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2 Stephen Brown
Lightning-quick point guard who has become one of the Patriot League's top playmakers ... gained valuable experience during a productive rookie season, then took his game to the next level during an all-star sophomore year ... has a good outside shot and can also penetrate to the rim ... dangerous in transition ... tenacious on-ball defender ... 8th on Bucknell's career assists chart.

2016-17
Second Team All-Patriot League and Patriot League All-Defensive Team honoree ... enjoyed a terrific junior year ... averaged 11.1 ppg to rank 4th on the team ... 167 assists (4.8 apg) tied for 7th on Bucknell's single-season list ... 57 steals tied for 10th all-time ... shot 45.8 FG%, 40.2 3FG%, 67.7 FT% ... led the league and ranked 28th nationally in assist/TO ratio (2.65) ... also ranked 3rd in PL in assists, 8th in steals, 9th in 3FG%, 15th in FG%, 22nd in scoring ... 21 double-digit scoring games, including 2 with 20+ ... 19 games with 5+ assists ... had a big game against Manhattan in the opener with 11 pts., 6 asst., 5 reb., 4 stl. ... scored 7 pts. in final 3 min. to help seal the win ... bounced back from a couple of tough games with a great performance in the win at Vanderbilt ... tallied 15 pts. (5-11 FG, 2-3 3FG), including a tie-breaking jumper with 2:30 left that gave Bucknell the lead for good ... had 9 pts., 5 asst., 3 stl. in 24 min. in rout of Norfolk State ... 12 pts., 6 asst. in win over Northern Colorado in Las Vegas ... recorded 8 asst., 5 reb. in win over Richmond ... strong game at La Salle with 15 pts., 6 asst., 3 stl. ... set career high with 9 reb. to go with 9 pts., 5 asst., 2 stl., 0 TOs in win at Fairfield ... big game at Siena with 16 pts. (5-9 FG, 2-3 3FG, 4-4 FT), 6 asst., career-high 5 stl. ... scored 8 of his 11 pts. in decisive late-game run in win over Mount St. Mary's ... scored 16 pts. and hit career-high 3 3FGs vs. Princeton (all in final 11 seconds of game) ... came up with a steal and breakaway layup to snap a 53-53 tie with 1:13 left in win at Navy ... 10 pts., 7 asst. in home win over Army ... set career high with 12 FGA (5-12) in that game ... led team with 7 reb. in addition to 9 pts. in win at American ... matched career high with 21 pts. (8-12 FG, 3-5 3FG) along with 6 asst., 3 stl., 0 TO in road win at Colgate ... had 13 pts. (5-9 FG, 3-4 3FG), 7 asst. in home win over Loyola ... also held high-scoring Loyola guard Andre Walker to 2 FG & 6 pts. one game after he had 35 vs. Boston U. ... 11 pts., 8 asst., 2 stl. while holding All-PL guard Nick Lindner to 3 pts. (1-5 FG) at Lafayette ... made a career-high 4 3FGs and scored 14 pts. in win at Army ... attempted career-high 14 shots at Lehigh and scored 15 pts. (6-14 FG) ... efficient effort in home win over Colgate with 15 pts. (5-6 FG, 3-4 3FG, 2-2 FT), 7 asst., 1 TO ... near-perfect shooting night in win at Boston U. with 14 pts. (4-5 FG, 2-2 3FG, 4-4 FT), 5 asst. ... set career highs for 3FG and 3FGA when he went 5-10 in home win vs. Lafayette ... finished with 17 pts., 9 asst., 0 TO in that 30-pt. win ... led all scorers with 20 pts. (7-13 FG, 4-8 3FG) along with 6 asst. in PL Tourney win over Army ... 12 pts., 6 reb., 4 asst. with no TOs in PL final vs. Lehigh ... terrific performance in NCAA Tournament game vs. West Virginia, with 18 pts., 4 asst., 5 stl. and only 1 TO against the WVU high-pressure defense.

2015-16
Enjoyed a breakout sophomore season ... started every game at point guard and earned Third Team All-Patriot League and Patriot League All-Defensive Team honors ... Bucknell's 4th-leading scorer at 9.2 ppg ... averaged 11.2 ppg and shot 56.3 FG% in league play ... also averaged 5.3 apg, 3.3 rpg and 1.3 spg ... shot 49.2 FG%, 32.6 3FG% and a league-best 83.3 FT% ... also ranked 2nd in Patriot League in assists, 2nd in assist-turnover ratio (2.7), 5th in steals, 11th in FG% ... started at point guard on opening night vs. Shenandoah and dished out a career-high 7 asst. to go with 3 pts., 5 reb. ... strong game in win at Robert Morris with 7 pts., 6 asst. ... had 12 pts. (3-6 FG, 1-1 3FG, 5-6 FT), 5 asst. vs. Siena ... made 7-7 FTs and had 9 pts., 3 asst. vs. Columbia ... had 5 pts., 4 asst. and career-high 3 stl. at N.C. State ... recorded 10 pts. (5-7 FG) and career-high 8 asst. at Princeton ... strong all-around game vs. Fairfield with 10 pts., 7 asst. and career-high 7 reb. ... brilliant performance in home win over Navy with career-high 18 pts. (5-8 FG, 8-8 FT), 8 asst. ... had perfect shooting night (5-5 FG, 5-5 FT) with 15 pts. in home win over American ... set career high with 10 asst. along with 8 pts. (3-4 FG) in home rout of Holy Cross ... 9 of 10 asst. led to 3FGs ... in win at Lehigh had 14 pts. (5-6 FG, 2-2 3FG), 6 asst., 3 stl., 0 TO ... his 3FG with 2:29 left put Bucknell up 12 ... dished out 9 asst. with 10 pts., 3 stl., vs. Colgate ... re-set career high with 21 pts. (8-10 FG, 5-6 FT) in career-high 35 min. in win at Boston U. ... also had 5 reb., 4 asst., 3 stl. vs. the Terriers ... all 3 stl. were clean picks that led to breakaway layups ... named Patriot League Player of the Week after the Loyola/Boston U. road wins ... scored 9 of his 12 pts. in 2nd half to help Bucknell pull away from Lafayette at home ... led team with 13 pts., 3 stl. at American ... led team with 12 pts., 6 asst. in home rout of Loyola ... matched career high with 10 asst. along with 4 pts., 6 reb., 2 stl. in home win over Boston University ... tallied 16 pts., career-high 8 reb. in 2OT win at Lafayette ... scored key buckets with driving layups in final minute of regulation and 2OT ... played then-career-high 41 min. in that game ... made the team's defensive play of the year in the regular-season finale at Navy, stealing the ball from Shawn Anderson with less than 10 seconds remaining and Bucknell protecting a 2-pt. lead ... then made 2 FTs to clinch the win ... also had 9 pts., 6 asst., career-high 4 stl., and just 1 TO in that game ... 8 asst., 6 reb., in career-high 43 min. in PL Quarterfinal vs. Holy Cross ... had 9 pts., 5 asst., 3 stl., 0 TO in NIT game at Monmouth.

2014-15
Started the final 17 games of the season and played in 30 of 34 at point guard ... averaged 3.6 ppg, 1.4 apg in 14.7 mpg ... logged 42 assists and only 22 turnovers ... shot 44.0 FG%, 44.4 3FG% (8-18) but struggled at the foul line (47.5%) ... made collegiate debut at Michigan ... breakout game came at Villanova, where he played 25 min., ran the offense well and tallied 6 pts., 5 reb., 3 asst. ... 4 pts., 5 reb., 6 asst. in 26 min. vs. Mount St. Mary's ... hit first career 3FG at Toledo ... played well at Holy Cross with 7 pts. (3-3 FG) and 3 asst. in 20 min. ... made 1st career start vs. Navy (4 pts., 3 reb., 1 asst., 0 TO) ... scored 8 pts. (3-4 FG, 1-1 3FG) in home win over Army ... scored a season-high 15 pts. (4-5 FG, 2-2 3FG, 5-5 FT) with 3 asst. in win at Boston University ... hit 3-4 FGs, including a 3FG, and scored 8 pts. vs. Colgate ... pulled down 6 reb. in win at Navy ... was terrific in PL quarterfinal win over Holy Cross with 12 pts., all in 2nd half.

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL
Full name is Stephen Lawrence Brown Jr. ... born March 27, 1996 in Fairfax, Va. ... son of Stephen and Nicole Brown ... has two sisters, Nikki and Stephanie ... basketball captain and team MVP all four years at Christ Chapel Academy in Woodbridge, Va. ... three-time Christ Chapel Male Athlete of the Year ... broke the school's all-time scoring record with 2,512 points ... also had 533 assists, 483 steals, 578 rebounds and 240 made 3-pointers ... became the first athlete at Christ Chapel to have his jersey retired ... was also the school's first athlete to receive a Division I scholarship ... three-time VISAA Division III First Team All-State selection and the 2014 Player of the Year ... led team to state finals in 2011 and 2014 ... ranked No. 8 among D.C., Maryland and Virginia point guards by DMVelite ... DMVelite All-Northern Virginia First Team and All-Metro Fourth Team in 2014 ... two-time winner of the Prince William County High School Hoopfest 3-point competition ... graduated with a 3.97 GPA and was a drummer with the school worship team ... made two mission trips to Albania ... did another mission trip to Colombia while at Bucknell ... major is psychology ... member of 2015 and 2017 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Position: Guard
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 165
Year: Junior
Hometown: Manassas, Va.
High School: Christ Chapel
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