Valuable member of the Bucknell corps of reserves ... one of the most experienced players in the program and knows Pat Flannery’s system well ... can be a dangerous long-range shooter ... not afraid to come off the bench firing ... good instincts on the glass ... solid defender ... looking to earn fourth varsity letter in 2002-03.
2001-02 Appeared in 21 games, including two starts, with the bulk of his court time coming early in the season ... drew starts against South Florida and Hofstra at the USF Shooutout in late December ... scored season-high seven points on 3-of-4 shooting against Vermont (11/17/01) ... connected on a pair of clutch 3-pointers late in the Albany game (12/5/01) ... the second trey tied the game with 0:17 left ... also drilled two 3-pointers at Rider (11/20/01) ... shot 4-for-6 from field in home games ... committed only five turnovers in last 16 appearances of the season.
2000-01 Played in 27 games, starting eight when co-captain Jake Ramage was out with an injury ... averaged 2.3 ppg. and 2.1 rpg. in just over 12 minutes of court time per game ... posted career-best with nine rebounds against Rider (12/5/00) ... had career-high 10 points at Penn State (12/22/00) ... added eight points against Rider and Virginia.
1999-2000 Saw limited action in eight games with the varsity, scoring 12 points, grabbing five rebounds, and making two steals in 22 minutes of play ... scored a season-high seven points and registered two steals and an assist in win over Haverford (1/5/00) ... leading scorer on the junior varsity team, averaging 15.1 points per game ... tallied a season-high 27 points in a 95-90 overtime setback to Gettysburg (1/20/00).
HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL Earned three letters on the basketball team at Bishop Ireton High School ... team captain as a junior and senior ... led his team to the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference playoffs for the first time ever during his senior year ... won the Cardinal Award after leading Bishop Ireton in rebounds (6.6 rpg), assists (2.7 apg), field goal percentage (.510), free throw percentage (.690) and three-point percentage (.500) ... also averaged 11.2 ppg ... management major at Bucknell ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... son of Gladelle and John Hardenbergh ... sister, Jackie, started as a freshman and sophomore at Guilford College and helped lead her team to its first two NCAA Tournament appearances in 2000 and 2001 ... engaged to Bucknell women’s basketball player Desire Almind ... born Sept. 4, 1980.