Ex-Gopher Miles Webb off to Slow Idaho Start

Former Minnesota Gopher Miles Webb, a 6-3, 195-pound shooting guard now at Idaho, is averaging 4.1 points and 1.8 rebounds per game for the Vandals, who are off to a 2-13 start this season. Webb signed with Idaho after playing as a sophomore at North Dakota School of Science and spending his freshman season at Minnesota.

Miles Webb was a Division I NJCAA honorable mention All-American as a sophomore and led NDSCS to the Mon-Dak Conference regular season championship after averaging 18.7 points per game. He was also a first-team all-Mon-Dak Conference selection. Webb shot 36 percent from the three-point line as he made 77 three-pointers on the season. He also shot 40 percent from the floor while averaging over five rebounds per game.

Webb has played in twelve games this season with no starts. He is shooting just 28% from the field, 25.8% from three-point range and 76.5% from the free throw line.

A 2004 graduate of Park Center High School, Webb left PCHS as the school's all-time leading scorer. He was an honorable mention Street & Smith's All-American, listed as a USA Today 2004 pre-spring top-100 player, ranked as a top 200 player by Athlons, rated as the 39th best wing in the country by Hoopmasters.com and was a Minnesota Mr. Basketball finalist. Webb was a three-time all-conference selection and averaged 19.8 points and six rebounds per game as a senior. As a sophomore, Webb averaged 19.1 points and seven rebounds per game while hitting 51 of 125 three-pointers. He set the school record for points (42) and three-pointers made (8) in a single game as a sophomore at Park Center.

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