LSU Gold
Position
Guard
Height
6'3
Weight
180
Class
Junior
Hometown
Covington, La.
High School
St. Paul's HS

(updated 5/10/05)

JUNIOR SEASON (2004-05)
Elected to end his basketball career after four years, leaving with the class he came in with — Antonio Hudson, Xavier Whipple and Paul Wolfert … Played in four games against Tulane (11-19), UNO (11-24), Mississippi State (1-29) and Auburn (3-11) … Appeared in 13 games in his career at LSU.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2003-04)
Played in two contests, at home against the University of Arkansas (2-7) and in the SEC Tournament game against South Carolina … Served on the scout team that prepared LSU for the various opponents it would face during the course of the year.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2002-03)
Played in seven games, making both of his field-goal attempts, during the season, scoring two points against Prairie View (12-17) and Houston (1-8) … Appeared in the McNeese State (12-7), Prairie View (12-17), Houston (1-8), Centenary (1-15), Arkansas (2-22), Auburn (2-26) and the SEC Tournament game versus Arkansas (3-13).

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2001-02)
Did not appear in any games, but was a part of the practice regiment for the Tigers and Coach Brady.

PRIOR TO LSU
Played for coach Gene Bennet at St. Paul’s … Scored more than 1,000 points in his three-year career at St. Paul’s … Named Most Valuable Player of the District his senior year … Averaged 18 points, four rebounds, four assists and three steals per game his senior season.

PERSONAL
Born in Metairie on March 25, 1982 … Full named is Joshua Simon Maravich … Nickname is “Bird” … Parents are the late Peter Maravich and his wife, Jackie … One older brother, Jaeson … His father, the leading all-time scorer in Division I basketball, played at LSU from 1967-70, earning All-America honors three times and one of three basketball players to ever have their number retired at LSU … Said he chose the school because “I’ve been waiting to attend LSU ever since I was a kid” … Major is general studies … Favorite NBA player is Kevin Garnett.

MARAVICH’S CAREER TOTALS

Year G/GS Min. FG/FGA FG% 3FG/FGA 3FG% FT/FTA Pct. Reb-Avg. PF/D A TO BLK STL PTS-AVG
2002-03 7-0 10 2-2 1.000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0.0 1-0 0 2 0 0 4-0.6
2003-04 2-0 1 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0.0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0-0.0
2004-05 4-0 5 0-1 .000 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0-0.0 1-0 0 1 0 0 0-0.0
Totals 13-0 16 2-3 .667 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0-0.0 2-0 0 3 0 0 4-0.3

Maravich’s Career Highs
Points: 2, twice
Rebounds:
FGM: 1, twice
FGA: 2, three times
3-PT FGM:
3-PT FGA: 1, vs. Tulane, 11-19-04
FTM:
FTA:
Assists:
Blocks:
Steals:
Min. Played: 3, vs. Centenary, 1-15-03
Highest Scoring Games
1. 2 — vs. Prairie View, 12-17-02
1. 2 — vs. Houston, 1-8-03

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