ORU Career Notes
Holdman recently completed his third season at ORU in 2010-11 ... has played in 92 career games, with 37 starts ... owns career averages of 4.6 points and 2.7 rebounds.
Turned in another solid season as one of ORU’s top seven players … led ORU and ranked seventh in the Summit League with 1.3 steals per game (45 total) … scored in double figures seven times … enjoyed solid Summit League Tournament, averaging 6.7 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists in three games … turned in sensational performance at South Dakota State with a career-high 18 points, five assists, three rebounds and two steals … made a career-high four three-pointers against the Jackrabbits as part of a school-record 14-of-17 team effort from beyond the arc … scored 10 points with three rebounds and two steals in Summit championship game vs. Oakland … strong off the bench with seven points, four assists and zero turnovers in 30 minutes against IUPUI in Summit semifinals … was 6-of-6 from the field and scored 16 points in win at Southern Utah … enjoyed outstanding effort at Oakland with 16 points and seven rebounds … scored 12 points in loss at Akron … followed Akron effort with then career-high 15 points and four steals at North Dakota State … solid at home against Southern Utah with 7 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists and zero turnovers in 35 minutes … enjoyed strong game at Texas Tech with seven points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals … averaged 7.1 points and 3.1 rebounds in Summit League play.
Was the surprise of the season for the Golden Eagles … pressed into starting duty after point guards Hunter McClintock and Roderick Pearson each suffered season-ending knee injuries prior to Thanksgiving … played in all 33 games, including starts in the last 28 contests … averaged 5.5 points, 3.7 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.3 steals per game … also blocked 20 shots … scored in double figures six times … ORU was 5-1 when he scored at least 10 points … capped regular season with 11 points, seven rebounds, two assists, two blocks and two steals at UMKC … scored 10 points with three assists and three rebounds at Austin Peay … produced six points, six rebounds, three steals and two assists in home win over IUPUI … scored nine points and blocked four shots in overtime win at IPFW … also blocked four shots in the previous game against South Dakota State, becoming the first ORU player with back-to-back 4-block games since Shawn King in Dec. 2007 … scored eight points and grabbed six rebounds in home win over North Dakota State … scored 11 points at Western Illinois after being held scoreless in each of his previous two appearances … grabbed a career-high 8 rebounds in home win over IPFW … chipped in 10 points and four steals in home loss to Oakland … scored 11 points at North Dakota State while playing 36 minutes … picked up career-high five steals at South Dakota State; also scored eight points with three assists and three rebounds … tallied career-high 13 points in win over No. 13/12 New Mexico, including a trio of three-pointers … scored nine points while grabbing seven rebounds in 37 minutes at Indiana State … sank a career-best six free throws in home win over UMKC … dished career-high six assists in loss at UALR … hit a pair of 3-pointers vs. FAMU in making first career start … solid off the bench at Stanford, scoring five points and grabbing four rebounds in 17 minutes … had five points, two assists and five rebounds in home opener vs. NW Oklahoma State.
Played in 24 games before suffering a season-ending groin injury on Feb. 24 ... scored season-high 10 points in home win over Centenary ... also added three steals against the Gents ... backed up his effort against Centenary with seven points and three rebounds in following game against IPFW ... had five points and four rebounds in six minutes at UMKC ... played season-high 26 minutes against South Florida at the San Juan Shootout ... came off the bench with four points on 2-of-3 shooting at Missouri ... had four points, three assists and three rebounds vs. John Brown.
2008 graduate of East Central High in Tulsa ... Coached by Brian Morgan ... Helped lead the Cardinals to consecutive Class 5A state tournaments, including a runner-up finish in 2007 ... Enjoyed a standout senior season, earning second-team All-State honors from the Tulsa World and Daily Oklahoman after averaging 16.1 points, 5.7 rebounds, 4.2 steals and 3.7 assists per game ... Earned MVP honors at the Jenks Invitational after scoring 76 points in three games ... Runner-up for MVP at the prestigious Tournament of Champions ... Ended his career with 1,502 points ... Led the Cardinals to a 25-6 mark and the state tournament finals as a junior ... Garnered second-team all-metro honors after averaging 15.8 points per game ... First East Central product to play at ORU since Josh Atkinson (1999-2004).