1 Justin Dehm
1 Justin Dehm
Height: 6-1
Weight: 182
Year: Senior
Hometown: Peoria, Ill.
High School: Richwoods High School
Position: Guard

2009-10 (JUNIOR):  Started in 22 of 30 games as a junior... averaged 8.7 points and 1.9 rebounds per game while recording a team-high 32 steals and ranking second in the team with 77 assists... converted on 34.5% (40x142) of his three-point attempts and 84.6% (44x52) of his trips to the foul line... led the Paladins in scoring twice including a season-high 22 points at Davidson... totaled 13 points, six assists and five steals versus South Carolina State.

 

2008-09 (SOPHOMORE):  Averaged 9.4 points and 2.8 assists per game in his second year as a Paladin...played in 29 games and earned 22 starts...ranked first on the squad with 81 assists and shot 34.6% (55x159) from three-point range...Poured in a season-high 19 points and grabbed five rebounds in a 72-70 upset victory of eventual league champion Chattanooga on February 7, 2009...buried five three-points in each of Furman’s contests against Chattanooga...totaled 16 points and six assists in 70-60 win over Georgia Southern.

 

2007-08 (FRESHMAN):  Named to the Southern Conference All-Freshman squad by the media after averaging 10.4 points per game and scoring in double figures 19 times as a rookie…appeared in all 30 games and earned 26 starts…made 62-of-163 (38.0%) three-point attempts and connected on a team-best 86.0 percent (49x57) of his free throw attempts…claimed SoCon Player of the Week honors after pouring in a career-high 23 points, including 4-of-7 three-point attempts, and earning Shamrock Classic All-Tournament team honors following Furman’s 67-62 victory over Howard…tallied 22 points on 5-of-9 shooting from long range versus Utah Valley State…contributed 17 points, a career-high eight rebounds, and three assists in 73-63 road win over The Citadel…led team in scoring eight times…averaged 9.6 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 2.1 assists in 20 SoCon games…buried a three-pointer in 23 of 30 games.

 

HIGH SCHOOL: 2007 graduate of Richwoods High School...basketball coach was Mike Ellis...member of four regional and two sectional championship teams...helped Richwoods to a state runner-up finish his junior year...earned fist team all-conference, Illinois Basketball Coaches Association second team all-state honors after averaging 14.2 points , 4.0 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game as a senior....landed first team all-conference, IBCA third team all-state, and first team all-tournament accolades as a junior after averaging 15.1 ppg and 2.2 apg...state 3-point tournament qualifier...played AAU ball with the Illinois Warriors coached by Larry Butler.

 

PERSONAL:  Full name is Justin Randal Dehm...son of Randy and Delaine Dehm...born May 26, 1988, in Peoria, Illinois...uncle, Gary Mogged, played football (quarterback) at Illinois State…majoring in history.