21 Kris Acox
21 Kris Acox
Height: 6-6
Weight: 215
Year: Senior
Hometown: Reykjavik, Iceland
High School: Kvennaskolinn I Reykjavik School
Position: Forward

2015-16: Made 34 starts and appeared in all 35 games as a junior... Averaged 8.9 points and 5.8 rebounds per game, while ranking second in the SoCon with a 61.4% field goal percentage... Contributed 9.7 points per game and shot 63.9% from the field in 18 SoCon contests... Posted four double-doubles, including 17 points and 11 rebounds in the SoCon Semifinals versus ETSU... Scored a career-high 19 points and added 10 boards versus Bluefield.... Played for his native Iceland in the EuroBasket 2017 qualifiers in August and September, helping his country qualify for next summer's finals... Averaged 6.0 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.0 steals per game to help Iceland advance out of Group A with a 4-2 record.

2014-15: Played in 32 games and made 30 starts, while averaging 7.5 points and a SoCon-leading 7.0 rebounds per game as a sophomore... Earned All-SoCon Tournament honors by averaging 8.3 points and 6.5 rebounds per game to help Furman to the SoCon finals... Broke his foot six minutes into the title game after scoring six points and blocking two shots... Posted seven double-doubles on the season, including 14 points and a career-best 17 rebounds at ETSU... Netted 12 points and produced another 17-rebound outing in a February win versus Western Carolina.

2013-14: Appeared in 16 games and made two starts before a foot injury cut short his freshman campaign... Averaged 3.7 points and 4.8 rebounds per game... Contributed 5.3 points and 4.5 rebounds per game in four SoCon contests, while connecting on 9-of-11 field goal attempts... Shot 54.8% (23-42) from the field for the season... Tallied a season-best 13 points to go with eight rebounds versus Mars Hill... Pulled down nine boards at College of Charleston... Totaled eight points on 4-for-4 shooting and six rebounds in final appearance of the season at Samford.

 

High School: Played for Kvennaskolinn I Reykjavik in 2012 and 2013... Helped the pro team to a 14-13 record and earned second round all-star team honors in 2013.  Guided the youth side to a 21-3 record and 18-20 age group title while earning team and final MVP honors in 2012... Began his career at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, S.C., where he garnered all-conference accolades as a sophomore.