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Cortez Seales
Player Profile:
Cortez Seales 2221841
Position: Guard
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Eldridge, Iowa
High School: North Scott
Major: Communication
Experience: High School

2016-17 (Sophomore): Named the Big Sky Reserve of the Year ... Averaged a career-high 8.5 ppg in 30 total games ... Came off the bench in the final 29 games after starting the season opener vs. Crown ... Reached double figures 12 times with six of those efforts coming in Big Sky play and two more at the Big Sky Tournament ... Upped his scoring average to 9.6 ppg ... Scored  21 points in a home win over Eastern Washington (Feb. 9), then topped that effort with a career-high 23-point output two weeks later in overtime win at Northern Colorado (Feb. 25) ... Had 10 points and a career-high nine rebounds in a road win at Idaho State (Feb. 16) ... Opened the Big Sky Tournament with a 15-point effort in a win over Portland State (Mar. 9) ... Added 12 points and a key last-second block to force overtime in the Big Sky Championship win over Weber State (Mar. 11) ... Earned second letter.

2015-16 (Freshman):
Appeared in 30 games and made nine starts during first collegiate season ... Averaged ... Erupted for a season-high 27 points in collegiate debut against Minnesota-Morris (Nov. 13), finishing 11-for-15 from the field ... Finished with nine double-digit scoring games and averaged 7.5 ppg for the campaign ... Averaged 12.3 ppg in three games at the FGCU Hilton Garden Inn Classic, including an 18-point effort vs. Youngstown State (Nov. 23) ... Missed three Big Sky games with an injury, but was one of team's top scoring threats off the bench in league play, averaging 5.9 ppg in 15 contests ... Scored 13 points in a 101-59 rout at Northern Arizona (Jan. 21) and had a pair of 10-point outings in two Big Sky Tournament wins vs. Southern Utah (Mar. 8) and Idaho State (Mar. 10) ... Closed out season with a 16-point outing in overtime loss to UC Irvine (Mar. 16) in opening round of CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament ... Earned first letter.

Before UND:
The combo guard was a four-year starter at North Scott High School and finished his prep career as the school's all-time leading scorer with 1,392 points ... As a senior, led the Lancers to the first state title in program history ... Captured Class 4A all-state honors after each season, earning Iowa Newspaper Association first-team accolades as senior (17.4 ppg, 6.0 rpg, 1.8 agp), junior (16.8 ppg, 6.4 rpg, 3.0 apg) and sophomore (14.3 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 3.8 apg) and second-team honors as a freshman (10.9 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 3.4 apg) ... Named to The American Family Insurance All-USA Iowa Elite First Team ... Also earned First-Team All-Mississippi Athletic Conference honors all four seasons and was league MVP as a senior.

Personal: Son of Curtis and Pam Seales.

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