Utes fall in semifinals to No. 3 seed Ducks
Senior scores 21 points and hit game-tying three-pointer
Runnin' Utes capture first Pac-12 tournament win in program history
Utes' senior big man receives honorable mention All-Pac-12
Runnin' Utes play USC in first round on Wednesday night at 7 p.m.
Started all 31 games and finished as the Utes' leading scorer (11.4 ppg), rebounder (6.2 rpg) and shot blocker (1.4 bpg) while shooting team bests of 55.2% from the floor (144-of-261) and 77.4% at the free throw line (65-of-84)...in the final Pac-12 statistical rankings finished fifth in blocks, seventh in FG%, ninth in rebounding, 10th in FT%, and 27th in scoring...posted a career-high 26 points at Oregon (3/3)...recorded three double-doubles (11/14 vs. SDCC, 12/3 at FSU and 2/18 vs. CU), all including a career-high 10 rebounds...registered a career-high eight blocks against Oregon State (2/4), the third-most ever in a game by a Ute...with 43 rejections on the season, moved into eighth place on the career blocks list at Utah with 106...also contributed 17 assists and 11 steals...knocked down his first career 3-pointer against Stanford (2/25).
Played in all 31 games, making 13 starts ... shot a team-best 61.8% from the field (76-of-123) and finished fourth on the squad at the free throw line at 71.7% (33-46) ... averaged 6.0 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.1 blocks per game ... tied career-high eight rebounds five times ... scored a season-best 16 points against San Diego ... tied career-high four blocks at Utah State and made career-high three steals vs. Colorado State ... 1.1 blocks per game ranked fifth in the MWC.
Redshirt Freshman (2009-10)
Appeared in 28 games, making two starts ... led the team in shooting percentage at 58.5% (55-of-94) ... shot 81.6% from the free throw line (31-of-36) ... averaged 5.0 points and 2.8 rebounds per game ... ranked fifth in the Mountain West Conference with 1.1 blocks per game, finishing the season with 30 rejections ... also made 10 steals ... logged career highs of 20 points (8-9 FG, 4-5 FT) and seven rebounds in his first career game against Idaho, logging the best collegiate debut by a Ute in more than 28 years ... starting for the injured David Foster at Colorado State, scored 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting, collected five rebounds, blocked two shots and made two steals.
Led Battle Creek Central to the district championship and regional finals as a senior and district championships as a junior ... became the all-time blocks leader at BCC and set a new school record for blocks in a season and blocks in a game ... averaged a double-double as a senior, with at least two triple-doubles (points, rebounds, blocks) ... named all-city, all-conference and all-state ... team captain as a senior ... ranked as the No. 86 player in the nation by Rivals.com ... also ranked by Rivals.com as the best center prospect in the Mountain West Conference in this class ... averaged 17 points, eight rebounds and five blocked shots per game as a junior.
Jason Washburn is the son of Bob Washburn and Dawn Lewis ... born June 5, 1990 ... majoring in Mass Communication.