5 Joey Getz
5 - Joey Getz
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Archbishop Wood
Position: G

2012-13: Converted ?ve ?eld goals (10 points) at Loyola on Nov. 14… Su?ered leg injury in second half vs. Towson on Dec. 1 and did not dress for the next ?ve games... Returned with 19-minute e?ort in reserve at Mount St. Mary’s (Dec. 29)- gave UMBC its lone lead of the second half on a reverse layup with seven minutes remaining, but a potential go-ahead jumper with just short with 37 seconds left ... Exploded for 16 points, hitting 8-of-12 shots from the ?oor vs. Maine on Feb. 2... Had tallied 11 points total in the previous six games... Named UMBC’s America East Player of the Game with 12 points vs. Vermont on Feb. 9... Converted a pair of treys and snared a season-best six caroms vs. the Catamounts... Hit 25-of-40 (62.5%) from the ?oor and averaged 12.0 ppg from Feb. 2-Feb. 23... Posted career highs in scoring (22 pts.) and free throws made (7) at UNH on Feb. 13... Played a season-high 29 minutes in the overtime loss to the Wildcats... Recorded UMBC’s ?rst 20-point game since Ryan Cook scored 21 vs. UNH on Jan. 9… Ended the campaign on a high note, scoring 13 points, including a 3-for-3 mark from behind the arc, in America East Tournament semifinal contest vs. Vermont... Hit 31-of-54 field goal attempts (57.4%) in the months of February and March and led the team with a 50.4 field goal percentage for the campaign.   


2011-12: Led UMBC in the exhibition win over CNJ with 15 points... Started the opener vs. Penn and played a team-high 36 minutes... Played game-high 36 minutes at St. John’s and recorded six assists and three steals. .. Led the team with 99 minutes played through three games... Suffered leg injury in the second half vs. Loyola on Nov. 17 and did not play for 12 games... Returned on Jan. 11 vs. Stony Brook and scored two points in 13 minutes in reserve... Scored seven first-half points in the win over Binghamton on Jan. 19... Tied for team-high with a season-best nine rebounds (23 minutes) vs. Maine on Feb. 4... Tallied 11 points and tied season-high with six assists in 31 minutes off the bench vs. Hartford on Feb. 7... Led UMBC in both rebounds and assists in the game... Scored season-high 12 points (4/6 fg) in his first start since Game No. 3 in the victory at Binghamton on Feb. 15... Averaged 10.3 ppg and shot 14-of-28 (50 percent) from the floor in four outings from Feb. 7-15. 


Background: Led the Philadelphia Catholic League in scoring with 21.0 points per game, racking up 504 points during the 2010-11 campaign… Amassed 1,242 career points, and was the fifth Viking ever to surpass the 1,000-point plateau…  Surpassed former Retriever Matt Spadafora (’09) on Archbishop Wood’s all-time scoring list… Broke his own single-game scoring record when he amassed 41 points in a Jan. 9, 2011 contest vs. West Catholic… Named to the Second Team Class AAA All-State squad in 2010-11, after earning Third Team honors in 2009-10… Also a Third Team All-City honoree after his senior campaign and earned First Team All-Catholic League honors as a junior and a senior… Led the Vikings to a 14-10 record in 2010-11, reaching the league quarterfinals… The squad was the first Archbishop Wood team to win a home league playoff game…  Enjoys golf and fishing and lists his favorite professional team as the Los Angeles Lakers… Has two younger brothers, Justin, who is 13 and Jordan, who is 7 … Son of Tina and Rob Getz… Born June 16, 1992.

Year   GP/GS MIns.  FG/A  Pct.  3pt. FG/A  Pct.  FT/A   Pct.  Reb.  Avg. PF/FO  TO  Blk.   Stl. Pts.   Avg.
 2011-12  18/4  418  31/85  .365  5/16  .313  23/30  .767  7-40-47  2.6  26/0  37  36  0  21  90  5.0
 2012-13  26/0  460  58/115  .504  14/28  .500  22/28  .786  13-32-45  1.7  40/0  29  32  0  19  152  5.8
 Totals  44/4  878  89/200  .445  19/44  .432  45/58  .776  20-72-92  2.1  66/0  66  68  0  40  242  5.5