Josh Sharp Athlete Profile

#12 Josh Sharp

Position: Forward Height: 6-7 Weight: 190 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2011-2015 Hometown: Highland, UT Mission: Houston, TX Last School: Utah

Personal

  • Parents are Joe and Debbie Sharp
  • Wife's name is Jordan and they have a daughter, Jaycee
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Houston

At Lone Peak High School

  • Played for Quincy Lewis
  • Helped the Knights to back-to-back state titles in 2007-08
  • Named first-team all-state by the Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune
  • A team captain as a senior
  • Averaged 13.5 points and 6.3 rebounds as a senior
  • Redshirted the 2008-09 season at Utah after graduating from Lone Peak


2011-2012 | Freshman Year

  • Played in 28 games
  • Received Bronze Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Posted season highs of 5 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 block and 1 steal
  • Had at least 1 offensive rebound in 11 games
  • Averaged 1.2 points and 1.4 rebounds
  • Knocked down first career 3-pointer vs. Prairie View A&M
  • Shot .391 from the field and .609 from the free throw line

2012-2013 | Sophomore Year

  • Was 15th in the WCC in all games in offensive rebounds and 9th in the WCC in conference games
  • Played in 32 games, started 22, recorded double-figure points 4 times, double-figure rebounds 3 times … did not play in the last four games of the season due to a strained Achilles
  • Had 3 or more offensive rebounds 11 times
  • Tied for second all-time at BYU with 9 offensive rebounds against Loyola Marymount in Provo
  • Led team in scoring once against No. 10 Gonzaga and in rebounding 4 times
  • Posted season highs of 14 points (at Gonzaga, vs. Santa Clara), 12 rebounds (vs. LMU), 2 assists (5 times), 2 steals (three times) and 2 blocks (twice)
  • Averaged 4.4 points, 3.9 rebounds, 0.7 assists and 0.4 steals, shot .567 from the field and .718 from the free throw line

2013-2014 | Junior Year

  • Posted season highs of 10 points (Loyola Marymount), 7 rebounds (Pacific), 3 assists (San Diego), 2 steals (at San Diego), 3 field goals made (Loyola Marymount), 4 free throws made (Loyola Marymount)
  • Scored 10 points and grabbed four rebounds against Loyola Marymount on Jan. 11
  • Grabbed seven rebounds and had 2 assists against Pacific on Jan. 30
  • Averaged 1.4 points and 2.4 rebounds and shot .630 from the field and .579 from the free throw line