Luke Worthington Athlete Profile

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#41 Luke Worthington

Position: Forward Height: 6-10 Weight: 245 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2013-2014 Hometown: Mequon, WI Last School: Homestead High School

Personal

  • Parents are John and Kris Worthington
  • Has one brother and two sisters
  • Also recruited by Butler, Princeton, Penn, Davidson, Yale, DePaul, Lehigh, Bucknell, Utah State and Saint Louis

At Homestead High School

  • Played for Kevin McKenna at Homestead High School
  • Ranked the No. 7 prospect in the class of 2013 in the state of Wisconsin and No. 43 among power forwards nationally by ESPN.com
  • One of seven Wisconsin players nominated for the McDonald's All-America Game
  • As a senior was a team captain and averaged 13.6 points and 10.0 rebounds per game
  • Led Homestead to a record of 13-7 overall and 8-4 in league play
  • Named Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association Division I All-State Honorable Mention
  • Named third-team All-Area by the Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel
  • Named first-team All-North Shore Conference
  • As a junior, averaged 12 points, 9 rebounds and 2 blocks
  • Led Homestead to a record of 15-5 overall and 10-3 in league play
  • Named first-team All-North Shore Conference
  • Played for Wisconsin Playground Elite coached by Duane "Ike" Wilson
  • Played football at Homestead, was a team captain and helped lead team to the 2012 Wisconsin state title
  • Received all-conference, all-region and all-state honors in football
  • Recruited by BYU and Wisconsin to play football
  • Maintained a GPA above 4.0 and was a member of the National Honor Society


2013-2014 | Freshman Year

  • Received Silver Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Posted season highs of 7 points (Santa Clara), 4 rebounds (at Saint Mary's), 2 field goals made (twice), 3 free throws made (Santa Clara).
  • Hit 2 of 3 from the field and 3 of 4 from the free throw line to score 7 points against Santa Clara on Feb. 6
  • Grabbed 4 rebounds, including 3 on the offensive end, and scored a point against Saint Mary's on Feb. 15
  • Started in games against Portland, San Diego and Loyola Marymount from Feb. 22 until March 8
  • Scored 5 points against Portland on Feb. 22
  • Scored 4 points against Mount St. Mary's
  • Averaged 1.0 points and 0.9 rebounds and shot .462 from the field