21 Corey Spraggins
21 Corey Spraggins
Height: 6-5
Weight: 215
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Decatur, GA
High School: Decatur
Position: F
Major: Pre-Business
Parents: Brian & Sherina Clough

Career: After three season of action, he has played in 75 games and drawn 34 starting assignments ... Has scored in double figures in seven contests ... Holds down the No. 8 position on the school's all-time chart in field goal percentage (.487).

Junior (2010-11): Saw action as a reserve in all 25 games ... Averaged 13.1 minutes, 2.7 points and 2.5 rebounds per contest ... Totaled a season-high 14 points (second high on the team), hitting four-of-five from the floor and five-of-seven from the foul line, in an 80-67 win over Covenant College (Dec. 7) ... Snatched a season-high seven rebounds in 19 minutes vs. Averett (Nov. 19) ... Successful on three-of-five from the field, including both of his three-point attempts, and registered nine points vs. Huntingdon (Jan. 2) ... Back-to-back outings of five rebounds vs. Piedmont (Jan. 3) and Rochester (Jan. 8).

Sophomore (2009-10):  Started 24 of the team's 25 games ... Averaged 18.6 minutes, 5.8 points and 2.9 rebounds per outing ... Scored in double figures in four of the squad's first five contests and registered six games of 10 or more points ... Tallied 14 of his career-high 19 points in the second half and snagged a personal-best 10 rebounds in notching his first career double-double as Emory topped Huntingdon, 91-82 (Nov. 24) ... Finished the Huntingdon affair hitting six-of-nine from the floor and seven-of-nine from the charity stripe ... Scored seven of the Eagles' first nine points in overtime and finished with 13 points in an 85-81 season-opening win at Oglethorpe (Nov. 19) ... Grabbed a team-high eight rebounds and chipped in 15 points, hitting seven-of-10 from the field (one free throw), in a 95-81 triumph at LaGrange (Nov. 29) ... Ended the campaign shooting 50.4 percent (58-of-115) from the floor ... Team's top rebounder in two games ... Solid effort at home vs. Greensboro College (Dec. 17), converting five-of-seven from the floor and both free throw attempts en route to 12 points in an 88-74 victory.

Freshman (2008-09):
Played in all 25 games and was in the starting lineup on 10 occasions ... Averaged 18.1 minutes and 3.2 points per game ... Stood fourth on the team in rebounding (3.4 rpg) ... Finished in the scoring column in 18 and had rebounds in 23 contests ... Drew a starting nod vs. Piedmont (Dec. 18) and led the team with a season-high tying seven rebounds with four of those coming on the offensive end of the floor ... Good effort vs. Birmingham Southern (Nov. 21), tying Chad Hixon for the team lead with seven boards, and picking up eight points in 20 minutes ... Sank four-of-six and tied his season best with eight points vs. Sewanee (Dec. 9) ... Started the last six games of the season including a 30-minute stint vs. Washington University (Feb. 13) where he paced the team with six rebounds ... Led or shared the club's high in rebounding on three occasions.


High School: Four-year member of the basketball program at Decatur High School ... Was coached by Carter Wilson ... Served as team captain his senior season ... Averaged 15.8 points, 8.0 rebounds and 4.0 assist per game his final year ... 2007-08 honorable mention pick to state and city teams for the 2007-08 season ... First Team All-Region.

Personal:  Born November 7, 1989.

Career Stats

Year GP-GS FG-FGA PCT 3pt
FG-FGA
PCT FT-FTA PTS AVG REB AVG
2010-11 25-0 21-45 .467 3-6 .500 23-32 68 2.7 63 2.5
2009-10 25-24 58-115 .504 3-13 .231 25-37 144 5.8 73 2.9
2008-09 25-10 30-64 .469 0-1 .000 19-27 79 3.2 86 3.4
TOTAL 75-34 109-224 .487 6-20 .300 67-96 301  4.0 222  2.9

 

 Career Highs

Points 19  at Huntingdon, Nov. 24, 2009
  15  at LaGrange, Nov. 29, 2009
Rebounds 10  at Huntingdon, Nov. 24, 2009 
FGs at LaGrange, Nov. 29, 2009
FGAs 12  at Oglethorpe, Nov. 19, 2009
Steals at Oglethorpe, Nov. 19, 2009 


Quote: "I chose Emory because of its academic prestige and the chance to stay close to my family."