Marquis  Wright
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Marquis Wright

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waldorf, MD

High School:
North Point

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 161

Position:
G

12/03/2016

Opening Statement

Clareth’s Career Night Propels Saints to MAAC Opening Win, Patsos to 200th Victory

11/30/2016

#FranciscanCup Central - Siena at St. Bonaventure (8 PM - TWCSC)

Saints Look to Capture Fourth Straight Franciscan Cup

11/30/2016

St. Bonaventure Fends Off Saints to Reclaim Franciscan Cup

Bisping Erupts for 23 and 13 in Hard Fought Defeat

11/27/2016

#AlbanyCup Central - Siena at UAlbany (7 PM - TWCSC)

Saints Travel to SEFCU Arena Looking to Retain Albany Cup

11/27/2016

UAlbany Reclaims Albany Cup

Great Danes Fend Off Saints' Second Half Rally

12/04/2016

Men's Basketball vs. Fairfield (12/3/16)

Men's Basketball vs. Fairfield (12/3/16)

11/28/2016

#AlbanyCup - Men's Basketball at UAlbany (11/27/16)

#AlbanyCup - Men's Basketball at UAlbany (11/27/16)

11/23/2016

Men's Basketball vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11/23/16)

Men's Basketball vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11/23/16)

11/18/2016

Men's Basketball at #7/8 Kansas (11/18/16)

Men's Basketball at #7/8 Kansas (11/18/16)

11/15/2016

Siena vs. George Washington

Nov. 15, 2016

GENERAL:
  • Preseason Third Team All-MAAC selection
  • The starting point guard
  • Excellent decision maker with a great handle
  • Ideal floor general for Patsos' up-tempo style
  • Gets after it defensively and gets the ball and goes on makes and misses
  • Great floor vision, can score in transition and knock down the outside jumper
  • Quiet leader who has full respect of teammates
  • Traveled to Croatia in summer of 2015 with college all-star team led by assistant coach Greg Manning

2015-16:
  • Led team in scoring (17.3), assists (4.6), steals (2.1) and three-point field goal percentage (.548) prior to missing 15 games in the middle of the season with a stress fracture in his right foot
  • Named MAAC Player of the Week (12/28) after posting double-double with 20 points and 10 assists in Franciscan Cup victory over sister school St. Bonaventure (12/22)
  • Dished out 93 assists, averaging team-best 4.9 assists per game
  • Posted five 20-point performances
  • Shot 44.1% from three-point range after having shot a combined 24.1% over his first two seasons
  • Scored 20 points and added seven rebounds, five assists and three steals in season-opener at fifth ranked Duke (11/13)

2014-15:
  • Received Doc Marcelle (team) Most Valuable Player Award
  • Led MAAC with 5.1 assists per game, and was second in conference with two steals per game
  • Only Saint to start all 31 games
  • Second on team with 12.5 points per game, and fifth with 4.2 rebounds per game
  • Scored career-high 31 points and made 12-15 shots in 69-67 loss at Fordham (12/1)
  • Scored 24 points and dished out six assists in home win over Bucknell (12/28)
  • Reached double figures in 21 games
  • Had nine assists in tight season-opening loss to UMass (11/14) and 68-67 win at Fairfield (1/11)

2013-14:
  • 2013-14 Kyle Macy Freshmen All-American Team (one of 25)
  • Siena College Male Rookie of the Year
  • MAAC All-Rookie Team selection
  • Three-time MAAC Rookie of the Week (11/25, 1/20 and 2/3)
  • 199 assists tied for fourth most in program history (second among freshmen) and 5.2 assists per game tied for 16th most
  • Posted double-doubles against Quinnipiac (2/1) and Manhattan (2/21)
  • Averaged 8.7 points and 5.2 assists (second in MAAC) and 34.7 minutes (sixth in MAAC)
  • Collected 10 assists or more four times

BEFORE SIENA:
  • Gatorade Player of the Year in Maryland (2013)
  • Led North Point to three straight Maryland 4A East Region titles
  • Averaged 16.6 points, 6.1 assists, 4.7 rebounds and 3.9 steals in leading the Eagles to a 24-3 record and a state semifinal appearance as a senior
  • Two-time Southern Maryland Athletic Conference MVP
  • Concluded his high school career with 1,084 points, 560 assists, 325 rebounds and 290 steals as a four-year varsity player
  • Maintained a GPA over 3.0 and was very active in his hometown community

PERSONAL:
  • Son of Walter Wright and Shirley Davis-Wright
  • Chose Siena because he liked the campus and the feel of the team

THE WRIGHT FILE:

Nickname: Quis
Major: Creative Arts
Best moment at Siena: Hitting the game winner against St. Bonaventure as a freshman
My goal for the upcoming season: Be the best player in the MAAC
Player I most relate to on the team: Javion Ogunyemi
If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Dubai
If I could have any pet, I would have: a Cheetah
When I'm not playing, you can find me: In the mall
Favorite TV show: Martin
Favorite Vacation spot: Miami
Favorite Website: 23isback.com
Favorite Food: Mac and Cheese
Favorite Movie: The Dark Knight
Favorite Pro Athlete: Carmelo Anthony

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