2005-2006...Appeared in all 28 games, averaging 4.8 ppg...Led team shooting 84.6% from the free-throw line...Averaged 6.8 points over final five games of regular-season, converting nine of 21 (43%) 3-pointers...Saints were 5-2 when he made at least two 3-pointers...Scored career high 18 points going 5-8 from 3-point range in season finale against Niagara(2/25)...Reached double figures three times (Saints were 2-1 in those games)...Scored six points or more 12 times (Saints were 9-3 in those games).
2004-2005... Played 19 games... Missed first five games of season with a broken left hand... Comeback game saw eight points at Winthrop (12/5)... Recorded double-figures in scoring twice... In each of his double-digit scoring games, he converted three 3-pointers... Was held scoreless over final seven games averaging just under four minutes per game.
2003-2004...Appeared in all 30 games last season...Reached double-figures five teams, highlighted by 17-point outburst before a nationally televised audience (ESPN2) at Fairfield (1/31)...Shot 36% from 3-point range converting team-high 42 threes...Shot 77.8% from the free throw line...Started three games... Named MAAC Rookie of the Week (11/24) following his collegiate debut where he scored five points and grabbed seven rebounds vs. Albany (11/21)...Played 28 minutes and scored 11 points (3-for-5 from 3-point range) in narrow loss to NCAA Tournament participant Providence (12/28).
BEFORE SIENA...Attended highly-regarded Blair Academy in New Jersey as a senior...Was selected Third Team All-State in New Jersey following senior year, where he set a school record for 3-pointers in a season...Named Section II MVP as a junior at Broadalbin-Perth High School...Honored as a Channel 13 All-Star and a member of the Foothills All-Star Team...Led Broadalbin-Perth to back-to-back Section Championships as a sophomore and junior...Named Most Improved Student and listed on Principal's List as a senior.
PERSONAL...Born June 11, 1984 in Schenectady, N.Y... A marketing and management major.
The Mike Beers File
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be: Laguna Beach, why not?
One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: I play the piano
If they made a movie about my life, the actor who played me would be: Vince Vaughn
The thing I like most about Siena is: The family atmosphere
My advice to children: To always have fun
The quality I like most about Coach McCaffery is: His passion for the team
My favorite website is: www.addictinggames.com
My idols are: My parents
My best Siena basketball moment will be: Winning the MAAC tournament
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Italy
If I could have one person call my best play, it would be: Coach B (Mitch Buonaguro)
The most important lesson playing college basketball has taught me is: What my priorities are
My favorite book is: The Da Vinci Code (Dan Brown)
My favorite flavor of ice cream: Mint Chocolate Chip
Points: 18 vs. Niagara 2/25/06
Rebounds: 7 vs. UAlbany 11/21/03
Assists: 3 twice MR: at St. Peter's 2/4/06
Steals: 4 Twice last at Rider 2/12/06
FG Made: 6 MR: vs. Niagara 2/25/06
FG Attempted: 12 vs. Monmouth 12/2/03
3FG Made: 5 vs. Niagara 2/25/06
3FG Attempted: 8 vs. Niagara 2/25/06
FT Made: 6 at Rider 2/12/06
FT Attempted: at Rider 2/12/06
Minutes: 35 vs. Niagara 2/25/06
MIKE BEER'S CAREER STATS