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Patrick Cole   11
Patrick  Cole

RS Sophomore

Newark, N.J.

High School:
Newark Central

Last College:
Coppin State

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 221



  • Playmaker
  • Skilled, aggressive guard with a high ceiling
  • Brings good size to back court and Division I experience
  • Excellent with ball in his hands
  • Expected to be a major contributor this season

  • Redshirted season per NCAA transfer regulations

2012-13 (at Coppin State):
  • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference All-Rookie selection
  • Averaged 10.3 points, 2.8 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 22.4 minutes
  • Played in 31 of 32 games making 16 starts
  • Led the team in scoring in his first three college games, including 25-point effort in season-opener at USC
  • Tallied career-high 29 points including game-winning free throws in 67-65 overtime win at Hampton

  • Helped lead Newark to Group II State Championship as a senior averaging 11.2 points per game
  • Earned All-Essex County honors
  • Spent one season in post-graduate school at the Robinson School where he averaged 17.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game

  • Son of Patrick and Denise Cole
  • Plans to study broadcasting at Siena
  • Chose Siena because he feels comfortable in the Capital Region and with the people he met on visit


Nickname: PC
Major: Creative Arts
Something I like most about coach Patsos: His drive for success for the program
Player I most relate to on the team: Rob Poole
Something people would be surprised to know about me: Soccer was my first love
What is one thing you can't live without: My family
My biggest fan: My mother
My before game routine: Pray and listen to music
Best advice I ever received: Stay humble
Sport/position I always wanted to try: Soccer Goalie
My dream job: ESPN Sports Anchor
Favorite sports team: Denver Broncos
Favorite pro athlete: LeBron James
Favorite Actor: Kevin Hart

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