Karl

Charles

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Forward
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 194
Year: Junior
Hometown: Roselle, N.J.
High School: Rutgers Prep

Bio

• Enters the season ranked seventh all-time at Holy Cross in career free throw percentage (.798, 225 of 282) and eighth in career average minutes played (29.7)

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016-2017:
• Named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week on Nov. 29
• Played in 32 games on the season, starting 30 times
• Averaged 9.4 points, 3.7 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 1.6 steals per contest
• Hit 80.5 percent of his free throws, 37.5 percent of his three-pointers
• Posted a 1.83-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio
• Ranked fifth in the Patriot League in free throw percentage, fifth in assist-to-turnover ratio, ninth in assists, ninth in steals and 27th in scoring
• Finished the season 124th in the nation in steals, 155th in assist-to-turnover ratio, 174th in free throw percentage and 209th in assists
• Led the team in assists 18 times, steals eight times, rebounding six times, scoring four times and blocks twice
• Scored in double figures 15 times, including a pair of 20-point games
• Totaled 24 points, two rebounds and two steals in the victory at Army, while hitting eight of 10 field goal attempts and all six of his free throws
• Led the team with 20 points, five rebounds, four assists and three steals in the win over Lafayette
• Recorded a team-high 16 points, three rebounds and three assists at New Hampshire
• Led the team with 15 points, five rebounds and two assists in the win over Lehigh
• Totaled 14 points, eight assists, four rebounds and three steals in the victory over Quinnipiac
• Finished with 14 points, nine assists and five rebounds in the victory over South Carolina State
• Recorded 14 points, four rebounds, two assists and two steals in the victory at Harvard
• Totaled 13 points, six assists, three rebounds and two steals in the victory at Colgate
• Had 12 points, four rebounds and three assists in win over American
• Totaled 12 points, four rebounds and three steals at Rhode Island
• Posted 12 points, eight assists and seven rebounds against Monmouth
• Finished with 11 points, seven assists and two steals at Bucknell
• Totaled 10 points, four assists and three rebounds at Navy in the Patriot League Quarterfinals
• Recorded 10 points, three rebounds and two assists against Bucknell
• Filled up the stat line with 10 points, six rebounds, five assists and two steals in the victory over Marist
• Recorded nine points, four assists and three steals in the win over Loyola (Md.)
• Posted nine points, six assists and four rebounds at Boston University
• Named preseason third team All-Patriot League by College Sports Madness

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015-2016:
• Earned Patriot League All-Tournament and All-Rookie honors
• Selected as the Patriot League Rookie of the Year by Hoops HD
• Named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week on Dec. 14, Jan. 4 and Jan. 11
• Selected as the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week on Jan. 11
• Started all 35 games on the season
• Averaged 10.6 points, 4.2 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.1 steals and 0.5 blocks per game, while hitting 79.2 percent of his free throws (122 of 154)
• Ranked seventh in the Patriot League in free throw percentage, 12th in assists, 14th in blocked shots, 14th in steals and 26th in scoring
• Led the team in steals 13 times, in blocked shots 13 times, in assists 12 times, in rebounding 10 times and in scoring eight times
• Scored in double-figures 19 times, including three 20-point games
• Tied the school single-season records for games played and games started
• Had five points and two rebounds vs. Oregon in the NCAA Tournament
• Tallied eight points, three rebounds and two assists in the NCAA Tournament victory over Southern
• Had four points, three rebounds and four assists in the Patriot League championship game victory at Lehigh
• Tallied eight points and five assists in the Patriot League semifinals at Army
• Recorded 10 points, six assists and five rebounds in the Patriot League quarterfinal win at Bucknell, including five points in the second overtime
• Totaled 23 points, six rebounds, six steals, three assists and two blocks in the Patriot League Tournament first round victory at Loyola (Md.)
• Led the team with 21 points, eight rebounds, five assists, four blocks and three steals in the win over Colgate
• Posted 20 points and 15 rebounds in the victory over Army
• Had 17 points, seven rebounds and three assists against American
• Led the team with 17 points and eight rebounds against Loyola (Md.)
• Finished with 16 points, five rebounds, three steals and two assists at Navy
• Totaled 15 points, five rebounds and three assists at Loyola (Md.)
• Posted 15 points, six rebounds and five assists in the win over Boston U.
• Led the team with 15 points and seven rebounds vs. Sacred Heart
• Tallied 13 points, three assists and two blocks at Boston University
• Totaled 13 points, five rebounds and three assists against Bucknell
• Tallied 13 points, three assists and two steals in the victory at Hartford

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach Alex Mahony at Rutgers Prep School in Somerset, N.J.
• Served as team captain during his senior year
• Averaged 15.6 points, 8.2 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.6 steals as a senior
• Led the Argonauts to an overall record of 22-7 during his senior season
• Named All-Area by the Courier News following his senior year
• A two-time All-County selection
• A McDonald's All-America nominee
• Played AAU ball for Sports U. / Team Izod under coach Brian Coleman

PERSONAL:
• Son of Yvens and Graceline Charles
• Has two brothers (Jonah and Sebastian)
• Majoring in Economics

Charles' Career Statistics

  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2015-16   35-35  993  28.4  110  260  .423  29  102  .284  122  154  .792  42  104  146  4.2  74  86  74  20  37  371  10.6 
2016-17   32-30  994  31.1  83  195  .426  33  88  .375  103  128  .805  21  84  105  3.3  90  117  64  51  302  9.4 
TOTAL  67-65  1987  29.7  193  455  .424  62  190  .326  225  282  .798  63  188  251  3.7  164  203  138  24  88  673  10.0 
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