UND Roster

2010-11 Men's Basketball Roster

#5 Tom Kopko

Guard


Height 6'2''
Weight 187 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Chicago, IL
High School St. Laurence

SENIOR SEASON (2010-11):

Fourth-year walk-on guard for the Irish … has played in 19 career games, tallying 20 points.

JUNIOR SEASON (2009-10):

Played in a career-high eight games … scored a career-best eight points … played in the season-opening win over North Florida … made his only shot to finish with two points against Liberty … saw time against Kennesaw State, Northwestern, Idaho State and UCF … scored a season-high three points by hitting a three-pointer versus IUPUI … final action of the season came against Bucknell as he matched his season-high with three points by going 1-1 from beyond the arc.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2008-09):

Played in six games … broke his hand in practice in late December … saw action in the season opener against USC Upstate … scored a season-high four points against South Dakota … scored two points against Indiana … tallied one point in the Savannah State contest … also played against Furman and Delaware State.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2007-08):

Played in five games as a first-year walk-on member … saw action in his first collegiate contest versus Monmouth and grabbed two rebounds … also played in the Colgate game … came off the bench and played five minutes against Northern Illinois and scored five points for his first collegiate points … played three minutes against Brown.

AWARDS AND HONORS:

BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team (2009-10, 2008-09 and 2007-08).

HIGH SCHOOL:

Three-year starting varsity point guard at St. Laurence High School under head coach Dr. Tom Pallardy … averaged 16.8 points and 5.1 assists in his final high school season and 13.4 points and 4.7 assists in his junior campaign … scored over 1,100 points in his career … helped lead St. Laurence to its first win against rival Brother Rice in 14 years in scoring a season-high 29 points and 8 assists …served as captain during his senior season in which his squad compiled a final 19-8 mark and he led his team in both scoring and assists for the second consecutive year … named team MVP in final season while earning all-conference, all-area and all-state recognition … also was a first-team selection to the all-Chicago Catholic League … named Top Offensive Player as a junior after leading his team in both scoring and assists … was team captain and starting point guard for the 17-and-under AAU National Champion runner-up as a member of the Chicago Jaguars in 2005 … placed 56th out of 151 players at the 2006 ABCD Reebok Camp.

PERSONAL:

Full name is Thomas Frederick Kopko … middle of three children – has an older sister Beth and younger sister Catie … father Fred and sister Beth are both Notre Dame graduates … member of National Honor Society … class valedictorian … born 2-16-1988 in Chicago, Ill. … son of Fred and Mary Beth Kopko … graduated from the College of Arts and Letters as a sociology and computer applications major in 2011.

Kopko[apos]s Career Statistics

Season G-S Min/Avg FG-FGA Pct 3FG-3FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg Ast Stl Blk PF-D Pts/Avg
2007-08 5-0 11/2.2 2-4 .500 1-3 .333 0-1 .000 1 1 2 0.4 0 0 0 1-0 5/1.0
2008-09 6-0 12/2.0 3-7 .429 0-3 .000 1-2 .500 0 0 0 0.0 3 2 0 0-0 7/1.2
2009-10 8-0 13/1.6 3-6 .500 2-4 .500 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 2-0 8/1.0
2010-11 12-0 26/2.2 2-9 .222 1-5 .200 1-2 .500 2 1 3 0.3 3 0 0 0-0 6/0.5
Totals 31-0 62/2.0 10-26 .385 4-15 .267 2-5 .400 3 2 5 0.2 6 2 0 3-0 26/0.8

Kopko in the BIG EAST Conference

Season G-S Min/Avg FG-FGA Pct 3FG-3FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg Ast Stl Blk PF-D Pts/Avg
2007-08 1-0 1/1.0 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0-0 0/0.0
2008-09 0-0 0/0.0 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0-0 0/0.0
2009-10 0-0 0/0.0 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0-0 0/0.0
2010-11 4-0 4/1.0 1-2 .500 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 0 0-0 2/0.5
Totals 5-0 4/0.8 1-2 .500 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 0 0-0 2/0.4