UND Roster

2000-01 Men's Basketball Roster

#3 TROY MURPHY

F


Height 6-9
Weight 225
Hometown Morristown, NJ
High School Delbarton
Bio
  • Inducted in the Purcell Pavilion Ring of Honor on January 23, 2016.
  • Played three seasons for the Irish (1998-2001) and scored 2,011 points (21.2 ppg.) and grabbed 924 rebounds (9.8) while playing in 94 outings (93 of them starts).
  • At the time, he was the first Irish basketball player with 2,000 points and 900 rebounds.
  • Career numbers currently rank him seventh all-time in both scoring and rebounding.
  • In 47 career BIG EAST outings, he averaged 21.3 points and 9.9 rebounds.
  • Led Notre Dame in scoring and rebounds in each of his three seasons.
  • Averaged 21.8 points and 9.2 rebounds as a junior, 22.7 points and 10.3 rebounds in his junior year and 19.2 points and 9.9 boards as a freshman.
  • Shared BIG EAST Player of the Year honors with Troy Bell of Boston College in 2001 after earning the conference’s top honor in 2000.
  • Named to the John R. Wooden Award All-America Team for the second consecutive year as a junior and finished fifth in the balloting for the Wooden Award in 2001.
  • Became just the fifth player in Notre Dame history to score more than 2,000 career points when he reached that milestone in his junior season.
  • Declared for the 2001 National Basketball Association draft following his junior season and was the 14th overall pick by the Golden State Warriors.
  • Played 12 seasons in the NBA before retiring in November 2012.
  • Saw action in 729 contests during his career and averaged 10.8 points and 7.8 rebounds.

Troy Murphy: His Relentless Yet Fun-Loving Approach Did The Trick

Year GP GS MP MP/G FG FGA FG% 3FG 3FGA 3FG% FT FTA FT% OR DR REB REB/G PF DQ A TO BKL STL PTS PTS/G
1998-99 27 27 890 33.0 183 340 0.538 4 13 0.308 149 201 0.741 81 186 267 9.9 77 4 38 78 38 34 519 19.2
1999-2000 37 37 1318 35.6 274 557 0.492 30 92 0.326 261 323 0.808 86 294 380 10.3 101 4 58 110 38 52 839 22.7
2000-01 30 29 1090 36.3 223 473 0.471 30 86 0.349 177 231 0.766 94 183 277 9.2 96 3 62 90 50 27 653 21.8
94 93 3298 35.1 680 1370 0.496 64 191 0.335 587 755 0.777 261 663 924 9.8 274 11 158 278 126 113 2011 21.4