Letterman ... smooth-shooting lefty who returned to program last year following a season away ... found ways to contribute ... boasts wonderful outside shooting stroke ... needs to develop more consistency ... intelligent player ... will join fellow seniors to provide young squad with valuable leadership ... should have as much impact off the court as he will on the floor ... willing to do whatever necessary to help the club ... worked hard during the offseason to step up his game ... able to score points in bunches ... unselfish player.
As a junior: drew court time in 17 games ... started six contests ... averaged 3.1 ppg. and 1.2 rpg. ... shot .333 from the floor and .700 from the free throw line ... registered first career start in Army's win over New York City College of Technology ... responded with then-career-high eight points ... exploded for career-high 16 points in starting effort at Lehigh ... that game stands as lone career double-digit performance ... shot 3 of 5 from three-point range opposite Mountain Hawks ... registered seven points and career-high four caroms in team's late-season visit to American ... scored at least one point in 10 of his 17 outings ... 11 of his 21 rebounds came during his final six game showings ... named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
As a sophomore: was not with the program.
As a freshman: appeared in three games ... saw court time against Duke, Stony Brook and Bethany during season's first half ... practiced with the varsity throughout 2000-01 campaign, but did not dress for varsity games once Army embarked upon its league slate ... dressed for every game to that point ... made collegiate debut at Cameron Indoor Stadium versus top-ranked Duke and registered his first career rebound ... scored only points of campaign in win over Bethany, posting three markers ... also had one assist and one steal.
High School: standout four-year letterman for head coaches Terry Kerney and Greg Basila during career at Chaparral High in Scotsdale, Ariz. ... named Scotsdale "Player of the Year" as a senior ... also earned All-Scotsdale, first team all-region and second team all-state honors following stellar senior season ... two-time team MVP who also earned first-team all-region accolades as a junior ... averaged 19.0 ppg., 11.0 rpg., 3.0 apg. and 1.0 bpg. as a senior ... scored 38 points in triple-overtime contest against arch-rival Saguaro.
Personal: given name is Andrew Edward Pawling ... born Nov. 17, 1981 ... parents' names are Robert and Colleen Pawling ... brother, Ryan, played basketball at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. ... a three-year member of high school National Honor Society ... both grandfathers served in the armed forces, one in the Army and one in the Navy ... has been a member of the Dean's List in every semester at West Point ... majoring in Management.