#40 Brent Houchin | Forward
Hometown: Bruning, Neb.
Previous School: Bruning-Davenport
2012-13 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2011-12 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
Houchin appeared in all 28 games for the Bulldogs during the 2012-13 season, starting in 12 of those games... duirng his senior season Houching averaged 22.1 minutes per game while averaging 9.8 points per game and grabbing 3.3 rebounds per game... Houchin shot 51.3 percent (101-197) from the field while shooting 69.2 percent (72-104) from the free throw line... Houchin scored a career best 26 points and grabbed a season best eight rebounds against Briar Cliff on 2-6-13
Houchin appeared in 29 games and made a career best six starts while seeing action in 16.2 minutes per game...averaged 3.7 points and 3.7 rebounds...shot 44.8 percent (43-for-96) from the field and 64.7 percent (22-for-34) from the free throw line...hauled in a career high 14 rebounds in a victory over Concordia-Wisconsin on 1-28-2012...posted a season high 12 points on 11-22-11 vs. Nebraska Wesleyan...also registered season highs in steals (3) on 11-11-11 vs. Dickinson State (N.D.) and vs. Nebraska Wesleyan on 2-1-12 and in blocks with two vs. Dakota Wesleyan on 1-21-12.
Brent played in all 29 games with one start for Concordia in his sophomore season…averaged 18.2 minutes per game off the bench…scored 154 points on the year for an average of 5.3 points per game…was 51-of-124 (41.1 percent) overall from the field, 6-of-23 (26.1 percent) from deep and 46-of-68 (67.6 percent) from the foul line…totaled 100 rebounds for a 3.4 rebound per game average…also totaled 18 assists and 12 steals on the year…scored points vs. Friends University on 1-1-11 and 17 points vs. York College on 11-11-10…grabbed eight rebounds vs. Midland University on 1-19-11 and vs. Grace University on 11-16-10…played season-high 30 minutes vs. Doane College on 1-26-11.
Brent played in 25 games for the Bulldogs with one start. He averaged 13.2 minutes played and 4.1 points per game. He made 34-of-44 free throws (77.3 percent) which was the second-best percentage on the team. Season totals included 61 rebounds, 13 assists, six blocks, and three steals. His game-highs included 13 points against Mount Marty on 11/12/09, seven free throws made against Northwestern College on 12/12/09, and seven rebounds against Dakota Wesleyan on 2/6/10.
Prepped at Bruning-Davenport High School in Bruning, Nebraska, under coach Fred Kluck for four years ... Earned three varsity letters ... Captain for one year ... Junior and senior year was all-conference, all-state and all-Mudecas ... Senior year was Class D-1 Player of the Year ... Averaged 16 points per game, ten rebounds per game and was averaged 90 percent at the free throw line ... Made it to the state tournament three years ... Also participated in football for four years.
Born Oct. 17 in Geneva, Nebraska ... Son of Bruce and Mary Houchin ... Has one brother, Michael.