25 - Steven Bennett
Steven Bennett
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Year: Freshman
Hometown: New Castle, Ind.
High School: Chrysler
Position: G

Bennett Career Stats

2013-14 Highlights:  
Earned a spot on Butler’s roster as a walk-on...played in three games...saw first collegiate against and scored first career points with a three-point field goal against Manchester...had three points and two rebounds in two minutes at DePaul.

Background:  
Four-year varsity letterwinner and three-year varsity starter at New Castle Chrysler High School...finished his high school career in 12th place on the all-time scoring list at New Castle with 1,048 career points...two-year team captain...three-time All-North Central Conference performer (just the seventh basketball player in school history to be named first team All-Conference three times)...named Co-Player of the Year on the Courier-Times All-Area Team as a senior...three-time first team All-Area performer...named honorable mention All-State in 2012-13...chosen Academic All-State and first team Academic All-Conference...selected to play for the North Team in the North-South All-Star Basketball Classic...chosen to play in the Hoosiers Reunion All-Star Classic...led high school team in scoring (17.6), rebounding (6.3), assists (4.6), three-point field goals (59) and steals (24) as a senior...shot .418 from beyond the three-point arc in final high school season and .414 for his entire high school career...shot .778 from the free throw line for his career...averaged 18.5 points as a junior and 15.1 as a sophomore...had a high game of 30 points against Anderson as a senior...scored 20 or more points in 20 career games...posted high games of 10 rebounds against Pendleton Heights and 12 assists against Blue River Valley as a senior...missed nine games as a junior with a knee injury...earned a spot on New Castle’s honor roll for four consecutive years…High School Coach: Steve Bennett (father).