42 - Gary Patterson
|Hometown:||East Chicago, Ind.|
|High School:||Bishop Noll|
|Seasons at Butler:||1st season|
High School: Four-year all-conference guard at Bishop Noll Institute...named to the Indiana All-Star Team for the annual Indiana-Kentucky All-Star games...first team IBCA All-State in 2003-04...four-time all-area and all-sectional pick...named Player of the Year by the Gary Post-Tribune in 2004...named to the Indiana Junior All-Star team in 2003...three time Player of the Week selection by the Northwest Indiana Times...finished high school career as the all-time leading scorer at Bishop Noll...started a school-record 95 consecutive games during prep career...scored 1,690 career points...posted a 22.3 point per game scoring average in his final high school season ...averaged 23.3 points, 3.9 assists and 3.7 steals as a junior ...hit seven three-point field goals (including five in the first quarter) and scored a career-high 33 points in a victory over his hometown high school, East Chicago Central, as a senior ...scored 30 points against Calumet and 27 against Lowell in his final high school season ...helped lead Bishop Noll to three sectional titles, two conference championships and one regional crown... named to the Indiana High School Coaches Association Academic All-State team...National Honor Society student and Leadership Award winner ...earned four varsity basketball letters... ...High School Coach: Eddie Fiereck.