|34 Michael Zangari|
Paris Roberts-Campbell leads Pirates with 20 points in victory.
Maurice Kemp scored 33 points and Ty Armstrong added 22 in the win
ECU Made a School-Record 18 Threes During Victory Over the Knights
Miguel Paul had 12 points and five assists for the Pirates
The Pirates fall to SMU, on February 21, 2016.
Jan. 9, 2016
Photos from East Carolina @ Cal on November 20, 2015.
Men's basketball USATSI Gallery -- 12/7/14
East Carolina vs. Duke - USATSI Gallery
As A Senior (2015-16)
Saw action in 31 games and made 17 starts ... Averaged 5.8 points and 3.8 rebounds per game ... Shot .401 from the floor and .735 at the free throw line ... Posted career-best for 3-pointers (13) and assists (23) in a season ... Scored double figures six times, led the team in scoring once and rebounding six times ... Pulled down five or more rebounds 13 times ... Had multiple assists in five games ... Played 30 or more minutes six times ... Posted a double-double in the first round of The American Basketball Championship with 14 points and 10 rebounds versus USF ... Led the Pirates with 17 points against California ... Credited with three assists against Cincinnati and three steals at SMU ... Played 43 minutes in the double overtime games against Houston.
As A Junior (2014-15)
Played in 31 games and made 15 starts ... Missed the second and third games of the year due to injury ... Averaged 2.6 points and 3.3 rebounds per game while shooting .390 from the floor and .600 at the free throw line ... Led the team in blocked shots with 15 ... Started 15 consecutive games from Nov. 24 - Jan. 17 ... Scored double figures in two games and also grabbed double digit rebounds in two games ... Posted a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds against Fresno State, shooting 5-of-7 from the floor ... Had 10 points in the victory over UCF at home shooting 4-of-6 ... Grabbed 10 rebounds versus James Madison ... Blocked three shots on the road at SMU and collected three steals at home against Memphis ... Averaged 15.8 minutes per game ... Grabbed five or more rebounds in seven games ... Distributed two assists in a trio games.
As A Sophomore (2013-14)
Started all 34 games, averaging 8.7 points, 5.2 rebounds and 23.0 minutes per game ... Led the Pirates in field goal percentage shooting 51.4 percent from the floor; ranking 12th in Conference USA ... Second on the team in rebounding with 177 total boards ... Ranked 13th in the league with 2.4 offensive rebounds per game ... Averaged a team-best 6.2 rebounds per game in conference play ... Scored double figures in 14 games ... Longest double figure scoring streak of the season was five games ... Netted a career-best 17 points against VMI and then again versus Rice ... Grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds vs. Louisiana Tech ... Recorded his first career double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds at Florida Atlantic ... Led ECU in rebounding in seven games ... Garnered double digit rebounds in three games ... Also blocked multiple shots in three games ... Was a perfect 5-of-5 from the field against Campbell ... Made 9-of-12 free throws in a game twice ... Sank the first 3-point field goal of his career to open the game against Norfolk State ... Played more than 30 minutes in five games, including a season-best 39 at FIU.
As A Freshman (2012-13)
Appeared in 27 games, averaging 0.9 points, 0.9 rebounds and 4.1 minutes per game ... Played double digit minutes in three games with a season-best 14 at Charlotte ... Shot 45.8 percent from the floor (11-24) ... Scored two points in two minutes in his ECU debut against Washington & Lee, grabbing one rebound ... Scored six points against St. Andrews ... Ten of his 24 rebounds during the season came in back-to-back games against Charlotte and St. Andrews, grabbing five boards in each game ... Netted five points against Rice, going 2-of-2 from the floor and 1-of-2 at the free throw line.
Averaged 21.4 points, 9.1 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per game as a senior at Red Land High School ... Shot 55 percent from the floor and 73 percent at the free throw line ... Two-time all-state 4A selection, first player in school history to earn multiple all-state honors ... Three-time Patriot News Big 15 selection ... Graduated as the school's all-time leading scorer (1,697 points) ... Scored a school record 42 points against Lower Dauphin High School as a senior ... Coached by Scott Slayton ... Four-year letterman ... Team captain ... Led the Patriots to a second-place finish at the district championships as a junior and a trip to the quarterfinals of the state playoffs.
Full name is Michael Anthony Zangari ... Son of Alex and Stephanie Zangari ... Born May 21, 1993 in Etters, Pa. ... Has two brothers, Dan and Alex, and three sisters, Nikki, Cassie and Chrissy .. Earned his undergraduate degree in communication... AAU team was Advanced Hoops.