James Ashby

#5 James Ashby

HT. 6-3
WT. 200
CL. Jr.
HOMETOWN Auckland, New Zealand
HIGH SCHOOL Auckland Grammar School
MAJOR Business Administration


Played in all 30 games, starting in 17 contests.... Averaged 5.2 points and 3.1 rebounds per game... Finished in double-figures twice... Scored a season-high 11 points at Wingate (12/8)... Collected a season-high seven rebounds vs. Lenoir-Rhyne (1/6).


Played in 27 games, starting in eight contests.... Averaged 6.5 points and 3.0 rebounds per game... Finished in double-figures seven times... Scored a career-high 16 points vs. North Greenville (11/15) and Southern Wesleyan (12/13)... Collected a season-high six rebounds rebounds vs. Erskine (11/14), Brevard (11/22), and Southern Wesleyan (12/13).



Averaged 4.3 points in 28 games played, averaging 18.4 minutes of game-time per game... Tallied 82 rebounds, 58 on the defensive side of the ball..

Prior to Newberry
Ashby was captain of the New Zealand team which won the first-ever FIBA 3x3 Youth World Championship in Rimini, Italy, in 2011... Has been named to New Zealand's under-20 national team... Was twice named to Basketball New Zealand's Secondary Schools All-Tournament Team in his final two seasons....

Favorite quote: "Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement." - Matt Biordi... Career goal is to play basketball professionally or become a business executive/CEO... Enjoys watching basketball and rugby and swimming at the beach... Favorite TV Show is "Game of Thrones".