21 - Scott Hazelton
Scott Hazelton
Born: 12/11/1981
Height: 6-8
Weight: 225
Year: Senior
Hometown: Somerville, Mass.
High School: Central Catholic
College: University of Connecticut
Position: Forward
2004-05 (Senior):
Led the Rams in scoring with 22 points with seven boards in a 72-62 win over Brown on Nov. 19 ... led the Rams with 23 points and also grabbed five rebounds at Manhattan on Nov. 23 ... scored 25 points including a basket with six seconds left to force overtime at Providence on Dec. 4. Also finished with a game-high 11 rebounds ... registered a double-double with 19 points and 14 rebounds to celebrate his 23rd birthday on Dec. 11 at Rutgers ... scored a career-high 27 points at DePaul on Dec. 30 ... had a double-double with 14 points and 12 boards --- with four assists --- in a 72-70 win over St. Bonaventure on Jan. 5 ... had a game-high 23 points with eight boards, three assists and two blocks in a 76-69 win at Duquesne on Jan. 19 ... registered a double-double with 25 points and 10 rebounds at Xavier on Feb. 5 ... had a double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds Feb. 12 at St. Bonaventure ... scored 22 points with nine boards at Massachusetts on Feb. 23. His stickback with 1.5 seconds left sent the game into overtime ... finished with the fourth best free throw percentage (80.7) in school annals making 159-of-197 free throws in his Rhode Island career. 2003-04 (Junior):
Tallied 10 points on Dec. 21 versus New Hampshire in his first game at Rhode Island ... had 12 points (5-of-6 FG) in a 75-54 win Jan. 24 at Fordham ... had 13 points (11 in the first half) in a 58-54 win at La Salle on Feb. 4 ... had 14 points with eight boards on Feb. 18 at Massachusetts. 2002-03 (Sophomore):
Averaged 12 minutes of action with 4.6 points per game at Connecticut ... transferred to Rhode Island after the completion of the first semester. 2001-02 (Freshman):
Tallied 10 points in a Connecticut win over New Hampshire ... scored eight points and grabbed four rebounds in a win over Virginia Tech. 2000-01 (Red-shirt year):
Red-shirted as a freshman due to a foot injury that required surgery in April 2001 ... missed the first six games of the season for the Huskies, then played in five contests before missing the rest of the season. High School:
A McDonald's All-American and Top 50 National High School recruit while playing at Central Catholic High in Lawrence, Mass. ... averaged 28.8 points and 12.2 rebounds per game as a senior before suffering a stress fracture in his left foot in January 2000 ... named the Massachusetts Player of the Year as a junior after averaging 30.1 points and 11 rebounds leading Central Catholic High to the state title. Personal:
Born on Dec. 11, 1981 in Shoreham, Mass. ... son of Bill and Donna Ghiozzi of Shoreham, Mass. ... his guardians are Vincent and Marriane Pastore of Reading, Mass. ... sociology major.