|Hometown:||Fair Haven, N.J.|
|High School:||The Hun School|
Started all 36 games for the Rams...Grabbed nine rebounds in the season opener at Brown...Pulled down eight rebounds versus Holy Cross...Added 10 points (5-6 FG), eight boards, and four blocks against Stony Brook...Led the team with 18 points (7-12 FG) at VCU...Blocked three shots at Boston College...Had 11 points and seven rebounds versus Fairfield...Grabbed seven rebounds versus Oklahoma State...Registered 11 points (5-7 FG) versus Saint Joseph's...Was 6-for-6 from the field, scoring 12 points to go with seven rebounds against Duquesne...Had 16 points, eight rebounds and two blocks at La Salle...Shot 6-for-8 from the floor en route to scoring 13 points against Massachusetts...Pulled down seven rebounds versus Richmond...Scored 18 points in 24 minutes of action against Fordham...Added 12 points (4-5 FG) at St. Bonaventure...Blocked four shots against Charlotte...Scored 14 points and grabbed six boards versus Northwestern in the first round of the NIT...Recorded 10 points and nine boards against Nevada in the second round of the NIT.
Entered the starting lineup for the Rams on Jan. 3 vs. Akron and was in the first five for the final 20 games of the season... Had one of the best games by a Rhody center in a decade, scoring a career-high 18 points on 7-of-7 shooting from the floor and 4-of-4 from the charity stripe for a perfect line at FDU on Dec. 30...Leads the Rams in field goal percentage, connecting on just over 60.0% of his shots from the floor...Grabbed six rebounds to go along with four points at home versus Brown...Tallied six points and five rebounds at Monmouth...Recorded 6 points and 5 rebounds versus Hartford...Scored six points and pulled down two rebounds against Villanova...Grabbed four rebounds at Providence...Was a perfect 7-of-7 from the floor and 4-of-4 from the free throw line, good for a career-high 18 points at Fairleigh Dickinson...Earned his first start at home versus Akron, tallying six points and four rebounds...Was 6-of-9 from the floor, good for 12 points and six rebounds at Toledo...Played 45 minutes, scoring nine points and grabbing nine rebounds at Saint Joseph's...Added five rebounds against Fordham...Tallied 11 points, three rebounds and three steals at George Washington...Had six points and five rebounds at home versus Temple... Recorded 10 points, four rebounds and two steals versus La Salle...Scored eight points and grabbed five rebounds at Charlotte...Contributed five rebounds, three assists and two blocks to go along with four points versus St. Bonaventure...Tallied nine points and eight rebounds at Massachusetts...Was 5-for-6 from the floor, good for 10 points against Duquesne in the opening round of the A-10 Tournament.
Attended the Pete Newell Big Man Camp in Las Vegas this past Summer...Appeared in 13 contests...Averaged 2.1 minutes per outing...Played a season-high six minutes versus Fairleigh Dickinson...Also pulled down a season-best three rebounds against FDU...Tallied his first collegiate point from the charity stripe versus Toledo.
At The Hun School: Averaged 9.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks, while shooting 61% from the floor in his final season at the Hun School...Helped Hun and head coach Jonathan Stone to a 21-7 record and the Mid-Atlantic Prep League (MAPL) championship...Hun defeated St. Benedict's in the semifinals before beating Blair Academy in the championship game...Hun's squad featured five players who went on the play at the NCAA Division I level...Played his AAU basketball with the New Jersey Cyclones and head coach Mike Cervellino...Began his high school career at Rumson-Fairhaven H.S.
Personal: Will Martell was born on December 3, 1987 in Ann Arbor, Mich. ...Parents are Claude Martell and Maria Housden...Mother is an award-winning author, who wrote "Hannah's Gift" - a book about her three-year-old daughter's fight with cancer...Has two sisters - Margaret and Madelaine...Majoring in international business at URI.
Will Martell Career Statistics
Total 3-Point Rebounds
Year GP-GS Min/Avg FG-FGA Pct FG-FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off-Def Tot Avg PF-FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts/Avg
2007-08 13-0 27/2.1 1-4 .250 0-1 .000 1-2 .500 2-4 6 0.5 4-0 0 1 0 0 3/0.2
2008-09 34-20 579/17.0 77-128 .602 0-0 .000 25-43 .581 36-87 123 3.6 70-1 22 33 21 9 179/5.3
2009-10 36-36 834/23.2 113-192 .589 0-0 .000 44-70 .629 66-107 173 4.8 87-1 23 47 43 14 270/7.5
TOTAL 83-56 1440/17.3 191-324 .590 0-1 .000 70-115 .609 104-198 302 3.6 161-2 45 81 64 23 452/5.4