As a Junior (2005-06): Played a season-high 19 minutes against Tulsa (3/4). Scored a season-high eight points to go with four rebounds in 12 minutes against No. 3 Memphis (2/18). Hit his first three-pointer since his freshman year against UCF (2/11). Logged a season-high 15 minutes against Loyola (2/7), scoring four points with five rebounds. Played six minutes against Marshall (2/4), scoring three points with two rebounds and a block. Scored on a couple of hook shots in the lane and grabbed one rebound against LSU (1/3). Played eight minutes against Richmond (12/27), registering a season-high with six rebounds and matching his season-best with four points. Saw his first action of the year against Texas A&M (11/26), playing 10 minutes and scoring four points to go with three rebounds. Followed that up with two points in five minutes against Butler (11/30).
As a Sophomore (2004-05): Made his second start of the year against UAB (2/26), playing 26 minutes, scoring two points with five rebounds and three assists. Played 18 minutes (his most since 1/5) against Southern Miss (2/9), scoring four points with three rebounds and two assists. Tallied a career-high six assists in the win over VMI (12/31). Sparked the Wave in the first half against Alabama State (12/28), finishing with eight points (6-6 on FTs) and eight rebounds. Scored four points and matched his season-high with nine rebounds while blocking two shots against Savannah State (12/18). Registered eight points with nine boards against UNO (11/30).
As a Freshman (2003-04): Established himself as a regular in the Wave rotation, starting six of the last 12 games. Had a strong mid-season stretch with 36 points and 31 rebounds in six games (1/28 - 2/11). Matched his career-highs with 10 points (perfect 4-for-4 shooting) and three assists in the win over Houston (2/11). Collected seven points and five rebounds against East Carolina (2/18). Scored four points with eight rebounds and a career-best three assists against USF (2/4). Tallied six points with seven rebounds against DePaul (2/3). Made his first career start against Southern Miss (1/31) and responded wtih his first career double-double with career-highs of 10 points, 10 rebounds and 34 minutes. Logged a then-career-high 24 minutes against UAB (1/28), scoring six points with four rebounds, an assist and zero turnovers. Saw 18 minutes of action against #10 Cincinnati (1/7), scoring two points to go with a career-best six rebounds. Scored his first career points against Nicholls State (12/31) and also had four rebounds, a block and a steal in 12 minutes. Made his debut on Dec. 27 against Mississippi State (12/27), playing six minutes and tallying one rebound and one assist.
Prep: Played three years of varsity basketball for Coach Sean LeBeauf. Helped the Eagles to the 2001 state championship game. Earned all-district honors as a senior as well as being selected to the all-area squad. Averaged 8.0 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game as a junior at Shaw.
Personal: Full name is Kory Sean Castine. Born July 15, 1985. The son of Desiree and Ronald Castine. Majoring in business management at Tulane.
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