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Gary Clark
Gary Clark

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sarasota, Fla.

High School:
Montverde Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 200

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
05/07/1989

Major:
Mathematics

03/03/2011

Wake Forest vs. Georgia Tech (March 3, 2011)

Photos from Wake Forest's game against Georgia Tech.

01/26/2011

Wake Forest vs. Maryland - January 12, 2011

Wake Forest vs. Maryland

Clark's Photo Gallery
Clark's 2010-11 Video Highlights
Clark's 2009-10 Video Highlights
Clark's 2008-09 Video Highlights
Clark's Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

Finished his career as a four-year letterwinner for the Deacons from 2008-11 ... Posted one of the top 3-point shooting seasons in school history as a senior, leading the country with a school-record 55.3 percent mark from beyond the arc ... Sharp-shooting guard who could score in bunches from long-range ... Athletic and versatile wing who saw most of his time at the shooting guard position ... A good student who was named to the All-ACC Academic Team in 2008 ... Was a late signee in the 2007 recruiting class ... Came from the same high school, Montverde (Fla.) Academy, that produced former Demon Deacon guard L.D. Williams.


2010-11 (Senior)
Played in all 32 games with 26 starts ... Started each of the team's final 23 games of the season ... Served as a team captain ... Led the country in 3-point field goal percentage with a 55.3 percent mark from beyond the arc ... Shattered the previous school record for 3-point percentage (51 percent by Ricky Peral in 1996) ... Wake Forest's third-leading scorer with 10.9 points per game ... Led the team in field goal percentage at 51.5 percent from the floor ... Led the team in free throw percentage at 83.3 percent from the line ... Received the team's Best Defensive Player Award and the Best Free Throw Shooter Award ... Ranked second in the ACC in per-game scoring improvement from the 2009-10 season (+7.7 points per game) ... Played an average of 26.7 minutes per game, which ranked third on the team ... Scored in double figures in 19 games ... Led the team in scoring seven times and in assists seven times ... Led the team with four charges drawn ... Represented Wake Forest at the 2010 ACC Operation Basketball media event in October.

2010-11 Game-by-Game
Opened the season with 8 points and a pair of 3-pointers vs. Stetson (Nov. 12) ... Made his first collegiate start against the Hatters ... Had 5 points, 5 rebounds and 2 assists in a start vs. Hampton (Nov. 15) ... Came off the bench vs. VCU (Nov. 16) and finished with 5 points and 3 assists ... Scored 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting, including a 3-for-3 mark from 3-point range at Elon (Nov. 20) ... Led the team with 23 points on 9-of-11 shooting, including a 5-for-7 mark from 3-point range, vs. Winthrop (Nov. 22) ... Turned in 12 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists vs. Marist (Nov. 23) ... Scored 3 points and tied a team-high with 4 assists vs. Iowa (Nov. 30) ... Had a solid shooting night with 16 points vs. Holy Cross (Dec. 4), going 6-of-11 from the field, 2-of-4 from 3-point range and 2-of-2 from the line ... Was 4-of-6 from beyond the arc, scored 20 points and grabbed 5 boards against UNC Wilmington (Dec. 12) ... Started and scored 9 points vs. UNC Greensboro (Dec. 15) ... Scored 8 points and hit his only 3-point attempt against Xavier (Dec. 18) ... Shot 7-for-9 from the field and scored 14 points vs. Presbyterian (Dec. 21) ... Connected on 4-of-5 from long range and scored 14 points at Richmond (Dec. 29) ... Scored 13 points on 2-of-3 shooting from beyond the arc and dished out 4 assists vs. Gonzaga (Jan. 2) ... Shot 1-of-3 from beyond the arc and scored 11 points while distributing 4 assists vs. High Point (Jan. 5) ... Led the team with 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting and had 3 steals at NC State (Jan. 8) ... Dished out 4 assists and scored 5 points vs. Maryland (Jan. 12) ... Scored a team-high 16 points and was 3-for-4 from long range vs. Virginia Tech (Jan. 15) ... Hit his only 3-point attempt and scored 4 points at Georgia Tech (Jan. 19) ... Made 3 shots from long range and scored 11 points vs. Duke (Jan. 22) ... Scored 10 points and went 2-for-5 from 3-point range in a win over Virginia (Jan. 29) ... Led Wake with 16 points on 4-of-6 shooting from 3-point range at FSU (Feb. 1) ... Had 3 assists and 4 rebounds to go along with 5 points at Maryland (Feb. 5) ... Scored 9 points vs. Miami (Feb. 9) ... Hit a 3-pointer to finish with 3 points vs. NC State (Feb. 13) ... Scored 13 points and went 6-for-6 at the free throw line at UNC (Feb. 15) ... Scored 2 points vs. FSU (Feb. 19) ... Scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting vs. Virginia Tech (Feb. 22) ... Turned in 7 points, 4 assists and 3 steals at Clemson (Feb. 26) ... Led the team with 15 points and went 2-for-4 from 3-point range on Senior Day vs. Georgia Tech (Mar. 3) ... Scored 14 points on 7-of-12 shooting at Boston College (Mar. 6) ... Scored 15 points on 6-of-11 shooting, including a 3-for-5 mark from 3-point range, vs. Boston College in the ACC Tournament (Mar. 10).

2009-10 (Junior)
Played in 24 games off the bench ... Averaged 3.2 points and 9.3 minutes per game ... Shot 41.2 percent from three-point range, going 13-for-31 from beyond the arc ... Went 10-for-23 (43.5 percent) from three-point range in ACC play ... Ranked fifth on the team with 15 steals ... Received the school's King Fisher Society Student-Athlete of the Week Award on Feb. 25 ... Played in the team's Nov. 5 exhibition game but then missed the first five games of the season due to mononucleosis ... Returned to practice on Nov. 29.

2009-10 Game-by-Game
Was available at Purdue (Dec. 1) but did not see any game action ... Made his season debut at Gonzaga (Dec. 5) and played well off the bench, finishing with 7 points and hitting 1-of-2 from 3-point range ... Scored 12 points on 6-of-6 shooting and had 4 steals vs. Elon (Dec. 13) ... Was the Deacons' first player off the bench at UNC Wilmington (Dec. 16) ... Had 4 points and a steal vs. NC State (Dec. 20) ... Scored 6 points as the Deacons' first player off the bench at UNC Greensboro (Dec. 28) ... Finished with 2 rebounds, an assist and a steal vs. Richmond (Dec. 31) ... Had a steal in 9 minutes vs. Xavier (Jan. 3) ... Scored 9 points on 3-of-4 shooting from 3-point range at Miami (Jan. 9) ... Scored 5 points in 8 minutes vs. Maryland (Jan. 12) ... Saw 10 minutes of action at Duke (Jan. 17) ... Hit a 3-pointer and had a steal at North Carolina (Jan. 20) ... Hit a 3-pointer vs. Virginia (Jan. 23) ... Finished with 3 points, an assist and a steal at Georgia Tech (Jan. 28) ... Did not record any statistics in limited action vs. Miami (Feb. 2) ... Had a steal in limited action at Virginia (Feb. 6) ... Scored 11 points on 3-of-3 shooting, including a 2-for-2 performance from 3-point range, vs. Boston College (Feb. 9) ... Hit a 3-pointer and had 2 rebounds and a steal vs. Georgia Tech (Feb. 13) ... Saw limited action at Virginia Tech (Feb. 16) ... Recorded a steal in limited action at NC State (Feb. 20) ... Scored 6 points on a pair of 3-pointers and had 2 steals in 22 minutes of action vs. North Carolina (Feb. 27) ... Saw limited action at Florida State (Mar. 3) ... Saw limited action vs. Clemson (Mar. 7) ... Hit a 3-pointer and had a blocked shot vs. Miami in the ACC Tournament (Mar. 11) ... Scored 2 points off the bench in the NCAA Tournament second round vs. Kentucky (Mar. 20).

2008-09 (Sophomore)
Played in 29 games off the bench ... Averaged 7.2 minutes and 2.5 points per game ... Shot 41.4 percent from the field ... In 16 ACC games, shot 34.8 percent (8-of-23) from three-point range ... Led the team in assists in one game.

2008-09 Game-by-Game
Opened the season with five points in a career-high 19 minutes vs. N.C. Central (Nov. 14) ... Scored four points and dished out three assists in nine minutes vs. UNC Wilmington (Nov. 19) ... Made a key steal and an ensuing fastbreak layup vs. UTEP (Nov. 28) in the semifinals of the 76 Classic ... Had four points and three boards vs. Bucknell (Dec. 6) ... Scored eight points on 3-of-5 shooting, including a 2-for-3 mark from beyond the arc, against Radford (Dec. 30) ... Saw limited action in Wake's ACC opener vs. North Carolina (Jan. 11) ... Made only field goal attempt at Boston College (Jan. 14) ... Pulled down two rebounds vs. Virginia Tech (Jan. 21) ... Was the Deacons' first player off the bench vs. Boston College (Feb. 8) ... Scored seven points in six minutes at NC State (Feb. 11) ... Scored six points vs. FSU (Feb. 14) ... Turned in his best performance of the season vs. Georgia Tech (Feb. 18), scoring nine points on 3-of-5 shooting from beyond the arc ... Had five points vs. NC State (Feb. 26) ... Scored six points on a pair of three-pointers and had four rebounds at Maryland (Mar. 3) ... Had a pair of assists vs. Maryland in the ACC Tournament (Mar. 13) ... Saw limited action vs. Cleveland State in the NCAA Tournament (Mar. 20).

2007-08 (Freshman)
Saw action in 24 games off the bench ... Averaged 9.6 minutes per game ... Scored 2.6 points per game ... Averaged 3.0 points over 12 ACC contests ... Named to the All-ACC Academic Team, becoming just the sixth Deacon freshman to be named to the team since the award's inception in 1963.

2007-08 Game-by-Game
Made his collegiate debut Nov. 9 against Fairfield ... Poured in nine points and a season-high two steals ... Made 3-of-6 from three-point range ... Had two rebounds and a block against N.C. Central on Nov. 19 ... Turned in a block and a steal the following contest Nov. 23 against Winston-Salem State ... Made his ACC debut on Dec. 23 against Virginia Tech and came up big for the Deacs ... Stole the ball with 55 seconds remaining and Wake down by three ... Followed that play by banking in the game-tying three-pointer for his only points of the game and his first three since the season opener ... Began a stretch of solid play off the bench Feb. 6 against Georgia Tech ... Turned in eight points, two steals and two assists in 14 minutes against the Yellow Jackets ... Followed the performance with another eight points and season-highs of four rebounds and three assists Feb. 9 against Virginia ... Had arguably his best game of the season five days later at Florida State ... Scored a season-high 13 points in 18 minutes of action ... Went 5-of-7 from the floor, including a 3-of-5 mark from three-point range ... Had four points in Wake Forest's upset of No. 2-ranked Duke on Feb. 17 ... Pulled down three boards on March 1 at Georgia Tech ... Scored five points and had a pair of rebounds in the Deacs' ACC Tournament loss to FSU on March 13.


High School
Ranked as the No. 25 shooting guard and the No. 11 prospect in the state of Florida according to Rivals.com ... Also tabbed by Rivals as one of the top 150 prospects overall in the nation ... Rated by Scout.com as the No. 24 shooting guard nationally in the class of 2007 ... Listed among the top 100 players in the 2007 class by HoopsReport.com ... Part of a Wake Forest recruiting class that was ranked No. 30 in the country by Rivals ... Graduated from Montverde (Fla.) Academy in 2007 ... Played under coach Kevin Sutton for one season at Montverde ... Transferred from Sarasota Booker High School following his junior year ... Although he and former Deacon L.D. Williams both attended Montverde, the two never played together ... As a senior, helped Montverde to a 30-0 record while averaging 14.5 points and 3.4 rebounds per game ... Also shot 48 percent from the floor, 43 percent from three-point range and 85 percent from the free throw line ... The Eagles were ranked No. 1 in the nation by Hoops USA and No. 4 in the country by USA Today in 2006-07 ... Others who played for Montverde in 2006-07 and went on to play Division I basketball include Solomon Alabi (Florida State), Dash Harris (Texas A&M), Joseph Katuka (George Washington) and Jean Michel Yotio (UCF) ... As a junior in 2005-06, helped Booker to the Florida 4A state title while averaging 20.3 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game ... Played under coach Derrick Kirce at Booker ... Teammate of Seton Hall's Eniel Polynice at Booker ... Played for the U.S. All-Stars in the 2007 Capital Classic at the Comcast Center in College Park, Md. ... Started, scored 10 points and had two assists and two steals in a 149-145 loss to the Capital All-Stars ... Played AAU basketball for the Tallahassee Wildcats.

Personal
Given name is Gary Bernard Clark ... Son of Gary, Sr. and Artrice Clark ... Has one sibling, an older sister ... Born May 7, 1989 ... Nickname is "G-Money" ... Signed with the Deacons in the April signing period ... Chose Wake Forest over offers from Georgia, Illinois and Vanderbilt ... Graduated in May 2011 with a degree in mathematics.

 

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