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Cam Long
20 Cam Long
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Palm Bay, Fla.

High School:
Freedom (Woodbridge, Va.)

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 187

Position:
Guard

Cam Long enters his fourth and final season with the Patriots and is a returning starter in the backcourt... Is on pace to finish career among Mason's all-time leaders in points, rebounds, assists and 3-pointers.

2009-10:Named second-team All-CAA... George Mason Male Student-Athlete of the Month in January... After struggling early in the season, came on strong against Indiana in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off, with 18 points, five rebounds, three assists and three steals in 30 minutes, including the game-winning 3-pointer... Tied then-career high with 24 points at Tulane... Had 22 points vs. Creighton... Had season-high six rebounds against VMI but topped that against ODU with eight boards... Matched then-career high at James Madison with 24 points on 6 of 9 shooting and 10 of 12 from the free throw line... Set a new career high with 27 points at Hofstra along with a career-high seven assists... Was 9 of 11 shooting from the field, also a career high... Had career high five 3-pointers while scoring 21 points at Towson... Had 18 points against Delaware and 23 against James Madison.... Had 19 points against VCU including a pair of free throws with 4.3 seconds to play to force overtime.

2008-09: Named third-team All-CAA in 2008-09... Selected to the CAA All-Tournament Team... Started all 33 games for the Patriots and led the team in scoring, assists and steals as well as 3-point shooting percentage... Was second on the team in rebounding and free-throw percentage... Was sixth in the CAA in field-goal percentage, eighth in assist-to-turnover ratio, ninth in assists, 11th in free-throw percentage, 15th in scoring, 15th in steals and 20th in rebounding... Led or tied for the team in scoring nine times, rebounding seven times, assists 21 times, steals 10 times and scored in double figures 19 times... Had a pair of double-doubles, second on the team in that category... Scored 16 in the season opener at Vermont (11/15), then a career high... Had six rebounds at Hampton (11/20), then a career high... Had 10 points, eight rebounds and a career-high six assists at East Carolina (11/22)... Nearly had a double-double in 41 minutes at Liberty finishing with 18 points and nine rebounds, both career highs at the time... Scored a then-career high 21 points against Radford (12/19)... Matched those numbers against Georgia State (1/5)... Scored career-high 24 points at VCU on seven field goals and eight free throws... Had first career double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds against Delaware (1/27)... Had second career double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds against Northeastern (2/14)... Had third career 20-point game with 23 points, six rebounds and three assists at Creighton (2/21)... Had 14 points, six rebounds and five assists against Towson (3/8) in CAA Tournament... Finished season with team-high 16 points, four rebounds and team-high four assists and two steals in overtime N.I.T. road loss at Penn State (3/17).

2007-08: Appeared in all 34 games for the Patriots with four starts... First collegiate start came at Delaware, going 3 for 3 from the field... Second career start came against Northeastern with 12 points, three rebounds and three assists... Started in place of an injured John Vaughan at Drexel with six points in 18 minutes... Had multiple career highs against South Carolina... Played 26 minutes with 13 points, four rebounds and five assists against South Carolina along with three steals, one block and five field goals... Also had two 3-pointers in the contest... Against Villanova, had a then-career-high seven points... Had six points, two rebounds and an assist in 19 minutes at James Madison, going 3 for 4 from the field... Had first career point on a free throw against Cleveland State and first career basket against Dayton... Had first career 3-pointer against nationally-ranked Kansas State... Had rebounds against Vermont, Cleveland State and Kansas State... Had a steal against Kansas State... Had first career assists against Villanova with a career-high two rebounds... Had career-high four steals to go with five points, four rebounds and three assists against Drexel... Had career-high two free throws against East Carolina... Had career-high five rebounds to go with six points, two assists and two steals against Old Dominion... Tied career-high with five rebounds at UNCW... Had four points, three rebounds and two assists in 19 minutes against VCU... Had three points, three rebounds, three assists and a steal against James Madison... Tied career high with five rebounds at ODU to go along with three assists... Had six points and two assists at Ohio... Had 12 points, two assists and two steals while going 2 of 3 from 3-point range against William & Mary... Returned to the starting lineup at Northeastern with three points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal... Had career-high six rebounds against Northeastern in CAA Tournament... Played 32 minutes vs. UNCW in CAA Tournament and finished with four points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals... Had seven points, six rebounds, three assists in 29 minutes against William & Mary in CAA Title Game.

High School: Played four years of basketball at Freedom (Woodbridge, Va.) High School under former Mason player Ahmad Dorsett... Was selected Cardinal District Player of the Year, Northwest Region Co-Player of the Year and was a nominee for McDonald's All-American... As a senior, averaged 18.9 points, six assists, seven rebounds and two steals per game... Scored a career-high 37 points in the Northwest Region Championship game... As a junior, averaged 18 points, seven rebounds, six assists and three steals... Earned a spot on the AB Honor Roll.

Personal: Full name is Cameron Scott Long... Born December 30, 1988... Mother is Myrtle Long... Has two brothers, Rendell, 35, and Torrey, 28... Rendell played football at Florida State from 1992-1993... A 2007 graduate of Freedom High School in Woodbridge, Va.... Graduated with a 3.0 grade-point average... Also recruited by Virginia Tech, George Washington, Virginia, Wake Forest, Old Dominion, Richmond and VCU... Major is Tourism and Event Management.

CAREER HIGHS

PTS: 27, at Hofstra (1/19/10) REB: 10, twice, last vs. Northeastern (2/14/09) FG: 9, at Hofstra (1/19/10) 3-PT FG: 5, at Towson (1/23/10) FT: 10, at James Madison (1/16/10) ASSISTS: 7, at Hofstra (1/19/10) STEALS: 4, vs. Drexel (11/29/07) BLOCKS: 1, 10 times, last vs. VCU (3/6/10) MINUTES: 44, vs. VCU (2/9/10)

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