#33 Elijah Hughes
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6'6" 215 lbs Forward
HS: Beacon High Beacon, NY
HS: John F. Kennedy Catholic Lincolndale, NY
HS: South Kent Prep South Kent, CT
Born: Poughkeepsie, NY
Season Stats
Season Cl Pos G GS Min FG FGA % FT FTA % 3Pt 3PA % Asst Reb DReb OReb Fls DQ TO ST BS Pts PPG APG RPG
2017-18 So F 34 34 1108 155 369
42.0%
69 93
74.2%
87 236
36.9%
50 147 124 23 72 3 63 42 27 466 13.7 1.5 4.3
Career    
34
34
1108
155
369
42.0%
69
93
74.2%
87
236
36.9%
50
147
124
23
72
3
63
42
27
466
13.7
1.5
4.3

Elijah Hughes is a guard for the Syracuse Orange basketball team.

Elijah Hughes Syracuse BasketballHughes started his collegiate career at East Carolina. He would miss seven games early in the season due to injury. He would eventually work his way into they lineup as a starter for seven games, and would play 25 overall. He had a season high 19 points in a win over South Florida.

East Carolina Statistics
Season Cl Pos G GS Min FG FGA % FT FTA % 3Pt 3PA % Asst Reb DReb OReb Fls DQ TO ST BS Pts PPG APG RPG
2016-17 Fr G 25 7 512 58 166 34.9% 54 79 68.4% 24 88 27.3% 32 58 47 11 46 - 24 14 11 194 7.8 1.3 2.3
Career    
25
7
512
58
166
34.9%
54
79
68.4%
24
88
27.3%
32
58
47
11
46
-
24
14
11
194
7.8
1.3
2.3

Hughes would transfer to Syracuse after his freshman year. He would have to redshirt the 2017-18 season because of transfer rules.

Hughes would earn a starting position his first year, and would provide the Orange with a consistent third scoring option. He would be the team's top three point shooting option throughout the season. He would have big games in wins over Notre Dame, Duke and Miami. Hughes top scoring game was against Baylor in the loss in the NCAA tournament, when he scored 25 points on six of eleven three point shooting.

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