33 Tucker Halpern
33 Tucker Halpern
Height: 6-8
Weight: 220
Year: Junior
Hometown: Brookline, MA
High School: Noble & Greenough
Position: F

Providence Journal Story

Missed the entire 2011-2012 season due to illness…Sophomore:  Earned honorable mention All-Ivy honors…His 12.6 points per game were 15th in the Ivy League, while his14.3 ppg average in league games ranked eighth…Exploded for a career high 29 points vs. Harvard, connecting on 10 of 15 field goals against the Crimson, including 6 of 9 from behind the three-point arc…Ranked third on the Brown team in rebounding with 4.5 per game…His six treys tied his career high, and are eighth best in the Brown record book… Ranked second on the Brown team with 66 assists, including a career high seven assists in Brown’s win over Princeton…Netted 25 points against Dartmouth in Hanover, connecting on 11 of 12 field goals, while grabbing seven rebounds…Tossed in 26 points against Cornell, connecting on 8 of 15 field goals, including 5 of 8 treys, and 5 of 5 free throws…Registered a double-double vs. Quinnipiac with 26 points and a career high 12 rebounds…Connected on five treys while scoring 23 points vs. Bryant… His first career double-double came against Maine with 12 points and 10 rebounds…Freshman: Brown’s third leading scorer with 8.1 points per game…Started 10 of 29 games for the Bears…Averaged 3.5 rebounds per game…Scored in double figures nine times, including a career high 26 points against Quinnipiac, where he connected on 6 of 13 treys… His six treys vs. Quinnipiac rank eighth in the Brown record book for a single game…Two-time Ivy League Rookie of the Week…Registered 23 steals to lead the Brown team…His 66 assists ranked second on the squad…Scored 22 points, grabbed seven rebounds, handed out 6 assists and had three steals against Wagner…Pulled down a career high 10 rebounds against Yale…Secondary School Background: Averaged 19.4 points, 10.1 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game as a senior at Noble & Greenough…Two-time team captain…All-time leading scorer at Noble & Greenough with 1,800 career points…McDonald’s All-American nominee…Four-time All-Independent School League All-Star…Named to Elite 75 All-Star Team…Two-time St. Sebastian Tournament MVP…All-Area Greater Boston selection…New England Class C semifinalist for three straight years…Named to Slam Magazine’s 10 Most Impressive Players at the Orlando Super Showcase…Three-time New England Class C Semifinalist…Personal: Tucker Raymond Halpern, born December 26, 1989…Son of John and K.C. Halpern…Has a brother, Ian, and a sister, Lily…Enjoys music, drums, tennis and sports in general…History of Art and Architecture concentrator.

Tucker Halpern’s Career Highs
Points: 29 vs. Harvard (2/25/11)           
Rebounds:  12 vs. Quinnipiac (1/17/11)
Assists: 7 vs. Princeton (2/19/11)                       
Steals: 3 vs. Wagner (1/4/10); vs. Cornell (2/6/10); vs. Princeton (2/19/11)
Blocks:   2 vs. Maine (11/22/09); vs. Princeton (1/29/10);  vs. Fordham (11/12/10); vs. Yale (1/15/11); vs. Penn (2/18/11)
Treys:  6 vs. Quinnipiac (1/11/10); vs. Harvard 2/25/11