University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
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#3 Dwight Hines


Class: Junior

Pos: Guard

Ht: 6'1"

Wt: 185 lbs.

Hometown: Aliquippa

High School: Aliquippa High School

At Pitt-Johnstown
2003-04 SeasonDwight played in all 27 games, including 12 starts, and finished third on the team in scoring at 10.6 ppg. and third in assists with 63 (2.3 apg.). He also averaged 2.4 rebounds per game, shot 46.6% (95-204) from the field, 47.8% (32-67) from three-point range and 75.6% (34-45) from the free-throw line. His 32 three-point field goals were good enough for fourth on the team. He led the Mountain Cats in scoring three times and scored in double figures 10 times in 2003-04. Dwight earned Most Valuable Player honors at the University of Charleston (WV) Tournament after averaging 19.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. He was named Independent Co-Player of the Week from 12/01/03 through 12/07/03 and Honorable Mention Division II Player of the Week three times. In his first two seasons at Pitt-Johnstown, Dwight has career highs of 22 points against Alderson-Broaddus (WV) College on 12/13/03, six rebounds on four separate occasions and seven assists against Bloomsburg University on 02/28/04.

2002-03 SeasonDwight played in all 27 games (six starts) as a true freshman and averaged 6.0 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.4 assist per game. He led all true freshmen in scoring. His 19 three-point field goals ranked him fourth on the team. Dwight was named to the 2003 All-Tournament Team at the East Stroudsburg University Tournament after scoring 31 points in two games.

At Aliquippa High SchoolDwight played for Head Coach Mike Zmijanac at Aliquippa High School. Dwight averaged 23.2 points, three rebounds and five assists per game as a senior on his way to being named First Team AA All-State, WPIAL Fab 5 and First Team AA All-Section VI. He finished his career with over 1,200 points and led his team to the Second Round of the District Playoffs in 2002. Dwight earned Most Valuable Player honors at the 2001 Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cat Tournament and the 2001 C.N.J Betters Tournament. He also played in the 2002 Pittsburgh Hoops Classic All Star Game. As a football player, Dwight was named First Team All-State as a defensive player and Third Team All-State as an offensive player in 2001. He also earned First Team All Section 6 honors in 2001 and WPIAL Most Valuable Player honors that same year. In 2000, Dwight was Section 6’s Co-Most Valuable Player.
Last Reviewed: December 7, 2004