Men's basketball

  • 2014 NCAA Div. III tournament qualifier
  • 2014 Iowa Conference tournament champions
  • 2014 Iowa Conference champions
  • 10 NCAA Div. III playoff appearances
  • 17 Iowa Conference championships

Coach Craig Douma and Central College's 2014 Iowa Conference
men's basketball championship team.

Individual record leaderboards

Scoring
Rebounds

Assists
Blocks
Steals

Team history

Team records
All-time series
All-time scores
Year-by-year records

Iowa Conference history

All-Americans


Central individual records

Most points

Game - 45, tie, Jeff Verhoef vs. Wartburg, 1978-79;
Steve Kraayenbrink vs. Upper Iowa, 1980-81
Season - 666, John Carle, 1959-60
Season average - 29.0, John Carle, 1959-60
Career - 1,575, Jeff Verhoef, 1976-80
Career average - 24.6, Dana Snoap, 1971-73

Most field goals

Game - 18, Steve Kraayenbrink vs. Upper Iowa, 1980-81
Season - 252, John Carle, 1959-60
Career - 592, Jeff Verhoef, 1976-80

Most field goal attempts

Game - 31, Dana Snoap at Chapman (Calif.), Dec. 22, 1972
Season - 533, John Carle, 1959-60
Career -1,285, Miguel Ley, 2006-10

Most free throws

Game - 18, Dana Snoap vs. Buena Vista, 1971-72
Season - 162, John Carle, 1959-60
Career - 391, Jeff Verhoef, 1976-80
Consecutive - 31, Chad Ryan, Dec. 3, 1994-Jan. 14, 1995

Most free throw attempts

Game - 25, Dana Snoap vs. Buena Vista, 1971-72
Season - 226, John Carle, 1959-60
Career - 520, Jeff Verhoef, 1976-80

Most 3-point goals

Consecutive - 9, Kevin Carlson, Jan. 6-13, 1996
Game - 9, Wade Vander Molen, vs. Coe, Dec. 7, 1999
Season - 70, Wade Vander Molen, 1999-2000
Career - 175, Zak Clark, 2004-08

Highest field goal percentage

Game - 100 percent (13-13), Keith Pedersen vs. William Woods (Mo.), 2007-08;
(10-10), Keith Pedersen vs. Loras, 2007-08
Season - 69.6 percent (114-171), Keith Pedersen, 2007-08
Career - 61.1 percent (346-556), Keith Pedersen, 2004-08

Highest free throw percentage

Game (10 att.) - 100 percent, tie, (16-16) Mike Valster, vs. Loras, 1994-95;
(13-13) LeRoy Timmer vs. Buena Vista, 1957-58; (11-11) Joe Jaspers, vs. William Penn, 1986-87; (11-11) Bruce Hanson vs. Calvin (Mich.), 1980-81; (10-10) Demarco Turner vs. Wartburg, 2010-11
Season - 91.1 percent (41-45), Bruce Hanson, 1981-82
Career - 84.8 percent (112-132), Bruce Hanson, 1978-82

Highest 3-point percentage

Game (min. 5 attempts) - 100 percent (6-6), Demarco Turner, vs. Faith Baptist, Dec. 6, 2010; at Dubuque, Jan. 17, 2011
Season - 54.2 percent (39-72), Chris Robertson, 1991-92
Career - 47.4 percent (141-297), Pat Rangel, 1984-88

Most rebounds

Game - 29, Vern Den Herder, vs. St. Mary's, 1970-71
Season - 397, Vern Den Herder, 1970-71
Season average - 16.5, Vern Den Herder, 1970-71
Career - 1,144, Vern Den Herder, 1967-71
Career average - 12.4, Vern Den Herder, 1967-71

Most blocks

Game - 8, Jeff Verhoef vs. Macalaster (Minn.), 1978-79
Season - 54, Jeff Verhoef, 1978-88
Season average - 2.2, Jeff Verhoef, 1978-79
Career - 119, Make Valster, 1992-96
Career average - 1.5, Loren Liming, 2006-07; 2008-10

Most steals

Season - 66, Mark Holan, 2009-10
Season average - 2.4, Mark Holan, 2009-10
Career - 161, Pat Rangel, 1984-88
Career average - 1.9, Mark Holan, 2006-07, 2008-10


Most assists

Game - 13, Brett DeHoogh, vs. Viterbo (Wis.), Nov. 18, 2005
Season - 141, tie, Brett DeHoogh, 2005-06; Miguel Ley, 2009-10
Career - 465, Brett DeHoogh, 2004-08

Statistical triple-double

Game - 23 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists, Jeff Verhoef, vs. Dubuque, 1977-78


Games

Played, career - 103, tie, Jeff Verhoef, 1976-80; Miguel Ley, 2006-10
Started, career - 90, Zak Clark, 2004-08

 

Games started, career (since 1998)

No. Player Games Year
1. Zak Clark 90 2004-08
2. Brett DeHoogh 81 2004-08
3. Miguel Ley 80 2006-10
4. Zach Cooper 74 2006-10
5. Clint Driftmier 69 2003-07
6. Tony Polito 63 1999-2003
7. Chris Nelson 62 2002-06
8. Keith Pedersen 61 2004-08
9. Justin Madsen 53 2006-10
10. Jack Bruns 52 2009-12


Games played, career (since 1970)

No. Player Games Year
1. Jeff Verhoef 103 1976-80
  Miguel Ley 103 2006-10
3. Tosh Dillinger 100 1996-2000
4. Tony Polito 99 1999-2003
  Mike Valster 99 1992-96
6. Karl Korver 98 1975-79
7. John Slinkman 97 1974-78
8. Steve Muller 96 1981-85
9. Pat Rangel 94 1984-88
10. Matt Melvin 92 1986-90
  Denny Van Wyk 92 1973-77

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