Liam Robbins - Men's Basketball - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#21 Liam Robbins

Center

Class Graduate
Height 7'0"
Weight 250
Hometown Davenport, Iowa
High School Assumption
Major Human Development Studies
Bio

Career Accolades
• Two-time Big Ten Player of the Week (Jan. 4, 2021; Jan. 18, 2021)
• Naismith Trophy Award Player of the Week (Jan. 18, 2021)
• USBWA National Player of the Week (Jan. 5, 2021)
• Two-time Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award preseason watch list (2021, 2022)
• 2020 NABC All-District Second Team honoree
• 2020 All-Missouri Valley Conference Second Team
• 2020 All-MVC Defensive Team
• 2020 Missouri Valley Conference Most Improved honors

As a Senior (2021-22)
• Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award preseason watch list

As a Junior (2020-21 at Minnesota)
• Naismith Trophy Award Player of the Week (Jan. 18)
• USBWA National Player of the Week (Jan. 5)
• Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year award candidate
• Two-time Big Ten Player of the Week (Jan. 4, Jan. 18)
• Started all 23 games he played
• Led Big Ten and finished 10th in nation with 2.7 blocks per game
• Also led team with 6.6 rebounds per game and second on team with 11.7 points per game
• Three double-doubles
• Scored 18 points against Michigan State on 7-for-11 shooting with nine defensive rebounds and three blocks
• Scored 27 points, 14 rebounds, five blocks and four assists in the Ohio State win (Jan. 3)
• Scored 22 points with eight rebounds in 22 minutes against Michigan (Jan. 16)
• Blocked six shots, snagged seven rebounds and scored 15 points at Purdue (Jan. 30)
• Totaled 16 points, 10 rebounds, three steals and three assists at Rutgers (Feb. 4)
• Recorded a double-double (11 points, 10 rebounds) against Purdue (Feb. 11) and also added four blocks

As a Sophomore (2019-20 at Drake)
• NABC All-District Second Team honoree
• All-Missouri Valley Conference Second Team
• All-Defensive Team and
• MVC Most Improved honors
• Started all 34 games
• Averaged team highs of 14.1 points, 7.1 rebounds and 2.9 blocks per game
• School record 99 blocks, third most in MVC history, fifth in the nation that season
• Tallied seven double-doubles and scored in double figures in 22 of final 26 games
• Career-high 29 points against Bradley (Feb. 5)
• Matched a school record in blocks with seven against Loyola (Jan. 7)
• Perfect 10-of-10 from two-point range at Bradley (Dec. 31) and finished with 21 points
• Made 15-straight two-point shots over two games against Air Force game (Dec. 21) and Indiana State (Jan. 4)

As a Freshman (2018-19 at Drake)
• Played in 30 games and started one
• Recorded six blocks in his debut against Buena Vista (Nov. 8) to tie for second-most in Drake history
• Also scored season-best 16 points against Buena Vista
• Grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds with nine points against Milwaukee (Dec. 6)

The Robbins File
• Son of Bridget and Mark Robbins
• Earned business marketing and education degree from University of Minnesota
• Attended Sunrise Christian Academy in Wichita, Kansas, for 2017-18 season
• Uncle, Ed Conroy, is Commodores associate head coach