34 - Ali Haidar
Ali Haidar
Height: 6-7
Weight: 240
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Windsor, Ont./Forster
Position: F
gp 30
pts/g 24.8
fg % 60.6
3pt % 33.3
ft % 74.2
reb/g 9.5
a/g 2.0

College: 2012-13: Earned National Basketball Coaches Association and Daktronics, Inc., All-America First Team honors ... GLIAC Player of the Year ... Ken Hamar Award Winner (Team Most Valuable Player) ... Earned GLIAC All-Academic honors ... Averaged 24.8 points per game to lead the GLIAC ... Averaged 9.5 rebounds per game, most in the GLIAC ... Ranked sixth in the GLIAC with 30 blocks ... Set GLIAC records for points in a season (541) and field goals made in a season (188) ... Set school record for career (893) and season (743) rebounds ... Ranks first in school history in season scoring (743) and fourth in career scoring (1,995) ... Other school records include, duoble-doubles in a season (14) and career (35), 30+ point games in a season (9), free throws made in a game (18) and free throws attempted in a game (20) 2011-12: Earned Basketball Times All-America Third Team honors and Bulletin All-America Fourth Team Accolades ... Daktronics All-Midwest Region Second Team ... GLIAC Player of the Year and a GLIAC First Team Selection ... Earned the Ken Hamar for the second straight year as the team's most valuable player ... Ranked 38th in the nation and third in the league in scoring with 19.1 points per game ... Finished 19th in the nation and second in the league in rebounding with 9.4 rebounds per game ... Finished 10th in the nation with 14 double-doubles ... Scored his 1,000th point as part of a season-high 36 point game at Saginaw Valley State on Jan. 14th ... Scored 20 points and grabbed a school and GLIAC Tournament record 26 rebounds in a win over Ferris State on Feb. 29th ... Finished the season ranked 16th in school history with 1,252 points ... Recorded 32 of the team's 62 blocks on the season ... 2010-11:  Earned first-team All-GLIAC honors and earned the Ken Hamar Award as the teams most valuable player ... Earned All GLIAC Academic honors ... Started all 28 games ... Led the team and ranked fifth in the GLIAC with 16.1 points per game ... Ranked seventh in the league with a team-high 6.7 rebounds per game, and second in the conference in defensive rebounds (149) ... Recorded a team-high 16 blocks on the season ... Ranked third on the team in steals (19) and fourth in assists (50) ... Recorded four double-doubles on the year ... Scored a season-high 25 points three times ... Pulled down a season-high 12 rebounds three-times ... 2009-10: Earned the Bob Olson Award as the team's top newcomer … Played in all 27 games, starting 23 … Finished second on team and was the GLIAC's top-scoring freshman at 9.9 points per game … Had three double-doubles … Hauled in 5.8 rebounds per contest—second most on the team … Shot 48.1 percent from the field … Was named GLIAC Player of the Week (1/11) after recording a combined 35 points and 11 rebounds in two games … Scored a career-high 26 points on 10-of-13 shooting at Ashland (1/7) … Tallied 20 points and 10 rebounds in a 61-58 win over Lake Superior State (2/25) … Scored in double figures 13 times.

High School: Graduated from J.L. Forster (Ont.) High School in 2009 … Coached by Patrick Osborne … Was named Mr. Basketball and most valuable player of his team in both 2007-08 and 2008-09 … Helped Forster to a 28-8 record and the South Western Ontario Secondary Schools Athletic Association Championship in 2007-08 … Named most improved player of his team in 2006-07, helping his team to a 24-6 record and Windsor and Essex County Secondary School Athletic Association Championship … Also participated in football and volleyball as a prep.

Personal:
Born in Lebanon on July 20, 1990 … Has two older and two younger brothers and one older and one younger sister … Did not begin playing basketball until the 2006-07 season … Owns a 3.13 grade point average in electrical engineering and computer engineering.

Haidar's Career Statistics

Total 3-Point Free Throw Rebounds
Year G-GS Min/Avg FGM FGA FG% FGM. FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% Off-Def Total Avg PF-FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts/Avg
2009-10 27-23 624/23.1 102 212 .481 2 8 .250 61 101 .604 51-106 157 5.8 77-2 27 72 10 6 267/9.9
2010-11 28-28 765/27.3 169 285 .593 5 11 .455 107 141 .759 38-149 187 6.7 72-1 50 60 16 19 450/16.1
2011-12 28-28 845/30.2 195 361 .540 5 20 .250 140 188 .745 57-207 264 9.4 76-0 41 79 32 14 535/19.1
2012-13 30-30 1002/33.4 217
447
.606 14
42
.333 187 252
.742 50-235 285 9.5 73-0 60
100
30
14
743/24.8
Total 113-109 3236/28.6 683
1305
.523 26 81 .321 495
682
.726 196-697 893 7.9 298-3 178 311 88 53 1995/17.7
Recent Games
Feb 23 Lake Superior State W, 79-78
Mar 2 Northern Michigan W, 72-48
Mar 6 Northwood W, 90-80
Mar 9 Findlay L, 54-51
Mar 16 vs. UW-Parkside W, 86-75
Mar 17 vs. Drury L, 76-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 22
Games started 30 22
Minutes 1002 748
Minutes per game 33.4 34.0
FG 271-447 188-313
FG Pct 60.6 60.1
3PT 14-42 7-29
3PT Pct 33.3 24.1
FT 187-252 158-209
FT Pct 74.2 75.6
Off rebounds 50 37
Def rebounds 235 180
Total rebounds 285 217
Rebounds per game 9.5 9.9
Personal fouls 73 47
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 60 45
Turnovers 100 77
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.6
Steals 14 9
Blocks 30 24
Points 743 541
Points per game 24.8 24.6
Points per 40 min 29.7 28.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 7 Finlandia W, 117-53 - 21 11-16 68.8 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 26
Nov 15 at Southwest Minn. St. W, 75-67 1 39 13-19 68.4 0-3 0.0 6-12 50.0 32
Nov 17 at Minnesota Duluth L, 70-58 1 21 8-16 50.0 1-1 100.0 5-5 100.0 22
Nov 20 Bemidji State W, 86-59 1 31 13-18 72.2 4-5 80.0 5-7 71.4 35
Nov 29 at Malone W, 71-58 1 30 8-15 53.3 1-2 50.0 5-8 62.5 22
Dec 1 at Walsh L, 84-75 1 42 7-18 38.9 0-4 0.0 6-12 50.0 20
Dec 6 Findlay W, 66-49 1 35 7-14 50.0 0-3 0.0 8-9 88.9 22
Dec 8 Hillsdale W, 73-55 1 30 5-12 41.7 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 14
Dec 13 at Ohio Dominican W, 75-56 1 26 12-19 63.2 0-1 0.0 7-8 87.5 31
Dec 15 at Tiffin W, 75-55 1 20 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 11
Dec 29 at UW-Parkside W, 69-51 1 26 12-16 75.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 26
Jan 3 Lake Erie W, 66-48 1 33 10-14 71.4 0-1 0.0 4-6 66.7 24
Jan 5 Ashland W, 81-59 1 28 11-19 57.9 0-0 - 2-7 28.6 24
Jan 10 at Ferris State L, 74-66 1 29 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 6-10 60.0 18
Jan 12 at Grand Valley State L, 70-65 1 37 9-16 56.2 0-3 0.0 7-8 87.5 25
Jan 17 Wayne State L, 70-59 1 39 11-20 55.0 0-2 0.0 9-10 90.0 31
Jan 19 Saginaw Valley State W, 77-54 1 33 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 11-12 91.7 25
Jan 24 at Northwood W, 79-65 1 38 15-19 78.9 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 34
Jan 26 at Lake Superior State W, 83-79 1 41 11-16 68.8 1-1 100.0 12-17 70.6 35
Feb 2 at Northern Michigan L, 59-55 1 37 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 19
Feb 7 Ferris State W, 64-55 1 37 7-14 50.0 0-1 0.0 13-15 86.7 27
Feb 9 Grand Valley State W, 69-51 1 38 7-12 58.3 1-2 50.0 5-5 100.0 20
Feb 14 at Wayne State W, 67-61 1 40 7-15 46.7 3-3 100.0 12-16 75.0 29
Feb 16 at Saginaw Valley State L, 53-50 1 33 10-14 71.4 0-2 0.0 5-7 71.4 25
Feb 21 Northwood W, 82-70 1 34 11-19 57.9 1-1 100.0 9-11 81.8 32
Feb 23 Lake Superior State W, 79-78 1 38 9-13 69.2 0-1 0.0 18-20 90.0 36
Mar 2 Northern Michigan W, 72-48 1 30 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 17
Mar 6 Northwood W, 90-80 1 39 10-19 52.6 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 25
Mar 9 Findlay L, 54-51 1 35 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 3-5 60.0 17
Mar 16 vs. UW-Parkside W, 86-75 1 37 14-22 63.6 2-2 100.0 2-4 50.0 32
Mar 17 vs. Drury L, 76-62 1 26 6-12 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 13
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 7 Finlandia W, 117-53 - 21 2 4 6 1 3 0.3 0 0 0 0
Nov 15 at Southwest Minn. St. W, 75-67 1 39 2 12 14 3 3 1.0 1 1 3 0
Nov 17 at Minnesota Duluth L, 70-58 1 21 3 2 5 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 20 Bemidji State W, 86-59 1 31 1 7 8 0 3 0.0 1 0 2 0
Nov 29 at Malone W, 71-58 1 30 1 5 6 1 4 0.2 0 0 2 0
Dec 1 at Walsh L, 84-75 1 42 6 16 22 2 4 0.5 0 1 5 0
Dec 6 Findlay W, 66-49 1 35 2 13 15 1 2 0.5 0 1 2 0
Dec 8 Hillsdale W, 73-55 1 30 4 9 13 1 6 0.2 0 1 2 0
Dec 13 at Ohio Dominican W, 75-56 1 26 3 6 9 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 15 at Tiffin W, 75-55 1 20 3 2 5 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 29 at UW-Parkside W, 69-51 1 26 0 8 8 1 3 0.3 1 1 3 0
Jan 3 Lake Erie W, 66-48 1 33 1 9 10 0 6 0.0 0 4 1 0
Jan 5 Ashland W, 81-59 1 28 1 9 10 3 2 1.5 0 4 3 0
Jan 10 at Ferris State L, 74-66 1 29 2 8 10 2 3 0.7 1 0 2 0
Jan 12 at Grand Valley State L, 70-65 1 37 0 6 6 3 2 1.5 0 0 1 0
Jan 17 Wayne State L, 70-59 1 39 2 8 10 3 4 0.8 0 3 2 0
Jan 19 Saginaw Valley State W, 77-54 1 33 0 7 7 4 3 1.3 1 0 1 0
Jan 24 at Northwood W, 79-65 1 38 2 4 6 4 3 1.3 1 1 1 0
Jan 26 at Lake Superior State W, 83-79 1 41 1 8 9 6 6 1.0 2 1 4 0
Feb 2 at Northern Michigan L, 59-55 1 37 0 8 8 4 1 4.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 7 Ferris State W, 64-55 1 37 3 14 17 1 3 0.3 0 1 2 0
Feb 9 Grand Valley State W, 69-51 1 38 0 9 9 3 1 3.0 0 1 1 0
Feb 14 at Wayne State W, 67-61 1 40 3 11 14 1 2 0.5 2 3 4 0
Feb 16 at Saginaw Valley State L, 53-50 1 33 2 9 11 1 7 0.1 0 0 3 0
Feb 21 Northwood W, 82-70 1 34 0 3 3 1 4 0.2 1 1 2 0
Feb 23 Lake Superior State W, 79-78 1 38 0 7 7 2 7 0.3 0 2 1 0
Mar 2 Northern Michigan W, 72-48 1 30 1 9 10 2 3 0.7 0 0 2 0
Mar 6 Northwood W, 90-80 1 39 4 7 11 6 1 6.0 1 1 4 0
Mar 9 Findlay L, 54-51 1 35 1 9 10 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 0
Mar 16 vs. UW-Parkside W, 86-75 1 37 0 6 6 2 4 0.5 0 3 3 0
Mar 17 vs. Drury L, 76-62 1 26 2 4 6 2 5 0.4 1 0 4 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 30 33.4 9.0-14.9 60.6 0.5-1.4 33.3 6.2-8.4 74.2 24.8
Conference 22 22 34.0 8.5-14.2 60.1 0.3-1.3 24.1 7.2-9.5 75.6 24.6
Exhibition 1 - 21.0 11.0-16.0 68.8 0.0-0.0 - 4.0-5.0 80.0 26.0

Home 14 14 34.3 8.7-14.6 59.5 0.4-1.4 31.6 7.1-8.7 81.1 24.9
Away 14 14 32.8 9.2-14.9 62.0 0.4-1.4 30.0 6.1-8.9 68.5 24.9
Neutral 2 2 31.5 10.0-17.0 58.8 1.0-1.5 66.7 1.5-3.0 50.0 22.5

Wins 21 21 33.5 9.5-15.3 62.3 0.6-1.3 46.4 6.7-8.9 75.3 26.3
Losses 9 9 33.2 7.9-14.0 56.3 0.1-1.6 7.1 5.2-7.3 71.2 21.1

November 4 4 30.2 10.5-17.0 61.8 1.5-2.8 54.5 5.2-8.0 65.6 27.8
December 6 6 29.8 7.8-14.3 54.7 0.0-1.7 0.0 5.0-6.8 73.2 20.7
January 8 8 34.8 10.0-15.4 65.0 0.1-0.9 14.3 6.9-9.5 72.4 27.0
February 7 7 36.7 8.3-13.7 60.4 0.7-1.4 50.0 9.6-11.6 82.7 26.9
March 5 5 33.4 8.8-14.8 59.5 0.4-0.8 50.0 2.8-4.4 63.6 20.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 30 1002 271-447 60.6 14-42 33.3 187-252 74.2 743
Conference 22 22 748 188-313 60.1 7-29 24.1 158-209 75.6 541
Exhibition 1 - 21 11-16 68.8 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 26

Home 14 14 480 122-205 59.5 6-19 31.6 99-122 81.1 349
Away 14 14 459 129-208 62.0 6-20 30.0 85-124 68.5 349
Neutral 2 2 63 20-34 58.8 2-3 66.7 3-6 50.0 45

Wins 21 21 703 200-321 62.3 13-28 46.4 140-186 75.3 553
Losses 9 9 299 71-126 56.3 1-14 7.1 47-66 71.2 190

November 4 4 121 42-68 61.8 6-11 54.5 21-32 65.6 111
December 6 6 179 47-86 54.7 0-10 0.0 30-41 73.2 124
January 8 8 278 80-123 65.0 1-7 14.3 55-76 72.4 216
February 7 7 257 58-96 60.4 5-10 50.0 67-81 82.7 188
March 5 5 167 44-74 59.5 2-4 50.0 14-22 63.6 104
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 30 33.4 1.7 7.8 9.5 2.4 0.0 2.0 3.3 0.6 0.5 1.0
Conference 22 22 34.0 1.7 8.2 9.9 2.1 0.0 2.0 3.5 0.6 0.4 1.1
Exhibition 1 - 21.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.0 0.0

Home 14 14 34.3 1.4 8.6 10.0 2.1 0.0 2.0 3.4 0.6 0.3 1.4
Away 14 14 32.8 2.0 7.5 9.5 2.6 0.0 2.0 3.1 0.6 0.6 0.6
Neutral 2 2 31.5 1.0 5.0 6.0 3.5 0.0 2.0 4.5 0.4 0.5 1.5

Wins 21 21 33.5 1.5 7.9 9.4 2.2 0.0 2.0 3.3 0.6 0.6 1.2
Losses 9 9 33.2 2.0 7.8 9.8 3.0 0.0 2.0 3.3 0.6 0.2 0.4

November 4 4 30.2 1.8 6.5 8.2 2.5 0.0 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.5 0.2
December 6 6 29.8 3.0 9.0 12.0 2.5 0.0 0.8 3.2 0.3 0.3 0.7
January 8 8 34.8 1.1 7.4 8.5 1.9 0.0 3.1 3.6 0.9 0.6 1.6
February 7 7 36.7 1.1 8.7 9.9 2.3 0.0 1.9 3.6 0.5 0.4 1.1
March 5 5 33.4 1.6 7.0 8.6 3.4 0.0 2.6 3.0 0.9 0.4 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 30 1002 50 235 285 73 0 60 100 0.6 14 30
Conference 22 22 748 37 180 217 47 0 45 77 0.6 9 24
Exhibition 1 - 21 2 4 6 0 0 1 3 0.3 0 0

Home 14 14 480 20 120 140 29 0 28 47 0.6 4 19
Away 14 14 459 28 105 133 37 0 28 44 0.6 9 8
Neutral 2 2 63 2 10 12 7 0 4 9 0.4 1 3

Wins 21 21 703 32 165 197 46 0 42 70 0.6 12 26
Losses 9 9 299 18 70 88 27 0 18 30 0.6 2 4

November 4 4 121 7 26 33 10 0 4 12 0.3 2 1
December 6 6 179 18 54 72 15 0 5 19 0.3 2 4
January 8 8 278 9 59 68 15 0 25 29 0.9 5 13
February 7 7 257 8 61 69 16 0 13 25 0.5 3 8
March 5 5 167 8 35 43 17 0 13 15 0.9 2 4