Player Profiles

Gary                               Browne
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Cupey, Puerto Rico
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Sport: Men's Basketball
Position: G


  • A true point guard who can deliver the ball to the right people at the right time
  • Signed with West Virginia in April 2011
  • Gained valuable experience with the Puerto Rico national team
  • Solid decision maker
  • Moved to Florida for his senior year of high school from Puerto Rico
West Virginia (2012-13)
  • Appeared in all 32 contests, making 12 starts
  • Averaged 19.8 minutes per game
  • Averaged 5.6 points and 2.8 rebounds per game
  • Was third on the team with 48 assists
  • Second on the team in steals with 27
  • Shot 81.4 percent (70-of-86) from the free throw line
  • Six games in double figures
  • Scored 11 points, including 3-of-3 from 3-point range, at Texas Tech
  • Started against Kansas State and finished with seven points
  • Scored a career-high 17 points with six rebounds vs. Eastern Kentucky
  • Had nine points against Radford and at Texas
  • Scored eight points against Michigan and six points vs. Oakland     
  • Scored 10 points at Duquesne
  • Had 11 points, seven rebounds and seven assists against VMI
  • Scored 13 points against Oklahoma
  • Scored 11 points against Davidson         
  • Had seven points at Gonzaga and against Marshall
West Virginia (2011-12)
  • Averaged 6.5 points and 3.9 rebounds per game as a freshman
  • Was second on the team in assists with 98 for the season
  • Was third on the team with 40 steals
  • Played in all 33 games, starting three contests
  • Averaged 25.6 minutes per game
  • Shot 43.4 percent from the field and 66.3 percent from the free throw line
  • Had double figures in nine games
  • Game-high 15 points against Gonzaga in the NCAA Tournament
  • Had four points and six rebounds at USF
  • Scored 12 points with five assists at Pitt
  • Made first career start against Louisville
  •  Scored five points with nine rebounds and six assists at Providence
  •  Had 11 points, five rebounds and three assists at Syracuse
  •  Scored 13 points with nine rebounds vs. Cincinnati, including game-tying 3-pointer in regulation
  •  Scored 10 points against Marshall
  •  Six points, six assists, five rebounds and three steals against Rutgers
  •  Had five points, seven rebounds, four assists and two steals at Connecticut
  •  Scored 12 points, including 6-of-6 from the free throw line against Georgetown
  •  Scored 11 points against Villanova
  •  Scored 13 points against Missouri State. Hit the game-tying 3-pointer at end of regulation to send into overtime
  •  Had nine points with six assists against Miami
  •  Scored six points and grabbed four rebounds against Kansas State
  •  Scored six points with four assists and three steals against Akron
  •  Had 10 points, six rebounds and five assists against Morehead State
  •  Grabbed 12 rebounds and scored eight points against Alcorn State
  •  Scored nine points and had six assists in his first game against Oral Roberts
High School
  • Moved to Florida his senior year of high school and attended Arlington Country Day in Jacksonville
  • Averaged 11.6 points, 7.5 assists and 4.0 steals per game, leading his team to a 23-2 record
  • Played for coach Rex Morgan
  • Shot 83 percent from the free throw line and 39 percent from 3-point range
  • Team finished as the No. 16-ranked boys team in the country by USA Today
  • Has played on the Puerto Rico national team since he was 14 years old
  • Averaged 11.8 points per game for Puerto Rico at the 2010 FIBA U18 championship in San Antonio
  • Attended St. Francis School in Carolina, Puerto Rico as a sophomore and junior
  • As a junior, he averaged nearly 22 points per game
  • Led his high school to a national championship and was the Puerto Rico player of the year
  • Son of Gary Browne and Anamaris Ramirez Maldonado
  • Birthday is March 24
  • Majoring in pre-sport management
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
Big East Academic All-Star

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