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3 - Matt Brown
Matt Brown
Height: 6-3
Weight: 205
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Barrington, R.I.
High School: Northfield Mount Hermon (Mass.)
Position: Guard
House Affiliation: Cabot

Also a wide receiver on the Harvard football team.

Sophomore (2011-12):
Played in seven contests ... Scored a bucket and blocked a shot at Boston University (Dec. 10) ... Grabbed a rebound against George Washington (Jan. 14).

Freshman (2010-11):
Co-recipient of John Harnice Spirit Award ... Played in 21 games ... Made first career appearance in victory over Fordham (Dec. 1) ... Collected a rebound in win over WPI (Dec. 7) ... Came down with two rebounds against Boston University (Dec. 11) ... Grabbed a rebound at George Washington (Jan. 15) ... Came off the bench to hit two important baskets for five points and made a career-best three steals in comeback victory over Dartmouth (Jan. 22) ... Had two rebounds, made a steal and handed out an assist against Columbia (Jan. 28) ... Grabbed a rebound in win over Cornell (Jan. 29) ... Assisted on a field goal in double-overtime victory at Penn (Feb. 5) ... Scored a career-high six points and made two steals in 18 minutes of action against Yale (Feb. 11)  ... Buried a key 3-pointer in win at Brown (Feb. 25) ... Made two baskets and finished with five points against Penn (March 4) ... Scored five points and made a 3-pointer while grabbing three rebounds against Princeton (March 5) ... Hit a three at Oklahoma State in NIT (March 15).  

Background:
Son of Tracey and Donald … Attended Northfield Mount Hermon … Lettered in basketball, football and track and field … Captained all three squads as s senior and was a two-time football captain … McDonald’s All-American nominee … Reebok All-American in 2009-10 … Two-time All-New England Prep School Athletic Conference and two-time all-division in basketball … Was high school teammate of fellow Crimson freshman Laurent Rivard … Averaged 20.2 points per game as a freshman at Barrington High School before transferring to Northfield Mount Hermon … First-team All-New England and all-league in football as a senior … New England champion in the high jump in 2009 … Had a 273 receiving yard game in football in 2009 … Father played basketball at Providence from 1982-1986 … 2009 Dean’s Award Winner … Served as deacon in school church … Enjoys music, dancing, reading biographies and learning.

Matt Brown with Larry Summers, President Emeritus of Harvard University and Charles W. Eliot University Professor, in his office at the Kennedy School of Government.