ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

35 Robert Baker
35 Robert Baker
Height: 6-11
Weight: 205
Year: So
Hometown: Woodstock, Ga.
High School: The Walker School
Position: F
House Affiliation: Winthrop

Career Highs
Points: 14, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
FG: 4, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
FGA: 9, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
3FG: 3, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
3FGA: 7, Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
FT: 4, vs. Massachusetts 11/12/17
FTA: 5, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
Rebounds: 11, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
Assists: 3, vs. Cal State Fullerton 11/26/17
Blocks: 3, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17
Steals: 2, vs. MIT 11/10/17
Minutes: 34, vs. Saint Joseph's 11/24/17

Sophomore (2017-18):
Appeared in 22 games with three starts, averaging 2.4 points, 2.7 rebounds, 0.6 assists, 0.5 steals and 0.5 blocks per game … Had six points and six rebounds in a win over Massachusetts (Nov. 12) … Notched first-career double-double with career-bests of 14 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks against St. Joseph’s (Nov. 24) … Stuffed the stat sheet with five points, eight rebounds and three assists against Cal-State Fullerton (Nov. 26) … Had four points and four rebounds against Minnesota (Dec. 30) and Cornell (Feb. 3) … Helped Harvard to its sixth Ivy League championship in program history, and its second-ever berth in the NIT.

Freshman (2016-17):
Saw action in 22 games ... Averaging 2.8 points and 2.0 rebounds in 8.4 minutes per game ... Played 15 minutes at UMass (Nov. 26), scoring a personal-best seven points on 3-of-6 shooting, adding two rebounds ... Scored four points against GW (Nov. 29) and Fordham (Dec. 3) ... Matched his career high with seven points, shooting 2-of-5 from the floor and 3-4 from the free throw line against Cornell (Feb. 18) ... Scored four points in 10 minutes against Brown (Feb. 25) ... Saw 14 minutes of action at Princeton (March 3), scoring three points and pulling down five rebounds ... Posted a personal best eight points at Penn (March 4) on3-of-5 shooting. 

Robert Baker with Mike Smith, the Edgerley Family Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and the John H. Finley, Jr. Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Dean Smith is a mainstay at Harvard athletics events, and has been a great supporter of the Men’s Basketball program. In fact, Dean Smith began his deanship in July 2007, shortly after Coach Amaker was hired. It has been a terrific decade!

Background:
Four-year starter on the basketball team at The Walker School and earned two varsity letters as a member of the baseball team … Served as captain of the basketball team at The Walker School for three seasons … Received first team All-State, All-Region, All-County, and team MVP honors as a junior and senior … Graduated as The Walker School’s all-time leading scorer with 1,535 career points … McDonalds All-America Nominee … Was a member of the National Latin Honor Society and a National Latin Exam Gold Medalist … Was also a four-year member of the Latin Club, concert band, and jazz band, and was a member of the chess club. 

Recent Games
Feb 24 at Penn L, 74-71
Mar 2 Cornell W, 98-88
Mar 3 Columbia W, 93-74
Mar 10 vs. Cornell W, 74-55
Mar 11 vs. Penn L, 68-65
Mar 14 at Marquette L, 67-60
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 9
Games started 3 -
Minutes 236 51
Minutes per game 10.7 5.7
FG 17-52 3-10
FG Pct 32.7 30.0
3PT 6-25 1-4
3PT Pct 24.0 25.0
FT 12-15 2-2
FT Pct 80.0 100.0
Off rebounds 10 2
Def rebounds 50 10
Total rebounds 60 12
Rebounds per game 2.7 1.3
Personal fouls 28 5
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 13 2
Turnovers 17 4
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 0.5
Steals 11 3
Blocks 10 4
Points 52 9
Points per game 2.4 1.0
Points per 40 min 8.8 7.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 13 Crimson Madness   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 MIT W, 73-64 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 4
Nov 12 Massachusetts W, 70-67 - 14 3-7 42.9 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 16 at Holy Cross L, 73-69 - 15 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 18 at Manhattan L, 73-69 - 6 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 23 vs. No. 21/21 Saint Mary's L, 89-71 - 14 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 24 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 77-71 1 34 4-9 44.4 3-7 42.9 3-5 60.0 14
Nov 26 at Cal St. Fullerton L, 70-61 1 31 2-4 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Nov 30 at Northeastern L, 77-61 - 24 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 2 at No. 7/7 Kentucky L, 79-70 1 14 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 at Fordham W, 47-45 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Boston University W, 74-63 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 at George Washington L, 58-48 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Minnesota L, 65-55 - 9 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 2 Vermont L, 62-56 - 5 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 6 Dartmouth W, 61-51 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 10 at Wofford L, 63-62 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Dartmouth W, 62-57 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Yale W, 54-52 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Brown W, 86-77 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Columbia L, 83-76 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Cornell W, 76-73 - 9 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 9 Princeton W, 66-51 - 11 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 10 Penn W, 76-67 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Brown W, 65-58 - 5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 17 Yale W, 64-49 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 23 at Princeton W, 72-66 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 24 at Penn L, 74-71 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 2 Cornell W, 98-88 - 14 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 3 Columbia W, 93-74 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 10 vs. Cornell W, 74-55 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Mar 11 vs. Penn L, 68-65 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Marquette L, 67-60 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 13 Crimson Madness   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 MIT W, 73-64 - 11 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 0
Nov 12 Massachusetts W, 70-67 - 14 1 5 6 0 2 0.0 1 1 3 -
Nov 16 at Holy Cross L, 73-69 - 15 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 18 at Manhattan L, 73-69 - 6 1 3 4 0 0 - 0 1 1 -
Nov 23 vs. No. 21/21 Saint Mary's L, 89-71 - 14 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 24 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 77-71 1 34 0 11 11 2 2 1.0 1 3 3 -
Nov 26 at Cal St. Fullerton L, 70-61 1 31 1 7 8 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 30 at Northeastern L, 77-61 - 24 1 4 5 2 0 - 1 0 3 -
Dec 2 at No. 7/7 Kentucky L, 79-70 1 14 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 6 at Fordham W, 47-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Boston University W, 74-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 at George Washington L, 58-48 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Minnesota L, 65-55 - 9 2 2 4 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Jan 2 Vermont L, 62-56 - 5 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 6 Dartmouth W, 61-51 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 0 -
Jan 10 at Wofford L, 63-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Dartmouth W, 62-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Yale W, 54-52 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Brown W, 86-77 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Columbia L, 83-76 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Cornell W, 76-73 - 9 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 1 1 1 -
Feb 9 Princeton W, 66-51 - 11 0 4 4 0 0 - 1 1 1 0
Feb 10 Penn W, 76-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Brown W, 65-58 - 5 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 17 Yale W, 64-49 - 2 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 23 at Princeton W, 72-66 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 -
Feb 24 at Penn L, 74-71 - 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Mar 2 Cornell W, 98-88 - 14 0 2 2 2 0 - 1 0 1 0
Mar 3 Columbia W, 93-74 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 10 vs. Cornell W, 74-55 - 6 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 1 1 2 -
Mar 11 vs. Penn L, 68-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Marquette L, 67-60 - 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 22 - 8.4 1.0-2.4 44.2 0.4-1.1 33.3 0.3-0.5 70.0 2.8
2017-18 22 3 10.7 0.8-2.4 32.7 0.3-1.1 24.0 0.5-0.7 80.0 2.4
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 44 3 9.6 0.9-2.4 38.5 0.3-1.1 28.6 0.4-0.6 76.0 2.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 22 - 185 23-52 44.2 8-24 33.3 7-10 70.0 61
2017-18 22 3 236 17-52 32.7 6-25 24.0 12-15 80.0 52
2018-19 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 44 3 421 40-104 38.5 14-49 28.6 19-25 76.0 113
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 22 - 8.4 5.0-11.2 44.2 1.7-5.2 33.3 1.5-2.2 70.0 13.2
2017-18 22 3 10.7 2.9-8.8 32.7 1.0-4.2 24.0 2.0-2.5 80.0 8.8
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 44 3 9.6 3.8-9.9 38.5 1.3-4.7 28.6 1.8-2.4 76.0 10.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 22 - 8.4 0.3 1.6 2.0 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.5
2017-18 22 3 10.7 0.5 2.3 2.7 1.3 0.0 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.5
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 44 3 9.6 0.4 2.0 2.3 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 22 - 185 7 36 43 20 0 5 10 0.5 5 12
2017-18 22 3 236 10 50 60 28 0 13 17 0.8 11 10
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 44 3 421 17 86 103 48 0 18 27 0.7 16 22
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 22 - 8.4 1.5 7.8 9.3 4.3 0.0 1.1 2.2 0.5 1.1 2.6
2017-18 22 3 10.7 1.7 8.5 10.2 4.7 0.0 2.2 2.9 0.8 1.9 1.7
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 44 3 9.6 1.6 8.2 9.8 4.6 0.0 1.7 2.6 0.7 1.5 2.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 22 3 10.7 0.8-2.4 32.7 0.3-1.1 24.0 0.5-0.7 80.0 2.4
Conference 9 - 5.7 0.3-1.1 30.0 0.1-0.4 25.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 1.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 9 - 7.4 0.6-2.1 26.3 0.1-0.7 16.7 0.4-0.4 100.0 1.7
Away 10 2 11.5 0.7-2.0 35.0 0.2-1.0 20.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 1.8
Neutral 3 1 18.0 1.7-4.3 38.5 1.0-3.0 33.3 2.0-3.0 66.7 6.3
-
Wins 12 1 9.5 0.8-2.3 35.7 0.3-1.1 30.8 0.9-1.1 84.6 2.9
Losses 10 2 12.2 0.7-2.4 29.2 0.2-1.2 16.7 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.7
-
November 8 2 18.6 1.5-4.1 36.4 0.6-2.4 26.3 1.0-1.4 72.7 4.6
December 2 1 11.5 1.0-2.5 40.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
January 2 - 4.0 0.0-1.5 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 6 - 5.3 0.3-1.0 33.3 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.3-0.3 100.0 1.0
March 4 - 6.0 0.2-1.2 20.0 0.2-0.5 50.0 0.5-0.5 100.0 1.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 22 3 236 17-52 32.7 6-25 24.0 12-15 80.0 52
Conference 9 - 51 3-10 30.0 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 9
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
-
Home 9 - 67 5-19 26.3 1-6 16.7 4-4 100.0 15
Away 10 2 115 7-20 35.0 2-10 20.0 2-2 100.0 18
Neutral 3 1 54 5-13 38.5 3-9 33.3 6-9 66.7 19
-
Wins 12 1 114 10-28 35.7 4-13 30.8 11-13 84.6 35
Losses 10 2 122 7-24 29.2 2-12 16.7 1-2 50.0 17
-
November 8 2 149 12-33 36.4 5-19 26.3 8-11 72.7 37
December 2 1 23 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
January 2 - 8 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
February 6 - 32 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
March 4 - 24 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 22 3 10.7 2.9-8.8 32.7 1.0-4.2 24.0 2.0-2.5 80.0 8.8
Conference 9 - 5.7 2.4-7.8 30.0 0.8-3.1 25.0 1.6-1.6 100.0 7.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 9 - 7.4 3.0-11.3 26.3 0.6-3.6 16.7 2.4-2.4 100.0 9.0
Away 10 2 11.5 2.4-7.0 35.0 0.7-3.5 20.0 0.7-0.7 100.0 6.3
Neutral 3 1 18.0 3.7-9.6 38.5 2.2-6.7 33.3 4.4-6.7 66.7 14.1
-
Wins 12 1 9.5 3.5-9.8 35.7 1.4-4.6 30.8 3.9-4.6 84.6 12.3
Losses 10 2 12.2 2.3-7.9 29.2 0.7-3.9 16.7 0.3-0.7 50.0 5.6
-
November 8 2 18.6 3.2-8.9 36.4 1.3-5.1 26.3 2.1-3.0 72.7 9.9
December 2 1 11.5 3.5-8.7 40.0 0.0-1.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 7.0
January 2 - 4.0 0.0-15.0 0.0 0.0-5.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 6 - 5.3 2.5-7.5 33.3 0.0-2.5 0.0 2.5-2.5 100.0 7.5
March 4 - 6.0 1.7-8.3 20.0 1.7-3.3 50.0 3.3-3.3 100.0 8.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 22 3 10.7 0.5 2.3 2.7 1.3 0.0 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.5
Conference 9 - 5.7 0.2 1.1 1.3 0.6 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 - 7.4 0.2 1.4 1.7 0.9 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.8 0.6 0.3
Away 10 2 11.5 0.7 2.2 2.9 1.2 - 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.4 0.3
Neutral 3 1 18.0 0.3 5.0 5.3 2.7 - 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.7 1.3
-
Wins 12 1 9.5 0.3 2.3 2.6 1.2 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.8
Losses 10 2 12.2 0.7 2.2 2.9 1.4 0.0 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.3 0.1
-
November 8 2 18.6 0.8 4.1 4.9 2.4 0.0 1.1 1.3 0.9 0.8 0.6
December 2 1 11.5 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.0 - 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.0
January 2 - 4.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.5
February 6 - 5.3 0.3 1.3 1.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.5
March 4 - 6.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.8 0.5 1.5 0.5 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 22 3 236 10 50 60 28 0 13 17 0.8 11 10
Conference 9 - 51 2 10 12 5 0 2 4 0.5 3 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 - 67 2 13 15 8 0 3 4 0.8 5 3
Away 10 2 115 7 22 29 12 - 7 9 0.8 4 3
Neutral 3 1 54 1 15 16 8 - 3 4 0.8 2 4
-
Wins 12 1 114 3 28 31 14 0 6 9 0.7 8 9
Losses 10 2 122 7 22 29 14 0 7 8 0.9 3 1
-
November 8 2 149 6 33 39 19 0 9 10 0.9 6 5
December 2 1 23 2 4 6 2 - 1 1 1.0 1 0
January 2 - 8 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1
February 6 - 32 2 8 10 4 0 0 3 0.0 2 3
March 4 - 24 0 4 4 3 0 3 2 1.5 2 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 22 3 10.7 1.7 8.5 10.2 4.7 0.0 2.2 2.9 0.8 1.9 1.7
Conference 9 - 5.7 1.6 7.8 9.4 3.9 0.0 1.6 3.1 0.5 2.4 3.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 - 7.4 1.2 7.8 9.0 4.8 0.0 1.8 2.4 0.8 3.0 1.8
Away 10 2 11.5 2.4 7.7 10.1 4.2 0.0 2.4 3.1 0.8 1.4 1.0
Neutral 3 1 18.0 0.7 11.1 11.9 5.9 0.0 2.2 3.0 0.8 1.5 3.0
-
Wins 12 1 9.5 1.1 9.8 10.9 4.9 0.0 2.1 3.2 0.7 2.8 3.2
Losses 10 2 12.2 2.3 7.2 9.5 4.6 0.0 2.3 2.6 0.9 1.0 0.3
-
November 8 2 18.6 1.6 8.9 10.5 5.1 0.0 2.4 2.7 0.9 1.6 1.3
December 2 1 11.5 3.5 7.0 10.4 3.5 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.0 1.7 0.0
January 2 - 4.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 0.0 0.0 5.0
February 6 - 5.3 2.5 10.0 12.5 5.0 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.0 2.5 3.8
March 4 - 6.0 0.0 6.7 6.7 5.0 0.0 5.0 3.3 1.5 3.3 1.7

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS