30 Danilo Djuricic
30 - Danilo Djuricic
Height: 6-8
Weight: 210
Year: So
Hometown: Brampton, Ontario
High School: St. Michael's College School
Position: F

Career Highs
Points 20, at Rhode Island 11/16/18
FG 7, at Rhode Island 11/16/18
FGA 12, at San Francisco 11/21/18
3FG: 3, six times
3FGA 7, at Holy Cross 11/16/17
FT 4, twice
FTA 6, at Yale 2/23/19
Rebounds 10, at Cornell 3/8/19
Assists 5, at Rhode Island 11/16/18
Blocks 5, at Holy Cross 11/16/17
Steals 2, twice
Minutes 34, at San Francisco 11/21/18

Sophomore (2018-19):
Ivy League honor roll (Nov. 19) … Averaged 6.2 points and 3.9 rebounds per game … Had 13 points with three made triples at UMass (Nov. 13) … Scored a career-high 20 points with five assists at Rhode Island (Nov. 16) … Tallied 14 and 10 points, respectively, at San Francisco (Nov. 21) and Saint Mary’s (Nov. 24) … Had three straight games in double figures at Vermont (Dec. 8), vs. George Washington (Dec. 22) and vs. Mercer (Dec. 29) … Scored 12 points with seven rebounds against Yale (Feb. 1) … Tallied 14 points on the road at Yale (Feb. 23) … Had a career-high 10 rebounds at Cornell (March 8) … Helped Harvard to its second-straight Ivy League Championship, its seventh in nine seasons, and a berth in the NIT for the second-consecutive season.

Freshman (2017-18):
Ivy League Rookie of the Week (Nov. 20) … Averaged 4.9 points, 2.7 rebounds and 0.5 blocks per game … Tallied career-highs of 14 points, seven rebounds and five blocks against Holy Cross (Nov. 16) … Had 10 points and two triples against Manhattan (Nov. 18) … Netted 10 points with seven rebounds at Kentucky (Dec. 2), and followed it up with eight points and seven rebounds at Fordham (Dec. 6) … Scored in double figures in back-to-back games at Columbia and Cornell (Feb. 2-3) with 10 and 11 points, respectively … Had 12 points in a win at Princeton (Feb. 23) … Helped Harvard to its sixth Ivy League championship in program history, and its second-ever berth in the NIT.

Danilo Djuricic with Samantha Power, the Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership & Public Policy, and a Professor at Harvard Law School. A former United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Professor Power returned to Harvard in April of 2017. Danilo and Professor Power exchanged a few thoughts in Serbian during their meeting, and discussed her experiences visiting Serbia while serving as U.S. Ambassador.  

Before Harvard:
Four-year starter at power forward for St. Michael’s College School … Played AAU for CIA Bounce on the Nike EYBL circuit … Two-time captain of St. Michael’s and captain of the Canadian Men’s National U16 and U17 teams … U16 FIBA Americas silver medalist in 2015 with Team Canada … Finished fifth at the 2016 U17 World Championships … Helped St. Michael’s to two OFSAA AAAA Championships (2015, 2017) … First team National Preparatory Association (NPA) in 2017 …  Earned NPA Academic Excellence Award (2017) … Three-time BioSteel All-Canadian … Named to Toronto High School Basketball top-50 all-time players in 2016 … Cousin Brooke Jovanovich ’21 also attends Harvard as a member of the women’s hockey team.