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Mike Brown

Mike  Brown


Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
West Charlotte HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175



Catamounts Close Out Non-Conference Play With Victory

Williams and Sledd Pick Up Career-Highs in Second-Straight Contest


Western Carolina Men's Basketball Holds First Official Practice

Catamounts prepare for season opener at Miami (Fla.) Nov. 11


Brown and Brummitt Named First Team All-State

This is the first all-state honor for both Brown and Brummitt


Hunter Completes 2016 Recruiting Class

Hunter will bring in a total of five recruits for the 2016-17 season


Catamount Basketball Announces 2015-16 Year-End Awards

Senior Mike Brown takes home top honor as team MVP


Western Carolina versus Chattanooga (SoCon Semifinals)

Western Carolina versus Chattanooga (SoCon Semifinals)


Western Carolina Men's Basketball Senior Day

Western Carolina Men's Basketball Senior Day


Western Carolina versus Samford

Western Carolina versus Samford


Western Carolina versus Chattanooga

Western Carolina versus Chattanooga


Western Carolina versus Mercer

Western Carolina versus Mercer

Single-Game Highs
Points: 34, vs. Wofford -- 03/05/16
Rebounds: 16, at Furman -- 02/26/15
Assists: 7, UNC Asheville -- 11/15/15; UNCG -- 01/11/16; at Samford -- 01/16/16
Steals: 4, at South Carolina -- 11/30/15; at Illinois -- 12/05/15; at Vermont -- 03/16/16
Blocks: 4, Furman -- 01/05/15
FG made: 11, vs. Wofford -- 03/05/16
FG attempts: 22, at Cincinnati -- 11/13/15
3FG made: 4, at Mercer -- 02/12/15; at Charleston Southern -- 12/01/14; at Minnesota -- 12/05/14
3FG attempts: 11, at Cincinnati -- 11/13/15
FT made: 13, Mercer -- 01/24/16; at Wofford -- 01/30/16
FT attempts: 15, at Wofford -- 01/30/16

Career Statistics

All-Time Rankings and Stats

2015-16 (Senior): National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Second Team All-District 22 selection … All-Southern Conference selection by the coaches … Second Team All-Southern Conference selection by the media … First Team All-Southern Conference Tournament selection … North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association First Team All-State honoree … Preseason All-Southern Conference pick … Two-time Southern Conference Player of the Week (11/17 & 12/09) … Started all 34 games for the Catamounts … Led the team in scoring (17.0 ppg.) and assists (3.2 apg.), was second in steals (1.5 spg.) and third in rebounding (5.9 rpg.) … Scored in double-figures in all but four games … Became just the third Catamount to have 1,300 points, 600 rebounds, 200 assists and 100 steals in a career joining Henry Logan (1964-68) and Harouna Mutombo (2008-12) … Went over the 1,000 career point mark at Samford (01/16) … Led the team in scoring 13 times and shared the lead another three times … Led the team in rebounding five times while sharing the lead three times … Scored a career-high 34 points in a win over Wofford at the 2016 Southern Conference Championship … Went over 20 points 11 times throughout the season … Had best shooting performance of the season against VMI while going 6-of-9 from the field … Drained two of more 3-pointers in 14 games … Hit a career-high 13 free throws against Mercer (01/24) and Wofford (01/30) … Had double-digit rebounds twice including 10 against VMI (02/06) and 10 versus Samford (02/13) … Dished out a career-high seven assists three times including versus UNC Asheville (11/15), UNCG (01/11) and Samford (01/16) … Picked up a career-high four steals three times including at South Carolina (11/30), at Illinois (12/05) and at Vermont (03/16) … Ranked in the top-10 in the SoCon in seven different statistical categories including first in minutes player (34.4), fourth in scoring (17.0), fourth in steals (1.5), fifth in offensive rebounds (2.2), eighth in free throw percentage (80.3), ninth in assists (3.2) and 10th in assist/turnover ratio (1.0).

2014-15 (Junior): Started all 32 games for the Catamounts ... Set numerous career-highs throughout the season ... Named SoCon Player of the Week Jan. 13 ... Led the team in scoring six times ... Led or shared the team lead in rebounding in 12 games throughout the year ... Averaged 13.8 points per game to rank second on the team ... Shared the team lead in rebounding with 6.3 caroms per game ... Shared the team's Most Improved Player Award ... Shot 45.8 percent from the field, 36.8 percent from 3-point range and 67.0 percent from the free throw line ... Scored a career-high 27 points against UNCG (01/10) ... Scored 20-plus points four times throughout the year ... Grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds at Furman (02/26) including nine offensive boards ... Had four double-digit rebound games including three of the final four games of the season ... Finished with three double-doubles ... Tied a career-high with four assists against Georgia State (11/25), VMI (02/21) and The Citadel (02/28) ... Tied a career-high with three steals against ETSU (01/15) and at UNCG (01/31) ... Blocked a career-high four shots against Furman (01/05) ... Knocked down four 3-pointers in a game three times during the year including going 4-4 from long range against Mercer (02/12).

2013-14 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 34 games with two starts ... Tied a career-high with 11 points in the season opener against Wittenberg (11/08) ... Scored eight points at Virginia Tech (111/5) .. Scored nine points in a season-high 23 minutes at Kent State (11/21) ... Had a career-high 17 points on a perfect 7-for-7 from the floor including three triples against Niagara (11/22) ... Scored ten points in the come-from-behind win against Limestone (11/26) ... Came off the bench and went a perfect 4-for-4 from the floor including two threes for 13 points against UNCG (01/02) ... Had a career-high 10 rebounds , six offensive and four defensive, at Wofford (01/20).

2012-13 (Freshman): Appeared in all 33 games with two starts for the Catamounts during freshman campaign ... Averaged 16.6 minutes, 3.5 points and 3.2 rebounds per game ... Scored in double figures three times ... Made first collegiate appearance at the 14:49 mark in the opening game at UNC Asheville (11/09) ... Scored first collegiate points on a three-point play following an offensive rebound with 13:10 on the clock in the first half ... First double-digit scoring game, 10 points, came against Mars Hill (11/11) ... Grabbed a career-high nine rebounds in the game ... Tallied a career-high 11 points on 4-of-5 shooting from the floor at Eastern Kentucky (12/01) ... Earned first career start at Georgetown (12/15) ... Went 6-of-8 from the free throw line against UNCG (01/12) ... Made first Southern Conference start against Elon (01/14) ... Played 32 minutes and scored ten points on 4-of-6 shooting ... Had a career-high four assists at Georgia Southern (02/09) ... Grabbed five offensive rebounds against Chattanooga (02/28) ... Made the game-winning basket in the final regular season game as time expired in overtime against Samford (03/02) ... Played a career-high 35 minutes in the win.

Prior to Western Carolina: Scored 775 points in his first three high school seasons including a career-best 512 as a junior ... As the squad's co-captain, he helped guide West Charlotte High and head coach Baronton Terry to the North Carolina 4-A State Championship with a 28-2 overall record in 2011, earning Most Valuable Player honors of the title game ... WCHS defeated Raleigh Millbrook, 78-69, in the championship game in Chapel Hill.

Career Statistics