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Chip Armelin
Chip Armelin

RS Senior

Sulphur, La.

High School:
Sulphur HS

Last College:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 207




Late Basket Leads Southern Miss Over Troy, 72-70

Matt Bingaya scored a career-high 25 points to lead Southern Miss


Men's Basketball Defeats William Carey, 86-63, in Season Opener.

Matt Bigaya recorded his first career double-double.


Southern Miss Advances to Quarterfinals of NIT with 71-63 Victory over Missouri

Neil Watson leads Golden Eagles with 18 points and seven assists.


Southern Miss Tops UTEP in C-USA Quarterfinals, 64-56

Golden Eagles will play in the C-USA semifinals Friday night.


Southern Miss Defeats Tulane, 68-51, to Clinch Conference USA Championship

Matt Bingaya and Aaron Brown each had 14 points and six rebounds.


Men's Basketball vs South Alabama

Men's Basketball vs South Alabama


Men's Basketball vs William Carey



Southern Miss Defeats FIU, 78-68, to Finish Perfect at Home

Bingaya leads Golden Eagles with 20 points, six rebounds and four steals.


Southern Miss Rallies Past League Leader UTEP, 77-68

Aaron Brown and Matt Bingaya had 24 and 21 points, respectively.


Southern Miss Wins Slugfest over Louisiana Tech, 80-71

Michael Craig records fifth double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds.

2013-14 (r-Jr.): Saw action in 35 games, making five starts ... Averaged 4.8 points and 1.9 rebounds ... In first career game, scored 10 points and pulled down six rebounds at DePaul (11/13) ... Scored a season-high 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting against William Carey (11/24) ... Made first career start against Morehead State (12/4), scoring 10 points ... Delivered 13 points and a career-high five steals versus St. Catharine (12/14) ... Scored 10 points against Rice (1/16) ... Scored 11 ponts and grabbed six rebounds versus Tulane (2/1) ... Tied a career-high with three assists at Middle Tennessee (2/15).

2012-13 (r-So.): Sat out due to NCAA Transfer Rules.

2011-12 (Minnesota): Averaged 5.2 points and 2.1 rebounds ... Played 12 minutes and scored four points in the season opener against Bucknell (11/11) ... Tied a career-high with three assists and two steals against South Dakota State (11/14) ... Scored 13 points off the bench against Indiana State (11/25) ... Scored eight points versus Appalachian State (12/6) ... Scored seven points at Michigan (1/1) ... Played a career-high 26 minutes against Purdue (1/8), finishing with 12 points ... Scored 14 points and and set a career-high with seven rebounds against Illinois (1/28) ... Scored 15 points and tied a career-high with three assists at Nebraska (2/5) ... Had seven rebounds at Indiana (2/26) ... Set career-highs in points (20), minutes played (30) and tied career-highs in rebounds (7) and steals (2) against Nebraska (3/3).

2010-11 (Minnesota): Averaged 4.4 points and 1.4 rebounds ... Made his debut against Wofford (11/12), scoring 11 points in 12 minutes ... Scored six points versus Cornell (12/4) ... Scored six points and grabbed three rebounds at Michigan State (12/31), Scored seven points and dished out three assists at Purdue (1/29) ... Scored 14 points and grabbed four rebounds in 23 minutes versus Ohio State (2/6) ...Scored 12 points against Michigan State (2/22) ... Scored seven points versus Penn State (3/6).

Prep: Played for coach Clint LaBato at Sulphur High School ... Played four years of varsity basketball ... Led the Tors to a 30-6 record as a senior and to the Class 5A quarterfinals ... Also won the District Championship ... Averaged 15.2 points ad 5.2 rebounds as a freshman, 18.0 ppg and 6.0 rpg as a sophomore, 20.5 ppg as a junior and 23.5 ppg and 9.2 rpg as a senior ... Named to the 3-5A All-District First Team three times .. Was named the District 3-5A MVP as a senior ... Was named All-State three times ... Also played football, where he was named All-State his senior year.

Personal: Son of Gerald and Martha Armelin ... Born December 21, 1990 ... Has a sister, Emani ... Cousin Martin Zeno played four years at Texas Tech and in the NBA Development League ... Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies.


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