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Matt Bingaya
Matt Bingaya

RS Sophomore

Delaware, Ohio

High School:
Delaware Hayes HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 200




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.


Basketball Awards Announced at Postseason Banquet Wednesday Night

Both basketball programs tied a school record for victories during the 2013-14 season.


Basketball Awards Announced at Postseason Banquet Wednesday Night

Both basketball programs tied a school record for victories during the 2013-14 season.


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

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


Men's Basketball vs South Alabama

Men's Basketball vs South Alabama


Men's Basketball vs William Carey



Southern Miss Tops Toledo, 66-59, in NIT

ichael Craig scored 16 points to lead the Golden Eagles.


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.

2013-14 (r-Fr.): Played in all 36 games, making eight starts ... Averaged 5.9 points and 3.7 rebounds ... Is 10th on the schools all-time freshman list in blocks (10), 12th in steals (27) and 14th in rebounds (133) ... Played first career game against Jackson State (11/8), recording four points and six rebounds in 14 minutes ... Made first career stat against William Carey (11/24), scoring 16 points on 8-of-12 shooting ... Had a season-high three assists versus Morehead State (12/4) ... Scored 17 points with six rebounds versus St. Catharine (12/14) ... Had six rebounds against Rice (1/16) ... Recorded five boards against Louisiana Tech (1/19) ... Had seven rebounds against Charlotte (2/9) ... Scored 12 points and had seven rebounds against UTSA (2/20) ... Set career-highs in points (21), free throws made (7) and minutes played (27) against UTEP (2/22) ... Recorded 20 points, six rebounds, and a career-high four steals against FIU (2/27) ... Had team-highs of 14 points, six rebounds and a career-high four blocks at Tulane (3/6) ... Recorded a career-high eight rebounds versus Toledo in the first round of the NIT (3/19).

2012-13 (Fr.): Sat out last year as a non-qualifier.

Prep: Played for coach Jordan Blackburn at Delaware Hayes High School ... Missed his senior season due to a dislocated kneecap... Averaged 21.1 points and 11.2 rebounds as a junior, helping Delaware Hayes to a 15-7 record ... Was named 2011 Columbus Dispatch All-Metro Team ... Earned 2011 Associated Press Special Mention All-State ... As a sophomore, was named First Team Ohio Basketball Coaches Association District 11 Division 1.

Personal: Born July 31, 1994 ... Son of Musingila Bingaya and Banlesah Bashale ... Currently undecided on a major.


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