University of Iowa Athletics

#13 Austin Ash

Height 6-2
Weight 160 lbs.
Class RS Jr.
Hometown Cedar Rapids, Iowa
High School Mount Vernon

Hawk Item — Non-scholarship athlete… averaged 2.8 points and 1.8 rebounds in 12 total minutes of action on Iowa’s four-game tour in Europe in August, 2018.

2019-20 — Saw limited action in nine contests… set season highs in minutes (9), points (8), 3-pt FGM (2), and 3-pt FGA (5) in home win over Nebraska… posted career highs in steals (2) and rebounds (2) to go along with one point and an assist at Indiana… made 3-of-4 free throw attempts… season canceled by Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12 due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… letterwinner.

2018-19 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten honoree. 2018-19 – Saw limited action in nine games… netted first career points in win over Alabama State… scored a personal-best nine points to go along with two assists and a steal in 19 minutes of action in victory over Savannah State… competed in both Big Ten Tournament games against Illinois and Michigan… letterwinner.

2017-18 — Spring Dean’s List honoree… redshirted.

High School — First team all-conference, all-district and second team all-state his senior year on the Mount Vernon men’s basketball team… averaged 23 points, 6.4 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 2.5 steals, and one block as team captain his senior season… holds the school record for most 3-pointers made in a career (140)… second team all-conference, averaging 16 points, three assists, 2.6 rebounds, and 1.5 steals, while helping lead his team to the conference championship as a junior… honorable mention all-conference, averaging nine points, 1.7 rebounds, 1,5 assists, and one steal his sophomore campaign… member of the Iowa Barnstormers AAU squad… 2015 Hardwood Classic 3-Point Champion… Iowa Honor Roll student… competed one season on the men’s golf team.

Personal — Born 6/9/98… sport and recreation management major… parents are Carey and Jean Ash… has an older sister, Emily… high school coach was Ed Timm.

Career Bests

Points: 9 vs. Savannah State, 12/22/18
Rebounds: 2, 2x, last at Indiana, 2/13/20
FGM: 3 vs. Savannah State, 12/22/18
FGA: 9 vs. Savannah State, 12/22/18
3-pt FG: 3 vs. Savannah State, 12/22/18
3-pt FGA: 8 vs. Savannah State, 12/22/18
FTM: 2 vs. Nebraska, 2/8/20
FTA: 2, 2x, last at Indiana, 2/13/20
Assists: 2 vs. Savannah State, 12/22/18
Steals: 2 at Indiana, 2/13/20
Blocks: – – –
Minutes: 19 vs. Savannah State, 12/22/18