University of Iowa Athletics

#13 Austin Ash

Height 6-3
Weight 180 lbs.
Class RS Sr.
Hometown Cedar Rapids, Iowa
High School Mount Vernon
Twitter @upsideash
Austin Ash - Men's Basketball - University of Iowa Athletics

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.

2020-21 — Saw limited action in nine games… scored at least two points in five contests… made a season-high six field goals… posted season highs in points (6) and 3-pointers made (2) in win over Northern Illinois… registered two points and a season-best two rebounds in triumph over Nebraska… letterwinner.

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… graduate nondepartmental… 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, 3x, last vs. Nebraska, 3/4/21
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