12 - Jake Kocher
Jake Kocher
Height: 6-3
Weight: 180
Year: R-Sophomore
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: St. Michael's
Position: Guard
gp 32
pts/g 5.7
fg % 47.3
3pt % 31.9
ft % 72.5
reb/g 2.5
a/g 0.8

2013-14 (R-SOPHOMORE): Played in 32 games, making three starts … averaged 5.7 points and 2.5 rebounds on the season … notched 46 steals on the season, 10th most in Islanders history … finished ninth in the Southland with 1.4 steals per contest … went 4-for-5 for 10 points in his return to the floor against Huston-Tillotson (11/8) … posted three steals against Tennessee Tech (11/16) … went 3-for-4 from the field for seven points against Texas-Pan American (11/17) … scored six points to go with two assists and two steals against Rice (11/20) … played a career-high 25 minutes at UTSA (11/23), scoring 11 points with three assists and four steals … scored a season-high 14 points to go with a career-best eight rebounds and five steals at UCA (1/2) … went 5-for-6 from the field for 12 points against Stephen F. Austin (1/11) … posted seven points, eight rebounds and three assists at McNeese State (1/16) … had a huge game at Nicholls (1/18), scoring 13 points with three steals … matched a career high with 15 points against Southeastern La. (1/23) … career-best six steals along with 10 points against New Orleans (1/25) … scored 10 points to go along with seven rebounds, three assists and two steals at Lamar (2/1) … went 4-for-5 from the field for 10 points against SHSU (3/14) in the Southland Tournament.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE):
Sat out the season after suffering an injury.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN):
Played in 29 games and made four starts … averaged 3.2 points and 1.8 rebounds in 12.6 minutes per contest … shot 32 percent from behind the arc … added 18 assists and 15 steals … snared four rebounds in the exhibition vs. UIW (11/5) … scored four points and grabbed four rebounds at Oklahoma State (11/11) … earned his first career start against Denver (11/14) … snared six boards and drilled a three at Texas A&M (11/26) … scored nine points on 3-for-5 shooting at Houston (12/3) … drilled both threes he took against South Alabama (12/15) … career-best three steals at Rice (12/28) … hit a pair of first-half threes at UTSA (1/12) … hit a crucial three and snared six boards against Texas State (1/25) … had a career game with 15 points, three steals and four rebounds at UT Arlington (2/29).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Won three letters for Mackey Smith at St. Michael’s … was a two-time selection to the All-Central Texas Team, a two-time honoree as a TABC All-State selection and a two-time TAPPS All-State choice … was also named his team MVP in both his junior and senior seasons … is the city’s all-time record holder with over 2,500 points … averaged 29 points and five rebounds as a senior, leading the team to the state semifinals … posted 30 points per game in his junior season … twice helped the Crusaders to district championships … also played one year of tennis and made the state quarterfinals in doubles … was honored for his hard work in the classroom for excellence in Spanish and English.

PERSONAL:
Jacob Tanner Kocher was born on Feb. 12, 1993 in Austin … has five brothers, Ben, Chase, Ian, Anthony and Michael, and one sister, Summer … parents are Susan King and Joel Kocher … intends to major in marketing.

Recent Games
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 16
Games started 3 -
Minutes 549 310
Minutes per game 17.2 19.4
FG 69-146 44-91
FG Pct 47.3 48.4
3PT 15-47 9-27
3PT Pct 31.9 33.3
FT 29-40 19-25
FT Pct 72.5 76.0
Off rebounds 27 17
Def rebounds 53 33
Total rebounds 80 50
Rebounds per game 2.5 3.1
Personal fouls 42 24
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 25 14
Turnovers 27 15
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 0.9
Steals 46 31
Blocks 3 1
Points 182 116
Points per game 5.7 7.2
Points per 40 min 13.3 15.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Huston-Tillotson W, 79-45 1 20 4-5 80.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 10
Nov 12 at Iowa St. L, 80-50 1 19 1-7 14.3 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 15 IPFW W, 72-71 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 16 Tennessee Tech L, 62-60 - 11 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 17 Texas-Pan American W, 72-61 - 21 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Nov 20 Rice L, 63-61 - 21 3-5 60.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 23 at UTSA L, 87-76 - 25 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 5-7 71.4 11
Nov 26 Central Mich. L, 68-64 1 26 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 6
Nov 30 at Houston L, 78-67 - 14 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 5 at Oklahoma L, 78-56 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 8 Tex. Permian Basin L, 82-77 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 20 Cal State Northridge L, 67-66 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 28 at Minnesota L, 65-44 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 2 at Central Arkansas W, 81-66 - 29 4-7 57.1 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 14
Jan 4 at Oral Roberts W, 71-64 - 11 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 9 Northwestern State W, 101-87 - 9 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 11 Stephen F. Austin L, 80-70 - 18 5-6 83.3 2-2 100.0 0-1 0.0 12
Jan 16 at McNeese State W, 77-61 - 24 3-10 30.0 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 7
Jan 18 at Nicholls W, 70-67 - 27 5-9 55.6 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 13
Jan 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 74-71 - 21 6-7 85.7 2-2 100.0 1-2 50.0 15
Jan 25 New Orleans L, 70-62 - 22 3-10 30.0 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 10
Jan 30 at Sam Houston State L, 78-74 - 19 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 1 at Lamar W, 58-35 - 21 4-4 100.0 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 10
Feb 6 at Incarnate Word L, 82-78 - 22 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 8
Feb 8 at Abilene Christian W, 71-69 - 23 1-6 16.7 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 13 Central Arkansas W, 84-73 - 22 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 15 Oral Roberts W, 74-72 - 10 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 22 at Houston Baptist W, 66-61 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51 - 15 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44 - 17 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63 - 17 4-5 80.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 10
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71 - 23 4-7 57.1 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 12
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60 - 12 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Huston-Tillotson W, 79-45 1 20 1 5 6 1 0 - 4 0 0 0
Nov 12 at Iowa St. L, 80-50 1 19 1 1 2 0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 15 IPFW W, 72-71 - 5 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 16 Tennessee Tech L, 62-60 - 11 1 0 1 0 0 - 3 0 1 0
Nov 17 Texas-Pan American W, 72-61 - 21 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 1 1 2 0
Nov 20 Rice L, 63-61 - 21 0 1 1 2 0 - 2 0 2 0
Nov 23 at UTSA L, 87-76 - 25 2 2 4 3 1 3.0 4 1 4 0
Nov 26 Central Mich. L, 68-64 1 26 2 2 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 30 at Houston L, 78-67 - 14 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 5 at Oklahoma L, 78-56 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 8 Tex. Permian Basin L, 82-77 - 7 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 20 Cal State Northridge L, 67-66 - 9 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Dec 28 at Minnesota L, 65-44 - 5 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 2 at Central Arkansas W, 81-66 - 29 2 6 8 0 1 0.0 5 0 2 0
Jan 4 at Oral Roberts W, 71-64 - 11 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 9 Northwestern State W, 101-87 - 9 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 11 Stephen F. Austin L, 80-70 - 18 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 16 at McNeese State W, 77-61 - 24 5 3 8 3 1 3.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 18 at Nicholls W, 70-67 - 27 1 1 2 1 0 - 3 0 1 0
Jan 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 74-71 - 21 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 25 New Orleans L, 70-62 - 22 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 6 0 3 -
Jan 30 at Sam Houston State L, 78-74 - 19 1 2 3 0 0 - 1 1 2 -
Feb 1 at Lamar W, 58-35 - 21 2 5 7 3 4 0.8 2 0 1 -
Feb 6 at Incarnate Word L, 82-78 - 22 0 5 5 2 0 - 4 0 1 -
Feb 8 at Abilene Christian W, 71-69 - 23 1 1 2 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Feb 13 Central Arkansas W, 84-73 - 22 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 2 0
Feb 15 Oral Roberts W, 74-72 - 10 0 1 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 22 at Houston Baptist W, 66-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51 - 15 1 2 3 0 0 - 2 0 2 -
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44 - 17 0 0 0 1 0 - 2 0 0 0
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63 - 17 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71 - 23 1 2 3 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60 - 12 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2011-12 29 4 12.6 1.1-3.0 35.6 0.6-2.0 31.6 0.4-0.6 66.7 3.2
2013-14 32 3 17.2 2.2-4.6 47.3 0.5-1.5 31.9 0.9-1.2 72.5 5.7
Total 61 7 15.0 1.6-3.8 42.9 0.5-1.7 31.7 0.7-1.0 70.7 4.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2011-12 29 4 366 31-87 35.6 18-57 31.6 12-18 66.7 92
2013-14 32 3 549 69-146 47.3 15-47 31.9 29-40 72.5 182
Total 61 7 915 100-233 42.9 33-104 31.7 41-58 70.7 274
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2011-12 29 4 12.6 0.3 1.4 1.8 0.9 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.5 0.0
2013-14 32 3 17.2 0.8 1.7 2.5 1.3 0.0 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.4 0.1
Total 61 7 15.0 0.6 1.6 2.2 1.1 0.0 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2011-12 29 4 366 10 42 52 25 0 18 19 0.9 15 0
2013-14 32 3 549 27 53 80 42 1 25 27 0.9 46 3
Total 61 7 915 37 95 132 67 1 43 46 0.9 61 3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 3 17.2 2.2-4.6 47.3 0.5-1.5 31.9 0.9-1.2 72.5 5.7
Conference 16 - 19.4 2.8-5.7 48.4 0.6-1.7 33.3 1.2-1.6 76.0 7.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 16 2 15.9 2.2-4.1 53.8 0.4-1.1 38.9 0.8-1.1 70.6 5.6
Away 15 1 18.5 2.0-5.1 39.5 0.5-1.8 25.9 1.1-1.4 76.2 5.5
Neutral 1 - 17.0 4.0-5.0 80.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 10.0

Wins 16 1 18.6 2.7-5.1 53.1 0.6-1.7 37.0 1.1-1.4 73.9 7.1
Losses 16 2 15.7 1.6-4.1 40.0 0.3-1.2 25.0 0.8-1.1 70.6 4.3

November 9 3 18.0 1.9-4.2 44.7 0.3-1.4 23.1 0.8-1.2 63.6 4.9
December 4 - 6.2 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 9 - 20.0 3.2-6.9 46.8 0.7-1.9 35.3 1.7-2.2 75.0 8.8
February 5 - 19.6 2.4-4.4 54.5 0.6-1.8 33.3 0.6-0.6 100.0 6.0
March 5 - 16.8 2.2-4.4 50.0 0.6-1.6 37.5 0.8-1.2 66.7 5.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 3 549 69-146 47.3 15-47 31.9 29-40 72.5 182
Conference 16 - 310 44-91 48.4 9-27 33.3 19-25 76.0 116
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 16 2 254 35-65 53.8 7-18 38.9 12-17 70.6 89
Away 15 1 278 30-76 39.5 7-27 25.9 16-21 76.2 83
Neutral 1 - 17 4-5 80.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 10

Wins 16 1 298 43-81 53.1 10-27 37.0 17-23 73.9 113
Losses 16 2 251 26-65 40.0 5-20 25.0 12-17 70.6 69

November 9 3 162 17-38 44.7 3-13 23.1 7-11 63.6 44
December 4 - 25 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
January 9 - 180 29-62 46.8 6-17 35.3 15-20 75.0 79
February 5 - 98 12-22 54.5 3-9 33.3 3-3 100.0 30
March 5 - 84 11-22 50.0 3-8 37.5 4-6 66.7 29
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 3 17.2 0.8 1.7 2.5 1.3 0.0 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.4 0.1
Conference 16 - 19.4 1.1 2.1 3.1 1.5 0.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.9 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 16 2 15.9 0.6 1.2 1.9 1.4 0.0 0.6 0.8 0.7 1.6 0.1
Away 15 1 18.5 1.1 2.1 3.2 0.9 0.0 1.1 0.9 1.2 1.4 0.1
Neutral 1 - 17.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 5.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Wins 16 1 18.6 1.1 1.9 3.0 1.2 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.5 0.1
Losses 16 2 15.7 0.6 1.4 2.0 1.4 0.1 0.7 0.8 0.8 1.4 0.1

November 9 3 18.0 0.9 1.6 2.4 1.1 0.0 0.9 1.0 0.9 1.6 0.2
December 4 - 6.2 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.2 0.0
January 9 - 20.0 1.4 2.1 3.6 1.8 0.0 0.7 0.9 0.8 2.1 0.1
February 5 - 19.6 0.6 2.4 3.0 1.2 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 1.6 0.0
March 5 - 16.8 0.6 1.4 2.0 1.8 0.2 0.4 0.2 2.0 0.8 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 3 549 27 53 80 42 1 25 27 0.9 46 3
Conference 16 - 310 17 33 50 24 0 14 15 0.9 31 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 16 2 254 10 20 30 23 0 9 13 0.7 25 1
Away 15 1 278 16 32 48 14 0 16 13 1.2 21 2
Neutral 1 - 17 1 1 2 5 1 0 1 0.0 0 0

Wins 16 1 298 17 31 48 19 0 14 14 1.0 24 1
Losses 16 2 251 10 22 32 23 1 11 13 0.8 22 2

November 9 3 162 8 14 22 10 0 8 9 0.9 14 2
December 4 - 25 0 1 1 1 0 2 2 1.0 1 0
January 9 - 180 13 19 32 16 0 6 8 0.8 19 1
February 5 - 98 3 12 15 6 0 7 7 1.0 8 0
March 5 - 84 3 7 10 9 1 2 1 2.0 4 0