23 Andrew McCarthy
23 Andrew McCarthy
Height: 6-8
Weight: 210
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Sudbury, MA
High School: Northfield Mt. Hermon
Position: F

Freshman:  Ranked second on the Brown team in rebounds (4.7 per game) and blocked shots (33)…His 33 blocked shots are seventh in the Brown record book, and the most ever by a first-year player…Ranked seventh in the Ivy league with 1.1 blocked shots per game…Two-time Ivy League Rookie of the Week… Scored in double figured eight times, including a career high 18 points against Siena on 9 of 12 shooting from the field... Pulled-down  double figure rebounds three times, grabbing down a career best 12 rebounds against Army, 11 rebounds vs. Siena and 10 vs. Holy Cross…Registered a double-double against Siena with 18 points and 11 rebounds…Played in all 31 games, earning a starting role 16 times…Scored 19 points and grabbed 9 rebounds against Providence…Had four blocked shots against Holy Cross and Army…Secondary School Background:  Averaged 13.5 points, 8.0 rebounds and 3.5 blocks per game at Northfield Mount Hermon…Played in the 2009 Feinberg Academic All-American game in Los Angeles…McDonald’s All-American nominee…Played in the BasketBull’s New England Prep School Athletic Council All-Star Game…Also played in the Hoop Mountain Greater Boston All-Star Game…Scored over 1,500 points in his schoolboy career…Four-time All-Independent School League selection at Buckingham Browne & Nichols…Averaged 22.0 points and 10.0 rebounds per game as a junior at Buckingham, Brown & Nichols …Team MVP at Buckingham, Brown & Nichols and New England Elite 75 All-Star in 2006….Also lettered in football for two years at BBN…Personal:  Andrew Barrett McCarthy, born February 16, 1989…The son of Charles and Sandy McCarthy…Has a younger sister, Samantha…Enjoys listening to music and playing chess…Undecided on his concentration.


Andrew McCarthy ’13 Career High’s

Points: 18 vs. Siena (11/28/09)

Rebounds:  12 vs. Army (1/6/10)

Assists: 4 vs. Siena (11/28/09)

Steals: 1 vs. several teams

Blocks:  4 vs. Holy Cross (12/2/09); vs. Army (1/6/10)


Andrew McCarthy:  Personality Chart

Post-school ambition:  Playing overseas

People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career: My parents, Jay Elliott, Bryan Doo, John Carroll

Best book I have ever read: The Giving Tree 

Favorite foods: Barbeque

Favorite TV shows: Curb Your Enthusiasm

Movies I have enjoyed: Luck of the Irish, 40-year-old Virgin

Biggest athletic thrill: Playing in the Feinberg Academic Games

My favorite thing about playing basketball is: Winning

The thing I like most about Brown University: The people

Favorite Class at Brown: Engineering 9

Favorite Gym: Alex Forslund Gymnasium