While at UConn: After two walk-on seasons, he was awarded a scholarship for his senior year... Named the 2015 American Athletic Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year… Hard-working on the court and outstanding student, has been on Dean’s List each semester, named a UConn Babbidge Scholar (2012, 2013), a University Scholar, and a recipient of the Drotch Scholarship in Biology (2014), and the prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship (2014)... Played in 15 career games for the Huskies.
As a Senior in 2014-15: Played in six games… Named the 2015 American Athletic Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year... Recorded his first career block against Tulsa (2/12) and also grabbed his first rebound of the season against the Golden Hurricane… Finished the season with one field goal attempt.
As a Junior in 2013-14: A crowd favorite, appeared in eight games, playing a total of 21 minutes, scoring four points and grabbing three rebounds... Major contributor in practice and on scout teams, invaluable in game preparation... Selected to the American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.
As a Sophomore in 2012-13: Appeared in one game, against Maryland-Eastern Shore.
Before UConn: A two-year varsity player at Xavier High School in Middletown, Conn., under Coach Michael Kohs. ... Basketball MVP as a senior and two-sport captain (basketball, baseball) in his senior year. ... CIAC Academic All-State First Team and New Haven Tap-Off Club Scholar-Athlete as a senior.
Personal Information: Patrick John Lenehan... Born July 26, 1993... Son of Mary and Kevin Lenehan... Has older sister, Kathryn, and older brother, Kevin.