21 - Raffi Mantilla
Raffi Mantilla
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mundelein, IL
High School: Mundelein
Position: G

2010-11: Limited to 16 games due to injury... Averaged 3.3 points, 1.4 rebounds and had 14 assists, all career bests... Scored 12 points on 4-of-7 shooting from the field in victory over Albany... Shot 4-of-6 from the field and scored 10 points against Lehigh.

 

2009-10: Established career highs in games played (27), points (65) and three-pointers (14)… Made his first career start at Lehigh… His three-pointer with five minutes left put Yale ahead for good in the victory over Dartmouth… Matched his career high with 10 points at Harvard… Recipient of the team’s Richard Derby Academic Award.

 

2008-09: Appeared in 19 games off the bench… Was 4 of 6 from the field, including 2 of 4 from three-point range, and scored 10 points in season opener against Stanford… Had five points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals in victory over MIT.

 

2007-08: Appeared in seven games off the bench... Both of his field goals were three-pointers... Scored his first career points on a three-pointer from the baseline against Cornell... Missed time midseason with a thumb injury.

 

Before Yale: Earned fourth team all-state recognition as a senior at Mundelein High School after averaging 17 points and 11 rebounds... Two-time all-conference, all-area and all-county selection... Named the 2007 Lake County News-Sun Male Athlete of the Year... Mundelein won the regional title in his senior year... Played for the Illinois Rising Stars AAU team, which won state championships in 2005 and 2006.

 

Personal: Jonathan Edwards College Big Sib... Nominated for the Winston Trowbridge Townsend Award in English composition... Received an African American Cultural Center AACColades award for the past two years...Grandson of former Major League Baseball player Felix Mantilla, who was an All Star with the Boston Red Sox and won a World Series title with the Milwaukee Braves in 1957... Older sister Julie is a 2007 Yale graduate and earned two letters for the women’s basketball team… Political science major.

 

Yeargp-gsfg-fgapct 3fg-3fgapct ft-ftapct rpg ptsppg aststl

2007-08

7-02-4.500 2-3.667 0-2.000 0.360.912
2008-0919-09-43.2094-28.1434-9.4441.1261.494
2009-1027-223-53.43414-38.3685-13.3851.1652.4105
2010-1116-018-42.4299-27.3338-13.6151.4533.3145
Career69-252-142.36629-96.30217-37.4591.11502.23416