|High School:||Montverde Fla. Academy|
Missed the Arizona game (Jan. 20) due to a sprained right knee, which happened in the first half of the Arizona State game (Jan. 18) ... had the 12th double-double of his career with 11 points and 10 rebounds in a win over USC (Feb. 7) ... had the 11th double-double of his career with 15 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Oregon (Feb. 1) ... had the 10th double-double of his career with 12 points and a season-high 12 rebounds in a win over UC Riverside (Dec. 3) ... had his ninth double-double with a career-high 24 points and 11 rebounds in a win over BYU (Nov. 15) ... had 18 points and five rebounds in a win over Kentucky (Nov. 21) and 14 points and seven boards in a win over Georgia Tech (Nov. 22) ... scored four points and had a career-low two rebounds in 35 minutes in a win over sixth-ranked Texas A&M (Dec. 9) ... bounced back to score eight points and grab a season-high tying 12 boards in a win over Oakland (Dec. 16) ... had 13 points and a career-high seven steals in a win over Michigan (Dec. 23) ... had seven points, 10 rebounds, three blocks and three steals in a win over Washington State (Dec. 28) ... grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds in a win over Arizona State (Jan. 18) ... had just four points and two rebounds in a season-low 17 minutes (due to foul trouble) in a loss at Stanford (Jan. 28) ... was held scoreless for the first time in his career in a win at Arizona State (Feb. 15) ... had seven points, 12 rebounds, three steals and two assists in a Second Round win over Indiana (Mar. 17) ... was second on the team and third in the Pac-10 in steals per game (1.7 spg) ... led the team and ranked seventh in the Pac-10 in rebounds (7.4 rpg) ... led the team in offensive rebounds with 87 which ranked eighth in the Pac-10 (2.5 per game) ... ranked sixth in the Pac-10 in defensive rebounds (4.9 per game).
Played in all 39 games, starting 38 ... averaged 9.1 ppg and 8.2 rpg ... recorded double-digit points 17 times and double-digit rebounds in 12 games ... tallied eight point-rebound double doubles as a freshman ... six points and a team-high eight rebounds in his first collegiate contest, vs. New Mexico State ... in 33 minutes vs. Temple, he had a team-high 10 rebounds, eight points and one assist ... in 34 minutes against Delaware State, he had eight points, a team-high six rebounds and three assists ... against Memphis, he had four points, a team-high seven rebounds, two steals and one block in 29 minutes ... in 32 minutes vs. Drexel, he had nine points, a team-high (tied) eight rebounds, a season-high four steals and two assists ... versus Albany, had 13 points and 13 rebounds (first career double-double), with one assist and steal ... versus Coppin State in 31 minutes, had his second consecutive double-double (11 points, game-high 10 rebounds), with a season-best four blocked shots ... in 25 minutes vs. Nevada, he had eight points, a team-high nine rebounds, two assists and one steal ... at Michigan, he had a game-high nine rebounds, four points, two assists and one blocked shot in 33 minutes ... in 28 minutes vs. Wagner, he had six points (including the game-winning lay-in with 14 seconds left to play, on an assist from Jordan Farmar), a team-high seven rebounds, two steals and two blocks ... in 26 minutes vs. Sacramento State, he had his third season double-double, with 11 rebounds, two assists and one blocked shot ... in 32 minutes vs. Stanford, he recorded his fourth double-double and led the Bruins in rebounding for the 12th consecutive game, finishing with 12 points, 12 rebounds, three steals and three blocks ... in 36 minutes at Arizona, he had eight points, a game-high nine rebounds, three assists and one steal ... at Arizona State, he contributed three points, a game-high eight rebounds, one assist and one steal in 29 minutes ... in 32 minutes vs. Washington State, he had nine points, a team-high nine rebounds, two assists, two blocks and one steal ... against Washington, he recorded his fifth double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds ... against USC, he had 10 points, a team-high seven rebounds, two steals and two blocks ... in 25 minutes against West Virginia, he had four points, a career high-tying 13 rebounds and one assist ... in the two games, he made eight straight free throws ... at Oregon, he had his sixth double-double with a game-high 15 points and a game-high 10 rebounds and added two assists and one steal in 34 minutes ... at Oregon State, he had a team-high 14 points and added eight rebounds, three assists, a team-high three steals and a team-high three blocks in 30 minutes ... for his efforts at the Oregon schools, Mbah a Moute was named the Rivals.com National Freshman of the Week ... in the win over Arizona State, he had eight points and a team-high nine rebounds in 32 minutes ... in 19 minutes vs. Arizona, he had 11 points, a game-high six rebounds, two assists and one steal ... in 28 minutes at Washington State, he had four points, a team-high seven rebounds and one steal ... in 23 minutes at Washington, he had 11 points, four rebounds, two assists and one steal ... at USC, he had eight points and a game-high 10 rebounds, his ninth game in double-figure boards, in 32 minutes ... in 29 minutes vs. Oregon State, he had nine points, four rebounds and a career-best four assists ... in 30 minutes off the bench versus Oregon (Senior Day), he led the team in scoring and rebounding, recording his seventh double-double of the year - 14 points and 10 rebounds ... at California, he had five points, five rebounds, a career high-tying four steals, one assist and one block ... in 31 minutes at Stanford, he contributed 12 points, a game-high nine rebounds, one steal and one block ... in the Pac-10 Tourney opener versus Oregon State, he had four points, five rebounds, one assist and one steal in 19 minutes ... in the semifinal win over Arizona, he had 12 points, tied for the team lead with seven rebounds and added one assist and one block in 31 minutes ... in the Pac-10 title win over California, he played 32 minutes and had 10 points, four rebounds and one steal and also played strong defense on Leon Powe, helping shut him out for the final 16 minutes of the game ... in the NCAA first round victory over Belmont, he led the Bruins with 17 points and six assists - both career highs - and a game-high eight rebounds and three steals (tied) in 24 minutes ... against Alabama, he had nine points, a team-high six rebounds, three assists and one steal in 34 minutes ... against Gonzaga, he recorded his eighth double-double of the team with 14 points and a game-high 10 rebounds and added two steals and one assist in 32 minutes; he made a great catch and layup to give the Bruins a 72-71 lead with nine seconds remaining and his steal led to a tieup and a UCLA possession with four seconds left ... against Memphis, he had two points, seven rebounds, one assist and one steal in 27 minutes ... against LSU, he tied his career-high with a game-high 17 points, grabbed a game-high nine rebounds and added two steals and one assist in 30 minutes ... in 32 minutes vs. Florida, he had six points, tied for the team lead with 10 rebounds and added one assist.
Entered UCLA having played just four years of organized basketball ... like his teammate Alfred Aboya, Mbah a Moute is also from the African republic of Cameroon ... in Cameroon, he is the prince in his village Bafia (Bia Messe).
2005 - Led Montverde in scoring (18.4) and rebounding (7.3), averaged 3.0 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.0 blocked shots, and shot 54.0 from the field, 51.0 (35-68) from three-point range and 61.0 from the foul line ... Montverde (21-6) ranked No. 2 in the Orlando Sentinel Super 6 poll and won 15 of its final 17 games, including victories over Edgewater, which was ranked No. 1 in Class 6A, twice in the same week ... selected to All-Tournament teams in the Iolani Classic and Montverde Academy Invitational ... Mbah a Moute played in the Commonwealth Classic All-Star game on April 1 in Richmond, Va. (Mbah a Moute was a member of a national team of All-Stars who played a Virginia All-Star squad) and was a finalist for the Nike Hoops Summit All-Star game on April 9. HONORS -- Street & Smith's Honorable Mention All-American, a Scout.com Top 150 and rated the No. 15 prospect in Florida by FloridaHoops.com.
2004 - As a junior honor roll student at the Montverde Academy, he averaged 12.0 points a game for coach Kevin Sutton.
Full name: Luc Richard Mbah a Moute ... right-handed ... born Sept. 9, 1986 in Yaounde, Cameroon ... parents: Camille Moute a Bidias (father) and Agnes Goufane Ziem (mother) ... five brothers and three sisters ... majoring in global studies.