UCLA -- Hoffart (pronounced Ho-fert) is one of three seniors on this year's Bruin squad, joining T. J. Cummings and Jon Crispin ...As a junior last season, he appeared in five games and as a sophomore in 2001-02, he played in eight contests ... Sat out 2000-01 after transferring to UCLA from Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo ... As a true frosh at CP-SLO in 1999-00, Hoffart appeared in 26 games, including 15 Big West Conference contests and started seven.
2002-03 -- In five games (12 minutes), he averaged 0.6 points and shot 50.0 from the field ... Hoffart played a career-high six minutes against Portland and tied his career-high with three points.
2001-02 -- Hoffart played in eight games and averaged 0.4 points ... At Oregon, Hoffart had then-career-highs in minutes (three), points (three) and assists (one).
NCAA Highlights - he played one minute vs. Missouri and two minutes vs. Mississippi.
2000-01 -- Sat out the season after transferring from Cal Poly-SLO.
Cal Poly-SLO -- As a true freshman, Hoffart averaged 11.8 minutes, 2.6 points and 2.5 rebounds, while shooting 44.1 from the field and 48.5 from the foul line ... His season bests in 1999-2000 were 35 minutes, 12 rebounds and three blocked shots vs. CS Northridge (12/4/99) and 11 points vs. Northern Arizona (12/18/99).
Davis HS -- Lettered in both basketball for coach Ralph Villanueva and in football as a defensive end for coach Dave Whitmire ... All-Delta League selection in basketball in both 1998 and '99 ... All-League and All-League honorable mention in football ... MVP of basketball team ... Davis Enterprise, Sacramento Bee and Woodland Press Democrat Athlete of the Week ... As a senior in basketball, he averaged 14.3 points, 11.3 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 3.3 blocked shots ... Student-athlete Award winner at Davis HS.
Personal -- Full name: John Mark Hoffart ... Born Oct. 30, 1980 in Woodland, CA ... Right-handed ... Parents: Mark and Cynthia ... Father played football at Fresno State ... Three brothers, Tom, Nicholas and Steven and a sister, Melinda ... Brother Tom in 2003-04 is a sophomore defensive end on the CS Sacramento football team ... An uncle played football at Cal Poly-SLO and a cousin, Jake Hoffart, played football at Pittsburgh and was a wide receiver in the Arena Football League ... Enjoys water skiing ... Political science major ... Majored in business at Cal Poly-SLO ... Favorite academic classes are mathematics and history.
VARSITY STATISTICS Cumulative Year G-GS FG-A Pct. FT-A Pct. R Avg Tp Avg A Avg 2001-02 8-0 1-1 .000 1-1 1.000 0 0.0 3 0.4 1 0.1 (Three-point shots--2001-02: 0-0, .000)
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