Chris Cartwright #23
Hometown: Binghamton, NY
Position: Point Guard
College: Buffalo State University
The Binghamton Bulldogs are thrilled to welcome back team captain and 2017 starting point guard Chris Cartwright to the team for a third season!
The 5'8 Cartwright is the heart and soul of the Bulldogs. He averaged 24.9 points and 10.8 assists per game in the 2018-19 season, leading the team in scoring and assists. He was named an ABA 1st team All-star and was a starter in the 2018 ABA All-star game.
An explosive offensive force, Chris excels on the defensive end of the floor. Often times matching up against the other teams top playmaking guard, he ended the season averaging 2.3 steals and led the team in charges. His toughness and tenacity often times sparked big Bulldogs runs and his ability to create ignited the squad's 3-point heavy attack.
Prior to his outstanding first year with the Bulldogs, Chris starred at Buffalo State and Tompkins-Cortland CC. at TCCC, he averaged 22 points per game, 6 assists and 5 boards, being named Conference Player of the Year and leading his team to a Mid-State Athletic Conference championship. At Buff St. he ended his career with averages of 16.8 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists. He was an SUNYAC conference selection both his junior and senior seasons at Buff St., helping the Bengals close out his senior season with a 14-3 record and playoff appearance.
Chris also spearheads the Bulldogs large youth basketball program, leading both our private and group clinics, as well as our summer camps and AAU program. He has a terrific knack with explaining the game to youth ballers of all age groups and getting the most effort out of their talent and ability.
Welcome back for a second year, CC!