Sebastian Saiz

Sebastian  Saiz


Madrid, Spain

High School:
Sunrise Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 240





Ole Miss Opens the Season Nov. 11 Against UT Martin


Ole Miss Heads to Nashville for SEC Tournament

Rebels Face Crimson Tide Thrusday


Rebels Roll Vols In Knoxville For Win No. 20

Saiz Posts Double-Double With 23 Points, 11 Boards


Rebels Head To Rocky Top For SEC Finale

Ole Miss Looks To Lock Up No. 6 Seed At SEC Tournament


Moody's Career Night Lifts Ole Miss Over MSU

Moody With A Career-High 43 Points


Ole Miss vs. Georgia - USATSI

Ole Miss vs. Georgia - USATSI

CAREER: Enters senior season with 599 career rebounds and nine career double-doubles … Second leading returning rebounder in the SEC from a year ago.

2015-16 (JUNIOR): Played in 26 games with 24 starts … Missed six games from 1/19-2/6 with a detached retina … Averaged 11.7 points, 8.7 rebounds, 0.7 assists, 1.1 blocked shots, 0.9 steals and 28.5 minutes per game … Shot 49.4 percent from the field (115-of-233), 22.2 percent from 3-point range (2-of-9) and 65.2 percent from the line (73-of-112) … Led the team and ranked fourth in the SEC in rebounding … Finished second on the team in scoring, blocked shots and field goal percentage  … Scored in double figures 17 times and topped the 20-point mark three times … Pulled down double-digits rebounds 10 times and posted eight double-doubles … Recorded a double-double with 23 points and 11 rebounds in a road win at Tennessee (3/5) … Scored 15 points and pulled down 14 boards in a win over Mizzou (2/23) … Scored 21 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in win over Alabama in The Pavilion grand opening (1/7) … Had 16 points and 12 boards in a win at UMass (12/5) … Posted career highs with 24 points and 17 rebounds against Georgia Southern (11/16) … Scored 16 points, pulled down 14 boards and blocked three shots  in the season opener versus Northwestern State (11/13).

2014-15 (SOPHOMORE): Played in all 34 games with 32 starts ... Averaged 7.6 points, 5.5 rebounds, 1.0 blocked shots, 0.6 steals and 23.2 minutes per game ... Shot 57.8 percent from the floor (104-of-180) and 64.5 percent from the line (49-of-76) ... Led the team and finished 17th in the SEC in rebounding (5.5/game) ... Also lead the squad in FG percentage (.578) and blocked shot (33) and finished fourth in scoring (7.6/game) ... Scored in double figures nine times and posted two double-digit rebound games ... Averaged 7.0 points and 7.0 rebounds a games in Ole Miss’ two NCAA Tournament games ... Posted 10 points and nine boards in the Rebels’ win over BYU (3/17) ... Scored 10 points and grabbed six boards versus Vanderbilt (3/7) ... Recorded first career double-double with 12 points and a season-high 13 rebounds versus Georgia (2/25) ... Tallied nine points and nine boards in a win over Texas A&M (2/4) ... Had nine points and eight rebounds in a win over Mississippi State (1/28) ... Posted nine points and 10 rebounds at Georgia (1/20) ... Scored 12 points on 5-of-6 shooting, in a win at No. 19 Arkansas (1/17) ... Posted a season-high 17 points and pulled down five boards in a win at Oregon (12/7).

2013-14 (FRESHMAN): Played in all 33 games with 13 starts ... Averaged 5.1 points, 5.6 rebounds, 0.8 blocked shots, 0.7 steals and 19.9 minutes per game ... Shot 46.7 percent from the field (64-of-137) and 65.6 percent from the line (40-of-61) ... Scored in double figures three times including one 20-point game ... Finished second in the team and fifth among freshmen in the SEC in rebounding ... Pulled down double-digit rebounds in five games ... Averaged 7.6 boards a game over his final five games ... Scored a season-high 20 points and pulled down nine rebounds versus LSU (1/15) ... Posted 10 points and five boards at Arkansas (3/5) ... Grabbed 10 rebounds and scored six points versus Missouri (2/8) ... Tied a career-high with 11 rebounds three times versus Mississippi State (1/25), versus Auburn (1/9) and versus Mercer (12/22) ... Also tallied six points, three assists and three blocked shots versus the Bulldogs (1/25) ... Had nine boards and seven points versus Mississippi Valley State (11/22).

HIGH SCHOOL: Participated in the FIBA U-19 World Championships leading Spain to a fifth-place finish while averaging 9.6 points and 9.4 rebounds, posting four double-doubles ... Participated in the FIBA U-20 World Championships averaging 7.2 points and 6.1 rebounds per game ... Led Spain to the bronze medal game at the U-20 Championships where he posted tournament highs of 15 points and 13 rebounds to give Spain a 70-63 victory over Russia ... Ranked as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Ranked the No. 3 overall prospect in the state of Kansas by ESPN ... Averaged 15.4 points, 10 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 2 blocks his senior year for coach Kyle Lindsted ... Led his high school team to a 27-2 record during his senior season ... High school teammate of Janari Joesaar.

PERSONAL: Full name is Juan Sebastian Saiz Soto ... Originally from Madrid, Spain ... Born on July 15, 1994 ... Majoring in business management ... Son of Lourdes and Manuel Saiz.





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