Born June 1979 in Omaha, Neb.,...parents are Ralph and Sheri Bobik ...has two brothers and one sister ... three siblings have all played basketball in Newbury Park ... served a two-year LDS Church mission from July 1998 to July 2000 in the Dominican Republic ... is an Eagle Scout ... recruited by Washington, Washington State, Oklahoma State, Tulsa, and Pepperdine .... communications major.
CAPSULE: Bobik averaged 3.5 points and 10.4 minutes while playing in 28 of 33 games as a freshman ... He has good offensive instincts and size on the guardline ... He will compete for a starting role in 2001-02 with the loss of BYU's all-conference guard line of Whiting and Lyday ... He has good range and is a crafty passer with good court awareness ... He could play some point but is primarily a wing player ... He enrolled at BYU for his freshman season after returning from an LDS Church mission to the Dominican Republic ... He was one of the first recruits to sign with BYU under Steve Cleveland.
FRESHMAN (2000-2001): Bobik averaged 3.5 points, 1.4 rebounds, 0.9 assists and 10.4 minutes while playing in 28 of 33 games ... played double-digit minutes in 15 games, averaging 5.8 points in those games ... had a high of 16 points last year in season-opening win over Elon College ... had second double-digit scoring game of the year with 11 points in win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi ... had 9 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists in win over Florida International ... equaled season-high 3 assists in home wins over Idaho and Wyoming ... added 6 points and 4 rebounds vs. Idaho and had 5 points vs. Wyoming ... averaged 4.9 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.3 assists during seven-game stretch while playing the reserve small forward role because of Travis Hansen's injury ... the Cougars went 5-2 in that stretch ... had 5 points and season-high 6 rebounds in home win over Colorado State ... had 6 points and 1 rebound in NCAA Tournament loss to Cincinnati.
Prepped at Newbury Park High in Newbury Park, Calif. ... was named Most Valuable Player of the Maramonte League as a junior and MVP of Ventura County as a senior ... selected to all-region team and first-team All-CIF (Southern California) All-State ... named honorable mention USA Today High School All-American .... averaged 20 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals ... earned honor roll academic honors ... coached by Steve Johnson (Cal-Pomona).