10 Keith Bogans

Name
Keith Bogans
Position
Guard
Class
SR
Hometown (Last School)
Alexandria, VA (DeMatha Catholic, MD)
Ht
6'5"
Wt
213
Seasons
1999-00, 2000-01, 2001-02, 2002-03
Birthday
May 12, 1980

Keith Ramon Bogans, nicknamed “Bogie,” was born in Washington, D.C. He attended DeMatha Catholic High School in Hyattsville, Maryland, and was a First-Team McDonald’s and Parade All-American.  He was also named Prep Player of the Year by Basketball Times. Lettered all four years for legendary coach Morgan Wootten, leading DeMatha to a 34–1 record and a number three national ranking in 1999. He’s the only Stag to play varsity all four years other than former star Adrian Dantley.  He chose the University of over North Carolina, Michigan and Connecticut. 

He was a four-year starter for the Wildcats under coach Tubby Smith. In his senior year at UK, he led the 2002–2003 Wildcats to a 16–0 sweep of the Southeastern Conference and the Tournament title, finishing with an Elite Eight run in the Tournament. He was an as a college senior when he averaged 15.7 points, 3.8 rebounds, 2.7 assists, and 1.2 steals. He was also 80-for-209 from three. 

  • 2002–03 Third Team  by Associated Press
  • 2002–03 Player of the Year by coaches
  • 2002–03 All-SEC First Team
  • 2002–03 SEC Tournament MVP
  • 2000–01 Second Team All-SEC by Associated Press
  • 2000–01 Second Team All-SEC by coaches
  • 2000–01 SEC Tournament MVP
  • 2000–01 SEC All-Tournament Team
  • 1999–00 All-SEC Freshman Team
  • 1998–99 McDonald’s
  • 1998–99 Parade

Bogans was one of six former Wildcats who was inducted into the hall of fame in 2014. That class included Bogans, Pat Etcheberry (track and field athlete/coach, also strength and conditioning coach), Marty Moore (football), Passion Richardson (track and field athlete/coach), Terry Shumpert (baseball) and Sarah Witten (women’s tennis).

Bogans ranks fourth on UK’s all-time scoring list (1,923), second in 3-point field goals made (254) and second in starts (122).

He led UK to two Elite Eight finishes in 2000 and 2003. In 2003, he was named a second-team by the National Association of Basketball Coaches and a third-team All-American by the Associated Press.

The 2003 SEC Tournament MVP was also a first-team All-Southeastern Conference member (AP and Coaches) in 2003 and second-team All-SEC in 2001.

He was drafted #43 Overall in the 2nd Round of the 2003 NBA Draft by Milwaukee but was traded to the Orlando Magic on draft day. Bogans started in half of the games he played in his rookie season, averaging 6.8 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game.

Bogans was named as a member of the 2017 Southeastern Conference Legends at the SEC Tournament.

After a 11-year NBA career, on October 23, 2017, he was hired by the Westchester Knicks to be an assistant coach.  Upon the firing of head coach David Fizdale on December 6, 2019, Bogans was promoted to the to serve as an assistant coach to interim head coach Mike Miller.

Per Game

Season G GS MP FG FGA FG% 2P 2PA 2P% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1999-00 33 23 27.8 4.2 10.3 .407 2.7 5.3 .514 1.5 5.0 .293 2.6 4.1 .644     3.6 1.7 1.4 0.0 2.4 1.7 12.5
2000-01 34 34 30.9 6.2 13.1 .473 4.0 7.0 .569 2.2 6.0 .361 2.4 3.5 .697 1.9 2.7 4.6 2.4 1.0 0.2 2.6 2.2 17.0
2001-02 32 30 27.4 4.0 10.2 .394 2.4 5.1 .475 1.6 5.2 .315 1.9 2.8 .670 1.7 2.6 4.3 2.5 1.0 0.1 1.8 2.2 11.6
2002-03 36 35 29.7 5.4 11.8 .456 3.2 6.0 .528 2.2 5.8 .383 2.7 3.6 .738 1.1 2.7 3.8 2.7 1.2 0.1 2.2 1.7 15.7
Career 135 122 29.0 5.0 11.4 .437 3.1 5.9 .527 1.9 5.5 .342 2.4 3.5 .688     4.1 2.3 1.1 0.1 2.3 2.0 14.2

Totals

Season G GS MP FG FGA FG% 2P 2PA 2P% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1999-00 33 23 917 138 339 .407 90 175 .514 48 164 .293 87 135 .644     119 57 47 1 80 57 411
2000-01 34 34 1050 210 444 .473 136 239 .569 74 205 .361 83 119 .697 65 93 158 80 34 8 89 76 577
2001-02 32 30 878 129 327 .394 77 162 .475 52 165 .315 61 91 .670 53 84 137 79 31 2 57 71 371
2002-03 36 35 1068 194 425 .456 114 216 .528 80 209 .383 96 130 .738 41 97 138 98 42 4 78 60 564
Career 135 122 3913 671 1535 .437 417 792 .527 254 743 .342 327 475 .688 159 274 552 314 154 15 304 264 1923