Posted On: 10/19/21 11:09 AM
As part of our preseason preview content, we’re counting down the top dozen candidates for this year’s Mr. Basketball award, presented annually to the top senior in the state. The countdown continues with our No. 2 player, Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln wing Josh Dix Josh Dix 6'5" | SG Council Bluffs Lincoln | 2022 State #149 Nation IA .
6'5" | SG
Council Bluffs Lincoln | 2022
School: Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln
2020-21 stats: 446 points (19.4/game), 166 rebounds (7.2), 100 assists (4.3), 57 steals (2.5), 54.5 FG%, 37.8 3P%, 73.3 FT%
Career stats: 1,033 points (15.9), 325 rebounds (5.0), 171 assists (2.6), 129 steals (2.0), 53.0 FG%, 41.6 3P%, 73.5 FT%
About Dix: A dominant two-way player who has committed to play his college ball at Iowa, Dix is an efficient three-level scorer who does a great job utilizing his length to impact the game on the defensive end of the floor as well. His career shooting splits of 53-42-74 should just how efficient a scorer he is, and it’s because he allows the game to come to him. He doesn’t force anything and knows when he needs to take over as a scorer late in games. A