|Height / Weight:|
6-8 / 255
2009-10 (Junior season)
named to the all-newcomer squad of the Big 12 by both the Kansas City Star and The Oklahoman ... was also named to the all-bench team by The Oklahoman.
led the team and ranked first among juniors in the Big 12 Conference in field goal percentage.
ranked 10th overall in the Big 12 in rebounding.
combined with Moses, became just the ninth Cowboy duo since rebounds were kept in 1953 to both grab 200 or more rebounds in the same season, the first since 2005.
ranked sixth among juniors in the Big 12 in rebounding.
recorded 11 double-figure scoring games in his first season at Oklahoma State, including a season-high 21 at Missouri.
averaged 10.3 points over the last seven games, including three postseason contests.
was named the Big 12 Conference's Rookie of the Week for the period ending Feb. 28 ... he scored 18 points on 8-of-8 shooting and grabbed six rebounds against top-ranked Kansas.
2008-09 (Redshirt season)
received a waiver from the NCAA on Aug. 21, granting him immediate eligibility at OSU after transferring from Kentucky.
sat out the 2008-09 season at Kentucky as a redshirt due to NCAA Division I transfer rules.
2007-08 (Sophomore season)
played in 26 games and started 11 as a sophomore at Hampton.
averaged 7.7 points and 5.2 rebounds per contest.
grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds against Coppin State.
recorded his second-career double-double with 18 points and 12 rebounds at Coppin State; the 12 boards are a career high.
led the team in both field goal percentage (46.4) and blocked shots per game (1.2).
finished the season with 10 double-figure scoring games.
2006-07 (Freshman season)
missed the first nine games of his rookie season with a broken foot.
saw his first collegiate action at Virginia and responded with a 13-point performance on 6-of-8 shooting from the floor in 21 minutes.
went on to start 19 of the Pirates' final 21 games.
scored a career-high 24 points on 10-of-15 shooting from the floor at North Carolina A&T.
matched that mark against Delaware State, making 7-of-12 shots from the floor and 8-of-12 from the charity stripe; also had three blocked shots and three steals against the Blue Hens.
recorded his first-career double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds at Bethune-Cookman.
opened the MEAC Tournament with a 21-point, eight-rebound performance against Howard.
was a four-time Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week.
named to the MEAC All-Rookie team following his freshman season.
spent the 2005-06 season at Bridgton Academy in North Bridgton, Maine.
helped lead the Wolverines to a 22-9 record as they won the NEPSAC championship.
prior to Bridgton Academy, he starred at Withrow High School in Cincinnati.
in his final season, he led the Tigers to a 23-2 record as they finished as the league and district runners-up.
Born July 17, 1987, Matt is the son of James and Deborah Pilgrim. He has a brother, Mike, who played at Cincinnati, Seton Hall and LSU-Shreveport. Matt is majoring in economics at Oklahoma State.