Caleb Willis
Caleb  Willis

Stockbridge, Ga.

High School:
Stockbridge HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 220




Men's Hoops Begins WCC Championships Thursday vs. USD

The Pepperdine-San Diego game will air on BYUtv at approximately 8:30 p.m.


Men's Hoops Ends Regular Season at USD on Saturday

The Waves and Toreros may meet again next week at the WCC Tournament.


Pepperdine Hosts SMC on Wednesday for Senior Night, ESPNU Telecast

Lorne Jackson will play in his 123rd game and move into the top five in Pepperdine history.


Men's Hoops Headed to Bay Area Again to Play USF Saturday

Pepperdine's final home game is next Wednesday vs. Saint Mary's


Men's Hoops Aims for Road Victory at Santa Clara on Saturday

One more win would give Pepperdine its most victories in the last eight seasons.


Men's Basketball vs. Saint Mary's (2/27/2013)

Photos from the Waves' home finale. Taken by Martin A. Folb.


Men's Basketball vs. Portland (1/5/2013)

Martin A. Folb photos of the Waves' 54-47 comeback win over the Pilots.


Men's Basketball vs. Gonzaga (1/3/2013)

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 78-62 loss to the Bulldogs.


Men's Basketball vs. Fresno Pacific (12/28/2012)

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 60-59 win over the Sunbirds.


Men's Basketball vs. Central Michigan (12/16/2012)

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves 80-77 loss to the Chippewas.

Caleb Willis Career Statistics Get Acrobat Reader

CAREER: Over four seasons, averaged 3.7 points, 2.5 assists and 2.2 rebounds in 19.5 minutes ... Appeared in 91 games and started 51.

PEPPERDINE 2012-13: Was having a good senior season before becoming academically ineligible for the spring semester ... Averaged 5.9 points, 4.7 assists and 3.8 rebounds in 31.5 minutes ... Started 14 of 15 games, then missed the final 15 contests ... Led, or shared the team lead, in assists in 12 of his 15 games ... Scored 12 points at Utah Valley (12/1), playing a career-high 41 minutes and adding a career-high-tying nine rebounds ... Scored 11 points at Hawaii (12/8) ... Had five or more assists eight times, including a career-high-tying eight vs. Washington State (11/16) ... Had six points and eight rebounds in his next-to-final game vs. Gonzaga (1/3) ... Recorded a career-high four steals at Cal State Northridge (11/9).

PEPPERDINE 2011-12: Started all 29 games as a junior and saw his numbers rise greatly ... Averaged 6.1 points, 3.7 rebounds and a team-best 3.7 assists in 29.4 minutes ... Became the first Wave to record 100 assists in a season since 2007 and his 107 were the most by any player since 2005 ... In the WCC, ranked fourth in assist-turnover ratio (1.9) and sixth in assists ... Surpassed his 2010-11 scoring total after just four games, and his two-year total after 12 games ... Shot 74.3% from the free throw line ... Scored a career-high 18 points in the season opener vs. Pomona-Pitzer (11/12) and made four of five three-pointers ... Led Pepperdine to a win at Santa Clara (2/23) in which he scored all 15 points in the second half, including a burst of 13 points in a 5 1/2-minute span in the second half where the Waves took the lead for good ... Led Pepperdine in assists 19 times and had five or more assists 11 times ... Set a career high with eight assists vs. Cal State Northridge (12/10) ... Had 10 points, a season-high-tying nine rebounds and seven assists in a home win vs. San Francisco (12/29) ... Also pulled down nine rebounds vs. Portland (2/18) ... Other season highs were two steals (eight times) and 37 minutes at Santa Clara (2/23).

PEPPERDINE 2010-11: Saw action in 24 games, starting two, as a sophomore ... Averaged 1.5 points, 0.9 rebounds and 0.8 assists in 8.0 minutes ... Tied his career high of eight points twice, at Alabama (12/28) and vs. San Diego (1/6) ... Played a season-high 15 minutes in both games ... Sank three of four shots and made both three-point attempts against the Crimson Tide ... Other season highs were five rebounds and four assists vs. Saint Mary's (1/8) and three steals at Missouri State (11/22).

PEPPERDINE 2009-10: Started the final six games of the season as a freshman ... Appeared in 23 games overall and averaged 1.5 points and 1.2 assists in 11.0 minutes ... More than half of his season's minutes came in the final eight games of the year ... Scored a season-high eight points in the WCC Tournament vs. Loyola Marymount (3/5) ... Other season highs were five assists at San Diego (2/27), two rebounds (several times), two steals vs. Long Beach State (11/17) and 24 minutes at Saint Mary's (2/25).

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Stockbridge (Ga.) High School in 2008 ... Played two years on the varsity at Stockbridge ... As a senior, was named the Henry County Player of the Year, an All-Southern Crescent first team selection and was invited to play in the Southern Crescent All-Star Basketball Game ... Averaged 21 points, eight assists and seven rebounds as a senior ... Helped Stockbridge to a #7 ranking among the 4-AAAA schools and a 22-2 record as a junior, and was named to the All-Southern Crescent second team ... A two-time MVP of the ELCA Hooptacular Christmas Tournament ... Was on Stockbridge's junior varsity as a sophomore but played on the varsity as a freshman at Centralia (Ill.) High School ... Also lettered in football and tennis ... Was on the honor roll.

PERSONAL: Born in Centralia, Ill. ... Son of Ben Willis and Lynn Willis ... Has four siblings: Domonique, Micah, Drea and Hannah ... Took a year off after graduating from high school to get himself into better shape and lost roughly 50 pounds ... Chose Pepperdine because "the school has a great basketball tradition and it was a great opportunity for my education."

FAVORITES: Enjoys writing ... Favorites include Tes Whitlock, Chauncey Billups and Kevin Garnett (pro basketball players), the Boston Celtics (pro basketball team), The Bible, Purpose Driven Life and Power of Vision (books), Love and Basketball and the Iron Man series (movies), Monk, Burn Notice and Repo (TV shows), Trey Songz, Tank, Drake and Rick Ross (musical artists), Chinese and barbeque (food) and tennis (sport other than basketball) ... Favorite thing about basketball is "I'm a very competitive person so being able to compete in basketball at a high level is wonderful."

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