21 Arvydas Eitutavicius
21 Arvydas Eitutavicius
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Klaipeda, Lithuania
High School: Norfolk Collegiate (Va.)
Position: G
General: Coming off a breakout junior season ... looking to continue to improve his offensive game ... one of AU's best players and leading scorer during the Europe trip ... creative player offensively ... had another good offseason, playing at home in Lithuania ... came back in good shape.

2005-06: Had a breakout season for the Eagles, finishing second on the team in scoring at 10.2 ppg ... tallied double-digits in points in 14 games, including a four-game stretch between December and January ... playing in all 29 games, starting eight ... earned his first career start at Loyola (Md.), responding with 14 points on five-of-12 shooting (11/29) ... went 18 straight free throw attempts over eight games, between November to December, without missing, including a six-for-six effort versus Mount St. Mary's (12/7) and a four-for-four night against Howard (12/12) ... opened the season with a career-high 16 points at Washington (11/19), then followed that up with nine, 10 and 14 points, respectively ... twice notched 20 points, once at Vermont (12/29), hitting six-of-12 shots, and once at Colgate (1/14), going six-for-11 ... had four five-assist games over the course of the season ... set a career-high with 25 points, adding a career-high four steals, in a nine-for-20 effort against Yale (1/9) ... helped American avenge an earlier loss to Navy with a 15-point night against the Mids at home (2/23) ... his 10 points and a career-high six rebounds helped AU sweep the regular-season series against Lafayette (2/25) ... ranked in the top-10 nationally at times throughout the season in free throw percentage, eventually finishing 26th nationally, just 0.001 percentage point behind Duke's J.J. Redick at .862 (75-for-87).

2004-05: Played in 12 games ... scored a season-high four points at Army (1/21), including a three-pointer ... hit three-of-five three-point attempts on the season.

2003-04: Played in three games ... pulled in a rebound in two minutes of action against Bowling Green (12/29).

Before American: Eitutavicius is from Klaipeda, Lithuania, but played at Laurinburg Institute (N.C.) under Chris Chaney .... Laurinburg won the prep school national championship in 2002-03 (based on national rankings) ... before Laurinburg he played at Norfolk Collegiate High School (Va.) for Jim Markey.

Personal: Son of Elena and Vladas Eitutavicius ... majoring in business administration.