|Hometown:||San Antonio, Texas|
|High School:||Air Force Academy Prep|
2013-14 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 32 games, all off the bench … totaled 99 points and 26 rebounds on the season … shot .392 from the field (31-for-79), .352 from beyond the arc (19-for-54) and .818 from the stripe (18-for-22) … totaled 20 assists to five turnovers … went 5-for-6 from the field for a career-high 11 points against Huston-Tillotson (11/8) … matched his career high with 11 points against Texas-Pan American (11/17), hitting a career-best five threes … nailed a pair of threes against Rice (11/20) … distributed four assists and nabbed three rebounds against Central Michigan (11/26) … hit both of his threes in scoring eight points at McNeese State (1/16) … delivered a crucial three in orchestrating the comeback at Nicholls (1/18) … scored five points and snared three rebounds against McNeese (3/6).
Played in 22 games off the bench … averaged 1.9 points in 8.0 minutes per game … went 9-for-11 from the free-throw line (.818) … made Islanders debut against Texas Lutheran (11/10), going 1-for-6 from downtown … knocked down a three at Iowa (12/1) … scored six points with a three and a three-point play at SHSU (1/4) … hit a key three at McNeese (1/10) … scored seven points in 18 minutes at Nicholls (1/24) … added six more points in playing a career-high 24 minutes at Southeast (1/26) … hit all three free throws in the home game with the Lions (2/28).
AIR FORCE ACADEMY PREP:
Played one year at the U.S. Air Force Academy Prep School in Colorado Springs, Colo. … averaged 17.8 points per game in helping the team to a 27-4 record … added 3.4 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game, while also gathering 1.2 steals per contest … went 76-of-84 from the free-throw line to shoot an amazing .905 on the season … was named the Joe B. Hall MVP for his performance at the Lackland Air Force Base Tournament in December 2011.
Averaged 22.1 points, 4.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists for Head Coach Romy Vela at Central Catholic High School as a senior … added 1.4 steals per game and shot 84 percent from the free-throw line on the year … 905 points were tops in the city of San Antonio … was named the 2011 Player of the Year and a member of the 2011 Super Team … led Central Catholic to a perfect 8-0 district record and was named District MVP … was named TAPPS First Team All-State in 2010 and 2011 … TABC All-State honoree in 2011 … TAPPS Academic All-State selection in both 2010 and 2011, and is a member of the National Honor Society … played four years of golf at Central Catholic, earning four letters and serving as the team captain his final two seasons.
Cole Martinez was born on March 3, 1993, in San Antonio … is the son of Wendy and Ruben Martinez … has a younger brother, Blake … wants to go into coaching or teaching following his college career … intends to major in kinesiology or math at Texas A&M – Corpus Christi.