Mike Bothwell Biography

Mike Bothwell has certainly stepped up his game in recent times as he emerged as one of the bright prospects for NBA Draft 2024. Ohio-based Mike Bothwell plays the position of Guard and is recently pursuing his fifth year in college education. As of now, he is committed to Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, and playing NCAA on the behalf of “furman paladins”.

March Madness 2023 is going on and many players from different colleges participate in this tournament to challenge their skills and their career ahead. Since the NCAA Basketball tournament is going on, one of the players who is proliferating with the ongoing games is none other than our main subject, Mike.

Early Life

Mike Bothwell was born on 19th January 2000, making him only 23 years old as of March 2023. As per the news nearly 10 months ago, the channel highlighted the news of Stadium saying that many basketball players will withdraw their names and participation from the NBA Draft to pursue their games back in universities for the NCAA. Not to amaze you, Mike Bothwell is one of them. Moreover, Mike’s parent’s name is not known to the media. We hope that he will soon reveal the details and we will be able to update this section.

Mike Bothwell Career

High School 

Mike had his primary education at Cornerstone Christian Academy. He had his basketball education and practices under the guidance of coach Dan Selle. Apart from this, he played AAU ball for C2K Elite and had the guidance of coach Quincey Simpson. During high school, he was the leading or all-time high scorer with a maximum of career points – 2,000. While a senior he guided the Patriots to the Ohio Division IV state championship game and had a breakthrough record of making averaging 24.6 points, 7.1 rebounds, and 5.3 assists per game. He also leads his team to the state title while a sophomore. He helped his high school team to appear for the district and region titles and games in 2016 and 2018.

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2018 to 2019

Mike participated in a maximum of 30 games as a freshman personality. He had another breakthrough record of making 3.5 average points per game while shooting 34.2% behind the arc. He also had the season-best 13 points while playing at Timmons Arena and the winning in hands.

2019 to 2020

Mike began his new year with overall 32 games and had four starts as a sophomore. While attending the yearly games, he had a career record of making 10.9 average points, 2.2 assists, and 2,5 rebounds per game. Not only this, he reached double-digit points while scoring nearly 19 times and making it a career-high score of 27 points on 12-of-16 shooting with a victory in hand at Chattanooga. He had the record of scoring 25 points at the home victory in North Greenville and 20 points in a Paladin while playing at Elon.

2020 to 2021

Mike began with overall 25 games and had the leading path for the Paladins. He had a record of making 15.6 points and 1.6 steals per game during that time. In January, he had a career-high score of 32 points with a win over ESTU and an overall score of 78-66. That time, he made another record of making 26 points in an 81-57 triumph at Charleston College. For another game at SEC champion Alabama, he had the contribution record of making nearly 23 points with a loss of 83-80 scores.

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2021 to 2022

Mike began with nearly 34 games and had the start with 33. The year, he had the team-best 15.7 points per game along with the record-making team-best scores, 4.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists, and 1.1 steals per contest.

Social Media

He is available on Instagram with the handle@lordofthecourts and an official account. He seems to be much more in love with his games and teaching the same to students or kids as evident from his Instagram posts. Mike joined Twitter (@MikeBothwell_3) in June 2012 and since then he is having 1,183 followers.

Mike Bothwell Biography

Real Name Mike Bothwell
Birth Date January 19, 2000
Age (as of 2023) 23 Years
Birth Place Willoughby, Ohio, USA
Profession Basketball Player
College Furman University 
Class Fifth Year

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 3” – in Centimeters – 191 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 88 kg  –  in Pounds –  195 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black



Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is his girlfriend?

Personal Life

Mike seems not to be inclined toward girls and love affairs. As of now, he is practicing and preparing himself to focus on NCAA March 2023 tournament. We hope that he gets a dedicated life partner as much as he is dedicated to his games and tournaments.

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Mike Bothwell Net Worth

As of now, Mike Bothwell is focusing on his career-making phase. We are sure that he belongs to a financially strong and has a good reputed family background.


  • He was honored with the 2018 inaugural News-Herald Clark Kellogg Award- one of the prestigious awards given to the area’s boys’ basketball player of the year.
  • He earned the honor of three-time Division IV All-Ohio selection and News-Herald Division IV Ohio Player of the Year choice (both in 2016 and 2018) during the time of his high school career.
  • Mike earned the honor of the second-team All-Southern Conference and was also named to the NABC All-District 21 First Team (2020 – 2021).
  • From 2021 to 222, he earned the honor of being named as the finalist for the Lou Henson Mid-Major Player of the Year Award.
  • He was the First-team All-Southern Conference selection by the league’s coaches, at that time.
  • Despite all honors and awards, he also earned the honor of second-team All-SoCon pick by the SoCon Sports Media Association.
  • He was also the NABC All-District 21 second team choice (2021 to 2022).
  • He shares his close association, bond, and friendship with the player, Jalen Slawson. Both have spent nearly five years together in the same dorm as Freshman at Furman and were also forced to be roommates.

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