Bridgeton Academy/Cass Tech High School
AT FORDHAM (2001-03)
Started al 28 games at center…was the only player to start every game…averaged 10.4 points and 5.6 rebounds per game…scored in double figures 16 times…notched his first career double-double with 12 points and 11 reboundsat Rhode Island (Jan. 11, 2003)…scored a career-high 18 points adding four rebounds and three asists vs. Northeastern (Nov. 30, 2002)…matched that career-best with 18 points vs. St. Bonaventure (Jan. 16, 2003)…puled down a career-best 11 rebounds and added nine points and a career-high three blocks vs. UMASS (Jan. 5, 2003)…finished with 17 points and eight rebounds in a career-high 36 minutes vs. Iona (Jan.2, 2003)…scored 16 points and added four rebounds vs. Fairfield (Dec. 28, 2002)…appeared in 25 games at center as a freshman, starting 17…averaging 2.5 points and 1.4 rebounds per game.
Prepped at Bridgeton Academy in Bridgeton, Maine in 2000-01 averaging 12.0 points and nine rebounds per game…played high school basketball at Cass Tech High School in detroit, MI., where he was a four-year letterman…averaged 16.3 ppg and 13.0 rpg as a senior in 1999-2000…anmes third-team All-Detroit and honorable-mention All-Metro…ranked 36th among fifth year players in the class of 2001 by FANSonly.com…among the top ten players in the state of Michigan in 2000 by GCSAD, Prime Time sports, OFF THE GLASS magazine, and Michigan Hoops…was rated among the top centers in the country by Full Court Magazine, Insiders Report, Bob Gibbons, Recruiting USA, Hoop Scoop, Recruiter’s Handbook, and Fast Break Recruiting…rated 13th best in the class of 2000 in the state of Michigan…listed at 29th on the Sporting News Top 50 Frontcourt players for 1998-99…Sporting News also rated him third strongest of the class of 1999…shattered a backboard at the Adidas ABCD Camp in the summer of 1998.
Majoring in liberal arts…would like to someday own a nightclub or a bar…enjoys playing pool, card and other games in his free time.