|Hometown:||Fort Valley, Ga.|
|Previous School:||Cowley County CC|
Parents: Rudolph & Margaret
Sister: Sherika (27)
Brother: Sheridan (15)
Also Recruited By: UT-San Antonio, Winthrop
OUTLOOK - Gives the Golden Eagles an inside recruit with size and
maturity ... Can play the center and power forward positions ...
Athletic player who can crash the boards and block shots.
JUNIOR COLLEGE - Played two seasons at Cowley County (Kan.) Community
College ... Averaged 9.4 points and a team-leading 6.1 rebounds as a
sophomore ... Played in all 31 games, making 14 starts, but averaged
just 19.8 minutes per game due to overall team depth (nine of Cowley's
12 players averaged over 15 minutes and no more than 25 minutes per
game) ... Led his squad to a 22-12 overall record and a trip to the
regional championship game ... Best overall game came against Labette
County as a sophomore, as he scored a career-high 27 points (10-12 FG,
7-10 FT) and grabbed a team-best 12 rebounds ... Also notched 22 points
(10-15 FG, 2-3 FT) and 12 rebounds in a win over Allen County ...
Tallied 16 points (7-9 FG, 2-3 FT) , nine rebounds and team season-high
three blocks in 79-70 loss to Northeastern Oklahoma ... Had a
season-high 13 rebounds at Three Rivers College .... Posted six
double-double efforts ... Ended his sophomore campaign as the team's
leader in blocked shots (19) ... Shot 53.9 percent (118-of-219) from the
field ... Coached by Randy Smithson.
HIGH SCHOOL - Graduated from Peach County (Ga.) High School in 2000 ...
Led his squad to a 16-8 overall mark and a third-place district finish
as a senior ... Named Team MVP his final year ... Coached by Ricky Wray
... Also participated in Track and Cross-Country ... Went to state in