Strong first-year center ... solid defensive presence with great
nose for ball.
In High School and Prep: Averaged 20 points, 12 rebounds
and five blocks in breakout junior season ... missed senior season
with injury ... averaged 13 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks
as sophomore ... played for Team Breakdown AAU in summer 2008
... team won Orlando AAU National 17 & under title ... team
also won championship in Arkansas Real Deal on the Hill and Reebok
Summer AAU tournament in Las Vegas ... team was ranked No. 1
AAU team ... was invited and participated in Reebok All-American
Camp ... McDonald's All-American nominee.
Enrolled in the College of Community and Public Affairs.