Player Bio
 
  • Biography - Darel Lucas / Men's Basketball
 
 
On Lucas: Talented point guard who transferred from Redlands Community College in El Reno, Oklahoma ... Chose Binghamton over "Sweet 16" participant Butler University.

Sophomore Season (2002-03): Averaged 8.2 points, 5.1 assists and 2.8 rebounds for Redlands team that went 32-3 ... Cougars were ranked as high as No. 3 in the country at NJCAA Division I ... Shot 48% from field (37% from three-point range) and 73% from line ... In pre-season was tabbed as ninth best junior college sophomore point guard by The Sporting News.

Freshman Season (2001-02): Averaged 7.5 points and 3.2 assists for Cougars team that went 30-5 and captured the NJCAA Division II championship ... Shot 62% from field.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Southeast High School in Wichita ... Averaged 14 points, three rebounds, three assists and 2.6 steals per game in his career ... Was second team All-City and all-state as a senior after averaging 10.6 points per game ... Selected as first team Class 6A ... Also excelled in track ... Was state runner-up in 400 meters in 2001 with top time of 48.78 ... Ranked 16th in nation ... Also performed long jump, triple jump and high jump ... Competed in Junior Olympics.

Personal: Born October 20, 1982 ... Mother is Angela Lucas ... Majoring in human development.
 
Binghamton University Sports Binghamton University Sports
 •  Darel Lucas
bu athletes    Class   Junior
bu athletes    Position   Guard
bu athletes    Height / Weight   6-1 / 175
bu athletes    Hometown   Wichita, Kan.
bu athletes    Previous School   Redlands CC (Okla.)
 
Coach Walker says:
"Darel is a gifted athlete who can shoot at a high level. I believe Darel has a package of athletic talent and skills that will enable him to be a very successful point guard in the America East Conference. He understands winning and championships. We need Darel to run our basketball team."