Quotes and photos from the 2017 Men's Basketball Media Day.
Will sit out the 2017-18 season due to NCAA rules after transferring from Robert Morris • Skilled center with solid mid-range jump shot • Good finisher around the rim.
2016-17 (At Robert Morris)
Appeared in 32 games, including starting seven, averaging 4.3 points and 2.7 rebounds in 15.2 minutes • Started the first six contests of the season, averaging 5.2 points and 3.5 rebounds • Scored in double figures in three contests • Scored a season-high and team-high 12 points against Fairleigh Dickinson (12/31), including hitting 5-of-6 shots • Totaled 10 points against both Richmond (11/20) and LIU Brooklyn (1/5) • Grabbed a season-high eight rebounds against Kansas State (11/22), while grabbing seven rebounds against both Richmond (11/20) and Oakland (12/10) • Played double-figure minutes in 28 of his 32 contests.
Averaged 19.4 points and 12.2 rebounds as a prep senior at Lakeshore High School • Led the Lancers to an overall record of 20-8 and an appearance in the Class B state championship game, scoring a game-high 19 points against Detroit Henry Ford in the title game • Named Class B Second-Team All-State by the Detroit News • 2016 Associated Press Class B All-State honorable mention selection • McDonald's All-American nominee in 2016 • Averaged 17.6 points, 11.4 rebounds and 4.0 blocks per contest as a junior • Three-time all-conference selection.
Born Nov. 7, 1997 • Son of Ralph and Marianne Burke • Communication major.