NCAA Sweet Sixteen Open Practice - Phoenix, AZ. March 21st, 2012.
Strong, athletic forward coming off a productive offseason Possesses a strong face up game with range out to the 3-point arc.
Appeared in 35 games, including starting three contests against Texas Southern (11/18), Penn State (1/16) and Illinois (1/31) Averaged 1.2 points, 1.0 rebounds and 6.1 minutes Shot .541 from the field, ranking second on the team Scored a season-high six points on three occasions, including contests against No. 7 Kansas (11/13), Nicholls State (12/1) and Arkansas-Pine Bluff (12/5) Grabbed a season-high four rebounds in a season-high 15 minutes in his start at Penn State (1/16).
Appeared in 30 games, averaging 4.7 minutes, 1.8 points and 0.8 rebounds Shot .564 from the field Scored a season-high eight points against both Nebraska Omaha (12/4) and UMKC (12/19) Scored his first career points with a six-point effort against Texas Southern (11/18) Grabbed a season-best three rebounds, all offensive, against Lehigh (12/22) Added two blocked shots against Nebraska Omaha (12/4).
2010 Lansing State Journal Dream Team honoree 2010 Class B All-State honoree as selected by the Detroit Free Press Averaged 21.9 points, 11.5 rebounds and 2.8 blocked shots as a senior Shot 59 percent from the floor and connected on 25 3-pointers for the year Averaged 16.5 points, 10.4 rebounds and 2.4 blocks as a junior Shot 62 percent from the field and 70 percent from the foul line Fourth-team 2009 Class B All-State selection as chosen by the Detroit Free Press Class B All-State special mention by Lansing State Journal and All-Area selection Averaged 15.4 points, 7.6 rebounds and 4.2 blocks as a sophomore 2008 All-State honorable mention selection Class B All-Area pick by Lansing State Journal 2007 Class B All-Area honorable mention by Lansing State Journal Among the top players in the nation at his position as ranked by ESPNU Top 100 (15 Center) and Scout.com (23 Power Forward) Played for Coach Adam Trumpour at Eaton Rapids High School.
Born March 2, 1991 Son of Edward and Pamela Gauna Sociology major.