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  • Basketball Highlights

    basketball-1basketball-2basketball-3basketball-4basketball-5 High School:
    Detroit Catholic Central High School

    • Averaged 28.3 points, 14 rebounds, and 6 blocked shots per game
    • Scored 40 or more points seventeen times in his high school career
    • Named MVP of his team all four years in high school
    • Nominated to the McDonalds All-America team his senior year
    • Named 1st team all-league, all-catholic, all-district, all-region, all-state, as well as All-America by several different media publications
    • Nike Century Cage Camp Slam Dunk Champion
    • Named All-Tournament team at Prestigious Las Vegas Invitational
    • Played in the Michigan-Ohio all-star game

    Vincennes University (1993)

    • Averaged 19.6 points and 9.4 rebounds per game.
    • Named MVP of team
    • NJCAA Region 12 Division 1 MVP and All-Tournament Team
    • Named Junior College Division 1 All-American

    University of Pittsburgh (1994-1997)

    • Finished his sophomore season as team’s 2nd leading scorer and rebounder in Big East Conference play after averaging 12.4 points and 7.7 rebounds a game prior to injuring his hand
    • Scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds against National Runner-Up Syracuse Orangemen
    • Awarded Bell Atlantic’s prestigious Scholar Athlete Award.
    • Pittsburgh’s leading scorer and rebounder his Junior season in Big East play after averaging 14.3 points and 6.9 rebounds per game
    • Named MVP of team in 1996 by Pittsburgh Golden Panthers Johnstown Chapter
    • Awarded the Dapper Dan Charities “True Grit Award” on April 5, 1997

    Professional Basketball (1997-2000):
    National Basketball Association

    • Injured his hand prior to training camp with the Dallas Mavericks in 1997

    European Professional Leagues: Gijon, Spain

    • Averaged 15 points and 8 rebounds a game
    • Named an All-Star his rookie season in Spain
    • Won Slam Dunk Contest during All-Star weekend
    • Voted player of the week four times
    • Finished rookie season as Gijon’s leader in scoring, rebounds, and steals

    European Professional Leagues: Tenerife, Spain

    • Averaged 15.5 points and 7 rebounds a game
    • Named an All-Star for the second consecutive season
    • Voted player of the week three times
    • Led Tenerife in scoring and rebounding