Full Name: Andre Matthews
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 210
Birthdate: April 18, 1981
High School: Seaford HS (Dover, DE)
College: Delaware State
Played with the Oklahoma Storm in the USBL in the summer of 2003. Appeared in four games, averaging 7.3 points and 2.8 rebounds.
Finished collegiate career as the sixth all-time leading scorer in Delaware State history with 1,427 points. Is the all-time leader in school history in games played (112) and is one of three players in school history with 1,000 career points and 500 career rebounds.
As a senior, averaged 12.9 points and 6.4 rebounds. Started all 27 games. Led team in scoring and ranked second in rebounding. Registered five double-doubles. Posted season-high 22 points against Fairleigh Dickinson. Tallied 20 points against LSU. Scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds against South Carolina State. Led team with 16 points on 8-for-11 shooting against West Virginia in season opener. Named to the All-MEAC Second Team.
As a junior, averaged 14.2 points and 5.9 rebounds. Started 27 of 29 games. Scored career-high 26 points on 9-for-13 shooting against Morgan State. Posted double-double of 18 points and 10 rebounds against Maryland. Earned MEAC Player of the Week honors twice. Named to the All-MEAC First Team.
As a sophomore, averaged 14.8 points and 4.9 rebounds. Started all 28 games. Led MEAC in field goal percentage (.546). Recorded season-high 25 points against Howard. Posted 21 points against Wyoming. Scored 18 points on 8-for-10 shooting against Towson. Grabbed career-high five steals against Hampton. Named to the All-MEAC Second Team.
As a freshman, averaged 9.0 points and 4.8 rebounds. Started 23 of 28 games. Lead MEAC in field goal percentage. Registered season-high 25 points on 10-for-11 shooting against Hampton. Led team with 23 points against Morgan State. Grabbed career-high 11 rebounds against Maryland-Eastern Shore. Named to the MEAC All-Rookie First Team and earned MEAC Rookie of the Years honors.