Full Name: Damian Reid
Position: Center / Forward
Height/Weight: 6-9 / 240
Birthdate: June 24, 1978
High School: Bethune Collegiate Institute (Scarborough, Ontario)
College: St. Joseph’s
Finished collegiate career as the 28th all-time leading scorer, 12th all-time leading rebounder, and all-time leading field goal percentage shooter in St. Joseph’s history. Also ranks in the career top ten in blocked shots. Four year starter, starting 121 of 122 games played. Enrolled at Dawson College in Lennoxville, Quebec in January of 1998 while resolving an NCAA clearinghouse eligibility issue. Has been a member of the Canadian National Team.
As a senior, averaged 9.3 points and 6.7 rebounds. Started 30 of 31 games. Had four double-doubles. Scored season high 19 points at Fordham. Grabbed season-high 12 rebounds at Georgia State. Tallied 15 points and 10 rebounds against St. Bonaventure. Scored 16 points on 6-for-8 shooting and grabbed nine rebounds against Dayton. Recorded three blocks at Pennsylvania.
As a junior, averaged 9.0 points and 6.5 rebounds. Ranked second on the team in rebounding and fifth in scoring. Set school single season field goal percentage record at 61.5 percent. Led team in rebounding four times. Registered four double-doubles. Recorded season-high 16 points in four separate games (South Carolina State, Old Dominion, Ruters, St. Peter’s), all wins. Tallied 15 points and seven rebounds against La Salle in the A-10 Tournament. Scored eight points and grabbed team-high nine rebounds in win over Georgia Tech in the NCAA Tournament.
As a sophomore, averaged 7.6 points and 6.3 rebounds. Finished second on the team in rebounding. Scored in double figures eight times and grabbed 10 or more rebounds on three occasions. Posted a double-double with 11 points and season-high 16 rebounds against La Salle. Scored 10 points and grabbed nine rebounds in upset of Temple. Led team with season-high 14 points at Chattanooga.
As a freshman, averaged 9.4 points and 7.8 rebounds. Ranked second on the team in rebounding and third in scoring. Scored in double figures 11 times, while grabbing 10 or more rebounds 11 times. Had eight double-doubles, including a 17 point, 18 rebound performance against Harvard in the championship game of the Cable Car Classic. Had consecutive double-doubles against Old Dominion and Tennessee. Scored season-high 23 points against Xavier.