Full Name: Earl Ike
Position: Forward / Center
Height/Weight: 6-9 / 275
Birthdate: March 11, 1978
High School: Central HS (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Has played professionally in the USBL and overseas in Korea and Russia. Spent 2001-02 season with Shinsegi Bigs in Korea. Played briefly in Russia for Kredo in 2000-01, averaging 5.5 points and 5.3 rebounds in six games. Played for the Kansas Cagerz of the USBL in the summer of 2001, averaging 7.9 points and 6.4 rebounds in 27 games. Appeared in the USBL All-Star Game. Has also participated with the Athletes in Action in the fall of 2000, touring the country playing exhibition games against NCAA teams.
As a senior, averaged 15.8 points and 12.5 rebounds. Ranked second nationally in Division II in rebounding. Earned East Division First Team All-Gulf South Conference honors.
As a junior, averaged 18.5 points and 11.4 rebounds. Ranked seventh nationally in Division II in rebounding.
As a sophomore, averaged 12.5 points and 6.4 rebounds in 24.2 minutes a game.
As a freshman at UAB, averaged 0.8 points and 0.8 rebounds in five games.