Full Name: Hiram Fuller
Position: Forward / Center
Height/Weight: 6-9 / 240
Birthdate: May 15, 1981 (East St. Louis, MO)
High School: Stadium HS (Tacoma, WA)
College: Fresno State
A resigned player to the Flame from the Charleston Lowgators’ roster. Played in 40 games averaging 7.8 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 1.9 blocks in 23.6 minutes per game last season. Scored a season high 19 points against Huntsville on December 28, 2003 and recorded single-game highs of 15 rebounds (vs. Fayetteville – Dec 20.) and six blocks (three times) during contests last season with the Lowgators.
Fuller was one of the 17 GATORADE Call-ups when he signed a 10-day contract with the Atlanta Hawks February 27 of last season. He played in four games for the Hawks, averaging 10.8 minutes, 2.0 points and 2.8 rebounds. He was also a member of the 2003 Indiana Pacers training camp.
Participated in NBA training camp in 2003 with the Indiana Pacers.
Played final two seasons of collegiate career at Fresno State after starting career at Modesto Junior College in California and routing through Wabash Valley College in Mt. Carmel, Illinois. Played in 60 career games at Fresno State, starting 23 times. Posted eight career double-doubles.
As a senior, averaged 10.0 points and 7.4 rebounds in 23.8 minutes a contest. Started 13 of 28 games. Led team in rebounding and ranked second in scoring. Registered eight double-doubles, including a 15-point, 16-rebound effort at San Jose State. Also blocked eight shots against the Spartans, tying a single-game school record. Posted 18 points and 15 rebounds at Nevada. Scored 16 points and grabbed 13 rebounds against Rice. Led team with 20 points against Louisiana Tech. Tallied 12 points, 13 rebounds and five blocked shots at Boise State.
As a junior, averaged 5.2 points and 5.6 rebounds in 17.4 minutes a contest. Started 10 of 32 games. Led team in rebounding in six games. Recorded a 15-point, season-high 18 rebound double-double against Savannah State. Scored 15 points and grabbed 13 rebounds at California. Tallied 14 points against Air Force in the McCaffrey Classic.
As a sophomore at Wabash Valley College, averaged 7.3 points and 5.3 rebounds. Shot 56.1 percent from the field. Helped lead team to a 37-1 record and a NJCAA national championship. Scored season-high 22 points against Vincennes. Had season highs of 15 rebounds and ten blocked shots.
As a freshman at Modesto JC, averaged 10.9 points and 9.1 rebounds. Led team in rebounding and field goal percentage and ranked third on the team in scoring. Had a high scoring game of 22 points.