Full Name: Michael Antonio King
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 180
Birthdate: March 26, 1978 (Baltimore, MD)
High School: Lake Clifton HS (Baltimore, MD)
College: George Washington
Played the 2002-03 season with the Roanoke Dazzle in the NBDL, averaging 4.9 points and 1.8 rebounds in 48 games. Started once. Selected by the Dazzle in the eleventh round (#81 pick overall) of the 2002 NBDL Draft.
Finished collegiate career as George Washington’s 18th all-time leading scorer with 1327 points. Played in 102 games, starting 70 times. Drafted by the Fayetteville Patriots of the NBDL in the 9th round (#65 pick overall) of the 2001 NBDL Draft.
As a senior, averaged 11.7 points and 4.7 rebounds. Also chipped in with 63 assists and 50 steals. Started 18 of 32 games, averaging 27.6 minutes a game. Scored season-high 24 points twice, against Texas A&M in the season opener on Nov. 18, and against Howard on Nov. 24. Also scored 23 points against Rhode Island on Feb. 14. Posted two double-doubles, 12 points and 10 rebounds against St. John’s on Dec. 2, and 19 points and 12 rebounds against Fordham on Feb. 21. Averaged 14.7 points in George Washington’s three games in the Atlantic-10 tournament, and tallied 19 points and 8 rebounds in the finals against Temple on Mar. 9. Scored in double figures 19 times.
As a junior, averaged 12.1 points and 5.5 rebounds. Started 10 of 24 games, while averaging 30.0 minutes a contest. Missed six games in mid-season due to a shoulder sprain. Ranked third on the team in scoring. Connected for season-high 21 points with seven rebounds against Rhode Island on Feb. 19. Had three double-double performances, including 17 points and 10 rebounds at Xavier on Feb. 22. Scored 20 points on 7-for-11 field goal shooting, while grabbing eight rebounds and snaring six steals against South Florida on Nov. 27.
As a sophomore, averaged 15.1 points and 5.2 rebounds. Started 28 of 29 games. Ranked third on the team in scoring and rebounding. Came off the bench to notch career-high 25 points against Ohio University on Dec. 30. Recorded first career double-double with 24 points and 11 rebounds against Dayton in the Atlantic-10 Tournament Quarterfinal on Mar. 4. Was named Atlantic-10 Player of the Week on Jan. 3.
As a freshman, averaged 13.2 points and 3.8 rebounds. Started 14 of 17 games after becoming academically eligible to play on Dec. 29. Finished second on the team in scoring. Scored career-high 25 points on 9-for-14 field goal shooting at Xavier on Feb. 16. Scored eight points and grabbed five rebounds against Oklahoma State in the NCAA Tournament on Mar. 13. Was named to the Atlantic-10 All-Rookie Team.