Full Name:
Aaron DeShon McGhee
Position:
Forward
College:
Oklahoma
Height:
6-8
Weight:
250
High School:
Aurora East HS (Aurora, Ill.)
Birthdate:
June 28, 1979
Birthplace:
Aurora, Ill.

Statistics

HIGHLIGHTS
Catapulted Oklahoma to the 2002 NCAA Final Four with his outstanding play in.
Averaged 21.8 points and 7.2 rebounds in five NCAA Tournament games as Oklahoma advanced to the Final Four for the first time since 1988.
Played his final two collegiate seasons at Oklahoma, becoming the 33rd player in school history to score 1,000 points (1,001).
Named First Team All-Big 12 by league coaches and Second Team by media in 2002.
Played his freshman season at Cincinnati, then attended Vincennes University (Indiana) as a sophomore.
Named MVP of the 2002 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament.
Led PIT with 22.3 ppg and 12.7 rpg.


AT OKLAHOMA
As a senior, averaged 16.0 points and a team-high 7.7 rebounds.
In NCAA Tournament, posted 26 points and 12 rebounds in a first round win over Illinois Chicago, followed by 25 points in the second round against Xavier.
Tallied 21 points and eight rebounds in the Sweet 16 vs. Arizona and 15 points vs. Missouri in the Elite Eight.
Contributed 22 points and eight rebounds vs. Indiana in a semifinal loss.
Posted 10 20-point scoring efforts in his last 16 games.
Voted to Big 12ís All-Tournament Team.

As a junior, named honorable mention All-Big 12 by coaches.
Named to the Big 12ís All-Newcomer Team.
Finished second on the team in scoring (12.9 ppg) and third in rebounding (4.8 rpg).
Scored in double figures 19 times and had at least 20 points on eight occasions.
Scored a season-high 32 points against Montana State.
Grabbed 12 rebounds against Indiana State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.


AT VINCENNES UNIVERSITY (JC)
As a sophomore at Vincennes University (junior college), named First Team National Junior College All-American.
Named NJCAA Region 12 Player of the Year. Named MVP of the 2000 NJCAA Tournament.
Guided Vincennes to a 32-5 record.
Set a school single-season record with 874 points.


AT CINCINNATI
As a freshman at Cincinnati, averaged 2.8 points in 30 games of reserve duty.

STATISTICS - Cincinnati
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 30 0 25 65 .385 33 43 .767 56 6 5 3 85 2.8
Three-point field goals: 1998-99, 2-for-9 (.222).

STATISTICS - Vincennes University (JC)
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1999-00 33 30 311 506 .615 241 315 .765 296 59 17 53 874 26.5
Three-point field goals: 1999-00, 11-for-38 (.289).

STATISTICS - Oklahoma
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2000-01 33 33 150 326 .460 104 135 .770 159 23 19 21 426 12.9
2001-02 36 36 203 443 .458 148 180 .822 278 38 21 28 575 16.0
TOTALS 69 69 353 769 .459 252 315 .800 437 61 40 49 1001 14.5
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 22-for-45 (.489); 2001-02, 21-for-65 (.323). Totals: 43-for-110 (.391).