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Full Name: Henry Domercant
Position: Guard
Height/Weight: 6-4 (1.93 m)/ 200 (90.7 kg)
Birthdate: December 30, 1980 (Lisle, Illinois)
High School: Naperville North HS (Lisle, Illinois)
College: Eastern Illinois

Eastern Illinois
SeasonGGSFGMFGAPCTFTMFTAPCTREBASTSTLBLPTSAVG
1999-0029891232.3926981.852892427102699.0
2000-013131256519.493115141.81621066352070622.8
2001-023131262600.437189212.89222367362181726.4
2002-032929252550.458222263.84419981401581027.9
Totals120998611901.453595697.85472123813866260221.7
Three-point field goals: 1999-00, 18-for-58 (.310); 2000-01, 79-for-179 (.441); 2001-02, 104-for-269 (.387); 2002-03, 84-for-198 (424). Totals: 285-for-704 (.405).

Originally an early entry candidate for the 2002 NBA Draft before withdrawing his name from consideration. Finished career as the 26th all-time scorer in NCAA Division I, and is the Ohio Valley Conferenceís (OVC) all-time scoring leader.

Career Highlights: Finished in the top five in the nation in scoring final three years, joining select group of 11 players including Oscar Robertson, Larry Bird, Bill Bradley and Pete Maravich. Named Honorable Mention All-America by AP as a junior. Scored a record 2,602 career points at Eastern Illinois, easily surpassing the late former NBA guard Jay Taylor (1,926 points). Also the schoolís leader in career scoring average (21.7 ppg), field goals made and attempted, free throws made and attempted and three-pointers made and attempted. His final three seasons represent the first, second and fourth-highest scoring seasons in school history. Named OVC Player of the Year as a junior. Named First Team All-OVC final three seasons.

Senior (2002-03): Finished second in the nation in scoring (27.9 ppg). Scored career-high 46 points (12-for-20 from field, 14-for-17 from line, 8-for-14 from three) vs. Tennessee Tech (20-12). Scored 40 points each vs. Evansville and Eastern Kentucky. In one of the best shooting games of his career, nailed 14 of 17 shots in scoring 35 points to lead victory over Southeast Missouri State. Scored 30 or more points 13 times in 29 games. Helped his team (14-15) finish with a 7-3 record in last 10 games after 7-12 start.

Junior (2001-02): Finished second in nation in scoring (26.4 ppg) and his 817 points for season was a school record. He led team in scoring, rebounding (7.2 rpg), steals (36), free throw percentage (11th in nation), three-point field goals per game (3.4 pg, ninth in nation) and three-point field goal percentage (38.7%). Scored 30 or more points 13 times. Erupted for 40 points, adding nine rebounds and four assists, in win over Loyola of Chicago. Posted six double-doubles, including 37-point, 15-rebound effort in win over Eastern Kentucky. Blistered Southeast Missouri for 38 points, and posted 36 points and 10 rebounds vs. Western Illinois. Scored 39 points in loss to Southeast Missouri.

Sophomore (2000-01): Finished fifth in the nation with 22.8 ppg, teaming with 2001 NBA Draft pick Kyle Hill (23.8 ppg) to give Eastern Illinois two of the nationís top five scorers. Named to the OVC All-Tournament Team. Finished season with 20 points vs. Arizona in NCAA Tournament first round loss. Scored at least 30 points five times, including season-high 35 points vs. Austin Peay.

Freshman: (1999-00): Scored season-high 19 points vs. Illinois College (Division III). Scored 12 points in 10 minutes to help team to victory over Western Illinois. Twice chosen OVC Rookie of the Week.

Strengths: He is a career 40 percent three-point shooter who is also a career 85 percent free throw shooter. Became more adept at setting up defenders and taking them off the dribble as his collegiate career went along.

Personal: Older brother Charles is a nuclear engineer in the Navy and an aerospace graduate from the University of Illinois.