Career Highlights: Earned Third Team All-American honors from the NABC and was a finalist for the Naismith College Basketball Player of the Year Award and the John R. Wooden Award. Named First Team All-SEC by AP and the league’s coaches as a senior. Completed career as Vanderbilt’s all-time leading scorer with 1,891 points, also ranking second in free throws made (446), third in blocked shots (72) and sixth in three-point field goals made (183).
Senior (2003-04): Averaged team-high 18.4 points (ranking first in the SEC) and 5.4 rebounds. Tied career high with 32 points at Alabama. Shot 18-for-18 from the free throw line in scoring 32 points, while grabbing a career-high 13 rebounds against Indiana. Tallied 31 points against Tennessee Tech. Recorded back-to-back double-doubles against South Carolina (23 points, 11 rebounds) and Kentucky (20 points, 11 rebounds). Became school’s all-time leading scorer while scoring 20 points at Ole Miss. Set a school record for an NCAA tournament game with 31 points in a second round win over North Carolina State.
Junior (2002-03): Averaged 17.9 points and 4.4 rebounds. Led team in scoring in 14 games. Registered season-high 31 points on 11-for-15 shooting against Georgia. Tallied 27 points at LSU. Posted a double-double of 14 points and 11 rebounds against Tulane. Scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds against Alabama in the SEC Tournament. Earned Second Team All-SEC honors from the league’s coaches.
Sophomore (2001-02): Averaged 15.1 points and 5.1 rebounds, leading team in both categories. Paced team in scoring 13 times and led in rebounding 14 times. Scored season-high 29 points against Auburn. Posted back-to-back 22-point efforts against Tulane and American. Tallied 19 points in upset win over Kentucky. Earned SEC Player of the Week honors Jan. 21. Named Third Team All-SEC by the league’s coaches.
Freshman (2000-01): Led team in three-point field goal percentage (.390) and blocked shots (28). Posted first career double-double with season-highs of 22 points and 11 rebounds against Birmingham Southern. Recorded 21 points at Kentucky and followed up that performance with 20 points against Alabama. Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team.
Strengths: A consistent shooter and rebounder, he brings great effort to his play every game.
Personal: Is the second oldest of seven children, and is one of only two boys in the family. Majoring in economics.