Career Highlights: Earned Second Team All-WAC honors his junior and senior seasons. Named to the conference All-Newcomer team as a junior. Played first two seasons at Lamar Community College in Colorado. Originally signed with Providence out of junior college, but did not qualify academically. Did not play basketball during the 2004-05 season while establishing academic eligibility.
Senior (2006-07): Led team in scoring (13.9 ppg, ranked ninth in the WAC) and ranked second in rebounding (8.9 rpg, third). Recorded 11 double-doubles. Scored 20 or more points four times. Posted season-highs of 30 points and five assists, shooting 16-for-17 from the free throw line at Montana State. Tallied 24 points and 12 rebounds vs. Boise State. Grabbed a season-high 16 rebounds vs. Idaho. Scored 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds vs. Stanford. Registered 22 points on 8-for-11 shooting and pulled down 10 rebounds vs. New Mexico State.
Junior (2005-06): Led team and ranked third in the WAC in scoring (18.6 ppg) and rebounding (9.2 rpg). Also led the WAC in steals (2.1 spg), ranked seventh in blocked shots (1.1 bpg), eighth in free throw percentage (.749), and 10th in three-point field goal percentage (.408). Registered 12 double-doubles. Scored 20 or more points 12 times. Exploded for career-high 35 points on 10-for-14 shooting (including 5-for-8 from the three-point line) vs. Nevada. Recorded a double-double of 25 points and a career-high 17 rebounds vs. Utah State. Posted 29 points and 10 rebounds in his season debut at Cal Poly. Tallied 22 points, 10 rebounds and four steals at Iowa State. Scored 23 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the season finale at Nevada.
Sophomore (2003-04): At Lamar CC, averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds, 4.6 assists and 2.1 steals. Helped team to a 25-8 record. Named First Team All-Conference and All-Region and earned First Team NJCAA All-American honors.
Freshman (2002-03): Averaged 18.1 points, 8.2 rebounds and 2.4 steals.
Strengths: Multi-purpose forward with excellent athleticism. Can get inside to draw fouls or shoot perimeter jumpers. Length and anticipation skills make him a very capable defender. Solid rebounder from the wing.
Personal: Majored in Africana Studies. Hobbies include weather, cooking and traveling. Father, Ronald "The Terminator" Mathias, was a New York City playground basketball legend.