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Full Name: William Dubois McDonald
Position: Center
Height/Weight: 6-11 (2.10 m)/ 255 (115.7 kg)
Birthdate: October 5, 1979 (New Orleans, La.)
High School: Clark HS (New Orleans, La.)
College: South Florida

South Florida
Three-point field goals: 1999-00, 0-for-0 (.000); 2000-01, 0-for-0 (.000); 2001-02, 0-for-0 (.000); 2002-03, 1-for-4 (.250). Totals: 1-for-4 (.250).

Career Highlights: Named Third Team All-Conference USA as a senior. Named to the all-tournament team at the 2003 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament after averaging 19.3 points (2nd in tourney) and 11.7 rebounds (3rd in tourney) while shooting 56.8% from the field.

Senior (2002-03): Led the team in scoring (15.9 ppg), rebounding (8.1 rpg), free throws made and free throws attempted. One of the top low post players in Conference USA. Finished seventh in the conference in rebounding and ninth in scoring and field goal percentage. Posted season-high 28 points (10-for-14 from field and 8-for-9 from line) and added 11 rebounds in one-point victory over Northern Illinois. Posted 24 points (11-for-17 from field) and 12 rebounds vs. Houston. Had 20 points and career-high 15 rebounds vs. Wright State. Tossed in 23 points, adding nine rebounds and three blocked shots, vs. Alabama-Birmingham.

Junior (2001-02): After an offseason conditioning program resulted in significant loss in body fat percentage, enjoyed a breakthrough season, his first as a starter. Finished third on the team in scoring (11.9 ppg) and rebounding (4.9 rpg) and led team in field goal percentage (55.4%) while placing fourth in Conference USA. Scored career-high 29 points and grabbed season-high 13 rebounds vs. Central Florida. Posted 28-point efforts against both Cincinnati (11-for-16 shooting) and Northern Illinois (12-for-16 shooting). Tallied 24 points vs. Houston (on 9-for-14 shooting) and notched 23 points vs. Memphis.

Sophomore (2000-01): Played in 16 of teamís 31 games with three starts. Scored nine points and added four rebounds vs. Alabama-Birmingham, then duplicated those numbers three games later vs. Southern Mississippi. Tallied five points and four rebounds in 14 minutes against Charlotte in the C-USA Tournament.

Freshman (1999-00): Played in only 11 of his teamís 31 games, totaling 38 minutes for the season.

Strengths: He has developed an effective jump hook to go along with his favored baseline turnaround jumper.

Personal: Enjoys fishing and trucks in his spare time.