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Prospect Profile: Jerrelle Benimon

“I think he’s got a really good chance to be in the league next year because he’s got good energy, he’s got a good enthusiasm, he finishes at the rim,” said Fran Dunphy, Temple Head Coach. - BaltimoreSun.com

Basics

Collegiate Career

Three-point field goals: 2012-13, 20-for-49(.408); 2013-14, 14-for-44(.318). Totals: 34-for-93(.366).

Accolades

  • Named CAA Player of the Year for two-straight years.
  • Named to the All-CAA First Team, NABC All-District First-Team and CAA All-Defensive Team.
  • Ranked No. 2 nationally in rebounds (11.2 rpg) and third in double-doubles (21).
  • Set a Towson single-season record with 404 rebounds, which also ranked second in CAA history.
  • MVP of the 2014 Reese's College All-Star Game.

Strengths

Knows how to use his body to carve out space. Exceptional rebounder who plays bigger than his
height. Shows touch from the perimeter and is a solid passer. Tenacious competitor.

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