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Memphis Grizzlies | #4 | Center-Forward









6'11" | 240lb | 21 years

Player Bio


Did not play during the 2019-20 season. Has officially missed one game due to injury and eight games as a healthy scratch on the team’s inactive list.


Spent two years at the University of Missouri (2017-19), where he was sidelined for his 2018-19 sophomore campaign while rehabbing a right ACL injury that occurred in a preseason closed scrimmage… Appeared in 33 games (seven starts) during his freshman season and averaged 9.9 points, a team-high 6.8 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.67 blocks in 24.5 minutes while shooting 43.7 percent from the field, 36.4 percent from 3-point range and 75.0 percent from the free throw line… One of five Tigers to appear in every 2017-18 game… Shared the 2017-18 Southeastern Conference Sixth Man of the Year and selected to the 2017-18 SEC All-Freshman Team… Named SEC Freshman of the Week (March 5, 2018)… Scored in double figures 17 times, including two games with at least 20 points… Grabbed double-digit rebounds four times… Posted three double-doubles… Scored a career-high 24 points on Feb. 27, 2018 vs. LSU.