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2016 Academic All-MAC
2016-17: [Game-by-Game] Academic All-MAC … started all 32 games, extending his consecutive start streak to 97 games … averaged 5.8 points and 4.8 rebounds in 18.7 minutes per game … ranked fourth in the MAC in blocked shots (1.1 bpg) … moved into ninth place on CMU career blocked shots list with 88 … posted a career-high 19 points at Buffalo (1/31) … tied a career-high with 13 rebounds vs. Bowling Green (1/24) … recorded 10 rebounds vs. Green Bay (12/6) and at Miami (2/11) … had 11 points, six rebounds, four blocks and two steals in home win over Toledo (1/13).
2015-16: [Game-by-Game] Academic All-MAC honoree … started all 33 games … averaged career highs in points (8.3) and rebounds (4.7) … .572 field goal percentage ranked No. 3 in the MAC and 10th in the CMU record book … led CMU in blocked shots (35) and ranked seventh in the MAC in blocked shots per game (1.1) … ranked 15th nationally in turnover percentage (6.8) … scored a season-high 16 points versus Alma (11/17) … notched his first career double-double against Howard (12/22), totaling 14 points and 13 rebounds … had a combined 29 points and 16 rebounds in two meetings with Akron (1/12, 2/6) … posted a season-high four blocks versus Bowling Green (1/30) … went a perfect 6-for-6 from the field and scored 13 points at Western Michigan (2/20) … pulled down nine rebounds in key, late-season road win at Ball State (3/1).
2014-15: [Game-by-Game] Started all 32 games in his first collegiate season ... averaged 5.5 points and 2.8 rebounds per game in 15.9 minutes of play ... ranked second on the team in blocks (17) .... shot .631 from the field and .769 from the free throw line ... nearly notched his first career double-double in his second career game, totaling 13 points and a season-high nine rebounds versus Youngstown State (11/18) ... went 2-for-2 beyond the arc, helping CMU tie the MAC record for 3-pointers in a game (20) against SIUE (12/6) ... dominated the paint in the road win over Northwestern (12/17), scoring a season-high 18 points to go along with five rebounds ... had six points, seven rebounds and two blocks in win over Eastern Michigan (1/24) ... totaled 10 points and four rebounds in MAC Tournament championship versus Buffalo (3/14).
High School: Four-year letterwinner in basketball at Addison H.S. ... team captain for junior and senior seasons ... averaged 18 ppg, 12 rpg and 4 bpg for career ... named Associated Press First Team All-State in 2012-13 and 2013-14 ... a finalist for 2013-14 Michigan Mr. Basketball ... earned Detroit Free Press All-State First Team and BCAM Best of the Best honors following senior season ... three-time first team all-conference and all-county honoree ... also lettered four years in track & field ... school record holder and state champion in the high jump ... also recruited by Wisconsin, Texas A&M, Belmont, Western Michigan and Toledo.