WHY LEHIGH? “I choose Lehigh because I wanted to participate in its excellent academic and athletic tradition.”
ON COACH REED: “He’s a great mentor and intelligent coach.”
2012-13 UPDATE (AS OF DEC. 14)
• Scored first points of the season on first field goal attempt, finishing with two points and first-career assists in rout of Fairleigh Dickinson (12/1).
• Saw first action of the season late at Sacred Heart (11/25).
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12): Walk-on, who played in 13 games, recording four points and five rebounds on the season … Saw first Patriot League action in win vs. Navy (1/26) … Also played league games against Army (1/29), Holy Cross (2/4), Colgate (2/11), Lafayette (2/18), Navy (2/22) and American (3/3) … Saw action late in the nonleague finale against Maryland Eastern Shore (1/3) … Grabbed a rebound late in the game at Bryant (12/31) … Scored first-career points vs. Arcadia (12/12), finishing with four along with a career-high two rebounds in a career-high eight minutes played … Played career-high four minutes against Saint Francis (Pa.) (12/7) … Had a rebound in rout of Eastern Kentucky (11/20) … Made collegiate debut in 82-57 rout of William & Mary (11/18).
BEFORE LEHIGH: Standout at St. Ignatius College Prep, averaging 16 points and 12 rebounds per game as a senior and 12 points and 11 rebounds as a junior … Named one of the top 35 players in the state of Illinois … Was a two-time All-Chicago Catholic League selection … Played in the Inaugural Westside vs. Southside Chicago All-Star Classic.