Begins his second season as a Panther after coming to Milwaukee as one of the top-ranked players from the state of Iowa.
2006-07 Season Notes
Appeared in 26 games ... finished tied for fifth on the team with 20 three-point field goals ... averaged 11 points per game over the final three games of the season ... also averaged 6.3 rebounds per contest over his final four outings ... scored six or more points off the bench six times over the final 12 games of the season ... made his UWM debut vs. Washington State Nov. 11, knocking in a three-point shot ... scored five points at Northern Iowa Nov. 19 ... knocked in a three-point shot in 10 minutes of action vs. South Dakota St. Nov. 22 ... tossed in nine points vs. Tennessee Tech Nov. 26 ... scored five points at Wisconsin Dec. 13 ... scored six points and grabbed two rebounds vs. UIC Jan. 17 ... tallied three points vs. Wright State Jan. 21 ... scored three points and had a key steal at Detroit Jan. 25 ... added six points and grabbed five rebounds vs. UW-Green Bay Jan. 27 ... tallied three points and grabbed six rebounds vs. Cleveland State Jan. 29 ... collected seven points and five rebounds at Wright State Feb. 5 ... had eight rebounds at Drake Feb. 17 ... poured in 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds at UIC Feb. 21 ... tossed in eight points and pulled down four rebounds at UW-Green Bay Feb. 24 ... scored eight points and had four rebounds in a Horizon League Tournament First Round game at UIC Feb. 27.
Sioux City East High School
Named the 2006 Iowa 4A Player of the Year, beating out Wisconsin recruit Jason Bohannon ... earned First Team All-State honors from both the Des Moines Register and the Iowa Newspaper Association following both his junior and senior seasons ... third all-time leading scorer in the history of all Sioux City high schools ... led East to the state semifinals this past season, averaging 20.6 points and 11.3 rebounds per game ... leading scorer and rebounder in the Iowa 4A State Tournament ... averaged 19 points and 10.8 rebounds per game as a junior ... has shown the ability to both shoot from the outside and go to the basket ... made 52 three-point shots his senior year while getting to the free throw line 138 times ... played on the Iowa Basketball Coaches' Association Senior Select squad, leading the team at almost 19 points per game ... has also earned a variety of other honors, including all-city, All-Missouri River Conference, All-Northwest Iowa and All-District honors following both his junior and senior seasons.
Son of Mark and Lori ... served an internship at WTMJ-TV this summer.
2006-07 Season Highs Points 17 @ UIC 2/21 Rebounds 9 @ UIC 2/21 Assists 3 @ Drake 2/17 Steals 2 vs. Youngstown St. 12/10 Blocks 1 vs. UW-Green Bay 1/27 3-Pt. 3 - 2 times Minutes 31 @ UIC 2/21