Alumni game at 4; honors during Wright State game that evening
Played in all 31 games off the bench ... averaged 3.7 points per game, 3.2 rebounds per game and collected 30 blocks ... reached double figures in rebounds Dec. 3 at Prairie View A&M, pulling down 10 boards ... reached double figures in scoring Jan. 8 vs. Butler, tallying 10 points ... had eight points and five rebounds vs. Wright State Feb. 7 ... tallied eight points at Youngstown State Feb. 14 ... collected six points and four rebounds in an NIT contest at Boise State March 20.
Established himself as one of the Horizon League's premier shot blockers in his first full season of action ... made just his second career start in the season opener at Wisconsin Nov. 23, scoring 14 points and adding six rebounds ... scored 14 more points against MVSU, converting on all six of his field goal attempts ... scored eight points and grabbed six rebounds against Indiana State Nov. 30 ... grabbed seven rebounds against Southwest Missouri State Dec. 7 ... scored eight points Dec. 11 versus Valparaiso ... collected 22 points and grabbed seven rebounds in a win over Loyola Dec. 21 ... grabbed eight rebounds at Cleveland State Jan. 4 ... tallied a career-high five blocks at UIC Jan. 9 ... scored nine points and blocked three shots Jan. 14 at Chicago State ... scored 11 points and had six rebounds against Cleveland State Feb. 8 ... had eight points, four rebounds and four blocks Feb. 10 against UW-Green Bay ... scored six points and grabbed seven rebounds at Youngstown State Feb. 15 ... had six points and seven rebounds Feb. 22 at Southern Illinois ... recorded his first double-double by scoring 12 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in a win at Wright State Feb. 27, also adding five assists and four blocks in the game ... had eight rebounds at Butler March 1.
Showed tremendous growth in his sophomore season after sitting out the 2000-2001 campaign with injuries ... was anxious to get his first chance to play in black and gold, but injured his ankle in a practice prior to the first exhibition and missed the first three games of the regular season ... returned to action Nov. 30 at Iowa State, even getting the first start of his career ... scored six points and grabbed four rebounds off the bench against Chicago State Dec. 4 ... scored eight points and grabbed six rebounds in 14 minutes of play against Louisville Dec. 7 ... scored four points and grabbed five rebounds against Western Michigan Dec. 15 ... scored a career-high nine points and grabbed six rebounds off the bench against UW-Parkside Dec. 22 ... scored four points and grabbed six rebounds in the win at Youngstown State Jan. 2 ... had four points, four rebounds and three blocked shots off the bench against UW-Green Bay Jan. 5.
Redshirted for coach Bo Ryan after suffering a shoulder injury.
Played one season at Marshalltown Community College ... averaged three rebounds per game and tossed in 3.2 points per game.
Waterloo East High School:
Was a McDonald's All-American Nomineee after helping his team qualify for the state tournament in 1998 and 1999 ... averaged nine points, seven rebounds and four blocks per game as a senior ... earned All-Mississippi Valley Conference and all-metro honorable mention status ... also lettered in football, baseball and cross country...made the honor roll all four years.