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Before Clemson
Came to Clemson as a four-star prospect … ranked No. 5 in the state of North Carolina according to Phenom Hoops … ranked 42nd at his position nationally according to ESPN … led his team in scoring and scored 24 points and was named MVP of the NCISAA 3A State Championship game … selected to the NCISSA all-state team for the second consecutive season as a senior and was named to the PACIS all-conference team for the third-straight year … three-time state champion … finished with 1,400 points, 500 rebounds, 200 assists and 100 steals in career at Greensboro Day School … chose Clemson over Providence, Wake Forest, Georgia Tech and Boston College.

High School Accolades

Finished career with 1,400 points, 500 rebounds, 200 assists, 100 steals
Lenwood Edwards Endowment Award for Academic Leadership
Rivals Top 150
Top 5 in Phenom Hoops
3-time state champion (2015, 2016, 2018)
NCISAA 3A Championship Game MVP (2018)
2-time NCISAA 3A All-State (2017 and 2018)
Associated Press NC All-State Team (2018)
McDonald’s All-American Nominee (2018)
News and Record Private School All-Area Player of the Year (2018)
3-time News and Record Private School All-Area Team (2016, 2017, 2018)
‘Iolani Classic All-Tournament Team (2018)
Cannon Classic All-Tournament Team (2016)
NBPA Top 100 Invitee and Participant (2017)
Phenom Hoops National Showcase Game MVP (2016 and 2017)
3-time PACIS All-Conference Team (2016, 2017, 2018)
5-time HAECO Invitational Champion (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
HAECO Invitational MVP (2018)
3-time HAECO Invitational All-Tournament Team (2015, 2016, 2017)
15-0 record at HAECO Invitational
2-time participant at the GEICO (formerly called Dick’s) National HS Tournament
Overall record of 152-24
Averaged 14.7 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.2 assists during senior season

*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide


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