2007-08: Started 10 of 28 games played in his first season in New Britain. Started eight of the final nine games of the season. Averaged 4.7 points and 3.7 rebounds per game as a freshman. Averaged 19.8 minutes played. Finished fourth on the team with 48 assists. Shot 51.3 percent (61-of-119) from the field on the season. Scored in double-figures three times on the year including a career-high 13 points twice. Grabbed 10 or more rebounds twice and five or more rebounds eight times. Tied for fourth on the team with 18 steals. Finished second on the team with 44 offensive rebounds.
Before CCSU: Played one year at St. Thomas More for former Blue Devil Jere Quinn, the same school that produced former Blue Devil Lenny Jefferson. Graduated from Faith Heritage High School in Syracuse, NY in 2006. Averaged 10 points and seven rebounds in his one year at St. Thomas More. First Team All-State selection at Faith Heritage in 2005-06, averaging 24 points and 11 rebounds per game in his senior season. Second Team All-State selection as a junior in 2004-05. Three-time All-League selection at Faith Heritage.