|Hometown:||Oak Park, IL|
|High School:||Lee Academy|
Before CCSU: Spent one season at Lee Academy and played for coach Jim Graffam. Played his high school basketball at Oak Park and River Forest High School under coach Matt Maloney. Averaged 13 points and six rebounds per game at Lee last season. Captain as a senior in high school. Team won the conference and regional championship in his junior season. Honor Roll as a junior and senior.