Fourth-year senior who has assumed a leadership role...Crafty scorer who plays at the rim and also excels in the open floor...A Third Team Preseason All-BIG EAST selection by Athlon Sports in 2011-12...Established himself as one of the top defensive players in the BIG EAST Conference…Was one of two unanimous selections to the 2009-10 BIG EAST All-Rookie Team with Lance Stephenson...Will wear No. 2 in 2012-13 after dressing in No. 11 for last three seasons.
2011-12 (7.9 ppg/6.6 rpg): Averaged 7.9 points per game in 28.8 minutes...Started 30 of 32 games, including the final 24-straight...Finished first on the squad with 6.6 rebounds per game (14th in the BIG EAST), including 2.3 offensive boards...Shot .500 (97-of-194) from the floor, finishing 13th in the conference...Recorded seven double-doubles this season...Finished sixth in the BIG EAST with 1.6 blocked shots per game...Scored in double figures 12 times, with RU winning eight of those contests...In conference action, placed seventh in blocked shots (1.4) and 13th in rebounding (7.4)...Also sat 10th in defensive rebounds with 5.2/game and 14th in FG percentage (.480)...Ranked second on the squad in assists (2.2/game)...Over the final five games, averaged 12.8 points and 8.0 rebounds...Took over the Seton Hall (Feb. 25) game, posting 21 points, 10 boards, four assists and three blocks...Recorded his first career double-double in the first half with 10 points and 10 rebounds at Notre Dame (Feb. 15)...Finished with 11 points and 12 rebounds...Registered a double-double in the win over Cincinnati (Jan. 28), filling the stat sheet with 10 points, 12 rebounds, four assists and two blocks...Picked up his second-straight double-double at WVU (Jan. 14), registering 12 points and a season-high 13 rebounds...Also dished out five assists...Posted his second double-double of the season at Pitt (Jan. 11), scoring 11 points and grabbing 12 rebounds...Notched 16 points, seven rebounds and five assists in the upset of No. 10 Florida (Dec. 29)...Filled the stat sheet against Monmouth (Dec. 12), registering his first double-double of the season with 13 points and 11 rebounds...Added a career-high seven blocks, three assists and four steals...Had a highlight-reel hustle play vs. Hampton (Nov. 20) diving for a loose ball, where he crashed into the courtside cooler and was dumped with blue Gatorade...Concluded the game wearing No. 40.
2010-11 (9.2 ppg/6.1 rpg/2.6 apg): Started all 32 games and 49-straight dating back to 2009-10…Third on the team in scoring (9.2) and first in rebounding (6.1) and blocks (50)…Paced the squad in rebounds 15 times, including six of the last seven contests…Eighth in the BIG EAST in blocks...Fifth in swats during BIG EAST play (1.7)…Grabbed three-plus offensive boards in 12 of 32 contests and seven-plus boards in 12…Tallied double-digit points in 17 of 32 games and three double-doubles...Team was 11-6 when he posted 10-plus…Third on the team in assists (2.6/game)…In the NCAA rankings, ranked 104th in blocks…Tallied three-plus helpers in 16 games, including five of the last six…Just missed a double-double in the win over Seton Hall in the BIG EAST Tournament (3/8) with nine points and 11 rebounds…Posted a double-double with a team-high 17 points and 10 boards in the win at Seton Hall (1/22)…Solid all-around effort with 14 points, eight rebounds, five assists and two blocks at Monmouth (12/ 18)…Just missed his third-straight double-double with 13 points and nine rebounds against FDU (12/ 14), adding five assists, three blocks and two steals…Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Dec. 13 after averaging 14.5 points and 10.0 rebounds to lead RU to wins over Marist and Auburn…Notched his second-straight double-double against Auburn (12/ 11) with a team-high 17 points and 10 rebounds...Added four assists and scored 12 points in the second half…Recorded his first double-double of the season against Marist (12/ 7) with 12 points and 10 rebounds…Tied a career high with five blocks against Fairfield (11/ 15), adding 12 points and six rebounds…Posted 14 points on 6-for-11 shooting at Princeton (11/ 12), adding three rebounds… A 2010-11 Preseason All-BIGâ€ˆEAST Third Team selection by Athlon Sports...Noted as the most entertaining player in the BIGâ€ˆEAST in the preseason by Lindy’s Sports… Played with teammate Jonathan Mitchell for the Eastern All Stars during a tour of the Bahamas in August 2010…Averaged 20.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 5.3 assists playing the wing and point guard position to help the team to a 4-0 record against top club competition.
2009-10 (9.2 ppg/5.9 rpg): Played in all 32 games, starting the final 17...Unanimous BIG EAST All-Rookie selection, ranking second among all league rookies in scoring (11.9) and rebounding (6.3), while placing third in steals (1.1), assists (2.6) and blocks (1.2) in conference games...Was the BIGâ€ˆEASTâ€ˆRookie of the Week a Rutgers-record three straight weeks (Feb. 8, 15, 22)...The last BIG EAST player to achieve that feat was Carmelo Anthony in 2002-03... Scored in double-figures 16 times, including 13 BIG EAST games...Had 17 slam dunks...Played a season-high tying 38 minutes versus Cincinnati (3/9) in the BIGâ€ˆEASTâ€ˆTournament...Tallied 16 points, nine rebounds and a season-high five blocks at Seton Hall (2/23)...Earned third-straight BIGâ€ˆEASTâ€ˆRookie of the Week honor on Feb. 22...Marked the 15th occasion in league history of a player being named Rookie of the Week for a third consecutive week or more...Played a season-high tying 38 minutes versus UConn (2/20), scoring 11 points and grabbing a game-high eight rebounds...Named the BIGâ€ˆEASTâ€ˆRookie of the Week on Feb. 15 for the second straight week...Posted second career double-double against No. 7/8 Georgetown (2/14) with 13 points and 10 rebounds...Named the BIGâ€ˆEASTâ€ˆRookie of the Week on Feb. 8...Snatched a career-high four steals at Louisville (2/6)...Earned first career double-double in win against Notre Dame (1/30) with 12 points and 10 rebounds...Scored 14 points and pulled down six rebounds at Marquette (1/26)...Tied season-high with 26 points, while adding eight rebounds and a season-high six assists against No. 4 Villanova (1/20)... Tallied 15 points, five rebounds and three steals in his first career start against No. 5 Syracuse (1/13)... Scored a season-high 26 points on a 10-for-16 shooting performance, including 3-6 from behind the arc, at Providence (1/9)...Tallied 10 points and six rebounds in his first BIGâ€ˆEASTâ€ˆgame against Cincinnati (1/2)...Scored 11 points and pulled down eight boards at No. 9 UNC (12/28)...Pulled down a season-high 15 boards and swatted four blocks against St. Peter’s (12/22)...Posted 15 points, eight rebounds and three blocks against Colgate (12/6)...Scored nine points on a perfect 4-4 shooting performance against Florida in the Legends Classic championship game (11/28).
Scholastic: A 2009 graduate Rush-Henrietta HS in Henrietta, N.Y…A two-time All-Greater Rochester Player of the Year by the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle…Averaged 21 points, 15 rebounds, 7 assists and 5 blocks as a senior team captain in 2008-09 to help RHHS to a 20-3 record under head coach Chris Reed…A New York State Sportswriters First Team All State selection in 2009…A Rivals 2009 top 100 selection and four-star recruit rated as the 19th-small forward prospect nationally…Ranked as the country’s 37th forward by ESPN.com and 87th overall player by Hoop Scoop…Named to the 2009 Jordan Brand Suburban All-Star Team…Averaged 22.0 points, 16.0 rebounds and 5.0 blocks as a junior to earn NYYSWA Fifth Team All-State accolades…Led team to a 19-5 record and the Section V Class AAA title in 2007-08…A Rivals four star recruit rated by the service as the nation’s 94th overall player…A two-time Monroe County Division I Player of the Year and two-time RHHS Outstanding Male Athlete in a Team Sport…A Reebok All-America Camp participant…Played AAU for Upstate Basketball.
Personal: Born May 10, 1990…Majoring in Africana Studies...Son of Marion Small.
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