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2009-2010 Men's Basketball Roster

J.T. Sulton

Class: FR
Position: F
Height: 6-7
Weight: 205 pounds
Previous School: Yazoo City HS
Hometown: Yazoo City, Miss.

FRESHMAN (2009-10)
Three rebounds away from a double-double in first collegiate game ... Led team with seven rebounds, five of which were on defense ... One of four players in double figure scoring with 14 points ... 4 for 5 from the charity stripe and 5 for 9 in total field goals ... Also blocked one shot ... Went 11 for 16 against Ohio ... 6 for 7 from behind the line ... Scored 14 points in second straight game ... Fouled out after going 3 for 7 from the field and pulling down three rebounds ... Tallied seven points at North Carolina which included going 3 for 4 from the charity stripe ... Also had a team and season high eight rebounds ... Recorded third double-figure game with 12 against Cumberland ... Also pulled down six rebounds ... Against Tennessee was 3 for 4 from the field with eight points and five rebounds ... Scored 12 points and grabbed six rebounds in conference opener against New Orleans ... One of two players in double figures with 11 points against Louisiana ... Ended game 5 for 7 from the field with four rebounds ... Grabbed a career and team high 11 rebounds against Troy.

YAZOO CITY HIGH SCHOOL An extremely versatile athlete at Yazoo City, Sulton not only lettered, but excelled in four sports, basketball, tennis, track and cross-country ... Rated No. 1 wing forward and No. 5 overall prospect in the state of Mssissippi by Lavell Johnson's Magnolia Preps ... All-State ...Played in Mississippi-Alabama All-Star game ... As a freshman, named Most Improved Player on the team ... Named All-Tournament in the Jackson Public Schools Tournament sophomore season, as well as Best Offensive Player ... Team MVP and Player of the Year as botha junior and senior ...Won team awards in both tennis and cross-country as a junior and senior ... Earned honor roll status junior and senior years ... Coached by Archie Carlyle.

PERSONAL Born: February 14, 1991 ... Parents: John L. Sulton and Angela Sulton ... Has four relatives, including his father, who also played basketball ... Favorite things are playing basketball and spending time with family ... Full name: Jontaveous Maurkey Sulton ... Nickname: J. T. ... Academic Major: Physical Education ...Career Ambition: Career in coaching.

2009-2010 Game-by-Game Stats