SCOUTING REPORT: Excellent player who combines strong perimeter shooting and strong defensive skills ... Exceptionally quick athlete who possesses ability to beat defenders off the dribble and get to the basket or pull up and connect from the outside.
LINCOLN TRAIL COMMUNITY COLLEGE:
Helped lead Lincoln Trail to the Region 24 championship and a 28-4 record in 2004-05 ... Named All-Great Rivers Athletic Conference Player ... Started the small forward position and created mismatch problems for opposing defenders as he netted double figures and was one of the team's best defensive performers in his only season at Lincoln Trail.
WABASH VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE:
Played one season at Wabash Community College in 2003-04 before transferring to Lincoln Trail.
ROSE HILL HIGH SCHOOL:
Lettered in basketball for two years at Rose Hill in Ashland, Ky., where he was named All-State honorable mention both years ... Earned All-Region honors both years and was Region Most Valuable Player in 2003 ... Helped to lead team to the state tournament and was named to the All-Tournament team at the state ... Established single-game record with 16 steals ... Scored more than 1,000 points, pulled 850 rebounds and collected 309 steals in his two seasons at Rose Hill.
Born: April 3, 1985 ... Mother: Marie Dawson ... Major: Liberal Arts.