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2013-2014 Men's Basketball Roster

Neiko Hunter

Class: Sr.-1L
Position: F
Height: 6-7
Weight: 221 pounds
Previous School: Northwest Florida State College
Hometown: Eutaw, Ala.

2013-14 (Senior):
Played all 33 games, making 32 starts … Named to the Conference USA All-Tournament Team after averaging 17.5 points per game to go along with 6.5 rebounds a contest in two games at the C-USA Championship … Second on the team in scoring and rebounding, averaging 13.2 points and 4.8 boards a game … Recorded first career double-double against Tulsa in the semifinals of the C-USA Championship March 14 with 19 points and a career-high 10 rebounds … Put up a career-best 25 points at FIU Feb. 8 … Notched four 20-point scoring performances … Posted 23 double-figure scoring games.

2012-13 (Junior):
Made MT debut with nine points, two assists and a block in 18 minutes ... Had first double-figure game with 13 points at UCF ... Career-high 17 points vs. Arkansas State on 2/7/13 ... Career-best four steals vs. South Alabama on 2/21/13 ... Made career-high seven free throws against WKU on 1/26/13 ... Played in all 34 games.

Northwest Florida State College:
Led Northwest Florida State College to a 31-2 record and the NJCAA national championship final … Also helped the Raiders win the Panhandle Conference title and FCSAA state championship … Averaged 15 points and eight rebounds per game … Named to the All-Conference First Team.

Greene County High School:
As a senior in 2009-10, Hunter led Greene County to the 3A state championship under head coach Rodney Wesley.

Born Dec. 6, 1990 in Eutaw, Ala … Son of Willie and Cynthia Hunter … Has two brothers … Majoring in Liberal Studies … Enjoys a good plate of Chicken Pasta … Favorite superhero is the Hulk … The two best moments of his athletic career so far are playing in the National Junior College Championship game and going to the NCAA Tournament last season … Admires his father… Lists Friday as his favorite movie and Martin as his favorite TV show … Coach Davis’ work ethic impresses him because he never takes a day off … Dream job is to be a high school basketball coach … Favorite quote is, “if you do something you love, you’ll never work a day in your life.”

2012-2013 Game-by-Game Stats
2013-2014 Game-by-Game Stats