SCOUTING REPORT: Outstanding all-around athlete who transferred to Middle Tennessee and sat out the 2004-05 season due to NCAA academic guidelines ... Athletic forward is extremely quick and is capable of scoring around the basket and possesses outstanding range ... Versatility enables him to defend bigger, as well as smaller players ... Expected to step in and contribute immediately.
Enjoyed a solid first season with the Blue Raiders after sitting out the 2004-05 campaign ... Started hitting stride at the outset of conference play ... Scored double figures in eight conference games down the stretch ... Scored career high 20 points and also knocked down career high eight free throws against South Dakota State ... Registered career high 11 rebounds against South Dakota State to lead Blue Raiders in rebounding for the seventh time and collect first career double double (20 points, 11 rebounds) ... Scored 19 points on 6-of-8 shooting from the field against New Orleans ... Scored 16 points and established career highs for field goals made (7) against Arkansas-Little Rock (01/14/06), while shooting 7-of-10 from the field ... Scored 14 points on 5-of-8 shooting and led team with six rebounds in win against Louisiana-Lafayette ... Shot 50 percent (9-of-18) from the field, and averaged 12.5 points, 6 rebounds and two steals in weekend series against Arkansas State and Arkansas-Little Rock (01/12-14/06) ... Averaged 12.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, shooting 65 percent (15-of-23) from the field and 100 percent (6-6) from the free-throw line during a three-game stretch against Freed-Hardeman, Louisville and Florida Atlantic, ... Established career highs for points (13) and field goals made (6) at Louisville ... Shot 73 percent (11-of-15) from the field and averaged 12.5 points against Louisville and Florida Atlantic in the Billy Minardi Classic ... Established career highs for rebounds (8), free throws (5) and steals (2) against Arkansas State (01/12/06).
INDIAN RIVER JUNIOR COLLEGE
Averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds and 3.5 blocked shot for Indian River in 2003-04 ... All-Conference performer for Indian River in both seasons ... Regarded as one of the top five sophomores in the Florida region prior to signing with Middle Tennessee.
PALM BEACH GARDENS HS
Averaged 17 points and 10 rebounds during his senior year at Palm Beach Gardens High School, his only season to play prep basketball ... Did not start playing basketball competitively until after his sophomore year in high school ... Earned first-team All-Conference honors as a senior.
PERSONAL Born: July 10, 1984 ... Parents: Felecia and Reggie Washington.