Notes: 2012: Selected by LA Lakers in 2nd round (60th overall) of the NBA Draft.
Named to All-West Coast Conference First Team and also named WCC Defender of the Year as a senior after posing 11.6 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks in 26.3 minutes of action per game in 2011-2012...Ranks second on career block list behind Ronny Turiaf in Bulldogs` history with 186 total...Started 113 of 136 games while at Gonzaga...All-West Coast Conference first team selection as a junior after submitting 12.5 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 1.9 blocks per contest...Has a 7-1 wingspan which allows him to contest or block a great deal of opposing shots...Has scoring capability when given the ball in the paint and
converts from the charity stripe at a great rate for a center...Very good awareness helps him in the rebounding battle and on the defensive end...Needs to develop more strength for his style of play to transition to the next level...Does not possess great lateral quickness or explosive athleticism...Had a double-digit scoring average in three straight seasons despite being raw offensively...Very smart player who developed into a genuine prospect during
his collegiate career.
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