|Hometown:||East Aurora, NY|
|High School:||East Aurora|
2010-11: Made his mark as a terrific defender and rebounder, starting in every game for the team… scored double figures in points 10 times… averaged career-bests in points per game (6.6) and rebounds per game (4.7), with a penchant for snatching offensive rebounds in an explosive fashion… despite being a perimeter defender, he finished third on the team in blocks, with 21… scored 13 points with six rebounds in the first two games of the season, against Navy (11/13) and Youngstown State (11/16)… packed the box score with 14 points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals against Towson (11/20)… scored 15 points with seven rebounds, four assists and two steals against Akron (1/16)… did all the little things right in a blowout win over Kent State, grabbing seven rebounds (four offensive) along with two assists, two steals and a block (1/19)… scored a career-high 16 points in a road win over Western Michigan (1/25)… had 13 points and seven rebounds against Eastern Michigan (2/12)… scored 15 points and added seven rebounds in an opening-round win over Quinnipiac in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament (3/14).
2009-10: Appeared in 24 games as a reserve...averaged 2.3 points and 1.6 rebounds per game...grabbed three rebounds (two offensive) in only five minutes at Towson (11/21)...beginning at Purdue (12/5), had a stretch of 15 straight games in which he scored at least a point...had six points and two rebounds at Niagara (12/9)...had six points and four rebounds against Buffalo State (12/12)...had a career-high nine points on 4-of-4 shooting at Wisconsin-Green Bay (12/22)...had eight points and two rebounds at Northern Illinois (1/30)...scored five points in only eight minutes against Toledo in the first round of the MAC Tournament.
2008-09: Appeared in one game against UNC Asheville (12/20) and grabbed a rebound.
2007-08: Redshirted in his first season at Buffalo.
High School: A four-year letterwinner and one-year team captain for head coach Gary Schutrum at East Aurora High School... averaged 16.5 points, 11 rebounds and three assists per game as a senior... named All-Western New York Honorable Mention and first-team All-Division as a senior... also a second-team All-State selection in football for the Blue Devils.
Personal: Born July 24, 1989... parents are Jim and Kim... has two brothers, Aaron and Nathan and two sisters, Sarah and Meghan...favorite athlete is Tom Chambers... favorite food is hamburgers...favorite movie is Hook...chose UB because of “its excellent academics and because the program is on the rise”... dream as a college athlete is to succeed academically.