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Devin Mitchell
Player Profile:
Devin Mitchell 2232445
Position: Guard
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Suwanee, Ga.
High School: Collins Hill
Other College: Alabama
Experience: 1 Letter

Career Bio and Statistics

ACADEMICS
• Currently majoring in journalism

2016-17
Averaged 4.8 points and 1.0 rebounds in 11.8 minutes per game in his first season . . . Knocked down 34 3-pointers, shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc . . . Played in all 33 games, making four starts.

Earned start and scored eight points on 3-of-3 field goals in just 13 minutes of the regular season opener against Thomas . . . Finished with 13 points in just 16 minutes on 4-of-6 from 3-point range against Georgia Southwestern . . . Played a career-high 26 minutes against Alabama A&M, scoring 10 points and knocking down two 3-pointers . . . Scored a team-high 11 points at Old Dominion . . . Knocked down game-winning 3-pointer with 11 seconds to play against South Alabama . . . Earned start and scored 15 points in just 20 minutes against Troy . . . Knocked down three 3-pointers and scored 11 points at Louisiana . . . Finished with 14 points on 5-of-9 field goals and three 3-pointers against Texas State . . . Scored a career-high 16 points, knocking down three 3-pointers at Little Rock . . . Finished with eight points and a career-high five rebounds against Georgia Southern.

2015-16
Redshirted the season after transferring from Alabama.

2014-15 (ALABAMA)
Played in 14 games, earning one start . . . finished with an assist and two rebounds after starting against Stillman (12/19) . . . matched career-high with three points against Vanderbilt (2/14) . . . scored three points against Towson (11/14) in his first game at the Alabama . . . played 12 minutes at LSU (2/7).

PREP
Played at Collins Hill High School under head coach Eric Nathan . . . Named to Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class AAAAAA first team all-state in 2014 . . . Named Gwinnettprepsports.com's Regional Player of the Year for 7-AAAAAA Boys . . . Averaged 16.7 points, 6.1 rebounds, and 4.7 assists as a senior.
During junior season, led all Gwinnett County players with 20.2 points per game, averaging six rebounds and three assists while connecting on 42 percent from 3-point range . . . Highlight of junior season came when he scored a school-record 41 points in the Gainesville Tournament . . . Following the 2012-13 season, he was tabbed to the Gwinnett Daily Post Super Six, which profiles the top six players in the county . . . Ranked by 247Sports as the No. 57 overall player in the nation, No. 13 shooting guard and No. 2 player in the state of Georgia . . . ESPN.com rated him the No. 31 player in the region and No. 6 in the state of Georgia . . . Scout.com tabbed him a four-star prospect, while Rivals.com gave him a three-star rating.

PERSONAL
Full name is Devin Carlton Mitchell . . . Born on Jan. 31, 1996 in Chicago, Ill. . . . Son of Ericka and Cameron Mitchell . . . Has one younger brother, Jalen, who plays basketball at Clark Atlanta . . . His cousin Jordan Goldwire currently plays basketball at Duke . . . He is the cousin of former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL standout player Desmond Howard.

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