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Curtis

Washington

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Height: 6'10"
Weight: 230
Year: Senior
Hometown: Elizabethtown, Ky.
High School: Elizabethtown
Other College: University of Southern Cal
Experience: Transfer

Bio

ATHLETIC HONORS
• 2014-15 All-Sun Belt Preseason Third-Team

ACADEMICS
• Fall 2014 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll
• Spring 2014 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll
• Majoring in art

2014-15
Earned All-Sun Belt Preseason Third-Team honors . . . Averaged 5.2 points and 4.2 rebounds per game, shooting 56.0 percent from the floor and 77.8 percent from the free throw line . . . Blocked 44 shots, ranked No. 142 in the nation, with a 1.3 bpg average, No. 4 in the Sun Belt and 179th in the country.

Played a season-high 30 minutes in Sun Belt Conference championship game, pulling down eight rebounds . . . Scored seven points and grabbed five rebounds in NCAA tournament second round win over No. 3 Baylor . . . Scored 12 points on 6-of-11 shooting in regular season finale against Georgia Southern . . . Pulled down a season-high 10 rebounds with six points and season-high four blocked shots at South Alabama . . . Finished with 12 points, going 6-of-6 from the free throw line and pulling down five rebounds against Arkansas State . . . Scored 11 points, going 7-of-7 from the free throw line against Chicago State in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic . . . Scored 13 points and added seven rebounds in just 18 minutes of regular season opener against Tennessee Temple.

2013-14
In first season at Georgia State, shot 65.6 percent from the floor, the second best mark in school history, while leading the Sun Belt . . . Blocked 78 shots, the third most in a single-season in program history, which ranked No. 2 in the conference . . . Pulled down 5.9 rebounds per game, No. 14 in the Sun Belt, including 4.1 on the defensive end, No. 12 in the league.

In the regular season opener, tied a school record with nine blocked shots against Southern Poly, adding seven rebounds and six points in 22 minutes of action . . . Scored 13 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked four shots at Vanderbilt . . . Recorded first double-double of the season with 14 points and 10 rebounds, including six on the offensive glass against Canisius, going 7-of-9 from the floor . . . Scored a career-high 17 points with seven rebounds at Elon in the NIT Season Tipoff . . . Tied his career-high with 17 points on 8-of-10 shooting and eight rebounds against Young Harris . . . Recorded second double-double of the year with 16 points and 10 rebounds at Western Kentucky, just 45 minutes from his hometown . . . Pulled down a career-high 14 rebounds at FIU, blocking four shots . . . Finished with 11 points and eight rebounds in the Postseason NIT against Clemson.

2012-13
Redshirt season due to NCAA transfer rules.

2011-12 (USC)
Missed the entire 2011-12 season after having surgery in August to repair a torn left labrum.

2010-11 (USC)
Played in three games for a total of 11 minutes his freshman season . . . Appreared in his first game at USC against New Mexico State on Nov. 21 and grabbed an offensive rebound . . . Played four minutes versus Cal State Fullerton on Nov. 24 and four minutes against Stanford on Jan. 20.

PREP
Averaged 8.0 points and 4.0 rebounds as a junior and really opened eyes during the summer between his junior and senior season where he became a McDonald’s All-American nominee . . . Named MVP of the Rick Bolus Blue Chip Camp and was ranked as the No. 1 prospect in the state of Kentucky according to Rick Bolus Scouting Report . . . Missed several games due to a right ankle injury during his senior season at Elizabethtown High School, but averaged 8.0 points and 7.6 rebounds in eight games.

PERSONAL
Full name is Curtis Owen Washington . . . Born on Dec. 5, 1991 in Chesapeake, Va. . . . Parents are Jennifer and James Washington.

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