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Josh

Linder

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#20

Forward
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Kathleen, Ga.
High School: Veterans
Experience: High School

Bio

Career Bio & Statistics

ACADEMIC HONORS
• Currently majoring in BIS Human Development

2018-19
Played in 22 games averaging 1.2 points and 1.0 rebounds with four steals, three assists, and two blocked shots while averaging 4.0 minutes per game . . . Shot 63.2 percent from the floor.

In the first appearance of the season finished with four points and three rebounds in four minutes at Montana . . . Scored three points in five minutes of the opening game of the Cayman Islands Classic against St. Bonaventure . . . Finished with six points and six rebounds in a season-high 15 minutes of the semifinals of the Cayman Islands Classic against Creighton . . . Scored baskets in back-to-back games against UNCW and Middle Georgia State . . . Provided a spark off the bench in the first half at South Alabama with five points and two rebounds in seven minutes.

2017-18
Played in 24 games during the first season averaging 1.3 points and 0.9 rebounds per game . . . Shot 48.1 percent from the floor and blocked three shots while averaging 4.6 minutes per game.

Scored nine points in just 10 minutes of an exhibition game against Coker College . . . Finished with eight points and three rebounds in debut against Carver . . . Scored five points in 13 minutes of the MGM Grand Main Event against Eastern Washington . . . Finished with six points and four rebounds in a season-high 14 minutes against Point . . . Finished 2-of-2 from the floor for four points in seven minutes against South Alabama . . . Scored two points in four minutes at Little Rock.

PREP
Earned Class AAAAA GACA All-State honors as a senior at Veterans High School after averaging more than 20 points and 10 rebounds per game . . . Was ranked as high as No. 45 in the country by Future150.com, the No. 14 forward in the country and No. 3 in the state of Georgia. 

As a junior earned All-Middle Georgia and all-county honors after averaging 13.7 points and 12.4 rebounds per game . . . Was selected to play in the Middle Georgia All-Star Classic and invited to the Georgia Elite Preview.

As a sophomore, averaged 11 points per game.

PERSONAL
Full name is Josh David Linder . . . Born on March 10, 1998, in Japan . . . Son of Lashawn and Brian Linder . . . Has two older siblings, Chris and Aushia.

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