As a true freshman saw playing time in six games ... last game played came in the final two minutes against Marshall ... first action since the opening week of conference play came when he played two minutes in road game at Southern Miss ... played final minute at UCF for first Conference USA action of his career ... first action since the Rice Basketball Challenge came in the final minute at TCU ... had one rebound ... played in two of the three games during the Rice Basketball Challenge.
The Hun School of Princeton
Averaged eight points, eight rebounds and three blocks for The Hun School of Princeton ... also shot 67 percent from the field ... missed nine games due to injuries but came back to help the Raiders to the Mid-Atlantic Prep League championship and an appearance in New Jersey's Prep A State Championship game ... scored the game-winning basket in a 73-71 overtime victory over crosstown rival The Lawrenceville School in the state semifinals ... scored on a last-second pass propelling the Raiders to the state championship game ... The Hun School lost a 53-51, double-overtime game against Blair Academy in the state championship ... high school coach was Jon Stone ... prior to the early signing period, ranked as the No. 121 power forward in the 2009 signing class according to the ESPN College Basketball Prospect list ... was a Top 15/Top 20 recruit from the talent-rich Garden State ... received scholarship offers from Ivy League institutions Harvard and Penn along with others including Cleveland State before signing with Rice ... also played football his freshman year of high school ... academically, was an Honor Roll student both semesters of his freshman year and one semester as a sophomore ... received higher honors as both a junior and senior.
Born Nov. 7, 1990 in Benin City, Nigeria ... son of Uwa Edomwonyi and Nosa Edomwonyi ... brother, Imafidon, runs track at Syracuse ... studying in Rice University's Engineering Division ... Duncan College.