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  Pat Posey

Pat Posey

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Piedmont, S.C.

High School:
Woodmont HS

Last College:
Vincennes

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 200

Position:
F

Major:
Physical Education

2008-09: Developed as a role player for the Spartans... came into his own in the last eight games of the season... played in 28 games... started once... averaged 15.5 minutes per game... ranked eighth on the team in scoring at 4.1 ppg... pulled down 2.7 rebounds per outing... averaged the same numbers during A-Sun play... had a solid debut in a Spartan uniform with four points and three rebounds at nationally-ranked Notre Dame (Nov. 16)... had four points and five rebounds against Duquesne (Nov. 25)... finished with five points and five rebounds at Fresno State in the second game of the Las Vegas Classic (Dec. 20)... had a pair of solid games in Las Vegas in the final two games of the Las Vegas Classic... tallied eight points and three rebounds in the 71-43 victory over Southern (Dec. 22)... added nine points, two boards and two assists against Liberty (Dec. 23)... poured in a career-high 19 points with three rebounds against Jacksonville (Jan. 5)... blocked a pair of shots in the final 30 seconds to help preserve a 71-62 victory over Florida Gulf Coast (Feb. 9)... had nine points and four rebounds at Lipsomb (Feb. 14)... finished with nine points and four boards against ETSU (Feb. 19)... turned in 11 points, six rebounds and three assists in the 93-90 overtime win over Mercer (Feb. 26)... added seven points and a career-high seven boards in the 80-51 victory over Kennesaw State (Feb. 28).

Vincennes: A standout the last two years at Vincennes in Indiana... averaged 10.0 points and 3.7 rebounds with 11 blocked shots as a sophomore... led the Trailblazers to a 28-6 overall record, the District 3 championship and an appearance in the NJCAA National Tournament... averaged 6.6 points and 3.9 rebounds per game with 18 blocked shots to lead the Trailblazers to a 25-8 overall record as a freshman.

High School: Led Woodmont High School to two appearances in the state tournament... a three-year letterman... led the team to an appearance in the 2A state tournament as a sophomore... team advanced to the Upper State championship game before losing to eventual state champion Calhoun Falls... led the Wildcats to the second round of the 3A state playoffs as a senior in the school's second year on the 3A level after reclassifying following his sophomore year... a two-time all-conference selection... earned all-state honors as a senior... a two-time team MVP... averaged 21 points and 11 rebounds per game as a senior... averaged 20 points and 10 rebounds as a junior... selected to play in the North Carolina-South Carolina All-Star Game as a senior... named the co-Most Valuable Player of the Greenville County All-Star Game as a senior.

Personal: Born on Jan. 13, 1988 in Greenville, S.C... son of James Posey and Patricia Pulley... has three older brothers, one younger brother and one older sister... one of his brothers played basketball at Mars Hill... a physical education major... hobbies include basketball and watching movies... likes to eat chicken... favorite movie is "Friday After Next"... likes watching ESPN... favorite actor is Mike Epps... likes listening to Gucci Mane... favorite season is spring... favorite sports figure is Kobe Bryant... his hero growing up and the person he admires the most is his mom... favorite quote is "You get a lot of running in ball, but no ball in running."

 
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