23 - Donnell King
Donnell King
Height: 6-4
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Gaithersburg, MD
High School: National Christian Academy
Position: F
A very good rebounder for his size. He defends well on the perimeter and has versatility on offense. Has incredible enthusiasm for the game and is very coachable. 2004-05: Appeared in 19 games, making three starts. Had a season-high 14 points in a start at Harvard on 1/12/05. Followed that up with 12 points at St. Francis (NY) on 1/15/05. Made 12 of 17 field goals during that stretch. 2003-04: Saw limited time last season but provided valuable minutes in a few contests. Had a season-high four points in the final game of the year at Wagner. 2002-03: Made his first collegiate start on February 6 at Monmouth, playing a career-high 31 minutes. Played well in the opener with four points and five rebounds. Had a career-high 16 points against Manhattan and played 30 minutes. Was also in double figures against UConn with 12. High School: Played basketball for coach Trevor Brown. Averaged 14 points, six rebounds and four assists a game his senior season at National Christian Academy of Fort Washington, Md., a team that compiled a 29-6 record against formidable competition. Captain of the team senior year. His team won the league championships junior year and were runner ups senior year. Was named second team All-Conference junior season. Personal: Son of Bernadette Hall. Has two brothers, Derrell and Denzell, and three sisters, Danielle, Daeshell, Drushell. Undecided on a major. Favorite movie is Man on Fire and favorite television show is Fear Factor. Favorite athletes are Kobe Bryant and Dwayne Wade. Favorite meal is spaghetti. Would like to have dinner with Jesus, "Because he sacrificed his life for the welfare of all human beings."