34 Eugene Pettway
34 Eugene Pettway
Height: 6-6
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bridgeport, CT
High School: Harding
Position: G
Capable of playing either guard or forward and has excellent stamina. Slight build and will need to build up his size to become a more physical player. Decent jump shot and able to take a defender to the basket. 2004-05: Was supposed to red-shirt, but was pressed into service due to pre-season injuries. Had a career-high 16 points on 2/3/05 in win over Quinnipiac. Also scored in double figures on 1/17/05 against Central Connecticut. High School: Lettered in basketball, cross country and track at Warren Harding High School, where he was also an honor student. Played basketball for coach Charles Bentley. Played on the State Championship basketball team in 2000. Led his team to the Harding Conference Championship in basketball in 2002. Was named most improved on his cross country team his senior year and was selected as basketball team MVP. Personal: Son of Albert and Lucy Calloway. Has two sisters, Nikia and Nicole, and three brothers, Scott, David and Edward. Favorite basketball team is the Minnesota Timberwolves. Favorite athlete is Kevin Garnett. Favorite book is Othello. Favorite movie is Scarface and he enjoys rap music. He considers his parents his role models because of his respect for them and their hard work. Would like to have dinner with Microsoft CEO Bill Gates, "Because he would pay for it!"