ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
42 - Keith Wright
Keith Wright
Height: 6-8
Weight: 240
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Suffolk, Va.
High School: Norfolk Collegiate School
Position: Forward

Sophomore (2009-10)
Played in 24 games, starting 18 ... Ranked second in the Ivy League in field goal percentage (.561) ... Averaged 8.9 points and 4.6 rebounds in over 21 minutes per game ... Went 5-7 from the field, scoring 11 points in season opener at Holy Cross (11/13) ... Shot 5-10 from the field and pulled down a team high eight rebounds in triple overtime win over William & Mary (11/15) ... Had 11 points and three blocks in 21 minutes at BU (11/29) ... Was 8-of-10 frmo the floor for 16 points with three blocks in 19 minutes against Rice (12/2) ... Had 10 points and six boards at #13 UConn (12/6) ... Scored a career-high 21 points in 31 minutes in a 74-67 win at Boston College (12/9) ... Ivy League Honor Roll (12/14) ... Had four blocks versus MIT (12/28) ... Had 16 points, five boards and three blocks at Seattle (1/02) ... Scored 22 points in 25 minutes with six rebounds against Dartmouth (1/09) ... Had 13 points and eight rebounds in the return game against Dartmouth (1/23) ... Grabbed six rebounds and netted 10 points in win over Brown (2/26).

Freshman (2008-09)
Appeared in 24 games while making 17 starts ... Missed four games due to mono ... Two-time Ivy League Rookie of the Week ... Averaged 8.0 points and 5.5 rebounds per game ... Ranked among team leaders with 20 blocked shots ... Finished season with five straight double-digit scoring efforts ... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week 11/24 after averaging 16.5 points and 5.5 rebounds per game in his first two collegiate contests ... Was 6-of-7 from the floor, connecting on first four collegiate shots and first collegiate free throw, with 15 points and five boards during 24 minutes of play in first collegiate game and start at New Hampshire 11/19 ... Had a game-high 18 points on 9-of-15 shooting and a team-high six boards at Colorado 11/22 ... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week 12/1 ... Had game-high 12 rebounds against Holy Cross 11/25 ... Had his first career double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds (seven offensive) to go with four blocked shots in a win over Army 11/29 ... Had 14 points, six rebounds and four blocks against Columbia on 2/27 ... Had 11 points and eight rebounds in a career-high 35 minutes against Cornell on 2/28.

Background
Son of Sabrena Tabron ... Four-year letterwinner at Princess Anne High School and the Norfolk Collegiate School, the latter of which he attended from 2006-08 and graduated from ... Played forward and center in high school ... Senior captain at Norfolk Collegiate ... Two-time Tidewater Conference of Independent Schools first team selection and conference player of the year as a senior ... Also named tournament MVP ... Two-time all-state selection ... Was named to the TCIS all-tournament team as a senior ... Named Princess Anne's most improved at co-MVP as a sophomore ... Averaged 20.5 points, 13.0 rebounds and 3.5 blocks per game as a senior while scoring at least 30 points in a game five different times ... Recorded a pair of triple-double outings including in the first round of the conference playoffs ... National Honor Society member ... Hobbies include music, singing and video games.