2017 Marion Military #JucoReportPreview

Editors Note: Our #JucoReportPreview series takes a look at numerous Junior College programs that are participating in our #JucoReport Jamboree Series that includes both the Battle of the South Jamboree on October 7th, the CBHoops Juco Jam South October 14th, and  Juco Jam Atlanta October 21st. All Players Highlight in Blue below link to their #JucoReportCard.

JucoReport Jamborees Team Will Be Playing In:

#BOTSJamboree-Oct 7th-Duluth HS (GA)

Head Coach

Philip Stitt

Last Season’s Record

 19-8

Players from last season’s Team who moved on to 4 Year Level 

Tyquarious Arnold -Point University

Neiman Dunams-Erskine University

Treyvon Francis-Georgia State University (student)

Quamauri Hardy-U. of Arkansas @ Pine Bluff

Charles Tripp -University of West Alabama 

Top Returning Players

Carlos Bell, 6’4.5” PG, 11.8 ppg, 59.0% fg, 36.4% 3pt., 80.4% ft, 6.1 rbds., 1.0 assists, 1.6 steals

Very versatile 4/3.  Can defend bigs and guards.  Great slasher who is always around the ball.  Rebounds very well for his size.  Is the type of player who helps you win ball games.  He is on track to graduate in May.  

Mikel Davis, 6’8” F, 6.9 ppg, 47.3% fg, 59.2% ft, 5.0 rbds., 1.0 blocks.  Big body forward.  Has great hands and feet.  Has good touch out to 15 feet.  Uses his body well in the post.  Should be one of the better bigs in Alabama this season.

Antony Edwards, 6’2” G, 7.3 ppg, 34.4% fg, 29.7% 3pt., 80.6% ft, 2.2 rbds., 1.0 assists, 1.0 steals.

Left handed athletic wing player.  Great body who can slash to the basket well.  Mid season thigh injury hampered his progress last season.  Can create late in the clock.  He is on track to graduate in May. 

Top Newcomers

Nathan Boyd, 6’5” F, Tennessee Christian Prep HS. All Conference and All Region.  3 year starter.  Left handed forward who can score inside and out.

Tylor Brown, 6’1” G, Transfer from Truett McConnell University. From Lula, GA  Averaged7.1 ppg, 44% fg, 30% 3pt, 62% ft, 2.1 rpg and .6 steals.  

Willie Dunbar, 6’7” F, Dutch Fork HS Irmo, SC.  6.7 ppg, 5.3 rpg and 1.1 blocks.

Victor Gray, 6’4”, PG, Transfer from Alameda CC.  Sophomore.  16.8 ppg, 4.3 rbds., 2.8 assists and 1.4 steal per game. 

Joshua Rathell, 6’2”, G, Lake Worth HS, Lake Worth, FL.  2017 All State 6A Second Team.  21.0 ppg, 8.5 rpg and 3.0 assists.

Andrew Reddick, 6’0” PG, West Gadsden HS, Quincy, FL.  2017 All State 1A First Team. 10.3 ppg, 6.5 assists, 4.6 rpg and 5.6 steals.

Connor Zinaich, 6’6” F, Transfer from St. Andrews University.  From Boonsboro, MD. 17.5 pg, 52.4% fg, 31/7% 3pt., 82% FT, 8.8 rpb, 1.0 steals.  Freshman of the Year in league as well as First Team All conference.