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Donovan Ross
Donovan Ross

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ridgeland, Miss.

High School:
Ridgeland

Last College:
SW Mississippi CC

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 210

Position:
F

Birthdate:
03/18/1993

Experience:
1L

2013-14 (Junior): Played in and started all 30 games ... Finished third on the team averaging 11.4 points per game, and was second on the squad pulling down 5.2 rebounds per contest ... Also dished out 26 assists, recorded 24 steals and blocked a team-high 20 shots on the season ... Scored in double-figures 18 times, and had two double-digit rebound efforts ... Recorded two double-doubles ... Finished ninth in the Southland in free throw shooting (81-of-104/.779) ... Scored 18 points in his Lamar debut at Butler ... Was 9-of-11 (.818) from the field and pulled down seven rebounds against the Bulldogs ... Followed that up with a 16-point outing against George Mason ... Scored 23 points and pulled down 11 rebounds in the victory over Savannah State ... Notched his second double-double of the season with a 15-point, 12-rebound outing at LIU-Brooklyn ... Had three 13-point efforts, three 12-point games and scored 11 points four times ... Pulled down seven rebounds four times ... Scored 15 points and pulled down eight rebounds at Southeastern Louisiana ... Scored 17 points at Sam Houston State ... Followed that up with an 18-point, four-rebound outing a week later against Northwestern State ... Knocked down a season-high 10 free throws against the Demons ... Carded a seven-point, nine-rebound outing against McNeese State ... Recorded a season-high four assists twice ... Recorded a season-high three blocks twice ... Had a season-high four steals against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.

Junior College: Transferred to Southwest Mississippi Community College after spending freshman season at Southeastern Louisiana ... Earned second-team all-state honors and was an MACJC All-Star selection ... Guided the Bears to a 15-10 (.600) overall record and a second-place finish in the MACJC South Division with an 8-4 (.667) mark ... Averaged 14.8 points and 4.2 rebounds, while shooting 67 percent from the field ... Also connected on 74 percent of his free throws.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Ridgeland High School ... Rated as the No. 20 prospect in the state of Mississippi after averaging 17.8 points and 8.9 rebounds as a senior ... Also received Madison County Player of the Year honors ... Led the Titans to a 51-11 (.823) record in his final two seasons, including a 28-2 mark as a senior ... Was twice named first-team all-district and all-metro.

Personal: Son of Eddie and Luella Ross ... Born Mar. 18, 1993 in Stone Mountain, Ga. ... Father played basketball at Mississippi Valley State.

03/06/2014

Lamar Overwhelms New Orleans

Hilliard records a double-double with 19 points, 11 assists

03/01/2014

Lamar Edged by Central Arkansas

Cardinals drop close game in Conway, Ark.

02/28/2014

Cardinals Open March at Central Arkansas

Lamar looks to close out season on upswing

02/27/2014

Lamar Loss Ends Postseason Hopes

Junior Anthony Holliday scores career-high 18 points in losing effort

02/25/2014

Cards Prepare for Final Road Trip

Lamar to face Golden Eagles in Tulsa

03/07/2014

HIGHLIGHTS: UNO v. LAMAR MBB

Highlights from Lamar's win over the UNO Privateers. (Montagne Center - Beaumont, TX)

03/05/2014

The Cardinals close out the season at home against UNO and SELA

02/23/2014

HIGHLIGHTS: SHSU vs. LAMAR MBB

Highlights from Lamar's loss to Sam Houston State this Saturday night. (Montagne Center - Beaumont, TX)

02/15/2014

HIGHLIGHTS: NWST @ LAMAR

Montagne Center - Beaumont, TX

02/13/2014

HIGHLIGHTS: SFA vs. LAMAR

Beaumont, TX

12/02/2013

UTPA vs. LAMAR MBB

Texas Pan American vs. Lamar MBB

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