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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:
2L

-Played in 60 games, earning 47 starts during his career

2014-15 (Senior): Played in all 30 games, earning 17 starts, including the final eight games of the season … Finished third on the team averaging 9.2 points per game and second on the squad pulling down just under four rebounds per game … Also averaged 0.9 steals, 0.8 assists and 0.7 blocks per game, while shooting better than 50 percent from the field (98-of-190 /.516) … Ended the year ranked sixth in the Southland in free throw percentage (79-of-97/.814) … Recorded double-figure points 13 times, including three 20-point outings … Led the team in scoring three times and rebounding four times … Posted two double-doubles on the year … First double-double was a 17-point, 10-rebound effort at Texas-Pan American … Scored 14 points and pulled down 10 rebounds in a win over Abilene Christian … Scored a career-high 26 points, pulled down five rebounds, dished out five assists, recorded five steals and blocked a shot against Champion Baptist … Followed that up with a 21-point, six-rebound performance in the very next game … Just missed a double-double when he scored 22 points and pulled down nine rebounds in the victory over Incarnate Word … Scored 13 points, pulled down nine rebounds and tied a career-high with three blocks at McNeese State.

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.

03/06/2015

Cardinals Fall Short on Senior Night

Senior Anthony Holliday closes out career with 20-point effort

03/02/2015

Rivalry Game Ends in Heartbreak

Late turnover leads to game-winning McNeese basket with six seconds remaining

01/31/2015

Hot Start, Strong Finish Leads to Lamar Win

Anthony Holliday continues hot streak with 29-point effort

01/12/2015

Lamar Victorious in Thriller

Anthony Holliday hits gamewinner with five seconds remaining

01/08/2015

Cards Look to Bounce Back Against Central Arkansas, A&M-Corpus Christi

LU men looking to rebound from first loss in more than a month

02/01/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: ACU @ LAMAR MBB

(BEAUMONT, TX) - HIGHLIGHTS FROM LAMAR'S WIN OVER ACU.

01/27/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: SFA @ LAMAR MBB

(BEAUMONT, TX) - Highlights from LAMAR'S loss to SFA in the Montagne Center.

01/24/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: LAMAR MBB AT HBU

01/19/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: SELA VS. LAMAR MBB

01/18/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: LAMAR MBB @ NORTHWESTERN STATE

12/02/2013

UTPA vs. LAMAR MBB

Texas Pan American vs. Lamar MBB

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