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Justin Nabors
Justin Nabors

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Holly Springs, Miss.

High School:
Holly Springs HS

Last College:
Northwest Mississippi CC

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 215

Position:
F

Experience:
1L

2007-08 (Junior): Made 15 starts and played in 29 games ... Averaged 11.2 points and 6.4 rebounds per game while blocking 10 shots ... Ranked third on the team in scoring, second in field goal pct. (.527), fourth in free throw pct. (.706), second in rebounds, third in steals (1.2) and fourth in minutes (24.4) ... His FT pct led the Cardinal big men ... Also made 12-of-32 shots from outside for a .375 pct to rank fourth on the team and tops among the inside players ... 3.1 rebounds, nearly half of his 6.4 rpg avg. came on the offensive end of the floor ... Posted double figures in points 18 times, rebounds six times and a team-best five double-doubles ... Top two scoring games included a pair of double-doubles - 25 points on 10-of-14 shooting, 10 rebounds, three assists and a block against Lyon (12/29) and 23 points on 9-of-13 shooting, 12 boards, two assists and a block versus McNeese State (2/2) ... 10 points and a career-high 14 rebounds at New Orleans (11/28) ... 19 points at home against SE Louisiana (2/9) started a stretch of seven-consecutive double-figure scoring games as he closed the season with nine of the final 10 in double-figures with an average of 12.5 ppg ... Also had a 19-point game on 8-of-12 shooting against St. Gregory's (12/4) ... Pulled down a career-high seven offensive rebounds three times - vs. LeTourneau (11/13), Rice (12/22) and Lyon (12/29) ... Blocked a career-high three shots in front of a FSN Southwest audience at Texas State (2/16) after just four the previous 21 games.

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played for Jeff Caldwell and Don Skelton at Northwest Mississippi CC ... As a sophomore, averaged 16.1 ppg, 11.2 rpg, 1.6 spg and 1.3 apg ... Shot 58% from the field and 76% from the free throw line ... Named Region XXIII Co-Player of the Year, first-team All-MACJC and NJCAA honorable mention All-American ... As a freshman, averaged 9.8 ppg, 5.8 rpg and 1.7 spg ... Shot 61.5% from the field and 65.5% from the free throw line.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for Naylond Hayes at Holly Springs HS ... As a senior, averaged 15 ppg, 11 rpg, 2 spg and 1.9 bpg ... Named all-region and all-state ... McDonald's All-America nominee ... Helped Holly Springs win back-to-back state titles in 2004 and 2005.

PERSONAL: Justin Crane Nabors was born 9/1/87 in Lafayette County, MS ... Nickname is Jay ... Parents are Jessie and Elouise Nabors ... Major is General Studies ... Hobbies are fishing, hunting, playing music and drawing.

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