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2013-14 Men's Basketball
Julian DeBose
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Julian DeBose
Julian DeBose

POS.G
HT.6-4
WT.196
YR.Jr.
HOMETOWNWashington, D.C.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLSt. John College HS/Rice

Transferred to FGCU following the 2012-13 season at Rice. He will have two years of eligibility with FGCU starting as a redshirt junior in 2014-15.

As A Sophomore At Rice (2012-13) | Game-By-Game Stats
Started all 31 games … finished second on the team in scoring (10.4) and rebounding (4.3) … scoring average ranked 8th among sophomores in Conference USA and was bolstered by 19 double figure outings, highlighted by a career-high 20 points against New Orleans (Jan. 19) … averaged 32.4 minutes per game while shooting 44 percent (118-270) from the floor and 37 percent (31-84) from three … knocked down a triple in 22 of 31 contests, including multi-triple performances … led the team in rebounding nine times and assists on five occasions … had 7+ rebounds eight times … finished third on the team with 36 steals and second with eight blocks … went for a the-season high 15 points on 6-of-10 from the field at Temple (Nov. 17) … narrowly missed back-to-back double-doubles at the DirecTV Classic against Drake (Nov. 23) and Drexel (Nov. 25) with 12 points and a team-best nine rebounds in each contest … first career 20-point game against New Orleans came on an 8-of-11 night from the floor with eight boards and a career-high four steals … finished in double figures seven of the last nine games, including the final four in which he averaged 13.8 points per game.

As A Freshman At Rice (2011-12) | Game-By-Game Stats
Played in 34 games, making eight starts, including all three contests CollegeInsider.com Tournament (CIT) … averaged 3.7 points and 1.5 rebounds per game … reached double figures three times … scored 12 points in collegiate debut against New Orleans (Nov. 12) … shot 43 percent (50-115) from the field ... knocked down the game-winning jumper with 0.2 seconds left against UTEP (Feb. 1) for a 77-75 Rice win … third on the team with 29 steals despite playing 12.8 minutes per game … came away with eight multi-steal performances … had a season-high four steals in back-to-back games to open the CIT against Louisiana (Mar. 14) and Drake (Mar. 17) … added 10 points against Louisiana.

High School
All-Metropolitan and All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) first team selection as a senior at St. John College High School … No. 7 ranked recruit in Maryland by ESPN.com with a grade of 89 and a No. 56 position ranking in the 2011 … averaged 17.5 points and 6.0 rebounds per game for head coach Paul DeStefano … opened the year with a 30-point performance against Georgetown Prep … played for the South team in the Elite Showcase Classic at the Verizon Center … led St. John to the championship game of the Piggly Wiggly Classic in North Charleston, S.C. and was named to the All-Tournament team … All-WCAC honorable mention choice as a junior … played for Team Takeover on the AAU circuit.

Personal
Born on Apr. 28, 1992 ... son of Julius and Michelle DeBose ... has two older siblings, Chante Ford and LaKisha Blalock … father played basketball at Bowie State, while cousins, Brian and Jay DeBose, played football at Delaware and Delaware State, respectively ... business management major with a sport management concentration.