|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||St. 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.
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.
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.