men's Basketball mm
#34 A.J. Avery
Position: Forward
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 205
Year: Junior
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: St. Rita of Cascia
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2013-14: Had three rebounds, a blocked shot, and a steal against New Mexico State (11/9/13)...added five points, three rebounds, and two blocks against Hawaii (11/10)...pulled down four rebounds against Alabama A&M (11/17)...snagged four rebounds against Oakland (11/26)...added two points, two rebounds, and a blocked shot at Missouri (12/15)...blocked two shots at Drake (12/18)...scored a career-high 10 poiints against Prairie View A&M (12/21)...had two points and a career-high two assists against Siena Heights (1/2)...added four points and two boards against Bowling Green (1/19)...recorded three points and three rebounds against Kent State (1/23)...had two points and three rebounds against Ball State (1/26)...had two points, two blocks, and a steal at Buffalo (1/29)...had two points and a blocked shot against Central Michigan (2/1)...recorded two points and two rebounds at Northern Illinois (2/9)...recorded two points and a rebound at Ohio (2/19)...added eight points and a career-high eight rebounds against Eastern Michigan (2/23)...posted two points, three rebounds, and an assist at Toledo (3/1)


2012-13:  Made his collegiate debut at Cornell (11/10)...added four points and two rebounds against Marygrove (11/13)...posted two points, four rebounds, and a block against UMES (11/17)...grabbed a rebound at Illinois State (12/8)...notched two points against Ohio (1/12)...had two points and one rebound against Toledo (1/16)...had six points, three rebounds, and a block at Northern Illinois (1/19)

High School: Attended St. Rita of Cascia High School, where he was a power forward for the Mustangs... averaged 8.0 points per game and 6.0 rebounds per game as a sophomore...missed all but three games in junior year due to a wrist injury...aveaged 10 points, eight rebounds, and two assists per game as a senior...helped his team to a 2012 Catholic League championship under head coach Gary DeCesare.

Personal: Born July 7, 1994... full name is Anthony Earl Avery, Jr...intends to pursue a career in athletic training... one of a family of six children... son of Daphne Flores and Anthony Avery, Sr.


Year GP-GS Min Avg FG FGA Pct 3FG 3FGA Pct FT FTA Pct Reb Avg PF-FO Ast TO BLK STL PTS Avg.
2012-13 19-0 87 4.6 8 14 .571 0 1 .000 5 8 .625 16 0.8 10-0 2 5 2 1 21 1.1
2013-14 32-0 313 9.8 21 53 .396 0 0 .000 14 21 .667 59 1.8 57-0 6 17 18 5 56 1.8
TOTAL 51-0 400 7.8 29 67 .433 0 1 .000 19 29 .655 75 1.5 67-0 8 22 20 6 77 1.5


Points 10 (vs. Prairie View A&M, 12/21/13)
Field Goals 4 (vs. Prairie View A&M, 12/21/13)
Field Goal Attempts 7 (vs. Prairie View A&M, 12/21/13)
Three-Pointers N/A
Three-Point Attempts 1 (at Akron, 1/9/13)
Free Throws 4 (vs. Eastern Michigan, 2/23/14)
Free Throw Attempts 4 (twice)
Rebounds 8 (vs. Eastern Michigan, 2/23/14)
Assists 2 (vs. Siena Heights, 1/2/14)
Steals 1 (three times)
Blocks 2 (four times)