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Rashaad Carruth
Rashaad Carruth


College Park, Ga.

Last College:
Indian Hills CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 195



Talented guard who is good on the perimeter ... Able to play several perimeter positions ... Expected to make an immediate contribution ... Has experience on the Division I level

Junior College: Standout guard for Coach Lorenzo Watkins at Indian Hills CC ... Helped lead the Warriors to a final record of 22-9 and an appearance in the NJCAA Region XI Tournament ... Led the team in scoring with 517 points (17.8 ppg) and was fourth on the team with 51 assists ... Had a season-high 26 points, grabbed 82 total rebounds and finished with 22 steals ... Named team's Most Valuable Player

Kentucky: Played one season for Head Coach Tubby Smith at Kentucky

Prep: Played for Coach Steve Smith at Oak Hill (Va.) Academy ... Helped lead the team to a perfect 33-0 record and a fourth mythical national championship as a senior ... Led the team in scoring as a junior and a senior ... Averaged 18.5 points per game and 4.3 assists per game as a senior ... Named MVP of the Vegas Prep Classic ... Also competed in the Kentucky Derby all-star game ... Selected as a McDonald's and Parade All-American ... Averaged 17.3 points per game as a junior ... Lettered four years in basketball

Personal: Son of Major and Phyllis Blackshear ... Majoring in coaching and sport administration ... Born March 12, 1982.

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