Height: 6'6"
Weight: 236
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Wichita Falls, TX.
High School: Hirschi HS



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2014-15: Double-Double of 13 points and a career high 14 rebounds vs. George Mason & 14/10 vs. Marshall...Blocked four shots vs. VCU and five vs. UNCW...11 rebounds vs. Georgia State and 10 vs. North Texas...5 assists at Marshall...Currently fifth all-time in blocked shots at ODU...7-7 from the field with 15 points in NIT semifinal game vs. Stanford...

2013-14: Ranked second in C-USA and 47th nationally in blocked shots at 2.3 per game...Scored career high 23 points vs. Radford in CBI Post season tournament...Grabbed 12 rebounds vs. Howard & Georgia State... His dunk vs. Murray State ranked 8th in the Nov. 16 SportsCenter Plays of the day...4 assists vs. Murray State and Radford...Blocked six shots vs. Howard...Six double-doubles this year...4 steals vs UAB...Blocked three or more shots 13 times & blocked atleast one shot in all but one game...

2012-13:40 blocked shots in his last 13 games (3.1)...Ranked 4th in CAA in blocked shots at 1.9...2.6 blocks per game in CAA games(best in the CAA)... Scored 17 in win over CAA leader Northeastern....Double-Double 13 points and 10 rebounds vs. Towson..9 rebounds vs VMI and Virginia...4-4 from the floor vs. Central Florida...7 or more rebounds 8 times...Started 18 games...His dunk vs. Hofstra was ESPNSportscenter top play of the day.

2012: Scored a career high 19 vs. Coastal Carolina in the CIT Post Season Tournament...14 points vs. Delaware...Dunk at Missouri State was No. 8 ESPN Sportscenter highlights that night...5 steals vs Towson...8 rebounds three times...Frist career start vs. Richmond... 2011: Red Shirted in 2010-11...First collegiate game was at Central Florida...He scored 6 points at UCF...Scored 14 points at Delaware...Grabbed 8 rebounds at Richmond and vs. James Madison...4 assists vs. UNCW...5 steals vs. Towson...

HIGH SCHOOL: 2010 Co-Red River Most Valuable Player...scored 8 points in the Texas High School All-Star game...Won the Texas High School All-Star game Slam Dunk contest... Averaged 16.1 ppg; 15.5 rpg; and 6.2 blocks...High Schol track All-American.... Ross played for Coach Don Hedge at Hirschi HS in Wichita Falls, Texas; Hedge played for Coach Taylor during his time at the University of Montana...Four-year letterman in basketball, three-year lettermen in track and two year letterman in football (reciever)... A Three-time First Team All-District selection in his sophomore,junior and senior years. Also named 2009 Offensive Player of the Year in the district. He has averaged a double-double in each of the last two seasons and also finished second in the state track meet in the high jump (6'10"). Set the regional record in the long jump with a 24-1 3/4, a day after winning the high jump.

PERSONAL: Parents: Richard, Sr., and Sandra Ross Brothers: Terrence,Jayson,Brandon and Dexter.... Sister: Lanice, Rae'van... Major: Criminal Justice... Graduated on Dec. 13, 2014...pursuing a second major...Nickname:Richard "DA Wings" or "DA Boss" Ross Person In history would most like to meet: Harriet Tubman Favorite Foods: French Fries. Dream Vacation: Hawaii with Parents Favorite Actor: Bernie Mac If there were a movie about my life, I would like Denzel Washington to play me. If I could have dinner with any two people in history, they would be: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and John F. Kennedy.NOTE: Both parents hold track and field records... Dream Vacation: A trip to Hawaii with parents...Most impressive people ever met: My Parents....

Points: 23 vs. Radford (3-24-14)
FGM: 9, vs. Rice (2-20-14) & Radford (3-24-14)
FGA: 15 vs. vs. Radford (3-24-14)
FGPCT:.1000 (7-7) vs. Mt. St. Mary's (12-29-14) & Stanford (3-31-15)NIT semifinal
3PT FGM:2 vs. Coastal Carolina (3-13-12)
3PT FGA:2 vs. Coastal carolina (3-13-12)
3PT FG PCT: 1000 (2-2) vs. Coastal Carolina (3-13-12)
FTM: 5 vs. Northeastern (3-2-13), Marshall (3-12-14) & Radford (3-24-14)
FTA:7 vs. Northeastern (3-2-13), Radford (3-24-14), & Marshall (2-27-14)
FTPCT: 1000(4-4) at. Charlotte (2-7-15)
REBS: 12 vs. Howard (11-13-13) & Georgia State (12-14-13) AST:5 at Marshall (1-8-15)
STLS: 5, vs. Towson (1-7-12) BLKS:6 vs. Howard (11-13-15) MINS: 40 vs. Murray (11-15-13) & FAU (1-18-14) & GSU (12-17-14)
YR GP-GS FG       PCT  3PT  PCT    FT        PCT     REBS-AV BL ST   TPS-AVG
12 27-13  49-98   .500   4-10 .400  14-26   .538    104-3.9    22 18   116-4.3
13 30-18  94-168  .560 2-8  .250     29-47  .617   172-5.2    57 27    219-7.3
14 36-34 149-284.525 0-1 .000 60-119 .504 253-7.0 81 27 358-9.9
15 35/26 132-222 .595 0-0 .000 24-50 .480 196-5.6 54 26 288-8.2

TL128-92 424-772 .549 6-19 .316 127-242 .524 725-5.7 214 98 981-7.7
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