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Aaron Ross
Aaron  Ross

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
North Little Rock, Ark.

High School:
Parkview HS/Delafield St. John NW Military - Minn.

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 225

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
07/27/1992

Experience:
3L


CANADIAN TOUR (AUGUST 2015)
Ross added 3.0 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game off the bench during Tech's four-game Canadian Tour ... Provided four points and a steal against McGill University (Aug. 16) ... Came away with eight points, two rebounds and an assist versus Ottawa University (Aug. 20).

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014-15)
Ross provided 2.6 points and 1.8 rebounds per game in 23 appearances off the bench ... Missed the team's first seven games (Nov. 14-Dec. 10) due to injury ... Scored three points versus Prairie View A&M (Dec. 14) during his season debut ... Improved his averages to 3.1 points and 2.3 rebounds per game during Big 12 action ... Chipped in six points and three rebounds at Kansas State (Jan. 14) ... Amassed seven points and two rebounds against TCU (Jan. 17) ... Recorded five points and five rebounds during Tech's upset win over No. 9 Iowa State (Jan. 24) ... Pumped in season's bests with 13 points and six rebounds at No. 17 West Virginia (Jan. 31) ... Added two points and three rebounds versus No. 20 Baylor (Feb. 17).

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013-14)
Ross played in 29 of 32 games ... Scored in 20 of 29 games ... Recorded his first career double-digit effort at UTSA with a career-high 13 points ... Finished the season with four double-digit efforts - UTSA (13), at Arizona (10), Mount St. Mary's (10) and at Baylor (10) ... Had a season-high seven rebounds against Mount St. Mary's ... Also had at least five rebounds against Central Arkansas (5) and West Virginia (5) ... Converted 80 percent from the charity stripe going 28-of-35 ... Missed three games due to injury.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2012-13)
Ross redshirted after suffering a season-ending knee injury in August.

PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH
Ross spent 2011-12 with St. John's Northwest Military Academy in Minnesota, where he averaged a double-double with 25 points and 11 rebounds per game ... Prior to St. John's, was a three-time first team Arkansas All-State honoree ... Led Little Rock Parkview High School to the Arkansas Class 6A state title as a senior and earned Class 6A First-Team All-State honors ... Averaged 23.7 points and 11.6 rebounds per games as a senior ... Averaged 28.5 points and 11.1 rebounds for Parkview as a junior and earned Class 6A First-Team All-State honors ... Averaged 17 points and 10 rebounds as a sophomore ... As a freshman, was teammates with Dusty Hannahs at Pulaski Academy ... Led his AAU team Wings Elite to the 2010 AAU U17 National Championship ... Ranked No. 69 in the MaxPreps.com Top 100 for the Class of 2011 ... Rated a three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Also recruited by Alabama, Arkansas and Dayton ... Played AAU for Wings Elite.

PERSONAL
Son of Lilliam Ross and Dale Ross ... Born on June 27, 1992 in North Little Rock, Arkansas ... Has one sister, Keijuana Conley, and one brother, Carlos Conley ... Majoring in General Studies with concentrations in ESS, SOC, and ADRS.

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