Former Red Raider To Play Professionally for Tortona Orsi Derthona
Texas Tech vs. Wichita State
The junior from Flowood, Mississippi, played his first game as a Red Raider in the season opener against South Dakota...Theron played 17 minutes and tallied three rebounds, three assists, and nine points...played in 31 games during the season and averaged just over nine minutes per game...recorded his top mark of 19 minutes at Texas...averaged two rebounds per game and had at least four rebounds in eight games...had seven rebounds at Colorado...perfect from the free throw line in six games (12-for-12)...averaged 2.9 points per game and scored at least five points in eight games...had 12 points at Texas for his top mark of the season.
Played two seasons for Marty Cooper at Itawamba Community College in Fulton, Mississippi...in Theron's two seasons, the Indians were 49-13...as a freshman he played in all 34 games and averaged 7.1 ppg and 3.5 ppg...ICC captured the division, state, and regional championships in their 30-4 season...averaged 13.3 ppg and 4.9 rpg and played in all 28 games in his second season...the ICC Indians were 19-9 and won their third straight north division title for the first time since 1974.
Played for Jason Broom at Northwest Rankin High School in Flowood, Mississppi ...Theron was the Cougars captain...selected MVP as a senior and was named to the All-Metro squad.
Born June 25, 1989 in Jackson, Mississippi...parents are Booker Calender and Jackie Jenkins...has two older sisters, Tia and Fantasy...hobbies include listening to music and playing basketball.