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Justin Gray
Justin  Gray

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.

High School:
Berkeley Prep

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 210

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
12/15/1995

Experience:
1L


CANADIAN TOUR (AUGUST 2015)
Gray secured 6.3 points and 1.0 steals per game in his four bench appearances on the Canadian Tour ... Was 10-of-13 from the floor and knocked down all three of his three-point attempts ... Collected nine points and two rebounds against Laval University (Aug. 17) ... Pumped in 11 points sparked by a trio of three-pointers over a three-minute span during the fourth quarter versus Ottawa University (Aug. 20).

FRESHMAN SEASON (2014-15)
Gray came away with 6.7 points and 2.8 rebounds per game ... Started 13 of 16 appearances (Nov. 21-Jan. 21) but missed 16 of Tech's final 17 games (Jan. 10-March 11) due to a knee injury ... One of three freshmen to start versus Loyola Maryland (Nov. 14) in the season opener ... Marked the first time in program history that the Red Raiders started three freshmen in their first game of the season ... All five of his double figure scoring performances came in nonconference action ... Notched seven points, two rebounds and two steals at LSU (Nov. 18) ... Registered 10 points and five rebounds against Northwestern State (Nov. 25) ... Pumped in 16 points aided by an 8-for-9 effort at the foul line versus Fresno State (Dec. 10) ... Opened a run of three consecutive games in double figures with a season-high 18 points on a 7-of-9 shooting effort against South Carolina State (Dec. 17) ... Worked his way to 17 points and five rebounds versus Loyola Chicago (Dec. 19) ... His final action of the season came off the bench at Oklahoma State (Jan. 21).

PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH
Gray has earned four varsity letters at Tampa Berkeley Prep for head coach Bobby Reinhart ... Was a Florida First Team All-State Class 4A selection as a senior ... Awarded the Tampa Bay Basketball Coaches Association Paul Straub Player of the Year Award and the Alston "Mac" McGahagin Boys Basketball Award, given to the top senior in Hillsborough County ... Selected to the South All-Star squad in the FACA All-Star Game ... Played in the Team USA versus Florida Classic ... Named MVP of the Kingdom of the Sun Tournament ... He averaged 17.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.2 assists, 1.6 steals and 1.9 blocks per game for Berkeley Prep as a senior ... Led No. 16 Berkeley Prep to the Class 4A Final Four after a 27-4 season ... Averaged 15 points, 7.9 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 2.1 steals and 2.1 blocks while leading the Berkeley Prep Buccaneers to a 22-8 record and the Class 4A regional final as a junior ... Earned first team All-County honors as a junior ... Averaged 19.6 points, 7.2 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 1.6 steals and 1.4 blocks as a sophomore ... Averaged 8.5 points and 3.7 rebounds as a freshman ... Named a four-star recruit by FloridaHoops.com, as well as the No. 10 player in the state of Florida and No. 3 shooting guard in the class ... Rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com, ESPN.com and 247Sports ... Ranked the 20th best player in Florida by ESPN.com ... Chose Texas Tech over Harvard, Stanford, USF, VCU, Butler and Florida Gulf Coast ... Played AAU for Florida Select.

PERSONAL
Son of Jerome and Barbara Gray ... Born in December 15, 1995 in Tampa, Florida ... Majoring in Kinesiology with a minor in Health Professions ... Brother, Jonathan, plays professionally in Spain and also led Cornell to the NCAA Sweet 16 ... Signed his National Letter of Intent on Nov. 13, 2013.

Justin Gray

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