Oklahoma City, OK
Oklahoma Christian High School
- Unanimous national player of the year in 2009
- NCAA unanimous first-team All-American in 2009
- All-American Recognition: 2009 (Associated Press 1st Team, National Association of Basketball Coaches 1st Team, United States Basketball Writers Association 1st Team)
- Led the nation in rebounding in 2009 after finishing ??th in 2008
- Ranked 11th in the nation in scoring and 2nd in field-goal percentage in 2009
- Averaged 22.3 points and 11.8 rebounds in six NCAA Tournament games in 2008 and 2009 (4-2 record)
- Selected as an undergraduate (after sophomore season) by the Los Angeles Clippers in first round of 2009 NBA draft (1st pick overall).
- NOTE: Missed one game as a sophomore because of a concussion.