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David Booker
David Booker

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Moss Point, Miss.

High School:
Moss Point

Last College:
Charlotte

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 239

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
01/03/1988

Experience:
2L


11/13/2009

Tulane vs. Georgetown :: Nov. 13, 2009

Tulane vs. Georgetown :: Nov. 13, 2009

AS A JUNIOR (2009-10): Poured in a career-high 26 points in the win at UL-Lafayette on Dec. 21...Connected on six of seven from 3-point range in that game...Named the Louisiana Player of the Week by the LWSA on Dec. 28 for his efforts against ULL...Just missed his first career double-double with 14 points and career-best nine rebounds against Georgetown in the season opener...Scored 12 points in the loss to Miami (Fla). in Charleston, S.C....Added 12 points at East Carolina on Feb. 10...Led the Green Wave with 19 points and eight rebounds against Marshall on Feb. 20...Started 22 games...Scored in double figures in seven games this season and in his career.

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2008-09): Saw action in all 31 games and earned his first collegiate start vs. Marshall...Registered a career-best nine points and eight rebounds at East Carolina...Finished with eight points and a career-high three assists vs. Albany State...Posted seven points at No. 7/8 Texas...Accounted for six points vs. five teams...Grabbed five rebounds vs. Southern Miss and swiped a career-high three steals at SMU...Hit all four free throw attempts vs. Binghamton...Played a career-best 25 minutes on the road at East Carolina.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2007-08): Did not play; sat out the season per NCAA Transfer rules.

PRIOR TO TULANE: Played one season at Charlotte.

HIGH SCHOOL: Completed his career as Mississippi's 2006 Gatorade Player of the Year and as the school's all-time leading scorer with 2,251 career points...A two-time first team all-state performer, was an honorable mention all-Southeast Region by Basketball Today...A four-year starter, led the Tigers to the state playoffs in each of his four seasons, and had his jersey retired by the school...Scored 14 points and added seven rebounds in the 2006 Mississippi-Alabama High School All-Star Game...During his senior campaign, he averaged 27 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and four blocked shots per game and led the Tigers to a 22-9 record, a 5A South State title and the team advanced to the Class 5A Final Four, where he averaged 37.8 points in his last four games...Scored a career-high 50 points in a state playoff first round victory over Brandon High School as Moss Point reached the 5A final four...Averaged 21.0 points and 11.0 rebounds per outing as a junior, and posted 18.0 points with 13.0 rebounds per contest as a sophomore...High school coach was Brian Brooks.

PERSONAL: A communication major with a business minor...Born David Isaiah Booker on January 3, 1988 in Pascagoula, Miss...The only son of Bill and Sharon Booker.