Green Wave fall 81-68 to top-seeded Tigers as Josh Davis records his 1,000 career point
2011-12 Third-team All-Louisiana
A SOPHOMORE (2011-12): Named third team All-C-USA by collegesportsmadness.com... Named third team All-Louisiana by the LSWA...One of three players to start all 31 games (Tarrant and Callahan)...Came back after sitting out the 2010-11 season and led Tulane with 9.3 rebounds and 37 blocked shots, and had the second most assists with 72...Recorded 15 points and 12 rebounds in his first game with Tulane...Returned the next game to score a career-high 23 points and grab 11 rebounds against Nicholls State...Posted 15 points and 10 rebounds in his third game against UMES...Added 12 points and 12 rebounds against Alcorn State...Pulled down a career-best 15 boards against San Diego...Scored 10 points and grabbed 14 boards at UTPA...Added 14 points and 11 rebounds against SMU...Posted 15 points and 10 rebounds in the victory over Houston...Named the 2011 Hoops for Hope Classic MVP...Grabbed a game-high 11 boards against UTEP...Collected 19 points, nine rebounds and four assists against Memphis...Pulled down 10 rebounds at Rice...Posted 15 points and 11 boards at UAB...Had 11 rebounds at SMU...Poured in 22 points with three 3-pointers and grabbed 12 rebounds at Houston...Closed the season with 20 points against UAB in the opening round of the C-USA Tournament...Had 12 double doubles this season...Scored in double figures in 19 games at Tulane...Posted double figures in rebounds in 16 games...Earned Louisiana (LSWA) Player of the Week on Nov. 28.
PRIOR TO TULANE: Saw action in all 31 regular season games at small forward for N.C. State, including two starts...Started the games at Georgia Tech and at home against Virginia Tech, his first career starts...Averaged 8.0 points and 4.0 rebounds in 29.5 minutes of action in his two starts...Set career-highs with 12 points, six rebounds and 31 minutes played in the home loss to Virginia Tech...Finished the season with 2.6 points, 1.7 rebounds and 0.4 assists per game.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played at local Athens Drive High School in Raleigh...Coached by Robert Clemons...Averaged 25.4 points and 8.3 rebounds as a senior...Scored in double figures in 27 of the 28 games as a senior, and posted more than 30 points seven times and more than 20 points 22 times...Had a season high of 37 points...Helped team to a 22-6 record and into the state playoffs...Averaged 16 points, eight rebounds and five assists as a junior...Named MVP of the 2009 North Carolina/South Carolina All-Star Basketball Classic in Myrtle Beach...He scored 15 points and had 10 rebounds in his team's 106-82 win, setting an all-time game record for most rebounds.
PERSONAL: Born Josh M. Davis on January 22, 1991...Son of Veronia Davis...Has two brothers; Gabe (23) and Breyon Hooper (37)...A business management major.