Ricky Tarrant leads the Green Wave with 21 points and Josh Davis added 18 points and 10 rebounds in victory
Third-year head coach Ed Conroy addressed media at the Hertz Center
Green Wave's 16-man roster officially opens practice on Friday
Green Wave also visit New York City, San Diego, Nebraska and Alabama
Green Wave will play three games during five day visit to Atlantis Resort
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12): Started at Tulsa for his first career start and also started against UAB in the C-USA Tournament...Played in 23 games with those two starts...Logged nine minutes in the season-opener against Alabama State...Scored four points and grabbed a rebound in his collegiate debut...Had four points and two rebounds against Southern...Added four points and three boards against MacMurray...Had four points and a pair of rebounds against Rice...Added five points at Rice...Scored six points in four minutes in the victory over Houston...Had four points and a career-high four rebounds against Memphis...Scored five points at UAB, including hitting a halfcourt shot at the end of the first half....Added six points at Houston...Scored four against East Carolina in the regular season finale...Posted a season-high eight points against UAB in the conference tournament.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Mount Vernon Presbyterian High School for coach Curtis Berry...Help guide his team to the GISA Class AAA State Championship with a record of 34-2 as a senior...Earned first-team All-State honors after posting 16.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game...Averaged 19.0 points and 12.0 rebounds per game during his career...Also earned two letters in cross country.
PERSONAL: Born on May 30, 1993...Son of Nneka and Chris Nwogbo...Has two brothers, Zimmy (21) and Icennacho (17)...Career ambition is to become an athletic trainer.