|Last School:||Maine Central Institute|
Before USC Upstate: Spent one season at the prep level, playing for Dave Campbell at Maine Central Institute… Averaged 6.2 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.6 assists per contest… Shot 45 percent from the field and connected on 82 percent of free throw attempts… Led MCI to the NEPSAC tournament championship… During the tournament, averaged 13.7 points, 4.3 rebounds and 3.3 assists per outing… Shot 62 percent from the floor during the championship run and scored 20 points in the semifinal win over No. 1 Brewster... Was rated an 85 by ESPN.com/Scouts Inc.
High School: Played for head coach Allen Whitehart at Centennial High School… As a senior, averaged 17 points, five assists and five rebounds per game en route to Offensive Player of the Year honors… Was a McDonald’s All-American nominee.
Personal: Born on Mar. 3, 1992 in Cartersville, Ga… Son of Amy Rodgers… Favorite TV show is “Martin”… Favorite singer is J. Cole… Favorite food is pizza… Favorite movie is “House Party”… Favorite actor is Martin Lawrence… Favorite song is “Friday Night Lights”… Favorite season is winter… Favorite sports figure is Floyd Mayweather… His mother was his hero growing up and the person he most admires… Favorite quote is “Go Hard or Go Home”… Wants to be a sports agent.