As A Freshman (2012-13 Season)
MW Rankings: 3rd in blocked shots
NCAA Rankings: 114th in blocked shots
Played in all 34 games, averaging 14.2 minutes... Averaged 2.9 points and 2.9 rebounds... Set the SDSU and Mountain West freshman record for blocked shots in a season with 51 (team-high 1.5 bpg)... His season blocked shot total was the fourth-most in the Aztec record book... Blocked at least one shot 24 times and had multiple blocks 13 times... His 40 offensive rebounds were the fourth most on the team... Had one double-figure scoring and rebounding game... Played three minutes in his Aztec debut vs. No. 9/9 Syracuse (11-11-12)... Set then-career highs in points (7), blocks (1) and minutes (14) vs. San Diego Christian (11-13-12)... Established then-career highs with five rebounds and a blocked shot at Missouri State (11-17-12)... Enjoyed his best night as an Aztec with personal-bests in scoring (12), rebounding (then-career-high 5), blocks (then-career-high 2), steals (1), field goals (4), free throws (4) and minutes (16) vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11-21-12)... Grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds in 30 minutes at USC (11-25-12)... Blocked a then-career-high three shots vs. UCLA (12-1-12)... Swatted a then-career-high three shots, grabbed six boards and assisted on his first basket vs. San Diego (12-15-12)... Blocked a career-high four shots, while adding five points and two boards vs. Point Loma Nazarene (12-18-12)... Made all three of his field-goal attempts and finished with six points and a game-high three blocks vs. No. 3/3 Arizona (12-25-12)... Blocked a pair of shots and tied his career high with one assist vs. Colorado State (1-12-13)... Made both of his field-goal attempts and ultimately finished with four points, three rebounds, three blocks and one steal vs. No. rv/23 UNLV (1-16-13)... Connected on all three of his attempts from the field and finished with six points at Nevada (1-23-13)... Was successful on both field-goal attempts and recorded four points, three rebounds, two blocks and a career-high three steals vs. No. 15/17 New Mexico (1-26-13)... Blocked a career-high four shots and pulled down three rebounds vs. Boise State (2-6-13)... Made all three of his field-goal attempts en route to six points, grabbed six rebounds and blocked a game-high three shots vs. Fresno State (2-9-13)... Blocked a team-high three shots in 14 minutes at UNLV (2-16-13)... Scored eight points on a career-high four field goals, grabbed six rebounds, had a career-high one assist and blocked a career-high four shots vs. Wyoming (2-19-13)... Set the SDSU (45) and Mountain West (44) freshman record for blocks in a season with his career-high four vs. Nevada (2-23-13)... In just 10 minutes, he contributed four points, two rebounds, one block and one steal vs. Boise State (3-13-13) in the quarterfinals of the MW tournament... Scored two points and had a blocked shot in the second round of the NCAA tournament vs. Oklahoma (3-22-13)... Pulled down four rebounds (three offensive) and blocked one shot vs. Florida Gulf Coast (3-24-13) in the third round of the NCAA tournament.
Finished the season ranked No. 126 on the 2012 Rivals 150 and No. 22 among the nation's centers... ESPN.com gave him a scout grade of 89 and three stars... The website tabbed him as the 16th-best player in California, the 26th-best in the region and the 37th-best power forward... Scout.com pegged him as the 30th-best center nationally and a three-star athlete... MaxPreps.com rated him as a four-star player... Helped Price High to a runner-up state finish in Division IV of CIF in 2011-12... Averaged 13 points, 12 rebounds and six blocked shots for a Price team that finished 26-9... Was named the 2012 Wave Newspapers Player of the Year and was a first-team selection... Tabbed a third-team performer on the Cal-Hi Sports all-state team... Led his squad to victory in the 2012 Collison All-American game.