14 George Brozos
|High School:||Reserve Christian (La.) Academy|
GENERAL: Furman's lone senior...strong, physical player who will compete for playing time at power forward...knows how to use his body to establish position...boasts good shooting touch and 3-point range shooting ability. AS A JUNIOR (2006-07): Earned playing time off the bench in all 31 games...averaged 3.2 points and 2.2 rebounds per game...scored 10 points in the Paladins' season opening, 88-69 win over Charleston Southern...most productive game came in a 67-58 loss to Clemson when he scored a season high 11 points and claimed eight rebounds in 17 minutes of action...outing against Clemson included a pair of 3-pointers...claimed a career high nine rebounds against California (84-50 loss)...tallied eight points and four rebounds in an 80-77, double overtime loss to College of Charleston...matched a career high with three assists in a 69-64 win over Elon. AS A SOPHOMORE (2005-06): Saw action in all 28 games...averaged 3.4 points and 1.9 rebounds per game...connected on one of the season's most memorable shots when he drained a 3-pointer with 36 seconds left to give Furman a 64-63 lead en route to a 66-63 victory over Georgia Southern in Statesboro...win at Georgia Southern snapped the Eagles' 18-game home winning streak... in all converted 3-of-4 3-pointers and finished the contest with a season high 12 points...two games later registered a season high 20 minutes of action and scored 11 points in an 81-77 overtime loss to Elon...had seven points and four rebounds versus North Dakota State (71-63 win)...notched eight points and four boards against Missouri (72-63 loss)...scored six points, had three assists, and a pair of steals against Johns Hopkins (91-55 win). AS A FRESHMAN (2004-05): Registered playing time as a reserve in 24 games, averaging 9.2 minutes per contest...worked primarily at the power forward slot but also some at small forward...displayed solid shooting touch, converting 54.2 percent of his shots (32x59) from the field and 15-of-31 from 3-point range (48.4 percent)....drained 6-of-7 3-pointers (and claimed a season high eight rebounds) on the way to a season high 20-point performance versus Virginia Intermont (126-33)...six 3-pointers against Virginia Intermont marked the third most makes ever by a Paladin and second highest percentage (85.7 percent) by a player in program history...scored 10 points in a 71-51 win over Elon...scored seven points (4x4 FTs) to help key a 63-60 win at The Citadel. HIGH SCHOOL: 2004 graduate of Reserve Christian (La.) Academy...head basketball coach was Timmy Byrd...saw action at both small forward and power forward...averaged 18.0 points, 9.8 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game while helping his squad to a 39-12 record...shot 52.0 percent from the field and 39.0 percent from 3-point range...also contributed at an 81.0 percent clip from the free throw line...scored a season high 32 points in one contest...earned Slam Dunk To The Beach All-Tournament honors after tallying 17 points in a 76-61 win over nationally No. 3 ranked Ranier (Wash.) Beach Academy and 22 points and eight rebounds in a 79-76 triumph over eight-ranked Westchester (Calif.) Academy...keyed Reserve to a No. 18 national ranking at one point during the season...was also recruited by Western Kentucky, Baylor, and Wisconsin-Green Bay. PERSONAL: Full name is Georgios Brozos...son or Christos and Efi Brozos...born May 25, 1986, in Thessaloniki, Greece...has two siblings, Fotis and Tinos...communications major.