Miami Dade College

Athletics

  • Shane Legend Rector

    #0 - Shane Legend Rector

    Class: SO
    Position: Pg
    Height: 6’2
    High School: St. Raymond HS / South Kent (senior year)
    Hometown: Bronx, NY
    Major: Undecided
    Awards/ Honors: Jordan Brand Classic Regional Game
    Hobbies: Mini golf “yong tiger” and listening to music
    Dreams: Play in the NBA

  • Marvin Jean-Pierre

    #1 - Marvin Jean-Pierre

    Class: FR
    Position: SG/PG
    Height: 6’1
    High School: Deerfield Beach High School
    Hometown: Pampona Beach, FL
    Major: Undecided
    Awards/ Honors: Broward county leading scorer, 2 team all-county
    Hobbies: Eat, sleep, and Dance
    Dreams: Play professional basketball.
    Favorite Quote: Go hard or go home.

  • Anthony Tompkins

    #2 - Anthony Tompkins

    Class: SO
    Position: PG, G
    Height: 6’1
    High School: Agape Christian Academy
    Hometown: Pine Hills, Orlando FL
    Major: Business management
    Awards/ Honors: 2nd Team all-State, All Tourney player, MVP of High School.
    Hobbies: Playing cards, fishing, four wheeling, chilling with my people and playing basketball.
    Dreams: Graduating College, becoming a professional Athlete, want to retire a multi-millionaire real estate broker and have many self-owned businesses, move my family to the islands and travel with my sons throughout their basketball games.
    Favorite Quote: Say what you mean, mean what you say.

  • Macoumba Kane

    #3 - Macoumba Kane

    Class: FR
    Position: SG
    Height: 6’8
    High School: Northwood Temple Academy
    Hometown: Dakar/ Senegal
    Major: Interior Designer or Business
    Awards/ Honors: MVP soccer 2012-2013, Coach award 2012-2013 and 2013-2014
    Hobbies: Sleeping, working out, playing video game, eat good food.
    Dreams: NBA player or Interior designer
    Favorite Quote: Don’t let yourself disappoint yourself.

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  • Joe Junior Mvuezoio

    #4 - Joe Junior Mvuezoio

    Class: FR
    Position: SG/SF
    Height: 6’5
    High School: Barking Abbey
    Hometown: London
    Major: Undecided
    Awards/ Honors: Great Britain uzo European Championships 2014, only 1196 born in the tournament
    Hobbies: Playing basketball and working out.
    Dreams: Professional basketball and working out.
    Favorite Quote: Train like an animal, play like a beast


  • Eric Banks

    #5 - Eric Banks

    Class: FR
    Position: SF
    Height: 6’3
    High School: Sandalwood High
    Hometown: Jacksonville FL
    Major: Sports medicine or sports therapy
    Awards/ Honors: Player of the year twice
    Hobbies: Basketball and hanging out with friends.
    Dreams: D1 College and NBA
    Favorite Quote:

  • Brandon Jones

    #10 - Brandon Jones

    Class: FR
    Position: SF
    Height: 6’4
    High School: Largo high School
    Hometown: Clearwater FL
    Major: Undecided
    Awards/ Honors: All Conference 1st team all-county.
    Hobbies: Basketball. Video games, hanging out with friends.
    Dreams: To be rich and famous.
    Favorite Quote: Work hard when no one is looking.

  • Jaylin Gilbert

    #11 - Jaylin Gilbert

    Class: SO
    Position: G
    Height: 6’2
    High School: Ridgeview
    Hometown: Jacksonville
    Major: Business
    Awards/ Honors: Honorable Mention
    Hobbies: Basketball
    Dreams: Play overseas games.
    Favorite Quote: You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.

  • Christian Pizarro

    #12 - Christian Pizarro

    Class: FR  
    Position: PG
    Height: 5’11
    High School:
    Hometown: Boston
    Major: Sports medicine
    Awards/ Honors: MVP Big Sixteen PR
    Hobbies: Play ball all day and listen to music
    Dreams: Go to the NBA
    Favorite Quote: Never quit if you really want to be there at the highest level.

  • Trayvon Messenburg

    #13 - Trayvon Messenburg

    Class: FR
    Position: PF/C
    Height: 6’8
    High School: Vaux
    Hometown: Philadelphia
    Major: Sports medicine
    Awards/ Honors:
    Hobbies: Eating, playing ball, buying new clothes/ sneakers.
    Dreams: To make sure my mom don’t have to work anymore and feed my family.
    Favorite Quote: Don’t be good be Great.

  • Abraham Dulen Traore

    #14 - Abraham Dulen Traore

    Class: FR
    Position: PF/C
    Height: 6’9
    High School: Northwood Temple Academy
    Hometown: North Carolina/ Africa (Ivory Coast)
    Major: Sports and medicine
    Awards/ Honors: First team at the North Carolina state tournament, first team Faye heville county region, MVP of Northwood Temple Academy Banquet, MVP of the CSC (Christian School Conference), first team of the Christian School Conference.
    Hobbies: Playing basketball
    Dreams: Play professional basketball
    Favorite Quote: Hard work beats talent when talent refuses to work hard.