Comprised Baylor's consensus top-20 recruiting class of 2011 with Westchester Country Day School teammate Quincy Miller ... Overall national recruiting rankings - No. 52 (Scout.com), No. 53 (Rivals.com), No. 53 (ESPN), No. 86 (MaxPreps.com) Rated one of the nation's best dunkers in high school ... Played in both Jordan Brand Classic Regional Game and 39th Derby Festival Basketball Classic ... Traveled to Poland and Germany along with teammate Brady Heslip as part of Athletes in Action tour in summer 2012 ... Came off bench in 30 games during freshman season ... Provided strong defensive presence throughout Bears' postseason run.
2011-12 (FRESHMAN) BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (FALL 2011) Appeared in 30 games as reserve guard ... Averaged 3.3 points and 1.9 rebounds in 10.3 minutes off bench ... Had four games with multiple steals ... Made Baylor debut in season-opening 77-55 win Nov. 11 vs. Texas Southern, scoring 7 points in 15 minutes ... Chipped in 8 points and season-high 7 rebounds in Nov. 13 rout of Jackson State ... Scored then-career-high 10 points, including 4 dunks, in Nov. 29 win over Prairie View A&M ... Added 9 points Dec. 14 vs. Bethune-Cookman, including windmill dunk that was No. 2 on SportsCenter's Top 10 plays ... Later added 8 points and 6 rebounds in 19 minutes in Dec. 19 win vs. Paul Quinn ... Poured in career-high 13 points and added 6 rebounds in 22 minutes before fouling out March 10 against Missouri in Big 12 Championship title game ... Added two steals in two NCAA Tournament games - March 15 vs. South Dakota State and March 25 vs. Kentucky ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for fall semester.
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner for head coach Pat Khan at Westchester Country Day School in High Point, N.C. ... Rated four-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Averaged 19.3 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.5 assists as junior in 2009-10 ... Four-time all-conference and three-time all-state selection, while earning conference player of the year honors twice ... Averaged 20.0 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 3.3 steals as sophomore in 2008-09 ... Played in both Jordan Brand Classic Regional Game (North Carolina players only) and 39th Derby Festival Basketball Classic, scoring game-high 20 points.
PERSONAL Full name is Quddus Tosin Bello ... Goes by "Deuce" ... Son of Bummy Bello ... Born Sept. 19, 1992, in New Brunswick, N.J. ... Majoring in marketing ... Career ambition is to do marketing for NBA.