1999-2000 (Junior): Started all 29 games and averaged 33.4 minutes as a junior? Finished third on the team in scoring, 11.2 points per game, in his first season at Baylor? Selected All-Big 12 honorable mention by the league coaches following his junior season? Named to the Big 12 All-Newcomer team in 1999-2000? Led the squad in rebounds, and ranked seventh in the Big 12, pulling down an average of 7.7 boards? His 3.41 offensive-rebound average ranked fourth in the Big 12? Tallied 77 steals, the third-highest single-season total in school history? His 2.66 steals-per-game average ranked first in the Big 12? Shot 57.6 percent from the field in 1999-2000, the fifth-highest percentage in the conference? Registered nine double-doubles, the third most in the Big 12? Was named the Big 12 Player of the Week on Jan. 3 after averaging 18.0 points and 9.0 rebounds in wins over North Texas, Southern and Arkansas-Pine Bluff? Selected Big 12 Rookie of the Week (Nov. 30, 1999) after averaging 26.3 points, 15.7 rebounds in wins over Eastern Washington, North Carolina A&T and McNeese State? Turned heads in his third game in Green and Gold, with a 32-point, 17-rebound performance in a win over McNeese State? Scored 25 points and pulled down 18 rebounds in his first game at Baylor, a win over Eastern Washington? Posted double-doubles in his first five games at Baylor? Narrowly missed recording a triple-double with a 27 point, 10 rebound, nine assist effort in a victory over North Texas? Set a Ferrell Center record in the UNT win by shooting 91.7 percent from the field (11-for-12)? Averaged 17.2 points and 11.2 rebounds in non-conference games? Earned a double-double, and posted career high for points in a conference game, with 14 points and 11 rebounds in a 71-57 win over Texas Tech? Scored in double-digits in eight of 16 Big 12 games? Scored 13 points on 6-of-8 field goals and grabbed seven boards in a 63-54 victory over Texas A&M? Made a career-tying seven steals and scored 11 points in a narrow defeat at Kansas? Seven steals tied KU's Allen Fieldhouse opponent single-game record? Transferred to Baylor from Indian Hills CC.
JUNIOR COLLEGE (1997-1999, Freshman & Sophomore): Two-time junior college All-America at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, Iowa under coaches Terry Carrol and Mike Capaccio? Member of two junior college national championship teams (1997-98 and 1998-99)? Led Indian Hills to the 1997-98 national title and a 38-0 record? Named to the national all-tournament team in 1998, the only freshman so honored? Averaged 12.8 points and 7.7 rebounds in his JC career? Named a first-team junior college All-American by Street & Smith's following freshman season? Honored as the nation's "Best Defender" in junior college by Lindy's magazine following his sophomore season? Named the No. 2 wing forward JC player by Lindy's magazine? Listed among the "Top Juco" players, the No. 5 power forward, by The Sporting News? An honorable mention All-America selection by Blue Ribbon Yearbook.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time, all-state selection under head coach Kenya Jackson at Messmer High School in Milwaukee, Wis? Led MHS to state championships as a sophomore and senior? Named to the all-tournament team as a senior? Averaged 28 points, 12 rebounds and four assists as a senior in 1997? Led his division, and finished second in the state in scoring? A three-year starter at Messmer.
PERSONAL: Has three older brothers, Reggie (Parker), Derrick and Fred? Father of one daughter, Terrianna, age 2? Born 6-15-78 in Milwaukee, Wis? Son of Lillie and James Black? Majoring in general studies.
BLACK?S CAREER STATS
TOTAL ?? 3-PTS ?? ? REBOUNDS ? Year GP GS Min Avg FG FGA Pct 3FG FGA Pct FT FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts Avg 1999-2000 (Baylor) 29 29 970 33.4 141 245 .576 8 30 .267 35 89 .393 99 124 223 7.7 63 4 88 75 12 77 325 11.2 Career 29 29 970 33.4 141 245 .576 8 30 .267 35 89 .393 99 124 223 7.7 63 4 88 75 12 77 325 11.2