Men's basketball vs. Oklahoma, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014
Consensus top-75 national recruit, ranked as high as No. 28 in 2013 class by ESPN.com ... Physically imposing, capable of playing multiple positions ... Highest ranked member of Baylor's 2013 recruiting class that was ranked No. 13 nationally by ESPN.com.
HIGH SCHOOL Played two seasons for head coach Stu Vetter at Montrose Christian School in Rockville, Md. ... Helped team to 19-5 record as senior in 2012-13 ... Earned 2013 All-MET honors after averaging 8.8 points. 9.1 rebounds and 8.2 assists for Mustangs ... Scored 20 points for Capital team in 40th Capital Classic All-Star Game ... Played against fellow 2013 Baylor signee Al Freeman's Findlay Prep team and scored team-high 21 points ... Began prep career at Raytown (Mo.) South High School, where he averaged 13.6 points and 9.8 rebounds as a sophomore in 2010-11 ... Ranked No. 28 in 2013 recruiting class by ESPN.com, No. 51 by Scout.com, No. 52 by Rivals.com and No. 62 by 247Sports.com.
PERSONAL Full name is Ishmail Carzell Wainright ... Nickname is "Ish" ... Born Sept. 12, 1994, in Kansas City, Mo. ... Son of Calvin Wainright and Mary Mills ... Sports management major.