Ranked No. 76 by Rivals.com, No. 77 by Dave Telep of Scout.com and No. 92 in the 2008 ESPNU 100 Originally signed a letter of intent as a part of the University of Nevada's 2008 class, but was granted his full release in April 2009.
Ranked No. 14 on the Long Beach Press-Telegram's prestigious "Best in the West" and No. 16 nationally at his position by Rivals.com Averaged 17 points as sophomore in 2005-06 Earned All-King County first-team honors in 2007, averaging 21.3 points in 12 games for the Inglemoor Vikings as junior Led IHS to sixth-place finish in King County in 2006-07 as team captain Enrolled at New Hampton [N.H.] Prep for 2008-09 academic year, where he averaged 19.0 points and 6.0 rebounds.
Full name is Mark Robert McLaughlin Born April 22, 1990, in San Francisco, Calif. Son of Mark Anderson and Maureen McLaughlin Undecided major.