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Ishmail Wainright 24

Ishmail  Wainright


Kansas City, Mo.

High School:
Montrose Christian [Md.]

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 260




Baylor vs. Iowa State Photos

USATSI photos from Baylor football vs. Iowa State

Four-year member of Baylor basketball team ... Joined football program in April 2017 ... Competing for time at tight end ... Hasn't played football since ninth grade in 2009 ... Two-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member.

Baylor Basketball: Played in 132 games with 76 starts over four seasons with Baylor basketball from 2013-17 ... 2017 honorable mention All-Big 12 by coaches ... Averaged 3.8 points per game 3.2 rebounds per game over career ... Averaged 5.7 ppg, 5.1 rpg and 3.1 apg as senior in 2016-17 ... Helped Bears to Sweet 16 appearances in 2014 and 2017 ... Led Baylor to 99 wins during his career ... Played key role in the Bears earning four consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances for first time in program history.

High School: Played two seasons of basketball 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 ... 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 ... Consensus top-75 recruit, ranked No. 28 in 2013 class by, No. 51 by, No. 52 by and No. 62 by ... Highest ranked member of 2013 recruiting class that was ranked No. 13 nationally by

Personal: Son of Calvin Wainright and Mary Mills ... Communications major.


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