#5 Dundrecous Nelson
Dundrecous Nelson Image
6-1 | SR | G
Jackson, Mississippi
Jackson State University

Previous Schools: Transfer from NCAA D1 Jackson State University…Led the Tigers in scoring with over 14 points per game, and averaged over two assists per game…Originally began his career at Ole Miss where he was the second leading scorer for the Rebels as a sophomore…Set an Ole Miss freshman record with a career-high 30 points, while tying the freshman record for three-pointers made in a game (7)…Top 100 recruit nationally by ESPN and Rivals out of high school.

High School: Listed as the No. 20 point guard in the country by Scout.com, No. 22 by Rivals.com and No. 23 by ESPN.com ... Averaged 22.4 points and 3.5 assists as a senior, helping Murrah High School to a district championship ... Also helped Murrah, coached by Bob Frith, to a district title as a sophomore ... Named to the All-Southern team by the Orlando Sentinel ... Two-time Dandy Dozen pick by The Clarion-Ledger ... Two-time All-State selection ... Three-time All-Metro ... MVP of the 2010 Mississippi-Alabama All-Star game, scoring 22 points in a 112-88 win ... Averaged 17 points as a junior before sustaining injuries in a serious car accident ... Averaged 21 points as a sophomore and set a school record with a 45-point outing that season ... Also played football for two years and was the team MVP and an all-district pick as a junior.

Personal: Born Dundrecous Deunta Nelson on November 24, 1991, in Jackson, Mississippi…is the son of Petronia Nelson and Lehman Ellis…has two sisters: Takiyah Ellis and Alyiah Ellis...the father of Saniyah Nelson (4).

Statistics:
PlayerGPGS  MINMIN/G  FGM-AFG%3FG-A3FG%FTM-AFT%
2013-14173 32319 60-14342%33-8937.1%64-8476.2%
Totals:173 32319 60-14342%33-8937.1%64-8476.2%
Player  REBREB/GOREBDREB  BLKSSTLASTTOA/TOPFTFDQPTSPTS/G
2013-14 251.5421 22219270.7532521712.8
Totals:251.5421 22219270.7532521712.8
 
2013-14 Men's Basketball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
0Josh WalkerFRG6-0 Fairview, LouisianaFairview High School
1Mark PolitteSRG6-2 Houston, TexasUniversity of the Incarnate Word
4Joseph JamesJRG5-7 Bossier City, LouisianaBossier Parish Community College
5Dundrecous NelsonSRG6-1 Jackson, MississippiJackson State University
10Brandon DavisSRF6-3 Pomona, CaliforniaSan Jacinto Junior College
12Tevin HallSRG6-1 Bossier City, LouisianaLouisiana Tech University
13Will NelsonSRF6-6 Port Allen, LouisianaTexas A&M - Corpus Christi
20Dimitri SmithJRF6-4 Castor, LouisianaBossier Parish Community College
22Tony FreelandSRF6-8 Los Angeles, CaliforniaLong Beach State University
23Breion BeaverJRG6-0 Zwolle, LouisianaPanola Junior College
30Chris MitchellSOG5-10 Natchitoches, LouisianaNatchitoches Central High School
31Andrew LatsonFRG6-2 Bossier City, LouisianaAirline High School
32Dominic DennisSRF6-3 Franklin, LouisianaBossier Parish Community College
33Kenny StewartJRF6-7 Williamsport, PennsylvaniaEastern Michigan University
42Daniel TempleSRG6-1 Many, LouisianaLouisiana Tech University
44C. J. HyslopSOF6-6 Tulsa, OklahomaRogers State University
Coaches
Kyle Blankenship Image
Head Coach
2nd season
 
Derrick Greene Image
Assistant Coach
11th season
 
Keenan Gaskin Image
Student Assistant
2nd season
 
 
 
M - Basketball
Overall RRAC Streak
21-9 (.700) 16-2 (.889) Lost 2
 
 
 
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