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).
|0||Josh Walker||FR||G||6-0||Fairview, Louisiana||Fairview High School|
|1||Mark Politte||SR||G||6-2||Houston, Texas||University of the Incarnate Word|
|4||Joseph James||JR||G||5-7||Bossier City, Louisiana||Bossier Parish Community College|
|5||Dundrecous Nelson||SR||G||6-1||Jackson, Mississippi||Jackson State University|
|10||Brandon Davis||SR||F||6-3||Pomona, California||San Jacinto Junior College|
|12||Tevin Hall||SR||G||6-1||Bossier City, Louisiana||Louisiana Tech University|
|13||Will Nelson||SR||F||6-6||Port Allen, Louisiana||Texas A&M - Corpus Christi|
|20||Dimitri Smith||JR||F||6-4||Castor, Louisiana||Bossier Parish Community College|
|22||Tony Freeland||SR||F||6-8||Los Angeles, California||Long Beach State University|
|23||Breion Beaver||JR||G||6-0||Zwolle, Louisiana||Panola Junior College|
|30||Chris Mitchell||SO||G||5-10||Natchitoches, Louisiana||Natchitoches Central High School|
|31||Andrew Latson||FR||G||6-2||Bossier City, Louisiana||Airline High School|
|32||Dominic Dennis||SR||F||6-3||Franklin, Louisiana||Bossier Parish Community College|
|33||Kenny Stewart||JR||F||6-7||Williamsport, Pennsylvania||Eastern Michigan University|
|42||Daniel Temple||SR||G||6-1||Many, Louisiana||Louisiana Tech University|
|44||C. J. Hyslop||SO||F||6-6||Tulsa, Oklahoma||Rogers State University|
|21-9 (.700)||16-2 (.889)||Lost 2|