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Antwan Burrus

Class: Junior
Position: F
Height: 6-6
Weight: 220

Previous School: South Central

Hometown: Winterville, N.C.

2011 (So.): Appeared in all 32 contests for the Flames, starting 14 … team leader in blocked shots, finishing fifth in the Big South with 40 … fifth on the team in scoring, averaging 6.5 ppg …third-leading rebounder with 4.2 rpg … 10th in the league in offensive rebounds, pulling down 2.3 per game … recorded double-digit scoring figures in 10 contests … scored 14 second-half points against UNC Wilmington (11/16) to finish with 16 tallies and eight rebounds ... posted 13 points at Texas Tech (11/21) … garnered a double-double in a 64-58 win over Mississippi Valley State (11/26), putting up 10 points and 11 rebounds … finished with 14 points on 6-for-10  shooting in a 67-65 overtime win against Chicago State (11/27) in the South Padre Island Invitational … tallied 11 points in games against Union College (12/28) and Radford (1/15) … racked up 13 points and 7 rebounds in a 100-82 win versus VMI (1/20).

2010 (Fr.): Second on the team in blocked shots with 29 … made his debut with the Flames versus Southern Virginia (11/14), finishing with four points and two rebounds … recorded six points at Notre Dame (11/22) … racked up 15 points, five rebounds and one block against Kentucky Christian (12/12), earning Big South Freshman of the Week honors … recorded 10 points versus UCF (12/29) at the UCF Classic … posted double-digit scoring figures in five straight contests during games played 1/2-1/16 … achieved first career double-double at Presbyterian College (1/7), finishing with 10 points and 10 rebounds … blocked three shots at VMI (1/2) ... notched a career-high 20 points, 13 rebounds and six assists against VMI (1/28)… put up 18 points and nine rebounds against Presbyterian College (2/6) … tallied 11 points, while grabbing 10 rebounds at UNC Asheville (2/11) … grabbed 10 boards and posted eight points versus High Point (2/20).

Prep: Averaged a team-high 22.2 points and 9.6 rebounds per game to lead South Central to a 23-4 record and a Coastal League Championship as a senior … finished runner-up in conference player of the year voting of the 3A/4A Coastal League … earned all-state, all-conference, all-district and all-area honors during his junior and senior seasons … finished runner-up in area player of the year voting as a senior.

Personal: Son of Ed and Valencia Burrus … birthday is Oct. 14 … plans on majoring in finance … uncle Harry Burrus played basketball at Elon.