MINERAL AREA COLLEGE
Men's Basketball Player Profile
#50 Marquis Young
Austin High School
Last Season: Marquis spent last season playing for Coach Barnes and the Ole Miss Rebels. The University of Mississippi is a NCAA DI affiliate in the SEC (Southeastern Conference). Young played in ten games his freshman season before attending Highland (IL) CC for the summer. He will add a needed big man to the post for the Cardinals in January.
Senior Season at Austin High School: He averaged 24 PPG, 12 RPG, and 3.7 APG during his senior campaign at Austin High School (Chicago, IL) in 2005, where he earned multiple honors.
Parents: Elizabeth Young
Major: Business, but still undecided
Favorite thing to do: talk on the phone and playing NBA live video game
Favorite Foods: Chinese
Favorite Movie: Belly
Favorite Song/Artist: Jay-Z, Lil-Wayne
Person I Admire Most: My Grandma
Favorite Sports Star: Dick NoWitzki
Most Memorable Moment: Prom Night
Three Words that Best Describe Me: Humorous, Nonsalaught, and interesting
Coaches Comments: "Marquis has great hands and footwork in the post. he understands how to use his body to post up, rebound, and defend the basket. He will be a great addition to the roster in January."