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Class of 2011-12 ECU Basketball Recruiting
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Thumbnail sketches of ECU's
Recruiting Class of 2011-12

This page last updated 04.16.11

Most recent addition: Miami Dade College F Maurice Kemp, Jr.

Thumbnails are included for players who have signed grants-in-aid or expressed verbal commitments to sign with East Carolina's basketball recruiting class of 2011-12.

Thumbnails compiled by Al Myatt.
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BOLD BLUE text denotes links to feature-length
profiles by recruiting analyst
Thad Mumau.

SHAMARR BOWDEN (6-3, 170) G, Chipola (FL) Junior College ... Bowden played first semester last season at Charlotte, where he averaged 5.7 points in 10.2 minutes played. ... He had 21 points in the season opener against UNC Asheville and scored 17 points in 13 minutes in a road upset of then-No. 18 Louisville. ... Averaged 20 points as a junior at Greensboro Grimlsey before finishing his prep career at the Miller School in Charlottesville, Va. ... Bowden helped the Mavericks to a two-year record of 48-11 in his two seasons in Charlottesville. ... He is coached by Jake Headrick at Chipola. ... ECU coach Jeff Lebo likes his shooting range. ... Signed with the Pirates on Nov. 11, 2010. ... Bowden led the 49ers with 14.0 points per game during their 2008 Summer Tour of Canada but sat out the ensuing season with an injury. ... Projects as a shooting guard at ECU. [Posted 11.12.10]

MAURICE KEMP, JR. (6-6, 174) F, Miami Dade College ... Signing announced on April 13. ... East Carolina had a scholarship available after Wakefield Ellison left the program. ... Averaged 16.7 points and 9.9 rebounds while making 59 percent of his field goal attempts, including 52 percent behind the arc. ... Coached by Matt Eisele at Miami Dade. ... 2010-11 Sharks went 21-11. ... Kemp made first-team All-Florida Community College Activities Association. ... Averaged 26 points and 11 rebounds as a senior at Dade Christian. ... Spent one season at Alabama A&M before transferring to Miami Dade. ... Pirates coach Jeff Lebo likes Kemp's versatility and noted that the spring signee can play several positions. ... Kemp is from Pembroke Pines, FL. [Posted 04.16.11]

PARIS ROBERTS-CAMPBELL (6-3, 185) G, United Faith Academy, Charlotte ... Roberts-Campbell averaged 15.0 points per game last season as United Faith won its second straight North Carolina Independent Schools 1-A state championship with a 30-6 overall record. ... He scored 14 points in the championship game of the GlaxoSmithKline Holiday Invitational in Raleigh against Word of God. ... Made first team all-conference as a junior. ... “Paris is a bouncy, long range shooter with speed,” said ECU coach Jeff Lebo after Roberts-Campbell signed on Nov. 11. “Paris is a great kid, good student and we are excited that he will be part of our program.” ... Coached by Shaun Wiseman at United Faith. ... Committed to the Pirates in late August after receiving offers from College of Charleston, Furman, Wofford and UNC Wilmington. ... Expected to play wing guard at ECU. [Posted 11.12.10]

PAUL STONE (6-6, 195) G-F, Ringgold (VA.) Dan River High ... Stone averaged 12 points, seven assists and five rebounds per game last season as a junior at George Washington High School in Danville, Va. ... Was an All-Western Valley District selection for the 2009-10 season. ... Dan River coach Jacob Gruse said Virginia Commonwealth, UNC Wilmington, Florida State, Georgetown and Wake Forest had shown interest in Stone but ECU was the first with a scholarship offer. ... "I went to one of the football games and the people just welcomed me with open arms and I just loved it,” Stone told ... Pirates coach Jeff Lebo said Stone's versatility could allow him to play several positions. ... Signed with the Pirates on Nov. 11. ... Played for the Richmond Squires AAU team. ... ECU got his commitment in October. [Posted 11.12.10]

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