Men's Basketball

 
32 - Drico Hightower
Drico Hightower
Height: 6-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Augusta, Ga.
High School: Prince Avenue Prep
Previous College: Angelina College
Position: F

2012-13... Was named first team All-Peach Belt Conference... was named second team National Association of Basketball Coaches NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region... started all 30 games for the Falcons during his senior season... averaged 16.2 points per game, 7.1 rebounds per game and 1.8 assists per game... led the team as he shot 60.8 percent from the floor... scored a career-high 26 points against Young Harris... grabbed a season-high 13 rebounds against Francis Marion... equaled his season-high with 13 rebounds against Clayton State.

2011-12... Played in 37 games and started 12 contests for the Falcons... averaged 8.2 points and 5.2 rebounds per game... shot 51 percent from the field... scored a career-high 20 points against Clayton State... grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds against Concordia-Selma.

2008-09... Competed at Angelina College... averaged 9.2 points per game and 6.4 rebounds.

2007-08... Competed at Angelina College... averaged 5.9 points per game while shooting 56 percent from the field.

High School... Prepped at Prince Avenue Prep School.

Personal... A kinesiology major at UM... son of Janet Mutombo... has a brother, Vontezz, and a sister, Lataishia.