As of June 30, 2010
(Photo: Ross Davis)
(Photo: Ross Davis)
|School:||Lincoln High School '11|
USA Basketball Notes
- Member of the 2010 USA U18 National Team that compiled a 5-0 record, captured the 2010 FIBA Americas U18 Championship gold medal and qualified the U.S. for the 2011 FIBA U19 World Championship; averaged 8.0 ppg. and 2.8 rpg.
- Lists Baylor University, University of Kentucky, Oklahoma State University, Syracuse University and the University of Texas among his college choices.
High School Honors
- Named 2009 and 2010 All-State by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches.
- Named 2009 and 2010 All-Area first team by the Dallas Morning News.
- Is a three-time (2008, 2009, 2010) all-conference selection.
- Named 2008 Newcomer the Year by the Dallas Morning News.
High School Notes
- Attends Lincoln High School (Texas), where he aided his team to a 28-4 record and a third-place finish in the state; started all 30 games played and averaged 20.2 ppg., 11.5 rpg., 5.5 apg. and 2.3 spg.
- In 2008-09, Lincoln finished fourth in the state and
finished with a 28-6 mark; started all 34 games and averaged 18.7 ppg., 12.5 rpg. and 4.2 apg.
- As a freshman in 2007-08, started all 34 games played and averagged 13.5 ppg., 9.5 rpg. and 3.4 apg. as Lincoln finished with a 26-8 mark and in fifth place in the state.
- Born on June 30, 1992 in Dallas, Texas.
- Goes by L.B.
- Son of Samantha Nash.
- Is a member of his school's A/B Honor Roll.
- Half-brother Byron Eaton plays basketball for Oklahoma State University.
The Inside Scoop
- Favorite Internet sports site is Rivals.com and non-sports site is Facebook.com.
- Attends the same school that produced 2008 Olympic gold medalist Chris Bosh.
- Favorite player is 2008 Olympic gold medalist Carmelo Anthony and team is the Denver Nuggets.
- Favorite Olympic sport aside from basketball is track and field.
- The strangest place he's ever played basketball is Portland.
- The best game he's ever seen was Syracuse's 2009 Big East Tournament 6OT victory over Connecticut.
- Would like to play one-on-one against Carmelo Anthony.
- Favorite announcer is Dick Vitale.
- Enjoys listening to music when he's away from the court.
- Most people don't know that he can rap.
- His first basketball memory is of dunking in the sixth grade.
- This right-hander wears No. 2.
- Favorite food is hot wings.
- Can't live without T-Lady, his mom.