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Freddy Asprilla
15  Freddy Asprilla

Villavicencio, Colombia

High School:
The Patterson [N.C.] School

Last College:
Florida International

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 280



Junior College: Transferred initially to Miami Dade College in Miami, Fla., playing in five games... Eventually transferred to Cloud County Community College in Concordia, Kan., and opted to just take classes... Rated the No. 2 prospect in the junior college ranks by JucoJunction.com.

At Florida International: Played one season at Florida International University in Miami, Fla. ... Helped the Golden Panthers to a 13-20 overall record, including a 7-11 mark in Sun Belt Conference play, as a true freshman in 2008-09... The team finished in fifth place in the East Division and lost in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Championship to top-seeded Western Kentucky... Selected the Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Year... Also named third team All-Sun Belt Conference... Saw action in 23 games, including 14 starts... Missed seven games at mid-season due to a herniated disc in his back... Averaged 13.7 points on 53.2 percent shooting (126-of-237) with 9.2 rebounds, 0.7 assists and 0.7 blocks in 25.7 minutes per game... Connected on 45.1 percent (64-of-142) from the free throw line... Led the Sun Belt with 12 double-doubles, including eight in conference play... Would've ranked among the Top 15 in five categories in the league, including first in rebounding and offensive rebounds, if he played the requisite 75 percent of the team's 33 games... Ranked first on the team in eight categories, including field goals, field goal percentage, free throws attempted, rebounding, double-doubles, while he was second in scoring, field goal attempted and free throws... Led the team in rebounding in 21 of his 23 games played... Scored in all 23 games, including 18 double-digit efforts... Collected four 20-point games, including back-to-back against Western Kentucky (1/8) and Middle Tennessee State (1/10)... Posted a season-best 28 points against Middle Tennessee State (1/10)... Paced the squad in scoring seven times, all in conference play... Averaged a double-double in league play, averaging 17.3 points on 55.5 percent shooting (76-of-137) with 11.4 rebounds in 28.5 minutes per game... Coached by Sergio Rouco.

High School: A one-year starter and letterman at The Patterson School in Lenoir, N.C. ... Helped the Bulldogs to a 36-4 overall record and a No. 3 national prep school ranking in 2006-07... The squad advanced to the inaugural Prep School National Championship, where they lost in the semifinals to eventual national champion Notre Dame (Mass.) Prep led by former Wildcat Michael Beasley... Was a teammate of Jamar Samuels and Dominique Sutton at Patterson...Coached at Patterson by Chris Chaney.

Personal: Freddy Alberto Asprilla was born May 9, 1988 in Villavicencio, Colombia... Parents are Freddy Asprilla and Doris Blanco... Received scholarship offers from a number of schools, including Hofstra, Marquette, Memphis and Miami (Fla.)... Major is undecided.