|42 Daquan Joyner
Saw limited action as freshman ... Coaches looking to see significant improvement on both ends of the floor ... Has the ability to play facing the basket and or with his back to it.
As A Freshman (2007-08)
Played in 12 games during the season ... Totaled four points during the season ... Scored two points in the season opener against Limestone and two points on the road versus Marshall ... Finished the year 2-of-5 from the floor ... Tallied eight rebounds during the season, including a season-best three at Marshall ... Blocked two shots at Marshall ... Logged a season-high 11 minutes at home against Tulane ... Played a total of 38 minutes all season (3.2 per game).
Played for coach Randy Jordan at Goldsboro High ... Named to the 2A all-state team by NCPreps.com ... Selected to play in the 2007 North Carolina East-West High School All-Star basketball game ... Scored 20 points in the North Carolina-South Carolina All-Star High School Basketball Game ... Concluded his prep career with over 1,00 points ... Averaged 16.3 points, 9.9 rebounds and 5.1 blocks as a senior ... Helped Goldsboro reach the sectional semifinals as a senior ... Served as team captain ... McDonald's All-America nominee ... Graduated as the all-time leading rebounder and leading shot blocker at Goldsboro High ... Three-time all-conference performer and team MVP.
Born in Bronx, N.Y. on November 16, 1988 ...
Parents are Carla Joyner and Jesse Brooks ... Has two
brothers, Jesse (23) and Xavier (12) and two sisters,
Shéquana (24) and Shayla (infant) ... Academic major