UMES leads by as many as 27 in the game, Hawks clutch down the stretch
Hawks Face Familiar Opponent on Day One of MEAC Tournament
UMES Looks for Win in Saturday Contest with Bison
Men's and women's basketball drop two apiece, bowling places second in Texas
UMES Prepares to Face North Carolina A&T in MEAC Match-up
2.1.14; Win 67-60
See Jim Glovier's photos of student-athletes at the Spring 2014 Graduation.
See some shots of the game vs. Coppin State when UMES participated in the "Hawks Go Green" Game.
See Mark Sutton's shots from the game at the Norfolk Scope Arena.
See Lloydlee Heite's shots of the Hawk's first win of 2013.
2013-14: Served as big man in the middle for UMES ... injured knee against Morgan State (Feb. 17) and surgery ended season early ... played in 21 games, starting 19 ... 5.2 ppg, 4.9 rpg and 17 blocks ...posted 10 points and 10 rebounds at Navy (Nov. 26) ... had season-high 14 points in 22 minutes against Wilmington (Dec. 23) ... 12 games with atleast five rebounds ... started first 12 games of season ... registered first career assist against N.C. Central (Feb. 1)
2012-13: Played in 13 games, starting in 11... totaled 255 minutes (19.6 MPG) ... averaged 3.7 ppg and 5.8rbg ... postedsix total blocks ... finished with a career-high 10 points on two occasions (at Hawai'i, Delaware State)
2011-12: Played for JUCO Monroe Community College (N.Y.)
2010-11: Won a MACJC title with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College ... led team to 21-6 overall reacord (9-3 in MACJC) ... played under Head Coach Wendell Weathers
Personal: Born in Enugu, Nigeria .... son of Francis Okanumu Ezeiru ... has one sister, Stephanie and one brother, Kachi ...wentto K.F.C. Enugu ... pregame superstitions include praying ... best sports moment was in his final yer of JUCO when he won a state championship after he got a rebound, kicked out the ball andteammate made three-pointer to win game ... lists his brother, Onyeka Chi as the person that has influenced him the most ... would like to play professional basketball following graduation from UMES ... hobbies outside of sports include reading, talking to friends and playing video games ... would like to win a MEAC championship before graduation ... personal athletic goals before graduation include being the best player he can be