Combs Brings Home Dunk Crown; Dawkins Drains Women's Game-Winner
North Texas 2014-15 C-USA All-Freshman Team selection (Runner-up for C-USA Freshman of the Year). • One of just four freshmen in NT history to average at least 10 points and 6.5 rebounds. He joins Kenneth Lyons (1979-80: 17.7, 9.5), Ronnie Morgan (1987-88: 14.9, 10.2) and Tony Mitchell (2011-12: 14.7, 10.3). • 15 rebounds vs. Rice (3/11/15) are most by any NT player since Tony Mitchell tallied 16 boards (UALR, 2/23/12), and the most by any player in the 2015 C-USA Tournament. • Racked up five double-digit rebound games and three double-doubles. • Finished tops among all C-USA freshmen with 6.7 rebounds per game (9th overall) and a 56.1 field goal percentage (7th overall). • Ninth in C-USA with 2.55 offensive rebounds per game. • Finished the season strong with 16 points, 15 rebounds in C-USA Tourney vs. Rice. • Averaged 12.7 points, 8.7 rebounds over season's final three games. • 13 total double-digit scoring games. • Second C-USA Freshman of the Week award on Feb. 2 after averaging 15.0 points and 8.0 rebounds on 61.1 percent shooting. • Posted his second double-double in the win over first-place LA Tech (16 points, 13 rebounds). • Team-season high 25 points in the win over Langston. Named C-USA Freshman of the Week (Nov. 17) for his 17-point, 9-rebound outing in the season opener against Arkansas-Monticello. Tallied 23 points, 11 rebounds for a double-double in the exhibition game against Oklahoma City, his first collegiate action.
Carter HS HoopScoopOnline.com No. 16 player in Texas. Future150.com All-American, and ranked the No. 15 player in Texas and No. 23 power forward in the country. Two-time TABC 4A All-State selection (2013, 2014). Led all Dallas area 4A players in 2013-14 with 615 total points and 358 total rebounds. Ranked third in DFW with 21.2 points per game and second with 12.3 rebounds per game. Scored a game-high 25 points in the TABC State All-Star game. McDonald All-America nominee. District 11-4A Co-MVP in 2013-14, and Offensive MVP in 2012-13. Dallas Morning News Player of the Week after averaging 29.5 points and 21.5 rebounds in a pair of district wins. Racked up a career-high 31 rebounds in a win over Seagoville. As a junior, Combs led all 4A players in Texas with 23.2 points per game and 811 toal points. Texas Prep Magazine All-State and Dallas Morning News Third-Team All-Area honoree as a junior. USA Today All-USA Performance of the Week after dropping 50 points in a win over North Dallas. District 11-4A Co-Sophomore of the Year in 2012.