Combs Brings Home Dunk Crown; Dawkins Drains Women's Game-Winner
North Texas 2014-15 Making case for C-USA Freshman of the Year. Team-season high 25 points in the win over Langston. 11 field goals vs. Langston are tied for 2nd most by a C-USA player. Shooting team-best 63.8 percent from the floor, which leads C-USA. Leads all C-USA freshmen in rebounds, field goal percentage and blocks. Named C-USA Freshman of the Week (Nov. 17) for his 17-point, nine-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.