21  Demetrius Young
Demetrius Young

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Sacramento

Last College:
Yuba College

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 200

Position:
F

Major:
Arts & Sciences


2008-09: Appeared in 27 games, making three starts ... averaged 19.3 minutes per game ... reached double-figures in scoring 14 times ... led team in scoring three times ... led squad in rebounding in six games ... third on team in scoring (9.1 points per game) ... led America East in field goal percentage (.645) for second straight season ... scored in double figures in 14 games including seven of the Seawolves last eight contests ... recorded three double-doubles ... tied career-high with 21 points on 8-for-10 shooting against Hofstra (12/10) ... also grabbed nine rebounds against the Pride ... recorded double-double (11 points, 10 rebounds) in win over Air Force (12/31) ... tallied 14 points and seven rebounds against Maine (1/8) ... scored 21 points on 6-for-6 shooting in victory over Hartford (1/25) ... also went 8-for-8 from the free throw line against the Hawks ... 17 points and six boards in win at Maine (2/3) ... posted double-double (20 points, 10 rebounds) in 33 minutes of action at Vermont (2/15) ... scored 15 points on 6-for-7 shooting in victory at Hartford (2/26) ... had 15 points and five rebounds in season-high 35 minutes in regular-season finale at New Hampshire (3/1).

2007-08: Played in all 30 games, making 17 starts ... led America East with .638 field goal percentage ... fifth in the conference with 6.7 rebounds per game ... third in America East with 81 offensive rebounds ... led team with four double-doubles ... scored 12 points to go along with a season-high 14 rebounds in victory over Dartmouth (12/1) ... had 14 points and 13 rebounds at Fairleigh Dickinson (12/15) ... tallied eight points and grabbed 10 rebounds in win over Maine (1/6) ... scored season-high 16 points to go along with 12 rebounds at Hartford (1/24) ... had 15 points and 10 rebounds in America East tournament victory over Maine (3/7).

2006-07: Averaged 18 points and 11.1 rebounds per game for Yuba College as a sophomore ... named MVP of Big Valley Conference ... Averaged 9 points and 8.5 rebounds per game in 2005-06 ... shot 68.1% from the floor, the fourth-best field goal percentage for a junior college freshman in the country. ... his Yuba College team, coached by Doug Cornelius, finished 23-10 in 2005-06.

High School: Played for Coach Swafford at Sacramento HS ... leading Sacramento to a 30-3 record as a senior ... averaged 11.5 points and 10.6 rebounds ... was named All-Capital Athletic league and second team All-Metro played football for three years.

Paw Prints: Demetrius C. Young . . . son of Shernita Crosby ... brother to three sisters (Frieda, Bettye, Bobby Ray) and two brothers (Kevin and Denzell) ... the best thing about being an athlete: competition ... biggest inspiration or influence in sports: My brother ... What would I buy with a million dollars: A house for my family.