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Rich Audu   0
Rich  Audu


Mississauga, Ont., Canada

High School:
Regional Elite Dev. Academy

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 191


GENERAL: Well-traveled guard who plays with high energy and passion...Cerebral player...Can score off the dribble and play up-tempo...Good defender...Team player who will do what it takes to win...Attacks the rim, and is an aggressive defender.

2012-13: Played 30 games, averaging 13.8 minutes per game...Made four starts...Averaged 2.8 points per game and shot team-best 93% (14-15) from the free throw line...Scored career-high 11 points and Canisius (1/19)...Played 39 minutes and scored nine points in home win over Saint Peter's (1/13).

BEFORE SIENA: Played with Division I students Naz Long (Iowa State) and Martin Dixon Green (New Mexico State) at REDA, which is equivalent to a US Prep School...Averaged 20 points per game at Father Henry Carr Secondary near Toronto before moving onto REDA...Was MVP at the All-Canada Classic.

PERSONAL: Born in Nigeria and moved to Houston at a young age before relocating to Canada at age 13 because of his father's job in the computer industry...Son of Richard and Miriam Audu.

Major: Psychology
Another Siena sport I follow: Volleyball
My goal for the upcoming season: Win the MAAC Championship
One thing I can't live without: Music
If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Egypt
Best advice I have ever received: "Stay true to yourself"
Sport I always wanted to try: Boxing
If I could have any pet, I would have: A tiger
My dream job: Professional basketball player
Favorite movie: Through the Fire
Favorite song:"305 to My City" by Drake

My Favorites:

Class at Siena: Psychology
Professional Athlete: Lebron James
Website: Complex
Food: Fried chicken
Season: Summer
Holiday: My birthday
Animal: Lion
Person to follow on Twitter: @BenoMvslow


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