|Davonte Beard 24
GENERAL: A versatile player that can play either guard position...One of the top mid-major targets in the country as a high school senior.
BEFORE SIENA: Played at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School, the alma mater of the NBA's LeBron James, for four years, including three as a starter...Also recruited by St. Francis (Pa.), Boston College, George Washington, Duquesne, La Salle, Akron, Toledo, Southern Illinois, Cleveland State, and Northeastern.
PERSONAL: The son of Elisha Beard.
The Beard File
The best thing I did this summer was:
Prepare myself for this upcoming season by lifting and conditioning
What I like most about Siena College:
The atmosphere and how everyone loves Men's Basketball
My superstitions are:
I always wear two pairs of socks
If I didn't play basketball, I would:
Be playing football
My favorite spot on campus is:
The Wrap Shop
The best player I ever played against was:
Cameron Wright (Pittsburg)
One thing people would be surprised to know about me:
I love to dress up
What I like most about Coach Buonaguro:
He is very understanding and pushes you to improve every day, not just in basketball, but in the classroom as well.
My best Siena basketball moment has been:
Committing to play basketball at Siena
My favorite professional athlete is:
My favorite movie:
The Lion King