|Imoh Silas 34
GENERAL: Athletic big man...Big-impact shot blocker...Improved rebounder with considerable ability above the rim...Expected to be a major contributor.
2012-13: Played in 30 games and made 21 starts...Shot team-best 60% (48-80) from the field...Averaged 3.6 points and 3.0 rebounds per game...Grabbed career-high 12 rebounds in overtime win at Navy (11/11)...Shot 75% from the field from Jan. 4-Feb. 14, the highest field goal percentage in the nation over that span.
2011-12: Sat out academic year in residence per NCAA ruling.
BEFORE SIENA: Attended the Holderness School in Plymouth, N.H....A NEPSAC All-New England Class AA Second Team selection as a senior...Played for the Expressions Elite travel team.
PERSONAL: The son of Okon and Rose Chalokwu Silas...Enjoys playing soccer and ping pong in his spare time...Chose Siena for its computer science program and the welcoming environment.
THE SILAS FILE
What I like most about Siena College: The community and the environment
What I like most about Siena basketball: The team
My hobbies: Playing ping pong and listening to music
Three words that describe me: Cool, African, respectful
Sport/position I always wanted to try: Soccer forward
If I could have any pet, I would have: A lion and a cheetah (must be well trained)
My dream car: Lotus
Favorite class at Siena: Business Law
Favorite sports team: San Antonio Spurs
Favorite movie: She's Out of My League
Favorite pro athlete: LeBron James
Favorite actor:Denzel Washington
Spot on Campus: My room
Professional Athlete: Lebron James & Tim Duncan
Pro Sports Team: Spurs
Website: Facebook & Worldstar Hip Hop
Pizza Topping: Pepperoni
Day of the week: Friday
SILAS' CAREER STATS