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Imoh Silas   34
Imoh Silas


Lagos, Nigeria

High School:
Holderness School (N.H.)

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 229


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.

Nickname: Imzy
Major: Marketing
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

My Favorites:

Spot on Campus: My room
Professional Athlete: Lebron James & Tim Duncan
Pro Sports Team: Spurs
Website: Facebook & Worldstar Hip Hop
Pizza Topping: Pepperoni
Season: Summer
Holiday: Christmas
Day of the week: Friday

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