4 Charles Matthews

Charles Matthews
Position
Guard
Class
FR
Hometown (Last School)
Chicago, IL (St. Rita)
Ht
6'6
Wt
189
Current Team
UK

Date of birth: Nov. 15, 1996
Parents: Charles and Nichole Matthews
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High school: St. Rita
Nickname: C-Matt
Twitter: @_JustCharles_
Instagram: just.charles
Favorite TV show: Fresh Prince of Bel-Air or Martin
Favorite food: Steak (with loaded mashed potatoes and season broccoli as sides)
Favorite superhero: Batman
Favorite player: Kobe Bryant and Penny Hardaway
Sport he would play if not basketball:Boxing
Favorite movie: Great Gatsby
Favorite artist: Drake

High School: Averaged 22 points per game in his senior season … That included five performances of 30 or more points … Led St. Rita to a 26-4 record … Tabbed as the No. 12 shooting guard in the 2015 class by ESPN, 15th by 247Sports and the 20th-rated shooter by Scout … He captured most valuable player accolades after leading his team to the 3-on-3 USA Basketball U18 championship … Has been a mainsay at the Nike Skills Academies and LeBron James Skills Academy … Like Anthony Davis and Tyler Ulis, Matthews is an alum of the Nike EYBL Meanstreets program.

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Walter Cornett, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter’s Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.