Julius Randle

Position: Forward
Year: Freshman
Height: 6-9
Weight: 250
Date of Birth:
November 29, 1994
Dallas, TX

High School: Averaged 32.5 points and 22.5 rebounds per game as a senior en route to claiming the state title … Won state titles at Prestonwood Christian Academy during his freshman, junior and senior seasons … Was the nation’s consensus top power forward and is ranked the No. 2 overall player by Rivals, the No. 3 overall player by ESPN and the No. 5 overall player by Scout … The McDonald’s All-America selection posted 11 points and seven rebounds in the annual all-star game … He earned co-MVP honors of the Jordan Brand Classic game with 19 points and seven rebounds playing alongside current teammates Aaron and Andrew Harrison, Marcus Lee, Julius Randle and James Young in both All-America games … Played in the FIBA tournament with Team USA’s U18 squad where he averaged 14.2 points and 6.6 rebounds per game … In his final three high school contests he poured in 34 or more points and 15 or more rebounds in each contest.

Personal: Son of Carolyn Kyles … Born Nov. 29, 1994 in Dallas, Texas … His mother played basketball at Texas-Arlington … Chose Kentucky over Kansas, Texas and Florida.

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