NBA draft 2014 / Undrafted
Height 2.01 m
Pro career 2014–present
Weight 103 kg
|Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)|
Name De'Mon Brooks
Parents Elyshia Brooks
Listed weight 230 lb (104 kg)
Role Basketball Player
|Born May 28, 1992 (age 23)
Charlotte, North Carolina (1992-05-28) |
Current team Davidson Wildcats men's basketball (#24 / Forward)
Education Davidson College, Hopewell High School
Similar People Bob McKillop, Jake Cohen, Tyler Kalinoski, Luca Garri
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De'Mon Brooks (born May 28, 1992) is an American basketball player who plays for Medi Bayreuth of the Basketball Bundesliga. He completed his college career at Davidson College after the 2013–14 season. In the 2011–12 NCAA Division I men's basketball season, he was named Southern Conference player of the year and an All-American by the Associated Press.
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- De mon brooks east west allstar game 7 19 2010
- High school career
- College career
- Professional career
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High school career
Brooks, a 6'7" forward born in the U. S. state of Georgia, played high school basketball at Hopewell High School in Huntersville, North Carolina. As a senior, he averaged 20 points and 10.2 rebounds per game for his school.
He committed to coach Bob McKillop at Davidson and started his college career in the 2010–11 season. That year, he averaged 9.0 points and 5.1 rebounds per game and was named a freshman All-American by Collegeinsider.com. As a sophomore, Brooks increased his output to 15.7 points and 6.2 rebounds and led the team to regular season and tournament championships in the Southern Conference.
In the 2012 Southern Conference tournament, Brooks scored 19 points in the Wildcats' double overtime championship game win and was named tournament MVP. At the conclusion of the season, Brooks was named Southern Conference Player of the Year by the league's coaches (his teammate, Jake Cohen won the same award from the league's media - the first time two players from the same school split the honor). He was also named an honorable mention by the Associated Press.
Brooks returned to Davidson for his junior year in 2012–13 and was named the preseason conference player of the year. In four season with the Wildcats, Brooks appeared in 125 games averaging 14.2 points per game and 6.1 rebounds per game.
On July 2, 2014, Brooks was named to the Charlotte Hornets summer league team. On July 11 he signed with Azzurro Napoli in Italy.
On February 11, 2015, he signed with Hapoel Gilboa Galil of the Israeli Basketball Premier League.