Robinson III

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Height: 7'1"
Weight: 285
Year: Senior
Hometown: Garland, Texas
High School: Lakeview Centennial
Other College: LSU
Major: Masters in Physical Education


2016-17 (Junior at LSU): Started one game (vs. Florida 1/25) and played in 22 games … Averaged 2.1 points, 1.4 rebounds and 6.4 minutes per game … Made 17-of-28 field goal attempts (60.7%) … Best game of the year was at Auburn, playing eight minutes (1/18), making 4-of-5 field goals with eight points … Two games later, in the start vs. Florida, hit 3-of-4 field goals for six points in nine minutes … Did not play the last five games because of minor injury … Scored in 15 games … Played in 56 games in his LSU career with 12 starts. 

2015-16 (Sophomore at LSU): Started seven games and saw action in 23 in his second year … Averaged 2.4 points and 2.1 rebounds … Went 22-of-43 (.512 percent) from the field … Recorded six blocks … Had a career-high 10 points versus South Alabama (11/19) as he went 5-of-8 from the field … Career-high seven rebounds against Oral Roberts (12/19) … Played a career-high 21 minutes against NC State in Brooklyn and had 10 games with double-figure minutes.

2014-15 (Freshman at LSU): Saw action in 11 games, starting four in his first year with the Tigers ... Averaged 0.5 points and 1.5 rebounds ... Scored two points against Charleston (12/22), ODU in the Paradise Jam (11/21) and versus Texas Tech (11/18) ... Had five rebounds against both Gardner-Webb and Charleston and two blocks vs. Charleston.

PREP: Averaged 11.7 points, 10.9 rebounds 4.1 blocks per game his senior season, earning District MVP and Defensive Player of the Year honors ... All-State Class 5A by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches ... Four-year-letterman for J. T. Locklear ... Averaged 14 points, 12.5 rebounds and six blocks as a junior at Lakeview.

PERSONAL: Nickname is “ER3” or “Big E” ... Father is Elbert Robinson, Jr. and step mother Angela Robinson ... One sister, Ashley ... Favorite food is Chicken and dessert cheesecake ... Favorite singer is Drake ... Favorite professional basketball player is Shaquille O'Neal ... Favorite athlete outside basketball is sprinter Usain Bolt ... Favorite NBA team is the Washington Wizards.

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