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    Denzel Barnes
    Denzel Barnes


    New York, NY

    High School:
    Oakland Tech

    Last College:
    Howard College

    Height / Weight:
    5-7 / 170



    2009-10 (Junior):
    Played in 30 games with seven starting appearances, including six straight to end the season ... averaged 18.5 minutes per game for the season and 32.0 minutes per contest in his seven starts ... finished fifth on the team in scoring with 5.6 points per game ... broke double digits in scoring eight times, including a career-best 14 points against Southern ... went 6-for-6 overall and 2-for-2 from 3-point range in that game that was part of a three-game run of double-digit scoring performances ... followed performance against Southern with 10 points against Cal State Fullerton to earn a spot on the Etech Lumberjack Classic all-tournament team ... was third on the team in assists with 2.3 per game ... 28 steals ranked fourth on the squad ... finished third on team with 24 3-pointers made and ranked third on team in 3-point field goal percentage (.338) among players with at least 30 attempts ... hit multiple 3-pointers in six games with a career-high three ... pulled down career-high five rebounds against Central Arkansas in first starting appearance ... also had 10 points, four assists and four steals ... posted career-high six assists three times in final six games of the season ... first hit that total against A&M-Corpus in second starting appearance and added a career-best five steals in that game.

    Howard College:
    A two-year starter ... earned First-Team All-WJCAC honors and First-Team All-Region V accolades ... helped lead team to Region V semifinals and was named to the Region V vs. The Nation All-Star Game ... was second on the team with 12.4 points per game as a sophomore ... shot .429 from the field with a .333 percentage from 3-point range ... ranked third in the nation with 2.7 steals per game and was 13th in the country with 4.2 assists per contest ... finished season with 1.432 assist-to-turnover ratio, which was 28th in the country.

    High School:
    Began prep career at Rice High School in New York, then played final two seasons at Oakland Tech High ... was named First-Team All-District as both a junior and senior ... earned first-team all-city honors and was an honorable-mention all-state selection ... averaged 22 points, six rebounds and five assists as a senior ... posted 17 points, five boards and sis assists per contest in junior year ... lists top individual game as 40-point, six-assist, six-steal effort against Fremont High.

    Son of Darrlye and Denise Barnes ... born Feb. 26, 1987, in New York ... criminal justice major.