23 Daron Dean
23 Daron Dean
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brush Prairie, Wash.
High School: Hockinson
Previous College: Smith
Position: F
Eligibility: Jr.

As a Junior (2011-12): Played in all 28 games and started in two for the Pioneers ... Shot 42.1% (45-107) from the field ... Shot 72.2% (26-36) from the free throw line ... Grabbed 90 rebounds and 11 steals on the season

As a Sophomore (2010-2011): Played in 27 games for a total of 304 minutes … Grabbed 59 rebounds for the Pioneers … Shot 70% from the free throw line…Had a shooting percentage of .492.

As a Freshman at Smith (2009-10): Played in all 24 of the Pioneers games, starting 23 times ... Helped the team compile a 14-10 overall record and 11-7 conference record ... Averaged 29.3 minutes a game, while averaging 7.7 points and 5.5 rebounds for the Pioneers.

High School: Four-year basketball letter-winner ... MVP All-Metro ... 1st-team All-District and All-Region ... Also participated in varsity soccer and track ... Second-Team All-League and First-Team All-League for soccer ... Honor student at Hockinson High School.

Personal: Born in Portland, Ore. ... Biology major ... Favorite movie is Man on Fire ... Favorite book is Heart of a Champion ... Favorite athlete is Muhammad Ali ... Favorite pro team is the Portland Trailblazers.