14 Gael Shungu
14 Gael Shungu
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Year: So.
Hometown: South Burlington, Vt.
High School: Rice Memorial (SUNY Cobleskill)
Position: G

As a freshman: Played at SUNY-Cobleskill ... appeared in 17 games for the Fighting Tigers ... helped lead Cobleskill to a 26-8 record and the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region III Championship ... scored season-high seven points (3-6 FG) in his collegiate debut versus Clinton CC on Nov. 3.

High School: A standout basketball player at nearby Rice Memorial High School ... A Burlington Free Press First Team All-State selection as a senior ... averaged 17 points, eight rebounds, six steals and five assists per game as a senior, leading Rice to the Division I state title ... also played football at Rice.

Personal: Gael Kudemoka Shungu ... born May 11, 1989 ... son of Alex Shungu and Cecile Lushima ... has five siblings ... a business administration major and international business minor ... made the Dean's List his first semester at SUNY-Cobleskill.