#12 Josh Pierce
|HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL)||Valdosta, Ga./Lowndes HS (Tennessee Temple Univ.)|
2010-11 (JUNIOR): Played in 30 games, starting final 21 contests … Averaged 5.3 points and 1.9 rebounds per game in 20.5 minutes … Scored 12 points against Trevecca Nazarene … Shot 5-of-7 for 13 points at Martin Methodist … Posted 11 and 10 points against Mid-Continent and at Lyon College, respectively, in consecutive games … Scored 11 points at Blue Mountain … Recorded 11 points at No. 6 Martin Methodist in semifinals of TranSouth Championships.
2009-10 (SOPHOMORE): Saw action in 19 games with one start … Averaged 1.4 points and 1.8 rebounds in 11.3 minutes per outing … Scored season-best six points at Fisk Univ. … Totaled five points against Bethel Univ.
BEFORE CUMBERLAND: Spent one year at Tennessee Temple.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played basketball for coach Kingston Clark at Lowndes HS in Valdosta, Ga. … Named to All-Region and All-State First Teams … Selected team MVP … Also played football.
PERSONAL: Josh Nathaniel Pierce … Son of Norman and Arlinda Pierce … Born January 23, 1990 … Majoring in Physical Education.