On Pearman: Played in nine games for Terps a year ago... former walk-on who can play a couple different positions... uses his length and athleticism on defense to disrupt an opponent... hard worker who has great value defensively in practice.
As a Sophomore (2008-09): Played 6 minutes in exhibition victory over Northwood (11/8)... Had a rebound in 1-minute stint in opener vs. Bucknell... Had rebound and went 0-for-1 in 3 minutes at Duke (1/24)... First career assist came at #3/4 North Carolina (2/3).
As a Freshman (2007-08): Joined the Terps as a walk-on ... played two minutes against Delaware (Dec. 28) ... played a season-high 3 minutes against Savannah State (1/2).
At Oakland Mills: Named the 2007 Oakland Mills High School Athlete of the Year ... earned first team all-county honors in 2007 ... named team captain and earned Most Valuable Player award as a senior ... averaged 18.9 points, 9.0 rebounds, 2.1 blocks and 2.2 assists per game as a senior ... helped the Scorpions finish the year 16-7 in 2006-07 ... second team all-county in basketball following his junior season ... averaged 13.0 points and 8.1 rebounds as a junior ... helped the Scorpions record a 16-7 record in 2005-06 ... also lettered in football as a senior ... recorded 25 receptions for 240 yards in 2006 ... recruited by Elon, Frostburg State, Manhattan, Rhode Island and Wagner... high school coach was Jon Browne.
Personal: Son of Christine and Donald Pearman ... father played college basketball at St. Lawrence (N.Y.) ... has two brothers, Derek (17) and Jared (17) ... a member of the Alpha Achievers at Oakland Mills High School ... dreamed of playing at Maryland since childhood ... enjoys music, cooking and playing sports in his spare time ... lists Michael Jordan as his favorite athlete ... enrolled in letters & sciences... Recipient of the John I. Heise Jr. Basketball Scholarship.
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