BEFORE MARYLAND - Set a school record with 119 blocked shots in 27 games for Harcum, which spent some time ranked No. 1 in the nation in the NJCAA rankings... Finished 5th in the nation in blocked shots... Averaged 6.1 points and 5.6 rebounds as a sophomore, leading the team in rebounds and blocks... Harcum was 27-3 in 2009-10 and 22-10 the year prior... Played in 21 games for Harcum as a freshman... NJCAA Academic All-American... Played high school basketball at Ichthus in the Netherlands... Junior college coach was Drew Kelly.
PERSONAL - Born in Zaandam, Netherlands... Parents are Fenny Eikendal and Ernst Weijs... Has an older sister Lisette... Lists signing at Maryland as his biggest sports thrill so far... Majoring in agricultural and resource economics... Recipient of the William Franey Director's Circle Scholarship... Sports hero is Larry Bird... Advice to youngers would be that nothing is impossible... Pronunciation is "BEAR-und WEISS."
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