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Jon Graham
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Jon Graham 1753950
Position: Forward
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 230
Year: Senior
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Penn State

AS A SENIOR (2014-15): Appeared in 34 games, notching starts in seven…averaged 2.3 points and 2.8 rebounds per game…matched season-high with six rebounds vs. Indiana (2/11)…recorded a career-high 16 points on six-for-seven shooting and added six rebounds against former team Penn State (2/4)…tied a season-high with six rebounds and added six points at Indiana (1/22)…came off the bench to record 21 minutes of action at Purdue, aiding to a solid defensive effort against the Boilermakers…played a pivotal role off the bench at Michigan State, scoring seven points and adding five rebounds against the Spartans (12/30)…scored six points off the bench and added a team-high six rebounds vs. NC Central (12/10)…notched a start vs. No. 7 Virginia and racked up four rebounds (12/3)…garnered a start vs. No. 13 Iowa State in championship of CBE Classic (11/25)…posted eight points off the bench against Central Connecticut State (11/17)…earned a start in home opener vs. Wagner (11/14).

AS A JUNIOR (2013-14): Appeared in 28 games, making two starts...averaged 1.6 points/g and 2.4 rebounds/g in 10.4 minutes/g...returned to starting lineup in win against Miami (1/29)...led team with five rebounds at Pitt (1/6)...made first career start as a Terrapin vs. NC Central (12/31)...posted season-high seven rebounds and added three blocks vs. Tulsa (12/29)...saw 21 minutes of action at Boston College (12/12), including a big tip-in in the waning minutes...tallied season-highs in points (5), rebounds (5) and blocks (3) with a strong effort off the bench against George Washington (12/8)...made Maryland debut against Abilene Christian (11/13), tallying two points and two rebounds...declared eligible for 2013-14 season on Nov. 6 by NCAA.

AS A SOPHOMORE AT PENN STATE (2012-13): Appeared in 31 games, making eight starts...averaged 1.9 points and 2.7 rebounds in 423 minutes of action (13.6 min/g)...fourth on Penn State with 36 offensive rebounds...posted career-high 10 rebounds (six offensive) and four points vesrus NC State (11/16)...totaled season-high seven points and three rebounds against New Hampshire (12/23)...had six points and four rebounds at Iowa (1/31)...posted six rebounds against Purdue (2/5).

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN AT PENN STATE (2011-12): Played in 26 games, starting 17 consecutive contests to end the season...averaged 3.9 points and 3.7 rebounds in 460 minutes of action (17.7 min/g)...made collegiate debut against Hartford (11/12)...had career-high three blocks against Long Island (11/16)...posted eight points and three rebounds versus Indiana (1/8)...notched seven points against Illinois (1/19)...totaled career-high 10 points versus Iowa (2/16)...had best game of season, tallying nine points and 10 rebounds in 35 minutes of action at Wisconsin (2/19)...scored 10 points versus Northwestern (2/25).

AS A FRESHMAN AT PENN STATE (2010-11): Redshirt season.

BEFORE COLLEGE: A two-time All-Metro selection, Graham averaged 18 points, 10 rebounds and 3.4 blocks per game in his senior season leading Calvert Hall College High School to a 21-7 record and the Baltimore Catholic League tournament championship with a 46-44 upset of No. 1 seeded Mount St. Joseph in the title game...A four-year varsity player and three-year starter, Graham finished his Calvert Hall career as the program's second all-time leading scorer with 1,670 points...Rated as a three star recruit by and the No. 40 power forward in the nation, Graham was named MVP of the Benedictine Tournament in Richmond and to the All-Tournament Team of the Gonzaga D.C. Classic as he established himself as one of the most dominant post players in the Baltimore area...The first-team All-BCL player logged 17 double-doubles in his senior year and led Calvert with 18 points in a semi-final win in the BCL tournament...He also logged a 16-point, 18-rebound, 10-block triple-double and a 33-point, 15-rebound double-double on the year...Graham averaged 15 points and 10 rebounds a game to earn All-Metro honors as a junior.

PERSONAL: Graham is the son of Maryland great Ernie Graham (1978-81) who ranks among the top 15 all-time in scoring (1,607) and assists (346) in Terrapin history...Ernie, who helped lead Maryland to an ACC title and NCAA "Sweet Sixteen" berth in 1980, still holds Maryland's single-game scoring record having posted 44 points vs. North Carolina State in 1978...He was a third round draft pick by Philadelphia 76ers in the 1981 NBA Draft and also played internationally...has an older brother, Ernest Graham Jr. (29)...majoring in sociology.

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