BEFORE MARYLAND - First team all-state prep selection as a senior at Golda Och Academy (formerly named Solomon Schechter Day School)... Had season-ending knee injury during his senior season... Fell just short of 1,000 career points despite missing senior year... Listed as a Top 50 Player to Watch prior to his final season by the Newark Star-Ledger... Averaged 15 points, nine boards, seven assists as a junior... Averaged 18-9-6 as a sophomore for the Roadrunners.
PERSONAL - Son of Jeff and Shari-Beth Susskind... Has two younger brothers, Ben and Noah... Earned a 3.5 GPA... High school coach was Sandy Pyonin.