Maryland takes on IUP in its lone exhibition Friday at 7 p.m.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13): Played in eight games and had five rebounds on the season... Grabbed two rebounds in his first action of the season vs. Morehead State (11/12)... Had one rebound and one steal in two minutes vs. Delaware State (12/29).
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12): Saw his first action as a collegian with a defensive board vs. Alabama (11/17) in San Juan ... Played late in the game against Iona (11/20) ... Played final two minutes in win vs. Samford (12/31) ... First ACC action came with 2-minute stint with a defensive rebound at Virginia (2/18) ... Saw action late at North Carolina (2/29).
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.