Courtesy: SLU Athletics
ST. LOUIS Saint Louis University head mens basketball coach Rick Majerus today announced the addition of Central Michigan transfer Austin McBroom to the Billiken roster. McBroom will sit out the 2012-13 campaign per NCAA regulations, then will have three years of eligibility beginning in 2013-14.
McBroom, a 6-0 guard from North Hollywood, Calif., earned Mid-American Conference All-Freshman honors in 2011-12 after averaging 10.9 ppg and a team-best 2.7 assists per game. He started 30 of 31 games for the Chippewas and was one of the squads top 3-point shooters, nailing 56 treys while shooting 42 percent from the arc.
Austin McBroom is, first and foremost, a superb student-athlete, Majerus said. Having attended an elite prep school and scoring high grades at Central Michigan, his academic acumen, as well as his personality, will blend right in with our team. Austin is a very nice and exceptionally engaging young man.
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