PLAYER INFORMATION

#5 Marcus Cooper
SO, 5-11, 160
Hometown: Dalton, Ga.
Previous School: Vincennes University

Coach’s Comments. Marcus has everything you look for in a point guard. He is the quickest player on our team and sees the floor extremely well. He makes everyone on our team a better player.

Union Career. (‘03-’04)...averaged 6.4 points, 3.1 rebounds, and 3.8 assists per game...started at point guard most of the season...was named to the TranSouth All-Freshman team.

Before Union. Marcus played one semester at Vincennes University and due to an early season injury, sought a medical red-shirt. Marcus was rated the No. 1 point guard as both a high school junior and senior in the state of Georgia. He played his high school basketball at Southeast Whitfield High School in Dalton, Georgia. As a senior, he led his team to a 24-3 record while averaging 19 points, seven assists, five rebounds, and four steals. He was named first team All-State in both his junior and senior seasons and was an honorable mentioned McDonald’s All-American.



 

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