2004…played and started in 31 games. Marcus averaged 33.5 minutes per game, compiling 7.5 points, 3.9 assists and an outstanding 43 percent three-point shooting percentage in that time. 2003…played in all 33 games, averaging 6.4 points, 3.1 rebounds and 3.8 assists in 25.4 minutes of average playing time.
JR, 5-11, 160
Hometown: Dalton, Ga.
Previous School: Vincennes University
Before Union: Cooper played one semester at Vincennes University and due to an early season injury, sought a medical red-shirt. Cooper 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.