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2011-12 Season (Freshman)
Finished with one rebound vs. San Diego Christian (11/22/11) … Earned two assists vs. Pacifica (12/17/11) … Scored two points, and recorded one rebound vs UC Santa Barbara (2/2/12) … Competed in four games.
Bishop O’Dowd High School
Graduated from Bishop O’Dowd High School and the Lee Academy ... As a senior he helped lead Bishop O'Dowd to a 33-2 record, the league championship as well as the North Coast Section and the Northern California championships ... Served as a team captain his senior campaign ... Averaged nine points and four assists per game as a point-guard and shooting guard during his senior year at Bishop O’Dowd in Oakland (Calif) … He played a prep year with Lee Academy..
Born September 9, 1992 in Oakland, Ca. … Parents are April Wright and Frank Yeargin ... Stepfather is Michael Peters … Has one sister (Mykah) and five brothers (Zion, Landon, Marcus, Michael and Nick) … His dad played basketball at UC Berkeley and San Francisco State … List Dwayne Wade (Miami Heat) and Cristiano Ronaldo (soccer player) as his favorite athletes … Roots for the San Francisco 49ers, San Francisco Giants and Real Madrid … His favorite actor is Terrance Howard and his favorite actress is Taraji P. Henson … Watches Fox Soccer Channel … Justin's favorite movie is The Dark Knight … Likes to listen to music by Kanye West … Lists Mac and Cheese as his favorite food … Favorite website is Lifebeforetime.com … Lists Kiwi Gardner as the best athlete he has played against ... The toughest part of being an athlete is always having the spotlight on you … Listens to Kanye West before games … Relaxes by listening to soul music … Would like to switch places for a day with President Obama … Would like to have dinner with Malcolm X … Best advice to young kids is “Never accept defeat and hate to lose more than love to win.” … The title of his autobiography would be Against All Odds … If there was a movie made about his life, Idris Elba would play lead role … Can’t imagine a week without playing basketball … His basketball is one possession he can’t live without … Skittles candy always makes him smile … His greatest hero is his grandmother – “I love how she has always been there for me and never fails when I need her most" … Business Management major.
Justin Yeargin - Career Highs
Points - 2 vs. UC Santa Barbara (2/2/12)
Field Goals - 1 vs. UC Santa Barbara (2/2/12)
3-Point Field Goals - 0
Free Throws - 0
Rebounds - 1 (2 games)
Assists - 2 vs. Pacifica (12/17/11)
Blocks - 0
Steals - 0