Trevor Booker BIO:
Professionally: Grabbed a career-high 17 rebounds vs. LAL (3/7/12). Averaged 10.2 points and 7.6 rebounds while shooting .559 percent from the floor in 14 games started as a rookie. Started his first career NBA game at SAC (12/8/10).
Personally: Majored in PRTM at Clemson (commercial recreation, sport and camp management). Is a fixture at Wizards Basketball Camps and community events, including “Salute To The Stars” and the annual “Family-to-Family Holiday Delivery”. Named Gatorade High School Player of the Year in the state of South Carolina after averaging 21.9 points, 16.4 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game as a high school senior during the 2005-06 season. Is the cousin of Rockets forward Jordan Hill. Won a bronze medal with Team USA at the World University Games in the summer of 2009. Brother, Devin, is a senior forward at Clemson.
2011-12: Averaged 8.4 points and 6.5 rebounds in 50 games (32 starts). Shot .531 from the field. Averaged 9.7 points, 7.8 rebounds in 32 starts. Averaged 10.6 points and 8.3 rebounds in his last 29 games of the season. Recorded four double-doubles and had 10 games with 10+ rebounds. Scored a season-high 20 points twice at MIL (2/28) and at DAL (3/13). Scored 18 points and grabbed a career-high 17 rebounds (eight offensive) vs. LAL (3/7). Had three straight games of 11+ rebounds from 3/24-3/29. Missed 16 games due to injury; one for right knee tendinitis (3/26), and the final 15 games of the season for plantar fasciitis in his left foot (3/30-4/26).
2010-11: Appeared in 65 games as a rookie (14 starts), and averaged 5.3 points and 3.9 rebounds in 16.4 minutes per game. Averaged 10.2 points and 7.6 rebounds while shooting .559 percent from the floor as a starter. Scored 20+ points three times, including a season-high 26 points at TOR (3/18). Recorded five double-doubles. Grabbed 10+ rebounds in six contests, including two games with 13 rebounds. Also owned a .549 fg%. Blocked a season-high six shots vs. ORL (2/4). Started his first career NBA game at SAC (12/8). Suffered a fractured sesamoid bone in his right foot (3/25 at DEN), and missed the final 11 games of the season.
Collegiately: Finished his career at Clemson ranked fifth all-time with 1,725 career points and third all-time in school history with 1,060 rebounds. Led the Tigers to three consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances and a school record 93 victories during his tenure. Is the only player in ACC history with 1,500 points, 1,000 rebounds, 200 blocks, 200 assists and 100 steals. Named First Team All-ACC and was named to the All-ACC Defensive Team following his senior season…Averaged 15.2 points and 8.4 rebounds per game as a senior. Was named to the All-ACC Defensive Team and All-ACC Second Team following his junior season. As a junior became the first ACC player since Tim Duncan in 1996-97 to lead the league in both field goal percentage (.571) and rebounding (9.7 rpg). Also averaged a career-high 15.3 points per game as a junior. Averaged double figures in scoring in all four collegiate seasons.