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44 Amere May

2014-15: Returns to Delaware State after one season at Division II St. Augustine's.  

2013-14 (at St. Augustine's):
All-CIAA First Team selection ... competed in 28 games for St. Augustine's College in No. Carolina ... third in the CIAA in scoring at 19.3 points per game ... team scoring leader in 13 games ... scored 20-or-more points in 13 contests and 30-or-more in four games ... scored career-high 39 points (8-16 FG; 19-22 FTs) in 98-89 win over Washington Adventist (Nov. 30) ... tallied 37 points (11-16 FG; 5-8 3pt.) in 79-73 defeat of Chowan (Feb. 25) ... poured in 36 points (11-13 FG; 5-7 3pt; 9-11 FT) in 106-87 victory over Pfeiffer (Nov. 16) ... scored game-high 35 points (10-22 FG; 7-11 3pt; 8-9 FT) in 92-87 loss to Fayetteville State (Feb. 1).

2012-13:  Appeared in 26 games, starting 11 ... fifth on the team in scoring at 6.0 ppg ...fourth on the Hornets in three-point field goals (18); and fifth in assists (21) and steals (18) ...   scored season-high 15 points vs. NCA&T (Feb. 4) ... tallied 14 points vs. Gwynedd-Mercy (Nov. 10) and Wagner (Nov. 14) ... grabbed career-high eight rebounds in 73-69 win (ot) over Wagner (Nov. 14) ... also had career-high two blocks vs. Wagner ... dished out career-high four assists vs. Illinois State (Nov. 18) ... hit game-tying three-point shot with 4.8 seconds left in regulation in Hornets' 73-67 overtime win at Delaware (Dec. 8) ... reached double figures in scoring in six games.

2011-12:  Appeared in 27 games, starting three ... seventh on the team in scoring at 5.8 points per game ... fourth on the Hornets with 16 three-point field goals ... scored team-high 14 points in 67-50 win over MEAC champion Norfolk State (Feb. 4) ... named MEAC Rookie-of-the Week on Jan. 2 after scoring 32 points in two games ... scored career-high 22 points (8-15 FG; 3-6 3-pt.; 3-3 FT) vs. Geo. Washington (Dec. 31) ... tallied 14 points (6-12 FGs) vs. Delaware in first collegiate start (Dec. 10) ... scored 12 points vs. Tenn. State (Dec. 17) ... fourth on the team in scoring at 8.1 points per game ... had 10 points vs. Phila. Biblical (Nov. 23), Georgia Tech (Nov. 14) and Georgia (Dec. 30) ... tallied seven points and grabbed career-high three rebounds in loss to Notre Dame (Nov. 18) ... 16-for-47 from three-point territory (.340) ... reached double figures in scoring in eight games.

2010-11: Enrolled at Delaware State ... did not compete

High School: 2009-10 McDonald's All-America nominee ...  Michigan All-State and  three-time all-conference selection ... two-time Southwest Michigan leading scorer ... averaged 35.3 points per game during senior season ... combined for more than 1200 points during junior and senior seasons, including 768 in 2009-10 ... tallied 40-or-more points a total of six times, including 57 and 51-point performances ... helped lead Covert to state tournament semifinals.

Personal: Son of Amere, Sr. and Kenya May ... father Amere, Sr. played professional basketball in Israel ...  full name is Amere May, Jr. ... has three siblings ...  plays drums and piano for church which his father pastors ... born 8/20/92.

Career Highs (at Delaware State)
Points: 22, vs. Geo. Wash. (12/31/11)
Field goals: 8, vs. GW (12/31/11)
3 pt FGs: 3, vs. GW (12/31/11)
Free throws: 3, vs. GW  (12/31/11)
Rebounds: 3, vs. Notre Dame  (11/18/11)
Assists: 2 (2x)
Blocks: 1 (3x)
Steals:  2, vs. Howard (12/6/11)
Minutes: 40, vs. Tenn. State (12/17/11)

 

 

Position: Guard
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
City/State: Covert, Mich.
High School: Covert HS
Major: Mass Communications
Experience: 3 Letters
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