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Al-Farouq

Aminu

Al-Farouq Aminu
F
6'-9"
215lbs.
BornAtlanta, Georgia
CollegeWake Forest
Drafted2010 – Round: 1 / Pick: 8th Los Angeles Clippers

Aminu went to Norcross High School and was ranked as one of the top college recruits in the nation from the class of 2008. He was ranked #7 in the nation by Rivals.com and #13 by Scout.com.

Aminu transferred to Norcross between his freshman and sophomore years from Wesleyan School but was ruled ineligible and had to play on Norcross’ jv team his sophomore year. In his junior year, Aminu and teammate Gani Lawal led Norcross to a 30–3 record and a #12 national seed. Aminu averaged 13.7 points and 9.5 rebounds per game in his junior year. He led Norcross to back to back Georgia 5A state titles in 2007 and 2008. He averaged 23.1 points and 11.2 rebounds a game as a senior. Norcross finished 29–2 and ranked #6 in 2008. Aminu was a member of the 2008 McDonald’s All-American Team and played in the Jordan Brand Classic where he had 12 points and 13 rebounds.

Averages

Season Team G GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
2014-15 DAL 16 0 16.4 0.486 0.259 0.615 0.9 3.3 4.2 0.4 0.60 0.80 0.60 1.6 5.2
2013-14 NOP 80 65 25.6 0.474 0.271 0.664 1.6 4.6 6.2 1.4 1.00 0.50 1.10 1.8 7.2

Totals

Season Team G GS MIN FGM/A 3PM/A FTM/A OFF DEF TOT AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
2014-15 DAL 16 0 262 34/70 7/27 8/13 14 53 67 7 10 12 10 25 83
2013-14 NOP 80 65 2045 234/494 13/48 91/137 129 367 496 114 82 38 88 147 572

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