#1 Brandon Barnes
|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Douglasville, Ga. (Chapel Hill HS)|
2010-11 (RS Freshman): Averaged 6.4 points and 3.6 rebounds per game…Played in all 30 games averaging 17.9 minutes per game and started seven contests…Shot 44.8 percent from the field, the best among Lipscomb guards, and shot 35.7 percent from the 3-point line…Led Lipscomb in scoring three times and in rebounding three times…Scored in double figures six times…Had best game of season at UT Martin (Nov. 27) when he scored 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting with six rebounds in 25 minutes of action…Had only double-double of season at Belmont (Jan. 13) when he led team in scoring (11) and rebounding (10)…Atlantic Sun Games...Averaged 5.7 points and 3.5 rebounds….Averaged 8.4 points over final eight games of the season and shot 60.6 percent in final seven games of season.
2009-10 Season: Redshirt
High School: Averaged 24 points and 11 rebounds for Chapel Hill High School in Douglasville, Ga. … Named First Team All-Region and All-Douglas County his senior year … set the single-game school record with 41 points … two year starter … team captain his senior year … member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes … coached by Jim Gaylor … played AAU for Team Impact with fellow Bison Milos Kleut.
Personal: Son of Rod and Bridgett Barnes … has two brothers, Bray and Corey … father is the head men’s basketball coach at Georgia State … born July 21, 1991 … Major is Communications.