Brandon Clarke: Background
Background bullet points:
Hometown: Vancouver, British Columbia
JUST LIKE: Bob Houbregs (Basketball HOF), Steve Nash, Ryan Reynolds, Seth Rogen
High School: Desert Vista (AZ)
JUST LIKE: Zach Miller (NFL), Max Crumm (actor), Kristine Anigwe (basketball)
At age 16 the 6’2” Clarke dunked for the first time. He then grew five inches in less than two years to reach his current height
Attended San Jose State for two seasons, winning Sixth Man of the Year in the Mountain West.
If drafted will be the only player in the league to play for San Jose State
Clarke owns the record for blocks in a season for San Jose State…
...AND Gonzaga! Clarke broke the record in a 93-63 victory over San Francisco.
“My goal is to make it by the end of the season so no can beat it, ever.”
As of this writing Clarke is third in the country with 88 blocks for the season
Clarke joins a group of recent redshirt transfers who have found all-conference levels of success with Gonzaga, including Kelly Olynyk, Kyle Wiltjer, Johnathan Williams and Nigel Williams-Goss
He Said What?
“I love my teammates. They’re awesome...I think that chemistry really shows on the court”