Brian Young


Cherry Hill, N.J.

High School:
Cherry Hill East

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 195


Brian  Young

General: Hails from Cherry Hill, N.J. ...one of the top shooters to come out of New Jersey in recent years...underwent major surgery prior to freshman year to repair a heart defect; if available to play at all during 2005-06 season, it will not be until January at the earliest...one of three freshmen and five players in total from South Jersey.

High School: One of four post players joining the Leopards as part of the Class of 2009...deadly three-point threat for Cherry Hill East...made 145 three-pointers his senior year, while making 13 three-pointers and scoring 41 points in a win over Northwest Prep...averaged 26.8 points and 7.0 rebounds per game...First-Team All-Conference honoree, leading Cherry Hill to a 20-5 record and a conference championship...tabbed All-State Third Team by the Associated Press, First Team All-South Jersey by the Courier Post and All-South Jersey Second Team by the Philadelphia Inquirer....held a 3.7 GPA, ranked in the top 10, and was a member of the Cum Laude Society.