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    LeRon Barnes

    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Stonewall, La.

    High School:
    North DeSoto

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 195

    Position:
    G

    Experience:
    2L

    Major:
    Health

    LeRon Barnes

    11/08/2014

    Men's Basketball Rolls Past North Alabama in Exhibition Win

    Jherrod Stiggers, Danrad Knowles with 20 points apiece to lead six Cougars in double digits

    11/14/2013

    Men's Basketball Tops UTSA on Thursday Night

    Cougars Move to 3-0 for Second Straight Season

    02/16/2013

    Tulsa Outlasts Men's Hoops in Triple-Overtime Thriller

    Cougars stage improbable comeback with five points in final five seconds of regulation to force OT

    02/13/2013

    Men's Hoops Rolls Past UTEP, 79-61

    Sophomore forward TaShawn Thomas flirts with triple-double with 24 pts, 11 rebs, 7 asts

    11/19/2012

    Men's Basketball Dominates Louisiana College on Monday

    Six Cougars reach double-digit points; TaShawn Thomas leads with 22; Coogs move to 4-0

    02/27/2014

    Houston vs. Memphis (USATSI Gallery)

    Houston men's basketball

    01/23/2014

    Houston vs. Memphis

    Houston falls to Memphis, 82-59

    01/07/2014

    Houston vs. Cincinnati

    Houston vs. Cincinnati

    12/31/2013

    Houston vs. UConn

    Men's basketball vs. Connecticut, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013

    03/20/2013

    Houston vs. Texas

    Houston vs. Texas (3/20/13)

    2013-14 Game-by-Game | 2012-13 Game-by-Game
    2011-12 Game-by-Game


    HONORS & AWARDS
    • 2011-12 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

    SOPHOMORE (2013-14)
    Competed in 30 games with 15 starts... Made his season debut against Texas State... Finished with two points and a rebound against the Bobcats... Scored seven straight points for the Cougars midway through the second half after UTSA trimmed a double-digit lead to seven points... Finished with seven points and four rebounds against the Roadrunners... Posted eight points and drained all four free throw attempts against Stanford during the Progressive Legends Classic Third-Place Game... Scored five points with five rebounds againt Texas A&M-Corpus Christi... Made first start of season vs. San Jose State... Finished with three points and four rebounds against the Spartans... Posted nine points with three rebounds and three assists against No. 17/15 UConn... Grabbed a career-high nine rebounds at USF... Totaled 10 points at No. 23/22 Memphis.

    REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2012-13)
    Competed in 16 games with one start... Made the first start of his career against Florida A&M in the season opener... Returned to action against Texas A&M following an ankle injury early in the season... Missed 12 straight games with an ankle injury before returning against Tulane... Finished with two points and three rebounds against the Green Wave... Grabbed six rebounds in 12 minutes against UTEP... Scored three points with two rebounds at Tulsa... Posted six points on 3-of-5 shooting with four rebounds in 15 minutes against Rice. C-USA Championship: Scored seven points with seven rebounds, two assists and three assists against UTEP in the Quarterfinals. CBI First Round: Scored eight points with two rebounds in eight minutes against Texas.

    FRESHMAN (2011-12)
    One of four student-athletes named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll... Competed in five games early before missing the rest of the season with a severe groin injury... Sat out remainder of season and received a medical redshirt... Made his collegiate debut against LSU after sitting out the first five games with a leg injury... Grabbed four rebounds with three assists and a steal in 16 minutes against the Tigers... Scored four points with four rebounds and a pair steals in 20 minutes against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi... Finished with five points and five rebounds in 11 minutes at Texas State.

    Game Highs
    Points 10 at #23/22 Memphis (1/23/14)
    FG 4 (2x) Most recently
    vs. #23/22 Memphis (1/23/14)
    FGA 9 vs. UTEP (3/14/13)
    3FG 2 vs. #17/15 UConn (12/31/13)
    3FGA 3 vs. #17/15 UConn (12/31/13)
    FT 4 vs. Texas Tech (11/26/13)
    FTA 5 at Tulsa (2/16/13)
    Rebounds 9 at USF (1/4/14)
    Assists 3 (3X) Most recently
    vs. #17/15 UConn (12/31/13)
    Steals 3 vs. UTEP (3/14/13)
    Blocks 2 at Temple (3/1/14)
    Minutes 27 vs. Cincinnati (1/7/14)

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Played for head coach Stephen Burch at North DeSoto High during his final two prep seasons... 3-star prospect by Rivals.com... Also considered Providence, Colorado State, Tulane, South Alabama and Louisiana-Lafayette. Senior (2010-11): Named to Class 3A All-State First Team... Averaged 33 points, 10 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 2.8 blocks per game... Recorded four games with at least 40 points... Named the KSLA Athlete of the Week in early February while ranking as the area's leading scorer... Honored as the KTBS Athlete of the Week in early January. Junior (2009-10): District Most Valuable Player... All-Area First-Team and All-State Second Team honoree. Sophomore (2008-09): Was an All-District honoree at Logansport High. Freshman (2007-08): Was an All-District honoree at Logansport High.

    PERSONAL
    Full name is LeRon Demarco Barnes... Born Sept. 5, 1993, in Shreveport, La... Son of Sharon and Rod Neal and Ronald Williams... Majoring in health.

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