Makes the switch from basketball to football... tremendous athlete who has a 36" vertical jump... is listed as a backup to Mark Hafner at tight end as fall approaches... should see plenty of action...
2004-05 Basketball: Played in 27 games and averaged 1.9 points and 2.6 rebounds... had a career-high 16 boards against No. 16 Louisville... also blocked 13 shots and picked up 15 steals... Prior to Houston: Listed as one of the top 100 junior-college players in California... named a First-Team, All-Bay Valley Conference selection after averaging 13.9 points, 8.7 rebounds and 1.9 blocked shots per game... recorded 11 double-doubles as a sophomore... registered 20 points, 11 rebounds and five blocked shots in one game... helped Yuba enjoy its best season in school history when the school advanced to the Elite Eight of the California Junior College Tournament and finished the 2003-04 season with a 24-7 overall record...Yuba was a combined 46-18 during his two years at the school... averaged nine rebounds and 2.5 blocked shots per game as a freshman... scored a season-high 11 points in a game that season... High School: Began playing basketball as a sophomore at Roseville High School after moving from Irvine... named a First-Team, All-Conference selection after averaging 13 points and 10 rebounds as a senior... ranked among the state's top 10 leaders in rebounding and blocked shots... was also a First-Team, All-Conference selection as a wide receiver for Roseville's football team... finished among the state's top 10 leaders in receiving yards... was an All-Star selection in both sports... Personal: Born August 9, 1984, in Fresno, Calif.... son of Rodney and Donna Hannah of Roseville, Calif.... signed with Houston after being recruited by UNLV, Penn State, San Diego State, Virginia Tech and USC... enjoys producing music... majoring in sociology.