Improved his scoring average from 2.6 to 4.2...Had a career-high 16 points vs. George Mason...All 16 points came in the second half...Followed that up with 13 points and a then career-high nine boards against Colorado State...Fourth on the team in rebounding (4.1 rpg)...Posted a career-high 11 boards against SEMO.
Became a starter in the pivot midway through the season and started 16 of 30 games overall... Had a career-high nine points versus Ball State and Drake...Gathered a career-best eight rebounds against Troy State...Shot 48 percent from the field.
Played sparingly as a junior at Thornwood High School under Coach Kevin Hayhurst before a major growth spurt boosted his height to 6-foot-6...Averaged 11.0 ppg and 7.0 rpg as a senior and was named SICA East All-Conference...Selected to play in the Chicago City vs. Suburban All-Star game.
Sylvester Willis' Career Statistics
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