1 Dontae Molden
1 Dontae Molden
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
High School: Pershing
Position: G

College: 2008-09: Honored as team's Defensive Most Valuable Player Award recipient ... Led the GLIAC with 132 assists (4.7 apg.) ... Notched the 11th-best single season assists figure in school history ... Added 177 points and 76 rebounds ... Played in 28 games ... Started 23 outings ... Averaged 6.3 points and 2.7 rebounds per contest ... Compiled seven double-figure scoring performances ... Tallied six assists or more in 12 games ... Placed seventh in the GLIAC in steals (1.7 spg.) ... Had a season-high 15 points versus Kuyper (1/5) ... Dished out 11 assists against Tiffin (1/15) ... Had nine assists at Ashland (12/4) ... Scored 13 points versus Wayne State (1/22) ... Also had 12 points against Hillsdale (12/13) ... Started his final 20 games.

High School:
A 2008 graduate of Detroit Pershing High School ... Capped off prep career by leading Detroit Pershing to a MHSAA Class A State Runner-up finish in 2008 ... Earned Detroit News Class A Honorable Mention All-State accolades twice ... Prepped by head coach A.W. Canada ... Two-time All-Detroit Public School League (PSL) selection ... Helped the Doughboys to a 22-5 overall record as a senior ... Tallied seven steals, six points and four assists in 29 minutes as Pershing topped Romulus 79-77 in overtime in the state semifinals (3/14/08) at Michigan State's Breslin Center in East Lansing ... Led squad to district and regional titles his final season ... Four-year letterwinner ... Averaged 16 points, six assists, four rebounds and three steals per contest in 2007-08 ... Netted 12 points, four assists, three boards and two thefts a game his junior team ... Team captain ... Helped Pershing to three district crowns and a city runner-up finish during his prep career ... All-Metro and All-PSL East standout ... Ranked by Inside Prep Sports as the state's number six point guard in the class of 2008 ... Also competed in cross country.

Personal: Son of Donald and Deidra Molden ... Majoring in management at FSU.