|Hometown:||Grand Rapids, Mich.|
|High School:||Ottawa Hills|
College: Preseason All-American by multiple
sources ... Also named to Preseason All-GLIAC North Division Team
... 2008-09: Honored as team MVP for
second-straight season ... NABC All-Midwest District Second Team
honoree ... Also named to Daktronics All-Midwest Region Second Team
... All-GLIAC North Division First Team selection ... Chosen as
Grand Rapids Press West Michigan Player of the Year ... Led the
GLIAC in scoring and ranked 24th nationally (20.2 ppg.) ... Ranked
second in the league in offensive rebounds (3.4 pg.) ... Was fourth
in the GLIAC in rebounding (7.3 rpg.) along with fourth in field
goal percentage (.546) ... Made and attempted more free throws than
any other player in the league for the second-straight year
(180-237) ... Reached double-figure scoring in 24 of 25 games ...
Had a career-high 33 points against Olivet (11/25) ... Set a school
single-season record with 180 made free throws ... Had the
fifth-best seasonal scoring figure for a Bulldog sophomore ...
Twice received GLIAC North Division Player of the Week honors ...
2007-08: Started 27 of 29 games ... Led team in
scoring (15.9 ppg.) and rebounding (6.9 rpg.) ... Had 26
double-figure scoring performances ... Earned team MVP Award honors
... Scored 20 points or more eight times ... Ranked ninth in
scoring and 10th in rebounding among the GLIAC’s overall
leaders ... Was also ninth in the league in field goal and free
throw percentage ... Finished with six double-double (points &
rebounds) efforts ... Named to the AT&T?Alascom Jamboree
All-Tourney?Team (Dec. 29-30) ... Attempted 24 more free throws
than any other GLIAC player ... Had 52 more attempts than any
player found among the top 15 league leaders in free throw
percentage ... Converted 167 of 212 (.788) tries from the charity
stripe ... Had season-high 27 points vs. Wayne State (1/9) ...
Scored 10 points or more in 12 of his final 13 games ... Recorded
25 points against Kuyper (1/3) and netted 23 points at St.
Joseph’s (12/17) ... Also had 23 points at Tiffin (12/8) and
22 points against Gannon (1/17) ... Shot 53.9% (145-269) from the
floor for the season.
High School: A 2007 graduate of Grand Rapids’ Ottawa Hills High School ... Detroit News Class A Honorable Mention All-State basketball selection ... All-City selection ... Also earned all-area and all-league accolades ... Coached by Lee Gilbert ... Two-year varsity letterwinner ... Tallied 15 points, 10 rebounds and two assists per game as a senior for the Bengals ... Helped squad to a 16-4 overall record in 2006-07 ... Chosen as team’s Most Valuable Player Award recipient ... Two-sport student-athlete ... Received Associated Press Class A All-State Honorable Mention football honors as a lineman in 2006 ... All-City football honoree ... Earned four varsity letters in football.
Personal: Son of Vernon and Zsa Zsa Keenan of Kentwood, Mich. ... Born 5/2/88 in Grand Rapids, Mich. ... Has an older sister and a younger brother ... Father works as a corrections officer while mother is a principal consultant ... Has been on a cruise ... Interests include computers ... Majoring in computer information systems at Ferris State.