25 - DeMarco Sanders
DeMarco Sanders
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Flint, Mich.
High School: Powers
Position: G

High School: A 2010 graduate of Flint Powers High School ... Natural southpaw shooting guard ... Averaged 19.1 points per game as a senior in 2009-10 and led Flint Powers to the state quarterfinals where they lost to eventual state champion Detroit Country Day ... Was an Associated Press Class B All-State First Team performer along with being tabbed as a Flint Journal All-Area choice ... Played his prep career under a Bulldog men's basketball alum in head coach Tim Herman, who was inducted into the Ferris State Athletics Hall of Fame last fall ... Was the fourth-leading scorer as a junior on Flint Powers' 2009 Class B State Championship team ... Stepped into a leadership role as a senior and became the leading scorer on a squad featuring three of the state's top 12 Associated Press Class B All-State honorees in his senior campaign ... Played AAU basketball for the Mid-Michigan Lakers and Team Detroit ... Shot over 42% from three-point range as a senior ... Was chosen to compete in Michigan's Slam Dunk Championship and Three-Point Shootout held at the Palace of Auburn Hills ... Was also chosen to the all-tournament team in the annual Meijer Holiday Hoops Invitational played at the Breslin Center in East Lansing, Mich. ... Chosen by Hotbed Hoops as its 2009-10 All-Area Player of the Year ... Finished third in the Flint area among Class A and B scoring leaders ... Was also a All-Big Nine conference honoree, a third team Bankhoops.com All-State pick along with claiming Detroit Free Press Class B All-State laurels in 2009-10 ... Played a key role on three consecutive regional championship teams that finished as the state runner-up (2007-08), state champion (2008-09) and a state quarterfinalist (2009-10) ... Was still shooting 57% from the field as a guard in late February of his senior year before finishing shooting 53% overall from the floor.

Personal: Son of Nathaniel Sanders and Rebekah Jinnah ... Has two brothers ... Born in Flint ... Criminal Justice major.

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