2012-13 | JUNIOR SEASON
Played in 35 season games and started against UT-San Antonio on Nov. 29 ... ranked second on the squad with 29 blocks ... scored a career-high 10 points against UT-San Antonio ... impressive game Jan. 10 against Arizona with three blocked shots and three steals to go along with six points ... grabbed a career-high nine rebounds against Houston Baptist on Dec. 22 ... played a career-best 21 minutes in his second game as a Duck on Nov. 12 against Portland State ... saw action in all three of Oregon’s NCAA Tournament games ... had six point and four boards in Oregon’s Pac-12 Tournament semifinal win over Utah.
Averaged 18 points, 10 rebounds and 3 blocks per game as a sophomore in 2011-12 at Palm Beach State College in Lake Worth, Fla. ... Shot 59% from the field and 82% from the free throw line... Made the first team of the 2012 NJCAA Men’s All American Team ...Voted Player of the Year in the Southern Conference... Named Preseason Junior College Player of the Year... Named Florida Junior College Player of the Year... Ranked No. 3 overall junior college player and No. 1 center by jucojunction.com ... as a freshman, made his debut leading the way with 19 points in the annual Battle By The Beach Classic ... Led the way with 32 points, 13 rebounds and eight blocks against Daytona State for the first 2010-11 season away game win ... Had 23 points and 10 rebounds in a win against FSC ... Scored 16 points and had a team-high nine rebounds in win over No. 7 Santa Fe ... Had 19 rebounds and collected a career-high 34 points in a win over Indian River ... Had a double-double with 20 points and 13 rebounds in win against Miami Dade... Named first-team All-Southern Conference and first-team all-region.
Attended Progressive Christian Academy in Temple Hills, Md. ... Prior to that, averaged 3.3 points per game as a 6-6 sophomore at Frederickburg’s Courtland High School before growing another five inches ... Member of Delaware Team Takeover AAU Team ... Participated in Reebok All-American Camp.
Born Waverly S. Austin in Fredricksburg, Va. ... Mother is Ilona Austin ... Has one brother, David ... Major is sociology.