Before UConn: Comes to UConn as a combination guard, equally comfortable as either a point or shooting guard. Outstanding defensive player with three-point shooting range and solid ballhandling skills...Top 100 recruit... Attended St. Thomas More for past two years, playing under Coach Jere Quinn... Averaged 16.8 ppg, 7.0 rebounds, and 2.2 assists last year, leading the Chancellors to a 31-7 record and the National Prep Championship finals... Named to the NEPSAC Class AAA first team... Selected to play in the Jordan Brand Classic regional game and recorded 13 points, 7 assists, and 4 steals to help Team New York to a 148-128 win... Was a teammate at St. Thomas More of current UConn sophomore Steven Enoch, and played AAU ball with current UConn redshirt sophomore Terry Larrier... Before St. Thomas More, spent a year at Vermont Academy (Saxtons River, Vt.)... Played AAU ball with New York’s PSA Cardinals.
Personal Information: Christian Lucien Vital... Born March 21, 1997... Son of Rose Vital Williams... Has one younger sister and four younger brothers... Dean’s List student at St. Thomas More and Residential Assistant Advisor as a senior.