Drafted No. 9 by the Detroit Pistons in the first round of the 2012 NBA Draft
As a Freshman in 2011-12: Appeared in 34 games, averaging 10.0 points, 7.6 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per game... Shot 54-percent on the season... Averaged 10.5 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per game in BIG EAST play... Averaged 11.0 points, 6.3 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game in the BIG EAST Tournament... Selected to the BIG EAST All-Rookie Team... Named Preseason BIG EAST Rookie of the Year... Preseason All-BIG EAST Honorable Mention... Named to the Naismith preseason watch list and the Wayman Tisdale Award Watch List presented to the nation's top freshman... Finished the season with a Calhoun-era freshman record with 10 double-doubles after notching 14 points and 10 rebounds against Syracuse in the BIG EAST Quarterfinals... Notched his ninth double-double of the season with 14 points and 12 rebounds at Providence... Recorded 17 points and 14 rebounds against Syracuse to pass all-time great Emeka Okefor and set a new Calhoun-era record by a freshman with his eighth double-double... Finished with 14 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks against Syracuse in the BIG EAST Quarterfinals... Recorded eight points and four blocks to go with 11 rebounds at Villanova... Added 15 points and nine rebounds against DePaul... Hit double-digits for the 13th time with 13 points and seven rebounds at Syracuse... Registered seven points, six rebounds and tied his season high with seven blocks against Seton Hall... Recorded a team-high 18 points on 9-of-12 shooting to go with seven rebounds at Georgetown... Tied a Calhoun-era record for a freshman (Emeka Okafor) with his seventh double-double against Notre Dame, recording 15 points, 11 rebounds and four blocks... Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week for the fourth time after securing his third-straight and sixth double-double of the season with 10 points and 13 rebounds at Notre Dame... Became the first UConn freshman to record three straight double-doubles since Corny Thompson (Five Straight) in 1978-79 and the first UConn player to record three straight double-doubles in BIG EAST play since Hasheem Thabeet From February 25-March 7, 2009... Reached the 20-point mark for the second time and recorded his fifth overall and second-straight double-double with 20 points and 11 rebounds against West Virginia... Notched his fourth double-double of the season with 10 points and 12 rebounds at Rutgers... Recorded his third double-double of the season with 16 points and 11 rebounds against St. John's... Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week for the third time after recording 16 points, nine rebounds and four steals against Fairfield... Earned second BIG EAST Rookie of the Week honor after scoring a season-high 24 points on 11-of-12 shooting to go with eight rebounds and five blocks against Holy Cross... Finished with 12 points and four rebounds against Harvard... Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week on Nov. 28 after recording his second double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds to go along with seven blocks and three steals against Florida State... Recorded his first collegiate double double with 11 points and 14 rebounds, including 11 on the offensive glass, against Maine... Averaged 13.0 points per game in two preseason contests.
Before UConn:Rated the No. 1 prospect by Scout.com... Rated the No. 2 prospect in the ESPNU Top-100... Attended St. Thomas More School in Oakdale, Conn... Led St. Thomas More to the 2011 Prep National Championship... Previously competed with the Connecticut Basketball Club on the AAU circuit... Selected for the prestigious Pangos All-American Camp.
Personal:Andre Jamal Drummond... Born August 10, 1993... Son of Christine Cameron... Has one sister, Ariana.