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    Ater Majok
    5 Ater Majok
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Sydney, Australia

    High School:
    American International HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-11 / 233

    Position:
    Forward

    Birthdate:
    07/04/1987

    Ater Majok's Complete Bio

    At Connecticut: Joined the Husky roster in January and was eligible to practice with the squad for the remainder of the season, but was not able to play in games... Was permitted to sit on the bench during home games in street clothes, but could not travel with the team... Became eligible for action at the conclusion of the Fall semester in 2009 with freshman eligibility... Made UConn debut against Central Florida on Dec. 20.

    As a Freshman in 2009-10: Part of the starting lineup in 22 of 26 games, averaging 3.0 rpg and recording 42 blocks... Blocked three shots against St. John's in the BIG EAST Tournament... Had six points and six blocked shots at South Florida... Blocked five shots against DePaul... Contributed a career-high seven points against Marquette... Played a career-high 31 minutes vs. Texas, blocking four shots... Contributed four points and a pair of blocks off the bench against Pittsburgh.

    Before UConn: Member of the Team Australia at adidas Nations Camp... Participated in the 2008 adidas Derby Classic... Was the 2006 MVP at the Next Level Supershowcase... Averaged 28 points, 11 rebounds, seven blocks and four assists per game at American International... Earned New South Wales All-State honors... Captain of the American International School Varsity Team... Defensive Player of the Year... Top-5 State Player and MVP... All-State Selection in volleyball (2006) and soccer (2007).

    Personal Information: Ater James Majok... Born on July 4, 1987... Son of James Majok and Amer Jacob... Has three brothers, Kashual, Orokey and Jacob and two sisters, Agum and Awod... Earned a spot on the Cadet Honor Roll... Member of the American International Debate Team... Pronounced Ah-TARE Mah-jook.

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