A very explosive athlete from the basketball-rich state of North Carolina ... battled some nagging injuries during his rookie year but showed his potential with a number of big plays ... hard worker who plays the game with a passion ... explosive off the dribble ... coaches feel that he has the potential to be a terrific player once he continues to adjust to the nuances of the college game.
Vying for reserve minutes at one of the wing spots ... gave team a big lift in win over New Mexico State ... got fouled on two drives to the basket in 2nd half and made 3-4 FTs. 2011-12
Saw action in 19 contests as a freshman, all as a reserve ... averaged 2.8 ppg and 1.2 rpg while playing 7.4 mpg ... shot 48.6 FG% ... made collegiate debut at Minnesota on opening night ... scored season-high 12 pts. (3-7 FG, 2-3 3FG, 4-6 FT) at Vanderbilt in 2nd game of year ... logged 8 pts., 8 reb., 2 asst. at La Salle ... hit 4-5 FG and scored 10 pts. in win at Binghamton ... missed 4G with a foot injury before returning vs. Cornell ... scored 4 pts. and had the team's dunk of the year in the win at Colgate ... that play was voted "Dunk of the Week" on ESPN's Collge GameDay show.
Full name is Joshea Reymon Singleton ... born Oct. 9, 1991 in Roanoke, Va. ... son of Joyce Thomas ... has two brothers, Maurice and Travon ... class valedictorian and 2011 graduate of Kestrel Heights School in Durham, N.C. ... current Bucknell assistant coach Michael Cotton is the former head coach at Kestrel Heights ... elected team captain ... averaged 14.6 points and 3.2 rebounds per game as a junior and over 16 ppg as a senior ... also played two years of basketball at Kinston High School ... major is undeclared.