Jo'el Lamb #15
Position: F Ht.: 6-7 Wt.: 195
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
Previous School: Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy
Eligibility: Jr. Major: Business
2009-10: Tied for fourth on the team with 10 blocks as a sophomore for the Bucs… contributed eight points and five rebounds in CSU’s 103-53 win over Toccoa Falls (11/30/09)… made his first start of the season against VMI (12/5/09)… scored seven points and had six rebounds against the Keydets… tied his season high with eight points vs. High Point (1/14/10)… put up two blocks at both High Point (1/14/10) and Presbyterian (1/2/10)… saw five consecutive starts from January 14 – January 30… posted seven points and a steal in the loss to Gardner-Webb on February 6… started six games throughout the season… shot .326 from the field and .313 from beyond the arc over the course of the season.
2008-09: Made an immediate impact as a freshman, playing in all 29 games and starting 13… totaled 5.9 points per game and a .434 field goal percentage, to go along with 3.7 boards per game… led the team in blocks with 28 and was 10th in the Big South with just under one per game… had six games in double-figures, including a pair of double-doubles… recorded a career high 18 points on 7-11 shooting against Covenant College on Dec. 13th… stepped up at the beginning of conference play, tallying 11 points and 10 boards vs. VMI on Jan. 5th… also finished the season on a good note, posting another double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds against Coastal Carolina on Feb. 26th.
High School: A three-star recruit by Rivals, comes to CSU as one of the most highly-rated recruits in school history … played for CSU Assistant Coach Courtney Brooks at Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy … averaged 18 points and 10 rebounds per game as a senior … helped guide SACA to a 23-8 overall record and a Georgia 1A quarterfinal appearance … named first-team all-state and all-conference honors … nominated for McDonald’s All-American honors … earned Regional Player of the Year honors and earned a chance to play in Georgia’s North/South All-Star Game, scoring eight points … graduated as the salutatorian of his senior class.
Personal: Son of James and Tuesday Lamb, born Oct. 24, 1989 in Atlanta, Ga. … majoring in Business at CSU … brother was a golf and tennis player at Arkansas-Pine Bluff.