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Damien Leonard
Damien  Leonard


Greenville, S.C.

High School:
J.L. Mann

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 190




Gamecocks Fall to Mississippi State 70-59

Ellington leads the Gamecocks with 13 points


Gamecocks Suffer 74-56 Loss At Texas A&M

Michael Carrera leads South Carolina with 16 points, 9 rebounds


Gamecocks Travel To Texas A&M For Saturday Contest

Game time set for 7 p.m. ET on ESPNU.


Gamecocks Suffer 90-68 Loss to Missouri

Damien Leonard scores career-high 20 points


Gamecocks Fall to Tigers 64-46

Lakeem Jackson led the Gamecocks with 10 points


South Carolina vs. Arkansas

South Carolina vs. Arkansas


South Carolina vs. Tennessee

South Carolina vs. Tennessee - AP Photo Gallery

2011-12 (freshman)
Saw action in all 31 contests with 20 starts on the year ... Averaged 6.8 points and 1.4 rebounds in 21.0 minutes per contest ... In league play, averaged 6.3 points, earning 12 starts ... Posted eight double-figure scoring games during freshman season, including a season high 19 points vs. No. 1 Kentucky (Feb. 4) ... Led or shared the team lead in scoring and steals three times ... After struggling from the floor through the first three games, posted 16 points, hitting five 3s, vs. Mississippi Valley State (Nov. 22) ... Tallied 15 points, hitting five 3s, vs. No. 1 North Carolina (Nov. 25) ... Posted eight points vs. SE Louisiana (Dec. 21) to lead all scorers off the bench for the Gamecocks ... Posted 14 points in 16 minutes, hitting 4-of-6 attempts from beyond the arc in won over Wofford (Dec. 28) ... Led the team with 15 points at No. 2 Kentucky (Jan. 7), scoring 12 points in the second half ... Was 4-of-7 from the floor, posting 11 points at Tennessee (Feb. 8) ... Hit just 1-of-5 from 3-point range in win vs. Georgia (Feb. 15), but made basket was crucial late in second half ... Collected a season high four rebounds vs. Tennessee (Feb. 25) ... Tallied nine points and two rebounds vs. Mississippi State (Feb. 29) ... Finished the season with strong performance vs. Alabama (March 8) in SEC Tournament play, posting 13 points and three rebounds.

Pre-South Carolina
Four-star prospect, No. 100 overall and No. 29 shooting guard according to ... Four-star position prospect, No. 26 shooting guard according to ... Four-star prospect, No. 85 overall and No. 22 shooting guard according to ... Averaged 22 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists per game as a junior ... Averaged 22.4 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game as a senior, where he averaged 42 percent from 3-point range, 47 percent from the floor and 82 percent from the free throw line ... One of the premier shooters in the country ... Drew attention from Arizona, Texas, Clemson, Oklahoma State and Virginia Tech ... Chose South Carolina over Clemson and Oklahoma State.

Son of Monica and Bernard Leonard ... Has one sister, Jasmaine, and one brother, Jabrius.


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