Played high school basketball at Northeast High School in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... Averaged 18.0 points, 12.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game during prep school season at Faith Baptist ... Rated a four-star recruit from Rivals.com and the No. 100 overall prospect, No. 119 overall recruit according to 247sports.com, No. 92 overall prospect and No. 20 forward according to Scout.com and the No. 33 power forward according to ESPN.com.
Son of Andrea Dawson ... Has one brother, Alexander, and two sisters, Brittany and Briyonna ... His favorite holiday is Christmas and if he could spend a day with anyone, present or historical, it would be Martin Luther King, Jr. ... His best advice is "work hard towards your dreams" ... He wears the No. 21 because Kevin Garnett is his favorite NBA basketball player ... Major is sport and entertainment management.