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Aleer Leek
Player Profile:
Aleer Leek 2393954
Position: Forward/Center
Height: 6'9"
Weight: 225
Year: Junior
Hometown: Juba, South Sudan
High School: Victory Rock Prep School
Other College: IMG Academy

2016-17: Played in 26 games as a reserve … Averaged 1.8 points, 1.3 rebounds and 7.8 minutes per game … Shot 44 percent (17-for-39) from the floor, 26 percent (5-for-19) from 3-point range and 73 percent (8-for-11) from the foul line … Scored a career-high 10 points on a perfect 4-for-4 shooting line in 10 minutes vs. William Jewell (12/10) … Finished with seven points and was a perfect 4-for-4 from the free throw line in the season opener at #22 Creighton (11/11) … Notched seven points, a crucial 3-pointer late and a career-high five rebounds vs. Murray State (11/20) … Scored six points in 13 minutes at New Mexico State (1/21) … Played a season-high 18 minutes in the College Basketball Invitational quarterfinals at Wyoming (3/20).

2015-16: Saw reserve action in 30 games as a freshman … Averaged 2.1 points, 1.1 rebounds and 8.1 minutes per contest … Shot 39 percent (22-for-56) from the field and 41 percent (11-for-27) from 3-point range … Grabbed multiple rebounds in 10 games … Registered five blocks, dished out three assists and made two steals … Notched season-highs with 11 points, four made field goals, three baskets from beyond the 3-point arc and 19 minutes played at Omaha (11/17) … Grabbed a season-best three rebounds at Chicago State (3/5) … Scored at least five points on five occasions … Sank a season-best two foul shots vs. Chicago State (1/30) … Played at least 10 minutes in 11 contests.

High School: Spent the 2014-15 season at Victory Rock Prep School in Bradenton, Fla., but was injured and unable to play basketball … In AAU ball, he played at Impact Academy in Bradenton … Also spent time attending IMG Academy in Bradenton.

Personal: Born Jan. 1, 1995 in South Sudan ... Under the guardianship of Loren Jackson ... Nicknamed "Leeky" ... Has three older brothers that played Division I basketball, Leek at Campbell, Deng at Southern Illinois and Deng at Norfolk State ... Majoring in Business.

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