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      Tariq Owens
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Odenton, Md.

High School:
St. Vincent Pallotti High School

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 205

Position:
F

Experience:
HS

Prep School:
Mt. Zion Prep (Md.)

2014-15 - FRESHMAN
  • Game-By-Game Statistics
  • Made his first career start when the Vols hosted Kansas State for the SEC/Big 12 Challenge (12/6/14).
  • Gave the Vols nine minutes off the bench against 11th-ranked Kansas in the semifinals of the Orlando Classic (11/28/14).
  • Logged his first collegiate point and rebound in the home-opening victory over Texas Southern (11/20/14).
  • Recorded a steal during his one minute off the bench while making his college debut vs. 15th-ranked VCU at the Veterans Classic (11/14/14).
PREP SCHOOL
  • Spent a post-graduate year at Mt. Zion Prep School in Baltimore, where he was coached by Rodrick Harrison.
  • Rivals.com rated Owens as the eighth-best prospect in the state of Maryland.
  • Prior to the 2013-14 season, Owens was rated by Scout.com as a four-star, top-100 prospect.
HIGH SCHOOL
  • Attended St. Vincent Pallotti High School in Laurel, Md., before enrolling at Mt. Zion.
  • Initially signed with Ohio University in November 2013, but he was released from his NLI following a coaching change there.
  • Played AAU ball for the Baltimore's Finest program.
PERSONAL
  • Full name is Tariq Amir Owens
  • First name pronounced: TY-reek
  • Born: June 30, 1995, in Utica, N.Y.
  • Son of Renard and Cassandra Owens
  • Academic major: Agricultural Leadership
  • Recipient of the Bertelkamp Basketball Scholarship Endowment Fund

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