|High School:||Seton Hall Prep|
Versatile forward who will make an impact up front. High School: Played two years of varsity for one of the nation's top high school basketball programs • Played both forward positions and started as a senior • Averaged 12 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists his last year. Named second-team All-Parochial Division and All-Essex County • Pirates (31-1, 18-0 Iron Hills Conference) won 2006-07 Non-Public A State Championship. Only loss was in semifinals of season-ending Tournament of Champions • Scored 19 points in state title game vs. Christian Brothers Academy • Team ranked No. 5 in state in MaxPreps final poll • Pirates (28-3, 17-1) won state championship his junior year before losing in Tournament of Champion's first round • Played with Brandon Costner (N.C. State), Gary Wallace (Robert Morris), Jordan Costner (St. Peter's) and Ashton Gibbs, who will be a freshman at Pittsburgh next season • Coached by Bob Farrell • Played AAU ball for Garden State Sharpshooters and Jersey Titans. Personal: Son of Robert and Stefani Banzhaf.