Honorable mention preseason All-American and preseason Landmark Player of the Year (DIII News).
2007- 08: Started 22 of the 25 games he played • Led the Cardinals in scoring (12.6 ppg) and rebounding (7.2 rpg) • Named Landmark Conference Rookie of the Year Succeeded on a team-leading .556 of his FGs Ranked second on club with .753 FT% • Scored in double figures 16 times, including 10 straight at year's end • Had four double-doubles • Posted career highs in points (32) and rebounds (18) in season-finale at GOU. Made 14 of 19 shots and 4 of 5 from the line. Also tied career best in assists with 3. Named Landmark Player of the Week for his performance • Totaled 22 points, 12 rebounds and 3 assists at MMA. Was 10 of 10 from FT line Scored 20 points vs. MOR Produced 18 points and 12 boards vs. Salve Regina in CUA Classic semifinals. Made 8 of 9 from field. Named to All-Tournament team • Scored 15 points and secured 12 rebounds vs. Piedmont. Made 7 of 9 FGs and collected a personal-best 4 steals • Scored 18 points on 6 of 6 shooting, including his only trey, and made 5 of 6 FTs vs. Maine-Presque Isle • Had 17 points and 7 boards in collegiate debut vs. Delaware Valley. Made 6 of 10 shots, including a 3, and 4 of 4 FTs • Scored 16 points and had 7 rebounds at SUS • Recorded 15 points and 9 rebounds vs. SUS • Tallied 15 points and 8 caroms at JUN • Had 12 points, 9 boards and 3 assists vs. DRW. 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.