10 - R.J. Dixon
R.J. Dixon
Height: 6-0
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Cannon School
Position: G

Highly skilled point guard, will see extensive minutes. 2007-08: Saw action in 25 contests and started 13 • Averaged 5.1 points, 2.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists • Tied for club lead in steals with 23 • His 64 assists ranked second on team • Had a 1.7 assist/turnover ratio • Scored a career-high 10 points twice: vs. JUN and at GOU • Made 4 of 5 shots, including a 3-pointer, for 9 points at MMA. Added 3 assists, 2 rebounds and 2 steals • Tallied 9 points and a personal-high 5 assists vs. SCR • Had 9 points and 4 helpers at SUS • Totaled 8 points, 4 assists and 2 boards at MOR • Had 7 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 steals vs. Bates • Secured a career-best 7 rebounds and had 7 points, 3 assists and 3 steals vs. MOR. Steal total matched high vs. DRW and Salve Regina • Had 7 points and 4 assists vs. Piedmont. High School: Three-year starting point guard and captain • School's all-time scoring leader (1,290 points) and No. 1 in assists • Named first-team All-Metrolina Athletic Conference (MAC) each year • Averaged 15 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists as a senior; 16 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists as a junior; and 19 points, 4 boards and 5 assists as a sophomore • Cougars captured regular-season and tournament championships his junior and senior seasons. 34-0 record in MAC play • Club won North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association 2A State Championship in 2006 and advanced to state semifinals in 2007 • Team MVP in 2004-05 and Coach's Award winner next two years • Nominated for state Wendy's High School Heisman in 2007 • Played his junior year with fellow CUA freshman Tommy Haselden • Coached by Ron Johnson. Notable: Played on three national championships teams for Charlotte Stars: two in Youth Basketball of America (YBOA) and one AAU • YBOA titles came in 2002-03 and AAU in 2000 • Stars also won five YBOA and five AAU state championships • Played with Omar Carter (Charleston Southern), Stephen Curry (Davidson), Doneal Mack (Memphis), J.T. Thompson (Virginia Tech), Ben Stywall (UNC Greensboro) and Jamie Skeen (Wake Forest). Personal: Son of Ronard and Dione Dixon.

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