2012-13 (SOPHOMORE): Saw action in three games, averaging 1.7 minutes per outing ... Scored first career field goal vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/9) and pulled down two rebounds ... Also saw action vs. Fordham and Auburn.
2011-12 (RS FRESHMAN): Saw action in five games, averaging 1.6 minutes per outing ... Recorded first career rebound and block against Grambling ... Also played against Mississippi Valley State, at No. 1 Kentucky, at Tennessee and vs. LSU.
2010-11 (REDSHIRT): Did not see action as a true freshman and was redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time All-District selection for coach Danny Broussard at St. Thomas More High School ... Averaged 12.6 points and 4.4 rebounds as a senior despite missing half the season with a broken collarbone ... Posted 16.8 points, 8.4 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game as a junior ... Helped St. Thomas More rack up a 93-24 record during his three years on the squad ... Was also a two-time district high jump champion with the track and field team ... National Honor Society member ... Graduated with a 4.0 GPA and was an Academic All-State selection in basketball.
PERSONAL: Full name is William Roberts Norman ... Born Feb. 11, 1992 ... Son of Roger and Caroline Norman ... Majoring in biological science ... Both parents are doctors who graduated from Ole Miss ... 2012 and 2013SEC Academic Honor Roll member ... Made the Chancellor's Honor Roll for fall 2011 and the U.M.A.A. Honor Roll for fall 2010 and spring 2011.
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Austin Miller handled all of this week's edition of the Observations from the Best Seat in the House. Check out what he had to say below:- The nation's best scoring defense finally got its first shutout of the season, as... read more
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