ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
14 - Steve Moundou-Missi
Steve Moundou-Missi
Height: 6-7
Weight: 225
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Yaounde, Cameroon
High School: Montverde Academy (Fla.)
Position: Forward

Freshman (2011-12):
Co-Recipient of John Harnice Spirit Award ... Appeared in all 31 games ... Averaged 5.6 points and 4.1 rebounds per game in Ivy League play and 4.9 points per contest overall ... Grabbed five rebounds and hit three baskets for six points in career debut against MIT (Nov. 11) ... Added six points on 3-of-4 shooting at Holy Cross (Nov. 15) ... Came down with seven boards against Utah at Battle 4 Atlantis (Nov. 24) ... Had five rebounds in win over No. 20 Florida State at Battle 4 Atlantis (Nov. 25) ... Scored six points and added four boards against Central Florida at Battle 4 Atlantis championship (Nov. 26) ... Hit four free throws and finished with eight points and six rebounds against Seattle (Dec. 4) ... Scored six points in only eight minutes of action at Monmouth (Jan. 10) ... Went 7-of-7 from the field, making his first-career trey and finished with a career-best 16 points in 19 minutes against George Washington (Jan. 14) ... Scored nine points, grabbed four rebounds, made three steals and rejected two shots at Dartmouth (Jan. 21) ... Scored 10 points, draining five field goals, and made three steals at Yale (Jan. 27) ... Came down with a career-high 10 rebounds and blocked two shots at Brown (Jan. 28) ... Tabbed Ivy Rookie of the Week Jan. 30 ... Went 7-of-7 from the line and scored nine points against Cornell (Feb. 3) ... Made three baskets, finishing with nine points and eight rebounds at Penn (Feb. 10) ... Made a career-high four blocked shots, scored 14 points and grabbed six boards against Brown (Feb. 17).

Background:
Son of Annette and Jean-Paul ... Was high school teammate of Ugo Okam at Montverde Academy … Is a native of Yaounde, Cameroon ... Earned three varsity letters … Captained team as a senior … Earned ESPN Rise All-America second-team honors …. Named Lake County Player of the Year as a senior … Helped team finished second at 2010 ESPN National High School Invitational tournament … AP Scholar … Won 2010 mathfax (math competition) national championship … Father, Jean Paul, and mother, Annette, both played for the Cameroon national basketball team in the 1980s … Other interests include listening to music and playing soccer. 

Steve Moundou-Missi with Michele and Nathan Fry, freshman proctors, outside of their residence in Apley Court. Nathan is also an Associate Director of Athletics at Harvard.