4 Ike Azotam
4 Ike Azotam
Height: 6-7
Weight: 231
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Boston, Mass.
High School: O'Bryant/Marianapolis Prep
Position: Forward

As a freshman:
Contributed 5.1 points and 5.4 rebounds per game in 31 games played, including six starts … Ranked 14th in the NEC in rebounds per game and eighth in offensive rebounds per game (2.35) … Compiled two double-doubles, including a season-high 16 points and 13 rebounds against Sacred Heart on 2/9 … Added 10 points and 11 rebounds against Bryant on 1/13 … Contributed 15 points on 7-for-7 shooting and added seven rebounds at Dartmouth (11/23) … Scored 13 points on 2/24 against Monmouth … Added 10 points and eight rebounds at Monmouth (1/6) … Grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out four assists against Wagner (1/3) … Corralled 11 rebounds against Robert Morris on 1/27 and added 10 boards at Long Island on 2/5 … Blocked two shots at Fairleigh Dickinson on 1/8.

Before Quinnipiac:
Earned New England All-Star recognition in 2008-09 and 2009-10, as well as Massachusetts All-Scholastic in 2008-09 and New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) All-Star in 2009-10...Led Marianapolis Prep to a 21-9 record and a NEPSAC Championship runner-up finish in 2009-10, averaging 19.3 points, 10.3 rebounds, 5.2 assists and 2.1 blocks per game...Led John D. O'Bryant High School to an 18-6 record and the City Championship runner up in 2008-09, averaging 18.0 points and 12.0 rebounds per game...Averaged 16.5 points and 9.5 rebounds per game for O'Bryant in 2007-08...Also played AAU basketball for Metro Boston Basketball, leading the team to the Sweet 16 Finish at Nationals in Summer 2009.

The son of Ada U. and Bennet Azotam...Born in Boston, Mass....Has an older sister, Ada, and two older brothers, Uchenna and Dozie...Brother, Dozie, played football at Georgetown...A communications major.