Played in 33 games for the Tide, starting 19 contests … led the team in rebounding (5.3) and double-doubles (3), and was second in three-point shooting (.375) … in SEC play, he led the team with 6.1 rebounds per game and 38 percent (30-of-79) shooting from behind the arc, to go along with 8.3 ppg … averaged 9.0 points and 9.0 rebounds per game in two SEC Tournament games … recorded his third double-double of the year with 16 points and 11 rebounds in the SEC Tournament win over Ole Miss (3/10) … earned his first start of the season and responded with a school record-tying eight three-pointers and a career-high 27 points in the win over South Carolina (1/16) … also established career high numbers of 9-of-16 shooting from the floor and 8-of-11 from deep against the Gamecocks on his way to becoming the sixth player in school history, and the first since Mykal Riley on March 13, 2008, to hit eight treys in a game … hit 8-of-10 from the free throw line to lead the team with 18 points against Louisiana (11/20) … recorded his first double-double of the year with 10 points and a game-high 11 rebounds against Jacksonville State (12/29) while also blocking two shots in a career-high 41 minutes … recorded his second double-double of the season against LSU (1/23) with a 10 points and a team-high 10 rebounds … set a career high with 16 rebounds in the win at LSU (2/17) … led the team with 18 points against Missouri (2/6) … made 4-of-8 shots from deep on his way to 15 points at Mississippi State (2/2) … led the team with a career-high 13 rebounds to go along with six points and two steals against Tennessee (1/26) … tallied 11 points on 4-of-8 shooting while going 3-of-6 from beyond the arc against Texas A&M (2/10) … finished with 11 points and a team-high six rebounds at South Carolina (1/30) … finished with 12 points in the win over then-No. 20 Wichita State (11/27) … scored 12 points and tied for the team lead with five rebounds against the Ducks (12/21) … scored 10 points in the win over Norfolk State (1/2) while recording eight rebounds.
A member of the SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll ... named team’s Most Outstanding Freshman … played in all 34 games while starting eight including all postseason games … finished fourth on the team in three-point percentage, shooting .338 on 25-of-74 shots from behind the arc … tied for fourth on the team with 21 steals … recorded his first double-double at LSU (2/7) with a dozen in both points and rebounds … started against Vanderbilt (2/28) and led the team with 10 rebounds in a career-high 34 minutes … earned the start against Stillman (12/19) and put up 13 points and seven rebounds … scored a career-best 14 points against Georgia (2/21) while making a career-high three three-pointers … scored 10 points in his Alabama debut against Towson (11/14) … led UA in rebounding six times on the year and scored in double digits five times.
Played under head coach Patrick Harding at Albertville High School … ranked No. 3 on AL.com’s A-list of top seniors in the state of Alabama … named the Alabama All-Star’s MVP at the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star game with 16 points and nine rebounds … a five-time all-state honoree … averaged 21 points and 12 rebounds as a senior … finished his high school career with 3,087 total points and 1,796 rebounds … finished career ranked eighth in total points in the history of boys basketball in the state of Alabama … also finished second among all boys basketball players in the state’s history in rebounding, behind former Crimson Tide standout Richard Hendrix (1,820)… entered his senior year at No. 3 on AL.com’s list of the state’s 10 best senior prospects ... played under head coach Patrick Harding at Albertville High School … during his junior season, averaged 22.4 points, 12.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists on his way to first-team all-state honors … was also selected to the Huntsville Times’ Elite First Team, which encompasses the best players from all divisions in the state of Alabama … a four-star recruit by ESPN.com, 247Sports, Scout.com and Rivals.com and is rated as a top 100 prospect by all four outlets.
Born Nov. 3, 1994 in Gadsden, Ala. … son of Eddy and Gina Norris … has a brother, Drew, and two sisters, Haley and Jordan … father played college basketball at the University of Montevallo … majoring in marketing.