2011-12 (Junior) Requested and was granted his release from Alabama on April 6 ... was suspended indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team on Feb. 6 and did not return to the team for the remainder of the season ... came off the bench to score 14 points against Mississippi on 6-of-12 shooting ... after failing to score in double digits in three consecutive games, scored 11 points with eight boards at South Carolina and followed that with 11 points against Arkansas ... was held scoreless for the first time in his career but matched a career high with four assists against Vanderbilt ... hauled in 10 rebounds with eight points at Mississippi State ... recorded his fifth double-double of the season with 11 points and 10 rebounds against LSU ... finished with 17 points, 11 in the second half, with a pair of three pointers in the win at Georgia ... posted his fourth double-double of the season with 16 points and 11 rebounds while taking a career-high 20 shots against Oklahoma State ... recorded his 1,000th career point against Kansas State ... had four highlight reel dunks against Detroit and leads UA with 22 this season ... scored 16 of his 20 points in the second half with five dunks to nearly rally back to defeat Georgetown ... suffered a right ankle injury against Alabama A&M and followed that up with 13 points against VCU ... was named Puerto Rico Tip Off MVP for averaging 19 points and 9.7 rebounds over three games ... ecorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds in the Puerto Rico Tip Off title game ... finished a point shy of a career-high with 26 points against Wichita State. Also had a pair of dunks in that contest that were featured on SportsCenter's Top Plays ... got his second double-double of the season and ninth of his career with 17 points and 11 rebounds against Maryland ... recorded his eighth career double-double with 17 points and 10 boards against UNF ... finished a rebound shy of a double-double with 12 points, nine boards and matched a career high with four assists.
2010-11 (Sophomore) Was named second team all-SEC by the league's coaches and media ... averaged 15.2 points and 7.1 points per game ... had four double-doubles ... led the team with 63 dunks on the season ... scored 23 points in the second round of the NIT against New Mexico...recorded a double-double in the NIT final against Colorado with 13 points and 12 rebounds...scored 16 points in victory over Georgia in the SEC tournament ... has scored 20 or more points in seven of the last 16 games of the season ... was named SEC Player of the Week following the home win over Arkansas where he scored 27 points ... had a then career-high 24 points at Tennessee and scored nine of UA's 17 second half points ... scored 23 points against MSU on 9-of-13 shooting ... averaged 13.7 points in the Paradise Jam ... recorded his fourth career double-double with 12 points and a career-high 15 rebounds against Alabama A&M ... added a second straight double-double with 20 points and 13 rebounds against South Alabama ... had 18 points and eight boards with three assists and three blocks against Lipscomb ... had 21 points against Toledo ... over the summer was one of 22 collegiate players selected to try out for the USA Basketball World University Games and was one of the 14 finalists to make the next-to-last cut for the team.
2009-10 (Freshman) Named to the SEC All-Freshman team ... played in 30 games with 18 starts and missed two contests due to a bout with mononucleosis ... named the team's Most Outstanding Freshman ... averaged 9.2 points per game on 48.7 percent shooting with 5.9 rebounds per game ... against SEC competition he averaged 8.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game ... was also third on the team in steals with 40 ... among SEC freshmen he was seventh in scoring and third in rebounding and will be fourth and second, respectively, among returning sophomores ... had three double-doubles on the season including a 10-point, 12-rebound performance against Kentucky in the SEC Tournament ... was named the SEC Freshman of the Week the final week of the season after a 13-point, 10 rebound outing at South Carolina followed up by a game-high 16 points and seven rebounds against Auburn ... averaged 11.8 points and 9.3 rebounds in the final four games on the season ... in his second collegiate game he exploded for a career-high 23 points in 24 minutes on 10-of-14 shooting against Jackson State ... made his first start against North Florida and responded with 17 points on 7-of-9 shooting in 19 minutes.
Prior to Alabama Led Central Park Prep to a 25-0 record and a National Christian Education Basketball Tournament title ... was named the 2007 Georgia Sports Writers Association Class AA Player of the Year and was voted all-state.
High School Was ranked the No. 38 prospect nationally and No. 7 among small forwards in the Class of 2008 by rivals.com ... also rated four-stars by rivals.com ... averaged 27 points, eight rebounds and five assists per game in his senior season ... averaged 19 points, eight rebounds and five blocked shots as a junior in 2007 ... USA Today rated him the No. 37 prospect in the nation for the Class of 2008 ... Van Coleman rated him No. 40 among his National Top 100 for the Chicago Sun-Times ... led Swainsboro to a regional title as a senior in 2008 ... led all scorers with 26 points in a Class 2A State Playoffs loss to Dublin in 2008.
Personal Is the son of Tony and Mary Ann Mitchell ... has one brother and three sisters ... is majoring in general studies.