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Deuce Bello 10
Deuce Bello

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Greensboro, N.C.

High School:
Westchester Country Day

Last College:
Baylor

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 177

Position:
G

Experience:
TR


AT MIZZOU:
2013-14:
Sat out the season as a transfer from Baylor and will be classified as a redshirt junior ... Practiced with Mizzou while also recuperating from a leg injury, which he suffered during his sophomore season.

AT BAYLOR:
2012-13:
Played in 36 games for Baylor as a sophomore and averaged 2.4 points and 1.4 rebounds in 10.9 minutes per game ... Ranked fourth on the club with 20 steals and his 45.3 percent shooting from the floor ranked among team leaders ... Was tied for fourth on the team with 25 offensive rebounds and was fourth with 10 blocked shots ... Reached double figures in scoring twice, including 10 points on 4-of-5 shooting vs. Long Beach State in the opening game of the Postseason NIT ... Top scoring Big 12 game came at Texas when he was a perfect 3-of-3 from the floor for seven points ... Added four rebounds vs. the Longhorns ... Finished the year hitting 8-of-12 field goal attempts in postseason play.

2011-12:
Appeared in 30 games as reserve guard ... Averaged 3.3 points and 1.9 rebounds in 10.3 minutes off bench ... Had four games with multiple steals ... Made Baylor debut in season-opening 77-55 win Nov. 11 vs. Texas Southern, scoring seven points in 15 minutes ... Chipped in eight points and season-high seven rebounds in Nov. 13 win vs. Jackson State ... Scored then-career-high 10 points, including four dunks, in Nov. 29 win over Prairie View A&M ... Added nine points Dec. 14 vs. Bethune-Cookman, including windmill dunk that was No. 2 on SportsCenter's Top 10 plays ... Later added eight points and six rebounds in 19 minutes in Dec. 19 win vs. Paul Quinn ... Poured in career-high 13 points and added 6 rebounds in 22 minutes before fouling out March 10 against Missouri in Big 12 Championship title game ... Added two steals in two NCAA Tournament games - March 15 vs. South Dakota State and March 25 vs. Kentucky ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for fall semester.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Four-year letterwinner for head coach Pat Khany at Westchester Country Day School in High Point, N.C. ... Rated four-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Averaged 19.3 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.5 assists as junior in 2009-10 ... Four-time all-conference and three-time all-state selection, while earning conference player of the year honors twice ... Averaged 20.0 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 3.3 steals as sophomore in 2008-09 ... Played in both Jordan Brand Classic Regional Game (North Carolina players only) and 39th Derby Festival Basketball Classic, scoring game-high 20 points.

PERSONAL:
Full name is Quddus Tosin Bello ... First name is pronounced kuh-Deuce ... Goes by the name "Deuce" ... Son of Bummy Bello ... Born Sept. 19, 1992, in New Brunswick, N.J. ... Majoring in marketing ... Career ambition is to do marketing for NBA.