Aggies begin preparations for 2011-12 under new head coach Jim Les
OAKMONT HS `11: Averaged 21.3 ppg as forward/center in 2010-11... Was named All-Capital Valley Conference first team and also All-Metro second team by the Sacramento Bee... McDonald's All-America team nominee... Helped lead team to 25-8 overall record, 9-3 league mark and berth in 2010 CIF-Sac-Joaquin Division II championship game where he faced current Aggie teammate Mike Kurtz... Averaged 11.4 ppg, 9.0 rpg and 3.8 blocks as a junior... Was named All-Sierra Foothill League honorable mention... Was ranked by ESPNU as one of the top 100 players at his position.
PERSONAL: Born in Fremont, Calif.... Majoring in civil engineering... Parents are Johnny and Bernadette Adenrele... Wishes he could've witnessed Martin Luther King, Jr.'s speech, "I have a dream"... Would like to travel to Nigeria, his parents' home country... Title of his autobiography would be "It never rains in John's world"... Sports hero is NBA player Andre Iguodala.
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