0 Cornell Barnett
0 Cornell Barnett
Height: 6-7
Weight: 225
Year: So
Hometown: New Orleans, La.
High School: McDonogh 35
Position: F

PERSONAL: Born 3/24/94 in New Orleans, La.  ...  mother Malissa Barnett  ...  looks forward to a career in owning funeral homes.

ATHLETICS: Played for Kevin Sanders at McDonogh 25 Senior High  ...  also played for the New Orleans Elite  ...  named all-state honorable mention  ...  named all-district twice  ...  helped lead McDonogh 25 to three playoff apperances in 2010 (second round), 2011 (third round) and 2012 (third round)  ...  also played football in high school  ...  previously played for the University of Louisiana-Lafayette.

FROM COACH SCHUMACHER: "He gives us a presence in the paint rebounding, blocking shots and scoring off the block. He can also shoot the three. He’s a good player.”