5 - Macari Brooks
Macari Brooks
Height: 6-3
Weight: 195
Year: So
Hometown: Chicago Heights, Ill.
High School: Rich South
Position: G

PERSONAL: Born 2/8/92 in Chicago Heights, Ill.  ...  mother Kim Roach  ...  brother Tyrone Sherman  ...  looks forward to career in professional basketball.

ATHLETICS: Played for Scott Ritter at Rich South High School  ...  also played for Mac Irvin Fire  ...  named all-district, all-region, all-state and All-American  ..  averaged 27 points, eight rebounds and four assists  ...  first player in school history to record a triple double  ...  led Rich South to the first round of the state tournament  ...  also played football in high school.

FROM COACH SCHUMACHER: "He’s a really, really good player –– he’s athletic, he can score, he can shoot. He’s been doing a great job with leadership."