No. 1 Kentucky remained undefeated and led by as many as 31 points Saturday afternoon in Lexington against No. 16 Arkansas before taking an impressive 84-67 win. The Hogs outscored Kentucky 20-6 the final 7:39 and were only outscored 42-41 in the second half, but the damage was already done as the...[details]
2012 (Freshman): Role increased as season evolved … saw time in all 31 games, making five starts … led the freshmen class in minutes played (15.6) en route averages of 4.6 points and 3.4 rebounds … reached double figures five times, including the last two games of the season … fourth on the team with 21 blocks and also added 23 steals … second on the team with 20 dunks … finished with a 40 percent (55-137) clip from the field … averaged 8.0 points and 6.2 rebounds in five games as a starter … led the squad in rebounding five times, grabbing a season-high 11 boards in a win over Tennessee (Feb. 2) … hauled in an offensive rebound in 19 contests, finishing with 30 on the year … had a steal in 16 games and at least one block 13 times … had eight points and a season-best four blocks in first collegiate game against Sam Houston State (Nov. 9) … scored 10 points in 14 minutes vs. Longwood (Nov. 18) … stuffed the box score in 15 minutes against Alcorn State (Dec. 15) with 10 points, seven rebounds, including six offensive, four assists and three steals … followed 11-rebound effort against Tennessee in his first career start with 11 points in a home win over No. 2 Florida (Feb. 5) … led the team in rebounding in back-to-back round games at Florida (Feb. 23) and at LSU (Feb. 27) … finished off the year with a season-high 13 points in the regular season finale against Texas A&M (March 9) and 10 points. Vanderbilt (March 14) at the SEC Tournament … named one of five under the radar freshman by CBS New York prior to the year.
Personal: Son of Anthony Qualls and Angela Brown … born Jan. 20, 1994 … he is majoring in kinesiology, applied exercise science.
High School: Three-time district MVP … three-time tournament MVP … first-team all-state as a senior and second-team as a junior … led Huntington High School to four district championships … the Raiders ranked No. 1 in the state his freshman year and No. 7 when he was a junior … holds the Huntington record for triple-doubles … dropped 40 points in a game and has a career high 26 rebounds … graduated with a 3.8 grade point average and among the top 12 in his graduating class … signed with the Razorbacks after also considering LSU, Mississippi, Texas A&M and Tulane.