0 - E.C. Matthews
E.C. Matthews
Height: 6-5
Weight: 190
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
High School: Romulus
Position: G

At Romulus H.S.:

  • Consistently ranked among top 100 prospects in the nation by all major recruiting services
  • Named to the Associated Press Michigan Class A All-State team after helping to lead Romulus to its first State Championship since 1986
  • Also named to USA Today's All-State Dream Team after averaging 17.5 points, 7.2 rebounds, and 2.5 assists as a senior
  • Registered 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Eagles in the title game victory over Detroit Southeastern after pouring in 37 points in semifinals
  • One of three Division I signees from Romulus, which finished the 2012-13 season with a 22-3 mark and the No. 7 ranking on the MaxPreps Top 25 under head coach Nate Oats

Personal:

  • Elbert Clark Matthews was born on Oct. 3, 1995
  • Son of Regina Townsend
  • Has a brother Michael
  • Hopes to become a broadcaster when his playing career is over
  • Lists his favorite team as the Oklahoma City Thunder and LeBron James as his favorite NBA player