33 Earl Watson
33 Earl Watson
Height: 6-7
Weight: 255
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fort Pierce, Fla.
High School: Queen City Prep Academy
Previous College: Chipola College
Position: C

Transferred to Rhode Island at the start of the Spring 2014 semester...will retain two years of eligibility for the Rams.

At Chipola College:

  • Played two seasons at Chipola College in Marianna, Fla. from 2011-13
  • Averaged 9.5 points, 6.4 rebounds, and 1.0 blocks, connecting on 54.0% of his shots from the floor during the 2012-13 season
  • Posted four double doubles in scoring and rebounding
  • Earned the start in 17 of 29 games for head coach Patrick Blake's squad that went 26-5 overall and finished second in the Panhandle Conference with an 8-4 mark
  • As a freshman with the Indians, Watson averaged 6.5 points and 5.3 rebounds while making 57% of his field goal attempts
  • Originally inked a National Letter of Intent to attend Wichita State
  • Finished his prep career at Queen City Prep Academy in Charlotte, N.C. after attending Fort Pierce (Fla.) Central.

Personal:

  • Earl Watson was born Sept. 14, 1990 in Ft. Pierce, Fla.
  • Son of Karleen and Earl Watson
  • One of 10 children - has six sisters and three brothers
  • Lists the Miami Heat as his favorite NBA team and LeBron James as his favorite player
  • Majoring in writing