33 Earl Watson
|Hometown:||Fort Pierce, Fla.|
|High School:||Queen City Prep Academy|
|Previous College:||Chipola College|
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.
- 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