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#15 John Newman I I I

Position:
Guard
Height:
6'5"
Weight:
180
Class:
Freshman
Hometown:
Greensboro, N.C.
High School:
Greensboro Day School
Experience:
HS
BIO

Before Clemson
Came to Clemson as a four-star prospect … ranked No. 5 in the state of North Carolina according to Phenom Hoops … ranked 42nd at his position nationally according to ESPN … led his team in scoring and scored 24 points and was named MVP of the NCISAA 3A State Championship game … selected to the NCISSA all-state team for the second consecutive season as a senior and was named to the PACIS all-conference team for the third-straight year … three-time state champion … finished with 1,400 points, 500 rebounds, 200 assists and 100 steals in career at Greensboro Day School … chose Clemson over Providence, Wake Forest, Georgia Tech and Boston College.

High School Accolades

  • Finished career with 1,400 points, 500 rebounds, 200 assists, 100 steals
  • Lenwood Edwards Endowment Award for Academic Leadership
  • Rivals Top 150
  • Top 5 in Phenom Hoops
  • 3-time state champion (2015, 2016, 2018)
  • NCISAA 3A Championship Game MVP (2018)
  • 2-time NCISAA 3A All-State (2017 and 2018)
  • Associated Press NC All-State Team (2018)
  • McDonald’s All-American Nominee (2018)
  • News and Record Private School All-Area Player of the Year (2018)
  • 3-time News and Record Private School All-Area Team (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • ‘Iolani Classic All-Tournament Team (2018)
  • Cannon Classic All-Tournament Team (2016)
  • NBPA Top 100 Invitee and Participant (2017)
  • Phenom Hoops National Showcase Game MVP (2016 and 2017)
  • 3-time PACIS All-Conference Team (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • 5-time HAECO Invitational Champion (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • HAECO Invitational MVP (2018)
  • 3-time HAECO Invitational All-Tournament Team (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • 15-0 record at HAECO Invitational
  • 2-time participant at the GEICO (formerly called Dick’s) National HS Tournament
  • Overall record of 152-24
  • Averaged 14.7 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.2 assists during senior season