Career Notes: Played in 61 career games with three starts... signed with DePaul on Nov. 10, 2010.
2012-13 (Sophomore): Played in all 32 games with two starts... averaged 13.0 minutes per game... shot .511 (24-47) from the field and .706 (12-17) from the free throw line... four rebounds, two points, two assists against Louisville... five rebounds and four points against Rutgers... five boards, two points against UMBC... six points and three rebounds in a start against Northern Illinois... eight points, five rebounds at Arizona State... six boards, four points at Chicago State... totaled seven points, three rebounds against Austin Peay... blocked three shots against Gardner-Webb... grabbed seven rebounds with four points in season opener against UC Riverside.
2011-12 (Freshman): Played in 29 games with one start... averaged 8.5 minutes per game... third on the team with 20 blocked shots... grabbed five rebounds at St. John's... blocked two shots at Seton Hall and grabbed three rebounds... totaled two rebounds and a steal in first collegiate start at Notre Dame... rejected two shots on back-to-back attempts by Pittsburgh for the No. 5 play on the Jan. 5 SportsCenter Top 10... four points and two rebounds against Syracuse... rejected five shots against Chicago State with two rebounds... four points, two blocks against Mississippi Valley State... opened collegiate career with three rebounds against UT-Pan American.
High School: Averaged 21 points, 11 rebounds, eight blocked shots and two assists during senior season at Mendenhall High School... ranked No. 39 among centers by ESPN.com...named team MVP, Best Defender and Best Rebounder... ranked among the top 10 players in Mississippi... averaged 14 points, eight rebounds and seven blocked shots as a junior... played on the AAU circuit with Mississippi Basketball Association (MBA).
Personal: Son of Derrell Sr. and Shirlinda... has a brother, Isaac and a sister, Shirrell... the late Derrell Sr. played football at Mississippi State and in the Canadian Football League... Communications and Media major.
Career Highs Points: 8, at Arizona State (Dec. 12, 2012) Rebounds: 7, vs. UC Riverside (Nov. 9, 2012) Assists: 2, vs. Louisville (Feb. 27, 2013) Steals: 2, vs. Loyola-Chicago (Dec. 29, 2012) Blocked Shots: 5, vs. Chicago State (Dec. 10, 2011) Field Goals: 3 (2x), last at Arizona State (Dec. 12, 2012) Field Goal Attempts: 5, vs. Austin Peay (Nov. 17, 2012) 3pt. Field Goals: -- 3pt. Field Goal Attempts: 1, vs. Gardner-Webb (Nov. 15, 2012) Free Throws: 4, vs. Northern Illinois (Dec. 16, 2012) Free Throw Attempts: 4 (2x), last vs. Northern Illinois (Dec. 16, 2012) Minutes: 26, vs. Northern Illinois (Dec. 16, 2012)