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DeJuan Marrero
DeJuan Marrero

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Gary, Ind.

High School:
Bowman Academy

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 219

Position:
F

03/02/2014

Blue Demons Come Up Short at St. John's

Second-half rally not enough to overcome 20-point deficit

03/01/2014

Blue Demons Meet Red Storm at Madison Square Garden for Sunday Showdown

DePaul and St. John's scheduled for Noon ET start on CBS Sports Network and 670 The Score

02/22/2014

Blue Demons Fall 96-94 to Marquette in OT Thriller

Young pours in season-high 29, Garrett goes for career-high 26 in overtime loss

01/07/2014

Young Finishes with Game-High 24 in Loss to Creighton

Hot-shooting Bluejays snap Blue Demons' three-game home winning streak

12/18/2013

Melvin's Big Game Leads DePaul Past Houston Baptist

Blue Demons led by senior forward's 28-point, 12-rebound performance

02/12/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Villanova

Men's basketball vs. Villanova

02/01/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Providence

DePaul men's basketball vs. Providence

Career Notes: Signed with DePaul on Nov. 9, 2011.

2013-14 (Freshman): Played in 25 games with three starts... five points and seven rebounds at Seton Hall... grabbed a rebound with an assist in first collegiate start at Marquette... four boards in three minutes at Northwestern... six points, six rebounds and two assists at Illinois State... four points, five rebounds in nine minutes against Wichita State... opened collegiate career with seven rebounds, two points, a block and a steal against Grambling State.

2012-13: Missed season with right knee injury... suffered a torn ACL in practice on Oct. 24.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Bowman Academy... ranked No. 13 among Indiana high school seniors and 35th in the Midwest by ESPN.com... also ranked among the top 50 small forwards in the nation by ESPN.com... played for the Indiana All-Stars in the 71st annual two-game series against Kentucky All-Star team... three-time member of Times of Northwest Indiana All-Area first team... led Bowman Academy to state runner-up finish and 17-9 record as a senior... averaged 20 points and 14 rebounds during senior season... Bowman finished the year ranked fifth in state... McDonald's All-American nominee... averaged 22.1 points and 15.3 rebounds as a junior... helped the Eagles to the 2010 Indiana class 2A state championship... averaged 17 points and 12 boards as a sophomore... state championship team posted a 24-1 record... was a Junior Indiana All-Star on the North team... coached by Marvin Rea at Bowman... was a member of the U18 national team for Puerto Rico at the 2010 FIBA Americas tournament... played for Spiece Indy Heat on the AAU circuit.

Personal: Son of Yolanda Marrero... plans to major in Communication and Media.

Marrero by the Numbers
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Career Highs
Points: 6, at Illinois State (Dec. 22)
Rebounds: 7 (2x), last at Seton Hall (Jan. 25)
Assists: 2, at Illinois State (Dec. 22)
Steals: 1 (4x), last vs. Providence (Feb. 1)
Blocked Shots: 2, vs. Georgetown (Feb. 3)
Field Goals: 3, at Illinois State (Dec. 22)
Field Goal Attempts: 5, at Illinois State (Dec. 22)
3pt. Field Goals: --
3pt. Field Goal Attempts: --
Free Throws: 2 (2x), last vs. Houston Baptist (Dec. 18)
Free Throw Attempts: 4, vs. Wichita State (Nov. 25)
Minutes: 20, at Seton Hall (Jan. 25)