Skyhawk Men's Basketball | Arkeem Joseph
|Height/Weight||6-9 - 280 lbs.|
BEFORE UTM: Received all-region first team honors after helping lead the Mustangs to 23-7 record last year under head coach Jeff Brustad…In 27 games played last season, Joseph averaged 8.3 points and 4.0 rebounds while shooting 56.2 percent (91-for-162) in just 15.8 minutes per game…Tallied a season-high 24 points twice in the span of three games late in the season, including a remarkable 11-for-11 effort from the field against Prestige Prep on Feb. 7. He also poured in 24 points at the Globe Institute of Technology on Feb. 15…Was one of New York’s best prep players under the guidance of head coach John Templeton at the Brooklyn School for Global Studies…Averaged 17.9 points and 13.9 rebounds a game during his senior season while guiding the Jaguars to a Brooklyn A West championship and appearance in the PSAL Class A playoffs…Was identified as a Hoop Group New York Top 100 senior…Tallied 22 points and 21 rebounds against Abraham Lincoln on Feb. 7, 2012 while adding 23 points and 16 rebounds against Banneker…Poured in 16 points while snaring 20 rebounds against Environmental Studies in a playoff victory…After the season, he had an impressive showing in the 2012 NYC Mayor’s Cup All-Star Game, scoring 12 points against some of the best seniors in the state.
PERSONAL: Born on May 26, 1994…Son of Gwendolyn Joseph…Majoring in psychology.