Center who rose to fame for his career playing in Brazil's Novo Basquete Brasil (NBB) for Flamengo between 2013-2016. He led the squad to three straight NBB titles between 2014-2016, and was named the Finals MVP during their first title run in 2014.
He played NCAA basketball for the Virginia Cavaliers between 2006-2010. He earned his degree in economics.
He was named an NBB All-Star in 2014. He has also played for Atenas de Cordoba and San Lorenzo de Almagro in Argentina's Liga Nacional de Básquet.
His mother's name is Patricia. His father Joseph passed away in 2013.
He and Joel Anthony have both played for San Lorenzo de Almagro of Argentina's Liga Nacional de Básquet.