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Justin McKoy

Forward
Position
6'8''
Height
215 lbs.
Weight
Sophomore
Class
Cary, N.C.
Hometown
Panther Creek
High School

2019-20
• Played 14 games
• Averaged 1.0 points and 1.1 rebounds
• Shot 38.5 percent from the field and 66.7 percent from the free throw line
• Made Virginia debut at Syracuse (11/6/19)
• Scored first collegiate basket and finished with four points vs. JMU (11/10/19)
• Went 3-for-3 from the field for a season-high six points at Purdue (12/4/19)
• Played a season-high 17 minutes and finished with four points and a career-high five rebounds against then-No. 7 North Carolina (12/8/19)
• Named to the ACC Honor Roll
• Lettered

HIGH SCHOOL
• Four-year letterwinner from 2016-19 at Panther Creek High School in Cary, N.C.
• Finished four-year career as Panther Creek’s all-time leading scorer with 2,054 points
• Averaged 24.7 points, 10.6 rebounds, 3.4 assists, 1.6 blocks and 1.3 steals en route to North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association second-team honors
• Named NCBCA District 5 Player of the Year after leading Panther Creek (24-6) to the Tri-6 conference tournament title and the third round of the NCHSAA 4A playoffs
• Coached by former ACC player Shawan Robinson at Panther Creek
• Four-time All-Triangle Six Conference pick and an All-District pick
• Averaged 21.4 points and 9.0 rebounds as a junior at Panther Creek in 2017-18
• Named to the 2017 John Wall All-Tournament team averaging 24.0 points and 8.0 rebounds in the holiday event.
• Selected to the Leon Brogden All-Tournament team while averaging 20.5 points and 9.0 rebounds per game in his sophomore season in 2016-17
• Three-time team Most Valuable Player
• Played for AAU Team Loaded North Carolina

PERSONAL
• 2020-21 Mizell Family Endowed Basketball Scholarship recipient
• Justin Timothy McKoy
• Son of Elizabeth McKoy
• Has one older sister, Jasmine, and one older brother, Jalen
• Participated in the Catamounts LEAD program from 2018-19
• Volunteered for the Miracle League in 2019
• Chose Virginia for its consistent success, player development and phenomenal coaching staff
• Also recruited by North Carolina, NC State, Wake Forest, Clemson, Kansas State and Penn State
• Likes to sing and dance
• Undeclared major