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Marco Anthony

Guard
Position
6'4''
Height
212 lbs.
Weight
Sophomore
Class
San Antonio, Texas
Hometown
Holmes
High School

2018-19
• Played 22 games
• Recorded five points vs. Towson (11/6/18)
• Finished with two points, two rebounds and career-high tying four assists vs. Coppin State (11/16/18)
• Finished with eight points with career-bests in FTs (4), rebounds (4) and blocks (1) in career-high 20 minutes vs. Morgan State (12/3/18)
• Dropped six points vs. Pittsburgh (3/2/19)

2017-18
• Played 13 games
• Shot 35.7 percent from the floor, 38.5 percent from 3-point range, 33.3 percent free throws
• Made collegiate debut and recorded his first career points against Austin Peay (11/13/17)
• Scored three points against Monmouth (11/19/17)
• Registered five points, three rebounds and two steals vs. Savannah State (12/19/17)
• Tallied his first career blocked shot vs. Hampton (12/22/17)
• Finished with a career-high 10 points on 4-6 shooting vs. Louisville (1/31/18)
• Lettered

HIGH SCHOOL
• Earned four varsity letters at Holmes High School from 2014-17
• Averaged 25.5 points, 10.2 rebounds, and 3.7 assists as a senior
• Named unanimous First Team All-Conference selection after averaging 20.0 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 2.9 assists as a junior
• Earned unanimous First Team All-Conference honors after averaging 19.3 points, 7.2 rebounds, and 2.4 assists as a sophomore
• Tallied 10.24 points per game as a freshman
• Twice named to Second Team All-Academics

PERSONAL
• Marco Ja’Von Anthony
• Born in Dallas, Texas
• Son of Charles Gantt Jr. and Monica Gantt
• Has one brother, Charles Gantt III, and one sister, India Gantt
• Enjoys listening to music, spending time with family and friends, and playing video games
• Chose Virginia because of its academics, trust in the coaching staff, and personal fit
• Volunteers with Husky Summer Basketball and Food Bank of SA
• Chose Virginia over Boise State, Buffalo, Iowa State, Mercer, UTA, UTEP, UTSA
• Undecided major