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DeShun Watkins
4  DeShun Watkins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
West Memphis [Ark.] HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175

Position:
Guard

Experience:
HS

PRIOR TO UTEP: Garnered Class 6A All-State and All-Conference honors during his lone year playing at West Memphis High School ... also appointed to the "Best of the Preps" list while averaging 18 points, four rebounds and five assists ... played shooting guard for the Blue Devils ... started his prep career at Crane High School in Chicago.

PERSONAL: Full name is DeShun Anthony Watkins ... nickname is "Kidd" ... mother is LaShonda Watkins ... has two brothers and two sisters ... uncle, Kenny Pratt, played for UTEP coach Tim Floyd at Iowa State ... born 5/18/91 (Chicago, Ill.).

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