- Tosin Mehinti
Tosin  Mehinti


Lagos, Nigeria

High School:
Greenforest McCalep Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 244



Senior Season (2016-17)
• Averaged 5.6 points and 4.2 rebounds in 33 games played
• Started 16 of the final 19 games of the season
• Was second on the team and ranked 12th in Conference USA with 1.0 blocks per game
• Shot 74.6 percent from the free throw line and 48.9 percent from the field
• Had 10 points and a season-high nine rebounds against Kansas (Nov. 21)
• Scored 13 points and added three blocks in a victory over Alabama A&M (Nov. 29)
• Finished with 11 points and five rebounds against C-USA champion Middle Tennessee (Jan. 1)
• Scored a season-high 17 points to go along with seven rebounds in a victory over WKU (Jan. 12)
• Was a perfect 5-for-5 from the field, scored 11 points and grabbed six rebounds at UTEP (Feb. 2)
• Had 10 points and a season-high nine rebounds in a victory over Florida Atlantic (March 2)

Junior Season (2015-16)
• Started in 24 of the 32 games in which he appeared
• Scored a season-high 13 points to go along with seven rebounds in a win over FIU (Feb. 4)
• Had a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds in a victory over USC Upstate (Dec. 16)
• Had 10 rebounds and four assists in a win at Illinois State (Dec. 5)
• Tied a career-high with five blocked shots against Hiwassee (Dec. 22)
• Finished third on the team with a .558 field goal percentage
• Ranked 11th in Conference USA with 1.0 blocked shots per game
• Stood 12th in C-USA with 1.8 offensive rebounds per game
• Tallied 11 points and eight rebounds in a win at Florida Atlantic (March 5)

Sophomore Season (2014-15)
• His 68 blocks in a season ranked as fifth-most in a single season in Blazer history
• Ranked third in C-USA in blocked shots, averaging 2.0 per game
• Started in 34 of UAB's 36 games
• Finished with his second career double-double (12 pts/10 rebs) in the win over Louisiana Tech (March 13)
• Recorded a career-high five blocks vs. Louisiana Tech (Feb. 5)
• Was second on the team in rebounding, averaging 4.7 per game
• UAB's top scorer with 13 points against FAU (Jan. 8)
• Recorded four blocks against UNC Asheville (Dec. 14)
• Led UAB in scoring with 12 points against No. 18 Florida (Nov. 27)
• Scored a career-high 19 points against Young Harris (Nov. 17)
• Scored 15 points and recorded first career double-double with 10 rebounds vs. ULM (Nov. 15)

Freshman Season (2013-14)
• Saw action in each of UAB's 31 games
• Played 10 or more minutes in 24 games and played double-digit minutes the last nine games of the season
• Led UAB in blocks with 35 on the year
• Averaged 2.9 points and 1.1 blocks per game to go along with 3.4 rebounds per contest
• Scored a season-high 10 points at Middle Tennessee (Jan. 11)
• Second on the team in field goal percentage, knocking in 46.7 percent of his shots
• Picked up a career-high four blocks against Georgia Southern (Dec. 15)
• Hit 2-for-2 from the field against No. 16 North Carolina and picked up four rebounds in seven minutes of action
• Recorded a career-high 10 rebounds against Columbus State (Nov. 8)
• Was a perfect 4-for-4 from the free-throw line against eventual Conference USA Champion Tulsa (Jan. 25)

High School
• Played for head coach David Jones at Greenforest McCalep Christian Academy in Decatur, Ga.
• A three-star prospect by Scout.com and ranked as the No. 29 center prospect
• Led his team to the Georgia State Championship last season, earning MVP honors
• Named to the All-Region Team after the Eagles went 27-4 overall and 12-1 in league play in 2012-13
• Recorded the first triple double in his school's history with 12 points, 17 rebounds and 10 blocks at Hapeville Charter High School on Dec. 7, 2012
• Scored triple doubles two more times last season - 13 points, 11 rebounds and 14 blocks at Eagle's Landing Christian Academy on Jan. 29, 2013 and 14 points, 12 rebounds and 10 blocks against Athens Christian on March 1, 2013

Tosin Mehinti was born on May 30, 1994 in Lagos, Nigeria ... he has one brother (Dlatubosun Mehinti) and twin sisters (Taiwo and Kehinde Mehinti) ... undecided on his major.