- Tosin Mehinti
Tosin  Mehinti


Lithonia, Ga.

High School:
Greenforest McCalep Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 238



Sophomore Season (2014-15)
• Ranks fifth on UAB's all-time career blocks list with 103
• 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 LA Tech (3/13)
• Recorded a career-high five blocks vs. LA Tech (2/5)
• Was second on the team in rebounding, averaging 4.7 per game
• UAB's top scorer with 13 points against FAU (1/8)
• Recorded four blocks against UNC Asheville (12/14)
• Led UAB in scoring with 12 points against No. 18 Florida (11/27)
• Scored a career-high 19 points against Young Harris (11/17)
• Scored 15 points and recorded first career double-double with 10 rebounds vs. ULM (11/15)

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 (1/11)
• 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 (12/15/13)
• 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 (11/8/13)
• Was a perfect 4-for-4 from the free-throw line against eventual Conference USA Champion Tulsa (1/25)

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.