And Sura has won an Atlantic Coast Conference rookie of the year award.He did that last season by setting the Florida State freshman scoring average record and making a bigger impact than Georgia Tech rookies James Forrest and Travis Best -- the leading preseason candidates. A spot on the All-ACC team may be in the future for Sura, a 6-foot-5 guard and the leading scorer (20.5 points a game) for the 12th-ranked Seminoles, who play UConn Saturday (2 p.m., Ch. But the awards mean nothing compared to the satisfaction Sura could draw from proving people wrong.I developed that in college."This season, Sura has made more three-pointers (53) than any other Florida State player. Florida State was the only bigger school that followed up to the end."UConn coach Jim Calhoun said his staff was intrigued by Sura, but they already had reserved a scholarship for guard Rich Ashmeade, who was at St. That's certainly an accomplishment he just went out and earned himself."Kennedy said Sura, who averages 36 minutes a game, earns his time by playing hard.Only Sam Cassell (58) made more than Sura (38) last season. Thomas More in Colchester trying to meet freshman academic eligibility standards."We had already signed five or six kids and we still had Donyell Marshall as a potential [small forward]," Calhoun said. [Assistant coach] Dave [Leitao] pushed for Bobby, but we couldn't come to a decision because of Richie."He turned out to be a great player. If I piled up all the ones I almost got and all the ones I almost took, I could've either been fired or won the national championship."Sura averaged 12.3 points and 3.5 rebounds as a freshman. He scored in double figures 21 times, including nine of Florida State's past 12 games."Bobby was what you would call an under-recruited player," Florida State coach Pat Kennedy said. When we saw Bobby late in [his senior] year, I thought he had the makings of a tremendous player. Sura's versatility makes him a valuable part in Florida State's running, pressing and trapping scheme.His outside touch could be heartbreaking news to schools that didn't pursue Sura. Sura was interested enough in UConn to visit Gampel Pavilion inan unofficial recruiting visit Feb. And with point guard Charlie Ward out with a separated shoulder, Sura can help Cassell with ballhandling duties.But Mc Gee is just the latest NBA player to mess around and ruin their rep while attempting to go for a trey deuce.
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The only other person from Wilkes-Barre, Pa., who can say that is Raghib Ismail, better known as The Rocket during his days on the Notre Dame football team.
On Tuesday, Washington Wizards center Ja Vale Mc Gee got his first career triple-double but not without sonning himself in the process.
While D-Rose and the Chicago Bulls shitted on the Wizards in a 98-79 blowout, Mc Gee and his teammates spent the final minutes of the game desperately trying to complete the feat.
Our team was pretty good; we went to the state finals two years in a row.But I really didn't have an outside shot in high school either. But I just waited it out until I got myself in the right position.