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April 13, 2017
New York City

Lanay Montgomery

College/Country: West Virginia
Position: Center
Height: 6'5
Birthdate: Sept. 17, 1993
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Academy of the Holy Cross (Kensington, Md.)
(Image courtesy of West Virginia)

Finished career as WVU’s career FG% leader (.596 on 355-of-596). Two-time Big 12 All-Defensive Team (2016, ’17).  All-Big 12 Second Team as junior; Hon. Mention as senior. Mountaineers’ captain as junior, senior … 2016-17: Led conf in bpg (16th, D-I); was 2nd in. in rpg, FG%. Became 2nd player in WVU history to log game of 20+ pts, 18+ rebs, 5+ blocks, joining Hall of Famer Georgeann Wells after posting 23-18-6 vs. Morehead St. (Nov. 30) … 2015-16: All-Big 12 Second Team, All-Big 12 Defensive Team. Set WVU single-season FG% mark; paced team in total rebs., blocks. Second in conf. in FG% and blocks per game … 2014-15: Led Big 12, (10th, D-I) in bgp (inclu. 9 vs. K-State); finished in top 5 in Big 12 in all rebounding categories … 2014-15: Saw reserve duty after sitting out true frosh year as medical redshirt following 3 knee surgeries in 16-mos. – a torn ACL in March 2011 as prep senior led to one surgery, then a subsequent one in Jan. 2012, and a third in July 2012 after arriving at WVU … PREP: Pittsburgh native starred at Academy of the Holy Cross in Kensington, Md. … MISC: Graduated in May 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Cousin of New York Giants WR Brandon Marshall.

Career Statistics

ppg
6.5
stl
0.5
reb
7.1
blk
2.5
ast
0.4
fg%
59.6%