#1 Marcus Damas
Position: Forward
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bay Shore, N.Y.
High School: Bay Shore
Major: Communication Studies

2012-13 SEASON: Ranked second on the team in scoring (11.4 ppg) and third in rebounding (5.3 rpg) ... Played in 30 games with 29 starts ... Scored in double figures in 19 of 30 games ... Ranked 23rd in the CAA in scoring, 18th in rebounding and 10th in blocks with 31 ... Hit the game-winning jumper with 0.8 seconds left in overtime to lead Towson to a win at Oregon State on December 29 ... Tallied a season-high 23 points to guide the Tigers to an overtime win at George Mason on February 26 ... Grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds against Northeastern on January 12 ... Posted 21 points and six rebounds against Radford on November 16.

2011-12 SEASON: Tied for the team lead in scoring with Robert Nwankwo at 12.5 points per game ... posted 22 double-digit scoring games ... ranked Top 20 in the CAA in scoring (15th), rebounding (20th) and minutes played (7th) ... ranked second on the squad grabbing 5.3 rebounds per game ... exploded for a season-high 26 points, including six three-point field goals, against CAA regular season champion Drexel on Feb. 4 ... tallied 25 points against George Mason on Dec. 3 ... recorded first career double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds against Oregon State on Nov. 26 ... registered 21 points against Delaware in Towson's home finale.

Played one year at Westchester Community College ... earned second team All Mid-Hudson Conference honors ... averaged 14.0 points and 9.0 rebounds per game ... attended Cowley Community College in Kansas for one year but did not play basketball.

HIGH SCHOOL: McDonald's All-American candidate at Bay Shore High School ... averaged 17.0 points and 7.0 rebounds per game as a senior ... invited to the prestigious Pangos All-American camp in Long Beach, Cal., in 2008 ... named to the "Cream-of-the-Crop" top 40 all-star game at Pangos All-American camp

BACKGROUND: Son of Garry and Martine Damas ... Has an older sister, Erica (28) and older brother, Kurt (23) ... Cousin Tobias Harris plays for the Milwaukee Bucks ... cousin Tyler Harris is a current member of the Providence men's basketball team ... Member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc ...
Majoring in Communication Studies.

26, vs. Drexel (2/4/12)
FGM: 9, vs. George Mason (12/3/11)
FGA: 20, at George Mason (1/21/12)
FTM: 9, at Drexel (1/5/13)
FTA: 10, at Drexel (1/5/13)
3FGM: 6, vs. Drexel (2/4/12)
3FGA: 11, vs. Drexel (2/4/12)
Rebounds: 12, vs. Northeastern (1/12/13)
Assists: 5, at Northeastern (2/14/12)
Blocks: 3 (2x), last vs. Drexel (2/23/13)
Steals: 3, at Temple (12/12/12)
Minutes: 44, at George Mason (2/26/13)

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