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#3 Curtis Givens III Season 2024-25

Position
Guard
Height
6'3
Weight
185
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Memphis, Tenn.
High School
Montverde Academy
Experience
HS

PRIOR TO LSU
Played on the national championship team from Montverde Academy (Florida) that went undefeated at 33-0 this past year … Also No. 1 in the final ESPN High School Rankings … Won the Chipotle National Championship game, 79-63, over St. Paul VI (Virginia) … Givens in that game scored 24 points with three assists and no turnovers, hitting 6-of-9 three-pointers … Givens won the Unsung Hero Award for the boys’ basketball team at the school’s athletic honors night at the end of the season … Ranked four star and No. 39 in the ESPN Rankings and the No. 6 point guard in the 247sports.com ratings … In the summer of 2023 played for Mikan Elite in Missouri on the AAU and EYBL circuit, where he averaged 18.8 points a game … Invited to the NBPA Top 100 camp for top high school prospects … Played his freshman and sophomore seasons at Memphis University School.

PERSONAL
Born on Feb. 14, 2005 in Memphis … Parents are Tajuan and Curtis Givens Jr. … Two siblings – Cruz and Chase … Member of the National Honor Society … Right-handed … Looks to study entrepreneurship … Likes to play video games and fish … Favorite food is steak and favorite dessert is cheesecake … Favorite pro basketball player is LeBron James … Texans quarterback C. J. Stroud his favorite pro athlete outside basketball.

 

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