31 Josh Lester
31 Josh Lester
Height: 6-6
Weight: 225
Year: RS Junior
Hometown: Antioch, Tenn.
Position: F
Last School: Brentwood Academy
Experience: 2L

Statistics: 2016 | 2015

2015-16: 14 game appearances ... Provided huge lift in home victory vs. Western Kentucky (11/18/15), career-high five points, two rebounds ... Five points, two rebounds vs. Austin Peay (1/16/16) ... Rebound at Marquette (11/13/15) ... Rebound at BYU (11/28/15).

2014-15: 14 game appearances ... Four points at Murray State (1/15/15) ... Two points, rebounds vs. Denver (11/26/14) ... Two points vs. Tennessee State (2/28/15) ... Two rebounds vs. Eastern Illinois (3/5/15) ... Rebound vs. Trevecca Nazarene (11/19/14) ... Rebound at Lipscomb (11/17/14) ... Rebound vs. SEMO (1/1/15) ... Rebound at VCU (12/16/14).

2013-14: Redshirt ... OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll.

Prior to Belmont: Four-year letterwinner at Brentwood Academy for head coach Lyle Husband  ... Team captain ...Versatile performer on both ends, provides physical presence ... Averaged 13 points and seven rebounds per game as a senior ... Led BA in scoring and rebounding as junior and senior ... Averaged 13 points and five rebounds per game as a junior.

Personal: Majoring in Exercise Science ... Has two siblings, Sean and Mariah ... Tennessee High School state champion in track & field (high jump) ... Also participated in theatre and music ... Brentwood Academy Chorus Award ... Crawford Smith Memorial Scholarship recipient ... Lists LeBron James as favorite athlete.