Robert Upshaw Quick Notes
• Will sit out the 2013-14 season after transferring to Washington from Fresno State, Sept. 10, 2013.
• Is the third 7-footer in the Lorenzo Romar era, 13th overall to play at Washington.
• Averaged 5.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.8 blocks in 22 games as a freshman in 2013.
• Attended the same high school (San Joaquin Memorial) as former Husky and current NBA player Quincy Pondexter.
2012-13 (Freshman, Fresno State) - Averaged 5.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.8 blocks in 22 games ... swatted a team-high 39 blocks and logged 360 minutes (16.4 mpg) ... best game came against Washington State on Dec. 9 when he scored a season-high 10 points on 5-of-10 shooting to go with seven rebounds and six blocks ... also had 11 rebounds, six assists and six steals in a victory at UNLV ... made 37 out of 98 (37.8 percent) field goal attempts ... went 17-for-37 (45.9 percent) at the free throw line.
San Joaquin Memorial (Fresno, Calif.) and Personal: Was ranked as the No. 4 overall prospect in the state of California and the 55th best player in the nation in the 2012 ESPNU 100 ... as a senior, he averaged 18 points, 11 rebounds, and five blocks per game ... named the co-Player of the Year in the County/Metro Athletic Conference ... parents are Ceylon Sherman and Benny Bowie ... has two brothers, Jereol Walker and Marcus Becote, and one sister, Tymeika Becote ... brother Jereol plays basketball for the University of Texas-Permian Basian ... former AAU teammates playing Division I basketball included Shabazz Muhammad (UCLA), Demetrius Morant (UNLV) and Winston Shepard (SDSU).