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Avery Holley
Avery Holley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pompano Beach, FL

High School:
Ely HS

Weight:
175

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
10/31/1987


Freshman (2006-07): Averaged 5.3 points and 1.0 rebounds while dishing out 42 assists in 16 games...started eight straight games from Dec. 13 to Jan. 10...missed the final eight games of the regular season and the postseason due to a shoulder injury...a member of Florida Atlantic's football team as a wide receiver in addition to the basketball squad...made his basketball debut against Florida Memorial as a reserve, scoring seven points and dishing three assists in eight minutes (11/28)...went 2-for-3 from deep against Norfolk State for six points in 10 minutes (12/2)...scored 16 points on 4-of-5 shooting from the field and 6-of-8 from the free-throw line in 28 minutes against UCF (12/9)...tallied eight assists in his firstcareer start vs. Troy (12/13)..handed out eight more assists against Western Kentucky (12/30)....scored 11 points and grabbed five rebounds while dishing out six assists against New Orleans (1/4)...freshman contributor on the football team...played in 11 games, making 18 receptions for 223 yards and twotouchdowns...returned six kicks for 107 yards.


High School: Attended Ely High School in Pompano Beach, FL...coached by Melvin Randall...averaged 20.9 points, 4.3 rebounds and 8.2 assists per game while shooting nearly 48% from the field and 75% from the free throw line as a senior...ranked the 21st-best senior in the state by Galaxy of Stars Basketball...named Second-Team All-State (6A) by the Florida Sports Writers Association (FSWA)...6A Broward County Male Athlete of the Year...as a junior, averaged 19.4 points, 4.2 rebounds and 5.6 assists while being named Third-Team All-State (6A) by the FSWA...team reached the 2005 state semifinals...chose Florida Atlantic University to play both basketball and football...received scholarship to FAU as an all-state wide receiver and defensive back.

Personal: Undecided in major...born Oct. 31, 1987, in Pompano Beach, FL...son of David Holley and Cherry Key.

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