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Denmore McDermott
Denmore McDermott

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Baltimore, Md.

High School:
St. Paul's School for Boys

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 235

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
05/29/1989

Experience:
2VL

Major:
Psychology

Spent two seasons with the Demon Deacons from 2009-11 ... Earned two varsity letters after serving as a member of the scout team in practice ... Joined the squad as a non-scholarship player in October 2009 ... Physical player who worked the post for the scout team ... Sang the national anthem before the Senior Day game against Georgia Tech in 2011.

2010-11 (Senior)
Played in seven games off the bench ... Averaged 1.7 minutes per game ... Missed five games after suffering a concussion in practice ... Scored two points and pulled down three rebounds on the season ... Saw action in five conference games, including the ACC Tournament ... Scored his first career points with a bucket on Senior Day vs. Georgia Tech (Mar. 3) ... Went 1-for-2 from the field and pulled down a rebound against Georgia Tech ... Also sang the national anthem before the game with the Yellow Jackets ... Made his season debut vs. Marist (Nov. 23) ... Dished out an assist vs. High Point (Jan. 5) ... Pulled down a defensive rebound at Georgia Tech (Jan. 19) ... Pulled down his third rebound of the season in the regular season finale at Boston College (Mar. 6) ... Concluded his career by coming into the game late against Boston College in the ACC Tournament (Mar. 10).

2009-10 (Junior)
Saw action in one game off the bench ... Pulled down a defensive rebound and had a field goal attempt in his collegiate debut vs. Elon (Dec. 13).

High School
A 2007 graduate of St. Paul's School for Boys in Brooklandville, Md. ... Played for Coach Seth Goldberg at St. Paul's ... Named to the All-MIAA B Conference team ... Served as a team captain as a senior ... Named team MVP after averaging 21 points and 10 rebounds per game as a senior in 2006-07 ... Led the Crusaders to the Maryland state playoffs ... Named MVP of the Hartford County Basketball Tournament ... Named to the Charm City All-Star Team ... Lettered in basketball, baseball and volleyball ... Named to the All-MIAA A Conference team in volleyball ... Team captain and MVP of the St. Paul's volleyball team as a senior ... Received the school's award for the Most Improved Athlete as a senior ... High school basketball teammate of Virginia Tech sophomore Allan Chaney ... Played AAU ball with Crusader Nation ... Member of National Honor Society for Spanish ... Made the Headmaster's List and Cum Laude Society ... Received diploma for the International Baccalaureate Program.

Personal
Given name is Denmore Marcus McDermott ... Son of Beverly McDermott ... Born May 29, 1989 in Baltimore ... Former president of the Phi Beta Sigma fraternity ... Active member of Brothers Reaching Out, which is an organization dedicated to mentoring local middle school students ... Graduated in May of 2011 with a degree in psychology.

 

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