2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament | Day 3 Media
Averaged 29.3 points, 7.8 rebounds and 5.6 assists for Hargrave Military Academy last season, where he played his final prep year in the same backcourt with fellow UofL freshman Anton Gill. Hargrave went 38-8 during the 2012-13 season.
Top scoring effort was a school-record 69 points in a double overtime victory on Jan. 26. He scored 50 points against Louisburg College while adding 10 rebounds, four assists and four steals in the game.
Averaged 25.6 points, 6.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 4.7 steals as a senior in leading Shaker Heights to a 21-3 record, the Erie League Championship and a berth in the regionals for the first time since 2002.
An-All Lake Erie League selection for three years, Rozier was rated 74th overall in the 2012 ESPNU Top 100 players, No. 80 by Rivals in the class of 2012, and 68th by Scout.com.
In his senior year, he scored a season-high 40 points vs. John Jay and totaled 37 points, seven rebounds and four steals as Shaker Heights beat Garfield Heights in the district title game.
Averaged 18.2 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.2 assists as a junior as Shaker Heights won nine of its last 13 games en route to a 14-8 record.
Had 10 points and three steals for his USA Midwest team in a 99-93 victory over Canada in the championship game of the 2011 Nike Global Challenge, which featured the top high school and under 19 players from top international teams.
MVP of the White team in the 2012 Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic all-star game after totaling 16 points, 12 rebounds and four assists. He also finished second in the dunk and 3-point contests.
Originally signed with the Cardinals before spending last season at Hargrave Military Academy. He had also considered attending Cincinnati, Illinois, West Virginia and Cleveland State before initially signing with the Cardinals.
Born March 17, 1994 ... Son of Eugenia Tucker and Terry Rozier ... Middle of three children (J'maine, Tre'dasia) ... Major is sport administration.
Cousin of former UofL center Zach Price.
Personal goal at UofL is to be the AAC freshman player of the year.
Best moment of his athletic career to date was scoring 69 points when his team was playing in Louisville last year.
Enjoys dancing and shopping in his spare time.
Chose to attend UofL because "it has been my dream school since the sixth grade and because of Hall of Fame Coach Rick Pitino!"
Best basketball advice given to him was "your family is starving and opponents are in your way. Take them out so your family won't have to struggle anymore."
Most proud of "my little brother for staying on track."
His high school coach Danny Young has had the greatest influence on his athletic career.
When he played basketball as a kid, he pretended he was Allen Iverson and Tracy McGrady.
Few people know that he is scared of squirrels and can't sleep without a fan.
Chose to wear number zero to "start all over. Everything in the past means nothing."
If you walked into his dorm room, the first thing you would notice is his Dwyane Wade jersey hanging.
Among reality shows, he feels he would fare best on The Game.
Best thing about being a Cardinal is the fans.
What impresses him the most about Coach Pitino: his power, which reminds him of his dad.