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Roddy Gayle Jr.

Guard

Player profile

  • Height 6-4
  • Weight 205
  • Year Fr.
  • Hometown Niagara Falls, N.Y.
  • H.S./Last School Lewiston-Porter/Wasatch Academy

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE

  • Ranked as the No. 41 prospect in the class and the No. 2 shooting guard according to 247Sports
  • Was slowed a bit during his senior year by injury but still led Wasatch in scoring, rebounding and assists in National Interscholastic Basketball Conference play
  • Joined Wasatch Academy midway through its season in 2020-21 and helped the team to arguably its best season in school history as it earned a No. 5 seed in the GEICO National Tournament
  • Averaged over 10 points per game for Wasatch as a junior
  • Was a two-time first team All-Western New York honoree as well as a two-time All-State selection while at Lewiston-Porter
  • Averaged 25.8 points, nine rebounds, three assists and 2.3 steals as a sophomore
  • As a freshman, he averaged 22 points, 8.9 rebounds and 3.7 assists while leading Lewiston-Porter to its first Section VI basketball title in 31 years