Saj El-Amin
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    Saj El-Amin

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Clearwater, FL

    High School:
    Dunedin

    Last College:
    USAFA Prep School

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 205

    Position:
    Guard

    Major:
    Management

    2008-09 (Junior)

    Appeared in 11 games ... first career assist and steal vs. New Mexico ... collected two rebounds during the season.

    2007-08 (Sophomore)

    Played in 17 games ... scored first points of season vs. Colorado Christian ... grabbed first rebound of his career vs. the Cougars ... also had two points and one rebound at Utah ... career-high six minutes vs. Western State ... appeared in six MWC contests.

    2006-07 (Freshman)

    Played in one game ... scored two points against Wyoming ... made one of three shots from the floor in three minutes of action.

    Before Air Force

    Three-year letterwinner in basketball ... also lettered one year in football ... selected all-county, all-Sun Coast and team MVP for basketball as a senior ... honorable mention all-county his junior season ... county slam dunk champion ... selected to North South County and Hillsborough-Pinellas County all-star teams ... member of honor roll all four years ... attended and played basketball at the USAFA Prep School ... high school basketball coach was Kevin Hendrick.

    Personal

    Parents are Rasheed El-Amin and Bahiyyah Sadiki ... has five siblings, Willie Outler (41), Kendra Outler (38), Najla El-Amin (29), Salih El-Amin (27) and Jauhar El-Amin (18) ... worked Basic Cadet Training this past summer, teaching basics how to use and clean an M-16 rifle ... also was vice commander for the USAFA Sports Camps ... active in his squadron as a member of the inspection team ... hobbies include going to the movies and working out ... favorite food is shrimp alfredo ... favorite TV show is Entourage ... favorite book is The Kite Runner ... favorite movies are Saw I, II and III ... person in history he would most like to meet is Martin Luther King, Jr. ... his greatest moment in sports was hitting the game-winning shot against a rival high school in his first varsity start ... credits his older sister, Najla, with the biggest influence on his sports career ... member of cadet squadron 20.

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