Eric Kenzik
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    Eric Kenzik

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Ormond Beach, FL

    High School:
    Father Lopez

    Height / Weight:
    6-8 / 215

    Position:
    Forward/Center

    Birthdate:
    02/26/1985

    At Air Force
    2006-07 (Junior)
    Played in 15 games ... averaged 1.8 points and 1.3 rebounds per game ... career-high eight points and 19 minutes vs. Colorado College ... shot 71.4 percent (10-13) from the field ... also blocked two shots vs. the Tigers ... scored five points in season opener against Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... added three rebounds and an assist in eight minutes vs. UAPB ... tied career-highs of four rebounds and one assist vs. Wyoming ... made first three-pointer of his career vs. Georgia.

    2005-06 (Sophomore)
    Appeared in 12 games ... scored first points of season against UCCS ... also collected one rebound vs. the Mountain Lions ... had nine points, nine rebounds, two assists and two steals during the season ... season-high four points vs. IPFW in season-best nine minutes ... two rebounds vs. Western State ... career-high four rebounds vs. Ark.-Pine Bluff ... first career assist vs. TCU ... played one minute at NCAA Tournament vs. Illinois.

    2004-05 (Freshman)
    Appeared in two games ... played two minutes vs. Colorado College ... scored one point and had three rebounds ... also played one minute against BYU in the Falcons' 70-39 victory.

    Before Air Force
    Three-year letterwinner in basketball ... third-team all-state and first-team all-county selection as a senior ... helped his team advance to the Elite 8 at the state tournament ... team captain and MVP his senior campaign ... averaged 20.1 points and 10 rebounds per game ... attended and played basketball at the USAFA Prep School ... helped team to a 31-3 record ... member of National Honor Society ... high school basketball coach was Eddie Miller.

    Personal
    Parents are Raymond and Mary Lou Kenzik ... has one sister, Kelly (20), and one brother, Luke (16) ... his sister runs cross country for the University of Florida ... his cousin, Kelly McGann, is a 2003 graduate of the Air Force Academy ... would like to attend pilot training following his time at the Academy ... worked the USAFA Sports Camps this past summer ... also completed Academy Flight Screening (flight training), he learned to fly a Cessna 172 ... active in his squadron as an inspector, making sure cadets are up to standards ... also recruited by West Point, Lafayette and Loyola ... hobbies include water sports and fishing ... favorite foods are steak and potatoes ... favorite TV show is SportsCenter ... favorite movie is White Men Can't Jump ... person in history he would most like to meet is Lance P. Sijan ... his greatest moment in sports was playing in the 2006 NCAA Tournament ... credits his parents with the greatest influence on his sports career ... member of cadet squadron 36.

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