Sherman Vernon
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    Sherman Vernon

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lompoc, CA

    High School:
    Lompoc

    Last College:
    USAFA Prep School

    Height / Weight:
    6-7 / 235

    Position:
    Forward

    Before Air Force
    Appeared in 30 games for the USAFA Prep School in 2010-11 ... averaged 3.2 points per game and shot 40 percent from three-point range ... took a year off before attending the Academy due to an injury ... three-year letterwinner in basketball at Lompoc High School ... member of all-CIF team in 2010 ... three-time all-Central Coast selection ... two-time all-league pick ... graduated seventh in his class of over 300 ... high school basketball coaches were Sherman Vernon and Joe Smith.

    Personal
    Parents are Sherman and Shelly Vernon ... has one sister ... his father played basketball at Montana Tech and his mother ran track at Montana State ... planning to major in civil engineering ... would like to attend pilot training following graduation ... also recruited by Cal Poly and UC Riverside ... hobbies include spending time with family and reading the Bible ... favorite food is anything with shrimp ... favorite book is The Bible ... reality show he would choose to be on is Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory ... person in history he would most like to meet is Jesus ... greatest moment in sports was winning a high school championship for his father, who was the coach ... credits his parents with the greatest influence on his sports career ... favorite basketball team is the Los Angeles Lakers ... favorite players are Magic Johnson and Kobe Bryant ... member of cadet squadron 8.

    Inside Men's Basketball