Ibi Watson 23
Ibi  Watson


Pickerington, Ohio

High School:
Central HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 190



Freshman (2016-17)
• One of four Wolverine signees -- along with Austin Davis (Onsted, Mich.), Xavier Simpson (Lima, Ohio) and Jon Teske (Medina, Ohio)
• Played in 19 games for the Wolverines
• Averaged 1.3 points per game, scoring a season high four points in wins over Marquette (Nov. 17) and Maryland Eastern Shore (Dec. 17)
• Had a season-high three rebounds in a win at Nebraska (March 5)
• Averaged 4.4 minutes per game with a career high 11 minutes against UMES (Dec. 17)

Prep Career
• Played at Pickerington Central High School under coach Eric Krueger
• Played two seasons at Athens High School before transferring as a junior to Pickerington Central
• Associated Press Division I All-Ohio first team (2016), honorable mention (2015)
• Associated Press Division II All-Ohio third team (2014), honorable mention (2013)
• Columbus Dispatch All-Metro team (2016)
• In two seasons at Pickerington Central, averaged 19.2 points per game, finishing with a 35-16 record and a 2016 Ohio Capital Conference title
• In two seasons at Athens High School, averaged 17.5 points per game with 19 20-plus point games, finishing with a 39-9 record with back-to-back Tri-Valley Conference titles

• Given name is Ibrahim Davis Watson
• Born on Jan. 6, 1998, in Atlanta, Ga.
• Son of Molly Watson
• Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology
• Undecided major

Personal Notes
• Played AAU on All-Ohio Red, along with Nick Ward (Michigan State) and Kaleb Wesson (Ohio State)
• Played at the same high school of former Wolverine and NBA's Brooklyn Nets Caris LeVert; wears same collegiate number


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