24 Ryan Brown
Used campaign as redshirt season and will maintain four years of eligibility.
Prep: Enters Northern Illinois as a recruited walk-on, but was offered numerous scholarship opportunities, including a Division I ride to Army ... Earned three letters while playing for head coach Gary Collins at Crystal Lake South High School and ranked among the area's leaders in scoring each of his final two seasons ... An All-Area selection by both the Daily Herald and Northwest Herald as a junior and senior ... Averaged 18.1 points during his final campaign en route to being named Co-Captain on the Daily Herald's 2005 All-Area squad ... Also earned All-Fox Valley Conference recognition as a junior and senior, helping lead the Gators to a 22-7 overall mark in 2004 ... A three-year starter, Brown finished his career with 1,064 points.
Personal: Son of Bennett and Dawn Brown ... Born Sept. 17, 1986 ... Majoring in Business Management.