2   DeMarcus Grady
DeMarcus Grady

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Grand Rapids, MI

High School:
East Grand Rapids

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 203

Position:
G


05/04/2012

The 2012 Victors Awards Honor Top Huskie Team, Student-Athletes

Northern Illinois Athletics hosts third annual event at DeKalb's historic Egyptian Theatre

05/04/2012

The 2012 Victors Awards Honor Top Huskie Team, Student-Athletes

Northern Illinois Athletics hosts third annual event at DeKalb's historic Egyptian Theatre

04/19/2012

The Victors Set for May 3; Help Vote for Top Performance

Annual awards show moves to DeKalb's historic Egyptian Theatre

03/06/2012

Huskies to Meet Western Michigan in MAC Second Round

NIU makes its first appearance at Quicken Loans Arena since 2009

03/05/2012

Huskies Topple Eastern Michigan, Advance to Cleveland

Tony Nixon scores a game-high 14 points as NIU snaps nine-game MAC Tournament losing streak

2011-12:Joined the basketball team following the conclusion of the football season, practicing for the first time on January 12 ... Appeared in 13 games ... Averaged 1.2 points and 0.6 rebounds while playing 4.8 minutes per contest ... Shot 87.5 percent from the free-throw line ... Saw his first action of the season against Toledo (1/18), playing three minutes ... Scored a season-high six points against Buffalo (1/28), with all six coming from the free-throw line.

2010-11:
Joined the basketball team on Dec. 20 following the conclusion on football season ... Participated in 15 games, making two starts ... Averaged 3.5 points and 1.7 rebounds per game while shooting 37.8 percent from the field ... Scored in double figures twice ... Had a career-best 11 points at Toledo (2/26) ... Scored 10 points in just nine minutes of action against Western Michigan (2/15) ... Grabbed a career-high six rebounds against Central Michigan (2/23) ... Saw the first action of his collegiate career at Missouri (12/27), playing five minutes with two assists and one rebound ... Made his first career start against Seattle (2/19).

High School: Four-year starter at East Grand Rapids. Garnered all-state honorable mention honors in basketball and was a second team all-area and first team all-conference selection. Basketball team advanced to the state finals in 2006. Also an honorable mention choice to the Grand Rapids Press All-Area Football Dream Team. Led East Grand Rapids to a Division III Michigan state championship his senior year. Earned all-league and all-area honors as a junior.

Personal: Born Aug. 1, 1988 in Grand Rapids, Mich. Son of Janell and Rodney Grady. Majoring in criminology. Admires Allen Iverson and LeBron James.