The following bio is entering the 2004-05 season...
Beck begins his second season with the Runnin' Rebels in 2004-05.
Earned honorable mention for the All-MWC team ... one of two Rebels selected to the 2004 All-MWC Tournament team ... appeared in 31 games and started 30, averaging 30.8 minutes per game ... averaged 14.2 ppg, shooting 48.7 percent from the field, 38.5 percent from 3-point range and 77.7 percent from the free throw line ... was fourth in the MWC in 3-point field goals made, eighth in scoring, eighth in free throw percentage, 15th in field goal percentage and 15th in 3-point percentage ... was second on UNLV's team in scoring, second in free throw percentage, second in 3-point field goal percentage, fourth in steals, fourth in blocks, fourth in field goal percentage, fifth in rebounding and sixth in assists ... scored in double figures in 25 games, including separate streaks of 13 and 10 during the season ... scored 20 or more points in a game seven times ... had a season-high and career-high 26 points on two occasions (vs. Occidental and vs. Wyoming ... led the team in scoring in eight games.
A 2003 graduate of Los Angeles City College ... team finished 36-2 overall in 2002-03 and won the California state championship title ... averaged 15 points, five rebounds and four assists per game his sophomore season ... earned first team All-South Coast Conference and was on the state playoff all-tournament team ... also played in the national junior college all-star game ... attended LACC in 2001-02 but did not play ... coached by Mike Miller at LACC ... was a teammate at LACC of fellow Runnin' Rebels Jerel Blassingame and Wilbur Williams ... played in 2000-01 at Fullerton College.
A 2000 graduate of Etiwanda High School in Etiwanda, Calif. ... was first team All-California Interscholastic Federation his senior season ... also was first team All-San Bernardino County his senior year and first team All-Mt. Baldy Conference both his junior and senior seasons ... averaged 25 points, five rebounds and four assists per game his senior season ... coached by Dave Kleckner ... played two years on the varsity team.
Romel Beck was born May 29, 1982, in Los Angeles, Calif. ... majoring in sociology ... he has no siblings ... raised by his aunt and uncle Kathy and Alvin Beck.