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Anthony begins his third season in the Runnin' Rebel program in 2006-07 ... during the summer of 2006, Anthony was selected to join the Canadian Senior National Team and participated with the squad in three tours in three European countries: Italy, Germany and Slovenia.
SENIOR - REDSHIRT (2005-06)
Used season as a redshirt year ... did not play ... was named the team's most inspirational player for the 2005-06 season as voted on by his teammates.
Appeared in 31 games, starting three ... averaged 13.6 minutes per game with 1.9 ppg, 2.7 rpg and 1.6 bpg ... shot 50.0 percent from the field and 48.3 percent from the free throw line ... finished fourth in the MWC in blocked shots ... led UNLV in blocked shots ... led the team in rebounding twice (two of the last three games) ... collected six or more rebounds in four of the season's last five games ... scored a career-high six points at BYU and grabbed a career-high eight rebounds vs. Wyoming in the MWC Tournament.
A 2004 graduate of Pensacola Junior College in Pensacola, Fla. ... was selected first team all-conference for 2003-04 ... averaged 9.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 3.5 blocks per game in 2003-04 ... team finished with an overall record of 19-13.
A 2002 graduate of Dawson Prep in Montreal, Canada ... played one year on varsity ... was coached by Olga Hyrack.
Joel Vincent Anthony was born Aug. 9, 1982, in Montreal, Canada ... majoring in university studies with areas of study in sociology and physical education ... scheduled to graduate this December ... son of Erene Anthony ... has a sister, Sherlette Pryce (28).