The following bio is entering the 2003-04 season...
Peters begins his second season with the Runnin' Rebels.
One of three Runnin' Rebels named to the Mountain West Conference All-Tournament team ... appeared in 32 games and started each of the last 14 ... inserted into the starting lineup after Demetrius Hunter was out with an injury ... averaged 6.4 points and 3.4 rebounds per game ... shot 53.2 percent form the field and 51.4 percent from the free throw line ... was second on the team in field goal percentage, tied for third in blocks, fourth in rebounding, tied for fourth in steals, sixth in scoring and sixth in assists ... scored in double figures in five games ... led the team in rebounding in four games ... his best scoring performances were vs. San Diego State on Mar. 13 in the MWC Tournament's first round (19 points on 9-of-14 shooting) and at Wisconsin on Dec. 7 (18 points on 9-of-10 shooting).
A 2002 graduate of Butler County Community College in El Dorado, Kan. ... averaged 16.8 points, 7.8 rebounds and 1.4 blocks his sophomore season ... led the team in blocked shots ... team was 16-14 his sophomore year ... he was named second team All-Jayhawk Conference both years at Butler County CC ... averaged 14.7 points, 5.6 rebounds and shot 59 percent from the floor his freshman year ... coached by Dennis Helms.
A 2000 graduate of Julian High School in Chicago, Ill ... named all-state and all-conference his senior year ... averaged 20 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks per game ... team made the state semifinals his senior year ... named all-conference his junior year ... averaged 18 points and nine rebounds per game ...team made the state championship game his junior year ... played for coach Loren Jackson.
James Peters was born May 24, 1981 ... majoring in sociology ... son of Bonita Peters ... has three brothers, Eric (23), Lance (16) and Corey (9).