5  Kelvin Amayo
Kelvin Amayo

Newark, N.J.

High School:
NIA Prep

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210


Added to the Marshall roster on Dec. 20, 2012... Enrolled at Marshall in January 2011 as a non-qualifier... Was a three-star recruit out of high school (class of 2011) by Rivals.com... Once named to the All-Windex First Team as one of New Jersey's best rebounders... Averaged 20 points, six rebounds, five assists and a couple of steals in leading NIA Prep to a 26-7 record and a No. 6 national ranking among the country's prep schools ... He was a first-team All-Prep selection by the Newark-Star Ledger ... As a member of the United States All-Stars he scored 16 points in their 136-115 Capital Classic victory over the Capital All-Stars ... Registered his career high of 37 points against Kiski School (Youngstown, Ohio) in the Hoop Mountain Prep Classic early in his senior year ... While playing for St. Benedict Prep where he averaged 13.0 points he put up a triple double (15 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists) ... Initially chose Towson over Seton Hall, Providence and the College of Charleston