Josh Bright
Josh  Bright


Salisbury, Md.

High School:
Wicomico H.S.

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170



UMES Men's Basketball vs. Coppin State 2.20.10 HOMECOMING

See the men's action from the 2010 Homecoming game vs. Coppin State 2.20


UMES Men's Basketball vs. Winston-Salem State from Jan. 10, 2009

See Joey Gardner's action shots from the game vs. WSSU.


UMES vs. Stony Brook - 2007-08 Men's Basketball (11/15/07)

UMES vs. Stony Brook - 2007-08 Men's Basketball (11/15/07)

"We will utilize Josh's 3-point skills and the keys to his success are his ability to work in the point and off-guard positions," stated head coach Frankie Allen.

2010-11: Served as key reserve for the Hawks, playing in 25 games with one start ... averaged 1.4 points a game with 19 assists ... scored six points off 2-3 perimeter shooting against Coppin State (1/22) ... had four assists vs. North Carolina A&T (2/7).

2009-10: Averaged 4.2 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game in 24 appearances (nine starts) ... Posted a career-high eight rebounds against Morgan State on Homecoming (Feb. 22) ... Won team Coach's Award.

2008-09: Appeared in 27 games, while starting six...Averaged 4.9 points and 2.2 rebounds per game...Led the team with a .429 (27-for-63) 3-point shooting percentage...Was third on the team in 3-point shots made...Had a career-high 14 points at N.C. Central on Jan. 21, 2009.

2007-08: Appeared in 28 games, starting four as a freshman ... Averaged 3.7 points and 1.5 rebounds per game ... Had a career-high 13 points twice against Navy on Dec. 12 and at Wagner Dec. 15 ... Made four 3-pointers also at Wagner ... Was third on the team in 3-point attempts and second in 3-pointers made ... Had five assists at Norfolk State on Jan. 21.

2006-07: Redshirted at Morgan State.

High School: Led Wicomico in scoring and assists during his junior and senior seasons ... Made the most 3-point field goals with nine during a game his junior year ... Scored 1,500 career points ... Named MVP, Player of the Year and tied the 3-point record during his senior year of high school.

Personal: Born Aug. 16, 1988 in Salisbury Md. ... Son of Jerome and Roberta Bright ... Has one sister, Tameka, and four brothers, Shawn, Jamar, Mike, and Jerome ... Major is Business Administration ... Volunteers at a Christian Camp ... Plans to attend Graduate School after college ... Personal best sports moment was breaking the three point record in high school ... Favorite saying is: "Attitude determines altitude" ... Favorite books are Michael Jordan: The Air and Come Fly With Me by Michael Jordan ... Favorite movie is Boyz `n the Hood.

Career Highs
Points: 14 (@ N.C. Central, Jan. 21, 2009)
Rebounds: 8 (vs. Morgan State, Feb. 22, 2010)
Steals: 2, six times (Last: @ Columbia, Nov. 15, 2010)
Assists: 5, four times (Last: vs. Florida A&M, Jan. 24, 2009)
Blocks: 1 (vs. N.C. Central, Jan. 21, 2009)
Minutes: 37, three times (Last: @ Delaware State, March 4, 2010)

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