Aug 19th, 2007 @ 3:58 pm | Author: VCSU Sports Information
Valley City State University men's basketball coach Jeff Kaminsky announced the signing of Chris Fuqua from Maywood, IL to a Dakota Athletic Conference letter of intent. The 6'3 forward attended Triton Community College the past two years helping his team win 45 games over a two season span. Fuqua attended high school at Proviso East in Maywood, IL.

During the 2005-06 campaign, Fuqua helped the Triton College Trojans advanced to the NJCAA Division II National Tournament. In the 2006-2007 season he averaged 13.5 points and 8.1 rebounds per game. Through his strong play, Chris earned all-conference honors for the North Central Community College Conference and was named to the all-region IV team.

'Chris is an outstanding addition to our program. He has been a part of highly successful programs at Proviso East High School and Trion College,' Commented Coach Kaminsky. 'His competitive approach, ability to defend a variety of positions, rebound, and attack the basket on the offensive end will be a tremendous asset to our team.'