Men's Tennis wins Academic Team of the Year
Baseball led UIC with nine selections
Senior Ahman Fells ties career-high with 13 points
Marc Brown with game-high 21 points, Ahman Fells posts first career double-double
2014-15: Saw action in 13 games and averaged 4.2 minutes per outing … scored 10 points and grabbed 10 rebounds during his 55 minutes of play … made his season debut versus Yale in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic at Kent State on Nov. 21 … scored four points in back-to-back Horizon League games against Cleveland State (1/4/15) and Valparaiso (1/8/15) … played a career-high 23 minutes versus the Crusaders and pulled down a career-best five rebounds … shot 4-of-6 from the free throw line during the season.
Prior to UIC: Attended Cannon School in Concord, N.C., as a foreign exchange student during the 2010-11 academic year ... Played one season for the Cougars before returning to Germany to complete his Abitur (German equivalent of high school diploma) ... Also played for the Charlotte Reign on the AAU circuit in 2011 and 2012 ... Before returning to the United States, played for an adult league in Germany ... As a youth, was selected to try-out for the Under-16 German National Team ... Left home at the age of 13 to pursue basketball career - attended Bis Baskets Speyer, a basketball boarding school in Speyer, Germany.
Personal: Son of Hans-Juergen Lauer and Martina Lauer ... Has one younger sister, Ann-Kathrin Lauer ... Birthplace is Wiesbaden, Germany ... Majoring in Management.