UIC will look to advance out of first-round for first time since 2009
UIC will enter postseason as No. 9 seed in Horizon League Tourney
Game will mark Horizon League regular season finale for both teams
Flames place four players in double figures
UIC will look to avenge Dec. 3 overtime loss vs. Panthers
2011-12: Played in all 30 games, making eight starts ... Averaged 5.5 points and 4.0 rebounds per contest ... Collected five double-digit scoring outputs ... Chipped in eight or more points on nine occasions ... Corralled at least five rebounds 10 times ... In the opener at Eastern Michigan (11/11/11), tallied his second-career double-double with a career-high 19 points and 11 rebounds ... Scored 14 points at Milwaukee (12/3/11) ... Chipped in 11 points versus Horizon League regular season champion Valparaiso (1/21/12) ... Scored 10 points in UIC's 67-63 BracketBusters win at Eastern Illinois (2/18/12), and against Green Bay on Senior Day (2/25/12) ... Made a team-high 101 trips to the free throw line.
2010-11: Played in 29 games, registering 12 starting assignments ... Averaged 4.8 points and 4.0 rebounds in an average of 21.2 minutes per game ... Shot 47.9 percent from the field ... Posted four double-digit scoring outputs ... Corralled five or more rebounds 11 times ... Recorded his first-career double-double with a season-high 16 points and 12 rebounds against cross-town rival Loyola (2/16/11) ... Pulled down 11 rebounds just four days earlier against Milwaukee (2/12/11) ... Scored 13 points on 6-of-10 shooting, and pulled down eight rebounds at Milwaukee (1/13/11) ... Scored 10 points on a 5-for-6 effort from the field at Northern Illinois (12/14/10) ... Played all 40 minutes against Detroit (1/8/11) ... Dished out two assists on four occasions ... Started the final seven games of the season.
Prep/Prior to UIC: Played prep ball at T.F. South, helping the Rebels improve from a 1-24 mark his junior season to a 22-5 mark his senior year ... As a senior, averaged 20.0 points, 11.0 rebounds and 2.1 blocks per game on a 61 percent effort from the field ... Was named the Sica East Player of the Year, All-Area and All-Conference ... Scored a season-high 32 points against Thornridge, and pulled down a season-best 21 rebounds versus Thornton ... In his junior campaign, totaled 17.0 points, 8.2 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per contest ... Ended his career by setting school records in blocks, rebounds and double-doubles ... Started his college career at Pensacola Junior College, and was named to the league's All-Freshman First-Team ... Transferred to Lake Land College (Mattoon, Ill.), where he averaged 16.7 points, 9.0 rebounds and 1.1 blocks per game, while shooting 59 percent from the field ... Led the Lakers in both scoring and field goal percentage ... Poured in 32 points and ripped down 16 boards against Rend Lake College ... Collected All-Conference and All-Region honors.
Personal: Born May 23, 1990 ... Son of Yvonne Anderson and Troy Carter ... Major is undecided ... Will have two years of eligibility at UIC ... Was also recruited by the likes of Eastern Illinois, Tennessee Tech, Evansville and Detroit.