|Previous College:||USC Salkahatchie|
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played for two seasons at USC Salkahatchie ... Teammate of Richard Wilson at USC Salkahatchie ... Averaged 12.2 points and 9.2 rebounds per game as a sophomore ... Averaged 11.0 points and 6.7 rebounds as a freshman ... First-team All-Region X honoree as a sophomore.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for Kestrel Heights in Raleigh, N.C.
PERSONAL: Born Montel Baines on September 21, 1991, in Raleigh, N.C., his hometown ... Son of Annie Goncalves and Reginald Baines ... Majoring in criminal justice ... Enjoys playing video games, watching movies and reading ... Lists LeBron James, Tim Dunvan and Carlos Boozer as favorite sports personalities.