CHARLESTON, SC (KAIT) - Jonesboro High School basketball alum Marquise Pointer scored 9 points with 2 rebounds and an assist in College of Charleston's 67-61 loss to Coastal Carolina on Tuesday night.
Pointer graduated from JHS in May of 2015 and is in his first season with College of Charleston. He's had minutes in every game so far of his freshman season and has managed to score in each of those. Pointer averaged 16 points per game during his high school career and helped lead the Hurricane to a state championship in his senior season.
So far, Pointer's highest collegiate point total was an 11 point night as the Cougars topped Navy on the road on November 16. Pointer also added two rebounds and three assists.
College of Charleston is 2-2 on the season and next plays on Friday night against Western Carolina.
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