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  Daniel Deane
Daniel Deane

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Park City, Utah

High School:
Judge Memorial

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 245

Position:
Forward

Experience:
HS

Fast Facts
Deane is a tough, hard-nosed player ... strong body and very skilled for his size ... chose Utah over Stanford, Gonzaga and Kansas.

High School
Gatorade Utah Player of the Year in 2005-06 ... named Utah's Mr. Basketball by the Deseret Morning News in 2005-06 ... Listed 56th in USA Today's rankings of the Top 100 in the 2006 recruiting class ... first team "2005-06 Best in the West" by the Long Beach Press Telegram ... voted the "Best Defensive Player" at the NBA Top 100 camp in the summer of 2005 ... invited to the Adidas All-American camp in 2004 and `05 ... led Judge Memorial High School to the 3A state title, earning tournament MVP honors, and the region title with a 24-1 record as a senior ... also led Judge to a state runner-up finish in 2003, sixth place in `04 and fifth place in `05 ... averaged 16.5 points, 14 rebounds and three blocked shots per game as a senior ... 18.5 points, 13 rebounds and three blocked shots per game as a junior ... named first team all-state by the Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret Morning News his last three years ... coached by Jim Yerkovich ... also lettered in track & field ... graduated with honors and a 3.75 GPA

Personal
Daniel Gary Deane is the son of Greg and Patrice Deane ... born Oct. 5, 1987 ... father played at Utah from 1975-79, and played three years with the NBA's Utah Jazz after being drafted in the fourth round in 1979 ... named after his grandfather ... is into fish breeding ... pre-engineering major and is in the Honors Program at the University of Utah.

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