Cameron Forte
11 Cameron Forte
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tempe, Ariz.

High School:
McClintock

Last College:
Howard (Texas)

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 220

Position:
F

Experience:
Tr.

Career Stats and Game-by-Game Get Acrobat Reader

2013-14 Season

• Earned starting assignments in seven of 33 games.

• Georgia's scoring (14) and rebounding (8) leader in non-conference finale vs. Geo. Washington.

• The most productive of Georgia's reserves in season-opening win over Wofford. Contributed nine points and a pair of rebounds in 16 minutes.

• Had 10 points and seven boards in 18 minutes of exhibition win over UNC-Pembroke.

• Other double-figure scoring game was a 10-point night vs. Davidson.

Prep / Juco Highlights

• Will have three years' eligibility remaining at Georgia.

• Forte averaged a team-high 22.5 points in 2013 for Howard College, which went 30-7 and reached the quarterfinals of the NJCAA tournament in Hutchinson, Kan.

• That average ranked fourth nationally among all Division I junior college players.

• Also averaged 7.5 rebounds and shot 63 percent from the field during his only season with the Hawks.

• Before the season Forte was ranked as the No. 33 junior college prospect in the country, by Jucorecruiting.com.

• After the season he was named to the NJCAA All-Region V team.

• Graduated in 2012 from McClintock High School in Tempe, where he scored 36.2 points and pulled down 12.7 rebounds for a team that reached the Arizona Class 4A state championship game.

• Was twice been named to the All-Arizona team by the Arizona Republic newspaper, and as a junior he was named the area Player of the Year by the East Valley Tribune in Tempe.

Personal

• Full Name: Cameron Dakota Forte

• Birthdate/Birthplace: June 26, 1993 in Phoenix, Ariz.

• Nickname: Smoothiewhatup

• Academic Major:Sociology

• Favorite TV Show: Teen Wolf

• Websites I Have Bookmarked: ESPN, Twitter

• Favorite Video Games: NBA 2K

• Favorite Foods: Mexican

• Non-Basketball Interests: Music and Art

• Role Models: My dad

• Proudest Athletic Accomplishment: Winning state in high school, All-Arizona top 5 in state

• Favorite Academic Subject: English

• Most Challenging Subject: Math

• Pre-Game Rituals: Listening to music

• Post-Game Rituals: Praying

• Sport I'd Most Like to Try: Football

• Superstitions: I do the same thing every game; switch up if we lose.

• Teammate Who Makes Me Laugh Hardest: Kenny Gaines

• My Most Prized Possession: State championship ring

• When I was young and playing ball, I pretended I was: Allen Iverson

• Favorite NBA Team: New York Knicks

• Favorite NBA Player: Carmelo Anthony

• Favorite Non-Basketball Athlete: Peyton Manning

• I Chose My Jersey Number Because: There were no other good numbers available.

• I Chose to Attend UGA Because: It was a great opportunity to be surrounded with good people and great coaches that help to put players into the next level.

• What Drives Me to Excel in Basketball: Family, Goals, Future

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