0 Chad Lang
0 Chad Lang
Height: 6-11
Weight: 275
Year: RS Freshman
Hometown: Marietta, Ga.
Position: C
Last School: Marietta HS

2010-11: Academic All-Conference ... Redshirt

Prior to Belmont: Imposing big man with strong basketball bloodlines ... Letterwinner at Marietta High School under head coach Charlie Hood ... Second Team All-Region and Team Captain for MHS ... Helped Blue Devils to State Tournament Sweet 16 appearance ... Averaged nearly a double-double and five blocked shots per game as a senior ... Five double-doubles and triple-double of 14 points, 12 rebounds and 10 blocks against Shiloh in Georgia 5A State Tournament ... 10 blocks against South Cobb ... Led MHS in rebounds and blocks as junior and senior ... Among area leaders, averaging 13 rebounds per game as junior ... Standout performance at 2009 Future 150 Camp in Lithonia, Ga. ... Played AAU Basketball for Marietta Heat.

Personal: Plans to major in Business Administration ... Son of Andrew and Bronwyn Lang ... Born Alexander Chad Lang on March 18, 1992 in Phoenix, Ari. ... Father, Andrew, enjoyed a 12-year NBA career, playing with the Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls and New York Knicks ... Lang was the 28th overall selection in the 1988 NBA Draft following a stellar four-year career at the University of Arkansas ... He earned All-Southwest Conference honors and left as the all-time leader in blocked shots in Razorback history ... Mother, Bronwyn, was also a standout basketball player at the University of Arkansas; a team captain and an All-SWC Tournament Team performer in 1987 ... Brother, Trey, is a member of the University of Massachusetts men's basketball team ... Four previous teammates now playing collegiately, including Bruin teammate J.J. Mann ... Lists Hakeem Olajuwon, Tiger Woods and LeBron James as favorite athletes.