Evanovich played on one of the
best prep school teams in the nation at
"It was a good year," Evanovich said. "I got to get older and stronger. Everything about my game got better, so it got me more ready to play at a higher level."
"It helpd that I got to play against him every day," Evanovich said. "So it definitely made me a better player, but it hurt because I was behind him and he was scoring 30 points a game. My playing time and my numbers were down, but it didn't bother me any."
Evanovich still managed to average 9.8 points and 3.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game. He said shooting is his forte.
"I think that's what got me the most looks from my prep school, along with my size," he said.
At 6-foot-8, 230 pounds, Evanovich said he's trying to get a little stronger to prepare for the rigors of the Big 12.
"Whatever Coach wants me to do I'll do," Evanovich said. "He wants me to get stronger, so I'm in the weight room and I'm doing that. If the shot is there they definitely want me to take it."