WEIGHT: 240 pounds
POSITION: Power Forward/Center
HIGH SCHOOL: Albany Academy in Albany, New York
HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Brian Fruscia
CLASS: 2009, A Current Junior
AAU PROGRAM: Albany City Rocks in Albany, New York
AAU PROGRAM DIRECTOR: Jim Hart
TURNING POINT OR PELCHER'S INDIVIDUAL GAME: Chris grew four inches and added 20 pounds to his frame over the past year, increasing his effectiveness around the rim tenfold.
WHAT AAU PROGRAM DIRECTOR JIM HART THINKS OF CHRIS PELCHER: "Mike, he loves the game of basketball," Hart said in a telephone interview. "He loves to rumble around the basket, be physical. He tries to dunk everything and loves to challenge the big bodies around the basket."