2006-07 Season Notes: Hit 4-of-7 shots and grabbed seven rebounds in win over Hillsdale Coll. (Nov. 10) ... played 31 minutes against Idaho State (Nov. 13), grabbing 10 rebounds ... scored eight points against Detroit (Nov. 14) ... scored eight against Duke (Nov. 21) in CBE Classic final ... registered first double-double of career, scoring a season high 10 points while grabbing a career best 13 rebounds against Valparaiso (Nov. 27) ... recorded career highs with 34 minutes and 21 points, going 10-for-13 from the field, and matched career highs of 13 rebounds and three blocks against Northwestern State (Dec. 1) for second-straight and second career double-double ... went 5-for-7 from the field, scoring 11 points and grabbing seven rebounds against Oakland (Dec. 19) ... tied a career high with three blocks and scored eight points against Morgan State (Dec. 22) ... made three blocks for second-straight game vs. Savannah State (Dec. 30) ... scored seven points and led the team with nine rebounds vs. Syracuse (Jan. 7) ... matched a career-high with 13 rebounds and scored 17 points, recording the third double-double of his career against Connecticut (Jan. 10) ... recorded double-double, scoring 14 points while grabbing 11 rebounds against Louisville (Jan. 15) ... in a career-high 39 minutes, scored 12 points, grabbed seven rebounds and had three blocks in win at Pittsburgh (Jan. 21) ... was 6-for-7 from the field, scoring all 13 of his points in the second half, and grabbed six rebounds against Seton Hall (Jan. 24) ... scored 11 points and had five rebounds against USF (Jan. 28) ... recorded the fifth double-double of his career, tallying 11 points and 11 rebounds vs. Rutgers (Feb. 7) ... tallied sixth double-double of the season, scoring 14 points while grabbing 12 rebounds against Georgetown (Feb. 10) ... grabbed nine rebounds against DePaul (Feb. 14) ... registered nine rebounds against Notre Dame (Feb. 24) ... tallied 10 points and eight rebounds against Pittsburgh (Mar. 3) ... grabbed 10 rebounds against Pittsburgh (Mar. 7).
2005-06 Notes:Played in all 31 games, starting in 14 games ... Came off the bench for 21 minutes against Winthrop (Nov. 19) ... Hit five free throws in six attempts (both career highs) for seven points ... Made his way into the starting lineup during the Great Alaska Shootout ... Recorded a career high 12 points and grabbed five rebounds against Oral Roberts (Nov. 25) ... tallied a career high two steals at Nebraska (Nov. 30) ... was perfect from the field making all five of his field goal attempts against South Dakota State (Dec. 3) ... dished a career high two assists against South Dakota State ... has been held scoreless the last four of five games ... Tallied seven points, against Connecticut his most since South Dakota State ... Registered his fourth block this season on a Rudy Gay shot against no. 2 Connecticut (Jan. 3) ... Matched his season high number of offensive rebounds with three against Connecticut ... Played 15 minutes for the second consecutive game against Cincinnati (Jan. 7) ... came off the bench to score six points on 3-of-six shooting and grabbed two offensive rebounds ... Tallied five points and four boards in nine minutes of action against Seton Hall (Jan. 11) ... Provided a defensive spark of the bench against Notre Dame (Jan. 25) with four rebounds, a block and a lay-up in 6:50 of action ... Matched a season high five rebounds against Notre Dame ... Recorded a season high seven attempts from the floor against DePaul (Jan. 25) and matched his career high in that same category ... Made his first start in 11 games at Pittsburgh (Jan. 28) ... Led all bench players with 10 points, six in the second half, and five rebounds against St. John's (Feb. 1) ... missed just one attempt from the floor shooting 4-of-5 from the floor ... his 10 points mark the third time of the season and of his career he has scored 10 or more points ... matched his career high two assists against St. John's ... Played a season high 23 minutes against Georgetown (Feb. 16) ... scored his four points in the second half ... has played stellar defense for the Golden Eagles down the stretch against Pittsburgh (Feb. 18), blocking a Pitt layup and grabbing a key offensive board with less than 2:30 left, helping Marquette to clinch the win ... had another solid performance at Notre Dame (Feb. 25) scoring seven points and grabbing a season high six rebounds in 15 minutes of play ... Had his highest point output of his career (13) off the bench against Providence (March 4) and his season high five field goals ... led the team in offensive boards with four.
2004-05 Notes: Played in 27 games, making four starts... Had 10 rebounds in his last 31 minutes of play... Earned his first start against Charlotte and scored a career high nine points on 4-of-7 shooting (Jan. 22)... 24 of his 61 rebounds were offensive (39.3-percent)... Grabbed a career-high six rebounds against Nebraska (Dec. 21)... Played ten minutes in his first collegiate game, scoring four points and grabbing four rebounds against Western Carolina (Nov. 13)... Recipient of MU's Olouma Nnamaka Consistency Award.
High School: Unable to participate in games for Chicago Julian High School as a result of rules relating to foreign-exchange students ... Was able to practice daily under the guidance of Chicago Julian head coach Loren Jackson.
Personal: Born December 7, 1984... Son of Moussa Barro and Awa Gueye...major is social welfare and justice.