5  Nick King
Nick King


Memphis, Tenn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 220





Memphis Postgame Quotes vs Virginia


Memphis Ends Season With Loss to No. 1 Seed Virginia

Tigers fall to Cavaliers 78-60 in NCAA Third Round


No. 19 Memphis Falls to No. 21 UConn in American Quarterfinals

UConn defeats Memphis 72-53 Thursday night at FedExForum


Memphis vs. SMU Postgame Quotes (Mar. 8)


Strong Second Half Lifts No. 20 Memphis to 67-58 Win Over No. 18 SMU

Tigers use 20-5 run in second half to defeat Mustangs


Memphis Basketball: ESPN College Game Day Sights and Sounds

Check out some of the sights and sounds from the college game day experience where the tigers took on the gonzaga bulldogs


Memphis Basketball Puts on Dunk Show in 82-59 Win Over Houston

Watch the full highlights and recap of the Tigers' first AAC home win on Thursday night, cruising past the Houston Cougars 82-59.


Memphis Basketball Wins Third Straight, Downing USF 80-58

Highlights and recap of the Tigers' 80-58 win over the USF Bulls on Sunday afternoon in FedExForum.


Memphis Basketball: On the Road To Philadelphia

Take a behind the scenes look at the Memphis men's basketball trip to the City of Brotherly Love to take on American Athletic Conference foe Temple. Go Tigers!


Memphis Basketball Knocks Off No. 12 Louisville on the Road

Highlights and full recap of the Tigers upset win over the No. 12 and reigning national champion Louisville Cardinals on the road Thursday night.


Memphis vs Virginia - NCAA Third Round

Memphis vs Virginia in the NCAA Third Round in Raleigh, N.C. Photos by Tim Cowie


Memphis vs. Virginia (USATSI)

Memphis vs. Virginia photos by USA TODAY Sports


Memphis vs George Washington - NCAA Second Round

Memphis vs George Washington in the NCAA Second Round in Raleigh, N.C. on March 21, 2014. Photos by Tim Cowie


No. 19 Memphis vs No. 21 UConn - March 13, 2014

No. 19 Memphis vs No. 21 UConn in the American Athletic Conference Tournament on March 13, 2014 at FedExForum.


Memphis vs. SMU

Memphis men's basketball

High School
After the 2012-13 season, ranked among nation's elite players by Scout.com (No. 28), ESPN.com (No. 37) and Rivals.com (No. 46) ... Named Tennessee's Class AAA Mr. Basketball in 2012-13 ... Finished his East High School career with over 1,900 points and 1,000 rebounds ... As a senior, averaged 24.4 points, 15.7 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 2.3 blocks ... Also shot 62 percent from the field and 82 percent from the free throw line ... Had five 30-plus point performances in 2012-13 ... Selected to the prestigious Parade magazine 2013 high school All-America team ... Named Tennessee Sports Writers (TSWA) Class AAA All-State ... Earned All-District 16AAA honors ... Named to The Commercial Appeal's "Best of the Preps" All-Metro squad ... A Commercial Appeal "Best of the Preps" Player of the Year finalist ... A consensus top-50 recruit ... Rated nationally by Scout.com (No. 21), ESPN.com (No. 31), Rivals.com (No. 40) and MaxPreps.com (No. 47) ... A consensus top-10 small forward in the nation ... Ranked among the country's top small forwards by Scout.com (No. 7), ESPN.com (No. 8) and Rivals.com (No. 10) ... ESPN.com rated him the region's No. 8 recruit and the state of Tennessee's No. 2 player.

In 2011-12, averaged a double-double with 20.1 points and 10.2 rebounds ... Led District 16AAA in scoring ... Also averaged 1.8 blocked shots ... Pulled down 20 boards versus Bartlett High School in the Class AAA Sectional ... Helped lead East High School to a 23-9 overall record and the 2012 Tennessee Class AAA state championship ... The Mustangs were the Region 8AAA runner-up ...

Selected as MVP of the Tennessee Class AAA state tournament ... Named to the TSWA Class AAA All-State team ... Picked The Commercial Appeal's "Best of the Preps" Player of the Year ... Also named to the Appeal's "Best of the Preps" All-Metro squad ... Selected the District 16AAA Player of the Year and named to the All-District 16AAA team ...

As a sophomore in 2010-11, named to The Commercial Appeal's "Best of the Preps" All-Metro team ... Averaged 19.2 points.

Major is undeclared ... Birthday is August 5 ... Born in Memphis ... Son of Greg and Lolita King.

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