Aubrey Dawkins Biography
Aubrey Dawkins is an American college basketball player. He is currently playing for the UCF Knights. He transferred to UCF after he completed his sophomore season for the 2015–16 Michigan Wolverines.
Aubrey Dawkins Age
He was born Aubrey Lafell Dawkins on May 8, 1995, in Durham, North Carolina. He is 28 years old as of 2023.
Aubrey Dawkins Girlfriend
He has no known relationship and seems to focus more on his studies and basketball career. He is single.
Aubrey Dawkins Height | Weight
He stands at a height of 6 ft 6 in and weighs 205 lb.
He was born to Tracy and Johnny Dawkins in Durham, North Carolina. In 2008 together with his entire family, they moved to California when his father became the Stanford Cardinal men’s basketball head coach.
He attended Palo Alto High School in Palo Alto, California. He earned 2012 All-San Jose Mercury News boys basketball third team recognition. When he was a senior he stood at a height of 6 feet 5 inches.
He did a post-graduate year at the New Hampton School in New Hampton, New Hampshire where he averaged 12.3 points and 3.6 rebounds before receiving a late scholarship offer from Michigan.
His grades were insufficient to pursue a scholarship at Stanford. He was later being recruited by Steve Donahue of Boston College while he still attended New Hampton.
On March he attended the Sweet 16 round to watch his father’s Stanford Cardinal play Dayton in the South Regional. In early April 2014, he accepted a recruiting visit to Michigan. On May 9 he signed his National Letter of Intent.
His College Game
In the 2013-2014 season, the Michigan Wolverines men’s basketball team had been outright champions of 2013–14 Big Ten Conference and reached the Elite Eight round of the 2014 NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament. But they later lost three players to 2014 NBA draft.
On June 20, 2014, he enrolled at the University of Michigan. On November 15 he made his collegiate debut for Michigan against Hillsdale along with six other true freshmen and a redshirt freshman. He got 3 points and 3 rebounds in 6 minutes of playing time.
On December 30, 2014, the 2014-2015 team won its Big Ten Conference home opener against Illinois in overtime. Michigan defeated Northwestern on January 17 but lost leading scorer Caris LeVert for the season. On January 20 Michigan defeated Rutgers and he was in the starting lineup for the first time in LeVerts’s place.
He posted a career-high 21 points in a 49-minute double overtime appearance on March 3. Michigan won its Big Ten Conference finale against Rutgers on March 7 and he scored a career-high score of 31 points.
He began his season with 15 points on 6-of-7 shooting. He posted a career-high of 6 rebounds on November 20 against Xavier. In the 2015-2016 Big Ten Conference three shooting percentage, he finished the season 5th.
He transferred to play for the UCF Knights on April 6, 2016. He left Michigan with a 43.9% three-point shooting percentage.
Aubrey Dawkins UCF
Before the 2017–18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season he suffered a season-ending injury before. On November 6, 2018, he debuted for the 2018-2019 Knights with 16 points, 10 rebound double-double against Rider.
On November 18, he posted his first 20-point performance for UCF when he posted 21 points, including five three-point shots, in a win over Western Kentucky.
He posted his second double-double on December 16 against Stetson. He later contributed 11 points as UCF defeated Houston at Fertita Center stopping the nation’s longest home winning streak at 33 on March 2.
The win enabled the UCF to enter the AP Poll for the first time since the 2010-11 UCF Knights. He posted a game-high 32 points and led the No. 9 seed UCF Knights in nearly upsetting the No. 1 seed Duke Blue Devils.