|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Volunteer State|
About Hunter: An interior player with a great motor and energy … versatility is a strength, with the ability to defend, rebound, and score the basketball … described by the coaching staff as bouncy. 2012-13: Led the team with 5.4 rebounds a game last season and finished fourth on the team with 8.1 points a contest … enjoyed his second career 20-point game with a game-high 22 in the win over Jacksonville (2/23) ... in that game, he also grabbed six rebounds and had a game-saving block with 30 seconds left in the contest ... set a career high with nine made free throws and scored 11 points in the loss to Mercer (2/16) ... posted a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds in the win over Stetson (2/9) ... missed the Lipscomb (2/2) game while attending to a family illness ... posted his best offensive game as a Buccaneer, scoring a career high 25 points and grabbing eight rebounds in the win over North Florida (1/26) ... had a career night offensively against Stetson (1/10), posting a personal best for points (16) and field goals (8) ... played one of his best games so far at ETSU, scoring a game-high 12 points and grabbing five rebounds in the win over NKU (1/7) ... was a perfect 4-for-4 from the field in the win over the Norse ... Left the VCU (1/2) game with a knee injury, but is expected to play against Lipscomb (1/5) ... played a career high 40 minutes against San Francisco (12/25), and set another personal best with two blocks against Hawaii (12/23) during the Diamond Head Classic ... posted career bests for minutes (38) and rebounds (12), while scoring nine points in the loss to Ole Miss (12/14) ... played 28 minutes, scoring 11 points and grabbing eight rebounds in the loss to North Carolina (12/8) ... scored nine points and set career marks for rebounds (9), assists (4), steals (3) and minutes (32) in the win over Milligan (11/29) ... pitched in five points, four rebounds and two steals in the Georgia game (11/23) ... played a solid game against Charleston Southern (11/20), posting season highs for rebounds (7) and blocks (2), while scoring six points in 27 minutes of play ... posted season highs with 14 points and seven rebounds in 37 minutes of play against Tennessee Tech (11/17) ... played his first Division I game at Virginia Tech (11/10), scoring four points and grabbing six rebounds in 18 minutes of action. Prior to ETSU: Played junior college basketball at Volunteer State in Nashville, averaging 22 points and 13 rebounds a game on his way to being named second team NJCAA All-America. Personal: Major is physical education… son of Gleness Banks… born Sept. 8, 1984.