GABE McNEAL -- Men's Basketball, Jr., G, Richmond, Va.
Featured Student-Athlete -- Feb. 18, 2013
Gabe McNeal, a junior guard from Richmond, Va., is the Point Park University Featured Athlete for Feb. 18, 2013. McNeal is in his first season at Point Park since transferring from NCAA Division II Shaw (N.C.) University.
McNeal has played in all 24 games and has started 17 games, including the last 12 in a row. During that time, the Pioneers (14-10, 8-7 KIAC) are 8-4 and McNeal is averaging 22.4 ppg in that stretch.
For the year, the 6-1 McNeal is second on the team with 17.1 ppg, and he has a team-high 55 made 3-pointers. An excellent shooter, McNeal is shooting 48 percent from the field and 38 percent from 3-point range.
McNeal's previous college career included last year at Shaw (N.C.) and the year before a Cecil (Md.) CC.