Player Profile: #5 Humphrey

After transferring from Division I Valparaiso University last season, Vince Humphrey made an immediate impact on the Norse basketball team. Starting 24 games in his first season with the Norse, Humphrey averaged eight points a game and pulled down more than 95 boards, which was among the leaders for the team. His career with Northern Kentucky University started off with a bang as the team shocked the No. 4 team in the nation, University of Findlay, as Humphrey led with 22 points. This year Humphrey is averaging 5.3 points a game thus far, including five of nine shooting from beyond the arc.

Stats Height: 6-foot-5 Weight: 195 pounds Hometown: Plainfield, Ill. Class: junior Major: criminal justice

Favorites Music: Hip-Hop/Rap Artist: Jay-Z Sport (other than basketball): Football Food: grilled chicken Movie: Coach Carter Biggest achievement: “Just playing college basketball, because not many people get that chance.” Expectations for this season: “I expect us to go far and make it to the national tournament. That’s our goal.”