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Charlie Bell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Washington, D.C.

High School:
National Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 205

Position:
Guard


2004-05 Saw action in all 28 games ... was team's leading scorer with 10.3 point-per-game average ... scored a season-high 26 points against Navy on Nov. 21 ... had 12 double-digit scoring nights ... matched a career-high with nine rebound versus Delaware on Nov. 29 ... finished season with 40 assists and 21 steals

2003-04 Led the team in scoring, steals and three-point field goals ... finished season with 15.3 point-per-game average ... had 35 steals and 61 three-pointers ... was second on the team in rebounding (5.3 rpg) ... was also second on the team with 45 assists ... scored a career-high 26 points in MAAC Tournament game versus Rider ... posted 25 points in win over Marist on Jan. 29 and in games at Fairfield (Jan. 25) and Siena (Feb. 12) ... had a career-high nine rebounds at Rider on Feb. 8 and matched that with nine rebounds at Niagara on Feb. 19 ... finished year with .753 free throw percentage and .356 field goal percentage ... led the team in minutes played (33 mpg) ... also led the team with 128 defensive rebounds

2002-03 Played in 25 games, starting 12 as a freshman ... averaged 5.6 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game ... started college career with 12 points and eight rebounds versus Morgan State on Nov. 23 ... went 3-for-4 from three-point range and scored 14 points in home opener versus Fairleigh Dickinson ... had three straight double figure games versus Rider, Siena and Canisius in late January ... was second on the team with 48 assists ... had five assists at Siena while playing a season-high 32 minutes ... had a career-high 15 points that game

Before Loyola Attended two schools with strong championship basketball traditions--Newport Prep from 1997-1999 and National Christian Academy from 2000-2002 ... a four-year basketball letterwinner and team captain ... played both the point guard and shooting guard positions ... averaged 20 points, nine rebounds, six assists and two steals throughout high school career ... a four-time first-team All-State performer ... honored with all-state and all-metro accolades by The Washington Post and The Washington Times ... also earned honor roll accolades all four years of high school

Personal The son of Shirley McCray and Dwight Bell, Sr., Charlie Everette Bell was born June 16, 1983 in Washington, D.C. ... uncle is Melvin McCray ... has older brother Dwayne (26), who attended Howard and later played basketball at Pfeiffer, and younger brother Dwight Jr. (16) ... cousin Chris McCray is a senior basketball player at the University of Maryland ... is majoring in communications at Loyola