2017-18 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Played in six games... Averaged 1.5 points and 1.0 rebounds... Scored a season-high six points in 14 minutes of action against Omaha (11/20/17).
PREP CAREER Consensus four-star recruit... Rated the No. 11 recruit in the state and No. 133 in the country by 247Sports.com... Rated No. 91 in the country by Rivals.com... Averaged 26.4 points, 6.5 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 2.0 steals per game as a senior at Keller High School, located 24 miles northeast of TCU... Led Keller to a 32-3 record, including 11-1 in district play, and its first state tournament appearance ever... Averaged 31 points in the three playoff games to advance to state... Scored 29 points against Allen in the regional semifinal and 37 points in the Region I final against Arlington Bowie... Voted District 3-6A MVP and the 2017 Star-Telegram Super Team Player of the Year... Keller ranked as high as 11th in the state... Was ranked No. 15 in the class of 2017 top 100 players in the state of Texas according to TexasTop100.com... Member of All-Hoop DFW First Team... Averaged 21 points per game as a junior... Was the 5-6A MVP and earned a spot on the first team of the 2016 Star-Telegram Super Team... Received offers from Big 12 schools Baylor, Kansas State, Oklahoma and Texas.
PERSONAL Born March 22, 1999... Son of Ruben Nembhard (father) and Terri Nembhard (mother)... Ruben played two years at Weber State and averaged 16.7 points, 4.9 rebounds and 4.0 assists... Ruben played one season in the NBA, seeing action with Utah and Portland during the 1996-97 season... Sister, Jayden Nembhard, is a standout volleyball player at Keller High School... Majoring in business.