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24 Marco Anthony
Marco  Anthony

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
San Antonio, Texas

High School:
Holmes

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 228

Position:
G


02/24/2018

Virginia vs. Pittsburgh (USATSI)

Virginia vs. Pittsburgh (USATSI) Men's Basketball

02/07/2018

Virginia vs. Florida State (USATSI)

Virginia vs. Florida State (USATSI)

01/31/2018

Virginia vs. Louisville (USATSI)

Photos from Virginia men's basketball vs. Louisville - Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018

12/19/2017

Virginia vs. Savannah State (USATSI)

Photos from Virginia men's basketball vs. Savannah State - Tues. Dec. 19, 2017

11/13/2017

UVA Men's Basketball vs. Austin Peay (USATSI)

Images of the Cavaliers playing host to the Governors in non-conference action

2017-18 SEASON
• Played 13 games
• Shot 35.7 percent from the floor, 38.5 percent from 3-point range, 33.3 percent free throws
• Made collegiate debut and recorded his first career points against Austin Peay (11/13/17)
• Scored three points against Monmouth (11/19/17)
• Registered five points, three rebounds and two steals vs. Savannah State (12/19/17)
• Tallied his first career blocked shot vs. Hampton (12/22/17)
• Finished with a career-high 10 points on 4-6 shooting vs. Louisville (1/31/18)

HIGH SCHOOL

• Four-year letterwinner from 2014-17 for head coach Jarvin Hall at Holmes High School
• Earned unanimous All-Conference first-team honors after averaging 25.5 points, 10.2 rebounds, and 3.7 assists as a senior in 2016-17
• Garnered unanimous All-Conference first-team honors after averaging 20.0 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 2.9 assists as a junior in 2015-16
• Netted unanimous All-Conference first-team honors after averaging 19.3 points, 7.2 rebounds, and 2.4 assists as a sophomore in 2014-15
• Tallied 10.2 points per game as a freshman in 2013-14
• Earned a pair of All-Academic second-team honors

PERSONAL
• Marco Ja'Von Anthony
• Born in Dallas, Texas
• Son of Charles Jr. and Monica Gantt
• Has one brother, Charles Gantt III, and one sister, India Gantt
• Enjoys listening to music, spending time with family and friends, and playing video games
• Selected Virginia because of its academics, trust in the coaching staff and personal fit
• Volunteers with Husky Summer Basketball and Food Bank of San Antonio
• Chose Virginia over Boise State, Buffalo, Iowa State, Mercer, UTA, UTEP and UTSA
• Undeclared major

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