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At UWG: Strong outside/inside player returning for his senior campaign with the Braves . . . Averaged 18.8 minutes per game last season and was second on the team in rebounding with 6.6 boards per contest . . . Best night was at Lincoln Memorial when Burras had 21 points and nine rebounds . . . Had four double-doubles in 2004-05.
Illinois State: Played for two seasons under coach Tom Richardson . . .
High School: Played for coach Jerry Tokars at Leo High School in the Chicago, IL area . . . named All-State in his final two years . . . two-time Chicago All-Area team . . . also played tight end for the LHS football team.
Personal: Born February 9, 1984 . . . son of Mary and Phil Burras . . . majoring in Sport Management . . . favorite foods are his mom's greens and random junk food . . . favorite non-basketball sport is football . . . has a hidden talent for singing . . . favorite movie is Coming to America . . . Morris Chestnut would play Chris in a movie . . . would like to meet baseball star Alex Rodriguez.