3 Michael Ford
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At UWG: Strong Division I point guard joining the Braves for his final collegiate season . . . has the ability to score or dish out assists . . . will be counted on heavily in the 2005-06 backcourt.
Southern Mississippi: Started 17 games for the Golden Eagles last season, averaging 10.7 points and three assists per game . . . Had a 22-point, 7-assist night against Tulane in the 2004-05 campaign . . . second on the team in steals with 33.
High School: Played at Northeast HS for Coach Walter Johnson … Rated No. 25 in the nation among seniors by CNNSI.com …
Personal: Born November 3, 1981 . . . son of Juanita Ford . . . enjoys playing Playstation 2 in his free time . . . favorite food is fried chicken . . . when not playing basketball, Michael likes to watch and play football . . . favorite sports hero is Michael Jordan . . . doesn’t prefer horse or one-on-one, likes to play both.