NASHVILLE, Tenn.-The last regular season game has never been good to Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings, and it wasn't again on Saturday. With the chance to get a bye in the Southeastern Conference Tournament with a win, the Commodores instead watched Florida celebrate an 86-76 win that clinched the...[details]
2008 (Junior): Nashville native who made the team as a walk on during tryouts in October 2008...Saw action in five games...Scored the first two points of his college career at UMass (1/3) in three minutes of action.
Personal: Christopher Julius Meriwether... Born Aug. 2, 1988... Son of Chuck and Curline Meriwether... Father is a MLB Umpire..Majoring in political science... Nickname Bullet or Flash...Won the Leo Long Award for academic excellence and sportsmanship at Father Ryan, and was voted the team captain and team MVP in his senior season... Voted the team's most improved player in his junior year by his teammates... Averaged 10.0 points, 4.5 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 2.5 steals as a senior... Was a member of the National Honor Society, the National Society of High School Scholars and the Spanish Honor Society... Listed as a Wendy's High School Heisman nominee in his senior year.