Men's Basketball Roster 2018-19 | Anthony Yarbrough

Anthony Yarbrough

6’4” Sophomore
Memphis, TN  
Harding Academy
Motlow State Community College

“Anthony is an incoming sophomore transfer who will give us valuable minutes at the forward position. He is a solid player who brings a lot of experience to our team after transferring from Motlow State. Anthony is able to play at the rim as well as outside, has good range on his jump shot, and can finish in the lane.”

2017-2018: Yarbrough played in 28 games as a freshman at Motlow State Community College, averaging 3.6 points and 2.9 rebounds and shooting 80 percent from the free throw line. He had high games of 11 points (vs. Nationwide Academy, Walters State and Columbia State) and 8 rebounds (vs. Dyersburg State).

High School
: Yarbrough played for Coach Kevin Starks at Harding Academy in Memphis, where he averaged 20.7 points per game as a senior and led the Lions to the TSSAA Division 2A state championship. His honors include two-time Tennessee Sports Writers Association All-State, two-time All-State Tournament, three-time Commercial Appeal Best of the Preps All-Metro, Commercial Appeal Player of the Year finalist, and two-time All-Region tournament.  

Personal: Born January 8, 2000, in Memphis, Tennessee, he is the son of Voncia and Anthony Yarbrough.