Big start for Big O! How West Virginia’s Tshiebwe fared as a freshman

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In just 31 games, the Kennedy Catholic grad has already left a dent in the Mountaineers' record book

HERMITAGE, Pa. (WKBN) – Although abbreviated, it was still a breakout year for West Virginia freshman Oscar Tshiebwe. In just 31 games, the Kennedy Catholic grad has already left a dent in the Mountaineers’ record book.

Watch the video above to see how his freshman season ranked at West Virginia and across the country.

You can also see Tshiebwe’s high school highlight reel here.

Tshiebwe averaged over 23 points, 19 rebounds, 5 steals and 3 blocks per game his senior season at Kennedy Catholic.

He was also named a McDonald’s All-American and Gatorade’s Pennsylvania Player of the Year, as well as being a member of WKBN’s Starting 5 and finishing his high school career as a two-time state champion.

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