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Calvin Walls
4   Calvin Walls

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Minneapolis, Minn.

High School:
Patrick Henry HS

Last College:
Iowa Western CC

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 235

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L


CAREER AT TULSA - A returning letterwinner.

2006-07 - Played in all 31 games . . . started 13 games, including the first 10 games . . . averaged 5.9 points and 4.1 rebounds . . . had five double-figure scoring games . . . led Tulsa in rebounding in six games with seven at Rice, eight against Jackson State, at UTEP and vs. UCF (2-24-07), nine vs. Marshall and 10 vs. Lamar . . .also led Tulsa in blocks in six games and steals in four contests . . . had four games with two or more blocked shots . . . averaged 8.6 points and 4.8 rebounds in the final five games of the season . . . had a career-best 15 points vs. East Carolina in the C-USA Tournament first round . . . totaled six points and seven rebounds at Rice . . . had 10 points and eight rebounds vs. UCF (2-24-07), while scoring the game-winning basket on a tip-in vs. UCF at the 0:21 mark of overtime . . . tallied eight points, four rebounds and two assists in 19 minutes vs. UAB . . . had six points, eight rebounds and two steals at UTEP (2-17-07) . . . tallied eight points and three blocks in 18 minutes vs. UTEP . . . had 10 points, four rebounds and three assists vs. Prairie View A&M . . . had his first career double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds vs. Lamar . . . had 13 points, seven rebounds and two steals in the season opener . . . also had nine points in 17 minutes vs. UALR . . . also had nine points and added three rebounds and two blocks at North Texas.

JUNIOR COLLEGE - Played the 2005-06 season at Iowa Western Community College . . . averaged 15.3 points and 7.1 rebounds in his one season . . . helped lead his team to a 30-8 record, the Region XI Championship and a fourth-place finish at the NJCAA national tournament . . . earned first-team all-Region XI honors . . . connected on 51-percent of his field goals and averaged a team-leading 1.4 blocked shots and 1.8 assists . . . junior college coach was Jim Morris.

PREVIOUS COLLEGE - Originally signed with Wichita State out of high school and played in six games as a true freshman in the 2003-04 campaign . . . red-shirted during the 2004-05 season at WSU . . . played just 17 minutes and scored four points in six contests as a freshman.

HIGH SCHOOL - Was a two-year letterwinner at Patrick Henry High School, and before that lettered one season at Osseo High School . . . was a part of teams that posted a combined 88-9 record and won three state championships, capturing the Class 4A title as a sophomore and the Class 3A crown in his two seasons at Patrick Henry . . . averaged 12.5 points, 11.7 rebounds and 4.8 blocked shots as a senior . . . best individual performances as a prep athlete were 38 points, 19 rebounds, 15 blocks, seven assists and five steals . . . high school coach was Larry McKenzie.

PERSONAL - Favorite NBA team is the Minnesota Timberwolves . . . his favorite NBA player is Kevin Garnett . . . enjoys playing golf, bowling and drawing . . . favorite TV shows are "Family Guy" and "The Simpsons" . . . the best advice he has received is "nothing worth having comes easy" . . . his favorite athlete is professional golfer Tiger Woods . . . favorite musical group is Jay-Z . . . the best player he's played against is Lebron James . . . the most memorable place he has visited is the Virginia Islands . . . if he were forced to give up all but one of his possessions, he would keep his Bible . . . a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) . . . when I was a youngster playing basketball, I pretended to be Chris Webber . . . majoring in communication and marketing . . . parents are Craig Walls, Sr. and Angela Windhausser.