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They've heard of C.J. McCollum now

Lehigh's junior guard scores 30 in an epic upset over second-seeded Duke

Originally Published: March 16, 2012
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- When Lehigh guard C.J. McCollum was a freshman at GlenOak High School in Canton, Ohio, he was only 5 feet, 2 inches.

He grew 5 inches as a sophomore, 4 inches as a junior and 3 inches as a senior.

"I knew the growth spurt was coming," McCollum said. "I just prayed it came before graduation."

McCollum's growth spurt came before he left high school, but his lack of height caused him to get overlooked by most major college basketball programs.

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