5 - Elijah Brown
Elijah Brown
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Mater Dei
Position: G

2013-14 Highlights:
Played in 30 Butler games, including one as a starter...finished fourth on the team in scoring...scored five points in his Butler debut against Lamar...posted 13 points in 25 minutes against Princeton...had 13 points off the bench at Ball State...scored 15 points against Oklahoma State...had nine points, four rebounds and a career-high four assists against Manchester...had all nine of Butler’s bench points against Purdue...came off the bench with a career-high 19 points and a career-best five rebounds against Villanova...had 10 points in a reserve role at Xavier...came off the bench to spark the Bulldogs at Seton Hall with 12 points...had 11 points in a reserve stint at Marquette...came off the bench with a team-high 14 points against Xavier...made first collegiate start and played a career-high 28 minutes at St. John’s...matched his career-high with five rebounds at DePaul...had 10 points off the bench against Seton Hall at home.

Background:  
Four-year varsity team member at two different schools during his high school career...played his final two seasons at Mater Dei High School in Los Angeles, California...began his high school career at St. Edward High School in Cleveland, Ohio...helped Mater Dei to a two-year 68-4 record and back-to-back state championships in 2011-12 and 2012-13...played on two conference championship squads and one California Interscholastic Federation title team at Mater Dei...earned second team All-State recognition as a senior...one of ten players named to the Los Angeles Times All-Area Team in 2012-13...served as a team captain in senior season...averaged 17.3 points and 5.1 rebounds in final prep season...posted a career-high 33 points in victories over JSerra Catholic and Long Beach Poly...scored in double-figures in 28 of 34 games in final prep season...tallied at least 20 points in 12 of his final 34 contests...had 25 points and 11 rebounds against both Warren and Tustin as a senior...matched his career-high with 11 rebounds against Long Beach Poly...averaged 2.3 assists and 1.4 steals as a senior...scored over 900 points in two seasons at Mater Dei...earned a varsity spot at St. Edward, one of the highest-profile teams in Cleveland, as a freshman...helped St. Edward to an 18-6 record and a Division I regional appearance as a sophomore...son of Cleveland Cavaliers’ head coach Mike Brown...honor roll student…High School Coach: Eric Flannery/Gary McKnight.