Makhel Mitchell - Men's Basketball - Arkansas Razorbacks

#22 Makhel Mitchell

F/C | Sr. (2) | 6-10 | 240 | Washington, D.C. | Woodrow Wilson HS / Rhode Island

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Makhel (Ma-Kale) Mitchell joined the Razorback squad with his twin Makhi for 2022-23 after playing two seasons at Rhode Island and one at Maryland … Has two seasons of eligibility remaining … Is the younger of the twins by two minutes.

2022-23 (Sr. at Arkansas):
• Playe din 30 games with nine starts.
• ON A PER 40 MINUTES BASIS, AVERAGED: 11.4 pts • 10.0 reb and 4.7 blocked shots
• 4th in the SEC (59th NCAA) in blocked shots (1.50)
• IN SEC GAMES ONLY, was 2nd in blocked shots (2.07)
• LOUISVILLE: Tied his brother with a game and season-high six rebounds … Also scored a season-high 12 points, making 4-of-5 FG -— all four on dunks -—and making 4-of-6 at the line.
• SAN DIEGO STATE: Was 3-of-3 from the field (with two dunks) and led the team with two blocked shots.
• UNCA: Was solid in his eight minutes with six points, three rebounds, three blocked shots and a steal.
• ALABAMA: Got his first start of the season … Had five points and four rebounds … Made both of his FG attempts (both dunks) and made his only FT attempt … Rejected two shots and added a steal
• OLE MISS: After not playing at Mizzou the previous game, was having one of his most impactful games of the season … Only played 21:08 before leaving the game with a foot injury .. Scored four points with five rebounds (SEC high and 2nd-best total of the season), two steals (tying as season high), two blocked shots and an assist.
• @ BAYLOR: After missing a game with a foot injury, provided a big spark off the bench … Was 1 of 2 players in the positive in +/- at +3 … Had season highs in minutes (23:05), rebounds (7) and blocked shots (3).
• TEXAS A&M: On his birthday, blocked seven shots (one shy of his career high) with a career-high 13 rebounds … Added nine points and played a season-high 32:16.
• @ KENTUCKY: Scored a season-high 15 points (7-9 FG) and blocked five shots.
• MISS STATE: Tied for the team lead with six rebounds, was 3-of-3 from the field and blocked three shots.
• @ ALABAMA: Led the team with eight rebounds and was +3 in his 17:56 played.

2021-22 (Jr. at Rhode Island)

  • Led the team in scoring (10.7) and blocked shots (74) while ranking second in rebounding (5.6)
  • Led the Atlantic 10 – and ranked 25th in the NCAA – in blocked shots (2.39)
  • Recorded his fourth career double-double with 12 points, 10 rebounds and two blocks at VCU (2/8)
  • Had a season-high 20 points along with six boards and three blocked shots against Tulsa (12/20)
  • Matched his season high with 20 points to go with five rebounds and four blocked shots at Massachusetts (1/15)
  • Set a career high with eight blocked shots, with eight points and seven rebounds, against Boston College (11/17)
  • Had 13 points, nine rebounds, four blocks and three steals at Fordham (2/2)
  • Had 10 points, seven rebounds and four blocked shots against Richmond (1/25)
  • Scored 11 points, grabbed seven rebounds, blocked six shots and had two assists against George Washington (1/22)
  • Scored 19 points, grabbed five rebounds and had two assists with two blocked shots at Davidson (1/8)
  • Scored 17 points, grabbed seven rebounds and blocked five shots against Bryant (11/12)

2020-21 (So. at Rhode Island)

  • Started 23 of the 25 games he played
  • Averaged 9.6 points and 5.6 rebounds per game
  • Led team with 42 blocked shots, ranking fourth in the A-10 and 51st in the NCAA with his average of 1.68
  • Had three double-doubles including 16 points and a career-high 12 rebounds against Dayton (2/18); 16 points and a then career-high 11 rebounds at Duquesne (1/20); 14 points and 10 rebounds against George Mason (1/16) .,. His first and second career double-doubles came in back-to-back games
  • Scored a career-high 23 points and had six rebounds at Massachusetts (1/13)
  • Scored 14 points, grabbed eight rebounds and blocked two shots at George Washington (2/21)
  • Scored 10 points and grabbed eight rebounds at Saint Louis (2/10)
  • Had 13 points and a season-high five blocked shots against Massachusetts (2/6)
  • Scored 10 points, grabbed seven rebounds, dished out three assists and blocked three shots against VCU (2/3)
  • Had 12 points, six rebounds and one block at Dayton (1/30)
  • Scored 11 points, had four rebounds and blocked two shots at La Salle (1/27)
  • Scored 15 points with eight rebounds against Saint Joseph’s (1/3)
  • Scored 12 points, grabbed six rebounds, blocked two shots and had two steals against Davidson (12/18)
  • Made his first career start and had 11 points and four blocks against South Florida (11/28)

2019-20 (Fr. at Maryland)

  • Appeared in 10 games as a reserve
  • Averaged 1.0 points and 1.3 rebounds in 6.8 minutes per game
  • Blocked three shots against Seton Hall (12/19)
  • Made his collegiate debut against Holy Cross, scoring two points and grabbing two rebounds (11/5)

High School

  • Rated a 4-star recruit via Rivals and 3-star recruit via ESPN and 247
  • Ranked the No. 18 center in the 2019 recruiting class via Rivals
  • Ranked the No. 107 player nationally via Rivals
  • Ranked the No. 3 player in Washington, D.C. via 247
  • Played a national schedule with Montverde Academy (Fla.) in 2017-18
  • Played for DC Premier on the AAU circuit
  • Won the International Youth Basketball Spectacular with Montverde Academy
  • Coached at Woodrow Wilson by Angelo Hernandez
  • Played AAU for DC Premier coach John Perry