El Camino College Compton Center basketball star forward DaJion Henderson signs with Tennessee State University
COMPTON — El Camino College Compton Center Men’s Basketball player DaJion Henderson has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for Tennessee State University beginning in the 2017-18 season. Henderson is a graduate of Crenshaw High School.
Henderson, a sophomore forward, is currently averaging 7.3 points per game on 52.2 percent shooting from the field, adding 5.5 rebounds per game.
Tennessee State University, from the NCAA Division I Ohio Valley Conference, finished the 2015-16 season with a 20-11 overall record and earned a trip to the CollegeInsider.com Post-Season Tournament. The Tennessee Tigers are led by third-year head coach Dana Ford.
After an extended break and a home court tournament on Dec. 17-19, Henderson and the rest of the Tartars (9-3) play the next season home game versus Oxnard College on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 at 7 p.m. in the Tartar Gymnasium, located at 1111 E. Artesia Blvd., Compton.
Basketball home game admission prices are $5 general admission; $3 senior citizens; and free for students/faculty with ECC Compton Center Fall 2016 ASB sticker and youth children under 12 years of age.
For more information on the Tartar Athletic program and the men’s and women’s sports offered at ECC Compton Center, visit the website at http://www.compton.edu/athletics/
About El Camino College Compton Center
El Camino College Compton Center is the community’s education solution offering a full complement of transfer and degree courses, as well as career and technical education. Students may earn an associate degree or certificate, transfer to a four-year university or train for a career. El Camino College Compton Center is located at 1111 E. Artesia Boulevard, Compton, Calif. 90221.