With Wahoo fans expecting to win every game this year by 40 points, we better get to know the walk-ons that will be starring during all that garbage time!
Maleek Frazier earned a spot on the squad after spending two years as a team manager. Frazier when to high school at the nearby Covenant School in Charlottesville, where he played point guard and was also on the baseball team. He decided to stay close to home at Virginia, earned a spot as manager, and, two years later, has worked for a spot on the roster
He is one of four walk-ons for this season's Cavalier team, not including Thomas Rogers, who has now earned a scholarship. (The others are Caid Kirven, Rob Vozenilek, and Jeff Jones Jr.)
Nickname: Leek (formerly Bubba)
Get to know Maleek:
Well, we think that he is quite the reality television connoisseur!
Please pick Juan Pablo to be the next Bachelor, I would die #thebachelorette #mta #dreamy— Maleek Frazier (@leekers10) July 23, 2013
Also, per his VirginiaSports.com profile, he "enjoys sports, traveling, coaching kids and solving Rubik's cubes."