A walk-on forward who was a late addition to the team... Expected to provide quality depth at the small forward slot.
Junior College: Lettered two seasons at Cloud County CC... Was a starter and earned academic All-America honors as a sophomore, averaging six points and five rebounds... Coached by Kevin Muff.
High School: Prepped at Osborne HS in Osborne, Kan... Was a two time All-Mid Continent League selection... Also earned 2A All-State second team honors... Was MVP of the Heart of America All-Star Game... Averaged 21.3 points and 10.1 rebounds as a senior... Shot 61 percent from the floor, including 41 percent from 3-point distance.. Coached by Mark McNemee.
Personal: Joshua James Eilert was born Dec. 2, 1980, in Beloit, Kan... Son of Jim Eilert and Debra Boller... Has two brothers, Jason (26) and Judd (23)... Enjoys hunting and fishing... A marketing major.