Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2012: Reserve center ... could push seniors Conor Irwin and Brian Moore for playing time ... has made good improvement since arrival at Duke ... coaches are excited about his potential.
2011: Did not see game action.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterman at Worthington Kilbourne under coach Vince Trombetti ... listed as the No. 13 center in the nation by ESPN.com ... served as team captain as a senior ... all-metro choice by the Columbus Dispatch in 2010 ... two-time all-conference selection ... selected to play in the annual Ohio North-South All-Star Classic on April 23, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio ... chosen to the Ohio roster for the annual Big 33 All-Star Game on June 18, 2011 in Hershey, Pa. ... also participated in track and field ... inducted into the Socratic Society for distinguished personal effort, compassion, lifelong learning, integrity and scholarship.
Personal: Son of Doug and Kris Skura ... mother played basketball at Alderson-Broaddus (W.Va.) College ... cousin, Nolan Samples, is a member of the football program at St. Anselm (N.H.) College ... born February 17, 1993.