Per NCAA transfer rules, will sit out the 2010-11 season • Will have three years remaining.
FLAGLER COLLEGE: Played in 10 games during the 2008-09 season that went 12-15 for the year • Averaged 7.5 minutes, 1.0 points and 2.4 rebounds per game • Also had five blocked shots and two steals.
NEW HAMPTON PREP (N.H.): Helped the Huskies to a 19-10 record during his 2007-08 senior year • All-Conference second team selection • Averaged 12 points, eight rebounds and two blocks a game • Three-year letterwinner.
ACADEMICS: Intended college major is finance • Also interested in accounting.
PERSONAL: Born Oct. 17, 1989 • Son of Francois Safieddine and stepmother of Catherine Safieddine • Lists biggest moment of prep career beating the No. 2 team in the state (Montebello) and scored 16 points with 12 rebounds and three blocked shots • Goals after college include a master's degree in finance • Enjoys music and traveling • Chose CU to be closer to home.