Junior: Led WSU in rebounding at 7.9 boards per game, and is tied with JT Durley for the returnee with the highest scoring average at 7.0 points per game...His 7.9 rebounds per game was ranked third in the Missouri Valley Conference...Named to the MVC's all-newcomer team...Scored a WSU career-high 17 points at the Bracketbuster game at Northern Arizona...His rebounding high was 17 at Drake in the final regular-season game of the year...Also had rebounding efforts of 13 against Baylor in the Paradise Jam and at Indiana State...Recorded seven double-figure rebounding efforts and 10 double-figure scoring performances while shooting a team-best 50.3 percent from the field.
At Paris JC: Ramon Clemente was named to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I All-American third team after guiding his team to the Region XIV Conference title with a 19-3 record and a 27-5 overall record...He led the Dragons in scoring and rebounding, averaging 13.9 points and 9.4 rebounds per game... He also hit nearly 55 percent of his field goals to rank in the top 15 in the conference in accuracy, while he was also named conference player of the week twice...PJC was 24-7 and 18-4 in 2005-06, while also winning the Region XIV Conference title...Clemente was honored with the Carroll Dawson Cup as the team’s Most Valuable Player...Clemente, who was also named to the All-Region first team, is the first Dragon basketball player to be named to an All-American team in modern history...His teams were the only in PJC history to win back-to-back conference titles...He had 20 double-doubles, and had career highs of 40 points and 11 rebounds.
High School: Attended John Browne High School, but did not play basketball for the Wildcats.
Personal: The son of Johnie Black...Born Dec. 11, 1985, in Queens, N.Y....Has four brothers, Maurice, Johnie, Ronald, and Steven, and three sisters, Stephanie, Jessica and Nicole...Also recruited by Syracuse, Nebraska, Hofstra, UTEP, North Texas, Illinois State, Lamar, and Murray State...Majoring in criminal justice.