- Transfer from VCU sat out 2013-14 season.
- Long, athletic forward who can fill variety of roles at the 4 and 5.
- Has been compared to former Mississippi State star and current NBA player Jarvis Vanardo.
- Played one season for Shaka Smart at VCU
- Saw action in 25 of 35 contests as a freshman reserve…averaged 1.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 7.4 minutes per game.
- 3rd on the squad with 11 blocked shots (0.44 bpg) which equates to 2.4 blocks per 40 minutes…posted season highs of five points (Virginia Union/Western Kentucky), six rebounds (Virginia Union) and four blocks (Western Kentucky)…blocked three or more shots in three games.
- Played for Rick Francis at Lovejoy High School
- Ranked as high as No. 84 in the country and in the top 20 in talent-rich Georgia by recruiting services.
- Averaged a double-double his junior (12.0 ppg, 11.0 rpg, 5.0 bpg) and senior (13.9 ppg, 10.6 rpg, 7.6 bpg) seasons earning All-State mention leading the Wildcats to a 49-10 mark
- 2-time All-Conference first team and three-time team Defensive Player of the Year.
- Chose VCU over interest from Virginia Tech, Memphis, Richmond and Georgia Tech.
- Justin A. Tuoyo was born June 18, 1994
- Son of Janina Tuoyo…two older brothers, Andre and Cedrick
- Honor roll student in high school
- Majoring in Sports Management.