February 4, 1991 |
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school||Briarcrest Christian (Eads, Tennessee)|
|College||North Carolina (2009–2014)|
|NBA draft||2014 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Leslie Vernard McDonald, Jr. (born February 4, 1991) is an American basketball player who recently completed his college career for the University of North Carolina Tar Heels. He grew up in Memphis, Tennessee, and attended Briarcrest Christian School.
He received multiple Tennessee player of the year honors during his junior and senior seasons at Briarcrest Christian School. He averaged 20.7 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game as a senior. He is also the all-time leading scorer in Memphis private school history, with 2,353 points.
McDonald committed to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on June 9, 2008, after also receiving scholarship offers from Duke, Georgetown, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Memphis, Ohio State, Tennessee, Wake Forest.
- Feinberg, Doug (December 28, 2010). "McDonald leads North Carolina to rout of Rutgers". San Diego Union-Tribune. Retrieved March 29, 2011.