|High School:||Dan River / Midland JC / James Madison|
2011-12: Selected 2nd-team all-conference by Big South head coaches…Named 1st-team all-league by CollegeSportsMadness.com… Chosen to NABC Honors Court and Big South Presidential Honor Roll after producing a 3.41 grade-point average... Finished 5th among league scoring leaders (16.8), 4th in field goal percentage (.520), 8th in blocks (1.06) and 17th (5.8) in rebounding… Shot 66% (97-147) from the line and 37.8% (45-119) from 3-point range… Added 2.1 assists and 0.9 steals per outing… Scored in double figures 28 times in 32 games, including 10 contests of 20 or more points… Tallied career-high 33 points in a game twice (setting a Gore Arena record in the process) – against North Carolina A&T (11/17) in CU’s first outing in the Dale Howard Classic – and vs. Methodist (12/10)… Set a school junior class record for points (536) in a year, a total that is tied for the 8th-highest in CU senior college (since 1961-62) history and 4th-most in the Division I era… Nearly missed a triple-double with 22 points (10-12 FG), with career highs of 16 rebounds and 8 assists in win over VMI (1/21), setting a CU Gore Arena rebounding mark in the process… Chosen Big South player of the week twice by CollegeSportsMadness.com, the second time following a 25-point (18 in the second half) performance in CU’s 87-81 loss at NC State (12/29)… Selected for Big South monthly all-league teams by CollegeHoops.net in November, December and January… Scored 18 of his game-high 22 points (8-11 FG, 3-3 threes) in 2nd half of win at Presbyterian (1/7)… Tallied 29 points (20 in 1st half) on 12-18 FG at UNC Wilmington (12/19)… 18 of his game-high 28 points came in 2nd half of win over High Point (12/3)… Scored 17 points with 5 assists in win at Iowa (11/23)… Tallied 19 of his game-high 25 8-12 FG, 4-6 threes) in 2nd half of win at Chicago State (11/21)… Had four double-figure rebounding games (all double-doubles)…
2010-11 (Midland JC): Played at Midland (Texas) College, which was ranked third in the NJCAA national poll... Averaged 6.4 points, 2.5 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 1.0 steals while shooting 54 percent from the floor… Scored a season-high 30 points and grabbed 8 rebounds against Northwest College...
2009-10 (James Madison): Spent his first collegiate season at James Madison, where he was named to the Colonial Athletic Association All-Rookie Team… Played in 33 games with 20 starts and averaged 8.8 points and 4.0 rebounds in 27.2 minutes per game while hitting 42.4 percent of his shots from the field and 30 percent (35-117) from 3-point range... Tallied 13 double-figure games, including a season-high 22 points in 38 minutes at Gardner-Webb… Also scored 20 points against both Florida International and North Carolina Central and grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds at Eastern Michigan… Named CAA Rookie of the Week twice…
Prep/Personal: Following his senior year at Dan River High School in Ringgold, Va., White was named Group A Division 2 State Player of the Year… Averaged 19 points and 6.4 rebounds during his final campaign when he led the Wildcats to a 24-5 record, the Dogwood District title and a state Group A Division 2 runner-up finish… In the 2009 state final, White scored 34 points – 16 in the fourth quarter – in a 77-69 loss to Radford… Finished his prep career with 1252 points, 472 rebounds, 178 assists and 140 steals… Two-time, first-team All-Dogwood District choice… Honors graduate with a 3.9 cumulative grade-point average… Full name is Darren White… Son of Virginia White and Will Powell… Born Aug. 1, 1991 in Danville, Va.... Has two brothers, Bryant and Torrey … Played for Carolina Cobras AAU program… Majoring in information technology & security.