Hometown: Zagreb, Croatia
FILIP AT A GLANCE: Comes to Miami Shores with loads of experience in successful programs ... Possesses consummate skills ... Excellent passer ... Big body with perimeter skills ... Has good feel for game ... Expected to make significant impact.
SENIOR (2012-13): Named to Breitbart Sports non-Division I Top 2,000 Players in Nation report ... Led team in rebounds per game (7.0) and assists (81) ... Tied for team lead in blocks (18) ... Averaged 9.4 points per game ... Scored in double figures in 14 games, including seven in a row ... Had three consecutive double-doubles ... Had season-high 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds in win over St. Martin's (Dec. 19) ... Pulled down career-best 14 rebounds at St. Thomas (Nov. 13) ... Had season-high seven assists vs. Missouri Western St. (Dec. 18) ... Had 11 points, 11 rebounds and six assists vs. No. 8 Florida Southern (Feb. 6) ... Had 12 points and 12 rebounds at Saint Leo (Feb. 9) ... Led team in rebounds in 14 games.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL: (Southwestern Oklahoma State) Averaged 7.8 points and 4.9 rebounds per game in 2011-12 ... Started in 12 of 29 games ... Shot 44.9 percent from field and 32.9 percent from behind three-point line ... Was third on team in assists with 64 ... Averaged 26 minutes per game ... Team advanced to NCAA Regional Final. [State Fair (Mo.) Community College] Averaged 5.6 points and 4.8 rebounds per game ... Played on teams which won 20 games in back-to-back seasons ... Helped SFCC advance to region championship game.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from II Ekonomska Skola in 2008.
PERSONAL: Son of Dinko and Antonija Toric ... General studies major.