Hometown: Mulhouse, France
MATT AT A GLANCE: Soft hands ... Has ability to score on the block ... Exceptional passing skills.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL: FRESHMAN (2012-13): Averaged 5 points and 3.3 rebounds per game at Kilgore College in Texas ... Shot 47.4 percent (73 of 154) from the field ... Scored season-high 12 points on 6-for-10 shooting, while grabbing six rebounds in 82-80 win over Blinn College (Dec. 5) ... Had 10 points and five rebounds in a 93-52 win over Houston Community College-Southwest (Jan. 1) ... Had four assists in wins at Weatherford College (Nov. 10) and Bossier Parish Community College (Feb. 20) ... Team advanced to the second round of the National Junior College Athletic Association National Championships ... Scored 160 points, grabbed 106 rebounds, had 31 assists, 14 blocks and 11 steals, while playing in 32 games and starting 18.
HIGH SCHOOL & AMATEUR: Played for New Horizon Christian Academy in Jackson, Miss., after graduating from Lycee Renoir at Limoges, France in 2011 ... Played for CSP Limoges club team in 2010-11, averaging 8 ppg, 7 reb, 1 block per game ... In 2008-09, played for Orleans Loiret, which advanced to French Final Four of U18 Championships ... Averaged 10 ppg, 7 reb, 2 blocks per game with Orleans Loiret.
PERSONAL: Son of Michel and Carole Gamberoni ... Has younger brother, Bastien ... Athletic training major.