In 2008-09 (Freshman): Elijah played in all 30 games for the Golden Eagles, includin seven starts in his freshman campaign...had a career game on Feb. 9 against Austin Peay when he scored a season-high 12 points and dished out a season-high nine assists...went a combined 9-for-9 from the free throw line over Tech's final three regular season games...shot .808 (42-for-52) from the free throw line for the season...grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds on Dec. 14 against Union, and also scored nine points in that game...averaged 5.1 points, 3.3 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 20.3 minutes per game.
At South Suburban: Averaged 8.6 points, 5.2
assists and 2.4 steals per game…helped the Bulldogs to
back-to-back regional titles, the first time in over 20
years...helped lead the team to a 57-15 record the past two seasons
including a 31-5 last winter...named to the all-tournament team at
the Division II national tournament…the Bulldogs ended the
season ranked No. 5 in the NJCAA final rankings.
High School: While attending Beechcroft High School, Elijah lettered all four years on the hardwood for coach Kent Burgert...was not only named as the team MVP, but also named Beechcroft’s overall MVP for his playing ability...was a member of his local AAU team - “Wrecking Crew”...played on several all-star teams including being named MVP of the high school all-star game...he also participated in the District 10 all-star game and the state final-four.
Personal: Elijah Marcus Bin James Cunningham-Muhammad is the son of James Cunningham and Latanya Cunningham...birthday is March 4, 1988...majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies.