As a junior: Possibly the Southland Conference?s best sixth man a year ago, Beacham played double-figure minutes in all 29 games in 2002-03...Posted double figure scoring games in three of first nine games, including 17-point, six-rebound effort against Texas-San Antonio on Dec. 23, 2002.... Had four-or-more rebounds in 17 games last season and a season-high 10 caroms against Arkansas-Monticello on Dec. 4... Third on the Mavericks with 16 blocks... Shot 75.8 % (25-of-33) from free throw line in SLC play... Third on team with 32 steals.
As a sophomore: Named to the 2001-02 Verizon Academic All-Region team... Averaged 7.5 points and 6.0 rebounds... Ranked second on team in rebounding (behind Mack Callier?s 7.8 per game... Led Mavs with 46 steals (1.7 per game) and was fourth on team with 29 assists... Scored season-high 15 points at Lamar Feb. 16... Led UTA with 14 points in 88-64 loss at Baylor on Nov. 21 and scored 14 points in UTA?s 103-45 victory over Hardin-Simmons Dec. 29... Had Eight double-figure scoring games and led Mavericks in rebounding eight times... Hauled down season-high 10 boards in 81-58 victory over Nicholls State Feb. 2... Led UTA with three assists in 73-66 win over Southeastern Louisiana Jan. 31.
As a freshman: Started 21 of 22 games played during 2001-02 season... Missed the season?s first six games while recovering from knee surgery... Averaged 5.9 points and 5.9 rebounds per game in 2000-01... Ranked second on the team with 130 rebounds... Collected 130 rebounds were the second most on the team, behind Mack Callier?s 243... Had four double figure scoring games... Blocked 12 shots, including two in games against Nicholls State and Texas-San Antonio... 12 blocks tied for second on the team with Roy Johnson... Scored career-high 11 points against Northwestern State Jan. 11 at Texas Hall... Had 10 points and nine rebounds at TCU on Dec. 19... Pulled down at least eight rebounds in seven games... Led Mavericks with eight rebounds in 70-65 loss at Missouri-Kansas City Dec. 16.
High School: A three-time all-District 13-3A player, named to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-Region team... Named to the Inside High School Basketball ?Dream Team? as a senior after averaging 14.2 points, 13.1 rebounds and 2.1 blocked shots per game in 2000-01... Ranked second in the greater Dallas Area in rebounding as a senior.... Led district in rebounding three consecutive years... Member of 1997 Class 3A state championship team and 2000 state runner-up Madison H.S. team... Averaged 14.1 rebounds per game as a junior... Named the Dr. Pepper Tournament ?MVP? in 1999... Played football at MHS... Graduated Valedictorian at Madison H.S.... Won Math Olympiad contest... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Dec. 2, 1981, is the son of Charlotte Hanks... Majoring in information systems with plans on becoming a computer programmer following graduation from UTA... Enjoys watching movies.