Central Community College • Spent two years at the school, but redshirted his first year with the Raiders. • Closed his career with six points against an Iowa Western CC team led by his current teammate, Devin Brooks, in the NJCAA postseason. • Averaged 10 points per game, with a high game of 21. • Coach was Marty Levinson. • School is located in Columbus, Neb., about 90 minutes from Omaha.
Westside High School • Averaged 17.0 points, 7.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game as a senior. • Had 35 points and 11 rebounds as a senior in a 77-65 win vs. No. 4 Lincoln Southeast. • Named honorable mention all-state Class A by the Lincoln Journal Star after his senior campaign. • Played in the Nebraska Coaches Association All-Star game. • Also participated in the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands All-Star basketball game. • Started all 50 games on the hardwood as a junior and senior. • Earned eight letters, four each in basketball and football. • In football, played both wide receiver and strong safety. • Named third team all-Metro as a senior. • Coached by Brian Nemecek. • Played AAU ball for the Omaha Crusaders and coach Dan Archie.
More About Steven Full Name: Steven Paul Ferrarini Birthday: Jan. 11, 1993 Birthplace: Omaha, Neb. Parents: Steve and Kathy Ferrarini Brothers: Ross (23), Nick (14) Major: Business - Marketing Nicknames: Ferrari Favorite Sports Team: Memphis Grizzlies Favorite Sports Memory: Scoring 35 points my senior year in a high school game Favorite Athletes: Kobe Bryant, Zach Randolph Favorite TV Show: Trailer Park Boys Hobby: Listening to music, hanging out with friends Why Creighton: Great academic opportunity and great athletic opportunity as well Career Aspiration: Own my own company Summer 2013 Job: Server at Hector’s Mexican Restaurant Favorite Vacation Spot: Wilmington, N.C. Did You Know: Steven’s older brother, Ross, was part of the Creighton men’s basketball program from 2009-12 and was nicknamed “The Godfather”