2013-14: Sophomore at Creighton • Became first 7-footer with a blocked shot at Creighton since Bill O’Dowd in 1991 with a rejection vs. UMKC (Nov. 11). • Scored in final minutes of win vs. Arizona State (Nov. 28). • Threw down first career dunk vs. George Washington (Dec. 1). • Was team’s first big man off the bench on Dec. 3 at Long Beach State. • Had two points, two rebounds, two assists and a block in just four minutes vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Dec. 17. • Played six minutes in win vs. Chicago State, finishing with two points, two rebounds and a blocked shot (Dec. 29). • Had career-night vs. Butler (Jan. 14), finishing with eight points and four rebounds in eight minutes. • Converted an old-fashioned 3-point play in NCAA Tournament game vs. Baylor (March 23).
2012-13: Freshman at Creighton • Produced two points, four rebounds and a steal in 10 minutes of exhibition win vs. Mary (Nov. 2). • Made debut with one point in two minutes vs. North Texas (Nov. 9). • Scored four points and snared four rebounds vs. Longwood (Nov. 20). • Dished first career assist and grabbed a rebound in MVC Tournament semifinal win vs. Indiana State (March 9).
2011-12: Redshirted at Creighton • Practiced but did not play for Creighton’s 2011-12 MVC Tournament championship team that finished 29-6, as part of a redshirt season.
Summer 2011: Bahamas Trip • Averaged 5.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in four games. • Led team with 10 blocks, including three in each of the last three games. • Had 11 points vs. Bahamas All-Stars and 11 rebounds vs. Real Deal Shockers.
Plano West High School • Honorable Mention All-Conference as a sophomore and First Team All-Conference as a junior and senior. Also named First Team All-Area as a senior. • Averaged 12.4 points, 8.7 rebounds and 2.1 blocked shots per game while earning All-District First Team accolades. • Owns school record for blocked shots and rebounds in a season. • Also named to the All-District Academic Team. • As a sophomore, was named the district’s Newcomer of the Year. • Coached in high school by Anthony Morgan and on the AAU circuit for the Dallas Mustangs by Tony Johnson. • Brother Mike had 1,341 points and 734 rebounds while shooting 58.7 percent from the floor in four standout years at The Citadel (2009-13), averaging 15.6 points and 7.6 rebounds per game as a senior. • Is Creighton’s first 7-footer since Bill O’Dowd (1988-91), and joins O’Dowd, Benoit Benjamin (1982-85), Mike Heck (1972-75) and Nate Stephens (1969-70) as program’s only 7-footers in history.
More About Geoffrey Full Name: Geoffrey Jackson Groselle Birthday: Feb. 12, 1993 Birthplace: Dallas, Texas Parents: Robert and Toni Groselle Siblings: Michael, Logan, Brittany Major: Financial Analysis; Master’s in Security Analysis and Portfolio Mgmt. Dream Car: 1969 Dodge Charger Favorite Movie: Lawless
Awards and Honors 2011-12 MVC Academic Honor Roll
2012-13 MVC Academic Honor Roll
2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team Dean’s List
Career Highs Points 8 vs. Butler 1/14/14 Field Goals 4 vs. Butler 1/14/14 Field Goal Attempts 5 vs. Butler 1/14/14 3-Point Field Goals None 3-Point Field Goals Attempted None Free Throws 2 vs. Chicago State 12/29/13 Free Throws Attempted 2 (4x), last vs. Chicago State 12/29/13 Rebounds 4 (2x), last vs. Butler 1/14/14 Assists 2 vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff 12/17/13 Blocks 1 (4x), last at Marquette 2/19/14 Steals 1 (2x), last vs. Drake 1/8/13 Minutes 8 (3x), last vs. Butler 1/14/14