Size: 6-foot-10 and 220 pounds
High School: South Grand Prairie High (Grand Prairie, TX)
Game: Henderson is an athletic big man who is working to develop his game this season as a part-time player. He has been asked to step up in key spots, including the recent victory over UCLA in which he knocked down a three-pointer just before halftime to send the Galen Center into a frenzy. Henderson has the size of a big man at 6-foot-10, but he displays the fluidity of a wing. He has a tremendous ceiling as he develops within the USC program.
Prep Career: Henderson graduated in 2016 from South Grand Prairie High in Grande Prairie, Texas. His team went 25-9 and reached the semifinals of the Texas 6A Regions 1 & 3 championships where they lost 53-47 to DeSoto, the eventual 6A state champion. Henderson averaged 12.1 points and 6.6 rebounds for South Grand Prairie and was named first team All-District. He was also an Academic First team selection and National Honor Society member.
Fun Fact: Henderson was a member of the Debate Club in high school.
Head coach Andy Enfield on Henderson stepping into USC's game vs. UCLA: "Henderson deserves a lot of credit. He came in and wasn't afraid of the moment."
Here is Henderson on playing for Enfield, USC's academic prestige and more: