5 - Frank Robinson
Frank Robinson
Born: 06/01/1984
Height: 6-4
Weight: 200
Year: RS Senior
Hometown: Los Angeles,CA
High School: Sylmar
College: East Carolina
Position: Guard
Experience: 2V

Frank Robinson could blossom into one of the Titans' all-time stars this season... Senior citizen of the program, now in his fourth year after coming "home" from East Carolina... Earned honorable mention all-conference honors last season after being tabbed the Big West's "best sixth man" for 2005-06... Has exceptional athletic ability... Very physical and has an explosive style... At his best coming off screens, elevating and making a jump shot, but can also penetrate and attack the rim... He proved to be one of the best 3-point shooters in the conference as a sophomore but he dropped off last season, in part due to hamstring problems which affected his lift... Lefthander... Has an outstanding attitude... Added bulk and strength during each of the past two summers.

CSF IN 2006-07: Averaged 11.9 points and 6.1 rebounds to rank 14th and 8th, respectively, in the Big West Conference... Beat UC Irvine in the Bren Center on Jan. 20 with a 3-point field goal just before the buzzer... Had highs of 25 points vs. Pacific on March 8 and 12 rebounds on March 3 at UC Davis... Scored in double figures 17 times... Shot only 30 percent from the 3-point line after 44 percent effort as a sophomore... Missed first three games of the season but started the final 27.Frank Robinson could blossom into one of the Titans' all-time stars this season... Senior citizen of the program, now in his fourth year after coming "home" from East Carolina... Earned honorable mention all-conference honors last season after being tabbed the Big West's "best sixth man" for 2005-06... Has exceptional athletic ability... Very physical and has an explosive style... At his best coming off screens, elevating and making a jump shot, but can also penetrate and attack the rim... He proved to be one of the best 3-point shooters in the conference as a sophomore but he dropped off last season, in part due to hamstring problems which affected his lift... Lefthander... Has an outstanding attitude... Added bulk and strength during each of the past two summers.

CSF IN 2005-06: Averaged 11.5 points and 5.1 rebounds for the season but in the last seven games as a starter averaged 16.6 points capped by a 26-point, 12-rebound effort in defeat to Long Beach State in the Big West Tournament... Led the Titans and was third in the Big West Conference in 3-point field goal shooting at .445 (49 of 110)... Led the Big West in steals with 48 (1.66 per game)... Led CSF perimeter players in field-goal percentage at .484 (121 of 250)... Shot 72 percent at the foul line... His three games vs. Long Beach State reflect his season's progress: 0 points and 3 rebounds in 12 minutes on Jan. 19; 16 points and then career-high 9 rebounds in 24 minutes on Feb. 15; and 26 points and 12 rebounds in 35 minutes on March 9.

EAST CAROLINA: Averaged 3.8 points and 1.8 rebounds in 26 games in 2003-04 for the 13-14 Pirates... Selected the team's most improved player... Had a 19-point outburst in 33 minutes of a nationally televised game at South Florida on Feb. 3, making 7 of 10 shots (3 of 4 treys) in a defensive-oriented 59-57 win, ECU's first Conference USA road victory... Tallied 12 points in a 63-50 win at Southern Mississippi on Mar. 6... Made the honor roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 27 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists while shooting 43 percent from 3-point range as a senior for Coach Bort Escoto at Sylmar High School... All-city selection and team's most valuable player... As a junior attended Chatsworth High School and played junior varsity... As a freshman and sophomore attended Little Rock High School where he lettered in football (wide receiver/outside linebacker), basketball and track and field (high jump)... Tabbed All-Golden League in both basketball and football... Made the honor roll.

PERSONAL: Born on June 1, 1984, in Compton, California... Parents are Frank Robinson and Margurite Flanagan of Palmdale... Has two brothers -- Jason (20) and Angelo (18) -- and two sisters - Tasha (27) and Krystal (21)... Communications/public relations major... Goal is to play pro basketball and then become a coach and/or a lawyer... Chose Cal State Fullerton because of Bobby Brown and Coach Bob Burton, who attended to him when he was injured in a summer league game... Most memorable sports thrill was the Long Beach State game in the 2006 Big West Tournament: "Getting career highs in points and rebounds in possibly the best game ever in that tourney"... Credits Coaches George North, Ken Krofft and Robert and Dana Winn for most influence on his career: "They forced me to want to be good, even when I was ready to give up. They stuck by me and helped me learn"... Full name is Franklin Marquieth Robinson... Nickname is "Big Bank."