Talented forward played in 29 games while showing steady improvement as a true freshman ... scored over half of his freshman points in the final nine games of the season ... came to Duquesne from a highly-successful program at Richmond, Va. Benedictine College Prep.
As a Freshman (2013-14)
Played in 29 of a possible 30 games with a season-high 20 minutes at Rhode Island ... came off the bench to score a career-high 19 at Rhody on Feb. 15 ... was 10-of-45 from 3-point before drilling 5-of-6 from beyond the arc at URI ... hit three 3's in a span of 2:03 of the first half to break open what became an 81-69 regular season-ending win at George Mason ... ended up with 16 points (4-of-6 from 3 point) at Mason ... missed his first two shots before finishing 5-of-7 from the field ... went 8-of-39 from the arc (.205) in his first 20 games and 14-of-27 (.519) from long distance in his last nine ... scored 57 of his 105 points in the last nine games of the season ... scored seven points four times: vs. UMBC, at UMass Lowell, at VCU and vs. George Mason ... grabbed a season-high seven rebounds to go with his seven points in the first meeting with George Mason ... made a highlight reel block of 7-foot St. Bonaventure center Youssou Ndoye's dunk attempt in an 83-81 DU win over the Bonnies on Jan. 29 ... scored 10 points on 4-of-5 shooting vs. Richmond at the A-10 Championship ... posted two of Duquesne's top bench point games of the season (the 19 at Rhode Island and 16 at George Mason).
Benedictine College Preparatory in Richmond, Va. (head coach Robert Churchwell III) ... averaged 14.1 points and 8.3 rebounds in helping Benedictine (31-4) to the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) Division I state championship ... averaged 17.0 ppg., including a season-high 26 in a quarterfinal win over Bishop Ireton and a game-high 21 against Liberty Christian in the semifinal, in three playoff wins ... scored 20 or more eight times ... hit a season-high five 3-pointers in scoring 23 points against Virginia Episcopal School ... had three double-digit rebound games ... participated in both the slam dunk and 3-point shooting contests - winning the latter - at the 804 All-Star Game in Richmond in March of 2013 ... late-bloomer who played JV as a freshman and sophomore before backing up current VCU guard Jordan Burgess on Benedictine's state semifinalist in 2011-12.
Signed with Duquesne in May of 2013 ... also considered James Madison and Radford ... wears a size 17 shoe ... son of Charles Sr. and Wanda Gill ... was given the nickname "L.G.," short for "Little Gill," shortly after he was born ... was one of five Dukes to post a 40-inch vertical jump in July 2014 testing (40") ... full name is Charles A. Gill, Jr. ... his older sister, Tionna, is a VCU grad ... undeclared arts major ... date of birth: 12/24/94.