Comes to the Dukes from a nationally-ranked high school program that sent four players to Division I schools.
Chaminade College Preparatory School in St. Louis, Mo. (head coach Frank Bennett) ... averaged 9.9 points, 2.2 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game for a 27-5 Class 5 state champion Chaminade team that sent four players to the NCAA Division I ranks ...helped the Red Devils to a No. 7 national rank (No. 3 in the Midwest) in USA Today's final expert poll and Class 5 state championship ... with Chaminade leading 58-56 in the fourth quarter, Lewis hit back-to-back 3-pointers to give the Red Devils a 64-56 lead with 2:38 left in what became a 72-59 win over Kickapoo in the state title game ... was second to Duke recruit Jayson Tatum - Lewis' friend since fourth grade - on the team in 3-pointers (44-111, .396) and steals (36) ... shot .457 from the field and .838 from the foul line ... scored a team-high 27 points in a 76-63 win over Metro Catholic Conference rival Christian Brothers College ... averaged 11.5 points per game in helping Chaminade to a third-place finish in the Missouri Class 5 state tournament as a junior ... scored a game-high 25 points in a Class 5 quarterfinal win over Hazelwood Central ... led the team in 3-pointers made with 55 on 48 percent shooting as a junior ... scored 928 points over this last three high school seasons ... converted a total of 99 3-pointers as a junior and senior ... was named the Metro Catholic Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore.
Played AAU ball for the Gateway Basketball Club ... also had offers from Omaha, IUPUI and Illinois State among others ... was also receiving interest from Saint Louis and Xavier at the time of his commitment ... three of his high school teammates: Jayson Tatum (Duke), Tyler Cook (Iowa) and Will Gladson (Princeton) are currently playing Division I ball ... full name is Michael O'Neal Lewis, II ... undeclared liberal arts major ... was born on 2/19/98 in Houston, Texas.