MACK ON CANTINO: "Chris Cantino is a versatile forward who will bring toughness, rebounding and a high basketball IQ to the floor for us. Chris is a native of Philadelphia and has played against some great players which has prepared him to make an impact in the Atlantic 10 Conference."
AT PALM BEACH STATE COLLEGE: Played this past season at Palm Beach State College, averaging 12.0 points, 8.9 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game...basketball coach: George "Butch" Estes.
AT RISE ACADEMY: Played three years at Rise Academy, a prep school in Philadelphia, Pa...averaged 24 ppg...basketball coach: Sam Rines.
AT GEORGE JUNIOR REPUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL: Played two years at George Junior Republic High School in Grove City, Pa...averaged 18 ppg. ..basketball coach: Gary Revels.
PERSONAL: A liberal arts major...born May 19, 1989 in Philadelphia, Pa...parents are Christine McDonald and the late Marcelino Cantino.