Sean O'Mara

Sean O'Mara


Lisle, Ill.

High School:
Benet Academy

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 247


MACK ON O'MARA: "Sean O'Mara is a tough kid, a winner. He has played both football and basketball for four years at Benet Academy. He loves contact and is one of the most physical seniors in the country. Sean is an excellent passer and possesses a great feel for the game at 6-9. He loves the low post and is extremely efficient with his footwork and ability to score in traffic. He rebounds, defends and plays team basketball."

AT BENET ACADEMY: Tough and skilled post player from the Chicago area who also played left tackle for one of the top football teams in Illinois .... 2014 Associated Press, Illinois Basketball Coaches Association and Chicago Tribune Class 4A First Team All-State ... 2014 Chicago Sun Times Second-Team All-State ... Led his team in rebounding in every game but one and averaged 23 points and 13 rebounds for the season, while leading his team to a 25-8 record and a Class 4A State Runner-Up finish ... Benet Academy lost in the final 48-46 to one of the nation's top 10 teams, Young, that included Georgetown signee Paul White ... Posted 28 double-doubles as a senior ... Posted five games of 30 points or more in his senior season, including consecutive 39-point games against Larkin and St. Viator and 36 against Marian Catholic ... finished his career as the school's all-time leading scorer with 1,674 career points, while winning 102 games in four years on the varsity ... his head coach Gene Heidkamp called him "one of the best back to the basket players in the nation. Sean is a great warrior on the block, an old-fashioned physical post player who takes no prisoners."

HIGHLY RANKED: Ranked as a three-star recruit and the No. 138 prospect in his class by ... A three-star recruit on, who is ranked 25th at center ... A three-star recruit on, who is ranked 36th at his position ... A three-star recruit on who is listed as the No. 19 center.