The Waves begin the season at home in one week (vs. Fresno State on Nov. 14).
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from East Ridge High School, located in Woodbury, Minn, in 2014 ... Blossomed as a senior, moving into the starting lineup and averaging 6.4 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.4 blocks ... Set a school record with a field goal percentage of 63% ... Made All-Suburban East Conference honorable mention ... Served as a backup center as a junior, his first year on the varsity ... Earned an academic letter.
CLUB: Played with Minnesota Select.
PERSONAL: Born in Burnsville, Minn. ... Son of Dean and Heather Keenan ... His father, a high school basketball coach, played collegiately at Hamline ... Has one sibling, Lindsay ... Chose to attend Pepperdine because of "the coaches, players, academics, location and conference."
FAVORITES: Enjoys outdoor recreation activities, including paddle boarding, kayaking and camping, and video filming and editing ... Lists his sports hero as Kirby Puckett ... Favorites include Dirk Nowitzki (pro basketball player), Dallas Mavericks (pro basketball team), the Harry Potter series (books), Weekend at Bernie's (movie), Breaking Bad (TV show), The Wombats (musical artist), cheesesteak (food) and baseball (sport other than basketball) ... Favorite thing about basketball is "the competition."