|Hometown:||Kansas City, Mo.|
|High School:||Sheridan College|
Prior to Southern - Leverette comes to Southern after one year at Sheridan College in Wyoming. Last season as a freshman, Leverette played in 22 games for Sheridan, averaging 9.7 points, 3.1 rebounds and 3.2 assists. Prior to Sheridan, Leverette played at Grandview High School in Kansas City, where he helped his team to the State Championship game his senior season. That year, he averaged 19.2 points, 6.3 assists, 3.2 rebounds and 2.9 steals. He was an All-Conference, All-District, and All-State pick, while being named his conference Player of the Year. He also was part of the most successful senior class at Grandview as they won 81 varsity games as a group.
Personal - The son of Robert and Michelle Emery, RJ is undecided on his major at Southern.