|High School:||Marietta HS|
|College:||East Tennessee State University|
Parents: Sharif Colbert and Lanette Hatfield
East Tennessee State: In three seasons of action, Ward played in 76 games, hitting 47.8% of his shots from the field for 154 total points ... He also brought down 193 rebounds in his time with the Bucs.
Marietta High School: Prior to his time at ETSU, Ward was an Atlanta All-Metro, All-County, All-Conference and All-Region selection at Marietta High School where he led his team to a trip to the “Final Eight” in Georgia ... He averaged a double-double during his prep career with 15 points and 14 boards per game through three seasons.