|Previous School:||Winton Woods HS/New Creations (Ind.) Christian|
Awards & Honors
NABC First Team All-District (2013)
First Team All-Southland Conference (2013)
Great Alaska Shootout All-Tournament Team (2012)
November Player of the Month - College Hoops Daily (2012)
Five-time Southland Conference Player of the Week (2012-13)
Honorable Mention Southland Conference Player of the Week (Nov. 19, 2012)
CARRS/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout Game MVP vs. Loyola Marymount (Nov. 22, 2012)
Honorable mention All-Summit League (2011)
Summit League All-Newcomer team (2010)
CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Freshman All-American (2010)
ORU Career Notes
Finished his career as the eighth leading scorer in ORU history (1,984 points), eighth in field goals made (669), fifth in field goals attempted (1,576), fourth in 3-point field goals made (292) and second in 3-point field goals attempted (780) … set the school freshman record for single-game scoring with 39 points against IUPUI … played in 136 career games with 114 career starts … averaged 14.6 points and 3.7 rebounds per game for his career … made 292 career 3-pointers and averaged 37 percent from behind the arc.
Earned first team All-Southland Conference honors as a senior averaging 18.9 points per game, starting all 35 games and averaging 36.4 minutes per game … started the year on a tear with at least 20 points in 8 of the first 11 games of the year, including a stretch of five games in a row … led the team in scoring (662 points), 3-pointers made (96) and 3-point percentage (.395) … had 27 games with at least 10 points, 14 games with at least 20 points and two games with at least 30 points, leading the team in all three categories … was the top scorer on the team in 16 times as a senior … his 662 points in his senior season is the eighth-best single-season performance in ORU history and his 96 3-pointers made puts him fifth on the single-season charts.
Owns the longest active consecutive starts streak on the team at 58 games ... started all 34 games as a junior holding the second-best scoring average on the team (12.1) ... scored at least 10 points in each of the last six games ... had a career-high seven 3-pointers against Oakland (Feb. 21) ... also set career-highs in steals (5 vs. Xavier, Dec. 18) steals (4 vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Nov. 16), free throws made (10 at IUPUI, Jan. 14) and tied his career high with eight rebounds against UTSA in the Dick's NIT Tip Off (Nov. 15).
Emerged as one of the top guards in The Summit League … named honorable mention all-Summit … ranked among league leaders in scoring (12th), free throw percentage (7th), three-pointers made (4th), and three-pointers per game (4th) … his 76 three-pointers were the most by an ORU player in three seasons … scored 20 points in Summit semifinal win over IUPUI … his performance was key in Summit League Tournament victory over North Dakota State with 19 points, four rebounds and two assists … enjoyed strong all-round game with 18 points, seven rebounds and three assists vs. IUPUI at Mabee Center … tied season-high with 29 points while grabbing career-best eight rebounds at UMKC … had 18 points (3-8 3FG), five rebounds and two steals in home win over North Dakota State … scored 11 of his 18 points in the final six minutes of regulation and overtime in home win over UMKC … scored a season-high 29 points against Southern Utah, going 6-of-13 from three-point range and 9-of-9 at the free throw line … led team with 25 points on 8-10 shooting (5-5 3FG) in win at South Dakota State as part of a school-record 14-of-17 team effort from beyond the arc … scored 16 points against Rice at the Las Vegas Holiday Classic while also dishing a career-high five assists … made a career-high six three-pointers on his way to 22 points at Oklahoma … hit game-winning basket with :0.2 left in 63-61 win at IUPUI; scored 11 points and added three rebounds for the game … scored 18 points and grabbed four rebounds at Texas Tech … came off the bench with 20 points, four rebounds and two assists at Utah … poured in 25 points in home win over UALR … tossed in 18 points in home loss to Indiana State … held without a field goal for just the second time in his career in season-opening loss at Missouri State … bounced back to score 14 points in loss at Tulsa three days later … averaged 14.4 points and 3.9 rebounds in Summit League play.
Enjoyed one of the best freshman seasons in ORU history … averaged 12.8 points while playing in 32 games (18 starts) … started the season’s final 16 games … also averaged 3.4 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game … his season scoring average is the ninth-best by a freshman in ORU history … named to the Summit League’s All-Newcomer team … also earned a spot on the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Freshman All-America team ... scored a Summit League season-high and ORU freshman record 39 points in an overtime loss at IUPUI … scored in double figures 23 times, including the final 11 games and 15 of the last 16 … averaged 13.5 points in two Summit League Tournament games (14 vs. North Dakota State, 13 vs. IUPUI) … scored 13 points in 21 minutes in regular season finale at UMKC … contributed 14 points and five assists at Southern Utah … tossed in 18 points with five assists, four rebounds and two blocks at Austin Peay … scored 17 points on 7-of-12 shooting in home win over Centenary … scored game-winning basket against IUPUI with 8.7 seconds left; scored 12 points in the game … named Summit League Player of the Week twice (Jan. 19, Feb. 8) becoming the first freshman to win multiple player of the week awards since ORU’s Caleb Green and Ken Tutt both did in 2003-04 … scored a game-high 30 points at Oakland with 10 points coming in the final 2:28, including the game-tying layup with 14 seconds left … scored a game-high 21 points at IPFW, adding five rebounds, four steals and two assists … poured in 17 points -- including 15 in the first half -- in win at Centenary … scored a school freshman record 39 points in overtime loss at IUPUI … was 13-of-23 from the field, 5-of-10 from 3-point range and 8-of-10 from the line vs. the Jaguars … also grabbed a season-high seven rebounds and collected three steals … backed up record-setting performance at IUPUI with 15 points (6-of-9 FG), 5 rebounds and 3 assists at Western Illinois … scored 14 points on 4-of-7 shooting from 3-point range at South Dakota State … chipped in 10 points off the bench in win over No. 13/12 New Mexico … missed Indiana State game with a right hand injury … returned to action against Louisville and scored 13 points while grabbing four rebounds … scored 12 points -- all in the first half -- in home win over UMKC … made first career start against Sam Houston State, and responded with 12 points … scored 15 points with six rebounds and four assists vs. Florida A&M … scored 16 points on 6-of-11 shooting vs. NW Oklahoma State in home opener … turned in strong debut performance at Wake Forest, scoring 11 points with three rebounds and two assists vs. Demon Deacons … averaged 13.9 points and 3.4 rebounds in Summit League play.
At New Creations Christian
Played one season at New Creations Christian in Richomnd, Ind. ... coached by Tony Cole ... helped lead New Creations to a 48-8 record and its second straight National Christian Schools Athletic Association title ... averaged 23.8 points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game ... shot 52 percent from the field, 39 percent from 3-point range and 84 percent from the free throw line ... named MVP at the NCSAA championships, the John A. Logan College Classic, and the Guy Vetrie Memorial Tournament.
2008 graduate of Winton Woods High School in Cincinnati ... averaged 15.3 points and 4.7 rebounds per game ... earned All-Ohio honorable mention honors from the Cincinnati Enquirer ... shot 56.5 percent from the field as a senior, including 37.3 percent from 3-point range.