Strong wing with great size Sharp shooter with excellent range Enjoyed injury-free 2012-13 campaign after undergoing three surgeries on his left foot between May 2010 and May 2011.
Voted co-captain by his teammates prior to the season Appeared in 27 games, averaging 7.5 minutes, 1.6 points and 0.7 rebounds Ranked sixth on the team with seven made 3-pointers Scored a season-high seven points and grabbed a season-high tying three rebounds against Tuskegee (12/15) Played 10 or more minutes in eight contests, including three games of 20 or more minutes, playing a season-high 23 minutes against Boise State.
Appeared in 27 games, averaging 5.5 minutes, 1.5 points and 0.6 rebounds Ranked sixth on the team with nine made 3-pointers Scored a season-high eight points against Iowa (3/9) in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals Knocked down two 3-pointers for six points against Nebraska (2/25) Played a season-high 13 minutes against Nebraska Omaha (12/4), recording five points and two rebounds.
Redshirted due to injured left foot.
Averaged 23.2 points and 10.1 rebounds as a senior at Blackhawk Christian Earned second-team all-state honors, becoming the school's first-ever Indiana All-Star 2010 First-team All-Northeast Indiana honoree 2010 Fort Wayne News-Sentinel All-Area selection Averaged 19.1 points, 8.3 rebounds and 3.2 assists as a junior captain First-team All-Northeast Indiana honoree Indiana Junior All-Star 2009 Associated Press All-State honorable mention Fort Wayne News-Sentinel All-Area selection One of 30 prep players selected to participate in the 2009 Nike Global Challenge in August, where he teamed with Spartan teammate Adreian Payne on Team USA Midwest Participated in the 2009 NBA Players Association Top 100 Camp, where he connected on 18-of-26 attempts from 3-point range Participant at 2009 Lebron James Skills Academy and the 2009 Vince Carter Skills Academy, a skills camp for the top 20 prep wings in the country Averaged 14 points and 10 rebounds as a sophomore, as Blackhawk Christian posted a 19-6 record, finishing in Elite 8 of Class 1A, winning a sectional championship Ranked nationally by ESPNU Top 100 (61), Scout.com (82) and Rivals.com (115) Among the top players in the nation at his position as ranked by ESPNU Top 100 (20 Shooting Guard), Scout.com (19 Shooting Guard) and Rivals.com (21 Small Forward) Played for Coach Jay Sefton at Blackhawk Christian High School Also excelled at golf.
Born March 4, 1992 Son of Kelly and Kebra Byrd Economics major.