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Ended sophomore season ranked No. 26 on CMU's career scoring list with 1,011 points.
2011-12: [Game-by-Game] Third team All-MAC selection … named MAC West Division Player of the Week (11/28) … named to the All-Tournament Team at the Great Alaska Shootout after averaging 18.0 points and 7.3 rebounds per game … averaged 15.8 points and 6.7 rebounds per game … played in all 32 games with 29 starts … ranked fourth in the MAC in scoring (15.8), eighth in rebounding (6.7) and 15th in blocked shots (0.7) … in MAC games only, ranked third in the league in scoring (15.5), fifth in rebounding (6.9), 13th in field goal percentage (.466) and tied for 12th in blocked shots (0.8) … notched five double-doubles … poured in a career-high 33 points at Toledo (2/22) … the 33 points against the Rockets were an individual MAC season high in league action … pulled down a career-high 15 points against Charlotte (11/15) … notched a career-high eight assists at Nebraska (12/20) … posted eight 20-point games … scored 1,000th career point in the MAC Tournament loss to Toledo (3/7/12) … became first Chippewa to record 1,000th career point as a sophomore … … named Preseason All-MAC West Division for the second straight year … ranked the No. 16 shooting guard in the nation by Lindy's Sports preseason preview magazine.
2010-11: [Game-by-Game] Finished one point behind Buffalo's Javon McCrea in the MAC Freshman of the Year voting ... set CMU single-season freshman scoring record with 506 points ... scored 20-plus points 11 times, recording 26 double-digit scoring efforts ... named honorable mention All-MAC ... became the first freshman in league history to be named to the Preaseason All-MAC Team ... named Preseason MAC Newcomer of the Year by Blue Ribbon and Sporting News ... ranked No. 15 in Sports Illustrated list of Top 16 Impact Freshmen ... scored a career-high 30 points vs. Toledo (1/12) ... pulled down career-high 10 rebounds at South Alabama (11/20) ... tallied a career-high six assists vs. Ball State (2/26) ... led team and finished third in MAC with 16.3 points per game ... recorded a career-high five steals at Eastern Michigan (1/23) ... named to Mid-Major Freshmen All-America Team by collegeinsider.com ... finished third among Division I freshmen in scoring ... was one of just 18 collegiate players selected to participate in the Kevin Durant NIKE Skills Academy in the offseason.
Ranked as a
four-star recruit … tabbed the No. 7 shooting guard in the nation, No.
26 player overall by Scout.com ... given a grade of 95 and ranked the No. 6
shooting guard, No. 30 overall, in the nation by ESPN … rated the No.
26 player in the country by Rivals.com … the
top-rated recruit in Mid-American Conference history according to
Rivals.com ... member of the ESPNU Top 100
Watch List … scored 1,644 points and grabbed 648 rebounds in his career …
averaged 24.3 points and 10.5 rebounds per contest as a senior and 24.0
points, 9.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists as a junior … averaged 17.5
points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.5 assists as a sophomore … finished as the
runner-up for the 2010 Hal Schram Michigan Mr. Basketball Award …
became the first two-time Mount Pleasant Morning Sun Player of the Year
in the paper's history … four-time district champion … advanced to the
regional finals in the state tournament as a senior … earned Class A
Associated Press first-team All-State honors as a junior and senior and
honorable mention honors as a sophomore … named to the Detroit Free
Press, Detroit News and Saginaw News Dream Team as a junior and senior …
named third-team All-American by MaxPreps.com as a senior … tabbed
first-team All-Saginaw Valley League as a junior and senior and
second-team as a sophomore …earned Detroit News and Detroit Free Press
fourth-team All-State honors as a sophomore … ranked the No. 13 player
in the state by Mick McCabe of the Detroit Free Press as a sophomore …
named to the Mount Pleasant Morning Sun Dream Team as a sophomore …
four-year starter at Mount Pleasant … played all five positions
throughout his career … coached by Sam Taylor at Mount Pleasant … closed
career with 64-31 record …played his club ball for Team Detroit … named
a first-team all-star at the LeBron James Skills Academy in July of
2009 … won the Reebok Summer Championship in 2010 with Team Detroit …
also participated in the 2009 adidas Nations, the NBA Top 100 camp and
the Paul Pierce Skills Camp … earned MVP honors at the adidas Phenom150
camp in 2006 … attended the Reebok Create-N-Finish Challenge … honorary
member of the 2K Sports Preseason All-American team … won the 2-on-2
competition with Ray McCallum, Jr. at the Kentucky Derby Festival
Classic … named to the 2010 adidas US National team … participated in
the 2009 adidas May Classic … chose CMU over offers from Michigan,
Michigan State, UCLA and Arizona State.