Full Name:
Tamar Ulysses Slay
Position:
Guard
College:
Marshall
Height:
6-9
Weight:
215
High School:
Woodrow Wilson HS (Beckley, W.V.)
Birthdate:
April 2, 1980
Birthplace:
Beckley, W.V.

Statistics

NBA DRAFT 2002
Selected in the second round (54th overall) by the New Jersey Nets.

HIGHLIGHTS
Concluded career as Marshall’s all-time leader in three-point field goals made (251) and attempted (650). Ranks sixth in school history in scoring (1,792 points) and seventh in steals (142).


AT MARSHALL
As a senior, averaged 18.9 points and 5.4 rebounds and was named All-Mid American Conference honorable mention.
Named First Team NABC All-District.
One of 50 players selected to the John Wooden Award Preseason Watch List.
Had 26 points and 10 rebounds against Kentucky.
Scored a season-high 29 points in a first round MAC Tournament win over Northern lllinois.

As a junior, led team in scoring (17.3 ppg).
Recorded his first career double-double against Charleston with 24 points and 10 rebounds.
Scored a game-high 28 points vs. Cincinnati.
Scored his 1,000th career point against Eastern Michigan.
Had 24 points in a win over Miami.

As a sophomore, became the first Marshall player since rejoining the MAC in 1997 to be named First Team All-MAC.
Led the MAC in scoring (19.9 ppg, 26th in nation).
Led conference in three-point field goals made per game (3.1).
Finished fourth in the MAC in field goal percentage (49.8%) and third in three-point percentage (43.3%).
Scored a career-high 38 points in a double-overtime win over Western Michigan.
Named Toyota Capitol Classic team MVP as he scored 35 points against West Virginia.

As a freshman, played in all 27 games, starting 15. Scored in double figures seven times, including 17 points against Eastern Michigan.

STATISTICS
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 27 15 60 161 .373 20 29 .690 68 36 17 7 162 6.0
1999-00 30 30 216 434 .498 72 102 .706 132 69 37 18 597 19.9
2000-01 27 27 154 380 .405 102 125 .816 146 72 39 12 466 17.3
2001-02 30 30 196 439 .446 95 130 .731 161 72 49 16 567 18.9
Totals 114 102 626 1414 .442 289 386 .749 507 250 142 53 1792 15.7
Three-point field goals: 1998-99, 22-for-73 (..301); 1999-00, 93-for-215 (.433); 2000-01, 56-for-171 (.327); 2001-02, 80-for-191 (.419). Totals: 251-for-650 (.340).