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Full Name: Travis Mitchell Hansen
Position: Guard/Forward
Height/Weight: 6-6 (1.98 m)/ 210 (95.3 kg)
Birthdate: April 15, 1978 (Provo, Utah)
High School: Mountain View HS (Orem, Utah)
College: Brigham Young

NBA DRAFT 2003
Selected in the second round (37th overall) by the Atlanta Hawks


Utah Valley State College
SeasonGGSFGMFGAPCTFTMFTAPCTREBASTSTLBLPTSAVG
1996-9731117258.45384116.724162112431934711.2
Three-point field goals: 1996-97, 29-for-71 (.408).

Brigham Young
SeasonGGSFGMFGAPCTFTMFTAPCTREBASTSTLBLPTSAVG
2000-0124949120.4082839.71873271541315.5
2001-023030148340.435138182.75818746191346915.6
2002-033232169383.441163204.79915277292053916.8
Totals8671366843.434329425.7744121506337113713.2
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 5-for-17 (.294); 2001-02, 35-for-83 (.422); 2002-03, 36-for-106 (.340). Totals: 76-for-206 (.369).

Played final three seasons of collegiate career at Brigham Young, after starting career at Utah Valley State College in 1996-97. Spent 1997-98 and 1998-99 seasons on a LDS mission in Santiago, Chile. Returned to UVSC in 1999-2000 and sat out as a redshirt.

Career Highlights: Was a consensus First Team All-Mountain West Conference selection as a senior, and was named Co-Defensive Player of the Year with Marcus Banks of UNLV. Earned Second Team All-MWC honors as a junior. Finished career ranked 24th on BYU’s all-time scoring list. Named to all-tournament team at the 2003 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament after averaging 15.7 points and shooting 57.6 percent from field.

Senior (2002-03): Led team in scoring (16.8 ppg) and blocked shots, and ranked second in rebounding and assists. Scored a season-high 27 points at Colorado State. Posted a 21-point, 12-rebound performance vs. Utah. Tallied 12 points and 12 rebounds vs. St. Bonaventure. Recorded 21 points and six rebounds vs. Connecticut in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament.

Junior (2001-02): Averaged team-leading 15.6 points and 6.2 rebounds. Paced team in scoring 14 times. Set career highs with 30 points and 17 rebounds at Pepperdine. Registered 18 points and 15 rebounds vs. Arizona State. Led team with 23 points and grabbed three steals vs. UC-Irvine in the First Round of the NIT. Scored 17 points and dished out five assists at Memphis in the Second Round of the NIT.

Sophomore (2000-01): Missed nine games due to a stress fracture in his right foot. Scored season-high 12 points at Weber State. Tallied 10 points and eight rebounds at Wyoming. Pulled down seven rebounds vs. Cincinnati in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament.

Freshman (1996-97): At Utah Valley State, averaged 11.2 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 3.6 assists. Tallied season-high 24 points, nine rebounds, and six assists at Colorado Northwestern. Recorded 21 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists at Dixie (UT). Posted 19 points, 11 rebounds, and six assists vs. North Idaho. Received team Iron Man Award.

Strengths: He is a high-energy player who can have an impact from any place on the court. Can drive or shoot outside.

Personal: Majoring in Health Science with a minor in Business. Married to the former LaRee Merrell.