An early entry candidate for the 2005 NBA Draft.
Career Highlights: Named Second Team All-SEC by the Associated Press and the league’s coaches as a junior. Earned SEC All-Tournament honors his sophomore and junior seasons. Started 65 of 97 career games.
Junior (2004-05): Led team and ranked 10th in the SEC in scoring (14.7 ppg). Also ranked fourth in the league in field goal percentage (.488). Posted career-high 30 points and tied a career-high by grabbing 11 rebounds vs. Auburn. Recorded 24 points, six rebounds and five steals at North Carolina. Posted 21 points on 8-for-13 shooting vs. South Carolina. Registered 16 points and six rebounds vs. Eastern Kentucky in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Tallied 19 points and seven rebounds in the second round vs. Cincinnati.
Sophomore (2003-04): Averaged 11.1 points and 5.0 rebounds. Scored in double figures 20 times, with a season-high of 23 points at Georgia. Posted first career double-double with 16 points and a career-high 11 rebounds vs. Vanderbilt. Scored 11 points and grabbed eight rebounds vs. Indiana. Recorded 14 points at Notre Dame. Tallied 18 points and nine rebounds in the SEC Tournament championship game vs. Florida. Earned All-Tournament honors after averaging 14.3 points and 5.3 rebounds in three games.
Freshman (2002-03): Averaged 3.7 points and 1.4 rebounds in 8.4 minutes per contest. Recorded season-high 16 points on 6-for-6 shooting in only 11 minutes vs. Vanderbilt. Scored eight points vs. Gonzaga in the Maui Invitational. Contributed six points off the bench at North Carolina. Totaled eight points in 11 minutes vs. IUPUI in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Strengths: Has good size and strength for the shooting guard position. Can create off the dribble as well as hit the open shot.
Personal: Majored in business marketing. Favorite NBA team is the Dallas Mavericks. If he could play one-on-one with anyone, it would be Kobe Bryant.