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Daniel Horton
Full Name: Daniel Chadwick Horton
Position: Guard
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 205
Birthdate: April 21, 1984 (Baton Rouge, La.)
High School: Cedar Hill HS (Cedar Hill, Texas)
College: Michigan
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Michigan
Season G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2002-03 30 30 151 406 .372 81 106 .764 74 216 .343 68 134 41 13 457 15.2
2003-04 34 32 134 366 .366 79 112 .705 68 199 .342 97 122 60 8 415 12.2
2004-05 13 11 53 137 .387 35 47 .745 20 56 .357 37 54 22 2 161 12.4
2005-06 33 33 187 418 .447 136 151 .901 71 180 .394 84 174 64 11 581 17.6
Totals 110 106 525 1327 .396 331 416 .796 233 651 .358 286 484 187 34 1614 14.7

Career Highlights: Voted to the All-Big Ten First Team (by media). Voted All-Big Ten Second Team (by coaches). Was the 2004 NIT MVP. Named 2003 Big Ten Freshman of the Year. Named to the 2003 All-Big Ten Second Team. Finished 11th on Michiganís all-time scoring list (1,614).

Senior (2005-06): Led the team in scoring (17.6 ppg), assists (5.3 apg) and steals (1.9 spg). Scored in double figures 29 times. Had a career-high 39 points in win against Illinois. Posted four double-doubles (points, assists). Had 13 points and a season-high 12 assists in win over Penn State. Recorded 18 points and four assists in loss to South Carolina in the NIT championship game. Averaged 22.2 points and 5.4 assists in five NIT games.

Junior (2004-05): Averaged 12.4 points and 4.2 assists. Missed six games with a sprained left knee and 12 additional games due to a team suspension. Scored in double figures in nine of the 13 games he played in. Scored a season-high 24 points in win over Northwestern. Had a season-high 10 assists against Penn State. Had a season-high five steals in win over Colorado.

Sophomore (2003-04): Averaged 12.2 points and 3.6 assists. Scored in double figures 24 times. Scored a season-high 20 points twice in games against Michigan State and Missouri. Averaged 14.8 points, 3.8 rebounds and 5.0 assists in five NIT games.

Freshman (2002-03): Averaged 15.2 points and 4.5 assists. Scored in double figures 24 times. Posted a season-high 31 points against Purdue. Scored 20 or more points eight times. Had a season-high nine assists in win against IUPUI. Totaled 25 points and seven assists in win over Wisconsin. Went 7-for-10 from three-point range and scored 24 points in win against UCLA.

Strengths: Good size for the point guard position, along with solid court vision and quickness off the dribble. Has improved his shooting range.

Personal: Son of Andrea Williams and Daryl Horton. His brother Jason is a sophomore guard at Missouri. Majoring in General Studies. Good friends with high school rival Chris Bosh.