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Tony Snell

20 | Forward

Bulls

Biography

Background

2013-14 SEASON:
Appeared in 77 games (12 starts) for the Bulls in his rookie NBA season, averaged 4.5 points, 1.6 rebounds, 0.9 assists and 0.4 steals in 16.0 minutes.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Selected in the first round (20th overall) by the Chicago Bulls in the 2013 NBA Draft (06/27/13).

COLLEGE:
Played in 104 games (77 starts) over the span of three seasons for the Lobos … averaged 9.2 ppg, 2.4 rpg, 2.0 apg, 24.8 mpg and shot .421 from the field, .380 from behind the arc and .821 from the line … selected MVP of the 2013 Mountain West Tournament and Second Team All-League as a junior … helped the Lobos to both a regular season and postseason Mountain West title … left the Lobos program ranked 10th all-time with 434 career three-point attempts … finished his career with 952 points … he improved his three-point shooting percentage every season while on campus (2010-11: .345, 2011-12: .387, 2012-13: .390) … as a junior, he averaged 12.5 ppg (13th in Mountain West), 2.9 apg (ninth) and 0.83 steals in 31.2 mpg … shot .422 from the field, .390 from three and .843 percent from the line … he ranked seventh in the league in 3FGM per game (1.8) … finished as the second-leading scorer on the team and helped the Lobos rank 38th in the nation in points allowed … selected Third-Team All-Mountain West … named Mountain West Tournament MVP after a game-high 21 points (5-7 3FG) in the title game win versus UNLV … scored 13 straight points in the contest -- and 13 of the last 17 -- for UNM late in the second half … finished the tournament with 17.7 ppg, .515 from the field and .600 from downtown (12-20 3FG) … as a sophomore, he posted 10.5 ppg, 2.7 rpg, 2.3 apg and 0.51 spg in 25.6 mpg ... shot a collegiate-best .448 from the field, as well as .387 percent from behind the arc (fourth in the Mountain West) and .831 percent from the line … ranked fifth in the league in threes per game (2.1) … earned Honorable Mention All-Mountain West honors and was selected to the All-Mountain West Tournament Team … his freshman season, he posted 4.4 ppg and 1.9 rpg in 17.5 mpg.

PERSONAL:
Full name is Tony Snell, Jr. ... son of Tony and Sherika … majored in University Studies … was a high school teammate of San Antonio Spur Kawhi Leonard.

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