An early entry candidate for the 2007 NBA Draft.
Career Highlights: Named First-Team All-Big Ten by the media and Second-Team All-Big Ten by the coaches. Named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team.
Freshman (2006-07): Started all 39 games and finished third on team in scoring (11.3 ppg) and first in assists (6.1 apg) and steals (2.2 spg). Shot 52 percent from the field and 30 percent from three-point range. Scored in double figures 21 times and had a career-high 23 points in a win over Michigan. Had 10 or more assists six times, five steals three times and a career-high eight rebounds in a win against Cincinnati. Averaged 16.0 points, 4.8 assists, 2.0 and 5.0 rebounds in six NCAA Tournament games. Finished with 20 points, six assists and four steals in the NCAA Championship game against Florida.
High School: Helped Lawrence North compile a record of 103-7 over four seasons, which included a 29-0 mark in 2005-06. The Wildcats joined Franklin (1920-22) and Marion (1985-87) as the only teams to win three consecutive Indiana state championships. Their 2005-06 team also became the 10th team in Indiana history to finish undefeated. Lawrence North's average margin of victory in the 29 wins was more than 21 points per game. Named to 2006 McDonald’s All-America team. Averaged 16.5 points and 4.0 assists as a senior. Named First Team All-State.
Strengths: Exceptional quickness and penetrating ability. Makes excellent shot/pass decisions. Lateral quickness enables him to pressure the ball defensively and deny penetration.
Personal: Son of Rene and Mike Conley Sr., a 1992 Olympic Gold Medalist in the triple jump and silver medalist in 1984. Has three siblings, Jordan, Sydney and Jon.