El Dorado, California
Union Mine HS
At Utah Valley ...
SENIOR (2010-11): Earned honorable mention on the Great West All-Conference Team ... started all 30 games, averaging 11.1 points and 5.2 rebounds per game ... led all Great West players with a .868 free-throw percentage, ranking 34th nationally ... hit two free-throws with three seconds left to help UVU to win at Oregon State on Dec. 1 and finished with 20 points and 11 rebounds ... named Great West Player of the Week on Dec. 6 ... scored in double figures 16 times including 24 points (on 15-17 from the free throw line) along with nine rebounds in 54 minutes in quadruple overtime win at North Dakota on Jan. 20 ... scored 23 points in win over Florida International on Dec. 28.
JUNIOR (2009-10): Second-Team All-Great West Conference selection ... led the team in scoring at 12.4 points and was third in rebounding at 4.9 rebounds per game ... named the Great West Conference Player of the Week twice ... scored in double figures 20 times, and scored a career-high 30 against San Jose State on Dec. 5, 2009 ... recorded two double-doubles: Alcorn State (20, 10) on Nov. 26, 2009 and at UTA on Jan. 5, 2010 ... played in 29 games, starting 18 and averaged 28.6 minutes per game ... he also led the team in steals (41) and assists (68) ... shot .432 percent from the field, .394 percent from the three-point line and .803 percent from the foul line.
SOPHOMORE (2008-09): Played in all 28 games and started 14 on the season ... averaged 7.5 points, 4.4 rebounds (tied for the team lead), and 2.8 assists in 25.4 minutes per game ... second on the team with 22 steals also had 10 blocks ... scored in double-digits six times on the year ... shot 50.0 percent from behind-the-arc going 11-for-22 ... was a 52.1 percent shooter overall from the field ... had a season high 13 points three times, against Binghamton, and at Chicago State and NJIT ... had a season high 10 rebounds, eight points and six assists at Houston Baptist on Jan. 13, 2009.
FRESHMAN (2007-08): Played in 23 games, starting one ... averaged 3.9 points and 2.2 rebounds in 12.7 minutes per game ... missed several games due to injury ... scored 10 points in 18 minutes in Utah Valley's home victory over San Francisco ... had nine points and eight rebounds against Johnson and Wales ... tallied 17 steals on the season.
Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Union Mine High School in El Dorado, Calif. ... was first team all-city and the SVC League MVP his senior year ... averaged 20 points and six rebounds per game as a senior ... connected on 80 percent of his free throws.
Graduated from Union Mine High School with a 3.75 GPA in 2003 ... was an honor roll student ... also lettered in football in high school ... served an LDS church mission to Costa Rica ... plans to major in Biology at Utah Valley ... both mother and father played collegiate basketball at San Jose State ... father played overseas in the Philippines and Germany ... sister plays volleyball at the University of Washington.