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B I O

Overview
Transfer from Vanderbilt University, who will have three seasons of eligibility remaining, starting in 2016-17 ... will sit out 2015-16 as a redshirt, per NCAA rules ... point guard will compete against Avry Holmes and Jordan Roper during practice ... appeared in 31 games as a first-year freshman for the Commodores, meaning he will be an experienced redshirt sophomore when eligible ... tallied over 100 assists in his first season in college, and his pass-first mindset will bring a different dynamic to the Tiger program ... prior to his lone season in Nashville, played at Cuthbertson High School (N.C.) and Oak Hill Academy (Va.) as a prep star ... signed a financial aid agreement with Clemson after official visit in April ... recruited by assistant coach Steve Smith... majoring in sports communication.

2015-16
Redshirted

2014-15 (at Vanderbilt)
Started 11 of 31 games for Vandy, who advance to the postseason NIT ... averaged 4.3 points and 3.3 assists per game ... his 103 assists were one of the top totals in Vandy history for a freshman, and ranked second on the squad ... played 20.0 minutes per game ... shot 71.4 percent at the free throw line ... top game was Jan. 3 versus Yale, he posted 15 points and eight assists ... both figures were season highs ... followed with 10-point, four-assist outing against Auburn in the SEC opener ... posted seven points and seven assists against Tennessee State (Nov. 23) ... scored seven and added six assists versus Purdue (Dec. 13) ... posted five points in 18 minutes at Georgia (Jan. 27) ... notched seven points and six assists against South Dakota State (March 20) in the NIT.

Before Clemson
Rated as a four-star prospect (No. 76 overall) in the class of 2015 by Rivals.com ... also the No. 76 overall prospect according to Scout.com ... rated as a top-15 point guard prospect by both services ... played three seasons at Cuthbertson High (Waxhaw, N.C.) before transferring to Oak Hill Academy as a senior, where he suffered an injury-plagued final campaign ... scored over 1,400 career points at Cuthbertson, averaging 19.2 points and 4.5 assists per game ... NCPreps.com AA Player of the Year as a junior in 2012-13 ... Charlotte Observer Region Player of the Year as well ... chose Vanderbilt over Wake Forest and others during his initial recruitment ... born Jan. 26, 1995.


*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

S T A T S

Year
GP-GS
Min/Avg
FG-FGA
Pct
3FG-FA
Pct
FT-FTA
Pct
Off/Reb/Avg
A-T
BS-ST
PF-D
Pts/Avg
2014-15* 31-11

620/20.0

45-123 .366 7-31 .226 35-49 .714 5/58/1.9 103-60 3-4 34-0 132/4.3
Totals
31-11
620/20.0
45-123
.366
7-31
.226
35-49
.714
5/58/1.9
 
103-60
3-4

34-0
132/4.3

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