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Honors and Awards

  • 2021-22 ACC Academic Honor Roll

  • 2019-20 ACC Academic Honor Roll


  • Announced his return for his fifth season on April 7, 2023.

  • Battled plantar fascia in his foot most of the year, but appeared in 20 games and made 12 starts, averaging 24.0 minutes per contest.

  • Averaged 6.9 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.1 assists, while shooting 50.0 percent from the field and 47.1 percent from three.

  • Produced five double-digit scoring games and six in which he made at least three 3-pointers.

  • Scored a season-high 18 points against USC Upstate (Nov. 15).

    • Finished 7-for-9 from the floor and 4-for-6 from three.

  • Totaled three-straight games in double-figures from Nov. 29 to Dec. 7.

    • Scored 15 points in an overtime win over Penn State (Nov. 29), hitting five field goals, including four threes.

    • Netted 12 points in a comeback win over Wake Forest (Dec. 2) in the ACC opener and finished 4-for-6 from 3-point range.

    • Scored 15 points in a victory over Towson (Dec. 7), finishing 4-for-6 from the field and 3-for-4 from three.

    • He finished the stretch of games 11-for-16 from 3-point range to propel the Tigers to a 3-0 record in those contests.

  • Hurt his foot in a win over Richmond (Dec. 17) and returned for the first time on Jan. 31, playing limited minutes in eight games the rest of the season.


  • Appeared in 31 games and made two starts.

  • Averaged 5.2 points, 1.3 rebounds and 0.3 assists in 14.6 minutes per contest.

  • Finished the season shooting 40.6 percent from three.

  • Posted double-figures four times last season, including a career-high-tying 17 points in a win over Miami (Oh.) (Dec. 14).

    • Finished 5-for-6 from the floor, including 3-for-3 from three and 4-for-4 at the foul line.

    • Scored 12 points against Drake (Dec. 11) and at Florida State (Feb. 15) and 11 points vs. Virginia Tech (March 5).

  • Made at least two threes in a game on 11 different occasions.

    • Had a run of games from Dec. 11 through Dec. 18 in three contests where he shot 12-for-15 from three. Clemson went 4-1 during that stretch.


  • Appeared in 24 games and made a career-high 11 starts.

  • Averaged 4.7 points and 1.3 rebounds in 15.7 minutes per contest.

  • Posted double-figure points twice last season.

    • Totaled at least eight points in a game on five occasions.

    • Had six games of at least two made threes.

  • Scored eight points in nearly nine minutes of action in a win over Maryland (Dec. 9).

  • Tallied a career-best 17 points in a road win at Wake Forest (Feb. 24).

    • Finished 6-of-7 from the field (career-high in field goals made).

    • Finished 5-for-6 from three (career-high in threes made).

  • Scored 11 points at Syracuse (March 3).

    • Finished 3-for-6 from three against the Orange.


  • Appeared in 15 games, all off the bench for the Tigers.

  • Suffered a severe high ankle sprain in the second game of the season, causing him to miss 16 contests.

  • Returned to play 13 games and finished the season averaging 4.8 points, 0.9 rebounds and 0.4 assists per game.

  • Shot 50.0 percent from the floor (25-for-50), including an impressive 47.6 percent from 3-point range (20-for-42).

  • Turned in seven games in which he netted multiple 3-pointers.

Best Games, 2019-20

  • First career appearance came in the season opener against Virginia Tech (Nov. 5), scoring three points and finishing 1-for-2 from distance.

  • Scored a then-season-high six points against Presbyterian (Nov. 7) before suffering an injury that caused him to miss 16 games.

  • Made his return and scored eight points at Louisville (Jan. 25), finishing 3-for-4 from the floor and 2-for-3 from 3-point range.

  • Grabbed a season-high three rebounds at Wake Forest (Feb. 1).

  • Netted a season-high 16 points in a home loss to Notre Dame (Feb. 9). Finished 5-for-8 from the floor and 4-for-7 from three. The four made 3-pointers were a season-high.

  • Posted back-to-back games of eight points in wins at Pittsburgh (Feb. 12) and at home against No. 5 Louisville (Feb. 15).

  • Scored nine points at Virginia Tech (March 4), finishing 3-for-6 from distance.

Before Clemson

  • Comes to Clemson as a three-star prospect.

  • Ranked No. 10 in the state of Indiana

  • Averaged 21.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game as a junior last season at Castle High School

  • Chose Clemson over Nebraska, Creighton, DePaul and Belmont


  • Born June 17, 2001 (turns 20 prior to 2020-21 season).

  • Majoring in Sports Communications.

High School Accolades

  • Indiana Jr. All-Star – May 2018

  • Castle Basketball 1,000 Point Club – February 2018

  • SIAC All-Conference First Team – 2017-18

  • IBCA Supreme 15 – 2017-18

  • SIAC All-Conference First Team – 2016-17

  • IBCA Supreme 15 – 2016-17

*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide


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