Finished fourth in the voting for the Wooden Award as a senior, also placed on All-America Third Team by the Associated Press after leading Wichita State to a school-record 35 wins and an appearance in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament ... A 2014 Missouri Valley Conference All-First Team Selection, was also named a finalist for the Oscar Robertson Trophy ... Reached national semifinal game against eventual NCAA champion, Louisville, in 2013 when he was named to the All-Missouri Valley First Team, All-Newcomer Team and claimed Newcomer of the Year honors ... Two-time NJCAA Division III Player of the Year in 2011 and 2012, and an NJCAA All-American for Sullivan County Community
College in New York ... Tied for the third-best scoring effort at WSU in an NCAA Tournament game with 31 versus Kentucky ... Already well-traveled, he played at Pine Bush High School in New York after attending Mt. Zion Academy in North Carolina ... A hard-nosed player who never gives up, battles on every play at both ends of the floor ... Skills can still be improved, particularly his jump shot which often appears flat and doesn`t leave much room for error, but all the tools are there for advancement.