Height: 6'1"
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Tucson, Ariz.
High School: Santa Rita HS
Experience: 1 Letter


AS A FRESHMAN (2010-11) - ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM... Scoring average rose from 9.0 to 11.4 over last 10 games (16.8 ppg)... 4 games with 20 points or more in 5-game stretch (2/15/11 to 3/2/11)... Averaged 11.5 ppg in his 15 starts (38x44, .864 FT)... Hit UMd freshman lists in points (5th), FGA (7th), 3FG (6th), 3FGA (T5th), FT (6th), FTA (8th)... Finished with 9 points (5-for-5 FT) with 4 rebounds and assist in 18 mins. vs. Florida Southern... Outstanding collegiate debut (11/8) with 15 points in 18 minutes off bench (9-9 FT), 5 assists... Had 3 steals, 2 assists, 2 points and board in win over College of Charleston (11/10)... Hit 5 of 7 from floor with 2 steals to score 14 points in 14 minutes off bench vs. Maine (11/14)... Had 9 points (3-6 FG) in 16 minutes vs. #4 Pittsburgh (11/18) at Madison Square Garden... Led Terps with 17 points (6-12 FG, 3-7 3FG) in 17 minutes vs. #13 Illinois (11/19)... Hit a pair of 3-pointers in 14 minutes with season-high 3 boards in win vs. Elon (11/26)... All 10 of his points came in 2nd half at Penn State (12/1), 4-for-8 from floor, 2 assists... 12 of his 16 points after halftime vs. Temple (12/5), 2-for-6 behind arc, 25 mins... Season-high 18 points (6-10 FG, 5-6 FT) with 3 assists in 19 minutes vs. UNCG (12/8)... Had 14 points, 3 assists, 3 boards in 28 minutes off bench vs. Boston College (12/12)... Hit 6 of 9 FG for 13 points in win over North Florida (12/29)... Made first collegiate start on 1/4 vs. Colgate, 12 points (4-8 FG, 3-5 3FG) with 4 assists... Season-high 8 assists with only 1 turnover at #7 Villanova (1/15), previous best was 5 helpers... Scored 13 points (3-5 3FG) in 26 minutes vs. Clemson (1/22)... Career-high 4 rebounds and went 7-7 FT for 13 points in win at Georgia Tech (1/30)... 5 points, 5 assists and steal in 12 minutes off the bench in win vs. Wake Forest (2/5)... 15 points in 18 minutes off the bench vs. Longwood (2/9), 2-5 3FG with 4 assists... 9 of 14 points in 2nd half at BC (2/12) for back-to-back double-figure scoring games, 7 assists... Took career-high from 18 to 25 with team-high effort at Virginia Tech (2/15), 10-for-10 at FT line (18th Terp ever to be perfect in game with at least 10 FTA), 6 assists, 2 steals... ACC ROOKIE OF THE WEEK for 2/21 after back-to-back 25-point games, Went 8-14 FG, 9-10 FT en route to 25 points in win over NC State (2/20), 9 assists were most by Terrapin this season, 34 minutes were season-high, previous was 28... Team-high 17 points (5-9 FG, 3-4 3FG) with 4 assists in 26-minute start vs. Florida State (2/23)... ACC ROOKIE OF THE WEEK FOR 2ND STRAIGHT WEEK after 17 of 28 points in 2nd half at UNC (2/27) to lead Terps, 28 points most by Terp this year, 11-for-20 FG and 6-for-7 at FT line... Team-high 20 points (8-14 FG, 4-6 3FG) at Miami (3/2), 4 treys tied most by Terp this year.

BEFORE MARYLAND - 3-star prospect by Member of ESPN150... Ranked by as the 19th-best point guard in the 2010 recruiting class, graded at 93 by ESPN... Played AAU ball with Pump N' Run Elite... Outstanding scorer despite playing the point-guard spot... Averaged 27 points, seven assists as a junior... Santa Rita played in the Arizona State high school title game each of his four seasons, winning the Arizona 4A-II title his senior year... Scored 22 in title game after 27 in semifinals and 38 in first round... Averaged 29.4 points, 6.4 assists, 2.6 steals as a senior, shooting 54 percent from the floor... Two-time All-State selection... Two-time player of the year in Tucson... Finished his career as the second-leading scorer in state history among big schools, behind only NBA star Mike Bibby... Chose Maryland over Texas A&M, Georgia Tech, Arizona, UCLA and USC.

PERSONAL - Born in Tucson, Ariz... Enjoys playing the drums in his spare time... Lists Steve Francis as his all-time favorite Terp... Lists Chris Paul as his favorite NBA player... Listens to Lil Wayne, 2Pac and Jay-Z... Majoring in family science... Enjoys Mexican food... Told the Baltimore Sun he came to Maryland because he "liked how Maryland Basketball is like a family"... Recipient of the Friends of Gary Point Guard Scholarship.


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