BEFORE MARYLAND - Member of the men's basketball club team at Maryland for three seasons... Attended Tabb HS in Yorktown, Va., graduating in 2008... Second-team all-district player for the Tigers, who won the district title... All-tourney pick at the Bay Rivers Holiday event... Played three seasons for coach Doug Baggett.
PERSONAL - Born in Wichita, Kan... Son of James and T.J. Dillard... Father is retired from the Air Force... Majoring in kinesiology at Maryland... Nickname is J.D... If he could change anything about his sport he'd lower the hoop to nine feet so he could dunk... Sports hero is Albert Pujols... Worked on ball-handling and shooting in the off-season... Hopes to attend physical therapy school... Says the toughest thing about being a student-athlete is time management.