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Finished tied for ninth in the SEC with 15.4 points in league play ... Averaged 18.0 points in SEC Tournament ... Fifth in the league from beyond the arc in SEC action, connecting on 34-of-85 (.400) ... Second on the team in scoring with 14.0 ppg ... Had six 20-point games ... Scored a game-high 24 points on 9-of-17 shooting at Tennessee ... Matched season-high with eight rebounds against Gators and Crimson Tide ... Had a career-high 29 points on 12-of-20 shooting in loss at Georgia ... Had a team-high five assists in win at Louisville ... Grabbed eight rebounds at North Carolina ... Totaled 44 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, two blocks in EA Sports Maui Invitational ... Handed out a game and career-high six assists in win over DePaul ... Led UK with 18 points on 5-of-12 shooting in season-opening win over Miami (Ohio).
Started 22 games averaging 23.8 minutes ... Played only 21 minutes vs. UAB in NCAA 1st Rd. after getting poked in the eye ... Averaged 12.0 points and made 47 percent of threes (9-of-19) during UK’s threegame SEC Tournament run ... Reached double figures 17 times ... Shot 40 percent from three-point range (19-47) over last 10 games ... Made at least one three-pointer in 15 of the last 17 games ... Scored 21 points in home game against Florida ... Recorded first career double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds at Florida ... Tied career high with 23 points and a career-best nine rebounds at Auburn ...Named SEC Player of the Week after scoring a career-high 23 points in win over Ohio ... Also set career highs for field goals (8), three-pointers (4), and minutes (34) against the Bobcats ... Missed three games due to hip pointer, but returned to tie career high with 14 points at Georgia State.
Played in 31 games as a newcomer, averaging 3.2 ppg and 1.8 rpg ... Scored seven points and had three rebounds versus Utah ... Grabbed four rebounds in 16 minutes in NCAA Tournament opener against Eastern Kentucky ... Scored a career-high 14 points in UK’s SEC Tournament semifinal win over LSU ... Hit 3-of-5 from three-point range in league tournament ... Returned to team Jan. 16 after going home to Detroit on Jan. 10, missing three games ... Returned to action on Jan. 22 ... Scored five points on a trey and a dunk at Louisville ... His two-handed baseline dunk with 10:57 remaining began a 25-8 UK run against the Cardinals ... Recorded first career double-figure scoring game with 11 points at North Carolina ... Also had five boards in 22 minutes against the Tar Heels ... Played 19 minutes as the first man off the bench against Tennessee Tech (four points, three rebounds). Official NCAA Publication, March Madness, Cinderellas, Superstars, and Champions From the NCAA Final Four Triumph Books 2004.
Only Wildcat to have started every game ... Led team in assists (3.7), steals (1.3) and was third in scoring (13.8 ppg) ... Scored in double figures in 22 of last 25 games ... First Cat since Keith Bogans (2003) to score 20 points in four-straight games, a streak that was snapped at Tennessee ... Second in the SEC in free throw percentage (.820, 100-of-122), and made his last 19 attempts ... Led team with six charges taken ... Recorded 21 points and a career-high nine assists at home against South Carolina ... Scored a career high 24 points (22 in the second half ) in leading UK back from a 14- point deficit to win at Arkansas ... Had 21 points in home win over Tennessee ... Played a personal best 38 minutes at Vanderbilt ... Had an outstanding game against Auburn, with 18 points, seven assists and a career high 12 rebounds ... Had 20 points, four assists, five steals and five rebounds in win over Eastern Kentucky ... Scored 23 points on 6-of-9 three-point shooting in win over Chattanooga.
Missed two weeks towards end of season with a broken left hand ... Averaged 17.7 minutes and 7.9 points a game ... Scored eight points against UAB in NCAA 1st Round ... Scored 11 points in first game back after injury vs. Ole Miss in SEC Tournament ... Recorded 14 points and three rebounds at Vanderbilt ... Finished season making 33 of his last 37 free-throw attempts (.892) ... Scored a career-high 18 points on 6-of-10 shooting against Ohio ... Followed that performance with a 16-point, three-steal game against UCF ... Recorded 12 points, seven rebounds, five assists and three blocks in win at Georgia State ... Scored 14 points in 24 minutes against High Point ... Scored 12 points in 15 minutes against North Carolina ... Set career highs for free-throws made (5) and attempted (6) vs. UNC ... Scored seven points to go along with two assists versus Liberty ... Scored 12 points (5-of-9 shooting) in 22 minutes against Lipscomb ... 10 of his 12 points against the Bisons came in the game’s final 12 minutes.
Was one of two non-starters to play in all 34 games ... Averaged 14.1 minutes and 5.8 points in SEC play ... Was sixth on the team in minutes played (12.3 mpg) ... Went 14-of-28 (.500) from three-point range in last 11 regular-season games ... Had 10 points, five rebounds and five assists in win over Mississippi State ... Recorded six points, five boards and four assists at Tennessee ... Scored 10 points in just 16 minutes against LSU ... Had season highs in points (14), field goals (5), steals (2) and minutes (21) at Georgia ... Went scoreless in three-straight games against Morehead State, Indiana and Louisville ... Scored five points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out five assists (no turnovers) in 13 minutes against William & Mary ... Had 10 points in just 11 minutes at North Carolina ... Led team with six assists in 13 minutes off the bench against Coppin State ... Also had seven points, nailed a pair of treys and grabbed four rebounds in the season opener.