Played in 29 games a freshman for the Tigers as a key reserve for a team that advanced to the Sweet 16 … one of two backcourt signees in the 2017 signing class … provides an athletic presence on the court, and proved to be a combo guard at the high school level … played AAU basketball under Edward Scott, a former All-ACC standout at Clemson and still one of the program’s career leaders in assists … played at Lower Richland High School, Scott’s alma mater … recruited by assistant coach Steve Smith.
Appeared in 29 games for the Tigers, all as a reserve … averaged 7.8 minutes per contest … posted 1.8 points and 0.7 rebounds per game … tallied 17 assists, two blocks and two steals, while scoring 53 points … finished 39.0 percent from the floor, including 33.3 percent from three and 73.7 percent at the free throw line.
BEST GAMES, 2017-18
Played 11 minutes in his collegiate debut in the season opener against Western Carolina and scored four points, grabbed two rebounds and tallied one assist … notched a career-high 28 minutes against Texas Southern and grabbed a season-high four rebounds … scored a career-high seven points in 14 minutes against UNC Asheville … played 20 minutes (career-high in an ACC game) against Pittsburgh and finished with three points … finished a perfect 3-for-3 on two occasions against UNC Asheville and Louisiana-Lafayette … appeared in two NCAA tournament games – playing a combined 13 minutes.
Rated the No. 4 prospect in the state of South Carolina by 247 Sports … top-200 prospect nationally according to 247 Sports as well … led Lower Richland High School to a AAAA state championship, where he scored 16 of his team-high 20 points in the fourth quarter … performed well at the 2016 Chick-fil-A Classic in Columbia … posted 29 points, five rebounds and four steals on Dec. 20 and followed two days later with a 20-point, nine-rebound effort … played in two showcase games following his senior season, the Carolinas All-Star Classic and Capital City Classic … produced 28 points and was named MVP for the South Carolina team in the Carolinas Classic in Myrtle Beach … scored team-high 31 points in Capital City Classic … Offensive MVP of the Big Shots SC Top 100 event in September 2016 … averaged 13 points per game for Lower Richland as a junior … committed to the Tigers following official visits to Charlotte, Georgia Tech and South Carolina.