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Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for 2013-14, while sitting out the season due NCAA transfer rules ... transferred from Tulane University prior to the start of the 2013-14 season.
Played his freshman and sophomore seasons at Tulane University ... named second team All-Conference USA and second team All-District 11 by the NABC in 2013 ... also earned third team All-Louisiana by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association (LSWA) ... 34th player in school history to reach 1,000 career points (1,013) ... had 51 double-figure scoring games in his career (20 with 20-plus points) ... scored 30-plus points in three games ... his 550 points as a sophomore were the ninth-most in Tulane history ... poured in a season-high 30 points with six three-pointers in win at Rice ... scored 28 points in win over Hofstra, with five 3-pointers, a career-high eight rebounds and five steals ... had 19 points and a career-high nine assists in win over Marshall ... earned Tulane Classic All-Tournament honors ... named C-USA and LSWA Freshman of the Year in 2012 ... also earned first team All-C-USA honors as a freshman.
Averaged 21.2 points, 3.1 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game during his career for coach Billy Grant at Pleasant Grove High School ... three-time captain and earned league and team MVP honors as a sophomore, junior and senior ... named 5A Player of the Year honors and Metro Player of the Year as a senior ... runner-up for Mr. Basketball in Alabama, behind future Tide teammate Levi Randolph ... scored 47 points and also hit 26 free throws in one game.
Born Aug. 7, 1993 ... son of Glenene and Ricky Sr. ... has one sister, Aleah ... majoring in consumer affairs.