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Anthony Holliday
Anthony  Holliday

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Norwalk

Last College:
Cerritos College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
G

Birthdate:
03/07/1992

Experience:
2L

Honors:
2015 Third-Team All-Southland Conference

-2015 Third-Team All-Southland Conference

-2015 Third-Team College Sports Madness All-Southland Conference

-Played in 57 games, earning 46 starts

2014-15 (Senior): Third-team All-Southland Conference selection … Played in 29 games earning 28 starts … Led the team in scoring averaging 14.7 points per game … Finished the year ranked fourth in the Southland averaging better than 18 points per game during conference only games … Also ranked among the league’s top 20 in free throw percentage (.786/9th), assists (3.5/12th) and assist-to-turnover ratio (1.2/13th) … Averaged 1.9 rebounds, 1.1 steals per game and blocked six shots on the season … Shot 49 percent from the field, and was 27-of-75 (.360) from beyond the three-point arc … Scored at least 23 points six times in the first nine conference games, including a 30-point outing, and raised his career high six times during that stretch … Scored in double-figures 22 times, including eight games of at least 20 points … Led the Cardinals in scoring 11 times … Recorded his lone double-double of the season with a 14-point, 11-assist game against Champion Baptist … Also recorded a season-high five steals against the Tigers … Named Southland Player of the Week after averaging 27 points in games against Abilene Christian and Stephen F. Austin … Scored a career-high 23 points in a conference-opening victory over Nicholls … Improved his career high three nights later with 25 points in the win at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi – also dished out eight assists against the Islanders … Equaled that output with 25 points at Northwestern State … Raised his career high in the very next game scoring 30 points at Houston Baptist … Added a 29-point effort the next time out against Abilene Christian … The game against ACU came in the midst of a six-game stretch that saw Holliday average nearly 25 points per game … Closed out his career with a 26-point outing, on 5-of-7 (.714) shooting from beyond the arc at McNeese State, and a 20-point performance against Sam Houston State … Scored 14 points and pulled down a season-high eight rebounds in the victory over Milligan College.

2013-14 (Junior): Overcame injuries to play in 28 games, earning 18 starts ... Averaged 6.3 points, 1.8 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 0.7 steals per game ... Also recorded four blocks on the season ... Shot 49 percent from the field ... Was 63-of-85 (.741) from the free throw line ... Scored in double figures eight times ... Scored 10 points in three consecutive games (at Stephen F. Austin, at Northwestern State and Nicholls State) ... Also scored 10 points at Incarnate Word and against Sam Houston State ... Was 8-for-8 from the free throw line against UIW ... Along with the 10-point outing at SFA, he also grabbed six rebounds and dished out five assists ... Scored nine points and pulled down a career-high seven rebounds at Canisius ... Followed that up with a nine-point, four-rebound outing at Colorado State ... Had 14 points and three rebounds in the win over Houston Baptist ... Scored a career-high 18 points on 6-of-9 (.667) shooting ... Tied his career high with an 18-point outing in the win over New Orleans ... Connected on 7-of-9 (.778) shots against the Privateers.

Junior College:Named league MVP during his sophomore season ... Was second-team All-South Coast Conference selection as a freshman ... Led the team in scoring averaging 16 points per game as a sophomore ... Also averaged 2.9 rebounds and 2.5 assists ... Led the Falcons with 33 three-pointers in 26 contests ... Holliday scored in double-figures 17 times during his rookie season, while connecting on 93-of-120 (77.5 percent) free throws ... Averaged 13 points per game that season ... Scored a season-high 27 points against Los Angeles Trade-Tech College.

High School: A three-time all-city selection, who also garnered All-Suburban League honors ... Four-time all-league honoree ... Averaged 24 points, six rebounds and four assists per game during his senior season at Norwalk ... That coming on the heels of a junior season where he averaged 20 points per game ... Scored a career-high 50 points against Mater Dei during his junior campaign ... Proved he was a scorer as an underclassmen averaging 10 points per game as a freshman and 16 per contest the following year.

Personal: Son of Anthony Holliday and Catharene Smith ... Born Mar. 7, 1992, in Detroit, Mich.

03/09/2015

De Lattibeaudiere Named Southland Newcomer of the Year

Seniors Tyran de Lattibeaudiere and Anthony Holliday earn All-SLC honors

03/06/2015

Cardinals Fall Short on Senior Night

Senior Anthony Holliday closes out career with 20-point effort

03/02/2015

Rivalry Game Ends in Heartbreak

Late turnover leads to game-winning McNeese basket with six seconds remaining

02/19/2015

Cards Host McNeese State as Former Players Reunite on Campus

Former Lamar coaches and players return to campus for Saturday showdown against McNeese State

02/16/2015

Lamar Exacts Revenge on the Huskies

Sophomore Marcus Owens scores 20 points in LU win

02/01/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: ACU @ LAMAR MBB

(BEAUMONT, TX) - HIGHLIGHTS FROM LAMAR'S WIN OVER ACU.

01/27/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: SFA @ LAMAR MBB

(BEAUMONT, TX) - Highlights from LAMAR'S loss to SFA in the Montagne Center.

01/24/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: LAMAR MBB AT HBU

01/19/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: SELA VS. LAMAR MBB

01/18/2015

HIGHLIGHTS: LAMAR MBB @ NORTHWESTERN STATE

12/02/2013

UTPA vs. LAMAR MBB

Texas Pan American vs. Lamar MBB

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