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Brandon McThay
Brandon McThay

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Deerfield Beach, Fla.

High School:
Fork Union Military Prep

Last College:
Kilgore JC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 170

Position:
G

Experience:
2L

2007-08 (Junior): Appeared in 29 games with six starts and averaged 5.9 points, 1.9 assists and 1.2 rebounds as a backup guard ... Shot .426 from 3-point range which ranked second on the team and would have been third in the SLC and 30th nationally had he made the minimum shots ... He also made at least two treys seven times ... Ranked second on the team and fifth in the SLC in FT pct, at .809 ... Reached double figures in scoring seven times and had at least eight points in 11 games ... Played at least 20 minutes in 17 games, including the 11 of the final 14 ... In his first of six-consecutive starts, he had 12 points, two assists and a season-high four rebounds against St. Gregory's (12/4) ... Came back four days later and poured in a career-high 17 points thanks to a 5-of-9 effort from outside and a career-best six assists against Louisiana College (12/8) ... Led LU with a team-high 13 points - with three 3-pointers - to go along with a pair of assists and steals in a 66-49 home win over Rice (12/22) ... Netted 13 points off the bench against Sam Houston (1/19), along with a pair of 10-point efforts in victories over UTA (2/14) and Central Arkansas (2/21) ... Made all three attempts from outside against Nicholls State (3/6) as part of Lamar's 17-for-26 (.654) effort on 3-point attempts ... 10 points in the regular-season finale at SE Louisiana (3/8).

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played for coach Scott Schumacher at Kilgore JC ... Averaged 8.2 points, 2.8 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game as a sophomore ... Shot 37.5% from the field, 27.6% from three-point range and 73.9% from the free throw line ... Helped Kilgore post a 17-13 record.

2005-06 (Freshman at Lamar): Played in 21 games as a true freshman for coach Billy Tubbs ... Averaged 4.5 points and 1.2 rebounds per game ... Fourth on the team with 44 assists (2.1 apg) and had 15 steals ... Shot 36.5% (23-of-63) from the field, 26.7% (4-of-15) from three-point range and 75.9% (44-of-58) from the free throw line.

PREP SCHOOL: Averaged 10 points and nine assists per game at Fork Union Prep School ... Helped Fork Union post a 33-2 record ... Ranked as the 86th best prep school player in the country.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Billy Dreher at Deerfield Beach HS... As a senior, averaged 25 points, eight assists, four rebounds and two steals per game ... Named first-team all-state ... Helped Deerfield Beach post a 25-7 record and reach the Florida state tournament championship game, when he earned all-tournament honors ... As a junior, averaged 17 points, nine assists and three rebounds per game ... Earned second-team all-state honors ... Named Palm Beach Post Player of the Year, Sun Sentinel Player of the Year and Boca News Player of the Year ... Helped Deerfield Beach post a 25-5 record and advance to the Florida state tournament semifinals ... As a sophomore, averaged 17 points, nine assists and three rebounds per game ... Named honorable mention all-county.

PERSONAL: Brandon D. McThay was born October 16, 1986 in Deerfield Beach, FL ... Parents are Lamar and Connie McThay ... Major is General Studies.

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