Photos from New Mexico's game against Colorado State.
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Photos from New Mexico's game against UNLV.
Photos from New Mexico's game against Utah
First team all-MWC Arguably played the best basketball of his UNM career the last month of the season Averaged 13.3 points and 3.9 assists in all games, but 14.3 ppg in MWC games, which was sixth-best in the MWC...averaged a team-high 19.8 ppg the last seven games and 16.6 over the final 12 260 FTs attempted is third-most in a season at UNM while 195 FTs made ranks fourth...108 (of 145) FTs in 16 MWC games, more than any other player in the league Second in MWC in assist/TO ratio at 2.2, but 39 assists and just 15 TOs the last 10 games At the NCAA Tournament, he averaged 20 ppg in two games, making 10-15 FTs...15 points vs. Montana, going 7-10 from the line Tied a career-high with 25 points against Washington...set career-best with 11 FGs made and 20 FGs attempted...most shots were on powerful drives to the basket...had 15 of the Lobos' 32 points in the first half...also four rebounds and four assists in 32 minutes Averaged 18.5 ppg in two MWC Tournament games, making 19-20 FTs...scored 20 points, making 14-15 FTs vs. Air Force...also four rebounds and four assists in 33 minutes...led the team with 17 points vs. San Diego State...went 2-4 from behind the arc, including one with 48 seconds left to get the Lobos within one 23 points for the second straight game in the win at #13/11 BYU...also six assists and just one turnover 23 points, including 7-7 FTs in the second half and 4-4 in the final 29 seconds to seal the win at Colorado State 2 FTs with 2.5 seconds remaining that secured the 59-56 final vs. Air Force Team-high 19 points at Utah, 14 coming in the second half Scored nine of UNM's 12 points during one stretch in the second half 15 points at (23/25) UNLV with 12 coming in the second half...was 9-9 at the FT line with six assists 15 points, 11 coming in the second half, vs. San Diego State...11-14 from the line Set then career-high 25 points in the win over #12/10 BYU in The Pit, making 6-10 FGs and 12-17 FTs...scored UNM's last nine points in the final 1:30 to ice the 76-72 win...17 FT attempts were the most by a Lobo since Danny Granger had 18 at Colorado State on March 6, 2004 Game-high 17 points on 3-5 FGs and 10-10 FTs vs. Colorado State in The Pit...also five assists and his second career dunk 13 points, four rebounds and six assists vs. Utah despite coming out of the game in the first half with a slightly hyper-extended left elbow 17 points vs. UNLV in The Pit, going 13-15 at the line 18 points vs. Dayton, making 12-15 FTs 13 points, six assists, four rebounds and four steals at Oral Roberts 14 points, four rebounds and six assists in the win over #16/18 Texas A&M 21 points, four rebounds, four assists and just one turnover at San Diego...had 16 points in the second half 14 points, five assists and four rebounds at New Mexico State
Only Lobo to start every game Averaged 8.1 points and a team-high 4.1 assists (140 total), good for second in the MWC Also fifth in the league in assist/TO ratio (1.82) and ninth in steals (39, 1.15 pg) Lobos were 12-1 when he had five or more assists in a games Tied a season-high with 20 points against Wyoming in the MWC Tournament Last nine games: 11.1 ppg on 24-53 FGs, 7-13 from 3-point and 45-62 FTs, 36 assists and 12 steals 50 assists and just 18 turnovers in the last 12 games Had a three-game stretch from Feb. 3-11 with 14 assists and zero turnovers in 66 minutes A real warrior at Colorado State, scoring all 18 of his points in the second half/overtime before fouling out with nine seconds left in the second OT...added eight assists in a season-high 39 minutes despite playing with a sore back 15 points, four assists and two steals in NIT game at Notre Dame, which is 30 minutes from his hometown Career-high 20 points on 4-7 FGs, 2-4 from 3-pt. and 10-13 FT's vs. Central Florida...also had seven assists Career-high 11 assists vs. Ole Miss Career-high five steals vs. Oral Roberts, notching his final pick on the last play of the game to preserve the Lobo victory...added 9 assists 15 points at BYU, 3-3 from 3-point Eight points and a game-high seven assists at Air Force
CollegeHoops.net honorable mention High-Major All-Freshman Started last 28 games at the point...most starts by a freshman point guard since John Robinson II started 30 of 34 games in 1998-99 Averaged 7.8 ppg and 3.18 apg Led the team and was eighth in the MWC with 3.18 apg...led all MWC newcomers in assists...105 assists are the most by a Lobo since Marlon Parmer had 182 in 2001 Fifth Lobo freshman with 100 assists Second on the team with 44 steals...1.33 spg was 10th in the MWC...26 steals in 16 MWC games tied for third in the league and led all newcomers averaged 7.8 ppg...second among MWC freshmen...257 points is 10th all-time among Lobo freshmen Shared the Outstanding Defensive Player award with J.R. Giddens at the postseason banquet
A 2007 graduate of Concord High School in Elkhart, Ind. Two-time first team all-area selection and a three-star recruit who was rated the No. 28 point guard in the nation by Scout.com Led Concord to a 13-7 record as a senior, scoring 21.8 ppg Also averaged 4.3 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 1.8 steals Shot 56.3% from the floor Led the Northern Lakes Conference in scoring, posting 19.6 points per game in league action Scored 1,330 points in his high school career, ranking 9th all-time at Concord, the same high school that produced Shawn Kemp Led Concord to the sectional title as a junior with a 22-2 record, averaging 22.3 ppg, four rebounds and four assists Played running back and safety on the football team
Born Oct. 21, 1988, in Elkhart Full name is Dairese Layton Gary Son of Gregory and Dennise Gary Has two older brothers, Martes and Shawntes Shawntes was a senior on the Western Michigan basketball team in 2008-09 Majoring in University Studies