#30 - Troy Daniels
Position: Guard
Year: Junior
Hometown: Roanoke, Va.
Previous School: William Fleming
Height: 6-4
Weight: 200

TROY DANIELS - CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP-GS Min.
FG-FGA
Pct.
3FG-ATT
Pct.
FT-FTA
Pct.
Off-Def-Tot
Avg.
PF-FO
Ast.
TO
Blk.
Stl.
Pts.-Avg.
2009-10
26-0
6.0
18-49
.367
15-41
.366
5-6
.833
3-13-16
0.6
15-0
6
2
2
2
56-2.2
2010-11
27-1
4.7
18-59
.305
18-54
.333
1-3
.333
5-16-21
0.8
17-0
1 4 0
5
55-2.0
Totals
53-1
5.3
36-108
.333
33-95
.347
6-9
.667
8-29-37
0.7
32-0
7
6
2
7
111-2.1

 

QUICK HITS:
· Known as the best shooter on the team, possessing the ability to knock down a shot from anyone on the court

· Has great size for the shooting guard spot and will battle for a starting spot with the graduation of Ed Nixon and Brandon Rozzell

· Coming off a summer in which he took a 10-day, five-game trip to Europe with Global Sports Academy. He averaged over 23 points per game and finished the trip with a 41-point performance, including nine-three-pointers

AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11):
· Saw action in 27 of VCU's 40 games last year, earning his first collegiate start in a home victory over UNC Wilmingto

· Missed 11 games during the main conference stretch after breaking his foot just two minutes into his first collegiate start (1/29/11)

· In the four games prior to his injury, Daniels averaged nearly seven points on 49% shooting and eight three-pointers

· Set a career-high in points (12) and three-pointers (four) in a home victory over VMI on Dec. 8, 2010

Getting to Know Troy
Only child of Irving (father), Cheryl (mother), Larry (step-father)
Majoring in Business
Born on July 15, 1991
Outside of his playing career, Daniels has aspirations to become a GM of a NBA team
Troy's Career Highs
Points: 12
   vs. VMI (12/8/10)
Rebounds: 3 (three times)
last time: at Towson (1/24/11)
Assists: 2
vs. Saint Louis (3/29/10)
Field Goals Made: 4
vs. VMI (12/8/10)
Three-Point FG Made: 4
vs. VMI (12/8/10)
Free Throws Made: 2 (two times)
last time: at George Washington (3/16/10)
Free Throws Attempted: 4 (two times)
last time: vs. Georgia State (1/19/11)
Steals: 3
at Wake Forest (11/16/10)
Blocked Shots: 1 (two times)
last time: at George Washington (3/16/10)
Minutes: 17
last time: at George Washington (3/16/10)

AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10):
· Played behind deep stable of guards and continued to progress, increasing his minutes and shooting percentage throughout the year

· Knocked down multiple three-pointers on four different occasions (1/2 vs. UNC Wilmington, 1/27 vs. Towson, 3/16 at George Washington and 3/24 vs. Boston)

· Ten of his 15 three-pointers and 12 of his 18 field goals came in the comforts of the Siegel Center

PRIOR TO VCU:
· Played in three straight VHSL AAA State Tournaments, including two appearances in the championship game, played at the Siegel Center. (2007, 2009)

· After posting an average of 17 points and six rebounds during his senior campaign, Daniels earned Virginia High School Coaches’ Association AAA First-Team All-State honors for the Colonels.

· During his senior year, he was named Northwest Region Player of the Year and the Roanoke Times Player of the Year

· Daniels made his trips to the charity stripe count, knocking down over 85 percent of his free throws during his senior season

· Rivals.com rated him a three-star prospect and among the best shooters in the state of Virginia, while Scout.com had him ranked as the 35th-best shooting guard in the country.



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