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Daxter Miles Jr.

#4 Daxter Miles Jr.

G | Jr. | 6-3 | 200 | Baltimore, Md. | Dunbar HS/Notre Dame Prep

2015-16 (Sophomore)

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball First Team
  • Averaged 9.4 points and 2.1 rebounds per game
  • Averaged 24.9 minutes per contest
  • Shot 42.7 percent from the field
  • Made 40 3-point field goals
  • Had 43 assists and 46 steals
  • Ranked 11th in the Big 12 in steals per game (1.44)
  • Had 10 points at Baylor
  • Scored 15 points on 5-of-10 shooting from 3-point range against Texas Tech
  • Missed the Texas and Oklahoma games with a strained right hamstring
  • Had a season-high 20 points, including 4-of-5 from 3-point range, in the home win vs. Baylor
  • Scored 11 points at Texas Tech and at Iowa State
  • Missed the first game of his career against Oklahoma State with a sore ankle
  • Scored 14 points, including 3-of-5 from 3-point range, at TCU
  • Finished with 10 points at Kansas State
  • Scored 12 points against Eastern Kentucky
  • Had 14 points and five steals against Marshall
  • Scored 18 points on 4-of-7 shooting from 3 against UL Monroe
  • Scored 18 points with four steals against Kennesaw State
  • Named to the all-tournament team at the Las Vegas Invitational
  • Scored 14 points and had six steals in the win over San Diego State
  • Had 14 points against Bethune-Cookman
  • Scored 13 points against Stetson
  • Had 11 points and five rebounds against James Madison in Charleston
  • Scored 19 points with three assists and four steals in the opener against Northern Kentucky

2014-15 (Freshman)

  • Started all 35 games as a true freshman
  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Averaged 7.3 points and 2.3 rebounds per game
  • Averaged 20.5 minutes per contest
  • Hit 41 3-point field goals
  • Had 34 assists and 38 steals
  • Recorded double figures in 15 games
  • Scored 12 points against Maryland in the NCAA Tournament
  • Had 10 points against Buffalo in the NCAA Tournament
  • Had 11 points against Baylor in the Big 12 Championship
  • Scored 15 points against Oklahoma State
  • Had a career-high 23 points at Kansas
  • Scored 11 points and had five assists at Baylor
  • Had 12 points to go with five steals and three assists in the win over Texas
  • Scored six points at Oklahoma State
  • Had 10 points against Baylor
  • Scored 12 points with three steals against Texas Tech
  • Scored 10 points, including the game-tying basket at the end of regulation against TCU
  • Finished with 12 points at Texas Tech
  • Scored nine points at TCU
  • Finished with five points and six rebounds against Virginia Tech
  • Had seven points and four rebounds at Northern Kentucky
  • Scored 13 points against LSU
  • Scored nine points with four steals against College of Charleston
  • Finished with 12 points against VMI
  • Scored 10 points in the win over UConn in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off championship
  • Had 10 points and a team-high six rebounds against Boston College
  • Scored five points against George Mason
  • Had five points with five rebounds and three assists against Lafayette
  • Started his first collegiate game vs. Monmouth, finished with three points

High School

  • Attended Notre Dame Prep in Fitchburg, Mass., playing for coach Ryan Hurd
  • Averaged 22 points, six rebounds and six assists
  • Previously attended Dunbar High in Baltimore, playing for former Mountaineer guard Cyrus Jones
  • Averaged 15 points, six rebounds and 3.4 assists as No. 1 Dunbar finished 26-2 and won the Class 1A state championship
  • Hit the game-winning shot at the buzzer to beat Edmondson in the Baltimore City Division I championship game
  • Recorded a double-double with 15 points, 11 rebounds in the Poets’ 54-52 win over No. 9 New Town in the state title game
  • Named to the Baltimore Sun 2012-13 All-Metro First Team for boys basketball
  • Played AAU basketball with Nike Baltimore Elite

Personal

  • Son of Daxter Miles Sr. and Renee Reid
  • Birthday is January 5
  • Majoring in sport management
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
SeasonClassGPMinMpgFGFGAFG%3G3GA3G%FTFTAFT%OffRebRpgPFDqAstTOBlkStlPtsPPG
Totals 72159522.221249942.58826133.78114157.4661562.2183287715915938.2
2015Fr3571820.59322840.84111535.7285352.840802.389134252382557.3
2016So3279724.910624842.74013230.3508360.224682.185143432463029.4
2017Jr58016.0132356.571450.03560.0281.69010317367.2

Carter, Miles Jr. Earn Big 12 Honors

By Bryan Messerly | October 06, 2016

West Virginia University junior guards Jevon Carter and Daxter Miles Jr. were named to the 2016-17 Preseason All-Big 12 Honorable Mention Team, the league office announced today.

Four Named to Academic All-Big 12 Team

By Bryan Messerly | February 24, 2016

Miles Jr., Carter, Adrian, Williams Earn Recognition

Miles Jr., Carter Not Ordinary Freshmen

By John Antonik | March 11, 2015

Bob Huggins says he thought Daxter Miles Jr. and Jevon Carter might turn into pretty good players at some point during their careers.