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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 99218122.030170142.911935933.111920358.6992192.224021309471278408.5
2015Fr3571820.59322840.84111535.7285352.840802.389134252382557.3
2016So3279724.910624842.74013230.3508360.224682.185143432463029.4
2017Jr3266620.810222545.33811233.9416761.235712.266053263432838.8

Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship Notebook

By John Antonik | March 08, 2017

KANSAS CITY - How does Bob Huggins get Daxter Miles Jr. to repeat what he did last Friday night against Iowa State when he scored 23 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help the Mountaineers lock up the No. 2 seed in this week’s Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship?

Six Mountaineers Honored By the Big 12

By Bryan Messerly | February 23, 2017

Six West Virginia University men’s basketball players have been named to the 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball Team.

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.