Player Profiles

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Class: Sr.
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Sport: Men's Basketball
Position: G


  • Has played in 64 games at West Virginia, making 54 starts at point guard
West Virginia (2013-14)
  • Named to the All-Big 12 First Team and All-Defensive Team
  • Named a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award, given to the nation’s top point guard
  • Voted team captain
  • Started all 33 games, averaging 37.3 minutes per game
  • Led the team in scoring at 18.1 points per game
  • Had five assists or more in 23 of 33 outings, with one turnover or less on 16 occasions
  • Had 14 points or more in 24 of his last 25 games, including 20 points or more in nine of his last 19 games
  • Was at or near the top in just about every Big 12 statistical category in the Big 12: scoring (1st), field goal percentage (3rd), assists (2nd), assist-to-turnover ratio (2nd), steals (8th) and minutes played (1st)
  • Had three double-doubles (points and rebounds)
  • Posted six games with nine or more assists
  • Became the first player in school history to score 500 points (598), grab 150 rebounds (186) and dish out 150 assists (193) in a season
  • 598 points scored were the 17th most all-time in a season by a WVU player
  • 193 assists were the second-most assists by a WVU player in a season
  • Shot 48.6 percent from the field, 40 percent from 3-point range and 71.9 percent from the free throw line
  • Had 41 steals
  • 182 free throws made were the seventh-most made in a season
  • Led the Big 12 in scoring in conference games only at 19.9 points per game
  • Scored double figures in 31 games, the fourth-best total in school history
  • Named to the USBWA All-District 2 Team and the Basketball Times All-District Team
  • Second-team selection to the NABC All-District 8 Team
  • Team-high 23 points and seven assists against Georgetown
  • Had 24 points and nine assists against Kansas
  • Scored a game-high 24 points at Oklahoma
  • Had 17 points against TCU
  • Scored a team-high 19 points at Iowa State
  • Had 16 points, eight rebounds and six assists vs. Baylor
  • Scored 14 points with seven assists and six rebounds at Texas
  • Finished with 19 points, seven rebounds and nine assists against Iowa State
  • Game-high 22 points at Kansas
  • Named Big 12 Player of the Week (Feb. 3) becoming the first WVU player to receive Big 12 Player of the Week honors
  • Double-double with 20 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and two steals against Oklahoma
  • Scored a career-high 35 points in the win over K-State. Tied the school record for 18 free throws made (18-of-21).
  • Scored 15 points with nine assists at Baylor. Hit the game-winning shot with 3.1 seconds remaining.
  • Finished with 19 points at Oklahoma State
  • Had 16 points, seven assists, five rebounds and three steals vs. Texas Tech
  • Double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds at Kansas State
  • Game-high 23 points against Texas
  • Finished with 20 points, eight assists, five rebounds and three steals vs. Oklahoma State
  • Game-high 25 points on 10-of-12 shooting from the field at Texas Tech
  • Had 15 points and seven rebounds at TCU
  • Finished with 15 points, 10 rebounds and six assists against William & Mary
  • Had 14 points against Purdue
  • Game-high 19 points and six rebounds against Marshall
  • Had 17 points and nine rebounds against Gonzaga
  • Finished with 16 points, six rebounds and five assists in 40 minutes at Missouri
  • Had a career-high 10 rebounds and seven assists against Loyola
  • Named to the Cancun Challenge All-Tournament team
  • Finished with 18 points, six rebounds and six assists vs. Wisconsin
  • Had 13 points, nine assists and three steals against Old Dominion
  • Scored 16 points with seven assists and five rebounds against Presbyterian
  • Became the first player in school history to have 20+ points and at least nine assists in back-to-back games
  • Had 20 points, nine assists, five rebounds and three steals against Georgia Southern
  • Scored a career-high 28 points with nine assists against Duquesne
  • Scored 10 points with nine rebounds and seven assists at Virginia Tech
  • Game-high 22 points with six assists against Mount St. Mary’s
West Virginia (2012-13)
  • Played in 31 games as a sophomore, starting 21 of those contests
  • Averaged 7.6 points and 2.9 rebounds per game
  • Led the team with 101 assists
  • Also led the team with 38 steals
  • Led the Big 12 (conference games only) in assist-to-turnover ratio at 2.90
  • Shot 76.9 percent from the free throw line
  • Had 11 games in double figures
  • Had eight points, eight assists and three steals at Kansas State
  • Scored 11 points at Texas Tech
  • Scored 14 points against Kansas
  • Scored 10 points with seven assists against Oklahoma
  • Had 17 points, including 9-of-9 from the free throw line, with six assists vs. Eastern Kentucky
  • Had 11 points against Oakland
  • Had 12 points with five assists against Michigan
  • Team-high 13 points at Duquesne
  • Hit the game-winning shot vs. Virginia Tech with five seconds left; finished with six points
  • Scored 12 points vs. Marshall
  • Game-high 18 points with seven rebounds against VMI
  • Team-high 15 points against Oklahoma
  • Team-high 15 points against Davidson
West Virginia (2011-12)
  • Sat out 2011-12 season due to NCAA transfer rules
  • Played for the East Coast All Stars who competed in Estonia in summer of 2011
Dayton (2010-11)
  • Started 34 games as a freshman
  • Led the Atlantic 10 in assists with 190 for the season
  • Finished second in the final NCAA statistics in overall assists among freshmen and was 30th overall in the NCAA in assists per game at 5.4
  • Playing 29.1 minutes per game, averaged 8.5 points per game in leading Dayton to a 22-14 record and an NIT appearance
  • Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team and earned Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors three times
  • Had a career-best 17 points at Xavier, while he had 10 assists in games against Fordham and Florida A&M
  • Had seven assists or more in a game 13 times for the Flyers
  • Had a double-double against Florida A&M with 10 points and 10 assists
  • Scored double figures 13 times
High School
  • Helped lead Oak Hill Academy to the No. 1 ranking in the Commonwealth of Virginia and a 29-4 record overall, including an undefeated record at home
  • Helped Oak Hill to a No. 7 national ranking according to USA Today and a No. 12 national ranking by ESPN
  • As a junior at Thurgood Marshall, he led the team to the Ohio Division II state finals where he finished with 28 points, four assists, two rebounds and one steal while playing all 32 minutes of the 59-53 loss to Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary High
  • During that same season, he was selected as the Dayton Area Division II Player of the Year and second team all-Ohio Division II while averaging 21 points and 9.3 assists
  • Was selected to the all-Ohio Division II third team while averaging 24 points and nine assists
  • Averaged 19 points and seven assists as a high school freshman
  • Son of Billy Staten and Cecilia Hill
  • Birthday is May 21
  • Graduated with a bachelor’s degree in public relations in May 2014
  • Pursuing a master’s degree in sport management
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Academic All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball Second Team selection
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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