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Davon Reed

position

Guard

Height

6-6

Weight

208 lbs.

Class

Freshman

Hometown

Ewing, N.J.

High School

Princeton Day School (N.J.)

Davon Reed - Men's Basketball - University of Miami Athletics

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All-ACC, Third Team, 2017
All-ACC Defensive Team, 2017
ACC’s Skip Prosser Award, 2017 (ACC’s top men’s basketball scholar-athlete)
CoSIDA Academic All-District Team, 2017
ACC Postgraduate Scholarship Honoree, 2017

Candidate for Senior CLASS Award and Allstate NABC Good Works Team, 2017
NABC Honors Court, 2016
All-ACC Academic Men’s Basketball Team, 2015, 2016, 2017
All-ACC Academic Honor Roll – 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16
NIT All-Tournament Team, 2015

President’s List (4.0 GPA): Spring 2017
Provost Honor Roll (3.75+ GPA): 
Spring 2017
Dean’s List (3.5+ GPA): Spring 2017, Fall 2015, Spring 2014
Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (3.2+ GPA): Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Spring 2014.
Book Buster (3.0+ GPA): Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Spring 2014.

Career (2013-17)
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Miami Record Book Listings:
Career:
 No. 4 consecutive games started (84), No. 4 games played (131), No. 5 3-point field goal percentage (39.5% / 202-512), No. 5 consecutive games with a made 3-point field goal (27), No. 5 minutes played (3,679), No. 7 3-point field goals made (202), No. 8 games started (99), No. 8 3-point field goals attempted (512), No. 16 scoring (1,343). 
Career – ACC games only: No. 2 3-point field goals made (116), No. 2 3-point field goals attempted (286), No. 2 steals (59), No. 2 minutes played (2,000), No. 3 scoring (752), No. 3 field goals made (254), No. 3 3-point field goal percentage (40.6% / 116-286), No. 5 free throws made (128), No. 6 assists (114), No. 7 rebounding (255), No. 7 free throw percentage (80.5% / 128-159), No. 7 free throws attempted (159), T-No. 8 blocked shots (26). 
Career: Started 99 of 131 games played … Averaged 10.3 points, 3.6 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 0.9 steals, 0.4 blocks in 28.1 minutes … Hit 43.0 percent (438-1018) from the field, 39.5 percent (202-512) from three and 77.7 percent (265-341) at the line … Only fouled out once in his career … Totaled 1343 points, 477 (86 offensive / 391 defensive) rebounds, 216 assists, 113 steals, 48 blocks in 3,679 minutes.

As a Senior (2016-17)
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Participated in adidas Nations Camp, summer of 2016.
Final 2017 NCAA rankings: No. 71 minutes played (35.2), No. 91 free throw percentage (83.3), No. 94 total minutes (1165),No. 111 total 3-point field goals made (79), No. 119 3-point field goals made per game (2.4), No. 154 3-point field goal attempts (199), No. 250 total steals (43).
Miami Record Book Listings: Season: T-No. 6 minutes played (1,165), T-No. 7 3-point field goals made (79).
Season – ACC games only: No. 1 minutes played (660), T-No. 5 free throw percentage (85.7% / 54-63), No. 6 scoring (288), No. 8 field goals made (94), T-No. 8 free throws made (54), T-No. 9 assists (54), No. 10 3-point field goals made (46).
Game: T-No. 3 3-point field goals made (7).
Conference Stats – Among ACC players in ACC games: No. 3 minutes played (36.7), No. 6 free throw percentage (85.7% / 54-63), No. 8 3-point field goals made (2.6), No. 10 3-point field goal percentage (40.4 / 46-114), No. 17 scoring (16.0), No. 25 rebounding (5.3).
Season: One of two players to start all 33 games … Posted seven 20-plus point games … Knocked down a 3-pointer in the first 27 games of the season, and hit at least one in 32 of 33 outings … Averaged 14.9 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 1.3 steals in 35.3 minutes per game … Totaled 491 points, 158 rebounds, 79 assists, 43 steals in 1165 minutes … Hit 43.3 percent (161-372) from the field, 39.7 percent (79-199) from three and 83.3 percent (90-108) at the line … Led or tied for team high in scoring 12 games, rebounds four times, assists nine times, steals 10 games and blocked shots five times … Scored in double digits in 26 games … Hit multiple 3-pointers in 22 games … Notched 3-pointer in 32 outings … Double-digit rebounds once, with 10 against Duke, 2/25 … Blocked a shot in 10 games … Multiple assists in 20 outings with three-plus in 15 games … Season highs: 26 points at NC State, 2/4; 10 rebounds vs. Duke, 2/25; Six assists at Florida State, 3/4; three steals, seven times, last at Virginia Tech, 2/27; three blocked shots twice, last vs. Boston College, 1/25; 43 minutes at Virginia, 2/20 … One of three Miami players to start all 18 ACC games … In ACC play averaged 16.0 points, 5.3 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.2 steals in 36.7 minutes … In ACC play totaled 288 points, 95 rebounds, 54 assists and 22 steals in 660 minutes … Connected on 42.9 percent (94-219) from the field, 40.4 percent (46-114) from three and 85.7 percent (54-63) at the line … In two ACC Tournament games, averaged 10.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, 1.0 steals and 1.0 assists in 35.5 minutes … Shot 7-19 from the field, 4-12 from three and 3-4 at the line … In one NCAA Tournament game, had 12 points, three rebounds and two steals in 37 minutes … Hit 5-10 from the field and 2-6 from three.

As a Junior (2015-16)
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Miami Record Book Listings: Career – ACC games only: No. 7 3-point field goals made (70), No. 9 3-point field goals attempted (172); Season: No. 5 games started (35).
Season: One of three players to start all 35 games … One double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds vs. Buffalo on March 17 in the NCAA Tournament … Averaged 11.1 points, 4.1 rebounds, 1.2 assists, 0.8 steals in 28.8 minutes per game … Totaled 388 points, 143 rebounds, 42 assists, 27 steals in 1007 minutes … Hit 46.9 percent (129-275) from the field, 38.3 percent (46-120) from three and 81.6 percent (84-103) at the line … Led or tied for team high in scoring six games, rebounds once, assists once, steals 10 games and blocked shots six times … Scored in double digits in 21 games … Hit multiple 3-pointers 15 games … Notched 3-pointer in 23 outings … Double-digit rebounds once, with 12 against Buffalo … Blocked a shot in 13 games … Multiple assists in 11 outings … Season highs: 21 points vs. Virginia 2/22; 12 rebounds vs. Buffalo 3/17; 4 assists vs. Northeastern 11/27; 3 steals twice, last vs. Virginia Tech 3/10; 2 blocked shots twice, last vs. Virginia Tech 2/17; 39 minutes vs. Buffalo 3/17 … One of four Miami players to start all 18 ACC games … In ACC play averaged 11.8 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 0.8 steals in 29.8 minutes … In ACC play totaled 213 points, 69 rebounds, 24 assists and 14 steals in 536 minutes … Connected on 48.1 percent (75-156) from the field, 38.0 percent (27-71) from three and 83.7 percent (36-43) at the line … In two ACC Tournament games, averaged 10.0 points, 1.5 steals and 1.0 rebounds in 30.5 minutes … Shot 6-12 from the field, 3-5 from three and 5-6 at the line … In three NCAA Tournament games averaged 9.3 points, 6.0 rebounds, 0.7 assists and 0.7 steals in 33.7 minutes per game … Hit 11-23 from the field, 4-9 from three and 2-2 at the line.

As a Sophomore (2014-15)
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Miami Record Book Listings: Season: No. 5: 3-point FG percentage, season (.457); Season – ACC games only: No. 1: ACC, 3-point FG percentage, season (.527); No. 4: ACC, field goal percentage, season (.548); No. 4: ACC, 3-point FG percentage, game (.833); Game – ACC games only: No. 2: ACC, steals, game (5).
Season: Started 21 straight games after missing the first eight with injury then coming off the bench his first eight outings … Improved from 2.4 ppg and 2.4 rpg in five non-conference games to 9.2 ppg and 3.6 rpg in ACC play … Improved shooting from 27.3 FG percent and 16.7 3FG percent in non-conference games to 54.8 FG percent and 52.7 3FG percent in ACC action … Averaged 8.2 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 0.9 steals in 27.5 minutes per game … Totaled 247 points, 121 rebounds, 57 assists, 27 steals in 824 minutes … Hit 47.0 percent (77-164) from the field, 45.7 percent (37-81) from three and 72.7 percent (56-77) at the line … One double-double at Richmond … Led team in scoring twice … Led team in rebounds twice and tied for lead twice … Scored in double digits 12 times … Hit multiple 3-pointers in 11 games … Notched 3-pointer in 19 games, including nine straight outings Jan. 17-Feb. 16 … Dished out assist in last 14 games … Three-or-more boards in last 11 games … 19 assists (3.8apg) in last five games after 38 (1.5 apg) in the first 25 games … Season highs: 19 points three times, last at Pittsburgh, 3/4; 12 rebounds at Richmond 3/24; 6 assists vs. NC Central 3/17; 5 steals at Wake Forest 2/11; 3 blocks vs. Temple 3/31; 45 minutes at Boston College 2/16 … Started 14 of 18 ACC games played … In ACC play, averaged 9.2 points, 3.6 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.0 steals in 28.7 minutes per game … In ACC play totaled 165 points, 64 rebounds, 29 assists, 18 steals in 517 minutes … In ACC play averaged 54.8 percent (57-104) from the field, 52.7 percent (29-55) from three and 73.3 percent (22-30) at the line … In two ACC Tournament games, averaged 8.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, 1.0 assists, 1.0 steals in 33.0 minutes … In two ACC Tournament games, shot 31.3 percent (5-16) from the field, 50.0 percent (3-6) from three and 60.0 percent (3-5) at the line … In five NIT games averaged 10.8 points, 7.0 rebounds, 3.8 assists, 1.0 blocks in 34.6 minutes … Second team in scoring in NIT outings … Made 36.4 percent (12-33) from the field, 28.6 percent (4-14) from three and 70.3 percent (26-37) at the line.

As a Freshman (2013-14)
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Started 10 of 33 games … Averaged 6.6 points, 1.7 rebounds, 1.2 assists in 20.7 minutes … Totaled 217 points, 55 rebounds, 38 assists and 683 minutes … Hit 34.3 percent (71-207) of shots from field, 35.7 percent (40-112) from three and 66.0 percent (35-53) at free throw line … Started four of 18 ACC games … In ACC play averaged 4.8 points and 1.5 rebounds in 15.9 minutes … In ACC play totaled 86 points, 27 rebounds and 287 minutes … Connected on 30.1 percent (28-93) from field, 30.4 percent (14-46) from three and 69.6 percent (16-23) at free throw line … In two ACC Tournament games averaged 11.5 points off bench … In two ACC Tournament games shot 50 percent (5-11) from field, 45.5 percent (5-11) from three and 100.0 percent (2-2) at free throw line … Led team in scoring two games … Scored in double digits seven games … Hit multiple 3-pionters in seven games … Notched 3-pointer in 13 straight games from 11/11 to 1/4 … Season highs: 19 points vs. Arizona State, 12/1; 5 rebounds, twice, last vs. Virginia Tech, 12/8; 7 assists vs. Loyola, 12/30; 5 3-pointers vs. Arizona State, 12/1; 36 minutes, twice, last vs. Arizona State, 12/1.

Prior to Miami
Four-star swingman listed as a top 100 player (No. 97) by Rivals and No. 78 in the Class of 2013 by ESPN … Third-best talent in New Jersey and 18th best nationally at the shooting guard position, according to ESPN … Rivals ranked him as 24th among shooting guards … Kevin Durant Skills Academy … 2,000 point scorer … Averaged 24.0 points and 10.0 rebounds as a senior … McDonald’s All-American candidate … Prep B Player of the Year in New Jersey … All-area player of the year twice … Averaged 27 points and nine rebounds per game for Princeton Day School junior season … Coached by Paris McClean … Played AAU ball for Team Final, the same squad as Miami teammate Ja’Quan Newton … Chose Miami over offers from Wake Forest, Cincinnati, Xavier and Memphis … Youth Role Model Award from Join-Effort Princeton for both dedication to his community and excellence in his personal life … Also played football his freshman year of high school.

Personal
Name is pronounced Day-von … Born Davon Malcolm Reed on June 11, 1995 … Son of David Reed and Rose Reed … Brother to Miles … Majoring in sports administration with a minor in marketing and communications … Student-Athlete Advisory Committee representative at UM … Miami Rescue Mission Homeless Shelter volunteer … Elementary school pen pal … First played organized basketball at age five, and first dunk was before his freshman year of high school, in a summer league game. 

 

Davon Reed
Year GP GS Min Avg FG FGA Pct 3FG 3A 3Pct FT FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A TO B S Pts Avg
13-14 33 10 683 20.7 71 207 .343 40 112 .357 35 53 .660 12 43 55 1.7 55 0 38 44 4 16 217 6.6
14-15 30 21 824 27.5 77 164 .470 37 81 .457 56 77 .727 25 96 121 4.0 68 1 57 32 13 27 247 8.2
15-16 35 35 1007 28.8 129 275 .469 46 120 .383 84 103 .816 21 122 143 4.1 72 0 42 44 15 27 388 11.1
16-17 33 33 1165 35.3 161 372 .433 79 199 .397 90 108 .833 28 130 158 4.8 52 0 79 67 16 43 491 14.9
TOT 131 99 3679 28.1 438 1018 .430 202 512 .395 265 341 .777 86 391 477 3.6 247 1 216 187 48 113 1343 10.3