OU Men's Basketball BIO
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Buddy Hield
Player Profile:
Buddy Hield 1373086
Position: Guard
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 214
Year: Senior
Hometown: Freeport, Bahamas
High School: Sunrise Christian Acad. [Kan.]
SEASON
GP-GS
FG-A
FG%
3FG-A
3FG%
FT-A
FT%
REB
RPG
AST
TO
BLK
STL
PTS
PPG
2012-13
27-13
81-209
.388
19-80
.238
30-36
.833
113
4.2
50
44
7
33
211
7.8
2013-14
33-33
196-440
.445
90-233
.386
63-84
.750
146
4.4
62
60
5
46
545
16.5
2014-15
35-35
205-498
.412
93-259
.359
107-130
.823
190
5.4
67
68
8
47
610
17.4
2015-16
37-37
301-601
.501
147-322
.457
176-200
.880
212
5.7
75
113
18
42
925
25.0
TOTALS
132-118
783-1748
.448
349-894
.390
376-450
.836
661
5.0
254
285
38
168
2291
17.4

CAREER NOTES
Finished career ranked second at OU in scoring with 2,291 points … Is the Big 12’s all-time leading scorer … Became just the second player in Big 12 history to win conference player of the year twice (Raef LaFrentz, 1997, ’98) … Was named the winner of the 2016 Wooden Award, Naismith Trophy and the Oscar Robertson Trophy as the national player of the year (first consensus player of the year for OU since Blake Griffin in 2009) … A two-time All-Big 12 First Team member (2015, 2016) … Ranks first in OU history in 3-pointers made (349) and attempted (894) … Finished regular season conference play with 1,202 career points, the most all-time by any Big 12 player … Finished career ranked third in Big 12 history in both field goals made (783) and 3-pointers made (349) … Set a conference record for most 30-point games with 14, including 12 during his senior season … Had six career double-doubles … Started every game for Oklahoma in his final three seasons (105 total) and played in 132 total contests in his career.

2015-16 (SENIOR)
Big 12 Player of the Year … A consensus first-team All-American (AP, USBWA, NABC and Sporting News) … Named winner of the 2016 Wooden Award, Naismith Trophy and Oscar Robertson Trophy as the national player of the year (OU’s first consensus POY since Blake Griffin in 2009) … Also named POY by The Sporting News and CBS Sports and the winner of the 2016 Jerry West Award (nation’s top shooting guard) … Second-Team Academic All-Big 12 selection … Started all 37 games and averaged a career-high 25.0 points, which ranked second-most in the country and first among Power 5 players … Averaged 5.7 rebounds per contest, which paced Big 12 guards … Became just the third player in Big 12 history (Kevin Durant and Michael Beasley) to average more than 25.0 points and 5.0 rebounds in a season … His 925 total points were the most in Big 12 single-season history and his 448 points amassed in Big 12 games were the third-most ever … Tallied 12 games of 30-plus points (most in the nation), 19 contests of 25-plus and 26 games with at least 20 … Had 10 20-points halves on the season … His 4.0 3-pointers an outing led the country … Amassed 147 3-pointers on the season, the most in the nation and the most in OU single-season history … His 79 treys in conference play were a Big 12 single-season record … Made at least five 3-pointers in a game on 14 occasions … Posted career highs in assists (75) and blocks (18) on the season … Shot .501 from the field, .457 from 3-point range (fourth in the nation) and .880 from the free throw line … Attempted career-high 200 free throws (previous career high was 130) …  In Big 12 play, ranked first in league in scoring (24.9 ppg; next highest average was 20.0), first in 3-pointers per game (4.4), second in 3-point field goal percentage (.446), third in free throw percentage (.885) and 16th rebounding (5.7 rpg; tops among guards) … Scored a career-high 46 points at Kansas on Jan. 4, which tied for the sixth-most point total all-time at OU and tied for the most ever by a KU opponent inside Allen Fieldhouse … Scored at least 20 points in nine-straight games, spanning from Dec. 12 to Jan. 13 … Tallied his lone double-double of the season with 17 points and 10 rebounds vs. Texas A&M in the NCAA Tournament (March 24) … Named MVP of the Diamond Head Classic (Dec. 22-25)  in Hawaii after breaking the tournament’s scoring record with 86 combined points … Named team's MVP at postseason banquet.

2014-15 (JUNIOR)
Clark bio pictureBig 12 Player of the Year ... Third-team All-American (AP and NABC) ... First-team Academic All-Big 12 selection ... One of 15 finalists for the John R. Wooden Award ... One of five finalists for the Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award ... First player in the 19-year history of the Big 12 to be named player of the year, lead league in scoring and be named to academic all-conference first team ... Started all 35 games and averaged 17.4 points while leading Big 12 with 2.7 3-pointers an outing ... Made 93 3-pointers (fourth most in OU single-season history) ... Paced Big 12 guards with 5.4 rebounds per game and posted career highs in assists (67), steals (47) and blocks (8) ... Shot .412 from the field, .359 from 3-point range and .823 from the free throw line ... Attempted 130 free throws (previous career high was 84) ... Shot .498 from field and .490 from 3-point range in home games ... In Big 12 play, ranked first in league in scoring (18.5 ppg; next highest average was 16.1), first in 3-pointers per game (2.6), sixth in steals (1.5 spg), seventh in free throw percentage (.805) and 10th in 3-point field goal percentage (.382) and rebounding (5.8 rpg; tops among guards) ... Scored in double figures in 17 of 18 Big 12 games and in 32 of 35 contests on the year ... Registered at least 20 points eight times in league play ... His 13 games of 20 or more points on the season were OU's most since Blake Griffin in 2008-09 ... Registered four double-doubles (most by an OU guard since John Ontjes in 1994-95) ... Set school and Big 12 records for 3-point attempts without a miss (7) in season opener against Southeastern Louisiana (Nov. 16) ... Tied a Big 12 record (conference play) with 10 field goal makes without a miss (scored 27 points) against Oklahoma State (Jan. 17) ... Registered career highs of 11 field goals and 31 points against Kansas State (Jan. 10) ... Posted 21 points and a career-high 13 rebounds vs. TCU (Feb. 28) ... Scored 26 points at No. 11 Kansas (Jan. 19) ... Named team's MVP at postseason banquet.

2013-14 (SOPHOMORE)
A second-team All-Big 12 selection ... Started all 33 games ... Led team and ranked 10th in Big 12 with his 16.5 points per game ... Also averaged 4.4 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.4 steals (ranked second in league) in team-high 32.1 minutes a contest ... Shot .445 from the field, .386 from 3-point range (ranked sixth in conference) and .750 from the free throw line ... Made 90 3-pointers (sixth most in single-season school history) ... Averaged 17.5 points and 3.5 3-pointers per Big 12 game to rank eighth and tied for first in the league, respectively ... Shot .427 from 3-point distance in conference play ... Scored in double figures in 30 of 33 games ... Scored at least 15 points in 14 of 18 Big 12 contests ... Made at least three 3-pointers in 14 league outings (did it in 10 of the season's final 12 games) ... Scored at least 20 points eight times ... Scored a career-high 30 points at No. 16 Iowa State on 10-for-18 field goal and 5-for-8 3-point shooting (Feb. 1) ... Made a career-high six treys on 12 attempts and scored 22 points in home win over No. 9 Iowa State (Jan. 11) ... Finished with 24 points (8-for-11 shooting), 8 rebounds and 4 assists at TCU (March 8) ... Logged first career double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds vs. George Mason (Dec. 8).

2012-13 (FRESHMAN)
Recipient of team's Most Inspirational Player Award ... Played in 27 games and made 17 starts ... Missed five games after breaking fifth metatarsal in right foot Feb. 11 vs. TCU and undergoing surgery next day ... Averaged 7.8 points, 4.2 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.2 steals per outing to rank fourth, third, second and first on team, respectively ... Ranked 11th in Big 12 in steals ... Averaged 25.1 minutes per game ... Shot .388 from field, .238 (19-for-80) from 3-point range and .833 (30-for-36) from free throw line ... Averaged 9.4 points on .415 field goal shooting in first 19 games but averaged 4.1 points on .289 field goal shooting in final eight outings ... Enjoyed four-game Big 12 stretch starting Jan. 12 when averaged 12.8 points, 6.3 rebounds and 3.8 assists while shooting .514 from field ... Scored in double figures seven times ... Netted season-high 17 points (all in first half) in 19 minutes in win at UT Arlington (Nov. 16) ... Registered 16 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists in home win over Texas Tech (Jan. 16) ... Tallied 15 points and 5 assists in home win over Oklahoma State (Jan. 12) ... Pulled down double-digit rebounds twice (11 vs. Stephen F. Austin on Dec. 18 and 10 at No. 16 Kansas State on Jan. 19) ... Recorded season highs of 7 assists and 4 steals in home win over Ohio (Dec. 29) ... Four steals vs. Ohio were most by a Sooner on season ... Handed out at least 3 assists in seven straight games starting Dec. 29 (had no more than 1 assist in any of first 10 games).

HIGH SCHOOL
A four-star recruit ranked 86th nationally by Rivals.com ... Rated by Rivals as the 17th-best shooting guard in the country ... Averaged 22.7 points on .491 shooting in 21.0 minutes per game as a senior ... Averaged 4.0 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 2.3 steals per outing ... Shot .348 from 3-point range and averaged 2.9 treys per game ... Posted a .838 free throw mark (83-for-99) ... Shot .478 (22-for-46) from 3-point distance and averaged 29.8 points over season's final five games ... Led team to 23-4 record ... Averaged 17.4 points, 4.6 rebounds and 2.2 assists while shooting .446 from 3-point range (82-for-184) as a junior ... Led squad to 24-4 record and a National Association of Christian Athletes national championship (named tournament MVP) ... Coached by Kyle Lindsted.

PERSONAL
Born in Freeport, Bahamas ... Parents are Jackie Swann and Richard Bryanen ... Has three brothers and three sisters ... Moved to the United States in 2010 ... Chose OU over Colorado and Kansas ... Major is human relations.



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