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Oregon State vs. Colorado
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Oregon State vs. Washington State - AP Photos (2/13/13)
Oregon State vs. Colorado (AP)
CAREER: Chose to transfer from Oregon State following his junior season ... Finished his Oregon State career as the all-time leader in three-pointers made (185) and three-pointers attempted (505) ... Is ninth all-time in three-point percentage (.366) ... Tied an Oregon State single-game record with seven three-pointers at Kansas ... Is second (79 as a sophomore) and fourth (64 as a junior) on Oregon State's single-season three-point field goals made list ... Is tied with Gary Payton for the most three-point attempts in a season in Oregon State history with 213 ... Made the most three-pointers as a sophomore (79) in school history, and the second most as a junior (64) and third most as a freshman (42) ... Selected Pac-12 Player of the Week two times ... Finished his Oregon State career with 991 points.
JUNIOR (2012-13): Played in all 32 games and started 27 ... Averaged 10.4 points, 2.0 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.0 steals in 29.3 minutes per game ... Finished sixth in the Pac-12 in three-point percentage (.395) and fourth in three-pointers made per game (2.0) ... Made two three-pointers at Washington (2/16) to become the all-time leader at Oregon State and pass Chris Stephens (180) ... Led the team in three-pointers made (64) and three-pointers attempted (162) for the third consecutive year ... Tied an Oregon State single-game record with a career-high seven three-pointers at Kansas (11/30) ... Named Pac-12 Player of the Week on Nov. 12 after averaging 25.5 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals in wins over Niagara (11/9) and New Mexico State (11/11) ... Had career highs with 33 points, 11 field goals, 21 field goal attempts, nine free throws and 12 free throw attempts against New Mexico State ... Tied a career high with 13 three-point attempts at Kansas ... Grabbed career-high nine rebounds against Montana State ... Tied a career high with eight assists against Washington State (1/26) ... Had first career blocked shot against Washington (1/23).
SOPHOMORE (2011-12): Started 35 games ... Missed final game of the season against Washington State (3/21) in CBI with an ailment ... Averaged 12.1 points, 2.3 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.7 steals in 31.1 minutes per game ... Named Pac-12 Player of the Week for Dec. 12-18 games ... Led the team in three-pointers made (79) and three-pointers attempted (213) for the second straight year ... The 79 three-pointers are the second-most in Oregon State single-season history (Gary Payton, 82 in 1988-89) and the most by a sophomore in school history ... The 213 three-point attempts ties him with Gary Payton (1988-89) for the most in Oregon State single-season history ... Made a three-pointer in 19 consecutive games, the fourth-longest streak in school history ... Made a three-pointer in 31 of his 35 games and two or more in 23 games ... Finished 21st in the Pac-12 in scoring, seventh in steals and sixth in three-pointers made ... Had 58 steals on the season, the fourth-most by a sophomore in Oregon State history ... Had career-highs with 24 points and eight field goals made against California (1/5) ... Made a career-high five three-pointers in four games (Howard on 12/15, Portland State on 12/18, at Washington State on 12/31 and California on 1/5) ... Had a career-high six steals in the season-opener against CSU Bakersfield (11/12) ... Had a career-high seven rebounds against Washington (2/12) and TCU (3/19) ... Played a career-high 44 minutes against Stanford (1/7) ... Had career-highs in three-pointers made (5) and attempted (5) against Howard (12/15) ... Took a career-high 20 field goal attempts against Vanderbilt (11/21) and a career-high 13 three-point attempts against Washington State (2/9).
FRESHMAN (2010-11): Played in 30 games and started 11 ... Led the team in three-pointers made (42) and three-pointers attempted (130) ... The 42 three-pointers made is the third-most by a freshman in Oregon State history ... Averaged 7.8 points and 1.5 assists in 22.0 minutes per game ... Had 14 points in Oregon State debut against UT-Arlington (11/14) ... Shot 85.7 percent (24-of-28) from the free throw line and 32.3 percent from the three-point line ... Had career-highs in points (18), assists (6) and minutes played (33) against California (2/26) ... Averaged 16.0 points and made 7-of-15 three-pointers in two Pac-10 Tournament games.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Whitney Young High School in Chicago, Ill. ... Ranked the No. 30 point guard and No. 132 player overall in the class of 2010 by Rivals.com ... Ranked the No. 25 point guard by Scout.com and the No. 35 point guard by ESPN.com ... Nearly every recruiting service had him tabbed as a three-star prospect ... Started two seasons ... Led the team to 4A state championship as a junior ... Averaged 16.1 points, 6.1 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 3.1 steals as a senior ... Was named all-conference three times, all-city two times and first-team all-state one time ... Was an All-American nominee ... High school coach was Tyrone Slaughter ... Was honor roll student.
PERSONAL: Born in Chicago, Ill. ... Parents are Donzell and Alisa Starks ... Chose Oregon State because it's "a chance to play in my favorite conference" ... Biggest athletic thrill to date is "winning a game in the Pac-12 Tournament and playing well at the Staples Center" ... Majoring in Business.
Points: 33 vs. New Mexico State (11/11/12)