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Tyrone Wallace
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Tyrone Wallace 1249993
Position: Guard
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
High School: Bakersfield HS
Experience: 3 Letters
Tyrone Wallace
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
12-13 33 23 931 28.2 88 257 .342 22 98 .224 39 73 .534 38 108 146 4.4 79 5 87 56 16 26 237 7.2
13-14 35 34 1090 31.1 141 328 .430 43 134 .321 70 112 .625 35 110 145 4.1 95 2 95 55 16 44 395 11.3
14-15 33 33 1148 34.8 208 489 .425 28 88 .318 120 198 .606 30 205 235 7.1 91 0 131 94 11 42 564 17.1
Career 101 90 3169 31.4 437 1074 .407 93 320 .291 229 383 .598 103 423 526 5.2 265 7 313 205 43 112 1196 11.8

 

Junior (2014-15): First Team All-Pac-12 selection by the coaches … finalist for Bob Cousy Award, honoring the National Point Guard of the Year … named to both the National Association of Basketball Coaches and the United States Basketball Writers Association all-district teams … two-time Pac-12 Player of the Week award honoree … recipient of the Lute Olson National Player of the Week Award on Dec. 8 … named a First Team All-American in ESPN analyst Jeff Goodman’s mid-season awards list in December … started all 33 games as a junior and last 58 overall, dating back to his sophomore season … owns 90 career starts … only individual in the Pac-12 Conference to rank in the top five in points (4th, 17.1 ppg.), rebounds (5th, 7.1) and assists (5th, 4.0) in 2014-15 season … has totaled 1,196 career points, which ranks 25th on Cal’s all-time scoring list … 564 points as a junior rank 14th on Cal’s single-season scoring list … led the Bears in points, rebounds (235, 7.1 rpg.), assists (131, 4.0 apg.), steals (42, 1.3 spg.) and minutes (1,148, 34.8 mpg.) … scored 16 or more points in 23 of Cal’s 33 games … reached the 20-point mark 11 times as a junior (owns 16 career 20-point games), including a career-best 29 points that included 23 in the second half in a win at Nevada …  posted three 20-point performances in one half overall as a junior, including 21 (out of 26 in the game) in the first half at Washington State, 20 (out of 23 in the game) in the second half in the win over Princeton, along with his 23-point second-half performance at Nevada … single-handedly won the game against USC, hitting the game-winning three-point shot as the buzzer sounded to give the Bears the 70-69 victory over the Trojans …  posted five double-doubles … recorded a career-high 15 rebounds to go along with 22 points against Montana. 

Sophomore (2013-14): Played in all 35 games with 34 starts … team’s third-leading scorer (11.4 ppg.) … led team in steals (44) and three-point field goals made (43) … ranked 11th in the Pac-12 in steals per game (1.26 spg.) … posted career-high four steals at Stanford, at No. 10 Oregon and against Washington State … second on the team in assists (95) … scored in double figures in 20 games, including five 20-point games … scored a career-high 21 points on 3-of-4 shooting from three-point range against Stanford at home … recorded three or more three-point field goals on five occasions with a season-best four at Stanford and at home against Nevada … Pac-12 Player of the Week with 20 points, seven assists, six rebounds, two steals and a block in season-opening victory against Coppin State … matched career-high with 11 rebounds against UC Irvine.  

Freshman (2012-13): Lone freshman to play in all 33 games ... inserted into starting lineup the 10th game of the season … played 20 minutes or more in 30 games ... posted a pair of double-doubles on the year (16 points and a career-best 11 rebounds vs. Colorado; 10 points and 10 rebounds vs. UC Santa Barbara) … UC Santa Barbara game was first career start … seven points, six assists, career-high four blocks, three steals and three rebounds in win over UCLA … 11 points, three assists, two blocks and two steals at Oregon State … 16 points and three steals at Arizona State ...  three steals to go along with 12 points in 38 minutes vs. No. 10 Oregon ... career-high eight assists to go with 12 points at Utah ... 16 points with six rebounds vs. Washington State ... collected 10 rebounds to go along with eight points vs. No. 13 Creighton and posted 13 points vs. No. 18 UNLV.

High School: Rated the 13th best point guard in the nation by Rivals.com and the 15th best at his position by Scout.com … ESPN.com rated Wallace the 27th best point guard in the nation … ranked the 78th best overall prospect in the country by Rivals.com and 87th overall by Rivals.com … two-time Bakersfield Californian Player of the Year for Bakersfield High School and head coach Greg Burt … Bakersfield’s all-time scoring leader with 1,767 career points … Led Drillers to a 20-9 record as a senior …. Second Team All-CIF selection by ESPNHS … averaged 22.2 points, 8.1 rebounds, 3.2 steals and 1.7 assists per game for the Drillers, who were 24-5 and reached the Central Section semifinals … hit game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer to lift Bakersfield to the Kern Schools Shootout title with a victory over Liberty HS.

Personal: Born June 10, 1994 … parents are Tyrone and Michelle Wallace … has a younger brother (Da’zion Wallace) and younger sister (Diamond Wallace) as well as an older brother (Ryan Carolina) … undecided on a major.

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