|Hometown:||San Francisco, Calif.|
|High School:||Santa Monica HS|
Sophomore (2014-15): Started 32 of Cal’s 33 games … Cal’s second-leading scorer with a 13.6 ppg. average … ranked 15th in the Pac-12 in scoring … led the Pac-12 in three-point field goal percentage (.443) and ranked seventh in the league with a team-best 70 three-point field goals … finished fourth on Cal’s single-season three-point field goals list … posted a career-best six three-point field goals at UCLA … recorded multiple three-point field goals in 15 of the final 21 games of the season … recorded four or more three-point field goals in six games during the season … scored 10 or more points in all but eight games … was one point shy of his career-high with 31 points vs. No. 21 Washington, including a 5-of-8 performance from beyond the arc and 10-of-12 in free throws … posted 23 points on 7-of-11 shooting overall, including four three-pointers at Washington … scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half to go along with four rebounds against No. 23 Syracuse at Madison Square Garden in New York … scored 24 points, including four three-point field goals against Washington State … contributed 13.8 ppg in four games during Cal’s summer trip to Australia.
Freshman (2013-14): Pac-12 All-Freshman honorable mention selection … played in all 35 games, starting 12 contests … averaged 19.1 minutes per game … made collegiate debut in season opener against Coppin State and earned first career start in 10th collegiate game against Nevada … connected on at least one three-point field goal in 26 games, including 11 of the season’s last 12 contests … scored career-high 32 points in career-long 38 minutes in win at No. 13 Oregon … total was second-most points by a Golden Bear freshman in school history … scored 12 points in 22 minutes vs. No. 7 Syracuse in the Maui Invitational … averaged 15.0 ppg in four games against the LA schools, including back-to-back 18-point games at USC and UCLA … 22 points on 4-of-9 from three-point range at UC Santa Barbara … career-best seven rebounds at home against Utah Valley.
High School: Second team Cal-Hi Sports Division I All-State selection from Santa Monica High School … four-star recruit, who was rated the 24th-best shooting guard and 85th overall prospect in the nation by Rivals.com … ranked No. 77 on the ESPN Top 100 list and No. 33 at his position by the group … named Most Valuable Player of the Ocean League his junior and senior season … 2013 CIF Southern Section Division I Player of the Year … averaged 24 points and 8.5 rebounds to lead Santa Monica to a school-record 29 wins (29-7) as a senior … hit game-winning three-pointer with two seconds left to lift Vikings to a 53-50 victory over Los Angeles Loyola in the CIF Southern California Division I title game … produced games of 37 and 41 points during three-game run into the Southern California title game … averaged 22.4 points to lead Santa Monica to the Ocean League title and the third round of the CIF state tournament as a junior … scored 42 points in a game during the Vikings’ 20-9 season in 2012 … played for the California Supreme AAU squad where he averaged 15.6 points per game in five contests at the Peach Jam tournament in the summer of 2012.
Personal: Born June 22, 1994 … parents are Phil and Margie Mathews … grew up in San Francisco and has family in the area ... father, who was a two-year basketball standout for UC Irvine and has served as a basketball coach for more than four decades, is currently the head coach of Riverside City College … legal studies major.