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2017-18 Game-by-Game Statistics

2017-18 - FRESHMAN:
• Played in five games for a total of 14 minutes.
• Scored five points in five minutes, with one 3-pointer, in his career debut against Washington College on Nov. 22. Was 2-of-3 from the field. Also had one assist.
• Played four minutes in Navy’s game at FGCU on Nov. 25.
• Played the final two minutes of Navy’s game against Bucknell on Jan. 24.
• Played two minutes in the first half in Navy’s win at American on Jan. 31.
• Also competed on the Navy Basketball Development Team in 2017-18.

• A 2017 graduate of Kentucky Country Day School, where he lettered five times in basketball.
• Graduated as Kentucky Country Day's second all-time leading scorer with 2,423 points.
• Also set school records for career 3-pointers made (335), free throws made (460), assists (394) and steals (221).
• Earned honorable mention all-state honors as a senior.
• Earned all-metro honors by the Louisville Courier-Journal as a senior.
• Two-time all-region first team as a senior and as a junior.
• Also named to the all-region second team as a sophomore.
• Five-time all-district honoree.
• Was a McDonald's All-American Game nominee in 2017.
• Received Esmark High School All-American honors.
• Helped Kentucky Country Day win four straight All "A" 7th Region championships.
• Was the runner-up for the 7th Region Player of the Year award in 2017.
• Averaged 24.5 points, 3.7 assists, 4.6 rebounds and 2.3 steals as a senior.
• Ranked seventh in the state of Kentucky in scoring as a senior.
• Averaged 21.3 points, 3.3 assists and 3.0 rebounds as a junior, while shooting 43 percent on 3-pointers.
• Led the state of Kentucky in 3-point percentage (43 percent) as a junior.
• Averaged 20.5 points as a sophomore.
• Reached the 1,000-point mark as a sophomore.
• Averaged 16 points and three assists as freshman.
• Averaged 12 points as an eighth grader on the varsity team.
• Played AAU Basketball for the Louisville Magic.
• Helped AAU team win the Adidas 3 Stripes Classic in 2016.
• AAU teammate of Chris Vogt (Northern Kentucky), Jaylon Hall (Wright State), Tony Jackson (Coastal Carolina) and Jaylen Sebree (Coastal Carolina).
• Entrepreneurs Club Member.
• Co-President of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
• Black Student Union member.
• Volunteered at Wesley House and Dare to Care.

• Son of Anthony and Carmen Mathis.
• Father, Anthony, was a walk-on on the Kentucky basketball team (1988-89).
• Majoring in quantitative economics.

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