#25 - Travis Strong
|2006-07 Men's Basketball|
White Station HS
About Travis: Has proven to be a dangerous outside shooter with NBA range ... known for his athleticism and solid defensive play ... Strong became a critical role player by the end of the 2003-04 season ... should challenge for a starting spot at the guard position again this season. 2006-07: Medical redshirt with knee injury. 2005-06: Finished fifth on the team with 10.4 ppg ... shooting an impressive 45 percent clip from the field as a guard ... matched his career high with seven rebounds in the loss to Gardner-Webb (3/2) in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament … had a season high for field goals (7) and matched his career high for assists (5) while scoring 18 in the win over Campbell (2/9) ... matched his then season high for field goals (6) and field goals attempted (15), while also setting a career mark for 3-point field goals attempted (12) on way to scoring 16 points against Mercer (1/30) ... scored a team-high 17 points in the loss to Stetson (1/28/06) … scored in double figures for the fourth straight game, netting 13 points in the win over Stetson (1/19) ... pitched in 13 points against UNF ... collected a season-high 21 points, matching his career high for 3-point goals with five in the win over Jacksonville (1/14) ... played a career-high 37 minutes and scored 11 points in the loss to Kennesaw State (1/12) ... scored 14 points and had a season-high five rebounds and three assists in the win over Campbell (1/7) ... started his third game in a row, playing a career-high 35 minutes and collecting 12 points in the victory over FAU (1/4) ... had a career-high eight steals and set or matched season highs for points (20), free throws (7), free throws attempted (7), assists (2) and minutes (31) in the win over Morehead State (12/29). 2004-05: Finished fifth on the team with 9.4 ppg a year ago ... had 14 double figure scoring games a year ago ... has scored 379 points in two seasons at ETSU ... ... put together a solid game with 18 points in the win over UNCG (2/12) ... scored a team-high 21 points and matched his career high with four steals in the loss to Appalachian State (2/9) ... netted 13 points at Wofford (2/5) ... scored 10 points in the loss to Davidson (1/26) ... had a career-high four steals against UNCG (1/18) ... scored a career high with 26 points and set or matched career marks for field goals (8) and 3-point field goals (5) in the win over Elon (1/15). 2003-04: Finished the year with the team’s best overall shooting percentage from 3-point-range, hitting on 42 percent of his attempts (28-of-66) ... averaged 4.6 points a game to lead all freshmen ... stepped up in the Southern Conference Tournament following the injury to Anthony, scoring a career-high 17 points on 5-of-7 shooting from 3-point range against Davidson (3/5) ... set career highs for points (17), field goals (6), 3-point field goals (5), 3-point field goals attempted (7), steals (2) and minutes (27) in the Davidson game ... was selected to the second team All-SoCon Tournament squad after averaging 14 points and hitting on 11-of-17 shots High School: Averaged 14 points and three steals a game his senior year, helping lead White Station to its second straight TSSAA Class AAA state championship ... he was an all-district and all-region pick out of District VIII and was selected to the 2003 TSSAA Class AAA All-State Tournament team ... a "Best of Preps" pick by the Memphis Commercial-Appeal his senior year, Strong scored over 1,500 points and collected 170 steals during his prep career. Personal: Major is Sports Management ... son of Nathan and Tonga Strong ... born February 23, 1985.
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