Nine Catamounts graduate with honors; four summa cum laude
Furman Upends WCU 97-73 Saturday Night
WCU secures first round bye in the upcoming Southern Conference Championship
Furman hits 15 3-pointers in the victory
Senior Ashley Williams scores a season-high 17 points in his first start of the season
Western Carolina versus Southern Wesleyan
WCU vs ETSU
Nov. 21, 2016
Western Carolina versus UNCG
Points: 6, High Point -- 12/19/16
Rebounds: 6, at Marquette -- 11/30/16
Assists: 3, at Oakland -- 11/24/15
Steals: 1, six times
Blocks: 2, High Point -- 12/19/16
FG made: 2, four times
FG attempts: 3, four times
FT made: 6, High Point -- 12/19/16
FT attempts: 6, High Point -- 12/19/16
2016-17 (Junior): Appeared in the first 18 games of the season before being sidelined the rest of the year due to injuries ... Made two starts at Appalachian State (12/03) and at West Virginia (12/07) ... Scored 31 points including a career-high six points against High Point (12/19) ... Was 6-of-6 at the free throw line against the Panthers ... Swatted a career-high two opponent shots against High Point as well ... Dished out a season-high two assists against Ohio State (11/21) ... Ripped down 40 rebounds on the season ... Had a career-high six boards at Marquette (11/30) ... Was 11-of-13 from the free throw line during the season.
2015-16 (Sophomore): Appeared in 11 games for the Catamounts ... Missed a large part of the season due to injury ... Scored 11 points throughout the season including a season-high three at Wofford (01/30) ... Collected 10 rebounds including a career-high three versus UNCG (01/11) ... Dished out a season-high two assists at Chattanooga (01/14) ... Blocked lone shot of the season at Pittsburgh (12/23) ... Played a season-high 13 minutes at Wofford (01/30).
2014-15 (R-Freshman): Appeared in 18 games for the Catamounts ... Made collegiate debut at Mississippi State (11/14) in the first game of the season ... Had an assist against the Bulldogs ... Played a season-high 24 minutes at Oakland (11/24) while scoring two points, dishing out three assists and grabbing a pair of rebounds ... Played solid minutes early in the season before he lost time due to an illness ... Had four-straight games early in the season where he grabbed two rebounds a game ... Scored a season-high four points against Georgia State (11/25) and Furman (02/26) ... Blocked seven shots throughout the season.
2013-14 (Redshirt): Took redshirt season.
Prior to Western Carolina: Played for head coach Layne Fowler at Byrnes High School ... As a junior averaged 7.2 points, 8.1 rebounds and 3.1 blocks per game ... Selected to All-Region II 4-A basketball team ... Helped Byrnes to playoff win over defending state champion, Gaffney, in overtime ... Listed as the third-best recruit out of South Carolina according to 247sports.com ... Held a three-star rating by the same site ... Played AAU for the SC Raptors Elite.