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Twymond Howard
33  Twymond Howard

Hometown:
Pearl, Miss.

High School:
Pearl HS

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 210

Position:
Forward/Guard

Experience:
HS

2012-13 (FRESHMAN)
Settled into the college game following a standout career at Pearl [Miss.] High School ... came off the bench for 12 contests and averaged 5.6 mpg ... was on the floor for double-digit minutes against Oral Roberts (11), Clemson (13), Vanderbilt (11) and Houston Baptist (10) ... top scoring output of six points (2-for-5 FGs, 2-for-2 FTs) came versus the Commodores ... pulled down three boards against Oklahoma, Vanderbilt and Houston Baptist ... scored two points in three minutes versus Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... registered his second steal of the season against Marshall ... picked up the first block of his career versus Rice.

PRIOR TO UTEP
A 2012 Parade All-American ... led Pearl High School to a 27-4 record during the 2012-13 season, averaging 25 points, 12 rebounds, three assists, two blocks and 1.5 steals ... shot 56 percent from the field, 38 percent from three-point range and 72 percent from the line ... scored his season-high 39 points against Clinton High School and pulled down 19 rebounds versus Canton ... first team All-State and All-Metro, as well as a finalist for Mississippi Mr. Basketball and Gatorade Player of the Year ... named to the Clarion Ledger "Dandy Dozen" as one of the top 12 players in the state of Mississippi entering his senior year ... had junior averages of 23 points, 12 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.3 blocks and 1.5 steals, meriting second team All-State recognition ... had a .580 field goal percentage, .390 three-point field goal percentage and .670 free throw percentage ... rated a four-star recruit, the no. 14 small forward in the country and the no. 69 player nationally by Rivals.com ... regarded as a four-star prospect by Scout.com, as well as the no. 20 small forward nationally ... also a standout receiver on the Pearl football team.

PERSONAL
Full name is Twymond D. Howard ... first name is pronounced Tymon ... parents are Twymond Davis and Lapranda Jenkins ... has three brothers ... 9/25/92 (Pearl, Miss.).

Year Cl. GP GS MIN AVE FG FGA PCT 3FG 3FGA PCT FT FTA PCT OFF DEF TOT AVE PF FO A TO BLK ST PTS AVE
2012-13 Fr 12 0 67 5.6 5 21 .238 0 2 .000 6 11 .545 3 10 13 1.1 3 0 2 1 1 2 16 1.3
Total 12 0 67 5.6 5 21 .238 0 2 .000 6 11 .545 3 10 13 1.1 3 0 2 1 1 2 16 1.3
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