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Braiden Shaw Athlete Profile

#31 Braiden Shaw

Position: Forward Height: 6-9 Weight: 210 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015-2018 Hometown: Eagle, ID Mission: Sacramento, CA Last School: Eagle High School

Personal

  • Wife’s name is Morgan
  • Parents are Kelly and Launette Shaw
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Sacramento
  • Father Kelly Shaw played for BYU’s junior varsity squad in the 1980s

Before BYU

  • Played for Tom Seifert at Eagle High School
  • Named second-team 5A All-Southern Idaho by the Idaho Statesman as a senior
  • Averaged 15 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 blocks as a senior
  • Named the top recruit in the state of Idaho in the class of 2013 by ESPN.com
  • Named to the 5A All-State Second Team by the Idaho Statesman
  • Earned All-Southern Idaho Conference and SIC All-Academic Team honors
  • Averaged 14 points and 9 rebounds as a junior at Eagle High School
  • Also recruited by Boise State, Utah State and Utah
  • Played for Hoop Dreams Idaho travel team coached by Ed Boyce


2015-2016 | Freshman Year

  • Received Silver Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Played in 19 games
  • Posted season highs of 3 points (Adams State), 3 rebounds (twice), 1 assist (3 times), 2 steals (San Diego) and 1 block (San Diego)
  • Shot 50.0 percent from the field

2016-2017 | Sophomore Year

  • Received WCC All-Academic Honorable Mention
  • Received Gold Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Played in 31 games and started twice
  • Posted season highs of 10 points (Utah State), 11 rebounds (at Portland), 2 assists (at Portland), 2 steals (twice) and 1 block (Pacific)
  • Scored in double figures once and had double figures rebounds once
  • Led the team in rebounds once
  • Against Utah State in Salt Lake hit 4 of 4 from the field for 10 points and added 5 rebounds and 1 assist
  • In his first career start had 4 points, 11 rebounds and 2 assists at Portland