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Elijah Bryant Athlete Profile

#3 Elijah Bryant

Position: Guard Height: 6-5 Weight: 210 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015-2018 Hometown: Gwinnett, GA Last School: Elon


  • Parents are Tyree and Israel Bryant

Before BYU

  • Averaged 14.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.3 steals as a freshman at Elon
  • Named the Colonial Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year and earned third-team All-CAA and CAA All-Rookie Team honors
  • Named the CAA Rookie of the Week six times
  • Registered a double-double with 15 points and 10 boards at William & Mary
  • Scored a career-best 32 points at Drexel
  • Totaled 25 points while hitting 6 3s and added 6 boards and 6 assists at home vs. William & Mary
  • Prepped at New Hampton School in New Hampshire
  • Averaged 13 points, 4 boards and 4 assists in 2013-14
  • Led the Huskies to the NEPSAC AAA final

2015-2016 | Redshirt Year

  • Sat out the 2015-16 season due to NCAA transfer rules

2016-2017 | Sophomore Year

  • Named the WCC Player of the Week (Feb. 27)
  • Named the USBWA National Player of the Week (Feb. 27)
  • Received the Sixth Man Award at the end of season banquet
  • Played 23 games and started 9
  • In WCC games was 9th in assists, 11th in scoring and 15th in assists
  • His career-high 39 points at Portland were the second most points scored by a WCC player in 2016-17 and his 7 3-pointers were tied for the most by a WCC player
  • Made 12 of 12 free throws at Portland, the most free throws made without a miss by a WCC player in 2016-17
  • Posted season highs of 39 points (at Portland), 8 rebounds (twice), 6 assists (twice), 3 steals (at Gonzaga), 2 blocks (at San Francisco) and 7 3-point field goals (at Portland)
  • Scored in double figures 14 times, led the team in scoring twice and assists 6 times