2012-13 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Played in 22 of 32 games... Used primarily as a defender, averaged 0.6 points and 0.9 rebounds in just 10.5 minutes per game... Played a career high 20 minutes at Ohio (1/5)... Scored a season-high three points two times, against Coppin State (12/8) and East Carolina (1/19)... Made career debut against UNCW (12/1) after missing the first seven games of the season with a right knee injury.
2011-12: Redshirted the season
High School: Led East Rutherford High School (Bostic, N.C.) to its first state championship with a 27-1 record... Was named MVP of the state championship game... Averaged 17 points, 13 rebounds and four assists as a senior... Named first team all-state... An all-conference performer for three years and conference player of the year as a senior... Averaged 15 points, 11 rebounds and six assists as a junior.
Personal: Born Dec. 17, 1992... Son of Robert and Tonya Boykins... Has a younger brother DeVonte and younger sister DeVoria... Majoring in business management with a minor in sports management.