21  TyQuane Goard
TyQuane Goard
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Charleston, W.Va.

High School:
George Washington HS

Last College:
Ohio

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 215

Position:
F

Experience:
TR

2013-14 (REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE):Played in 31 of 33 games ... Made 16 starts on the year ...In his first season at Marshall, the sophomore transfer finished the season averaging 6.3 points per game and 4.7 rebounds per game which the third most for the team ... He had his best performance of his career vs. Arkansas State (Dec. 21) racking up 21 points after shooting 5-of-9 from the field and 11-of-13 from the free-throw line, while also bringing down a game high 13 rebounds ... Scored in double digits in four games and recorded five or more rebounds in 11 games ... Concluded the season with a total of 22 blocks and 27 steals, which placed him second and third respectively for the most on the team.

2012-13: Participated in practices at Marshall, but unable to compete in games due to NCAA transfer rules

2011-12 (FRESHMAN): Averaged 1.7 points, 1.5 rebounds and blocked six shots while appearing in 29 games for Ohio... Averaged 7.2 minutes per game... Recorded three rebounds and one block in nine minutes against Marshall on Nov. 30.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was named First Team All-Mountain State Athletic Conference as a senior at George Washington High School... Led his team to a 52-37 upset of No. 2 seed Morgantown in the state semifinals and then defeated No. 1 seed Wheeling Park in the state championship game 55-54... He led all scorers with 19 points in the title game... Led the Patriots to a 21-5 record and a trip to the Class AAA semifinals as a junior.

PERSONAL: Born March 1, 1993... Son of Tyrone and Ceatetra Goard