Marshall men fell 72-51 to No. 25 ODU on Thursday, January 8.
2014-15 (JUNIOR): Appeared in 31 of 32 games … started the first five games of the year as well as the finale in the C-USA Tournament against Western Kentucky (March 11) … No. 3 in assists (1.5/game) and steals (0.9/game) for Marshall … posted a career-high 16 points against King (Dec. 16) … contributed five or more assists in three games.
2013-14 (SOPHOMORE):Played in 31 of 33 games ... Made four starts on the year ... In his second season at Marshall, the sophomore guard finished the year averaging 4.1 points per game and 1.5 assists per game ... Had his best performance of the season vs. FIU (Jan. 30) scoring 15 points shooting 4-of-7 from the field and 5-of-6 from the free-throw line ... Scored in double digits in three games and recorded five or more rebounds in three games on the year ... Finished second on the team in total steals with 32.
2012-13 (FRESHMAN): Played in 28 out of 32 games while starting five... Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll by having a GPA of at least 3.0... Was 8-of-32 from the field and averaged 1.3 points... Averaged 1.1 assists... Scored a season-high 12 points against Southern Miss (3/5) on 3-of-4 shooting from the field, 2-of-3 from three-point range... Statistically, was the best free throw shooter on the team at 85.0 percent, 17-of-20 ... Played a season-high 30 minutes against Cincinnati (12/15) ... Started four consecutive games from 12/19 to 1/5... Had a season-high five assists at UAB (2/9).
HIGH SCHOOL: Named first team all-state by as a junior and a senior... Named Kentucky 11th Region Player of the Year as a senior... Led Scott County to a 34-5 record as a senior and a runner-up finish at the state tournament... Scored 28 points on 9-of-14 shooting in his final game... As a senior averaged 15.3 points and 6.4 rebounds as well as shooting 42.6 percent from the field, 41.1 percent from three-point range and 70.1 percent at the free throw line... Selected for the Kentucky-Indiana all-star game as a junior and senior... Selected for the Kentucky-Ohio all-star game as a junior... Ranked a three-star recruit by Rivals.com... As a junior, averaged 16.5 points and 4.5 assists per game... Helped Scott County to a district championship and a record of 23-6 as a junior... Named to the all-Toyota Classic Tournament team... Named MVP of the Cumberland Falls Invitational Tournament... Earned all-region honors as a sophomore... Helped Scott County make the semifinals of the Kentucky Sweet 16 state championships in 2010 as a sophomore... Played AAU ball for KYA All-Stars and helped the team to a 46-9 summer record while advancing to the AAU national tournament championship bracket.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 29, 1993... Son of Terry and Terri Manning... Father Terry played basketball at Eastern Kentucky... Full name is Tamron Horton Manning.