3  Travis Young
Travis Young
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Zanesville, OH

High School:
Zanesville

Weight:
200

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
03/14/1979

AT MARSHALL

• Sophomore Season •

Named honorable-mention All-Mid American Conference ... was second on the team in scoring with 13.9 points per game ... second on the team in assists with 95 ... for the second consecutive season he led the team in minutes played (33.0) ...pumped in 25 points and seven assists against Georgia ... led Marshall with 20 points in the win over Massachusetts ... posted 25 points, four rebounds, two assists and two blocks against Northern Illinois ... paced the Herd with 21 points in loss to Western Michigan ... posted 22 points on 7-of-9 shooting against Eastern Michigan ... had 23 points, five assists and five rebounds against Toledo ... had 20 points and seven rebounds in at Akron ... led Marshall with 20 points in win over Buffalo pumped in 20 points against Ohio

• Freshman Season •

Named Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year ... was second on the team in scoring with 11.3 points per game ... led the team with 117 assists ... was also fifth on the team in rebounding (3.1 per game) ... one of two players to start every game for the Herd ... led the team in minutes played (32.4 per game) ... led Marshall with 17 points in the upset win over No. 23 Wake Forest ... led the Herd with 17 points at Toledo ... recorded a career-high 26 points against Eastern Michigan and one of the nation's top point guards Earl Boykins ... had a career-high in rebounds (6) and steals (5) against Northern Illinois ... recorded 19 points and nine assists in 40 minutes against Ball State ... scored seven points and dished out seven assists with no turnovers against Bluefield State ... had 11 points, three assists and four steals against Radford ... led Marshall with 19 points against Massachusetts ... recorded the first "double-double" of his career against Rio Grande with 13 points and 11 assists ... totaled 17 points in the win over Bowling Green ... had 14 points, seven assists and four steals in win over Central Michigan ... recorded 15 points, seven assists and five rebounds at Ohio ... scored 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds against Miami

• Prior to Marshall •

Lettered in basketball (4) ... averaged 10.9 points in high school ... led Zanesville High to a 74-3 record his final three seasons ... member of the 1995 state championship team and the 1997 state runners-up ... the 1996 squad peaked at number 3 in the country in USA Today rankings ... coached by Scott Archhalt

• Personal •

Son of Edwin Young and Beth Gaiters ... born Mar. 14, 1979 ... brother Edwin plays basketball at Dayton ... majoring in sports management and marketing.

CAREER HIGHS

Points: 26 • Eastern Michigan (1-5-98)
Rebounds: 7 • Georgia (11-23-98)
Assists: 11 • Rio Grande (12-13-97)
Steals: 5 • Northern Illinois (1-9-98)
Blocks: 2 • Northern Illinois (11-18-98)
Minutes: 43 • Miami (12-8-98)