5 Darryl Evans
5 Darryl Evans
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Spartanburg, S.C.
High School: Spartanburg Day School
Position: Guard

2009-10 (R-JUNIOR):  Returned from a knee injury to play in all 30 games and register 14 starts... led Furman with 95 assists (3.2/game) while averaging 6.6 points and 2.6 rebounds per contest... scored a career-high 19 points versus South Carolina State and added 18 in a victory over Samford... dished out 11 assists versus Dartmouth... ranked second on the team with 24 steals.

 

2008-09 (JUNIOR):  Played in and started all eight games before having his season cut short due to a torn ACL in December versus North Florida...averaged 6.1 points and 3.3 assists per game... Notched a career-high 12 points in 33 minutes of play versus South Carolina...scored 11 points at Charleston Southern...handed out a career-best five assists at Duquesne.

 

2007-08 (SOPHOMORE):  Registered playing time in Furman’s final 29 games, including 10 starts at guard…averaged 3.3 points and 1.8 rebounds per game while playing 16.4 minutes per contest…tallied eight points, added a pair of rebounds, and  collected a two steals in first collegiate start at Clemson…led Furman with career-high 10 points on 3-of-5 shooting beyond the arc in 62-53 loss at Georgia Southern…recorded career-best five assists in 69-59 win over UNC Greensboro.

 

2006-07 (FRESHMAN):  Appeared in 19 games, all as a reserve...scored a season high six points and claimed another high three rebounds in nine minutes of action versus California (84-50 loss)...connected on 3-pointers against both Clemson (67-58 loss) in Clemson and The Citadel (69-51 win) in Charleston.

 

HIGH SCHOOL:  2006 graduate of Spartanburg Day School...basketball coach was Lee Sartor...played both guard positions....scored 1,506 points and racked up 403 rebounds, 340 assists, and 302 steals during his prep career...averaged 19.8 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.7 assists, and 3.4 steals per game as a senior in helping his squad to a 26-6 record (the most wins in school history) and the school’s first ever conference regular season championship and tournament crown...top wins in 2005-06 included decisions over No. 3 AAA Clover 47-45 and No. 9 AAA Chester 58-56...delivered a pair of game winning free throws to beat nationally-ranked Gaston Day School, 70-68...served as team captain and earned Spartanburg County All-Star honors his senior year...three-time CAA All-Conference selection...also played with the Spartanburg Bucks AAU Club.

 

PERSONAL:  Full name is Darryl Lamar Evans...son of Viola Miller and Darryl Evans...born September 9, 1987, in Spartanburg, South Carolina...has five siblings:  Porsche, Danielle, Dayana, Darius, and Amijah...health and exercise science major.