Of its 57 academic all-WAC selections from its spring sports, Utah State had 23 student-athletes from women's outdoor track honored, along with 15 from men's outdoor track, six from softball, five from both men's tennis and women's tennis, and three from the men's golf team.
Aggies End With +9.1 Rebounding Margin, Ranked In Top 50 In Three Categories
Women's Basketball's Christensen Named America First Credit Union Utah State Student-Athlete of the Week
The senior guard earned her fourth honor of the season.
Fifth-Seeded Aggies Set To Tangle With Fourth-Seeded UT Arlington Thursday In WAC Tournament Quarterfinals
USU Entering Eighth And Final WAC Tournament With Two-Game Win Streak In Tow
Men's Basketball Player Garners Weekly USU Award To Go With WAC Player Of The Week Honors
USU Men's Basketball vs. MSU 2013
USU Men's Basketball vs. SUU 2013
USU Men's Basketball vs USC 2013
USU Men's Basketball vs. Adams State 2013
USU Men's Basketball vs. Central Methodist 2013
Expected to continue progress made last year as he adapted to the college game... Coaching staff is very positive about his continuing to get better at the Division I level.... Is a big, strong point guard who continues to improve on defensive end, as well as showing progress in level of aggressiveness and three-point shooting.
2012-13 SEASON (FR):
One of five Aggies to play in all 31 games... Came off bench in first six games of season then started the remaining 25 games of the year... Averaged 7.1 points, 3.3 assists, 2.1 rebounds and 0.9 steals per game while seeing 27.3 minutes of action per contest... Led team in assists with 103 helpers (3.3 apg)... Shot 40.4 percent from the field (76-of-188), including 28.4 percent behind the arc (19-of-67), as well as netting 65.8 percent at the free throw line (50-of-76)... Ranked sixth in the WAC in assist-turnover ratio overall (1.51) and 11th in league games (1.48)... Was also seventh in overall assists (3.32) and fifth in league games (3.8)... Had breakout game against Western Oregon (12/8) with 21 points in only 20 minutes, topping previous single-game season high of eight points in three-pointers alone, draining first treys of the season and finished with three on the night, and nearly doubling season total of 11 points entering the game... The 21 points was the most scored by an Aggie during the season at the time and was the first 20-point game for a USU freshman since Tai Wesley in 2008... Made first career start in Utah Valley (12/15) game, tying game-high with 17 points, including a stretch where he scored 11 of USU's points in a row... Scored first career point as an Aggie with a free throw in the TAMU-Corpus Christi (11/17) contest... Had nine double-figure scoring games for the season, latest with 12 points in Texas State (3/7) game that came on the heels of a team-high 15 points at UT Arlington (3/2)... Just missed two more postings with nine points against both New Mexico State (2/16) and Illinois State (2/23)... Distributed at least four assists in 15 of the last 24 games, included in that stretch were season-high of eight helpers against Illinois State (2/23) along with two games of his previous season-high seven assists, doing so against Nicholls State (12/20) and Seattle (1/3)... Also dished out six assists at Texas State (12/31) as well as in back-to-back home games against Denver (2/14) and New Mexico State (2/16), along with tallying five assists in home game vs. UTSA (3/9)... Dished out 93 assists in 25 games as a starter, averaging 3.7 helpers per game during that stretch, after totaling 10 assists in the first five games of the season off the bench (2.0 apg).
Earned first-team all-region and first-team all-state honors from both the Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News as he helped American Fork (Utah) High School to a 19-3 record and a co-Region 4 championship... Averaged 10.5 points, 5.7 assists, 4.1 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game as a prep senior, while shooting 57.1 percent from the field (72-126), 20.4 percent from three-point range (10-49) and 70.0 percent at the free throw line (56-80)... Scored in double-figures 11 times during his senior season including a season-high 17 points at Corona del Sol (Ariz.) High School... Also had one double-double during the year with 13 points and a career-high 13 rebounds against Syracuse High School... Recorded a career-high 11 assists against Desert Vista (Ariz.) High School and had 10 assists versus Riverton High School... Had a career-best seven steals against Mountain View High School... Also earned first-team all-state honors from both the Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News as a prep junior after leading the Cavemen to a 22-5 record including a 10-2 league mark... During his junior season, he averaged 12.0 points, 4.9 assists, 4.6 rebounds and 1.6 steals per game, while scoring in double-figures 17 times... Posted 20-plus points in three different games including a career-high 25 points against Hillcrest High School... Finished his junior year with a double-double as he had 17 points and 12 rebounds against Lone Peak High School in the 5A championship game... Was ranked as the 27th-best overall prospect on the West Coast by ESPN.com following his junior season... Averaged 9.3 points, 4.6 assists, 4.4 rebounds and 1.8 steals as a sophomore as he scored in double-figures nine times and posted one double-double... Played for the Utah Pump N' Run AAU team that advanced to the semifinals of the Adidas Super 64 during the summer of 2011.
Full name is Marcel Kawika Davis... Born in American Fork, Utah... One of four children of Rodney and Kimberly Davis... Cousin is Denver Broncos linebacker D.J. Williams... Major is undeclared.
Year GP-GS Min-Avg. FG Pct. 3FG Pct. FT Pct. Pts. Avg. Reb. Avg. PF-D Ast. TO Blk. Stl. 2013 31-25 846-27.3 76-188 .404 19-67 .284 50-76 .658 221 7.1 64 2.1 66-2 103 68 0 29