Should once again be the starting small forward in his senior season... Hit a lot of big shots in his first year at Utah State, and also played valuable minutes at the point during the 2006 Western Athletic Conference Tournament... Needs to be a more consistent defender... Is a solid rebounder who has good basketball skills... Has an excellent attitude.
2006 Season (So.):
Played in all 32 games for Utah State in his first season, and started 26, including the final 13 of the season... Scored in double-figures eight times during the year and also had two 20-point games... Scored a season-high 23 points against Middle Tennessee on Dec. 5 and had 21 points against New Mexico State on Feb. 11... Recorded a season-high nine rebounds at Weber State on Dec. 10 and against San Jose State in the regular season finale on Mar. 4... Played a season-high 40 minutes against Nevada in the WAC Tournament championship game... Finished the year by averaging 7.2 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 25.9 minutes per game... Shot 37.0 percent from the field, 37.4 percent from three-point range, and 68.9 percent from the free throw line... Averaged 7.8 points and 4.1 rebounds in WAC play, while shooting 36.4 percent from the field and 37.5 percent from three-point range.
Earned second-team all-Jayhawk West honors as a sophomore at Hutchinson Community College as he averaged a team-best 14.9 points and 6.2 rebounds per game... Also led the Blue Dragons with 2.5 assists and 1.7 steals and shot 36.3 percent from the field, 30.5 percent from three-point range and 70.3 percent from the free throw line... As a freshman at Hutchinson, he earned third-team all-Jayhawk West honors as he averaged 11.4 points and 3.4 rebounds, while shooting 38.0 percent from the field, 31.3 percent from three-point range and 78.5 percent from the free throw line... During his two-year career at Hutchinson Community College, he ranked 17th all-time in school history with 810 points (13.6 ppg), fourth all-time in three-pointers made (115), and second all-time in three-pointers attempted (372).
Prepped at Millbrook High School in Raleigh, N.C., where he earned all-conference honors three straight years and led his conference in assists as a senior... Averaged nearly 17 points, seven rebounds as seven assists as a prep senior.
Full name is Terrence Durrall Peterson... Born on October 1, 1985 in Hampton, Va... One of four children of Franklin and Audrey Peterson... Has a cousin who played collegiate basketball at Eastern Carolina... Majoring in communications at Utah State and wants to be a sports commentator... Enjoys watching movies, playing video games and building model cars... Played one season with current Aggie Stephen DuCharme at Hutchinson Community College.