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T.J. Weeks

  • Player
  • Seasons: 2019-20, 2020-21
  • Number: 23
  • Position: G
  • Height: 6' 4“
  • Weight: 185
  • Hometown: Warwick RI
  • High School: Bishop Hendricken (Warwick RI)
  • Prep School: Woodstock Academy
  • Transfer From: none
  • Birthday: March 151)

At UMass

  • Signed NLI on 4/17/2019.2)

2020-21 Redshirt Freshman year

  • Redshirt request for the 2019-20 season was granted by the NCAA.3)

2019-20 Freshman year

Roster photo 2019-20

  • Played in the season's first ten games, but then went out with an abdominal injury after the Harvard game (12/7).
  • Injury later classified as a hernia. Underwent surgery on 1/10 and needs 3-4 months recovery time, sidelining him for the rest of the season.4) Coaching staff is confident that he will obtain a medical redshirt.5)
  • At the time he went out with the injury, he was leading the team in scoring (147 points and 14.7 ppg), field goals attempted (109), 3-pointers made (32) and percentage (.485), free throws made (23), and steals (18).6)
  • His .485 percentage from 3 was 15th in the NCAA and 3rd among rookies.7)
  • 32 made threes was tied for 16th in the NCAA and tied for 2nd among rookies.8)
  • 3.2 made threes per game was tied for 26th in the NCAA and tied for 2nd among rookies.9)
  • Started off hot, winning the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week in the season's first week.10)

Statistics

Total 3-Pointers Rebounds
SeasonGPGSMinAvgFGFGA%FGFGA%FTFTA%OffDefTotAvgPFFOATOBlkStPtsAvg
2019-2010226026.046109.4223266.4852332.719731383.821161131814714.7

Game logs from Sports Reference
Career highs from RealGM.com

Pre-UMass

High School / Prep School

  • Spent a prep year in 2018-19 at Woodstock Academy in Connecticut
  • Helped guide the Centaurs to a 38-2 record in 2018-19, climbing as high as No. 2 in the national rankings
  • Named to the National Prep School Invitational All-Tournament team after averaging 16.5 points per game during the tournament
  • Named to the USA Today All-USA Rhode Island First-Team after averaging 23 points, 10.7 rebounds and 2.2 blocks per game as a senior at Bishop Hendricken Catholic in 2017-18
  • Named to the Providence Journal's Rhode Island Interscholastic League All-Decade Team for the 2010s11)
  • Named to the Providence Journal All-State First-Team as a senior
  • Guided the Hawks to back-to-back state championships, averaging 17 points and 7 rebounds per game as a junior
  • Spent first two years of high school at Pilgrim
  • Played prep hoops with fellow UMass signees Tre Mitchell and Preston Santos

Personal

  • Tyrone Travis Weeks Jr. was born just as his father, a part of the coaching staff at St. Bonaventure, was about to take on Kentucky in the NCAA Tournament12)
  • His father, Tyrone Weeks Sr., scored over 1,000 points for UMass from 1994-98 and played in four consecutive NCAA Tournaments
weeks_tj.txt · Last modified: 2020/09/26 21:52 by mikeuma