|Hometown:||Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.|
Started 16 games and played in 31...averaged 8.1 points per outing...named the team’s Defensive Player of the Year for the third consecutive season...was the best free-throw shooter on the Tech squad and the fifth-best in the OVC, going 65-for-79 for a percentage of 82.3...scored in double-figures 12 times and scored a season-high 23 points against Southeast Missouri on Jan. 29, a game in which he went 11-for-12 from the free-throw line...averaged 1.8 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.2 steals in 25.4 minutes per game.
Appeared in 28 of the 32 games played by the Golden Eagles...averaged 5.1 points in 16.3 minutes per game, logging 143 points on the year...ranked fourth on the team in steals with 21 and led the team with a free throw percentage of 84.5...he notched 50 defensive rebounds (62 total) and contributed 27 assists on the season...was named the team’s Best Defensive Player for the second consecutive year.
Played in all 30 games...named the team’s Best Defensive Player by coach Sutton...scored in double figures four times, including a season-high 12 points on Nov. 29 against Louisiana-Monroe, and also grabbed a season-high seven rebounds in that game...had a season-high six assists on Jan. 3 against Southeast Missouri...averaged 4.0 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 17.7 minutes per game.
A four year starter at Chaminade-Madonna High School in Hollywood, Fla. for coach Kelvin Walker...was a two-sport athlete also playing volleyball...was named to several postseason teams including being named first-team all-county, and was an all-state honorable mention as a junior…averaged 28 points, five rebounds and five assists per game as a senior...was named first-team all county and all-state...helped Chaminade-Madonna to a 21-6 record as a sophomore to go along with the district crown and regional finals...followed that up with a 15-10 record and district runner-up his junior season.
Zachary Thomas Bailey Jr. is the son of Zachary Bailey Sr. and Latrone Bailey of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla...birthday is December 3, 1989...majoring in business administration.