AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15): Unanimous selection to the 2014-15 BIG EAST All-Rookie Team by the league coaches ... Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Year by collegehoopsdaily.com ... Third Team All-BIG EAST (CollegeSportsMadness.com) ... Second on the team in scoring at 11.0 ppg., which was second among BIG EAST freshmen and 21st overall in the BIG EAST Conference ... 15th in the BIG EAST in free throw percentage (.746) ... Had 20 double-figure scoring games ... Scored a team-high 17 points to go with seven rebounds at St. John’s on Feb. 23 ... Had a team-high tying 19 points in the Providence win on Feb. 7 ... Scored a career-high 21 points on 8-of-10 shooting from the field vs. DePaul on Jan. 24 and 19 points on 6-of-8 shooting at Seton Hall on Jan. 31 ... Fourth on the team in assists at 1.9 apg. ... Fourth on the team in rebounding at 4.2 rpg. ... Recorded his first career double-double with 19 points and a career-high 12 rebounds at DePaul on Jan. 3 ... Scored all 19 of his points in the second half ... Scored 16 points at Auburn on Dec. 20 to go with seven rebounds, five assists and two steals ... Had 20 points in a 97-74 win vs. Long Beach State on Nov. 18 ... His 18 points on Nov. 14 vs. Northern Arizona mark the highest point total ever for a Xavier freshman in his first game.
BIG EAST HONOREE: 2014-15 BIG EAST All-Rookie Team ... BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Feb. 16 ... Named BIG EAST Conference Rookie of the Week for a second time on Feb. 2; averaged 15.0 points and 3.5 rebounds at Georgetown and Seton Hall for the week ... Also won the award on Nov. 24 after averaging 18.0 points and 5.3 rebounds while shooting 67.9 percent from the floor over Xavier’s first three games.
COMING INTO XAVIER: Sporting News preseason BIG EAST All-Newcomer Team ... Team's second-leading scorer on its four-game exhibition trip to Brazil in August ... Averaged 11.3 ppg. to go with 1.8 apg.
MACK ON BLUIETT: "Trevon Bluiett is a highly talented wing who has an understanding of the game beyond his years. He is old school with his work ethic, his ability to create a shot and his understanding of how to use his body to create space. Trevon loves to win and his approach to the game is razor sharp. He's the consummate winner. Trevon won three state championships for Park Tudor. He was Peach Jam's third leading scorer on Nike's EYBL circuit playing for his father, Reynardo Bluiett."
AT PARK TUDOR HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 35.7 ppg. and 11.4 rpg. as a senior ... Finished his career with 2,568 points, which broke the school record and is good for sixth on the all-time state scoring list ... Scored over 1,000 points in his senior year alone ... Also broke the school record for career rebounds with 986 ... Won three IHSAA Class 2A State Championships at Park Tudor, as a freshman, sophomore and senior ... Scored 38 points in the 2014 championship game win over Westview, breaking the record for most points ever scored in the 2A title game ... 2014 First Team IBCA/Subway Boys All-State selection by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association ... Also named 2014 AP First Team All-State ... Finalist for Indiana's "Mr. Basketball"in 2014 ... 2013 and 2014 Marion County Player of the Year (Marion County Coaches Association) ... Averaged 27.8 ppg. as a junior for Park Tudor, leading his team to a 21-3 record and its first-ever Marion County Tournament Championship ... Basketball coach: Kyle Cox
COX ON BLUIETT: "One of the most relentless competitors I have ever seen. Trevon exemplifies what winning is all about on and off the court and it was contagious with our team. I fully expect that to be the case at Xavier as well. He is the ultimate example of a student-athlete."
HIGHLY RANKED: MVP of the prestigious Derby Festival Classic in Louisville ... Earned a reputation as one of the best scorers in the 2014 class nationally ... Ranked as the fourth-best shooter in the 2014 class by ESPN.com and FOXSports.com ... Ranked as a four-star recruit and the No. 34 prospect in his class by Rivals.com ... A four-star recruit by ESPN.com, ranking No. 46 overall and No. 13 at small forward ... Ranked as the No. 56 prospect by 247sports.com ... Ranked No. 31 overall by Scout.com ... A four-star recruit by Scout.com who is ranked No. 10 at the small forward position.
PERSONAL: Undecided on a major ... parents are Reynardo Bluiett and Mariam Bluiett ... Dad was on All-Marine Football Team and Mom was on the All-Marine Basketball Team ... siblings are Ashtyn, Juwaan and Brody ... born November 5, 1994 in Indianapolis, Ind.
|XAVIER CAREER HIGHS|
|Points||21||vs. DePaul (January 24, 2015)|
|Field Goals Made||8||vs. DePaul (January 24, 2015)|
|Field Goals Attempted||15||at DePaul (January 3, 2015)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Made||5||vs. Murray State (November 24, 2014)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Attempted||10||at DePaul (January 3, 2015)|
|Free Throws Made||8||Twice, last at St. John’s (February 23, 2015)|
|Free Throws Attempted||10||at St. John’s (February 23, 2015)|
|Rebounds||12||at DePaul (January 3, 2015)|
|Assists||5||Twice, last at Auburn (December 20, 2014)|
|Blocks||1||Twice, last vs. Villanova (February 28, 2015)|
|Steals||3||vs. Marquette (January 17, 2015)|