Tyrese Buie
    Tyrese Buie


    Savannah, Ga.

    High School:

    Last College:
    Highland C.C.

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 210



    Worth Knowing: A junior college transfer who plays a valuable role as a combination forward...An excellent scorer with a soft mid-range jumper and the ability to score points in quick bursts.

    2000-01: Played in all 30 games and made one start...Finished fifth on the team in scoring with 6.6 ppg...Scored double figures seven times...Had a double-double, 11 points, 11 rebounds vs. Northern Iowa.

    1999-00 (Highland CC): Third Team All-American and MVP of the Arrowhead Conference at Highland (Ill.) Community College...Averaged 19.0 ppg.

    1998-99 (Atlanta JC): Averaged 8.0 ppg and 4.0 apg...Team finished the season 21-8.

    High School: Played four years of varsity basketball for Tim Jordan at Savannah (Ga.) High School...Averaged 22.0 ppg and was named third team all-state, all-city and all-region...Averaged 16.0 ppg and was named all-region and all-city as a junior...Helped lead his team to a Final Eight appearance in class 4A and a region championship as a junior...Averaged 14.0 ppg as a sophomore and helped his team win the region championship...As a freshman, averaged 6.0 ppg in a reserve role.