Barrett and Dennis return home to play for the Mavericks in 2018-19.
A selection of photos from the final day of the UTA men's basketball program's annual Boot Camp.
A selection of photos from the third day of UTA men's basketball's annual Boot Camp at Maverick Stadium.
AT JACKSON STATE: Played one season (2016-17) at Jackson State ... averaged 14 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game as a sophomore and started 26 of his 29 appearances ... averaged 33.3 minutes per game and led the team in 3-point percentage at .329 ... named DI Men's College Basketball HERO of the Week, an award presented by HERO Sports to the top individual performance of the week in each division of several NCAA sports ... earned the award after scoring 36 points to go with 5 assists and 4 rebounds in Jackson State's 94-62 win over Fisk ... his 36 points against Fisk was the second-highest total for a SWAC player during the season ... his 9 3-pointers against Fisk was the most for a SWAC player and tied for the 16th most for any player in the country that season ... finished 10th in the SWAC in scoring, seventh in made 3-point field goals (2.0), and fourth in minutes played.
AT HILL COLLEGE: Attended Hill College as a freshman during the 2015-16 season ... made 29 appearances with 9 starts as a true freshman ... earned honorable mention all-conference honors ... averaged 9.4 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game ... scored a season high 25 points in a win over Ranger College ... team went 25-6 on the season and 8-4 in the NTJCAA (Northern Texas Junior College Athletics Association) under head coach Swede Trenkle.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2015 graduate of DeSoto High School ... played one season at DeSoto and helped lead the team to a 29-5 overall record and 11-1 record in district play as a senior ... a top 50 ranked player in the state of Texas by rivals.com for coach Chris Dyer ... a first team all-district 8-6A selection ... transferred from Dallas Skyline High School where he was an all-district 9-5A selection as a junior ... prep teammate of Deon Barrett at Skyline.
2016-17 Statistics At Jackson State
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