Atlanta native plans to transfer
16 awards distributed Wednesday night
Crowder averaged 26.5 points in MU's 2-0 week
MU improves to 24-5 overall
ESPNU to feature 2 p.m. CT broadcast
Marquette Men's Basketball vs. Florida in the 2012 NCAA Sweet Sixteen
Men's Basketball vs. Murray State (NCAA THIRD ROUND)
Marquette Mens Basketball vs. Georgetown (Senior Day)
Marquette Men's Basketball vs. Rutgers
2011 Marquette Basketball Haunted Hoops
2011-12 Season Notes:Led MU bench scoring with 10 points on 5-of-10 shooting in season-opening win over Mount St. Mary's (Nov. 11) in a career-high 20 minutes of action ... Had a career high three assists and added four defensive rebounds vs. Northern Colorado (Dec. 17) ... Grabbed a season-high six rebounds in 13 minutes of action vs. Vanderbilt (Dec. 29) ... Led the MU bench with eight points on four field goals at Notre Dame (Feb. 4) while adding three rebounds and a steal in 19 minutes of action ... Knocked down a pair of 3-pointers vs. Cincinnati (Feb. 11) and led the MU bench with six points and a blocked shot ... Made his first collegiate start at West Virginia (Feb. 24).
2010-11 Season Notes: Made his MU debut in the season opener vs. Prairie View A&M (Nov. 12) and was credited with one assist and one steal in eight minutes of action ... Scored his first collegiate basket vs. South Dakota (Nov. 20) ... Contributed a career-high 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting from the field, including 3-of-4 from beyond the arc, and recorded his first career block vs. Centenary (Dec. 18) ... Pulled down a game- and career-high seven rebounds and added four points vs. Louisville (Mar. 10) in a career-high 17 minutes.
High School: Considered one of the nation's top prospects by several recruiting services ... Ranked 53rd by ESPN.com's ESPNU 100 and 52nd by Rivals.com ... played for Montverde Academy in Florida as a senior in 2009-10 ... averaged 16.1 points, 6.3 rebounds, 3.1 steals and 3.0 assists per game ... second on the roster in scoring ... helped squad to a 25-5 overall record and a top-10 national ranking ... Competed his junior campaign in 2008-09 at Green Forest Christian Academy in Decatur, Ga. ... Posted season averages of 17.0 points, 10.0 rebounds, 8.0 assists and 3.0 blocks per game ... The Eagles advanced to the state playoffs after capturing the regional title and concluded the year with an overall record of 26-4 ... Named the region's most valuable player and he claimed the same accolade from his team ... Helped the squad to a 16-9 overall record in 2007-08 and was named the program's offensive player of the year after contributing 14.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks per contest ... Earned a spot on the all-region team ... Three-year letterwinner ... Was tabbed to the all-region roster as a freshman and was also the squad's newcomer of the year ... On the AAU circuit, competed for Hoop Planet in tournaments across the nation.
Personal: Born June 4, 1992 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Son of Tyrone and Venda Jones ... Youngest of five children ... Father earned three letters in men's basketball (1984-86) at Alaska-Anchorage ... majoring in sociology.