2013-14 Season Notes: Earned the Sixth Man of the Year Award ... Picked up his third straight 20-point performance on an 8-of-13 shooting effort vs. Xavier (March 13) in the BIG EAST tournament, including 19 points in the second half, while his eight fields goals marked a career-high ... Scored 20-plus points for the first time in his career with a 20-point effort vs. St. John's (March 8), including a floater at the end of regulation to force overtime ... One of three MU players to record a double-double (first of his career) at Providence (March 4), leading the team with a game- and career-high 26 points (including 15 points in the second half) and career-best 11 rebounds in a career-high 43 minutes played ... Was one of four players to score double-digit points in an overtime win at DePaul (Feb. 22), finishing with 19 points including two steals and sinking nine of 10 attempts from the free throw line ... Shot 5-of-8 from the field and had a team-high 13 points vs. Creighton (Feb. 19) ... Dished out a career-high six assists and added 13 points and two steals in win over Xavier (Feb. 15) while playing a season-high 32 minutes ... Nine of his 11 points at Seton Hall (Feb. 11) came from the free throw line on 9-of-10 shooting from the charity stripe to go along with six rebounds and a pair of steals; his nine free throws matched a career-high ... Led MU comeback win vs. Butler (Feb. 4), scoring all 17 of his points in the second half, including seven straight points in an 11-0 run to erase a 10-point deficit; finished 7-of-10 from the field, matching a career-high in field goals made and tied single-game career-highs assists (4) and steals (2) ... Finished with eight points, five rebounds, two assists and a blocked shot vs. Providence (Jan. 30) ... Scored 18 points, including Marquette's final 10 points in the last 34 seconds of regulation to force overtime vs. Villanova (Jan. 25) while finishing 7-of-10 from the floor ... Knocked down a 3-pointer with six seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime in a win at Georgetown (Jan. 20) ... Led MU in scoring with a game-high 19 points vs. Seton Hall (Jan. 11) and made all nine of his free throw attempts, a career high ... Scored 10 points and added three assists and a steal vs. Xavier (Jan. 9) ... Went 4-of-5 from the field and finished with 10 points vs. DePaul (Jan. 4) while adding four rebounds and two steals ... Scored 13 points, including 6-of-6 shooting from the foul line, and had three assists and a pair of steals vs. Samford (Dec. 28) ... Led all bench scorers with 10 points on 4-of-7 shooting vs. New Mexico (Dec. 21) in the MGM Grand Showcase ... Finished with eight points on 3-of-4 shooting vs. IUPUI (Dec. 14) ... Knocked down a pair of 3-pointers and finished with eight points and a pair of assists in win over George Washington (Nov. 29) ... Finished 7-of-8 from the foul line and scored 16 points vs. New Hampshire (Nov. 21) to go along with three assists, one block and a steal ... Posted team-highs with 11 points and two steals and matched a career-high with seven rebounds vs. Ohio State (Nov. 16) ... Pitched in eight points, tied a personal career-high with four assists and added three rebounds vs. Grambling State (Nov. 12) ... Filled up the stat sheet vs. Southern (Nov. 8) with a season-high 20 points on 5-of-8 shooting from the field and eight free throws on a career-high 11 free throw attempts, in addition to a game-high two steals and a block.
2012-13 Season Notes: Received the Joseph Fulce "WDYL? 1%" Award ...Recorded a full stat linevs. North Carolina Central (Dec. 29) witha season-high six reboundsto go along with12 points on 4-of-5 shooting, a pair of steals and a blocked shot ... Knocked down a pair of 3-pointers and was a perfect 6-of-6 from the charity stripe to record 12 points vs. Seton Hall (Jan. 16) ... Played a season-high 26 minutes at Cincinnati (Jan. 19) and chipped in nine points ... Shot 71.4 percent (5-of-7) from the floor at USF (Feb. 6) and scored a season-high 13 points to pace MU in scoring ...
2011-12 Season Notes: Made his collegiate debut vs. Mount St. Mary's (Nov. 11), playing nine minutes in the season-opener and finishing with five points ... Added 12 points off the MU bench on six field goals, including a pair of 3-pointers, and 4-of-4 shooting from the foul line in win over Norfolk State (Nov. 14) ... Went 3-of-4 from 3-point range and finished with 11 points vs. Winthrop (Nov. 18) ... Scored a career-high 14 points vs. Jacksonville (Nov. 28) ... Knocked down six field field goals en route to a 14-point performance and grabbed a career-high five rebounds in win at Wisconsin (Dec. 3) ... Boasted a full stat line vs. Washington (Dec. 6) with 11 points, five boards, a career-high four assists, one steal and his first collegiate blocked shot ... One of five MU players to score in double figures vs. Green Bay (Dec. 10) with 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting inside the perimeter ... Led MU with a career-high 22 points vs. Northern Colorado (Dec. 17) in his first collegiate start; was 4-of-4 from 3-point range in the first half against UNC and added 14 points in the second half; also set career highs in field goals made (7), steals (2) and minutes played (34) ... Scored 10 of MU's 22 bench points vs. Vanderbilt (Dec. 29 ) ... Shot 6-of-7 fromn the foul line and finished with 11 points vs. Villanova (Jan. 1) ... Made a team-high six field goals, including 3-of-4 shooting from 3-point range, and scored 16 points at Georgetown (Jan. 4) ... Was 5-of-6 shooting from the field and scored 12 of MU's 16 bench points vs. St. John's (Jan. 11) ... Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds and added nine points in come-from-behind win over Pittsburgh (Jan. 14) ... Shot 3-of-4 from 3-point range and finished with 11 of MU's 15 bench points vs. Louisville (Jan. 16) ... Pitched in 10 points, four assists and one blocked shot in win at Providence (Jan. 21) ... Led Marquette bench with five rebounds vs. Cincinnati (Feb. 11) ... Scored all 10 of MU's 10 bench points in 79-64 win at Connecticut (Feb. 18) ... Made second collegiate start at West Virginia (Feb. 24) ... Posted 10 points vs. BYU (Mar. 15) on 3-of-5 shooting (2-3 3FG) in addition to six rebounds and two of the team's seven steals ... Connected on both of his attempts from beyond the arc in the first half and finished with eight points vs. Murray State (Mar. 17) in addition to six rebounds leading all bench players ... Saw 31 minutes of action off the bench vs. Florida (Mar. 22), scoring 11 points on 4-of-8 shooting and 2-of-4 from behind the arc, while also tying a career-high with two takeaways.
High School: Helped Notre Dame Prep to the National Prep Championship game in 2010-11 ... Averaged 22.0 points and 6.0 assists per game ... In the three outings at the national tournament, averaged 28.3 points per contest to lead all players ... The team posted an overall record of 33-4 ... Was ranked among the top-10 players in the region ... Played at Germantown High School in Tennessee in 2009-10 and at rival Houston High School as a junior in 2008-09 ... As a sophomore in 2007-08, averaged 22.6 points per game and shot 47.0 percent from the floor at South Point High School in Ohio ... Led the Pointers to an undefeated 20-0 overall record in the regular season and the program's first Ohio Valley Conference title since 1990 ... Played football as a freshman in high school before focusing on basketball.
Personal: Born March 26, 1991 in Huntington, W.V. ... Son of Alisha and Todd Mayo ... Brother, O.J., plays for the NBA'sMilwaukee Bucks... Also has three younger brothers - Jeremiah, Tanner and Corey ... Majoring in communication studies.