Ohio junior guard Armon Bassett scored 38 points to lead the Bobcats to a 81-64 upset victory over Kent State in the Mid-American Conference Tournament quarterfinals. Bassett scored 18 of his points in the first half.[details]
2007 (Sophomore): Received the Golden Flashes' Most Improved Player Award ... Started 22 games, including the final 14 of the year ... Third on the team with 10.3 points per game ... Ranked second in the MAC with 1.9 spg and fourth with a 55.5 field goal percentage ... Shot 40.0 percent (16-40) from three and 75.2 percent (91-121) from the foul line, raising his free throw percentage by 23.5 percent from the 2005-06 season ... Scored in double figures 16 times ... During MAC play improved his numbers to 12.2 ppg, (T-19th), 59.8 FG% (2nd) and 83.6 FT% (7th) ... Shot 61.9 percent and averaged 12.4 ppg at home as the Golden Flashes set a school record with a 16-0 record at the M.A.C. Center ... Averaged 11.6 ppg over the final seven games of the year ... Had at least one steal in 11 of the last 12 games ... Scored 12 points in the NCAA Tournament vs UNLV (Mar. 20) ... Averaged 10.7 ppg and 5.3 rpg in the MAC Tournament, including a 13 point performance in the championship game vs Akron (Mar. 15) ... Led the team with 15 points in only 22 minutes as KSU clinched the MAC East Division with a 50-39 win vs Miami (Mar. 4) ... Made a trio of three-pointers and scored 16 points at Bowling Green (Mar. 1) ... Handed out a team best four assists and totaled 16 points vs Ohio (Feb. 16) ... Scored double figures in five straight games from Jan. 23 – Feb. 9 ... In a 64-61 overtime win vs Ball State (Feb. 6) he scored seven of KSU’s 15 points in the extra session and shot 9-9 from the foul line on his way to 13 points and six rebounds ... Had 11 of his 13 points in the first half vs Toledo (Feb. 2) ... Scored all 12 of his points in a 77-67 victory at Eastern Michigan (Jan. 30) in the second half, including nine in the final seven minutes ... Equaled a team high 18 points, shooting 7-8 from the field and 4-5 from the foul line vs Akron (Jan. 23) ... Had 12 points, a season high five assists and three steals at Miami (Jan. 17) ... Scored a career high 20 points, shooting 8-10 and had five steals vs Bowling Green (Jan. 12) ... His career best six steals at Youngstown State (Dec. 5) were the most since Eric Haut had six vs Cleveland State on Dec. 14, 2002 ... Led the team with 16 points and had six rebounds vs Saint Louis (Nov. 28).
2006 (Freshman): Played in 28 games in his first year at Kent State, making 18 starts ... Averaged 6.0 points and 3.3 rebounds ... Selected to the MAC All-Freshman Team along with teammate Rodriquez Sherman ... Third on the team in three-point percentage, knocking down 8-of-22 for a percentage of .364 ... Scored a career high 16 points vs. Eastern Michigan (Feb. 3) hitting 5-7 from the floor, 2-2 from three point range and 4-4 from the line ... Recorded 12 points on 5-of-8 shooting in the MAC quarterfinal game vs. Western Michigan (Mar. 8), the highest scoring total by a KSU freshman in the MAC Tournament since 2003 ... Recorded the first double-double of his career in the season finale vs. Akron (Mar. 9) with 10 points and 11 rebounds ... Scored in double figures six times ... Recorded his first career block against Bowling Green (Mar. 1) ... Was fourth on the team in assists averaging 1.9 a game ... Flashes record was 13-4 when he was in the starting lineup, where he averaged 6.4 points per game.
Personal: Born March 16, 1988 • Is the son of Catrina Singletary • Undecided on a major.