B.J.

Stith

B.J.StithZoom

#3

Guard
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 205
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Va.
High School: Oak Hill
Other College: Virginia
Major: Communications ('17) & SMGT

Bio

2018-19: Named team captain ... Working on a second major in Sport Management after graduated in 2017 with a Communications degree. 

2017-18: Named to the All-Conference USA Third Team … Led the Monarchs in scoring with 455 points for a 14.2 average per game … Averaged 5.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists per contest … Appeared in 32 games, starting 31 … Broke a Division I school record for most points in a first half (28) against UTSA; his 28 first-half points broke the mark of 27 set by Ronnie Valentine in 1977 … Ended the UTSA game with a career high 36 points … Grabbed a career high 13 rebounds against Dayton in the Charleston Classic … Had a career high four steals against UMES … Scored double-figures in 24 games.

2016-17:  Received the team's Cal Bowdler Most Improved Player Award … Appeared in all 31 possible games, making 26 starts … Finished the season as the team's third leading scorer … Averaged 13.6 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.0 assist per contest in conference play … Shot 79.4% from the free-throw line, which ranked fifth in Conference USA … Poured in a career best 22 points at WKU (Jan. 7, 2017) … Hauled down a career high 10 rebounds at UAB (Feb. 11, 2017). 

2015-16: Redshirted due to NCAA transfer rules ... Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for compiling a GPA higher than a 3.0.

2014-15: Played freshman season at the University of Virginia.

Prep: Played the 2013-14 season at Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) for head coach Steve Smith where he averaged 12.4 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game ... Helped Oak Hill to a 41-4 record and runner-up finish in the DICK'S Sporting Goods High School National Tournament ... Earned the Coach's Award at Oak Hill's annual Athletic Awards Ceremony ... Three-year letterwinner from 2011-13 for his father, Bryant Stith, at Brunswick High School in Lawrenceville, Va. ... Helped lead Brunswick to three straight Virginia High School League Division 3 State titles ... Named to the all-state and all-region teams after averaging 16.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 6.0 assists per game to lead the 2013 state champion Bulldogs ... Ranked No. 48 on Rivals.com's 2014 Prospect Ranking list.

PERSONAL: Parents are Bryant and Barbara Stith ... His father, who is the University of Virginia's all-time leading scorer and played 10 seasons in the NBA, currently serves as an assistant coach at ODU ... Has a older brother Brandan, who played three seasons for ODU and now plays professionally in Belgium, and two younger sisters, Bria and Brooke, who both run track at ECU.

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