|Hometown:||St. Petersburg, Fla.|
2009-10 (JUNIOR): Stepped in as full-time starter at point guard for ODU...Played in all 33 games, including 24 starts...Averaged 3.9 points and nearly two assists per game...Scored season-high 13 points at UNC Wilmington on 5-of-9 shooting while adding a season-high three steals (2/4)...Followed that game up with a 12-point performance vs. VCU (2/7)...Was the leading scorer in three contests...Dished out season-high six assists at Towson (1/24)...
PRIOR TO OLD DOMINION: Played at Miami-Dade Junior College in Florida....First Team All-Conference...First Team All-State...MVP of the team as the leading scorer in the state of Florida and the third ranked scorer in the nation...At Lakewood HS, was Player of the Year in the league and the team MVP...
PERSONAL: Born Kquanise Montre Byrd on October 26, 1988...Parents are Martin Byrd and Otiser Frederick...Has three siblings, Kandis (20), Omunique (18) and Kyavis (15)...Goes by the nicknames "Q" or "Byrd"...Favorite sports personality is Kobe Bryant because of his dedication to the game and leadership...Majoring in Pyschology.
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