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#25 Tyrus McGee
Position: Guard
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
City/State: Stringtown, Okla.
High School: Stringtown/Cowley County C.C.
Experience: 1 Letter
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McGee Photos
Tyrus McGee
Release: 04/07/2011

Awards & Honors
All-Big 12 Honorable Mention (13)
Big Sixth Man Award (13)
Led Nation In 3-point pct.- 46.4% (13)
Hampton Hotel’s 3-Point Contest (13)
Global Sports Classic All-Tournament Team (12)
South Padre Island All-Tournament Team (11)

All-Big 12 Honorable Mention selection and Big 12 Sixth Man Award of the nation’s best sixth man, averaging 13.1 points from off the bench...scored in double figures 26 times to tie for the team lead and had six 20-point games...led the nation in 3-point percentage (46.4 pct., 96-207 3FG), becoming the first Cyclone to lead the nation in a statistical category...his season 3-point percent clip ranks second in school history...led the Big 12 and ranked 34th nationally in 3-pointers per game (2.7)...drilled 96 3-pointers, ranking third on ISU’s single-season list...made a 3-pointer in 34 of 35 games, including a string of 20-straight games to rank as the fourth-best streak in school history...made four or more treys in 10 games, including three with six or more...led the team in steals with 40...shot 48.8 p ercent (157-322 FG) from the field and connected on 51.5 percent of his shots in conference play...named to the Global Sports Classic All-Tournament team by averaging 16.5 points and 3.3 3-pointers in the four games...scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half behind six 3-pointers vs. UMKC...tied a career-high 22 points on 8-of-11 shooting in win at Baylor...was 6-of-10 from 3-point range en route to 22 points vs. Kansas...posted 22 points (6-9 3FG) at Oklahoma...was 6-of-10 from 3-point range in two NCAA Tournament games...tied for fifth all-time in career 3-pointers at ISU with 146...owns a career 43.7 percent (146-334 3FG) clip from 3-point range, the second-best percentage in school history...his career 82.9 percentage (102-123 FT) from the free-throw line ranks sixth all-time in school history...totaled 35 games in his career with multiple 3-pointers.

Iowa State’s sixth man, averaging 7.7 points while playing in all 34 games...shot 42.6 percent (80-188 FG) from the field and shot 39.4 percent (50-127 3FG) from 3-point range..made 83.9 percent from the free-throw line (52-62 FT)...posted 10 double-digit scoring efforts...made a 3-pointer in 26 of 34 games...connected on his first seven 3-pointers to start his career...recorded 17 points vs. Rice to earn South Padre Island All-Tournament honors...recorded 17 points, five 3-pointers and a career-high nine rebounds vs. Oklahoma State...posted 20 points and six 3-pointers vs. Texas Tech...named Big 12 Rookie of the Week on Jan. 23.

Junior College
Named First-Team Division I NJCAA All-American in 2011...had an outstanding sophomore campaign, also earning Jayhawk East Player of the Year honors and First-Team All-Region VI accolades... JucoJunction rated him as the 14th-best junior college player in the nation...averaged 20.1 points, 5.7 rebounds and 3.3 assists while leading his team to a 25-8 mark as a of the best outside shooters in all of junior college, leading the region with 115 3-pointers while making 48.7 percent (115-236 3FG) of his shots from downtown...averaged 3.5 3-pointers made per game...made 85.6 percent of his shots from the free-throw line and led the team with 71 steals...ended his two-year career with 1,194 points, third-most in school history, and 195 3-pointers...recorded five 30-point games, including a career-high 38 points vs. Highland C.C...tallied 11 games with five or more 3-pointers, including a career-high eight treys vs. Fort Scott...was a First-Team All-Region VI pick as a freshman, averaging 16.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and connecting on a team-high 80 3-pointers...was also named the Jayhawk East Freshman of the Year in 2010...shot 50 percent from the field and 44.1 percent from beyond the his last nine games of the season, McGee averaged 22.1 points and shot 57.0 percent from 3-point range (34-of-60).

High School
Was one of the top prep scorers in the nation as a senior in 2009, averaging 36.1 points per game...earned first-team Class B all-state honors and played in the Oklahoma Basketball Coaches Association (OBCA) All-Star game...also averaged 8.1 assists as a senior...averaged 34.0 points as a junior to earn first-team all-state made the state tournament all four seasons and won the Class B state championship in 2006 and 2007...averaged 16.1 points on the 2007 state championship squad.

Born March 14, 1991 in Stringtown, Okla...son of Wilma McGee...liberal studies major.



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