USF Men's Basketball BIO
Troy Holston
Player Profile:
Troy Holston 1848642
Position: Guard
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 200
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Queens, N.Y.
High School: Oldsmar Christian


MAJOR: Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2016-17): Appeared in 26 games, making 19 starts...Averaged 9.7 points and 2.3 rebounds per game...Ranked 10th in The American in three-pointers made per game (2.1)...Placed ninth in conference play in three-pointers made per game (2.1)...Led the Bulls in three-pointers made (54) and attempted (171)...Tallied double figure points in 13 contests...Recorded season-high 20 points on career-best seven made three-pointers at SMU (1/7)...Three consecutive double figure scoring games (11/28-12/3 and 1/17-1/25).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16): Suffered a torn ACL during individual workouts in July… Did not play or practice… Was granted a medical hardship waiver by the NCAA.

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15): Played in 29 games while starting 11… Averaged 7.9 points, the fourth-most on the team… Ranked second on the team with 39 3-pointers made… Scored a season-best 22 points at Houston (3/1), the first time a USF freshman scored 20 or more points since 2012… Earned his first career start at NC State (11/23)… Recorded at least 10 points 10 times, eight of which occurred over the last nine games in the season… Averaged 17.5 points over the last six games… Recorded a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds against UCF (3/4)… Started the final nine games of the season… Played in all 40 minutes of USF's game at Houston (3/1)… Named the American Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week on March 9

HIGH SCHOOL: Rated a three-star recruit by Scout, Rivals and ESPN … Ranked the 26th best shooting guard prospect by Scout and an overall national ranking of 140 … Averaged 23 points as a senior while helping Oldsmar Christian, located in the Tampa area, to a 16-9 record as a senior … Averaged 13.6 points as a junior while helping Oldsmar to a 24-4 record last season … Chose his hometown school over offers from approximately 40 others including Miami (FL), Memphis, Marquette, Kansas State and Alabama

PERSONAL: Born Feb. 13, 1995 … Son of Monique Holston-Greene… Born and raised in Queens, N.Y… Moved to Florida in 8th grade.
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