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#5 Josh Gray
Position: Guard
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 177 lbs.
Class: Senior
Experience: 2 Letters
City/State: Lake Charles, La.
High School: Wheatley HS
Other College: Odessa CC
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Born: 09/09/1993
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Josh Gray Bio
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 05/18/2016

SENIOR SEASON (2015-16)
Played in 32 games with nine starts and had seven games in double figures, 15 total in his two years at LSU … Had 176 career assists and 62 steals … Shot 65 percent (26-of-40) from the free throw line and averaged 5.4 points per game … Came off of the bench against Kennesaw State (11/16) and scored 16 points and had six assists … Posted 13 games in his career with five or more assists … Made his first start of the season in the win over North Florida (12/2), scoring a season-high 20 points, six assists and one turnover in 27 minutes … Played 30 minutes in the win over Arkansas (1/16) and went 6-of-8 from the field for 15 points with three assists and one turnover … Got the start at point guard on senior night versus Missouri (3/1) and played 15 minutes with four points, two assists and three steals … Re-entered the starting lineup in the SEC Tournament against Tennessee and recorded 11 points, three assists, three steals and two rebounds in 22 minutes in the win … Matched a career-high seven rebounds against Texas A&M in the SEC Tournament semifinals (3/12).


JUNIOR SEASON (2014-15)
Played in 31 games dressed for with 20 starts … Eight games in double figures topped by 25 vs. UMass, 12/2 … Hit 11-of-15 field goals and 3-of-4 treys in the game with five assists … At #16 West Virginia (12/4) had the game winner with 7 seconds to play … Missed two December games with ankle injury … Also had 18 vs. Gardner Webb (11/15) and 15 vs. Georgia (1/8) … 10 games of 5 assists or more … Double double at Ole Miss (1/14) with 14 points, 10 assists … Had 10 points, six assists in strong off bench performance in win at No. 18 Arkansas … Averaged 7.1 points per game, 2.1 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game … Was eighth in the league in assists average.

PRIOR TO LSU
Led the national junior college stats at Odessa College in Texas at 34.7 points per game … Had a good assist-to-turnover ratio of 172 assists-107 turnovers with 82 steals (10th in steals average nationally at 2.7 a game) … Averaged 5.9 assists per game … 45.9 percent from the field, 84 treys, 70.9 percent FTs … Eight games of 40 or more points including 61 vs. Ranger and 63 vs. El Centro … First Team JC All-America, MVP in conference … Averaged 24 points, six assists and three steals per game while leading Houston Wheatley High School to the Class 4A playoffs as a senior ... As a junior averaged 20 points per game for Humble Christian Life Center Academy, who finished with a 20-4 record ... Led Washington-Marion (La.) High School to the 2010 Louisiana Class 4A State Semifinals as a sophomore ... Played the 2012-13 season at Texas Tech where he averaged 26.7 minutes per game, 9.3 points, 3.2 assists and 2.5 steals.

PERSONAL
Born on Sept. 9, 1993, in Lake Charles … Parents are Charnella Robinson and Noah Gray, Sr. … Has four brothers - Novon, Travon, Joseph and Noah, Jr. ... Lists Kevin Gates, Lil Wayne, Lil Boosie and Webbie as his favorite artists … Favorite food is Gumbo and Dessert Cheese Cake … Favorite Professional Basketball Player is Derrick Rose and Favorite NBA team Chicago Bulls … Graduated in Spring 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies.

Top Career Performances
Points: 25 vs. UMass (12/2/14)
Rebounds: 7, twice
Field Goals Made: 11 vs. UMass (12/2/14)
3 PT FG Game: 3 vs. UMass (12/2/14)
Free Throws Made: 8 vs. Texas Tech (11/18/14)
Assists: 10 at Ole Miss (1/14/15)
Blocks: 1, twice
Steals: 3, eight times
Minutes Played: 41 vs. Texas Tech (11/18/14)

Top Career Scoring Games
1. 25 vs. UMass (12/2/14)
2. 20 vs. North Florida (12/2/15)
3. 18 vs. Gardner-Webb (11/15/14)
4. 16 vs. Kennesaw State (11/15/15)
5. 15 vs. Arkansas (1/16/16)
5. 15 vs. Georgia (1/8/15)
7. 14 at Ole Miss (1/14/15)
7. 14 vs. Texas Tech (11/18/14)