03 Aaron Byrd
03 Aaron Byrd
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Year: Jr
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Position: G
Previous School: Landon HS
gp 29
pts/g 10.1
fg % 46.4
3pt % 47.7
ft % 85.4
reb/g 4.1
a/g 2.2

AS A JUNIOR IN 2017-18: Named Peach Belt All-Academic for the second straight season … Led the Peach Belt Conference with a 47.7 3PT% … Played in all 29 games and made 28 starts … Averaged the most playing time with 31.9 minutes per game and scored 10.1 ppg – fifth best for AU … Led the team in FT% (85.4 %) and was second in three pointers (88) and third in assists (64) and steals (25) … Averaged 4.1 rpg, 2.2 apg, and posted a 46.4 FG%.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016-17: Named Peach Belt All-Academic … Had the second best 3PT% on the team (41.2 percent) and the fifth most assists (50) … Played in 31 of the teams 32 games and logged one start as a point guard … Averaged 3.9 ppg in 15.6 minutes per contest … Scored double figures four times – highlighted by 18 on Feb. 25 against Montevallo.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015-16: Nominated for Male Freshman of the Year at the Augusta University Athletics Awards Banquet … Helped team reach the PBC Tournament Championship game … Played in all 29 games and made three starts … Shot 78.7% from the free-throw line … Ranked third on team in assists, 3PT% & FT% … Averaged 4.7 ppg, 1.6 apg, and 1.4 rpg as the backup point guard … Led Jags in scoring w/ 11 pts Jan. 27 vs. UNCP.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended the Landon School in Bethseda, Md., for one year and graduated in 2015 … Played basketball under Coach Rory Perkins and was named All-Met honorable mention by DC Basketball, first-team All-Conference, and All-Maryland honorable mention during his stint … An honor roll student who was awarded the Awareness and Multicultural Diversity Award … Played club ball for The 6th Man Warriors out of Bowie, Md., and made two All-Star appearances. 

PERSONAL: Born in Washington, D.C., on May 7, 1997 … Son to Christopher and Darlene Byrd and brother to Andrew Byrd … Plans on majoring in health and physical education.

Recent Games
Feb 12 Clayton St. L, 85-72
Feb 14 at Francis Marion L, 80-65
Feb 17 at Ga. Southwestern W, 75-62
Feb 21 USC Aiken W, 80-75
Feb 24 Lander W, 87-74
Feb 28 USC Aiken L, 89-79
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 22
Games started 29 22
Minutes 923 718
Minutes per game 31.8 32.6
FG 91-196 70-146
FG Pct 46.4 47.9
3PT 42-88 34-68
3PT Pct 47.7 50.0
FT 70-82 58-70
FT Pct 85.4 82.9
Off rebounds 22 15
Def rebounds 97 82
Total rebounds 119 97
Rebounds per game 4.1 4.4
Personal fouls 47 41
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 64 46
Turnovers 38 29
Assist to turnover ratio 1.7 1.6
Steals 25 18
Blocks 1 1
Points 294 232
Points per game 10.1 10.5
Points per 40 min 12.7 12.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 2 at Clemson L, 80-56 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 vs. Mount Olive W, 76-75 1 35 7-11 63.6 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 16
Nov 11 at Barton W, 80-72 1 30 2-8 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 18 at West Georgia L, 92-89 1 35 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Nov 21 at Benedict L, 83-79 1 18 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 25 Bowie St. L, 91-80 1 30 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 6-6 100.0 14
Dec 2 at Georgia College W, 52-51 1 34 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 9 Paine W, 85-56 1 22 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Dec 17 Young Harris W, 78-69 1 30 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 2
Dec 19 North Georgia W, 86-72 1 34 7-9 77.8 3-4 75.0 2-2 100.0 19
Dec 30 at Clayton St. L, 87-76 1 24 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 11
Jan 3 at Flagler W, 89-80 1 35 3-6 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Jan 6 Columbus St. L, 66-60 1 35 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 10 at UNC Pembroke L, 68-62 1 32 4-9 44.4 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 11
Jan 13 at North Georgia L, 91-84 1 24 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 15 at Young Harris W, 71-56 1 33 2-7 28.6 2-4 50.0 8-8 100.0 14
Jan 17 Francis Marion L, 106-104 1 44 3-5 60.0 0-2 0.0 2-3 66.7 8
Jan 20 Ga. Southwestern W, 87-69 1 35 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 7
Jan 24 at USC Aiken W, 95-79 1 33 4-8 50.0 3-4 75.0 4-4 100.0 15
Jan 27 at Lander W, 79-55 1 32 3-5 60.0 3-5 60.0 5-6 83.3 14
Jan 31 Flagler W, 77-72 1 30 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 3 at Columbus St. W, 82-80 1 30 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 4-6 66.7 9
Feb 7 UNC Pembroke L, 95-81 1 37 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 9
Feb 10 Georgia College L, 61-59 1 34 6-9 66.7 3-4 75.0 2-3 66.7 17
Feb 12 Clayton St. L, 85-72 1 26 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 10
Feb 14 at Francis Marion L, 80-65 1 34 4-10 40.0 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 11
Feb 17 at Ga. Southwestern W, 75-62 1 32 2-6 33.3 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 21 USC Aiken W, 80-75 1 39 7-13 53.8 2-3 66.7 3-4 75.0 19
Feb 24 Lander W, 87-74 1 31 6-10 60.0 4-5 80.0 3-4 75.0 19
Feb 28 USC Aiken L, 89-79 1 35 3-8 37.5 1-3 33.3 5-5 100.0 12
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 2 at Clemson L, 80-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 vs. Mount Olive W, 76-75 1 35 2 2 4 3 1 3.0 2 0 0 -
Nov 11 at Barton W, 80-72 1 30 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 3 0 0 -
Nov 18 at West Georgia L, 92-89 1 35 1 1 2 5 1 5.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 21 at Benedict L, 83-79 1 18 3 2 5 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 0
Nov 25 Bowie St. L, 91-80 1 30 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 2 at Georgia College W, 52-51 1 34 0 4 4 3 2 1.5 1 0 1 0
Dec 9 Paine W, 85-56 1 22 0 2 2 2 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 17 Young Harris W, 78-69 1 30 1 2 3 3 2 1.5 0 1 2 0
Dec 19 North Georgia W, 86-72 1 34 1 8 9 3 1 3.0 0 0 3 0
Dec 30 at Clayton St. L, 87-76 1 24 2 3 5 1 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 3 at Flagler W, 89-80 1 35 0 5 5 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 6 Columbus St. L, 66-60 1 35 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 10 at UNC Pembroke L, 68-62 1 32 2 6 8 3 1 3.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 13 at North Georgia L, 91-84 1 24 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 15 at Young Harris W, 71-56 1 33 1 6 7 4 2 2.0 1 0 4 0
Jan 17 Francis Marion L, 106-104 1 44 1 6 7 4 4 1.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 20 Ga. Southwestern W, 87-69 1 35 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 1 0 0 0
Jan 24 at USC Aiken W, 95-79 1 33 0 6 6 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 27 at Lander W, 79-55 1 32 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 31 Flagler W, 77-72 1 30 0 3 3 2 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 3 at Columbus St. W, 82-80 1 30 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 7 UNC Pembroke L, 95-81 1 37 0 1 1 3 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 10 Georgia College L, 61-59 1 34 0 2 2 1 0 - 2 0 1 0
Feb 12 Clayton St. L, 85-72 1 26 2 3 5 2 0 - 2 0 3 0
Feb 14 at Francis Marion L, 80-65 1 34 2 2 4 3 3 1.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 17 at Ga. Southwestern W, 75-62 1 32 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 21 USC Aiken W, 80-75 1 39 1 2 3 1 4 0.3 1 0 3 0
Feb 24 Lander W, 87-74 1 31 0 5 5 5 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 28 USC Aiken L, 89-79 1 35 1 1 2 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 29 31.8 3.1-6.8 46.4 1.4-3.0 47.7 2.4-2.8 85.4 10.1
Conference 22 22 32.6 3.2-6.6 47.9 1.5-3.1 50.0 2.6-3.2 82.9 10.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 14 33.0 3.3-6.5 50.5 1.1-2.4 48.5 3.1-3.7 84.6 10.9
Away 14 14 30.4 2.7-6.7 40.4 1.7-3.6 47.1 1.9-2.1 86.7 9.0
Neutral 1 1 35.0 7.0-11.0 63.6 2.0-4.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 16.0
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Wins 16 16 32.2 3.2-6.8 48.1 1.5-3.1 48.0 2.4-2.9 84.8 10.4
Losses 13 13 31.4 3.0-6.8 44.3 1.4-2.9 47.4 2.4-2.8 86.1 9.8
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November 5 5 29.6 3.2-7.6 42.1 1.4-3.2 43.8 1.2-1.2 100.0 9.0
December 5 5 28.8 3.0-5.4 55.6 1.0-2.0 50.0 1.6-2.0 80.0 8.6
January 10 10 33.3 2.5-5.8 43.1 1.4-3.0 46.7 3.0-3.3 90.9 9.4
February 9 9 33.1 3.9-8.1 47.9 1.8-3.6 50.0 2.9-3.7 78.8 12.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 29 923 91-196 46.4 42-88 47.7 70-82 85.4 294
Conference 22 22 718 70-146 47.9 34-68 50.0 58-70 82.9 232
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 14 14 462 46-91 50.5 16-33 48.5 44-52 84.6 152
Away 14 14 426 38-94 40.4 24-51 47.1 26-30 86.7 126
Neutral 1 1 35 7-11 63.6 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 16
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Wins 16 16 515 52-108 48.1 24-50 48.0 39-46 84.8 167
Losses 13 13 408 39-88 44.3 18-38 47.4 31-36 86.1 127
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November 5 5 148 16-38 42.1 7-16 43.8 6-6 100.0 45
December 5 5 144 15-27 55.6 5-10 50.0 8-10 80.0 43
January 10 10 333 25-58 43.1 14-30 46.7 30-33 90.9 94
February 9 9 298 35-73 47.9 16-32 50.0 26-33 78.8 112
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 29 31.8 3.9-8.5 46.4 1.8-3.8 47.7 3.0-3.6 85.4 12.7
Conference 22 22 32.6 3.9-8.1 47.9 1.9-3.8 50.0 3.2-3.9 82.9 12.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 14 33.0 4.0-7.9 50.5 1.4-2.9 48.5 3.8-4.5 84.6 13.2
Away 14 14 30.4 3.6-8.8 40.4 2.3-4.8 47.1 2.4-2.8 86.7 11.8
Neutral 1 1 35.0 8.0-12.6 63.6 2.3-4.6 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 18.3
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Wins 16 16 32.2 4.0-8.4 48.1 1.9-3.9 48.0 3.0-3.6 84.8 13.0
Losses 13 13 31.4 3.8-8.6 44.3 1.8-3.7 47.4 3.0-3.5 86.1 12.5
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November 5 5 29.6 4.3-10.3 42.1 1.9-4.3 43.8 1.6-1.6 100.0 12.2
December 5 5 28.8 4.2-7.5 55.6 1.4-2.8 50.0 2.2-2.8 80.0 11.9
January 10 10 33.3 3.0-7.0 43.1 1.7-3.6 46.7 3.6-4.0 90.9 11.3
February 9 9 33.1 4.7-9.8 47.9 2.1-4.3 50.0 3.5-4.4 78.8 15.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 29 31.8 0.8 3.3 4.1 1.6 0.0 2.2 1.3 1.7 0.9 0.0
Conference 22 22 32.6 0.7 3.7 4.4 1.9 0.0 2.1 1.3 1.6 0.8 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 14 33.0 0.6 3.1 3.6 1.4 0.0 2.5 1.2 2.1 0.8 0.1
Away 14 14 30.4 0.9 3.7 4.6 1.9 0.1 1.9 1.4 1.3 0.9 0.0
Neutral 1 1 35.0 2.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 - 3.0 1.0 3.0 2.0 0.0
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Wins 16 16 32.2 0.4 3.9 4.4 1.5 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.5 0.9 0.1
Losses 13 13 31.4 1.2 2.6 3.8 1.8 0.1 2.3 1.2 1.9 0.8 0.0
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November 5 5 29.6 1.2 2.4 3.6 1.0 0.0 2.4 1.4 1.7 1.2 0.0
December 5 5 28.8 0.8 3.8 4.6 1.8 0.0 2.4 1.0 2.4 0.4 0.2
January 10 10 33.3 0.5 4.2 4.7 1.5 0.0 2.0 1.4 1.4 0.7 0.0
February 9 9 33.1 0.8 2.7 3.4 2.0 0.1 2.2 1.3 1.7 1.1 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 29 923 22 97 119 47 1 64 38 1.7 25 1
Conference 22 22 718 15 82 97 41 1 46 29 1.6 18 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 14 462 8 43 51 20 0 35 17 2.1 11 1
Away 14 14 426 12 52 64 27 1 26 20 1.3 12 0
Neutral 1 1 35 2 2 4 0 - 3 1 3.0 2 0
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Wins 16 16 515 7 63 70 24 0 34 22 1.5 15 1
Losses 13 13 408 15 34 49 23 1 30 16 1.9 10 0
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November 5 5 148 6 12 18 5 0 12 7 1.7 6 0
December 5 5 144 4 19 23 9 0 12 5 2.4 2 1
January 10 10 333 5 42 47 15 0 20 14 1.4 7 0
February 9 9 298 7 24 31 18 1 20 12 1.7 10 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 29 29 31.8 1.0 4.2 5.2 2.0 0.0 2.8 1.6 1.7 1.1 0.0
Conference 22 22 32.6 0.8 4.6 5.4 2.3 0.1 2.6 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 14 33.0 0.7 3.7 4.4 1.7 0.0 3.0 1.5 2.1 1.0 0.1
Away 14 14 30.4 1.1 4.9 6.0 2.5 0.1 2.4 1.9 1.3 1.1 0.0
Neutral 1 1 35.0 2.3 2.3 4.6 0.0 0.0 3.4 1.1 3.0 2.3 0.0
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Wins 16 16 32.2 0.5 4.9 5.4 1.9 0.0 2.6 1.7 1.5 1.2 0.1
Losses 13 13 31.4 1.5 3.3 4.8 2.3 0.1 2.9 1.6 1.9 1.0 0.0
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November 5 5 29.6 1.6 3.2 4.9 1.4 0.0 3.2 1.9 1.7 1.6 0.0
December 5 5 28.8 1.1 5.3 6.4 2.5 0.0 3.3 1.4 2.4 0.6 0.3
January 10 10 33.3 0.6 5.0 5.6 1.8 0.0 2.4 1.7 1.4 0.8 0.0
February 9 9 33.1 0.9 3.2 4.2 2.4 0.1 2.7 1.6 1.7 1.3 0.0