03 Aaron Byrd
03 Aaron Byrd
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Year: Sr
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Position: G
Previous School: Landon HS
gp 26
pts/g 6.4
fg % 44.8
3pt % 43.1
ft % 78.9
reb/g 2.0
a/g 1.0

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 9 Columbus St. W, 87-68
Feb 13 at UNC Pembroke W, 72-69
Feb 16 at Georgia College W, 91-76
Feb 18 at Clayton St. W, 102-82
Feb 20 Francis Marion W, 75-70
Feb 23 Ga. Southwestern W, 74-70
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 20
Games started 6 2
Minutes 435 323
Minutes per game 16.7 16.1
FG 56-125 45-94
FG Pct 44.8 47.9
3PT 25-58 19-43
3PT Pct 43.1 44.2
FT 30-38 27-32
FT Pct 78.9 84.4
Off rebounds 17 16
Def rebounds 35 27
Total rebounds 52 43
Rebounds per game 2.0 2.1
Personal fouls 37 27
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 26 20
Turnovers 21 16
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.3
Steals 19 14
Blocks 4 2
Points 167 136
Points per game 6.4 6.8
Points per 40 min 15.4 16.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 26 at South Carolina W, 77-72 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 vs. Mount Olive W, 77-73 1 28 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 4
Nov 10 at Barton L, 89-76 1 16 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
Nov 17 at Paine W, 64-62 1 19 3-5 60.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 8
Nov 21 Benedict W, 104-75 1 18 2-7 28.6 2-6 33.3 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 25 at Bowie St. L, 62-55 - 18 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 1 Georgia College W, 74-69 - 13 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Emmanuel (Ga.) W, 77-70 - 13 2-4 50.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Dec 17 at Young Harris W, 81-70 - 20 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Dec 19 at North Georgia L, 65-62 - 12 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 5 Clayton St. W, 101-66 - 22 5-7 71.4 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 12
Jan 9 Flagler W, 90-63 - 21 5-7 71.4 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 14
Jan 12 at Columbus St. W, 65-52 - 16 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 16 UNC Pembroke L, 93-88 - 19 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 19 North Georgia W, 85-73 - 16 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 21 Young Harris W, 134-93 - 16 4-6 66.7 2-3 66.7 2-4 50.0 12
Jan 23 at Francis Marion W, 81-76 0 15 4-4 100.0 2-2 100.0 3-3 100.0 13
Jan 26 at Ga. Southwestern W, 76-67 - 13 2-7 28.6 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 30 USC Aiken L, 79-76 - 12 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0
Feb 2 Lander W, 95-66 1 16 3-7 42.9 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 8
Feb 6 at Flagler W, 72-70 - 25 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 10
Feb 9 Columbus St. W, 87-68 - 15 3-6 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-3 66.7 9
Feb 13 at UNC Pembroke W, 72-69 - 17 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Feb 16 at Georgia College W, 91-76 - 17 3-5 60.0 1-1 100.0 6-6 100.0 13
Feb 18 at Clayton St. W, 102-82 - 14 4-5 80.0 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 20 Francis Marion W, 75-70 - 12 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 23 Ga. Southwestern W, 74-70 1 12 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Feb 27 at USC Aiken   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Lander   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 26 at South Carolina W, 77-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 vs. Mount Olive W, 77-73 1 28 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 1 1 2 0
Nov 10 at Barton L, 89-76 1 16 1 1 2 1 0 - 1 1 2 0
Nov 17 at Paine W, 64-62 1 19 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 2 0 4 -
Nov 21 Benedict W, 104-75 1 18 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 25 at Bowie St. L, 62-55 - 18 0 3 3 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 1 Georgia College W, 74-69 - 13 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 6 Emmanuel (Ga.) W, 77-70 - 13 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 17 at Young Harris W, 81-70 - 20 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 19 at North Georgia L, 65-62 - 12 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 5 Clayton St. W, 101-66 - 22 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 3 0 1 0
Jan 9 Flagler W, 90-63 - 21 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 12 at Columbus St. W, 65-52 - 16 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 1 2 1 -
Jan 16 UNC Pembroke L, 93-88 - 19 2 0 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 0
Jan 19 North Georgia W, 85-73 - 16 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 21 Young Harris W, 134-93 - 16 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 23 at Francis Marion W, 81-76 0 15 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 2 0 4 0
Jan 26 at Ga. Southwestern W, 76-67 - 13 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 30 USC Aiken L, 79-76 - 12 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 2 Lander W, 95-66 1 16 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 6 at Flagler W, 72-70 - 25 1 3 4 2 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 9 Columbus St. W, 87-68 - 15 1 0 1 2 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 13 at UNC Pembroke W, 72-69 - 17 2 2 4 3 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 16 at Georgia College W, 91-76 - 17 0 4 4 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 18 at Clayton St. W, 102-82 - 14 2 0 2 0 0 - 3 0 1 0
Feb 20 Francis Marion W, 75-70 - 12 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 3 0
Feb 23 Ga. Southwestern W, 74-70 1 12 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 27 at USC Aiken   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Lander   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 6 16.7 2.2-4.8 44.8 1.0-2.2 43.1 1.2-1.5 78.9 6.4
Conference 20 2 16.1 2.2-4.7 47.9 0.9-2.1 44.2 1.4-1.6 84.4 6.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 3 15.8 2.1-4.7 44.3 0.9-2.4 38.7 0.8-1.2 66.7 5.8
Away 12 2 16.8 2.2-4.9 45.8 1.1-2.2 50.0 1.7-1.8 95.2 7.3
Neutral 1 1 28.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 4.0
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Wins 21 5 17.0 2.5-5.0 49.1 1.0-2.2 44.7 1.3-1.7 80.0 7.3
Losses 5 1 15.4 0.8-3.8 21.1 0.8-2.2 36.4 0.4-0.6 66.7 2.8
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November 5 4 19.8 1.8-5.4 33.3 1.2-2.6 46.2 0.6-1.2 50.0 5.4
December 4 - 14.5 1.2-3.5 35.7 0.5-2.5 20.0 0.5-0.5 100.0 3.5
January 9 0 16.7 2.4-4.7 52.4 1.2-2.3 52.4 1.0-1.3 75.0 7.1
February 8 2 16.0 2.5-5.2 47.6 0.8-1.8 42.9 2.0-2.2 88.9 7.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 6 435 56-125 44.8 25-58 43.1 30-38 78.9 167
Conference 20 2 323 45-94 47.9 19-43 44.2 27-32 84.4 136
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 3 205 27-61 44.3 12-31 38.7 10-15 66.7 76
Away 12 2 202 27-59 45.8 13-26 50.0 20-21 95.2 87
Neutral 1 1 28 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 4
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Wins 21 5 358 52-106 49.1 21-47 44.7 28-35 80.0 153
Losses 5 1 77 4-19 21.1 4-11 36.4 2-3 66.7 14
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November 5 4 99 9-27 33.3 6-13 46.2 3-6 50.0 27
December 4 - 58 5-14 35.7 2-10 20.0 2-2 100.0 14
January 9 0 150 22-42 52.4 11-21 52.4 9-12 75.0 64
February 8 2 128 20-42 47.6 6-14 42.9 16-18 88.9 62
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 6 16.7 5.1-11.5 44.8 2.3-5.3 43.1 2.8-3.5 78.9 15.4
Conference 20 2 16.1 5.6-11.6 47.9 2.4-5.3 44.2 3.3-4.0 84.4 16.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 3 15.8 5.3-11.9 44.3 2.3-6.0 38.7 2.0-2.9 66.7 14.8
Away 12 2 16.8 5.3-11.7 45.8 2.6-5.1 50.0 4.0-4.2 95.2 17.2
Neutral 1 1 28.0 2.9-7.1 40.0 0.0-1.4 0.0 0.0-2.9 0.0 5.7
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Wins 21 5 17.0 5.8-11.8 49.1 2.3-5.3 44.7 3.1-3.9 80.0 17.1
Losses 5 1 15.4 2.1-9.9 21.1 2.1-5.7 36.4 1.0-1.6 66.7 7.3
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November 5 4 19.8 3.6-10.9 33.3 2.4-5.3 46.2 1.2-2.4 50.0 10.9
December 4 - 14.5 3.4-9.7 35.7 1.4-6.9 20.0 1.4-1.4 100.0 9.7
January 9 0 16.7 5.9-11.2 52.4 2.9-5.6 52.4 2.4-3.2 75.0 17.1
February 8 2 16.0 6.2-13.1 47.6 1.9-4.4 42.9 5.0-5.6 88.9 19.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 6 16.7 0.7 1.3 2.0 1.4 0.0 1.0 0.8 1.2 0.7 0.2
Conference 20 2 16.1 0.8 1.4 2.1 1.4 0.0 1.0 0.8 1.3 0.7 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 3 15.8 0.7 0.8 1.5 1.4 0.0 1.1 0.8 1.4 0.6 0.0
Away 12 2 16.8 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.4 0.0 0.8 0.8 1.1 0.8 0.3
Neutral 1 1 28.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
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Wins 21 5 17.0 0.6 1.4 2.0 1.5 0.0 1.1 0.8 1.4 0.8 0.1
Losses 5 1 15.4 0.8 1.2 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.4 0.2
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November 5 4 19.8 0.2 1.4 1.6 1.6 0.0 1.0 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.4
December 4 - 14.5 0.8 1.3 2.0 1.3 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.0
January 9 0 16.7 0.6 1.6 2.1 1.2 0.0 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.2
February 8 2 16.0 1.0 1.1 2.1 1.6 0.0 1.3 0.5 2.5 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 6 435 17 35 52 37 0 26 21 1.2 19 4
Conference 20 2 323 16 27 43 27 0 20 16 1.3 14 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 3 205 9 10 19 18 0 14 10 1.4 8 0
Away 12 2 202 8 24 32 17 0 10 9 1.1 10 3
Neutral 1 1 28 0 1 1 2 0 2 2 1.0 1 1
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Wins 21 5 358 13 29 42 32 0 23 17 1.4 17 3
Losses 5 1 77 4 6 10 5 0 3 4 0.8 2 1
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November 5 4 99 1 7 8 8 0 5 4 1.3 4 2
December 4 - 58 3 5 8 5 0 3 4 0.8 3 0
January 9 0 150 5 14 19 11 0 8 9 0.9 8 2
February 8 2 128 8 9 17 13 0 10 4 2.5 4 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 26 6 16.7 1.6 3.2 4.8 3.4 0.0 2.4 1.9 1.2 1.7 0.4
Conference 20 2 16.1 2.0 3.3 5.3 3.3 0.0 2.5 2.0 1.3 1.7 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 3 15.8 1.8 2.0 3.7 3.5 0.0 2.7 2.0 1.4 1.6 0.0
Away 12 2 16.8 1.6 4.8 6.3 3.4 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 2.0 0.6
Neutral 1 1 28.0 0.0 1.4 1.4 2.9 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.0 1.4 1.4
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Wins 21 5 17.0 1.5 3.2 4.7 3.6 0.0 2.6 1.9 1.4 1.9 0.3
Losses 5 1 15.4 2.1 3.1 5.2 2.6 0.0 1.6 2.1 0.8 1.0 0.5
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November 5 4 19.8 0.4 2.8 3.2 3.2 0.0 2.0 1.6 1.3 1.6 0.8
December 4 - 14.5 2.1 3.4 5.5 3.4 0.0 2.1 2.8 0.8 2.1 0.0
January 9 0 16.7 1.3 3.7 5.1 2.9 0.0 2.1 2.4 0.9 2.1 0.5
February 8 2 16.0 2.5 2.8 5.3 4.1 0.0 3.1 1.3 2.5 1.3 0.0