Men's Basketball 2014 – Player Profile

Tyaire Ponzo-Meek

Tyaire Ponzo-Meek – 1

Year: Sophomore

Major: General Studies

Height: 5-10

Position: G

High School: Howard

Hometown: New Castle, Del.


Biography

2013-14 Season (Freshman): Appeared in 25 games as a true freshman, making two starts – finished seventh on the team in scoring 5.1 points per game – tied for the team lead in collecting a 1.3 assists to turnover ratio – finished in double digits in four games – scored 13 points in his second career game, shooting 4-for-7 from the floor and 5-of-6 from the line at St. Thomas Aquinas on November 12 – scored a season high 15 points at Philadelphia on February 5 – finished with a season high four assists twice, first at St. Thomas Aquinas and again at University of the Sciences on February 11.

High School: Four year letterwinner at Howard High School of Technology in Wilmington, Del. – helped lead his team to the DIAA State Championship as a senior, hitting the game-winning shot in 2012-13 – named DIAA State Championship Game MVP.

Personal: Tyaire Ponzo-Meek – son of Ben Meek and Patience Ponzo – majoring in general studies at Wilmington University – From New Castle, Del. – favorite athletes are Kevin Durant, Allen Iverson, and Derrick Rose – if he could date a celebrity, he would date Miracle Watts – if he could be someone else for a day, he would be Floyd Mayweather – the perfectly prepared meal would be a buffet of soul food.

Year

GP-GS

fg-fga

Pct.

3fg-fga

Pct.

Ft-fta

Pct.

Reb.

RPG

Ast.

Blk.

Stl.

Pts.

Avg.

13-14

25-2

36-108

.333

9-25

.360

47-61

.770

57

2.3

35

1

22

128

5.1

Total

25-2

36-108

.333

9-25

.360

47-61

.770

57

2.3

35

1

22

128

5.1