Team Captain (2012-13)
Honorable Mention CAA All-Academic Team (2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13)
'Kraze' Award (2012-13)
Arte Award (2010-11)
Mark Batzel Award (2010-11)
Senior Season (2012-13)
A 2012-13 team captain … Named honorable mention CAA All-Academic … Named the 'Kraze' Award, given in honor of former Tribe team captain John Kratzer, who received the inaugural United States Basketball Writers Association Most Courageous Athlete award … After playing his first three seasons as a walk-on was awarded a scholarship for his senior year … Started his second career game on Senior Night vs. James Madison (3/2), scoring a diving lay-up and coming up with a steal on the defensive end … Came off the bench and made his first CAA appearance of 2013 at Hofstra (1/12) … Saw his first action of the season against Salisbury (12/21) … Tied a career-high with two assists against the Sea Gulls to go with two points, a rebound and a steal.
Junior Season (2011-12)
Named honorable mention CAA All-Academic for the second straight year ... Appeared in 10 games, including his first collegiate start against Eastern Kentucky (11/19) ... Came on in the first half against Old Dominion (2/8) to inject energy into the Tribe lineup and played five minutes vs. the Monarchs ... Dished out a team and career-high two assists against Richmond (11/30) ... Made his first collegiate start against Eastern Kentucky (11/19), finishing with two points and a rebound ... Played a career-best 11 minutes against Lehigh (11/18) ... Equaled his career-high with four points on 2-of-4 shooting against the Mountain Hawks ... Showed a good command of the offense from the point guard position against Lehigh, registering an assist compared to zero turnovers.
Sophomore Season (2010-11)
An honorable mention CAA All-Academic Team selection ... Received the W&M team awards for the Mark Batzel Award and the Arete Award ... Batzel Award is given to the player that displays leadership, determination, mental toughness and heart, while having the ability to instill those qualities in his teammates, while the Arete Award is bestowed to the Tribe player with the highest cumulative GPA ... Appeared in 13 games ... Scored a career-high four points in the CAA quarterfinals against Hofstra, including a perfect 2-of-2 from the free throw line ... Came on the final seconds against UNCW (1/3) for defensive purposes and pulled down an offensive rebound, before hitting a long jumper ... Played two minutes at North Carolina (12/21) ...Tallied a pair of steals in four minutes of action against Shenandoah (12/16) ... Pulled down an offensive rebound against Howard (12/1) ... Saw three minutes of action at Virginia (11/12) ... Came on late and scored on a nice driving lay-up over the top of a Richmond post player ... A late defensive sub for the Tribe in the final minute at #10/11 Syracuse (11/21).
Freshman Season (2009-10)
Joined the Tribe as a walk-on prior to the start of the 2009-10 season ... Appeared in five games, including the Tribe’s NIT contest at North Carolina (3/16) ... Averaged 1.4 points per game ... Saw the first action of his collegiate career against Longwood (12/2), playing five minutes ... Scored his first collegiate points, making a steal and hitting a pull-up fast-break jumper ... Finished with three points, an assist and a steal vs. the Lancers ... Pulled down his first collegiate rebound in a career-best eight minutes of action against Vassar (12/19) ... Tallied four points against the Brewers by hitting on his only field goal attempt and both his free throw chances ... Saw action in his first CAA game at Drexel (1/9).
Played his first two years at Bishop O’Connell, before playing his final two at Flint Hill ... For his career, averaged 13 points, eight assists and three steals per game ... Led Flint Hill in assists and steals in 2008 and 2009, while ranking second on the team in scoring both seasons ... A three-time all-conference selection (2007, 2008 and 2009) ... Selected All-Virginia State Independent School Division I as a junior in 2008 ... Named All-Fairfax Sun Gazette in 2008 and 2009 ... Named Team MVP in 2008 and received the Coaches Award in 2009 at Flint Hill ... Named to the All-Tournament team for the FHS Tip Off Classic in 2008 ... Selected as the WCAC Freshman of the Year in 2006 after leading Bishop O’Connell to a Virginia state championship ... Helped Bishop O’Connell to a state runner-up as a sophomore ... Lettered three years in football as a defensive back and wide receiver ... A three-time all-conference honoree (2006, 2007 and 2008) ... Named All-Sun Gazette and All-State as a senior in football as well ... Helped Flint Hill to MAC Conference championships in football and basketball each of his two season ... Letterwinner on the MAC winning Flint Hill baseball championship ... Played AAU for Severna Park AAU and Virginia Rapids ... Helped Severna Park to a seventh-place finish in the country in Division I Nationals ... Virginia Rapids finished third in the country Division I national in 2006, an elite eight finalist at the Nike Main Event Showcase in the Vegas Gold Bracket in both 2007 and 2008 ... Was a sports writer for school newspaper and Senior Class Representative in School Student Council ... Played alto sax in high school jazz band for four years.
Son of Doug and Margie Howard ... Earned his degree in English and business marketing.