23 - Torrey Craig
Torrey Craig
Height: 6-6
Weight: 215
Year: Junior
Hometown: Great Falls, S.C.
Position: Forward
Major: Communications
Last School: Great Falls HS
gp 33
pts/g 17.2
fg % 42.7
3pt % 36.4
ft % 71.5
reb/g 6.9
a/g 1.9
Craig's Career Game Highs
Points 30 - FGCU (02/23/12)
Rebounds 15 - ETSU (12/05/10)
Assists 7 - Stetson (01/08/11)
Steals 5 - Kent State (03/15/12)
Blocks
3 - Three times
 FG Made 11 - at Kennesaw St. (01/03/11)
FG Att. 21 - at Kennesaw St. (01/03/12)
3FG Made 8 - FGCU (02/23/12)
3FG Att. 14 - FGCU (02/23/12)
FT Made 10 - at UNC Asheville (12/04/11)
FT Att. 10 - at UNC Asheville (12/04/11)

2011-12: Played in all 34 games and started 33 of those for the Spartans as a sophomore… Earned A-Sun Player of the Year honors after averaging 16.4 points per game and 7.7 rebounds per contest… Named an All-American Honorable Mention by the Associated Press… Selected as the A-Sun Player of the Year by Roundball Daily, College Insider and College Sports Madness… Earned All-District honors from the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC)… A finalist for the Lou Henson award as top mid-major player in the country... Led the A-Sun in points per game at 16.4 and finished second in the league in rebounding at 7.7… Ranked fifth in the A-Sun in three-pointers made with 83 and tallied a career-high eight double-doubles on the year. Finished ninth in the league in blocks at 1.1 per contest… Put together a performance for the record books against FGCU on Feb. 23, scoring a career-high 30 points and adding a career-high eight three-pointers to lead the Spartans to a 13-point victory… Recorded a season-high 13 rebounds on Dec. 1 against Jacksonville State… Connected on all 10 free throw attempts on Dec. 4 against UNC Asheville to set a new career mark… Named the A-Sun Player of the Week three different times… Earned the honor on Jan. 10 following back-to-back 20-point performances… Picked up the award on Jan. 24 following two more wins, a game-winning shot against Belmont and 18.0 points per game in a pair of contests… Snagged the year’s final Player of the Week honor on Feb. 26 after a career-high 30 points against FGCU… Named USC Upstate’s Student-Athlete of the Year at the department’s annual Coca-Cola Awards Banquet.

2010-11: Craig appeared in all 30 games for the Spartans and never exited the starting lineup after getting the start against East Carolina (Nov. 21)... Earned A-Sun Freshman of the Year honors after averaging 14.4 points and 7.2 rebounds per contest... Craig finished third overall in the conference in rebounding and seventh in scoring... His season averages in points and rebounds led all A-Sun freshmen... Craig also finished the season ranked third in defensive rebounds (4.93 drpg), fourth in 3-point field goals made per game (2.27 pg) and tied for eighth in offensive rebounds (2.27 orpg)... Among freshmen across the nation, Craig’s 14.4 ppg trailed only five other rookies: Jared Sullinger (Ohio State), Terrence Jones (Kentucky), Brandon Knight (Kentucky), Trey Ziegler (Central Michigan) and DeAndre Kane (Marshall)... His 7.2 rpg placed him 12th nationally among freshman... In conference games, Craig led A-Sun in defensive rebounds (5.50 drpg), while ranking second in rebounding (7.9 rpg), fourth in 3-point field goals made per contest (2.70 pg), fifth in scoring (16.4 ppg) and tied for seventh in offensive rebounds (2.35 orpg)... Craig’s league average of 16.4 ppg placed him fifth nationally (among freshmen) as he trailed: Trey Ziegler (Central Michigan), Perry Jones (Baylor), Jared Sullinger (Ohio State) and Cleveland Melvin (DePaul)... Recorded five double-doubles on the season, placing him in a tie for fourth in the conference, while finishing ninth nationally among freshmen... Was the recipient of Upstate’s Outstanding Male Freshman of the Year award... A member of the A-Sun All-Academic Team.

Before USC Upstate: A standout player for head coach John Smith at Great Falls... Averaged 24 points and 13 rebounds per game en route to earning 1A Player of the Year honors from the South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association... Earned Region III-A Player of the Year honors... led Great Falls to a 25-2 overall record, a 12-0 conference mark and region championship... Led the Red Devils to back-to-back state championship game appearances... Finished with 36 points and 15 rebounds in this year’s title game loss to Hemingway... Averaged 29 points in the final three games of the state tournament... An all-state, all-region and all-area selection... Earned a spot on the North-South All-Star team... Was rated an 81 by ESPN.com/Scouts Inc.

Personal: Born Dec. 19, 1990 in Columbia, S.C… Son of Johnny Craig and Teresa Mays… Has one brother and one sister… Majoring in communications… Favorite season is summer… Favorite song is “Through the fire”… Likes listening to Young Money and Wale… Favorite actor is Will Smith… Favorite TV show is “Martin”… Favorite movie is “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”… Enjoys eating Chinese food… Favorite sports figure is Dwyane Wade… Hero growing up was Michael Jordan… Most admires his sister… Favorite quote is “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure”… Dream job is to be a producer.

Torrey Craig's Career Statistics (2 years)
    Minutes  Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds     
Year gp-gs min avg fg fga pct fg fga pct ft fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast t/o blk stl pts avg
2010-11 30-26 916 30.5 155 408 .380 68 214 .318 53 78 .679 68 148 216 7.2 81 2 44 83 11 29 431 14.4
2011-12 34-33 1010 29.7 194 446 .435 83 238 .349 88 129 .682 80 183 263 7.7 93 2 52 92 37 45 559 16.4
Total 64-59 1926 30.1 349 854 .409 151 452 .334 141 207 .681 148 331 479 7.5 174 4 96 175 48 74 990 15.5
Recent Games
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 18
Games started 32 17
Minutes 1022 578
Minutes per game 31.0 32.1
FG 194-454 94-241
FG Pct 42.7 39.0
3PT 78-214 43-118
3PT Pct 36.4 36.4
FT 103-144 64-81
FT Pct 71.5 79.0
Off rebounds 62 35
Def rebounds 166 107
Total rebounds 228 142
Rebounds per game 6.9 7.9
Personal fouls 68 36
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 63 38
Turnovers 88 46
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.8
Steals 33 15
Blocks 25 14
Points 569 295
Points per game 17.2 16.4
Points per 40 min 22.3 20.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 at Saint Louis L, 76-59 1 29 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Nov 12 Hiwassee W, 90-36 1 19 6-10 60.0 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 16
Nov 17 at Texas San Antonio L, 67-59 1 34 10-22 45.5 4-12 33.3 3-5 60.0 27
Nov 20 at Santa Clara L, 85-65 1 28 7-16 43.8 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 17
Nov 21 vs. Eastern Washington L, 75-70 1 26 6-10 60.0 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 14
Nov 23 vs. Utah Valley W, 75-50 1 27 7-11 63.6 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 19
Nov 29 at UNC Asheville W, 73-71 1 36 11-22 50.0 3-7 42.9 2-3 66.7 27
Dec 2 at Kansas State L, 72-53 1 29 4-15 26.7 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 12
Dec 8 Texas San Antonio W, 88-77 1 28 9-15 60.0 2-7 28.6 11-14 78.6 31
Dec 17 at Baylor L, 73-57 1 34 3-12 25.0 0-4 0.0 8-9 88.9 14
Dec 21 at Tennessee State L, 67-64 1 35 7-18 38.9 2-11 18.2 2-6 33.3 18
Dec 30 Coastal Georgia W, 85-55 1 30 7-15 46.7 2-8 25.0 1-2 50.0 17
Jan 2 Hampton W, 68-49 1 31 6-15 40.0 3-7 42.9 0-3 0.0 15
Jan 5 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-54 1 23 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 6
Jan 7 at Lipscomb W, 98-61 1 29 3-9 33.3 2-5 40.0 4-4 100.0 12
Jan 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 72-71 1 37 9-19 47.4 3-8 37.5 3-4 75.0 24
Jan 12 Stetson L, 66-64 1 34 4-16 25.0 2-10 20.0 2-2 100.0 12
Jan 17 at Kennesaw State W, 66-54 1 35 6-12 50.0 3-7 42.9 2-2 100.0 17
Jan 19 at Mercer L, 82-74 1 33 8-17 47.1 3-9 33.3 3-4 75.0 22
Jan 24 North Florida W, 63-57 1 30 4-10 40.0 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 12
Jan 26 Jacksonville W, 79-64 1 25 4-7 57.1 2-4 50.0 2-5 40.0 12
Jan 28 ETSU W, 88-71 1 36 7-14 50.0 6-8 75.0 3-6 50.0 23
Jan 31 Lipscomb W, 83-71 1 29 3-13 23.1 2-7 28.6 7-8 87.5 15
Feb 2 Northern Kentucky L, 70-65 1 34 4-12 33.3 0-4 0.0 5-5 100.0 13
Feb 7 at Stetson L, 73-66 1 34 6-21 28.6 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 16
Feb 9 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 74-49 - 26 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 7
Feb 14 Mercer L, 70-59 1 39 9-23 39.1 3-11 27.3 8-10 80.0 29
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67 1 37 7-11 63.6 1-3 33.3 9-11 81.8 24
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64 1 34 5-14 35.7 0-4 0.0 2-4 50.0 12
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53 1 34 5-16 31.2 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 13
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56 1 29 7-14 50.0 6-13 46.2 6-6 100.0 26
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62 1 28 6-9 66.7 2-2 100.0 3-4 75.0 17
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64 1 30 7-14 50.0 5-8 62.5 1-2 50.0 20
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 at Saint Louis L, 76-59 1 29 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 1 1 3 0
Nov 12 Hiwassee W, 90-36 1 19 1 3 4 3 2 1.5 2 0 1 0
Nov 17 at Texas San Antonio L, 67-59 1 34 0 5 5 2 3 0.7 2 1 4 0
Nov 20 at Santa Clara L, 85-65 1 28 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 1 1 3 0
Nov 21 vs. Eastern Washington L, 75-70 1 26 3 2 5 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 0
Nov 23 vs. Utah Valley W, 75-50 1 27 4 7 11 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 0
Nov 29 at UNC Asheville W, 73-71 1 36 3 4 7 2 3 0.7 1 2 1 0
Dec 2 at Kansas State L, 72-53 1 29 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 3 0 2 0
Dec 8 Texas San Antonio W, 88-77 1 28 2 4 6 1 4 0.2 1 0 2 0
Dec 17 at Baylor L, 73-57 1 34 2 5 7 2 2 1.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 21 at Tennessee State L, 67-64 1 35 3 5 8 4 6 0.7 2 0 4 0
Dec 30 Coastal Georgia W, 85-55 1 30 3 3 6 2 2 1.0 2 1 1 0
Jan 2 Hampton W, 68-49 1 31 0 8 8 1 6 0.2 1 1 1 0
Jan 5 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-54 1 23 3 3 6 1 5 0.2 2 0 2 0
Jan 7 at Lipscomb W, 98-61 1 29 2 4 6 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 72-71 1 37 2 12 14 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 0
Jan 12 Stetson L, 66-64 1 34 0 4 4 1 4 0.2 1 0 2 0
Jan 17 at Kennesaw State W, 66-54 1 35 1 9 10 4 1 4.0 2 0 2 0
Jan 19 at Mercer L, 82-74 1 33 2 3 5 2 2 1.0 1 2 4 0
Jan 24 North Florida W, 63-57 1 30 1 4 5 1 3 0.3 1 1 4 0
Jan 26 Jacksonville W, 79-64 1 25 0 11 11 1 4 0.2 0 0 2 0
Jan 28 ETSU W, 88-71 1 36 2 6 8 3 0 - 1 0 1 0
Jan 31 Lipscomb W, 83-71 1 29 2 8 10 2 1 2.0 0 2 1 0
Feb 2 Northern Kentucky L, 70-65 1 34 1 3 4 3 1 3.0 2 1 2 0
Feb 7 at Stetson L, 73-66 1 34 3 4 7 2 4 0.5 1 1 4 0
Feb 9 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 74-49 - 26 1 7 8 1 7 0.1 0 1 0 0
Feb 14 Mercer L, 70-59 1 39 1 2 3 3 0 - 0 1 1 0
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67 1 37 2 10 12 2 1 2.0 2 1 3 0
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64 1 34 6 8 14 0 4 0.0 0 2 3 0
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53 1 34 2 4 6 1 5 0.2 0 2 0 0
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56 1 29 4 5 9 5 1 5.0 1 0 1 0
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62 1 28 1 5 6 1 5 0.2 0 3 2 0
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64 1 30 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 33 32 31.0 5.9-13.8 42.7 2.4-6.5 36.4 3.1-4.4 71.5 17.2
Conference 18 17 32.1 5.2-13.4 39.0 2.4-6.6 36.4 3.6-4.5 79.0 16.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 13 31.5 6.1-13.8 43.9 2.4-6.8 35.2 4.2-5.8 71.1 18.7
Away 17 16 31.3 5.6-14.4 39.3 2.4-6.7 36.0 2.5-3.4 74.1 16.2
Neutral 3 3 27.0 6.3-10.0 63.3 2.0-4.0 50.0 2.0-3.3 60.0 16.7

Wins 16 16 29.5 5.9-12.1 48.7 2.6-6.0 43.8 3.7-5.1 72.0 18.1
Losses 17 16 32.4 5.9-15.4 38.3 2.1-6.9 30.5 2.6-3.6 71.0 16.5

November 7 7 28.4 7.3-14.3 51.0 2.6-6.4 40.0 1.4-2.7 52.6 18.6
December 5 5 31.2 6.0-15.0 40.0 1.4-6.8 20.6 5.0-7.0 71.4 18.4
January 11 11 31.1 5.0-12.5 39.9 2.5-6.5 38.9 2.9-4.2 69.6 15.5
February 7 6 34.0 5.4-14.9 36.5 1.7-5.7 30.0 3.7-4.6 81.2 16.3
March 3 3 29.0 6.7-12.3 54.1 4.3-7.7 56.5 3.3-4.0 83.3 21.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 33 32 1022 194-454 42.7 78-214 36.4 103-144 71.5 569
Conference 18 17 578 94-241 39.0 43-118 36.4 64-81 79.0 295
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 13 13 409 79-180 43.9 31-88 35.2 54-76 71.1 243
Away 17 16 532 96-244 39.3 41-114 36.0 43-58 74.1 276
Neutral 3 3 81 19-30 63.3 6-12 50.0 6-10 60.0 50

Wins 16 16 472 94-193 48.7 42-96 43.8 59-82 72.0 289
Losses 17 16 550 100-261 38.3 36-118 30.5 44-62 71.0 280

November 7 7 199 51-100 51.0 18-45 40.0 10-19 52.6 130
December 5 5 156 30-75 40.0 7-34 20.6 25-35 71.4 92
January 11 11 342 55-138 39.9 28-72 38.9 32-46 69.6 170
February 7 6 238 38-104 36.5 12-40 30.0 26-32 81.2 114
March 3 3 87 20-37 54.1 13-23 56.5 10-12 83.3 63
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 33 32 31.0 7.6-17.8 42.7 3.1-8.4 36.4 4.0-5.6 71.5 22.3
Conference 18 17 32.1 6.5-16.7 39.0 3.0-8.2 36.4 4.4-5.6 79.0 20.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 13 31.5 7.7-17.6 43.9 3.0-8.6 35.2 5.3-7.4 71.1 23.8
Away 17 16 31.3 7.2-18.3 39.3 3.1-8.6 36.0 3.2-4.4 74.1 20.8
Neutral 3 3 27.0 9.4-14.8 63.3 3.0-5.9 50.0 3.0-4.9 60.0 24.7

Wins 16 16 29.5 8.0-16.4 48.7 3.6-8.1 43.8 5.0-6.9 72.0 24.5
Losses 17 16 32.4 7.3-19.0 38.3 2.6-8.6 30.5 3.2-4.5 71.0 20.4

November 7 7 28.4 10.3-20.1 51.0 3.6-9.0 40.0 2.0-3.8 52.6 26.1
December 5 5 31.2 7.7-19.2 40.0 1.8-8.7 20.6 6.4-9.0 71.4 23.6
January 11 11 31.1 6.4-16.1 39.9 3.3-8.4 38.9 3.7-5.4 69.6 19.9
February 7 6 34.0 6.4-17.5 36.5 2.0-6.7 30.0 4.4-5.4 81.2 19.2
March 3 3 29.0 9.2-17.0 54.1 6.0-10.6 56.5 4.6-5.5 83.3 29.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 33 32 31.0 1.9 5.0 6.9 2.1 0.0 1.9 2.7 0.7 1.0 0.8
Conference 18 17 32.1 1.9 5.9 7.9 2.0 0.0 2.1 2.6 0.8 0.8 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 31.5 1.3 6.0 7.3 1.8 0.0 1.9 2.3 0.8 1.0 0.6
Away 17 16 31.3 2.2 4.4 6.5 2.2 0.0 2.1 2.9 0.7 1.1 0.8
Neutral 3 3 27.0 2.7 4.7 7.3 2.0 0.0 0.7 2.7 0.2 0.3 1.3

Wins 16 16 29.5 1.9 5.9 7.8 1.8 0.0 2.1 2.5 0.8 1.1 0.8
Losses 17 16 32.4 1.8 4.2 6.1 2.4 0.0 1.8 2.8 0.6 0.9 0.8

November 7 7 28.4 2.0 3.7 5.7 2.3 0.0 1.6 1.9 0.8 1.1 0.9
December 5 5 31.2 2.2 3.6 5.8 2.0 0.0 2.0 3.2 0.6 1.6 0.2
January 11 11 31.1 1.4 6.5 7.9 2.1 0.0 2.0 2.6 0.8 0.9 0.5
February 7 6 34.0 2.3 5.4 7.7 1.9 0.0 1.7 3.1 0.5 0.7 1.3
March 3 3 29.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 2.0 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.0 0.7 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 33 32 1022 62 166 228 68 0 63 88 0.7 33 25
Conference 18 17 578 35 107 142 36 0 38 46 0.8 15 14
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 409 17 78 95 24 0 25 30 0.8 13 8
Away 17 16 532 37 74 111 38 0 36 50 0.7 19 13
Neutral 3 3 81 8 14 22 6 0 2 8 0.2 1 4

Wins 16 16 472 31 94 125 28 0 33 40 0.8 17 12
Losses 17 16 550 31 72 103 40 0 30 48 0.6 16 13

November 7 7 199 14 26 40 16 0 11 13 0.8 8 6
December 5 5 156 11 18 29 10 0 10 16 0.6 8 1
January 11 11 342 15 72 87 23 0 22 29 0.8 10 6
February 7 6 238 16 38 54 13 0 12 22 0.5 5 9
March 3 3 87 6 12 18 6 0 8 8 1.0 2 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 33 32 31.0 2.4 6.5 8.9 2.7 0.0 2.5 3.4 0.7 1.3 1.0
Conference 18 17 32.1 2.4 7.4 9.8 2.5 0.0 2.6 3.2 0.8 1.0 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 31.5 1.7 7.6 9.3 2.3 0.0 2.4 2.9 0.8 1.3 0.8
Away 17 16 31.3 2.8 5.6 8.3 2.9 0.0 2.7 3.8 0.7 1.4 1.0
Neutral 3 3 27.0 4.0 6.9 10.9 3.0 0.0 1.0 4.0 0.2 0.5 2.0

Wins 16 16 29.5 2.6 8.0 10.6 2.4 0.0 2.8 3.4 0.8 1.4 1.0
Losses 17 16 32.4 2.3 5.2 7.5 2.9 0.0 2.2 3.5 0.6 1.2 0.9

November 7 7 28.4 2.8 5.2 8.0 3.2 0.0 2.2 2.6 0.8 1.6 1.2
December 5 5 31.2 2.8 4.6 7.4 2.6 0.0 2.6 4.1 0.6 2.1 0.3
January 11 11 31.1 1.8 8.4 10.2 2.7 0.0 2.6 3.4 0.8 1.2 0.7
February 7 6 34.0 2.7 6.4 9.1 2.2 0.0 2.0 3.7 0.5 0.8 1.5
March 3 3 29.0 2.8 5.5 8.3 2.8 0.0 3.7 3.7 1.0 0.9 1.4