DSU Men's Basketball BIO

2011-12: Starting point guard in 20 of the Hornets' 23 games ... has missed three games (Dec. 17 vs. Tenn. State; Dec. 31 vs. GW, Jan. 4 vs. N.C. State) due to injury ... became Hornets' career assist leader (426) vs. Norfolk State in DSU's last outing (Feb. 15)  ... tops in the MEAC in assists (6.2 pg) and steals (2.9 pg) ... third in Div. I in steals  ... also leads the MEAC in assist-to-turnover ratio (3.3) ... is second in the league in free throw shooting (.828) ...  has at least one assist in each game during his DSU career (79 games) ... dished out season-high 10 assists vs. Hampton (Feb. 6) and Coppin State (Feb. 11)  ... collected 12 points and nine assists in win over Morgan State (Feb. 13)  ... tallied nine assists in 65-51 win over Florida A&M on Jan. 23  ... had eight assists vs. Georgia (Dec. 30) ... also had eight assists and five steals vs. UMES (Jan. 14) ... had season high six steals vs. Phila. Biblical (Nov. 23) ... became DSU's career steals leader in PBU contest ...  ... scored season-high 15 points vs. UMES (Dec. 3) and Howard (Dec. 6) ...  collected 14 points (4-6 FG) against Wagner (Nov. 26) ... had season high seven rebounds vs. Notre Dame (Nov. 18) .... ranks fourth in the MEAC in minutes played (34.3 pg) ... has 65 assists in his last nine games (7.2 pg) ... has dished out six or more assists in 14 games ... has two double-doubles this season (points/assists) ... fourth in MEAC in minutes played (35.9 pg)..

2010-11: Starting point guard in all 30 games ... MEAC leader in assists (6.0 pg), steals (3.1 pg) and assist-to-turnover ratio (2.7) ... nationally, tied for 2nd in steals, 15th in assist-to-turnover ratio and 16th in assists ... set Delaware State University single-season record with 179 assists ... second on team's single-season list with 93 steals ... scored career-high 22 points (8-12 FGs; 3-4 3-pointers) in loss to Florida A&M (Feb. 14) ... led all players with 20 points (7-11 FGs; career-high 4 threes) in 64-59 MEAC Tournament loss to South Carolina State (Mar. 8) ... also had four assists and five steals in MEAC Tournament contest ... hit winning basket as time expired (11 total points) in 62-60 victory at South Carolina State (Jan. 10) ... dished out career-high 11 assists in 72-70 loss to North Carolina State at the RBC Center in Raleigh, N.C. (Dec. 22) ... had 10 assists and five steals in 64-53 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore in MEAC opener (Dec. 4) ... had season-high seven steals in loss to Hampton (Feb. 26) ... tallied 17 points, five assists and four steals in last second loss to MEAC regular season champ Bethune-Cookman (Jan. 15) ... recorded 15 points and seven assists in loss to Maryland at the Comcast Center (Nov. 23) ... collected 13 points and nine assists vs. North Carolina A&T (Feb. 5) ... tallied 10 points and seven assists in 91-83 nationally televisbned win (ESPNU) over Norfolk State (Feb. 7) ... had at least one assist in all 30 games, and at least four assists in 26 contests ... reached double figures in scoring in 15 games ... recorded at least one steal in 27 games, and had three-or-more steals in 18 contests ... second on the Hornets in rebounding (3.9 pg).     

2009-10:  Led all NCAA Division I players in steals at 2.8 per-game (82 total steals) .... recorded at least one steal in 27 of the Hornets' 29 games, and two-or-more in 19 contests ... tallied career-high nine steals in DSU's 60-44 win over Wilmington (Nov. 16) ... tops in the MEAC, and 38th in Div. I, with a 2.32 assist-to-turnover per-game ratio ... recorded 123 assists and just 53 turnovers during the season ... ranked second in the MEAC (111th NCAA) in assists at 4.2 per-game ... dished out career-high 10 assists in win over Bethune-Cookman (Feb. 13) ... had at least one assist in each game, and three-or-more in 19 contests ... third on the Hornets in scoring at7.9 points-per-game ... led Hornets with career-high 15 points in MEAC Tournament semifinal loss to South Carolina State (Mar. 12) ... also collected four assists and four steals in MEAC Tournament loss ... reached double figures in scoring in 11 games ... tallied 12 points, nine assists and three steals in win over Bethune-Cookman (Jan. 16).

2008-09: Enrolled at Delaware State ... did not compete due to NCAA transfer rules.

At George Mason (2007-08): Did not play.

High School: Played four years of basketball for the Springers ... as a senior, he was selected All-District, All-Metro and All-Region and was honorable mention All-State... also was honorable mention All-District as a sophomore... as a senior, averaged 15 points, seven assists, 3.5 rebounds and 2.7 steals... team won the AAA state championship, beating Freedom H.S in the semifinals, then topping Washington (Danville) H.S. in the finals... compiled career highs of 36 points, 15 assists, 11 rebounds and 12 steals... was District All-Academic as a sophomore, junior and a senior and was on the Honor Roll ... coached by George Lancaster.

Personal: Son of Cheryl and Jay Threatt... born 8/8/89 ... full name is Jay L. Threatt ... younger brother Jarvis competes       for the University of Delaware ... enjoys listening to music and working camps ... featured in the October 2010 edition of Dime, a "basketball lifestyle" magazine.

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