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Dayon Griffin

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
St. Petersburg, Fla.

High School:
St. Petersburg HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 200

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
12/21/1995

Experience:
1L

Dayon  Griffin

02/04/2016

Hamilton Drives Bulldogs to Road Victory

LA Tech improved to 17-5 on the season and 6-3 in C-USA play

02/04/2016

Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs take down Owls, 90-78

02/03/2016

LA Tech Heads to Houston to Face Rice

Tipoff is set for 7 p.m.

02/01/2016

Inside Tech Basketball Returns Monday

Scott's Catfish on Hwy 33 in Ruston

01/31/2016

Bulldogs Prevail in 78-70 win over Miners

LA Tech improved to 16-5 on the season and 5-3 in C-USA play

01/31/2016

Louisiana Tech vs. UTEP

Men's Basketball

01/28/2016

LA Tech vs. UTSA

LA Tech tops UTSA

01/09/2016

LA Tech vs. Charlotte 1/9/16

Bulldogs defeat the 49ers, 93-90, in overtime

01/07/2016

LA Tech vs. ODU 1/7/16

Bulldogs have their 39-game home winning streak come to an end in 56-53 loss to Monarchs.

01/02/2016

Louisiana Tech vs. Southern Miss

LA Tech tops Southern Miss 87-57

2014-15: Saw action in 28 games ... Despite limited action, finished season 5-of-10 for 50 percent shooting from beyond the arc ... Scored career-high five points against Nicholls State (12/18) ... Had breakout performance versus Middle Tennessee (1/17), seeing career-high 15 minutes of action while tallying four points, two rebounds, one steal and one assist ... Performed well against against Middle Tennessee (2/7), this time on the road with three points, two boards and two steals.

High School:
Lettered for St. Petersburg HS and coach Christopher Blackwell ... Ranked 38th best player in state of Florida for 2014 by Florida Hoops ... Led the Green Devils to a ranking as high as No. 3 in Hillsborough/Pinellas, a 21-4 overall record and a spot in the Class 8A regional finals where he finished with 32 points, five assists, four steals and three rebounds in the overtime loss ... As a senior, finished with an average of 21 points, seven assists, five rebounds and six steals per game en route to being named first team All-Pinella County and All-Suncoast honorable mention ... Participated in the Pinellas-Hillsborough All-Star game with fellow Bulldog Jacobi Boykins ... Was First team All-Pinella County as a junior ... Also named team MVP and offensive player of the year after averaging 17 points, six rebounds, four assists and four steals ... District champions and state final four runner-ups his sophomore year.

Personal: Full name is Dayon Griffin ... Son of April Manning ... Three siblings, Darius, Kelly and Shawn ... Born Dec. 21, 1995 in St. Petersburg, Fla. ... Chose Louisiana Tech over South Florida, Florida Atlantic and FIU.