Dayon Griffin


St. Petersburg, Fla.

High School:
St. Petersburg HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 200




Dayon  Griffin


@LATechHoops Begin Fall Practice with the End in Mind

Season opener is No. 13 at home versus Millsaps College


Post-Game Quotes

head coach Michael White addressed the media


Bulldogs Fall in Overtime in C-USA Semifinals

LA Tech falls to 25-8 on the season


Post-Game Quotes

head coach Michael White


Hamilton Lifts Bulldogs over Blue Raiders, 75-68

LA Tech improves to 14-4 on the season and 5-0 in C-USA play


LA Tech team practice 10/3

The Dunkin' Dogs took part in their first official team practice on Saturday inside the TAC.


LA Tech vs. FIU 2/14/15

Bulldogs notch season win No. 20 on Saturday night with a 75-42 victory over the Panthers.


LA Tech vs. Middle Tennessee 1/17/15

Bulldogs remain undefeated in C-USA play with 75-68 win over the Blue Raiders.


LA Tech vs. Samford 11/28/14

LA Tech improves to 5-1 on the season with a 77-64 win over Samford


LA Tech vs. Presbyterian 11/23/14

Bulldogs close out home weekend of Coaches vs. Cancer Classic against the Blue Hose.

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.