13 T.J. Buchanan
13 T.J. Buchanan
Height: 6-4
Weight: 210
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kalamazoo, Mich.
High School: Kalamazoo Central
Position: G
Last School: Kalamazoo Central

2013-14 (Junior):

  • Averaging career-high in scoring, FG%, and assists as he assumes role of starting point guard
  • Was the Rams’ sixth man/first guard off the bench for the first 18 games of the season
  • Played his best game in a Rhody uniform, registering his first collegiate double-double and setting new career-highs in scoring (14), rebounding (11), and assists (7)
  • Saw action for a career-high 37 minutes versus Duquesne
  • Scored 11 points (3-4 FG; 5-9 FT) and had a career-best six assists vs. Dayton
  • Played 30 minutes off the bench, scoring nine points at La Salle.
  • Tied career-high with 13 points twice this season - at GW and vs. McNeese State
  • Added 10 points and career-best two blocked shots vs. Southern Miss
  • Also tallied double-figures with 11 points vs. UMass Lowell

 

2012-13 (Sophomore):

  • Reserve guard averaged 17.9 minutes per game
  • Connected on 8-of-18 from beyond the arc over the last 14 games of the season
  • Added 10 points off the bench in 29 minutes of play at Fordham
  • Scored a season-high 11 points (4-6 FG; 2-3 3FG) to go along with five rebounds and three assists versus VCU
  • Registered a season-high three steals in the overtime win at Saint Louis

2011-12 (Freshman):

  • Tallied nine points and three assists off the bench at Nebraska
  • Scored seven points and grabbed four boards at home against Cleveland State
  • Earned his first collegiate start at Brown, totalling four points and five rebounds
  • Had five points and dished out three assists in 13 minutes of play vs. Yale before suffering a high ankle sprain
  • Scored six points and grabbed two rebounds against James Madison
  • Tallied seven points, four rebounds and two assists against UCF
  • Registered a stat line of seven points, four rebounds and three assists against Saint Joseph’s
  • Closed out his rookie campaign with a career-high 13 points to go along with five rebounds and four assists.


At Kalamazoo Central:

  • Averaged 18.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, and 8.0 assists as a senior at Kalamazoo Central, helping guide the Maroon Giants and head coach Mike Thomas to back-to-back MHSAA Class A state championships
  • Scored a team-high 15 points to down Detroit Southeastern to win the 2011 title, while pouring in 28 points, 10 rebounds and six assists versus Battle Creek Central in the 2010 championship final
  • Kalamazoo Central was 76-7 overall record during his high school career
  • Was named the Class A Player of the Year by the Kalamazoo Gazette
  • First Team All-Michigan selection by the Detroit News as a junior and senior
  • Averaged 13.5 points, 9.0 rebounds and 9.0 assists as a junior
  • Played with the King James AAU program.

Personal:

  • Terry Buchanan Jr. was born June 3, 1993 in Detroit, Mich.
  • Son of Debra Moore and Terry Buchanan Sr
  • Has two brothers - Mario and Teris - and a sister Shaniqua
  • Enjoys watching and playing basketball, spending time with friends
  • Lists his favorite player as LeBron James and his favorite team as the Miami Heat
  • Communications major