**2018 BIG EAST MOST IMPROVED PLAYER OF THE YEAR**
**2018 BIG EAST ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM**
2017-18: Started 33 of 34 games for the Pirates...named the 2018 BIG EAST Most Improved Player of the Year...f
inished the season sixth among all BIG EAST players with 94 three-point field goals made...was third among Pirates and 15th in the BIG EAST in scoring with 15.5 points per game...scored a team-high and game-high 18 points in a 75-65 victory against Monmouth in the NIT Season Tip-Off (11/12)…scored 11 points and added four assists in a 84-68 win against Indiana in the Gavitt Tipoff Games (11/15)…totaled a team-high 21 points against Rhode Island in the NIT Season Tip-Off (11/23)…scored 19 points and added four assists along with two steals in a 89-79 victory against No. 22 Texas Tech in the Under Armour Reunion (11/30)…added 13 points in a 79-77 win at No. 17 Louisville (12/3)…scored 16 points and totaled five assists in a 90-67 victory against VCU in the Never Forget Tribute Classic (12/9)…scored a team-high 18 points against Rutgers in the Garden State Hardwood Classic (12/16)…scored 16 points in a 89-68 defeat of Wagner (12/20)…added 17 points in a 90-84 BIG EAST opener victory against No. 25 Creighton (12/28)…added 16 points in 75-70 victory against St. Johns (12/31)…scored 19 points and made a career-high six steals in a 74-61 win over Georgetown (1/13)…scored a team-high 19 points at Creighton (1/17)…scored a game-high 21 points in a 86-73 victory at DePaul (1/28)…named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on 1/29…added 17 points against No. 1 Villanova (2/4)…added 18 points against Marquette (2/7)…scored a game-high 25 points, including six three-pointers, against Georgetown (2/10)…scored a career-high and team-high 30 points at No. 4 Xavier (2/14)...added 20 points on 4-of-6 shooting from beyond the three-point arc in a 89-77 victory at Providence (2/22)...added 18 points, eight rebounds and six assists in a 81-74 victory at St. John's (2/24)...scored 13 points and totaled six assists against No.4 Villanova (2/28)...added 13 points and five assists in a 77-70 win over Butler (3/3)...added nine points and five assists against Butler in the BIG EAST Tournament quarterfinals (3/8)...poured in 19 points and pulled down a career-best nine rebounds in a 94-83 victory over North Carolina State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (3/15)...scored 14 points and made four three-point field goals against Kansas in the NCAA Tournament (3/17).
: Appeared in all 33 games for the Pirates and made two starts...Averaged 10.7 points and 2.2 rebounds per game...Finished fifth among BIG EAST freshmen in scoring...led Seton Hall in three-pointers made with 68...Became the first Pirate since Jeremy Hazell in 2008 to have multiple 25-point games in his freshman season...Scored 13 points and hit three 3-pointers in an 82-58 win against Central Connecticut State (11/13)...Scored a career-high 26 points on 9-of-14 shooting and connected on five 3-point field goals in a 91-83 win over Iowa in the Gavitt Tipoff Games (11/17)...named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week on Nov. 21...Scored 16 points and knocked down three 3-pointers against Florida (11/24)...Added 12 points in a 90-79 victory over Quinnipiac (11/25)...Finished with 21 points on 7-of-10 shooting from beyond the arc in a 95-71 victory over Columbia (12/1)...Created three steals and chipped in seven points in a win over Hawai’i at the Pearl Harbor Invitational (12/6)...Had 11 points and seven rebounds in a 67-64 victory over No. 16 South Carolina in the Under Armour Reunion (12/12)...Connected on four shots from 3-point range to finish with 13 points in an 87-56 victory over DePaul (1/7)...Poured in 19 points on 7-of-12 shooting from the field in an 86-73 win over St. John’s (1/22)...Matched a career high with 26 points on six made 3-point field goals at Xavier (2/1)...Broke a 70-70 tie with under 20 seconds remaining in overtime as part of a 14-point night to lift The Hall to win over Providence...Scored 13 points at St. John’s (2/11)...Scored 15 points and recorded a career-high four steals in an 82-79 win over DePaul (2/28)...Hit the dagger three-pointer late in the game to ice a 70-64 win at No. 13 Butler (3/4)...Scored 17 points in an 82-76 BIG EAST Tournament quarterfinal win over Marquette (3/9)...finished the BIG EAST Tournament second on the team and second among conference freshmen, scoring, averaging 14.0 points...Posted 10 points against Arkansas in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (3/17).
Myles Powell Signs NLI
BEFORE SETON HALL:
Attended Medford Tech, Trenton Catholic, and most recently South Kent School...Played at the varsity level all four years of his high school career...averaged 25 points per game and 3 rebounds per game at South Kent...averaged 17 points as a junior and 18.5 points as a sophomore at Trenton Catholic...
Played AAU basketball for NJ Playaz under head coach Jimmy Salmon averaging over 18 points...Participant in the Nike EYBL Peach Jam where he averaged 19.8 points...Scored 17 points in the Jordan Brand Classic Regional Game...Winner of 2015 Big Strick Classic 3-point contest...participated in the 2016 National High School Three-Point Contest, held in Houston the weekend of the NCAA Final Four.
: Son of Jeanette Moore and Noel Powell...has one older brother, Noel Powell, and six younger siblings, Marqusie Bell, Isaiah Spencer, Zane Spencer, Viviana Spencer, Madison Powell and Gavin Powell...born July 7, 1997 in Trenton, N.J.