Attended the St. Charles HS in St. Charles, Missouri.
Played college ball at Southwestern Illinois College and Kentucky from 2007 to 2011.
Selected by the New Orleans Hornets as 45th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft. Draft righs traded to the New York Knicks. Signed with the team in December.
Traded to the Houston Rockets in July 2012. Waived in August.
Signed with the Miami Heat in September 2012. Waived in January. Returned to the team later that month. Released later that month.
Signed with Brujos de Guayama (Puerto Rico) in March 2013.
Signed with the Detroit Pistons in August 2013.
Named to the All-GRAC 1st in 2008.
Named to the SEC All-Tournament Team in 2011.