Attended the Union HS in Whitmire, South Carolina.
Played college ball at Clemson from 2006 to 2010.
Selected by the Minnesota Timberwolves as 23rd overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft. Draft rights traded to the Washington Wizards. Signed with the team in July.
Signed with Bnei Hasharon (Israel) in August 2011. Left the team in October.
Named South Carolina's Gatorade Player of the Year in 2006.
Named to the ACC All-Tournament Team in 2008.
Named to the All-ACC 2nd Team in 2009.
Named to the All-ACC Defensive Team in 2009 and 2010.
Won the bronze medal at the World University Games with the US Team in 2009.
Named to the All-ACC 1st Team in 2010.