Deandre Burnett

POSITION: PG/SG

Height: 6' 2" (188cm)

 

Weight: 195lbs (89kg)

 

Born: 1994

 

Citizenship: USA

 

University: Ole Miss

 

Team: Sokoly (Ukraine)

Player Profile

  • Physical combo guard who is an explosive scorer and great 1 on 1 player and good passer. Was one of the the top scorers in the SEC during his college career at Ole Miss and showed his potential as a rookie last season with strong play in both Basketball Champions League and FIBA Europe Cup!

  • Played the 2019-2020 season in the Ukraine for Kharkivski where in 11 games played he averaged 9 poins, 1.3 rebounds, and 1.6 assists in 14.6 minutes per game while shooting 43.8% from two point range, 38.5% from three point range, and 80% from the free throw line.

  • Played the 2018-2019 season in England for Leicester Riders which competed in Basketball Champions League Qualifying Round and FIBA Europe Cup. In 2 Basketball Champions League games he averaged 19 points, 3 rebounds, and 4.5 assists in 22.5 minutes per game while shooting 52.6% from two point range, 20% from three point range, and 75% from the free throw line. In 4 FIBA Europe Cup games he averaged 20.8 points, 2 rebounds, and 3.8 assists in 30.3 minutes per game while shooting 52.6% from the field, 50% from three point range, and 78.1% from the free throw line. In 11 games in England he averaged 16 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 3.6 assists in 28.6 minutes per game while shooting 46% from two point range, 36.4% from three point range, and 75% from the free throw line.

 

  • Played at NCAA Division I Ole Miss from 2015-2018 which competes in the SEC

 

  • As a senior in 2017-2018 averaged 13.5 points, 2 rebounds, and 3.9 assists in 28.3 minutes per game while shooting 37.7% from the field, 35.9% from three point range, and 80.1% from the free throw line.

 

  • Ranked in the top 10 in the SEC during the 2017-2018 season in assists(7th), free throw percentage(9th), and assist/turnover ratio(10th)

 

  • Recorded 6 games with with at least 20 points and 3 games with at least 8 assists during the 2017-2018 season

 

  • Tied a season high with 24 points while shooting 4/5 from 3pt range in a win over Alabama on January 23, 2018.

 

  • As a junior in 2016-2017 averaged 16.5 points, 2.1 rebounds, 3.2 assists, and 1 steal in 30 minutes per game while shooting 35.5% from the field, 37.6% from three point range, and 88.1% from the free throw line.

  • Ranked among the SEC Leaders during the 2016-2017 season in scoring(6th), assists(13th), free throws made per game(2nd), and free throw percentage(3rd)

 

  • Scored in double figures 26 times and had 10 plus 20 point games during the 2016-2017 season!

 

  • Scored a career high 41 points which shooting 9/12 from 3pt range in a win over Oral Roberts in the Paradise Jam Tournament in the Virgin Islands on November 18, 2016.

 

  • Sat out the 2015-2016 season per transfer requirements

 

  • Played at NCAA Division I University of Miami from 2013-2015 which competes in the ACC

 

  • As a sophomore in 2014-2015 averaged 7 points, 2 rebounds, and 1 assist in 17.4 minutes per game while shooting 35.6% from the field, 29.2% from three point range, and 73.6% from the free throw line.

 

  • Scored a then career high 21 points against Green Bay on December 6, 2014

 

  • Recorded 19 points to go along with 8 rebounds in a win over Illinois on December 2, 2014