Senior forward enters the Atlantic 10 Championship leading the conference in scoring
Three-year starter has quietly established himself as one of the most consistent scorers in the Atlantic 10 ... was a second team All-Atlantic 10 pick and two-time A-10 Player of the Week last season ... was the first Duke to earn second team all-league honors since Wayne Smith in 2000 ... was also the first player since Smith to earn Player of the Week honors more than once in the same season ... enters his senior year as one of just five A-10 returnees with over 1,000 career points ... his 1,033 total ranks 28th on Duquesne's all-time list ... has started 80 times and has yet to miss a game in his DU career (a team-high 89 in a row and counting) ... has 58 career double-digit scoring games including 10 with 20 or more points ... has had back-to-back single-digit scoring games just once in the last two seasons ... was named the "best athlete" in the Atlantic 10 by Street & Smith's 2005-06 College Basketball Preview ... has led the Dukes in steals in each of the last two seasons ... his 126 career thefts rank 11th on Duquesne's all-time list ... has steadily improved his scoring and rebounding averages, steals total and free throw shooting percentage in each of his first three seasons at DU ... will see action at both guard spots this season.
As a Junior (2004-05)
Joined Kieron Achara as the only Duke to start all 30 games ... averaged a team-high 31.3 minutes per game ... finished fourth in the Atlantic 10 with a 16.1 ppg. scoring average ... led the A-10 with an 82.2 percent success rate from the free throw line (111-of-135) ... his free throw percentage tied the ninth-best single-season mark in school history ... missed back-to-back free throws just once during the season ... ranked fourth in the league in steals per game at 1.80 (54 steals in 30 games) ... topped the 20-point mark eight times with a career-high of 30 (14-of-17 from the foul line) vs. UMBC ... was one of eight A-10 players to score 30 or more in a game ... added 27 vs. Richmond at home and 27 more - including a career-high five 3-pointers - at Xavier ... scored 26 points, including a 15-foot runner in the lane with 10.7 seconds left to force a second overtime, in the Dukes' dramatic 94-93 double-overtime win at Dayton ... the win was Duquesne's first at UD since 1983 ... was named A-10 co-Player of the Week on Jan. 10 for his efforts in the win at UD followed by a 19-point performance vs. George Washington ... scored 18 of his 21 points in the second half - including 7-of-8 free throws in the final 47 seconds - to help DU snap a five-game losing streak with a 77-72 win over La Salle on Feb. 23 and earn league co-Player of the Week for a second time ... was one of just six league players to win Player of the Week more than once ... flirted with a triple-double in the win at La Salle by adding a career-high nine assists and career high-tying eight rebounds to go along with his 21 points ... became the 30th member of Duquesne's 1,000-point club when he hit the second of two free throws with 3:14 left in the Dukes' 61-57 win at Fordham on Mar. 2.
As a Sophomore (2003-04)
Played in all 29 games with 28 starts at the two guard spot ... missed an early season start vs. Pittsburgh with an ankle injury ... averaged a team high-tying (with Martin Osimani) 29.2 minutes per game ... was second on the team with an 11.1 ppg. scoring average ... had back-to-back single-digit scoring games just once (nine points vs. Siena in game No. 2 followed by zero points in 12 minutes when he tried to play on an injured ankle vs. Pitt) ... led team with 40 steals and was second with 69 assists ... averaged 17.0 points in DU's regular-season sweep of Xavier and its NBA-drafted backcourt of Lionel Chalmers and Romain Sato ... scored a then career-high 21 points in a game twice (at Akron and at Xavier) ... shot 61.5 percent from the foul line in his first 19 games, before rallying to make 36 of his last 43 free throw attempts (83.7%) to close-out the season.
As a Freshman (2002-03)
Played in all 30 games with 22 starts ... led the team with 79 assists and finished second on the squad with 32 steals ... averaged just under 26 minutes per game ... moved into the starting lineup prior to the San Juan Shootout (Dec. 20-22) and scored in double digits in his first four games as a starter ... handed out a season-high seven assists (with two turnovers) at Dayton and scored 10 of his 12 points vs. Richmond in the second half ... did not commit a turnover in 28 minutes at Xavier ... tied his scoring high with 19 (6-8 from field) at home vs. Dayton... added five assists and five steals vs. La Salle, and five assists vs. Xavier at home ... scored all 11 of his points in the second half in the regular-season finale vs. Rhode Island ... led DU in assists a team-high 13 times ... had a 21-to-37 assist-to-turnover ratio at the start of conference play, before improving to post 56 assists against 49 turnovers vs. A-10 opponents ... was named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week for the week of Dec. 14-21 after averaging 15.3 ppg. in three games ... posted his first 19-point game vs. Troy State in the San Juan Shootout.
West Mifflin High School in Pittsburgh, Pa. (head coach Lance Maha) ... four-year starter ... averaged 20.7 points, 6.0 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 2.9 steals per game in leading 22-8 Class AAA West Mifflin to the state championship game for the first time in school history ... scored 27 points, including 5-of-5 3-pointers, in a 55-36 state semifinal win over defending PIAA Class AAA champion Franklin at the Palumbo Center ... added a game-high 18 points in the state championship game loss to Kennett ... also led the Titans to the WPIAL Class AAA semifinal and Section 4-AAA co-championship ... was a second team Associated Press Pennsylvania Big School pick ... also named Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Boys Basketball Player of the Year ... was a two-time member of the Tribune-Review Terrific 10 and Post-Gazette Fabulous Five ... averaged 18.2 points, 6.5 assists, 5.5 rebounds and 3.0 steals per game as a junior ... was the lone underclassman named to the Post-Gazette Fabulous Five and Tribune-Review Terrific 10 in 2001 ... finished his career as West Mifflin's all-time leading scorer with 1,514 points.
Committed to Duquesne in November 2001 ... his father, Bryant Sr., was a three-year football letterman at West Virginia (1984-86) ... communication studies major ... full name is Bryant N. McAllister ... date of birth: 5/4/84.