Four players reach double figures as NIU knocks off league leaders
2012-13:Played in 30 games, starting 18 ... Averaged 3.8 points, 2.0 rebounds, and 1.9 assists while playing 22.2 minutes per game ... Poured in a career-best 17 points on five-for-seven shooting at Dayton (12/1) ... Led team in assists and steals with 58 and 41, respectively ... Made four steals in a game three times: at Valparaiso (11/13), vs. Judson (11/18), and at Dayton (12/1) ... Dished out a career-best six assists vs. Central Michigan (3/2) ... Pulled down five rebounds, all defensive, vs. Ball State (2/13) ... Thrice reached double-digits in points: 17, at Dayton (12/1), 10, vs. SIU-Edwardsville (12/5), and 10, at Central Michigan (1/23).
Prior to NIU: Led Consortium to an 18-5 record and a state regional final appearance as a senior while averaging 16 points, 13 assists, six rebounds and five steals per game ... Earned Class C All-State honors from the Associated Press, Detroit News and Detroit Free Press ... Named All-Detroit by the Detroit News and Detroit Free Press ... Averaged 14 points, eight assists, five rebounds and three steals as a junior, helping Consortium to a 20-6 record and a trip to the state semifinals
Personal: Full name is Travon Baker ... Born on January 14, 1994 in Detroit, Mich. ... Son of Derrick and Latonya Baker ... Plans to major in nursing.