5   Travon Baker
Travon Baker

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.

High School:
Detroit Consortium

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 170

Position:
G


12/17/2014

NIU Set for First Trip to Dartmouth

Huskies and Big Green square off Friday in New Hampshire

12/13/2014

Huskies Edged at Eastern Illinois

NIU falls to EIU, 59-55, Darrell Bowie leads Huskies with 14 points, nine rebounds

12/02/2014

Huskies Fall to Hot Shooting DePaul

Aaric Armstead scores a team-high 16 points; Chuks Iroegbu adds a career-best 15

11/30/2014

Huskies Overcome 21-Point Deficit to Down Maine

NIU closes on a 28-2 run to win 61-56

11/25/2014

Huskies Travel to Iowa for First Road Test

NIU takes 2-0 record to Iowa City

11/26/2014

NIU vs. Iowa

NIU takes on Iowa

2013-14: Appeared in all 32 games, including 31 starts ... Averaged 8.4 points and 2.3 rebounds per game ... Averaged 2.4 assists per game, 15th-best in the MAC ... Shot 73.4 percent (80-of-109) from the free-throw line, 13th-best in the conference ... Ranked 10th in the MAC averaging 1.5 steals per game and tied for sixth in league play with 1.8 per contest ... His career-high five steals against Buffalo on Jan. 25 were the most for a Huskie since Jake Anderson's five on Feb. 24, 2010 ... Scored in double figures in 14 times ... Scored a season-best 17 points on three different occasions: James Madison (Nov. 15), at Toledo (Jan. 22) and Toledo (Feb. 26) ... Pulled down a season-best five rebounds three times: Bethune-Cookman (Jan. 3), at Central Michigan (Feb. 23) and Toledo (Feb. 26) ... Had a season-best six assists twice: San Jose State (Nov. 16) and at Ball State (Feb. 1) ... Connected on a three-pointer with nine seconds left in regulation at Ball State (Feb. 1) to force overtime, NIU went on to win the contest ... Named to the NIU Invitational All-Tournament Team after averaging 9.3 points, 4.0 assists and 3.0 rebounds per game in the tournament.

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 (Dec. 1) ... Led team in assists and steals with 58 and 41, respectively ... Made four steals in a game three times: at Valparaiso (Nov. 13), vs. Judson (Nov. 18), and at Dayton (Dec. 1) ... Dished out a career-best six assists vs. Central Michigan (Mar. 2) ... Pulled down five rebounds, all defensive, vs. Ball State (Feb. 13) ... Thrice reached double-digits in points: 17, at Dayton (Dec. 1), 10, vs. SIU-Edwardsville (Dec. 5), and 10, at Central Michigan (Jan. 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 ... Majoring in Communications.

BAKER'S CAREER STATISTICS

Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds Scoring
Season GP-GS Min/Avg fg-fga pct fg-fga pct ft-fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast to blk stl pts avg
2012-13 30-18 667/22.2 34-110 .309 10-38 .263 36-50 .720 12 47 59 2.0 63 1 58 61 1 41 114 3.8
2013-14 32-31 893/27.9 78-244 .320 32-127 .252 80-109 .734 14 61 75 2.3 72 2 78 66 6 48 268 8.4
TOTAL 62-49 1560/25.2 112-354 .316 42-165 .255 116-159 .730 26 108 134 2.2 135 3 136 127 7 89 382 6.2

BAKER'S CAREER HIGHS

Minutes: 30, twice
Points: 17, at Dayton (12/1/12)
Rebounds: 5, Ball State (2/13/13)
Assists: 6, Central Michigan (3/2/13)
Steals: 4, three times
Blocks: 1, Judson (11/18/12)
FG: 5, at Dayton (12/1/12)
FG Att.: 8, Central Michigan (3/2/13)
3PT FG Made: 2, three times
3PT FG Att.: 5, twice
FT Made: 7, at Dayton (12/1/12)
FT Att.: 9, at Dayton (12/1/12)
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