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Danger on defense: Bryce Wills prepares for upcoming basketball season - Stanford Daily

Career Highlights:

  • Two-time All-Pac-12 Defensive Team - 2020 (1st), 2021 (HM)
  • 2020 Pac-12 Winter Academic Honor Roll
  • NABC Honors Court (2020)

As a Junior (2020-21)

  • Pac-12 All-Defensive Team honorable mention
  • Appeared in 17 games with 10 starts, averaged 7.0 points, 3.7 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.2 steals per game. Shot a career-best 54.1 percent from the field
  • Scored in double figures five times, including a season-high 15 points in the opening victory over Alabama in the Maui Invitational (Nov. 30, Asheville, N.C.)
  • Went viral on Thursday, Feb. 18 with a massive poster dunk over Washington’s 7-4 Riley Sorn

As a Sophomore (2019-20):

  • All-Pac-12 Defensive Team
  • Pac-12 Winter Academic Honor Roll
  • NABC Honors Court
  • Appeared in 31 games, all starts
  • Turned in averages of 7.8 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game
  • Helped lead Stanford to the nation’s seventh-best defense (KenPom) and 16th-best scoring defense (62.5 ppg)
  • Scored in double figures 12 times, including a career-high 25 points vs. Arizona (Feb. 15)
  • Ranked third on the team in rebounds, assists, blocks and made free throws
  • Posted the 10th-best field goal percentage in the Pac-12 during conference play (.512)

As a Freshman (2018-19):

  • Appeared in 30 games, making 23 starts
  • Averaged 6.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists
  • Totaled nine double-digit scoring games
  • Scored career-high 16 points against California (Feb. 3)
  • Grabbed career-high nine rebounds against California (March 7)

Prior to Stanford

  • 2018 graduate of Iona Preparatory School in New Rochelle, N.Y.
  • Four-year varsity starter and three-year captain for the Gaels
  • Averaged 15.5 points, 9.2 rebounds, 5.5 assists, 3.0 blocks, 2.5 steals and shot better than 60 percent from the floor his senior season
  • Led Iona Prep to a Catholic High School Athletic Association New York division title as a senior
  • Gaels won 21 games and reached the quarterfinals of the CHSAA AA tournament in 2018
  • Two-time NYSSWA Class AA All-State selection (2017 and 2018)
  • Two-time selection to the All Westchester/Putnam County All Star Team by the The Journal News, earning first-team honors in 2018
  • First-team selection by the coaches in the CHSAA
  • Member of The Journal News Super 7 Team, recognizing the top players in the Lower Hudson Valley, in 2018
  • Four-star prospect nationally and a consensus top-10 prospect in New York
  • Competed for the USA Select team in the Albert Schweitzer Tournament at the Under-18 FIBA World Cup in Mannheim, Germany, in 2018
  • Averaged double digits for the USA Select squad, which finished seventh in the tournament