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Ilya Tyrtyshnik

Ilya  Tyrtyshnik

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Kiev, Ukraine

High School:
GBA Prague

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 185

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1L

2017-18 (FRESHMAN): Played in three games, totaling five minutes … Appeared in the final two minutes and recorded one rebound each in wins over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (12/19) and Bradley (12/22) … Made his Rebel debut by playing the final minute of the victory over Rice (11/22) … Earned a spot on the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Rated one of the top guard prospects in the 2017 class by Eurohopes Scouting Service ... Represented his country at the FIBA U20 European Championships this past summer in Crete, Greece ... Spent last season at GBA Prague, a prep school in the Czech Republic coached by former Butler Basketball standout Julian Betko, averaging 14.5 points per game to go along with 3.8 assists and 3.5 rebounds per game ...  Led Ukraine to a second-place finish at the 2016 FIBA U18 European Championships, averaging 14.6 points, 3.7 assists and 3.6 rebounds per game.

PERSONAL: Son of Vyacheslav and Olga Tyrtyshnik … His father was a high jumper who competed at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta … Born: Sept. 7, 1998 … Has one brother, Anton … Sport and Administration Management major.

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