2013-14 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 25 games with 13 starts ... Averaged 3.2 points, 3.2 rebounds, 1.0 assists, 0.9 steals and 15.3 minutes per contest ... Shot 55.1 percent from the field (27-of-49), 50.0 percent from 3 (7-of-14) and 62.5 percent from the line (20-of-32) ... Sparked a win vs. Alabama (2/26) with first career double-double with a career-high 15 points and 10 rebounds ... Shot 4-of-4 from the field, 2-of-2 from 3 and 5-of-7 at the line ... Scored 6 points and tied a career-best with 10 boards vs. Georgia (3/14) ... Posted 7 points, 5 boards and 3 steals vs. Vanderbilt (3/8) ... Had 5 points and 3 boards vs. Penn State (11/30) ... Tallied 8 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 steals vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/22). 2012-13 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in 25 games ... Averaged 1.6 points, 1.2 rebounds, 0.8 steals and 6.0 minutes per game ... Shot 31.0 percent from the floor (13-of-42) and 76.5 percent from the free throw line (13-of-17) ... Posted season highs with 11 points and 8 boards in season opener vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/9) ... Had 7 points and season-high 6 steals against Lipscomb (11/23) ... Posted 3 points, 6 boards and 2 steals in season-high 21 minutes vs. ETSU (12/14).
HIGH SCHOOL: Rated as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com and MaxPreps ... Ranked as the No. 97 prospect overall and No. 18 shooting guard in the country by Rivals.com as well as the third-best player from Tennessee by ESPN.com ... Named Tennessee Class A Mr. Basketball as a senior after averaging 23.1 points, 7.2 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 3.4 steals in 2012 and leading team to a 31-2 record ... Played under legendary coach Fred Horton at Booker T. Washington High School and led team to a 21-6 record as a junior averaging 22.5 points, 12.5 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 4.7 steals per game ... Named Best of the Preps by the Commercial Appeal ... Played in the AAU circuit for the Memphis YOMCA leading them to a 50-6 record and the AAU National Championship game ... Participated in the title game of the 2011 Peach Jam.
PERSONAL: Full name is Martavious Daundre Newby ... Born August 19, 1993 ... Son of Vanessa Moore and Artez Newby ... Majoring in business ... Chose Ole Miss over Arkansas, Auburn, Georgia, Mississippi State, Missouri and Tennessee.
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