21 Burton Sampson
21 Burton Sampson
Height: 6-4
Weight: 195
Year: RS Junior
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.
Position: G
Last School: The Webb School
Experience: 2L

Statistics: 2016 | 2015

2015-16: NABC Honors Court ... 14 game appearances ... Season-high five points at Arizona State (11/16/15) ... Scored in five games ... Seven steals ... University leave due to family reasons, spring semester.

2014-15: 19 game appearances ... Career-high five points at Tennessee State (1/25/15) ... Five points, two rebounds vs. Jacksonville State (1/29/15) ... Five points vs. TTU (1/31/15) ... Four points at VCU (12/16/14) ... Four points, steal at Murray State (1/15/15) ... Three points vs. UT Martin (1/22/15) ... Two points vs. Eastern Kentucky (2/19/15) ... Two points vs. Eastern Illinois (3/5/15).

2013-14: Redshirt ... Academic All-Conference.

Prior to Belmont:
Standout four-year letterwinner at The Webb School for head coach Ricky Norris ... Led Webb to three state tournament appearances, including final 4 last two seasons ... Two-time TSWA Division II All-State ... 2013 Tennessee Division II Mr. Basketball Finalist ... Averaged 19 points and nine rebounds per game on 54 percent shooting in leading Webb to school-record 29 victories ... Led team in scoring, rebounding, field goal percentage and free throw percentage ... Also averaged 18.5 points and eight rebounds per game as a junior.

Personal: Majoring in Marketing ... Has four siblings, Lauren, Michael, Steve, and Kristen ... Played AAU for Tennessee Travelers ... National Society of High School Scholars ... Also played baseball in high school ... Lists Peyton Manning as favorite athlete.