24 P.J. Byrd
24 P.J. Byrd
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Bush
Position: G
gp 24
pts/g 1.4
fg % 32.0
3pt % 26.7
ft % 77.8
reb/g 0.3
a/g 1.0

THE BASICS

  • True point guard who thrives in an up-tempo system; Slick passer
  • Chose VCU after receiving interest from Boise State, Tulsa, UMass, Murray State and others

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Starred for Bush High School in Houston, as well as the Houston Defenders AAU program
  • Selected All-State following his senior season
  • Named District 20-6A Most Valuable Player as a junior and senior
  • Led Bush to four straight district championships

PERSONAL
Full name: Peter Daniel Byrd Jr.
Nickname: P.J.
Parents: Nichole Byrd and Peter Byrd Sr.
Birthdate: Sept. 16, 1999
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Major: Undecided
Fast fact: Ran track and field as a high school freshman
Wears No. 24 because: “I’m a big Kobe [Bryant] fan.”

Recent Games
Jan 23 at Rhode Island L, 71-65
Jan 26 at Duquesne W, 80-74
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 11
Games started - -
Minutes 214 114
Minutes per game 8.9 10.4
FG 8-25 7-17
FG Pct 32.0 41.2
3PT 4-15 3-9
3PT Pct 26.7 33.3
FT 14-18 5-8
FT Pct 77.8 62.5
Off rebounds 2 0
Def rebounds 6 3
Total rebounds 8 3
Rebounds per game 0.3 0.3
Personal fouls 24 15
Disqualifications - -
Assists 25 12
Turnovers 28 14
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 0.9
Steals 4 3
Blocks 0 0
Points 34 22
Points per game 1.4 2.0
Points per 40 min 6.4 7.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 20 VCU   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 Virginia-Wise W, 87-41 - 17 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 6 Gardner-Webb W, 69-57 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 9 Hampton W, 69-57 - 13 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Nov 12 Bowling Green W, 72-61 - 8 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Nov 19 vs. Temple W, 57-51 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 20 vs. St. John's L, 87-86 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 24 Hofstra W, 69-67 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 28 at Old Dominion L, 62-52 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 1 Iona W, 88-59 - 13 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Dec 5 at Texas W, 54-53 - 10 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 9 at #4 Virginia L, 57-49 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 15 Col. of Charleston L, 83-79 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 22 Wichita State W, 70-54 - 10 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 Rider W, 90-79 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 5 at Fordham W, 76-51 - 20 2-4 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Jan 9 La Salle W, 69-63 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 at Davidson L, 64-57 - 8 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 16 Dayton W, 76-71 - 10 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 19 Massachusetts W, 68-50 - 16 0-0 - 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 3
Jan 23 at Rhode Island L, 71-65 - 5 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 26 at Duquesne W, 80-74 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63 - 14 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 2
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55 - 12 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 16 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 20 VCU   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 Virginia-Wise W, 87-41 - 17 0 1 1 3 2 1.5 0 0 5 1
Nov 6 Gardner-Webb W, 69-57 - 9 0 0 0 4 1 4.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 9 Hampton W, 69-57 - 13 0 2 2 3 0 - 0 0 3 -
Nov 12 Bowling Green W, 72-61 - 8 0 1 1 0 4 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 19 vs. Temple W, 57-51 - 7 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 20 vs. St. John's L, 87-86 - 6 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 24 Hofstra W, 69-67 - 5 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 28 at Old Dominion L, 62-52 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 1 Iona W, 88-59 - 13 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 5 at Texas W, 54-53 - 10 2 0 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 9 at #4 Virginia L, 57-49 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 15 Col. of Charleston L, 83-79 - 7 0 0 0 3 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 22 Wichita State W, 70-54 - 10 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 1 0 0 -
Dec 30 Rider W, 90-79 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 5 at Fordham W, 76-51 - 20 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 9 La Salle W, 69-63 - 6 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 12 at Davidson L, 64-57 - 8 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 16 Dayton W, 76-71 - 10 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 19 Massachusetts W, 68-50 - 16 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Jan 23 at Rhode Island L, 71-65 - 5 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 26 at Duquesne W, 80-74 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63 - 14 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 -
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50 - 6 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55 - 12 0 1 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60 - 11 0 0 0 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 16 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 24 - 8.9 0.3-1.0 32.0 0.2-0.6 26.7 0.6-0.8 77.8 1.4
Total 24 - 8.9 0.3-1.0 32.0 0.2-0.6 26.7 0.6-0.8 77.8 1.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 24 - 214 8-25 32.0 4-15 26.7 14-18 77.8 34
Total 24 - 214 8-25 32.0 4-15 26.7 14-18 77.8 34
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 24 - 8.9 1.5-4.7 32.0 0.7-2.8 26.7 2.6-3.4 77.8 6.4
Total 24 - 8.9 1.5-4.7 32.0 0.7-2.8 26.7 2.6-3.4 77.8 6.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 24 - 8.9 0.1 0.3 0.3 1.0 - 1.0 1.2 0.9 0.2 0.0
Total 24 - 8.9 0.1 0.3 0.3 1.0 - 1.0 1.2 0.9 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 24 - 214 2 6 8 24 - 25 28 0.9 4 0
Total 24 - 214 2 6 8 24 - 25 28 0.9 4 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 24 - 8.9 0.4 1.1 1.5 4.5 0.0 4.7 5.2 0.9 0.7 0.0
Total 24 - 8.9 0.4 1.1 1.5 4.5 0.0 4.7 5.2 0.9 0.7 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 - 8.9 0.3-1.0 32.0 0.2-0.6 26.7 0.6-0.8 77.8 1.4
Conference 11 - 10.4 0.6-1.5 41.2 0.3-0.8 33.3 0.5-0.7 62.5 2.0
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.0 100.0 2.0
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Home 13 - 9.7 0.2-0.8 18.2 0.2-0.6 25.0 1.1-1.4 77.8 1.5
Away 9 - 8.3 0.7-1.6 42.9 0.2-0.8 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.6
Neutral 2 - 6.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Wins 18 - 10.0 0.3-1.2 28.6 0.2-0.8 26.7 0.8-1.0 77.8 1.7
Losses 6 - 5.7 0.3-0.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.7
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November 7 - 7.3 0.1-0.7 20.0 0.1-0.4 33.3 0.9-0.9 100.0 1.3
December 6 - 8.2 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.5-0.7 75.0 0.5
January 7 - 10.1 0.7-1.6 45.5 0.3-0.6 50.0 0.4-0.7 60.0 2.1
February 4 - 10.8 0.5-1.5 33.3 0.2-1.2 20.0 0.5-0.8 66.7 1.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 - 214 8-25 32.0 4-15 26.7 14-18 77.8 34
Conference 11 - 114 7-17 41.2 3-9 33.3 5-8 62.5 22
Exhibition 1 - 17 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
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Home 13 - 126 2-11 18.2 2-8 25.0 14-18 77.8 20
Away 9 - 75 6-14 42.9 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 14
Neutral 2 - 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 18 - 180 6-21 28.6 4-15 26.7 14-18 77.8 30
Losses 6 - 34 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
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November 7 - 51 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 6-6 100.0 9
December 6 - 49 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
January 7 - 71 5-11 45.5 2-4 50.0 3-5 60.0 15
February 4 - 43 2-6 33.3 1-5 20.0 2-3 66.7 7
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 - 8.9 1.5-4.7 32.0 0.7-2.8 26.7 2.6-3.4 77.8 6.4
Conference 11 - 10.4 2.5-6.0 41.2 1.1-3.2 33.3 1.8-2.8 62.5 7.7
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 0.0-4.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-4.7 100.0 4.7
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Home 13 - 9.7 0.6-3.5 18.2 0.6-2.5 25.0 4.4-5.7 77.8 6.3
Away 9 - 8.3 3.2-7.5 42.9 1.1-3.7 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 7.5
Neutral 2 - 6.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Wins 18 - 10.0 1.3-4.7 28.6 0.9-3.3 26.7 3.1-4.0 77.8 6.7
Losses 6 - 5.7 2.4-4.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 4.7
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November 7 - 7.3 0.8-3.9 20.0 0.8-2.4 33.3 4.7-4.7 100.0 7.1
December 6 - 8.2 0.0-2.4 0.0 0.0-2.4 0.0 2.4-3.3 75.0 2.4
January 7 - 10.1 2.8-6.2 45.5 1.1-2.3 50.0 1.7-2.8 60.0 8.5
February 4 - 10.8 1.9-5.6 33.3 0.9-4.7 20.0 1.9-2.8 66.7 6.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 - 8.9 0.1 0.3 0.3 1.0 - 1.0 1.2 0.9 0.2 0.0
Conference 11 - 10.4 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.4 - 1.1 1.3 0.9 0.3 0.0
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 5.0 1.0 3.0 2.0 1.5 0.0 0.0
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Home 13 - 9.7 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.1 - 1.5 1.2 1.3 0.3 0.0
Away 9 - 8.3 0.2 0.2 0.4 1.0 - 0.4 1.1 0.4 0.0 0.0
Neutral 2 - 6.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 - 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.0 0.0
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Wins 18 - 10.0 0.1 0.3 0.4 1.1 - 1.1 1.3 0.8 0.2 0.0
Losses 6 - 5.7 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.7 - 0.8 0.7 1.3 0.0 0.0
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November 7 - 7.3 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.9 - 1.1 1.4 0.8 0.0 0.0
December 6 - 8.2 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.5 - 0.8 0.7 1.3 0.2 0.0
January 7 - 10.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 1.4 - 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.1 0.0
February 4 - 10.8 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.3 - 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 - 214 2 6 8 24 - 25 28 0.9 4 0
Conference 11 - 114 0 3 3 15 - 12 14 0.9 3 0
Exhibition 1 - 17 0 1 1 5 1 3 2 1.5 0 0
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Home 13 - 126 0 4 4 14 - 20 15 1.3 4 0
Away 9 - 75 2 2 4 9 - 4 10 0.4 0 0
Neutral 2 - 13 0 0 0 1 - 1 3 0.3 0 0
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Wins 18 - 180 2 5 7 20 - 20 24 0.8 4 0
Losses 6 - 34 0 1 1 4 - 5 4 1.3 0 0
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November 7 - 51 0 3 3 6 - 8 10 0.8 0 0
December 6 - 49 2 0 2 3 - 5 4 1.3 1 0
January 7 - 71 0 1 1 10 - 5 7 0.7 1 0
February 4 - 43 0 2 2 5 - 7 7 1.0 2 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 24 - 8.9 0.4 1.1 1.5 4.5 0.0 4.7 5.2 0.9 0.7 0.0
Conference 11 - 10.4 0.0 1.1 1.1 5.3 0.0 4.2 4.9 0.9 1.1 0.0
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 0.0 2.4 2.4 11.8 2.4 7.1 4.7 1.5 0.0 0.0
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Home 13 - 9.7 0.0 1.3 1.3 4.4 0.0 6.3 4.8 1.3 1.3 0.0
Away 9 - 8.3 1.1 1.1 2.1 4.8 0.0 2.1 5.3 0.4 0.0 0.0
Neutral 2 - 6.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.1 0.0 3.1 9.2 0.3 0.0 0.0
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Wins 18 - 10.0 0.4 1.1 1.6 4.4 0.0 4.4 5.3 0.8 0.9 0.0
Losses 6 - 5.7 0.0 1.2 1.2 4.7 0.0 5.9 4.7 1.3 0.0 0.0
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November 7 - 7.3 0.0 2.4 2.4 4.7 0.0 6.3 7.8 0.8 0.0 0.0
December 6 - 8.2 1.6 0.0 1.6 2.4 0.0 4.1 3.3 1.3 0.8 0.0
January 7 - 10.1 0.0 0.6 0.6 5.6 0.0 2.8 3.9 0.7 0.6 0.0
February 4 - 10.8 0.0 1.9 1.9 4.7 0.0 6.5 6.5 1.0 1.9 0.0