Walk-on to the LSU squad this season after playing last year at LSU-Eunice.
PRIOR TO LSU
Started his college career at Northwestern State for the 2017-18 season where he averaged 1.6 points and 1.1 rebounds in 27 games ... Had three starts and averaged 9.5 minutes per game ... Played the 2018-19 season at LSUE in the school’s first year of playing basketball, reuniting with his father, Byron Starks, who coached him in high school ... Played in 26 games with 25 starts, averaging 13.1 points with 33 treys. Averaged 3.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game ... Had 25 points against South Arkansas University Tech (1/5/19) ... First team All-LCCAC ... At Lafayette Christian Academy, team won the state Division IV state championship as a senior in 2016-17 ... Second Team All-State selection as a senior with a 12.2 scoring average ... Team made two state finals berths in his time at LCA ... Three-year all-district selection.
Born in Lafayette on July 13, 1999 ... Right handed ... Parents are Byron and Angel Starks ... Two siblings ... Father a top player at UL-Lafayette, leading team to two NCAA Tournaments (1992, 1994) and was inducted into the school’s athletics hall of fame ... National Honor Society member in high school at LCA ... Also ran track at LCA ... Came to LSU to “compete at the highest collegiate level” ... Anticipated major at LSU is criminal justice ... Likes to watch basketball to relax ... Favorite food is sushi ... Favorite NBA player is Lou Williams of the Los Angeles Clippers.