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0 Daniel Dixon
Ranks 10th among active Division I players in 3-point percentage (.432) … His career 3-point percentage of 43.2 ranks as the best in W&M history … Ranks eighth in 3-pointers made per game (1.81) and 21st in 3-pointers made (98)

Sophomore Season (2014-15)
One of the top 3-point shooters in the country, leading the CAA and ranking fifth nationally at 45.1 percent … Ranked 25th in the CAA at 11.1 points per game … Hit one of the most memorable 3-pointers in W&M and CAA Tournament history from the left corner with 0.5 seconds remaining to lift the Tribe to a 92-91 CAA semifinal win over Hofstra (3/8) … Tallied 15 points in the CAA title game against Northeastern (3/9), knocking down 5-of-9 from 3-point range … Posted a trio of 20-point games, including a career-high 25 on 9-of-13 from the field and 5-of-8 from 3-point range at James Madison (1/31) … Set a W&M school record going a perfect 6-of-6 from 3-point range against Hofstra (1/28) … Recorded his first career 20-point game at North Carolina (12/30) … Added 20 points at Towson (1/17) … Posted his first career double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds against Washington College (12/19) … Ranked fourth in the CAA at 2.6 3-pointers made per game … Started 27 of his 28 appearances, missing five games due to injury … Averaged 2.8 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game … Shot 44 percent from the field and 81 percent from the free throw line … Ranked third on the team with 23 steals.

Freshman Season (2013-14)
Appeared in 26 games as a reserve, averaging 12.8 minutes per contest … Ranked 10th in the CAA in rookie scoring at 3.5 points per game … Averaged nearly 15 minutes per game over the opening four games, before suffering an injury that forced him to miss the majority of five games … Worked his way back into the lineup and was a key fixture especially in the CAA Tournament where he averaged 4.3 points and 3.0 rebounds per game, while shooting 50 percent (4-of-8) from 3-point range … Provided a spark in W&M’s 70-59 quarterfinal win over Charleston with seven points and five rebounds, hitting both his 3-point attempts … In the CAA Championship game vs. Delaware, recorded six points on 2-of-3 from 3 and chipped in four rebounds … Finished the season, averaging 1.6 rebounds per game to go with 18 assists, seven blocked shots and 11 steals … Shot 38.5 percent (25-of-65) from 3-point range and was one of a school-record six players to hit 25 or more 3-pointers on the year … Shot 38.5 percent (30-of-78) from the field on the year … Scored a season-high 15 points on 5-of-8 from the floor, including 4-of-6 from 3-point range, to go with six rebounds, two assists and two steals vs. Delaware (1/29) … Knocked down a pair of 3-pointers against High Point (11/20), Goucher (12/20) and at West Virginia (12/29) … Canned 3-of-5 from 3-point range and finished with nine points as W&M set a school record with 16 3-pointers in a win over UNCW (2/17) … Blocked two shots vs. the Seahawks, including a monster swap from behind to deny a fast-break chance … Traveled and practiced with the team during its international trip to the Dominican Republic, but was unable to play due to offseason surgery.

Attended  postgraduate school at Fishburne Military School in 2012-13 ... Averaged 8.7 points, 2.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game at Fishburne, before having his season cut short due to injury … VirginiaPreps.com Group AAA All-State selection as a senior at Langley High School ... Scored 20 or more points in five straight games during the month of February en route to earning Liberty District Player of the Year honors ... All-Northern Region First Team honoree ... Averaged 18.2 points per game as a senior and made 53 3-pointers, placing third and second, respectively, in the district in those categories ... Shot 75.2 percent from the free throw line ... Led Langley to a 17-9 overall record in 2011-12, including a 13-1 mark in the Liberty District ... Selected to the Liberty District All-Tournament team ...  Scored 17 points in the NVABBC All-Star Game for the Liberty/National Team ... Named to the Suburban All-Star roster for the 39th Capital Classic ... Washington Post All-Met selection in 2012 ... A Second-Team All-Liberty District as a junior, averaging 12.2 points per game ... Named Rookie of the Year by the Sun-Gazette newspaper in 2011 ... Played for the Fairfax Stars AAU program on the U17 Premier Showcase team ... Helped the VA Cardinal to an 11th place in the 2010 AAU D1 National Championship and finished the year ranked No. 17 nationally.

Son of David and Terri Dixon … Father, David, ran track at Boston University, while his mother, Terri, was a cheerleader for the New England Patriots … Has three brother (Damon, Darren and Darwin) … His brother, Damon, ran track at Hampton University, while his other brother, Darren, graduated from W&M… Majoring in Kinesiology and Health Sciences.
Position: Guard
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Great Falls, Va.
High School: Langley/Fishburne
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