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Player Profile

LyDell Cardwell

LyDell Cardwell

Number24PositionG
Height6-2Weight190
YearSeniorMajorPhysical Education
HometownEast Palo Alto, Calif.
High SchoolMid-Peninsula HS

2014-15 (junior): Played in 31 games as a reserve guard, registering 4.0 points per game and 1.5 rebounds... Went 28-for-68 from beyond the arc... Scored double-digit points in five games... In the season opener, had 15 points on 4-for-6 shooting with two assists and a steal... Against California Baptist in the West Region final, Cardwell went 3-for-4 from the field and drained two of his three treys... At Hawai'i Hilo, had 13 points and five rebounds.

2013-14 (sophomore): Played in all 27 games as a reserve, tallying 5.8 points per game and 1.6 rebounds... Went 26-for-78 from three-point territory... His 157 points off the bench was a team high.

2012-13 (freshman): Appeared in 13 games as a redshirt freshman, scoring 17 points on seven-of-21 shooting from the field ... Scored a season-high seven points with an assist against Fresno Pacific, hitting all three of his two-point attempts that game.

2011-12 (redshirt): Practiced with the team and attended classes while redshirting his freshman season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for head coach Curtis Haggins at Mid-Peninsula High School in Menlo Park, Calif., where he was a three-sport athlete who also played baseball and soccer ... Named Private Schools Athletic League MVP his senior year, averaging 24.7 points in the regular season before leading Mid-Peninsula to the CIF Central Coast Section Finals for the first time in school history ... Scored 34 points in the CCS semifinals and poured in 35 points in a 71-66 defeat to Pinewood (Los Altos Hills) in the CCS Division V title game ... Averaged 30 points as a junior and scored 16 per game as a sophomore, posting a three-year scoring average of 23 points ... Scored a career-high 50 points against East Palo Alto Academy during his junior year.

PERSONAL: Born May 26, 1993, in Palo Alto, Calif., to Joseph Cardwell and LaMeshu Augmon ... Has four brothers and two sisters ... Began playing organized basketball in eighth grade ... Majoring in physical education.