This year's squad posts UC Davis' most successful season as a Division I program
UC Davis leaves The Thunderdome victorious for the first time since Jan. 13, 2007
UC Davis seeks its third home victory over the Tigers in the last four seasons
UC Davis will face UC Irvine in Saturday evening's conference-opener
The Pac-12 Network will air Saturday's Aggies-Cardinal men's basketball game
2012-13: Grabbed one rebound in his inaugural game as an Aggie at Oklahoma State (11/9)... Scored his first points at UC Davis on consecutive free throws at Nevada (11/28)... Posted a season-high four points and four rebounds vs. San Jose State (12/5)... Recorded two rebounds at UCSB (2/7)... Finished with three rebounds at Cal Poly (2/9)... Grabbed another three boards the following game vs. Hawai'i (2/14).
MT. HOOD COLLEGE (Ore.): Enjoyed two basketball seasons at Mt. Hood, earning All-Northwest Athletic Association of Community College first-team honors... Named NWACC South Region Player of the Year... Averaged 14.2 ppg 10.5 rpg and shot 60 pct. from the field... Helped lead team to a 24-8 record... Selected as Mt. Hood's Athlete of the Year... Averaged 11 points and 6.5 rebounds per game during his freshman season.
CAMAS HS '06 (Wash.): Earned All-Greater Saint Helen's League honors during his senior season in 2006... Helped lead his team into the postseason for the second consecutive year... Named Camas' team MVP... Averaged 12.0 points, 8.0 rebounds and 2.0 blocks as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born in Portland, Ore.... Majoring in sociology... Parents are Bret and Susan Clayton... Is married to wife, Jenn... Came to UC Davis because he "felt like I could be a part of something special"... Would like to eliminate goaltending from basketball... Would buy a house for he and his wife if he won a million dollars... Served an LDS mission... Biggest personal accomplishment was marrying his wife.
UC Davis opens two-game homestand against Pacific
Gameday Central at
San Francisco (8 p.m.)