Dusty Hannahs is one of the top returning 3-point shooters in the Big 12 Conference. Hannahs played in all 31 games last season and recorded 17 starts as a freshman. He also excelled in the classroom, being named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for two straight semesters.
FRESHMAN (2012-13) -- Appeared 31 games, starting 17 times ... as a starter, averaging 8.4 points, while shooting 36.9 percent (31-84) from 3-point range ... averaging 8.9 points over the last 10 games of the season and connected on 18 of 45 3-pointers (40.0 percent) ... closed out the season with 15 points on 3 of 4 from 3-point range and 6 of 6 from the line against Kansas in the Big 12 Tournament ... led Red Raiders in scoring at Kansas State with 14 points ... recorded back-to-back double-digit scoring efforts against Oklahoma State (14 points) and at West Virginia (12 points) ... had a career-high 21 points and four rebounds against North Carolina A&T ... had his second double-digit scoring effort at TCU (12 points) ... recorded 10 points at Texas ... notched nine points in 27 minutes against Arizona State ... had eight points against Florida A&M ... notched six points on 2 of 3 shooting against Prairie View ... added six points on 2 of 5 shooting against Omaha ... chipped in seven points on two of seven shooting against Grambling State ... connected on a 3-pointer in 25 of 31 games ... was second on the team in minutes played in Big 12 games ... named to the Big 12 Academic All-Rokie Team ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both the fall and spring semesters ... named to the 2012-13 Dean's List.
PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH -- Dusty Hannahs named the 2011-12 Arvest Arkansas High School Player of the Year by the Dowtown Tip Off Club ... a two-time All-State honoree ... 2012 4A-7 District MVP ... a three-time 4A-7 All-District selection ... led Pulaski Academy to the Arkansas Class 4A State title game, where he netted 42 points ... scored 40 points three times as a senior ... averaged 20 points per game as a senior ... averaged 26.2 points as a junior in leading the Bruins to a 22-4 record, a district title and a trip to the Elite Eight of the Arkansas Class 4A playoffs ... rated as a two star recruit by ESPN.com and Rivals.com ... also recruited by Arkansas State, Southern Methodist, Central Arkansas, Southeast Missouri, Louisiana Tech, Rice, Army and Air Force, in addition to interest from Arkansas, Florida and Minnesota ... Played AAU for Wings Elite.
PERSONAL -- Gerald Ellis Hannahs III ... born on Sept. 2, 1993 ... parents are Gerald and Lynnette Hannahs ... has two siblings - Madison and Blake ... father played baseball for Arkansas and in the MLB with the Montreal Expos and Los Angeles Dodgers ... majoring in business energy commerce.