Jaye Crockett left Texas Tech as one of the players in school history. The versitile wing moved from the Power Forward to the Small Forward position as a senior and has blossomed in his new role. He became just the the fifth player in school history to record 1,000 points, 600 rebounds, 100 assists and 100 steals in a season. He joins Will Flemons (1990-93), Jason Sasser (1993-96), Andre Emmett (2001-04) and Martin Zeno (2005-08).
HONORS 2014 -- Third Team All-Big 12 (Coaches), Fourth Team All-Big 12 (CollegeSportsMadness.com), Honorable Mention All-Big 12 (Associated Press), First Team All-District VII (USBWA), First Team Academic All-Big 12, recipient of the Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award - the Conference's highest of academic honors. 2013 -- Big 12 Conference Sixth Man of the Year (College Hoops Daily), Honorable Mention All-Big 12 (Coaches), Third Team All-Big 12 (CollegeSports Madness.com). 2012 -- Second Team Academic Al-Big 12
SENIOR (2013-14) Jaye Crockett graduated from Texas Tech in August and is currently working on his master's ... was named First Team Academic All-Big 12 ... became the 36th member of the 1,000-Point Club and the 17th member of the 1,000-Point & 500-Rebound Club at Texas Tech on Jan. 11 in Austin ... became the 13th member of the 1,000-Point & 600-Rebound Club on Jan. 28 at Kansas State ... became the fifth player in school history to record 1,000 points, 600 rebounds, 100 assists and 100 steals in a season at Oklahoma State. He joins Will Flemons (1990-93), Jason Sasser (1993-96), Andre Emmett (2001-04) and Martin Zeno (2005-08). Crockett now has 1,212 points, 670 rebounds, 106 steals and 111 assists in 124 career games. ... had a career-high 23 points, while adding 11 rebounds, at Iowa State to move into 25th all-time in soring at Texas Tech, notching his seventh career 20-point game and his 17th career double-double ... moved into 24th on the career scoring list after recording eight points against Kansas State ... recorded his eighth 20-point game and 18th career double-double in the season finale against Texas, netting 22 points and 10 rebounds ... named to the Progressive Legends Classic All-Tournament Team in November after averaging 16.5 points, 8.0 rebounds and 1.0 blocks ... named the CollegeSportsMadness.com Big 12 Player of the Week for Dec. 1 ... has five double-doubles this season versus Houston (16/12), Iowa State (20/11), Oklahoma State (21/11), at Iowa State (23/11) and Texas (22/10) ... has notched 20-or-more points five times against Texas Southern (21), Iowa State (20), Oklahoma State (21), at Iowa State (23) and Texas (22) ... reached the 800-point plateau against Northern Arizona ... eclipsed the 900-point plateau against UTSA ... tackled the 1,000-Point plateau at Texas ... recorded his 500th career rebound against South Dakota State and eclipsed 600 rebounds against Oklahoma State ... recorded 50th career double-digit scoring effort against Mount St. Mary's ... ranks 10th in career field goal percentage (50.1 percent) ... ranks 14th in scoring (13.7), 13th in rebounding (6.4), second in field goal percentage (52.1) and 16th in steals (1.03) in the Big 12 ... tied for ninth in career games played at 124.
JUNIOR (2012-13) -- Named the College Hoops Daily Big 12 Conference Sixth Man of the Year ... earned 2013 All-Big 12 Honorable Mention by the Big 12 Coaches ... named Third Team All-Big 12 by CollegeSportsMadness.com ... the first Red Raider to earn All-Big 12 postseason honors since 2010 ... named the Big 12 Conference Player of the Week (Dec. 31) after netting 20 points and 14 rebounds against North Carolina A&T ... one of the nation's top sixth men ... ranked third in the nation among sixth men in scoring and first in rebounding last season ... netted his 500th career point against Northern Kentucky, his 600th career point against Baylor and 700th career point against Oklahoma ... recorded his 300th career rebound against Jackson State and his 400th rebound at Oklahoma State ... recorded four 20-point games ... had eight double-doubles ... has recorded 25 career games with at least eight rebounds ... notched a career-high 22 points against Omaha ... matched his career high with 22 points against Alabama ... had back-to-back double-doubles against Omaha (22 points/10 rebounds) and Grambling State (17 points/14 rebounds) ... he is the first player to have back-to-back double-doubles since Mike Singletary did it against Iowa State (23 points/11 rebounds) and Oklahoma (24 points/10 rebounds) in January of 2010 ... added a second pair of back-to-back double-doubles against McNeese State (17 points/10 rebounds) and Alabama (22 points/11 rebounds) ... added his seventh double-double at West Virginia with 18 points and 10 rebounds ... chipped in an eighth double-double at Iowa State with 13 points and 11 rebounds ... recorded 15 points and eight rebounds against Texas ... led the Red Raiders in double figures for eight consecutive games and 13 total times this season, the most by a Texas Tech player since 2010 ... led the Red Raiders in rebounding 17 times, the most by a Texas Tech player since 2001.
SOPHOMORE (2011-12) -- Earned second team Academic All-Big 12 honors ... named to both the fall and spring Big 12 Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll ... after missing the season opener, played in 30 straight games for the Red Raiders ... took on the role of sixth man, coming off the bench in 26 of 30 appearances averaging 25 minutes a game ... finished third on the team in scoring 8.8 points per game and second in rebounding (5.7 per game) ... lead the Red Raiders in conference games in scoring (10.7 points), rebounds (6.0), steals (1.0) and field goal percentage (47.5) ... recorded 14 double-digit scoring performances ... notched a career-high 19 points at Texas A&M (01/14/12) ... added double-doubles at Oklahoma (14 points/10 rebounds), at Missouri (11 points/11 rebounds), against Oklahoma State (16 points/14 rebounds) and versus OSU at the Big 12 Championship (12 points/11 rebounds) ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both the fall and spring semesters.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2010-11) -- Played in all 32 games as a freshman, averaging 4.8 points and 3.0 rebounds ... recorded a career-high 14 points against North Texas ... added a double-double against Delaware State (10 points and 10 rebounds) ... also recorded double-digit performances against Baylor (10) and Missouri (11) ... recorded five or more rebounds seven times ... added a career-high five assists in collegiate debut against Louisiana-Monroe ... finished third on the team in field goal percentage (49.2) ... recorded game starts against Delaware State (01/04/11) and Baylor (01/08/11).
FRESHMAN (2009-10) -- Redshirted.
PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH -- Played for J.D. Isler at Clovis High School ... the Wildcats were 29-2 in Jaye's junior season ... the Purple and White completed the season as the Class 5A State Runner-up ... averaged 20.9 points and 10.4 rebounds per game as a junior ... was the only junior named to New Mexico's first team all-state squad ... Clovis won the 2008-2009 district championship on the road at Hobbs ... as a senior, Jaye scored 31 points in his final game to become the second-leading scorer in Clovis High School history ... current Red Raider assistant coach, Bubba Jennings is the Wildcats leading scorer - by one point ... Jaye averaged 29 points and 12 rebounds as a senior ... he earned first team all-state honors as a senior ... rated as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... chose Texas Tech over New Mexico and Nebraska.
PERSONAL -- Jeffrey "Jaye" Crockett ... born in 1991, in Watertown, N.Y. ... son of Corey Pickett and Yvette Gardner-Pickett ... has a younger brother, Deven and a younger sister, Paige ... graduated in August with bachelor of arts in mass communications ... working towards a master's in sports management ... he was ironically born on the same date and day as teammate Luke Adams.