RS Brandon Cyrus
RS Brandon Cyrus
Height: 6-5
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Oakville, Ont. (Canada)
High School: La Lumiere HS (Indiana)
Previous College: DePaul
Position: Guard

Note: Brandon Cyrus is a transfer from DePaul and will sit out the 2018-19 season as a redshirt. When he is eligible in 2019-20, Cyrus will have two years of eligibility remaining.

DePaul
Brandon Cyrus averaged 7.2 points and 3.5 rebounds per game while shooting 34.6% from three-point range as a sophomore at DePaul...He finished the season on a high note when he scored a career-high 20 points in a close loss to third-ranked Xavier...Scored 10 or more points on 10 occasions...Had a high of seven rebounds vs. Georgetown...Had five or more rebounds nine times...Had four assists in games against Central Connecticut, Miami (OH) and Providence...Made 18 three-point baskets...As a freshman for the Blue Demons in 2016-17, Cyrus averaged 6.3 points and 4.2 rebounds...Played in all 63 games during his time at DePaul, starting 55...Started all 32 games as a freshman and he was the first freshman to start every game for the Blue Demons in six years...As a freshman, he scored a season-high 18 points vs. Xavier...Had a career-high nine rebounds at Seton Hall...Scored 10 or more points eight times.

High School
Cyrus played his final two seasons at La Lumiere School in La Porte, Ind...Averaged 11.4 points and 5.3 rebounds as a senior and 9.8 points and 4.6 rebounds per game during his junior season at La Lumiere...Led La Lumiere to a runner-up finish at the 2016 DICK'S Nationals and 27-3 record...The Lakers finished the season at No. 3 in the USA TODAY Super 25...Prior to La Lumiere, Cyrus played at Torrey Pines High School in San Diego where he averaged 16.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.9 assists as a sophomore and 10.4 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.7 assists as a freshmen...Helped lead Torrey Pines to a pair of Avocado League titles and was named All-Palomar League...Ranked as the 24th-best shooting guard in the country according to Scout.com and slotted at No. 34 by 247Sports.com...Played for CIA Bounce on the AAU circuit.

Personal
Brandon Cyrus was born October 15, 1997 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada...The son of Cassandra and Derron Cyrus...Was a two-time Academic All-Big East honoree...Favorite movie is He Got Game...Most memorable moment in sports was when his La Lumiere team played in the high school national championship...Roots for the Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe Bryant is his all-time favorite athlete...Favorite TV show is Real Husbands of Hollywood...Played for the U16 Canadian National Team at the FIBA World Championships in Uruguay in 2013 and in 2014, he played for the U17 team at the FIBA World Championships in Dubai...Also recruited by San Diego State, UConn, Boston College, UNLV, Texas A&M, Nevada, TCU and San Diego...Plans to major in economics and aspires to become a financial advisor.