Bench player for UAB squad which was 22-11 and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... home crowd favorite ... played in first career NCAA Tournament game against LSU (3/17) ... scored first point of season on a late free throw against Tulane (2/26) ... notched first career assist (to Paul Delaney's breakaway dunk) at Marquette (2/2) ... played three minutes against Alabama A&M (12/28) ... played two minutes, attempting a pair of three-point tries, against Belmont (12/15) ... appeared in Nebraska contest (12/2), playing one minute ... went 2-for-3 with six points and a pair of threes in the Green-Gold scrimmage for the Gold team.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2003-04)
Bench player for UAB team which advanced to the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 ... competed in five games for the Blazers during season ... played one minute and grabbed first career rebound against USF (1/20) ... played one minute and grabbed second career rebound against TCU (3/6) ... also saw action against Houston (1/10), Birmingham-Southern (12/3) and Georgia Southern (11/24).
FRESHMAN SEASON (2002-03)
Bench player for UAB squad that made it to the NIT quarterfinals ... was only walk-on player on the team ... competed in seven contests during season ... played first collegiate minutes in win over Birmingham-Southern (11/22) ... scored first career point against West Alabama (12/1) ... connected on first career field goal against Houston (2/22) ... also saw action at Cincinnati (3/5), Chattanooga (11/24), Texas A&M Corpus-Christi (12/19) and Columbia (12/28).
Played at Altamont High School under head coach Archie Johnson ... was named team MVP as a senior ... averaged 21.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists during the 2001-02 campaign ... led team to `Sweet 16' of 2A Alabama state playoffs.
Full name is James Reed Davis ... born April 13, 1982 ... majoring in psychology with a physical education minor ... parents are Dr. James and Jeannie Davis.