While At UConn: Played in 30 games his freshman year, improving as the season went on... An integral part of UConn's NCAA Tournament run to the championship... Averaged 2.4 points and 0.9 rebounds for the Huskies... Provided great defense off the bench and is expected to see an expanded role as a sophomore.
As a Freshman in 2013-14: Appeared in 30 of 40 games for the Huskies, including the final 13, averaging 2.4 points and 0.9 rebounds a contest... Scored a career-high 11 points, making seven of eight free throws, in UConn's NCAA Tournament third-round win over Villanova (3/22)... Averaged 4.5 points a game in the NCAA Tournament after scoring 1.9 points a contest during the regular season... Scored two points and had a steal in the title game against Kentucky (4/7)... Recorded a career-best three steals against Houston (1/30) and South Florida (2/26)... Averaged 2.2 points in conference play... Had a season-high four assists against Maine (12/6).
Before UConn: Attended Victory Collegiate High School in Brooklyn, part of the South Shore Educational Complex. Played for South Shore under coach Michael Beckles... Averaged 11.7 points, 4.8 assists per game last season, leading South Shore to a 17-9 record and a second consecutive PSAL Class AA quarterfinal berth.
Personal Information: Terrence H. Samuel... Born June 11, 1994... Son of Willma Samuel and Selwin Thomas... Has four brothers and two sisters.