- position Guard
- height 5-9
- Weight 155
- class Junior
- Hometown Dumont, N.J.
- High school River Dell
Four-time All-SEC Academic Team member
Senior: Made the SEC Academic Honor Roll for a fourth straight season … Played in 10 games in 2014-15, his most since his freshman season … Made his first career start on Senior Day vs. Florida … Logged minutes in UK’s NCAA Tournament games vs. No. 20 West Virginia and Hampton, his first action in NCAA Tournament games since 2012 … Played a season-high five minutes in the victory over Montana State, attempting two shots while coming up with a steal.
Junior: Earned All-SEC Academic team honors for the third consecutive year … Appeared in UK’s SEC Tournament victory over Georgia … Saw a minute of action in a win over Transylvania.
Sophomore: Appeared in three games in his sophomore season … Registered his first career steal in a win over Mississippi State … Played two minutes against Mississippi State, attempting a pair of field goals and recording a steal … Saw two minutes against Eastern Michigan … Logged a pair of minutes against Lafayette … Logged two minutes in exhibition against Northwood … Saw three minutes of action against Transy.
Freshman: Saw action in 12 games … Made an appearance in UK’s opening NCAA Tournament victory over WKU … Saw action in a win over Georgia … Logged his first action in conference play in the win over Ole Miss … Played in one minute of a victory over Lamar … Logged a minute of action in a win over Loyola … Appeared in the Samford win logging one minute … Saw two minutes of action in a win over Chattanooga … Played in two minutes of UK’s win over St. John’s … Pulled down a defensive rebound in two minutes of action in a win over Portland … Saw the floor for two minutes in a win over Radford … Tallied his first career points with a 2-for-4 showing at the free throw line in a win over Penn State … Also pulled down his first career rebound in that victory … Saw his first career action in a UK victory over Marist … Made two appearance in the exhibition contests … Played seven minutes in the win over Morehouse and pulled down one rebound.
Averaged 9.6 points and 5.0 assists per game in senior season at River Dell High School … Named First Team All-Conference Big North … Honorable Mention All-County (Bergen County) … Helped lead team to state playoffs … As a junior, averaged 9.0 points and 4.0 assists per game … Named Second Team All-League (Bergen County Scholastic League).
Son of Brian and Patricia Long … Has two brothers, Keith and Travis, who played college basketball, Keith at UNLV and Travis at Memphis … Father played basketball at Creighton.