Trey Lyles

Position: Forward/Center
Height:  6-10 / 208 cms
Weight: 225 lbs / 102 kgs             
School: Arsenal Technical High School ‘14
Hometown: Camby, Indiana

USA Basketball Notes

  • Named to the 2011-12 USA Developmental National Team on March 24, 2011.

College Notes

  • Has verbally committed to attend and play for Indiana.

High School Honors

  • All-Indiana honorable mention (2011).
  • Underclassmen All-State first team (2011).
  • All-Indianapolis first team (2011).
  • All-Indianapolis City Tournament first team (2011).

High School Notes

  • Attends Arsenal Technical High School (Ind.), where in 2010-11 he averaged 19.2 ppg., 15.5 rpg., 5.5 apg. and 6.0 bpg. as a freshman.
  • Competes in the summer for Spiece Indy Heat 2014 and finished third in the 2010 nationals.

Personal Notes

  • Born Trey Anthony Lyles in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, on Nov. 5, 1995, but currently lives in Camby, Ind.
  • Son of Jasenka and Thomas Lyles, has one older brother, Kyle, and two older sisters, Tanika and Kristina.
  • Father played basketball at Panola Junior College (Texas) and Kentucky, and played professionally in the NBA, CBA and Canada.
  • Owns a 3.96 GPA and earned his school’s student-athlete high honors award.

The Inside Scoop

  • Post-basketball career ambitions: become an NBA analyst or coach.
  • Last book read for pleasure: “Driven From Within” by Michael Jordan.
  • Has held a job doing: lawn care, working for his dad.
  • Favorite class: biology.
  • Least favorite class: algebra.
  • Knows how to speak: Spanish.
  • Favorite meal to make at home: popcorn.
  • If not for basketball, would want to be a standout in: football or baseball.
  • When he was five, wanted to be: a fireman or boxer.
  • If he could live in any city in the world, it would be: Orlando.
  • Favorite magazine: Sports Illustrated.
  • Favorite Twitter account: Los Angeles Lakers.
  • Piece of clothing he can’t live without: shorts.
  • Favorite sport other than basketball: football.
  • Favorite basketball player of all time: Kobe Bryant.
  • Favorite non-basketball Olympian: Muhammad Ali.
  • Best player ever faced: Paul White.
  • Would like to go one-on-one against: Kobe Bryant.
  • Away from the court, enjoys: hanging with his parents.
  • Most people don’t know: that he was born in Canada.
  • First basketball memory: working out with his dad.
  • If he weren’t playing basketball, he would be doing this after high school: working towards becoming a doctor.
  • This right-hander wears No. 41 because all the other numbers he wanted were already taken.
  • Superstitions: can’t play with long hair.
  • Three things he would need if stranded on an island: iPod and charger, phone and charger, and a basketball.