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Payton Pritchard

As of July 18, 2017.

USA Basketball Notes

  • Won a bronze medal with the 2017 USA Men’s U19 World Cup Team at the 2017 FIBA U19 World Cup in Cairo, Egypt.
  • Named to the 2017 FIBA U19 World Cup All-Tournament Team after averaging 9.0 ppg., 3.1 apg., 2.9 rpg. and 1.6 spg. off the bench; scored 12 points and added six assists in bronze medal win over Spain, recorded 16 points, four rebounds and four assists in semifinals loss to Canada..
  • Named to the 2017 USA Basketball Men's U19 World Cup Team on June 22, 2017.

  • Accepted an invitation to the 2017 USA Basketball Men's U19 World Cup Team training camp on June 8, 2017.

  • Member of the 2016 USA Junior National Select Team that played in the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit; scored 12 points on four 3-pointers in 14 minutes of action.
  • Represented the United States at the 2015 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championship June 4-7, 2015, in Debrecen, Hungary; the USA finished 4-3 and in eighth place; scored 53 points in seven games and finished as the men’s tournament’s fourth-leading scorer.
  • Behind his 19 points and an incredible shooting performance, he almost single-handedly led the USA to an upset of #2 seed Poland, 22-6, in the round of 16 at the 2015 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championship.
  • Teamed up with Zach Collins, Jalek Felton and P.J. Washington on Stars, which won the 2015 USA 3x3 U18 National Tournament and represented USA Basketball at the 2015 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championship.
  • Participated in the 2012 and 2013 USA Men’s Junior National Team October minicamps in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

College Notes

  • Started 35 of 39 games for Oregon in 2016-17; averaged 7.4 ppg. 3.6 apg. and 3.4 rpg.
  • Scored in double figures nine times for the Ducks, including a career-high 19 points against Colorado on Jan. 28, 2017.
  • Ranked 8th in the Pacific 12 Conference in assists (3.6) and third in assists-to-turnover ratio (2.5-to-1).
  • Will be the Ducks top returning player in every statistical category except blocks in 2017-18.

High School Honors

  • 2015 Gatorade Oregon Player of the Year.
  • 2014, 2015 Oregon Class 6A Player of the Year and all-state first team.
  • 2014, 2015 Three Rivers League Player of the Year.
  • 2014, 2015 All-Three Rivers League first team.
  • 2013 All-Three Rivers League second team.

High School Notes

  • Attended West Linn High School (Ore.), where he averaged 23.6 ppg., 5.1 rpg., 6.8 apg. and 3.1 spg., and knocked down 68 three-pointers as a senior in 2015-16; ended an incredible high school career at West Linn with four-consecutive state titles.
  • Averaged 22.0 ppg. and 5.8 apg. to lead West Linn to its third-straight state title as a junior in 2014-15.
  • Helped the Lions to a state title his sophomore season; averaged 18.0 ppg. and 7.5 apg.

Personal Notes

  • Played in the Blazers 3x3 Street Jam, Canby 3x3 and Oregon City 3x3.
  • Father, Terry, played football at Oklahoma, while his mother, Melissa, competed for the Sooners’ gymnastics team; aunt, Lisa Griffith, played college basketball at Arizona.
  • Grandfather, Larry Griffith, served in the U.S. Navy.

The Pritchard File

  • Birthplace: Tualatin, Oregon
  • Parents: Melissa &Terry Pritchard
  • Siblings: 3 (Anthony, Taylor & Lexie)
  • Began playing basketball at age: 5
  • Best player ever faced: Jahlil Okafor
  • Would compare his game to: Anthony Davis
  • Favorite basketball player of all-time: Dwyane Wade
  • Favorite sport aside from basketball: football
  • Twitter: @fastpp3
  • Instagram: @paytonpritch3

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