Third-year member of the Blue Hens who has earned two letters • expected to again start at shooting guard for UD • explosive leaper • excellent defender • has improved three-point shot • has appeared in 62 games while making 30 starts through his first two seasons • averaging 6.5 points and 2.1 rebounds.
2014-15 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
Was the only Blue Hen to start all 30 games during the year • ranked third on the team and 22nd in the Colonial Athletic Association by averaging 11.4 points per game • also was 14th in the league with 1.7 three-pointers per contest • led Delaware with 27 steals and connected on 50 three-pointers • reached double figures in 20 games, including the first seven of the season • scored a career-high 22 points and went 9 of 10 from the foul line at Cal Poly • led all scorers and knocked down four three-pointers at Fairleigh Dickinson • led the Blue Hens with a game-high 19 points during the home win over UNCW • scored a game-high 17 points at Villanova, and also had 17 in the season-opener at Liberty • finished with 12 points and a career-high eight rebounds in the win over Towson.
2013-14 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
Appeared in all but three games during his freshman campaign for the Blue Hens, who captured the CAA crown and advanced to the NCAA Tournament • averaged 2.0 points in 9.8 minutes per contest • posted season-highs of 10 points and five rebounds during the home loss to Drexel • recorded nine points, four rebounds and two assists while playing a season-high 28 minutes during the win at Delaware State • scored six points, grabbed three rebounds and handed out an assist in the victory at Army • scored eight points during the home win over UNCW • scored six points and collected two rebounds at William & Mary • scored three points, including a highlight-reel dunk, and tied his season-high with 28 minutes on the floor at Towson.
Three-year starter at Phillip O. Berry Academy • All-Conference selection during each of his three seasons • 2013 Mega 7 Player of the Year • All-State and All-District pick as a senior • named the team’s MVP during senior year • scored 1,314 points during his three-year career • averaged 15.9 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists during his junior season at Phillip O. Berry • reached double figures in 23 of 26 games, and eclipsed the 16-point mark 16 times • scored 42 points in a game to break the Charlotte Hoops Challenge scoring mark • led Cardinals to an 18-8 record • averaged 23.1 points per game as a senior when Phillip O. Berry finished 14-14 • named Mecklenburg County Most Underrated Player by The Charlotte Post during senior year.
Cazmon (Caz-min) DaQuan Hayes • born March 11, 1995 • son of Antwana Smith • has a younger sister, D’Azah • general studies major at Delaware.
Points: 22 at Cal Poly, 11/21/14
Field Goals Made: 8 at Fairleigh Dickinson, 12/20/14
Field Goals Attempted: 21, twice
3-Pt. Field Goals Made: 4, twice
3-Pt. Field Goals Attempted: 13 at Villanova, 11/30/14
Free Throws Made: 9 at Cal Poly, 11/21/14
Free Throws Attempted: 10, twice
Rebounds: 8 vs. Towson, 1/14/15
Assists: 3 at James Madison, 1/28/15
Blocks: 1, five times
Steals: 3 at Villanova, 11/30/14
Minutes: 38, twice