25 - Travis Core
Travis Core
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Trenton, Ga.
High School: Dade County
Position: Guard
Major: Exercise Science
gp 26
pts/g 9.0
fg % 46.5
3pt % 32.7
ft % 65.6
reb/g 2.0
a/g 3.9
2012-13 (Sophomore): Started 26 of 28 games for the Nighthawks as a sophomore …  Averaged 7 points per game in 20.7 minutes of action while shooting 44% from the field … Averaged 3.1 assists per game, which was second best on the team … Scored a career high 21 points in the final game of the season, in a loss to USC Aiken in PBC semifinals … Also named to the PBC All-Academic team.

2011-12 (Freshman):
Saw action in 28 games as a true freshman and earned seven starts ... He averaged 22.8 minutes per game while shooting 41.8% (74-177) from the field that included going 31-84 (.369) from beyond the three-point arc ... He corralled in 80 rebounds, 70 off the defensive glass, and swiped the ball 21 times ... Recorded 220 total points, an average of 7.9 per game ... Scored in double-figures 10 times including a season-high 19 points in an 83-77 win over Alabama-Huntsville (11/25) when he shot 70% (7-10) from the field including going 4-6 from three-point range ... Netted 17 points in his second collegiate game, a 105-78 victory over Mars Hill (11/12).

Dade County High School
: Core, a three-sport athlete, was named to the GACA All-State first team in basketball as both a junior and a senior ... Was the Chattanooga Times Free Press Player-of-the-Year as well as the NW Georgia Tip-Off Club Player-of-the-Year during the 2010-11 season ... His 2008-09 team won the Region 7-AA crown and advanced to the state tournament's "Elite Eight" ... The team also made appearances in the stat tournament in both 2010 and 2011 ... In baseball, he was named tot he Georgia Dugout Club All-State team as a senior in 2011 ... He was also a member of the National Honors Society and graduated third in his class.


Other Sports: Baseball

Hobbies: Video games, taking naps, working out

Favorite Professional Athlete: Drew Brees

Favorite Professional Team: New Orleans Saints

Something You Do Not Know About Me: I enjoy my alone time but love to socialize

Favorite Food: Steak

Favorite Quote: "You are never as good as your best game and you are never as bad as your worst game."

Favorite TV Show: Big Bang Theory

Why I Chose UNG: The people here are amazing


Recent Games
Feb 16 Francis Marion University W, 78-54
Feb 19 at Young Harris College L, 94-81
Feb 22 at Lander University L, 95-86
Feb 26 Columbus State University W, 77-74
Mar 1 Georgia Southwestern State University L, 83-77
Mar 7 vs. Georgia Regents University L, 99-87
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 19
Games started 25 18
Minutes 666 471
Minutes per game 25.6 24.8
FG 79-170 57-118
FG Pct 46.5 48.3
3PT 18-55 11-34
3PT Pct 32.7 32.4
FT 59-90 44-68
FT Pct 65.6 64.7
Off rebounds 15 8
Def rebounds 36 24
Total rebounds 51 32
Rebounds per game 2.0 1.7
Personal fouls 42 32
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 102 65
Turnovers 65 51
Assist to turnover ratio 1.6 1.3
Steals 35 25
Blocks 0 0
Points 235 169
Points per game 9.0 8.9
Points per 40 min 14.1 14.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 vs. Erskine College L, 95-73 1 27 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 4-7 57.1 9
Nov 9 at North Greenville University W, 108-71 1 29 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 22 vs. Shorter University L, 108-98 1 33 5-9 55.6 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 23 vs. Lee University W, 103-81 1 28 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 5-7 71.4 10
Nov 27 Limestone College L, 88-73 1 29 6-12 50.0 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 17
Dec 7 at Belmont Abbey College W, 92-82 1 26 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 14 Armstrong Atlantic State University L, 84-79 1 35 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 4-8 50.0 18
Dec 16 Flagler College W, 83-80 1 29 5-8 62.5 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 11
Jan 4 at Georgia College W, 85-77 1 30 3-9 33.3 1-4 25.0 4-6 66.7 11
Jan 8 at #13 University of Montevallo L, 108-99 1 27 5-12 41.7 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 13
Jan 11 Clayton State University L, 83-81 1 30 5-8 62.5 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 11
Jan 15 Georgia College W, 92-88 1 16 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 7
Jan 18 at Georgia Regents University L, 97-71 1 29 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 20 at #15 Univ. of South Carolina Aiken L, 98-79 1 28 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 4-7 57.1 12
Jan 23 at Georgia Southwestern State University L, 84-78 1 20 3-8 37.5 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 7
Jan 25 at Clayton State University W, 84-81 1 25 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 1 #12 University of Montevallo L, 101-94 1 20 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 1-4 25.0 4
Feb 5 Young Harris College W, 93-79 1 24 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 2-4 50.0 7
Feb 8 at Columbus State University W, 89-82 1 24 1-6 16.7 0-3 0.0 4-8 50.0 6
Feb 15 Univ. of North Carolina at Pembroke W, 87-72 1 18 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 16 Francis Marion University W, 78-54 1 25 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Feb 19 at Young Harris College L, 94-81 1 21 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 8
Feb 22 at Lander University L, 95-86 1 38 6-10 60.0 4-6 66.7 3-4 75.0 19
Feb 26 Columbus State University W, 77-74 1 19 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 6
Mar 1 Georgia Southwestern State University L, 83-77 - 13 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Mar 7 vs. Georgia Regents University L, 99-87 1 23 3-11 27.3 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 6
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 vs. Erskine College L, 95-73 1 27 1 1 2 5 3 1.7 1 0 2 0
Nov 9 at North Greenville University W, 108-71 1 29 1 2 3 6 1 6.0 2 0 1 0
Nov 22 vs. Shorter University L, 108-98 1 33 1 3 4 7 2 3.5 2 0 3 0
Nov 23 vs. Lee University W, 103-81 1 28 1 2 3 8 3 2.7 3 0 0 0
Nov 27 Limestone College L, 88-73 1 29 2 3 5 4 2 2.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 7 at Belmont Abbey College W, 92-82 1 26 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 14 Armstrong Atlantic State University L, 84-79 1 35 1 2 3 7 5 1.4 0 0 3 0
Dec 16 Flagler College W, 83-80 1 29 1 2 3 4 3 1.3 1 0 2 0
Jan 4 at Georgia College W, 85-77 1 30 0 0 0 6 2 3.0 2 0 1 0
Jan 8 at #13 University of Montevallo L, 108-99 1 27 1 3 4 3 4 0.8 1 0 5 1
Jan 11 Clayton State University L, 83-81 1 30 0 2 2 2 3 0.7 0 0 0 0
Jan 15 Georgia College W, 92-88 1 16 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 18 at Georgia Regents University L, 97-71 1 29 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 20 at #15 Univ. of South Carolina Aiken L, 98-79 1 28 0 0 0 1 4 0.2 2 0 2 0
Jan 23 at Georgia Southwestern State University L, 84-78 1 20 0 1 1 3 4 0.8 4 0 3 0
Jan 25 at Clayton State University W, 84-81 1 25 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 0
Feb 1 #12 University of Montevallo L, 101-94 1 20 1 0 1 2 5 0.4 0 0 2 -
Feb 5 Young Harris College W, 93-79 1 24 0 4 4 5 3 1.7 0 0 0 -
Feb 8 at Columbus State University W, 89-82 1 24 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 15 Univ. of North Carolina at Pembroke W, 87-72 1 18 0 0 0 2 3 0.7 2 0 2 -
Feb 16 Francis Marion University W, 78-54 1 25 0 1 1 4 0 - 4 0 1 -
Feb 19 at Young Harris College L, 94-81 1 21 0 4 4 6 3 2.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 22 at Lander University L, 95-86 1 38 1 2 3 9 1 9.0 3 0 4 0
Feb 26 Columbus State University W, 77-74 1 19 1 0 1 2 2 1.0 1 0 0 -
Mar 1 Georgia Southwestern State University L, 83-77 - 13 0 0 0 3 2 1.5 2 0 1 -
Mar 7 vs. Georgia Regents University L, 99-87 1 23 1 0 1 5 2 2.5 0 0 2 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 25 25.6 3.0-6.5 46.5 0.7-2.1 32.7 2.3-3.5 65.6 9.0
Conference 19 18 24.8 3.0-6.2 48.3 0.6-1.8 32.4 2.3-3.6 64.7 8.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 11 10 23.5 3.2-5.7 55.6 0.6-1.5 41.2 2.1-3.5 60.5 9.1
Away 11 11 27.0 2.9-7.0 41.6 0.6-2.2 29.2 2.3-3.3 69.4 8.7
Neutral 4 4 27.8 3.0-7.5 40.0 1.0-3.5 28.6 2.8-4.0 68.8 9.8

Wins 12 12 24.4 2.3-5.0 46.7 0.3-1.3 25.0 2.5-3.5 71.4 7.5
Losses 14 13 26.6 3.6-7.9 46.4 1.0-2.8 35.9 2.1-3.4 60.4 10.4

November 5 5 29.2 3.4-7.2 47.2 1.4-3.2 43.8 3.0-4.4 68.2 11.2
December 3 3 30.0 4.7-8.3 56.0 0.3-1.3 25.0 1.3-2.7 50.0 11.0
January 8 8 25.6 3.2-7.5 43.3 0.4-1.8 21.4 2.0-2.9 69.6 8.9
February 8 8 23.6 2.2-4.5 50.0 0.9-2.0 43.8 2.6-4.1 63.6 8.0
March 2 1 18.0 2.0-6.5 30.8 0.0-2.5 0.0 1.5-2.0 75.0 5.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 25 666 79-170 46.5 18-55 32.7 59-90 65.6 235
Conference 19 18 471 57-118 48.3 11-34 32.4 44-68 64.7 169
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 11 10 258 35-63 55.6 7-17 41.2 23-38 60.5 100
Away 11 11 297 32-77 41.6 7-24 29.2 25-36 69.4 96
Neutral 4 4 111 12-30 40.0 4-14 28.6 11-16 68.8 39

Wins 12 12 293 28-60 46.7 4-16 25.0 30-42 71.4 90
Losses 14 13 373 51-110 46.4 14-39 35.9 29-48 60.4 145

November 5 5 146 17-36 47.2 7-16 43.8 15-22 68.2 56
December 3 3 90 14-25 56.0 1-4 25.0 4-8 50.0 33
January 8 8 205 26-60 43.3 3-14 21.4 16-23 69.6 71
February 8 8 189 18-36 50.0 7-16 43.8 21-33 63.6 64
March 2 1 36 4-13 30.8 0-5 0.0 3-4 75.0 11
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 25 25.6 0.6 1.4 2.0 1.6 0.0 3.9 2.5 1.6 1.3 0.0
Conference 19 18 24.8 0.4 1.3 1.7 1.7 0.1 3.4 2.7 1.3 1.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 10 23.5 0.5 1.4 1.9 1.2 0.0 3.2 2.7 1.2 1.0 0.0
Away 11 11 27.0 0.5 1.4 1.8 2.0 0.1 3.8 2.3 1.7 1.6 0.0
Neutral 4 4 27.8 1.0 1.5 2.5 1.8 0.0 6.2 2.5 2.5 1.5 0.0

Wins 12 12 24.4 0.5 1.2 1.7 1.0 0.0 3.5 1.8 1.9 1.4 0.0
Losses 14 13 26.6 0.6 1.6 2.2 2.1 0.1 4.3 3.1 1.4 1.3 0.0

November 5 5 29.2 1.2 2.2 3.4 1.2 0.0 6.0 2.2 2.7 1.8 0.0
December 3 3 30.0 0.7 1.7 2.3 2.3 0.0 4.3 3.0 1.4 0.7 0.0
January 8 8 25.6 0.4 1.1 1.5 2.0 0.1 2.4 2.9 0.8 1.2 0.0
February 8 8 23.6 0.4 1.4 1.8 1.2 0.0 4.0 2.2 1.8 1.5 0.0
March 2 1 18.0 0.5 0.0 0.5 1.5 0.0 4.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 25 666 15 36 51 42 1 102 65 1.6 35 0
Conference 19 18 471 8 24 32 32 1 65 51 1.3 25 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 10 258 6 15 21 13 0 35 30 1.2 11 0
Away 11 11 297 5 15 20 22 1 42 25 1.7 18 0
Neutral 4 4 111 4 6 10 7 0 25 10 2.5 6 0

Wins 12 12 293 6 14 20 12 0 42 22 1.9 17 0
Losses 14 13 373 9 22 31 30 1 60 43 1.4 18 0

November 5 5 146 6 11 17 6 0 30 11 2.7 9 0
December 3 3 90 2 5 7 7 0 13 9 1.4 2 0
January 8 8 205 3 9 12 16 1 19 23 0.8 10 0
February 8 8 189 3 11 14 10 0 32 18 1.8 12 0
March 2 1 36 1 0 1 3 0 8 4 2.0 2 0