Reese Holiday became a graduate assistant for the 'Roos in 2015 after playing his senior season on the court after his first three years at Toledo. Originally from Kansas City, Kan., he was a star at Sumner Academy in his prep days.
2014-15 -- Ranked second on the team in scoring, and was a WAC All-Newcomer team selection... He also earned a spot on the WAC All-Tournament team... His 9.7 points per game was 19th in the league, while also averaging 4.9 rebounds to rank 12th... He also finished the season sixth in free throw shooting in the conference at 76.2 percent... Had a career-high 24 points against Grand Canyon (2/28), and scored double figures in 10 of his last 12 games to end the season.
2013-14 -- Redshirt season at UMKC.
At Toledo -- Junior Year - Ranked third on team with 35.4 3PTFG%, 81.6 FT% and 4.6 rpg and sixth with 7.8 ppg while playing 22.9 mpg off bench...Tallied season-high 16 points at Cleveland St. (12/1), vs. UIC (12/29), at Ball St. (1/30) and vs. WMU (2/27). Also sank career-high four treys (in six attempts) vs. Flames and Broncos...Registered 12 points and eight rebounds vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (11/28)....Grabbed season-high 10 boards and scored eight points vs. Ohio (1/19)... Sophomore Year - Started 24 of 36 contests, averaging 25.6 mpg... Ranked second on team and 13th in MAC with 5.8 rpg... Averaged 7.1 ppg and registered 71.7 FT%... Ranked third on team with 76 free throws made and 106 FT attempts... Posted a 42.3 three-point FG% (11-of-26) in league play... Scored in double digits nine times... Grabbed career-high 14 rebounds vs. Youngstown State (Dec. 17)... Freshman Year - Saw action in 23 contests... Received 21 starting assignments... Sat out final six games due to stress fracture in foot... Led team with 6.6 rpg, 32.2 mpg, 77 free throws, 124 free-throw attempts and five double-doubles... Second with 16 double-figure scoring contests... Ranked second on team with 10.5 points and 2.1 assists per game... Averaged 11.6 ppg and was seventh in MAC with 7.4 rpg in conference play... Topped all freshmen and finished eighth in MAC with 6.6 rpg in overall games... Scored in double figures in team season-high five straight games (Jan. 19-Feb. 5), averaging 11.8 ppg and 7.8 rpg during this stretch... Became first Rocket to grab double-digit rebound totals in three straight games (Dec. 11-21) in over 10 years (Greg Stempin - Jan. 29-Feb. 5, 2000).
High School -- A 2010 graduate of Sumner Academy of Arts & Science...Four-year letterwinner... McDonald's All-American nominee... Helped Sabres to Class 4A state title as senior after averaging 23.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and 4.1 assists per game... Named state tournament MVP after tallying 24 points and 16 boards in semifinals and 22 points and 14 boards in championship game... Earned first-team all-state and all-metro accolades...Also was first-team All-Class team by Topeka Capital Journal and Wichita Eagle... Averaged 19.0 points, 11.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists as junior... Named KCKL Player of Year by Kansas City Kansan and Wyandotte Daily News as senior and junior... Received all-state honorable mention and first-team All-Metro laurels... Tallied 15.0 points, 12.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists to earn first-team All-KCKL honors as sophomore... Averaged 13.0 points, 8.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists as freshman.Personal -- Born May 16, 1992... Son of Maurice Holliday, Sr. and Leandra Holliday... Business major.