UIC signs four-year deal to maintain rivalry with Loyola
Flames held Panthers to just 37.0 percent shooting
UIC will look to improve to 8-1 at home this season
UIC will look to capture first Horizon League road win
UIC will look to remain unbeaten at home
Noteworthy: Will be required to sit out the 2012-13 season due to NCAA transfer regulations ... Will have one season of eligibility remaining at UIC, beginning in 2013-14.
2011-12 (junior at Purdue): Played in 26 games, making 22 starts ... Averaged 8.3 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 24.3 minutes per game ... Led Purdue in steals 11 times, scoring once and rebounds once ... Scored in double figures 10 times on the year ... Posted 10 points and eight boards in the home win over Northwestern ... Matched his career high with 14 points, dished out three assists and had two steals at Ohio State ... His dunk over OSU's Jared Sullinger was No. 10 on SportCenter's Top 10 on Feb. 7 ... Had 12 points against Indiana at home ... Scored 11 points and had seven rebounds in the home win over Iowa ... Led Purdue in scoring in the home win over Illinois, netting 14 points ... Scored 12 points on 5-of-7 shooting in the win at Iowa ... Notched 10 points to go along with six rebounds in the home win over IPFW ... Finished with 11 points, six boards and three steals against Alabama in finals of the 5-hour Energy Puerto Rico Tip-Off ... Tied his career high with 14 points, including a halfcourt buzzer-beater in the first half, and added seven rebounds and four assists in the win over Iona in the first round of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off ... Set his career high with 14 points, going 8-of-8 from the line, and swiped three steals in the season-opening win over Northern Illinois.
2010-11 (sophomore at Purdue): Played in 32 games, making seven starts ... Purdue's first sub a team-high 20 times on the year ... Averaged 5.1 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 19.5 minutes per game ... Led Purdue in steals seven times, assists three times, rebounds twice and blocks on two occasions ... Netted double-digit points three times on the year ... Scored 11 points, grabbed four rebounds and handed out three assists in the home win over Iowa ... Came up with 10 points and six rebounds in the win at Penn State ... Ripped down a career-high 11 rebounds, scored three points and handed out two assists in the win over Indiana State ... Scored a then-career-high 13 points, while adding three rebounds, three assists and two steals in the win at Valpo ... Chipped in with four points, five rebounds and three assists in the home win over Alabama.
2009-10 (freshman at Purdue): Big Ten All-Freshman Team ... Played in all 35 games, tying for the second-most by a freshman in program history, and made 11 starts ... Averaged 3.4 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game in 16.0 minutes per game ... Paced the Boilers in steals four times, assists three times and rebounds once ... Was the first sub off the Purdue bench in a team-high 22 games ... Made his first-career start in the win at Illinois, scoring a season-high 12 points ... Netted six points, hauled in five rebounds and dished out three assists in the win over SIU Edwardsville ... Reeled off eight points, eight boards and six assists in just 17 minutes in the win over Buffalo ... Scored six points, grabbed three rebounds and handed out two assists in the win over Wake Forest in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Prep/Prior to Purdue/UIC: Tabbed the No. 41 small forward in the country by ESPN ... Given a three-star ranking by Scout.com ... Earned honorable mention all-state honors from the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association following both his junior and senior seasons at Cathedral ... Garnered a spot on the Indianapolis Star All-City second team in 2009 ... Named to the IBCA All-State Underclassmen Team in 2008 ... Named MVP of the City-County All-Star Game after pouring in 18 points ... Averaged 11 points, six rebounds and five assists per game as a senior ... Coached by Scott Hicks.
Personal: Born Feb. 14, 1991 ... Son of Kenneth Barlow and Shawn Johnson ... Father played basketball at Notre Dame and was a first-round selection by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1986 NBA Draft ... Has a brother, Keenan.