UIC will look to collect first Horizon League road win
UIC will look to improve to 8-1 at home this season
UIC out-scored 53-14 in first half
UIC will look to capture first Horizon League road win
UIC will look to remain unbeaten at home
2012-13: Appeared in 13 games off the bench, including eight during Horizon League play ... In an average of 4.2 minutes per game, scored 1.1 points per contest ... Played a season-high 14 minutes twice, against Roosevelt (12/5/12) and at Detroit (1/19/13) ... Chipped in a season-high five points against UDM ... Scored three points apiece against Roosevelt, Eastern Michigan (12/15/12) and at Valparaiso (2/5/13).
Prep/Prior to UIC: Two-year letterwinner at Chicago Public League powerhouse Whitney Young ... Helped the Dolphins capture back-to-back regional titles in his junior and senior campaigns ... Whitney Young won CPL Red-West Conference, regional and sectional championships in 2009-10, and garnered a national ranking ... Served as a team captain as a junior ... Was a top-10 shooting guard in the state of Illinois as a junior according to Hoops Report, and a top-40 prospect ... Committed to UIC in February 2011 ... Most recently played AAU Basketball for the Illinois Warriors ... Was a three-sport standout, also competing in football and track & field ... Served as a wide receiver for Whitney Young's football team, and was a member of the 4x400 relay, and 400-meter run in track & field ... Prep coach was Ty Slaughter.
Personal: Born December 19, 1993 in Chicago ... Son of Kevin and Nita Snider ... Has an older sister, Taylor, who played college basketball at Pepperdine ... Biggest "athletic thrill" is hitting the game-winning three-pointer to beat against Prestonwood Christian, the No. 5 team in the nation, during the 2011 "Beach Ball Classic."