Flames will open three-game homestand next Saturday vs. Loyola
UIC will look to capture fifth-straight home win
Gary Talton scores career-high 21 points on four three-pointers
UIC will look to capture fourth-straight home win
Barnes, Williams, Talton combine to score 42 points
2011-12: Played in 25 games, staring four contests during the month of November ... Served as UIC's primary back-up point guard ... Averaged 4.0 points, 1.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists per contest ... Posted a 1.2 assist/turnover ratio (53 assists/44 turnovers) ... Scored six or more points nine times, and dished out at least three assists on eight occasions ... Scored a season-high 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting versus Roosevelt (11/16/11) ... Chipped in nine points in back-to-back games against Evansville (11/23/11) and Toledo (11/26/11) ... Scored eight points at Milwaukee (12/3/11) ... Chipped in seven points versus Detroit (12/29/11) ... Scored six points at Valpo (2/14/12) ... Handed out a season-high seven assists and pulled down four rebounds against Evansville.
Prep/Prior to UIC: Four-year letterwinner at Curie High School, where he led the team to four-consecutive Chicago Public League Red-South titles as the starting point guard ... Prep coach was Mike Oliver ... Garnered All-Conference honors as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Was named All-City in each of his final two campaigns ... As a senior, averaged 8.0 points and 7.0 assists per game while shooting 60 percent from the field ... Served as team captain in each of his final two seasons ... Member of the Academic Honor Roll ... On the AAU circuit, played for the "D-Rose All-Stars."
Personal: Full name is Gregory Edward Travis ... Born February 17, 1993 ... Son of Evelyn Mondane ... Intends on majoring in Accounting.