AS A SENIOR IN 2012-13
IRA All-Academic Team.
A 2009 graduate of Torrey Pines High School in San Diego ... Lettered in football, soccer, track and field and basketball ... Helped football squad advance to CIF playoffs ... Contributed to track and field's first undefeated regular season in school history while competing in javelin, discus and shot put.
Born Sept. 21, 1990 in Lawrence, Kan. ... Parents are Nadir and Servet Buyuktimkin, both of whom attended the University of Istanbul ... Has three siblings named Tuba, Barlas and Arda... A physiology and neuroscience major at Muir College ... Enjoys playing sports and video games in his free time... Favorite athlete is Kirk Hinrich.