AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2008-09: Played in all 28 games on the season, coming off the bench... Averaged 2.1 points and 2.4 rebounds in 10.6 minutes per game on the season... Shot 52.2% from the field, hitting 24 of 46 shots... Hit all three of his shots and scored a season-high seven points in UCSD's opener at San Diego State on November 15... Also hauled in a then-career best five boards against the Aztecs... Finished with six points, four rebounds, and a block in the Tritons' 80-67 victory over Humboldt State to kick off CCAA play on December 5... Became the first athlete in school history to clear seven feet in the high jump for the track and field team.AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2007-08: Made 10 appearances in his first full season as a Triton... Scored his first point at the collegiate level with a free throw at Cal State San Bernardino on February 22... Both of his field goal attempts were from behind the arc.
2006-07: Redshirted the season on the basketball court, but did compete for the UCSD track and field squad... Earned All-CCAA honors in the high jump, finishing second overall with a season-high leap of 6'9"... Narrowly missed out on qualifying for the NCAA Division II National Championships as a freshman.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2006 graduate of Argonaut High School in Jackson, Calif., where he lettered in both basketball and track and field... Helped guide basketball team to a 22-8 record and the Mother Lode League Championship as a senior... The team was the SAC-Joaquin Section Runners-Up... Averaged 17.0 points, 7.6 rebounds, and 7.8 assists per game... Had personal-bests of 6'9" in the high jump and 21.0' in the long jump... Was the state high jump champion.
PERSONAL: Born May 2, 1988... Parents are Mike and Debbie Ryan... Father played basketball and ran track at UC Davis... Has an older brother named Mitchell who played football at the University of San Diego... Peyton Manning is his favorite athlete... Forrest Gump tops his movie list... Hitting the big three to tie the game and send it to overtime against San Francisco State last year is his most memorable sporting moment... Is an Economics and Psychology double major at Roosevelt College... Wants to attend grad school after receiving his degree at UCSD.