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Colby Leifson

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Colby Leifson
Position: Guard Height: 6-4 Weight: 190 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2016-2017 Hometown: Suwanee, GA Last School: North Gwinnett High School

Personal

  • Parents are Ryan and Jennifer Leifson
  • Has two brothers and one sister

Before BYU

  • Prepped at North Gwinnett High School
  • Averaged 17 points, shot 41 percent from 3 and made 93 percent from the free-throw line as a senior
  • Made 93 3s as a senior, second all-time in a single season in Gwinnett County history
  • Earned All-Gwinnett County and all-region first-team honors
  • Played for the Atlanta All Stars during the AAU season
  • Also recruited by High Point, Wofford, Gardner Webb and Tennessee Tech


2016-2017 | Freshman Year

  • Played in 26 games
  • Posted season highs of 10 points (UT Arlington), 3 rebounds (Coppin State), 1 assist (6 times), 2 steals (Idaho State) and 3 3-point field goals (UT Arlington)
  • Hit 3 of 8 from 3 for 10 points in 5 minutes played vs. UT Arlington
  • Hit a pair of 3s vs. Illinois in the United Center
  • Scored 6 points on 2 of 4 shooting from 3 against Pacific