25 Charlie Hurd
25 Charlie Hurd
Height: 5-11
Weight: 160
Year: Junior
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Previous College: Tarleton State
Position: Guard

AT TARLETON STATE: Helped the Texans to a pair of NCAA Division II Tournament appearances in his three years with the team … saw TSU take the Lone Star Conference championship in 2011 … Tarleton led all levels of the NCAA in team defense on the year … team won 66 games over his three years … shot 46 percent from the field in his career … collected distinguished student honors.


HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years for Bobby Sanders at Bellaire’s Episcopal High School … led team to 23 wins as a senior and 24 as a junior … collected all-conference and all-state honors in 2008 after averaging 18 points, five assists and three rebounds as a senior … tallied 10 points and two assists as a junior … also played volleyball at Episcopal, where he was a two-time all-conference selection … twice earned the Climb Award as the school’s most improved student in geometry and chemistry.


PERSONAL: Charles Wesley Hurd IV was born on Feb. 15, 1990, in Houston … has two sisters, Erin and Emily, and a brother, Jack … parents are Jill and Charlie Hurd III … plans to major in kinesiology with a focus on teaching.