Milton Doyle scores 20 points to lead the Ramblers
Ramblers season ends in MVC quarterfinals
Montel James posts first career double-double in defeat
Junior guard leads way with 17 points, eight rebounds, eight assists in win
Milton Doyle earns Preseason Honorable Mention All-MVC honors
Comments following Loyola's big win over UNI!
vs. Wichita State
Photos from Loyola/Wichita State - March 4, 2016 (St. Louis, Mo.)
Photos from men's basketball's 84-51 win over Eureka on Nov. 14, 2014
Photos from Loyola/McKendree
2016-17: Saved his best season for last, averaging 15.2 points, 5.0 rebounds, 4.4 assists and 1.7 steals per contest, while connecting on 44.7 percent (168-for-376) of his field goal tries, 35.3 percent (41-for-116) of his three-point attempts and 79.7 percent (110-for-138) of his foul shots ... Became the first player in program history to be named First Team All-Missouri Valley Conference ... First Team NABC All-District 16 selection, Loyola's first since Blake Schilb in 2007 ... First Rambler to participate at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament since Schilb in 2007 ... Closed out his career ranked eighth in school history with 1,606 points and fifth with 459 assists ... Fell six rebounds shy of becoming just the second player in program history to total 1,500 points, 500 rebounds and 400 assists in his career ... Only player to rank in the top five in the Valley in points (15.2), assists (4.4) and steals (1.7) ... Helped Loyola earn its first Associated Press Top 25 vote since 1984-85 ... Scored in double figures in 31 of 32 games ... Loyola went 5-1 when he had seven or more assists ... His streak of 32 consecutive games with double-digit points came to an end in a MVC Tournament loss to Southern Illinois (March 3) ... Scored 20 or more points on seven occasions ... Loyola went 5-2 in those contests ... Is the fifth player in program history to rack up over 1,500 points and 400 assists in a Loyola uniform ... Opened the season with 21 points and six assists in a win over Alcorn State (Nov. 11) ... Totaled 14 points, six rebounds and eight assists in a win against Oral Roberts (Nov. 19) ... Posted 22 points, hitting 9 of 10 shots from the field, and added six boards, seven assists, two blocks and a steal against Milwaukee (Dec. 10) ... Produced 22 points, four boards, four assists, two blocks and a season-high five steals in an overtime win at UIC (Dec. 17) ... Nearly recorded a triple-double with 13 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in a win over Northern Iowa (Jan. 4) ... Poured in a career-best 35 points, on 13 of 17 shooting, including 5 of 7 from three-point land, and ripped down a career-high 11 rebounds in a win at Bradley (Jan. 7) ... Went for 23 points, seven boards and eight helpers at Wichita State (Jan. 11) ... Notched 18 points, seven rebounds and seven assists in a win over Missouri State (Jan. 15) ... Scored 20 points in a win at Indiana State (Jan. 28) ... Followed that performance with 21 points at Missouri State (Jan. 31) ... In his final appearance at Gentile Arena, accounted for 16 points, seven boards, eight assists, four steals and only one turnover in a win over Drake (Feb. 22).
2015-16: Played in all 32 games, starting 17, in the backcourt ... Started 16 of the first 17 games before making final start in season finale against Wichita State at Arch Madness ... Led team in assists, finished second in scoring and steals and third in rebounding ... Sits 10th on Loyola's career assists list (317) and is 32nd on scoring list (1,119) heading into season ... Scored in double digits in 20 games ... Loyola went 13-7 (.650) when he scored 10 or more points and just 2-10 (.167) when was held to single digits ... Averaged 14.4 ppg through first eight games before tweaking ankle at Notre Dame ... Scored 20 points and added five rebounds in season-opening win over UTSA ... Poured in season-high 26 points (8-9 FGs, 4-4 FTs) in home victory over Toledo ... Set school record by going 6-for-6 from three-point line in that game against the Rockets ... Terrific all-around game with 17 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in home victory over Creighton ... Posted eight points and career-best nine assists at Notre Dame ... Scored 1,000th career point in double-overtime win over Indiana State ... Scored 20 points in 37 turnover-free minutes in regular-season finale at Drake.
2014-15: Played in 25 games, starting 17, in the backcourt ... Missed 12 games with an ankle/foot injury, including 11 consecutive Missouri Valley games from Jan. 21-Feb. 28 ... Team went 19-6 when he was in the lineup ... Returned to lineup for regular-season finale against Missouri State ... Posted six rebounds, four assists and three steals in nine minutes, helping the Ramblers turn a one-point lead into a 14-point win ... Finished third in the Valley in assists with 4.2 apg ... Also finished 12th in the conference in scoring (11.4 ppg), sixth in assist/turnover ratio (1.38), seventh in steals (1.2 spg) and ninth in field goal percentage (48.5%) ... Averaged 15.4 ppg through first eight-plus games before getting hurt against Abilene Christian ... Handed out five or more assists in 12 of his 25 appearances ... Named Most Valuable Player of the Continental Tires Las Vegas Classic after leading Loyola past Texas Tech and Boise State in the final two rounds ... Scored 20 of his season-high 27 points in the second half in road win at UT-San Antonio ... Finished 7-of-10 from the floor, including 5-of-8 from distance, and 8-of-9 from the free throw line in that game, while adding eight rebounds and three blocks ... Posted 19 points and eight assists in road win at UIC ... Poured in 20 of his 22 points after halftime and added four rebounds and six assists in CBI-opening victory against Rider ... Averaged 12.8 points, 3.4 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.8 steals per game in five CBI contests ... Knocked in go-ahead jumper to give Loyola the lead for good in CBI-clinching game at La.-Monroe ... Totaled 21 points on 10-of-12 shooting and added eight assists against McKendree ... Scored team-high 13 points at Michigan State ... Buried key three-pointer and then fed Christian Thomas for game-winning basket with :00.1 left in road win at Evansville ... Finished that game with 13 points, four rebounds and five assists.
2013-14: Started all 32 games at a guard spot ... Earned Missouri Valley Conference Newcomer and Freshman of the Year awards, just the seventh player in Valley history to win both ... Became first player in program history to lead team in scoring (14.9 ppg), assists (115, 3.6 apg), steals (38, 1.2 spg) and blocks (23, 0.7 bpg) ... Finished seventh in the Valley in scoring, tops among freshmen, and eighth in assists ... Four-time MVC Newcomer of the Week, most by a freshman since Doug McDermott (2010-11) ... His 478 total points were just four shy of school's freshman record set by Alfredrick Hughes (482, 1981-82) ... Scored in double figures in 23 games ... Tallied 20 or more points in eight games, tied with Kenny Miller (1987-88) for third-most in program history by a freshman (Hughes, 15) ... Led team with 186 free throw attempts (5.8 FTA per game) and got to the line at least once in 30 of 32 games ... Poured in season-high 32 points in win over Campbell to set new, single-game freshman scoring record ... His total broke Tony Parker's (father of San Antonio Spurs guard) previous mark of 31 set nearly 40 years prior (1974) ... Finished 9-of-13 from the floor and 12-for-15 from the free throw line in that contest ... Knocked down game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer to lift Ramblers to win over Bradley in opening round of Arch Madness ... Scored 19 of his game-high 28 points in the second half in home win over Drake ... Tallied eight of his 28 points in overtime to lead team to victory over Northern Iowa ... Racked up 27 points and six rebounds at Southern Illinois ... Notched first double-double with 16-point, 10-rebound performance at Drake.
2012-13: Sat out the season to fulfill the NCAA residency requirement after transferring from the University of Kansas.
High School: Had a standout senior season at Marshall High School, averaging 19 points, seven rebounds, five assists and five steals per game ... Tabbed first team all-city and first team all-state as a senior ... Selected as a Public League All-Star and scored 20 points in that contest ... High school coach was Henry Cotton.
Doyle's Career Statistics