2008-09 (Junior) Averaged 11.1 minutes in 30 games for Minnesota... Shot .500 from the field (40-of-80) and three-point range (7-of-14)... Scored 3.7 points per contest, including a career-high 13 against Louisville on Dec. 20.
2007-08 (Sophomore) Made his first of 20 appearances for the Golden Gophers against Army, scoring three points...Scored a season-high six points against Nicholls State on Dec. 28... Made one of the most memorable passes in Gopher history, connecting with Blake Hoffarber on a three-quarter-court pass with 1.5 seconds left on the clock to beat Indiana in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals...Missed some of season due to bruised thigh. 2006-07 (Redshirt) Redshirted after transferring to Minnesota.
2005-06 (Freshman) Averaged 14.8 minutes in four games for Cal Poly...Shot 11-of-23 on the year, averaging 6.3 points...Missed majority of season due to foot injury.
High school Received numerous accolades during his senior season (2005), including Minnesota's Mr. Basketball, Gatorade Player of the Year, Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year, Associated Press Player of the Year and St. Paul Pioneer Press Player of the Year...Set Mounds View High School's scoring record with 1,771 career points...During senior season, averaged more than 25 points per game...Recorded 521 rebounds in his three-year career at Mounds View...Was a three-time all-conference selection.
Personal Graduated from University of Minnesota in 2009...Studying management practice at Colorado State as a graduate student...Born in Minneapolis, Minn., to Ron and Frida Busch...Has two siblings: Tamara (25) and Brianna (17).