North Richland Hills, Texas
Richland High School
|Height / Weight:|
6-7 / 205
Marcus Smart led the Cowboys with 23 points and 13 rebounds.
2013-14 (Freshman season)
Played in 31 games as a true freshman.
Scored seven points on 2-of-3 shooting, including both three-point attempts, grabbed three rebounds and had two steals in his first game as a collegian.
Scored a career-high 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting, including 3-of-5 from beyond the arc, in a career-high 24 minutes at TCU, just 12 miles away from his hometown.
Hit a buzzer-beating three-point shot at the end of regulation to send the game at Baylor into overtime.
Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds against Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
Scored six points in 18 minutes against Texas Tech in the first round of the Big 12 Championship.
Summer of 2013
Scored 15 points on 5-of-9 shooting from the field, 2-of-6 from long range and 3-of-4 from the line in the THSCA All-Star game on July 29.
Also recorded three rebounds, two assists, two steals and took a charge.
Won the dunk competition during halftime of the game.
scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the Faith 7 game in Shawnee on June 8.
Connected on all six free-throw attempts.
Averaged 20.3 points and 10.4 rebounds per game as a senior.
Ranked third in scoring and fourth in rebounding among the area Class 5A players in the DFW metroplex.
Was a first-team All-State Class 5A selection by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches in 2013.
Was first-team All-Region I according to the TABC.
A member of the TABC All-Star Blue Team.
Was one of three All-State first-team members to also be named Academic All-State.
Team finished 21-10 overall and 11-2 in District 4-5A his senior season.
Averaged 14.3 points and 7.1 rebounds per game as a junior.
Team finished 27-4 overall his junior season, including 15-1 in District 6-5A, winning a district title.
Was also recruited by Stanford, Oregon, Texas, Oklahoma, TCU, Clemson and Texas-Arlington.
Born Sept. 26, 1994, Leyton is the son of Lisa and John Hammonds. He has an older brother, Justin, who will be a senior on the basketball team at Air Force this season. Leyton enjoys listening to music in his spare time. The first sport he played was soccer, and to this day, he is a huge soccer fan. Leyton is majoring in business management at Oklahoma State.