Leland Byrd

8 Leland "Lefty" Byrd HoF

PositionG
Height6' 3"
Weight185
HometownMatoaka, WV
BornApril 8

SeasonClassGPFGFTFTAFT%PFDqPtsPPG
Totals 8741217627863.31473100011.5
1945Fr1870345265.43811749.7
1946So27129477959.530030511.3
1947Jr22108476572.326126312.0
1948Sr20105488258.553125812.9
DateOpponentGPGSFGFTFTAFT%PFPts
 Total181770355265.414175
Dec 9Fairmont State**422100.0 10
Dec 16Penn State**11333.3 3
Jan 6Salem* 11010.0422
Jan 10Long Island**922100.0320
Jan 13New York University**2010.0 4
Jan 17Penn State**14850.016
Jan 20Carnegie Tech**25683.3 9
Jan 24VMI**5010.0210
Jan 27Geneva**43560.0 11
Jan 31Army**344100.0310
Feb 3Temple**43475.0 11
Feb 10Navy**31250.0 7
Feb 17Bethany**61250.0 13
Feb 21Pitt**23560.0 7
Feb 24Pitt**422100.0 10
Feb 28Newton Baker Army Hosp.**211100.015
Mar 3Carnegie Tech**41   9
Mar 19DePaul**32366.7 8
DateOpponentGPGSFGFTFTAFT%PFPts
 Total2725129477759.530305
Dec 1Glenville**72540.0 16
Dec 5Fairmont State**1020.0 2
Dec 8Penn State**322100.0 8
Dec 13Newton Baker Army Hosp.* 400  8
Dec 15Ashford General Army Hosp.**61   13
Dec 19Waynesburg**433100.0211
Jan 5St. Vincent**500 110
Jan 9Long Island**72   16
Jan 12Canisius**42366.7 10
Jan 16Penn State**222100.016
Jan 19Carnegie Tech**3010.016
Jan 26Alderson-Broaddus**62450.0214
Jan 30Geneva**200 34
Feb 2Temple**85771.4 21
Feb 4Lehigh**21250.0 5
Feb 6Army**71425.0115
Feb 9Bethany**300 26
Feb 13Pitt**75955.6219
Feb 16Washington & Jefferson* 400  8
Feb 20Navy**500 410
Feb 23Maryland**23475.0 7
Feb 27Washington & Jefferson**71425.0215
Mar 2Pitt**41520.029
Mar 9Carnegie Tech**34580.0 10
Mar 14St. John's**1322100.0228
Mar 18Kentucky**34757.1210
Mar 20Muhlenberg**74666.7318
DateOpponentGPGSFGFTFTAFT%PFPts
 Total2221109486972.339266
Dec 4Fairmont State**611100.0013
Dec 11Carnegie Tech**511100.0 11
Dec 14Maryland**522100.0012
Dec 18Penn State**4030.048
Jan 4Salem**544100.0114
Jan 9St. Francis, NY**52450.0012
Jan 11Canisius**322100.0 8
Jan 25Bethany**10010.0120
Jan 29Waynesburg**522100.0012
Feb 1Temple**113475.0425
Feb 4Morris Harvey* 200 14
Feb 8Pitt**25771.449
Feb 12Navy**4010.018
Feb 15Washington & Jefferson**344100.0410
Feb 18Temple**64757.1216
Feb 22Penn State**400 18
Feb 26Washington & Jefferson**53475.0013
Mar 1Pitt**455100.0413
Mar 8Carnegie Tech**42540.0110
Mar 15Bradley**83475.0319
Mar 19Utah**51333.3311
Mar 24North Carolina State**34580.0510
DateOpponentGPGSFGFTFTAFT%PFPts
 Total2019105488058.552258
Dec 5Fairmont State**1000 420
Dec 8BYU**5010.0410
Dec 18North Carolina State**51250.0211
Dec 20Fairmont State**53560.0313
Jan 3Washington & Lee**62366.7314
Jan 8Manhattan**74580.0118
Jan 10Niagara**76966.7220
Jan 14Penn State**41250.039
Jan 24Bethany**21333.3 5
Jan 27Washington & Jefferson* 41333.349
Jan 31VMI**63475.0215
Feb 4Penn State**52366.7112
Feb 10Navy**311100.017
Feb 14Temple**76875.0320
Feb 18Geneva**322100.018
Feb 20Pitt**5040.0410
Feb 25Washington & Jefferson**53475.0513
Feb 28Bradley**94850.0422
Mar 2Temple**33837.519
Mar 6Pitt**455100.0413
HighDateOpponentW/LScore
Points28March 14, 1946St. John'sW70-58
FG Made13March 14, 1946St. John'sW70-58
FG Attempts 
FT Made6January 10, 1948
February 14, 1948
Niagara
Temple
W
W
59-58
81-75
FT Attempts9February 13, 1946
January 10, 1948
Pitt
Niagara
W
W
61-41
59-58
3-pt Field Goals Made 
3-pt Field Goal Attempts 
Rebounds 
Offensive Rebounds 
Defensive Rebounds 
Assists 
Turnovers 
Blocks 
Steals 
Minutes Played 
Season Award
1947Helms Foundation All-American