|High School:||Westlake High School|
2009-10 (SOPHOMORE): Garnered playing time in 29 games while making 10 starts as a sophomore... averaged 7.9 points per game, ranked 15th in the SoCon with 5.0 rebound sper game and eighth with 1.14 blocked shots per contest... scored in double figures 10 times, including 16 points and 13 rebounds versus College of Charleston in Greenville.
2008-09 (R-FRESHMAN): Averaged 8.5 points and 5.3 points per game as a redshirt freshman...appeared in 28 games and made 10 starts...posted 10.3 points and 5.4 boards per contest over 18 SoCon games...shot 47.1% (82x174) from the field and swatted a team-best 30 shots...recorded three double-doubles as a freshman including 20 points and 11 rebounds versus Wofford on February 21, 2009...grabbed career-best 12 rebounds at The Citadel.
2007-08 (FRESHMAN): Did not see action as a freshman.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2007 graduate of Westlake High School...basketball coach was Darron Rogers...played forward during his prep career...helped lead Westlake to state elite eight finishes his sophomore and senior seasons, and state final four finish as a junior...served as team captain and averaged 20.7 points, 9.0 rebounds, and 3.5 assists, and 3.0 blocks per game his senior year...region player-of-the-year and first team all-state choice...selected to play in Georgia North-South and East-West All-Star Games...competed in AAU ball with the Georgia Stars coached by Norm Parker.
PERSONAL: Full name is Bryson David Barnes...son of Steve and Cindy Barnes...born April 14, 1989, in Atlanta, Georgia…majoring in sociology.