A.J. Guyton


IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (2014)


A.J. Guyton won basketball letters in 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2000. The Peoria, Ill., native was Indiana's Most Valuable Player all four years, only the second Hoosier to achieve that feat. Guyton was All-Big Ten in 1998 and 2000, Big Ten Most Valuable Player in 2000 and Big Ten Freshman of the Year in 1997. He was honored as an All-American in 2000 and led the Big Ten in scoring that same season, averaging 19.7 points per game. Guyton scored 2,100 points in his career, the fourth-highest total in program history, and he holds the IU record with 283 3-point field goals made. He played professionally for 10 years, including two years for the Chicago Bulls.