Represents Arkansas on the SEC Men’s Basketball Leadership Council
• Named to the SEC Community Service Team … Voted team tri-captain for the 2018-19 season … Played in all 34 games, starting 26 … Had 25 assists, 25 blocked shots and 25 steals for the season … Was second on the team with 110 deflections, including 38 over the last 10 games … Season-high in deflections include eight at Colorado State, seven versus FIU, six versus Western Kentucky and six at Vanderbilt … Scored in double figures in five of the first seven games of the season … Set a career-highs in points (20), free throws made (9) and free throws attempted (11) in the win over UC Davis … Helped put the game out of reach, scoring eight (with six free throws) inside the final five minutes during a 22-1 run … Also attempted and later made his first career 3-pointer … Was perfect from the field (5-for-5) versus Montana State in scoring 10 points … Had season-high and tied career high with three steals versus UTA, adding 14 points (making 6-of-8 FT) and 5 rebounds … Posted a season-high four blocked shots versus FIU … Nearly had his first career double-double as he posted a career-high eight rebounds with 10 points at Colorado State, adding three assists and two blocked shots … Only made two baskets in eight minutes versus Austin Peay, but both were dunks to start second half and set the stage for a high-energy period … Versus LSU, scored eight points and had three assists, tying a career high … Had a big two-minute spurt in the second half when LSU threatened to take complete control of the game, Bailey scored six points and had two rebounds to keep the Tigers within striking distance with 11 minutes to left in regulation … Took a career-high nine shots at #3 Tennessee, making three and scoring seven points …. Scored eight points (3-of-4 shooting from the field and 2-of-4 from FT line) at #13 Texas Tech … Hit his second carer 3-pointer in the LSU win and added two steals … At South Carolina, scored six points and led the team in rebounds (6) and steals (3, tying a career high) … Also set or tied SEC career highs in rebounds (6), steals (3), free throws made (2) and minutes (25) … Perhaps had his best all-around game versus Mississippi State, especially versus SEC competition … Was 4-of-6 from the field for eight points with four rebounds, in an SEC career-high 27 minutes played … Led the team with four rebounds in the Ole Miss win … Was 3-of-4 from the free throw line versus Alabama, marking career bests for makes versus SEC competition … Set tone early with an “and-one” to start game at Providence … Had a highlight-reel dunk versus Indiana, adding four rebounds and two blocked shots.
Played in 31 games, starting 16 … Opened the season with a career-high 15 points, making 7-of-8 shots from the field, in a win over Samford … Posted a career-high seven rebounds versus Oklahoma in the PK80 … Added a career-high five blocks versus North Carolina in game two of the PK80 while scoring eight points and grabbing four rebounds in the third-place win over UConn of the PK80 … In Arkansas’ first SEC Tournament game, had nine points, four rebounds, three steals and two blocks … Recorded his fourth-career, double-figure scoring game – third of the season – with 10 points at Mississippi State, his first double-digit effort of his career against SEC competition … Scored seven points and added five boards in a road win at Alabama … Slammed home a career-high four dunks against Troy to go 5-of-8 from the field for 10 points … His five blocks in 18 minutes were the first such performance by a Razorback (5+ blocks in fewer than 20 minutes of playing time) since Moses Kingsley against Mississippi State on Feb. 21, 2015 (via @HogStats).
Played 27 games, starting twice … Recorded season highs in scoring (14), rebounds (7) and assists (2) in a win over Austin Peay (Dec. 3), shooting 7-of-8 from the field … Played a season-high 19 minutes in the second round game of the NCAA Tournament against No. 1 North Carolina (March 19), recording a season-high three steals and adding four points … Went 3-of-3 from the field in a win over Alabama (Feb. 1), finishing with seven points, three rebounds, one block and one steal.
Prior to Arkansas
Ranked as the No. 11 player in the state of Louisiana and the No. 50 small forward in the 2016 class by Rivals.com … Rated as a three-star player by 247Sports, Rivals.com, Scout.com and Future150.com … Averaged 19.5 points, 12.7 rebounds and 3.9 blocks as a senior … Averaged 15 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, three steals and 2.3 blocks as a junior … Led the Gators to a 34-4 record and a Class 2A runner-up finish … Played for Urban DFW on the AAU circuit.
Born June 24, 1997, in Natchitoches, La. … Son of Major Bailey Sr. and Claretha Bailey … Father played college football at Northwestern State University … Siblings: Byron Gollston, Major Bailey Jr., and Von’Travious Brown … Majoring in recreation and sports management.