|High School:||Larkin (Olive-Harvey JC)|
Helped lead Bulldogs to a second-straight GLIAC Tournament Championship and the NCAA Division II Sweet Sixteen in the 2015-16 season ... Played in all 34 games as a key contributor ... Averaged 6.5 points per game ... Knocked down 56 three-pointers ... Scored in double-figures 10 times during the year.
Prior to FSU: The talented 6-0 Ruff averaged 18.4 points per game and shot nearly 50% from the floor while leading Olive-Harvey College in Illinois to the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Tournament. A first-team All-Region IV choice and all-tourney MVP for head coach Duval Richardson, Ruff led his squad in scoring and made ranked as the national leader of all NJCAA Division 1, 2 and 3 schools with 134 made three-pointers. A two-time City Colleges of Chicago Player of the Week honoree, he played high school basketball at Larkin High School in Elgin for head coach Deryn Carter and was a two-time all-area and all-conference choice who led his team to a regional championship. Ruff also averaged four rebounds, three assists and two steals per game in 2014-15 as Olive-Harvey posted a 26-10 overall record and won a conference championship.