2008-09: Junior at Creighton • Battled injuries to average 1.7 points and 1.3 rebounds per game. • Appeared in 25 games, all as a reserve. • Had season-high seven points to go with two blocked shots in win over Mississippi Valley State (Dec. 2). • Played season-best 30 minutes against Southern, finishing with six points and four rebounds (Dec. 15). • Was 2-for-2 from downtown to score six crucial second-half points in 10 minutes during win at Indiana State (Dec. 31). • Suffered a concussion during the season-opener against New Mexico (Nov. 16), which caused him to miss the Arkansas-Pine Bluff game (Nov. 20). • Suffered a high ankle sprain in win over Southern Illinois (Jan. 14), limiting him to just one minute. • Would miss next nine games from Jan. 17-Feb. 14. • Did not attempt a field goal in his last nine games played (team’s last 18 games), as his last attempt came vs. Bradley on Jan. 10. • Last points of the year came on Jan. 6 vs. Northern Iowa. • Had five points in that game against the Panthers, hitting a three-pointer and two free throws.
2007-08: Sophomore at Creighton • Averaged 4.1 points and 3.2 rebounds while playing in 32 games, including a dozen starts. • Started CU’s first 12 games before coming off the bench on Jan. 5 at Missouri State. • Had 15 points and five rebounds in win over DePaul (Nov. 9) in his Bluejay debut. • Drained 3-of-5 treys against DePaul, then made 2-of-2 from downtown on Nov. 17 vs. Mississippi Valley State. • Had 13 points and seven rebounds in overtime win over Saint Joseph’s (Dec. 9). • Named MVC Newcomer of the Week on Dec. 10 after averaging 9.5 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.5 blocks in games against Xavier and Saint Joseph’s. • Had six points and seven rebounds vs. Evansville (Jan. 9). • Had his best MVC game of the year against Bradley on March 1, finishing with eight points, five rebounds and three blocked shots. • Ranked third on the team with 26 blocked shots and 13th in the MVC with 0.81 blocks per game.
2006-07: Redshirted at Creighton • Sat out the 2006-07 season as a transfer from Louisville. • Practiced with team that went 22-11 and won MVC Tournament, but was not able to play or travel.
2005-06: Freshman at Louisville • Played 32 games for Louisville’s 21-13 team that reached the semifinals of the NIT. • Averaged 2.3 points, 1.4 rebounds and 1.2 minutes per game for coach Rick Pitino. • Shot 47.3 percent from the field. • Team won all three of his starts. • Had season-best 11 points against nationally-ranked Villanova (Jan. 5), then followed that up with eight points in a win at Providence (Jan. 7). • Took an elbow to the face in practice on Jan. 11 and wore braces and wires as the bone healed. • Had a season-high eight rebounds against Marquette (March 1).
Brewster Academy • An all-state selection after averaging 16 points and seven rebounds as a senior co-captain. • Set a school record with eight three-pointers in a game. • Had five Bobcat teammates sign with a Division I school, most notably UConn’s Jeff Adrien. • Played in the Charm City Classic and the adidas All-Star Derby Classic All-Star Games. • School is located in Wolfeboro, N.H., and produced P’Allen Stinnett one year later, though the two were never teammates there. • Played for coach Jason Smith.
Manchester Trinity High School • Two-time all-state choice. • Averaged 17.2 points, 8.5 rebounds and 4.6 assists as a junior when his team went 25-1 and reached the state semifinals.
More About Chad Full Name: Chad Douglas Millard Birthday: March 13, 1986 Birthplace: Lincoln, Neb. Parents: Doug & Joni Millard Sister: Jamie (26), who swam at Fordham for four years Family in Nebraska: Mother was born in Gering, Neb., and attended University of Nebraska Major: Communication Studies Minor: Business Administration Nickname: Wick, Chaddy, Billy Walsh Favorite TV Show: Entourage Actor to Play Me in a Movie: Larry David Favorite Athlete: Tom Brady Favorite Vacation Spot: Palm Springs, Calif. Favorite Professors at Creighton: Donna Pawlowski and Tim Bastian Notable Job: Worked for ESPN at the Men’s College World Series the past two years Favorite Spot on Campus: My room Favorite Teams: All New England sports teams Hobbies: Music and golf
Career Highs (includes games at Louisville) Points 15 vs. DePaul 11/9/07 Field Goals 5 vs. DePaul 11/9/07 Field Goal Attempts 8 (2x), last vs. Saint Joseph’s (OT) 12/9/07 3-Point Field Goals 3 vs. DePaul 11/9/07 3-Point Field Goals Attempted 6 (2x), last vs. #22 Drake (OT) 1/22/08 Free Throws 5 (2x), last vs. Saint Joseph’s (OT) 12/9/07 Free Throws Attempted 8 vs. Saint Joseph’s (OT) 12/9/07 Rebounds 8 (2x), last vs. UALR 12/22/07 Assists 4 vs. DePaul 11/9/07 Blocks 3 (2x), last vs. Bradley (2OT) 3/1/08 Steals 2 vs. Houston Baptist 12/17/07 Minutes 31 vs. Saint Joseph’s (OT) 12/9/07
Awards & Honors 2007-08 MVC Newcomer of the Week, 12/10