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2 - Rodney Elliott
Rodney Elliott
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: John Carroll
Position: G
gp 30
pts/g 15.0
fg % 45.2
3pt % 35.4
ft % 69.7
reb/g 3.9
a/g 3.6

Accolades: (2013-14): The America East Conference Rookie of the Year, UMBC’s first in 11 league seasons… Also became UMBC’s first men’s basketball player to win America East Fan’s Choice Player of the Year… A finalist for CollegeInsider.com’s 2014 Kyle Macy National Freshman of the Year award… Earned AE Rookie-of-Week honors a UMBC-record five times during the 2013-14 campaign.

 

2013-14:  Finished the year as the leading scorer amongst all league freshmen with 15.0 points per game, which was the fifth-best overall figure in the conference…Placed fourth in America East in assists (3.6), sixth in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.0), and eighth in steals (1.3)… Became UMBC's second NCAA Division I player and America East's lone competitor this season to record 400 points (451), 100 rebounds (118) and 100 assists (108) in a season… Scored 451 points, the most by a freshman in UMBC's 27 years of NCAA Division I competition…  Averaged 15.4 points per game (second) in America East contests... Earned the start at point guard in the season opener and his collegiate debut at Arizona State... Shared scoring honors with Malik Garner, contributing 12 points... Hit the game-tying 3-point field goal with 2.4 seconds remaining to send contest vs. Eastern to OT... Scored 19 points in his home debut and added team-high five assists... Scored 24 of his team-high 26 points after halftime in Nov. 17 overtime victory over Mount St. Mary’s... Named America East Rookie of the Week for games ending Nov. 17, averaging 17.7 points per game over a three-game span... First UMBC first-year player to be honored since Brian Neller was in December of 2009... Hit all nine free throw attempts in an 18-point effort at Duquesne on Dec. 4... Stuffed stat sheet with 17 points, five assists, five rebounds and two steals at Lehigh on Dec. 6... Led UMBC with 16 points and tied season high with six assists in only 21 minutes at Coppin St. on Dec. 11... Selected AEC Rookie of the Week for second time on Dec. 9, 2013...  Scored 20 or more points (21) for the second time in 2013-14 in the victory over Navy on Dec. 30... Set season high with four 3-pt. field goals (4/5)... Led UMBC with 14 points and added six assists at UMass Lowell on Jan. 5. ... Selected AEC Rookie of the Week for third time on Jan. 6, 2014... Became the second UMBC freshman to amass 200 points in his first 14 games – Peter Mulligan totaled 201 in the 2000-01 season... Tied season-bests with eight field goals and four treys, scoring 22 points in 46-minute effort in double OT contest at Albany on Jan. 8... Nearly pulled off UMBC’s first triple- double in 19 years when he recorded 14 points and season bests in rebounds (11) and assists (8) in the victory over Binghamton... Followed up with 21 points at Maine on Feb. 1 and earned his fourth America East Rookie-of-the-Week honor... Scored 20-or-more points in three consecutive games with 21 versus UNH on Feb. 5 and tied season high with 26 points vs. UML on Feb. 8... Earned second consecutive and fifth overall Rookie of the Week honor on Feb. 10... His five rookie honors surpassed former record-holder Chauncey Gilliam, who earned the weekly award four times in the 2008-09 campaign... Finished the season with his seventh game with 20 or more points, when he tallied 21 at Hartford on March 2... His total of 108 assists is the tied for the second-most in a single season by a Retriever freshman... Set UMBC Division I freshman record for free throws made in a season with 124... The first freshman to lead UMBC in scoring since Rich Giddens, who averaged 15.5 points per game in 1997-98...   Played 941 minutes, the fourth-most of any UMBC freshman and posted sixth-most steals (40) and eighth-most caroms (118) for Retriever freshmen. 

 

Background: Earned First Team All-Metro honors from The Baltimore Sun and First Team All-MIAA accolades after a brilliant senior campaign in 2012-13… The point guard led the 7th-ranked Patriots (Baltimore Sun) with 16.6 points per game and also averaged 4.2 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.3 steals per outing… Top effort was a 32-point, 9-assist, 6-rebound outing in a win over Mount Carmel… Named All-Baltimore Catholic League and to Harford County First Team in both his junior and senior campaigns… Closed out his high school career with 1,116 points, 287 assists and 171 steals and led John Carroll to back-to-back league titles… His father, Rodney Elliott, Sr., earned four letters at the University of Maryland and competed for Gary Williams’ Terrapins from 1994-98… Selected UMBC “because it’s close to home and a great opportunity to get a great education and play for a great basketball program”… Plays the piano… Son of Deon Coleman and Rodney Elliott… Born Nov. 13, 1995.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP/GS Min-Avg. FG-FGA Pct. 3FG-FGA Pct. FT-FTA Pct. Off Def Reb Avg. PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts. Avg.
2013-14 30-30  941-31.4  141-312  .452  45-127  .354  124-178  .697  19  99  118  3.9 101  3  108 108   40  451  15.0
Career 30-30  941-31.4  141-312  .452  45-127  .354  124-178  .697  19   99  118  3.9  101   3  108  108  1  40  451  15.0



Recent Games
Feb 12 Albany W, 71-69
Feb 15 at Vermont L, 76-52
Feb 19 at Stony Brook L, 72-53
Feb 22 Binghamton L, 72-70
Mar 2 at Hartford L, 67-56
Mar 8 at Albany L, 86-56
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 16
Games started 30 16
Minutes 941 524
Minutes per game 31.4 32.8
FG 141-312 75-170
FG Pct 45.2 44.1
3PT 45-127 24-70
3PT Pct 35.4 34.3
FT 124-178 73-102
FT Pct 69.7 71.6
Off rebounds 19 9
Def rebounds 99 58
Total rebounds 118 67
Rebounds per game 3.9 4.2
Personal fouls 101 50
Disqualifications 3 0
Assists 108 56
Turnovers 108 56
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.0
Steals 40 22
Blocks 1 0
Points 451 247
Points per game 15.0 15.4
Points per 40 min 19.2 18.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 at Arizona St. L, 96-61 1 24 4-12 33.3 2-10 20.0 2-7 28.6 12
Nov 11 Eastern W, 84-79 1 39 5-15 33.3 1-5 20.0 8-12 66.7 19
Nov 14 at American L, 63-61 1 31 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 8
Nov 17 Mount St. Mary's W, 90-84 1 42 8-14 57.1 3-6 50.0 7-8 87.5 26
Nov 20 Loyola (Md.) L, 89-83 1 36 4-10 40.0 1-4 25.0 4-6 66.7 13
Nov 23 at Navy L, 73-58 1 20 3-7 42.9 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 8
Nov 26 at Towson L, 75-60 1 20 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 8
Dec 2 UMES W, 64-59 1 26 4-10 40.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 10
Dec 4 at Duquesne L, 94-88 1 29 4-8 50.0 1-3 33.3 9-9 100.0 18
Dec 7 at Lehigh L, 70-68 1 27 7-9 77.8 1-1 100.0 2-5 40.0 17
Dec 11 at Coppin State L, 91-71 1 21 4-11 36.4 2-4 50.0 6-7 85.7 16
Dec 21 at George Washington L, 74-61 1 34 4-8 50.0 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 10
Dec 30 Navy W, 63-48 1 29 8-12 66.7 4-5 80.0 1-4 25.0 21
Jan 5 at UMass Lowell L, 59-54 1 29 4-8 50.0 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 14
Jan 8 at Albany L, 73-72 1 46 8-14 57.1 4-7 57.1 2-3 66.7 22
Jan 11 Maine W, 79-76 1 23 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 3-5 60.0 7
Jan 15 at New Hampshire L, 56-42 1 30 2-8 25.0 1-4 25.0 5-7 71.4 10
Jan 18 Vermont L, 73-47 1 17 3-9 33.3 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 10
Jan 20 Stony Brook L, 81-62 1 32 3-10 30.0 1-5 20.0 6-8 75.0 13
Jan 25 Hartford W, 60-58 1 34 6-15 40.0 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 15
Jan 29 at Binghamton W, 73-61 1 34 5-7 71.4 1-2 50.0 3-3 100.0 14
Feb 1 at Maine L, 83-80 1 34 4-12 33.3 1-4 25.0 12-17 70.6 21
Feb 5 New Hampshire W, 68-57 1 37 6-12 50.0 2-5 40.0 7-7 100.0 21
Feb 8 UMass Lowell L, 71-61 1 38 8-17 47.1 2-7 28.6 8-10 80.0 26
Feb 12 Albany W, 71-69 1 33 5-11 45.5 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 16
Feb 15 at Vermont L, 76-52 1 24 4-11 36.4 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 9
Feb 19 at Stony Brook L, 72-53 1 36 3-7 42.9 1-5 20.0 2-6 33.3 9
Feb 22 Binghamton L, 72-70 1 38 6-9 66.7 3-5 60.0 4-4 100.0 19
Mar 2 at Hartford L, 67-56 1 39 6-14 42.9 2-5 40.0 7-12 58.3 21
Mar 8 at Albany L, 86-56 1 39 6-14 42.9 2-6 33.3 4-6 66.7 18
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 at Arizona St. L, 96-61 1 24 0 2 2 3 5 0.6 0 0 4 0
Nov 11 Eastern W, 84-79 1 39 0 2 2 5 4 1.2 3 0 4 0
Nov 14 at American L, 63-61 1 31 1 6 7 4 3 1.3 1 0 4 0
Nov 17 Mount St. Mary's W, 90-84 1 42 3 3 6 5 6 0.8 2 0 4 0
Nov 20 Loyola (Md.) L, 89-83 1 36 2 2 4 2 3 0.7 1 0 4 0
Nov 23 at Navy L, 73-58 1 20 0 3 3 0 3 0.0 1 0 5 1
Nov 26 at Towson L, 75-60 1 20 1 1 2 5 0 - 2 0 5 1
Dec 2 UMES W, 64-59 1 26 0 2 2 3 5 0.6 0 0 3 0
Dec 4 at Duquesne L, 94-88 1 29 0 1 1 2 3 0.7 1 0 5 1
Dec 7 at Lehigh L, 70-68 1 27 1 4 5 5 3 1.7 2 1 4 0
Dec 11 at Coppin State L, 91-71 1 21 1 3 4 6 3 2.0 1 0 4 0
Dec 21 at George Washington L, 74-61 1 34 1 6 7 4 7 0.6 1 0 2 0
Dec 30 Navy W, 63-48 1 29 0 3 3 2 4 0.5 1 0 2 0
Jan 5 at UMass Lowell L, 59-54 1 29 1 0 1 6 1 6.0 2 0 4 0
Jan 8 at Albany L, 73-72 1 46 2 3 5 3 5 0.6 2 0 2 0
Jan 11 Maine W, 79-76 1 23 0 3 3 5 1 5.0 1 0 4 0
Jan 15 at New Hampshire L, 56-42 1 30 1 6 7 0 6 0.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 18 Vermont L, 73-47 1 17 0 4 4 0 4 0.0 0 0 4 0
Jan 20 Stony Brook L, 81-62 1 32 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 1 0 4 0
Jan 25 Hartford W, 60-58 1 34 0 2 2 5 2 2.5 1 0 3 0
Jan 29 at Binghamton W, 73-61 1 34 0 11 11 8 2 4.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 1 at Maine L, 83-80 1 34 2 5 7 3 3 1.0 2 0 3 0
Feb 5 New Hampshire W, 68-57 1 37 0 2 2 4 4 1.0 2 0 3 0
Feb 8 UMass Lowell L, 71-61 1 38 3 2 5 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 0
Feb 12 Albany W, 71-69 1 33 0 7 7 4 4 1.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 15 at Vermont L, 76-52 1 24 0 7 7 4 6 0.7 0 0 2 -
Feb 19 at Stony Brook L, 72-53 1 36 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 22 Binghamton L, 72-70 1 38 0 1 1 4 5 0.8 3 0 2 0
Mar 2 at Hartford L, 67-56 1 39 0 2 2 2 5 0.4 4 0 4 -
Mar 8 at Albany L, 86-56 1 39 0 3 3 6 3 2.0 2 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 30 31.4 4.7-10.4 45.2 1.5-4.2 35.4 4.1-5.9 69.7 15.0
Conference 16 16 32.8 4.7-10.6 44.1 1.5-4.4 34.3 4.6-6.4 71.6 15.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 13 32.6 5.2-11.5 45.3 1.7-4.5 37.3 4.5-6.0 74.4 16.6
Away 17 17 30.4 4.3-9.5 45.1 1.4-4.0 33.8 3.9-5.9 66.0 13.8
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Wins 9 9 33.0 5.4-11.3 48.0 1.7-4.1 40.5 4.0-5.4 73.5 16.6
Losses 21 21 30.7 4.4-10.0 43.8 1.4-4.3 33.3 4.2-6.1 68.2 14.4

November 7 7 30.3 4.1-10.0 41.4 1.3-4.6 28.1 3.9-6.0 64.3 13.4
December 6 6 27.7 5.2-9.7 53.4 1.7-3.2 52.6 3.3-4.7 71.4 15.3
January 8 8 30.6 4.1-9.6 42.9 1.4-4.0 34.4 3.5-4.8 73.7 13.1
February 7 7 34.3 5.1-11.3 45.6 1.6-4.7 33.3 5.4-7.4 73.1 17.3
March 2 2 39.0 6.0-14.0 42.9 2.0-5.5 36.4 5.5-9.0 61.1 19.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 30 941 141-312 45.2 45-127 35.4 124-178 69.7 451
Conference 16 16 524 75-170 44.1 24-70 34.3 73-102 71.6 247
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 13 13 424 68-150 45.3 22-59 37.3 58-78 74.4 216
Away 17 17 517 73-162 45.1 23-68 33.8 66-100 66.0 235
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Wins 9 9 297 49-102 48.0 15-37 40.5 36-49 73.5 149
Losses 21 21 644 92-210 43.8 30-90 33.3 88-129 68.2 302

November 7 7 212 29-70 41.4 9-32 28.1 27-42 64.3 94
December 6 6 166 31-58 53.4 10-19 52.6 20-28 71.4 92
January 8 8 245 33-77 42.9 11-32 34.4 28-38 73.7 105
February 7 7 240 36-79 45.6 11-33 33.3 38-52 73.1 121
March 2 2 78 12-28 42.9 4-11 36.4 11-18 61.1 39
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 30 31.4 0.6 3.3 3.9 3.4 0.1 3.6 3.6 1.0 1.3 0.0
Conference 16 16 32.8 0.6 3.6 4.2 3.1 0.0 3.5 3.5 1.0 1.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 32.6 0.6 2.7 3.3 3.4 0.0 3.5 3.7 0.9 1.2 0.0
Away 17 17 30.4 0.6 3.8 4.4 3.4 0.2 3.7 3.5 1.0 1.4 0.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 9 9 33.0 0.3 3.9 4.2 3.2 0.0 4.6 3.6 1.3 1.2 0.0
Losses 21 21 30.7 0.8 3.0 3.8 3.4 0.1 3.2 3.6 0.9 1.4 0.0

November 7 7 30.3 1.0 2.7 3.7 4.3 0.3 3.4 3.4 1.0 1.4 0.0
December 6 6 27.7 0.5 3.2 3.7 3.3 0.2 3.7 4.2 0.9 1.0 0.2
January 8 8 30.6 0.5 3.9 4.4 3.2 0.0 3.8 3.0 1.2 1.1 0.0
February 7 7 34.3 0.7 3.6 4.3 2.9 0.0 3.4 3.9 0.9 1.3 0.0
March 2 2 39.0 0.0 2.5 2.5 2.5 - 4.0 4.0 1.0 3.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 30 941 19 99 118 101 3 108 108 1.0 40 1
Conference 16 16 524 9 58 67 50 0 56 56 1.0 22 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 424 8 35 43 44 0 45 48 0.9 16 0
Away 17 17 517 11 64 75 57 3 63 60 1.0 24 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 9 9 297 3 35 38 29 0 41 32 1.3 11 0
Losses 21 21 644 16 64 80 72 3 67 76 0.9 29 1

November 7 7 212 7 19 26 30 2 24 24 1.0 10 0
December 6 6 166 3 19 22 20 1 22 25 0.9 6 1
January 8 8 245 4 31 35 26 0 30 24 1.2 9 0
February 7 7 240 5 25 30 20 0 24 27 0.9 9 0
March 2 2 78 0 5 5 5 - 8 8 1.0 6 0

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