33 Arkel Lamar
33 Arkel Lamar
Height: 6-5
Weight: 210
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Bridgeport, Conn.
High School: St. Thomas More
Position: F
gp 32
pts/g 4.8
fg % 39.4
3pt % 28.6
ft % 66.7
reb/g 3.7
a/g 0.6

Accolades: Selected to the 2016-17 America East All-Rookie Team… Named the team’s Most Improved Player in his initial campaign.  

 

Record Book Material: His 2016-16 total of 14 blocked shots ranked fifth amongst UMBC’s all-time freshmen.

 

2016-17: Scored 11 points and added four caroms in his colleigiate debut vs. Hood... Led the Retrievers with eight caroms at The Shore on Nov. 13... Posted season highs in points (15) in win over Kennesaw and tied season best with eight rebounds... NAMED AMERICA EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK (Nov. 21)... Scored in double figures for third time and added seven caroms and season-best three rejections and two treys to 10-point effort at Va. Tech on Dec. 30... Averaged 5.3 rebounds per game from Dec. 10-Jan. 5… Tabbed to start his first collegiate game at Vermont on Jan. 13... Played huge role in win over UNH on Jan. 28, hitting season-best four treys and finishing with 14 points in 22 minutes... Scored all 10 points.in second half in Feb. 22 win over Stony Brook and recorded all 11 points after halftime in the regular season finale at UNH on Feb. 25...Sparked UMBC rally in second half in AE Playoff setback at UNH, scoring 9 pts. and knotting a season-high with four steals… Averaged 6.8 points and 4.0 rebounds in four CIT games, including 10 points in games vs. Fairfield and TAMCC.

 

Background: Competed for St. Thomas (Conn.) More for the last two seasons… His Chancellors’ team fell to Brewster Academy in the national championship game… Previously competed at St. Thomas High School in his native Bridgeport… Once recorded 38 points, 16 rebounds, eight assists and six treys in a playoff-clinching game versus Trinity Catholic (2015)… Outstanding athlete who also lettered in football and track & field… Earned high academic honors during his final two years of high school… Considering a major in political science… Lists favorite movie as Space Jam… Enjoys performing community service.    

Recent Games
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68
Mar 29 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi L, 79-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 16
Games started 1 1
Minutes 499 217
Minutes per game 15.6 13.6
FG 56-142 24-67
FG Pct 39.4 35.8
3PT 18-63 11-29
3PT Pct 28.6 37.9
FT 24-36 12-15
FT Pct 66.7 80.0
Off rebounds 31 17
Def rebounds 88 42
Total rebounds 119 59
Rebounds per game 3.7 3.7
Personal fouls 70 35
Disqualifications 3 1
Assists 18 9
Turnovers 25 14
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.6
Steals 25 8
Blocks 14 5
Points 154 71
Points per game 4.8 4.4
Points per 40 min 12.3 13.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 11 Hood W, 92-61 - 16 4-7 57.1 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 11
Nov 13 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 77-73 - 23 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 2-3 66.7 4
Nov 16 Delaware St. W, 90-68 - 14 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 19 Kennesaw St. W, 93-85 - 27 7-13 53.8 0-3 0.0 1-6 16.7 15
Nov 23 at Navy L, 78-66 - 8 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 30 at Duquesne W, 81-72 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 Messiah W, 98-59 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 78-70 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 10 at Richmond L, 78-75 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 17 Towson L, 73-72 - 24 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 19 Citadel W, 120-111 - 8 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 23 at James Madison W, 62-61 - 19 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 28 at Virginia Tech L, 87-70 - 25 4-8 50.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 10
Jan 5 Binghamton W, 85-71 - 14 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 8 Maine W, 75-64 - 9 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 11 at Hartford W, 84-68 - 17 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 13 at Vermont L, 81-72 1 13 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 16 Albany L, 77-50 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 22 at UMass Lowell W, 102-86 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 25 at Stony Brook L, 83-73 - 12 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 28 New Hampshire W, 105-103 - 22 5-9 55.6 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 14
Feb 1 at Binghamton W, 92-74 - 12 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 4 at Maine W, 83-71 - 14 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 9 Hartford L, 84-77 - 13 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 12 Vermont L, 77-74 - 14 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 15 at Albany L, 78-69 - 4 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 18 UMass Lowell W, 108-102 - 8 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 5-5 100.0 11
Feb 22 Stony Brook W, 65-52 - 19 3-9 33.3 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 10
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90 - 29 4-8 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-4 50.0 11
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65 - 20 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 9
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83 - 24 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79 - 14 0-4 0.0 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68 - 20 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Mar 29 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi L, 79-61 - 25 3-4 75.0 0-1 0.0 4-6 66.7 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 11 Hood W, 92-61 - 16 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Nov 13 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 77-73 - 23 3 5 8 0 0 - 0 1 5 1
Nov 16 Delaware St. W, 90-68 - 14 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 2 1 1 0
Nov 19 Kennesaw St. W, 93-85 - 27 2 6 8 1 0 - 4 0 2 0
Nov 23 at Navy L, 78-66 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 -
Nov 30 at Duquesne W, 81-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 Messiah W, 98-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 78-70 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 10 at Richmond L, 78-75 - 12 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 17 Towson L, 73-72 - 24 0 3 3 0 0 - 1 0 3 0
Dec 19 Citadel W, 120-111 - 8 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 0
Dec 23 at James Madison W, 62-61 - 19 1 4 5 1 0 - 1 0 1 -
Dec 28 at Virginia Tech L, 87-70 - 25 2 5 7 1 0 - 1 3 4 -
Jan 5 Binghamton W, 85-71 - 14 2 5 7 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 8 Maine W, 75-64 - 9 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 11 at Hartford W, 84-68 - 17 4 3 7 0 0 - 1 1 4 -
Jan 13 at Vermont L, 81-72 1 13 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 0 1 4 -
Jan 16 Albany L, 77-50 - 11 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 22 at UMass Lowell W, 102-86 - 6 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 25 at Stony Brook L, 83-73 - 12 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 28 New Hampshire W, 105-103 - 22 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 0
Feb 1 at Binghamton W, 92-74 - 12 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 4 at Maine W, 83-71 - 14 0 3 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 9 Hartford L, 84-77 - 13 0 1 1 0 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 12 Vermont L, 77-74 - 14 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 0
Feb 15 at Albany L, 78-69 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 18 UMass Lowell W, 108-102 - 8 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 22 Stony Brook W, 65-52 - 19 1 7 8 0 1 0.0 1 1 1 0
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90 - 29 3 4 7 2 0 - 1 1 5 1
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65 - 20 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 4 0 3 -
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83 - 24 1 6 7 2 1 2.0 1 0 0 0
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79 - 14 0 1 1 2 0 - 0 0 2 0
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68 - 20 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 0 1 4 0
Mar 29 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi L, 79-61 - 25 1 5 6 0 3 0.0 2 1 5 1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 32 1 15.6 1.8-4.4 39.4 0.6-2.0 28.6 0.8-1.1 66.7 4.8
2017-18 33 30 27.3 3.5-8.8 39.7 2.0-4.7 42.6 1.3-2.4 54.4 10.3
2018-19 6 4 32.5 4.2-9.0 46.3 1.3-3.8 34.8 1.0-1.8 54.5 10.7
Total 71 35 22.5 2.8-6.9 40.4 1.3-3.4 38.2 1.0-1.8 57.9 7.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 32 1 499 56-142 39.4 18-63 28.6 24-36 66.7 154
2017-18 33 30 901 116-292 39.7 66-155 42.6 43-79 54.4 341
2018-19 6 4 195 25-54 46.3 8-23 34.8 6-11 54.5 64
Total 71 35 1595 197-488 40.4 92-241 38.2 73-126 57.9 559
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 32 1 15.6 4.5-11.4 39.4 1.4-5.1 28.6 1.9-2.9 66.7 12.3
2017-18 33 30 27.3 5.1-13.0 39.7 2.9-6.9 42.6 1.9-3.5 54.4 15.1
2018-19 6 4 32.5 5.1-11.1 46.3 1.6-4.7 34.8 1.2-2.3 54.5 13.1
Total 71 35 22.5 4.9-12.2 40.4 2.3-6.0 38.2 1.8-3.2 57.9 14.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 32 1 15.6 1.0 2.8 3.7 2.2 0.1 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.4
2017-18 33 30 27.3 1.2 4.8 5.9 2.4 0.1 1.1 1.2 0.9 1.2 0.5
2018-19 6 4 32.5 0.8 5.0 5.8 1.7 0.0 1.3 1.8 0.7 2.3 0.2
Total 71 35 22.5 1.0 3.9 4.9 2.3 0.1 0.9 1.1 0.8 1.1 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 32 1 499 31 88 119 70 3 18 25 0.7 25 14
2017-18 33 30 901 38 157 195 80 3 37 39 0.9 38 17
2018-19 6 4 195 5 30 35 10 0 8 11 0.7 14 1
Total 71 35 1595 74 275 349 160 6 63 75 0.8 77 32
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 32 1 15.6 2.5 7.1 9.5 5.6 0.2 1.4 2.0 0.7 2.0 1.1
2017-18 33 30 27.3 1.7 7.0 8.7 3.6 0.1 1.6 1.7 0.9 1.7 0.8
2018-19 6 4 32.5 1.0 6.2 7.2 2.1 0.0 1.6 2.3 0.7 2.9 0.2
Total 71 35 22.5 1.9 6.9 8.8 4.0 0.2 1.6 1.9 0.8 1.9 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 1 15.6 1.8-4.4 39.4 0.6-2.0 28.6 0.8-1.1 66.7 4.8
Conference 16 1 13.6 1.5-4.2 35.8 0.7-1.8 37.9 0.8-0.9 80.0 4.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 17 - 16.6 2.1-5.4 39.1 0.7-2.4 29.3 1.1-1.6 70.4 6.1
Away 15 1 14.5 1.3-3.3 40.0 0.4-1.5 27.3 0.3-0.6 55.6 3.4
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 19 - 15.2 1.9-5.0 38.9 0.7-2.4 28.9 0.8-1.3 66.7 5.4
Losses 13 1 16.2 1.5-3.6 40.4 0.4-1.4 27.8 0.6-0.9 66.7 3.9
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November 5 - 17.6 2.8-6.4 43.8 0.4-2.6 15.4 1.0-2.2 45.5 7.0
December 6 - 15.2 0.8-2.0 41.7 0.3-1.3 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
January 8 1 13.0 1.2-4.0 31.3 0.8-2.0 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 3.3
February 8 - 14.1 1.8-4.4 40.0 0.6-1.6 38.5 1.5-1.9 80.0 5.6
March 5 - 20.6 2.6-6.2 41.9 0.6-2.6 23.1 1.4-2.0 70.0 7.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 1 499 56-142 39.4 18-63 28.6 24-36 66.7 154
Conference 16 1 217 24-67 35.8 11-29 37.9 12-15 80.0 71
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 17 - 282 36-92 39.1 12-41 29.3 19-27 70.4 103
Away 15 1 217 20-50 40.0 6-22 27.3 5-9 55.6 51
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 19 - 289 37-95 38.9 13-45 28.9 16-24 66.7 103
Losses 13 1 210 19-47 40.4 5-18 27.8 8-12 66.7 51
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November 5 - 88 14-32 43.8 2-13 15.4 5-11 45.5 35
December 6 - 91 5-12 41.7 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 12
January 8 1 104 10-32 31.3 6-16 37.5 0-0 - 26
February 8 - 113 14-35 40.0 5-13 38.5 12-15 80.0 45
March 5 - 103 13-31 41.9 3-13 23.1 7-10 70.0 36
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 1 15.6 4.5-11.4 39.4 1.4-5.1 28.6 1.9-2.9 66.7 12.3
Conference 16 1 13.6 4.4-12.4 35.8 2.0-5.3 37.9 2.2-2.8 80.0 13.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 17 - 16.6 5.1-13.0 39.1 1.7-5.8 29.3 2.7-3.8 70.4 14.6
Away 15 1 14.5 3.7-9.2 40.0 1.1-4.1 27.3 0.9-1.7 55.6 9.4
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 19 - 15.2 5.1-13.1 38.9 1.8-6.2 28.9 2.2-3.3 66.7 14.3
Losses 13 1 16.2 3.6-9.0 40.4 1.0-3.4 27.8 1.5-2.3 66.7 9.7
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November 5 - 17.6 6.4-14.5 43.8 0.9-5.9 15.4 2.3-5.0 45.5 15.9
December 6 - 15.2 2.2-5.3 41.7 0.9-3.5 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.3
January 8 1 13.0 3.8-12.3 31.3 2.3-6.2 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
February 8 - 14.1 5.0-12.4 40.0 1.8-4.6 38.5 4.2-5.3 80.0 15.9
March 5 - 20.6 5.0-12.0 41.9 1.2-5.0 23.1 2.7-3.9 70.0 14.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 1 15.6 1.0 2.8 3.7 2.2 0.1 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.4
Conference 16 1 13.6 1.1 2.6 3.7 2.2 0.1 0.6 0.9 0.6 0.5 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 - 16.6 0.8 3.0 3.8 1.9 0.1 0.5 1.1 0.5 0.9 0.3
Away 15 1 14.5 1.1 2.5 3.6 2.5 0.1 0.6 0.4 1.5 0.6 0.6
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 19 - 15.2 1.1 3.1 4.2 1.7 0.1 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.3
Losses 13 1 16.2 0.8 2.2 3.0 2.8 0.2 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.9 0.6
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November 5 - 17.6 1.6 3.0 4.6 1.8 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.3 1.4 0.6
December 6 - 15.2 0.5 2.5 3.0 2.0 0.0 0.5 0.2 3.0 0.5 0.7
January 8 1 13.0 1.0 2.5 3.5 2.0 0.0 0.6 1.3 0.5 0.3 0.4
February 8 - 14.1 1.1 2.8 3.9 2.4 0.1 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.8 0.3
March 5 - 20.6 0.6 3.2 3.8 2.8 0.2 1.0 1.4 0.7 1.4 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 1 499 31 88 119 70 3 18 25 0.7 25 14
Conference 16 1 217 17 42 59 35 1 9 14 0.6 8 5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 - 282 14 51 65 33 1 9 19 0.5 16 5
Away 15 1 217 17 37 54 37 2 9 6 1.5 9 9
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 19 - 289 21 59 80 33 1 9 16 0.6 13 6
Losses 13 1 210 10 29 39 37 2 9 9 1.0 12 8
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November 5 - 88 8 15 23 9 1 1 3 0.3 7 3
December 6 - 91 3 15 18 12 0 3 1 3.0 3 4
January 8 1 104 8 20 28 16 0 5 10 0.5 2 3
February 8 - 113 9 22 31 19 1 4 4 1.0 6 2
March 5 - 103 3 16 19 14 1 5 7 0.7 7 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 32 1 15.6 2.5 7.1 9.5 5.6 0.2 1.4 2.0 0.7 2.0 1.1
Conference 16 1 13.6 3.1 7.7 10.9 6.5 0.2 1.7 2.6 0.6 1.5 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 - 16.6 2.0 7.2 9.2 4.7 0.1 1.3 2.7 0.5 2.3 0.7
Away 15 1 14.5 3.1 6.8 10.0 6.8 0.4 1.7 1.1 1.5 1.7 1.7
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 19 - 15.2 2.9 8.2 11.1 4.6 0.1 1.2 2.2 0.6 1.8 0.8
Losses 13 1 16.2 1.9 5.5 7.4 7.0 0.4 1.7 1.7 1.0 2.3 1.5
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November 5 - 17.6 3.6 6.8 10.5 4.1 0.5 0.5 1.4 0.3 3.2 1.4
December 6 - 15.2 1.3 6.6 7.9 5.3 0.0 1.3 0.4 3.0 1.3 1.8
January 8 1 13.0 3.1 7.7 10.8 6.2 0.0 1.9 3.8 0.5 0.8 1.2
February 8 - 14.1 3.2 7.8 11.0 6.7 0.4 1.4 1.4 1.0 2.1 0.7
March 5 - 20.6 1.2 6.2 7.4 5.4 0.4 1.9 2.7 0.7 2.7 0.8