21 Sam Schwietz
21 Sam Schwietz
Height: 6-9
Weight: 235
Year: So.
Hometown: Frisco, Texas
High School: Johnson Ferry Christian Acad. (Ga.)
Position: F/C
gp 21
pts/g 1.9
fg % 63.3
3pt % -
ft % 33.3
reb/g 2.7
a/g 0.2

2016-17: Came on strong during the second half of the season, playing double-figure minutes in 11 of the final 16 games… Made season debut versus Delaware State on Nov. 16 and contributed a crowd-pleasing follow slam in the closing minutes... Pressed into key second-half service at Hartford on Jan. 11 and pulled down three caroms in four minutes... Played season-high 21 minutes off the bench at UMass Lowell and recorded six rebounds and two steals...   Rejected four shots in 16 minutes vs. UNH on Jan. 28... Hauled down a team-leading seven caroms and blocked four shots at Albany on Feb. 15... Hit all three field goal attempts and grabbed a career-high, team-best eight rebounds in America east playoff setback at UNH on March 1... Scored a season-best six points in the contest… Committed only one turnover in 151 minutes of America East play… Finished third in league games with 1.1 blocked shots per outing.

 

2015-16: Blocked a team-high two shots in collegiate debut in the lid-lifter at Wake Forest… Hit 4-of-7 shots at Maui Jim Maui Invitational Regional Games and recorded first collegiate dunk vs. Cal Poly…Made first collegiate start at Bowling Green on Dec. 2 and UMBC went 3-6 in his starts.. Garnered season-bests of 8 points/6 rebounds/28 minutes in AE opener at Albany on Jan. 6… Suffered late-game injury and did not dress in the next two games… Led UMBC in blocked shots and finished tenth in America East with 0.6 per game. 

 

Background: Selected as the team captain and eventually earned squad’s Most Valuable Player award in JFCA’s inaugural season (2014-15)… Squad recovered from a 2-7 start to finish the year at 23-8 against a national schedule… The team mounted a 21-game winning streak… His year was highlighted by a triple-double (21 pts., 18 rebs., 11 blocks) vs. New Faith Christian in December and a tournament Most Valuable Player honor at the Furtah Prep Holiday Tournament… Graduated JFCA with academic honors… Set school record for the shot put as a sophomore at Wakefield-Frisco… One of four siblings… Older sister Riley is a member of the track & field squad at Troy (Ala.) University… Younger brother Jack competed with him on the basketball squad at JFCA in 2014-15… Parents both participated in athletics at the collegiate level- mother Mary competed as a sprinter at Ohio University, while father, Mike, was a goalkeeper for the ice hockey squad at U.S. International University... Considering a major in media and communication studies… An avid read whose favorite book is The Litigators by John Grisham… Lists favorite professional team as the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs.

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 21 14
Games started - -
Minutes 212 151
Minutes per game 10.1 10.8
FG 19-30 11-18
FG Pct 63.3 61.1
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 2-6 1-5
FT Pct 33.3 20.0
Off rebounds 20 13
Def rebounds 36 25
Total rebounds 56 38
Rebounds per game 2.7 2.7
Personal fouls 43 34
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 5 3
Turnovers 6 1
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 3.0
Steals 5 3
Blocks 16 14
Points 40 23
Points per game 1.9 1.6
Points per 40 min 7.5 6.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 11 Hood W, 92-61 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 77-73 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Delaware St. W, 90-68 - 1 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 19 Kennesaw St. W, 93-85 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Navy L, 78-66 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 at Duquesne W, 81-72 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 Messiah W, 98-59 - 8 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 78-70 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 at Richmond L, 78-75 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 Towson L, 73-72 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 Citadel W, 120-111 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 at James Madison W, 62-61 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 at Virginia Tech L, 87-70 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Binghamton W, 85-71 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 Maine W, 75-64 - 1 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 11 at Hartford W, 84-68 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 13 at Vermont L, 81-72 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Albany L, 77-50 - 11 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 22 at UMass Lowell W, 102-86 - 21 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 25 at Stony Brook L, 83-73 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 28 New Hampshire W, 105-103 - 16 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 4
Feb 1 at Binghamton W, 92-74 - 8 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 4
Feb 4 at Maine W, 83-71 - 19 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 9 Hartford L, 84-77 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 12 Vermont L, 77-74 - 13 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 15 at Albany L, 78-69 - 14 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 18 UMass Lowell W, 108-102 - 11 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 22 Stony Brook W, 65-52 - 10 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90 - 11 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65 - 18 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83 - 10 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79 - 15 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 7
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 29 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi L, 79-61 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 11 Hood W, 92-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 77-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Delaware St. W, 90-68 - 1 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 19 Kennesaw St. W, 93-85 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Navy L, 78-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 at Duquesne W, 81-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 Messiah W, 98-59 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 78-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 at Richmond L, 78-75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 Towson L, 73-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 Citadel W, 120-111 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 at James Madison W, 62-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 at Virginia Tech L, 87-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Binghamton W, 85-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 Maine W, 75-64 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 11 at Hartford W, 84-68 - 4 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 13 at Vermont L, 81-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Albany L, 77-50 - 11 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Jan 22 at UMass Lowell W, 102-86 - 21 1 5 6 1 0 - 2 1 4 -
Jan 25 at Stony Brook L, 83-73 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 28 New Hampshire W, 105-103 - 16 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 1 4 4 0
Feb 1 at Binghamton W, 92-74 - 8 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 1 3 -
Feb 4 at Maine W, 83-71 - 19 2 2 4 0 0 - 0 1 3 -
Feb 9 Hartford L, 84-77 - 7 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 12 Vermont L, 77-74 - 13 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 1 2 0
Feb 15 at Albany L, 78-69 - 14 2 5 7 0 0 - 0 4 4 -
Feb 18 UMass Lowell W, 108-102 - 11 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 1 2 0
Feb 22 Stony Brook W, 65-52 - 10 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90 - 11 0 3 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65 - 18 4 4 8 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83 - 10 1 1 2 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79 - 15 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Mar 29 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi L, 79-61 - 5 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 2 1 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 27 9 9.2 0.7-1.3 52.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-1.0 30.8 1.6
2016-17 21 - 10.1 0.9-1.4 63.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.3 33.3 1.9
Total 48 9 9.6 0.8-1.3 57.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.7 31.3 1.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 27 9 248 18-34 52.9 0-0 - 8-26 30.8 44
2016-17 21 - 212 19-30 63.3 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 40
Total 48 9 460 37-64 57.8 0-0 - 10-32 31.3 84
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 27 9 9.2 2.9-5.5 52.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-4.2 30.8 7.1
2016-17 21 - 10.1 3.6-5.7 63.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-1.1 33.3 7.5
Total 48 9 9.6 3.2-5.6 57.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.9-2.8 31.3 7.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 27 9 9.2 0.8 0.8 1.6 2.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.6
2016-17 21 - 10.1 1.0 1.7 2.7 2.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.2 0.8
Total 48 9 9.6 0.9 1.2 2.1 2.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 27 9 248 22 21 43 58 4 3 12 0.3 8 15
2016-17 21 - 212 20 36 56 43 0 5 6 0.8 5 16
Total 48 9 460 42 57 99 101 4 8 18 0.4 13 31
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 27 9 9.2 3.5 3.4 6.9 9.4 0.6 0.5 1.9 0.3 1.3 2.4
2016-17 21 - 10.1 3.8 6.8 10.6 8.1 0.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.9 3.0
Total 48 9 9.6 3.7 5.0 8.6 8.8 0.3 0.7 1.6 0.4 1.1 2.7
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 21 - 10.1 0.9-1.4 63.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.3 33.3 1.9
Conference 14 - 10.8 0.8-1.3 61.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.4 20.0 1.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 - 8.6 0.7-1.3 52.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.5
Away 8 - 12.5 1.2-1.6 76.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.5 25.0 2.6
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 13 - 9.8 1.0-1.7 59.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.3 25.0 2.1
Losses 8 - 10.5 0.8-1.0 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.6
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November 1 - 1.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
December 1 - 8.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 6 - 9.7 0.7-0.8 80.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.3
February 8 - 11.6 0.9-1.6 53.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.5 25.0 1.9
March 5 - 10.4 1.4-1.8 77.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.2 100.0 3.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 21 - 212 19-30 63.3 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 40
Conference 14 - 151 11-18 61.1 0-0 - 1-5 20.0 23
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 - 112 9-17 52.9 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 19
Away 8 - 100 10-13 76.9 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 21
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 13 - 128 13-22 59.1 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 27
Losses 8 - 84 6-8 75.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
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November 1 - 1 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
December 1 - 8 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
January 6 - 58 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 8
February 8 - 93 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 15
March 5 - 52 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 15
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 21 - 10.1 3.6-5.7 63.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-1.1 33.3 7.5
Conference 14 - 10.8 2.9-4.8 61.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-1.3 20.0 6.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 - 8.6 3.2-6.1 52.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.7 50.0 6.8
Away 8 - 12.5 4.0-5.2 76.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-1.6 25.0 8.4
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 13 - 9.8 4.1-6.9 59.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-1.2 25.0 8.4
Losses 8 - 10.5 2.9-3.8 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-1.0 50.0 6.2
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November 1 - 1.0 40.0-40.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 80.0
December 1 - 8.0 0.0-10.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 6 - 9.7 2.8-3.4 80.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.7 0.0 5.5
February 8 - 11.6 3.0-5.6 53.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-1.7 25.0 6.5
March 5 - 10.4 5.4-6.9 77.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-0.8 100.0 11.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 21 - 10.1 1.0 1.7 2.7 2.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.2 0.8
Conference 14 - 10.8 0.9 1.8 2.7 2.4 0.0 0.2 0.1 3.0 0.2 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 - 8.6 0.7 1.0 1.7 1.5 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.7
Away 8 - 12.5 1.4 2.9 4.3 2.9 - 0.4 0.1 3.0 0.4 0.9
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 - 9.8 0.9 1.5 2.4 1.8 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.6
Losses 8 - 10.5 1.0 2.1 3.1 2.4 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.1 1.0
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November 1 - 1.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
December 1 - 8.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
January 6 - 9.7 0.8 1.5 2.3 1.8 0.0 0.3 0.2 2.0 0.5 1.0
February 8 - 11.6 1.0 2.0 3.0 2.9 0.0 0.1 0.0 - 0.0 1.0
March 5 - 10.4 1.2 2.0 3.2 1.8 0.0 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 21 - 212 20 36 56 43 0 5 6 0.8 5 16
Conference 14 - 151 13 25 38 34 0 3 1 3.0 3 14
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 - 112 9 13 22 20 0 2 5 0.4 2 9
Away 8 - 100 11 23 34 23 - 3 1 3.0 3 7
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 - 128 12 19 31 24 0 3 4 0.8 4 8
Losses 8 - 84 8 17 25 19 0 2 2 1.0 1 8
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November 1 - 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
December 1 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
January 6 - 58 5 9 14 11 0 2 1 2.0 3 6
February 8 - 93 8 16 24 23 0 1 0 - 0 8
March 5 - 52 6 10 16 9 0 2 5 0.4 2 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 21 - 10.1 3.8 6.8 10.6 8.1 0.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.9 3.0
Conference 14 - 10.8 3.4 6.6 10.1 9.0 0.0 0.8 0.3 3.0 0.8 3.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 - 8.6 3.2 4.6 7.9 7.1 0.0 0.7 1.8 0.4 0.7 3.2
Away 8 - 12.5 4.4 9.2 13.6 9.2 0.0 1.2 0.4 3.0 1.2 2.8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 - 9.8 3.8 5.9 9.7 7.5 0.0 0.9 1.3 0.8 1.3 2.5
Losses 8 - 10.5 3.8 8.1 11.9 9.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.5 3.8
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November 1 - 1.0 40.0 40.0 80.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
December 1 - 8.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
January 6 - 9.7 3.4 6.2 9.7 7.6 0.0 1.4 0.7 2.0 2.1 4.1
February 8 - 11.6 3.4 6.9 10.3 9.9 0.0 0.4 0.0 - 0.0 3.4
March 5 - 10.4 4.6 7.7 12.3 6.9 0.0 1.5 3.8 0.4 1.5 1.5