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22 Justin Benton
22 Justin Benton
Height: 6-4
Weight: 195
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
High School: Houston HS
Position: G
gp 26
pts/g 6.5
fg % 44.9
3pt % 48.1
ft % 67.6
reb/g 2.1
a/g 2.7

2017-18: Sixth on the team in scoring at 6.5 points per game...Led the team in minutes per game at 28.8 in 26 games...Made 19 starts...Scored in double figures 11 times...Scored a career-high 17 points against Tennesse State 1/13...Did not miss a shot in the game, going 6-6 from the field, 4-4 from three-point range and 1-1 at the free throw line...Second on th team with 70 total assists...Averaged 2.7 assists per game...Finished the year with a 1.7 assist-to-turnover ratio...Averaged 2.1 rebounds per game...Grabbed a career-high six rebounds 12/28 at Austin Peay.

2016-17: Appeared in 27 games off the bench as a true freshman...Averaged 1.7 points per game...Scored a career-best 11 points at Green Bay 12/19...Pulled in two rebounds nine different times...Finished fourth on the team in total assists with 41 (1.5 per game)...Dished out a career-best eight assists 1/28 at Eastern Illinois.

High School: Averaged 15 points and five assists per game as a junior...Connected on 52 percent of his shots from the field, while knocking down 83 percent of his free throw attempts.

Recent Games
Feb 10 Murray State L, 75-66
Feb 15 at UT Martin W, 70-69
Feb 17 at Southeast Missouri L, 79-74
Feb 22 Austin Peay L, 86-82
Feb 24 at Eastern Illinois L, 68-56
Feb 28 vs. Tennessee Tech L, 60-51
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 18
Games started 19 18
Minutes 749 535
Minutes per game 28.8 29.7
FG 61-136 38-86
FG Pct 44.9 44.2
3PT 25-52 21-40
3PT Pct 48.1 52.5
FT 23-34 15-24
FT Pct 67.6 62.5
Off rebounds 14 9
Def rebounds 41 26
Total rebounds 55 35
Rebounds per game 2.1 1.9
Personal fouls 61 39
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 70 45
Turnovers 42 30
Assist to turnover ratio 1.7 1.5
Steals 15 13
Blocks 1 1
Points 170 112
Points per game 6.5 6.2
Points per 40 min 9.1 8.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Brescia W, 95-75 1 23 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 10 at Purdue L, 105-74 - 30 7-13 53.8 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 15
Nov 15 Valparaiso L, 94-69 - 31 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 8
Nov 18 at Stetson W, 80-76 - 30 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 22 Western Illinois L, 69-67 - 23 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 25 at Creighton L, 103-66 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at SIU Carbondale L, 86-59 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Purdue Fort Wayne L, 86-71 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 at IUPUI W, 82-81 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 South Alabama W, 76-75 - 23 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Dec 19 Chicago State W, 88-76 - 18 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 22 at Central Michigan L, 70-52 - 27 4-6 66.7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 10
Dec 28 at Austin Peay L, 78-58 1 35 5-9 55.6 2-2 100.0 2-4 50.0 14
Dec 30 at Murray State L, 87-63 1 17 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 2
Jan 4 at Eastern Kentucky W, 85-82 1 31 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 6 at Morehead State W, 70-65 1 14 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 11 Belmont L, 76-61 1 32 4-9 44.4 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 10
Jan 13 Tennessee State W, 82-79 1 37 6-6 100.0 4-4 100.0 1-1 100.0 17
Jan 18 Southeast Missouri L, 86-74 1 37 3-6 50.0 3-6 50.0 1-3 33.3 10
Jan 20 UT Martin L, 70-69 1 30 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 25 at Tennessee State L, 85-57 1 26 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 27 at Belmont L, 83-72 1 28 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 1 Tennessee Tech L, 68-67 1 34 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 1-3 33.3 6
Feb 3 Jacksonville State W, 75-67 1 30 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Feb 8 Eastern Illinois L, 78-74 1 33 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 10 Murray State L, 75-66 1 19 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 15 at UT Martin W, 70-69 1 28 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 3-3 100.0 6
Feb 17 at Southeast Missouri L, 79-74 1 36 4-6 66.7 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 11
Feb 22 Austin Peay L, 86-82 1 38 2-6 33.3 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Feb 24 at Eastern Illinois L, 68-56 1 30 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 28 vs. Tennessee Tech L, 60-51 1 32 4-5 80.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 9
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Brescia W, 95-75 1 23 0 1 1 10 1 10.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 10 at Purdue L, 105-74 - 30 1 0 1 6 1 6.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 15 Valparaiso L, 94-69 - 31 1 3 4 5 2 2.5 0 0 4 -
Nov 18 at Stetson W, 80-76 - 30 0 2 2 4 1 4.0 0 0 4 0
Nov 22 Western Illinois L, 69-67 - 23 0 5 5 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 25 at Creighton L, 103-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at SIU Carbondale L, 86-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Purdue Fort Wayne L, 86-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 at IUPUI W, 82-81 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 South Alabama W, 76-75 - 23 0 1 1 2 3 0.7 0 0 4 -
Dec 19 Chicago State W, 88-76 - 18 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 22 at Central Michigan L, 70-52 - 27 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 28 at Austin Peay L, 78-58 1 35 3 3 6 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 -
Dec 30 at Murray State L, 87-63 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Jan 4 at Eastern Kentucky W, 85-82 1 31 1 2 3 5 4 1.3 1 0 0 -
Jan 6 at Morehead State W, 70-65 1 14 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 11 Belmont L, 76-61 1 32 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 3 0 4 -
Jan 13 Tennessee State W, 82-79 1 37 0 3 3 4 5 0.8 0 0 2 -
Jan 18 Southeast Missouri L, 86-74 1 37 1 1 2 5 2 2.5 0 1 2 -
Jan 20 UT Martin L, 70-69 1 30 0 1 1 5 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 25 at Tennessee State L, 85-57 1 26 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 27 at Belmont L, 83-72 1 28 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 1 Tennessee Tech L, 68-67 1 34 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 3 Jacksonville State W, 75-67 1 30 1 1 2 4 2 2.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 8 Eastern Illinois L, 78-74 1 33 1 1 2 4 1 4.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 10 Murray State L, 75-66 1 19 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 0 0 5 1
Feb 15 at UT Martin W, 70-69 1 28 1 0 1 3 3 1.0 2 0 4 -
Feb 17 at Southeast Missouri L, 79-74 1 36 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 3 0 4 -
Feb 22 Austin Peay L, 86-82 1 38 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 24 at Eastern Illinois L, 68-56 1 30 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 28 vs. Tennessee Tech L, 60-51 1 32 1 3 4 4 1 4.0 1 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 27 - 14.2 0.6-2.4 24.2 0.2-1.1 16.7 0.3-0.5 69.2 1.7
2017-18 26 19 28.8 2.3-5.2 44.9 1.0-2.0 48.1 0.9-1.3 67.6 6.5
Total 53 19 21.4 1.5-3.8 38.1 0.6-1.5 36.6 0.6-0.9 68.1 4.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 27 - 384 16-66 24.2 5-30 16.7 9-13 69.2 46
2017-18 26 19 749 61-136 44.9 25-52 48.1 23-34 67.6 170
Total 53 19 1133 77-202 38.1 30-82 36.6 32-47 68.1 216
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 27 - 14.2 1.7-6.9 24.2 0.5-3.1 16.7 0.9-1.4 69.2 4.8
2017-18 26 19 28.8 3.3-7.3 44.9 1.3-2.8 48.1 1.2-1.8 67.6 9.1
Total 53 19 21.4 2.7-7.1 38.1 1.1-2.9 36.6 1.1-1.7 68.1 7.6
  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 27 - 14.2 0.3 0.7 1.0 1.8 0.0 1.5 1.0 1.5 0.1 0.1
2017-18 26 19 28.8 0.5 1.6 2.1 2.3 0.0 2.7 1.6 1.7 0.6 0.0
Total 53 19 21.4 0.4 1.1 1.5 2.1 0.0 2.1 1.3 1.6 0.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 27 - 384 7 19 26 48 1 41 28 1.5 4 3
2017-18 26 19 749 14 41 55 61 1 70 42 1.7 15 1
Total 53 19 1133 21 60 81 109 2 111 70 1.6 19 4
  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 27 - 14.2 0.7 2.0 2.7 5.0 0.1 4.3 2.9 1.5 0.4 0.3
2017-18 26 19 28.8 0.7 2.2 2.9 3.3 0.1 3.7 2.2 1.7 0.8 0.1
Total 53 19 21.4 0.7 2.1 2.9 3.8 0.1 3.9 2.5 1.6 0.7 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 19 28.8 2.3-5.2 44.9 1.0-2.0 48.1 0.9-1.3 67.6 6.5
Conference 18 18 29.7 2.1-4.8 44.2 1.2-2.2 52.5 0.8-1.3 62.5 6.2
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 1.0-5.0 20.0 1.0-4.0 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
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Home 13 9 29.6 2.2-5.0 44.6 1.1-2.2 50.0 0.9-1.5 63.2 6.5
Away 12 9 27.7 2.3-5.5 42.4 0.8-1.8 45.5 0.9-1.2 73.3 6.4
Neutral 1 1 32.0 4.0-5.0 80.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 9.0
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Wins 8 5 26.4 1.6-4.2 38.2 0.8-1.4 54.5 1.9-2.0 93.8 5.9
Losses 18 14 29.9 2.7-5.7 47.1 1.1-2.3 46.3 0.4-1.0 44.4 6.8
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November 4 - 28.5 3.2-8.0 40.6 0.2-1.5 16.7 1.0-1.5 66.7 7.8
December 5 2 24.0 2.4-4.8 50.0 0.8-1.4 57.1 1.2-2.0 60.0 6.8
January 8 8 29.4 2.2-4.6 48.6 1.2-2.4 52.6 0.8-1.0 75.0 6.5
February 9 9 31.1 2.0-4.8 41.9 1.1-2.2 50.0 0.8-1.1 70.0 5.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 19 749 61-136 44.9 25-52 48.1 23-34 67.6 170
Conference 18 18 535 38-86 44.2 21-40 52.5 15-24 62.5 112
Exhibition 1 1 23 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
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Home 13 9 385 29-65 44.6 14-28 50.0 12-19 63.2 84
Away 12 9 332 28-66 42.4 10-22 45.5 11-15 73.3 77
Neutral 1 1 32 4-5 80.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 9
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Wins 8 5 211 13-34 38.2 6-11 54.5 15-16 93.8 47
Losses 18 14 538 48-102 47.1 19-41 46.3 8-18 44.4 123
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November 4 - 114 13-32 40.6 1-6 16.7 4-6 66.7 31
December 5 2 120 12-24 50.0 4-7 57.1 6-10 60.0 34
January 8 8 235 18-37 48.6 10-19 52.6 6-8 75.0 52
February 9 9 280 18-43 41.9 10-20 50.0 7-10 70.0 53
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 19 28.8 3.3-7.3 44.9 1.3-2.8 48.1 1.2-1.8 67.6 9.1
Conference 18 18 29.7 2.8-6.4 44.2 1.6-3.0 52.5 1.1-1.8 62.5 8.4
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 1.7-8.7 20.0 1.7-7.0 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.2
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Home 13 9 29.6 3.0-6.8 44.6 1.5-2.9 50.0 1.2-2.0 63.2 8.7
Away 12 9 27.7 3.4-8.0 42.4 1.2-2.7 45.5 1.3-1.8 73.3 9.3
Neutral 1 1 32.0 5.0-6.2 80.0 1.2-2.5 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 11.3
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Wins 8 5 26.4 2.5-6.4 38.2 1.1-2.1 54.5 2.8-3.0 93.8 8.9
Losses 18 14 29.9 3.6-7.6 47.1 1.4-3.0 46.3 0.6-1.3 44.4 9.1
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November 4 - 28.5 4.6-11.2 40.6 0.4-2.1 16.7 1.4-2.1 66.7 10.9
December 5 2 24.0 4.0-8.0 50.0 1.3-2.3 57.1 2.0-3.3 60.0 11.3
January 8 8 29.4 3.1-6.3 48.6 1.7-3.2 52.6 1.0-1.4 75.0 8.9
February 9 9 31.1 2.6-6.1 41.9 1.4-2.9 50.0 1.0-1.4 70.0 7.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 19 28.8 0.5 1.6 2.1 2.3 0.0 2.7 1.6 1.7 0.6 0.0
Conference 18 18 29.7 0.5 1.4 1.9 2.2 0.1 2.5 1.7 1.5 0.7 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 3.0 - 10.0 1.0 10.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 13 9 29.6 0.4 1.7 2.1 2.6 0.1 3.2 1.8 1.8 0.4 0.1
Away 12 9 27.7 0.7 1.3 2.0 2.1 0.0 2.0 1.5 1.3 0.8 0.0
Neutral 1 1 32.0 1.0 3.0 4.0 2.0 - 4.0 1.0 4.0 1.0 0.0
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Wins 8 5 26.4 0.5 1.4 1.9 2.8 0.0 3.0 2.5 1.2 0.5 0.0
Losses 18 14 29.9 0.6 1.7 2.2 2.2 0.1 2.6 1.2 2.1 0.6 0.1
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November 4 - 28.5 0.5 2.5 3.0 2.8 0.0 4.3 1.3 3.4 0.0 0.0
December 5 2 24.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 2.4 - 1.0 1.6 0.6 0.6 0.0
January 8 8 29.4 0.4 1.6 2.0 1.6 - 3.0 1.8 1.7 0.5 0.1
February 9 9 31.1 0.4 1.4 1.9 2.8 0.1 2.7 1.7 1.6 0.9 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 19 749 14 41 55 61 1 70 42 1.7 15 1
Conference 18 18 535 9 26 35 39 1 45 30 1.5 13 1
Exhibition 1 1 23 0 1 1 3 - 10 1 10.0 0 0
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Home 13 9 385 5 22 27 34 1 42 23 1.8 5 1
Away 12 9 332 8 16 24 25 0 24 18 1.3 9 0
Neutral 1 1 32 1 3 4 2 - 4 1 4.0 1 0
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Wins 8 5 211 4 11 15 22 0 24 20 1.2 4 0
Losses 18 14 538 10 30 40 39 1 46 22 2.1 11 1
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November 4 - 114 2 10 12 11 0 17 5 3.4 0 0
December 5 2 120 5 5 10 12 - 5 8 0.6 3 0
January 8 8 235 3 13 16 13 - 24 14 1.7 4 1
February 9 9 280 4 13 17 25 1 24 15 1.6 8 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 26 19 28.8 0.7 2.2 2.9 3.3 0.1 3.7 2.2 1.7 0.8 0.1
Conference 18 18 29.7 0.7 1.9 2.6 2.9 0.1 3.4 2.2 1.5 1.0 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 0.0 1.7 1.7 5.2 0.0 17.4 1.7 10.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 13 9 29.6 0.5 2.3 2.8 3.5 0.1 4.4 2.4 1.8 0.5 0.1
Away 12 9 27.7 1.0 1.9 2.9 3.0 0.0 2.9 2.2 1.3 1.1 0.0
Neutral 1 1 32.0 1.3 3.8 5.0 2.5 0.0 5.0 1.3 4.0 1.3 0.0
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Wins 8 5 26.4 0.8 2.1 2.8 4.2 0.0 4.5 3.8 1.2 0.8 0.0
Losses 18 14 29.9 0.7 2.2 3.0 2.9 0.1 3.4 1.6 2.1 0.8 0.1
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November 4 - 28.5 0.7 3.5 4.2 3.9 0.0 6.0 1.8 3.4 0.0 0.0
December 5 2 24.0 1.7 1.7 3.3 4.0 0.0 1.7 2.7 0.6 1.0 0.0
January 8 8 29.4 0.5 2.2 2.7 2.2 0.0 4.1 2.4 1.7 0.7 0.2
February 9 9 31.1 0.6 1.9 2.4 3.6 0.1 3.4 2.1 1.6 1.1 0.0