2 Nakiah Bell
2 Nakiah Bell
Height: 5-5
Year: R-Senior
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: Incarnate Word
Position: G
gp 26
pts/g 8.6
fg % 33.1
3pt % 33.8
ft % 72.2
reb/g 1.8
a/g 3.0

2018-19: Led the Cougars in scoring with 8.6 points per game ... Tops on the team in assists with 79 ... Completed her collegiate career 41st in scoring with 675 points and fourth all-time in three-pointers made with 160 ... One of four players all-time at SIUE to have multiple seasons of 50 or more three-pointers made in a season ... Connected on 35.5 percent of her shots from three-point range, placing her 10th all-time ... Her 250 career assists are 17th all-time ... 

2017-18: Became the 10th player in school history to pass 100 career three-pointers ... Finished season third in three-pointers made with 31 despite missing 12 games due to an injury ... Helped lead the Cougars to their second-ever NCAA Division I postseason appearance with a first-round game at Central Arkansas ... Averaged 2.0 assists per game ... Recorded first career block at Eastern Illinois ... Ranked in the top 10 all-time at SIUE in three-pointers made (106), three-pointers attempted (291), three-point field goal percentage (.364) and assist average (3.4).

2016-17: Named to Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer team ... Averaged 10.7 points per game ... Recorded 75 three-pointers, the most by a Cougar in the Division I era and second all-time in a singleseason ... Shot 39.9 percent from three-point range ... Led team with 131 assists, tied for the most by a Cougar in the Division I era ... Fifth on all-time assists average list (min. 30 games) with 4.2 per contest ... Played team best 1,109 minutes (35.8 per game) ... Hit five or more three-pointers in a single game four times ... Scored in doubel digits 15 times, including six out of the last seven contests ... Scored season-best 23 points in road victory at Murray State.

2015-16: Redshirt due to NCAA Division I transfer rules.

Previously: Played one season at Iowa State ... Appeared in 28 games for the Cyclones and earned one starting assignment ... Averaged 1.2 points and 1.3 assists per game while recording a 2.3 assist-to-turnover ratio ... Scored a season-high eight points and seven assists against Howard.

Prep: Ranked a top 100 prospect by ProspectsNation.com after averaging double figures in three out of four seasons at Incarnate Word ... Scored 1,200 career points and helped Incarnate Word to three state championships and a third-place finish with a combined 114-11 record ... First team All-State selection as a junior and a senior ... Named an honorable mention All-American by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association as a senior ... Led Incarnate Word to a perfect 31-0 season ... Daughter of Gerald and Shatonia Bell.

Recent Games
Feb 14 Eastern Illinois W, 78-62
Feb 16 UT Martin L, 75-48
Feb 21 at Tennessee State W, 66-55
Feb 23 at Belmont L, 87-54
Feb 28 Tennessee Tech W, 63-61
Mar 2 Jacksonville State L, 68-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 15
Games started 12 9
Minutes 807 481
Minutes per game 31.0 32.1
FG 78-236 44-135
FG Pct 33.1 32.6
3PT 54-160 33-101
3PT Pct 33.8 32.7
FT 13-18 4-8
FT Pct 72.2 50.0
Off rebounds 5 3
Def rebounds 43 25
Total rebounds 48 28
Rebounds per game 1.8 1.9
Personal fouls 30 14
Disqualifications - -
Assists 79 47
Turnovers 44 30
Assist to turnover ratio 1.8 1.6
Steals 22 10
Blocks 2 1
Points 223 125
Points per game 8.6 8.3
Points per 40 min 11.1 10.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Illinois Wesleyan W, 81-71 - 28 4-10 40.0 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 11
Nov 11 Illinois State W, 68-61 - 26 4-10 40.0 3-4 75.0 2-2 100.0 13
Nov 14 at Evansville W, 54-45 - 25 2-7 28.6 0-4 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Nov 19 at Missouri L, 59-36 1 35 1-7 14.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Nov 24 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 57-49 - 32 0-7 0.0 0-5 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Dec 1 at Saint Louis L, 63-56 - 18 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 6 at Loyola L, 56-43 - 36 7-16 43.8 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 16
Dec 8 at Chicago State W, 82-66 1 34 5-13 38.5 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 12
Dec 15 at Illinois L, 74-57 1 34 6-15 40.0 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 17
Dec 20 at Kansas City L, 80-75 - 29 4-8 50.0 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 12
Dec 21 vs. Missouri State L, 68-65 - 29 3-9 33.3 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
Dec 30 McKendree W, 64-63 - 28 1-7 14.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 3 Southeast Missouri L, 62-52 - 34 6-14 42.9 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 14
Jan 5 at Eastern Illinois W, 65-56 1 36 4-12 33.3 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 11
Jan 10 at Tennessee Tech L, 79-55 1 29 1-7 14.3 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 3
Jan 12 at Jacksonville State W, 51-47 - 35 5-12 41.7 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 13
Jan 17 Austin Peay W, 69-68 - 25 0-5 0.0 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 19 Murray State W, 71-54 - 28 6-14 42.9 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 17
Jan 24 at Southeast Missouri L, 63-58 - 28 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 26 at UT Martin L, 68-55 1 37 3-13 23.1 2-10 20.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 31 Morehead State L, 73-67 1 39 1-9 11.1 1-6 16.7 2-2 100.0 5
Feb 2 Eastern Kentucky W, 74-55 1 25 2-5 40.0 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 7
Feb 7 at Austin Peay L, 77-65 1 33 3-7 42.9 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 9
Feb 9 at Murray State L, 81-75 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Eastern Illinois W, 78-62 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 UT Martin L, 75-48 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Tennessee State W, 66-55 - 30 6-7 85.7 5-6 83.3 1-1 100.0 18
Feb 23 at Belmont L, 87-54 1 29 1-6 16.7 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 28 Tennessee Tech W, 63-61 1 34 2-10 20.0 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 5
Mar 2 Jacksonville State L, 68-61 1 39 3-9 33.3 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 9
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Illinois Wesleyan W, 81-71 - 28 1 1 2 5 1 5.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 11 Illinois State W, 68-61 - 26 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 2 0 0 -
Nov 14 at Evansville W, 54-45 - 25 0 2 2 2 0 - 2 0 1 -
Nov 19 at Missouri L, 59-36 1 35 1 0 1 4 4 1.0 1 0 0 -
Nov 24 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 57-49 - 32 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 3 0 3 -
Dec 1 at Saint Louis L, 63-56 - 18 0 1 1 3 0 - 0 0 2 -
Dec 6 at Loyola L, 56-43 - 36 0 2 2 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 8 at Chicago State W, 82-66 1 34 0 1 1 5 1 5.0 1 1 1 -
Dec 15 at Illinois L, 74-57 1 34 0 2 2 4 2 2.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 20 at Kansas City L, 80-75 - 29 0 1 1 3 0 - 0 0 2 -
Dec 21 vs. Missouri State L, 68-65 - 29 0 4 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 4 -
Dec 30 McKendree W, 64-63 - 28 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 3 Southeast Missouri L, 62-52 - 34 1 1 2 1 5 0.2 1 0 1 -
Jan 5 at Eastern Illinois W, 65-56 1 36 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 -
Jan 10 at Tennessee Tech L, 79-55 1 29 0 1 1 4 1 4.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 12 at Jacksonville State W, 51-47 - 35 0 4 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 17 Austin Peay W, 69-68 - 25 0 0 0 7 2 3.5 1 0 1 -
Jan 19 Murray State W, 71-54 - 28 1 1 2 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 24 at Southeast Missouri L, 63-58 - 28 1 1 2 3 2 1.5 2 0 2 -
Jan 26 at UT Martin L, 68-55 1 37 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 1 1 0 -
Jan 31 Morehead State L, 73-67 1 39 0 1 1 5 4 1.3 0 0 2 -
Feb 2 Eastern Kentucky W, 74-55 1 25 0 2 2 7 1 7.0 2 0 0 -
Feb 7 at Austin Peay L, 77-65 1 33 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 9 at Murray State L, 81-75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Eastern Illinois W, 78-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 UT Martin L, 75-48 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Tennessee State W, 66-55 - 30 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 -
Feb 23 at Belmont L, 87-54 1 29 0 2 2 4 2 2.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 28 Tennessee Tech W, 63-61 1 34 0 2 2 7 2 3.5 0 0 0 -
Mar 2 Jacksonville State L, 68-61 1 39 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2016-17 31 28 35.8 3.9-10.3 38.2 2.4-6.1 39.9 0.4-0.9 46.4 10.7
2017-18 20 7 22.4 2.1-7.2 29.0 1.6-5.2 30.1 0.2-0.3 83.3 6.0
2018-19 26 12 31.0 3.0-9.1 33.1 2.1-6.2 33.8 0.5-0.7 72.2 8.6
Total 77 47 30.7 3.1-9.1 34.6 2.1-5.9 35.5 0.4-0.7 59.6 8.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2016-17 31 28 1109 122-319 38.2 75-188 39.9 13-28 46.4 332
2017-18 20 7 448 42-145 29.0 31-103 30.1 5-6 83.3 120
2018-19 26 12 807 78-236 33.1 54-160 33.8 13-18 72.2 223
Total 77 47 2364 242-700 34.6 160-451 35.5 31-52 59.6 675
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2016-17 31 28 35.8 4.4-11.5 38.2 2.7-6.8 39.9 0.5-1.0 46.4 12.0
2017-18 20 7 22.4 3.8-12.9 29.0 2.8-9.2 30.1 0.4-0.5 83.3 10.7
2018-19 26 12 31.0 3.9-11.7 33.1 2.7-7.9 33.8 0.6-0.9 72.2 11.1
Total 77 47 30.7 4.1-11.8 34.6 2.7-7.6 35.5 0.5-0.9 59.6 11.4
  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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 31 28 35.8 0.2 1.8 2.1 1.3 0.0 4.2 2.3 1.9 0.7 0.0
2017-18 20 7 22.4 0.1 0.8 1.0 1.1 0.0 2.0 0.8 2.4 0.4 0.1
2018-19 26 12 31.0 0.2 1.7 1.8 1.2 - 3.0 1.7 1.8 0.8 0.1
Total 77 47 30.7 0.2 1.5 1.7 1.2 0.0 3.2 1.7 1.9 0.7 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 31 28 1109 7 57 64 39 0 131 70 1.9 23 0
2017-18 20 7 448 3 17 20 21 0 40 17 2.4 8 1
2018-19 26 12 807 5 43 48 30 - 79 44 1.8 22 2
Total 77 47 2364 15 117 132 90 0 250 131 1.9 53 3
  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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 31 28 35.8 0.3 2.1 2.3 1.4 0.0 4.7 2.5 1.9 0.8 0.0
2017-18 20 7 22.4 0.3 1.5 1.8 1.9 0.0 3.6 1.5 2.4 0.7 0.1
2018-19 26 12 31.0 0.2 2.1 2.4 1.5 0.0 3.9 2.2 1.8 1.1 0.1
Total 77 47 30.7 0.3 2.0 2.2 1.5 0.0 4.2 2.2 1.9 0.9 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 12 31.0 3.0-9.1 33.1 2.1-6.2 33.8 0.5-0.7 72.2 8.6
Conference 15 9 32.1 2.9-9.0 32.6 2.2-6.7 32.7 0.3-0.5 50.0 8.3
Exhibition 1 - 28.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 3.0-9.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 11.0
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Home 9 4 30.9 2.8-9.2 30.1 2.0-6.2 32.1 0.6-1.0 55.6 8.1
Away 16 8 31.3 3.1-9.0 34.7 2.1-6.1 34.7 0.5-0.6 88.9 8.9
Neutral 1 - 29.0 3.0-9.0 33.3 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 8.0
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Wins 12 4 29.8 3.1-9.1 33.9 2.1-5.9 35.2 0.9-1.3 68.8 9.2
Losses 14 8 32.1 2.9-9.1 32.3 2.1-6.4 32.6 0.1-0.1 100.0 8.1
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November 4 1 29.5 1.8-7.8 22.6 1.0-4.0 25.0 2.2-2.5 90.0 6.8
December 7 2 29.7 3.9-10.0 38.6 2.4-6.1 39.5 0.0-0.0 - 10.1
January 9 4 32.3 3.0-10.1 29.7 2.0-7.3 27.3 0.2-0.2 100.0 8.2
February 5 4 30.2 2.8-7.0 40.0 2.4-5.4 44.4 0.4-1.2 33.3 8.4
March 1 1 39.0 3.0-9.0 33.3 3.0-8.0 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 9.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 12 807 78-236 33.1 54-160 33.8 13-18 72.2 223
Conference 15 9 481 44-135 32.6 33-101 32.7 4-8 50.0 125
Exhibition 1 - 28 4-10 40.0 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 11
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Home 9 4 278 25-83 30.1 18-56 32.1 5-9 55.6 73
Away 16 8 500 50-144 34.7 34-98 34.7 8-9 88.9 142
Neutral 1 - 29 3-9 33.3 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
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Wins 12 4 358 37-109 33.9 25-71 35.2 11-16 68.8 110
Losses 14 8 449 41-127 32.3 29-89 32.6 2-2 100.0 113
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November 4 1 118 7-31 22.6 4-16 25.0 9-10 90.0 27
December 7 2 208 27-70 38.6 17-43 39.5 0-0 - 71
January 9 4 291 27-91 29.7 18-66 27.3 2-2 100.0 74
February 5 4 151 14-35 40.0 12-27 44.4 2-6 33.3 42
March 1 1 39 3-9 33.3 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 9
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 12 31.0 3.9-11.7 33.1 2.7-7.9 33.8 0.6-0.9 72.2 11.1
Conference 15 9 32.1 3.7-11.2 32.6 2.7-8.4 32.7 0.3-0.7 50.0 10.4
Exhibition 1 - 28.0 5.7-14.3 40.0 4.3-12.9 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 15.7
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Home 9 4 30.9 3.6-11.9 30.1 2.6-8.1 32.1 0.7-1.3 55.6 10.5
Away 16 8 31.3 4.0-11.5 34.7 2.7-7.8 34.7 0.6-0.7 88.9 11.4
Neutral 1 - 29.0 4.1-12.4 33.3 2.8-8.3 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 11.0
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Wins 12 4 29.8 4.1-12.2 33.9 2.8-7.9 35.2 1.2-1.8 68.8 12.3
Losses 14 8 32.1 3.7-11.3 32.3 2.6-7.9 32.6 0.2-0.2 100.0 10.1
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November 4 1 29.5 2.4-10.5 22.6 1.4-5.4 25.0 3.1-3.4 90.0 9.2
December 7 2 29.7 5.2-13.5 38.6 3.3-8.3 39.5 0.0-0.0 - 13.7
January 9 4 32.3 3.7-12.5 29.7 2.5-9.1 27.3 0.3-0.3 100.0 10.2
February 5 4 30.2 3.7-9.3 40.0 3.2-7.2 44.4 0.5-1.6 33.3 11.1
March 1 1 39.0 3.1-9.2 33.3 3.1-8.2 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 9.2
  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 12 31.0 0.2 1.7 1.8 1.2 - 3.0 1.7 1.8 0.8 0.1
Conference 15 9 32.1 0.2 1.7 1.9 0.9 - 3.1 2.0 1.6 0.7 0.1
Exhibition 1 - 28.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 - 5.0 1.0 5.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 9 4 30.9 0.2 1.3 1.6 0.7 - 3.8 1.9 2.0 0.8 0.0
Away 16 8 31.3 0.2 1.7 1.9 1.3 - 2.8 1.6 1.8 0.9 0.1
Neutral 1 - 29.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.0 0.0
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Wins 12 4 29.8 0.2 1.8 1.9 0.7 - 3.4 1.2 2.9 1.2 0.1
Losses 14 8 32.1 0.2 1.6 1.8 1.6 - 2.7 2.1 1.3 0.6 0.1
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November 4 1 29.5 0.5 1.3 1.8 1.0 - 2.8 1.5 1.8 2.0 0.0
December 7 2 29.7 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.7 - 3.0 1.1 2.6 0.6 0.1
January 9 4 32.3 0.3 1.4 1.8 1.0 - 2.8 2.1 1.3 0.8 0.1
February 5 4 30.2 0.0 2.0 2.0 0.6 - 4.4 2.0 2.2 0.6 0.0
March 1 1 39.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 12 807 5 43 48 30 - 79 44 1.8 22 2
Conference 15 9 481 3 25 28 14 - 47 30 1.6 10 1
Exhibition 1 - 28 1 1 2 1 - 5 1 5.0 0 0
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Home 9 4 278 2 12 14 6 - 34 17 2.0 7 0
Away 16 8 500 3 27 30 20 - 44 25 1.8 14 2
Neutral 1 - 29 0 4 4 4 - 1 2 0.5 1 0
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Wins 12 4 358 2 21 23 8 - 41 14 2.9 14 1
Losses 14 8 449 3 22 25 22 - 38 30 1.3 8 1
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November 4 1 118 2 5 7 4 - 11 6 1.8 8 0
December 7 2 208 0 13 13 12 - 21 8 2.6 4 1
January 9 4 291 3 13 16 9 - 25 19 1.3 7 1
February 5 4 151 0 10 10 3 - 22 10 2.2 3 0
March 1 1 39 0 2 2 2 - 0 1 0.0 0 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 12 31.0 0.2 2.1 2.4 1.5 0.0 3.9 2.2 1.8 1.1 0.1
Conference 15 9 32.1 0.2 2.1 2.3 1.2 0.0 3.9 2.5 1.6 0.8 0.1
Exhibition 1 - 28.0 1.4 1.4 2.9 1.4 0.0 7.1 1.4 5.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 9 4 30.9 0.3 1.7 2.0 0.9 0.0 4.9 2.4 2.0 1.0 0.0
Away 16 8 31.3 0.2 2.2 2.4 1.6 0.0 3.5 2.0 1.8 1.1 0.2
Neutral 1 - 29.0 0.0 5.5 5.5 5.5 0.0 1.4 2.8 0.5 1.4 0.0
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Wins 12 4 29.8 0.2 2.3 2.6 0.9 0.0 4.6 1.6 2.9 1.6 0.1
Losses 14 8 32.1 0.3 2.0 2.2 2.0 0.0 3.4 2.7 1.3 0.7 0.1
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November 4 1 29.5 0.7 1.7 2.4 1.4 0.0 3.7 2.0 1.8 2.7 0.0
December 7 2 29.7 0.0 2.5 2.5 2.3 0.0 4.0 1.5 2.6 0.8 0.2
January 9 4 32.3 0.4 1.8 2.2 1.2 0.0 3.4 2.6 1.3 1.0 0.1
February 5 4 30.2 0.0 2.6 2.6 0.8 0.0 5.8 2.6 2.2 0.8 0.0
March 1 1 39.0 0.0 2.1 2.1 2.1 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0