1 Maurice Howard
1 Maurice Howard
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Saluda, S.C.
High School: Saluda High School
Position: G
gp 28
pts/g 7.2
fg % 39.8
3pt % 25.0
ft % 68.1
reb/g 4.1
a/g 3.9

2016-17
Started all 29 games ... Poured in a season-high 22 points in 98-91 overtime win over Coker on Feb. 4 ... Equaled a school record with his 14-of-14 performance from the free throw line versus the Cobras ... Handed out career-high eight assists in the regular-season finale against Wingate ... Led the team and tied for 7th in the conference with 3.55 assists per game ... Second on the squad with 75.8% free throw shooting ... Third on the team with 9.2 points per game ... Third on the team with 4.1 rebounds per contest ... Led the team in scoring twice ... Paced the squad in assists on 18 occasions ... Equaled career-high nine rebounds in home loss to Wingate in late February ... Reached double-figure scoring in 13 games ... Equaled career-high with five steals in the Feb. 4 win over Coker.

2015-16
Played in 27 games, while starting 26 contests … Second on the squad with 11.8 points per game … Led the team and ranked fifth in the conference by dishing out 3.85 assists per game … Shot 40.7 percent from the field, including 34.8% from beyond the arc … Led the team and ranked third in the SAC with 88.2 percent shooting from the free throw line … Second on the team with 4.5 rebounds per contest … Reached double-figure scoring 17 times during the season … Led the team in scoring on four occasions … Scored a career-best 23 points at Newberry in mid-December … Pulled down a career-high nine rebounds vs. Brevard in early January … Logged a career-high 40 minutes at Lincoln Memorial in mid-January.   

2014-15
Saw action in all 28 games, while starting two … Named to South Atlantic Conference All-Freshman Team … Scored then career-high 14 points at Mars Hill (2/11/15) … Handed out a then career-high six assists in 27 minutes in setback at Coker (1/10/15) and equaled career-best with six assists in home win over the Cobras (2/21/15) … Grabbed then career-best five rebounds at Mars Hill (2/11/15) … Was a perfect 10-of-10 from charity stripe in home win over Carson-Newman (2/18/15) … Connected on 17 straight free throws during the season … Handed out at least one assist in first 27 games of the season … Reached double figure scoring three times … Ranked 15th in the South Atlantic Conference with 2.4 assists per game … Ranked 17th in the conference with 1.1 steals per game.     

High School
Career 1,000-point performer … Averaged 20.1 points, 7.1 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 4.0 steals per contest during his senior campaign … Helped lead the Tigers to a 14-8 record his senior season season … Named the team’s MVP for the final three seasons … Named the 2014 Region 2-AA Player of the Year … Earned South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association (SCBCA) Region AA All-State Team recognition in both 2013 and 2014 … Was a 2014 Preseason Top 5 Region AA honoree … Named to the All-Lakelands Team as a sophomore, junior and senior.

Personal
Born on June 12, 1995 … Son of Kimberly Quattlebaum and Murice Howard … Majoring in physical education.

Recent Games
Feb 10 at Newberry L, 88-84
Feb 14 at Mars Hill W, 75-69
Feb 17 at Wingate W, 76-71
Feb 21 Tusculum W, 81-64
Feb 24 Coker L, 82-76
Feb 28 at Lincoln Memorial L, 90-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 19
Games started 28 19
Minutes 799 554
Minutes per game 28.5 29.2
FG 72-181 51-121
FG Pct 39.8 42.1
3PT 10-40 4-22
3PT Pct 25.0 18.2
FT 47-69 34-47
FT Pct 68.1 72.3
Off rebounds 20 15
Def rebounds 96 68
Total rebounds 116 83
Rebounds per game 4.1 4.4
Personal fouls 85 56
Disqualifications 4 3
Assists 108 76
Turnovers 98 72
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.1
Steals 29 23
Blocks 3 3
Points 201 140
Points per game 7.2 7.4
Points per 40 min 10.1 10.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Southern Wesleyan W, 92-75 1 22 4-7 57.1 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 11
Nov 11 Lander L, 80-71 1 22 4-7 57.1 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 9
Nov 15 Limestone L, 80-71 1 33 2-11 18.2 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Nov 18 at Erskine L, 48-45 1 35 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Nov 21 USC Aiken L, 88-85 1 13 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-6 50.0 3
Nov 28 at Johnson C. Smith L, 72-69 1 32 3-10 30.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 30 at Southern Wesleyan W, 67-50 1 28 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Dec 2 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 80-73 1 36 7-12 58.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 15
Dec 6 Carson-Newman L, 81-65 1 21 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 9 Queens (N.C.) L, 90-79 1 34 5-9 55.6 0-2 0.0 3-3 100.0 13
Dec 13 Newberry W, 81-79 1 32 6-9 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 13
Dec 16 at Catawba W, 76-67 1 21 1-4 25.0 1-1 100.0 7-8 87.5 10
Dec 30 at Lees-McRae L, 105-99 1 30 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 6-8 75.0 13
Jan 3 at Lincoln Memorial L, 87-54 1 30 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 6 Wingate L, 82-61 1 32 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 4
Jan 10 Mars Hill W, 88-76 1 15 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 13 at Coker L, 78-72 1 16 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Jan 18 at Tusculum W, 69-68 1 40 1-8 12.5 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2
Jan 20 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 75-65 1 40 5-9 55.6 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Jan 27 at Queens (N.C.) L, 91-68 1 40 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 10
Jan 31 at Carson-Newman L, 112-81 1 29 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 3 Catawba L, 77-65 1 35 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 6
Feb 7 Lincoln Memorial L, 88-58 1 12 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 10 at Newberry L, 88-84 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Mars Hill W, 75-69 1 36 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 11
Feb 17 at Wingate W, 76-71 1 33 5-9 55.6 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 14
Feb 21 Tusculum W, 81-64 1 32 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Feb 24 Coker L, 82-76 1 20 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 28 at Lincoln Memorial L, 90-62 1 30 3-8 37.5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Southern Wesleyan W, 92-75 1 22 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 0 0 4 0
Nov 11 Lander L, 80-71 1 22 0 0 0 4 2 2.0 1 0 3 0
Nov 15 Limestone L, 80-71 1 33 0 1 1 2 4 0.5 0 0 4 0
Nov 18 at Erskine L, 48-45 1 35 2 5 7 2 4 0.5 1 0 1 0
Nov 21 USC Aiken L, 88-85 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 4 0
Nov 28 at Johnson C. Smith L, 72-69 1 32 2 7 9 8 7 1.1 1 0 2 -
Nov 30 at Southern Wesleyan W, 67-50 1 28 0 7 7 7 1 7.0 1 0 3 0
Dec 2 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 80-73 1 36 1 5 6 6 1 6.0 0 0 4 0
Dec 6 Carson-Newman L, 81-65 1 21 1 4 5 4 5 0.8 1 1 3 0
Dec 9 Queens (N.C.) L, 90-79 1 34 0 4 4 2 2 1.0 2 1 3 0
Dec 13 Newberry W, 81-79 1 32 1 3 4 3 6 0.5 1 1 2 0
Dec 16 at Catawba W, 76-67 1 21 1 3 4 3 3 1.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 30 at Lees-McRae L, 105-99 1 30 0 4 4 4 2 2.0 1 0 5 1
Jan 3 at Lincoln Memorial L, 87-54 1 30 1 1 2 5 4 1.3 2 0 4 0
Jan 6 Wingate L, 82-61 1 32 0 2 2 3 2 1.5 1 0 5 1
Jan 10 Mars Hill W, 88-76 1 15 2 3 5 1 4 0.3 2 0 5 1
Jan 13 at Coker L, 78-72 1 16 1 0 1 0 4 0.0 0 0 5 1
Jan 18 at Tusculum W, 69-68 1 40 0 6 6 7 4 1.8 1 0 2 -
Jan 20 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 75-65 1 40 1 3 4 7 2 3.5 2 0 2 0
Jan 27 at Queens (N.C.) L, 91-68 1 40 3 4 7 7 6 1.2 2 0 2 -
Jan 31 at Carson-Newman L, 112-81 1 29 1 5 6 9 4 2.3 0 0 2 -
Feb 3 Catawba L, 77-65 1 35 1 4 5 0 8 0.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 7 Lincoln Memorial L, 88-58 1 12 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 10 at Newberry L, 88-84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Mars Hill W, 75-69 1 36 0 9 9 2 4 0.5 1 0 3 -
Feb 17 at Wingate W, 76-71 1 33 0 2 2 7 3 2.3 2 0 1 0
Feb 21 Tusculum W, 81-64 1 32 0 5 5 8 4 2.0 4 0 2 0
Feb 24 Coker L, 82-76 1 20 1 2 3 2 4 0.5 0 0 4 0
Feb 28 at Lincoln Memorial L, 90-62 1 30 1 2 3 2 3 0.7 0 0 3 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 28 2 20.3 1.4-3.0 46.4 0.3-0.9 34.6 1.9-2.3 82.8 5.0
2015-16 27 26 31.0 3.8-9.4 40.7 0.9-2.4 34.8 3.3-3.8 88.2 11.8
2016-17 29 29 28.1 2.9-7.2 40.2 0.3-1.2 25.0 3.1-4.1 75.8 9.2
2017-18 28 28 28.5 2.6-6.5 39.8 0.4-1.4 25.0 1.7-2.5 68.1 7.2
Total 112 85 26.9 2.7-6.5 41.0 0.5-1.5 30.4 2.5-3.2 79.2 8.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 28 2 568 39-84 46.4 9-26 34.6 53-64 82.8 140
2015-16 27 26 836 103-253 40.7 23-66 34.8 90-102 88.2 319
2016-17 29 29 815 84-209 40.2 9-36 25.0 91-120 75.8 268
2017-18 28 28 799 72-181 39.8 10-40 25.0 47-69 68.1 201
Total 112 85 3018 298-727 41.0 51-168 30.4 281-355 79.2 928
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 28 2 20.3 2.7-5.9 46.4 0.6-1.8 34.6 3.7-4.5 82.8 9.9
2015-16 27 26 31.0 4.9-12.1 40.7 1.1-3.2 34.8 4.3-4.9 88.2 15.3
2016-17 29 29 28.1 4.1-10.3 40.2 0.4-1.8 25.0 4.5-5.9 75.8 13.2
2017-18 28 28 28.5 3.6-9.1 39.8 0.5-2.0 25.0 2.4-3.5 68.1 10.1
Total 112 85 26.9 3.9-9.6 41.0 0.7-2.2 30.4 3.7-4.7 79.2 12.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 28 2 20.3 0.4 1.6 2.0 1.6 0.0 2.4 2.1 1.2 1.1 0.1
2015-16 27 26 31.0 1.0 3.6 4.5 2.8 0.0 3.9 3.4 1.1 1.5 0.1
2016-17 29 29 28.1 0.6 3.6 4.1 3.2 0.1 3.6 2.9 1.2 1.0 0.1
2017-18 28 28 28.5 0.7 3.4 4.1 3.0 0.1 3.9 3.5 1.1 1.0 0.1
Total 112 85 26.9 0.7 3.0 3.7 2.7 0.1 3.4 3.0 1.2 1.2 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 28 2 568 11 46 57 44 0 68 58 1.2 32 3
2015-16 27 26 836 26 96 122 76 0 104 92 1.1 41 4
2016-17 29 29 815 16 103 119 93 3 103 84 1.2 29 3
2017-18 28 28 799 20 96 116 85 4 108 98 1.1 29 3
Total 112 85 3018 73 341 414 298 7 383 332 1.2 131 13
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 28 2 20.3 0.8 3.2 4.0 3.1 0.0 4.8 4.1 1.2 2.3 0.2
2015-16 27 26 31.0 1.2 4.6 5.8 3.6 0.0 5.0 4.4 1.1 2.0 0.2
2016-17 29 29 28.1 0.8 5.1 5.8 4.6 0.1 5.1 4.1 1.2 1.4 0.1
2017-18 28 28 28.5 1.0 4.8 5.8 4.3 0.2 5.4 4.9 1.1 1.5 0.2
Total 112 85 26.9 1.0 4.5 5.5 3.9 0.1 5.1 4.4 1.2 1.7 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 28 28 28.5 2.6-6.5 39.8 0.4-1.4 25.0 1.7-2.5 68.1 7.2
Conference 19 19 29.2 2.7-6.4 42.1 0.2-1.2 18.2 1.8-2.5 72.3 7.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 14 25.9 2.5-6.0 41.7 0.3-1.3 22.2 1.3-1.9 69.2 6.6
Away 14 14 31.1 2.6-6.9 38.1 0.4-1.6 27.3 2.1-3.1 67.4 7.8
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 10 10 29.9 2.9-6.5 44.6 0.4-1.3 30.8 2.4-3.1 77.4 8.6
Losses 18 18 27.8 2.4-6.4 37.1 0.3-1.5 22.2 1.3-2.1 60.5 6.4
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November 7 7 26.4 2.1-6.6 32.6 0.7-2.0 35.7 1.0-2.0 50.0 6.0
December 6 6 29.0 3.7-7.0 52.4 0.7-1.5 44.4 2.7-3.2 84.2 10.7
January 8 8 30.3 2.2-6.2 36.0 0.1-1.1 11.1 1.1-2.1 52.9 5.8
February 7 7 28.3 2.4-6.1 39.5 0.0-1.1 0.0 2.1-2.7 78.9 7.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 28 28 799 72-181 39.8 10-40 25.0 47-69 68.1 201
Conference 19 19 554 51-121 42.1 4-22 18.2 34-47 72.3 140
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 14 14 363 35-84 41.7 4-18 22.2 18-26 69.2 92
Away 14 14 436 37-97 38.1 6-22 27.3 29-43 67.4 109
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 10 10 299 29-65 44.6 4-13 30.8 24-31 77.4 86
Losses 18 18 500 43-116 37.1 6-27 22.2 23-38 60.5 115
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November 7 7 185 15-46 32.6 5-14 35.7 7-14 50.0 42
December 6 6 174 22-42 52.4 4-9 44.4 16-19 84.2 64
January 8 8 242 18-50 36.0 1-9 11.1 9-17 52.9 46
February 7 7 198 17-43 39.5 0-8 0.0 15-19 78.9 49
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 28 28 28.5 3.6-9.1 39.8 0.5-2.0 25.0 2.4-3.5 68.1 10.1
Conference 19 19 29.2 3.7-8.7 42.1 0.3-1.6 18.2 2.5-3.4 72.3 10.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 14 25.9 3.9-9.3 41.7 0.4-2.0 22.2 2.0-2.9 69.2 10.1
Away 14 14 31.1 3.4-8.9 38.1 0.6-2.0 27.3 2.7-3.9 67.4 10.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 10 10 29.9 3.9-8.7 44.6 0.5-1.7 30.8 3.2-4.1 77.4 11.5
Losses 18 18 27.8 3.4-9.3 37.1 0.5-2.2 22.2 1.8-3.0 60.5 9.2
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November 7 7 26.4 3.2-9.9 32.6 1.1-3.0 35.7 1.5-3.0 50.0 9.1
December 6 6 29.0 5.1-9.7 52.4 0.9-2.1 44.4 3.7-4.4 84.2 14.7
January 8 8 30.3 3.0-8.3 36.0 0.2-1.5 11.1 1.5-2.8 52.9 7.6
February 7 7 28.3 3.4-8.7 39.5 0.0-1.6 0.0 3.0-3.8 78.9 9.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 28 28 28.5 0.7 3.4 4.1 3.0 0.1 3.9 3.5 1.1 1.0 0.1
Conference 19 19 29.2 0.8 3.6 4.4 2.9 0.2 4.0 3.8 1.1 1.2 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 14 25.9 0.5 2.6 3.1 3.2 0.1 2.8 3.4 0.8 1.2 0.2
Away 14 14 31.1 0.9 4.3 5.2 2.9 0.1 4.9 3.6 1.4 0.9 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 10 10 29.9 0.5 4.3 4.8 2.7 0.1 4.8 3.4 1.4 1.4 0.1
Losses 18 18 27.8 0.8 2.9 3.8 3.2 0.2 3.3 3.6 0.9 0.8 0.1
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November 7 7 26.4 0.6 3.1 3.7 3.0 0.0 3.7 3.0 1.2 0.7 0.0
December 6 6 29.0 0.7 3.8 4.5 3.3 0.2 3.7 3.2 1.2 0.8 0.5
January 8 8 30.3 1.1 3.0 4.1 3.4 0.4 4.9 3.8 1.3 1.3 0.0
February 7 7 28.3 0.4 3.9 4.3 2.4 0.0 3.0 4.0 0.8 1.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 28 28 799 20 96 116 85 4 108 98 1.1 29 3
Conference 19 19 554 15 68 83 56 3 76 72 1.1 23 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 14 363 7 36 43 45 2 39 48 0.8 17 3
Away 14 14 436 13 60 73 40 2 69 50 1.4 12 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 10 10 299 5 43 48 27 1 48 34 1.4 14 1
Losses 18 18 500 15 53 68 58 3 60 64 0.9 15 2
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November 7 7 185 4 22 26 21 0 26 21 1.2 5 0
December 6 6 174 4 23 27 20 1 22 19 1.2 5 3
January 8 8 242 9 24 33 27 3 39 30 1.3 10 0
February 7 7 198 3 27 30 17 0 21 28 0.8 9 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 28 28 28.5 1.0 4.8 5.8 4.3 0.2 5.4 4.9 1.1 1.5 0.2
Conference 19 19 29.2 1.1 4.9 6.0 4.0 0.2 5.5 5.2 1.1 1.7 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 14 25.9 0.8 4.0 4.7 5.0 0.2 4.3 5.3 0.8 1.9 0.3
Away 14 14 31.1 1.2 5.5 6.7 3.7 0.2 6.3 4.6 1.4 1.1 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 10 10 29.9 0.7 5.8 6.4 3.6 0.1 6.4 4.5 1.4 1.9 0.1
Losses 18 18 27.8 1.2 4.2 5.4 4.6 0.2 4.8 5.1 0.9 1.2 0.2
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November 7 7 26.4 0.9 4.8 5.6 4.5 0.0 5.6 4.5 1.2 1.1 0.0
December 6 6 29.0 0.9 5.3 6.2 4.6 0.2 5.1 4.4 1.2 1.1 0.7
January 8 8 30.3 1.5 4.0 5.5 4.5 0.5 6.4 5.0 1.3 1.7 0.0
February 7 7 28.3 0.6 5.5 6.1 3.4 0.0 4.2 5.7 0.8 1.8 0.0