30 - Rob Elam
Rob Elam
Height: 6-6
Weight: 218
Year: Senior
Hometown: East Point, Ga.
Position: Forward
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Last School: East Mississippi
gp 31
pts/g 0.8
fg % 27.5
3pt % -
ft % 37.5
reb/g 1.1
a/g 0.5
Elam's Career Game Highs
Points 5 - Jacksonville St. (12/01/11)
Rebounds 4 - Piedmont College (11/14/11)
Assists 2 - Three times
Steals 1 - Three times
Blocks
None
 FG Made 2 - Jacksonville St. (12/01/11)
FG Att. 3 - Twice
3FG Made None
3FG Att. 1 - at Arkansas (11/11/11)
FT Made 4 - at Arkansas (11/11/11)
FT Att. 4 - at Arkansas (11/11/11)

2011-12: Played in 27 games with one start as a junior for the Spartans… Averaged 1.0 points per game and 0.8 rebounds per contest… Scored a career-high five points on Dec. 1 against Jacksonville State… Pulled down a career-high four rebounds on Nov. 14 against Piedmont College… Logged a career-high 17 minutes on the road at Toledo on Nov. 19… Shot 38.1 percent from the field and 55.7 percent from the free throw line… Received USC Upstate’s Spartanburg Regional Sports Medicine Award at the department’s annual Coca-Cola Awards Banquet.

2010-11: Missed the entire season after suffering an injury during the preseason.

Before USC Upstate: Redshirted the 2009-10 season after a solid freshman year in 2008-09 at East Mississippi College under head coach Mark White... Originally signed with Austin Peay out of prep school... Averaged five points and 3.6 rebounds as a freshman at East Mississippi... Shot 52 percent from the field... Finished the year with 22 blocked shots... Rivals.com ranked him as a two-star recruit coming out of junior college.

Prep School: Spent one season playing basketball in prep school at Pioneer Christian Academy in Nashville, Tenn... Averaged 13 points and nine rebounds per contest.

High School: A standout at Batesburg-Leesville High School... Played as a combination forward... Averaged 14.7 points, 9.8 rebounds, 3.2 blocks and 2.5 steals per game as a senior... Led the team to a 36-4 record... Averaged 10.9 points, 10.2 rebounds and 5.3 blocks per game as a junior... Led the Panthers to a 34-6 record and the 2006 region championship... Named the team’s Defensive Player of the Year... An A-B Honor Roll student.

Personal: Born on Nov. 21, 1989 in Boston… Son of Robert and Carlynne Elam… Has three sisters… An interdisciplinary studies major… Favorite food is pizza… Favorite season is winter… Favorite sports figure is LeBron James… Favorite singer is Lil’ Wayne… Favorite actress is Megan Good… Favorite TV show is “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air”… Favorite movie is “He Got Game”… Favorite quote is “What we do in life echoes in eternity”… Most admires his mother... Aspires to play professional basketball.

Rob Elam's Career Statistics (2 years)
    Minutes  Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds     
Year gp-gs min avg fg fga pct fg fga pct ft fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast t/o blk stl pts avg
2010-11 (Redshirted, did not see any action)
2011-12 27-1 196 7.3 8 21 .381 0 1 .000 10 15 .667 9 13 22 0.8 22 0 10 9 1 4 26 1.0
Total 27-1 196 7.3 8 21 .381 0 1 .000 10 15 .667 9 13 22 0.8 22 0 10 9 1 4 26 1.0
Recent Games
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 17
Games started 5 1
Minutes 317 135
Minutes per game 10.2 7.9
FG 11-40 6-15
FG Pct 27.5 40.0
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 3-8 1-4
FT Pct 37.5 25.0
Off rebounds 15 5
Def rebounds 19 3
Total rebounds 34 8
Rebounds per game 1.1 0.5
Personal fouls 26 13
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 15 3
Turnovers 10 4
Assist to turnover ratio 1.5 0.8
Steals 9 6
Blocks 6 5
Points 25 13
Points per game 0.8 0.8
Points per 40 min 3.2 3.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 at Saint Louis L, 76-59 - 23 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 12 Hiwassee W, 90-36 - 20 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Nov 17 at Texas San Antonio L, 67-59 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 20 at Santa Clara L, 85-65 - 9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 4
Nov 21 vs. Eastern Washington L, 75-70 - 5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 23 vs. Utah Valley W, 75-50 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 29 at UNC Asheville W, 73-71 - 10 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 2 at Kansas State L, 72-53 1 18 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 8 Texas San Antonio W, 88-77 1 19 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 17 at Baylor L, 73-57 1 17 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 21 at Tennessee State L, 67-64 1 12 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 Coastal Georgia W, 85-55 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 2 Hampton W, 68-49 - 13 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 5 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-54 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 7 at Lipscomb W, 98-61 - 20 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 72-71 - 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 Stetson L, 66-64 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 at Kennesaw State W, 66-54 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 19 at Mercer L, 82-74 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 24 North Florida W, 63-57 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 26 Jacksonville W, 79-64 - 15 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 28 ETSU W, 88-71 - 12 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 31 Lipscomb W, 83-71 - 8 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 2 Northern Kentucky L, 70-65 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 7 at Stetson L, 73-66 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 74-49 - 8 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 0
Feb 14 Mercer L, 70-59 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67 1 11 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53 - 4 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 at Saint Louis L, 76-59 - 23 0 2 2 3 0 - 0 1 3 0
Nov 12 Hiwassee W, 90-36 - 20 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 17 at Texas San Antonio L, 67-59 - 12 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 20 at Santa Clara L, 85-65 - 9 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 0 0 0 0
Nov 21 vs. Eastern Washington L, 75-70 - 5 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 23 vs. Utah Valley W, 75-50 - 12 1 1 2 1 0 - 2 0 0 0
Nov 29 at UNC Asheville W, 73-71 - 10 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 1 0
Dec 2 at Kansas State L, 72-53 1 18 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 8 Texas San Antonio W, 88-77 1 19 1 3 4 2 0 - 1 0 1 0
Dec 17 at Baylor L, 73-57 1 17 3 1 4 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 21 at Tennessee State L, 67-64 1 12 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Dec 30 Coastal Georgia W, 85-55 - 11 2 0 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 2 Hampton W, 68-49 - 13 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 5 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-54 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 7 at Lipscomb W, 98-61 - 20 2 0 2 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 0
Jan 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 72-71 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Jan 12 Stetson L, 66-64 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Jan 17 at Kennesaw State W, 66-54 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0
Jan 19 at Mercer L, 82-74 - 6 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 4 0
Jan 24 North Florida W, 63-57 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 26 Jacksonville W, 79-64 - 15 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 28 ETSU W, 88-71 - 12 0 1 1 2 0 - 1 0 0 0
Jan 31 Lipscomb W, 83-71 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 2 2 0
Feb 2 Northern Kentucky L, 70-65 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 7 at Stetson L, 73-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 74-49 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Feb 14 Mercer L, 70-59 - 10 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 0
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67 1 11 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 0 0 1 0
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56 - 5 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 5 10.2 0.4-1.3 27.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.3 37.5 0.8
Conference 17 1 7.9 0.4-0.9 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.2 25.0 0.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 2 11.0 0.5-1.2 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.2 33.3 1.0
Away 15 3 10.4 0.3-1.5 22.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.3 40.0 0.8
Neutral 3 - 6.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

Wins 16 2 10.6 0.5-1.2 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.2 33.3 1.1
Losses 15 3 9.9 0.2-1.3 15.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.3 40.0 0.5

November 7 - 13.0 0.3-1.6 18.2 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.6 50.0 0.9
December 5 4 15.4 0.4-2.6 15.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.8
January 11 - 9.2 0.5-1.0 54.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.2
February 6 1 7.0 0.2-0.7 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.3
March 2 - 3.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 5 317 11-40 27.5 0-0 - 3-8 37.5 25
Conference 17 1 135 6-15 40.0 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 13
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 13 2 143 6-16 37.5 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 13
Away 15 3 156 5-22 22.7 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 12
Neutral 3 - 18 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Wins 16 2 169 8-20 40.0 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 17
Losses 15 3 148 3-20 15.0 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 8

November 7 - 91 2-11 18.2 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 6
December 5 4 77 2-13 15.4 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
January 11 - 101 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
February 6 1 42 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 2
March 2 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 5 10.2 1.4-5.0 27.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-1.0 37.5 3.2
Conference 17 1 7.9 1.8-4.4 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-1.2 25.0 3.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 2 11.0 1.7-4.5 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.8 33.3 3.6
Away 15 3 10.4 1.3-5.6 22.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-1.3 40.0 3.1
Neutral 3 - 6.0 0.0-4.4 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

Wins 16 2 10.6 1.9-4.7 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.7 33.3 4.0
Losses 15 3 9.9 0.8-5.4 15.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-1.4 40.0 2.2

November 7 - 13.0 0.9-4.8 18.2 0.0-0.0 - 0.9-1.8 50.0 2.6
December 5 4 15.4 1.0-6.8 15.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 2.1
January 11 - 9.2 2.4-4.4 54.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.8 50.0 5.1
February 6 1 7.0 1.0-3.8 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-1.9 0.0 1.9
March 2 - 3.0 0.0-6.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 31 5 10.2 0.5 0.6 1.1 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.3 1.5 0.3 0.2
Conference 17 1 7.9 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.8 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.8 0.4 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 2 11.0 0.5 0.8 1.2 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.4 1.4 0.4 0.2
Away 15 3 10.4 0.5 0.5 1.1 1.0 0.0 0.4 0.3 1.5 0.1 0.2
Neutral 3 - 6.0 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.7 0.3 2.0 0.7 0.0

Wins 16 2 10.6 0.6 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.3 1.8 0.4 0.2
Losses 15 3 9.9 0.4 0.5 0.9 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.3 1.2 0.1 0.2

November 7 - 13.0 0.1 1.1 1.3 1.0 0.0 1.1 0.6 2.0 0.3 0.1
December 5 4 15.4 1.4 1.4 2.8 1.0 0.0 0.8 0.4 2.0 0.2 0.0
January 11 - 9.2 0.5 0.3 0.7 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.1 2.0 0.5 0.4
February 6 1 7.0 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2
March 2 - 3.0 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 5 317 15 19 34 26 0 15 10 1.5 9 6
Conference 17 1 135 5 3 8 13 0 3 4 0.8 6 5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 2 143 6 10 16 10 0 7 5 1.4 5 3
Away 15 3 156 8 8 16 15 0 6 4 1.5 2 3
Neutral 3 - 18 1 1 2 1 0 2 1 2.0 2 0

Wins 16 2 169 9 11 20 10 0 9 5 1.8 7 3
Losses 15 3 148 6 8 14 16 0 6 5 1.2 2 3

November 7 - 91 1 8 9 7 0 8 4 2.0 2 1
December 5 4 77 7 7 14 5 0 4 2 2.0 1 0
January 11 - 101 5 3 8 11 0 2 1 2.0 5 4
February 6 1 42 1 1 2 3 0 1 3 0.3 1 1
March 2 - 6 1 0 1 0 0 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 31 5 10.2 1.9 2.4 4.3 3.3 0.0 1.9 1.3 1.5 1.1 0.8
Conference 17 1 7.9 1.5 0.9 2.4 3.9 0.0 0.9 1.2 0.8 1.8 1.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 2 11.0 1.7 2.8 4.5 2.8 0.0 2.0 1.4 1.4 1.4 0.8
Away 15 3 10.4 2.1 2.1 4.1 3.8 0.0 1.5 1.0 1.5 0.5 0.8
Neutral 3 - 6.0 2.2 2.2 4.4 2.2 0.0 4.4 2.2 2.0 4.4 0.0

Wins 16 2 10.6 2.1 2.6 4.7 2.4 0.0 2.1 1.2 1.8 1.7 0.7
Losses 15 3 9.9 1.6 2.2 3.8 4.3 0.0 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.5 0.8

November 7 - 13.0 0.4 3.5 4.0 3.1 0.0 3.5 1.8 2.0 0.9 0.4
December 5 4 15.4 3.6 3.6 7.3 2.6 0.0 2.1 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.0
January 11 - 9.2 2.0 1.2 3.2 4.4 0.0 0.8 0.4 2.0 2.0 1.6
February 6 1 7.0 1.0 1.0 1.9 2.9 0.0 1.0 2.9 0.3 1.0 1.0
March 2 - 3.0 6.7 0.0 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0