21 Riley Popplewell
21 Riley Popplewell
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Union Mills, Ind.
Position: C
Last School: South Central HS
gp 24
pts/g 11.5
fg % 51.4
3pt % 20.0
ft % 69.8
reb/g 8.3
a/g 1.4

Honors:  2017-18 ASUN Scholar-Athlete of the Year, 2017-18 ASUN All-Academic Team, 2017-18 CoSIDA Academic All-District Team, 2016-17 ASUN All-Freshman Team

2017-18:
 Played in 29 games while making 23 starts on the season…Was third on the team averaging 7.4 points per game…Ranked second in rebounding with 5.0 per game…Averaged 24.9 minutes per game…Recorded nine double-digit scoring performances…Collected one double-double of 16 points and 13 rebounds against Stetson…Tied her career-high of 17 points twice versus NJIT and North Florida…Posted 10 or more rebounds four times highlighted by 13 against Stetson.

2016-17:  Started all 30 games during her freshman season...Her 30 games started are the most by a freshman in school history...Named to ASUN All-Freshman Team...Averaged 7.4 points per game...Led the team with 155 rebounds and 5.2 rebounds per game...Compiled a team-leading 21 blocked shots...Scored a career-high 17 points against NJIT...Pulled down a career-best 14 rebounds against NJIT...Recorded double-doubles in consecutive games at N.C. Central and NJIT...Finished in double-figures 11 times.

High School:  Lettered in basketball, volleyball, track and softball at South Central High School…Named Herald-Argus Player of the Year as a senior after averaging 20.0 points per game with 3.6 steals, 1.8 assists and 11.6 rebounds per game…Holds single-season and career record for blocks and rebounds as well as the single season record for free throws…Part of school-record 4X400-meter and 4X800-meter relay teams.

Personal:  Born September 26, 1997…Daughter of Roger and Shawn Popplewell…Her father played baseball at Lewis University…Has one brother, Brant…Has not decided on a major.

Recent Games
Jan 29 at Hampton L, 67-43
Feb 2 Radford L, 82-41
Feb 5 at Campbell L, 61-41
Feb 9 at Charleston Southern L, 74-62
Feb 12 at Longwood L, 80-58
Feb 19 Presbyterian L, 66-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 13
Games started 24 13
Minutes 716 388
Minutes per game 29.8 29.8
FG 107-208 55-116
FG Pct 51.4 47.4
3PT 3-15 1-4
3PT Pct 20.0 25.0
FT 60-86 43-51
FT Pct 69.8 84.3
Off rebounds 97 52
Def rebounds 102 48
Total rebounds 199 100
Rebounds per game 8.3 7.7
Personal fouls 53 34
Disqualifications 2 2
Assists 34 21
Turnovers 35 23
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 0.9
Steals 50 26
Blocks 24 10
Points 277 154
Points per game 11.5 11.8
Points per 40 min 15.5 15.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 6 at Virginia Tech L, 96-45 1 29 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 2
Nov 9 at Neb.-Omaha L, 96-69 1 24 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 11 at Nebraska L, 87-64 1 29 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 4-5 80.0 8
Nov 13 Converse W, 69-51 1 29 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-7 28.6 6
Nov 17 at Furman L, 78-67 1 24 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 24 at N.C. Central W, 82-63 1 33 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 19
Nov 28 at South Carolina State L, 71-66 1 29 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 8
Dec 4 at Western Carolina L, 68-64 1 39 11-14 78.6 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 23
Dec 8 Bob Jones W, 101-53 1 19 6-10 60.0 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 14
Dec 16 at East Caro. L, 63-53 1 39 6-10 60.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 12
Dec 18 Brevard W, 71-53 1 34 9-13 69.2 0-2 0.0 2-4 50.0 20
Jan 5 High Point L, 87-61 1 30 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 6-6 100.0 14
Jan 10 at Winthrop W, 76-50 1 32 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 12 at Presbyterian L, 70-54 1 28 5-7 71.4 1-1 100.0 4-5 80.0 15
Jan 15 UNC Asheville L, 93-86 1 29 8-10 80.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 17
Jan 19 Charleston Southern L, 78-75 1 27 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 11
Jan 22 at Gardner-Webb L, 92-72 1 32 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 10
Jan 26 Longwood W, 72-67 1 28 6-14 42.9 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 14
Jan 29 at Hampton L, 67-43 1 29 4-8 50.0 0-1 0.0 6-9 66.7 14
Feb 2 Radford L, 82-41 1 33 3-9 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 5 at Campbell L, 61-41 1 34 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 15
Feb 9 at Charleston Southern L, 74-62 1 26 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 12 at Longwood L, 80-58 1 28 2-11 18.2 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 7
Feb 19 Presbyterian L, 66-58 1 32 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 13
Feb 23 at UNC Asheville   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Winthrop   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Radford   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Campbell   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Gardner-Webb   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Big South First Round   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Big South Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 at Big South Semifinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 at Big South Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 6 at Virginia Tech L, 96-45 1 29 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 2 2 0
Nov 9 at Neb.-Omaha L, 96-69 1 24 1 4 5 0 0 - 1 2 3 -
Nov 11 at Nebraska L, 87-64 1 29 2 5 7 1 0 - 3 1 1 0
Nov 13 Converse W, 69-51 1 29 5 4 9 1 1 1.0 5 0 2 0
Nov 17 at Furman L, 78-67 1 24 3 1 4 1 2 0.5 2 1 0 0
Nov 24 at N.C. Central W, 82-63 1 33 6 5 11 3 0 - 2 3 3 0
Nov 28 at South Carolina State L, 71-66 1 29 3 6 9 0 2 0.0 0 1 4 0
Dec 4 at Western Carolina L, 68-64 1 39 5 8 13 2 1 2.0 5 0 0 0
Dec 8 Bob Jones W, 101-53 1 19 7 5 12 2 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 16 at East Caro. L, 63-53 1 39 8 7 15 1 1 1.0 1 1 3 0
Dec 18 Brevard W, 71-53 1 34 3 6 9 2 4 0.5 5 3 1 0
Jan 5 High Point L, 87-61 1 30 2 3 5 3 2 1.5 2 1 1 0
Jan 10 at Winthrop W, 76-50 1 32 2 5 7 1 2 0.5 2 3 3 0
Jan 12 at Presbyterian L, 70-54 1 28 4 4 8 1 1 1.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 15 UNC Asheville L, 93-86 1 29 4 0 4 1 2 0.5 4 0 5 1
Jan 19 Charleston Southern L, 78-75 1 27 5 1 6 4 1 4.0 2 2 5 1
Jan 22 at Gardner-Webb L, 92-72 1 32 3 5 8 0 2 0.0 2 2 1 0
Jan 26 Longwood W, 72-67 1 28 11 1 12 4 1 4.0 6 0 4 0
Jan 29 at Hampton L, 67-43 1 29 6 7 13 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 2 Radford L, 82-41 1 33 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 5 at Campbell L, 61-41 1 34 3 7 10 0 4 0.0 1 2 0 0
Feb 9 at Charleston Southern L, 74-62 1 26 3 3 6 2 2 1.0 3 0 1 0
Feb 12 at Longwood L, 80-58 1 28 5 6 11 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 19 Presbyterian L, 66-58 1 32 3 3 6 3 2 1.5 1 0 4 0
Feb 23 at UNC Asheville   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Winthrop   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Radford   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Campbell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Gardner-Webb   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Big South First Round   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Big South Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 at Big South Semifinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 at Big South Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 24 29.8 4.5-8.7 51.4 0.1-0.6 20.0 2.5-3.6 69.8 11.5
Conference 13 13 29.8 4.2-8.9 47.4 0.1-0.3 25.0 3.3-3.9 84.3 11.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 29.0 5.2-9.2 56.6 0.1-0.4 25.0 2.4-3.6 68.8 13.0
Away 15 15 30.3 4.0-8.3 48.0 0.1-0.7 18.2 2.5-3.6 70.4 10.7
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 6 6 29.2 5.5-9.8 55.9 0.2-0.5 33.3 2.3-4.2 56.0 13.5
Losses 18 18 30.1 4.1-8.3 49.7 0.1-0.7 16.7 2.6-3.4 75.4 10.9
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November 7 7 28.1 2.9-6.4 44.4 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.0-3.9 51.9 7.7
December 4 4 32.8 8.0-11.8 68.1 0.5-1.5 33.3 0.8-2.0 37.5 17.3
January 8 8 29.4 4.6-8.9 52.1 0.1-0.2 50.0 3.5-4.1 84.8 12.9
February 5 5 30.6 3.6-9.0 40.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 3.0-3.6 83.3 10.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 24 716 107-208 51.4 3-15 20.0 60-86 69.8 277
Conference 13 13 388 55-116 47.4 1-4 25.0 43-51 84.3 154
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 9 9 261 47-83 56.6 1-4 25.0 22-32 68.8 117
Away 15 15 455 60-125 48.0 2-11 18.2 38-54 70.4 160
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 6 6 175 33-59 55.9 1-3 33.3 14-25 56.0 81
Losses 18 18 541 74-149 49.7 2-12 16.7 46-61 75.4 196
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November 7 7 197 20-45 44.4 0-5 0.0 14-27 51.9 54
December 4 4 131 32-47 68.1 2-6 33.3 3-8 37.5 69
January 8 8 235 37-71 52.1 1-2 50.0 28-33 84.8 103
February 5 5 153 18-45 40.0 0-2 0.0 15-18 83.3 51
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 24 29.8 6.0-11.6 51.4 0.2-0.8 20.0 3.4-4.8 69.8 15.5
Conference 13 13 29.8 5.7-12.0 47.4 0.1-0.4 25.0 4.4-5.3 84.3 15.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 29.0 7.2-12.7 56.6 0.2-0.6 25.0 3.4-4.9 68.8 17.9
Away 15 15 30.3 5.3-11.0 48.0 0.2-1.0 18.2 3.3-4.7 70.4 14.1
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 6 6 29.2 7.5-13.5 55.9 0.2-0.7 33.3 3.2-5.7 56.0 18.5
Losses 18 18 30.1 5.5-11.0 49.7 0.1-0.9 16.7 3.4-4.5 75.4 14.5
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November 7 7 28.1 4.1-9.1 44.4 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.8-5.5 51.9 11.0
December 4 4 32.8 9.8-14.4 68.1 0.6-1.8 33.3 0.9-2.4 37.5 21.1
January 8 8 29.4 6.3-12.1 52.1 0.2-0.3 50.0 4.8-5.6 84.8 17.5
February 5 5 30.6 4.7-11.8 40.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.9-4.7 83.3 13.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 24 29.8 4.0 4.3 8.3 2.2 0.1 1.4 1.5 1.0 2.1 1.0
Conference 13 13 29.8 4.0 3.7 7.7 2.6 0.2 1.6 1.8 0.9 2.0 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 29.0 4.6 2.9 7.4 2.7 0.2 2.2 1.7 1.3 2.9 0.7
Away 15 15 30.3 3.7 5.1 8.8 1.9 0.0 0.9 1.3 0.7 1.6 1.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 29.2 5.7 4.3 10.0 2.2 0.0 2.2 1.3 1.6 3.3 1.5
Losses 18 18 30.1 3.5 4.2 7.7 2.2 0.1 1.2 1.5 0.8 1.7 0.8
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November 7 7 28.1 3.1 4.0 7.1 2.1 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.9 1.4
December 4 4 32.8 5.8 6.5 12.3 1.0 0.0 1.8 1.5 1.2 2.8 1.0
January 8 8 29.4 4.6 3.3 7.9 3.0 0.3 2.0 1.5 1.3 2.5 1.0
February 5 5 30.6 3.0 4.4 7.4 2.0 0.0 1.0 2.2 0.5 1.2 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 24 716 97 102 199 53 2 34 35 1.0 50 24
Conference 13 13 388 52 48 100 34 2 21 23 0.9 26 10
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 261 41 26 67 24 2 20 15 1.3 26 6
Away 15 15 455 56 76 132 29 0 14 20 0.7 24 18
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 175 34 26 60 13 0 13 8 1.6 20 9
Losses 18 18 541 63 76 139 40 2 21 27 0.8 30 15
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November 7 7 197 22 28 50 15 0 6 6 1.0 13 10
December 4 4 131 23 26 49 4 0 7 6 1.2 11 4
January 8 8 235 37 26 63 24 2 16 12 1.3 20 8
February 5 5 153 15 22 37 10 0 5 11 0.5 6 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 24 24 29.8 5.4 5.7 11.1 3.0 0.1 1.9 2.0 1.0 2.8 1.3
Conference 13 13 29.8 5.4 4.9 10.3 3.5 0.2 2.2 2.4 0.9 2.7 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 29.0 6.3 4.0 10.3 3.7 0.3 3.1 2.3 1.3 4.0 0.9
Away 15 15 30.3 4.9 6.7 11.6 2.5 0.0 1.2 1.8 0.7 2.1 1.6
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 29.2 7.8 5.9 13.7 3.0 0.0 3.0 1.8 1.6 4.6 2.1
Losses 18 18 30.1 4.7 5.6 10.3 3.0 0.1 1.6 2.0 0.8 2.2 1.1
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November 7 7 28.1 4.5 5.7 10.2 3.0 0.0 1.2 1.2 1.0 2.6 2.0
December 4 4 32.8 7.0 7.9 15.0 1.2 0.0 2.1 1.8 1.2 3.4 1.2
January 8 8 29.4 6.3 4.4 10.7 4.1 0.3 2.7 2.0 1.3 3.4 1.4
February 5 5 30.6 3.9 5.8 9.7 2.6 0.0 1.3 2.9 0.5 1.6 0.5