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1996-97 Louisville Cardinals
Roster and Stats

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Overall: 26-9, .743 W-L% (23rd of 305)
Conference: 9-5, 3rd in CUSA White (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Denny Crum (26-9)

PS/G: 75.2 (61st of 305) ▪ PA/G: 70.9 (179th of 305)
SRS: 12.01 (46th of 305) ▪ SOS: 7.76 (43rd of 305)

NCAA Tournament: (#6 seed in East)
Won East First Round (65-57) versus #11 Massachusetts
Won East Second Round (64-63) versus #3 New Mexico
Won East Regional Semifinal (78-63) versus #10 Texas
Lost East Regional Final (97-74) versus #1 North Carolina

Game Results

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Roster

Player Class Pos Height Summary
Matt Akridge JR G 1.6 Pts, 0.3 Reb, 0.1 Ast
Damion Dantzler JR F 7.4 Pts, 5.6 Reb, 2.0 Ast
Craig Farmer JR F 0.3 Pts, 0.9 Reb, 0.6 Ast
B.J. Flynn SR G 6-2 9.0 Pts, 2.2 Reb, 1.6 Ast
Troy Jackson JR C 1.9 Pts, 0.4 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Eric Johnson SO F 6-3 4.8 Pts, 1.9 Reb, 0.7 Ast
Jerry Johnson FR G 1.8 Pts, 1.4 Reb, 0.4 Ast
Nate Johnson FR F 6-6 10.1 Pts, 5.1 Reb, 1.3 Ast
Alex Sanders SO C/F 6-7 10.1 Pts, 5.7 Reb, 1.8 Ast
Alvin Sims SR G 6-4 11.3 Pts, 5.8 Reb, 2.7 Ast
Beau Zach Smith SR C 6-8 1.6 Pts, 1.6 Reb, 0.2 Ast
DeJuan Wheat SR G 6-0 17.3 Pts, 2.2 Reb, 4.3 Ast
Tony Williams FR F 6-8 2.1 Pts, 1.7 Reb, 0.5 Ast
Paul Yaden F 6-7 0.0 Pts, 1.0 Reb, 0.3 Ast

Team and Opponent Stats

G MP FG FGA FG% 2P 2PA 2P% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
Team 35 908 2027 .448 674 1321 .510 234 706 .331 581 847 .686 1254 537 307 93 194 708 2631 75.2
Rank 19th 14th 100th 31st 46th 49th 25th 13th 198th 14th 9th 113th 22nd 14th 17th 125th 290th 5th 13th 61st
Opponent 35 869 1973 .440 694 1417 .490 175 556 .315 569 816 .697 1268 435 269 113 599 2482 70.9
Rank 297th 293rd 188th 300th 296th 220th 195th 240th 58th 301st 300th 258th 295th 234th 283rd 270th 224th 300th 180th

Totals

Rk Player G MP FG FGA FG% 2P 2PA 2P% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 DeJuan Wheat 35 1222 193 454 .425 96 182 .527 97 272 .357 124 167 .743 77 149 68 5 91 55 607
2 Alvin Sims 35 1030 138 302 .457 112 221 .507 26 81 .321 92 148 .622 204 93 85 19 103 112 394
3 Nate Johnson 35 132 255 .518 125 223 .561 7 32 .219 84 109 .771 177 47 36 14 355
4 Alex Sanders 35 137 283 .484 107 194 .552 30 89 .337 48 78 .615 201 63 46 12 352
5 B.J. Flynn 34 71 173 .410 31 66 .470 40 107 .374 124 155 .800 74 53 14 0 306
6 Damion Dantzler 35 98 223 .439 94 201 .468 4 22 .182 59 97 .608 196 71 28 30 259
7 Eric Johnson 35 70 151 .464 55 106 .519 15 45 .333 12 20 .600 65 24 10 3 167
8 Tony Williams 27 21 56 .375 17 31 .548 4 25 .160 10 17 .588 46 13 3 0 56
9 Beau Zach Smith 34 22 59 .373 22 59 .373 0 0 9 25 .360 56 8 6 10 53
10 Jerry Johnson 23 12 30 .400 6 14 .429 6 16 .375 11 16 .688 32 9 5 0 41
11 Matt Akridge 16 7 22 .318 2 7 .286 5 15 .333 6 8 .750 5 1 4 0 25
12 Troy Jackson 7 6 11 .545 6 11 .545 0 0 1 4 .250 3 0 1 0 13
13 Craig Farmer 9 1 7 .143 1 5 .200 0 2 .000 1 3 .333 8 5 1 0 3
14 Paul Yaden 3 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0

Per Game

Rk Player G MP FG FGA FG% 2P 2PA 2P% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 DeJuan Wheat 35 34.9 5.5 13.0 .425 2.7 5.2 .527 2.8 7.8 .357 3.5 4.8 .743 2.2 4.3 1.9 0.1 2.6 1.6 17.3
2 Alvin Sims 35 29.4 3.9 8.6 .457 3.2 6.3 .507 0.7 2.3 .321 2.6 4.2 .622 5.8 2.7 2.4 0.5 2.9 3.2 11.3
3 Nate Johnson 35 3.8 7.3 .518 3.6 6.4 .561 0.2 0.9 .219 2.4 3.1 .771 5.1 1.3 1.0 0.4 10.1
4 Alex Sanders 35 3.9 8.1 .484 3.1 5.5 .552 0.9 2.5 .337 1.4 2.2 .615 5.7 1.8 1.3 0.3 10.1
5 B.J. Flynn 34 2.1 5.1 .410 0.9 1.9 .470 1.2 3.1 .374 3.6 4.6 .800 2.2 1.6 0.4 0.0 9.0
6 Damion Dantzler 35 2.8 6.4 .439 2.7 5.7 .468 0.1 0.6 .182 1.7 2.8 .608 5.6 2.0 0.8 0.9 7.4
7 Eric Johnson 35 2.0 4.3 .464 1.6 3.0 .519 0.4 1.3 .333 0.3 0.6 .600 1.9 0.7 0.3 0.1 4.8
8 Tony Williams 27 0.8 2.1 .375 0.6 1.1 .548 0.1 0.9 .160 0.4 0.6 .588 1.7 0.5 0.1 0.0 2.1
9 Troy Jackson 7 0.9 1.6 .545 0.9 1.6 .545 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 .250 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 1.9
10 Jerry Johnson 23 0.5 1.3 .400 0.3 0.6 .429 0.3 0.7 .375 0.5 0.7 .688 1.4 0.4 0.2 0.0 1.8
11 Matt Akridge 16 0.4 1.4 .318 0.1 0.4 .286 0.3 0.9 .333 0.4 0.5 .750 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.0 1.6
12 Beau Zach Smith 34 0.6 1.7 .373 0.6 1.7 .373 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.7 .360 1.6 0.2 0.2 0.3 1.6
13 Craig Farmer 9 0.1 0.8 .143 0.1 0.6 .200 0.0 0.2 .000 0.1 0.3 .333 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.3
14 Paul Yaden 3 0.0 0.3 .000 0.0 0.3 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0

Per 40 Minutes

Rk Player G MP FG FGA FG% 2P 2PA 2P% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 DeJuan Wheat 35 1222 6.3 14.9 .425 3.1 6.0 .527 3.2 8.9 .357 4.1 5.5 .743 2.5 4.9 2.2 0.2 3.0 1.8 19.9
2 Alvin Sims 35 1030 5.4 11.7 .457 4.3 8.6 .507 1.0 3.1 .321 3.6 5.7 .622 7.9 3.6 3.3 0.7 4.0 4.3 15.3
3 Matt Akridge 16 .318 .286 .333 .750
4 Damion Dantzler 35 .439 .468 .182 .608
5 Craig Farmer 9 .143 .200 .000 .333
6 B.J. Flynn 34 .410 .470 .374 .800
7 Troy Jackson 7 .545 .545 .250
8 Eric Johnson 35 .464 .519 .333 .600
9 Jerry Johnson 23 .400 .429 .375 .688
10 Nate Johnson 35 .518 .561 .219 .771
11 Alex Sanders 35 .484 .552 .337 .615
12 Beau Zach Smith 34 .373 .373 .360
13 Tony Williams 27 .375 .548 .160 .588
14 Paul Yaden 3 .000 .000

Per 100 Poss

Rk Player G MP FG FGA FG% 2P 2PA 2P% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS ORtg DRtg
1 Matt Akridge 16 .318 .286 .333 .750
2 Damion Dantzler 35 .439 .468 .182 .608
3 Craig Farmer 9 .143 .200 .000 .333
4 B.J. Flynn 34 .410 .470 .374 .800
5 Troy Jackson 7 .545 .545 .250
6 Eric Johnson 35 .464 .519 .333 .600
7 Jerry Johnson 23 .400 .429 .375 .688
8 Nate Johnson 35 .518 .561 .219 .771
9 Alex Sanders 35 .484 .552 .337 .615
10 Alvin Sims 35 1030 .457 .507 .321 .622
11 Beau Zach Smith 34 .373 .373 .360
12 DeJuan Wheat 35 1222 .425 .527 .357 .743
13 Tony Williams 27 .375 .548 .160 .588
14 Paul Yaden 3 .000 .000

Advanced

Rk Player G MP PER TS% eFG% 3PAr FTr PProd ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/40 OBPM DBPM BPM
1 DeJuan Wheat 35 1222 .569 .532 .599 .368 14.6 3.3 1.2 4.6 .150
2 Alvin Sims 35 1030 .529 .500 .268 .490 21.7 1.5 2.1 3.6 .140
3 Nate Johnson 35 .579 .531 .125 .427 2.0 1.4 3.4
4 Alex Sanders 35 .550 .537 .314 .276 1.6 1.5 3.1
5 B.J. Flynn 34 .620 .526 .618 .896 2.2 0.5 2.7
6 Damion Dantzler 35 .481 .448 .099 .435 0.4 1.9 2.3
7 Eric Johnson 35 .520 .513 .298 .132 0.5 0.4 1.0
8 Jerry Johnson 23 .545 .500 .533 .533 0.2 0.2 0.4
9 Beau Zach Smith 34 .374 .373 .000 .424 -0.3 0.5 0.2
10 Matt Akridge 16 .484 .432 .682 .364 0.0 0.1 0.1
11 Tony Williams 27 .437 .411 .446 .304 -0.1 0.2 0.1
12 Troy Jackson 7 .504 .545 .000 .364 0.0 0.0 0.0
13 Paul Yaden 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
14 Craig Farmer 9 .178 .143 .286 .429 -0.1 0.0 -0.1