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1996-97 Villanova Wildcats
Roster and Stats

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Overall: 24-10, .706 W-L% (40th of 305)
Conference: 12-6, 1st in Big East Big East 6 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Steve Lappas (24-10)

PS/G: 75.1 (63rd of 305) ▪ PA/G: 67.9 (110th of 305)
SRS: 16.64 (16th of 305) ▪ SOS: 9.45 (16th of 305)

NCAA Tournament: (#4 seed in East)
Won East First Round (101-91) versus #13 Long Island University
Lost East Second Round (75-68) versus #5 University of California

Game Results

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Roster

Player Class Pos Height Summary
Malik Allen FR F 6-10 2.0 Pts, 2.9 Reb, 0.4 Ast
Rafal Bigus SO C 7-1 2.3 Pts, 2.5 Reb, 0.5 Ast
Howard Brown SO G 6-5 5.8 Pts, 2.9 Reb, 1.3 Ast
T.J. Caouette FR F 6-7 2.3 Pts, 1.0 Reb, 0.4 Ast
John Celestand SO G 6-4 8.3 Pts, 2.6 Reb, 3.6 Ast
Chuck Kornegay SR F 6-9 7.1 Pts, 6.1 Reb, 1.3 Ast
Jason Lawson SR C 6-11 12.4 Pts, 7.6 Reb, 1.5 Ast
Chris Lee SO F 6-5 1.0 Pts, 0.5 Reb, 0.3 Ast
Brian Lynch FR G 6-6 3.8 Pts, 1.6 Reb, 1.0 Ast
Brian Noone JR G 0.6 Pts, 0.1 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Tim Thomas FR F 6-10 16.9 Pts, 6.0 Reb, 2.1 Ast
Alvin Williams SR G 6-5 17.1 Pts, 5.0 Reb, 3.8 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 34 892 1931 .462 708 1369 .517 184 562 .327 584 842 .694 1379 516 287 207 390 638 2552 75.1
Rank 23rd 27th 56th 23rd 33rd 30th 97th 68th 208th 11th 10th 91st 6th 31st 30th 4th 305th 30th 18th 63rd
Opponent 34 816 2020 .404 612 1369 .447 204 651 .313 473 716 .661 1149 458 294 90 697 2309 67.9
Rank 274th 296th 44th 263rd 286th 65th 280th 298th 50th 236th 259th 81st 253rd 268th 299th 152nd 295th 285th 109th

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 Alvin Williams 34 1163 198 412 .481 135 241 .560 63 171 .368 121 163 .742 169 129 60 12 91 86 580
2 Tim Thomas 32 1005 187 416 .450 140 276 .507 47 140 .336 121 152 .796 193 66 56 33 91 88 542
3 Jason Lawson 34 1057 139 230 .604 145 193 .751 258 50 38 105 81 101 423
4 John Celestand 34 956 97 255 .380 68 153 .444 29 102 .284 60 91 .659 90 121 52 6 106 77 283
5 Chuck Kornegay 33 92 192 .479 92 192 .479 0 0 50 82 .610 202 44 22 14 234
6 Howard Brown 34 73 186 .392 51 103 .495 22 83 .265 29 53 .547 100 43 30 3 197
7 Brian Lynch 28 40 98 .408 24 50 .480 16 48 .333 11 22 .500 44 28 18 1 107
8 Malik Allen 33 357 24 51 .471 24 51 .471 0 0 19 45 .422 96 13 5 18 21 48 67
9 Rafal Bigus 26 22 47 .468 22 47 .468 0 0 17 27 .630 65 12 3 11 61
10 T.J. Caouette 21 17 39 .436 11 24 .458 6 15 .400 9 12 .750 22 9 2 4 49
11 Brian Noone 8 1 3 .333 0 0 1 3 .333 2 2 1.000 1 0 0 0 5
12 Chris Lee 4 2 2 1.000 2 2 1.000 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 4

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 Alvin Williams 34 34.2 5.8 12.1 .481 4.0 7.1 .560 1.9 5.0 .368 3.6 4.8 .742 5.0 3.8 1.8 0.4 2.7 2.5 17.1
2 Tim Thomas 32 31.4 5.8 13.0 .450 4.4 8.6 .507 1.5 4.4 .336 3.8 4.8 .796 6.0 2.1 1.8 1.0 2.8 2.8 16.9
3 Jason Lawson 34 31.1 4.1 6.8 .604 4.3 5.7 .751 7.6 1.5 1.1 3.1 2.4 3.0 12.4
4 John Celestand 34 28.1 2.9 7.5 .380 2.0 4.5 .444 0.9 3.0 .284 1.8 2.7 .659 2.6 3.6 1.5 0.2 3.1 2.3 8.3
5 Chuck Kornegay 33 2.8 5.8 .479 2.8 5.8 .479 0.0 0.0 1.5 2.5 .610 6.1 1.3 0.7 0.4 7.1
6 Howard Brown 34 2.1 5.5 .392 1.5 3.0 .495 0.6 2.4 .265 0.9 1.6 .547 2.9 1.3 0.9 0.1 5.8
7 Brian Lynch 28 1.4 3.5 .408 0.9 1.8 .480 0.6 1.7 .333 0.4 0.8 .500 1.6 1.0 0.6 0.0 3.8
8 Rafal Bigus 26 0.8 1.8 .468 0.8 1.8 .468 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.0 .630 2.5 0.5 0.1 0.4 2.3
9 T.J. Caouette 21 0.8 1.9 .436 0.5 1.1 .458 0.3 0.7 .400 0.4 0.6 .750 1.0 0.4 0.1 0.2 2.3
10 Malik Allen 33 10.8 0.7 1.5 .471 0.7 1.5 .471 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.4 .422 2.9 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.6 1.5 2.0
11 Chris Lee 4 0.5 0.5 1.000 0.5 0.5 1.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.0 1.0
12 Brian Noone 8 0.1 0.4 .333 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 .333 0.3 0.3 1.000 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6

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 Tim Thomas 32 1005 7.4 16.6 .450 5.6 11.0 .507 1.9 5.6 .336 4.8 6.0 .796 7.7 2.6 2.2 1.3 3.6 3.5 21.6
2 Alvin Williams 34 1163 6.8 14.2 .481 4.6 8.3 .560 2.2 5.9 .368 4.2 5.6 .742 5.8 4.4 2.1 0.4 3.1 3.0 19.9
3 Jason Lawson 34 1057 5.3 8.7 .604 5.5 7.3 .751 9.8 1.9 1.4 4.0 3.1 3.8 16.0
4 John Celestand 34 956 4.1 10.7 .380 2.8 6.4 .444 1.2 4.3 .284 2.5 3.8 .659 3.8 5.1 2.2 0.3 4.4 3.2 11.8
5 Malik Allen 33 357 2.7 5.7 .471 2.7 5.7 .471 0.0 0.0 2.1 5.0 .422 10.8 1.5 0.6 2.0 2.4 5.4 7.5
6 Rafal Bigus 26 .468 .468 .630
7 Howard Brown 34 .392 .495 .265 .547
8 T.J. Caouette 21 .436 .458 .400 .750
9 Chuck Kornegay 33 .479 .479 .610
10 Chris Lee 4 1.000 1.000
11 Brian Lynch 28 .408 .480 .333 .500
12 Brian Noone 8 .333 .333 1.000

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 Malik Allen 33 357 .471 .471 .422
2 Rafal Bigus 26 .468 .468 .630
3 Howard Brown 34 .392 .495 .265 .547
4 T.J. Caouette 21 .436 .458 .400 .750
5 John Celestand 34 956 .380 .444 .284 .659
6 Chuck Kornegay 33 .479 .479 .610
7 Jason Lawson 34 1057 .604 .751
8 Chris Lee 4 1.000 1.000
9 Brian Lynch 28 .408 .480 .333 .500
10 Brian Noone 8 .333 .333 1.000
11 Tim Thomas 32 1005 .450 .507 .336 .796
12 Alvin Williams 34 1163 .481 .560 .368 .742

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 Jason Lawson 34 1057 .657 .604 .839 20.1 3.6 3.0 6.6 .250
2 Alvin Williams 34 1163 .593 .557 .415 .396 15.7 3.7 1.7 5.5 .189
3 Tim Thomas 32 1005 .555 .506 .337 .365 15.7 2.6 2.0 4.6 .183
4 Chuck Kornegay 33 .507 .479 .000 .427 0.6 1.3 1.9
5 John Celestand 34 956 .474 .437 .400 .357 26.2 0.4 1.3 1.6 .068
6 Howard Brown 34 .466 .452 .446 .285 0.1 0.8 1.0
7 Malik Allen 33 357 .463 .471 .000 .882 22.5 0.0 0.7 0.7 .082
8 Brian Lynch 28 .493 .490 .490 .224 0.2 0.4 0.7
9 Rafal Bigus 26 .510 .468 .000 .574 0.2 0.5 0.6
10 T.J. Caouette 21 .548 .513 .385 .308 0.2 0.2 0.4
11 Chris Lee 4 1.000 1.000 .000 .000 0.1 0.0 0.1
12 Brian Noone 8 .633 .500 1.000 .667 0.0 0.0 0.0