2 Ben Boots
2 Ben Boots
Height: 6-1
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kimberly
High School: Kimberly
Position: G
gp 15
pts/g 16.7
fg % 46.8
3pt % 44.2
ft % 84.6
reb/g 3.7
a/g 4.6

Career: Earned varsity letters in 2015-16, 2016-17 & 2017-18 … Has played in 89 games, including 60 as a starter … Has totaled 1,194 points, 288 rebounds, 283 assists and 99 steals … Ranks 17th in UW-Oshkosh history in career points and ninth in career 3-point field goals.

2018-19: Preseason Honorable Mention All-American by D3hoops.com.

2017-18: All-Central Region First Team by the NABC … All-Central Region Second Team by D3hoops.com … All-WIAC First Team … Member of NCAA Division III runner-up team … WIAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week (Jan. 8-14 & Jan. 22-28) … Started all 33 games … Led team with 16 points, 4.4 assists and 1.4 steals per game … Shot 44.4 percent (161-363) from the field, 38.8 percent (76-196) from 3-point range and 85.6 percent (131-153) from the free throw line … Led WIAC in assists per game and assist-to-turnover ratio (2.20) … Ranked second in the conference in free throw percentage, third in scoring, fourth in steals per game and fifth in 3-pointers made … Scored in double figures during 29 games, including 10 contests with 20 or more points … Had a season-high 36 points with eight 3-pointers at Augustana College (Ill.) on March 10 … Had 22 points and a season-best 10 rebounds against Calvin College (Mich.) … Scored 25 points against Ripon College and 24 points against Nebraska Wesleyan University … Tallied 21 points and matched his season high with eight assists at UW-Stevens Point on Feb. 14 … Had 17 points and tied his season best with four steals at UW-Whitewater on Feb. 7 … Scored 14 points and shot 10-for-10 from the free throw line against Edgewood College.

2016-17: All-WIAC First Team … Member of NCAA Division III postseason team … Played in all 28 games, including 27 as a starter … Led team with 13.8 points per game, 84 assists and 31 steals … Second in WIAC with 70 3-pointers and a .849 free throw percentage … Shot 113-for-256 (.441) from the field, 70-for-170 (.412) from 3-point range and 90-for-106 (.849) at the free throw line … Averaged 3.4 rebound per game … Scored double-figure points 21 times … Made at least one 3-pointer in 25 games … Had a season-high 31 points, eight 3-pointers and four steals against Wartburg College (Iowa) … Scored 28 points on 10-for-14 shooting from the floor with a season-best six rebounds against Iowa Wesleyan University … Had 23 points against Hope College (Mich.) … Had 15 points and a season-high seven assists against UW-Stout on Feb. 18.

2015-16: Member of NCAA Division III postseason team … Appeared in all 28 games … WIAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week (Jan. 11-17) … Averaged 10 points and 2.6 rebounds per game … Led team with a .845 free throw percentage … Had 54 assists and 23 steals … Shot 79-for-185 (.427) from the field, 39-for-108 (.361) from 3-point range and 82-for-97 at the free throw line … Scored a season-high 27 points against UW-Platteville on Jan. 9 … Had 26 points on 6-for-8 shooting from the field and 9-for-10 at the free throw line against UW-La Crosse on Jan. 13 … Had 14 points and a season-high five assists against UW-River Falls on Feb. 20 … Had 12 points and a season-high three steals against UW-Stevens Point on Jan. 16 … Had a season-best five rebounds against UW-La Crosse on Feb. 13.

High School: 2015 graduate of Kimberly High School … Earned three varsity letters in basketball and three in football … Named to 2015 Division 1 All-State First Team by the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association … Played in the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association Division 1 All-Star Game in 2015 … Football team won WIAA championships in 2014 (Division 1) and 2013 (Division 2) … Basketball coach, Lucky Wurtz, played basketball at UW-Oshkosh.

Personal: Majoring in finance … Owns a 3.42 cumulative grade-point average … Member of the 2015-16, 2016-17 & 2017-18 WIAC Scholastic Honor Rolls … Father, Bill, played basketball at St. Norbert College.

Recent Games
Dec 18 St. Norbert College W, 79-68
Dec 30 Concordia University Wisconsin W, 90-68
Jan 2 UW-Platteville W, 96-70
Jan 5 at UW-Stout W, 77-75
Jan 9 at UW-Stevens Point W, 78-68
Jan 12 UW-River Falls W, 91-56
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 4
Games started 15 4
Minutes 452 129
Minutes per game 30.1 32.3
FG 80-171 23-48
FG Pct 46.8 47.9
3PT 46-104 13-32
3PT Pct 44.2 40.6
FT 44-52 14-19
FT Pct 84.6 73.7
Off rebounds 7 3
Def rebounds 49 11
Total rebounds 56 14
Rebounds per game 3.7 3.5
Personal fouls 22 6
Disqualifications - -
Assists 69 24
Turnovers 31 14
Assist to turnover ratio 2.2 1.7
Steals 15 3
Blocks 1 0
Points 250 73
Points per game 16.7 18.3
Points per 40 min 22.1 22.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 2 at University of Wisconsin L, 82-70 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 vs. Piedmont College (Ga.) W, 86-77 1 30 4-10 40.0 4-9 44.4 7-8 87.5 19
Nov 17 at Wheaton College (Ill.) L, 86-74 1 35 2-15 13.3 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 6
Nov 20 at Edgewood College W, 93-79 1 37 6-12 50.0 0-2 0.0 11-12 91.7 23
Nov 27 North Park University (Ill.) W, 86-53 1 24 3-8 37.5 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 9
Dec 1 at Elmhurst College (Ill.) W, 68-57 1 35 4-10 40.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Dec 4 Finlandia University (Mich.) W, 95-48 1 19 7-9 77.8 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 18
Dec 7 Alma College (Mich.) W, 99-74 1 24 7-13 53.8 4-8 50.0 0-1 0.0 18
Dec 8 Calvin College (Mich.) W, 92-56 1 26 5-10 50.0 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 14
Dec 14 at Lawrence University W, 91-53 1 31 4-10 40.0 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 12
Dec 18 St. Norbert College W, 79-68 1 35 9-14 64.3 5-10 50.0 8-8 100.0 31
Dec 30 Concordia University Wisconsin W, 90-68 1 27 6-12 50.0 1-5 20.0 4-4 100.0 17
Jan 2 UW-Platteville W, 96-70 1 26 5-9 55.6 3-6 50.0 3-6 50.0 16
Jan 5 at UW-Stout W, 77-75 1 38 10-17 58.8 6-12 50.0 5-6 83.3 31
Jan 9 at UW-Stevens Point W, 78-68 1 38 5-14 35.7 2-9 22.2 4-4 100.0 16
Jan 12 UW-River Falls W, 91-56 1 27 3-8 37.5 2-5 40.0 2-3 66.7 10
Jan 16 at UW-Whitewater   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 UW-La Crosse   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 UW-Eau Claire   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at UW-River Falls   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 UW-Whitewater   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 UW-Stout   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at UW-Platteville   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 UW-Stevens Point   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at UW-La Crosse   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at UW-Eau Claire   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 2 at University of Wisconsin L, 82-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 vs. Piedmont College (Ga.) W, 86-77 1 30 0 5 5 4 1 4.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 17 at Wheaton College (Ill.) L, 86-74 1 35 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 2 0 4 -
Nov 20 at Edgewood College W, 93-79 1 37 0 2 2 6 0 - 0 0 0 -
Nov 27 North Park University (Ill.) W, 86-53 1 24 0 2 2 7 2 3.5 1 0 1 -
Dec 1 at Elmhurst College (Ill.) W, 68-57 1 35 1 4 5 1 3 0.3 2 0 1 -
Dec 4 Finlandia University (Mich.) W, 95-48 1 19 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 1 1 1 -
Dec 7 Alma College (Mich.) W, 99-74 1 24 1 5 6 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 -
Dec 8 Calvin College (Mich.) W, 92-56 1 26 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 14 at Lawrence University W, 91-53 1 31 1 7 8 7 2 3.5 1 0 1 -
Dec 18 St. Norbert College W, 79-68 1 35 1 2 3 4 4 1.0 3 0 3 -
Dec 30 Concordia University Wisconsin W, 90-68 1 27 0 7 7 6 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 2 UW-Platteville W, 96-70 1 26 0 2 2 6 2 3.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 5 at UW-Stout W, 77-75 1 38 2 2 4 3 6 0.5 1 0 3 -
Jan 9 at UW-Stevens Point W, 78-68 1 38 0 4 4 10 5 2.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 12 UW-River Falls W, 91-56 1 27 1 3 4 5 1 5.0 2 0 0 -
Jan 16 at UW-Whitewater   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 UW-La Crosse   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 UW-Eau Claire   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at UW-River Falls   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 UW-Whitewater   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 UW-Stout   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at UW-Platteville   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 UW-Stevens Point   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at UW-La Crosse   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at UW-Eau Claire   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 28 - 22.9 2.8-6.6 42.7 1.4-3.9 36.1 2.9-3.5 84.5 10.0
2016-17 28 27 31.3 4.0-9.1 44.1 2.5-6.1 41.2 3.2-3.8 84.9 13.8
2017-18 33 33 32.3 4.9-11.0 44.4 2.3-5.9 38.8 4.0-4.6 85.6 16.0
2018-19 15 15 30.1 5.3-11.4 46.8 3.1-6.9 44.2 2.9-3.5 84.6 16.7
Total 104 75 29.2 4.2-9.4 44.4 2.2-5.6 40.0 3.3-3.9 85.0 13.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 28 - 640 79-185 42.7 39-108 36.1 82-97 84.5 279
2016-17 28 27 877 113-256 44.1 70-170 41.2 90-106 84.9 386
2017-18 33 33 1065 161-363 44.4 76-196 38.8 131-153 85.6 529
2018-19 15 15 452 80-171 46.8 46-104 44.2 44-52 84.6 250
Total 104 75 3034 433-975 44.4 231-578 40.0 347-408 85.0 1444
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 28 - 22.9 4.9-11.6 42.7 2.4-6.8 36.1 5.1-6.1 84.5 17.4
2016-17 28 27 31.3 5.2-11.7 44.1 3.2-7.8 41.2 4.1-4.8 84.9 17.6
2017-18 33 33 32.3 6.0-13.6 44.4 2.9-7.4 38.8 4.9-5.7 85.6 19.9
2018-19 15 15 30.1 7.1-15.1 46.8 4.1-9.2 44.2 3.9-4.6 84.6 22.1
Total 104 75 29.2 5.7-12.9 44.4 3.0-7.6 40.0 4.6-5.4 85.0 19.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 28 - 22.9 0.3 2.3 2.6 1.3 0.0 1.9 1.3 1.5 0.8 0.0
2016-17 28 27 31.3 0.3 3.1 3.4 1.5 0.0 3.0 1.9 1.6 1.1 0.1
2017-18 33 33 32.3 0.4 3.2 3.6 1.8 0.0 4.4 2.0 2.2 1.4 0.1
2018-19 15 15 30.1 0.5 3.3 3.7 1.5 - 4.6 2.1 2.2 1.0 0.1
Total 104 75 29.2 0.3 3.0 3.3 1.5 0.0 3.4 1.8 1.9 1.1 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 28 - 640 7 65 72 36 0 54 35 1.5 23 1
2016-17 28 27 877 9 87 96 43 0 84 53 1.6 31 4
2017-18 33 33 1065 13 107 120 58 0 145 66 2.2 45 2
2018-19 15 15 452 7 49 56 22 - 69 31 2.2 15 1
Total 104 75 3034 36 308 344 159 0 352 185 1.9 114 8
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 28 - 22.9 0.4 4.1 4.5 2.3 0.0 3.4 2.2 1.5 1.4 0.1
2016-17 28 27 31.3 0.4 4.0 4.4 2.0 0.0 3.8 2.4 1.6 1.4 0.2
2017-18 33 33 32.3 0.5 4.0 4.5 2.2 0.0 5.4 2.5 2.2 1.7 0.1
2018-19 15 15 30.1 0.6 4.3 5.0 1.9 0.0 6.1 2.7 2.2 1.3 0.1
Total 104 75 29.2 0.5 4.1 4.5 2.1 0.0 4.6 2.4 1.9 1.5 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 15 15 30.1 5.3-11.4 46.8 3.1-6.9 44.2 2.9-3.5 84.6 16.7
Conference 4 4 32.3 5.8-12.0 47.9 3.2-8.0 40.6 3.5-4.8 73.7 18.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 8 26.0 5.6-10.4 54.2 3.2-6.5 50.0 2.1-2.8 77.3 16.6
Away 6 6 35.7 5.2-13.0 39.7 2.7-7.2 37.2 3.3-3.7 90.9 16.3
Neutral 1 1 30.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 4.0-9.0 44.4 7.0-8.0 87.5 19.0
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Wins 14 14 29.8 5.6-11.1 50.0 3.1-6.8 46.3 3.1-3.7 84.6 17.4
Losses 1 1 35.0 2.0-15.0 13.3 2.0-9.0 22.2 0.0-0.0 - 6.0
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November 4 4 31.5 3.8-11.2 33.3 2.2-6.5 34.6 4.5-5.0 90.0 14.3
December 7 7 28.1 6.0-11.1 53.8 3.4-6.6 52.2 1.7-1.9 92.3 17.1
January 4 4 32.3 5.8-12.0 47.9 3.2-8.0 40.6 3.5-4.8 73.7 18.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 15 15 452 80-171 46.8 46-104 44.2 44-52 84.6 250
Conference 4 4 129 23-48 47.9 13-32 40.6 14-19 73.7 73
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 8 8 208 45-83 54.2 26-52 50.0 17-22 77.3 133
Away 6 6 214 31-78 39.7 16-43 37.2 20-22 90.9 98
Neutral 1 1 30 4-10 40.0 4-9 44.4 7-8 87.5 19
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Wins 14 14 417 78-156 50.0 44-95 46.3 44-52 84.6 244
Losses 1 1 35 2-15 13.3 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 6
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November 4 4 126 15-45 33.3 9-26 34.6 18-20 90.0 57
December 7 7 197 42-78 53.8 24-46 52.2 12-13 92.3 120
January 4 4 129 23-48 47.9 13-32 40.6 14-19 73.7 73
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 15 15 30.1 7.1-15.1 46.8 4.1-9.2 44.2 3.9-4.6 84.6 22.1
Conference 4 4 32.3 7.1-14.9 47.9 4.0-9.9 40.6 4.3-5.9 73.7 22.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 8 26.0 8.7-16.0 54.2 5.0-10.0 50.0 3.3-4.2 77.3 25.6
Away 6 6 35.7 5.8-14.6 39.7 3.0-8.0 37.2 3.7-4.1 90.9 18.3
Neutral 1 1 30.0 5.3-13.3 40.0 5.3-12.0 44.4 9.3-10.7 87.5 25.3
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Wins 14 14 29.8 7.5-15.0 50.0 4.2-9.1 46.3 4.2-5.0 84.6 23.4
Losses 1 1 35.0 2.3-17.1 13.3 2.3-10.3 22.2 0.0-0.0 - 6.9
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November 4 4 31.5 4.8-14.3 33.3 2.9-8.3 34.6 5.7-6.3 90.0 18.1
December 7 7 28.1 8.5-15.8 53.8 4.9-9.3 52.2 2.4-2.6 92.3 24.4
January 4 4 32.3 7.1-14.9 47.9 4.0-9.9 40.6 4.3-5.9 73.7 22.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 15 15 30.1 0.5 3.3 3.7 1.5 - 4.6 2.1 2.2 1.0 0.1
Conference 4 4 32.3 0.8 2.8 3.5 1.5 - 6.0 3.5 1.7 0.8 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 26.0 0.4 3.1 3.5 1.3 - 4.6 1.5 3.1 1.0 0.1
Away 6 6 35.7 0.7 3.2 3.8 1.7 - 4.7 3.0 1.6 1.0 0.0
Neutral 1 1 30.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 2.0 - 4.0 1.0 4.0 1.0 0.0
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Wins 14 14 29.8 0.5 3.5 4.0 1.3 - 4.9 2.1 2.3 0.9 0.1
Losses 1 1 35.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 2.0 0.0
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November 4 4 31.5 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.8 - 4.5 1.3 3.6 1.0 0.0
December 7 7 28.1 0.6 4.1 4.7 1.3 - 3.9 1.7 2.3 1.1 0.1
January 4 4 32.3 0.8 2.8 3.5 1.5 - 6.0 3.5 1.7 0.8 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 15 15 452 7 49 56 22 - 69 31 2.2 15 1
Conference 4 4 129 3 11 14 6 - 24 14 1.7 3 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 208 3 25 28 10 - 37 12 3.1 8 1
Away 6 6 214 4 19 23 10 - 28 18 1.6 6 0
Neutral 1 1 30 0 5 5 2 - 4 1 4.0 1 0
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Wins 14 14 417 7 49 56 18 - 68 29 2.3 13 1
Losses 1 1 35 0 0 0 4 - 1 2 0.5 2 0
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November 4 4 126 0 9 9 7 - 18 5 3.6 4 0
December 7 7 197 4 29 33 9 - 27 12 2.3 8 1
January 4 4 129 3 11 14 6 - 24 14 1.7 3 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 15 15 30.1 0.6 4.3 5.0 1.9 0.0 6.1 2.7 2.2 1.3 0.1
Conference 4 4 32.3 0.9 3.4 4.3 1.9 0.0 7.4 4.3 1.7 0.9 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 26.0 0.6 4.8 5.4 1.9 0.0 7.1 2.3 3.1 1.5 0.2
Away 6 6 35.7 0.7 3.6 4.3 1.9 0.0 5.2 3.4 1.6 1.1 0.0
Neutral 1 1 30.0 0.0 6.7 6.7 2.7 0.0 5.3 1.3 4.0 1.3 0.0
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Wins 14 14 29.8 0.7 4.7 5.4 1.7 0.0 6.5 2.8 2.3 1.2 0.1
Losses 1 1 35.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.6 0.0 1.1 2.3 0.5 2.3 0.0
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November 4 4 31.5 0.0 2.9 2.9 2.2 0.0 5.7 1.6 3.6 1.3 0.0
December 7 7 28.1 0.8 5.9 6.7 1.8 0.0 5.5 2.4 2.3 1.6 0.2
January 4 4 32.3 0.9 3.4 4.3 1.9 0.0 7.4 4.3 1.7 0.9 0.0