Men's Basketball Players Nationally Ranked
- Release Date:
- December 18, 2012
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
HAMBURG, NY – At the holiday break after eleven games played, the Hilbert College men’s basketball team is listed in every track-able statistical category which is available in a weekly Division III release presented by the NCAA. The Hawks are ranked in the Top 50 in six different categories and in the Top 200 in nine of the twelve remaining posts. Four individuals are ranked spanning seven different lists.
The 9-2 Hawks, who are off to the program’s historical best start, are ranked 18th in Turnover Margin (6.3), 26th in Turnovers Per Game (11.6), 30th in Assist Turnover Ratio (1.25), 38th in Steals Per Game (10.5), 42nd in Scoring Margin (12.2) and 49th in Won-Lost Percentage (81.1). The other categories which fall in the Top 100 are 70th in Scoring Defense (63.1), 94th in Three-Point Field Goal Defense (30.5), and 100th in Scoring Offense (75.3).
Senior Dan McFarland (Lancaster, NY/St. Mary’s) is currently listed in four separate individual lists: 90th in Assist Turnover Ratio (1.9), 174th in Assist Per Game (3.6), 225th in Free-Throw Percentage (78.7) and 271st in Field Goal Percentage (46.6).
Senior Anthony Hodge (Brooklyn, NY/TA&T/CCC/Plattsburgh) and freshman Jerame Owens (Rochester, NY/Spencerport) appear twice each. Hodge is 103rd in Steals Per Game (2.27) and 252nd in Free-Throw Percentage (77.5). Owens is 142nd in Rebounds Per Game (8.1) and 244th in Block Shots Per Game (1.09).
Sophomore Trevor Stark (Queens, NY/Robert F. Kennedy) is ranked 207th in Steals Per Game (1.91).
Dan McFarland is creeping his way up the All Time Leader’s board. He currently ranks
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.