Friday, February 23, 2024

Women’s Basketball Set To Take On Quinnipiac Wednesday – Princeton University Athletics

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PRINCETON – The Princeton Women’s Basketball Team welcomes the Quinnipiac Bobcats to Jadwin Gym on Wednesday night. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.
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Kaitlyn Chen and Madison St. Rose are tied for the team lead in scoring at 16.3 points per game.
•Chen had a stretch of 20 straight games with double-digit performances before scoring just seven points vs. Rhode Island.
•The senior captain is shooting 36.8 percent from deep, which would be a career high. She is 68 points shy of 1,000 for her career.
•St. Rose has six 10+ point outings and three with over 20 points including 24 in the victory over No. 20 Oklahoma. She is 52nd in the country in field goal attempts (116).
•The sophomore has almost doubled her point average from the year prior going from 8.8 to 16.3.
Ellie Mitchell continues to be one of the best rebounders in the country as she is seventh in rebounds per contest (11.6), eighth in total rebounds (93), 14th in offensive rebounds per game (4.2) and 18th in defensive caroms (7.4).
•Mitchell has 43 games with at least 10 rebounds or more. She recorded six as a freshman, 16 as a sophomore, 17 as a junior and four this season. She corralled 34 rebounds combined in two contests in Florida vs. No. 20 Oklahoma and No. 19 Indiana.
•According to, Mitchell is only the sixth Div. I player since 2009-10 to put up 18 rebounds, seven assists and four steals in a game (vs. Oklahoma) and the first to do it against a Power Six team.
 •She has the two highest rebounding totals (338 last season and 311 in 2021-22) ever by a Tiger. She is fourth all-time in rebounds (895) and is 38 boards shy of Ellen DeVoe for third (942).
•Mitchell posted her 13th career double-double with 11 points and 16 rebounds vs. No. 19 Indiana.
Parker Hill made her first career start at Rhode Island, scoring 11 points, grabbing seven rebounds, blocking four shots, and stealing two passes.
•It’s the second straight game for Hill with four blocks and she sits with 12 total in just 102 minutes which is 65th in the country. Her 1.5 blocks per game is 85th nationally. Her 12.0 percent block rate is 12th in the NCAA.
•Her four blocks and four steals vs. Seton Hall was just the sixth time a player had done both in a game this season (HerHoopsStats).
•Head coach Carla Berube‘s unit is No. 19 in Her Hoop Stats’ Simple RPI (62.3) which treats all games equally (25% Team Win %, 50% Average Opponent Win %, 50% Average Opponent’s Average Opponent Win %).
•It is different from the NCAA RPI because the NCAA RPI values home wins as 0.6 wins, home losses as 1.4 losses, away wins as 1.4 wins, and away losses as 0.6 losses.
•The Tigers’ opponents average scoring margin per 100 possessions is +14.2, 15th best while their average points per 100 possessions is 99.8, 18th in the nation.
•Princeton sits No. 31 in Her Hoops Stats Defensive Rating (79.0), a statistic that controls for pace and adjusts defensive rating for the strength of the offenses teams have faced.
•The Tigers are No. 42 in Her Hoops Stats Rating (23.3) a rating of teams that controls for pace, adjusts for opponent quality, and incorporates margin of victory in addition to wins and losses.
•The Orange and Black are No. 53 in Her Hoops Stats’ Offensive Rating (102.4), a statistic that controls for pace and adjusts offensive rating for the strength of the offenses teams have faced.
Kaitlyn Chen
Offensive Win Shares – 0.6 – 93rd percentile
Assist Rate – 22.9 percent – 88th percentile
Win Shares – 0.7 – 88th percentile
Usage Rate Percentage – 25.1 – 84th percentile
Assist/Turnover Ratio – 1.2 – 77th percentile
PER – 19.8 – 75th percentile
Ellie Mitchell
Total Rebound % – 20.0 – 98th percentile
Defensive Rebounding % – 26.3 – 98th percentile
Offensive Rebounding % – 14.0 – 98th percentile
Defensive Win Shares – 0.3 – 92nd percentile
Total Win Shares – 0.6 – 86th percentile
Block % – 3.3 – 85th percentile
Assist/Turnover Ratio – 1.27 – 79th percentile
Offensive Win Shares – 0.3 – 77th percentile
Madison St. Rose
Offensive Win Shares – 0.7 – 94th percentile
Win Shares – 0.8 – 91st percentile
Usage Rate – 26.8 percent – 90th percentile
Steal Percentage – 2.9 – 84th percentile
PER – 23.2 – 85th percentile
Points Per Play – 0.92 – 77th percentile
Offensive Rating – 106.6 – 76th percentile
Skye Belker
Offensive Win Shares – 0.4 – 85th percentile
Win Shares – 0.5 – 76th percentile

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