3 Ben Grace
3 - Ben Grace
Height: 5-10
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: The Gilman School
Position: G
gp 23
pts/g 3.6
fg % 36.4
3pt % 36.4
ft % 93.8
reb/g 1.3
a/g 0.4

Accolades: (2014-15) Named Mahamoud Jabbi One-Bid Wonders Walk-On of the Year.

2014-15: Hit a trey at Iowa, in his only attempt, on Dec. 6... Came off the bench in second half and buried back-to-back treys to spark UMBC versus Lehigh... Posted career bests in points (6) and treys (2) at the time... Played 21 minutes vs. NJIT and corralled three caroms... Scored his first points in 10 AE appearances with four versus Vermont on Jan. 17... Earned his first career start vs. Binghamton on Jan. 28 and smashed his career highs in points (17), field goals made, treys and rebounds (5 apiece) and minutes played (40)... Matched some of those gaudy numbers at Binghamton in the regular season finale, hitting 5-of-8 from long distance in a 17-point effort... Posted three assists (career best) in 27 minutes of action... Played 397 minutes in 2014-15, after seeing action in only 38 minutes in all of the 2013-14 campaign.    

2013-14: Saw two minutes of action in the team’s season opener at Arizona State...Played five minutes vs. Eastern... Attempted first career shot and garnered first carom at Coppin State on Dec. 11...  Recorded a steal in four minutes played at Vermont on Feb. 15... Played seven mintues at Stony Brook on Feb. 19… Scored his first field goal as a Retriever, a trey, in season-high eight minutes of work in America East quarterfinal contest at Albany… Added season-best two assists.   

Background: A Catonsville native who is a walk-on to the basketball program… Named to 2012-13 All-MIAA squad… Poured in 30 points vs. Pallotti and 22 vs. Calvert Hall in his senior campaign for the Greyhounds… Selected as MVP of Gilman’s Bristow Tournament… Competed for two MIAA titles on the hardwood, winning one in 2012 and falling in his senior campaign… Also lettered in soccer, football and baseball during his tenures at Gilman and Cardinal Gibbons… Transferred to Gilman after Gibbons closed in 2010… A place kicker in football and was ranked No. 2 in the state in 2009… Influenced to attend UMBC because of proximity to home and several of his family members attending the university and achieving academic and professional success… Considering law school down the road… Has two older brothers, Michael and Nick, and two younger siblings, Zach and Sam… Lists favorite book as The Great Gatsby… Son of Suzie and Michael Grace… Born Sept. 27, 1993.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP/GS Min-Avg. FG-FGA Pct. 3FG-FGA Pct. FT-FTA Pct. Off Def Reb Avg. PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts. Avg.
2013-14 12-0  38-3.2  1-4  .250  1-3  .333  0-0  .000  0.1  0.3 
2014-15 23-5 397-17.3 24-66 .364 20-55 .364 15-16 .938 3 28 31 1.3 20 0 10 12 0 9 83 3.6
Career 35-5  435-12.4  25-70  .357  21-58  .362  15-16  .938  3 29  32  0.9  23  13  14  10  86  2.5 


Recent Games
Feb 14 at Vermont L, 74-51
Feb 17 at Hartford L, 55-52
Feb 21 Maine W, 73-66
Feb 25 UAlbany L, 67-49
Feb 28 at Binghamton L, 76-69
Mar 4 at Vermont L, 66-39
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 23 16
Games started 5 5
Minutes 397 329
Minutes per game 17.3 20.6
FG 24-66 18-53
FG Pct 36.4 34.0
3PT 20-55 16-45
3PT Pct 36.4 35.6
FT 15-16 11-11
FT Pct 93.8 100.0
Off rebounds 3 3
Def rebounds 28 23
Total rebounds 31 26
Rebounds per game 1.3 1.6
Personal fouls 20 19
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 10 10
Turnovers 12 6
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 1.7
Steals 9 7
Blocks 0 0
Points 83 63
Points per game 3.6 3.9
Points per 40 min 8.4 7.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 7 Frostburg St.   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Akron L, 74-57 - 1 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 19 at Loyola (Md.) L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Minnesota L, 69-51 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 25 Howard L, 68-54 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Towson L, 77-66 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 at Eastern Shore L, 65-52 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at George Washington L, 83-60 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Dec 6 at Iowa L, 77-47 - 4 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 10 at Central Conn. St. L, 65-53 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 Longwood W, 58-53 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 at Kennesaw St. W, 66-53 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Lehigh L, 58-55 - 14 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 2 NJIT L, 70-55 - 21 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 7 UMass Lowell L, 73-61 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 11 New Hampshire L, 63-60 - 19 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 14 at Stony Brook L, 64-54 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 Vermont L, 71-54 - 20 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 19 Hartford L, 65-63 - 12 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 22 at Maine W, 76-59 - 20 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 25 at UAlbany L, 69-55 - 18 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 28 Binghamton L, 68-56 1 40 5-12 41.7 5-12 41.7 2-2 100.0 17
Feb 5 at UMass Lowell L, 67-51 1 36 1-5 20.0 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 7 at New Hampshire L, 80-46 1 28 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 11 Stony Brook L, 73-61 1 31 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 14 at Vermont L, 74-51 1 29 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 17 at Hartford L, 55-52 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 21 Maine W, 73-66 - 10 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 3-3 100.0 3
Feb 25 UAlbany L, 67-49 - 16 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
Feb 28 at Binghamton L, 76-69 - 27 5-9 55.6 5-8 62.5 2-2 100.0 17
Mar 4 at Vermont L, 66-39 - 22 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 4
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 7 Frostburg St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Akron L, 74-57 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Nov 19 at Loyola (Md.) L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Minnesota L, 69-51 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Nov 25 Howard L, 68-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Towson L, 77-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 at Eastern Shore L, 65-52 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at George Washington L, 83-60 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 6 at Iowa L, 77-47 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 10 at Central Conn. St. L, 65-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 Longwood W, 58-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 at Kennesaw St. W, 66-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Lehigh L, 58-55 - 14 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 2 NJIT L, 70-55 - 21 0 3 3 0 4 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 7 UMass Lowell L, 73-61 - 9 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 11 New Hampshire L, 63-60 - 19 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 14 at Stony Brook L, 64-54 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 17 Vermont L, 71-54 - 20 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 19 Hartford L, 65-63 - 12 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 22 at Maine W, 76-59 - 20 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 25 at UAlbany L, 69-55 - 18 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 28 Binghamton L, 68-56 1 40 1 4 5 2 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 5 at UMass Lowell L, 67-51 1 36 1 1 2 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 7 at New Hampshire L, 80-46 1 28 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 11 Stony Brook L, 73-61 1 31 0 2 2 1 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 14 at Vermont L, 74-51 1 29 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 17 at Hartford L, 55-52 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 21 Maine W, 73-66 - 10 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 25 UAlbany L, 67-49 - 16 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 28 at Binghamton L, 76-69 - 27 0 3 3 3 0 - 0 0 3 -
Mar 4 at Vermont L, 66-39 - 22 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 12 - 3.2 0.1-0.3 25.0 0.1-0.2 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.3
2014-15 23 5 17.3 1.0-2.9 36.4 0.9-2.4 36.4 0.7-0.7 93.8 3.6
2015-16 23 - 7.2 0.6-1.3 44.8 0.5-1.1 46.2 0.2-0.3 83.3 1.9
2016-17 12 2 4.1 0.6-1.4 41.2 0.6-1.4 41.2 0.2-0.3 50.0 1.9
Total 70 7 9.3 0.6-1.7 38.8 0.6-1.4 39.6 0.3-0.4 84.6 2.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 12 - 38 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
2014-15 23 5 397 24-66 36.4 20-55 36.4 15-16 93.8 83
2015-16 23 - 165 13-29 44.8 12-26 46.2 5-6 83.3 43
2016-17 12 2 49 7-17 41.2 7-17 41.2 2-4 50.0 23
Total 70 7 649 45-116 38.8 40-101 39.6 22-26 84.6 152
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 12 - 3.2 1.1-4.2 25.0 1.1-3.2 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.2
2014-15 23 5 17.3 2.4-6.6 36.4 2.0-5.5 36.4 1.5-1.6 93.8 8.4
2015-16 23 - 7.2 3.2-7.0 44.8 2.9-6.3 46.2 1.2-1.5 83.3 10.4
2016-17 12 2 4.1 5.7-13.9 41.2 5.7-13.9 41.2 1.6-3.3 50.0 18.8
Total 70 7 9.3 2.8-7.1 38.8 2.5-6.2 39.6 1.4-1.6 84.6 9.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 12 - 3.2 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.2 1.5 0.1 0.0
2014-15 23 5 17.3 0.1 1.2 1.3 0.9 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.0
2015-16 23 - 7.2 0.0 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.3 1.7 0.2 0.0
2016-17 12 2 4.1 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.1 0.0
Total 70 7 9.3 0.1 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.4 1.1 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 12 - 38 0 1 1 3 0 3 2 1.5 1 0
2014-15 23 5 397 3 28 31 20 0 10 12 0.8 9 0
2015-16 23 - 165 1 12 13 18 0 12 7 1.7 4 0
2016-17 12 2 49 0 4 4 4 0 6 6 1.0 1 0
Total 70 7 649 4 45 49 45 0 31 27 1.1 15 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 12 - 3.2 0.0 1.1 1.1 3.2 0.0 3.2 2.1 1.5 1.1 0.0
2014-15 23 5 17.3 0.3 2.8 3.1 2.0 0.0 1.0 1.2 0.8 0.9 0.0
2015-16 23 - 7.2 0.2 2.9 3.2 4.4 0.0 2.9 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.0
2016-17 12 2 4.1 0.0 3.3 3.3 3.3 0.0 4.9 4.9 1.0 0.8 0.0
Total 70 7 9.3 0.2 2.8 3.0 2.8 0.0 1.9 1.7 1.1 0.9 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 23 5 17.3 1.0-2.9 36.4 0.9-2.4 36.4 0.7-0.7 93.8 3.6
Conference 16 5 20.6 1.1-3.3 34.0 1.0-2.8 35.6 0.7-0.7 100.0 3.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 2 19.2 1.4-3.8 36.8 1.2-3.3 36.4 0.9-0.9 100.0 4.9
Away 13 3 15.8 0.8-2.2 35.7 0.6-1.7 36.4 0.5-0.5 85.7 2.6
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 2 - 15.0 0.0-1.5 0.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.5-1.5 100.0 1.5
Losses 21 5 17.5 1.1-3.0 38.1 1.0-2.5 37.7 0.6-0.6 92.3 3.8
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November 2 - 1.5 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
December 3 - 7.3 1.0-2.0 50.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.7-0.7 100.0 3.7
January 9 1 18.1 1.1-2.9 38.5 0.9-2.4 36.4 0.4-0.4 100.0 3.6
February 8 4 23.4 1.2-3.8 33.3 1.1-3.1 36.0 0.9-0.9 100.0 4.5
March 1 - 22.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.0-3.0 66.7 4.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 23 5 397 24-66 36.4 20-55 36.4 15-16 93.8 83
Conference 16 5 329 18-53 34.0 16-45 35.6 11-11 100.0 63
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 10 2 192 14-38 36.8 12-33 36.4 9-9 100.0 49
Away 13 3 205 10-28 35.7 8-22 36.4 6-7 85.7 34
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 2 - 30 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 3-3 100.0 3
Losses 21 5 367 24-63 38.1 20-53 37.7 12-13 92.3 80
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November 2 - 3 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
December 3 - 22 3-6 50.0 3-6 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
January 9 1 163 10-26 38.5 8-22 36.4 4-4 100.0 32
February 8 4 187 10-30 33.3 9-25 36.0 7-7 100.0 36
March 1 - 22 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 4
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 23 5 17.3 2.4-6.6 36.4 2.0-5.5 36.4 1.5-1.6 93.8 8.4
Conference 16 5 20.6 2.2-6.4 34.0 1.9-5.5 35.6 1.3-1.3 100.0 7.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 2 19.2 2.9-7.9 36.8 2.5-6.9 36.4 1.9-1.9 100.0 10.2
Away 13 3 15.8 2.0-5.5 35.7 1.6-4.3 36.4 1.2-1.4 85.7 6.6
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 2 - 15.0 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-2.7 0.0 4.0-4.0 100.0 4.0
Losses 21 5 17.5 2.6-6.9 38.1 2.2-5.8 37.7 1.3-1.4 92.3 8.7
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November 2 - 1.5 0.0-26.7 0.0 0.0-13.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
December 3 - 7.3 5.5-10.9 50.0 5.5-10.9 50.0 3.6-3.6 100.0 20.0
January 9 1 18.1 2.5-6.4 38.5 2.0-5.4 36.4 1.0-1.0 100.0 7.9
February 8 4 23.4 2.1-6.4 33.3 1.9-5.3 36.0 1.5-1.5 100.0 7.7
March 1 - 22.0 1.8-3.6 50.0 0.0-1.8 0.0 3.6-5.5 66.7 7.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 23 5 17.3 0.1 1.2 1.3 0.9 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.0
Conference 16 5 20.6 0.2 1.4 1.6 1.2 0.0 0.6 0.4 1.7 0.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 2 19.2 0.1 1.7 1.8 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.0
Away 13 3 15.8 0.2 0.8 1.0 0.7 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.2 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 2 - 15.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
Losses 21 5 17.5 0.1 1.3 1.4 0.9 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.3 0.0
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November 2 - 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.5 0.0
December 3 - 7.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0
January 9 1 18.1 0.2 1.8 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.0
February 8 4 23.4 0.1 1.3 1.4 1.4 0.0 0.9 0.5 1.8 0.6 0.0
March 1 - 22.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 23 5 397 3 28 31 20 0 10 12 0.8 9 0
Conference 16 5 329 3 23 26 19 0 10 6 1.7 7 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 2 192 1 17 18 11 0 4 6 0.7 7 0
Away 13 3 205 2 11 13 9 0 6 6 1.0 2 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 2 - 30 1 1 2 2 0 0 2 0.0 2 0
Losses 21 5 367 2 27 29 18 0 10 10 1.0 7 0
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November 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0
December 3 - 22 0 0 0 0 - 0 2 0.0 0 0
January 9 1 163 2 16 18 9 0 3 6 0.5 2 0
February 8 4 187 1 10 11 11 0 7 4 1.8 5 0
March 1 - 22 0 2 2 0 - 0 0 - 1 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 23 5 17.3 0.3 2.8 3.1 2.0 0.0 1.0 1.2 0.8 0.9 0.0
Conference 16 5 20.6 0.4 2.8 3.2 2.3 0.0 1.2 0.7 1.7 0.9 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 2 19.2 0.2 3.5 3.8 2.3 0.0 0.8 1.3 0.7 1.5 0.0
Away 13 3 15.8 0.4 2.1 2.5 1.8 0.0 1.2 1.2 1.0 0.4 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 2 - 15.0 1.3 1.3 2.7 2.7 0.0 0.0 2.7 0.0 2.7 0.0
Losses 21 5 17.5 0.2 2.9 3.2 2.0 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 0.8 0.0
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November 2 - 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 13.3 0.0
December 3 - 7.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0
January 9 1 18.1 0.5 3.9 4.4 2.2 0.0 0.7 1.5 0.5 0.5 0.0
February 8 4 23.4 0.2 2.1 2.4 2.4 0.0 1.5 0.9 1.8 1.1 0.0
March 1 - 22.0 0.0 3.6 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 1.8 0.0