Tiger Basketball By The Numbers
Before the Tiger Basketball team takes on Ballard tonight and plays their 21st game of the season, let’s take a closer look at what this basketball team has done so far this season by the numbers.
60.8 – The amount of points per game the Tigers have scored this season.
53.6 – The amount of points per game the Tigers have held their opponents to this season.
26.3 – The amount of points per game Connor McKim has scored in the past ten games. McKim has scored over 30 points four times during that stretch. 37 against North Bullitt, 33 against Paducah Tilghman, 32 points against Eastern and 31 points against Trinity.
2 – The Tigers have defeated two of the teams in the latest Litkenhous Ratings Top 20 (#5 Trinity and #7 Bullitt East). The Tigers will face three more Top 20 teams this season in #10 Male, #12 Fern Creek and #14 Ballard.
47 – The Tigers’ field goal percentage so far this season. Their opponents are shooting 43%.
5.75 – The number of threes the Tigers make per game. The Tigers have made 115 total threes this season and are shooting 36% from behind the arc.
23.9 – The amount of rebounds the Tigers pull down per game. The Tigers’ opponents average 21.85 rebounds per game.
72 – The Tigers’ free throw percentage so far this season. McKim leads the team, as he is shooting 82% from the charity stripe. Billy Basham is next on the team with a 79% free throw shooting percentage.
4 – The number of Tigers that average over 20 minutes per game (McKim, Will Olsen, Evan Walker and Pierce Kiesler).
13.2 – The amount of assists the Tigers have per game. The Tigers have had 264 assists total so far.
14.5 – The amount of turnovers per game the Tigers force their opponents into.