40 Sam Ervin
40 Sam Ervin
Height: 6-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bloomdale, Ohio
High School: Elmwood
Position: F/C
Major: Early Childhood Education & Intervention Specialist
gp 24
pts/g 12.8
fg % 39.2
3pt % 18.2
ft % 77.6
reb/g 6.8
a/g 0.6

Junior (2017-18): Started in all 24 games she played ... Led the team by scoring 308 points, averaging 12.9 per game ... Shot 39.2 percent from the floor (113-of-288) and 77.6 percent from the free-throw line (77.6 percent), making the most free throws on the team ... Grabbed a team-leading 162 rebounds, averaging 6.5 per game ... Led the team with 43 blocked shots ... Also had 21 steals and 14 assists ... Scored a career-high 23 points in the Jan. 13 win over Mt. St. Joseph ... Scored 20 or more points in five games ... Recorded two double doubles, one on Jan. 24 at Manchester and Jan. 31 vs. Anderson.

Sophomore (2016-17): Played in all 26 games ... Scored 155 points on the season ... Was second on the team in field-goal percentages with 45.5 (55-of-121) ... Was second on the team in free-throw percentages with 71.4 (45-of-63) and made the second most free-throws ... Recorded the second most rebounds with 138 (39 offensive and 138 defensive) ... Earned 13 assists and 12 steals ... Was second on the team in blocked shots with 14 ... Had a season best of 19 points against Olivet on Nov. 30.

Freshman (2015-16):  HCAC All-Freshman Team ... Started all 26 games played ... Scored 10 or more points in eleven games, including a season-high 20 points against Manchester (Ind.) University on Feb. 17 ... Second on the team in scoring with 236 points for a 9.1 points per game average ... Shot 41.4 percent from the field (98-of-237) ... Converted 58.8 percent of her free-throws (40-of-68) ... Grabbed a total of 132 boards (45 offensive and 87 defensive) ... Recorded 17 assists, 15 blocks and 13 steals. 

Prep:  Lettered two years at Elmwood High School in basketball ... Lettered one year in track ... Earned honorable mention All-Wood County accolades her junior year ... Two-time All-District 7 and second-team All-Northern Buckeye Conference (2013-15) ... Senior year she earned honorable mention All-Northwest Ohio honors ... Academically earned Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association Silver Certificate junior year for having a 3.2 gpa or above ... Awarded Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association Gold Certificate senior year for having a 3.2 gpa or above. 

Personal:  Daughter of Bart and Rhonda Ervin ... Majoring in early childhood education and intervention specialist.

Recent Games
Jan 31 Anderson (Ind.) W, 77-58
Feb 3 at Mt. St. Joseph W, 86-70
Feb 7 Bluffton L, 78-50
Feb 10 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 95-58
Feb 14 at Earlham (Ind.) L, 74-49
Feb 17 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 81-66
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 17
Games started 24 17
Minutes 746 547
Minutes per game 31.1 32.2
FG 113-288 86-217
FG Pct 39.2 39.6
3PT 6-33 5-27
3PT Pct 18.2 18.5
FT 76-98 67-83
FT Pct 77.6 80.7
Off rebounds 48 37
Def rebounds 114 83
Total rebounds 162 120
Rebounds per game 6.8 7.1
Personal fouls 52 35
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 14 7
Turnovers 60 45
Assist to turnover ratio 0.2 0.2
Steals 21 16
Blocks 43 33
Points 308 244
Points per game 12.8 14.4
Points per 40 min 16.5 17.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 at Trine (Ind.) L, 94-78 1 32 8-15 53.3 0-0 - 3-7 42.9 19
Nov 18 at Albion (Mich.) L, 75-47 1 31 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 21 Ohio Northern L, 69-49 1 28 2-8 25.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 28 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 59-58 1 35 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 11
Dec 2 at Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 67-55 1 39 3-12 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 6 Manchester (Ind.) W, 79-64 1 29 6-12 50.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 16
Dec 9 Franklin (Ind.) L, 73-61 1 35 2-12 16.7 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 9
Dec 16 Hanover (Ind.) L, 92-62 1 27 7-15 46.7 1-1 100.0 4-4 100.0 19
Dec 18 at Siena Heights L, 84-55 1 26 3-10 30.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 10
Dec 19 Alma (Mich.) L, 84-69 1 17 3-5 60.0 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 8
Dec 30 Adrian (Mich.) W, 80-65 1 30 3-12 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 3 at Anderson (Ind.) W, 73-60 1 32 6-17 35.3 0-0 - 10-12 83.3 22
Jan 6 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 65-52 1 35 4-12 33.3 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 11
Jan 10 at Bluffton L, 77-62 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 Mt. St. Joseph W, 61-51 1 38 9-16 56.3 0-3 0.0 5-5 100.0 23
Jan 17 Earlham (Ind.) L, 71-55 1 24 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 7-8 87.5 11
Jan 20 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 60-33 1 32 3-12 25.0 0-4 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 24 at Manchester (Ind.) L, 69-62 1 37 8-16 50.0 1-2 50.0 5-6 83.3 22
Jan 27 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 78-60 1 32 3-11 27.3 0-2 0.0 2-4 50.0 8
Jan 31 Anderson (Ind.) W, 77-58 1 29 7-14 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 14
Feb 3 at Mt. St. Joseph W, 86-70 1 38 6-15 40.0 0-1 0.0 8-10 80.0 20
Feb 7 Bluffton L, 78-50 1 37 5-14 35.7 1-2 50.0 9-12 75.0 20
Feb 10 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 95-58 1 29 5-11 45.5 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 14
Feb 14 at Earlham (Ind.) L, 74-49 1 32 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 6
Feb 17 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 81-66 1 22 7-11 63.6 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 16
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 at Trine (Ind.) L, 94-78 1 32 2 5 7 2 2 1.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 18 at Albion (Mich.) L, 75-47 1 31 3 5 8 3 0 - 1 2 1 -
Nov 21 Ohio Northern L, 69-49 1 28 1 4 5 0 4 0.0 0 3 4 -
Nov 28 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 59-58 1 35 1 8 9 1 2 0.5 1 1 4 0
Dec 2 at Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 67-55 1 39 4 8 12 0 3 0.0 1 3 4 -
Dec 6 Manchester (Ind.) W, 79-64 1 29 3 6 9 1 3 0.3 3 3 1 -
Dec 9 Franklin (Ind.) L, 73-61 1 35 4 5 9 2 1 2.0 1 1 3 -
Dec 16 Hanover (Ind.) L, 92-62 1 27 1 6 7 0 2 0.0 2 3 2 0
Dec 18 at Siena Heights L, 84-55 1 26 2 4 6 0 4 0.0 1 3 2 0
Dec 19 Alma (Mich.) L, 84-69 1 17 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 30 Adrian (Mich.) W, 80-65 1 30 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 1 1 4 0
Jan 3 at Anderson (Ind.) W, 73-60 1 32 1 2 3 0 3 0.0 1 3 1 0
Jan 6 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 65-52 1 35 2 3 5 0 3 0.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 10 at Bluffton L, 77-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 Mt. St. Joseph W, 61-51 1 38 1 8 9 0 2 0.0 2 2 1 0
Jan 17 Earlham (Ind.) L, 71-55 1 24 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 1 2 3 0
Jan 20 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 60-33 1 32 2 2 4 1 2 0.5 1 1 1 0
Jan 24 at Manchester (Ind.) L, 69-62 1 37 4 6 10 0 6 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 27 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 78-60 1 32 0 5 5 0 3 0.0 0 3 4 -
Jan 31 Anderson (Ind.) W, 77-58 1 29 5 7 12 0 3 0.0 0 3 0 0
Feb 3 at Mt. St. Joseph W, 86-70 1 38 4 5 9 1 3 0.3 1 3 2 -
Feb 7 Bluffton L, 78-50 1 37 2 4 6 1 4 0.3 0 2 2 -
Feb 10 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 95-58 1 29 0 4 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 14 at Earlham (Ind.) L, 74-49 1 32 3 5 8 1 2 0.5 1 3 2 -
Feb 17 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 81-66 1 22 0 4 4 0 3 0.0 1 1 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 26 26 25.9 3.8-9.1 41.4 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.5-2.6 58.8 9.1
2016-17 26 - 18.0 2.1-4.7 45.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.7-2.4 71.4 6.0
2017-18 24 24 31.1 4.7-12.0 39.2 0.2-1.4 18.2 3.2-4.1 77.6 12.8
Total 76 50 24.8 3.5-8.5 41.2 0.1-0.5 17.1 2.1-3.0 70.3 9.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 26 26 673 98-237 41.4 0-2 0.0 40-68 58.8 236
2016-17 26 - 469 55-121 45.5 0-0 - 45-63 71.4 155
2017-18 24 24 746 113-288 39.2 6-33 18.2 76-98 77.6 308
Total 76 50 1888 266-646 41.2 6-35 17.1 161-229 70.3 699
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 26 26 25.9 5.8-14.1 41.4 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.4-4.0 58.8 14.0
2016-17 26 - 18.0 4.7-10.3 45.5 0.0-0.0 - 3.8-5.4 71.4 13.2
2017-18 24 24 31.1 6.1-15.4 39.2 0.3-1.8 18.2 4.1-5.3 77.6 16.5
Total 76 50 24.8 5.6-13.7 41.2 0.1-0.7 17.1 3.4-4.9 70.3 14.8
  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 26 26 25.9 1.7 3.3 5.1 1.9 0.0 0.7 2.2 0.3 0.5 0.6
2016-17 26 - 18.0 1.5 3.8 5.3 1.4 0.0 0.5 1.6 0.3 0.5 0.5
2017-18 24 24 31.1 2.0 4.8 6.8 2.2 0.0 0.6 2.5 0.2 0.9 1.8
Total 76 50 24.8 1.7 3.9 5.7 1.8 0.0 0.6 2.1 0.3 0.6 0.9
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 26 26 673 45 87 132 50 1 17 57 0.3 13 15
2016-17 26 - 469 39 99 138 37 0 13 42 0.3 12 14
2017-18 24 24 746 48 114 162 52 0 14 60 0.2 21 43
Total 76 50 1888 132 300 432 139 1 44 159 0.3 46 72
  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 26 26 25.9 2.7 5.2 7.8 3.0 0.1 1.0 3.4 0.3 0.8 0.9
2016-17 26 - 18.0 3.3 8.4 11.8 3.2 0.0 1.1 3.6 0.3 1.0 1.2
2017-18 24 24 31.1 2.6 6.1 8.7 2.8 0.0 0.8 3.2 0.2 1.1 2.3
Total 76 50 24.8 2.8 6.4 9.2 2.9 0.0 0.9 3.4 0.3 1.0 1.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 24 31.1 4.7-12.0 39.2 0.2-1.4 18.2 3.2-4.1 77.6 12.8
Conference 17 17 32.2 5.1-12.8 39.6 0.3-1.6 18.5 3.9-4.9 80.7 14.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 29.6 4.5-11.7 38.6 0.4-1.8 23.8 3.2-3.8 84.4 12.6
Away 12 12 32.6 4.9-12.3 39.9 0.1-1.0 8.3 3.2-4.4 71.7 13.1
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 7 7 33.0 6.0-14.0 42.9 0.0-0.7 0.0 4.0-4.7 84.8 16.0
Losses 17 17 30.3 4.2-11.2 37.4 0.4-1.6 21.4 2.8-3.8 73.8 11.5
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November 4 4 31.5 4.5-11.0 40.9 0.0-0.8 0.0 1.0-2.2 44.4 10.0
December 7 7 29.0 3.9-11.1 34.6 0.3-1.1 25.0 2.6-2.9 90.0 10.6
January 8 8 32.4 5.2-13.4 39.3 0.1-1.6 7.7 4.1-5.1 80.5 14.8
February 5 5 31.6 5.2-11.8 44.1 0.6-1.8 33.3 4.2-5.6 75.0 15.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 24 746 113-288 39.2 6-33 18.2 76-98 77.6 308
Conference 17 17 547 86-217 39.6 5-27 18.5 67-83 80.7 244
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 12 355 54-140 38.6 5-21 23.8 38-45 84.4 151
Away 12 12 391 59-148 39.9 1-12 8.3 38-53 71.7 157
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 7 7 231 42-98 42.9 0-5 0.0 28-33 84.8 112
Losses 17 17 515 71-190 37.4 6-28 21.4 48-65 73.8 196
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November 4 4 126 18-44 40.9 0-3 0.0 4-9 44.4 40
December 7 7 203 27-78 34.6 2-8 25.0 18-20 90.0 74
January 8 8 259 42-107 39.3 1-13 7.7 33-41 80.5 118
February 5 5 158 26-59 44.1 3-9 33.3 21-28 75.0 76
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 24 31.1 6.1-15.4 39.2 0.3-1.8 18.2 4.1-5.3 77.6 16.5
Conference 17 17 32.2 6.3-15.9 39.6 0.4-2.0 18.5 4.9-6.1 80.7 17.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 29.6 6.1-15.8 38.6 0.6-2.4 23.8 4.3-5.1 84.4 17.0
Away 12 12 32.6 6.0-15.1 39.9 0.1-1.2 8.3 3.9-5.4 71.7 16.1
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 7 7 33.0 7.3-17.0 42.9 0.0-0.9 0.0 4.8-5.7 84.8 19.4
Losses 17 17 30.3 5.5-14.8 37.4 0.5-2.2 21.4 3.7-5.0 73.8 15.2
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November 4 4 31.5 5.7-14.0 40.9 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.3-2.9 44.4 12.7
December 7 7 29.0 5.3-15.4 34.6 0.4-1.6 25.0 3.5-3.9 90.0 14.6
January 8 8 32.4 6.5-16.5 39.3 0.2-2.0 7.7 5.1-6.3 80.5 18.2
February 5 5 31.6 6.6-14.9 44.1 0.8-2.3 33.3 5.3-7.1 75.0 19.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 24 31.1 2.0 4.8 6.8 2.2 0.0 0.6 2.5 0.2 0.9 1.8
Conference 17 17 32.2 2.2 4.9 7.1 2.1 0.0 0.4 2.6 0.2 0.9 1.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 29.6 1.8 4.5 6.3 2.1 0.0 0.5 2.2 0.2 1.0 1.8
Away 12 12 32.6 2.2 5.0 7.2 2.3 0.0 0.7 2.8 0.2 0.8 1.8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 7 7 33.0 2.4 5.7 8.1 1.9 0.0 0.4 2.6 0.2 1.3 2.3
Losses 17 17 30.3 1.8 4.4 6.2 2.3 0.0 0.6 2.5 0.3 0.7 1.6
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November 4 4 31.5 1.8 5.5 7.3 2.5 0.0 1.5 2.0 0.8 0.5 1.5
December 7 7 29.0 2.3 4.9 7.1 2.4 0.0 0.6 2.3 0.3 1.4 2.0
January 8 8 32.4 2.0 4.5 6.5 1.8 0.0 0.1 2.9 0.0 0.8 1.8
February 5 5 31.6 1.8 4.4 6.2 2.2 - 0.6 2.6 0.2 0.6 1.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 24 746 48 114 162 52 0 14 60 0.2 21 43
Conference 17 17 547 37 83 120 35 0 7 45 0.2 16 33
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 355 22 54 76 25 0 6 26 0.2 12 21
Away 12 12 391 26 60 86 27 0 8 34 0.2 9 22
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 7 7 231 17 40 57 13 0 3 18 0.2 9 16
Losses 17 17 515 31 74 105 39 0 11 42 0.3 12 27
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November 4 4 126 7 22 29 10 0 6 8 0.8 2 6
December 7 7 203 16 34 50 17 0 4 16 0.3 10 14
January 8 8 259 16 36 52 14 0 1 23 0.0 6 14
February 5 5 158 9 22 31 11 - 3 13 0.2 3 9
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 24 24 31.1 2.6 6.1 8.7 2.8 0.0 0.8 3.2 0.2 1.1 2.3
Conference 17 17 32.2 2.7 6.1 8.8 2.6 0.0 0.5 3.3 0.2 1.2 2.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 29.6 2.5 6.1 8.6 2.8 0.0 0.7 2.9 0.2 1.4 2.4
Away 12 12 32.6 2.7 6.1 8.8 2.8 0.0 0.8 3.5 0.2 0.9 2.3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 7 7 33.0 2.9 6.9 9.9 2.3 0.0 0.5 3.1 0.2 1.6 2.8
Losses 17 17 30.3 2.4 5.7 8.2 3.0 0.0 0.9 3.3 0.3 0.9 2.1
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November 4 4 31.5 2.2 7.0 9.2 3.2 0.0 1.9 2.5 0.8 0.6 1.9
December 7 7 29.0 3.2 6.7 9.9 3.3 0.0 0.8 3.2 0.3 2.0 2.8
January 8 8 32.4 2.5 5.6 8.0 2.2 0.0 0.2 3.6 0.0 0.9 2.2
February 5 5 31.6 2.3 5.6 7.8 2.8 0.0 0.8 3.3 0.2 0.8 2.3