40 Sam Ervin
40 Sam Ervin
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bloomdale, Ohio
High School: Elmwood
Position: F/C
Major: Early Childhood Education & Intervention Specialist
gp 27
pts/g 9.6
fg % 35.7
3pt % 23.6
ft % 76.4
reb/g 6.5
a/g 0.7

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
Feb 6 at Bluffton W, 68-50
Feb 9 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 101-51
Feb 13 Earlham (Ind.) W, 62-46
Feb 16 Hanover (Ind.) L, 73-56
Feb 19 at Mt. St. Joseph W, 84-47
Feb 22 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 95-67
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 18
Games started 15 7
Minutes 686 442
Minutes per game 25.4 24.6
FG 90-252 53-157
FG Pct 35.7 33.8
3PT 25-106 15-66
3PT Pct 23.6 22.7
FT 55-72 44-56
FT Pct 76.4 78.6
Off rebounds 49 28
Def rebounds 127 75
Total rebounds 176 103
Rebounds per game 6.5 5.7
Personal fouls 55 36
Disqualifications - -
Assists 19 10
Turnovers 52 30
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.3
Steals 16 9
Blocks 28 12
Points 260 165
Points per game 9.6 9.2
Points per 40 min 15.2 14.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 13 Albion (Mich.) L, 68-58 1 34 3-11 27.3 2-6 33.3 3-4 75.0 11
Nov 16 vs. Elmhurst L, 53-40 1 29 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 17 at North Park L, 51-48 1 36 1-8 12.5 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Nov 20 at Ohio Northern L, 90-45 1 31 5-19 26.3 2-10 20.0 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 27 Ohio Wesleyan L, 82-62 1 16 3-7 42.9 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 8
Dec 1 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 61-53 1 28 2-11 18.2 1-9 11.1 0-0 - 5
Dec 8 at Franklin (Ind.) W, 58-49 1 34 2-10 20.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 15 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 73-61 1 25 3-9 33.3 0-3 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Dec 18 at Manchester (Ind.) W, 71-57 1 27 2-15 13.3 1-6 16.7 2-2 100.0 7
Dec 19 Trine (Ind.) L, 71-40 1 15 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Dec 28 Siena Heights W, 56-48 1 23 2-9 22.2 0-4 0.0 1-3 33.3 5
Jan 2 Anderson (Ind.) L, 75-74 1 41 4-12 33.3 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 10
Jan 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 70-58 1 20 4-8 50.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 10
Jan 9 Bluffton L, 66-48 1 14 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 2
Jan 12 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 59-55 - 19 3-5 60.0 1-3 33.3 4-4 100.0 11
Jan 16 at Earlham (Ind.) W, 73-71 - 31 4-8 50.0 1-5 20.0 2-3 66.7 11
Jan 19 at Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 67-53 - 16 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 3-3 100.0 5
Jan 23 Manchester (Ind.) W, 69-55 - 19 3-9 33.3 0-4 0.0 10-13 76.9 16
Jan 26 Franklin (Ind.) L, 87-79 - 25 4-13 30.8 2-6 33.3 3-6 50.0 13
Jan 31 at Anderson (Ind.) W, 67-51 - 27 4-11 36.4 2-3 66.7 4-4 100.0 14
Feb 2 Mt. St. Joseph W, 74-59 - 25 3-6 50.0 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 10
Feb 6 at Bluffton W, 68-50 - 25 7-11 63.6 2-2 100.0 2-4 50.0 18
Feb 9 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 101-51 - 20 1-8 12.5 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 13 Earlham (Ind.) W, 62-46 - 24 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Feb 16 Hanover (Ind.) L, 73-56 - 22 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 19 at Mt. St. Joseph W, 84-47 - 27 7-9 77.8 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 15
Feb 22 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 95-67 1 33 13-19 68.4 3-8 37.5 4-5 80.0 33
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 13 Albion (Mich.) L, 68-58 1 34 6 13 19 1 3 0.3 0 2 4 -
Nov 16 vs. Elmhurst L, 53-40 1 29 2 4 6 0 3 0.0 2 0 1 -
Nov 17 at North Park L, 51-48 1 36 2 10 12 1 5 0.2 1 3 0 -
Nov 20 at Ohio Northern L, 90-45 1 31 3 3 6 2 3 0.7 2 2 2 -
Nov 27 Ohio Wesleyan L, 82-62 1 16 3 4 7 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 -
Dec 1 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 61-53 1 28 0 5 5 0 4 0.0 2 0 3 -
Dec 8 at Franklin (Ind.) W, 58-49 1 34 1 6 7 0 3 0.0 2 1 1 -
Dec 15 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 73-61 1 25 4 4 8 1 2 0.5 1 3 1 -
Dec 18 at Manchester (Ind.) W, 71-57 1 27 1 8 9 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 19 Trine (Ind.) L, 71-40 1 15 0 4 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 28 Siena Heights W, 56-48 1 23 2 6 8 1 1 1.0 1 3 3 -
Jan 2 Anderson (Ind.) L, 75-74 1 41 3 7 10 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 70-58 1 20 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 9 Bluffton L, 66-48 1 14 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 12 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 59-55 - 19 3 3 6 0 0 - 0 1 0 -
Jan 16 at Earlham (Ind.) W, 73-71 - 31 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 0 3 4 -
Jan 19 at Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 67-53 - 16 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 23 Manchester (Ind.) W, 69-55 - 19 4 3 7 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 26 Franklin (Ind.) L, 87-79 - 25 2 5 7 1 1 1.0 1 1 4 -
Jan 31 at Anderson (Ind.) W, 67-51 - 27 1 3 4 0 0 - 1 1 2 -
Feb 2 Mt. St. Joseph W, 74-59 - 25 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 1 0 3 -
Feb 6 at Bluffton W, 68-50 - 25 2 6 8 1 2 0.5 0 0 1 -
Feb 9 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 101-51 - 20 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 13 Earlham (Ind.) W, 62-46 - 24 0 10 10 2 2 1.0 0 2 1 -
Feb 16 Hanover (Ind.) L, 73-56 - 22 0 4 4 0 5 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 19 at Mt. St. Joseph W, 84-47 - 27 2 4 6 1 0 - 0 3 3 -
Feb 22 at Transylvania (Ky.) L, 95-67 1 33 1 4 5 1 4 0.3 1 2 0 -
  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
2018-19 27 15 25.4 3.3-9.3 35.7 0.9-3.9 23.6 2.0-2.7 76.4 9.6
Total 103 65 25.0 3.5-8.7 39.6 0.3-1.4 22.0 2.1-2.9 71.8 9.3
  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
2018-19 27 15 686 90-252 35.7 25-106 23.6 55-72 76.4 260
Total 103 65 2574 356-898 39.6 31-141 22.0 216-301 71.8 959
  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
2018-19 27 15 25.4 5.2-14.7 35.7 1.5-6.2 23.6 3.2-4.2 76.4 15.2
Total 103 65 25.0 5.5-14.0 39.6 0.5-2.2 22.0 3.4-4.7 71.8 14.9
  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
2018-19 27 15 25.4 1.8 4.7 6.5 2.0 - 0.7 1.9 0.4 0.6 1.0
Total 103 65 25.0 1.8 4.1 5.9 1.9 0.0 0.6 2.0 0.3 0.6 1.0
  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
2018-19 27 15 686 49 127 176 55 - 19 52 0.4 16 28
Total 103 65 2574 181 427 608 194 1 63 211 0.3 62 100
  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
2018-19 27 15 25.4 2.9 7.4 10.3 3.2 0.0 1.1 3.0 0.4 0.9 1.6
Total 103 65 25.0 2.8 6.6 9.4 3.0 0.0 1.0 3.3 0.3 1.0 1.6
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 15 25.4 3.3-9.3 35.7 0.9-3.9 23.6 2.0-2.7 76.4 9.6
Conference 18 7 24.6 2.9-8.7 33.8 0.8-3.7 22.7 2.4-3.1 78.6 9.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 8 23.5 2.8-8.4 33.0 0.8-3.7 20.8 2.1-3.0 69.2 8.4
Away 13 6 27.0 4.1-10.5 38.7 1.2-4.3 26.8 2.2-2.5 84.8 11.5
Neutral 1 1 29.0 1.0-6.0 16.7 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
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Wins 10 3 26.2 3.6-9.3 38.7 1.0-3.8 26.3 2.6-3.5 74.3 10.8
Losses 17 12 24.9 3.2-9.4 34.0 0.9-4.0 22.1 1.7-2.2 78.4 8.9
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November 5 5 29.2 2.6-10.2 25.5 1.2-4.8 25.0 1.2-1.6 75.0 7.6
December 6 6 25.3 2.2-10.2 21.3 0.5-4.8 10.3 1.0-1.5 66.7 5.8
January 9 3 23.6 3.1-8.4 36.8 0.9-3.4 25.8 3.1-4.0 77.8 10.2
February 7 1 25.1 5.1-9.1 56.3 1.1-3.1 36.4 2.1-2.7 78.9 13.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 15 686 90-252 35.7 25-106 23.6 55-72 76.4 260
Conference 18 7 442 53-157 33.8 15-66 22.7 44-56 78.6 165
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 8 306 36-109 33.0 10-48 20.8 27-39 69.2 109
Away 13 6 351 53-137 38.7 15-56 26.8 28-33 84.8 149
Neutral 1 1 29 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
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Wins 10 3 262 36-93 38.7 10-38 26.3 26-35 74.3 108
Losses 17 12 424 54-159 34.0 15-68 22.1 29-37 78.4 152
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November 5 5 146 13-51 25.5 6-24 25.0 6-8 75.0 38
December 6 6 152 13-61 21.3 3-29 10.3 6-9 66.7 35
January 9 3 212 28-76 36.8 8-31 25.8 28-36 77.8 92
February 7 1 176 36-64 56.3 8-22 36.4 15-19 78.9 95
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 15 25.4 5.2-14.7 35.7 1.5-6.2 23.6 3.2-4.2 76.4 15.2
Conference 18 7 24.6 4.8-14.2 33.8 1.4-6.0 22.7 4.0-5.1 78.6 14.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 8 23.5 4.7-14.2 33.0 1.3-6.3 20.8 3.5-5.1 69.2 14.2
Away 13 6 27.0 6.0-15.6 38.7 1.7-6.4 26.8 3.2-3.8 84.8 17.0
Neutral 1 1 29.0 1.4-8.3 16.7 0.0-2.8 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.8
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Wins 10 3 26.2 5.5-14.2 38.7 1.5-5.8 26.3 4.0-5.3 74.3 16.5
Losses 17 12 24.9 5.1-15.0 34.0 1.4-6.4 22.1 2.7-3.5 78.4 14.3
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November 5 5 29.2 3.6-14.0 25.5 1.6-6.6 25.0 1.6-2.2 75.0 10.4
December 6 6 25.3 3.4-16.1 21.3 0.8-7.6 10.3 1.6-2.4 66.7 9.2
January 9 3 23.6 5.3-14.3 36.8 1.5-5.8 25.8 5.3-6.8 77.8 17.4
February 7 1 25.1 8.2-14.5 56.3 1.8-5.0 36.4 3.4-4.3 78.9 21.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 15 25.4 1.8 4.7 6.5 2.0 - 0.7 1.9 0.4 0.6 1.0
Conference 18 7 24.6 1.6 4.2 5.7 2.0 - 0.6 1.7 0.3 0.5 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 8 23.5 1.8 5.0 6.8 2.5 - 0.7 2.0 0.3 0.5 0.7
Away 13 6 27.0 1.8 4.5 6.3 1.6 - 0.8 1.8 0.4 0.6 1.5
Neutral 1 1 29.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 1.0 - 0.0 3.0 0.0 2.0 0.0
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Wins 10 3 26.2 1.4 5.0 6.4 2.4 - 0.9 1.5 0.6 0.5 1.3
Losses 17 12 24.9 2.1 4.5 6.6 1.8 - 0.6 2.2 0.3 0.6 0.9
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November 5 5 29.2 3.2 6.8 10.0 2.0 - 0.8 3.2 0.3 1.0 1.6
December 6 6 25.3 1.3 5.5 6.8 2.3 - 0.7 2.0 0.3 1.0 1.2
January 9 3 23.6 2.0 3.1 5.1 2.2 - 0.4 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.7
February 7 1 25.1 1.0 4.6 5.6 1.6 - 1.0 2.4 0.4 0.3 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 15 686 49 127 176 55 - 19 52 0.4 16 28
Conference 18 7 442 28 75 103 36 - 10 30 0.3 9 12
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 8 306 23 65 88 33 - 9 26 0.3 6 9
Away 13 6 351 24 58 82 21 - 10 23 0.4 8 19
Neutral 1 1 29 2 4 6 1 - 0 3 0.0 2 0
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Wins 10 3 262 14 50 64 24 - 9 15 0.6 5 13
Losses 17 12 424 35 77 112 31 - 10 37 0.3 11 15
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November 5 5 146 16 34 50 10 - 4 16 0.3 5 8
December 6 6 152 8 33 41 14 - 4 12 0.3 6 7
January 9 3 212 18 28 46 20 - 4 7 0.6 3 6
February 7 1 176 7 32 39 11 - 7 17 0.4 2 7
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 15 25.4 2.9 7.4 10.3 3.2 0.0 1.1 3.0 0.4 0.9 1.6
Conference 18 7 24.6 2.5 6.8 9.3 3.3 0.0 0.9 2.7 0.3 0.8 1.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 8 23.5 3.0 8.5 11.5 4.3 0.0 1.2 3.4 0.3 0.8 1.2
Away 13 6 27.0 2.7 6.6 9.3 2.4 0.0 1.1 2.6 0.4 0.9 2.2
Neutral 1 1 29.0 2.8 5.5 8.3 1.4 0.0 0.0 4.1 0.0 2.8 0.0
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Wins 10 3 26.2 2.1 7.6 9.8 3.7 0.0 1.4 2.3 0.6 0.8 2.0
Losses 17 12 24.9 3.3 7.3 10.6 2.9 0.0 0.9 3.5 0.3 1.0 1.4
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November 5 5 29.2 4.4 9.3 13.7 2.7 0.0 1.1 4.4 0.3 1.4 2.2
December 6 6 25.3 2.1 8.7 10.8 3.7 0.0 1.1 3.2 0.3 1.6 1.8
January 9 3 23.6 3.4 5.3 8.7 3.8 0.0 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.6 1.1
February 7 1 25.1 1.6 7.3 8.9 2.5 0.0 1.6 3.9 0.4 0.5 1.6