21 Riley Popplewell
21 Riley Popplewell
Height: 5-11
Year: So.
Hometown: Union Mills, Ind.
Position: C
Last School: South Central HS
gp 29
pts/g 7.4
fg % 48.0
3pt % 27.8
ft % 69.2
reb/g 5.0
a/g 0.7
2016-17: Started all 30 games during her freshman season...her 30 games started are the most by a freshman in school history...named to ASUN All-Freshman team...averaged 7.4 points per game...led Upstate with 155 rebounds and 5.2 rebounds per game...led the team with 21 blocked shots...scored a career-high 17 points against NJIT (Jan. 7)...pulled down a career-best 14 rebounds against NJIT (Jan. 7)...recorded double-doubles in consecutive games at N.C. Central (Jan 3.) and NJIT (Jan. 7)...finished in double figures in 11 games.

Before Upstate: Lettered in basketbally, volleyball track and softball at South Central High School…Named Herald-Argus Player of the Year as a senior after averaging 20.0 points per game with 3.6 steals, 1.8 assists and 11.6 rebounds per game…Holds single-season and career record for blocks and rebounds as well as the single season record for free throws…Part of school-record 4X400-meter and 4X800-meter relay teams.

Personal: Born September 26, 1997…Daughter of Roger and Shawn Popplewell…Her father played baseball at Lewis University…Has one brother, Brant…Has not decided on a major.

Recent Games
Feb 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 88-44
Feb 12 Stetson W, 69-64
Feb 17 at Jacksonville L, 65-49
Feb 19 at North Florida L, 79-61
Feb 24 NJIT W, 74-67
Mar 2 at Lipscomb L, 95-53
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 14
Games started 23 14
Minutes 721 403
Minutes per game 24.9 28.8
FG 83-173 54-102
FG Pct 48.0 52.9
3PT 5-18 5-12
3PT Pct 27.8 41.7
FT 45-65 27-34
FT Pct 69.2 79.4
Off rebounds 68 38
Def rebounds 78 48
Total rebounds 146 86
Rebounds per game 5.0 6.1
Personal fouls 46 27
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 21 13
Turnovers 36 21
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.6
Steals 29 14
Blocks 30 20
Points 216 140
Points per game 7.4 10.0
Points per 40 min 12.0 13.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 at East Caro. L, 66-53 - 19 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 15 Presbyterian L, 83-69 - 19 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 17 at Virginia Tech L, 87-56 - 19 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 19 at Campbell L, 69-49 - 19 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 21 Converse W, 71-51 - 20 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 6
Nov 24 Neb.-Omaha L, 69-66 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 at Gardner-Webb L, 60-39 - 18 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 4-8 50.0 8
Nov 30 Bob Jones W, 79-45 1 10 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 3 Furman L, 80-59 1 25 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 5 at William & Mary L, 83-63 1 26 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 12
Dec 9 South Carolina State W, 63-44 1 26 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 9
Dec 16 UNC Asheville L, 76-70 1 27 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Dec 19 at Oklahoma St. L, 108-71 1 20 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 N.C. Central W, 66-61 1 29 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 2 Brevard W, 109-39 1 19 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 12
Jan 6 at NJIT W, 95-57 1 28 8-8 100.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 17
Jan 13 at Stetson L, 62-61 1 36 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 8
Jan 15 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 93-60 1 23 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 20 North Florida L, 65-61 1 35 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 7-10 70.0 11
Jan 22 Jacksonville L, 71-45 1 30 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Jan 27 Kennesaw State W, 65-61 1 29 3-5 60.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 7
Feb 1 at Lipscomb L, 97-78 1 24 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Feb 3 at Kennesaw State W, 70-64 1 32 6-8 75.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 13
Feb 7 Lipscomb W, 80-64 1 21 3-5 60.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 7
Feb 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 88-44 1 24 4-8 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 12 Stetson W, 69-64 1 34 4-9 44.4 1-3 33.3 7-8 87.5 16
Feb 17 at Jacksonville L, 65-49 1 33 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 11
Feb 19 at North Florida L, 79-61 1 29 7-8 87.5 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 17
Feb 24 NJIT W, 74-67 1 25 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Mar 2 at Lipscomb L, 95-53 1 22 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 at East Caro. L, 66-53 - 19 4 3 7 0 1 0.0 1 2 3 -
Nov 15 Presbyterian L, 83-69 - 19 2 3 5 0 3 0.0 2 1 1 -
Nov 17 at Virginia Tech L, 87-56 - 19 1 2 3 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 19 at Campbell L, 69-49 - 19 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 21 Converse W, 71-51 - 20 3 1 4 0 1 0.0 0 1 0 -
Nov 24 Neb.-Omaha L, 69-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 at Gardner-Webb L, 60-39 - 18 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 2 1 1 -
Nov 30 Bob Jones W, 79-45 1 10 3 3 6 0 3 0.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 3 Furman L, 80-59 1 25 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 5 at William & Mary L, 83-63 1 26 2 1 3 0 0 - 1 2 1 -
Dec 9 South Carolina State W, 63-44 1 26 6 5 11 0 0 - 3 1 0 -
Dec 16 UNC Asheville L, 76-70 1 27 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 19 at Oklahoma St. L, 108-71 1 20 2 1 3 1 0 - 1 1 2 -
Dec 30 N.C. Central W, 66-61 1 29 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 2 1 1 0
Jan 2 Brevard W, 109-39 1 19 3 1 4 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 6 at NJIT W, 95-57 1 28 0 4 4 0 0 - 1 3 2 -
Jan 13 at Stetson L, 62-61 1 36 4 6 10 1 2 0.5 1 2 2 0
Jan 15 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 93-60 1 23 2 1 3 2 3 0.7 0 1 0 -
Jan 20 North Florida L, 65-61 1 35 7 1 8 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 22 Jacksonville L, 71-45 1 30 1 6 7 0 2 0.0 1 3 2 -
Jan 27 Kennesaw State W, 65-61 1 29 3 4 7 2 2 1.0 4 2 1 -
Feb 1 at Lipscomb L, 97-78 1 24 7 3 10 0 1 0.0 1 2 3 0
Feb 3 at Kennesaw State W, 70-64 1 32 4 3 7 4 2 2.0 1 1 1 -
Feb 7 Lipscomb W, 80-64 1 21 1 0 1 1 2 0.5 1 1 3 0
Feb 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 88-44 1 24 1 2 3 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Feb 12 Stetson W, 69-64 1 34 5 8 13 1 1 1.0 1 1 1 0
Feb 17 at Jacksonville L, 65-49 1 33 1 3 4 1 0 - 0 4 2 0
Feb 19 at North Florida L, 79-61 1 29 0 4 4 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 24 NJIT W, 74-67 1 25 2 3 5 1 3 0.3 2 0 3 -
Mar 2 at Lipscomb L, 95-53 1 22 1 2 3 1 3 0.3 0 0 1 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 23 24.9 2.9-6.0 48.0 0.2-0.6 27.8 1.6-2.2 69.2 7.4
Conference 14 14 28.8 3.9-7.3 52.9 0.4-0.9 41.7 1.9-2.4 79.4 10.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 13 24.9 2.6-6.0 43.3 0.2-0.7 27.3 1.5-2.1 68.8 6.9
Away 14 10 24.9 3.1-5.9 53.0 0.1-0.5 28.6 1.6-2.4 69.7 8.1
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 11 10 24.8 3.5-6.5 54.9 0.4-1.0 36.4 1.2-1.8 65.0 8.6
Losses 18 13 24.9 2.4-5.7 43.1 0.1-0.4 14.3 1.8-2.5 71.1 6.7
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November 7 1 17.7 1.4-3.4 41.7 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 3.9
December 6 6 25.5 2.3-6.2 37.8 0.0-0.7 0.0 1.0-1.3 75.0 5.7
January 7 7 28.6 4.1-7.3 56.9 0.1-0.3 50.0 2.0-3.1 63.6 10.4
February 8 8 27.8 3.8-7.1 52.6 0.5-1.2 40.0 1.9-2.1 88.2 9.9
March 1 1 22.0 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-4.0 75.0 3.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 23 721 83-173 48.0 5-18 27.8 45-65 69.2 216
Conference 14 14 403 54-102 52.9 5-12 41.7 27-34 79.4 140
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 15 13 373 39-90 43.3 3-11 27.3 22-32 68.8 103
Away 14 10 348 44-83 53.0 2-7 28.6 23-33 69.7 113
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 11 10 273 39-71 54.9 4-11 36.4 13-20 65.0 95
Losses 18 13 448 44-102 43.1 1-7 14.3 32-45 71.1 121
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November 7 1 124 10-24 41.7 0-2 0.0 7-14 50.0 27
December 6 6 153 14-37 37.8 0-4 0.0 6-8 75.0 34
January 7 7 200 29-51 56.9 1-2 50.0 14-22 63.6 73
February 8 8 222 30-57 52.6 4-10 40.0 15-17 88.2 79
March 1 1 22 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 23 24.9 4.6-9.6 48.0 0.3-1.0 27.8 2.5-3.6 69.2 12.0
Conference 14 14 28.8 5.4-10.1 52.9 0.5-1.2 41.7 2.7-3.4 79.4 13.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 13 24.9 4.2-9.7 43.3 0.3-1.2 27.3 2.4-3.4 68.8 11.0
Away 14 10 24.9 5.1-9.5 53.0 0.2-0.8 28.6 2.6-3.8 69.7 13.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 11 10 24.8 5.7-10.4 54.9 0.6-1.6 36.4 1.9-2.9 65.0 13.9
Losses 18 13 24.9 3.9-9.1 43.1 0.1-0.6 14.3 2.9-4.0 71.1 10.8
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November 7 1 17.7 3.2-7.7 41.7 0.0-0.6 0.0 2.3-4.5 50.0 8.7
December 6 6 25.5 3.7-9.7 37.8 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.6-2.1 75.0 8.9
January 7 7 28.6 5.8-10.2 56.9 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.8-4.4 63.6 14.6
February 8 8 27.8 5.4-10.3 52.6 0.7-1.8 40.0 2.7-3.1 88.2 14.2
March 1 1 22.0 0.0-7.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.5-7.3 75.0 5.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 23 24.9 2.3 2.7 5.0 1.6 0.0 0.7 1.2 0.6 1.0 1.0
Conference 14 14 28.8 2.7 3.4 6.1 1.9 0.0 0.9 1.5 0.6 1.0 1.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 13 24.9 2.5 2.7 5.2 1.5 0.0 0.6 1.3 0.5 1.3 0.7
Away 14 10 24.9 2.2 2.6 4.9 1.7 0.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.6 1.4
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 10 24.8 2.7 3.1 5.8 1.4 0.0 1.1 1.5 0.8 1.5 1.0
Losses 18 13 24.9 2.1 2.4 4.6 1.7 0.0 0.5 1.1 0.5 0.7 1.1
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November 7 1 17.7 2.3 2.3 4.6 1.4 - 0.3 1.3 0.2 0.9 0.7
December 6 6 25.5 1.7 1.8 3.5 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 1.5 0.8
January 7 7 28.6 2.9 3.3 6.1 1.7 0.0 1.1 1.4 0.8 1.0 1.6
February 8 8 27.8 2.6 3.3 5.9 2.1 0.0 1.0 1.5 0.7 0.9 1.1
March 1 1 22.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 23 721 68 78 146 46 0 21 36 0.6 29 30
Conference 14 14 403 38 48 86 27 0 13 21 0.6 14 20
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 13 373 37 41 78 22 0 9 20 0.5 20 11
Away 14 10 348 31 37 68 24 0 12 16 0.8 9 19
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 10 273 30 34 64 15 0 12 16 0.8 16 11
Losses 18 13 448 38 44 82 31 0 9 20 0.5 13 19
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November 7 1 124 16 16 32 10 - 2 9 0.2 6 5
December 6 6 153 10 11 21 6 0 2 2 1.0 9 5
January 7 7 200 20 23 43 12 0 8 10 0.8 7 11
February 8 8 222 21 26 47 17 0 8 12 0.7 7 9
March 1 1 22 1 2 3 1 0 1 3 0.3 0 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 29 23 24.9 3.8 4.3 8.1 2.6 0.0 1.2 2.0 0.6 1.6 1.7
Conference 14 14 28.8 3.8 4.8 8.5 2.7 0.0 1.3 2.1 0.6 1.4 2.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 13 24.9 4.0 4.4 8.4 2.4 0.0 1.0 2.1 0.5 2.1 1.2
Away 14 10 24.9 3.6 4.3 7.8 2.8 0.0 1.4 1.8 0.8 1.0 2.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 10 24.8 4.4 5.0 9.4 2.2 0.0 1.8 2.3 0.8 2.3 1.6
Losses 18 13 24.9 3.4 3.9 7.3 2.8 0.0 0.8 1.8 0.5 1.2 1.7
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November 7 1 17.7 5.2 5.2 10.3 3.2 0.0 0.6 2.9 0.2 1.9 1.6
December 6 6 25.5 2.6 2.9 5.5 1.6 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 2.4 1.3
January 7 7 28.6 4.0 4.6 8.6 2.4 0.0 1.6 2.0 0.8 1.4 2.2
February 8 8 27.8 3.8 4.7 8.5 3.1 0.0 1.4 2.2 0.7 1.3 1.6
March 1 1 22.0 1.8 3.6 5.5 1.8 0.0 1.8 5.5 0.3 0.0 0.0