22 Dontay Caruthers
22 Dontay Caruthers
Height: 6-1
Weight: 191
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rochester, NY
High School: East
Previous College: Midland/Indian Hills
Position: Guard
Major: Communication
gp 9
pts/g 6.9
fg % 59.4
3pt % 16.7
ft % 79.3
reb/g 3.2
a/g 3.4

2017-18: Played in 22 games this year, making three starts...missed 11 games due to a leg injury during December and early January...scored 23 points twice early this season prior to his injury with 23 points and seven rebounds against UAB (11/21) and 23 points at Niagara (11/29)...scored 19 points in 18 minutes off the bench in a win over Ohio (2/24) going 8-of-12 from the floor...finished with nine points at Northern Illinois (2/10)...one of the best finishers around the rim, shooting 59.8% from the floor, which is second best on the team...had a career-high eight assists in the quarterfinal win over Central Michigan (3/8) and added 11 points, five rebounds, and three steals in the semifinals win over Kent State (3/9)...scored seven points and added three steals against Kentucky (3/17) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

2016-17: Played in all 32 games, starting 18 of those contests...named MAC Defensive Player of the Year and to the All-MAC Defensive Team...led the team in steals with 58, just one away from the top 10 in school history in single-season steals....had career-highs of five steals in back-to-back contests at Kent State (1/17) and against Western Michigan (1/21)...had a career-high 18 points at Bowling Green (2/11), beginning a stretch of three straight games in double figures, including 12 points at Central Michigan (2/14) and Miami (2/17)...third on the team in assists with five against Nazareth (11/17), St. Bonaventure(12/3), Canisius (12/17).

Previous School: Spent his freshman season at Midland CC under assistant coach Bryan Hodgson...played in 30 games, starting 26 of them...averaged 10.1 points per game and 5.0 assists per contest...scored a career-high 27 points against Clarendon...sat out his sophomore season at Indian Hills CC due to injury.

High School: Played at East High School in Rochester, NY under head coach Darryl Barley...was named the Greater Rochester Player of the Year and named Class A first-team All-State after averaging 28.2 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 5.0 assists per game during his senior season...opened his senior year with back-to-back 50-point games, including 53 points against Edison.

Personal: Born June 23, 1995...full name is Dontay Latrai Caruthers...son of Donnell Caruthers and Loretha Hawkins...has five brothers (Donnell, Brandon, Quinton, Christopher, Shamir)...majoring in communications with goal of being a sports broadcaster on ESPN...favorite athlete is Chris Paul and favorite foods are lasagna and garlic bread...favorite television show is Spongebob Squarepants...chose UB because it is close to home and has a family culture...cousin of UB’s all-time leading scorer Javon McCrea...wants to break the assists records while at Buffalo...if he could visit anywhere in the world, it would be Dubai...chose his uniform number because he has been wearing it his whole life since his big brother, Brandon.

Recent Games
Nov 21 Dartmouth W, 110-71
Nov 24 Marist W, 76-49
Nov 30 vs. Milwaukee W, 96-77
Dec 1 vs. San Francisco W, 85-81
Dec 5 Le Moyne W, 89-55
Dec 8 at St. Bonaventure W, 80-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 9 -
Games started 2 -
Minutes 186 -
Minutes per game 20.7 -
FG 19-32 0-0
FG Pct 59.4 -
3PT 1-6 0-0
3PT Pct 16.7 -
FT 23-29 0-0
FT Pct 79.3 -
Off rebounds 5 -
Def rebounds 24 -
Total rebounds 29 -
Rebounds per game 3.2 -
Personal fouls 25 -
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 31 -
Turnovers 12 -
Assist to turnover ratio 2.6 -
Steals 7 -
Blocks 2 -
Points 62 0
Points per game 6.9 -
Points per 40 min 13.3 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 26 Daemen W, 97-50 1 15 5-6 83.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 10
Nov 6 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 82-67 - 16 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 8-8 100.0 8
Nov 9 at West Virginia W, 99-94 - 21 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 6
Nov 12 at Southern Ill. W, 62-53 - 21 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 21 Dartmouth W, 110-71 1 21 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 24 Marist W, 76-49 1 22 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 30 vs. Milwaukee W, 96-77 - 17 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 1 vs. San Francisco W, 85-81 - 23 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 1-3 33.3 8
Dec 5 Le Moyne W, 89-55 - 27 7-8 87.5 0-0 - 6-7 85.7 20
Dec 8 at St. Bonaventure W, 80-62 0 18 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 4
Dec 15 Southern Ill.   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 at Syracuse   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at Marquette   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 at Canisius   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 Toledo   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 at Western Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 at Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Ball State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 at Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Toledo   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Kent State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 26 Daemen W, 97-50 1 15 1 3 4 4 1 4.0 3 0 2 0
Nov 6 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 82-67 - 16 2 1 3 5 2 2.5 3 0 3 0
Nov 9 at West Virginia W, 99-94 - 21 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 2 0 4 -
Nov 12 at Southern Ill. W, 62-53 - 21 2 2 4 2 0 - 0 0 3 0
Nov 21 Dartmouth W, 110-71 1 21 0 8 8 4 2 2.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 24 Marist W, 76-49 1 22 0 4 4 5 2 2.5 0 0 1 0
Nov 30 vs. Milwaukee W, 96-77 - 17 0 3 3 4 2 2.0 0 1 4 0
Dec 1 vs. San Francisco W, 85-81 - 23 1 0 1 2 0 - 1 1 3 0
Dec 5 Le Moyne W, 89-55 - 27 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 8 at St. Bonaventure W, 80-62 0 18 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 0
Dec 15 Southern Ill.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 at Syracuse   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at Marquette   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 at Canisius   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 at Western Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 at Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Ball State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 at Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 32 18 22.1 1.6-3.7 44.4 0.5-1.7 28.3 1.4-1.9 72.1 5.1
2017-18 25 3 18.0 2.7-4.5 59.8 0.6-1.2 46.7 0.8-1.3 57.6 6.7
2018-19 9 2 20.7 2.1-3.6 59.4 0.1-0.7 16.7 2.6-3.2 79.3 6.9
Total 66 23 20.4 2.1-4.0 52.9 0.5-1.3 33.7 1.3-1.9 69.9 5.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 32 18 708 52-117 44.4 15-53 28.3 44-61 72.1 163
2017-18 25 3 450 67-112 59.8 14-30 46.7 19-33 57.6 167
2018-19 9 2 186 19-32 59.4 1-6 16.7 23-29 79.3 62
Total 66 23 1344 138-261 52.9 30-89 33.7 86-123 69.9 392
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 32 18 22.1 2.9-6.6 44.4 0.8-3.0 28.3 2.5-3.4 72.1 9.2
2017-18 25 3 18.0 6.0-10.0 59.8 1.2-2.7 46.7 1.7-2.9 57.6 14.8
2018-19 9 2 20.7 4.1-6.9 59.4 0.2-1.3 16.7 4.9-6.2 79.3 13.3
Total 66 23 20.4 4.1-7.8 52.9 0.9-2.6 33.7 2.6-3.7 69.9 11.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 32 18 22.1 0.6 1.7 2.2 3.1 0.3 2.3 1.4 1.6 1.8 0.1
2017-18 25 3 18.0 0.8 1.6 2.4 3.0 0.2 2.0 1.4 1.4 0.9 0.0
2018-19 9 2 20.7 0.6 2.7 3.2 2.8 0.0 3.4 1.3 2.6 0.8 0.2
Total 66 23 20.4 0.6 1.8 2.4 3.0 0.2 2.3 1.4 1.7 1.3 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 32 18 708 18 53 71 99 8 73 46 1.6 58 2
2017-18 25 3 450 19 40 59 76 5 49 34 1.4 22 1
2018-19 9 2 186 5 24 29 25 0 31 12 2.6 7 2
Total 66 23 1344 42 117 159 200 13 153 92 1.7 87 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 32 18 22.1 1.0 3.0 4.0 5.6 0.5 4.1 2.6 1.6 3.3 0.1
2017-18 25 3 18.0 1.7 3.6 5.2 6.8 0.4 4.4 3.0 1.4 2.0 0.1
2018-19 9 2 20.7 1.1 5.2 6.2 5.4 0.0 6.7 2.6 2.6 1.5 0.4
Total 66 23 20.4 1.3 3.5 4.7 6.0 0.4 4.6 2.7 1.7 2.6 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 9 2 20.7 2.1-3.6 59.4 0.1-0.7 16.7 2.6-3.2 79.3 6.9
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 5.0-6.0 83.3 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
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Home 4 2 21.5 2.8-3.5 78.6 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.8-4.2 88.2 9.3
Away 3 0 20.0 1.3-3.7 36.4 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.0-2.3 85.7 4.7
Neutral 2 - 20.0 2.0-3.5 57.1 0.5-1.0 50.0 1.0-2.5 40.0 5.5
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Wins 9 2 20.7 2.1-3.6 59.4 0.1-0.7 16.7 2.6-3.2 79.3 6.9
Losses - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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November 6 2 19.7 1.3-3.0 44.4 0.0-0.8 0.0 2.3-2.7 87.5 5.0
December 3 0 22.7 3.7-4.7 78.6 0.3-0.3 100.0 3.0-4.3 69.2 10.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 9 2 186 19-32 59.4 1-6 16.7 23-29 79.3 62
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition 1 1 15 5-6 83.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 10
-
Home 4 2 86 11-14 78.6 0-2 0.0 15-17 88.2 37
Away 3 0 60 4-11 36.4 0-2 0.0 6-7 85.7 14
Neutral 2 - 40 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-5 40.0 11
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Wins 9 2 186 19-32 59.4 1-6 16.7 23-29 79.3 62
Losses - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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November 6 2 118 8-18 44.4 0-5 0.0 14-16 87.5 30
December 3 0 68 11-14 78.6 1-1 100.0 9-13 69.2 32
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 9 2 20.7 4.1-6.9 59.4 0.2-1.3 16.7 4.9-6.2 79.3 13.3
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 13.3-16.0 83.3 0.0-2.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 26.7
-
Home 4 2 21.5 5.1-6.5 78.6 0.0-0.9 0.0 7.0-7.9 88.2 17.2
Away 3 0 20.0 2.7-7.3 36.4 0.0-1.3 0.0 4.0-4.7 85.7 9.3
Neutral 2 - 20.0 4.0-7.0 57.1 1.0-2.0 50.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 11.0
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Wins 9 2 20.7 4.1-6.9 59.4 0.2-1.3 16.7 4.9-6.2 79.3 13.3
Losses - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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November 6 2 19.7 2.7-6.1 44.4 0.0-1.7 0.0 4.7-5.4 87.5 10.2
December 3 0 22.7 6.5-8.2 78.6 0.6-0.6 100.0 5.3-7.6 69.2 18.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 9 2 20.7 0.6 2.7 3.2 2.8 0.0 3.4 1.3 2.6 0.8 0.2
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 1.0 3.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 4.0 1.0 4.0 3.0 0.0
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Home 4 2 21.5 0.5 3.8 4.3 1.8 0.0 4.8 1.8 2.7 1.0 0.0
Away 3 0 20.0 0.7 2.0 2.7 3.7 0.0 2.0 1.0 2.0 0.7 0.0
Neutral 2 - 20.0 0.5 1.5 2.0 3.5 0.0 3.0 1.0 3.0 0.5 1.0
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Wins 9 2 20.7 0.6 2.7 3.2 2.8 0.0 3.4 1.3 2.6 0.8 0.2
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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November 6 2 19.7 0.7 3.2 3.8 3.0 0.0 3.7 1.7 2.2 0.8 0.2
December 3 0 22.7 0.3 1.7 2.0 2.3 0.0 3.0 0.7 4.5 0.7 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 9 2 186 5 24 29 25 0 31 12 2.6 7 2
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 15 1 3 4 2 0 4 1 4.0 3 0
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Home 4 2 86 2 15 17 7 0 19 7 2.7 4 0
Away 3 0 60 2 6 8 11 0 6 3 2.0 2 0
Neutral 2 - 40 1 3 4 7 0 6 2 3.0 1 2
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Wins 9 2 186 5 24 29 25 0 31 12 2.6 7 2
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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November 6 2 118 4 19 23 18 0 22 10 2.2 5 1
December 3 0 68 1 5 6 7 0 9 2 4.5 2 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 9 2 20.7 1.1 5.2 6.2 5.4 0.0 6.7 2.6 2.6 1.5 0.4
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 2.7 8.0 10.7 5.3 0.0 10.7 2.7 4.0 8.0 0.0
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Home 4 2 21.5 0.9 7.0 7.9 3.3 0.0 8.8 3.3 2.7 1.9 0.0
Away 3 0 20.0 1.3 4.0 5.3 7.3 0.0 4.0 2.0 2.0 1.3 0.0
Neutral 2 - 20.0 1.0 3.0 4.0 7.0 0.0 6.0 2.0 3.0 1.0 2.0
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Wins 9 2 20.7 1.1 5.2 6.2 5.4 0.0 6.7 2.6 2.6 1.5 0.4
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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November 6 2 19.7 1.4 6.4 7.8 6.1 0.0 7.5 3.4 2.2 1.7 0.3
December 3 0 22.7 0.6 2.9 3.5 4.1 0.0 5.3 1.2 4.5 1.2 0.6