24 Cierra Dillard
24 Cierra Dillard
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rochester, NY
High School: Gates Chili (UMass)
Previous College: UMass
Position: Guard
Major: Communication
gp 1
pts/g 23.0
fg % 40.0
3pt % 33.3
ft % 72.2
reb/g 4.0
a/g 4.0

2017-18: Appeared and started in all 35 games for the Bulls during her first season with the team after sitting out a season... named second-team All-MAC... earned MAC All-Tournament team honors after averaging 19.7 points, 6.7 assists, 5.0 steals and 4.7 rebounds during the three-game tournament... averaged 31.5 minutes, a team-best 16.2 points, 5.2 assists, 4.1 rebounds and 3.0 steals while making a team-best 85 three pointers on the year... earned All-Albany Regional honors after averaging 29.0 points, 5.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 3.3 steals while shooting 49.1% from the floor across three NCAA Tournament games... named MAC East Player of the Week three times and UB Athlete of the Week six times... shot 39.6% from the floor, 34.5% from behind the arc and 81.3% from the charity stripe on the year... scored in double figures 27 times while going over the 20-point plateau a team-best 11 times as UB went 8-3 in those games... finished the season with the Bulls single season program record for steals with 105... scored a career-high 36 points, including seven three-pointers in the Bulls first-round win over USF (3/17)... had a huge game in the Bulls Sweet 16 game loss to South Carolina (3/24) as she netted 29 points, six steals, six assists and three rebounds while connecting on four three pointers... added 22 points, seven rebounds, five assists and three steals in UB's second-round game against Florida State (3/19)...  scored her 1,000th career point in a road win over Ball State (1/13)... recorded 30 points, seven steals, five rebounds and four assists across 34 minutes on 9-for-14 from the floor and 9-for-11 from the free throw line in UB's win over Toledo (1/20)...  collected her second career double-double in the MAC Championship game against Central Michigan (3/10) with 26 points, 10 assists and four steals... closed out the win over Nebraska with 25 points, six steals, three assists and three rebounds while draining a career-best five three pointers across 36 minutes... recorded her first career double-double in a win at St. Bonaventure (12/15) as she netted 14 points, a career-high 10 assists, seven rebounds and three steals... went for 17 points, six assists, six steals and three rebounds in the MAC semifinal victory over Western Michigan (3/9)... recorded 16 points, a career-high nine rebounds, five steals and four assists in the MAC quarterfinal win over Kent State (3/7)... finished off a win over Akron (2/17) with 13 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and three steals... started her UB career with 17 points, six assists and six steals in a win over Delaware (11/10)... made at least four three pointers nine times... recorded at least one assist in all 35 games while notching at least three helpers in 32 of 35 games... recorded at least one steal in 33 of 35 games... earned academic All-MAC honors for the first time in her UB career.

2016-17: Sat out due to NCAA transfer rules.

2015-16 (at UMass): Started 21 of the 30 games she played in while averaging a 30.3 minutes per game... Led the team in scoring 15.5 points per game... Led the team in steals with 60 steals (2.0 per game)... Finished second on the team with 2.7 assists per game... Contributed 3.3 rebounds per game... Finished 163-for-390 on field goals (41.8 percent)... Shot 48-for-146 on three-pointer attempts (32.9 percent) and 90-for-135 on free throws (66.7 percent)... netted a career-high 27 points on 9-for-22 from the floor and six rebounds against Richmond (1/16)... scored 21 points to go along with a career-high seven assists and five rebounds in the UMass win over Holy Cross (11/15)... sank a career-high five three-pointers and finished with 20 points against Central Connecticut (12/12)... scored 25 points on 9-for-17 from the floor against Dayton (2/17)... Reached double-digits scoring in 22 games and eclipsed the 20-point mark ten times... scored in double figures in 15 straight games to close the season including six games with 20+ points... Finished sixth in the Atlantic 10 in scoring (15.5) and fourth in the conference in steal (2.0).

2014-15 (at UMass): Was second among Minutewomen with 10.6 points per game and added 3.1 rebounds with 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals per game ... Finished 100-for-280 on field goals (35.7 percent), including 35-of-108 on three-pointer attempts (32.4 percent) ... Hit 84 of her 120 free throw attempts (70.0 percent) ... Played an average of 28.8 minutes per game, the second-most on the squad ... Scored in double-figures on 15 occasions, including a trio of performances with at least 20 points ... Upped her scoring average to 11.3 points per game during Atlantic 10 Conference games, the 23rd-best scoring mark during league play ... Ranked tied for 23rd in the Atlantic 10 in scoring average (10.6), the third-highest mark by a freshman ... Made her collegiate debut with seven points and two rebounds in 16 minutes at Western Michigan (11/14) ... Went for a then-personal best and team-high 16 points to go with four rebounds, two steals and an assist in the near-upset of Mid-American Conference preseason favorite Central Michigan (11/16)... Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (12/15) ... UMass Co-Athlete of the Week (12/15) ... Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (1/12) ... Atlantic 10 Co-Rookie of the Week (3/2)

High School: Top scorer in Gates Chili High School history ... One of only 20 girls in New York State Section V girls basketball history with more than 2,000 points scored ... A three-star recruit with a grade of 90 according to ESPN ... Nominated for the 2014 McDonalds All-American Game alongside current UMass teammate Ciara Rosten ... 2012 honorable mention All-America selection and three-time All-New York choice ... Four-time recipient of first team all-county ... Was named Second Team All-Greater Rochester in eighth grade before taking in First Team All-Greater Rochester as a freshman, sophomore, junior and senior ... Two-time regional champion and state finalist with Gates Chili High School ... Section V MVP and two-time Section V Champion ... Was an honor roll student as well.

Recent Games
Nov 1 Bloomsburg W, 94-53
Nov 11 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 69-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 1 -
Games started 1 -
Minutes 40 -
Minutes per game 40.0 -
FG 4-10 0-0
FG Pct 40.0 -
3PT 2-6 0-0
3PT Pct 33.3 -
FT 13-18 0-0
FT Pct 72.2 -
Off rebounds 0 -
Def rebounds 4 -
Total rebounds 4 -
Rebounds per game 4.0 -
Personal fouls 1 -
Disqualifications - -
Assists 4 -
Turnovers 4 -
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 -
Steals 2 -
Blocks 0 -
Points 23 0
Points per game 23.0 -
Points per 40 min 23.0 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 1 Bloomsburg W, 94-53 1 21 11-14 78.6 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 27
Nov 11 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 69-63 1 40 4-10 40.0 2-6 33.3 13-18 72.2 23
Nov 14 Niagara   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Oregon   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 vs. Georgetown   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. South Dakota State   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 at Central Conn. St.   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Canisius   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 at Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Stanford   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Ball State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Western Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Ball State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Toledo   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Kent State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Ohio   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 1 Bloomsburg W, 94-53 1 21 2 4 6 7 3 2.3 3 0 1 0
Nov 11 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 69-63 1 40 0 4 4 4 4 1.0 2 0 1 -
Nov 14 Niagara   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Oregon   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 vs. Georgetown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. South Dakota State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 at Central Conn. St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Canisius   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 at Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Stanford   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Ball State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Western Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Ball State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2017-18 35 35 31.5 5.0-12.7 39.6 2.4-7.0 34.6 3.7-4.6 80.1 16.2
2018-19 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Total 36 36 31.7 5.0-12.6 39.6 2.4-7.0 34.5 3.9-5.0 79.3 16.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2017-18 35 35 1101 176-444 39.6 85-246 34.6 129-161 80.1 566
2018-19 1 1 40 4-10 40.0 2-6 33.3 13-18 72.2 23
Total 36 36 1141 180-454 39.6 87-252 34.5 142-179 79.3 589
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2017-18 35 35 31.5 6.4-16.1 39.6 3.1-8.9 34.6 4.7-5.8 80.1 20.6
2018-19 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Total 36 36 31.7 6.3-15.9 39.6 3.0-8.8 34.5 5.0-6.3 79.3 20.6
  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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 35 35 31.5 1.0 3.1 4.1 1.7 0.0 5.2 2.8 1.9 3.0 0.1
2018-19 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 - 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Total 36 36 31.7 1.0 3.1 4.1 1.7 0.0 5.2 2.8 1.8 3.0 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 35 35 1101 35 107 142 59 0 182 98 1.9 105 5
2018-19 1 1 40 0 4 4 1 - 4 4 1.0 2 0
Total 36 36 1141 35 111 146 60 0 186 102 1.8 107 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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 35 35 31.5 1.3 3.9 5.2 2.1 0.0 6.6 3.6 1.9 3.8 0.2
2018-19 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Total 36 36 31.7 1.2 3.9 5.1 2.1 0.0 6.5 3.6 1.8 3.8 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 11.0-14.0 78.6 5.0-6.0 83.3 0.0-0.0 - 27.0
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Home - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Away 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Wins 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Losses - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
November 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 1 1 40 4-10 40.0 2-6 33.3 13-18 72.2 23
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition 1 1 21 11-14 78.6 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 27
-
Home - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Away 1 1 40 4-10 40.0 2-6 33.3 13-18 72.2 23
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
-
Wins 1 1 40 4-10 40.0 2-6 33.3 13-18 72.2 23
Losses - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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November 1 1 40 4-10 40.0 2-6 33.3 13-18 72.2 23
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 21.0-26.7 78.6 9.5-11.4 83.3 0.0-0.0 - 51.4
-
Home - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Away 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Wins 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
Losses - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
November 1 1 40.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 13.0-18.0 72.2 23.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 - 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 1.0 0.0 7.0 3.0 2.3 3.0 0.0
-
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 - 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 - 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
November 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 - 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 1 1 40 0 4 4 1 - 4 4 1.0 2 0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 21 2 4 6 1 0 7 3 2.3 3 0
-
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away 1 1 40 0 4 4 1 - 4 4 1.0 2 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 1 40 0 4 4 1 - 4 4 1.0 2 0
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
November 1 1 40 0 4 4 1 - 4 4 1.0 2 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 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 3.8 7.6 11.4 1.9 0.0 13.3 5.7 2.3 5.7 0.0
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Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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November 1 1 40.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 0.0