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 18
pts/g 8.0
fg % 55.7
3pt % 26.7
ft % 79.2
reb/g 3.0
a/g 3.2

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
Dec 29 at Canisius W, 87-72
Jan 4 at Eastern Michigan W, 74-58
Jan 8 Toledo W, 110-80
Jan 12 Miami (OH) W, 88-64
Jan 15 at Western Michigan W, 88-79
Jan 18 Eastern Michigan W, 77-65
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 5
Games started 2 -
Minutes 399 113
Minutes per game 22.2 22.6
FG 49-88 15-29
FG Pct 55.7 51.7
3PT 4-15 1-4
3PT Pct 26.7 25.0
FT 42-53 11-13
FT Pct 79.2 84.6
Off rebounds 11 2
Def rebounds 43 17
Total rebounds 54 19
Rebounds per game 3.0 3.8
Personal fouls 56 16
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 57 16
Turnovers 29 12
Assist to turnover ratio 2.0 1.3
Steals 22 10
Blocks 4 1
Points 144 42
Points per game 8.0 8.4
Points per 40 min 14.4 14.9
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. W, 73-65 - 27 3-6 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 9
Dec 18 at Syracuse W, 71-59 - 14 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 21 at Marquette L, 103-85 - 29 7-11 63.6 1-1 100.0 5-7 71.4 20
Dec 29 at Canisius W, 87-72 - 30 4-7 57.1 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 4 at Eastern Michigan W, 74-58 - 18 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 8 Toledo W, 110-80 - 24 5-10 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 10
Jan 12 Miami (OH) W, 88-64 - 25 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 7-8 87.5 11
Jan 15 at Western Michigan W, 88-79 - 27 6-8 75.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 13
Jan 18 Eastern Michigan W, 77-65 - 19 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Jan 22 at Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Ball State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 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. W, 73-65 - 27 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 0
Dec 18 at Syracuse W, 71-59 - 14 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 5 1
Dec 21 at Marquette L, 103-85 - 29 3 0 3 1 0 - 1 1 4 0
Dec 29 at Canisius W, 87-72 - 30 1 1 2 6 1 6.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 4 at Eastern Michigan W, 74-58 - 18 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 8 Toledo W, 110-80 - 24 0 3 3 4 2 2.0 4 0 4 0
Jan 12 Miami (OH) W, 88-64 - 25 0 6 6 6 2 3.0 3 0 2 0
Jan 15 at Western Michigan W, 88-79 - 27 2 3 5 2 2 1.0 1 1 4 0
Jan 18 Eastern Michigan W, 77-65 - 19 0 2 2 4 5 0.8 1 0 4 0
Jan 22 at Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Ball State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 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 18 2 22.2 2.7-4.9 55.7 0.2-0.8 26.7 2.3-2.9 79.2 8.0
Total 75 23 20.8 2.2-4.2 53.0 0.4-1.3 33.7 1.4-2.0 71.4 6.3
  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 18 2 399 49-88 55.7 4-15 26.7 42-53 79.2 144
Total 75 23 1557 168-317 53.0 33-98 33.7 105-147 71.4 474
  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 18 2 22.2 4.9-8.8 55.7 0.4-1.5 26.7 4.2-5.3 79.2 14.4
Total 75 23 20.8 4.3-8.1 53.0 0.8-2.5 33.7 2.7-3.8 71.4 12.2
  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 18 2 22.2 0.6 2.4 3.0 3.1 0.1 3.2 1.6 2.0 1.2 0.2
Total 75 23 20.8 0.6 1.8 2.5 3.1 0.2 2.4 1.5 1.6 1.4 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 18 2 399 11 43 54 56 1 57 29 2.0 22 4
Total 75 23 1557 48 136 184 231 14 179 109 1.6 102 7
  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 18 2 22.2 1.1 4.3 5.4 5.6 0.1 5.7 2.9 2.0 2.2 0.4
Total 75 23 20.8 1.2 3.5 4.7 5.9 0.4 4.6 2.8 1.6 2.6 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 18 2 22.2 2.7-4.9 55.7 0.2-0.8 26.7 2.3-2.9 79.2 8.0
Conference 5 - 22.6 3.0-5.8 51.7 0.2-0.8 25.0 2.2-2.6 84.6 8.4
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 8 2 22.6 2.8-4.8 57.9 0.1-0.9 14.3 3.1-3.6 86.2 8.8
Away 8 0 22.3 2.9-5.4 53.5 0.2-0.8 33.3 1.9-2.4 78.9 7.9
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 17 2 21.8 2.5-4.5 54.5 0.2-0.8 21.4 2.2-2.7 80.4 7.3
Losses 1 - 29.0 7.0-11.0 63.6 1.0-1.0 100.0 5.0-7.0 71.4 20.0
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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 7 0 24.0 3.7-5.9 63.4 0.4-0.9 50.0 2.4-3.4 70.8 10.3
January 5 - 22.6 3.0-5.8 51.7 0.2-0.8 25.0 2.2-2.6 84.6 8.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 18 2 399 49-88 55.7 4-15 26.7 42-53 79.2 144
Conference 5 - 113 15-29 51.7 1-4 25.0 11-13 84.6 42
Exhibition 1 1 15 5-6 83.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 10
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Home 8 2 181 22-38 57.9 1-7 14.3 25-29 86.2 70
Away 8 0 178 23-43 53.5 2-6 33.3 15-19 78.9 63
Neutral 2 - 40 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-5 40.0 11
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Wins 17 2 370 42-77 54.5 3-14 21.4 37-46 80.4 124
Losses 1 - 29 7-11 63.6 1-1 100.0 5-7 71.4 20
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November 6 2 118 8-18 44.4 0-5 0.0 14-16 87.5 30
December 7 0 168 26-41 63.4 3-6 50.0 17-24 70.8 72
January 5 - 113 15-29 51.7 1-4 25.0 11-13 84.6 42
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 18 2 22.2 4.9-8.8 55.7 0.4-1.5 26.7 4.2-5.3 79.2 14.4
Conference 5 - 22.6 5.3-10.3 51.7 0.4-1.4 25.0 3.9-4.6 84.6 14.9
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 13.3-16.0 83.3 0.0-2.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 26.7
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Home 8 2 22.6 4.9-8.4 57.9 0.2-1.5 14.3 5.5-6.4 86.2 15.5
Away 8 0 22.3 5.2-9.7 53.5 0.4-1.3 33.3 3.4-4.3 78.9 14.2
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 17 2 21.8 4.5-8.3 54.5 0.3-1.5 21.4 4.0-5.0 80.4 13.4
Losses 1 - 29.0 9.7-15.2 63.6 1.4-1.4 100.0 6.9-9.7 71.4 27.6
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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 7 0 24.0 6.2-9.8 63.4 0.7-1.4 50.0 4.0-5.7 70.8 17.1
January 5 - 22.6 5.3-10.3 51.7 0.4-1.4 25.0 3.9-4.6 84.6 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
Total 18 2 22.2 0.6 2.4 3.0 3.1 0.1 3.2 1.6 2.0 1.2 0.2
Conference 5 - 22.6 0.4 3.4 3.8 3.2 0.0 3.2 2.4 1.3 2.0 0.2
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 8 2 22.6 0.3 3.4 3.6 2.5 0.0 4.5 2.1 2.1 1.6 0.0
Away 8 0 22.3 1.0 1.6 2.6 3.6 0.1 1.9 1.3 1.5 1.0 0.3
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 17 2 21.8 0.5 2.5 3.0 3.1 0.1 3.3 1.7 1.9 1.2 0.2
Losses 1 - 29.0 3.0 0.0 3.0 4.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 - 1.0 1.0
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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 7 0 24.0 0.7 1.0 1.7 3.1 0.1 2.7 1.0 2.7 1.0 0.3
January 5 - 22.6 0.4 3.4 3.8 3.2 0.0 3.2 2.4 1.3 2.0 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 18 2 399 11 43 54 56 1 57 29 2.0 22 4
Conference 5 - 113 2 17 19 16 0 16 12 1.3 10 1
Exhibition 1 1 15 1 3 4 2 0 4 1 4.0 3 0
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Home 8 2 181 2 27 29 20 0 36 17 2.1 13 0
Away 8 0 178 8 13 21 29 1 15 10 1.5 8 2
Neutral 2 - 40 1 3 4 7 0 6 2 3.0 1 2
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Wins 17 2 370 8 43 51 52 1 56 29 1.9 21 3
Losses 1 - 29 3 0 3 4 0 1 0 - 1 1
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November 6 2 118 4 19 23 18 0 22 10 2.2 5 1
December 7 0 168 5 7 12 22 1 19 7 2.7 7 2
January 5 - 113 2 17 19 16 0 16 12 1.3 10 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 18 2 22.2 1.1 4.3 5.4 5.6 0.1 5.7 2.9 2.0 2.2 0.4
Conference 5 - 22.6 0.7 6.0 6.7 5.7 0.0 5.7 4.2 1.3 3.5 0.4
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 8 2 22.6 0.4 6.0 6.4 4.4 0.0 8.0 3.8 2.1 2.9 0.0
Away 8 0 22.3 1.8 2.9 4.7 6.5 0.2 3.4 2.2 1.5 1.8 0.4
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 17 2 21.8 0.9 4.6 5.5 5.6 0.1 6.1 3.1 1.9 2.3 0.3
Losses 1 - 29.0 4.1 0.0 4.1 5.5 0.0 1.4 0.0 - 1.4 1.4
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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 7 0 24.0 1.2 1.7 2.9 5.2 0.2 4.5 1.7 2.7 1.7 0.5
January 5 - 22.6 0.7 6.0 6.7 5.7 0.0 5.7 4.2 1.3 3.5 0.4