13 Merrick Rowland
13 Merrick Rowland
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Albany, N.Y.
High School: Shaker
Previous College: Niagara County C.C.
Position: G
gp 32
pts/g 8.2
fg % 29.2
3pt % 29.0
ft % 63.2
reb/g 3.6
a/g 1.2

2016-17: Played in all 32 games for the Knights, starting in 23 contests…Fourth on team in scoring with 8.2 points per game…Second on team and 10th in ECC with 49 made three-pointers…Third on team in steals per game (1.4) and rebounds per game (3.6)…Averaged 26.6 minutes per game…Shot 29.2 percent overall, 29.0 percent from three, and 63.2 percent from the line…Added 1.2 assists and 0.4 blocks per game…Scored in double figures in 13 games…Tallied 11 points, season-high eight rebounds, two assists, a steal and a block in win over Philadelphia (11/13)…Followed with 11 points, six rebounds and a block in win over Roberts Wesleyan (11/16)…Had three steals against Molloy (12/7)…Went 6-for-10, including 5-of-9 from three, for 17 points with five rebounds and two steals in win at Bridgeport (1/4)…Scored season-high 20 points on 7-of-13 shooting, including 6-for-10 from deep, with two rebounds, two assists, two steals and a block in win at STAC (1/7)…Totaled 11 points, five rebounds, three assists and a steal in win over Daemen (1/11)…Posted 14 points, seven rebounds (five offensive) and three steals in win over LIU Post (1/14)…Recorded 18 points, season-high five steals, four rebounds and two assists in win over USciences (1/16)…Had nine points, five rebounds, four assists, three steals and a block in win over NYIT (1/21)…Tallied 12 points, three rebounds and two blocks in win at UDC (1/28)…Posted 10 points, six rebounds and two assists in win at Roberts Wesleyan (2/8)…Registered 13 points, six rebounds and two assists in win over STAC (2/11)…Scored 15 points with four rebounds and four assists in win at Daemen (2/22)…Grabbed seven rebounds against NYIT (3/4)…Recorded 14 points, a steal and a block in NCAA First Round win over Assumption (3/10).

2015-16: Started seven games in 22 appearances for the Knights and averaged 15.5 minutes per game... Registered 4.8 points per game along with 2.0 rebounds per contest... Contributed the team's highest free throw percentage (90.0%)... Tallied six points and two rebounds in 11 minutes at NYIT (1/6)... Contributed six points and two assists, and one rebound in a road win at Dowling (1/14)... Provided four points, two assists and five rebounds vs. Bridgeport (2/1)... Scored a season-high 18 points on 6-for-10 shooting from deep and dished out two assists in only 20 minutes in a home win over District of Columbia (2/4)... Posted 15 points, four rebounds and one assist vs. LIU Post (2/13)... Registered 10 points, one rebound and one block at Molloy (2/16)... Notched 11 points, six rebounds and one steal vs. District of Columbia (3/5)... Followed it up with 13 points and five rebounds in a win over Roberts Wesleyan (3/6).

Before Queens: Played a season at Niagara County Community College in Sanborn, N.Y., where she was second in the NJCAA in three-pointers made...Named Freshman of the Week in the NJCAA...Played three years of varsity basketball at Shaker High School under head coach Emily Caschera.

Personal: Daughter of Stacey and Derrick Rowland...One of five children; has three older sisters, Morgan, and former QC teammates MacKenzie and Madison, and a younger brother, Derrick...Nickname is Meme...Says her favorite athlete is LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers...Would most like to meet the singer/songwriter Drake...Her pregrame ritual involves drinking an iced pumpkin spice coffee...Helped mentally disabled children through her travel basketball team...Father, Derrick, was drafted by the Denver Nuggets in the 1981 NBA Draft and also played for the Milwaukee Bucks...Aspires to be a forensic psychology and intends to major in Media Studies.

Recent Games
Feb 22 at Daemen W, 84-66
Mar 4 vs. NYIT L, 76-71
Mar 10 vs. Assumption W, 69-48
Mar 11 vs. USciences W, 77-67
Mar 13 vs. Molloy W, 70-60
Mar 21 vs. Harding L, 73-69
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 18
Games started 23 15
Minutes 850 502
Minutes per game 26.6 27.9
FG 88-301 61-182
FG Pct 29.2 33.5
3PT 49-169 33-102
3PT Pct 29.0 32.4
FT 36-57 15-25
FT Pct 63.2 60.0
Off rebounds 51 33
Def rebounds 64 31
Total rebounds 115 64
Rebounds per game 3.6 3.6
Personal fouls 85 47
Disqualifications 3 1
Assists 37 24
Turnovers 40 21
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 1.1
Steals 44 26
Blocks 13 6
Points 261 170
Points per game 8.2 9.4
Points per 40 min 12.3 13.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 12 vs. Southern Conn. St. W, 90-86 1 26 0-6 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 13 vs. Philadelphia U. W, 64-54 1 33 4-15 26.7 3-12 25.0 0-2 0.0 11
Nov 16 Roberts Wesleyan W, 77-65 1 36 5-14 35.7 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 11
Nov 19 Caldwell W, 73-63 - 16 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Nov 23 at Fairleigh Dickinson W, 70-54 - 17 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 4-4 100.0 10
Nov 27 at Assumption L, 67-59 1 28 2-8 25.0 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 6
Nov 30 Mercy W, 82-54 1 14 3-8 37.5 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 3 at NYIT W, 72-61 - 10 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Dec 7 at Molloy L, 88-78 1 21 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 4
Dec 10 District of Columbia W, 88-58 - 10 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 13 at American Int'l L, 71-60 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 17 at Franklin Pierce W, 60-52 - 14 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Dec 30 Le Moyne W, 70-56 - 14 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 4 at Bridgeport W, 79-62 - 23 6-10 60.0 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 17
Jan 7 at St. Thomas Aquinas W, 71-66 1 39 7-13 53.8 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 20
Jan 11 Daemen W, 75-40 1 35 4-11 36.4 2-7 28.6 1-1 100.0 11
Jan 14 LIU Post W, 71-51 1 34 4-12 33.3 3-7 42.9 3-5 60.0 14
Jan 16 USciences W, 67-60 1 40 4-14 28.6 2-10 20.0 8-12 66.7 18
Jan 21 NYIT W, 62-54 1 31 4-16 25.0 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 9
Jan 25 at Mercy W, 65-51 1 23 3-11 27.3 1-4 25.0 0-3 0.0 7
Jan 28 at District of Columbia W, 66-49 1 33 4-11 36.4 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 12
Feb 1 Molloy W, 73-58 1 23 2-8 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 8 at Roberts Wesleyan W, 72-63 1 39 3-11 27.3 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 10
Feb 11 St. Thomas Aquinas W, 67-58 1 34 5-16 31.3 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 13
Feb 15 Bridgeport W, 78-65 1 33 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2
Feb 18 at LIU Post W, 76-56 1 26 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 7
Feb 22 at Daemen W, 84-66 1 38 4-17 23.5 3-12 25.0 4-4 100.0 15
Mar 4 vs. NYIT L, 76-71 1 35 2-19 10.5 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 4
Mar 10 vs. Assumption W, 69-48 - 27 5-10 50.0 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 14
Mar 11 vs. USciences W, 77-67 1 34 1-7 14.3 0-6 0.0 0-0 - 2
Mar 13 vs. Molloy W, 70-60 1 35 1-12 8.3 1-5 20.0 3-4 75.0 6
Mar 21 vs. Harding L, 73-69 1 25 3-10 30.0 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 8
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 12 vs. Southern Conn. St. W, 90-86 1 26 2 1 3 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 -
Nov 13 vs. Philadelphia U. W, 64-54 1 33 3 5 8 2 1 2.0 1 1 4 -
Nov 16 Roberts Wesleyan W, 77-65 1 36 4 2 6 0 1 0.0 0 1 4 -
Nov 19 Caldwell W, 73-63 - 16 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 6 1
Nov 23 at Fairleigh Dickinson W, 70-54 - 17 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 2 1 3 -
Nov 27 at Assumption L, 67-59 1 28 1 3 4 0 3 0.0 0 1 2 -
Nov 30 Mercy W, 82-54 1 14 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 -
Dec 3 at NYIT W, 72-61 - 10 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 7 at Molloy L, 88-78 1 21 1 0 1 1 0 - 3 0 4 -
Dec 10 District of Columbia W, 88-58 - 10 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Dec 13 at American Int'l L, 71-60 - 4 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Dec 17 at Franklin Pierce W, 60-52 - 14 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 30 Le Moyne W, 70-56 - 14 2 1 3 0 0 - 2 0 1 -
Jan 4 at Bridgeport W, 79-62 - 23 2 3 5 1 0 - 2 0 1 -
Jan 7 at St. Thomas Aquinas W, 71-66 1 39 0 2 2 2 6 0.3 2 1 4 -
Jan 11 Daemen W, 75-40 1 35 1 4 5 3 1 3.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 14 LIU Post W, 71-51 1 34 5 2 7 0 1 0.0 3 0 2 -
Jan 16 USciences W, 67-60 1 40 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 5 0 3 -
Jan 21 NYIT W, 62-54 1 31 3 2 5 4 1 4.0 3 1 4 -
Jan 25 at Mercy W, 65-51 1 23 3 1 4 0 1 0.0 2 1 1 -
Jan 28 at District of Columbia W, 66-49 1 33 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 1 2 3 -
Feb 1 Molloy W, 73-58 1 23 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 4 -
Feb 8 at Roberts Wesleyan W, 72-63 1 39 4 2 6 2 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 11 St. Thomas Aquinas W, 67-58 1 34 3 2 5 2 1 2.0 2 0 4 -
Feb 15 Bridgeport W, 78-65 1 33 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 18 at LIU Post W, 76-56 1 26 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 22 at Daemen W, 84-66 1 38 2 2 4 4 2 2.0 0 0 5 1
Mar 4 vs. NYIT L, 76-71 1 35 4 3 7 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 -
Mar 10 vs. Assumption W, 69-48 - 27 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 1 1 0 -
Mar 11 vs. USciences W, 77-67 1 34 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 2 1 3 -
Mar 13 vs. Molloy W, 70-60 1 35 1 3 4 2 3 0.7 2 2 5 1
Mar 21 vs. Harding L, 73-69 1 25 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 23 26.6 2.8-9.4 29.2 1.5-5.3 29.0 1.1-1.8 63.2 8.2
Conference 18 15 27.9 3.4-10.1 33.5 1.8-5.7 32.4 0.8-1.4 60.0 9.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 9 26.7 3.0-9.6 31.3 1.3-5.2 25.8 1.2-1.8 63.6 8.5
Away 13 8 24.2 2.8-8.2 33.6 1.8-5.1 36.4 1.4-1.9 72.0 8.8
Neutral 7 6 30.7 2.3-11.3 20.3 1.3-5.9 22.0 0.6-1.4 40.0 6.4
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Wins 27 19 27.3 2.9-9.5 30.7 1.7-5.5 30.4 1.3-2.0 66.7 8.9
Losses 5 4 22.6 1.8-8.8 20.5 0.8-4.2 19.0 0.0-0.6 0.0 4.4
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November 7 5 24.3 2.6-8.4 30.5 1.6-5.3 29.7 0.6-0.9 66.7 7.3
December 6 1 12.2 0.8-3.8 21.7 0.2-1.8 9.1 1.0-1.3 75.0 2.8
January 8 7 32.3 4.5-12.2 36.7 2.6-7.2 36.2 1.9-3.1 60.0 13.5
February 6 6 32.2 2.8-10.5 27.0 1.7-6.0 27.8 1.2-1.7 70.0 8.5
March 5 4 31.2 2.4-11.6 20.7 1.2-5.4 22.2 0.8-1.6 50.0 6.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 23 850 88-301 29.2 49-169 29.0 36-57 63.2 261
Conference 18 15 502 61-182 33.5 33-102 32.4 15-25 60.0 170
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 9 320 36-115 31.3 16-62 25.8 14-22 63.6 102
Away 13 8 315 36-107 33.6 24-66 36.4 18-25 72.0 114
Neutral 7 6 215 16-79 20.3 9-41 22.0 4-10 40.0 45
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Wins 27 19 737 79-257 30.7 45-148 30.4 36-54 66.7 239
Losses 5 4 113 9-44 20.5 4-21 19.0 0-3 0.0 22
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November 7 5 170 18-59 30.5 11-37 29.7 4-6 66.7 51
December 6 1 73 5-23 21.7 1-11 9.1 6-8 75.0 17
January 8 7 258 36-98 36.7 21-58 36.2 15-25 60.0 108
February 6 6 193 17-63 27.0 10-36 27.8 7-10 70.0 51
March 5 4 156 12-58 20.7 6-27 22.2 4-8 50.0 34
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 23 26.6 4.1-14.2 29.2 2.3-8.0 29.0 1.7-2.7 63.2 12.3
Conference 18 15 27.9 4.9-14.5 33.5 2.6-8.1 32.4 1.2-2.0 60.0 13.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 9 26.7 4.5-14.4 31.3 2.0-7.8 25.8 1.8-2.8 63.6 12.8
Away 13 8 24.2 4.6-13.6 33.6 3.0-8.4 36.4 2.3-3.2 72.0 14.5
Neutral 7 6 30.7 3.0-14.7 20.3 1.7-7.6 22.0 0.7-1.9 40.0 8.4
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Wins 27 19 27.3 4.3-13.9 30.7 2.4-8.0 30.4 2.0-2.9 66.7 13.0
Losses 5 4 22.6 3.2-15.6 20.5 1.4-7.4 19.0 0.0-1.1 0.0 7.8
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November 7 5 24.3 4.2-13.9 30.5 2.6-8.7 29.7 0.9-1.4 66.7 12.0
December 6 1 12.2 2.7-12.6 21.7 0.5-6.0 9.1 3.3-4.4 75.0 9.3
January 8 7 32.3 5.6-15.2 36.7 3.3-9.0 36.2 2.3-3.9 60.0 16.7
February 6 6 32.2 3.5-13.1 27.0 2.1-7.5 27.8 1.5-2.1 70.0 10.6
March 5 4 31.2 3.1-14.9 20.7 1.5-6.9 22.2 1.0-2.1 50.0 8.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 23 26.6 1.6 2.0 3.6 2.7 0.1 1.2 1.3 0.9 1.4 0.4
Conference 18 15 27.9 1.8 1.7 3.6 2.6 0.1 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.4 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 9 26.7 1.8 1.9 3.8 2.8 0.1 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.9 0.2
Away 13 8 24.2 1.5 1.6 3.1 2.3 0.1 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.9 0.5
Neutral 7 6 30.7 1.4 2.9 4.3 3.0 0.1 1.3 1.6 0.8 1.3 0.7
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Wins 27 19 27.3 1.7 2.0 3.7 2.6 0.1 1.2 1.3 0.9 1.4 0.4
Losses 5 4 22.6 1.2 1.8 3.0 2.8 - 0.8 1.0 0.8 1.0 0.2
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November 7 5 24.3 1.9 2.3 4.1 3.4 0.1 0.7 1.6 0.5 0.9 0.6
December 6 1 12.2 1.2 0.8 2.0 1.3 - 0.5 0.2 3.0 1.0 0.0
January 8 7 32.3 2.0 2.4 4.4 2.5 - 1.6 1.6 1.0 2.4 0.6
February 6 6 32.2 1.7 1.7 3.3 3.2 0.2 1.7 1.2 1.4 1.0 0.0
March 5 4 31.2 1.0 2.8 3.8 2.8 0.2 1.2 1.6 0.8 1.4 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 23 850 51 64 115 85 3 37 40 0.9 44 13
Conference 18 15 502 33 31 64 47 1 24 21 1.1 26 6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 9 320 22 23 45 34 1 15 12 1.3 23 2
Away 13 8 315 19 21 40 30 1 13 17 0.8 12 6
Neutral 7 6 215 10 20 30 21 1 9 11 0.8 9 5
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Wins 27 19 737 45 55 100 71 3 33 35 0.9 39 12
Losses 5 4 113 6 9 15 14 - 4 5 0.8 5 1
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November 7 5 170 13 16 29 24 1 5 11 0.5 6 4
December 6 1 73 7 5 12 8 - 3 1 3.0 6 0
January 8 7 258 16 19 35 20 - 13 13 1.0 19 5
February 6 6 193 10 10 20 19 1 10 7 1.4 6 0
March 5 4 156 5 14 19 14 1 6 8 0.8 7 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 32 23 26.6 2.4 3.0 5.4 4.0 0.1 1.7 1.9 0.9 2.1 0.6
Conference 18 15 27.9 2.6 2.5 5.1 3.7 0.1 1.9 1.7 1.1 2.1 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 9 26.7 2.8 2.9 5.6 4.3 0.1 1.9 1.5 1.3 2.9 0.3
Away 13 8 24.2 2.4 2.7 5.1 3.8 0.1 1.7 2.2 0.8 1.5 0.8
Neutral 7 6 30.7 1.9 3.7 5.6 3.9 0.2 1.7 2.0 0.8 1.7 0.9
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Wins 27 19 27.3 2.4 3.0 5.4 3.9 0.2 1.8 1.9 0.9 2.1 0.7
Losses 5 4 22.6 2.1 3.2 5.3 5.0 0.0 1.4 1.8 0.8 1.8 0.4
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November 7 5 24.3 3.1 3.8 6.8 5.6 0.2 1.2 2.6 0.5 1.4 0.9
December 6 1 12.2 3.8 2.7 6.6 4.4 0.0 1.6 0.5 3.0 3.3 0.0
January 8 7 32.3 2.5 2.9 5.4 3.1 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 2.9 0.8
February 6 6 32.2 2.1 2.1 4.1 3.9 0.2 2.1 1.5 1.4 1.2 0.0
March 5 4 31.2 1.3 3.6 4.9 3.6 0.3 1.5 2.1 0.8 1.8 1.0