23 Dakota Pierce
23 Dakota Pierce
Height: 6-3
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, Calif.
High School: Thousand Oaks
Position: G
Major: Aerospace Engineering
gp 17
pts/g 4.6
fg % 44.4
3pt % 47.8
ft % 55.0
reb/g 2.1
a/g 1.8

2017-18: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Appeared in 17 games with three starts, averaging 4.9 points and 2.2 rebounds to go along with 1.2 assists per game... Had a season-high 11 points in a home win over Wheaton on 2/3... Had nine points and a season-high five assists at Coast Guard... Posted 10 points behind 7-for-12 free throw shooting in an NCAA First Round win over Brockport.

2016-17: CoSIDA Academic All-District... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Appeared in 26 games with 20 starts... Averaged 9.6 points and 3.4 rebounds per game while adding 55 assists and 29 steals... Shot 44.2 percent from the field and 34 percent from three... Posted 12 double-digit scoring games, including a pair of 23-point efforts vs. WPI and Springfield... Was a perfect 10-for-10 at the free throw line vs. WPI on 1/7... Had a season-high nine assists at Emerson on 1/21.

Off the Court at MIT: Majoring in aerospace engineering with a minor in Mandarin Chinese... Head assistant to the Mission President of Singapore and Malaysia... Interned with NASA JPL Robotic Systems, Estimation and Control (347E)... Conducted experiments for the MARS 2020 rover's atmosphere mapping instruments, in addition to UV reflector technology for future lunar exploration using high altitude balloons as the platform... MIT Space Systems Lab (SSL) Lab Researcher.

High School: Class valedictorian... Three-year varsity letter winner at Thousand Oaks High School... Team MVP... All-Marmonte League... All-Ventura County... All-CIF Southern Section... Four-year Scholar-Athlete... County Scholar-Athlete of the Year... Two-time CIF Southern Section semifinalist... Church Youth Group president... Eagle Scout... Contemporary Festival Piano Gold Medalist... State Certificate of Merit Level 9 Pianist.

Recent Games
Jan 5 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 69-54
Jan 9 at Emerson College L, 84-65
Jan 12 Wheaton College W, 84-69
Jan 16 Springfield College W, 77-59
Jan 19 Babson College W, 94-90
Jan 23 at Clark University W, 87-66
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 7
Games started 7 6
Minutes 322 166
Minutes per game 18.9 23.7
FG 28-63 13-31
FG Pct 44.4 41.9
3PT 11-23 7-14
3PT Pct 47.8 50.0
FT 11-20 6-11
FT Pct 55.0 54.5
Off rebounds 11 6
Def rebounds 24 12
Total rebounds 35 18
Rebounds per game 2.1 2.6
Personal fouls 20 8
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 30 8
Turnovers 15 8
Assist to turnover ratio 2.0 1.0
Steals 30 18
Blocks 4 2
Points 78 39
Points per game 4.6 5.6
Points per 40 min 9.7 9.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 6 at Harvard University L, 78-66 - 5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 15 Endicott College L, 90-73 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Eastern Nazarene College W, 86-55 - 24 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 4
Nov 20 Tufts University W, 98-92 - 26 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 4
Nov 24 at Keene State College W, 96-76 - 25 3-5 60.0 2-2 100.0 1-2 50.0 9
Nov 29 Pine Manor W, 97-54 - 25 4-6 66.7 0-2 0.0 3-3 100.0 11
Dec 1 Lasell College W, 96-64 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 4 at UMass Dartmouth W, 86-64 - 13 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Dec 6 at Salem State University W, 86-55 1 23 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Dec 8 Fitchburg St. W, 89-55 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 10 at Rhode Island College W, 89-70 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 13 at Bridgewater State University W, 84-64 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 2 WPI W, 74-44 - 24 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 5 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 69-54 1 38 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 2
Jan 9 at Emerson College L, 84-65 1 20 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 12 Wheaton College W, 84-69 1 21 4-7 57.1 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 11
Jan 16 Springfield College W, 77-59 1 25 4-8 50.0 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 12
Jan 19 Babson College W, 94-90 1 29 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 23 at Clark University W, 87-66 1 9 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 1-3 33.3 6
Jan 26 Emerson College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Babson College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Wheaton College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 U.S. Coast Guard Academy   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Springfield College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Clark University   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at WPI   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at NEWMAC Tournament - First Round   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at NEWMAC Tournament - Semifinals   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at NEWMAC Tournament - Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at NCAA First Round   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 6 at Harvard University L, 78-66 - 5 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 15 Endicott College L, 90-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Eastern Nazarene College W, 86-55 - 24 3 1 4 6 0 - 1 0 2 -
Nov 20 Tufts University W, 98-92 - 26 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 2 1 1 -
Nov 24 at Keene State College W, 96-76 - 25 2 1 3 5 1 5.0 2 0 4 0
Nov 29 Pine Manor W, 97-54 - 25 0 4 4 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 0
Dec 1 Lasell College W, 96-64 - 7 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 0 0 0
Dec 4 at UMass Dartmouth W, 86-64 - 13 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 6 at Salem State University W, 86-55 1 23 0 3 3 3 0 - 2 1 2 -
Dec 8 Fitchburg St. W, 89-55 - 9 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 10 at Rhode Island College W, 89-70 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 13 at Bridgewater State University W, 84-64 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 2 WPI W, 74-44 - 24 1 5 6 1 1 1.0 5 0 2 0
Jan 5 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 69-54 1 38 3 3 6 1 1 1.0 6 0 2 0
Jan 9 at Emerson College L, 84-65 1 20 0 0 0 1 3 0.3 4 1 2 -
Jan 12 Wheaton College W, 84-69 1 21 1 1 2 3 1 3.0 2 0 0 0
Jan 16 Springfield College W, 77-59 1 25 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 0
Jan 19 Babson College W, 94-90 1 29 0 2 2 1 0 - 1 1 0 -
Jan 23 at Clark University W, 87-66 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 26 Emerson College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Babson College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Wheaton College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 U.S. Coast Guard Academy   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Springfield College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Clark University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at WPI   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at NEWMAC Tournament - First Round   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at NEWMAC Tournament - Semifinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at NEWMAC Tournament - Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at NCAA First Round   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 27 10 14.1 1.4-3.8 35.9 0.8-2.4 34.4 0.5-0.9 56.5 4.0
2016-17 26 20 27.2 3.3-7.6 44.2 1.3-3.7 34.0 1.7-2.5 66.2 9.6
2017-18 17 3 19.3 1.4-4.1 32.9 0.6-2.3 25.6 1.6-2.4 67.5 4.9
2018-19 17 7 18.9 1.6-3.7 44.4 0.6-1.4 47.8 0.6-1.2 55.0 4.6
Total 87 40 20.0 2.0-5.0 40.4 0.9-2.6 34.1 1.1-1.7 63.5 6.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 27 10 381 37-103 35.9 22-64 34.4 13-23 56.5 109
2016-17 26 20 707 87-197 44.2 33-97 34.0 43-65 66.2 250
2017-18 17 3 328 23-70 32.9 10-39 25.6 27-40 67.5 83
2018-19 17 7 322 28-63 44.4 11-23 47.8 11-20 55.0 78
Total 87 40 1738 175-433 40.4 76-223 34.1 94-148 63.5 520
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 27 10 14.1 3.9-10.8 35.9 2.3-6.7 34.4 1.4-2.4 56.5 11.4
2016-17 26 20 27.2 4.9-11.1 44.2 1.9-5.5 34.0 2.4-3.7 66.2 14.1
2017-18 17 3 19.3 2.8-8.5 32.9 1.2-4.8 25.6 3.3-4.9 67.5 10.1
2018-19 17 7 18.9 3.5-7.8 44.4 1.4-2.9 47.8 1.4-2.5 55.0 9.7
Total 87 40 20.0 4.0-10.0 40.4 1.7-5.1 34.1 2.2-3.4 63.5 12.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 27 10 14.1 0.5 1.1 1.6 1.1 0.0 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.4 0.1
2016-17 26 20 27.2 1.2 2.2 3.4 1.7 0.0 2.1 1.9 1.1 1.1 0.0
2017-18 17 3 19.3 0.5 1.7 2.2 1.7 0.0 1.2 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.1
2018-19 17 7 18.9 0.6 1.4 2.1 1.2 0.0 1.8 0.9 2.0 1.8 0.2
Total 87 40 20.0 0.7 1.6 2.3 1.4 0.0 1.4 1.1 1.2 0.9 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 27 10 381 14 29 43 31 0 18 19 0.9 10 2
2016-17 26 20 707 31 57 88 44 0 55 50 1.1 29 0
2017-18 17 3 328 9 29 38 29 0 21 16 1.3 12 2
2018-19 17 7 322 11 24 35 20 0 30 15 2.0 30 4
Total 87 40 1738 65 139 204 124 0 124 100 1.2 81 8
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 27 10 14.1 1.5 3.0 4.5 3.3 0.0 1.9 2.0 0.9 1.0 0.2
2016-17 26 20 27.2 1.8 3.2 5.0 2.5 0.0 3.1 2.8 1.1 1.6 0.0
2017-18 17 3 19.3 1.1 3.5 4.6 3.5 0.0 2.6 2.0 1.3 1.5 0.2
2018-19 17 7 18.9 1.4 3.0 4.3 2.5 0.0 3.7 1.9 2.0 3.7 0.5
Total 87 40 20.0 1.5 3.2 4.7 2.9 0.0 2.9 2.3 1.2 1.9 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 7 18.9 1.6-3.7 44.4 0.6-1.4 47.8 0.6-1.2 55.0 4.6
Conference 7 6 23.7 1.9-4.4 41.9 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.9-1.6 54.5 5.6
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-2.0 50.0 3.0
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Home 8 3 20.8 2.0-4.1 48.5 0.8-1.5 50.0 0.5-0.9 57.1 5.3
Away 9 4 17.3 1.3-3.3 40.0 0.6-1.2 45.5 0.8-1.4 53.8 4.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 16 6 18.9 1.7-3.6 46.6 0.7-1.4 50.0 0.6-1.1 50.0 4.6
Losses 1 1 20.0 1.0-5.0 20.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 4.0
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November 4 - 25.0 2.5-5.0 50.0 0.8-1.5 50.0 1.2-2.2 55.6 7.0
December 6 1 9.3 0.8-2.0 41.7 0.2-0.5 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.8
January 7 6 23.7 1.9-4.4 41.9 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.9-1.6 54.5 5.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 7 322 28-63 44.4 11-23 47.8 11-20 55.0 78
Conference 7 6 166 13-31 41.9 7-14 50.0 6-11 54.5 39
Exhibition 1 - 5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
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Home 8 3 166 16-33 48.5 6-12 50.0 4-7 57.1 42
Away 9 4 156 12-30 40.0 5-11 45.5 7-13 53.8 36
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 16 6 302 27-58 46.6 11-22 50.0 9-18 50.0 74
Losses 1 1 20 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
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November 4 - 100 10-20 50.0 3-6 50.0 5-9 55.6 28
December 6 1 56 5-12 41.7 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 11
January 7 6 166 13-31 41.9 7-14 50.0 6-11 54.5 39
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 7 18.9 3.5-7.8 44.4 1.4-2.9 47.8 1.4-2.5 55.0 9.7
Conference 7 6 23.7 3.1-7.5 41.9 1.7-3.4 50.0 1.4-2.7 54.5 9.4
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 8.0-8.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 8.0-16.0 50.0 24.0
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Home 8 3 20.8 3.9-8.0 48.5 1.4-2.9 50.0 1.0-1.7 57.1 10.1
Away 9 4 17.3 3.1-7.7 40.0 1.3-2.8 45.5 1.8-3.3 53.8 9.2
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 16 6 18.9 3.6-7.7 46.6 1.5-2.9 50.0 1.2-2.4 50.0 9.8
Losses 1 1 20.0 2.0-10.0 20.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 4.0-4.0 100.0 8.0
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November 4 - 25.0 4.0-8.0 50.0 1.2-2.4 50.0 2.0-3.6 55.6 11.2
December 6 1 9.3 3.6-8.6 41.7 0.7-2.1 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 7.9
January 7 6 23.7 3.1-7.5 41.9 1.7-3.4 50.0 1.4-2.7 54.5 9.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 7 18.9 0.6 1.4 2.1 1.2 0.0 1.8 0.9 2.0 1.8 0.2
Conference 7 6 23.7 0.9 1.7 2.6 1.1 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 2.6 0.3
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
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Home 8 3 20.8 0.4 1.9 2.3 1.0 0.0 1.8 1.3 1.4 1.8 0.3
Away 9 4 17.3 0.9 1.0 1.9 1.3 0.0 1.8 0.6 3.2 1.8 0.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 6 18.9 0.7 1.5 2.2 1.1 0.0 1.8 0.8 2.4 1.6 0.2
Losses 1 1 20.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 - 1.0 3.0 0.3 4.0 1.0
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November 4 - 25.0 1.3 2.0 3.3 2.0 0.0 4.5 1.0 4.5 1.5 0.3
December 6 1 9.3 0.0 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.5 1.3 1.0 0.2
January 7 6 23.7 0.9 1.7 2.6 1.1 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 2.6 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 7 322 11 24 35 20 0 30 15 2.0 30 4
Conference 7 6 166 6 12 18 8 0 8 8 1.0 18 2
Exhibition 1 - 5 0 1 1 1 - 0 0 - 0 0
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Home 8 3 166 3 15 18 8 0 14 10 1.4 14 2
Away 9 4 156 8 9 17 12 0 16 5 3.2 16 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 6 302 11 24 35 18 0 29 12 2.4 26 3
Losses 1 1 20 0 0 0 2 - 1 3 0.3 4 1
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November 4 - 100 5 8 13 8 0 18 4 4.5 6 1
December 6 1 56 0 4 4 4 0 4 3 1.3 6 1
January 7 6 166 6 12 18 8 0 8 8 1.0 18 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 17 7 18.9 1.4 3.0 4.3 2.5 0.0 3.7 1.9 2.0 3.7 0.5
Conference 7 6 23.7 1.4 2.9 4.3 1.9 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.0 4.3 0.5
Exhibition 1 - 5.0 0.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
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Home 8 3 20.8 0.7 3.6 4.3 1.9 0.0 3.4 2.4 1.4 3.4 0.5
Away 9 4 17.3 2.1 2.3 4.4 3.1 0.0 4.1 1.3 3.2 4.1 0.5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 6 18.9 1.5 3.2 4.6 2.4 0.0 3.8 1.6 2.4 3.4 0.4
Losses 1 1 20.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 0.0 2.0 6.0 0.3 8.0 2.0
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November 4 - 25.0 2.0 3.2 5.2 3.2 0.0 7.2 1.6 4.5 2.4 0.4
December 6 1 9.3 0.0 2.9 2.9 2.9 0.0 2.9 2.1 1.3 4.3 0.7
January 7 6 23.7 1.4 2.9 4.3 1.9 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.0 4.3 0.5