15 Ben Marello
15 Ben Marello
Height: 6-6
Weight: 210
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Port Orange, FL
High School: Port Orange
Previous College: Henderson State
Position: F
Major: Communications
gp 16
pts/g 8.9
fg % 39.7
3pt % 24.1
ft % 72.2
reb/g 3.8
a/g 1.4

AS A JUNIOR (2017-2018)
Played in 29 games and made 26 starts ... started 15 of the final 16 games of the season ... averaged 9.2 points, 2.7 rebounds and two assists per game ... shot 51.2 percent from the floor ... scored in double figures 10 times, including a season-high 23 at Nova Southeastern (12/2/17) ... also had 20 points in an upset of No. 19 Southern New Hampshire (12/30/17) and 22 at Rollins (1/13/18).

AT HENDERSON STATE (2015-17)
Played in 54 games and made 27 starts as a freshman and sophomore ... averaged 8.9 points and 3.9 rebounds per game at Henderson State ... also dished out 48 assists, recorded 40 steals and had 19 blocks in two seasons ... shot 46.1 percent from the floor ... as a sophomore scored in double figure a whopping 17 times, including a stretch of a stretch of nine-straight games with at least 10 points ... scored a career-high 21 points in the season finale against East Central.

HIGH SCHOOL
Was an all-area and all-district selection at Father Lopez ... averaged 16 points and eight rebounds per game during his high school career ... totaled 54 blocks, shot 51.0 percent from the field and was a 77.0 percent shooter from the foul line ... played AAU basketball for the Central Florida Titans and averaged 18.1 points and 10.4 rebounds per game while shooting 68.0 percent from the field.

PERSONAL
Son of John Marello and Mary Panaggio ... has six siblings ... comes from an basketball family ... uncles, Dan and Mike Panaggio, each played at SUNY-Brockport ... Dan was a head coach with the Quad City Thunder of the CBA, the head coach of the Shanghai Sharks in China, and served as an assistant coach for the NBA's Phoenix Suns and Portland Trailblazer, and was a scout for the Los Angeles Lakers ... a third uncle, Jim Panaggio, played at Providence ... grandfather, Mauro Panaggio was a legendary coach at SUNY-Brockport and in the CBA, winning two league championships ... has two cousins, Michael and Matt Panaggio, who played college basketball ... Michael played at Lander, Matt at Henderson State.

Recent Games
Dec 29 at No. 5 Nova Southeastern L, 117-95
Jan 2 at Florida Tech L, 77-59
Jan 5 Lynn W, 88-84
Jan 9 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 86-72
Jan 12 at Barry W, 79-65
Jan 16 Eckerd W, 82-69
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 8
Games started 16 8
Minutes 412 203
Minutes per game 25.8 25.4
FG 48-121 24-54
FG Pct 39.7 44.4
3PT 7-29 2-11
3PT Pct 24.1 18.2
FT 39-54 20-30
FT Pct 72.2 66.7
Off rebounds 13 5
Def rebounds 47 24
Total rebounds 60 29
Rebounds per game 3.8 3.6
Personal fouls 30 16
Disqualifications - -
Assists 22 6
Turnovers 23 13
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 0.5
Steals 11 2
Blocks 5 3
Points 142 70
Points per game 8.9 8.8
Points per 40 min 13.8 13.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 30 at Florida L, 95-70 1 21 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Nov 9 West Alabama W, 76-68 1 19 3-12 25.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 10 Delta State W, 79-74 1 30 4-8 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 9
Nov 17 at Southern New Hampshire W, 80-74 1 29 6-14 42.9 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 14
Nov 23 Merrimack W, 90-84 1 25 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 8-9 88.9 14
Nov 24 Stonehill L, 89-79 1 22 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Nov 28 Tampa W, 74-67 1 23 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 7
Dec 5 Embry-Riddle W, 81-70 1 22 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Dec 15 Lindenwood W, 99-91 1 34 5-8 62.5 2-4 50.0 4-5 80.0 16
Dec 18 Cedarville W, 64-61 1 29 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Dec 19 Bloomfield W, 69-58 1 21 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Dec 29 at No. 5 Nova Southeastern L, 117-95 1 20 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 2 at Florida Tech L, 77-59 1 13 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 5 Lynn W, 88-84 1 39 2-9 22.2 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 9 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 86-72 1 35 4-9 44.4 1-2 50.0 9-12 75.0 18
Jan 12 at Barry W, 79-65 1 16 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 2
Jan 16 Eckerd W, 82-69 1 35 11-18 61.1 0-1 0.0 5-8 62.5 27
Jan 19 at Rollins   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Saint Leo   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Tampa   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Nova Southeastern   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Florida Tech   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Embry-Riddle   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Palm Beach Atlantic   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Lynn   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Eckerd   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Barry   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Saint Leo   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Rollins   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 30 at Florida L, 95-70 1 21 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 9 West Alabama W, 76-68 1 19 1 3 4 2 0 - 2 0 1 -
Nov 10 Delta State W, 79-74 1 30 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Nov 17 at Southern New Hampshire W, 80-74 1 29 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 1 1 3 -
Nov 23 Merrimack W, 90-84 1 25 2 5 7 6 2 3.0 2 0 1 -
Nov 24 Stonehill L, 89-79 1 22 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 28 Tampa W, 74-67 1 23 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 5 Embry-Riddle W, 81-70 1 22 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 15 Lindenwood W, 99-91 1 34 0 4 4 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 18 Cedarville W, 64-61 1 29 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 19 Bloomfield W, 69-58 1 21 2 3 5 2 2 1.0 1 1 2 -
Dec 29 at No. 5 Nova Southeastern L, 117-95 1 20 0 0 0 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 2 at Florida Tech L, 77-59 1 13 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 5 Lynn W, 88-84 1 39 1 8 9 1 3 0.3 0 2 3 -
Jan 9 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 86-72 1 35 1 2 3 2 0 - 1 1 0 -
Jan 12 at Barry W, 79-65 1 16 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 16 Eckerd W, 82-69 1 35 3 3 6 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 19 at Rollins   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Saint Leo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Tampa   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Nova Southeastern   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Florida Tech   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Embry-Riddle   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Palm Beach Atlantic   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Lynn   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Eckerd   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Barry   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Saint Leo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Rollins   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 29 16 24.0 3.7-7.1 51.2 0.5-1.8 28.8 1.4-2.2 63.5 9.2
2018-19 16 16 25.8 3.0-7.6 39.7 0.4-1.8 24.1 2.4-3.4 72.2 8.9
Total 45 32 24.6 3.4-7.3 47.0 0.5-1.8 27.2 1.8-2.6 67.5 9.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 29 16 695 106-207 51.2 15-52 28.8 40-63 63.5 267
2018-19 16 16 412 48-121 39.7 7-29 24.1 39-54 72.2 142
Total 45 32 1107 154-328 47.0 22-81 27.2 79-117 67.5 409
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 29 16 24.0 6.1-11.9 51.2 0.9-3.0 28.8 2.3-3.6 63.5 15.4
2018-19 16 16 25.8 4.7-11.7 39.7 0.7-2.8 24.1 3.8-5.2 72.2 13.8
Total 45 32 24.6 5.6-11.9 47.0 0.8-2.9 27.2 2.9-4.2 67.5 14.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 29 16 24.0 0.7 2.0 2.7 2.3 0.1 2.0 1.6 1.3 0.6 0.4
2018-19 16 16 25.8 0.8 2.9 3.8 1.9 - 1.4 1.4 1.0 0.7 0.3
Total 45 32 24.6 0.8 2.3 3.1 2.2 0.1 1.8 1.6 1.2 0.6 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 29 16 695 21 58 79 67 3 59 47 1.3 18 11
2018-19 16 16 412 13 47 60 30 - 22 23 1.0 11 5
Total 45 32 1107 34 105 139 97 3 81 70 1.2 29 16
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 29 16 24.0 1.2 3.3 4.5 3.9 0.2 3.4 2.7 1.3 1.0 0.6
2018-19 16 16 25.8 1.3 4.6 5.8 2.9 0.0 2.1 2.2 1.0 1.1 0.5
Total 45 32 24.6 1.2 3.8 5.0 3.5 0.1 2.9 2.5 1.2 1.0 0.6
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 16 16 25.8 3.0-7.6 39.7 0.4-1.8 24.1 2.4-3.4 72.2 8.9
Conference 8 8 25.4 3.0-6.8 44.4 0.2-1.4 18.2 2.5-3.8 66.7 8.8
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 3.0-4.0 75.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 7.0
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Home 11 11 27.2 3.1-8.1 38.2 0.4-1.9 19.0 2.5-3.5 73.7 9.1
Away 5 5 22.6 2.8-6.4 43.8 0.6-1.6 37.5 2.2-3.2 68.8 8.4
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 13 13 27.5 3.2-8.0 39.4 0.5-2.1 25.9 2.8-3.8 72.0 9.6
Losses 3 3 18.3 2.3-5.7 41.2 0.0-0.7 0.0 1.0-1.3 75.0 5.7
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November 6 6 24.7 3.5-9.0 38.9 0.7-2.2 30.8 2.3-2.8 82.4 10.0
December 5 5 25.2 1.8-5.6 32.1 0.4-2.0 20.0 1.8-2.6 69.2 5.8
January 5 5 27.6 3.6-7.8 46.2 0.2-1.2 16.7 3.2-4.8 66.7 10.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 16 16 412 48-121 39.7 7-29 24.1 39-54 72.2 142
Conference 8 8 203 24-54 44.4 2-11 18.2 20-30 66.7 70
Exhibition 1 1 21 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
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Home 11 11 299 34-89 38.2 4-21 19.0 28-38 73.7 100
Away 5 5 113 14-32 43.8 3-8 37.5 11-16 68.8 42
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 13 13 357 41-104 39.4 7-27 25.9 36-50 72.0 125
Losses 3 3 55 7-17 41.2 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 17
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November 6 6 148 21-54 38.9 4-13 30.8 14-17 82.4 60
December 5 5 126 9-28 32.1 2-10 20.0 9-13 69.2 29
January 5 5 138 18-39 46.2 1-6 16.7 16-24 66.7 53
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 16 16 25.8 4.7-11.7 39.7 0.7-2.8 24.1 3.8-5.2 72.2 13.8
Conference 8 8 25.4 4.7-10.6 44.4 0.4-2.2 18.2 3.9-5.9 66.7 13.8
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 5.7-7.6 75.0 1.9-3.8 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 13.3
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Home 11 11 27.2 4.5-11.9 38.2 0.5-2.8 19.0 3.7-5.1 73.7 13.4
Away 5 5 22.6 5.0-11.3 43.8 1.1-2.8 37.5 3.9-5.7 68.8 14.9
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 13 13 27.5 4.6-11.7 39.4 0.8-3.0 25.9 4.0-5.6 72.0 14.0
Losses 3 3 18.3 5.1-12.4 41.2 0.0-1.5 0.0 2.2-2.9 75.0 12.4
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November 6 6 24.7 5.7-14.6 38.9 1.1-3.5 30.8 3.8-4.6 82.4 16.2
December 5 5 25.2 2.9-8.9 32.1 0.6-3.2 20.0 2.9-4.1 69.2 9.2
January 5 5 27.6 5.2-11.3 46.2 0.3-1.7 16.7 4.6-7.0 66.7 15.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 16 16 25.8 0.8 2.9 3.8 1.9 - 1.4 1.4 1.0 0.7 0.3
Conference 8 8 25.4 0.6 3.0 3.6 2.0 - 0.8 1.6 0.5 0.3 0.4
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 11 27.2 1.0 3.6 4.6 1.9 - 1.5 1.3 1.1 0.8 0.3
Away 5 5 22.6 0.4 1.4 1.8 1.8 - 1.2 1.8 0.7 0.4 0.4
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 13 27.5 0.9 3.4 4.3 1.8 - 1.5 1.3 1.2 0.8 0.4
Losses 3 3 18.3 0.3 1.0 1.3 2.0 - 0.7 2.0 0.3 0.3 0.0
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November 6 6 24.7 0.8 3.0 3.8 1.7 - 1.8 1.5 1.2 1.2 0.2
December 5 5 25.2 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.0 - 1.6 1.2 1.3 0.6 0.2
January 5 5 27.6 1.0 3.2 4.2 2.0 - 0.6 1.6 0.4 0.2 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 16 16 412 13 47 60 30 - 22 23 1.0 11 5
Conference 8 8 203 5 24 29 16 - 6 13 0.5 2 3
Exhibition 1 1 21 0 0 0 3 - 0 1 0.0 0 0
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Home 11 11 299 11 40 51 21 - 16 14 1.1 9 3
Away 5 5 113 2 7 9 9 - 6 9 0.7 2 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 13 357 12 44 56 24 - 20 17 1.2 10 5
Losses 3 3 55 1 3 4 6 - 2 6 0.3 1 0
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November 6 6 148 5 18 23 10 - 11 9 1.2 7 1
December 5 5 126 3 13 16 10 - 8 6 1.3 3 1
January 5 5 138 5 16 21 10 - 3 8 0.4 1 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 16 16 25.8 1.3 4.6 5.8 2.9 0.0 2.1 2.2 1.0 1.1 0.5
Conference 8 8 25.4 1.0 4.7 5.7 3.2 0.0 1.2 2.6 0.5 0.4 0.6
Exhibition 1 1 21.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.7 0.0 0.0 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 11 27.2 1.5 5.4 6.8 2.8 0.0 2.1 1.9 1.1 1.2 0.4
Away 5 5 22.6 0.7 2.5 3.2 3.2 0.0 2.1 3.2 0.7 0.7 0.7
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 13 27.5 1.3 4.9 6.3 2.7 0.0 2.2 1.9 1.2 1.1 0.6
Losses 3 3 18.3 0.7 2.2 2.9 4.4 0.0 1.5 4.4 0.3 0.7 0.0
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November 6 6 24.7 1.4 4.9 6.2 2.7 0.0 3.0 2.4 1.2 1.9 0.3
December 5 5 25.2 1.0 4.1 5.1 3.2 0.0 2.5 1.9 1.3 1.0 0.3
January 5 5 27.6 1.4 4.6 6.1 2.9 0.0 0.9 2.3 0.4 0.3 0.9