3 Jirah Ards
3 Jirah Ards
Height: 5-6
Year: So.
Hometown: Eufaula, AL
High School: Eufaula
Position: PG
Major: Business
gp 8
pts/g 8.6
fg % 48.9
3pt % 35.7
ft % 75.0
reb/g 3.4
a/g 3.6

AS A FRESHMAN (2017-2018)
HONORS: SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll ... played 30 games and made 20 starts, averaging 28.0 minutes per game ... averaged 5.9 points, 1.9 assists, 3.7 rebounds, and 1.9 steals per game ... scored 14 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in the season-opening 77-63 victory against Shorter (11/10/17) ... in her first collegiate start, scored a career-high 18 points in a 70-61 win against Lewis (12/16/17). 

HIGH SCHOOL
Was a first team 5A all-state selection as a senior ... scored more than 1,000 career points in high school ... averaged 22.0 points, seven steals and five rebounds per game as a senior ... was a Dothan Eagle Super 12 selection ... helped lead her squad to a 5A South runner-up title ... four-year varsity captain in basketball, also competed in volleyball and track & field ... finished fourth in the 400-meters at the state track and field meet as a senior.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Nathaniel Ards Jr. and Melinda Thomas-Ards ... has one brother, Malachi ... cousin, Brandon Thomas, played college basketball at UMass.

Recent Games
Mar 6 Barry W, 89-71
Mar 9 vs. Nova Southeastern W, 80-77
Mar 10 vs. Eckerd W, 61-60
Mar 15 Lane W, 89-57
Mar 16 Tampa W, 76-65
Mar 18 Nova Southeastern L, 84-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 8 2
Games started 7 2
Minutes 214 68
Minutes per game 26.8 34.0
FG 23-47 8-12
FG Pct 48.9 66.7
3PT 5-14 2-3
3PT Pct 35.7 66.7
FT 18-24 6-8
FT Pct 75.0 75.0
Off rebounds 6 0
Def rebounds 21 10
Total rebounds 27 10
Rebounds per game 3.4 5.0
Personal fouls 11 3
Disqualifications - -
Assists 29 8
Turnovers 9 1
Assist to turnover ratio 3.2 8.0
Steals 20 5
Blocks 0 0
Points 69 24
Points per game 8.6 12.0
Points per 40 min 12.9 14.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 vs. Lee W, 70-64 1 24 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 7
Nov 10 vs. Shorter W, 81-45 1 22 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 10
Nov 19 Puerto Rico-Mayaguez W, 116-48 1 23 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 23 vs. Le Moyne L, 74-67 1 34 5-10 50.0 1-2 50.0 5-6 83.3 16
Nov 24 vs. Daemen W, 96-55 1 24 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Nov 28 Tampa W, 55-48 1 36 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 4-6 66.7 13
Dec 5 Embry-Riddle W, 75-59 1 32 4-5 80.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 11
Dec 13 Bluefield State W, 93-41 - 19 2-5 40.0 0-3 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Dec 17 Saginaw Valley State W, 91-65 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 Cedarville W, 73-42 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 at Nova Southeastern W, 79-72 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Florida Tech W, 67-62 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Lynn W, 91-59 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 76-46 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Barry W, 101-72 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Eckerd W, 60-56 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Rollins W, 78-61 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Saint Leo W, 68-34 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Tampa W, 59-44 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Nova Southeastern W, 88-62 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Florida Tech W, 72-56 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Embry-Riddle L, 83-75 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Palm Beach Atlantic L, 65-64 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Lynn W, 68-54 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Eckerd W, 69-56 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Barry W, 85-60 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Saint Leo W, 76-55 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Rollins W, 72-60 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Barry W, 89-71 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Nova Southeastern W, 80-77 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Eckerd W, 61-60 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Lane W, 89-57 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 Tampa W, 76-65 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Nova Southeastern L, 84-63 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 vs. Lee W, 70-64 1 24 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 5 0 2 -
Nov 10 vs. Shorter W, 81-45 1 22 1 2 3 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 -
Nov 19 Puerto Rico-Mayaguez W, 116-48 1 23 2 2 4 7 2 3.5 2 0 1 -
Nov 23 vs. Le Moyne L, 74-67 1 34 0 1 1 4 1 4.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 24 vs. Daemen W, 96-55 1 24 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 4 0 2 -
Nov 28 Tampa W, 55-48 1 36 0 8 8 3 1 3.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 5 Embry-Riddle W, 75-59 1 32 0 2 2 5 0 - 3 0 2 -
Dec 13 Bluefield State W, 93-41 - 19 0 1 1 4 0 - 2 0 0 -
Dec 17 Saginaw Valley State W, 91-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 Cedarville W, 73-42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 at Nova Southeastern W, 79-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Florida Tech W, 67-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Lynn W, 91-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 76-46 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Barry W, 101-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Eckerd W, 60-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Rollins W, 78-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Saint Leo W, 68-34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Tampa W, 59-44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Nova Southeastern W, 88-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Florida Tech W, 72-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Embry-Riddle L, 83-75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Palm Beach Atlantic L, 65-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Lynn W, 68-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Eckerd W, 69-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Barry W, 85-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Saint Leo W, 76-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Rollins W, 72-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Barry W, 89-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Nova Southeastern W, 80-77 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Eckerd W, 61-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Lane W, 89-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 Tampa W, 76-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Nova Southeastern L, 84-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 30 20 28.0 2.0-5.6 35.7 0.6-2.4 25.4 1.3-2.3 55.9 5.9
2018-19 8 7 26.8 2.9-5.9 48.9 0.6-1.8 35.7 2.2-3.0 75.0 8.6
2019-20 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 38 27 27.7 2.2-5.7 38.6 0.6-2.2 27.1 1.5-2.4 60.9 6.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 30 20 840 60-168 35.7 18-71 25.4 38-68 55.9 176
2018-19 8 7 214 23-47 48.9 5-14 35.7 18-24 75.0 69
2019-20 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 38 27 1054 83-215 38.6 23-85 27.1 56-92 60.9 245
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 30 20 28.0 2.9-8.0 35.7 0.9-3.4 25.4 1.8-3.2 55.9 8.4
2018-19 8 7 26.8 4.3-8.8 48.9 0.9-2.6 35.7 3.4-4.5 75.0 12.9
2019-20 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 38 27 27.7 3.1-8.2 38.6 0.9-3.2 27.1 2.1-3.5 60.9 9.3
  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 30 20 28.0 0.9 2.8 3.7 1.7 0.1 1.9 1.4 1.3 1.9 0.1
2018-19 8 7 26.8 0.8 2.6 3.4 1.4 - 3.6 1.1 3.2 2.5 0.0
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 38 27 27.7 0.8 2.8 3.6 1.7 0.1 2.3 1.4 1.7 2.1 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 30 20 840 26 85 111 52 2 57 43 1.3 58 4
2018-19 8 7 214 6 21 27 11 - 29 9 3.2 20 0
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 38 27 1054 32 106 138 63 2 86 52 1.7 78 4
  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 30 20 28.0 1.2 4.0 5.3 2.5 0.1 2.7 2.0 1.3 2.8 0.2
2018-19 8 7 26.8 1.1 3.9 5.0 2.1 0.0 5.4 1.7 3.2 3.7 0.0
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 38 27 27.7 1.2 4.0 5.2 2.4 0.1 3.3 2.0 1.7 3.0 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 8 7 26.8 2.9-5.9 48.9 0.6-1.8 35.7 2.2-3.0 75.0 8.6
Conference 2 2 34.0 4.0-6.0 66.7 1.0-1.5 66.7 3.0-4.0 75.0 12.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 4 3 27.5 2.8-5.5 50.0 0.5-1.8 28.6 2.2-2.8 81.8 8.3
Away - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Neutral 4 4 26.0 3.0-6.2 48.0 0.8-1.8 42.9 2.2-3.2 69.2 9.0
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Wins 7 6 25.7 2.6-5.3 48.6 0.6-1.7 33.3 1.9-2.6 72.2 7.6
Losses 1 1 34.0 5.0-10.0 50.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 5.0-6.0 83.3 16.0
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November 6 6 27.2 2.8-6.2 45.9 0.7-1.7 40.0 2.5-3.5 71.4 8.8
December 2 1 25.5 3.0-5.0 60.0 0.5-2.0 25.0 1.5-1.5 100.0 8.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 8 7 214 23-47 48.9 5-14 35.7 18-24 75.0 69
Conference 2 2 68 8-12 66.7 2-3 66.7 6-8 75.0 24
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 4 3 110 11-22 50.0 2-7 28.6 9-11 81.8 33
Away - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Neutral 4 4 104 12-25 48.0 3-7 42.9 9-13 69.2 36
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Wins 7 6 180 18-37 48.6 4-12 33.3 13-18 72.2 53
Losses 1 1 34 5-10 50.0 1-2 50.0 5-6 83.3 16
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November 6 6 163 17-37 45.9 4-10 40.0 15-21 71.4 53
December 2 1 51 6-10 60.0 1-4 25.0 3-3 100.0 16
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 8 7 26.8 4.3-8.8 48.9 0.9-2.6 35.7 3.4-4.5 75.0 12.9
Conference 2 2 34.0 4.7-7.1 66.7 1.2-1.8 66.7 3.5-4.7 75.0 14.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 4 3 27.5 4.0-8.0 50.0 0.7-2.5 28.6 3.3-4.0 81.8 12.0
Away - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Neutral 4 4 26.0 4.6-9.6 48.0 1.2-2.7 42.9 3.5-5.0 69.2 13.8
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Wins 7 6 25.7 4.0-8.2 48.6 0.9-2.7 33.3 2.9-4.0 72.2 11.8
Losses 1 1 34.0 5.9-11.8 50.0 1.2-2.4 50.0 5.9-7.1 83.3 18.8
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November 6 6 27.2 4.2-9.1 45.9 1.0-2.5 40.0 3.7-5.2 71.4 13.0
December 2 1 25.5 4.7-7.8 60.0 0.8-3.1 25.0 2.4-2.4 100.0 12.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 8 7 26.8 0.8 2.6 3.4 1.4 - 3.6 1.1 3.2 2.5 0.0
Conference 2 2 34.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 1.5 - 4.0 0.5 8.0 2.5 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 3 27.5 0.5 3.3 3.8 1.0 - 4.8 0.8 6.3 2.3 0.0
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 4 4 26.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.8 - 2.5 1.5 1.7 2.8 0.0
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Wins 7 6 25.7 0.9 2.9 3.7 1.3 - 3.6 1.1 3.1 2.7 0.0
Losses 1 1 34.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 - 4.0 1.0 4.0 1.0 0.0
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November 6 6 27.2 1.0 3.0 4.0 1.5 - 3.3 1.5 2.2 2.5 0.0
December 2 1 25.5 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.0 - 4.5 0.0 - 2.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 8 7 214 6 21 27 11 - 29 9 3.2 20 0
Conference 2 2 68 0 10 10 3 - 8 1 8.0 5 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 4 3 110 2 13 15 4 - 19 3 6.3 9 0
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 4 4 104 4 8 12 7 - 10 6 1.7 11 0
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Wins 7 6 180 6 20 26 9 - 25 8 3.1 19 0
Losses 1 1 34 0 1 1 2 - 4 1 4.0 1 0
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November 6 6 163 6 18 24 9 - 20 9 2.2 15 0
December 2 1 51 0 3 3 2 - 9 0 - 5 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 8 7 26.8 1.1 3.9 5.0 2.1 0.0 5.4 1.7 3.2 3.7 0.0
Conference 2 2 34.0 0.0 5.9 5.9 1.8 0.0 4.7 0.6 8.0 2.9 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 4 3 27.5 0.7 4.7 5.5 1.5 0.0 6.9 1.1 6.3 3.3 0.0
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 4 4 26.0 1.5 3.1 4.6 2.7 0.0 3.8 2.3 1.7 4.2 0.0
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Wins 7 6 25.7 1.3 4.4 5.8 2.0 0.0 5.6 1.8 3.1 4.2 0.0
Losses 1 1 34.0 0.0 1.2 1.2 2.4 0.0 4.7 1.2 4.0 1.2 0.0
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November 6 6 27.2 1.5 4.4 5.9 2.2 0.0 4.9 2.2 2.2 3.7 0.0
December 2 1 25.5 0.0 2.4 2.4 1.6 0.0 7.1 0.0 - 3.9 0.0