3 Marcus Posley
3 Marcus Posley
Height: 6-1
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: Rockford, Ill.
High School: Rockford Auburn
Previous College: Indian Hills C.C. / Ball State
Position: G
gp 31
pts/g 16.7
fg % 38.2
3pt % 32.2
ft % 78.3
reb/g 2.9
a/g 2.1

Career Statistics

As A Junior (2014-15)
Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference third team after he tied for fourth in the A-10 in scoring at 16.7 points per game ... reached the 20-point mark 11 times, the third-most of any A-10 player ... finished fourth in the A-10 in three-point field goals per game (2.5), 10th in free throw percentage (.783), 15th in steals (1.2 per game) and third in minutes played (35.9 per game) ... scored in double figures in 26 of 31 games ... his 76 three-pointers are the seventh-best single-season total in program history ... was named national Player of the Week and the A-10 Player of the Week after game-winning, buzzer-beating shots at Davidson (Feb. 4) and against 18th-ranked VCU (Feb. 7) ... both shots made ESPN's SportsCenter and the shot to beat VCU was one of ESPN's Top 10 plays of the day ... had one of the best shooting nights ever by a St. Bonaventure player at Duquesne Jan. 22 when he scored 36 points, the most by anyone in an A-10 game in 2014-15, including an incredible 12 over the final 2:35 when he led the Bonnies back from an 11-point deficit ... his three-pointer with six seconds left forced overtime, and he went 8-11 from three-point range, tying the school record ... his 36 points are the second-most ever scored by a Bona player against an A-10 opponent ... scored 29 points against Duquesne at the Reilly Center Feb. 28 ... scored 26 points against Dayton in the A-10 Tournament.

VIDEO: Posley's heroics at Duquesne and his buzzer-beaters vs. Davidson and VCU

At Indian Hills C.C. (2013-14)
Played in all 35 games and averaged 13.5 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.2 assists in just under 18 minutes per outing … led Indian Hills to a No. 1 ranking in the National Junior College Athletic Association Div. I poll and a spot the national championship game … Indian Hills finished 34-3 on the season … Posley shot 44 percent from the field overall, including 38 percent from three-point range … his 91 three-pointers for the season ranked 16th-best in NJCAA Div. I … made 72 percent of his free throws … scored a season-high 30 points in a win over Three Rivers … scored in double figures 24 times, including six games of 20 points or more … nailed the game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer to beat Northwest Florida on Nov. 30.

At Ball State  (2012-13)
Played in 30 games and earned eight starts … averaged 6.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game … scored in double figures eight times with a season high of 20 points in a win over South Dakota … shot 33 percent from the field, including 28 percent (32-113) from three-point range … scored 15 points in wins over Western Michigan and Southeast Missouri ... handed out a career-high eight assists Feb. 23 at Southeast Missouri, matching the most by a Ball State player all season …scored 12 points and handed out six assists without a turnover in his collegiate debut Nov. 11 against Grambling.

High School: Was a three-year letterwinner at Winnebago High School for coach Joe Murphy … earned Illinois High School Association All-State honors as a junior as he averaged 19.4 points per game and 4.5 assists per contest … named to the All-Northern Illinois Conference and All-Area teams as a junior … transferred to Rockford Auburn High School for his senior season, but he was unable to play there due to state rules … played AAU basketball for Pryme Tyme and coach Anthony Cornell, leading his team to the Orlando Super Showcase championship and to the Best Buy Summer Classic championship in Minneapolis.

Major:
International Studies with a double minor in business administration and management
Family:
parents Shannon and Marc Posley and two brothers, Jevaun and Jacoby
Other Sports Played Beside Basketball: A standout track athlete in high school, he finished third in the 200-meter dash at the Illinois boys track state final as a junior ... played club soccer until his senior year of high school and football (he was a running back and punter) through his freshman year of high school.
Noteworthy: Was a high school teammate of Wichita State guard Fred Van Vleet ... his brother Jevaun plays basketball at Sauk Valley (Ill.) Community College.

Recent Games
Feb 25 at George Washington L, 69-46
Feb 28 Duquesne W, 92-75
Mar 4 at Saint Louis W, 64-48
Mar 7 Fordham W, 66-52
Mar 12 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 60-49
Mar 13 vs. Dayton L, 75-71
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 18
Games started 29 16
Minutes 1114 673
Minutes per game 35.9 37.4
FG 170-445 93-258
FG Pct 38.2 36.0
3PT 76-236 41-136
3PT Pct 32.2 30.1
FT 101-129 56-74
FT Pct 78.3 75.7
Off rebounds 14 7
Def rebounds 77 44
Total rebounds 91 51
Rebounds per game 2.9 2.8
Personal fouls 71 44
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 66 38
Turnovers 64 39
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.0
Steals 38 20
Blocks 1 0
Points 517 283
Points per game 16.7 15.7
Points per 40 min 18.6 16.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Mansfield W, 86-45 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Dartmouth W, 77-57 1 27 7-16 43.8 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 16
Nov 19 Siena L, 73-70 1 34 6-17 35.3 4-9 44.4 6-8 75.0 22
Nov 22 Canisius W, 59-53 1 34 5-14 35.7 4-11 36.4 6-7 85.7 20
Nov 25 Jackson St. W, 79-71 1 34 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 9-11 81.8 14
Nov 29 at Niagara W, 74-59 1 29 2-9 22.2 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 6
Dec 3 Buffalo W, 72-63 1 22 4-10 40.0 2-6 33.3 2-4 50.0 12
Dec 6 at Ohio W, 80-70 1 34 8-17 47.1 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 20
Dec 13 at Pittsburgh L, 58-54 1 37 6-13 46.2 3-8 37.5 2-2 100.0 17
Dec 20 at Binghamton W, 69-51 1 39 7-17 41.2 4-12 33.3 2-3 66.7 20
Dec 22 Md.-East. Shore L, 82-80 1 37 9-19 47.4 4-9 44.4 4-4 100.0 26
Dec 30 at Delaware L, 82-77 1 36 9-19 47.4 3-8 37.5 1-1 100.0 22
Jan 3 at UMass W, 69-55 1 40 4-10 40.0 2-5 40.0 6-8 75.0 16
Jan 8 Dayton L, 78-61 1 39 5-10 50.0 1-6 16.7 6-6 100.0 17
Jan 11 at Richmond L, 60-41 1 30 3-12 25.0 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 14 George Mason W, 75-55 1 36 7-19 36.8 5-13 38.5 3-4 75.0 22
Jan 18 Saint Joseph's W, 70-61 1 40 8-18 44.4 5-10 50.0 2-2 100.0 23
Jan 22 at Duquesne W, 100-97 1 44 12-20 60.0 8-11 72.7 4-5 80.0 36
Jan 25 at Rhode Island L, 53-48 1 40 3-12 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 31 La Salle L, 66-56 - 32 2-12 16.7 0-7 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 4 at Davidson W, 62-61 1 38 6-12 50.0 3-7 42.9 4-8 50.0 19
Feb 7 VCU W, 73-71 1 39 5-18 27.8 4-10 40.0 1-2 50.0 15
Feb 11 UMass L, 55-53 1 37 4-16 25.0 1-10 10.0 4-6 66.7 13
Feb 14 at Dayton L, 75-61 1 40 5-18 27.8 0-7 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 18 Richmond L, 71-56 1 31 4-13 30.8 1-8 12.5 0-0 - 9
Feb 21 at Saint Joseph's W, 70-60 1 42 6-17 35.3 2-9 22.2 2-4 50.0 16
Feb 25 at George Washington L, 69-46 1 38 4-13 30.8 0-6 0.0 4-5 80.0 12
Feb 28 Duquesne W, 92-75 1 39 8-14 57.1 6-9 66.7 7-8 87.5 29
Mar 4 at Saint Louis W, 64-48 1 35 3-12 25.0 2-6 33.3 2-4 50.0 10
Mar 7 Fordham W, 66-52 - 33 4-12 33.3 1-5 20.0 9-10 90.0 18
Mar 12 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 60-49 1 39 5-14 35.7 1-7 14.3 2-2 100.0 13
Mar 13 vs. Dayton L, 75-71 1 39 7-16 43.8 2-6 33.3 10-10 100.0 26
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Mansfield W, 86-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Dartmouth W, 77-57 1 27 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 0
Nov 19 Siena L, 73-70 1 34 2 5 7 4 1 4.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 22 Canisius W, 59-53 1 34 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 2 0 2 0
Nov 25 Jackson St. W, 79-71 1 34 1 1 2 1 3 0.3 0 0 4 0
Nov 29 at Niagara W, 74-59 1 29 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 2 0 3 0
Dec 3 Buffalo W, 72-63 1 22 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 3 0
Dec 6 at Ohio W, 80-70 1 34 0 3 3 1 0 - 1 0 0 0
Dec 13 at Pittsburgh L, 58-54 1 37 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 2 1 1 0
Dec 20 at Binghamton W, 69-51 1 39 0 2 2 3 4 0.8 4 0 1 -
Dec 22 Md.-East. Shore L, 82-80 1 37 0 3 3 2 0 - 2 0 0 0
Dec 30 at Delaware L, 82-77 1 36 3 2 5 1 1 1.0 3 0 3 -
Jan 3 at UMass W, 69-55 1 40 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 3 0 2 -
Jan 8 Dayton L, 78-61 1 39 0 2 2 1 3 0.3 3 0 3 0
Jan 11 at Richmond L, 60-41 1 30 0 0 0 1 4 0.3 0 0 0 -
Jan 14 George Mason W, 75-55 1 36 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 0
Jan 18 Saint Joseph's W, 70-61 1 40 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 22 at Duquesne W, 100-97 1 44 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 25 at Rhode Island L, 53-48 1 40 0 2 2 1 3 0.3 1 0 4 -
Jan 31 La Salle L, 66-56 - 32 0 0 0 2 0 - 0 0 4 0
Feb 4 at Davidson W, 62-61 1 38 2 5 7 2 4 0.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 7 VCU W, 73-71 1 39 1 5 6 2 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 11 UMass L, 55-53 1 37 1 5 6 3 2 1.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 14 at Dayton L, 75-61 1 40 0 3 3 2 3 0.7 2 0 3 -
Feb 18 Richmond L, 71-56 1 31 1 4 5 1 3 0.3 0 0 3 -
Feb 21 at Saint Joseph's W, 70-60 1 42 0 2 2 2 5 0.4 5 0 4 -
Feb 25 at George Washington L, 69-46 1 38 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 0 4 -
Feb 28 Duquesne W, 92-75 1 39 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 0 0 0 0
Mar 4 at Saint Louis W, 64-48 1 35 1 4 5 5 3 1.7 2 0 4 -
Mar 7 Fordham W, 66-52 - 33 0 2 2 3 2 1.5 2 0 1 0
Mar 12 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 60-49 1 39 0 4 4 6 6 1.0 0 0 2 -
Mar 13 vs. Dayton L, 75-71 1 39 0 2 2 4 4 1.0 0 0 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 31 29 35.9 5.5-14.4 38.2 2.5-7.6 32.2 3.3-4.2 78.3 16.7
2015-16 31 31 37.2 6.4-15.2 41.8 2.6-7.4 36.0 4.3-5.3 80.6 19.6
Total 62 60 36.6 5.9-14.8 40.1 2.5-7.5 34.1 3.8-4.7 79.6 18.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 31 29 1114 170-445 38.2 76-236 32.2 101-129 78.3 517
2015-16 31 31 1154 197-471 41.8 82-228 36.0 133-165 80.6 609
Total 62 60 2268 367-916 40.1 158-464 34.1 234-294 79.6 1126
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 31 29 35.9 6.1-16.0 38.2 2.7-8.5 32.2 3.6-4.6 78.3 18.6
2015-16 31 31 37.2 6.8-16.3 41.8 2.8-7.9 36.0 4.6-5.7 80.6 21.1
Total 62 60 36.6 6.5-16.2 40.1 2.8-8.2 34.1 4.1-5.2 79.6 19.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 31 29 35.9 0.5 2.5 2.9 2.3 0.0 2.1 2.1 1.0 1.2 0.0
2015-16 31 31 37.2 0.7 2.7 3.4 2.5 0.0 3.6 2.4 1.5 1.3 0.1
Total 62 60 36.6 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.4 0.0 2.9 2.2 1.3 1.2 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 31 29 1114 14 77 91 71 0 66 64 1.0 38 1
2015-16 31 31 1154 21 85 106 76 1 113 75 1.5 39 3
Total 62 60 2268 35 162 197 147 1 179 139 1.3 77 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 31 29 35.9 0.5 2.8 3.3 2.5 0.0 2.4 2.3 1.0 1.4 0.0
2015-16 31 31 37.2 0.7 2.9 3.7 2.6 0.0 3.9 2.6 1.5 1.4 0.1
Total 62 60 36.6 0.6 2.9 3.5 2.6 0.0 3.2 2.5 1.3 1.4 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 29 35.9 5.5-14.4 38.2 2.5-7.6 32.2 3.3-4.2 78.3 16.7
Conference 18 16 37.4 5.2-14.3 36.0 2.3-7.6 30.1 3.1-4.1 75.7 15.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 15 13 34.3 5.3-14.3 37.4 2.7-8.3 33.1 3.9-4.9 80.8 17.3
Away 14 14 37.3 5.6-14.4 38.8 2.3-7.1 32.3 2.1-3.1 68.2 15.6
Neutral 2 2 39.0 6.0-15.0 40.0 1.5-6.5 23.1 6.0-6.0 100.0 19.5
-
Wins 18 17 35.8 5.7-14.2 40.4 3.2-8.1 39.3 3.4-4.7 72.9 18.1
Losses 13 12 36.2 5.2-14.6 35.3 1.5-7.0 20.9 3.0-3.4 88.6 14.8
-
November 5 5 31.6 4.4-12.4 35.5 2.4-7.2 33.3 4.4-5.8 75.9 15.6
December 6 6 34.2 7.2-15.8 45.3 3.3-8.5 39.2 1.8-2.3 78.6 19.5
January 8 7 37.6 5.5-14.1 38.9 2.6-7.4 35.6 2.6-3.1 84.0 16.3
February 8 8 38.0 5.2-15.1 34.7 2.1-8.2 25.8 3.0-4.4 68.6 15.6
March 4 3 36.5 4.8-13.5 35.2 1.5-6.0 25.0 5.8-6.5 88.5 16.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 29 1114 170-445 38.2 76-236 32.2 101-129 78.3 517
Conference 18 16 673 93-258 36.0 41-136 30.1 56-74 75.7 283
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
-
Home 15 13 514 80-214 37.4 41-124 33.1 59-73 80.8 260
Away 14 14 522 78-201 38.8 32-99 32.3 30-44 68.2 218
Neutral 2 2 78 12-30 40.0 3-13 23.1 12-12 100.0 39
-
Wins 18 17 644 103-255 40.4 57-145 39.3 62-85 72.9 325
Losses 13 12 470 67-190 35.3 19-91 20.9 39-44 88.6 192
-
November 5 5 158 22-62 35.5 12-36 33.3 22-29 75.9 78
December 6 6 205 43-95 45.3 20-51 39.2 11-14 78.6 117
January 8 7 301 44-113 38.9 21-59 35.6 21-25 84.0 130
February 8 8 304 42-121 34.7 17-66 25.8 24-35 68.6 125
March 4 3 146 19-54 35.2 6-24 25.0 23-26 88.5 67
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 29 35.9 6.1-16.0 38.2 2.7-8.5 32.2 3.6-4.6 78.3 18.6
Conference 18 16 37.4 5.5-15.3 36.0 2.4-8.1 30.1 3.3-4.4 75.7 16.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 15 13 34.3 6.2-16.7 37.4 3.2-9.6 33.1 4.6-5.7 80.8 20.2
Away 14 14 37.3 6.0-15.4 38.8 2.5-7.6 32.3 2.3-3.4 68.2 16.7
Neutral 2 2 39.0 6.2-15.4 40.0 1.5-6.7 23.1 6.2-6.2 100.0 20.0
-
Wins 18 17 35.8 6.4-15.8 40.4 3.5-9.0 39.3 3.9-5.3 72.9 20.2
Losses 13 12 36.2 5.7-16.2 35.3 1.6-7.7 20.9 3.3-3.7 88.6 16.3
-
November 5 5 31.6 5.6-15.7 35.5 3.0-9.1 33.3 5.6-7.3 75.9 19.7
December 6 6 34.2 8.4-18.5 45.3 3.9-10.0 39.2 2.1-2.7 78.6 22.8
January 8 7 37.6 5.8-15.0 38.9 2.8-7.8 35.6 2.8-3.3 84.0 17.3
February 8 8 38.0 5.5-15.9 34.7 2.2-8.7 25.8 3.2-4.6 68.6 16.4
March 4 3 36.5 5.2-14.8 35.2 1.6-6.6 25.0 6.3-7.1 88.5 18.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 31 29 35.9 0.5 2.5 2.9 2.3 0.0 2.1 2.1 1.0 1.2 0.0
Conference 18 16 37.4 0.4 2.4 2.8 2.4 0.0 2.1 2.2 1.0 1.1 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 15 13 34.3 0.4 2.5 2.9 2.1 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.5 0.9 0.0
Away 14 14 37.3 0.6 2.4 2.9 2.4 0.0 1.7 2.4 0.7 1.8 0.1
Neutral 2 2 39.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 2.5 - 5.0 5.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
-
Wins 18 17 35.8 0.4 2.6 2.9 2.1 0.0 2.2 2.1 1.1 1.3 0.0
Losses 13 12 36.2 0.5 2.4 2.9 2.5 0.0 2.0 2.1 1.0 1.1 0.1
-
November 5 5 31.6 0.8 3.0 3.8 2.8 0.0 1.8 1.6 1.1 1.2 0.0
December 6 6 34.2 0.5 2.0 2.5 1.3 0.0 1.5 1.2 1.3 2.0 0.2
January 8 7 37.6 0.1 1.3 1.4 2.5 0.0 1.3 1.9 0.7 1.0 0.0
February 8 8 38.0 0.6 3.5 4.1 2.4 0.0 2.5 2.4 1.1 1.0 0.0
March 4 3 36.5 0.3 3.0 3.3 2.5 0.0 4.5 3.8 1.2 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 29 1114 14 77 91 71 0 66 64 1.0 38 1
Conference 18 16 673 7 44 51 44 0 38 39 1.0 20 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 15 13 514 6 38 44 32 0 32 21 1.5 13 0
Away 14 14 522 8 33 41 34 0 24 33 0.7 25 1
Neutral 2 2 78 0 6 6 5 - 10 10 1.0 0 0
-
Wins 18 17 644 7 46 53 38 0 40 37 1.1 24 0
Losses 13 12 470 7 31 38 33 0 26 27 1.0 14 1
-
November 5 5 158 4 15 19 14 0 9 8 1.1 6 0
December 6 6 205 3 12 15 8 0 9 7 1.3 12 1
January 8 7 301 1 10 11 20 0 10 15 0.7 8 0
February 8 8 304 5 28 33 19 0 20 19 1.1 8 0
March 4 3 146 1 12 13 10 0 18 15 1.2 4 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 31 29 35.9 0.5 2.8 3.3 2.5 0.0 2.4 2.3 1.0 1.4 0.0
Conference 18 16 37.4 0.4 2.6 3.0 2.6 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.0 1.2 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 15 13 34.3 0.5 3.0 3.4 2.5 0.0 2.5 1.6 1.5 1.0 0.0
Away 14 14 37.3 0.6 2.5 3.1 2.6 0.0 1.8 2.5 0.7 1.9 0.1
Neutral 2 2 39.0 0.0 3.1 3.1 2.6 0.0 5.1 5.1 1.0 0.0 0.0
-
Wins 18 17 35.8 0.4 2.9 3.3 2.4 0.0 2.5 2.3 1.1 1.5 0.0
Losses 13 12 36.2 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.8 0.0 2.2 2.3 1.0 1.2 0.1
-
November 5 5 31.6 1.0 3.8 4.8 3.5 0.0 2.3 2.0 1.1 1.5 0.0
December 6 6 34.2 0.6 2.3 2.9 1.6 0.0 1.8 1.4 1.3 2.3 0.2
January 8 7 37.6 0.1 1.3 1.5 2.7 0.0 1.3 2.0 0.7 1.1 0.0
February 8 8 38.0 0.7 3.7 4.3 2.5 0.0 2.6 2.5 1.1 1.1 0.0
March 4 3 36.5 0.3 3.3 3.6 2.7 0.0 4.9 4.1 1.2 1.1 0.0