0 Kyle Lofton
0 Kyle Lofton
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hillside, N.J.
High School: Union Catholic
Position: G
Major: Sociology
Previous School: Putnam Science Academy
gp 16
pts/g 14.8
fg % 44.6
3pt % 23.1
ft % 80.3
reb/g 3.1
a/g 5.4

HONORS
Big 4 Player of the Week - Jan. 5, 2021; Jan. 19, 2021
NABC All-District First Team - 2019-20
Atlantic 10 First Team - 2019-20
Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team - 2018-19
Atlantic 10 All-Tournament Team - 2019
Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week - Feb. 18, 2019; Jan. 28, 2019
Boca Beach Classic All-Tournament Team - 2019

As A Junior (2020-21) | Game-by-Game Stats

  • Matched a career-high with 11 assists, also hauling in a career-best eight rebounds, in a win over Saint Joseph's (1/6)
  • Drilled the game-winning shot with less than three seconds to play, a three-pointer from the top of the key, to send the Bonnies past preseason A-10 favorite Richmond on the road as part of a 16-point effort (1/2)
  • Poured in 17 points with five assists in a victory over Akron (12/15)

As A Sophomore (2019-20) | Game-by-Game Stats

  • Earned First Team All-Conference and All-District honors after leading the team in scoring (14.1 ppg) with an Atlantic 10-best 6.0 assists per game while leading the nation in minutes played at 38.4
  • Started all 31 games at point guard and scored in double figures 25 times
  • Shot 45 percent from the floor including 41 percent from long range in A-10 games
  • Handed out 186 total assists, ranking third in program single season history
  • Poured in 21 points with seven assists in a win at Duquesne (2/8)
  • Delivered 17 points and seven assists in a victory over George Mason (2/1)
  • Matched career-high with 32 points on 15 made field goals, adding eight assists at Buffalo (12/30)
  • Became first SBU player to hand out double digit assists in three straight games since 2003
  • First two career double-doubles in back-to-back games - vs. Gannon (14 points, 11 assists) and vs. Niagara (12 points, 11 assists) 
  • Finished with 14 points and drilled the clinching three-pointer in Boca Beach Classic Championship Game win at FAU (12/2)
  • Posted 18 points vs. Canisius (11/23)

As A Freshman (2018-19) | Game-by-Game Stats

  • Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
  • Was named to the A-10 All-Tournament Team after he averaged 16.3 points, 2.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists over three games in the Championship
  • Was twice named the A-10 Rookie of the Week (Jan. 26 and Feb. 17)
  • Ranked 14th in the A-10 in scoring at 14.4 points per game
  • Ranked eighth in the A-10 in assists (3.7 per game), ninth in steals (1.4), fifth in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.0), sixth in free throw percentage (.838) and second in minutes played (37.4)
  • Scored in double figures in 27 of 34 games with eight games of 20-plus points
  • Missed only 19 free throws in 117 attempts
  • Shot .330 (38-115) from three-point range
  • His 127 assists were only 16 shy of Shandue McNeill’s freshman team record
  • Scored 23 points with five assists in A-10 semifinal win over Rhode Island 3/18/19
  • In quarterfinal win over George Mason, scored 20 points and also handed out five assists
  • Scored a season-high 32 points, going 7-8 from three-point range, in win over George Mason 2/17/19
  • In his college debut, scored 18 points and had four assists in OT loss to Bucknell 11/7/18
  • Scored 13 points and handed out a season-high nine assists in win over Canisius 11/28/18
  • His 18 points against La Salle 2/20/19 included the game-winning shot on a pull-up jumper with four seconds left in regulation
  • Scored 23 points at Vermont 12/18/18

Prep School
Helped Putnam Science Academy win the first national prep championship in school history as the team's point guard ... in the title game, a 74-66 overtime win over Northfield Mount Hermon, he had 10 points, four assists and four steals ...  the Mustangs finished the 2017-18 season with a record of 38-4, including a school record 24-game win streak ... led Putnam in minutes and averaged 10 points, six assists and three rebounds per game ... made 48 percent of his shots overall and 40 percent from behind the three-point line ... was coached by Tom Espinosa ... was ranked third in the state of Connecticut by New England Recruiting Report in the spring of 2018, which also named him one of 10 players in its 2017-18 All-New England first team.

High School
Attended Union Catholic (N.J.) High School, graduating in 2017 … his senior season, averaged 13 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game as Union finished 17-11, falling in the second round of the state playoffs … three of his Union teammates went on to Division I schools – Jordan Pierce (Dayton), Isaiah Still (Iona) and George Pappas (Monmouth) … was coached by Jim Regan.

Major:
Sociology
Family: 
Parents Kim and Calvin Lofton; he is the youngest of four children with brothers Calvin Jr., Zarah and Ashton … his father is a teacher and Rec Center leader and his mother is a counselor
AAU Teams: The Firm
Noteworthy: Is a fan of Carmelo Anthony, the Baltimore Ravens and Ray Lewis … pre-game ritual is eating Swedish fish … long-term career interest is sports medicine and athletic training

Recent Games
Feb 12 at VCU L, 67-64
Feb 14 at UMass
Feb 18 at George Mason
Feb 21 Davidson W, 69-58
Feb 24 at Davidson W, 56-53
Feb 26 George Washington W, 88-41
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 14
Games started 16 14
Minutes 609 536
Minutes per game 38.1 38.3
FG 82-184 71-162
FG Pct 44.6 43.8
3PT 12-52 11-45
3PT Pct 23.1 24.4
FT 61-76 51-63
FT Pct 80.3 81.0
Off rebounds 9 9
Def rebounds 40 32
Total rebounds 49 41
Rebounds per game 3.1 2.9
Personal fouls 37 32
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 87 73
Turnovers 42 37
Assist to turnover ratio 2.1 2.0
Steals 23 22
Blocks 0 0
Points 237 204
Points per game 14.8 14.6
Points per 40 min 15.6 15.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Dec 12 St. Francis (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. Akron W, 81-74 1 39 5-10 50.0 0-3 0.0 7-8 87.5 17
Dec 19 Hofstra W, 77-69 1 34 6-12 50.0 1-4 25.0 3-5 60.0 16
Dec 22 Buffalo   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Rhode Island L, 63-57 1 39 6-12 50.0 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 13
Jan 2 at rv Richmond W, 69-66 1 37 5-9 55.6 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 16
Jan 6 Saint Joseph's W, 83-57 1 40 0-7 0.0 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Jan 9 George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Fordham W, 68-54 1 34 6-14 42.9 1-6 16.7 1-1 100.0 14
Jan 15 Duquesne W, 62-48 1 40 8-16 50.0 0-4 0.0 12-14 85.7 28
Jan 20 VCU W, 70-54 1 40 4-9 44.4 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 12
Jan 23 at Duquesne W, 65-61 1 35 6-14 42.9 0-3 0.0 5-7 71.4 17
Jan 30 George Mason W, 84-67 1 40 8-12 66.7 0-3 0.0 4-6 66.7 20
Feb 3 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at Saint Louis L, 70-59 1 40 6-17 35.3 0-2 0.0 5-5 100.0 17
Feb 9 La Salle W, 86-73 1 40 5-8 62.5 3-3 100.0 5-6 83.3 18
Feb 12 at VCU L, 67-64 1 38 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-5 40.0 8
Feb 14 at UMass   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Davidson W, 69-58 1 40 6-13 46.2 3-5 60.0 3-3 100.0 18
Feb 24 at Davidson W, 56-53 1 40 3-13 23.1 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Feb 26 George Washington W, 88-41 1 33 5-12 41.7 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 12
Mar 1 Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Atlantic 10 Second Round   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 vs. Atlantic 10 Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 vs. Atlantic 10 Semifinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Championship Game   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Dec 12 St. Francis (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. Akron W, 81-74 1 39 0 4 4 5 4 1.3 1 0 3 0
Dec 19 Hofstra W, 77-69 1 34 0 4 4 9 1 9.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 22 Buffalo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Rhode Island L, 63-57 1 39 1 1 2 1 6 0.2 4 0 4 0
Jan 2 at rv Richmond W, 69-66 1 37 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 1 0 4 -
Jan 6 Saint Joseph's W, 83-57 1 40 1 7 8 11 2 5.5 1 0 0 0
Jan 9 George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Fordham W, 68-54 1 34 1 1 2 6 4 1.5 0 0 3 0
Jan 15 Duquesne W, 62-48 1 40 0 2 2 2 3 0.7 1 0 2 0
Jan 20 VCU W, 70-54 1 40 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 2 0 2 0
Jan 23 at Duquesne W, 65-61 1 35 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 30 George Mason W, 84-67 1 40 2 2 4 5 3 1.7 0 0 2 0
Feb 3 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at Saint Louis L, 70-59 1 40 1 4 5 5 2 2.5 5 0 4 0
Feb 9 La Salle W, 86-73 1 40 0 1 1 8 2 4.0 2 0 2 0
Feb 12 at VCU L, 67-64 1 38 1 2 3 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 14 at UMass   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Davidson W, 69-58 1 40 2 2 4 6 3 2.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 24 at Davidson W, 56-53 1 40 0 3 3 5 2 2.5 2 0 0 0
Feb 26 George Washington W, 88-41 1 33 0 2 2 10 0 - 2 0 0 0
Mar 1 Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Atlantic 10 Second Round   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 vs. Atlantic 10 Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 vs. Atlantic 10 Semifinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Championship Game   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 34 34 37.4 5.2-11.8 44.1 1.1-3.4 33.0 2.9-3.4 83.8 14.4
2019-20 31 31 38.4 5.1-12.2 42.2 1.2-3.5 33.6 2.7-3.3 80.6 14.1
2020-21 16 16 38.1 5.1-11.5 44.6 0.8-3.2 23.1 3.8-4.8 80.3 14.8
Total 81 81 37.9 5.2-11.9 43.5 1.1-3.4 31.4 3.0-3.7 81.8 14.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 34 34 1273 177-401 44.1 38-115 33.0 98-117 83.8 490
2019-20 31 31 1189 159-377 42.2 37-110 33.6 83-103 80.6 438
2020-21 16 16 609 82-184 44.6 12-52 23.1 61-76 80.3 237
Total 81 81 3071 418-962 43.5 87-277 31.4 242-296 81.8 1165
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 34 34 37.4 5.6-12.6 44.1 1.2-3.6 33.0 3.1-3.7 83.8 15.4
2019-20 31 31 38.4 5.3-12.7 42.2 1.2-3.7 33.6 2.8-3.5 80.6 14.7
2020-21 16 16 38.1 5.4-12.1 44.6 0.8-3.4 23.1 4.0-5.0 80.3 15.6
Total 81 81 37.9 5.4-12.5 43.5 1.1-3.6 31.4 3.2-3.9 81.8 15.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 34 34 37.4 0.9 1.6 2.5 2.1 0.1 3.7 1.9 2.0 1.4 0.1
2019-20 31 31 38.4 0.6 2.0 2.6 1.9 0.0 6.0 2.6 2.3 1.4 0.1
2020-21 16 16 38.1 0.6 2.5 3.1 2.3 0.0 5.4 2.6 2.1 1.4 0.0
Total 81 81 37.9 0.7 1.9 2.7 2.1 0.0 4.9 2.3 2.2 1.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 34 34 1273 30 55 85 72 2 127 64 2.0 48 2
2019-20 31 31 1189 19 62 81 60 1 186 80 2.3 44 4
2020-21 16 16 609 9 40 49 37 0 87 42 2.1 23 0
Total 81 81 3071 58 157 215 169 3 400 186 2.2 115 6
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 34 34 37.4 0.9 1.7 2.7 2.3 0.1 4.0 2.0 2.0 1.5 0.1
2019-20 31 31 38.4 0.6 2.1 2.7 2.0 0.0 6.3 2.7 2.3 1.5 0.1
2020-21 16 16 38.1 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.4 0.0 5.7 2.8 2.1 1.5 0.0
Total 81 81 37.9 0.8 2.0 2.8 2.2 0.0 5.2 2.4 2.2 1.5 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 16 16 38.1 5.1-11.5 44.6 0.8-3.2 23.1 3.8-4.8 80.3 14.8
Conference 14 14 38.3 5.1-11.6 43.8 0.8-3.2 24.4 3.6-4.5 81.0 14.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 8 38.4 5.2-11.1 47.2 1.1-3.6 31.0 4.4-5.4 81.4 16.0
Away 7 7 37.6 5.0-12.1 41.2 0.4-2.9 15.0 2.7-3.6 76.0 13.1
Neutral 1 1 39.0 5.0-10.0 50.0 0.0-3.0 0.0 7.0-8.0 87.5 17.0
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Wins 13 13 37.8 5.2-11.5 45.0 0.9-3.6 25.5 4.1-5.0 81.5 15.3
Losses 3 3 39.0 5.0-11.7 42.9 0.0-1.7 0.0 2.7-3.7 72.7 12.7
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December 3 3 37.3 5.7-11.3 50.0 0.3-3.0 11.1 3.7-4.7 78.6 15.3
January 7 7 38.0 5.3-11.6 45.7 0.3-3.3 8.7 5.0-6.1 81.4 15.9
February 6 6 38.5 4.7-11.5 40.6 1.5-3.3 45.0 2.5-3.2 78.9 13.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 16 16 609 82-184 44.6 12-52 23.1 61-76 80.3 237
Conference 14 14 536 71-162 43.8 11-45 24.4 51-63 81.0 204
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 8 8 307 42-89 47.2 9-29 31.0 35-43 81.4 128
Away 7 7 263 35-85 41.2 3-20 15.0 19-25 76.0 92
Neutral 1 1 39 5-10 50.0 0-3 0.0 7-8 87.5 17
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Wins 13 13 492 67-149 45.0 12-47 25.5 53-65 81.5 199
Losses 3 3 117 15-35 42.9 0-5 0.0 8-11 72.7 38
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December 3 3 112 17-34 50.0 1-9 11.1 11-14 78.6 46
January 7 7 266 37-81 45.7 2-23 8.7 35-43 81.4 111
February 6 6 231 28-69 40.6 9-20 45.0 15-19 78.9 80
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 16 16 38.1 5.4-12.1 44.6 0.8-3.4 23.1 4.0-5.0 80.3 15.6
Conference 14 14 38.3 5.3-12.1 43.8 0.8-3.4 24.4 3.8-4.7 81.0 15.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 8 38.4 5.5-11.6 47.2 1.2-3.8 31.0 4.6-5.6 81.4 16.7
Away 7 7 37.6 5.3-12.9 41.2 0.5-3.0 15.0 2.9-3.8 76.0 14.0
Neutral 1 1 39.0 5.1-10.3 50.0 0.0-3.1 0.0 7.2-8.2 87.5 17.4
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Wins 13 13 37.8 5.4-12.1 45.0 1.0-3.8 25.5 4.3-5.3 81.5 16.2
Losses 3 3 39.0 5.1-12.0 42.9 0.0-1.7 0.0 2.7-3.8 72.7 13.0
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December 3 3 37.3 6.1-12.1 50.0 0.4-3.2 11.1 3.9-5.0 78.6 16.4
January 7 7 38.0 5.6-12.2 45.7 0.3-3.5 8.7 5.3-6.5 81.4 16.7
February 6 6 38.5 4.8-11.9 40.6 1.6-3.5 45.0 2.6-3.3 78.9 13.9
  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 38.1 0.6 2.5 3.1 2.3 0.0 5.4 2.6 2.1 1.4 0.0
Conference 14 14 38.3 0.6 2.3 2.9 2.3 0.0 5.2 2.6 2.0 1.6 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 38.4 0.6 2.8 3.4 1.6 0.0 6.8 2.1 3.2 1.0 0.0
Away 7 7 37.6 0.6 2.0 2.6 3.0 0.0 4.0 3.0 1.3 2.0 0.0
Neutral 1 1 39.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 3.0 0.0 5.0 4.0 1.3 1.0 0.0
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Wins 13 13 37.8 0.5 2.5 3.0 2.0 0.0 6.0 2.4 2.5 1.0 0.0
Losses 3 3 39.0 1.0 2.3 3.3 3.7 0.0 3.0 3.7 0.8 3.3 0.0
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December 3 3 37.3 0.3 3.0 3.3 3.0 0.0 5.0 3.7 1.4 1.7 0.0
January 7 7 38.0 0.6 2.4 3.0 2.3 0.0 5.0 2.7 1.8 0.9 0.0
February 6 6 38.5 0.7 2.3 3.0 2.0 0.0 6.2 2.0 3.1 2.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 16 16 609 9 40 49 37 0 87 42 2.1 23 0
Conference 14 14 536 9 32 41 32 0 73 37 2.0 22 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 307 5 22 27 13 0 54 17 3.2 8 0
Away 7 7 263 4 14 18 21 0 28 21 1.3 14 0
Neutral 1 1 39 0 4 4 3 0 5 4 1.3 1 0
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Wins 13 13 492 6 33 39 26 0 78 31 2.5 13 0
Losses 3 3 117 3 7 10 11 0 9 11 0.8 10 0
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December 3 3 112 1 9 10 9 0 15 11 1.4 5 0
January 7 7 266 4 17 21 16 0 35 19 1.8 6 0
February 6 6 231 4 14 18 12 0 37 12 3.1 12 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 16 16 38.1 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.4 0.0 5.7 2.8 2.1 1.5 0.0
Conference 14 14 38.3 0.7 2.4 3.1 2.4 0.0 5.4 2.8 2.0 1.6 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 38.4 0.7 2.9 3.5 1.7 0.0 7.0 2.2 3.2 1.0 0.0
Away 7 7 37.6 0.6 2.1 2.7 3.2 0.0 4.3 3.2 1.3 2.1 0.0
Neutral 1 1 39.0 0.0 4.1 4.1 3.1 0.0 5.1 4.1 1.3 1.0 0.0
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Wins 13 13 37.8 0.5 2.7 3.2 2.1 0.0 6.3 2.5 2.5 1.1 0.0
Losses 3 3 39.0 1.0 2.4 3.4 3.8 0.0 3.1 3.8 0.8 3.4 0.0
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December 3 3 37.3 0.4 3.2 3.6 3.2 0.0 5.4 3.9 1.4 1.8 0.0
January 7 7 38.0 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.4 0.0 5.3 2.9 1.8 0.9 0.0
February 6 6 38.5 0.7 2.4 3.1 2.1 0.0 6.4 2.1 3.1 2.1 0.0