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44 Kelsey Santagata
44 Kelsey Santagata
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stamford
High School: Stamford '14
Position: Forward
gp 26
pts/g 10.7
fg % 42.2
3pt % 25.0
ft % 61.7
reb/g 6.3
a/g 3.6

Transferred to Eastern in the fall of 2016 after playing basketball during the fall semester of 2014 at Keene State College... at Keene, appeared in eight games with four starts, averaging 17.8 minutes, 6.8 points and 2.6 rebounds... named NEWBA Rookie-of-the-Week Dec. 2, 2014 after scoring ten points and contributing three rebounds, two steals, two blocks and an assist in a 66-46 victroy over Trinity College... came off the bench to play 18 minutes and add six points and six rebounds in her first Little East Conference game, a 58-47 home win over UMass Boston Dec. 6 of that year... in her collegiate debut in a 79-48 loss to No. 4 Tufts at the Ramada Roundball Invitational hosted by the University of New England, played 25 minutes off the bench, scoring a team-high 16 points (7-of-12 FG, 2-of-2 FT) with three rebounds, two assists, steal and blocked shot en route to all-tournament recognition...

2017/18: Received her 2nd varsity letter, as a 2nd year member on the team...started in all 26 games, with three 3-pointers, averaging 10.7 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 3.57 assists... in LEC play, averaged 11.1 points, 6.4 rebounds, and 3.7 assists...season-highs (p-r-a-3s-b): 21-11-11-1-4...

2016/17: Among seven new players on roster, leading all newcomers in starts and minutes (26.4)... started 21 of the 25 games in which she appeared, missing three games late in the season due to injury... finished second on the team in scoring (10.6) and third in rebounding (6.8)... had five double-doubles, four coming in the first eight games of the season... equalled the most rebounds (15) by a player on the team in a game in the second game of the year -- a four-point win over New England College at the Gordon College Classic Nov. 18... in two games at the Gordon Classic, totalled 24 points and 28 rebounds... had 14 points and 11 rebounds in 22 minutes in an eight-point loss to SUNY Poly in the first round of the NCAA tournament March 3 at the University of Scranton...  season-highs (p-r-a-b-3s) 19-15-5-2-1... 

Career-highs (thru 17/18): 40 min., 21 pts., 15 rebs., 11 assists, 4 blocks, 5 steals, one 3-pointer...

High School: Played basketball for four years and lacrosse for two... in basketball, first-team all-conference and MVP of East-West Invitational All-Star Game... two-year basketball captain...

PERSONAL: Born Kelsey L. Santagata November 17, 1995…Parents: Robyn and Nick…Siblings:  Jessica…  Major: Psychology … Residence: Stamford, CT…

KELSEY...REVEALED

Who is the biggest influence in your life? My parents
What was your favorite vacation or day trip you ever took?
Jamaica in 2016
What is your favorite number?
21
If you were stranded on an Island who would be the two people you would want to be on the island with you?
My two dogs
What’s your favorite song or artist of all time?
Sam Smith
What is your favorite energy drink?
Coffee
Assign a letter grade to President Trump.
Giant F
What’s the best thing that ever happened to you?
Coming to Eastern
If you could be great at another sport what would it be?
Soccer
What made you start playing sports?
My best friend’s basketball practice in 4th grade
What is your favorite meal from the student center? Salad bar, duh
What’s your favorite part athletics at eastern?
Denise Bierly  
If you could switch places with any celebrate who would it be?
Beyonce
If you could change one thing about world political structure what would it be?
Donald Trump
If you could live in any other state or any other country where would it be?
North Carolina or Costa Rica 
In 15 years where do you see yourself? Somewhere on the beach
What type of Doritos do you like?
The purple bag
What is your biggest fear?
Snakes!!!
What has been your hardest class?
Neuro-psych
What’s one of the things on your bucket list?
Owning a pet monkey

 

Recent Games
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 60-42
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 78-62
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. L, 88-81
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 62-54
Feb 20 Western Conn. St. W, 85-76
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 76-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 14
Games started 26 14
Minutes 857 447
Minutes per game 33.0 31.9
FG 119-282 72-154
FG Pct 42.2 46.8
3PT 3-12 0-3
3PT Pct 25.0 0.0
FT 37-60 12-22
FT Pct 61.7 54.5
Off rebounds 23 8
Def rebounds 141 82
Total rebounds 164 90
Rebounds per game 6.3 6.4
Personal fouls 79 43
Disqualifications 3 1
Assists 93 52
Turnovers 71 38
Assist to turnover ratio 1.3 1.4
Steals 31 19
Blocks 18 7
Points 278 156
Points per game 10.7 11.1
Points per 40 min 13.0 14.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 18 Trinity (Conn.) L, 75-67 1 28 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 19 New Paltz L, 76-73 1 37 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 9-16 56.3 17
Nov 30 Amherst L, 72-54 1 34 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Dec 2 at Rhode Island Col. W, 59-42 1 30 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Dec 5 at Williams L, 66-55 1 31 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 7 Western New Eng. L, 67-65 1 36 5-13 38.5 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 9 Plymouth St. W, 75-56 1 32 8-11 72.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 16
Dec 17 vs. Millikin W, 77-69 1 37 7-14 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 16
Dec 18 vs. Wis.-Whitewater L, 68-47 1 35 4-9 44.4 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 9
Jan 3 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 69-66 1 38 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 6 at Mass.-Boston L, 79-72 1 22 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 6
Jan 10 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 83-75 1 29 6-15 40.0 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 16
Jan 13 at Southern Me. L, 77-62 1 40 6-15 40.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 12
Jan 15 Salem St. W, 68-66 1 33 8-14 57.1 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 17
Jan 17 at Keene St. W, 59-45 1 36 5-8 62.5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 10
Jan 20 Rhode Island Col. W, 62-50 1 28 8-15 53.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 16
Jan 24 Western Conn. St. W, 110-94 1 30 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Jan 25 at Dean College W, 65-63 1 34 1-10 10.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
Jan 27 at Plymouth St. W, 72-55 1 35 7-14 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 16
Jan 30 at Connecticut Col. L, 72-56 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 Mass.-Boston L, 61-56 1 24 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 60-42 1 38 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 4
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 78-62 1 34 2-13 15.4 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. L, 88-81 1 31 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 0-0 - 14
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 62-54 1 38 10-17 58.8 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 21
Feb 20 Western Conn. St. W, 85-76 1 28 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 8
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 76-63 1 39 6-20 30.0 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 15
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 18 Trinity (Conn.) L, 75-67 1 28 1 4 5 2 5 0.4 1 0 5 1
Nov 19 New Paltz L, 76-73 1 37 3 3 6 3 0 - 1 0 1 -
Nov 30 Amherst L, 72-54 1 34 0 4 4 5 3 1.7 2 0 3 -
Dec 2 at Rhode Island Col. W, 59-42 1 30 1 10 11 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 5 at Williams L, 66-55 1 31 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 2 2 -
Dec 7 Western New Eng. L, 67-65 1 36 3 5 8 2 2 1.0 1 1 3 -
Dec 9 Plymouth St. W, 75-56 1 32 0 8 8 3 2 1.5 0 0 3 -
Dec 17 vs. Millikin W, 77-69 1 37 0 6 6 7 3 2.3 0 4 5 1
Dec 18 vs. Wis.-Whitewater L, 68-47 1 35 0 6 6 3 5 0.6 1 3 4 -
Jan 3 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 69-66 1 38 1 6 7 2 2 1.0 2 1 1 -
Jan 6 at Mass.-Boston L, 79-72 1 22 0 6 6 3 0 - 1 0 5 1
Jan 10 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 83-75 1 29 0 4 4 2 2 1.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 13 at Southern Me. L, 77-62 1 40 1 4 5 3 4 0.8 2 1 2 -
Jan 15 Salem St. W, 68-66 1 33 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 -
Jan 17 at Keene St. W, 59-45 1 36 0 7 7 4 7 0.6 0 0 3 -
Jan 20 Rhode Island Col. W, 62-50 1 28 1 1 2 2 0 - 1 1 3 -
Jan 24 Western Conn. St. W, 110-94 1 30 0 8 8 11 5 2.2 2 1 4 -
Jan 25 at Dean College W, 65-63 1 34 4 4 8 6 1 6.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 27 at Plymouth St. W, 72-55 1 35 0 10 10 3 4 0.8 4 0 4 -
Jan 30 at Connecticut Col. L, 72-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 Mass.-Boston L, 61-56 1 24 2 3 5 3 2 1.5 1 0 4 -
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 60-42 1 38 1 5 6 8 1 8.0 2 1 1 -
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 78-62 1 34 1 6 7 0 7 0.0 2 1 3 -
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. L, 88-81 1 31 1 7 8 5 2 2.5 1 1 4 0
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 62-54 1 38 0 3 3 4 1 4.0 3 0 1 -
Feb 20 Western Conn. St. W, 85-76 1 28 2 8 10 4 6 0.7 0 0 4 -
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 76-63 1 39 1 6 7 4 3 1.3 2 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 25 21 26.5 4.4-10.9 40.3 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.6-2.4 69.5 10.6
2017-18 26 26 33.0 4.6-10.8 42.2 0.1-0.5 25.0 1.4-2.3 61.7 10.7
2018-19 27 16 27.1 4.1-9.5 43.0 0.1-0.8 19.0 1.0-1.4 73.7 9.3
Total 78 63 28.9 4.3-10.4 41.8 0.1-0.5 25.6 1.4-2.0 67.5 10.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 25 21 662 110-273 40.3 3-6 50.0 41-59 69.5 264
2017-18 26 26 857 119-282 42.2 3-12 25.0 37-60 61.7 278
2018-19 27 16 732 110-256 43.0 4-21 19.0 28-38 73.7 252
Total 78 63 2251 339-811 41.8 10-39 25.6 106-157 67.5 794
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 25 21 26.5 6.6-16.5 40.3 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.5-3.6 69.5 16.0
2017-18 26 26 33.0 5.6-13.2 42.2 0.1-0.6 25.0 1.7-2.8 61.7 13.0
2018-19 27 16 27.1 6.0-14.0 43.0 0.2-1.1 19.0 1.5-2.1 73.7 13.8
Total 78 63 28.9 6.0-14.4 41.8 0.2-0.7 25.6 1.9-2.8 67.5 14.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 25 21 26.5 2.5 4.2 6.8 2.6 0.0 1.8 2.6 0.7 1.6 0.9
2017-18 26 26 33.0 0.9 5.4 6.3 3.0 0.1 3.6 2.7 1.3 1.2 0.7
2018-19 27 16 27.1 1.0 4.5 5.5 1.9 0.0 2.4 2.1 1.1 0.7 0.7
Total 78 63 28.9 1.4 4.7 6.2 2.5 0.1 2.6 2.5 1.1 1.1 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 25 21 662 63 106 169 65 0 46 66 0.7 40 22
2017-18 26 26 857 23 141 164 79 3 93 71 1.3 31 18
2018-19 27 16 732 27 121 148 52 1 64 56 1.1 18 19
Total 78 63 2251 113 368 481 196 4 203 193 1.1 89 59
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 25 21 26.5 3.8 6.4 10.2 3.9 0.0 2.8 4.0 0.7 2.4 1.3
2017-18 26 26 33.0 1.1 6.6 7.7 3.7 0.1 4.3 3.3 1.3 1.4 0.8
2018-19 27 16 27.1 1.5 6.6 8.1 2.8 0.1 3.5 3.1 1.1 1.0 1.0
Total 78 63 28.9 2.0 6.5 8.5 3.5 0.1 3.6 3.4 1.1 1.6 1.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 26 33.0 4.6-10.8 42.2 0.1-0.5 25.0 1.4-2.3 61.7 10.7
Conference 14 14 31.9 5.1-11.0 46.8 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.9-1.6 54.5 11.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 31.9 4.8-10.7 44.6 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.0-3.2 63.4 11.6
Away 11 11 33.6 4.2-10.9 38.3 0.1-0.6 14.3 0.8-1.5 52.9 9.3
Neutral 2 2 36.0 5.5-11.5 47.8 0.5-1.5 33.3 1.0-1.0 100.0 12.5
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Wins 12 12 33.3 5.4-10.8 50.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.0-1.8 54.5 11.9
Losses 14 14 32.7 3.9-10.9 35.5 0.1-0.7 20.0 1.8-2.7 65.8 9.6
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November 3 3 33.0 3.0-9.3 32.1 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-7.3 63.6 10.7
December 6 6 33.5 5.0-10.3 48.4 0.2-0.5 33.3 0.7-0.7 100.0 10.8
January 10 10 32.5 4.8-11.2 42.9 0.1-0.3 33.3 1.2-2.2 54.5 10.9
February 7 7 33.1 4.6-11.4 40.0 0.1-0.9 16.7 1.0-1.7 58.3 10.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 26 857 119-282 42.2 3-12 25.0 37-60 61.7 278
Conference 14 14 447 72-154 46.8 0-3 0.0 12-22 54.5 156
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 415 62-139 44.6 1-2 50.0 26-41 63.4 151
Away 11 11 370 46-120 38.3 1-7 14.3 9-17 52.9 102
Neutral 2 2 72 11-23 47.8 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 25
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Wins 12 12 399 65-130 50.0 1-2 50.0 12-22 54.5 143
Losses 14 14 458 54-152 35.5 2-10 20.0 25-38 65.8 135
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November 3 3 99 9-28 32.1 0-0 - 14-22 63.6 32
December 6 6 201 30-62 48.4 1-3 33.3 4-4 100.0 65
January 10 10 325 48-112 42.9 1-3 33.3 12-22 54.5 109
February 7 7 232 32-80 40.0 1-6 16.7 7-12 58.3 72
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 26 33.0 5.6-13.2 42.2 0.1-0.6 25.0 1.7-2.8 61.7 13.0
Conference 14 14 31.9 6.4-13.8 46.8 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.1-2.0 54.5 14.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 31.9 6.0-13.4 44.6 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.5-4.0 63.4 14.6
Away 11 11 33.6 5.0-13.0 38.3 0.1-0.8 14.3 1.0-1.8 52.9 11.0
Neutral 2 2 36.0 6.1-12.8 47.8 0.6-1.7 33.3 1.1-1.1 100.0 13.9
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Wins 12 12 33.3 6.5-13.0 50.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.2-2.2 54.5 14.3
Losses 14 14 32.7 4.7-13.3 35.5 0.2-0.9 20.0 2.2-3.3 65.8 11.8
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November 3 3 33.0 3.6-11.3 32.1 0.0-0.0 - 5.7-8.9 63.6 12.9
December 6 6 33.5 6.0-12.3 48.4 0.2-0.6 33.3 0.8-0.8 100.0 12.9
January 10 10 32.5 5.9-13.8 42.9 0.1-0.4 33.3 1.5-2.7 54.5 13.4
February 7 7 33.1 5.5-13.8 40.0 0.2-1.0 16.7 1.2-2.1 58.3 12.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 26 33.0 0.9 5.4 6.3 3.0 0.1 3.6 2.7 1.3 1.2 0.7
Conference 14 14 31.9 0.6 5.9 6.4 3.1 0.1 3.7 2.7 1.4 1.4 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 31.9 1.0 4.5 5.5 3.0 0.1 3.9 2.3 1.7 1.1 0.4
Away 11 11 33.6 0.9 6.5 7.4 2.8 0.1 2.9 3.0 1.0 1.5 0.5
Neutral 2 2 36.0 0.0 6.0 6.0 4.5 0.5 5.0 4.0 1.3 0.5 3.5
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Wins 12 12 33.3 0.8 6.0 6.8 3.1 0.1 4.6 2.7 1.7 1.2 0.6
Losses 14 14 32.7 1.0 4.9 5.9 3.0 0.1 2.7 2.8 1.0 1.2 0.8
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November 3 3 33.0 1.3 3.7 5.0 3.0 0.3 3.3 2.7 1.3 1.3 0.0
December 6 6 33.5 0.7 6.7 7.3 3.3 0.2 2.8 2.5 1.1 0.3 1.7
January 10 10 32.5 0.7 5.2 5.9 3.1 0.1 3.8 2.6 1.5 1.4 0.5
February 7 7 33.1 1.1 5.4 6.6 2.7 0.0 4.0 3.1 1.3 1.6 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 26 857 23 141 164 79 3 93 71 1.3 31 18
Conference 14 14 447 8 82 90 43 1 52 38 1.4 19 7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 415 13 58 71 39 1 51 30 1.7 14 5
Away 11 11 370 10 71 81 31 1 32 33 1.0 16 6
Neutral 2 2 72 0 12 12 9 1 10 8 1.3 1 7
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Wins 12 12 399 9 72 81 37 1 55 32 1.7 14 7
Losses 14 14 458 14 69 83 42 2 38 39 1.0 17 11
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November 3 3 99 4 11 15 9 1 10 8 1.3 4 0
December 6 6 201 4 40 44 20 1 17 15 1.1 2 10
January 10 10 325 7 52 59 31 1 38 26 1.5 14 5
February 7 7 232 8 38 46 19 0 28 22 1.3 11 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 26 26 33.0 1.1 6.6 7.7 3.7 0.1 4.3 3.3 1.3 1.4 0.8
Conference 14 14 31.9 0.7 7.3 8.1 3.8 0.1 4.7 3.4 1.4 1.7 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 31.9 1.3 5.6 6.8 3.8 0.1 4.9 2.9 1.7 1.3 0.5
Away 11 11 33.6 1.1 7.7 8.8 3.4 0.1 3.5 3.6 1.0 1.7 0.6
Neutral 2 2 36.0 0.0 6.7 6.7 5.0 0.6 5.6 4.4 1.3 0.6 3.9
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Wins 12 12 33.3 0.9 7.2 8.1 3.7 0.1 5.5 3.2 1.7 1.4 0.7
Losses 14 14 32.7 1.2 6.0 7.2 3.7 0.2 3.3 3.4 1.0 1.5 1.0
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November 3 3 33.0 1.6 4.4 6.1 3.6 0.4 4.0 3.2 1.3 1.6 0.0
December 6 6 33.5 0.8 8.0 8.8 4.0 0.2 3.4 3.0 1.1 0.4 2.0
January 10 10 32.5 0.9 6.4 7.3 3.8 0.1 4.7 3.2 1.5 1.7 0.6
February 7 7 33.1 1.4 6.6 7.9 3.3 0.0 4.8 3.8 1.3 1.9 0.5