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Tuesday, Nov. 6
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North Carolina A&T
Friday, Nov. 9
(L)91 - 97)
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LSU
Tuesday, Nov. 13
(W)82 - 61)
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UNCW
Friday, Nov. 16
(W)105 - 57)
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Johnson & Wales (North Carolina)
Monday, Nov. 19
(W)74 - 66)
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vs
Prairie View
Friday, Nov. 23
(W)84 - 65)
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at
Delaware
Saturday, Nov. 24
(W)80 - 73)
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at
Louisiana Tech
Tuesday, Nov. 27
(W)111 - 33)
Men's Basketball
vs
Greensboro College
Saturday, Dec. 1
(L)61 - 78)
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Kentucky
Friday, Dec. 7
(W)75 - 74)
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Elon
Wednesday, Dec. 12
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Saturday, Dec. 15
5:00 PM
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North Alabama
Tuesday, Dec. 18
7:00 PM
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Radford
Saturday, Dec. 22
3:00 PM
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Samford
Saturday, Dec. 29
5:00 PM
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Chattanooga
Saturday, Jan. 5
1:00 PM
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VMI
Thursday, Jan. 10
7:00 PM
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Wofford
Saturday, Jan. 12
5:00 PM
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Thursday, Jan. 17
7:30 PM
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Western Carolina
Saturday, Jan. 19
4:00 PM
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ETSU
Thursday, Jan. 24
7:00 PM
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The Citadel
Saturday, Jan. 26
5:00 PM
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Mercer
Thursday, Jan. 31
7:00 PM
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VMI
Thursday, Feb. 7
7:00 PM
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Samford
Saturday, Feb. 9
7:00 PM
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Chattanooga
Thursday, Feb. 14
7:30 PM
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Furman
Saturday, Feb. 16
7:00 PM
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Wofford
Thursday, Feb. 21
7:00 PM
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Sunday, Feb. 24
3:00 PM
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Thursday, Feb. 28
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The Citadel
Saturday, Mar. 2
4:30 PM
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Friday, Mar. 8
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Jordy

Kuiper

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Forward
Height: 6'9"
Weight: 250
Year: Senior
Hometown: Groningen, Netherlands
High School: Canaries Basketball Academy
Experience: 3 Letters

Bio

2017-18 (Redshirt Senior)
Ranks in the SoCon 14th in offensive rebounds (1.6 per game) … Scored five points and grabbed three rebounds against Virginia (Nov. 10)... Scored 10 points and grabbed nine rebounds against N.C. Wesleyan (Nov. 15), hitting 4-of-7 from the field including two 3-pointers ... Scored 11 points and grabbed six rebounds against Wake Forest (Nov. 24), hitting three 3-pointers in the first half ... Scored seven points against Elon (Dec. 7), hitting 3-of-6 from the field ... Grabbed eight rebounds and scored seven points against UNCW (Dec. 13) … Set career-highs of 14 points and four made three-pointers and four rebounds and two assists in the win at NC State (Dec. 16) ... Scored nine points and pulled down seven boards against UNC Asheville (Dec. 19) ... Pulled down 11 rebounds and also had six points and two assists against Southeastern (Dec. 21) ... dished out four assists with no turnovers and also had six boards at VMI (Jan. 6) ... Had nine points on 4-6 shooting from the field and five boards at ETSU (Jan. 11) ... Scored nine points and had four boards and two assists at Western Carolina (Jan. 13) ... Scored eight points and had four defensive boards and two steals versus Mercer (Jan. 20) ... Scored a career-high 16 points by tying career-highs in made field goals (six) and three's (four) along with seven rebounds and a steal at Samford (Jan. 27) ... Scored 10 points versus VMI (Feb. 1) ... Scored 10 points and had three boards and an assist at Furman (Feb. 7) ... Scored 12 points on 4-6 shooting from the field, including 2-3 from three against Western Carolina (Feb. 10) ... Grabbed eight defensive rebounds and had five points, two assists, two blocks and a steal versus ETSU (Feb. 12) ... Scored eight points and had four rebounds and an assist at Mercer (Feb. 17) ... Pulled down seven rebounds and had four points, two steals and a block against Chattanooga (Feb. 23) … Scored 10 points along with five boards, one steal and an assist versus Samford (Feb. 25) ... Scored seven points and had three boards, two assists and a block and steal against The Citadel (March 3) in the quarterfinals of the SoCon Tournament … Scored eight points along with four rebounds, two steals and a block versus Wofford (March 4) in the semifinals on the SoCon Tournament … Scored 13 points and had five boards and an assist and steal against ETSU (March 5) in the finals of the SoCon Tournament.

2016-17 (Redshirt Junior)
Played in all 35 games to earn his third letter, including 24 starts to open the year ... Averaged 5.3 points and 4.4 rebounds per game ... Connected on 53.1 percent (78-of-147) from the field and 61.5 percent (16-of-26) from the free throw line ... Hit 30.4 percent (14-of-46) from 3-point land ... Averaged 19.9 minutes per game ... Scored in double figures six times and grabbed double digit rebounds three times ... Scored a career-high 12 points against Samford while grabbing 10 rebounds ... Connected on 6-of-7 from the field against the Bulldogs ... Scored 12 points against Wofford, hitting 5-of-9 from the field, including 2-of-5 from 3-point land ... Added 11 points against Belmont Abbey, Southern Wesleyan and VMI ... Scored 10 points against Chattanooga, hitting 4-of-9 from the field ... Grabbed 12 rebounds against The Citadel at home and 11 on the road. 

2015-16 (Junior)
Played in eight games before suffering a season-ending injury … Made one start against Greensboro College (Nov. 14) … Played a season-high 24 minutes against The Pride, scoring eight points on 3-of-3 shooting from the field and 2-of-2 from the charity stripe … Scored four points against Belmont Abbey (Dec. 12), Wake Forest (Dec. 15) and NC State (Dec. 22) … Grabbed 2.5 rebounds per game … Connected on 50 percent (10-of-20) from the field …  Allstate NABC Good Works Team nominee.

2014-15 (Sophomore)
Played in the first 24 games of the season, including three starts … Suffered an injury at VMI (Feb. 3) and missed the last nine games of the season … Averaged 3.3 points and 2.6 rebounds per game … Connected on 58.2 percent (32-of-55) from the field and hit 15-of-21 (71.4%) from the charity stripe … Started three straight games prior to his injury, averaging 8.3 points per game in those starts … Scored a career-high 12 points in his final game of the regular season at VMI (Feb. 3), hitting all five of his shots from the field and both free throws … Scored nine points against Western Carolina (Jan. 31) … Scored 11 points against Greensboro College (Dec. 10) and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds for his first career double-double.


2013-14 (Freshman)
Played in 24 games to earn his first letter … Grabbed 24 rebounds on the year … Averaged 4.4 minutes per game … Grabbed a career-high three rebounds twice – Greensboro College (Nov. 20) and Samford (Jan. 23). 


2013 Spain Trip
Played in all four games, including one start against Aragon Select club team in Spain … Scored 12 points on the trip … Averaged 5.3 rebounds per game while playing 19.3 minutes per game … Grabbed at least five rebounds in all four games … Scored six points against Aragon Select.


High School
Played his senior year at the prestigious Canarias Basketball Academy in Spain … Native of Groningen, Netherlands … Left-handed post player averaged a team-high 16.0 points and 9.0 rebounds per game at the CBA … Very physical defender … Rated the ninth best international player at the National Prep School Invitational in Rhode Island in February of 2013 … Played high school basketball at N.H. Werkman College in Groningen, Netherlands prior to his final year at Canarias Basketball Academy … Ambassador for the Bas van de Goor Foundation, whose mission is to enhance the quality of life for people with diabetes through exercise and sport. … Uses his own experiences of being a basketball player with diabetes to show people that having diabetes does not have to mean you can't chase and live your dreams.


Personal
Full name is Jordy Kuiper … Born June 2, 1995 … Son of Jan Kuiper and Ellis Merkelijn … Has one sister, Salina Kuiper … Majoring in sociology.


 

  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2013-14   24-0  106  4.4  .111  .000  .200  18  24  1.0  19  0.1 
2014-15   24-3  339  14.1  32  55  .582  .000  15  21  .714  30  33  63  2.6  59  13  79  3.3 
2015-16   8-1  99  12.4  10  20  .500  .000  .667  11  20  2.5  16  22  2.8 
2016-17   35-24  698  19.9  78  147  .531  14  46  .304  16  26  .615  63  91  154  4.4  70  26  35  10  186  5.3 
2017-18   33-33  893  27.1  84  211  .398  38  110  .345  28  42  .667  54  101  155  4.7  80  37  38  10  20  234  7.1 
TOTAL  124-61  2135  17.2  205  442  .464  52  158  .329  62  97  .639  162  254  416  3.4  244  75  100  17  43  524  4.2 

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Points: 16, at Samford -- 01/27/18 
Rebounds: 12, The Citadel -- 01/21/17 
Assists: 4, at VMI -- 01/06/18 
Steals: 2, 6 times
Blocks: 2, ETSU -- 02/12/18 
FG made: 6, at Samford -- 01/27/18 ; Samford -- 12/31/16 
FG attempts: 11, at Samford -- 01/27/18 
3FG made: 4, at Samford -- 01/27/18 ; at NC State -- 12/16/17 
3FG attempts: 7, vs ETSU -- 03/05/18 ; at Liberty -- 12-02-17 ; at Liberty -- 12/02/17 
FT made: 5, vs The Citadel -- 03/03/18 
FT attempts: 8, vs The Citadel -- 03/03/18 
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UNCG Basketball's Jordy Kuiper Speaks at JDRF Family Conference