3 Michael Volkening
3 - Michael Volkening
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Marengo, Ill.
High School: Marengo Community
Position: G
Major: Finance
gp 23
pts/g 5.6
fg % 41.5
3pt % 37.8
ft % 80.4
reb/g 1.7
a/g 1.7

2019-20 Season/ Career Game Highs:

Season

 

Career

12 (vs. Centre 11/9/19)

Points

22 (vs. Rochester 2/17/19)

5 (vs. Adrian 12/7/19)

Field Goals

8 (vs. Rochester 2/17/19)

2 (3 times)

3-pt Field Goals

3 (2 times)

5 (2 times)

Rebounds

7 (vs. Widener 12/19/18)

4 (3 times)

Assists

7 (vs. Alfred 12/29/17)

2 (vs. Centre 11/09/19)

Blocks

2 (2 times)

2 (vs. Carnegie Mellon 1/11/20)

Steals

2 (4 times)

Junior (2019-20): Played in 23 games during his junior season, including 22 as a starter, averaging 19.9 minutes per game… Scored 5.6 points per game on 41.5% shooting overall, including a 37.8% mark from behind the three-point line, and 80.4% from the free throw line… Collected 1.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game… Scored a season-high 12 points on a four-for-six shooting effort, and added four assists, two blocks and two rebounds in a win over Centre on November 9… Also recorded double-figure scoring efforts against Denison (10 points) on November 26, Adrian (11 points) on December 7, and UMass Dartmouth (10 points) on December 19… Named to the NABC Honors Court and received UAA Winter All-Academic honors… Completed his junior season ranked 18th in program history with 63 games started and 20th with a 77.5% free throw percentage.

Sophomore (2018-19): Played in 24 games and made 22 starts for the Spartans during his sophomore year, averaging 23.0 minutes per game… Was fifth among all CWRU players with 8.3 points per game, shooting 40.2% from the floor, 31.4% from the three-point line and 74.6% from the free throw line… Added 2.7 rebounds per game, 47 assists and 19 steals during the season… Led the Spartans in scoring twice, in rebounding once and in assists seven times in 2018-19… Notched 10 efforts of 10 or more points during the campaign… Scored a career-high 22 points against Rochester on February 17… Paced the squad with 14 points against Denison on November 20… Tallied a career-best seven rebounds against Widener on December 19… Received UAA Winter All-Academic honors.

First-Year (2017-18): Played in 24 games during his freshman season, making 19 starts… Averaged 6.0 points per game on 42.5% (48-of-113) shooting overall and 41.3% (19-of-46) from long range… Added a 78.9% mark from the free throw line… Added 2.1 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game during the year… Was named to the all-tournament team at the Bill Sudeck Holiday Tournament, including a career-high 21-point, seven-assist effort against Alfred, during which he shot six-for-six from the floor and three-for-three from three-point range… Totaled four double-figure scoring games during the season.

Personal: Was a four-year member of the Marengo Community High School basketball team, serving as a varsity captain for both his junior and senior seasons... Coached by Nathan Wright... Averaged 25.3 points per game, the most in a single season in program history... Named his conference's Player of the Year in 2017... Was a two-time All-Area First Team selection, and claimed all-state second team honors in 2017... Paced his team to a pair of regional titles and a sectional championship, leading the squad to the Illinois Elite 8... Was an Illinois State Scholar and ranked in the top-10 of his graduating class... Born January 3... Son of Todd and Melinda. 

Recent Games
Feb 9 New York U. W, 90-60
Feb 14 at Washington (Mo.) L, 77-71
Feb 16 at Chicago L, 80-61
Feb 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 88-87
Feb 23 Emory W, 83-78
Feb 29 at Carnegie Mellon L, 87-65
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 23 12
Games started 22 11
Minutes 456 213
Minutes per game 19.8 17.8
FG 39-94 15-40
FG Pct 41.5 37.5
3PT 14-37 9-23
3PT Pct 37.8 39.1
FT 37-46 12-14
FT Pct 80.4 85.7
Off rebounds 6 1
Def rebounds 34 17
Total rebounds 40 18
Rebounds per game 1.7 1.5
Personal fouls 42 26
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 40 15
Turnovers 24 8
Assist to turnover ratio 1.7 1.9
Steals 10 6
Blocks 7 3
Points 129 51
Points per game 5.6 4.3
Points per 40 min 11.3 9.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Central (Iowa) W, 96-94 1 18 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 6
Nov 9 Centre W, 79-75 1 27 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 4-6 66.7 12
Nov 13 at Otterbein L, 73-67 1 10 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Nov 20 at John Carroll L, 82-75 1 28 3-6 50.0 2-2 100.0 1-2 50.0 9
Nov 23 at Kalamazoo L, 77-62 1 12 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 26 Denison W, 51-45 1 29 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 5-6 83.3 10
Dec 4 at Thiel W, 88-50 1 11 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 7
Dec 7 Adrian W, 78-63 1 25 5-9 55.6 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 11
Dec 18 at Alvernia W, 65-64 1 32 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Dec 19 Mass.-Dartmouth W, 90-83 1 27 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 6-7 85.7 10
Jan 4 at Albion L, 74-69 1 24 1-6 16.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 11 Carnegie Mellon W, 88-81 1 25 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Jan 17 Washington (Mo.) L, 88-66 1 21 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 6
Jan 19 Chicago L, 78-65 1 19 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Jan 24 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 88-86 1 23 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 6
Jan 26 at Emory L, 106-70 1 20 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 31 at Brandeis L, 71-64 1 24 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 2 at New York U. W, 85-77 1 11 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 7 Brandeis W, 84-76 1 11 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
Feb 9 New York U. W, 90-60 1 12 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 14 at Washington (Mo.) L, 77-71 1 22 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 16 at Chicago L, 80-61 1 20 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 88-87 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Emory W, 83-78 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Carnegie Mellon L, 87-65 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Central (Iowa) W, 96-94 1 18 1 0 1 4 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 9 Centre W, 79-75 1 27 1 1 2 4 2 2.0 0 2 2 -
Nov 13 at Otterbein L, 73-67 1 10 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 20 at John Carroll L, 82-75 1 28 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 23 at Kalamazoo L, 77-62 1 12 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 26 Denison W, 51-45 1 29 0 4 4 2 1 2.0 1 0 0 -
Dec 4 at Thiel W, 88-50 1 11 0 2 2 2 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 7 Adrian W, 78-63 1 25 1 0 1 3 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 18 at Alvernia W, 65-64 1 32 1 4 5 3 3 1.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 19 Mass.-Dartmouth W, 90-83 1 27 0 1 1 2 4 0.5 1 1 0 -
Jan 4 at Albion L, 74-69 1 24 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 0 1 2 -
Jan 11 Carnegie Mellon W, 88-81 1 25 0 3 3 1 0 - 2 1 4 -
Jan 17 Washington (Mo.) L, 88-66 1 21 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 19 Chicago L, 78-65 1 19 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 4 -
Jan 24 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 88-86 1 23 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 5 1
Jan 26 at Emory L, 106-70 1 20 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 31 at Brandeis L, 71-64 1 24 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 2 at New York U. W, 85-77 1 11 0 1 1 2 3 0.7 0 0 2 -
Feb 7 Brandeis W, 84-76 1 11 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 9 New York U. W, 90-60 1 12 0 1 1 4 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 14 at Washington (Mo.) L, 77-71 1 22 0 1 1 3 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 16 at Chicago L, 80-61 1 20 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 88-87 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Emory W, 83-78 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Carnegie Mellon L, 87-65 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 24 19 19.4 2.0-4.7 42.5 0.8-1.9 41.3 1.2-1.6 78.9 6.0
2018-19 24 22 22.9 2.8-6.8 40.2 0.7-2.1 31.4 2.1-2.8 74.6 8.3
2019-20 23 22 19.8 1.7-4.1 41.5 0.6-1.6 37.8 1.6-2.0 80.4 5.6
Total 71 63 20.7 2.2-5.2 41.2 0.7-1.9 36.6 1.6-2.1 77.5 6.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 24 19 466 48-113 42.5 19-46 41.3 30-38 78.9 145
2018-19 24 22 550 66-164 40.2 16-51 31.4 50-67 74.6 198
2019-20 23 22 456 39-94 41.5 14-37 37.8 37-46 80.4 129
Total 71 63 1472 153-371 41.2 49-134 36.6 117-151 77.5 472
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 24 19 19.4 4.1-9.7 42.5 1.6-3.9 41.3 2.6-3.3 78.9 12.4
2018-19 24 22 22.9 4.8-11.9 40.2 1.2-3.7 31.4 3.6-4.9 74.6 14.4
2019-20 23 22 19.8 3.4-8.2 41.5 1.2-3.2 37.8 3.2-4.0 80.4 11.3
Total 71 63 20.7 4.2-10.1 41.2 1.3-3.6 36.6 3.2-4.1 77.5 12.8
  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 24 19 19.4 0.4 1.7 2.1 1.5 - 2.0 1.9 1.0 0.3 0.2
2018-19 24 22 22.9 0.3 2.4 2.7 2.5 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 0.8 0.3
2019-20 23 22 19.8 0.3 1.5 1.7 1.8 0.0 1.7 1.0 1.7 0.4 0.3
Total 71 63 20.7 0.3 1.9 2.2 1.9 0.0 1.9 1.6 1.2 0.5 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 24 19 466 10 41 51 35 - 47 45 1.0 7 5
2018-19 24 22 550 8 57 65 61 1 47 42 1.1 19 8
2019-20 23 22 456 6 34 40 42 1 40 24 1.7 10 7
Total 71 63 1472 24 132 156 138 2 134 111 1.2 36 20
  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 24 19 19.4 0.9 3.5 4.4 3.0 0.0 4.0 3.9 1.0 0.6 0.4
2018-19 24 22 22.9 0.6 4.1 4.7 4.4 0.1 3.4 3.1 1.1 1.4 0.6
2019-20 23 22 19.8 0.5 3.0 3.5 3.7 0.1 3.5 2.1 1.7 0.9 0.6
Total 71 63 20.7 0.7 3.6 4.2 3.8 0.1 3.6 3.0 1.2 1.0 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 23 22 19.8 1.7-4.1 41.5 0.6-1.6 37.8 1.6-2.0 80.4 5.6
Conference 12 11 17.8 1.2-3.3 37.5 0.8-1.9 39.1 1.0-1.2 85.7 4.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 10 21.4 1.8-4.6 39.1 0.5-2.0 25.0 2.8-3.3 84.8 6.9
Away 13 12 18.6 1.6-3.7 43.8 0.7-1.3 52.9 0.7-1.0 69.2 4.6
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 11 11 20.7 1.9-4.3 44.7 0.5-1.6 33.3 2.7-3.2 85.7 7.1
Losses 12 11 19.0 1.5-3.9 38.3 0.7-1.6 42.1 0.6-0.9 63.6 4.3
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November 6 6 20.7 2.0-4.5 44.4 0.5-1.5 33.3 2.7-3.5 76.2 7.2
December 4 4 23.8 2.8-5.2 52.4 0.5-1.0 50.0 2.2-2.8 81.8 8.3
January 7 7 22.3 1.3-4.3 30.0 0.4-1.6 27.3 1.1-1.4 80.0 4.1
February 6 5 13.5 1.2-2.7 43.8 1.0-2.2 46.2 0.7-0.7 100.0 4.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 23 22 456 39-94 41.5 14-37 37.8 37-46 80.4 129
Conference 12 11 213 15-40 37.5 9-23 39.1 12-14 85.7 51
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 10 10 214 18-46 39.1 5-20 25.0 28-33 84.8 69
Away 13 12 242 21-48 43.8 9-17 52.9 9-13 69.2 60
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 11 11 228 21-47 44.7 6-18 33.3 30-35 85.7 78
Losses 12 11 228 18-47 38.3 8-19 42.1 7-11 63.6 51
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November 6 6 124 12-27 44.4 3-9 33.3 16-21 76.2 43
December 4 4 95 11-21 52.4 2-4 50.0 9-11 81.8 33
January 7 7 156 9-30 30.0 3-11 27.3 8-10 80.0 29
February 6 5 81 7-16 43.8 6-13 46.2 4-4 100.0 24
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 23 22 19.8 3.4-8.2 41.5 1.2-3.2 37.8 3.2-4.0 80.4 11.3
Conference 12 11 17.8 2.8-7.5 37.5 1.7-4.3 39.1 2.3-2.6 85.7 9.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 10 21.4 3.4-8.6 39.1 0.9-3.7 25.0 5.2-6.2 84.8 12.9
Away 13 12 18.6 3.5-7.9 43.8 1.5-2.8 52.9 1.5-2.1 69.2 9.9
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 11 11 20.7 3.7-8.2 44.7 1.1-3.2 33.3 5.3-6.1 85.7 13.7
Losses 12 11 19.0 3.2-8.2 38.3 1.4-3.3 42.1 1.2-1.9 63.6 8.9
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November 6 6 20.7 3.9-8.7 44.4 1.0-2.9 33.3 5.2-6.8 76.2 13.9
December 4 4 23.8 4.6-8.8 52.4 0.8-1.7 50.0 3.8-4.6 81.8 13.9
January 7 7 22.3 2.3-7.7 30.0 0.8-2.8 27.3 2.1-2.6 80.0 7.4
February 6 5 13.5 3.5-7.9 43.8 3.0-6.4 46.2 2.0-2.0 100.0 11.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 23 22 19.8 0.3 1.5 1.7 1.8 0.0 1.7 1.0 1.7 0.4 0.3
Conference 12 11 17.8 0.1 1.4 1.5 2.2 0.1 1.3 0.7 1.9 0.5 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 10 21.4 0.4 1.1 1.5 1.6 - 2.2 0.7 3.1 0.6 0.4
Away 13 12 18.6 0.2 1.8 1.9 2.0 0.1 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.3 0.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 11 20.7 0.4 1.6 2.0 1.6 - 2.5 1.2 2.1 0.5 0.4
Losses 12 11 19.0 0.2 1.3 1.5 2.0 0.1 1.1 0.9 1.2 0.3 0.3
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November 6 6 20.7 0.5 1.5 2.0 1.5 - 2.2 1.2 1.9 0.3 0.3
December 4 4 23.8 0.5 1.8 2.3 1.3 - 2.5 1.8 1.4 0.5 0.3
January 7 7 22.3 0.1 2.0 2.1 2.9 0.1 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.6 0.4
February 6 5 13.5 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.3 0.0 1.8 0.7 2.8 0.3 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 23 22 456 6 34 40 42 1 40 24 1.7 10 7
Conference 12 11 213 1 17 18 26 1 15 8 1.9 6 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 10 214 4 11 15 16 - 22 7 3.1 6 4
Away 13 12 242 2 23 25 26 1 18 17 1.1 4 3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 11 228 4 18 22 18 - 27 13 2.1 6 4
Losses 12 11 228 2 16 18 24 1 13 11 1.2 4 3
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November 6 6 124 3 9 12 9 - 13 7 1.9 2 2
December 4 4 95 2 7 9 5 - 10 7 1.4 2 1
January 7 7 156 1 14 15 20 1 6 6 1.0 4 3
February 6 5 81 0 4 4 8 0 11 4 2.8 2 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 23 22 19.8 0.5 3.0 3.5 3.7 0.1 3.5 2.1 1.7 0.9 0.6
Conference 12 11 17.8 0.2 3.2 3.4 4.9 0.2 2.8 1.5 1.9 1.1 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 10 21.4 0.7 2.1 2.8 3.0 0.0 4.1 1.3 3.1 1.1 0.7
Away 13 12 18.6 0.3 3.8 4.1 4.3 0.2 3.0 2.8 1.1 0.7 0.5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 11 20.7 0.7 3.2 3.9 3.2 0.0 4.7 2.3 2.1 1.1 0.7
Losses 12 11 19.0 0.4 2.8 3.2 4.2 0.2 2.3 1.9 1.2 0.7 0.5
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November 6 6 20.7 1.0 2.9 3.9 2.9 0.0 4.2 2.3 1.9 0.6 0.6
December 4 4 23.8 0.8 2.9 3.8 2.1 0.0 4.2 2.9 1.4 0.8 0.4
January 7 7 22.3 0.3 3.6 3.8 5.1 0.3 1.5 1.5 1.0 1.0 0.8
February 6 5 13.5 0.0 2.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 5.4 2.0 2.8 1.0 0.5