50 Matt Highsmith
50 - Matt Highsmith
Height: 6-7
Weight: 205
Year: So.
Hometown: Ballwin, Mo.
High School: Parkway South
Position: F
gp 24
pts/g 8.1
fg % 50.0
3pt % 0.0
ft % 72.3
reb/g 4.0
a/g 1.0

2015-16: Started 13 of 24 games played at power forward ... Averaged 8.1 points and 3.0 rebounds per game ... Scored season-high 16 points vs. Webster (12/9) ... Scored in double figures 10 times ... Pulled down career-high eight rebounds in three contests ... Ninth in UAA in field-goal percentage (50.3).

2014-15: Saw action in all 26 games as backup power forward ... Averaged 5.7 points and 2.2 rebounds per game and led the team with a 61.1 field goal percentage ... Scored in double figures four times, including career-high 18 points on 6-of-8 shooting at Rochester (2/15) ... Added 14 points at No. 18 Wheaton (11/22). 

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year varsity letterwinner at Parkway South High School … Team captain … Averaged 15.7 points, 9.0 rebounds and 1.9 blocks per game as a senior … Set school record for field goal percentage (57.7) … Two-time all-conference and all-district … Junior year varsity Team MVP … Member of conference championship team as a sophomore … Academic All-State … AP Excellence Award.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences … Son of Paul and Lisa Highsmith.

Recent Games
Feb 7 at Emory L, 74-73
Feb 12 Case W, 107-98
Feb 14 Carnegie Mellon W, 80-75
Feb 19 at Brandeis W, 88-62
Feb 21 at New York W, 71-70
Feb 27 at Chicago W, 67-54
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 13
Games started 13 7
Minutes 515 256
Minutes per game 21.5 19.7
FG 80-160 42-83
FG Pct 50.0 50.6
3PT 0-1 0-1
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 34-47 18-22
FT Pct 72.3 81.8
Off rebounds 43 19
Def rebounds 54 25
Total rebounds 97 44
Rebounds per game 4.0 3.4
Personal fouls 55 27
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 24 10
Turnovers 25 8
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.3
Steals 16 6
Blocks 12 6
Points 194 102
Points per game 8.1 7.8
Points per 40 min 15.1 15.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 14 Blackburn W, 90-60 - 16 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 12
Nov 20 Pomona-Pitzer W, 87-65 - 21 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 10
Nov 21 Johns Hopkins W, 78-62 - 13 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 27 at Spalding W, 74-49 - 12 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 29 at Hanover W, 84-64 - 15 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 5 at Illinois Wesleyan L, 67-57 1 26 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 6
Dec 9 Webster W, 79-72 1 35 7-12 58.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 16
Dec 12 #1 Augustana (Ill.) L, 70-67 1 26 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Dec 17 at Fontbonne W, 74-69 1 33 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 9
Dec 29 vs. Centre W, 75-67 1 31 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 14
Dec 30 at Wittenberg L, 72-61 1 31 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 10
Jan 9 #16 Chicago L, 70-69 1 27 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 15
Jan 15 at Case W, 96-80 1 17 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 17 at Carnegie Mellon W, 92-84 1 22 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 22 Brandeis L, 69-66 1 17 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 6
Jan 24 #17 New York L, 75-72 1 23 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 14
Jan 29 Rochester (N.Y.) L, 75-73 1 31 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6-6 100.0 10
Jan 31 Emory L, 82-73 1 23 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 12
Feb 5 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 77-64 - 12 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 7 at Emory L, 74-73 - 18 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 12 Case W, 107-98 - 11 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 14 Carnegie Mellon W, 80-75 - 18 6-8 75.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 12
Feb 19 at Brandeis W, 88-62 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at New York W, 71-70 - 18 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 27 at Chicago W, 67-54 - 19 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 14 Blackburn W, 90-60 - 16 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 20 Pomona-Pitzer W, 87-65 - 21 0 4 4 2 1 2.0 3 1 1 -
Nov 21 Johns Hopkins W, 78-62 - 13 1 4 5 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Nov 27 at Spalding W, 74-49 - 12 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 1 2 1 -
Nov 29 at Hanover W, 84-64 - 15 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 -
Dec 5 at Illinois Wesleyan L, 67-57 1 26 3 0 3 0 2 0.0 3 1 2 0
Dec 9 Webster W, 79-72 1 35 4 4 8 4 3 1.3 0 0 2 -
Dec 12 #1 Augustana (Ill.) L, 70-67 1 26 4 1 5 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Dec 17 at Fontbonne W, 74-69 1 33 2 6 8 0 1 0.0 1 2 5 1
Dec 29 vs. Centre W, 75-67 1 31 3 4 7 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 30 at Wittenberg L, 72-61 1 31 3 3 6 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 9 #16 Chicago L, 70-69 1 27 4 2 6 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 15 at Case W, 96-80 1 17 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 1 2 3 -
Jan 17 at Carnegie Mellon W, 92-84 1 22 3 2 5 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 22 Brandeis L, 69-66 1 17 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 24 #17 New York L, 75-72 1 23 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 1 4 -
Jan 29 Rochester (N.Y.) L, 75-73 1 31 3 5 8 2 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 31 Emory L, 82-73 1 23 0 2 2 1 0 - 1 1 1 -
Feb 5 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 77-64 - 12 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 7 at Emory L, 74-73 - 18 1 1 2 2 0 - 0 1 1 -
Feb 12 Case W, 107-98 - 11 2 0 2 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 14 Carnegie Mellon W, 80-75 - 18 1 6 7 0 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 19 at Brandeis W, 88-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at New York W, 71-70 - 18 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 0
Feb 27 at Chicago W, 67-54 - 19 0 1 1 2 0 - 0 0 3 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 26 - 15.6 2.2-3.7 61.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-2.0 63.5 5.7
2015-16 24 13 21.5 3.3-6.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.4-2.0 72.3 8.1
2016-17 26 - 20.6 4.5-7.9 56.3 0.2-0.6 33.3 2.0-2.8 73.6 11.2
2017-18 25 25 23.9 3.6-8.4 43.1 1.5-3.6 41.8 1.3-2.2 60.0 10.1
Total 101 38 20.3 3.4-6.7 51.3 0.4-1.1 40.2 1.5-2.2 67.7 8.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 26 - 406 58-95 61.1 0-0 - 33-52 63.5 149
2015-16 24 13 515 80-160 50.0 0-1 0.0 34-47 72.3 194
2016-17 26 - 535 116-206 56.3 5-15 33.3 53-72 73.6 290
2017-18 25 25 597 91-211 43.1 38-91 41.8 33-55 60.0 253
Total 101 38 2053 345-672 51.3 43-107 40.2 153-226 67.7 886
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 26 - 15.6 5.7-9.4 61.1 0.0-0.0 - 3.3-5.1 63.5 14.7
2015-16 24 13 21.5 6.2-12.4 50.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.6-3.7 72.3 15.1
2016-17 26 - 20.6 8.7-15.4 56.3 0.4-1.1 33.3 4.0-5.4 73.6 21.7
2017-18 25 25 23.9 6.1-14.1 43.1 2.5-6.1 41.8 2.2-3.7 60.0 17.0
Total 101 38 20.3 6.7-13.1 51.3 0.8-2.1 40.2 3.0-4.4 67.7 17.3
  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 26 - 15.6 0.7 1.5 2.2 1.8 0.0 1.1 1.0 1.0 0.6 0.2
2015-16 24 13 21.5 1.8 2.3 4.0 2.3 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.5
2016-17 26 - 20.6 1.5 2.8 4.3 2.2 0.0 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.3 0.0
2017-18 25 25 23.9 1.7 1.8 3.5 2.0 0.0 1.8 1.5 1.2 0.6 0.2
Total 101 38 20.3 1.4 2.1 3.5 2.1 0.0 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.6 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 26 - 406 17 40 57 48 0 28 27 1.0 16 6
2015-16 24 13 515 43 54 97 55 1 24 25 1.0 16 12
2016-17 26 - 535 38 74 112 57 0 33 30 1.1 9 1
2017-18 25 25 597 42 46 88 51 1 45 38 1.2 16 6
Total 101 38 2053 140 214 354 211 2 130 120 1.1 57 25
  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 26 - 15.6 1.7 3.9 5.6 4.7 0.0 2.8 2.7 1.0 1.6 0.6
2015-16 24 13 21.5 3.3 4.2 7.5 4.3 0.1 1.9 1.9 1.0 1.2 0.9
2016-17 26 - 20.6 2.8 5.5 8.4 4.3 0.0 2.5 2.2 1.1 0.7 0.1
2017-18 25 25 23.9 2.8 3.1 5.9 3.4 0.1 3.0 2.5 1.2 1.1 0.4
Total 101 38 20.3 2.7 4.2 6.9 4.1 0.0 2.5 2.3 1.1 1.1 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 13 21.5 3.3-6.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.4-2.0 72.3 8.1
Conference 13 7 19.7 3.2-6.4 50.6 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.4-1.7 81.8 7.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 7 21.8 4.0-7.8 51.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.1-2.4 86.2 10.1
Away 11 5 20.3 2.3-5.0 45.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.5 52.9 5.4
Neutral 1 1 31.0 7.0-11.0 63.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-1.0 0.0 14.0
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Wins 14 5 20.1 3.3-6.1 53.5 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.5-1.9 77.8 8.1
Losses 10 8 23.4 3.4-7.4 45.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-2.0 65.0 8.1
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November 5 - 15.4 2.4-4.6 52.2 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-2.4 91.7 7.0
December 6 6 30.3 4.3-9.0 48.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-2.2 38.5 9.5
January 7 7 22.9 4.1-8.1 50.9 0.0-0.0 - 2.1-2.6 83.3 10.4
February 6 - 16.0 2.2-4.3 50.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.5-0.7 75.0 4.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 13 515 80-160 50.0 0-1 0.0 34-47 72.3 194
Conference 13 7 256 42-83 50.6 0-1 0.0 18-22 81.8 102
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 7 261 48-94 51.1 0-1 0.0 25-29 86.2 121
Away 11 5 223 25-55 45.5 0-0 - 9-17 52.9 59
Neutral 1 1 31 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 14
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Wins 14 5 281 46-86 53.5 0-1 0.0 21-27 77.8 113
Losses 10 8 234 34-74 45.9 0-0 - 13-20 65.0 81
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November 5 - 77 12-23 52.2 0-0 - 11-12 91.7 35
December 6 6 182 26-54 48.1 0-0 - 5-13 38.5 57
January 7 7 160 29-57 50.9 0-0 - 15-18 83.3 73
February 6 - 96 13-26 50.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 29
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 13 21.5 6.2-12.4 50.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.6-3.7 72.3 15.1
Conference 13 7 19.7 6.6-13.0 50.6 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.8-3.4 81.8 15.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 7 21.8 7.4-14.4 51.1 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.8-4.4 86.2 18.5
Away 11 5 20.3 4.5-9.9 45.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.6-3.0 52.9 10.6
Neutral 1 1 31.0 9.0-14.2 63.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-1.3 0.0 18.1
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Wins 14 5 20.1 6.5-12.2 53.5 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.0-3.8 77.8 16.1
Losses 10 8 23.4 5.8-12.6 45.9 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.4 65.0 13.8
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November 5 - 15.4 6.2-11.9 52.2 0.0-0.0 - 5.7-6.2 91.7 18.2
December 6 6 30.3 5.7-11.9 48.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-2.9 38.5 12.5
January 7 7 22.9 7.2-14.2 50.9 0.0-0.0 - 3.8-4.5 83.3 18.3
February 6 - 16.0 5.4-10.8 50.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 1.2-1.7 75.0 12.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 13 21.5 1.8 2.3 4.0 2.3 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.5
Conference 13 7 19.7 1.5 1.9 3.4 2.1 0.0 0.8 0.6 1.3 0.5 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 7 21.8 1.9 2.4 4.3 2.2 0.0 1.1 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.3
Away 11 5 20.3 1.5 1.9 3.5 2.5 0.1 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.6 0.8
Neutral 1 1 31.0 3.0 4.0 7.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 14 5 20.1 1.6 2.7 4.4 2.4 0.1 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.6 0.6
Losses 10 8 23.4 2.0 1.6 3.6 2.1 0.0 1.2 1.0 1.2 0.7 0.4
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November 5 - 15.4 1.0 2.2 3.2 2.0 0.0 0.8 1.2 0.7 0.8 0.6
December 6 6 30.3 3.2 3.0 6.2 3.0 0.2 1.7 1.8 0.9 1.0 0.5
January 7 7 22.9 2.0 2.0 4.0 2.4 - 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.6
February 6 - 16.0 0.8 1.8 2.7 1.7 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.5 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 13 515 43 54 97 55 1 24 25 1.0 16 12
Conference 13 7 256 19 25 44 27 0 10 8 1.3 6 6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 7 261 23 29 52 26 0 13 10 1.3 9 3
Away 11 5 223 17 21 38 27 1 10 14 0.7 7 9
Neutral 1 1 31 3 4 7 2 0 1 1 1.0 0 0
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Wins 14 5 281 23 38 61 34 1 12 15 0.8 9 8
Losses 10 8 234 20 16 36 21 0 12 10 1.2 7 4
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November 5 - 77 5 11 16 10 0 4 6 0.7 4 3
December 6 6 182 19 18 37 18 1 10 11 0.9 6 3
January 7 7 160 14 14 28 17 - 4 5 0.8 3 4
February 6 - 96 5 11 16 10 0 6 3 2.0 3 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 24 13 21.5 3.3 4.2 7.5 4.3 0.1 1.9 1.9 1.0 1.2 0.9
Conference 13 7 19.7 3.0 3.9 6.9 4.2 0.0 1.6 1.3 1.3 0.9 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 7 21.8 3.5 4.4 8.0 4.0 0.0 2.0 1.5 1.3 1.4 0.5
Away 11 5 20.3 3.0 3.8 6.8 4.8 0.2 1.8 2.5 0.7 1.3 1.6
Neutral 1 1 31.0 3.9 5.2 9.0 2.6 0.0 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 14 5 20.1 3.3 5.4 8.7 4.8 0.1 1.7 2.1 0.8 1.3 1.1
Losses 10 8 23.4 3.4 2.7 6.2 3.6 0.0 2.1 1.7 1.2 1.2 0.7
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November 5 - 15.4 2.6 5.7 8.3 5.2 0.0 2.1 3.1 0.7 2.1 1.6
December 6 6 30.3 4.2 4.0 8.1 4.0 0.2 2.2 2.4 0.9 1.3 0.7
January 7 7 22.9 3.5 3.5 7.0 4.3 0.0 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.8 1.0
February 6 - 16.0 2.1 4.6 6.7 4.2 0.0 2.5 1.3 2.0 1.3 0.8