12 Caroline Ballard
12 Caroline Ballard
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Manhattan, Kan.
High School: Manhattan
Position: G/F
gp 27
pts/g 4.5
fg % 38.5
3pt % 32.8
ft % 82.6
reb/g 2.9
a/g 0.8

2017-18: Averaged 13.8 minutes in 27 games played, including one start, scoring 4.5 points and 2.9 rebounds per game while swiping the second most steals on the team with 28 and dishing out 21 assists ... Scored in double figures three times including a season-high 16 against Case Western Reserve on Feb. 16 on 5-of-10 shooting, where all five drained shots came from three-point range ... Secured a season-best seven rebounds at Chicago on Feb. 24 ... Finished the Jan. 12 game against Brandeis with a season-best four steals.

2016-17: Appeared in 13 games as a sophmore ... Averaged 1.3 points and 1.2 rebounds per game ... Scored a season-high five points vs. CMS (11/19). 

2015-16: Appeared in 14 games as a freshman ... Averaged 1.2 points and 1.1 rebounds per game ... Scored season-high nine-points on 3-of-4 shooting in NCAA First Round vs. Greenville (3/4) ... Pulled down season-high three rebounds in three contests.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Manhattan High School ... Team captain ... Led team in scoring, rebounding and assists as a senior ... First-team all-league, all area and Second-team all-State as a senior ... Finished as school’s No. 4 all-time leading scorer and No. 6 in rebounds ... Team qualified for state finals three times ... Won three league titles (two undefeated) and finished with four-year record of 75-18 ... Two-time all-league ... KBCA All-Star Game participant ... McDonald’s All-America nominee ... AP Scholar ... Kansas Scholar ... 4.0 Honor Roll ... Rotary Student of the Month.

PERSONAL: Majoring in biology ... Daughter of Steve and Becky Ballard ... Brother, Joe, plays football at Rice ... Grandfather, Ross Ballard, played basketball at Kansas State (1956-59), and was on 1958 Final Four Team  ... Sports Information Intern.

Recent Games
Feb 11 at New York L, 82-79
Feb 16 Case W, 99-61
Feb 18 Carnegie Mellon W, 86-66
Feb 24 at #10 Chicago L, 96-90
Mar 2 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 75-57
Mar 3 at #4 Hope L, 85-69
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 14
Games started 1 -
Minutes 372 179
Minutes per game 13.8 12.8
FG 40-104 22-57
FG Pct 38.5 38.6
3PT 22-67 12-39
3PT Pct 32.8 30.8
FT 19-23 13-16
FT Pct 82.6 81.3
Off rebounds 14 7
Def rebounds 64 32
Total rebounds 78 39
Rebounds per game 2.9 2.8
Personal fouls 59 30
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 21 9
Turnovers 28 17
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 0.5
Steals 28 13
Blocks 9 1
Points 121 69
Points per game 4.5 4.9
Points per 40 min 13.0 15.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 17 vs. Luther W, 68-45 - 15 0-6 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Wisconsin Lutheran L, 63-50 - 14 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 25 vs. #25 Illinois Wesleyan W, 89-81 - 14 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 8
Nov 26 at #15 DePauw W, 77-75 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 1 Oglethorpe W, 90-79 - 13 3-4 75.0 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 10
Dec 2 Austin L, 85-77 - 14 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 6 Greenville W, 83-56 - 13 4-5 80.0 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 11
Dec 10 at Millikin W, 81-64 - 17 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 12 at Fontbonne W, 72-47 1 25 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 29 Hendrix W, 69-34 - 21 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 30 Wis.-Platteville W, 73-65 - 13 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 5
Jan 6 Chicago L, 82-76 - 14 3-6 50.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 12 Brandeis L, 92-84 - 10 1-5 20.0 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 4
Jan 14 New York W, 84-69 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 19 at Case W, 78-61 - 10 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 21 at Carnegie Mellon W, 83-69 - 16 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 26 at #7 Rochester L, 69-65 - 10 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 28 at Emory W, 78-64 - 16 3-6 50.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 2 #11 Rochester W, 71-52 - 14 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 4-4 100.0 7
Feb 4 Emory W, 75-63 - 12 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 9 at Brandeis W, 90-54 - 11 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 11 at New York L, 82-79 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 16 Case W, 99-61 - 16 5-10 50.0 5-8 62.5 1-2 50.0 16
Feb 18 Carnegie Mellon W, 86-66 - 18 2-5 40.0 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 24 at #10 Chicago L, 96-90 - 19 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 2 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 75-57 - 20 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 3 at #4 Hope L, 85-69 - 10 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 17 vs. Luther W, 68-45 - 15 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 0
Nov 18 at Wisconsin Lutheran L, 63-50 - 14 0 0 0 1 0 - 2 0 0 -
Nov 25 vs. #25 Illinois Wesleyan W, 89-81 - 14 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 5 1
Nov 26 at #15 DePauw W, 77-75 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 0
Dec 1 Oglethorpe W, 90-79 - 13 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 -
Dec 2 Austin L, 85-77 - 14 1 4 5 0 2 0.0 2 1 4 -
Dec 6 Greenville W, 83-56 - 13 2 4 6 1 2 0.5 0 1 0 -
Dec 10 at Millikin W, 81-64 - 17 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 0
Dec 12 at Fontbonne W, 72-47 1 25 0 6 6 3 4 0.8 3 1 3 0
Dec 29 Hendrix W, 69-34 - 21 0 4 4 1 0 - 2 1 0 -
Dec 30 Wis.-Platteville W, 73-65 - 13 0 2 2 1 0 - 2 0 3 -
Jan 6 Chicago L, 82-76 - 14 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 4 -
Jan 12 Brandeis L, 92-84 - 10 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 4 0 5 1
Jan 14 New York W, 84-69 - 4 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 19 at Case W, 78-61 - 10 1 1 2 0 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 21 at Carnegie Mellon W, 83-69 - 16 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Jan 26 at #7 Rochester L, 69-65 - 10 0 3 3 0 4 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 28 at Emory W, 78-64 - 16 2 3 5 3 0 - 1 0 3 -
Feb 2 #11 Rochester W, 71-52 - 14 0 3 3 0 0 - 2 0 0 -
Feb 4 Emory W, 75-63 - 12 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 9 at Brandeis W, 90-54 - 11 0 1 1 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Feb 11 at New York L, 82-79 - 9 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 -
Feb 16 Case W, 99-61 - 16 1 3 4 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 18 Carnegie Mellon W, 86-66 - 18 2 1 3 2 2 1.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 24 at #10 Chicago L, 96-90 - 19 0 7 7 0 3 0.0 1 1 2 0
Mar 2 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 75-57 - 20 0 4 4 1 0 - 1 1 1 0
Mar 3 at #4 Hope L, 85-69 - 10 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 1 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 14 - 2.3 0.4-0.9 41.7 0.2-0.4 60.0 0.3-0.4 66.7 1.2
2016-17 13 - 5.9 0.4-1.8 20.8 0.1-0.7 11.1 0.3-0.5 66.7 1.2
2017-18 27 1 13.8 1.5-3.9 38.5 0.8-2.5 32.8 0.7-0.9 82.6 4.5
2018-19 8 7 20.6 2.1-5.9 36.2 1.2-3.9 32.3 0.5-1.1 44.4 6.0
Total 62 8 10.4 1.1-3.0 35.8 0.6-1.8 32.1 0.5-0.7 70.5 3.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 14 - 32 5-12 41.7 3-5 60.0 4-6 66.7 17
2016-17 13 - 77 5-24 20.8 1-9 11.1 4-6 66.7 15
2017-18 27 1 372 40-104 38.5 22-67 32.8 19-23 82.6 121
2018-19 8 7 165 17-47 36.2 10-31 32.3 4-9 44.4 48
Total 62 8 646 67-187 35.8 36-112 32.1 31-44 70.5 201
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 14 - 2.3 6.2-15.0 41.7 3.8-6.2 60.0 5.0-7.5 66.7 21.3
2016-17 13 - 5.9 2.6-12.5 20.8 0.5-4.7 11.1 2.1-3.1 66.7 7.8
2017-18 27 1 13.8 4.3-11.2 38.5 2.4-7.2 32.8 2.0-2.5 82.6 13.0
2018-19 8 7 20.6 4.1-11.4 36.2 2.4-7.5 32.3 1.0-2.2 44.4 11.6
Total 62 8 10.4 4.1-11.6 35.8 2.2-6.9 32.1 1.9-2.7 70.5 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
2015-16 14 - 2.3 0.5 0.6 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1
2016-17 13 - 5.9 0.7 0.9 1.6 1.0 0.0 0.7 0.5 1.5 0.6 0.2
2017-18 27 1 13.8 0.5 2.4 2.9 2.2 0.1 0.8 1.0 0.8 1.0 0.3
2018-19 8 7 20.6 0.9 3.3 4.1 1.8 0.1 2.3 0.8 3.0 1.3 0.6
Total 62 8 10.4 0.6 1.8 2.4 1.4 0.0 0.8 0.7 1.1 0.8 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 14 - 32 7 8 15 2 0 3 6 0.5 2 2
2016-17 13 - 77 9 12 21 13 0 9 6 1.5 8 3
2017-18 27 1 372 14 64 78 59 2 21 28 0.8 28 9
2018-19 8 7 165 7 26 33 14 1 18 6 3.0 10 5
Total 62 8 646 37 110 147 88 3 51 46 1.1 48 19
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 14 - 2.3 8.8 10.0 18.8 2.5 0.0 3.8 7.5 0.5 2.5 2.5
2016-17 13 - 5.9 4.7 6.2 10.9 6.8 0.0 4.7 3.1 1.5 4.2 1.6
2017-18 27 1 13.8 1.5 6.9 8.4 6.3 0.2 2.3 3.0 0.8 3.0 1.0
2018-19 8 7 20.6 1.7 6.3 8.0 3.4 0.2 4.4 1.5 3.0 2.4 1.2
Total 62 8 10.4 2.3 6.8 9.1 5.4 0.2 3.2 2.8 1.1 3.0 1.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 1 13.8 1.5-3.9 38.5 0.8-2.5 32.8 0.7-0.9 82.6 4.5
Conference 14 - 12.8 1.6-4.1 38.6 0.9-2.8 30.8 0.9-1.1 81.3 4.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 - 13.5 1.9-4.2 45.1 1.4-3.3 42.5 1.1-1.3 81.3 6.3
Away 12 1 13.4 1.2-3.2 35.9 0.3-1.8 19.0 0.4-0.5 83.3 3.1
Neutral 3 - 16.3 1.0-4.7 21.4 0.3-2.0 16.7 0.3-0.3 100.0 2.7
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Wins 19 1 14.3 1.6-3.8 41.1 0.9-2.5 36.2 0.9-1.0 89.5 4.9
Losses 8 - 12.5 1.2-3.9 32.3 0.6-2.5 25.0 0.2-0.5 50.0 3.4
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November 4 - 11.8 1.0-3.2 30.8 0.2-1.0 25.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 2.5
December 7 1 16.6 2.0-3.9 51.9 1.3-2.7 47.4 0.7-0.9 83.3 6.0
January 7 - 11.4 1.7-4.3 40.0 0.4-2.4 17.6 0.9-1.1 75.0 4.7
February 7 - 14.1 1.4-3.9 37.0 1.3-3.1 40.9 1.0-1.1 87.5 5.1
March 2 - 15.0 0.0-3.5 0.0 0.0-2.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 1 372 40-104 38.5 22-67 32.8 19-23 82.6 121
Conference 14 - 179 22-57 38.6 12-39 30.8 13-16 81.3 69
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 - 162 23-51 45.1 17-40 42.5 13-16 81.3 76
Away 12 1 161 14-39 35.9 4-21 19.0 5-6 83.3 37
Neutral 3 - 49 3-14 21.4 1-6 16.7 1-1 100.0 8
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Wins 19 1 272 30-73 41.1 17-47 36.2 17-19 89.5 94
Losses 8 - 100 10-31 32.3 5-20 25.0 2-4 50.0 27
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November 4 - 47 4-13 30.8 1-4 25.0 1-1 100.0 10
December 7 1 116 14-27 51.9 9-19 47.4 5-6 83.3 42
January 7 - 80 12-30 40.0 3-17 17.6 6-8 75.0 33
February 7 - 99 10-27 37.0 9-22 40.9 7-8 87.5 36
March 2 - 30 0-7 0.0 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 0
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 1 13.8 4.3-11.2 38.5 2.4-7.2 32.8 2.0-2.5 82.6 13.0
Conference 14 - 12.8 4.9-12.7 38.6 2.7-8.7 30.8 2.9-3.6 81.3 15.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 - 13.5 5.7-12.6 45.1 4.2-9.9 42.5 3.2-4.0 81.3 18.8
Away 12 1 13.4 3.5-9.7 35.9 1.0-5.2 19.0 1.2-1.5 83.3 9.2
Neutral 3 - 16.3 2.4-11.4 21.4 0.8-4.9 16.7 0.8-0.8 100.0 6.5
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Wins 19 1 14.3 4.4-10.7 41.1 2.5-6.9 36.2 2.5-2.8 89.5 13.8
Losses 8 - 12.5 4.0-12.4 32.3 2.0-8.0 25.0 0.8-1.6 50.0 10.8
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November 4 - 11.8 3.4-11.1 30.8 0.9-3.4 25.0 0.9-0.9 100.0 8.5
December 7 1 16.6 4.8-9.3 51.9 3.1-6.6 47.4 1.7-2.1 83.3 14.5
January 7 - 11.4 6.0-15.0 40.0 1.5-8.5 17.6 3.0-4.0 75.0 16.5
February 7 - 14.1 4.0-10.9 37.0 3.6-8.9 40.9 2.8-3.2 87.5 14.5
March 2 - 15.0 0.0-9.3 0.0 0.0-6.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 1 13.8 0.5 2.4 2.9 2.2 0.1 0.8 1.0 0.8 1.0 0.3
Conference 14 - 12.8 0.5 2.3 2.8 2.1 0.1 0.6 1.2 0.5 0.9 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 - 13.5 0.5 2.4 2.9 1.8 0.1 0.6 0.9 0.6 1.2 0.3
Away 12 1 13.4 0.4 2.3 2.7 2.4 0.0 1.0 1.3 0.8 1.0 0.3
Neutral 3 - 16.3 1.0 2.7 3.7 3.0 0.3 0.7 0.3 2.0 0.7 0.3
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Wins 19 1 14.3 0.7 2.3 3.0 1.8 0.1 0.9 0.8 1.1 0.9 0.3
Losses 8 - 12.5 0.1 2.5 2.6 3.0 0.1 0.4 1.5 0.3 1.4 0.4
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November 4 - 11.8 0.8 1.0 1.8 2.5 0.3 0.5 0.3 2.0 0.8 0.3
December 7 1 16.6 0.6 3.3 3.9 2.0 0.0 1.3 1.4 0.9 1.4 0.7
January 7 - 11.4 0.6 1.9 2.4 2.7 0.1 0.7 1.1 0.6 0.9 0.0
February 7 - 14.1 0.4 2.7 3.1 1.6 0.0 0.6 1.3 0.4 1.0 0.1
March 2 - 15.0 0.0 2.5 2.5 2.5 0.0 0.5 0.0 - 1.0 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 1 372 14 64 78 59 2 21 28 0.8 28 9
Conference 14 - 179 7 32 39 30 1 9 17 0.5 13 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 - 162 6 29 35 21 1 7 11 0.6 14 4
Away 12 1 161 5 27 32 29 0 12 16 0.8 12 4
Neutral 3 - 49 3 8 11 9 1 2 1 2.0 2 1
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Wins 19 1 272 13 44 57 35 1 18 16 1.1 17 6
Losses 8 - 100 1 20 21 24 1 3 12 0.3 11 3
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November 4 - 47 3 4 7 10 1 2 1 2.0 3 1
December 7 1 116 4 23 27 14 0 9 10 0.9 10 5
January 7 - 80 4 13 17 19 1 5 8 0.6 6 0
February 7 - 99 3 19 22 11 0 4 9 0.4 7 1
March 2 - 30 0 5 5 5 0 1 0 - 2 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 27 1 13.8 1.5 6.9 8.4 6.3 0.2 2.3 3.0 0.8 3.0 1.0
Conference 14 - 12.8 1.6 7.2 8.7 6.7 0.2 2.0 3.8 0.5 2.9 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 - 13.5 1.5 7.2 8.6 5.2 0.2 1.7 2.7 0.6 3.5 1.0
Away 12 1 13.4 1.2 6.7 8.0 7.2 0.0 3.0 4.0 0.8 3.0 1.0
Neutral 3 - 16.3 2.4 6.5 9.0 7.3 0.8 1.6 0.8 2.0 1.6 0.8
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Wins 19 1 14.3 1.9 6.5 8.4 5.1 0.1 2.6 2.4 1.1 2.5 0.9
Losses 8 - 12.5 0.4 8.0 8.4 9.6 0.4 1.2 4.8 0.3 4.4 1.2
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November 4 - 11.8 2.6 3.4 6.0 8.5 0.9 1.7 0.9 2.0 2.6 0.9
December 7 1 16.6 1.4 7.9 9.3 4.8 0.0 3.1 3.4 0.9 3.4 1.7
January 7 - 11.4 2.0 6.5 8.5 9.5 0.5 2.5 4.0 0.6 3.0 0.0
February 7 - 14.1 1.2 7.7 8.9 4.4 0.0 1.6 3.6 0.4 2.8 0.4
March 2 - 15.0 0.0 6.7 6.7 6.7 0.0 1.3 0.0 - 2.7 2.7