11 - Necdet Gurkan
Necdet Gurkan
Height: 6-6
Weight: 210
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ankara, Turkey
High School: Cumhuriyet Anadolu Lisesi
Position: G
gp 15
pts/g 1.1
fg % 47.1
3pt % 16.7
ft % 0.0
reb/g 1.2
a/g 0.3

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14)
Competed in 15 games in his first season with the green and gold, appearing in 5.8 minutes per game… Earned an impressive 47.1 field goal average… Registered 1.1 points per game… Earned a season-high 6 points in the Lions’ win over Albany State (12/7/13) Recorded his first career point in the Lions’ victory over P.R.-Ponce in Puerto Rico… Tallied 1.2 rebounds per game.

CAREER
Graduate of Cumhuriyet Anadolu Lisesi...Played for YucetepeSpor Basketball Club under Coach Baki Sarica…member of HoopGroup Elite Camp…Named Most Improved Player at HoopGroup Elite Camp…A number of accomplishments in his home country of Turkey…Best rebounder in Turkey at his age group in 2013…Prizren Ankara Champions 2010-2011…Finished 5th in Ankara, Turkey in 2010-2011…MVP of International Tournament in 2011…Batumi International Tournament Championship 2011 where he was named the MVP of International Tournament…Macedonia scoring leader in 2011 International Tournament…Bosnia 2nd of International Tournament…Best Rebounder of FiveStar 2012 in Bosnia…Member of the Red Bull King of the Rock in 2010.

PERSONAL

Born June 22 in Ankara, Turkey.... Hobbies include reading, watching movies and traveling... Career goal is to play in the Euro League where he wants to win a European Championship...Names Greek basketball star Vassilis Spanoulis as his favorite athlete... Lists his favorite team as the greek soccer club Olympiacos F.C...Chose Saint Leo because of the basketball team’s prominence within the Sunshine State Conference.

Recent Games
Feb 26 at Eckerd W, 60-57
Mar 1 Nova Southeastern W, 81-68
Mar 6 vs. Lynn W, 63-53
Mar 8 vs. Tampa L, 60-59
Mar 15 vs. #21 West Ala. W, 75-67
Mar 16 vs. Delta St. L, 70-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 6
Games started - -
Minutes 87 25
Minutes per game 5.8 4.2
FG 8-17 0-2
FG Pct 47.1 0.0
3PT 1-6 0-0
3PT Pct 16.7 -
FT 0-1 0-0
FT Pct 0.0 -
Off rebounds 8 2
Def rebounds 10 2
Total rebounds 18 4
Rebounds per game 1.2 0.7
Personal fouls 6 3
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 5 2
Turnovers 6 2
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 1.0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Points 17 0
Points per game 1.1 0.0
Points per 40 min 7.8 0.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 vs. Florida National W, 89-74 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 9 vs. P.R.-Ponce W, 71-30 - 14 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 10 vs. UPR-Rio Piedras W, 70-59 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at UPR-Mayaguez W, 70-51 - 4 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 17 Shorter W, 89-81 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 19 Flagler W, 76-65 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 22 Virginia Union L, 68-62 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 USC Aiken W, 84-80 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 26 Elizabeth City St. W, 87-61 - 11 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 4
Dec 4 at Rollins L, 74-68 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 Albany St. (Ga.) W, 96-62 - 19 3-7 42.9 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 20 at Palm Beach Atl. W, 72-63 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 22 Shaw W, 79-68 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 Florida Tech W, 92-80 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 8 at Tampa L, 59-57 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Barry W, 84-81 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 15 Fla. Southern L, 92-86 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Palm Beach Atl. W, 74-71 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Eckerd W, 64-57 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Lynn W, 78-64 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 at Nova Southeastern L, 89-63 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 1 Rollins L, 61-59 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Florida Tech W, 67-64 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 8 Barry W, 78-58 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 12 Tampa W, 57-51 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Fla. Southern W, 76-73 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Lynn L, 63-60 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Eckerd W, 60-57 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Nova Southeastern W, 81-68 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 6 vs. Lynn W, 63-53 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Tampa L, 60-59 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. #21 West Ala. W, 75-67 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Delta St. L, 70-61 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 vs. Florida National W, 89-74 - 2 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 9 vs. P.R.-Ponce W, 71-30 - 14 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 10 vs. UPR-Rio Piedras W, 70-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at UPR-Mayaguez W, 70-51 - 4 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 17 Shorter W, 89-81 - 2 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 19 Flagler W, 76-65 - 4 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 22 Virginia Union L, 68-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 USC Aiken W, 84-80 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 26 Elizabeth City St. W, 87-61 - 11 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 4 at Rollins L, 74-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 Albany St. (Ga.) W, 96-62 - 19 2 2 4 2 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 20 at Palm Beach Atl. W, 72-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 22 Shaw W, 79-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 Florida Tech W, 92-80 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 8 at Tampa L, 59-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Barry W, 84-81 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 15 Fla. Southern L, 92-86 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Palm Beach Atl. W, 74-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Eckerd W, 64-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Lynn W, 78-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 at Nova Southeastern L, 89-63 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 1 Rollins L, 61-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Florida Tech W, 67-64 - 7 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 8 Barry W, 78-58 - 9 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 12 Tampa W, 57-51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Fla. Southern W, 76-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Lynn L, 63-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Eckerd W, 60-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Nova Southeastern W, 81-68 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 6 vs. Lynn W, 63-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Tampa L, 60-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. #21 West Ala. W, 75-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Delta St. L, 70-61 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 15 - 5.8 0.5-1.1 47.1 0.1-0.4 16.7 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.1
2014-15 4 - 5.8 0.2-1.2 20.0 0.2-0.5 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.8
Total 19 - 5.8 0.5-1.2 40.9 0.1-0.4 25.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 15 - 87 8-17 47.1 1-6 16.7 0-1 0.0 17
2014-15 4 - 23 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Total 19 - 110 9-22 40.9 2-8 25.0 0-1 0.0 20
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 15 - 5.8 3.7-7.8 47.1 0.5-2.8 16.7 0.0-0.5 0.0 7.8
2014-15 4 - 5.8 1.7-8.7 20.0 1.7-3.5 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.2
Total 19 - 5.8 3.3-8.0 40.9 0.7-2.9 25.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 7.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 15 - 5.8 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.8 0.0 0.0
2014-15 4 - 5.8 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.2 - 0.8 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Total 19 - 5.8 0.5 0.6 1.1 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.3 1.3 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 15 - 87 8 10 18 6 0 5 6 0.8 0 0
2014-15 4 - 23 1 1 2 1 - 3 0 - 0 0
Total 19 - 110 9 11 20 7 0 8 6 1.3 0 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 15 - 5.8 3.7 4.6 8.3 2.8 0.0 2.3 2.8 0.8 0.0 0.0
2014-15 4 - 5.8 1.7 1.7 3.5 1.7 0.0 5.2 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Total 19 - 5.8 3.3 4.0 7.3 2.5 0.0 2.9 2.2 1.3 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 15 - 5.8 0.5-1.1 47.1 0.1-0.4 16.7 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.1
Conference 6 - 4.2 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 8 - 6.2 0.6-1.4 45.5 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.2
Away 4 - 4.5 0.2-0.5 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.5
Neutral 3 - 6.3 0.7-1.3 50.0 0.3-0.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.7

Wins 13 - 6.2 0.6-1.2 50.0 0.1-0.4 20.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.3
Losses 2 - 3.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

November 7 - 5.7 0.7-1.0 71.4 0.1-0.3 50.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.6
December 1 - 19.0 3.0-7.0 42.9 0.0-3.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 6.0
January 3 - 2.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 2 - 8.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
March 2 - 2.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 15 - 87 8-17 47.1 1-6 16.7 0-1 0.0 17
Conference 6 - 25 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 8 - 50 5-11 45.5 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 10
Away 4 - 18 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Neutral 3 - 19 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5

Wins 13 - 81 8-16 50.0 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 17
Losses 2 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0

November 7 - 40 5-7 71.4 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 11
December 1 - 19 3-7 42.9 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 6
January 3 - 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
February 2 - 16 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
March 2 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 15 - 5.8 3.7-7.8 47.1 0.5-2.8 16.7 0.0-0.5 0.0 7.8
Conference 6 - 4.2 0.0-3.2 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 8 - 6.2 4.0-8.8 45.5 0.0-3.2 0.0 0.0-0.8 0.0 8.0
Away 4 - 4.5 2.2-4.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 4.4
Neutral 3 - 6.3 4.2-8.4 50.0 2.1-4.2 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 10.5

Wins 13 - 6.2 4.0-7.9 50.0 0.5-2.5 20.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 8.4
Losses 2 - 3.0 0.0-6.7 0.0 0.0-6.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

November 7 - 5.7 5.0-7.0 71.4 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 11.0
December 1 - 19.0 6.3-14.7 42.9 0.0-6.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 12.6
January 3 - 2.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 2 - 8.0 0.0-5.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
March 2 - 2.0 0.0-10.0 0.0 0.0-10.0 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 15 - 5.8 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.8 0.0 0.0
Conference 6 - 4.2 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 8 - 6.2 0.6 0.9 1.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.4 1.3 0.0 0.0
Away 4 - 4.5 0.8 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.8 0.3 0.0 0.0
Neutral 3 - 6.3 0.0 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

Wins 13 - 6.2 0.6 0.8 1.4 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.8 0.0 0.0
Losses 2 - 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

November 7 - 5.7 0.6 0.9 1.4 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.0
December 1 - 19.0 2.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
January 3 - 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
February 2 - 8.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 - 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
March 2 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 15 - 87 8 10 18 6 0 5 6 0.8 0 0
Conference 6 - 25 2 2 4 3 0 2 2 1.0 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 8 - 50 5 7 12 4 0 4 3 1.3 0 0
Away 4 - 18 3 1 4 1 0 1 3 0.3 0 0
Neutral 3 - 19 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0

Wins 13 - 81 8 10 18 6 0 5 6 0.8 0 0
Losses 2 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0

November 7 - 40 4 6 10 3 0 1 4 0.2 0 0
December 1 - 19 2 2 4 0 0 2 0 - 0 0
January 3 - 8 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0
February 2 - 16 2 2 4 2 - 2 2 1.0 0 0
March 2 - 4 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 15 - 5.8 3.7 4.6 8.3 2.8 0.0 2.3 2.8 0.8 0.0 0.0
Conference 6 - 4.2 3.2 3.2 6.4 4.8 0.0 3.2 3.2 1.0 0.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 8 - 6.2 4.0 5.6 9.6 3.2 0.0 3.2 2.4 1.3 0.0 0.0
Away 4 - 4.5 6.7 2.2 8.9 2.2 0.0 2.2 6.7 0.3 0.0 0.0
Neutral 3 - 6.3 0.0 4.2 4.2 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

Wins 13 - 6.2 4.0 4.9 8.9 3.0 0.0 2.5 3.0 0.8 0.0 0.0
Losses 2 - 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

November 7 - 5.7 4.0 6.0 10.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 4.0 0.2 0.0 0.0
December 1 - 19.0 4.2 4.2 8.4 0.0 0.0 4.2 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
January 3 - 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
February 2 - 8.0 5.0 5.0 10.0 5.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
March 2 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0