22 Katherine Strong
22 - Katherine Strong
Height: 5-11
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago Heights, Ill.
High School: Bloom
Position: G
gp 30
pts/g 3.8
fg % 43.8
3pt % 16.7
ft % 46.7
reb/g 2.9
a/g 0.4

2015-16 Highlights (Freshman Season) 

  • Appeared in 26 games 
  • Best outing came against Coppin St. in the opening game of the season (11/13) where she scored eight points and grabbed two rebounds in 18 minutes 
  • Registered eight points against Maryland Eastern Shore (12/13) connecting on 2-3 3-pointers in the contest

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Earned Southland All-Conference and All-Area honors her first two seasons at Bloom High School 
  • Sat out her junior season with an ACL injury
  • The highly touted recruit split her AAU basketball time between the Illinois Wolverines and Mac Irvin Godfather, two of the most highly competitive AAU teams in the Chicago area.
Recent Games
Feb 12 at Duquesne L, 70-51
Feb 15 Saint Joseph's L, 80-70
Feb 18 at St. Bonaventure W, 77-60
Feb 21 Davidson W, 54-47
Feb 26 No. 9 Richmond W, 72-64
Mar 3 vs. No. 1 Dayton L, 77-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 16
Games started - -
Minutes 383 200
Minutes per game 12.8 12.5
FG 49-112 25-56
FG Pct 43.8 44.6
3PT 2-12 1-6
3PT Pct 16.7 16.7
FT 14-30 9-22
FT Pct 46.7 40.9
Off rebounds 45 18
Def rebounds 42 17
Total rebounds 87 35
Rebounds per game 2.9 2.2
Personal fouls 41 17
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 12 7
Turnovers 28 14
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.5
Steals 8 5
Blocks 2 1
Points 114 60
Points per game 3.8 3.8
Points per 40 min 11.9 12.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 11 Coppin St. W, 73-44 - 14 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 15 Minnesota L, 79-69 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Nov 19 at Campbell W, 66-53 - 9 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 22 IUPUI L, 71-62 - 14 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 24 vs. American W, 68-62 - 12 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Nov 25 vs. Villanova W, 68-66 - 18 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 30 Iona L, 59-57 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 2 at George Washington L, 81-67 - 19 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 4
Dec 7 at Furman W, 75-61 - 17 4-7 57.1 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 10
Dec 9 at Old Dominion L, 70-60 - 17 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 11 UNC Greensboro W, 65-54 - 19 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 17 at Mississippi L, 77-57 - 13 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Dec 21 at Wake Forest L, 60-54 - 16 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 29 Brown W, 85-72 - 11 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 1 La Salle W, 61-56 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 5 Richmond W, 62-55 - 20 0-7 0.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Jan 8 Saint Louis L, 62-48 - 9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 11 at Saint Joseph's L, 64-58 - 20 6-7 85.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
Jan 15 at George Mason L, 70-59 - 21 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 18 Rhode Island W, 68-57 - 13 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 21 at Fordham W, 61-58 - 3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 28 Massachusetts W, 55-52 - 9 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 31 at Richmond W, 57-55 - 19 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 2-5 40.0 9
Feb 4 Dayton L, 68-48 - 19 3-9 33.3 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Feb 8 at Saint Louis L, 77-72 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 12 at Duquesne L, 70-51 - 13 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 7
Feb 15 Saint Joseph's L, 80-70 - 13 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 2
Feb 18 at St. Bonaventure W, 77-60 - 6 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 21 Davidson W, 54-47 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 26 No. 9 Richmond W, 72-64 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. No. 1 Dayton L, 77-61 - 16 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 11 Coppin St. W, 73-44 - 14 3 3 6 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Nov 15 Minnesota L, 79-69 - 3 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 19 at Campbell W, 66-53 - 9 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 0
Nov 22 IUPUI L, 71-62 - 14 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 24 vs. American W, 68-62 - 12 3 0 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 25 vs. Villanova W, 68-66 - 18 2 3 5 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 30 Iona L, 59-57 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 2 at George Washington L, 81-67 - 19 3 0 3 0 2 0.0 0 1 2 -
Dec 7 at Furman W, 75-61 - 17 2 2 4 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 9 at Old Dominion L, 70-60 - 17 2 5 7 1 3 0.3 0 1 4 -
Dec 11 UNC Greensboro W, 65-54 - 19 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 17 at Mississippi L, 77-57 - 13 2 0 2 0 0 - 0 0 4 -
Dec 21 at Wake Forest L, 60-54 - 16 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 29 Brown W, 85-72 - 11 0 0 0 3 1 3.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 1 La Salle W, 61-56 - 6 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 5 Richmond W, 62-55 - 20 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 8 Saint Louis L, 62-48 - 9 2 0 2 3 2 1.5 0 0 1 -
Jan 11 at Saint Joseph's L, 64-58 - 20 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Jan 15 at George Mason L, 70-59 - 21 1 6 7 0 2 0.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 18 Rhode Island W, 68-57 - 13 1 3 4 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 21 at Fordham W, 61-58 - 3 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 28 Massachusetts W, 55-52 - 9 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 31 at Richmond W, 57-55 - 19 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 4 Dayton L, 68-48 - 19 4 3 7 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 8 at Saint Louis L, 77-72 - 7 2 0 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 12 at Duquesne L, 70-51 - 13 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 15 Saint Joseph's L, 80-70 - 13 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 18 at St. Bonaventure W, 77-60 - 6 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 21 Davidson W, 54-47 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 26 No. 9 Richmond W, 72-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. No. 1 Dayton L, 77-61 - 16 5 2 7 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 26 - 7.2 0.7-2.5 29.7 0.3-1.4 25.0 0.3-0.7 47.4 2.2
2016-17 30 - 12.8 1.6-3.7 43.8 0.1-0.4 16.7 0.5-1.0 46.7 3.8
Total 56 - 10.2 1.2-3.1 38.6 0.2-0.9 22.9 0.4-0.9 46.9 3.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 26 - 186 19-64 29.7 9-36 25.0 9-19 47.4 56
2016-17 30 - 383 49-112 43.8 2-12 16.7 14-30 46.7 114
Total 56 - 569 68-176 38.6 11-48 22.9 23-49 46.9 170
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 26 - 7.2 4.1-13.8 29.7 1.9-7.7 25.0 1.9-4.1 47.4 12.0
2016-17 30 - 12.8 5.1-11.7 43.8 0.2-1.3 16.7 1.5-3.1 46.7 11.9
Total 56 - 10.2 4.8-12.4 38.6 0.8-3.4 22.9 1.6-3.4 46.9 12.0
  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 26 - 7.2 0.6 0.9 1.5 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.1
2016-17 30 - 12.8 1.5 1.4 2.9 1.4 0.0 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.1
Total 56 - 10.2 1.1 1.2 2.3 1.2 0.0 0.3 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 26 - 186 16 23 39 26 0 7 15 0.5 7 3
2016-17 30 - 383 45 42 87 41 0 12 28 0.4 8 2
Total 56 - 569 61 65 126 67 0 19 43 0.4 15 5
  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 26 - 7.2 3.4 4.9 8.4 5.6 0.0 1.5 3.2 0.5 1.5 0.6
2016-17 30 - 12.8 4.7 4.4 9.1 4.3 0.0 1.3 2.9 0.4 0.8 0.2
Total 56 - 10.2 4.3 4.6 8.9 4.7 0.0 1.3 3.0 0.4 1.1 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 - 12.8 1.6-3.7 43.8 0.1-0.4 16.7 0.5-1.0 46.7 3.8
Conference 16 - 12.5 1.6-3.5 44.6 0.1-0.4 16.7 0.6-1.4 40.9 3.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 - 11.2 1.0-2.9 35.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.4-0.7 50.0 2.4
Away 13 - 13.8 2.2-4.3 50.0 0.1-0.4 20.0 0.7-1.5 45.0 5.1
Neutral 3 - 15.3 2.3-5.3 43.8 0.3-1.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 5.0
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Wins 15 - 11.9 1.7-3.8 43.9 0.1-0.6 22.2 0.3-0.6 55.6 3.8
Losses 15 - 13.6 1.6-3.7 43.6 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.6-1.4 42.9 3.8
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November 7 - 10.6 1.7-3.4 50.0 0.1-0.4 33.3 0.1-0.3 50.0 3.7
December 7 - 16.0 1.9-5.1 36.1 0.0-0.6 0.0 0.6-1.1 50.0 4.3
January 9 - 13.3 1.7-3.6 46.9 0.1-0.4 25.0 0.6-1.2 45.5 4.0
February 6 - 10.2 1.3-3.0 44.4 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.7-1.5 44.4 3.3
March 1 - 16.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 - 383 49-112 43.8 2-12 16.7 14-30 46.7 114
Conference 16 - 200 25-56 44.6 1-6 16.7 9-22 40.9 60
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 14 - 157 14-40 35.0 0-4 0.0 5-10 50.0 33
Away 13 - 180 28-56 50.0 1-5 20.0 9-20 45.0 66
Neutral 3 - 46 7-16 43.8 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 15
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Wins 15 - 179 25-57 43.9 2-9 22.2 5-9 55.6 57
Losses 15 - 204 24-55 43.6 0-3 0.0 9-21 42.9 57
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November 7 - 74 12-24 50.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 26
December 7 - 112 13-36 36.1 0-4 0.0 4-8 50.0 30
January 9 - 120 15-32 46.9 1-4 25.0 5-11 45.5 36
February 6 - 61 8-18 44.4 0-1 0.0 4-9 44.4 20
March 1 - 16 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 - 12.8 5.1-11.7 43.8 0.2-1.3 16.7 1.5-3.1 46.7 11.9
Conference 16 - 12.5 5.0-11.2 44.6 0.2-1.2 16.7 1.8-4.4 40.9 12.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 - 11.2 3.6-10.2 35.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.3-2.5 50.0 8.4
Away 13 - 13.8 6.2-12.4 50.0 0.2-1.1 20.0 2.0-4.4 45.0 14.7
Neutral 3 - 15.3 6.1-13.9 43.8 0.9-2.6 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 13.0
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Wins 15 - 11.9 5.6-12.7 43.9 0.4-2.0 22.2 1.1-2.0 55.6 12.7
Losses 15 - 13.6 4.7-10.8 43.6 0.0-0.6 0.0 1.8-4.1 42.9 11.2
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November 7 - 10.6 6.5-13.0 50.0 0.5-1.6 33.3 0.5-1.1 50.0 14.1
December 7 - 16.0 4.6-12.9 36.1 0.0-1.4 0.0 1.4-2.9 50.0 10.7
January 9 - 13.3 5.0-10.7 46.9 0.3-1.3 25.0 1.7-3.7 45.5 12.0
February 6 - 10.2 5.2-11.8 44.4 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.6-5.9 44.4 13.1
March 1 - 16.0 2.5-5.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 5.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 - 12.8 1.5 1.4 2.9 1.4 0.0 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.1
Conference 16 - 12.5 1.1 1.1 2.2 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.9 0.5 0.3 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 - 11.2 1.2 1.0 2.2 1.1 - 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.1 0.0
Away 13 - 13.8 1.4 1.8 3.2 1.6 0.0 0.2 1.1 0.2 0.4 0.2
Neutral 3 - 15.3 3.3 1.7 5.0 1.3 - 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.0
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Wins 15 - 11.9 1.2 1.1 2.3 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.0
Losses 15 - 13.6 1.8 1.7 3.5 1.6 - 0.4 1.2 0.3 0.3 0.1
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November 7 - 10.6 1.9 1.4 3.3 1.3 0.0 0.1 1.0 0.1 0.3 0.0
December 7 - 16.0 1.7 1.9 3.6 2.3 - 0.6 1.3 0.4 0.0 0.3
January 9 - 13.3 0.9 1.2 2.1 1.2 - 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.4 0.0
February 6 - 10.2 1.2 1.0 2.2 0.7 0.0 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.0
March 1 - 16.0 5.0 2.0 7.0 1.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 - 383 45 42 87 41 0 12 28 0.4 8 2
Conference 16 - 200 18 17 35 17 0 7 14 0.5 5 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 - 157 17 14 31 16 - 8 12 0.7 2 0
Away 13 - 180 18 23 41 21 0 3 14 0.2 5 2
Neutral 3 - 46 10 5 15 4 - 1 2 0.5 1 0
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Wins 15 - 179 18 17 35 17 0 6 10 0.6 4 0
Losses 15 - 204 27 25 52 24 - 6 18 0.3 4 2
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November 7 - 74 13 10 23 9 0 1 7 0.1 2 0
December 7 - 112 12 13 25 16 - 4 9 0.4 0 2
January 9 - 120 8 11 19 11 - 6 7 0.9 4 0
February 6 - 61 7 6 13 4 0 1 5 0.2 1 0
March 1 - 16 5 2 7 1 - 0 0 - 1 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 30 - 12.8 4.7 4.4 9.1 4.3 0.0 1.3 2.9 0.4 0.8 0.2
Conference 16 - 12.5 3.6 3.4 7.0 3.4 0.0 1.4 2.8 0.5 1.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 - 11.2 4.3 3.6 7.9 4.1 0.0 2.0 3.1 0.7 0.5 0.0
Away 13 - 13.8 4.0 5.1 9.1 4.7 0.0 0.7 3.1 0.2 1.1 0.4
Neutral 3 - 15.3 8.7 4.3 13.0 3.5 0.0 0.9 1.7 0.5 0.9 0.0
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Wins 15 - 11.9 4.0 3.8 7.8 3.8 0.0 1.3 2.2 0.6 0.9 0.0
Losses 15 - 13.6 5.3 4.9 10.2 4.7 0.0 1.2 3.5 0.3 0.8 0.4
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November 7 - 10.6 7.0 5.4 12.4 4.9 0.0 0.5 3.8 0.1 1.1 0.0
December 7 - 16.0 4.3 4.6 8.9 5.7 0.0 1.4 3.2 0.4 0.0 0.7
January 9 - 13.3 2.7 3.7 6.3 3.7 0.0 2.0 2.3 0.9 1.3 0.0
February 6 - 10.2 4.6 3.9 8.5 2.6 0.0 0.7 3.3 0.2 0.7 0.0
March 1 - 16.0 12.5 5.0 17.5 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 2.5 0.0