0 E.C. Matthews
0 E.C. Matthews
Height: 6-5
Weight: 190
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
High School: Romulus
Position: G
gp 32
pts/g 14.3
fg % 42.1
3pt % 34.8
ft % 73.8
reb/g 4.3
a/g 2.3

At Romulus H.S.:

  • Consistently ranked among top 100 prospects in the nation by all major recruiting services
  • Named to the Associated Press Michigan Class A All-State team after helping to lead Romulus to its first State Championship since 1986
  • Also named to USA Today's All-State Dream Team after averaging 17.5 points, 7.2 rebounds, and 2.5 assists as a senior
  • Registered 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Eagles in the title game victory over Detroit Southeastern after pouring in 37 points in semifinals
  • One of three Division I signees from Romulus, which finished the 2012-13 season with a 22-3 mark and the No. 7 ranking on the MaxPreps Top 25 under head coach Nate Oats

Personal:

  • Elbert Clark Matthews was born on Oct. 3, 1995
  • Son of Regina Townsend
  • Has a brother Michael
  • Hopes to become a broadcaster when his playing career is over
  • Lists his favorite team as the Oklahoma City Thunder and LeBron James as his favorite NBA player
Recent Games
Feb 19 Saint Joseph's L, 57-54
Feb 22 at St. Bonaventure W, 87-78
Feb 26 at Massachusetts L, 70-67
Mar 1 Richmond W, 66-43
Mar 5 Fordham W, 77-65
Mar 13 vs. #6 Massachusetts L, 65-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 16
Games started 25 16
Minutes 1041 576
Minutes per game 32.5 36.0
FG 150-356 87-197
FG Pct 42.1 44.2
3PT 47-135 26-71
3PT Pct 34.8 36.6
FT 110-149 66-85
FT Pct 73.8 77.6
Off rebounds 28 14
Def rebounds 110 56
Total rebounds 138 70
Rebounds per game 4.3 4.4
Personal fouls 77 40
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 75 39
Turnovers 76 37
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.1
Steals 30 17
Blocks 22 14
Points 457 266
Points per game 14.3 16.6
Points per 40 min 17.6 18.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Maine W, 97-77 - 18 3-5 60.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Nov 11 at SMU L, 89-58 - 27 5-12 41.7 0-3 0.0 5-6 83.3 15
Nov 15 North Carolina A&T W, 72-59 - 22 6-11 54.5 1-4 25.0 5-7 71.4 18
Nov 18 vs. Metro State W, 66-63 - 32 5-14 35.7 3-5 60.0 3-4 75.0 16
Nov 19 at Arizona L, 87-59 - 24 0-6 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Nov 23 UMass Lowell W, 79-68 - 29 5-8 62.5 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 15
Nov 25 UNC Asheville W, 73-56 - 24 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 26 McNeese State W, 76-71 1 26 2-8 25.0 0-5 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 30 at George Mason L, 61-54 1 31 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 6
Dec 5 Providence L, 50-49 1 31 4-15 26.7 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 8 at Detroit L, 70-68 1 30 4-13 30.8 2-8 25.0 2-4 50.0 12
Dec 22 New Hampshire W, 62-45 1 33 3-10 30.0 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 8
Dec 28 Southern Miss. L, 77-64 1 31 5-12 41.7 3-7 42.9 4-5 80.0 17
Jan 2 at Brown W, 75-66 1 38 7-12 58.3 3-4 75.0 4-5 80.0 21
Jan 4 at LSU W, 74-70 1 36 6-12 50.0 2-3 66.7 7-9 77.8 21
Jan 7 Saint Louis L, 59-58 1 40 4-12 33.3 3-7 42.9 6-7 85.7 17
Jan 11 at George Washington L, 69-56 1 31 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 3-3 100.0 7
Jan 15 at La Salle L, 72-62 1 25 3-8 37.5 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 6
Jan 18 George Mason W, 71-69 1 40 3-12 25.0 2-3 66.7 6-8 75.0 14
Jan 22 at Saint Joseph's L, 61-57 1 36 2-12 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 25 Dayton W, 88-76 1 37 5-12 41.7 0-3 0.0 10-13 76.9 20
Feb 1 at Fordham L, 85-79 1 35 8-15 53.3 2-6 33.3 2-2 100.0 20
Feb 6 at VCU L, 68-52 1 36 1-6 16.7 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
Feb 9 Massachusetts L, 73-68 1 39 7-15 46.7 2-6 33.3 8-9 88.9 24
Feb 12 at Dayton L, 76-69 1 40 8-14 57.1 2-2 100.0 4-7 57.1 22
Feb 15 Duquesne L, 83-71 1 37 11-15 73.3 6-8 75.0 4-7 57.1 32
Feb 19 Saint Joseph's L, 57-54 1 35 6-13 46.2 1-4 25.0 4-4 100.0 17
Feb 22 at St. Bonaventure W, 87-78 1 38 8-16 50.0 2-5 40.0 6-7 85.7 24
Feb 26 at Massachusetts L, 70-67 1 35 5-9 55.6 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 14
Mar 1 Richmond W, 66-43 1 33 8-16 50.0 1-6 16.7 2-2 100.0 19
Mar 5 Fordham W, 77-65 1 39 6-16 37.5 2-8 25.0 7-8 87.5 21
Mar 13 vs. #6 Massachusetts L, 65-61 1 33 4-10 40.0 1-4 25.0 1-4 25.0 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Maine W, 97-77 - 18 1 2 3 2 0 - 2 0 4 -
Nov 11 at SMU L, 89-58 - 27 1 2 3 3 5 0.6 1 2 2 -
Nov 15 North Carolina A&T W, 72-59 - 22 2 4 6 4 1 4.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 18 vs. Metro State W, 66-63 - 32 2 5 7 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 -
Nov 19 at Arizona L, 87-59 - 24 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 23 UMass Lowell W, 79-68 - 29 0 5 5 3 0 - 1 0 1 0
Nov 25 UNC Asheville W, 73-56 - 24 0 1 1 2 4 0.5 2 0 2 -
Nov 26 McNeese State W, 76-71 1 26 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 30 at George Mason L, 61-54 1 31 1 5 6 0 2 0.0 1 0 4 -
Dec 5 Providence L, 50-49 1 31 1 4 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 0
Dec 8 at Detroit L, 70-68 1 30 0 3 3 2 3 0.7 0 1 3 -
Dec 22 New Hampshire W, 62-45 1 33 1 4 5 2 4 0.5 0 1 3 0
Dec 28 Southern Miss. L, 77-64 1 31 2 1 3 3 2 1.5 1 1 4 0
Jan 2 at Brown W, 75-66 1 38 0 5 5 2 5 0.4 3 2 2 0
Jan 4 at LSU W, 74-70 1 36 3 6 9 4 3 1.3 0 0 0 0
Jan 7 Saint Louis L, 59-58 1 40 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 11 at George Washington L, 69-56 1 31 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 0 2 1 -
Jan 15 at La Salle L, 72-62 1 25 0 3 3 3 1 3.0 0 0 4 0
Jan 18 George Mason W, 71-69 1 40 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 4 2 2 0
Jan 22 at Saint Joseph's L, 61-57 1 36 3 4 7 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 25 Dayton W, 88-76 1 37 1 9 10 0 2 0.0 4 0 1 -
Feb 1 at Fordham L, 85-79 1 35 2 3 5 4 3 1.3 3 1 4 -
Feb 6 at VCU L, 68-52 1 36 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 1 1 3 -
Feb 9 Massachusetts L, 73-68 1 39 1 2 3 2 4 0.5 0 0 4 0
Feb 12 at Dayton L, 76-69 1 40 2 1 3 4 5 0.8 0 0 2 -
Feb 15 Duquesne L, 83-71 1 37 0 4 4 3 2 1.5 0 1 2 -
Feb 19 Saint Joseph's L, 57-54 1 35 0 4 4 5 1 5.0 2 1 3 -
Feb 22 at St. Bonaventure W, 87-78 1 38 1 3 4 3 2 1.5 0 1 1 -
Feb 26 at Massachusetts L, 70-67 1 35 2 3 5 4 4 1.0 1 2 4 -
Mar 1 Richmond W, 66-43 1 33 0 6 6 1 5 0.2 1 2 3 -
Mar 5 Fordham W, 77-65 1 39 1 6 7 4 0 - 1 1 2 0
Mar 13 vs. #6 Massachusetts L, 65-61 1 33 0 2 2 2 4 0.5 1 1 5 1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 32 25 32.5 4.7-11.1 42.1 1.5-4.2 34.8 3.4-4.7 73.8 14.3
2014-15 32 31 32.9 5.4-13.1 41.0 2.1-6.5 32.5 4.1-5.5 73.4 16.9
2015-16 1 1 10.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
2016-17 35 35 29.3 4.9-11.5 42.7 1.8-5.4 33.7 3.2-4.4 72.7 14.9
2017-18 3 2 21.0 3.7-10.3 35.5 1.0-4.0 25.0 2.3-3.3 70.0 10.7
Total 103 94 31.0 4.9-11.8 41.7 1.8-5.3 33.3 3.5-4.8 73.3 15.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 32 25 1041 150-356 42.1 47-135 34.8 110-149 73.8 457
2014-15 32 31 1052 172-420 41.0 68-209 32.5 130-177 73.4 542
2015-16 1 1 10 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2016-17 35 35 1024 172-403 42.7 64-190 33.7 112-154 72.7 520
2017-18 3 2 63 11-31 35.5 3-12 25.0 7-10 70.0 32
Total 103 94 3190 505-1212 41.7 182-546 33.3 359-490 73.3 1551
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 32 25 32.5 5.8-13.7 42.1 1.8-5.2 34.8 4.2-5.7 73.8 17.6
2014-15 32 31 32.9 6.5-16.0 41.0 2.6-7.9 32.5 4.9-6.7 73.4 20.6
2015-16 1 1 10.0 0.0-8.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
2016-17 35 35 29.3 6.7-15.7 42.7 2.5-7.4 33.7 4.4-6.0 72.7 20.3
2017-18 3 2 21.0 7.0-19.7 35.5 1.9-7.6 25.0 4.4-6.3 70.0 20.3
Total 103 94 31.0 6.3-15.2 41.7 2.3-6.8 33.3 4.5-6.1 73.3 19.4
  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 32 25 32.5 0.9 3.4 4.3 2.4 0.0 2.3 2.4 1.0 0.9 0.7
2014-15 32 31 32.9 1.1 3.5 4.6 2.1 0.0 2.0 3.6 0.5 0.8 0.5
2015-16 1 1 10.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016-17 35 35 29.3 0.7 3.7 4.3 1.7 0.0 1.4 1.9 0.8 0.5 0.3
2017-18 3 2 21.0 1.3 1.0 2.3 1.3 - 0.3 2.7 0.1 0.7 0.3
Total 103 94 31.0 0.9 3.4 4.3 2.0 0.0 1.8 2.6 0.7 0.7 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 32 25 1041 28 110 138 77 1 75 76 1.0 30 22
2014-15 32 31 1052 34 112 146 68 1 63 115 0.5 24 17
2015-16 1 1 10 1 1 2 1 - 0 1 0.0 0 0
2016-17 35 35 1024 23 128 151 59 0 50 66 0.8 18 12
2017-18 3 2 63 4 3 7 4 - 1 8 0.1 2 1
Total 103 94 3190 90 354 444 209 2 189 266 0.7 74 52
  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 32 25 32.5 1.1 4.2 5.3 3.0 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.0 1.2 0.8
2014-15 32 31 32.9 1.3 4.3 5.6 2.6 0.0 2.4 4.4 0.5 0.9 0.6
2015-16 1 1 10.0 4.0 4.0 8.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016-17 35 35 29.3 0.9 5.0 5.9 2.3 0.0 2.0 2.6 0.8 0.7 0.5
2017-18 3 2 21.0 2.5 1.9 4.4 2.5 0.0 0.6 5.1 0.1 1.3 0.6
Total 103 94 31.0 1.1 4.4 5.6 2.6 0.0 2.4 3.3 0.7 0.9 0.7
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 25 32.5 4.7-11.1 42.1 1.5-4.2 34.8 3.4-4.7 73.8 14.3
Conference 16 16 36.0 5.4-12.3 44.2 1.6-4.4 36.6 4.1-5.3 77.6 16.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 12 32.1 5.0-11.5 43.5 1.7-5.0 33.8 4.0-5.1 78.0 15.7
Away 14 12 33.0 4.4-10.6 41.2 1.1-3.3 34.8 3.0-4.2 71.2 12.9
Neutral 2 1 32.5 4.5-12.0 37.5 2.0-4.5 44.4 2.0-4.0 50.0 13.0
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Wins 14 9 31.8 4.9-11.1 44.2 1.6-4.4 36.1 4.1-5.4 77.3 15.6
Losses 18 16 33.1 4.5-11.1 40.5 1.4-4.1 33.8 2.9-4.1 70.3 13.3
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November 9 2 25.9 3.3-8.3 40.0 1.0-3.2 31.0 2.8-3.9 71.4 10.4
December 4 4 31.3 4.0-12.5 32.0 1.5-6.0 25.0 1.8-2.8 63.6 11.3
January 8 8 35.4 4.0-10.8 37.2 1.2-3.4 37.0 4.5-5.9 76.6 13.8
February 8 8 36.9 6.8-12.9 52.4 2.2-4.6 48.6 4.0-5.2 76.2 19.8
March 3 3 35.0 6.0-14.0 42.9 1.3-6.0 22.2 3.3-4.7 71.4 16.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 25 1041 150-356 42.1 47-135 34.8 110-149 73.8 457
Conference 16 16 576 87-197 44.2 26-71 36.6 66-85 77.6 266
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 16 12 514 80-184 43.5 27-80 33.8 64-82 78.0 251
Away 14 12 462 61-148 41.2 16-46 34.8 42-59 71.2 180
Neutral 2 1 65 9-24 37.5 4-9 44.4 4-8 50.0 26
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Wins 14 9 445 69-156 44.2 22-61 36.1 58-75 77.3 218
Losses 18 16 596 81-200 40.5 25-74 33.8 52-74 70.3 239
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November 9 2 233 30-75 40.0 9-29 31.0 25-35 71.4 94
December 4 4 125 16-50 32.0 6-24 25.0 7-11 63.6 45
January 8 8 283 32-86 37.2 10-27 37.0 36-47 76.6 110
February 8 8 295 54-103 52.4 18-37 48.6 32-42 76.2 158
March 3 3 105 18-42 42.9 4-18 22.2 10-14 71.4 50
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 25 32.5 5.8-13.7 42.1 1.8-5.2 34.8 4.2-5.7 73.8 17.6
Conference 16 16 36.0 6.0-13.7 44.2 1.8-4.9 36.6 4.6-5.9 77.6 18.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 12 32.1 6.2-14.3 43.5 2.1-6.2 33.8 5.0-6.4 78.0 19.5
Away 14 12 33.0 5.3-12.8 41.2 1.4-4.0 34.8 3.6-5.1 71.2 15.6
Neutral 2 1 32.5 5.5-14.8 37.5 2.5-5.5 44.4 2.5-4.9 50.0 16.0
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Wins 14 9 31.8 6.2-14.0 44.2 2.0-5.5 36.1 5.2-6.7 77.3 19.6
Losses 18 16 33.1 5.4-13.4 40.5 1.7-5.0 33.8 3.5-5.0 70.3 16.0
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November 9 2 25.9 5.2-12.9 40.0 1.5-5.0 31.0 4.3-6.0 71.4 16.1
December 4 4 31.3 5.1-16.0 32.0 1.9-7.7 25.0 2.2-3.5 63.6 14.4
January 8 8 35.4 4.5-12.2 37.2 1.4-3.8 37.0 5.1-6.6 76.6 15.5
February 8 8 36.9 7.3-14.0 52.4 2.4-5.0 48.6 4.3-5.7 76.2 21.4
March 3 3 35.0 6.9-16.0 42.9 1.5-6.9 22.2 3.8-5.3 71.4 19.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 25 32.5 0.9 3.4 4.3 2.4 0.0 2.3 2.4 1.0 0.9 0.7
Conference 16 16 36.0 0.9 3.5 4.4 2.5 0.0 2.4 2.3 1.1 1.1 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 12 32.1 0.6 3.8 4.4 2.2 0.0 2.1 1.8 1.2 1.1 0.6
Away 14 12 33.0 1.1 3.0 4.1 2.6 0.0 2.6 2.9 0.9 0.8 0.9
Neutral 2 1 32.5 1.0 3.5 4.5 2.5 0.5 2.5 3.0 0.8 0.5 0.5
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Wins 14 9 31.8 0.9 4.6 5.4 1.6 0.0 2.3 2.1 1.1 1.3 0.6
Losses 18 16 33.1 0.9 2.6 3.4 3.1 0.1 2.4 2.6 0.9 0.7 0.7
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November 9 2 25.9 0.8 3.2 4.0 2.0 0.0 2.2 1.8 1.3 0.9 0.2
December 4 4 31.3 1.0 3.0 4.0 3.0 0.0 2.0 2.8 0.7 0.3 0.8
January 8 8 35.4 1.0 4.1 5.1 1.8 0.0 1.5 2.0 0.8 1.4 0.8
February 8 8 36.9 1.0 2.8 3.8 2.9 0.0 3.5 3.0 1.2 0.9 0.9
March 3 3 35.0 0.3 4.7 5.0 3.3 0.3 2.3 3.0 0.8 1.0 1.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 25 1041 28 110 138 77 1 75 76 1.0 30 22
Conference 16 16 576 14 56 70 40 0 39 37 1.1 17 14
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 12 514 10 61 71 35 0 34 29 1.2 18 9
Away 14 12 462 16 42 58 37 0 36 41 0.9 11 12
Neutral 2 1 65 2 7 9 5 1 5 6 0.8 1 1
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Wins 14 9 445 12 64 76 22 0 32 30 1.1 18 9
Losses 18 16 596 16 46 62 55 1 43 46 0.9 12 13
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November 9 2 233 7 29 36 18 0 20 16 1.3 8 2
December 4 4 125 4 12 16 12 0 8 11 0.7 1 3
January 8 8 283 8 33 41 14 0 12 16 0.8 11 6
February 8 8 295 8 22 30 23 0 28 24 1.2 7 7
March 3 3 105 1 14 15 10 1 7 9 0.8 3 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 32 25 32.5 1.1 4.2 5.3 3.0 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.0 1.2 0.8
Conference 16 16 36.0 1.0 3.9 4.9 2.8 0.0 2.7 2.6 1.1 1.2 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 12 32.1 0.8 4.7 5.5 2.7 0.0 2.6 2.3 1.2 1.4 0.7
Away 14 12 33.0 1.4 3.6 5.0 3.2 0.0 3.1 3.5 0.9 1.0 1.0
Neutral 2 1 32.5 1.2 4.3 5.5 3.1 0.6 3.1 3.7 0.8 0.6 0.6
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Wins 14 9 31.8 1.1 5.8 6.8 2.0 0.0 2.9 2.7 1.1 1.6 0.8
Losses 18 16 33.1 1.1 3.1 4.2 3.7 0.1 2.9 3.1 0.9 0.8 0.9
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November 9 2 25.9 1.2 5.0 6.2 3.1 0.0 3.4 2.7 1.3 1.4 0.3
December 4 4 31.3 1.3 3.8 5.1 3.8 0.0 2.6 3.5 0.7 0.3 1.0
January 8 8 35.4 1.1 4.7 5.8 2.0 0.0 1.7 2.3 0.8 1.6 0.8
February 8 8 36.9 1.1 3.0 4.1 3.1 0.0 3.8 3.3 1.2 0.9 0.9
March 3 3 35.0 0.4 5.3 5.7 3.8 0.4 2.7 3.4 0.8 1.1 1.5