12 - Carmelo Betancourt
Carmelo Betancourt
Height: 5-11
Weight: 182
Year: So.
Hometown: Rio Piedras, P.R.
High School: Montrose Christian (Md.) / Colegio Adianez
Position: G
gp 32
pts/g 2.1
fg % 34.4
3pt % 25.9
ft % 62.5
reb/g 1.1
a/g 2.2

Has a good feel and strong knowledge of the game ... strong work ethic ... a true point guard with international experience playing for the U16 and U19 Puerto Rican National Teams ... has appeared in two MAC Tournament games (including one title contest) and one NCAA Tournament contest.

as a Freshman (2012-13): Appeared in all 33 games for the Zips, making five starts ... averaged 2.0 points, 1.6 assists and 0.9 rebounds while playing 11.5 minutes per game ... one of just four freshmen under head coach Keith Dambrot to enter the starting lineup in their first collegiate game, starting against Coastal Carolina (Nov. 9) ... started the last four games of the season, including Akron's two MAC Tournament games and the Zips' NCAA Tournament appearance ... averaged 26.3 minutes per game over those final four contests while posting 3.5 points, 3.8 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.3 steals per game ... had one of his best games against Penn State in the 2012 Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Nov. 18, scoring 10 points, dishing out three assists and grabbing three steals ... recorded a career-high six dimes against Coppin State on Jan. 2 ... finished Akron's NCAA Tournament contest against VCU (March 21) with three points, four assists and a career-best six rebounds ... finished his freshman campaign with 16 multi-assist games.

at Montrose Christian: Was a two-year starter at Montrose Christian (Md.) ... helped Montrose Christian to a 24-1 record and a victory over Oak Hill Academy in the 2011 ESPN Rise National High School Championship game ... averaged 8.0 points, 6.7 assists and 2.3 steals per game as a senior ... was a starter in the 2011 Nike Global Challenge.

at Colegio Adianez: Averaged 12.3 points, 8.6 assists and 2.0 steals per game as a junior ... played in the 2010 Jordan Brand Classic International Game.

U18 Puerto Rican National Team: Was a the starting point guard for the U18 Puerto Rican National Team ... represented Puerto Rico in the U18 Tournament of the Americas in 2012, averaging 5.0 points, 4.6 assists, 2.2 rebounds and 2.0 steals per game in five contests ... averaged 7.5 points, 1.2 rebounds and 7.0 assists per game in four contests in the 2009 Centrobasket U18 Championship.

U16 Puerto Rican National Team: Represented his home country in the 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship ... averaged 18.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 2.2 steals per game in five contests.

Personal: Born Feb. 28, 1993, in San Juan, P.R. ... son of Carmelo Betancourt and Lyane Carbonell ... majoring in sports management.

Recent Games
Mar 1 Bowling Green W, 57-47
Mar 4 Buffalo W, 83-71
Mar 7 Kent State W, 58-54
Mar 13 vs. Ohio W, 83-77
Mar 14 vs. Western Michigan L, 64-60
Mar 19 at IPFW L, 97-91
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 18
Games started 17 11
Minutes 540 343
Minutes per game 16.9 19.1
FG 22-64 14-41
FG Pct 34.4 34.1
3PT 7-27 5-16
3PT Pct 25.9 31.2
FT 15-24 10-16
FT Pct 62.5 62.5
Off rebounds 6 6
Def rebounds 29 22
Total rebounds 35 28
Rebounds per game 1.1 1.6
Personal fouls 54 37
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 72 45
Turnovers 48 26
Assist to turnover ratio 1.5 1.7
Steals 24 14
Blocks 1 0
Points 66 43
Points per game 2.1 2.4
Points per 40 min 4.9 5.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 1 Bluffton W, 95-40 1 15 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 2
Nov 8 Coastal Carolina W, 72-63 1 15 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 12 at Saint Mary's L, 85-63 1 18 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 16 at Middle Tennessee L, 80-73 - 10 1-5 20.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 27 Malone W, 77-65 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 7 at Cleveland State W, 73-61 1 10 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 14 Bethune-Cookman W, 84-56 1 14 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 1
Dec 16 Oral Roberts W, 74-64 1 14 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 0
Dec 18 Detroit W, 79-60 1 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 22 vs. Oregon State W, 83-71 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 vs. (14/13) Iowa State L, 83-60 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 25 vs. South Carolina L, 69-59 - 2 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 28 at South Carolina L, 78-45 - 16 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 31 Coppin State W, 77-66 - 16 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 2 Marshall W, 59-58 - 20 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 8 at Ball State W, 72-68 - 12 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 at Ohio W, 83-80 - 12 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 15 Miami (Ohio) W, 59-52 - 10 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 4
Jan 18 Toledo L, 75-61 - 12 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 22 at Eastern Michigan W, 78-68 1 28 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 25 at Central Michigan W, 82-74 1 22 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 29 Ball State W, 73-46 1 27 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 1 at Kent State L, 60-57 1 28 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 5 Eastern Michigan W, 52-48 1 17 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 6
Feb 9 at Bowling Green W, 65-63 1 26 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 12 at Western Michigan L, 57-54 1 19 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 15 Northern Illinois W, 62-54 1 17 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 19 at Buffalo L, 96-90 1 21 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 22 Ohio L, 66-50 1 19 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 26 at Miami (Ohio) L, 65-61 1 14 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 1 Bowling Green W, 57-47 - 21 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 4 Buffalo W, 83-71 - 18 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 2
Mar 7 Kent State W, 58-54 - 20 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 2
Mar 13 vs. Ohio W, 83-77 - 17 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Mar 14 vs. Western Michigan L, 64-60 - 24 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 19 at IPFW L, 97-91 - 18 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 1 Bluffton W, 95-40 1 15 0 3 3 6 0 - 2 0 0 0
Nov 8 Coastal Carolina W, 72-63 1 15 0 1 1 3 4 0.8 0 0 0 0
Nov 12 at Saint Mary's L, 85-63 1 18 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 2 0
Nov 16 at Middle Tennessee L, 80-73 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 27 Malone W, 77-65 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 7 at Cleveland State W, 73-61 1 10 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 14 Bethune-Cookman W, 84-56 1 14 0 0 0 4 3 1.3 0 0 3 0
Dec 16 Oral Roberts W, 74-64 1 14 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 0 1 1 0
Dec 18 Detroit W, 79-60 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 22 vs. Oregon State W, 83-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 23 vs. (14/13) Iowa State L, 83-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 25 vs. South Carolina L, 69-59 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 28 at South Carolina L, 78-45 - 16 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 31 Coppin State W, 77-66 - 16 0 1 1 5 1 5.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 2 Marshall W, 59-58 - 20 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 3 0 1 0
Jan 8 at Ball State W, 72-68 - 12 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 5 1
Jan 12 at Ohio W, 83-80 - 12 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 0
Jan 15 Miami (Ohio) W, 59-52 - 10 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 2 0 1 0
Jan 18 Toledo L, 75-61 - 12 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 22 at Eastern Michigan W, 78-68 1 28 0 3 3 8 1 8.0 0 0 3 0
Jan 25 at Central Michigan W, 82-74 1 22 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 29 Ball State W, 73-46 1 27 1 3 4 4 2 2.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 1 at Kent State L, 60-57 1 28 0 4 4 4 3 1.3 0 0 2 0
Feb 5 Eastern Michigan W, 52-48 1 17 1 0 1 3 1 3.0 1 0 4 0
Feb 9 at Bowling Green W, 65-63 1 26 2 0 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 0
Feb 12 at Western Michigan L, 57-54 1 19 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 0
Feb 15 Northern Illinois W, 62-54 1 17 0 0 0 2 2 1.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 19 at Buffalo L, 96-90 1 21 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 2 0
Feb 22 Ohio L, 66-50 1 19 1 0 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 26 at Miami (Ohio) L, 65-61 1 14 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Mar 1 Bowling Green W, 57-47 - 21 0 2 2 6 2 3.0 5 0 0 0
Mar 4 Buffalo W, 83-71 - 18 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 0
Mar 7 Kent State W, 58-54 - 20 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 0 0 1 0
Mar 13 vs. Ohio W, 83-77 - 17 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 2 0 0 0
Mar 14 vs. Western Michigan L, 64-60 - 24 0 0 0 4 1 4.0 0 0 2 0
Mar 19 at IPFW L, 97-91 - 18 0 0 0 3 0 - 1 0 2 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 33 5 11.5 0.8-2.1 38.2 0.1-0.5 11.8 0.4-0.7 52.2 2.0
2013-14 32 17 16.9 0.7-2.0 34.4 0.2-0.8 25.9 0.5-0.8 62.5 2.1
Total 65 22 14.1 0.7-2.0 36.4 0.1-0.7 20.5 0.4-0.7 57.4 2.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 33 5 379 26-68 38.2 2-17 11.8 12-23 52.2 66
2013-14 32 17 540 22-64 34.4 7-27 25.9 15-24 62.5 66
Total 65 22 919 48-132 36.4 9-44 20.5 27-47 57.4 132
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 33 5 11.5 2.7-7.2 38.2 0.2-1.8 11.8 1.3-2.4 52.2 7.0
2013-14 32 17 16.9 1.6-4.7 34.4 0.5-2.0 25.9 1.1-1.8 62.5 4.9
Total 65 22 14.1 2.1-5.7 36.4 0.4-1.9 20.5 1.2-2.0 57.4 5.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 33 5 11.5 0.1 0.8 0.9 1.4 0.0 1.6 1.8 0.9 0.4 0.0
2013-14 32 17 16.9 0.2 0.9 1.1 1.7 0.0 2.2 1.5 1.5 0.8 0.0
Total 65 22 14.1 0.2 0.8 1.0 1.6 0.0 1.9 1.7 1.1 0.6 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 33 5 379 4 26 30 47 0 53 61 0.9 14 1
2013-14 32 17 540 6 29 35 54 1 72 48 1.5 24 1
Total 65 22 919 10 55 65 101 1 125 109 1.1 38 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2012-13 33 5 11.5 0.4 2.7 3.2 5.0 0.0 5.6 6.4 0.9 1.5 0.1
2013-14 32 17 16.9 0.4 2.1 2.6 4.0 0.1 5.3 3.6 1.5 1.8 0.1
Total 65 22 14.1 0.4 2.4 2.8 4.4 0.0 5.4 4.7 1.1 1.7 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 17 16.9 0.7-2.0 34.4 0.2-0.8 25.9 0.5-0.8 62.5 2.1
Conference 18 11 19.1 0.8-2.3 34.1 0.3-0.9 31.2 0.6-0.9 62.5 2.4
Exhibition 2 1 9.0 0.5-2.0 25.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.0

Home 15 8 16.2 0.5-1.7 32.0 0.3-0.6 44.4 0.5-1.1 43.8 1.8
Away 14 9 18.1 0.8-2.4 33.3 0.2-1.1 18.8 0.6-0.6 100.0 2.4
Neutral 3 - 14.3 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0

Wins 20 11 17.0 0.8-1.7 44.1 0.3-0.6 46.2 0.4-0.9 50.0 2.2
Losses 12 6 16.8 0.6-2.5 23.3 0.1-1.2 7.1 0.5-0.5 100.0 1.8

November 3 2 14.3 0.7-2.3 28.6 0.3-1.7 20.0 0.7-0.7 100.0 2.3
December 7 4 10.7 0.1-1.1 12.5 0.0-0.6 0.0 0.1-0.6 25.0 0.4
January 8 3 17.9 0.5-1.1 44.4 0.5-0.5 100.0 0.6-0.8 83.3 2.1
February 8 8 20.1 1.1-3.1 36.0 0.2-1.5 16.7 0.6-0.6 100.0 3.1
March 6 - 19.7 1.0-2.5 40.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.3-1.2 28.6 2.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 17 540 22-64 34.4 7-27 25.9 15-24 62.5 66
Conference 18 11 343 14-41 34.1 5-16 31.2 10-16 62.5 43
Exhibition 2 1 18 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 2

Home 15 8 243 8-25 32.0 4-9 44.4 7-16 43.8 27
Away 14 9 254 11-33 33.3 3-16 18.8 8-8 100.0 33
Neutral 3 - 43 3-6 50.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6

Wins 20 11 339 15-34 44.1 6-13 46.2 9-18 50.0 45
Losses 12 6 201 7-30 23.3 1-14 7.1 6-6 100.0 21

November 3 2 43 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 7
December 7 4 75 1-8 12.5 0-4 0.0 1-4 25.0 3
January 8 3 143 4-9 44.4 4-4 100.0 5-6 83.3 17
February 8 8 161 9-25 36.0 2-12 16.7 5-5 100.0 25
March 6 - 118 6-15 40.0 0-2 0.0 2-7 28.6 14
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 17 16.9 1.6-4.7 34.4 0.5-2.0 25.9 1.1-1.8 62.5 4.9
Conference 18 11 19.1 1.6-4.8 34.1 0.6-1.9 31.2 1.2-1.9 62.5 5.0
Exhibition 2 1 9.0 2.2-8.9 25.0 0.0-4.4 0.0 0.0-2.2 0.0 4.4

Home 15 8 16.2 1.3-4.1 32.0 0.7-1.5 44.4 1.2-2.6 43.8 4.4
Away 14 9 18.1 1.7-5.2 33.3 0.5-2.5 18.8 1.3-1.3 100.0 5.2
Neutral 3 - 14.3 2.8-5.6 50.0 0.0-1.9 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.6

Wins 20 11 17.0 1.8-4.0 44.1 0.7-1.5 46.2 1.1-2.1 50.0 5.3
Losses 12 6 16.8 1.4-6.0 23.3 0.2-2.8 7.1 1.2-1.2 100.0 4.2

November 3 2 14.3 1.9-6.5 28.6 0.9-4.7 20.0 1.9-1.9 100.0 6.5
December 7 4 10.7 0.5-4.3 12.5 0.0-2.1 0.0 0.5-2.1 25.0 1.6
January 8 3 17.9 1.1-2.5 44.4 1.1-1.1 100.0 1.4-1.7 83.3 4.8
February 8 8 20.1 2.2-6.2 36.0 0.5-3.0 16.7 1.2-1.2 100.0 6.2
March 6 - 19.7 2.0-5.1 40.0 0.0-0.7 0.0 0.7-2.4 28.6 4.7
  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 17 16.9 0.2 0.9 1.1 1.7 0.0 2.2 1.5 1.5 0.8 0.0
Conference 18 11 19.1 0.3 1.2 1.6 2.1 0.1 2.5 1.4 1.7 0.8 0.0
Exhibition 2 1 9.0 0.0 1.5 1.5 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.5 6.0 1.5 0.0

Home 15 8 16.2 0.3 1.0 1.3 1.3 0.0 2.8 1.7 1.6 0.9 0.1
Away 14 9 18.1 0.1 0.9 1.1 2.3 0.1 1.7 1.4 1.2 0.6 0.0
Neutral 3 - 14.3 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.0 2.0 0.7 3.0 0.7 0.0

Wins 20 11 17.0 0.2 1.0 1.3 1.8 0.0 2.6 1.5 1.8 1.0 0.0
Losses 12 6 16.8 0.1 0.7 0.8 1.5 0.0 1.6 1.5 1.1 0.4 0.0

November 3 2 14.3 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 1.0 2.3 0.4 0.7 0.0
December 7 4 10.7 0.0 0.4 0.4 1.3 0.0 1.9 1.7 1.1 0.3 0.1
January 8 3 17.9 0.1 1.9 2.0 2.1 0.1 2.9 1.4 2.1 0.9 0.0
February 8 8 20.1 0.5 0.8 1.2 2.1 0.0 1.9 1.5 1.2 0.5 0.0
March 6 - 19.7 0.2 0.7 0.8 1.3 0.0 3.0 1.0 3.0 1.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 17 540 6 29 35 54 1 72 48 1.5 24 1
Conference 18 11 343 6 22 28 37 1 45 26 1.7 14 0
Exhibition 2 1 18 0 3 3 0 0 6 1 6.0 3 0

Home 15 8 243 4 15 19 20 0 42 26 1.6 14 1
Away 14 9 254 2 13 15 32 1 24 20 1.2 8 0
Neutral 3 - 43 0 1 1 2 0 6 2 3.0 2 0

Wins 20 11 339 5 21 26 36 1 53 30 1.8 19 1
Losses 12 6 201 1 8 9 18 0 19 18 1.1 5 0

November 3 2 43 0 1 1 3 0 3 7 0.4 2 0
December 7 4 75 0 3 3 9 0 13 12 1.1 2 1
January 8 3 143 1 15 16 17 1 23 11 2.1 7 0
February 8 8 161 4 6 10 17 0 15 12 1.2 4 0
March 6 - 118 1 4 5 8 0 18 6 3.0 9 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 32 17 16.9 0.4 2.1 2.6 4.0 0.1 5.3 3.6 1.5 1.8 0.1
Conference 18 11 19.1 0.7 2.6 3.3 4.3 0.1 5.2 3.0 1.7 1.6 0.0
Exhibition 2 1 9.0 0.0 6.7 6.7 0.0 0.0 13.3 2.2 6.0 6.7 0.0

Home 15 8 16.2 0.7 2.5 3.1 3.3 0.0 6.9 4.3 1.6 2.3 0.2
Away 14 9 18.1 0.3 2.0 2.4 5.0 0.2 3.8 3.1 1.2 1.3 0.0
Neutral 3 - 14.3 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.9 0.0 5.6 1.9 3.0 1.9 0.0

Wins 20 11 17.0 0.6 2.5 3.1 4.2 0.1 6.3 3.5 1.8 2.2 0.1
Losses 12 6 16.8 0.2 1.6 1.8 3.6 0.0 3.8 3.6 1.1 1.0 0.0

November 3 2 14.3 0.0 0.9 0.9 2.8 0.0 2.8 6.5 0.4 1.9 0.0
December 7 4 10.7 0.0 1.6 1.6 4.8 0.0 6.9 6.4 1.1 1.1 0.5
January 8 3 17.9 0.3 4.2 4.5 4.8 0.3 6.4 3.1 2.1 2.0 0.0
February 8 8 20.1 1.0 1.5 2.5 4.2 0.0 3.7 3.0 1.2 1.0 0.0
March 6 - 19.7 0.3 1.4 1.7 2.7 0.0 6.1 2.0 3.0 3.1 0.0