15 - Jake Kretzer
Jake Kretzer
Height: 6-7
Weight: 215
Year: So.
Hometown: Waverly, Ohio
High School: Waverly High School
Position: W
gp 28
pts/g 7.5
fg % 38.3
3pt % 35.2
ft % 70.3
reb/g 2.9
a/g 1.1

A big wing player that can play multiple positions ... has a great shooting touch ... is a strong, hard-nosed player with a winning mentality ... 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, making five starts ... opened his Zips' career with four-straight starts to start the season ... 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) ... named to the MAC All-Freshman team ... averaged 5.7 points, 3.2 boards and 2.0 assist per game while shooting 38.3 percent from the floor, 34.1 percent from behind the arc and 83.3 percent from the charity stripe ... his 46 3-pointers made and 134 3-point attempts rank fourth in program history for an Akron freshman ... reached double figures in the scoring column on seven occasions ... recorded his first-collegiate double-double against Coppin State (Jan. 2), scoring 14 points and grabbing 11 boards ... his double-double against Coppin State was one of three in the contest for the Zips, the first such occurrence in Akron's Division I era (since 1980-81) ... scored a career-high 19 points at Ohio on Feb. 27, going a perfect 6-of-6 from the floor and 5-of-5 from long range ... according to ESPN Stats & Research, his performance at Ohio was the first by a bench player in the MAC in over 15 years (going 6-of-6 from the field with five or more 3-pointers) ... opened is Akron career with a 15 point, six rebound output at Coastal Carolina (Nov. 9) ... reached double figures in four of his first five contests as a Zip ... recorded at least two rebounds in 27 games and at least one assist in 19 games ... finished fourth among MAC freshmen in 3-point percentage (34.3 percent) ... was second among all MAC freshmen in 3-pointers made (46).

at Waverly High School: Helped WHS to three-consecutive sectional championships (2010-12) and the 2012 district championship ... named the 2012 Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association DII Player of the Year after averaging 26.6 points, 10.2 rebounds, 2.0 blocked shots and 1.0 steals per game as a senior ... is the No. 26-ranked player (No. 4 small forward) in the state of Ohio for the 2012 class (ESPN.com) ... earned First-team All-Ohio honors as a senior and honorable mention All-Ohio accolades as a junior ... named District and Southern Ohio Conference Player of the year in 2011-12 ... helped WHS compile a 57-32 record in four seasons ... recorded 1,665 points and 714 rebounds in his high school career ... finished his four-year high school career shooting 45 percent from the floor, 31 percent from 3-point range and 75 percent from the charity stripe ... holds the all-time WHS scoring (1,665) and 3-pointers made (180) records... was a member of the All Ohio Red AAU team ... represented WHS in the 2012 Ohio Basketball Coaches Association's All Star game ... named Second-team All-District as a sophomore and honorable mention all-district as a freshman in football.

Personal: Born Aug. 31, 1993, in Chillicothe, Ohio ... son of Brad and Becky Kretzer ... has two sisters, Emily and Sarah ... his uncle played minor league baseball and his cousin plays baseball for Xavier ... majoring in business administration.

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 28 13
Games started 7 7
Minutes 683 374
Minutes per game 24.4 28.8
FG 67-175 38-99
FG Pct 38.3 38.4
3PT 50-142 28-77
3PT Pct 35.2 36.4
FT 26-37 9-13
FT Pct 70.3 69.2
Off rebounds 26 20
Def rebounds 55 30
Total rebounds 81 50
Rebounds per game 2.9 3.8
Personal fouls 45 18
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 31 13
Turnovers 24 11
Assist to turnover ratio 1.3 1.2
Steals 18 7
Blocks 4 3
Points 210 113
Points per game 7.5 8.7
Points per 40 min 12.3 12.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 1 Bluffton W, 95-40 - 15 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Nov 8 Coastal Carolina W, 72-63 - 24 4-7 57.1 3-6 50.0 3-4 75.0 14
Nov 12 at Saint Mary's L, 85-63 - 21 1-4 25.0 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 2
Nov 16 at Middle Tennessee L, 80-73 - 25 4-7 57.1 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 9
Nov 27 Malone W, 77-65 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Cleveland State W, 73-61 - 25 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 9
Dec 14 Bethune-Cookman W, 84-56 - 18 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 8
Dec 16 Oral Roberts W, 74-64 - 18 1-3 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 18 Detroit W, 79-60 - 24 3-6 50.0 3-6 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
Dec 22 vs. Oregon State W, 83-71 - 25 1-7 14.3 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 23 vs. (14/13) Iowa State L, 83-60 - 18 2-8 25.0 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 25 vs. South Carolina L, 69-59 - 24 2-5 40.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 28 at South Carolina L, 78-45 - 20 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Dec 31 Coppin State W, 77-66 - 22 4-7 57.1 3-6 50.0 2-3 66.7 13
Jan 2 Marshall W, 59-58 - 26 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 3-5 60.0 5
Jan 8 at Ball State W, 72-68 - 24 4-10 40.0 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 9
Jan 12 at Ohio W, 83-80 - 31 3-6 50.0 3-4 75.0 2-3 66.7 11
Jan 15 Miami (Ohio) W, 59-52 - 24 2-8 25.0 1-7 14.3 1-2 50.0 6
Jan 18 Toledo L, 75-61 - 24 5-11 45.5 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 14
Jan 22 at Eastern Michigan W, 78-68 1 36 9-18 50.0 7-12 58.3 0-0 - 25
Jan 25 at Central Michigan W, 82-74 1 34 5-10 50.0 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 15
Jan 29 Ball State W, 73-46 1 32 1-7 14.3 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 1 at Kent State L, 60-57 1 36 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 5 Eastern Michigan W, 52-48 1 29 1-6 16.7 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 9 at Bowling Green W, 65-63 1 27 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 7
Feb 12 at Western Michigan L, 57-54 1 29 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 15 Northern Illinois W, 62-54 - 27 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 9
Feb 19 at Buffalo L, 96-90 - 21 3-4 75.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 8
Feb 22 Ohio L, 66-50 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Miami (Ohio) L, 65-61 - - - - - - - - -
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 - 8 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Mar 14 vs. Western Michigan L, 64-60 - 11 1-3 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Mar 19 at IPFW L, 97-91 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 1 Bluffton W, 95-40 - 15 0 3 3 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 8 Coastal Carolina W, 72-63 - 24 2 2 4 2 2 1.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 12 at Saint Mary's L, 85-63 - 21 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 0
Nov 16 at Middle Tennessee L, 80-73 - 25 1 5 6 1 2 0.5 4 0 5 1
Nov 27 Malone W, 77-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Cleveland State W, 73-61 - 25 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 2 0 0 0
Dec 14 Bethune-Cookman W, 84-56 - 18 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 2 0 2 0
Dec 16 Oral Roberts W, 74-64 - 18 0 0 0 2 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 18 Detroit W, 79-60 - 24 1 3 4 2 0 - 0 0 1 0
Dec 22 vs. Oregon State W, 83-71 - 25 0 0 0 2 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 23 vs. (14/13) Iowa State L, 83-60 - 18 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 25 vs. South Carolina L, 69-59 - 24 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 0
Dec 28 at South Carolina L, 78-45 - 20 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Dec 31 Coppin State W, 77-66 - 22 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 1 1 0
Jan 2 Marshall W, 59-58 - 26 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 8 at Ball State W, 72-68 - 24 3 2 5 2 0 - 0 1 2 0
Jan 12 at Ohio W, 83-80 - 31 1 3 4 1 0 - 1 0 1 0
Jan 15 Miami (Ohio) W, 59-52 - 24 1 2 3 1 4 0.2 0 0 0 0
Jan 18 Toledo L, 75-61 - 24 2 2 4 0 0 - 1 0 2 0
Jan 22 at Eastern Michigan W, 78-68 1 36 5 2 7 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 25 at Central Michigan W, 82-74 1 34 0 4 4 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 29 Ball State W, 73-46 1 32 0 4 4 0 0 - 1 0 2 0
Feb 1 at Kent State L, 60-57 1 36 2 2 4 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 5 Eastern Michigan W, 52-48 1 29 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 1 1 1 0
Feb 9 at Bowling Green W, 65-63 1 27 4 2 6 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Feb 12 at Western Michigan L, 57-54 1 29 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 15 Northern Illinois W, 62-54 - 27 1 6 7 2 1 2.0 2 0 4 0
Feb 19 at Buffalo L, 96-90 - 21 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 22 Ohio L, 66-50 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Miami (Ohio) L, 65-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
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 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 14 vs. Western Michigan L, 64-60 - 11 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 0
Mar 19 at IPFW L, 97-91 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 33 5 21.0 1.9-5.1 38.3 1.4-4.1 34.1 0.5-0.5 83.3 5.7
2013-14 28 7 24.4 2.4-6.2 38.3 1.8-5.1 35.2 0.9-1.3 70.3 7.5
2014-15 5 - 21.0 1.4-4.0 35.0 1.2-3.0 40.0 1.2-1.2 100.0 5.2
Total 66 12 22.4 2.1-5.5 38.1 1.5-4.4 34.9 0.7-0.9 77.0 6.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 33 5 692 64-167 38.3 46-135 34.1 15-18 83.3 189
2013-14 28 7 683 67-175 38.3 50-142 35.2 26-37 70.3 210
2014-15 5 - 105 7-20 35.0 6-15 40.0 6-6 100.0 26
Total 66 12 1480 138-362 38.1 102-292 34.9 47-61 77.0 425
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 33 5 21.0 3.7-9.7 38.3 2.7-7.8 34.1 0.9-1.0 83.3 10.9
2013-14 28 7 24.4 3.9-10.2 38.3 2.9-8.3 35.2 1.5-2.2 70.3 12.3
2014-15 5 - 21.0 2.7-7.6 35.0 2.3-5.7 40.0 2.3-2.3 100.0 9.9
Total 66 12 22.4 3.7-9.8 38.1 2.8-7.9 34.9 1.3-1.6 77.0 11.5
  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 21.0 1.1 2.1 3.2 1.5 0.0 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.9 0.1
2013-14 28 7 24.4 0.9 2.0 2.9 1.6 0.0 1.1 0.9 1.3 0.6 0.1
2014-15 5 - 21.0 1.6 2.2 3.8 2.8 0.0 1.2 0.6 2.0 0.8 0.0
Total 66 12 22.4 1.1 2.0 3.1 1.6 0.0 1.1 0.9 1.2 0.8 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 33 5 692 36 69 105 49 0 33 30 1.1 29 2
2013-14 28 7 683 26 55 81 45 1 31 24 1.3 18 4
2014-15 5 - 105 8 11 19 14 0 6 3 2.0 4 0
Total 66 12 1480 70 135 205 108 1 70 57 1.2 51 6
  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 21.0 2.1 4.0 6.1 2.8 0.0 1.9 1.7 1.1 1.7 0.1
2013-14 28 7 24.4 1.5 3.2 4.7 2.6 0.1 1.8 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.2
2014-15 5 - 21.0 3.0 4.2 7.2 5.3 0.0 2.3 1.1 2.0 1.5 0.0
Total 66 12 22.4 1.9 3.6 5.5 2.9 0.0 1.9 1.5 1.2 1.4 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 28 7 24.4 2.4-6.2 38.3 1.8-5.1 35.2 0.9-1.3 70.3 7.5
Conference 13 7 28.8 2.9-7.6 38.4 2.2-5.9 36.4 0.7-1.0 69.2 8.7
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 3.0

Home 11 2 24.4 2.4-6.1 38.8 1.9-5.4 35.6 1.5-2.0 72.7 8.1
Away 12 5 27.4 2.8-6.8 42.0 1.8-4.8 38.6 0.8-1.2 66.7 8.3
Neutral 5 - 17.2 1.4-5.4 25.9 1.4-5.2 26.9 0.0-0.0 - 4.2

Wins 18 5 25.2 2.7-6.8 39.0 2.1-5.4 37.8 1.3-1.8 72.7 8.7
Losses 10 2 22.9 1.9-5.2 36.5 1.3-4.4 29.5 0.2-0.4 50.0 5.3

November 3 - 23.3 3.0-6.0 50.0 1.3-4.3 30.8 1.0-2.0 50.0 8.3
December 9 - 21.6 1.9-5.2 36.2 1.8-4.9 36.4 1.2-1.4 84.6 6.8
January 8 3 28.9 3.8-9.2 40.5 2.6-7.0 37.5 0.9-1.5 58.3 11.0
February 6 4 28.2 1.5-4.8 31.0 1.2-3.8 30.4 0.8-1.0 83.3 5.0
March 2 - 9.5 1.0-3.5 28.6 1.0-3.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 28 7 683 67-175 38.3 50-142 35.2 26-37 70.3 210
Conference 13 7 374 38-99 38.4 28-77 36.4 9-13 69.2 113
Exhibition 1 - 15 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 3

Home 11 2 268 26-67 38.8 21-59 35.6 16-22 72.7 89
Away 12 5 329 34-81 42.0 22-57 38.6 10-15 66.7 100
Neutral 5 - 86 7-27 25.9 7-26 26.9 0-0 - 21

Wins 18 5 454 48-123 39.0 37-98 37.8 24-33 72.7 157
Losses 10 2 229 19-52 36.5 13-44 29.5 2-4 50.0 53

November 3 - 70 9-18 50.0 4-13 30.8 3-6 50.0 25
December 9 - 194 17-47 36.2 16-44 36.4 11-13 84.6 61
January 8 3 231 30-74 40.5 21-56 37.5 7-12 58.3 88
February 6 4 169 9-29 31.0 7-23 30.4 5-6 83.3 30
March 2 - 19 2-7 28.6 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 6
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 28 7 24.4 3.9-10.2 38.3 2.9-8.3 35.2 1.5-2.2 70.3 12.3
Conference 13 7 28.8 4.1-10.6 38.4 3.0-8.2 36.4 1.0-1.4 69.2 12.1
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 2.7-5.3 50.0 0.0-2.7 0.0 2.7-2.7 100.0 8.0

Home 11 2 24.4 3.9-10.0 38.8 3.1-8.8 35.6 2.4-3.3 72.7 13.3
Away 12 5 27.4 4.1-9.8 42.0 2.7-6.9 38.6 1.2-1.8 66.7 12.2
Neutral 5 - 17.2 3.3-12.6 25.9 3.3-12.1 26.9 0.0-0.0 - 9.8

Wins 18 5 25.2 4.2-10.8 39.0 3.3-8.6 37.8 2.1-2.9 72.7 13.8
Losses 10 2 22.9 3.3-9.1 36.5 2.3-7.7 29.5 0.3-0.7 50.0 9.3

November 3 - 23.3 5.1-10.3 50.0 2.3-7.4 30.8 1.7-3.4 50.0 14.3
December 9 - 21.6 3.5-9.7 36.2 3.3-9.1 36.4 2.3-2.7 84.6 12.6
January 8 3 28.9 5.2-12.8 40.5 3.6-9.7 37.5 1.2-2.1 58.3 15.2
February 6 4 28.2 2.1-6.9 31.0 1.7-5.4 30.4 1.2-1.4 83.3 7.1
March 2 - 9.5 4.2-14.7 28.6 4.2-12.6 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 12.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 28 7 24.4 0.9 2.0 2.9 1.6 0.0 1.1 0.9 1.3 0.6 0.1
Conference 13 7 28.8 1.5 2.3 3.8 1.4 0.0 1.0 0.8 1.2 0.5 0.2
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

Home 11 2 24.4 0.6 2.2 2.8 1.6 0.0 1.3 0.9 1.4 0.7 0.2
Away 12 5 27.4 1.5 2.2 3.7 1.7 0.1 1.0 0.8 1.2 0.8 0.2
Neutral 5 - 17.2 0.2 1.0 1.2 1.4 0.0 1.0 0.8 1.2 0.2 0.0

Wins 18 5 25.2 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.3 0.0 1.4 0.7 2.0 0.6 0.2
Losses 10 2 22.9 0.8 1.9 2.7 2.1 0.1 0.5 1.1 0.5 0.7 0.0

November 3 - 23.3 1.0 3.0 4.0 3.0 0.3 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.7 0.0
December 9 - 21.6 0.3 1.2 1.6 1.8 0.0 1.4 0.6 2.6 0.6 0.1
January 8 3 28.9 1.5 2.6 4.1 1.4 0.0 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.6 0.1
February 6 4 28.2 1.3 1.8 3.2 1.5 0.0 0.8 0.8 1.0 0.5 0.3
March 2 - 9.5 0.0 1.5 1.5 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 28 7 683 26 55 81 45 1 31 24 1.3 18 4
Conference 13 7 374 20 30 50 18 0 13 11 1.2 7 3
Exhibition 1 - 15 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 - 0 0

Home 11 2 268 7 24 31 18 0 14 10 1.4 8 2
Away 12 5 329 18 26 44 20 1 12 10 1.2 9 2
Neutral 5 - 86 1 5 6 7 0 5 4 1.2 1 0

Wins 18 5 454 18 36 54 24 0 26 13 2.0 11 4
Losses 10 2 229 8 19 27 21 1 5 11 0.5 7 0

November 3 - 70 3 9 12 9 1 3 6 0.5 5 0
December 9 - 194 3 11 14 16 0 13 5 2.6 5 1
January 8 3 231 12 21 33 11 0 8 7 1.1 5 1
February 6 4 169 8 11 19 9 0 5 5 1.0 3 2
March 2 - 19 0 3 3 0 0 2 1 2.0 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 28 7 24.4 1.5 3.2 4.7 2.6 0.1 1.8 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.2
Conference 13 7 28.8 2.1 3.2 5.3 1.9 0.0 1.4 1.2 1.2 0.7 0.3
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 0.0 8.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

Home 11 2 24.4 1.0 3.6 4.6 2.7 0.0 2.1 1.5 1.4 1.2 0.3
Away 12 5 27.4 2.2 3.2 5.3 2.4 0.1 1.5 1.2 1.2 1.1 0.2
Neutral 5 - 17.2 0.5 2.3 2.8 3.3 0.0 2.3 1.9 1.2 0.5 0.0

Wins 18 5 25.2 1.6 3.2 4.8 2.1 0.0 2.3 1.1 2.0 1.0 0.4
Losses 10 2 22.9 1.4 3.3 4.7 3.7 0.2 0.9 1.9 0.5 1.2 0.0

November 3 - 23.3 1.7 5.1 6.9 5.1 0.6 1.7 3.4 0.5 2.9 0.0
December 9 - 21.6 0.6 2.3 2.9 3.3 0.0 2.7 1.0 2.6 1.0 0.2
January 8 3 28.9 2.1 3.6 5.7 1.9 0.0 1.4 1.2 1.1 0.9 0.2
February 6 4 28.2 1.9 2.6 4.5 2.1 0.0 1.2 1.2 1.0 0.7 0.5
March 2 - 9.5 0.0 6.3 6.3 0.0 0.0 4.2 2.1 2.0 0.0 0.0