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Acadia Axemen - 2015-16 Season

Head Coach:Kevin Duffie (2nd season)
Other staff: Daniel De Palma (Assistant Coach), Kevin Veinot (Assistant Coach)
League:AUS
Website:Team website link

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIS RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
12-80.6001722-172286.1 - 86.116-180.4712764-290881.3 - 85.517-180.4862843-298081.2 - 85.1

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
4AJ Simmonds Guard6-01753Dartmouth, NSAuburn Drive High
5Mitchell Tempro Guard6-01701Three Mile Plains, NSHorton High
6Kyle MacKinnon Guard6-02Bedford, NSCharles P. Allen High
7Brendan Stoqua Guard5-102Ottawa, ONSacred Heart High
8Nick De Palma Guard6-01742Bedford, NSCharles P. Allen High
9Ben Miller Guard6-22Winnipeg, MBWestgate Mennonite Collegiate
10Thomas Johnston Guard6-32354Midland, ONSt. Theresa's High
11Erik Nissen Forward6-92253Quispamsis, NBKennebecasis Valley High (Maine)
12Brett Dickie Guard5-101Wolfville, NSHorton High
13Nick Ernest Forward6-82Oakville, ONHoly Trinity High
15Kyle Arseneault Forward6-52204Fredericton, NBFredericton High
21Andrew Scott Forward6-72301Bedford, NSCharles P. Allen High
22Shaquille Smith Guard6-31605North Preston, NSAuburn Drive High
24Rhys Larry Forward6-92354Brockville, ONBrockville Collegiate

Awards presented

Kyle Arseneault AUS Second Team All-Star
Shaquille Smith AUS Student-Athlete and Community Service Award

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Thu Oct 8, 2015Wolfville, NSSaint MarysWin98-83Stats 
Fri Oct 16, 2015Ottawa, ONCarletonLoss69-91StatsHouse-Laughton Tournament
Sat Oct 17, 2015Ottawa, ONBishopsLoss68-79StatsHouse-Laughton Tournament
Sun Oct 18, 2015Ottawa, ONTorontoLoss79-83StatsHouse-Laughton Tournament
Thu Oct 22, 2015Sydney, NSNipissingLoss85-94StatsCapers Fall Classic
Fri Oct 23, 2015Sydney, NSReginaLoss94-107OT, StatsCapers Fall Classic
Sat Oct 24, 2015Sydney, NSCape BretonWin69-57StatsCapers Fall Classic
Mon Dec 28, 2015Winnipeg, MBMacEwanWin84-82StatsWesmen Classic
Tue Dec 29, 2015Winnipeg, MBLakeheadLoss47-89StatsWesmen Classic
Wed Dec 30, 2015Winnipeg, MBWinnipegLoss64-90StatsWesmen Classic
Fri Jan 1, 2016Halifax, NSConcordiaLoss61-73StatsShoveller Memorial Tournament
Sat Jan 2, 2016Halifax, NSMount Saint VincentWin79-72StatsShoveller Memorial Tournament
Sun Jan 3, 2016Halifax, NSUQAMLoss89-103StatsShoveller Memorial Tournament
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 6, 2015Sydney, NSCape BretonWin82-77Stats 
Sat Nov 7, 2015Sydney, NSCape BretonLoss76-94Stats 
Fri Nov 13, 2015Antigonish, NSStFXWin81-71Stats 
Wed Nov 18, 2015Wolfville, NSStFXLoss92-93Stats 
Sat Nov 21, 2015Wolfville, NSDalhousieWin85-83Stats 
Sat Nov 28, 2015Wolfville, NSUPEIWin96-87Stats 
Sun Nov 29, 2015Wolfville, NSUPEIWin110-107Stats 
Sat Jan 9, 2016St. John's, NLMemorialLoss83-86Stats 
Sun Jan 10, 2016St. John's, NLMemorialWin75-73Stats 
Fri Jan 15, 2016Charlottetown, PEUPEILoss83-104Stats 
Sat Jan 16, 2016Charlottetown, PEUPEILoss90-92Stats 
Wed Jan 20, 2016Wolfville, NSStFXWin84-75Stats 
Fri Jan 22, 2016Antigonish, NSStFXWin82-74Stats 
Sat Jan 30, 2016Halifax, NSDalhousieLoss68-87Stats 
Fri Feb 5, 2016Wolfville, NSCape BretonWin76-73Stats 
Sat Feb 6, 2016Wolfville, NSCape BretonWin87-79OT, Stats 
Fri Feb 12, 2016Halifax, NSSaint MarysLoss92-97Stats 
Fri Feb 19, 2016Wolfville, NSUNBWin103-88Stats 
Tue Feb 23, 2016Wolfville, NSSaint MarysLoss74-90Stats 
Sat Feb 27, 2016Fredericton, NBUNBWin103-92Stats 
--- Playoff Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Mar 4, 2016Halifax, NSCape BretonWin69-68StatsAUS Quarterfinal
Sat Mar 5, 2016Halifax, NSUPEILoss66-87StatsAUS Semifinal

Overall scoring summary for the season

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Kyle Arseneault30100033.386-21340.4176-39444.752-6975.438-1361745.8692938101549016.3
Shaquille Smith3498128.915-6224.2200-41648.1103-17060.653-1081614.710782102166851815.2
Erik Nissen3593226.65-1338.5198-40149.4105-15766.987-2052928.31362696493550614.5
Ben Miller3090330.161-18233.5115-32435.583-10083.042-1461886.3781469195137412.5
Nick De Palma3599428.491-24836.7133-37935.161-6988.427-951223.561706013241811.9
AJ Simmonds3372421.948-16529.172-24429.525-3669.411-88993.03165532292176.6
Rhys Larry23115.50-00.05-1050.02-2100.04-9136.543501126.0
Thomas Johnston3570420.116-4535.642-9444.727-3675.049-781273.65333143221273.6
Nick Ernest916618.40-20.010-3330.310-2050.012-28404.4325877303.3
Mitchell Tempro3541711.95-1533.335-9238.037-5074.021-40611.75919271131123.2
Kyle MacKinnon141198.54-2317.46-3119.42-366.72-14161.175803181.3
Andrew Scott10494.90-00.04-850.03-475.02-570.740000111.1
Brett Dickie10737.30-00.04-944.42-366.71-890.967804101.0
Brendan Stoqua100.00-00.00-00.00-00.00-111.00000000.0
* Team Totals357093202.7331-96834.21000-243541.1512-71971.2349-961131037.464749051098280284381.2

Season scoring summary for league games only

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Kyle Arseneault1551734.553-11546.197-19649.533-4376.714-72865.737182231028018.7
Shaquille Smith2062931.47-4216.7134-25253.260-9761.931-68995.0645262114533516.8
Erik Nissen2056828.45-1145.5122-24250.446-6867.649-1191688.4741463211929514.8
Ben Miller1960832.039-11733.382-22236.956-6783.626-911176.2551115653325913.6
Nick De Palma2061630.859-15837.382-22336.823-2592.013-53663.3384531 2024612.3
AJ Simmonds1840422.434-9735.147-13933.817-2470.87-45522.9163628 201458.1
Thomas Johnston2047723.912-3435.330-7042.916-2080.025-51763.839259 15884.4
Mitchell Tempro201909.52-450.017-3647.218-2475.011-17281.43284 5542.7
Kyle MacKinnon8425.24-666.76-1154.5  0-881.0335 2162.0
Nick Ernest23216.0  2-450.00-20.03-8115.55 31142.0
Brett Dickie5102.0             100.0
Andrew Scott351.7  0-10.0          00.0
Brendan Stoqua1        0-111.0     00.0
* Team Totals204098204.9215-58436.8619-139644.3269-37072.7179-53371235.636331228341171172286.1

Season individual bests vs U SPORTS teams for all players

PlayerMost pointsMost reboundsMost assists
Erik Nissen33 on Oct 23, 2015 vs Regina14 on Oct 23, 2015 vs Regina5 on Nov 29, 2015 vs UPEI
Nick De Palma29 on Jan 3, 2016 vs UQAM9 on Oct 22, 2015 vs Nipissing8 on Nov 13, 2015 vs StFX
Kyle Arseneault27 on Dec 28, 2015 vs MacEwan11 on Mar 5, 2016 vs UPEI3 on Nov 18, 2015 vs StFX
Shaquille Smith27 on Feb 19, 2016 vs UNB11 on Jan 10, 2016 vs Memorial6 on Feb 12, 2016 vs Saint Marys
Ben Miller26 on Feb 27, 2016 vs UNB14 on Oct 8, 2015 vs Saint Marys12 on Jan 20, 2016 vs StFX
AJ Simmonds18 on Feb 12, 2016 vs Saint Marys6 on Nov 6, 2015 vs Cape Breton5 on Jan 15, 2016 vs UPEI
Thomas Johnston14 on Jan 16, 2016 vs UPEI9 on Jan 16, 2016 vs UPEI4 on Jan 15, 2016 vs UPEI
Rhys Larry12 on Oct 8, 2015 vs Saint Marys11 on Oct 8, 2015 vs Saint Marys3 on Oct 8, 2015 vs Saint Marys
Mitchell Tempro11 on Feb 19, 2016 vs UNB6 on Jan 3, 2016 vs UQAM3 on Oct 23, 2015 vs Regina
Nick Ernest6 on Oct 23, 2015 vs Regina7 on Oct 18, 2015 vs Toronto2 on Oct 22, 2015 vs Nipissing
Kyle MacKinnon6 on Jan 15, 2016 vs UPEI4 on Dec 30, 2015 vs Winnipeg3 on Feb 19, 2016 vs UNB
Andrew Scott6 on Jan 1, 2016 vs Concordia6 on Dec 30, 2015 vs Winnipeg 
Brett Dickie4 on Dec 29, 2015 vs Lakehead3 on Dec 30, 2015 vs Winnipeg3 on Dec 30, 2015 vs Winnipeg
Brendan Stoqua 1 on Jan 20, 2016 vs StFX 


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