21 Candice Leatherwood
21 Candice Leatherwood
Height: 5-7
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
High School: Farmington Hills Mercy
Previous College: Liberty
Position: Guard
gp 23
pts/g 11.1
fg % 38.6
3pt % 36.1
ft % 74.2
reb/g 3.2
a/g 2.9

#21 Candice Leatherwood

Season Stats: 2018-19 | 2017-18


2017-18

  • Third Team All-NEC
  • Appeared in 28 games (27 starts) for the season
  • Led the team in scoring at 13.2 PPG (39.2 FG%, 31.8 3FG%, 70.2 FT%) with 4.6 RPG
  • Also put up team-highs with 3.9 APG and 1.5 SPG
  • Posted a career-high 26 points (9-15 FG, 6-8 FT) in 35 minutes at Bryant (2/5)
  • Shined in her SHU debut with 19 points (8-15 FG), five rebounds, three assists and two steals at Monmouth (11/10)
  • Poured in 23 points (7-12 FG, 8-11 FT) to go along with seven rebounds and five assists in 38 minutes against Manhattan (11/15)
  • Racked up 21 points (7-11 FG, 6-6 FT), six rebounds and eight assists against Hofstra (11/30)
  • Went for 24 points (7-11 FG, 8-8 FT) with six rebounds and seven assists in just 27 minutes in a road win over Mount St. Mary's (1/6)
  • Tallied 21 points and six rebounds at LIU Brooklyn (1/27)
  • Posted her best all-around game of the season with 20 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and five steals against CCSU (2/3)
  • Finished with 18 points and a season-high nine rebounds in a home win over FDU (3/4)
  • Racked up a team-high 20 points (7-13 FG) with five rebounds, five assists and two steals in the NEC quarterfinal win over Bryant (3/7)

2016-17

  • Sat out season due to NCAA Transfer Rules

Before SHU:

  • Appeared in all 61 games for Liberty during her freshman and sophomore seasons, making the first 12 starts of her career as a sophomore
  • Made her collegiate debut on Nov. 12, 2014 against Charlotte, totalling two points and a rebound in three minutes off the bench, and her first collegiate start at point guard against Charlston Southern on Dec. 5, 2015, playing 34 minutes and tallying seven points and five boards
  • Set career highs for points (11) and rebounds (7), while tying her career high of two steals Feb. 20, 2016 against Coastal Carolina
  • Played a Liberty program-record 49 of 50 possible minutes during the Big South Championship title game against UNC-Ashville on March 13, 2016, finishing with nine points, a career-high seven assists, four rebounds and only two turnovers

High School:

  • Helped Farmington Hills Mercy go 77-20 in four seasons
  • In 2014, Farmington Hills Mercy won a school-record 25 games and advanced to the Detroit Class A state semifinal game.
  • Her squad captured Catholic League (CHSL) titles in 2011 and 2014.
  • Scored over 1,000 career points
  • As a senior, was an MLive Detroit Area Dream Team selection and a special mention AP Class A all-state honoree
  • All-Catholic team member as a sophomore, junior and senior
Recent Games
Jan 26 at Saint Francis U L, 85-68
Jan 28 at Robert Morris L, 64-46
Feb 2 St. Francis Brooklyn L, 56-53
Feb 9 Mount St. Mary's W, 76-41
Feb 11 Fairleigh Dickinson W, 68-62
Feb 16 at Bryant W, 67-57
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 23 12
Games started 23 12
Minutes 698 389
Minutes per game 30.3 32.4
FG 80-207 41-103
FG Pct 38.6 39.8
3PT 30-83 19-52
3PT Pct 36.1 36.5
FT 66-89 42-56
FT Pct 74.2 75.0
Off rebounds 14 7
Def rebounds 60 42
Total rebounds 74 49
Rebounds per game 3.2 4.1
Personal fouls 61 30
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 67 44
Turnovers 65 31
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.4
Steals 19 9
Blocks 3 2
Points 256 143
Points per game 11.1 11.9
Points per 40 min 14.7 14.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 6 at UMass L, 78-61 1 33 2-6 33.3 2-3 66.7 3-4 75.0 9
Nov 13 Siena W, 72-50 1 18 5-8 62.5 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 12
Nov 18 at New Hampshire W, 71-60 1 28 3-9 33.3 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 21 at Providence L, 62-52 1 25 3-11 27.3 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 25 Monmouth L, 55-50 1 36 3-11 27.3 0-4 0.0 7-9 77.8 13
Nov 29 at Hofstra W, 70-64 1 29 3-10 30.0 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Dec 4 Stony Brook L, 73-58 1 33 6-16 37.5 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 14
Dec 8 at Lehigh L, 70-66 1 35 12-20 60.0 4-7 57.1 3-5 60.0 31
Dec 16 at Manhattan W, 74-46 1 22 2-6 33.3 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 7
Dec 20 Saint Joseph's L, 61-44 1 35 0-6 0.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Dec 29 at Kentucky L, 71-43 1 15 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 0
Jan 5 Central Connecticut State W, 66-61 1 34 2-8 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 7 LIU Brooklyn W, 75-53 1 27 4-10 40.0 1-5 20.0 3-3 100.0 12
Jan 12 at Wagner W, 80-68 1 30 2-6 33.3 1-2 50.0 15-17 88.2 20
Jan 14 Bryant W, 49-48 1 34 1-9 11.1 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 19 at St. Francis Brooklyn W, 68-66 1 34 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 21 Wagner W, 72-64 1 34 5-8 62.5 4-6 66.7 6-9 66.7 20
Jan 26 at Saint Francis U L, 85-68 1 37 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 3-6 50.0 9
Jan 28 at Robert Morris L, 64-46 1 27 2-7 28.6 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 7
Feb 2 St. Francis Brooklyn L, 56-53 1 40 7-16 43.8 2-8 25.0 5-6 83.3 21
Feb 9 Mount St. Mary's W, 76-41 1 27 4-7 57.1 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 12
Feb 11 Fairleigh Dickinson W, 68-62 1 34 7-13 53.8 3-8 37.5 2-6 33.3 19
Feb 16 at Bryant W, 67-57 1 31 3-8 37.5 0-3 0.0 3-3 100.0 9
Feb 18 at LIU Brooklyn   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Central Connecticut State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Fairleigh Dickinson   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Saint Francis U   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 Robert Morris   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Mount St. Mary's   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at Northeast Conference Quarterfinal   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Northeast Conference Semifinal   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 at Northeast Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 6 at UMass L, 78-61 1 33 2 4 6 4 4 1.0 1 0 0 -
Nov 13 Siena W, 72-50 1 18 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 4 -
Nov 18 at New Hampshire W, 71-60 1 28 1 1 2 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 21 at Providence L, 62-52 1 25 2 2 4 0 5 0.0 2 0 2 -
Nov 25 Monmouth L, 55-50 1 36 0 1 1 3 5 0.6 3 0 2 0
Nov 29 at Hofstra W, 70-64 1 29 0 0 0 7 5 1.4 0 1 3 -
Dec 4 Stony Brook L, 73-58 1 33 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 2 -
Dec 8 at Lehigh L, 70-66 1 35 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 2 0 3 -
Dec 16 at Manhattan W, 74-46 1 22 0 4 4 3 1 3.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 20 Saint Joseph's L, 61-44 1 35 1 0 1 1 5 0.2 0 0 4 -
Dec 29 at Kentucky L, 71-43 1 15 0 2 2 1 4 0.3 0 0 5 1
Jan 5 Central Connecticut State W, 66-61 1 34 1 5 6 5 2 2.5 0 0 3 0
Jan 7 LIU Brooklyn W, 75-53 1 27 0 6 6 3 2 1.5 2 0 4 -
Jan 12 at Wagner W, 80-68 1 30 1 2 3 4 4 1.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 14 Bryant W, 49-48 1 34 1 3 4 4 3 1.3 1 0 3 -
Jan 19 at St. Francis Brooklyn W, 68-66 1 34 2 4 6 5 4 1.3 0 2 3 -
Jan 21 Wagner W, 72-64 1 34 0 6 6 5 2 2.5 1 0 2 -
Jan 26 at Saint Francis U L, 85-68 1 37 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 28 at Robert Morris L, 64-46 1 27 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 2 St. Francis Brooklyn L, 56-53 1 40 2 3 5 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 9 Mount St. Mary's W, 76-41 1 27 0 3 3 6 4 1.5 0 0 3 0
Feb 11 Fairleigh Dickinson W, 68-62 1 34 0 4 4 7 1 7.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 16 at Bryant W, 67-57 1 31 0 3 3 0 4 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 18 at LIU Brooklyn   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Central Connecticut State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Fairleigh Dickinson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Saint Francis U   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 Robert Morris   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Mount St. Mary's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at Northeast Conference Quarterfinal   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Northeast Conference Semifinal   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 at Northeast Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 23 23 30.3 3.5-9.0 38.6 1.3-3.6 36.1 2.9-3.9 74.2 11.1
Conference 12 12 32.4 3.4-8.6 39.8 1.6-4.3 36.5 3.5-4.7 75.0 11.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 32.0 4.0-10.2 39.3 1.5-4.6 33.3 2.8-3.8 73.8 12.4
Away 12 12 28.8 3.0-7.9 37.9 1.1-2.7 40.6 2.9-3.9 74.5 10.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 13 13 29.4 3.3-8.4 39.4 1.5-4.0 36.5 2.8-3.5 78.3 10.8
Losses 10 10 31.6 3.7-9.8 37.8 1.1-3.1 35.5 3.0-4.3 69.8 11.5
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November 6 6 28.2 3.2-9.2 34.5 1.0-3.2 31.6 2.2-2.8 76.5 9.5
December 5 5 28.0 4.0-9.8 40.8 1.0-2.4 41.7 2.2-3.2 68.8 11.2
January 8 8 32.1 2.5-7.4 33.9 1.2-3.2 38.5 4.0-5.1 78.0 10.3
February 4 4 33.0 5.2-11.0 47.7 2.2-6.5 34.6 2.5-3.8 66.7 15.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 23 23 698 80-207 38.6 30-83 36.1 66-89 74.2 256
Conference 12 12 389 41-103 39.8 19-52 36.5 42-56 75.0 143
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 11 352 44-112 39.3 17-51 33.3 31-42 73.8 136
Away 12 12 346 36-95 37.9 13-32 40.6 35-47 74.5 120
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 13 13 382 43-109 39.4 19-52 36.5 36-46 78.3 141
Losses 10 10 316 37-98 37.8 11-31 35.5 30-43 69.8 115
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November 6 6 169 19-55 34.5 6-19 31.6 13-17 76.5 57
December 5 5 140 20-49 40.8 5-12 41.7 11-16 68.8 56
January 8 8 257 20-59 33.9 10-26 38.5 32-41 78.0 82
February 4 4 132 21-44 47.7 9-26 34.6 10-15 66.7 61
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 23 23 30.3 4.6-11.9 38.6 1.7-4.8 36.1 3.8-5.1 74.2 14.7
Conference 12 12 32.4 4.2-10.6 39.8 2.0-5.3 36.5 4.3-5.8 75.0 14.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 32.0 5.0-12.7 39.3 1.9-5.8 33.3 3.5-4.8 73.8 15.5
Away 12 12 28.8 4.2-11.0 37.9 1.5-3.7 40.6 4.0-5.4 74.5 13.9
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 13 13 29.4 4.5-11.4 39.4 2.0-5.4 36.5 3.8-4.8 78.3 14.8
Losses 10 10 31.6 4.7-12.4 37.8 1.4-3.9 35.5 3.8-5.4 69.8 14.6
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November 6 6 28.2 4.5-13.0 34.5 1.4-4.5 31.6 3.1-4.0 76.5 13.5
December 5 5 28.0 5.7-14.0 40.8 1.4-3.4 41.7 3.1-4.6 68.8 16.0
January 8 8 32.1 3.1-9.2 33.9 1.6-4.0 38.5 5.0-6.4 78.0 12.8
February 4 4 33.0 6.4-13.3 47.7 2.7-7.9 34.6 3.0-4.5 66.7 18.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 23 23 30.3 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.7 0.0 2.9 2.8 1.0 0.8 0.1
Conference 12 12 32.4 0.6 3.5 4.1 2.5 0.0 3.7 2.6 1.4 0.8 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 32.0 0.5 2.8 3.3 2.7 0.0 3.5 2.5 1.4 0.9 0.0
Away 12 12 28.8 0.8 2.4 3.2 2.6 0.1 2.4 3.2 0.8 0.8 0.3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 13 29.4 0.5 3.2 3.6 2.7 0.0 4.0 2.6 1.5 0.5 0.2
Losses 10 10 31.6 0.8 1.9 2.7 2.6 0.1 1.5 3.1 0.5 1.2 0.0
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November 6 6 28.2 0.8 1.3 2.2 2.3 0.0 2.8 3.5 0.8 1.0 0.2
December 5 5 28.0 0.4 2.0 2.4 3.4 0.2 1.2 2.6 0.5 0.8 0.0
January 8 8 32.1 0.6 3.6 4.3 3.0 0.0 3.5 2.6 1.3 1.0 0.3
February 4 4 33.0 0.5 3.3 3.8 1.5 0.0 4.0 2.5 1.6 0.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 23 23 698 14 60 74 61 1 67 65 1.0 19 3
Conference 12 12 389 7 42 49 30 0 44 31 1.4 9 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 352 5 31 36 30 0 38 27 1.4 10 0
Away 12 12 346 9 29 38 31 1 29 38 0.8 9 3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 13 382 6 41 47 35 0 52 34 1.5 7 3
Losses 10 10 316 8 19 27 26 1 15 31 0.5 12 0
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November 6 6 169 5 8 13 14 0 17 21 0.8 6 1
December 5 5 140 2 10 12 17 1 6 13 0.5 4 0
January 8 8 257 5 29 34 24 0 28 21 1.3 8 2
February 4 4 132 2 13 15 6 0 16 10 1.6 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 23 23 30.3 0.8 3.4 4.2 3.5 0.1 3.8 3.7 1.0 1.1 0.2
Conference 12 12 32.4 0.7 4.3 5.0 3.1 0.0 4.5 3.2 1.4 0.9 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 32.0 0.6 3.5 4.1 3.4 0.0 4.3 3.1 1.4 1.1 0.0
Away 12 12 28.8 1.0 3.4 4.4 3.6 0.1 3.4 4.4 0.8 1.0 0.3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 13 13 29.4 0.6 4.3 4.9 3.7 0.0 5.4 3.6 1.5 0.7 0.3
Losses 10 10 31.6 1.0 2.4 3.4 3.3 0.1 1.9 3.9 0.5 1.5 0.0
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November 6 6 28.2 1.2 1.9 3.1 3.3 0.0 4.0 5.0 0.8 1.4 0.2
December 5 5 28.0 0.6 2.9 3.4 4.9 0.3 1.7 3.7 0.5 1.1 0.0
January 8 8 32.1 0.8 4.5 5.3 3.7 0.0 4.4 3.3 1.3 1.2 0.3
February 4 4 33.0 0.6 3.9 4.5 1.8 0.0 4.8 3.0 1.6 0.3 0.0