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 32
pts/g 11.5
fg % 39.1
3pt % 37.3
ft % 72.3
reb/g 3.3
a/g 3.2

#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
Mar 2 Saint Francis U W, 77-51
Mar 4 Robert Morris W, 54-45
Mar 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 53-46
Mar 11 Wagner W, 68-51
Mar 14 Saint Francis U L, 68-60
Mar 22 at Georgetown L, 90-59
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 18
Games started 32 18
Minutes 1009 599
Minutes per game 31.5 33.3
FG 116-297 61-156
FG Pct 39.1 39.1
3PT 50-134 32-84
3PT Pct 37.3 38.1
FT 86-119 58-79
FT Pct 72.3 73.4
Off rebounds 19 11
Def rebounds 88 60
Total rebounds 107 71
Rebounds per game 3.3 3.9
Personal fouls 81 43
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 103 71
Turnovers 92 47
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.5
Steals 33 18
Blocks 6 4
Points 368 212
Points per game 11.5 11.8
Points per 40 min 14.6 14.2
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 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 L, 69-64 1 39 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 8
Feb 23 at Central Connecticut State W, 73-46 1 32 4-11 36.4 2-5 40.0 3-4 75.0 13
Feb 25 at Fairleigh Dickinson W, 82-63 1 33 4-8 50.0 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 12
Mar 2 Saint Francis U W, 77-51 1 33 6-11 54.5 3-6 50.0 1-1 100.0 16
Mar 4 Robert Morris W, 54-45 1 33 4-9 44.4 3-6 50.0 4-6 66.7 15
Mar 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 53-46 1 40 0-8 0.0 0-4 0.0 5-8 62.5 5
Mar 11 Wagner W, 68-51 1 34 7-14 50.0 1-4 25.0 2-4 50.0 17
Mar 14 Saint Francis U L, 68-60 1 38 8-16 50.0 5-10 50.0 0-1 0.0 21
Mar 22 at Georgetown L, 90-59 1 29 1-7 14.3 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 5
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 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 L, 69-64 1 39 0 1 1 6 0 - 2 0 2 -
Feb 23 at Central Connecticut State W, 73-46 1 32 0 4 4 4 0 - 3 0 0 -
Feb 25 at Fairleigh Dickinson W, 82-63 1 33 1 3 4 6 7 0.9 1 0 3 -
Mar 2 Saint Francis U W, 77-51 1 33 0 1 1 7 2 3.5 2 1 2 -
Mar 4 Robert Morris W, 54-45 1 33 1 4 5 1 4 0.3 0 0 4 -
Mar 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 53-46 1 40 2 5 7 3 3 1.0 1 1 2 -
Mar 11 Wagner W, 68-51 1 34 1 5 6 3 2 1.5 2 0 2 -
Mar 14 Saint Francis U L, 68-60 1 38 0 2 2 3 6 0.5 1 1 3 -
Mar 22 at Georgetown L, 90-59 1 29 0 3 3 3 3 1.0 2 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 32 31.5 3.6-9.3 39.1 1.6-4.2 37.3 2.7-3.7 72.3 11.5
Conference 18 18 33.3 3.4-8.7 39.1 1.8-4.7 38.1 3.2-4.4 73.4 11.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 15 32.7 4.6-10.8 42.6 1.9-5.1 37.7 2.5-3.6 70.4 13.7
Away 17 17 30.5 2.8-7.9 34.8 1.2-3.4 36.8 2.8-3.8 73.8 9.6
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 19 19 30.9 3.6-8.9 40.0 1.7-4.4 38.1 2.7-3.6 73.9 11.5
Losses 13 13 32.5 3.7-9.8 37.8 1.4-3.8 36.0 2.7-3.8 70.0 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 7 7 33.7 4.4-9.9 44.9 2.3-6.0 38.1 2.3-3.3 69.6 13.4
March 6 6 34.5 4.3-10.8 40.0 2.2-5.8 37.1 2.3-3.7 63.6 13.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 32 1009 116-297 39.1 50-134 37.3 86-119 72.3 368
Conference 18 18 599 61-156 39.1 32-84 38.1 58-79 73.4 212
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 15 15 490 69-162 42.6 29-77 37.7 38-54 70.4 205
Away 17 17 519 47-135 34.8 21-57 36.8 48-65 73.8 163
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 19 19 587 68-170 40.0 32-84 38.1 51-69 73.9 219
Losses 13 13 422 48-127 37.8 18-50 36.0 35-50 70.0 149
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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 7 7 236 31-69 44.9 16-42 38.1 16-23 69.6 94
March 6 6 207 26-65 40.0 13-35 37.1 14-22 63.6 79
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 32 31.5 4.6-11.8 39.1 2.0-5.3 37.3 3.4-4.7 72.3 14.6
Conference 18 18 33.3 4.1-10.4 39.1 2.1-5.6 38.1 3.9-5.3 73.4 14.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 15 32.7 5.6-13.2 42.6 2.4-6.3 37.7 3.1-4.4 70.4 16.7
Away 17 17 30.5 3.6-10.4 34.8 1.6-4.4 36.8 3.7-5.0 73.8 12.6
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 19 19 30.9 4.6-11.6 40.0 2.2-5.7 38.1 3.5-4.7 73.9 14.9
Losses 13 13 32.5 4.5-12.0 37.8 1.7-4.7 36.0 3.3-4.7 70.0 14.1
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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 7 7 33.7 5.3-11.7 44.9 2.7-7.1 38.1 2.7-3.9 69.6 15.9
March 6 6 34.5 5.0-12.6 40.0 2.5-6.8 37.1 2.7-4.3 63.6 15.3
  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 32 31.5 0.6 2.8 3.3 2.5 0.0 3.2 2.9 1.1 1.0 0.2
Conference 18 18 33.3 0.6 3.3 3.9 2.4 0.0 3.9 2.6 1.5 1.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 32.7 0.5 2.9 3.3 2.7 0.0 3.5 2.7 1.3 1.0 0.1
Away 17 17 30.5 0.7 2.6 3.4 2.4 0.1 3.0 3.0 1.0 1.1 0.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 19 19 30.9 0.6 3.3 3.9 2.5 0.0 4.0 2.7 1.5 0.8 0.3
Losses 13 13 32.5 0.6 1.9 2.5 2.5 0.1 2.1 3.1 0.7 1.3 0.1
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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 7 7 33.7 0.4 3.0 3.4 1.6 0.0 4.6 2.4 1.9 1.0 0.0
March 6 6 34.5 0.7 3.3 4.0 2.5 - 3.3 3.3 1.0 1.3 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 32 1009 19 88 107 81 1 103 92 1.1 33 6
Conference 18 18 599 11 60 71 43 0 71 47 1.5 18 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 490 7 43 50 41 0 52 41 1.3 15 2
Away 17 17 519 12 45 57 40 1 51 51 1.0 18 4
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 19 19 587 11 63 74 48 0 76 52 1.5 16 5
Losses 13 13 422 8 25 33 33 1 27 40 0.7 17 1
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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 7 7 236 3 21 24 11 0 32 17 1.9 7 0
March 6 6 207 4 20 24 15 - 20 20 1.0 8 3
  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 32 31.5 0.8 3.5 4.2 3.2 0.0 4.1 3.6 1.1 1.3 0.2
Conference 18 18 33.3 0.7 4.0 4.7 2.9 0.0 4.7 3.1 1.5 1.2 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 32.7 0.6 3.5 4.1 3.3 0.0 4.2 3.3 1.3 1.2 0.2
Away 17 17 30.5 0.9 3.5 4.4 3.1 0.1 3.9 3.9 1.0 1.4 0.3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 19 19 30.9 0.7 4.3 5.0 3.3 0.0 5.2 3.5 1.5 1.1 0.3
Losses 13 13 32.5 0.8 2.4 3.1 3.1 0.1 2.6 3.8 0.7 1.6 0.1
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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 7 7 33.7 0.5 3.6 4.1 1.9 0.0 5.4 2.9 1.9 1.2 0.0
March 6 6 34.5 0.8 3.9 4.6 2.9 0.0 3.9 3.9 1.0 1.5 0.6