20 Paul Atkinson
20 Paul Atkinson
Height: 6-10
Weight: 220
Year: So
Hometown: West Palm Beach, Fla.
High School: Westminster Academy
Position: F
gp 13
pts/g 11.3
fg % 75.3
3pt % -
ft % 58.5
reb/g 5.2
a/g 0.8

2017-18: Led the Ivy League in field goal percentage (.692)... Sixth in the league in offensive rebounds (1.7 per game)... One of five players to appear in all 31 games... Started 30 games, the most of any newcomer... Third leading first year scorer in the league (9.3 ppg.)... Three time Ivy League Rookie of the Week selection... Posted first career double-double (20 points, 13 rebounds) at Penn... Hit a game-winning layup with three-tenths of a second left in an 80-79 home victory over Penn... Recipient of the team's John C. Cobb Outstanding Rookie Award.

Before Yale: Averaged 20.6 points, 13.1 rebounds, 3.1 assists at Westminster Academy… First team all-county and second team all-state selection… Sun Sentinel’s South Florida Player of the Year…Helped lead Westminster to Class 4A state championship… Scored 17 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in championship game… Named to USA Today Florida boys basketball second team… Played for Florida Vipers AAU team.

Personal: Volunteered at basketball camps at Westminster Academy.

Why Yale? “Because it felt like the best place for me. I mean Yale is Yale and you can’t beat it, as well as the growing basketball team that I think can shock the world.”

 

Recent Games
Dec 11 Albany W, 71-63
Dec 20 at Monmouth W, 66-58
Dec 22 Iona W, 99-84
Jan 2 Kennesaw St. W, 92-65
Jan 5 at CSUN W, 94-90
Jan 8 Skidmore W, 88-59
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 13 -
Games started 1 -
Minutes 265 -
Minutes per game 20.4 -
FG 58-77 0-0
FG Pct 75.3 -
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 31-53 0-0
FT Pct 58.5 -
Off rebounds 27 -
Def rebounds 40 -
Total rebounds 67 -
Rebounds per game 5.2 -
Personal fouls 30 -
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 10 -
Turnovers 17 -
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 -
Steals 7 -
Blocks 4 -
Points 147 0
Points per game 11.3 -
Points per 40 min 22.2 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 vs. Chinese University All Stars W, 93-84 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 vs. California W, 76-59 - 20 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Nov 17 at Memphis L, 109-102 - 18 4-4 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Nov 21 at Vermont L, 79-70 - 23 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 7
Nov 28 at Bryant W, 103-61 - 13 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Dec 1 vs. Miami (Fla.) W, 77-73 - 24 8-10 80.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 17
Dec 5 Lehigh W, 97-87 - 20 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 5
Dec 8 at Duke L, 91-58 - 19 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 8
Dec 11 Albany W, 71-63 - 21 9-12 75.0 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 20
Dec 20 at Monmouth W, 66-58 - 22 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
Dec 22 Iona W, 99-84 - 20 10-10 100.0 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 23
Jan 2 Kennesaw St. W, 92-65 1 25 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 16
Jan 5 at CSUN W, 94-90 - 22 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 2-7 28.6 12
Jan 8 Skidmore W, 88-59 - 18 4-4 100.0 0-0 - 6-6 100.0 14
Jan 19 at Brown   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Brown   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Harvard   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Princeton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Penn   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Columbia   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Cornell   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Harvard   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Cornell   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Columbia   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Penn   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Princeton   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 vs. Chinese University All Stars W, 93-84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 vs. California W, 76-59 - 20 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 1 1 4 -
Nov 17 at Memphis L, 109-102 - 18 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 21 at Vermont L, 79-70 - 23 0 4 4 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Nov 28 at Bryant W, 103-61 - 13 0 3 3 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Dec 1 vs. Miami (Fla.) W, 77-73 - 24 2 3 5 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 5 Lehigh W, 97-87 - 20 5 2 7 2 1 2.0 0 1 1 0
Dec 8 at Duke L, 91-58 - 19 2 3 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Dec 11 Albany W, 71-63 - 21 2 7 9 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 20 at Monmouth W, 66-58 - 22 4 2 6 0 2 0.0 1 1 2 -
Dec 22 Iona W, 99-84 - 20 5 1 6 1 4 0.3 1 0 3 0
Jan 2 Kennesaw St. W, 92-65 1 25 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 1 1 1 0
Jan 5 at CSUN W, 94-90 - 22 2 7 9 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 8 Skidmore W, 88-59 - 18 3 2 5 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 0
Jan 19 at Brown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Brown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Harvard   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Penn   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Columbia   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Harvard   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Columbia   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Penn   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 31 30 24.2 3.5-5.1 69.2 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.3 66.7 9.3
2018-19 13 1 20.4 4.5-5.9 75.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-4.1 58.5 11.3
Total 44 31 23.0 3.8-5.4 71.2 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.5 63.9 9.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 31 30 749 110-159 69.2 0-0 - 68-102 66.7 288
2018-19 13 1 265 58-77 75.3 0-0 - 31-53 58.5 147
Total 44 31 1014 168-236 71.2 0-0 - 99-155 63.9 435
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 31 30 24.2 5.9-8.5 69.2 0.0-0.0 - 3.6-5.4 66.7 15.4
2018-19 13 1 20.4 8.8-11.6 75.3 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-8.0 58.5 22.2
Total 44 31 23.0 6.6-9.3 71.2 0.0-0.0 - 3.9-6.1 63.9 17.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 31 30 24.2 1.7 2.9 4.6 2.5 0.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.5
2018-19 13 1 20.4 2.1 3.1 5.2 2.3 0.1 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.3
Total 44 31 23.0 1.8 2.9 4.8 2.5 0.1 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.6 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 31 30 749 53 89 142 79 3 32 31 1.0 21 17
2018-19 13 1 265 27 40 67 30 1 10 17 0.6 7 4
Total 44 31 1014 80 129 209 109 4 42 48 0.9 28 21
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 31 30 24.2 2.8 4.8 7.6 4.2 0.2 1.7 1.7 1.0 1.1 0.9
2018-19 13 1 20.4 4.1 6.0 10.1 4.5 0.2 1.5 2.6 0.6 1.1 0.6
Total 44 31 23.0 3.2 5.1 8.2 4.3 0.2 1.7 1.9 0.9 1.1 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 13 1 20.4 4.5-5.9 75.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-4.1 58.5 11.3
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 5 1 20.8 6.0-8.0 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.6-5.6 64.3 15.6
Away 6 - 19.5 3.0-4.2 72.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-3.5 52.4 7.8
Neutral 2 - 22.0 5.0-6.0 83.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-2.0 50.0 11.0
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Wins 10 1 20.5 5.0-6.4 78.1 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-4.3 55.8 12.4
Losses 3 - 20.0 2.7-4.3 61.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.3-3.3 70.0 7.7
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November 4 - 18.5 2.8-3.5 78.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.5-2.0 75.0 7.0
December 6 - 21.0 5.3-7.2 74.4 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-4.3 50.0 12.8
January 3 1 21.7 5.0-6.7 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.0-6.3 63.2 14.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 13 1 265 58-77 75.3 0-0 - 31-53 58.5 147
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 5 1 104 30-40 75.0 0-0 - 18-28 64.3 78
Away 6 - 117 18-25 72.0 0-0 - 11-21 52.4 47
Neutral 2 - 44 10-12 83.3 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 22
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Wins 10 1 205 50-64 78.1 0-0 - 24-43 55.8 124
Losses 3 - 60 8-13 61.5 0-0 - 7-10 70.0 23
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November 4 - 74 11-14 78.6 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 28
December 6 - 126 32-43 74.4 0-0 - 13-26 50.0 77
January 3 1 65 15-20 75.0 0-0 - 12-19 63.2 42
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 13 1 20.4 8.8-11.6 75.3 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-8.0 58.5 22.2
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 5 1 20.8 11.5-15.4 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 6.9-10.8 64.3 30.0
Away 6 - 19.5 6.2-8.5 72.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.8-7.2 52.4 16.1
Neutral 2 - 22.0 9.1-10.9 83.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-3.6 50.0 20.0
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Wins 10 1 20.5 9.8-12.5 78.1 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-8.4 55.8 24.2
Losses 3 - 20.0 5.3-8.7 61.5 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-6.7 70.0 15.3
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November 4 - 18.5 5.9-7.6 78.6 0.0-0.0 - 3.2-4.3 75.0 15.1
December 6 - 21.0 10.2-13.7 74.4 0.0-0.0 - 4.1-8.3 50.0 24.4
January 3 1 21.7 9.2-12.3 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 7.4-11.7 63.2 25.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 13 1 20.4 2.1 3.1 5.2 2.3 0.1 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.3
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 1 20.8 3.4 3.0 6.4 1.8 0.0 0.8 1.8 0.4 0.6 0.4
Away 6 - 19.5 1.3 3.3 4.7 2.5 0.2 0.8 1.2 0.7 0.3 0.2
Neutral 2 - 22.0 1.0 2.5 3.5 3.0 - 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.0 0.5
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Wins 10 1 20.5 2.5 3.2 5.7 1.9 0.0 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.7 0.4
Losses 3 - 20.0 0.7 2.7 3.3 3.7 0.3 1.0 1.7 0.6 0.0 0.0
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November 4 - 18.5 0.0 2.5 2.5 3.5 0.3 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.3
December 6 - 21.0 3.3 3.0 6.3 2.2 0.0 0.7 1.7 0.4 0.5 0.3
January 3 1 21.7 2.3 4.0 6.3 1.0 0.0 0.7 1.0 0.7 1.0 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 13 1 265 27 40 67 30 1 10 17 0.6 7 4
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 1 104 17 15 32 9 0 4 9 0.4 3 2
Away 6 - 117 8 20 28 15 1 5 7 0.7 2 1
Neutral 2 - 44 2 5 7 6 - 1 1 1.0 2 1
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Wins 10 1 205 25 32 57 19 0 7 12 0.6 7 4
Losses 3 - 60 2 8 10 11 1 3 5 0.6 0 0
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November 4 - 74 0 10 10 14 1 4 4 1.0 1 1
December 6 - 126 20 18 38 13 0 4 10 0.4 3 2
January 3 1 65 7 12 19 3 0 2 3 0.7 3 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 13 1 20.4 4.1 6.0 10.1 4.5 0.2 1.5 2.6 0.6 1.1 0.6
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 1 20.8 6.5 5.8 12.3 3.5 0.0 1.5 3.5 0.4 1.2 0.8
Away 6 - 19.5 2.7 6.8 9.6 5.1 0.3 1.7 2.4 0.7 0.7 0.3
Neutral 2 - 22.0 1.8 4.5 6.4 5.5 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.8 0.9
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Wins 10 1 20.5 4.9 6.2 11.1 3.7 0.0 1.4 2.3 0.6 1.4 0.8
Losses 3 - 20.0 1.3 5.3 6.7 7.3 0.7 2.0 3.3 0.6 0.0 0.0
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November 4 - 18.5 0.0 5.4 5.4 7.6 0.5 2.2 2.2 1.0 0.5 0.5
December 6 - 21.0 6.3 5.7 12.1 4.1 0.0 1.3 3.2 0.4 1.0 0.6
January 3 1 21.7 4.3 7.4 11.7 1.8 0.0 1.2 1.8 0.7 1.8 0.6