05 Laura Van Peursem
05 Laura Van Peursem
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Huntsville, Ala.
High School: Randolph HS
Position: F
gp 27
pts/g 5.6
fg % 37.5
3pt % 20.0
ft % 84.6
reb/g 6.4
a/g 1.9

2016-17: Helped team win Southern Athletic Association regular season title … named honorable mention all-conference … earned Ben Sinclair Teammate of the Year Award … ranked nationally in blocked shots… conference leader in free-throw percentages and blocks … ranked top 10 in conference in three categories … led the team in blocks … was top five on team in nine categories … started in all 28 games, earning a total of 151 points … scored a career-high 17 points at Millsaps (Jan. 2) … perfect 1.000 of free-throws in 11 games, went 66 for 78 on the year.

 

2015-16: Named to SAA Winter Academic Honor Roll … played in 26 games as a junior, logging a total of 491 minutes on the court … recorded 61 points, 23 steals, 40 blocks, 139 rebounds, and 19 assists on the year … scored a season-high eight points against Rush (Dec. 16) and again against Berry (Feb. 26).

 

2014-15:  SAA Academic Honor Roll member … played in 23 games with six starts... recorded 83 points, 108 rebounds, 25 blocks, 20 steals, and 13 assists... second on the team with 4.7 rebounds per game... shot .316 (25-79) from the field and .689 (31-45) from the free throw line... tied her season and career-high with nine points against Sewanee (Feb. 15) ... season and career-high 11 rebounds against Oglethorpe (Jan. 25) ... also played on the BSC volleyball team, earning Second-Team All-Conference honors.

 

2013-14:  SAA Academic Honor Roll member … Appeared in 21 games with 14 starts as a freshman... scored 77 points with 85 rebounds, 18 steals, 16 assists, and 31 blocks... led the team with 1.5 blocks per game... season and career-high nine points scored against LaGrange (Dec. 12) ... also played on the BSC volleyball team.

 

Pre-BSC:  Four-year letter winner in both volleyball and basketball at The Randolph School... two-time Offensive MVP (2010, 2011) ... 2012 4A All-State honoree... All-Area (2010, 2011, 2012) ... All-Region (2011, 2012) ... Offensive MVP (2010, 2011).

 

Personal:  Born Sept. 4, 1994... daughter of Kathryn and Robert Van Peursem … also played volleyball for the Panthers all four years.

Recent Games
Feb 10 at Oglethorpe W, 55-49
Feb 12 at Berry L, 59-58
Feb 18 Millsaps W, 73-66
Feb 24 Rhodes W, 59-51
Feb 25 Oglethorpe W, 72-56
Feb 26 Hendrix L, 60-55
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 14
Games started 14 11
Minutes 742 440
Minutes per game 27.5 31.4
FG 42-112 28-68
FG Pct 37.5 41.2
3PT 1-5 0-1
3PT Pct 20.0 0.0
FT 66-78 34-41
FT Pct 84.6 82.9
Off rebounds 67 36
Def rebounds 106 69
Total rebounds 173 105
Rebounds per game 6.4 7.5
Personal fouls 66 43
Disqualifications 3 3
Assists 50 29
Turnovers 36 23
Assist to turnover ratio 1.4 1.3
Steals 23 13
Blocks 47 33
Points 151 90
Points per game 5.6 6.4
Points per 40 min 8.1 8.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 at Piedmont L, 52-39 - 22 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 18 at DePauw L, 54-43 - 21 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 4
Nov 19 vs. Texas-Dallas L, 71-48 - 15 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 22 Louisiana Col. W, 56-45 - 12 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 26 at Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 72-48 - 18 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 5
Nov 28 at Texas-Tyler L, 51-40 - 21 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 0
Dec 9 Piedmont W, 61-55 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 at Covenant W, 70-60 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Dec 16 Rust W, 61-58 - 21 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 28 at Belhaven L, 68-62 - 25 0-0 - 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 5
Jan 2 at Millsaps W, 61-45 - 31 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 17
Jan 3 Agnes Scott W, 70-38 - 18 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 6 at Rhodes W, 61-48 - 23 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 8 at Hendrix W, 54-53 - 31 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Jan 13 Oglethorpe W, 64-55 1 26 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Jan 15 Berry W, 70-47 1 32 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 2
Jan 20 Centre W, 52-40 1 34 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 22 Sewanee W, 69-60 1 32 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 27 at Centre W, 60-50 1 30 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 29 at Sewanee L, 62-45 1 28 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 3 Rhodes L, 47-40 1 36 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 5 Hendrix L, 73-63 1 31 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 9
Feb 10 at Oglethorpe W, 55-49 1 37 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 12 at Berry L, 59-58 1 37 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 4-7 57.1 12
Feb 18 Millsaps W, 73-66 1 32 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 7-8 87.5 13
Feb 24 Rhodes W, 59-51 1 40 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Feb 25 Oglethorpe W, 72-56 1 39 3-10 30.0 1-1 100.0 7-7 100.0 14
Feb 26 Hendrix L, 60-55 1 40 1-8 12.5 0-0 - 6-6 100.0 8
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 at Piedmont L, 52-39 - 22 3 4 7 1 0 - 0 1 0 -
Nov 18 at DePauw L, 54-43 - 21 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 19 vs. Texas-Dallas L, 71-48 - 15 3 1 4 3 0 - 0 1 2 0
Nov 22 Louisiana Col. W, 56-45 - 12 1 2 3 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 26 at Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 72-48 - 18 3 3 6 1 1 1.0 1 1 2 -
Nov 28 at Texas-Tyler L, 51-40 - 21 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 1 2 4 -
Dec 9 Piedmont W, 61-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 at Covenant W, 70-60 - 10 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 1 1 1 -
Dec 16 Rust W, 61-58 - 21 3 1 4 2 2 1.0 0 2 1 -
Dec 28 at Belhaven L, 68-62 - 25 2 5 7 3 0 - 2 1 1 -
Jan 2 at Millsaps W, 61-45 - 31 4 6 10 2 4 0.5 2 0 2 -
Jan 3 Agnes Scott W, 70-38 - 18 4 0 4 0 0 - 2 0 0 -
Jan 6 at Rhodes W, 61-48 - 23 5 3 8 3 2 1.5 0 3 3 -
Jan 8 at Hendrix W, 54-53 - 31 2 5 7 5 0 - 1 5 5 1
Jan 13 Oglethorpe W, 64-55 1 26 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 1 0 5 1
Jan 15 Berry W, 70-47 1 32 2 5 7 2 0 - 0 5 3 -
Jan 20 Centre W, 52-40 1 34 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 1 3 2 -
Jan 22 Sewanee W, 69-60 1 32 7 6 13 5 3 1.7 1 1 0 -
Jan 27 at Centre W, 60-50 1 30 3 4 7 0 5 0.0 0 2 3 -
Jan 29 at Sewanee L, 62-45 1 28 2 4 6 3 1 3.0 2 3 1 -
Feb 3 Rhodes L, 47-40 1 36 0 8 8 2 1 2.0 2 2 3 -
Feb 5 Hendrix L, 73-63 1 31 1 6 7 0 0 - 0 5 5 1
Feb 10 at Oglethorpe W, 55-49 1 37 3 3 6 2 1 2.0 1 1 4 -
Feb 12 at Berry L, 59-58 1 37 1 7 8 3 1 3.0 1 1 4 -
Feb 18 Millsaps W, 73-66 1 32 3 8 11 1 2 0.5 1 2 3 -
Feb 24 Rhodes W, 59-51 1 40 4 6 10 1 3 0.3 2 2 2 -
Feb 25 Oglethorpe W, 72-56 1 39 4 6 10 4 3 1.3 0 2 2 -
Feb 26 Hendrix L, 60-55 1 40 1 4 5 3 0 - 1 1 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 14 27.5 1.6-4.1 37.5 0.0-0.2 20.0 2.4-2.9 84.6 5.6
Conference 14 11 31.4 2.0-4.9 41.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.4-2.9 82.9 6.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 10 30.2 1.8-4.3 41.1 0.1-0.2 33.3 2.6-2.9 89.5 6.2
Away 13 4 25.7 1.5-4.0 36.5 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.3-2.9 78.9 5.2
Neutral 1 - 15.0 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.0 100.0 2.0
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Wins 16 9 28.0 1.7-4.4 38.0 0.1-0.2 33.3 2.4-2.8 88.6 5.9
Losses 11 5 26.7 1.4-3.7 36.6 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.5-3.1 79.4 5.2
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November 6 - 18.2 0.7-2.8 23.5 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.5-2.0 75.0 2.8
December 3 - 18.7 0.3-0.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.7 75.0 2.7
January 10 6 28.5 1.9-5.1 37.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.8-2.1 85.7 5.6
February 8 8 36.5 2.2-5.2 42.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 4.1-4.6 89.2 8.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 14 742 42-112 37.5 1-5 20.0 66-78 84.6 151
Conference 14 11 440 28-68 41.2 0-1 0.0 34-41 82.9 90
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 10 393 23-56 41.1 1-3 33.3 34-38 89.5 81
Away 13 4 334 19-52 36.5 0-2 0.0 30-38 78.9 68
Neutral 1 - 15 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
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Wins 16 9 448 27-71 38.0 1-3 33.3 39-44 88.6 94
Losses 11 5 294 15-41 36.6 0-2 0.0 27-34 79.4 57
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November 6 - 109 4-17 23.5 0-3 0.0 9-12 75.0 17
December 3 - 56 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 8
January 10 6 285 19-51 37.3 0-1 0.0 18-21 85.7 56
February 8 8 292 18-42 42.9 1-1 100.0 33-37 89.2 70
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 14 27.5 2.3-6.0 37.5 0.1-0.3 20.0 3.6-4.2 84.6 8.1
Conference 14 11 31.4 2.5-6.2 41.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.1-3.7 82.9 8.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 10 30.2 2.3-5.7 41.1 0.1-0.3 33.3 3.5-3.9 89.5 8.2
Away 13 4 25.7 2.3-6.2 36.5 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.6-4.6 78.9 8.1
Neutral 1 - 15.0 0.0-10.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.3-5.3 100.0 5.3
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Wins 16 9 28.0 2.4-6.3 38.0 0.1-0.3 33.3 3.5-3.9 88.6 8.4
Losses 11 5 26.7 2.0-5.6 36.6 0.0-0.3 0.0 3.7-4.6 79.4 7.8
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November 6 - 18.2 1.5-6.2 23.5 0.0-1.1 0.0 3.3-4.4 75.0 6.2
December 3 - 18.7 0.7-1.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.3-5.7 75.0 5.7
January 10 6 28.5 2.7-7.2 37.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.5-2.9 85.7 7.9
February 8 8 36.5 2.5-5.8 42.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 4.5-5.1 89.2 9.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 14 27.5 2.5 3.9 6.4 2.4 0.1 1.9 1.3 1.4 0.9 1.7
Conference 14 11 31.4 2.6 4.9 7.5 3.1 0.2 2.1 1.6 1.3 0.9 2.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 10 30.2 2.5 4.3 6.8 2.4 0.2 1.7 1.3 1.3 0.8 1.9
Away 13 4 25.7 2.4 3.8 6.2 2.5 0.1 1.9 1.5 1.3 0.9 1.6
Neutral 1 - 15.0 3.0 1.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 - 0.0 1.0
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Wins 16 9 28.0 3.1 3.8 6.9 2.4 0.1 1.8 1.9 1.0 0.8 1.8
Losses 11 5 26.7 1.6 4.1 5.7 2.5 0.1 1.9 0.5 3.5 0.9 1.6
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November 6 - 18.2 2.0 2.2 4.2 2.2 0.0 1.3 0.5 2.7 0.3 0.8
December 3 - 18.7 2.0 2.7 4.7 1.0 - 1.7 1.3 1.3 1.0 1.3
January 10 6 28.5 3.2 3.7 6.9 2.4 0.2 2.1 1.8 1.2 1.0 2.2
February 8 8 36.5 2.1 6.0 8.1 3.3 0.1 2.0 1.4 1.5 1.0 2.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 14 742 67 106 173 66 3 50 36 1.4 23 47
Conference 14 11 440 36 69 105 43 3 29 23 1.3 13 33
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 10 393 33 56 89 31 2 22 17 1.3 11 25
Away 13 4 334 31 49 80 33 1 25 19 1.3 12 21
Neutral 1 - 15 3 1 4 2 0 3 0 - 0 1
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Wins 16 9 448 49 61 110 38 2 29 30 1.0 13 29
Losses 11 5 294 18 45 63 28 1 21 6 3.5 10 18
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November 6 - 109 12 13 25 13 0 8 3 2.7 2 5
December 3 - 56 6 8 14 3 - 5 4 1.3 3 4
January 10 6 285 32 37 69 24 2 21 18 1.2 10 22
February 8 8 292 17 48 65 26 1 16 11 1.5 8 16
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 14 27.5 3.6 5.7 9.3 3.6 0.2 2.7 1.9 1.4 1.2 2.5
Conference 14 11 31.4 3.3 6.3 9.5 3.9 0.3 2.6 2.1 1.3 1.2 3.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 10 30.2 3.4 5.7 9.1 3.2 0.2 2.2 1.7 1.3 1.1 2.5
Away 13 4 25.7 3.7 5.9 9.6 4.0 0.1 3.0 2.3 1.3 1.4 2.5
Neutral 1 - 15.0 8.0 2.7 10.7 5.3 0.0 8.0 0.0 - 0.0 2.7
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Wins 16 9 28.0 4.4 5.4 9.8 3.4 0.2 2.6 2.7 1.0 1.2 2.6
Losses 11 5 26.7 2.4 6.1 8.6 3.8 0.1 2.9 0.8 3.5 1.4 2.4
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November 6 - 18.2 4.4 4.8 9.2 4.8 0.0 2.9 1.1 2.7 0.7 1.8
December 3 - 18.7 4.3 5.7 10.0 2.1 0.0 3.6 2.9 1.3 2.1 2.9
January 10 6 28.5 4.5 5.2 9.7 3.4 0.3 2.9 2.5 1.2 1.4 3.1
February 8 8 36.5 2.3 6.6 8.9 3.6 0.1 2.2 1.5 1.5 1.1 2.2