3 Kandace Tate
3 Kandace Tate
Height: 6-3
Year: Senior
Hometown: Park Forest, Ill.
High School: Homewood-Flossmoor High
Previous College: Eastern Illinois
Position: Forward/Center
gp 27
pts/g 14.9
fg % 58.1
3pt % 0.0
ft % 73.4
reb/g 7.1
a/g 0.7

2016-17: Kandace continued her solid career with the Rams…She finished the season as the Ram’s leading scorer and rebounder for the second season in a row…She finished the season with 270 total points to lead the Rams and averaged 9.6 points per game…She also tied for the team lead with 163 total rebounds and averaged 5.8  rebounds per game…She was also the team’s top defender with 44 blocked shots along with 12 steals…She ranked third in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in blocked shots…Her best game of the season came against Livingstone where she scored a career-high 26 points and 12 rebounds in a double-overtime loss to the Blue Bears…She also scored 19 points to lead the Rams to a win at Lincoln (Pa.)…For her efforts, she earned a spot on the All-CIAA team.

2015-16: Kandace played in all 28 games with 25 starts at the vital center position…She finished the season with 250 points to lead the way for the team…She averaged a team-high 8.9 points per game and also pulled in 160 rebounds to average 5.7 rebounds per game…She also added 20 blocks to lead the team as well…She started season with a bang when she scored 18 points against Pitt-Johnstown and followed that effort with a career-high 21 points and 14 rebounds at Shepherd…She also scored 17 points against Washington Adventist…She also had 10 rebounds against Wilmington (Del.) and at Saint Augustine’s…She also had three blocks against Shaw.

Personal: Kandace was counted upon as one of the top newcomers to the Rams last season…She came to WSSU after a season at Eastern Illinois University…She is a 2014 graduate of Homewood-Flossmoor High School where she earned several honors including being named the team MVP and the three-year basketball award…She also played volleyball where she was named to the Southwest Suburban Conference (SWSC) All-Tournament team and player of the week…She was also impressive in the classroom where she earned the HF Achievement Award and was named the Student of the Quarter in the Science Department….She is a Nursing major and the daughter of Marlon Hooper and Michelle Tate.

Recent Games
Feb 10 Shaw W, 81-73
Feb 17 at Fayetteville St. L, 61-58
Feb 21 at Johnson C. Smith L, 76-60
Feb 24 Livingstone W, 83-77
Feb 27 vs. Elizabeth City St. W, 87-67
Mar 1 vs. Virginia St. L, 83-65
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 16
Games started 18 8
Minutes 675 384
Minutes per game 25.0 24.0
FG 154-265 94-150
FG Pct 58.1 62.7
3PT 0-2 0-0
3PT Pct 0.0 -
FT 94-128 59-85
FT Pct 73.4 69.4
Off rebounds 69 41
Def rebounds 124 65
Total rebounds 193 106
Rebounds per game 7.1 6.6
Personal fouls 71 41
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 20 11
Turnovers 62 30
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 0.4
Steals 19 12
Blocks 31 12
Points 402 247
Points per game 14.9 15.4
Points per 40 min 23.8 25.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 11 Shepherd L, 82-65 1 25 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 12 Pitt.-Johnstown W, 66-59 1 31 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 8-9 88.9 20
Nov 15 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 73-69 1 26 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 10
Nov 18 Central St. (Ohio) L, 82-77 1 23 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 16
Nov 19 Benedict W, 77-60 1 23 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Nov 22 at USC Aiken L, 79-56 1 33 3-11 27.3 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 8
Nov 26 at Converse W, 85-73 1 33 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 11-12 91.7 21
Dec 2 at Clark Atlanta W, 72-68 1 20 6-11 54.5 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 13
Dec 9 Johnson & Wales (NC)   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 Virginia Union L, 79-62 1 38 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 12
Dec 16 Lincoln University L, 75-66 1 20 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 18 Bowie St. L, 81-64 - 20 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 9
Dec 31 West Virginia St. W, 103-81 - 15 9-13 69.2 0-0 - 0-0 - 18
Jan 5 at Virginia St. L, 89-66 - 17 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 16
Jan 6 at Chowan W, 101-96 1 38 10-13 76.9 0-0 - 11-12 91.7 31
Jan 8 at Elizabeth City St. L, 65-46 1 24 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 10
Jan 13 St. Augustine's W, 100-59 1 20 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 6
Jan 20 at Shaw W, 108-73 1 34 10-16 62.5 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 22
Jan 24 Fayetteville St. L, 93-59 1 26 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 8-10 80.0 16
Jan 27 Johnson C. Smith W, 83-75 - 5 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 3 at Livingstone W, 83-72 - 19 9-15 60.0 0-0 - 5-11 45.5 23
Feb 7 at St. Augustine's W, 66-63 - 17 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 15
Feb 10 Shaw W, 81-73 - 22 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 18
Feb 17 at Fayetteville St. L, 61-58 - 29 8-10 80.0 0-0 - 6-10 60.0 22
Feb 21 at Johnson C. Smith L, 76-60 - 29 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 19
Feb 24 Livingstone W, 83-77 1 26 8-11 72.7 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 17
Feb 27 vs. Elizabeth City St. W, 87-67 1 32 11-20 55.0 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 24
Mar 1 vs. Virginia St. L, 83-65 1 30 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 11 Shepherd L, 82-65 1 25 3 2 5 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 0
Nov 12 Pitt.-Johnstown W, 66-59 1 31 1 6 7 0 4 0.0 0 1 3 0
Nov 15 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 73-69 1 26 4 2 6 0 5 0.0 0 2 1 0
Nov 18 Central St. (Ohio) L, 82-77 1 23 4 5 9 1 1 1.0 0 1 4 0
Nov 19 Benedict W, 77-60 1 23 2 3 5 3 5 0.6 1 3 2 0
Nov 22 at USC Aiken L, 79-56 1 33 2 5 7 1 3 0.3 0 5 4 0
Nov 26 at Converse W, 85-73 1 33 2 12 14 1 3 0.3 2 3 2 -
Dec 2 at Clark Atlanta W, 72-68 1 20 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 2 1 5 1
Dec 9 Johnson & Wales (NC)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 Virginia Union L, 79-62 1 38 4 3 7 2 4 0.5 1 1 1 0
Dec 16 Lincoln University L, 75-66 1 20 2 3 5 1 0 - 1 0 1 0
Dec 18 Bowie St. L, 81-64 - 20 3 2 5 1 2 0.5 0 1 3 0
Dec 31 West Virginia St. W, 103-81 - 15 2 5 7 2 3 0.7 0 1 2 0
Jan 5 at Virginia St. L, 89-66 - 17 3 5 8 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 6 at Chowan W, 101-96 1 38 1 6 7 3 3 1.0 1 3 2 -
Jan 8 at Elizabeth City St. L, 65-46 1 24 1 6 7 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 13 St. Augustine's W, 100-59 1 20 1 4 5 1 4 0.3 4 1 1 -
Jan 20 at Shaw W, 108-73 1 34 4 4 8 1 2 0.5 0 1 2 0
Jan 24 Fayetteville St. L, 93-59 1 26 3 3 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 4 -
Jan 27 Johnson C. Smith W, 83-75 - 5 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 3 at Livingstone W, 83-72 - 19 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 0 3 2 -
Feb 7 at St. Augustine's W, 66-63 - 17 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 10 Shaw W, 81-73 - 22 7 3 10 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 0
Feb 17 at Fayetteville St. L, 61-58 - 29 4 2 6 0 1 0.0 0 2 3 0
Feb 21 at Johnson C. Smith L, 76-60 - 29 3 11 14 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 24 Livingstone W, 83-77 1 26 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 27 vs. Elizabeth City St. W, 87-67 1 32 5 7 12 1 1 1.0 1 1 2 0
Mar 1 vs. Virginia St. L, 83-65 1 30 1 9 10 0 3 0.0 1 0 2 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 18 25.0 5.7-9.8 58.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.5-4.7 73.4 14.9
Conference 16 8 24.0 5.9-9.4 62.7 0.0-0.0 - 3.7-5.3 69.4 15.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 10 22.9 4.8-8.5 56.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.9-3.7 76.9 12.4
Away 11 6 26.6 6.8-11.1 61.5 0.0-0.1 0.0 4.5-6.3 72.5 18.2
Neutral 2 2 31.0 6.0-12.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-3.5 57.1 14.0
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Wins 14 9 23.9 6.6-11.3 58.9 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.8-5.3 71.6 17.1
Losses 13 9 26.2 4.7-8.2 57.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.2-4.2 75.9 12.5
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November 7 7 27.7 4.7-9.6 49.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 4.3-5.0 85.7 13.7
December 5 3 22.6 5.0-9.0 55.6 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.8-2.8 64.3 11.8
January 7 5 23.4 5.6-8.7 63.9 0.0-0.0 - 3.9-4.7 81.8 15.0
February 7 2 24.9 8.0-12.6 63.6 0.0-0.0 - 3.7-6.3 59.1 19.7
March 1 1 30.0 1.0-4.0 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.0 100.0 4.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 18 675 154-265 58.1 0-2 0.0 94-128 73.4 402
Conference 16 8 384 94-150 62.7 0-0 - 59-85 69.4 247
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 14 10 320 67-119 56.3 0-1 0.0 40-52 76.9 174
Away 11 6 293 75-122 61.5 0-1 0.0 50-69 72.5 200
Neutral 2 2 62 12-24 50.0 0-0 - 4-7 57.1 28
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Wins 14 9 335 93-158 58.9 0-2 0.0 53-74 71.6 239
Losses 13 9 340 61-107 57.0 0-0 - 41-54 75.9 163
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November 7 7 194 33-67 49.3 0-1 0.0 30-35 85.7 96
December 5 3 113 25-45 55.6 0-1 0.0 9-14 64.3 59
January 7 5 164 39-61 63.9 0-0 - 27-33 81.8 105
February 7 2 174 56-88 63.6 0-0 - 26-44 59.1 138
March 1 1 30 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 18 25.0 9.1-15.7 58.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 5.6-7.6 73.4 23.8
Conference 16 8 24.0 9.8-15.6 62.7 0.0-0.0 - 6.1-8.9 69.4 25.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 10 22.9 8.4-14.9 56.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 5.0-6.5 76.9 21.8
Away 11 6 26.6 10.2-16.7 61.5 0.0-0.1 0.0 6.8-9.4 72.5 27.3
Neutral 2 2 31.0 7.7-15.5 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.6-4.5 57.1 18.1
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Wins 14 9 23.9 11.1-18.9 58.9 0.0-0.2 0.0 6.3-8.8 71.6 28.5
Losses 13 9 26.2 7.2-12.6 57.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.8-6.4 75.9 19.2
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November 7 7 27.7 6.8-13.8 49.3 0.0-0.2 0.0 6.2-7.2 85.7 19.8
December 5 3 22.6 8.8-15.9 55.6 0.0-0.4 0.0 3.2-5.0 64.3 20.9
January 7 5 23.4 9.5-14.9 63.9 0.0-0.0 - 6.6-8.0 81.8 25.6
February 7 2 24.9 12.9-20.2 63.6 0.0-0.0 - 6.0-10.1 59.1 31.7
March 1 1 30.0 1.3-5.3 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.7-2.7 100.0 5.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 18 25.0 2.6 4.6 7.1 2.6 0.1 0.7 2.3 0.3 0.7 1.1
Conference 16 8 24.0 2.6 4.1 6.6 2.6 0.1 0.7 1.9 0.4 0.8 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 10 22.9 2.8 3.3 6.1 2.5 0.1 0.8 2.5 0.3 0.6 0.9
Away 11 6 26.6 2.2 5.6 7.8 2.9 0.1 0.7 2.1 0.3 0.7 1.6
Neutral 2 2 31.0 3.0 8.0 11.0 2.0 0.0 0.5 2.0 0.3 1.0 0.5
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Wins 14 9 23.9 2.3 4.7 7.0 2.6 0.1 0.9 2.4 0.4 1.0 1.3
Losses 13 9 26.2 2.8 4.5 7.3 2.7 0.0 0.5 2.2 0.3 0.4 1.0
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November 7 7 27.7 2.6 5.0 7.6 2.7 0.0 0.9 3.3 0.3 0.4 2.3
December 5 3 22.6 2.6 3.2 5.8 2.4 0.2 1.2 2.2 0.5 0.8 0.8
January 7 5 23.4 2.0 4.1 6.1 2.7 0.0 0.7 2.3 0.3 0.9 0.7
February 7 2 24.9 3.3 5.0 8.3 2.7 0.1 0.4 1.3 0.3 0.7 0.9
March 1 1 30.0 1.0 9.0 10.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 18 675 69 124 193 71 2 20 62 0.3 19 31
Conference 16 8 384 41 65 106 41 1 11 30 0.4 12 12
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 10 320 39 46 85 35 1 11 35 0.3 9 12
Away 11 6 293 24 62 86 32 1 8 23 0.3 8 18
Neutral 2 2 62 6 16 22 4 0 1 4 0.3 2 1
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Wins 14 9 335 32 66 98 36 2 13 34 0.4 14 18
Losses 13 9 340 37 58 95 35 0 7 28 0.3 5 13
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November 7 7 194 18 35 53 19 0 6 23 0.3 3 16
December 5 3 113 13 16 29 12 1 6 11 0.5 4 4
January 7 5 164 14 29 43 19 0 5 16 0.3 6 5
February 7 2 174 23 35 58 19 1 3 9 0.3 5 6
March 1 1 30 1 9 10 2 0 0 3 0.0 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 27 18 25.0 4.1 7.3 11.4 4.2 0.1 1.2 3.7 0.3 1.1 1.8
Conference 16 8 24.0 4.3 6.8 11.0 4.3 0.1 1.1 3.1 0.4 1.3 1.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 10 22.9 4.9 5.8 10.6 4.4 0.1 1.4 4.4 0.3 1.1 1.5
Away 11 6 26.6 3.3 8.5 11.7 4.4 0.1 1.1 3.1 0.3 1.1 2.5
Neutral 2 2 31.0 3.9 10.3 14.2 2.6 0.0 0.6 2.6 0.3 1.3 0.6
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Wins 14 9 23.9 3.8 7.9 11.7 4.3 0.2 1.6 4.1 0.4 1.7 2.1
Losses 13 9 26.2 4.4 6.8 11.2 4.1 0.0 0.8 3.3 0.3 0.6 1.5
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November 7 7 27.7 3.7 7.2 10.9 3.9 0.0 1.2 4.7 0.3 0.6 3.3
December 5 3 22.6 4.6 5.7 10.3 4.2 0.4 2.1 3.9 0.5 1.4 1.4
January 7 5 23.4 3.4 7.1 10.5 4.6 0.0 1.2 3.9 0.3 1.5 1.2
February 7 2 24.9 5.3 8.0 13.3 4.4 0.2 0.7 2.1 0.3 1.1 1.4
March 1 1 30.0 1.3 12.0 13.3 2.7 0.0 0.0 4.0 0.0 1.3 0.0