13 Mercedez Claybrone
13 Mercedez Claybrone
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fort Walton Beach, FL
High School: Fort Walton Beach
Previous College: Northwest Florida State
Position: F
Major: Biology
gp 29
pts/g 6.4
fg % 43.6
3pt % 23.8
ft % 77.6
reb/g 4.7
a/g 1.5

AS A JUNIOR (2017-2018)
Played in 30 games, making 27 starts ... averaged 7.1 points, 4.9 rebounds, one assist, and 25.1 minutes per game ... shot 45.0 percent from the field and 66.7 percent from the free-throw line ... scored a season-high 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds in a 72-57 win against Barry (3/3/18) ... scored in double digits eight times throughout the year including three straight games from 1/31/18-2/7/18. 

AT NORTHWEST FLORIDA STATE (2014-17)
Appeared in 56 games and made 11 starts for the Raiders ... received a medical redshirt after appearing in just four games as a sophomore, but bounced back to appear in 26-of-27 games the following season ... will have two years of eligibility remaining at Florida Southern.

HIGH SCHOOL
Helped lead the Vikings to a district title as a senior while averaging 21.0 ppg, earning first team all-area honors and a spot on the Northwest Florida Dandy Dozen squad ... played AAU basketball for FDD ... a standout in the classroom, was an all-academic team selection.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Ladarius Claybrone and Alison Ford ... has two brothers, Johnnie and Sedrick, and one sister, Marionna.

Recent Games
Mar 6 Barry W, 89-71
Mar 9 vs. Nova Southeastern W, 80-77
Mar 10 vs. Eckerd W, 61-60
Mar 15 Lane W, 89-57
Mar 16 Tampa W, 76-65
Mar 18 Nova Southeastern L, 84-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 15
Games started 23 10
Minutes 604 308
Minutes per game 20.8 20.5
FG 72-165 34-89
FG Pct 43.6 38.2
3PT 5-21 2-13
3PT Pct 23.8 15.4
FT 38-49 14-20
FT Pct 77.6 70.0
Off rebounds 39 23
Def rebounds 97 48
Total rebounds 136 71
Rebounds per game 4.7 4.7
Personal fouls 69 38
Disqualifications 2 2
Assists 44 22
Turnovers 38 18
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.2
Steals 18 5
Blocks 5 3
Points 187 84
Points per game 6.4 5.6
Points per 40 min 12.4 10.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 vs. Lee W, 70-64 1 24 7-8 87.5 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 16
Nov 10 vs. Shorter W, 81-45 1 20 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 10
Nov 19 Puerto Rico-Mayaguez W, 116-48 1 25 5-11 45.5 1-1 100.0 6-8 75.0 17
Nov 23 vs. Le Moyne L, 74-67 1 26 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Nov 24 vs. Daemen W, 96-55 - 16 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 13
Nov 28 Tampa W, 55-48 - 12 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Dec 5 Embry-Riddle W, 75-59 1 22 3-9 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 13 Bluefield State W, 93-41 1 17 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 17 Saginaw Valley State W, 91-65 1 19 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 18 Cedarville W, 73-42 1 17 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 29 at Nova Southeastern W, 79-72 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Florida Tech W, 67-62 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Lynn W, 91-59 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 76-46 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Barry W, 101-72 - 7 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 16 Eckerd W, 60-56 - 15 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 8
Jan 19 at Rollins W, 78-61 - 14 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 23 Saint Leo W, 68-34 - 15 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 30 at Tampa W, 59-44 1 26 5-9 55.6 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 10
Feb 2 Nova Southeastern W, 88-62 1 25 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Feb 6 Florida Tech W, 72-56 1 19 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 9 at Embry-Riddle L, 83-75 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Palm Beach Atlantic L, 65-64 1 35 4-11 36.4 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 11
Feb 16 at Lynn W, 68-54 1 24 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 5
Feb 20 at Eckerd W, 69-56 1 29 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Feb 23 Barry W, 85-60 1 18 5-7 71.4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 10
Feb 27 at Saint Leo W, 76-55 1 22 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 2 Rollins W, 72-60 1 25 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Mar 6 Barry W, 89-71 1 32 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
Mar 9 vs. Nova Southeastern W, 80-77 1 20 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Mar 10 vs. Eckerd W, 61-60 1 19 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 3
Mar 15 Lane W, 89-57 1 13 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 16 Tampa W, 76-65 1 31 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Mar 18 Nova Southeastern L, 84-63 1 17 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 vs. Lee W, 70-64 1 24 3 1 4 1 3 0.3 1 0 4 -
Nov 10 vs. Shorter W, 81-45 1 20 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 4 0 0 -
Nov 19 Puerto Rico-Mayaguez W, 116-48 1 25 3 12 15 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 -
Nov 23 vs. Le Moyne L, 74-67 1 26 1 1 2 0 4 0.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 24 vs. Daemen W, 96-55 - 16 1 5 6 3 1 3.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 28 Tampa W, 55-48 - 12 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 4 -
Dec 5 Embry-Riddle W, 75-59 1 22 3 2 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 13 Bluefield State W, 93-41 1 17 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Dec 17 Saginaw Valley State W, 91-65 1 19 2 2 4 2 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 18 Cedarville W, 73-42 1 17 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 1 1 3 -
Dec 29 at Nova Southeastern W, 79-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Florida Tech W, 67-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Lynn W, 91-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 76-46 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Barry W, 101-72 - 7 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 16 Eckerd W, 60-56 - 15 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 19 at Rollins W, 78-61 - 14 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 23 Saint Leo W, 68-34 - 15 1 1 2 3 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 30 at Tampa W, 59-44 1 26 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 -
Feb 2 Nova Southeastern W, 88-62 1 25 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 1 1 3 -
Feb 6 Florida Tech W, 72-56 1 19 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 9 at Embry-Riddle L, 83-75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Palm Beach Atlantic L, 65-64 1 35 4 9 13 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 16 at Lynn W, 68-54 1 24 3 3 6 2 3 0.7 1 1 2 -
Feb 20 at Eckerd W, 69-56 1 29 1 5 6 2 0 - 1 1 3 -
Feb 23 Barry W, 85-60 1 18 4 5 9 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 27 at Saint Leo W, 76-55 1 22 1 2 3 0 3 0.0 2 0 5 1
Mar 2 Rollins W, 72-60 1 25 1 2 3 3 1 3.0 0 0 1 -
Mar 6 Barry W, 89-71 1 32 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 2 0 2 -
Mar 9 vs. Nova Southeastern W, 80-77 1 20 1 3 4 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Mar 10 vs. Eckerd W, 61-60 1 19 1 4 5 1 0 - 1 0 4 -
Mar 15 Lane W, 89-57 1 13 2 4 6 4 3 1.3 0 1 3 -
Mar 16 Tampa W, 76-65 1 31 0 6 6 3 2 1.5 1 0 2 -
Mar 18 Nova Southeastern L, 84-63 1 17 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 30 27 25.1 3.0-6.7 45.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-1.6 66.7 7.1
2018-19 29 23 20.8 2.5-5.7 43.6 0.2-0.7 23.8 1.3-1.7 77.6 6.4
Total 59 50 23.0 2.7-6.2 44.4 0.1-0.4 23.8 1.2-1.6 72.2 6.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 30 27 754 90-200 45.0 0-0 - 32-48 66.7 212
2018-19 29 23 604 72-165 43.6 5-21 23.8 38-49 77.6 187
Total 59 50 1358 162-365 44.4 5-21 23.8 70-97 72.2 399
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 30 27 25.1 4.8-10.6 45.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.7-2.5 66.7 11.2
2018-19 29 23 20.8 4.8-10.9 43.6 0.3-1.4 23.8 2.5-3.2 77.6 12.4
Total 59 50 23.0 4.8-10.8 44.4 0.1-0.6 23.8 2.1-2.9 72.2 11.8
  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 30 27 25.1 1.6 3.3 4.9 3.2 0.1 1.0 1.4 0.7 0.8 0.4
2018-19 29 23 20.8 1.3 3.3 4.7 2.4 0.1 1.5 1.3 1.2 0.6 0.2
Total 59 50 23.0 1.5 3.3 4.8 2.8 0.1 1.2 1.4 0.9 0.7 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 30 27 754 47 100 147 96 4 29 42 0.7 23 11
2018-19 29 23 604 39 97 136 69 2 44 38 1.2 18 5
Total 59 50 1358 86 197 283 165 6 73 80 0.9 41 16
  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 30 27 25.1 2.5 5.3 7.8 5.1 0.2 1.5 2.2 0.7 1.2 0.6
2018-19 29 23 20.8 2.6 6.4 9.0 4.6 0.1 2.9 2.5 1.2 1.2 0.3
Total 59 50 23.0 2.5 5.8 8.3 4.9 0.2 2.2 2.4 0.9 1.2 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 23 20.8 2.5-5.7 43.6 0.2-0.7 23.8 1.3-1.7 77.6 6.4
Conference 15 10 20.5 2.3-5.9 38.2 0.1-0.9 15.4 0.9-1.3 70.0 5.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 17 14 21.0 2.4-5.8 40.8 0.2-0.7 25.0 1.1-1.4 79.2 6.0
Away 6 4 20.3 2.2-5.3 40.6 0.2-1.0 16.7 0.8-1.3 62.5 5.3
Neutral 6 5 20.8 3.2-5.8 54.3 0.2-0.5 33.3 2.3-2.8 82.4 8.8
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Wins 26 20 20.2 2.5-5.7 44.9 0.2-0.7 22.2 1.3-1.7 76.7 6.5
Losses 3 3 26.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.3-1.0 33.3 1.7-2.0 83.3 6.0
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November 6 4 20.5 3.3-7.0 47.6 0.3-0.5 66.7 3.5-4.3 80.8 10.5
December 4 4 18.8 2.2-5.5 40.9 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.5-0.5 100.0 5.0
January 5 1 15.4 2.6-6.0 43.3 0.0-0.4 0.0 0.6-1.2 50.0 5.8
February 7 7 24.6 2.6-5.7 45.0 0.3-1.1 25.0 1.0-1.4 70.0 6.4
March 7 7 22.4 1.7-4.4 38.7 0.1-0.9 16.7 0.7-0.7 100.0 4.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 23 604 72-165 43.6 5-21 23.8 38-49 77.6 187
Conference 15 10 308 34-89 38.2 2-13 15.4 14-20 70.0 84
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 17 14 357 40-98 40.8 3-12 25.0 19-24 79.2 102
Away 6 4 122 13-32 40.6 1-6 16.7 5-8 62.5 32
Neutral 6 5 125 19-35 54.3 1-3 33.3 14-17 82.4 53
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Wins 26 20 526 66-147 44.9 4-18 22.2 33-43 76.7 169
Losses 3 3 78 6-18 33.3 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 18
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November 6 4 123 20-42 47.6 2-3 66.7 21-26 80.8 63
December 4 4 75 9-22 40.9 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 20
January 5 1 77 13-30 43.3 0-2 0.0 3-6 50.0 29
February 7 7 172 18-40 45.0 2-8 25.0 7-10 70.0 45
March 7 7 157 12-31 38.7 1-6 16.7 5-5 100.0 30
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 23 20.8 4.8-10.9 43.6 0.3-1.4 23.8 2.5-3.2 77.6 12.4
Conference 15 10 20.5 4.4-11.6 38.2 0.3-1.7 15.4 1.8-2.6 70.0 10.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 17 14 21.0 4.5-11.0 40.8 0.3-1.3 25.0 2.1-2.7 79.2 11.4
Away 6 4 20.3 4.3-10.5 40.6 0.3-2.0 16.7 1.6-2.6 62.5 10.5
Neutral 6 5 20.8 6.1-11.2 54.3 0.3-1.0 33.3 4.5-5.4 82.4 17.0
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Wins 26 20 20.2 5.0-11.2 44.9 0.3-1.4 22.2 2.5-3.3 76.7 12.9
Losses 3 3 26.0 3.1-9.2 33.3 0.5-1.5 33.3 2.6-3.1 83.3 9.2
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November 6 4 20.5 6.5-13.7 47.6 0.7-1.0 66.7 6.8-8.5 80.8 20.5
December 4 4 18.8 4.8-11.7 40.9 0.0-1.1 0.0 1.1-1.1 100.0 10.7
January 5 1 15.4 6.8-15.6 43.3 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.6-3.1 50.0 15.1
February 7 7 24.6 4.2-9.3 45.0 0.5-1.9 25.0 1.6-2.3 70.0 10.5
March 7 7 22.4 3.1-7.9 38.7 0.3-1.5 16.7 1.3-1.3 100.0 7.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 23 20.8 1.3 3.3 4.7 2.4 0.1 1.5 1.3 1.2 0.6 0.2
Conference 15 10 20.5 1.5 3.2 4.7 2.5 0.1 1.5 1.2 1.2 0.3 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 14 21.0 1.4 3.6 5.0 2.2 0.1 1.8 1.0 1.8 0.4 0.2
Away 6 4 20.3 1.3 3.0 4.3 2.8 0.2 1.2 1.5 0.8 0.7 0.3
Neutral 6 5 20.8 1.2 3.0 4.2 2.5 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.2 0.0
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Wins 26 20 20.2 1.3 3.3 4.6 2.3 0.1 1.6 1.2 1.3 0.7 0.2
Losses 3 3 26.0 2.0 3.3 5.3 2.7 - 0.7 2.0 0.3 0.3 0.0
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November 6 4 20.5 1.3 4.0 5.3 2.2 - 1.3 2.0 0.7 1.2 0.0
December 4 4 18.8 1.5 2.0 3.5 1.5 - 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.5 0.3
January 5 1 15.4 1.0 2.4 3.4 2.4 - 1.6 0.8 2.0 0.0 0.0
February 7 7 24.6 2.0 4.4 6.4 2.9 0.3 1.4 1.6 0.9 0.7 0.4
March 7 7 22.4 0.9 3.1 4.0 2.6 - 2.0 1.3 1.6 0.6 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 23 604 39 97 136 69 2 44 38 1.2 18 5
Conference 15 10 308 23 48 71 38 2 22 18 1.2 5 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 14 357 24 61 85 37 1 31 17 1.8 7 3
Away 6 4 122 8 18 26 17 1 7 9 0.8 4 2
Neutral 6 5 125 7 18 25 15 - 6 12 0.5 7 0
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Wins 26 20 526 33 87 120 61 2 42 32 1.3 17 5
Losses 3 3 78 6 10 16 8 - 2 6 0.3 1 0
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November 6 4 123 8 24 32 13 - 8 12 0.7 7 0
December 4 4 75 6 8 14 6 - 4 2 2.0 2 1
January 5 1 77 5 12 17 12 - 8 4 2.0 0 0
February 7 7 172 14 31 45 20 2 10 11 0.9 5 3
March 7 7 157 6 22 28 18 - 14 9 1.6 4 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 29 23 20.8 2.6 6.4 9.0 4.6 0.1 2.9 2.5 1.2 1.2 0.3
Conference 15 10 20.5 3.0 6.2 9.2 4.9 0.3 2.9 2.3 1.2 0.6 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 14 21.0 2.7 6.8 9.5 4.1 0.1 3.5 1.9 1.8 0.8 0.3
Away 6 4 20.3 2.6 5.9 8.5 5.6 0.3 2.3 3.0 0.8 1.3 0.7
Neutral 6 5 20.8 2.2 5.8 8.0 4.8 0.0 1.9 3.8 0.5 2.2 0.0
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Wins 26 20 20.2 2.5 6.6 9.1 4.6 0.2 3.2 2.4 1.3 1.3 0.4
Losses 3 3 26.0 3.1 5.1 8.2 4.1 0.0 1.0 3.1 0.3 0.5 0.0
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November 6 4 20.5 2.6 7.8 10.4 4.2 0.0 2.6 3.9 0.7 2.3 0.0
December 4 4 18.8 3.2 4.3 7.5 3.2 0.0 2.1 1.1 2.0 1.1 0.5
January 5 1 15.4 2.6 6.2 8.8 6.2 0.0 4.2 2.1 2.0 0.0 0.0
February 7 7 24.6 3.3 7.2 10.5 4.7 0.5 2.3 2.6 0.9 1.2 0.7
March 7 7 22.4 1.5 5.6 7.1 4.6 0.0 3.6 2.3 1.6 1.0 0.3