25 Ben Casanova
25 - Ben Casanova
Height: 6-6
Weight: 205
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sylvania, OH
High School: Sylvania Southview
Position: F
Major: Business
gp 21
pts/g 2.5
fg % 53.7
3pt % 42.9
ft % 41.7
reb/g 2.2
a/g 0.4

High School: Second Team All-Ohio selection…Named Northern Lakes League and District Player of the Year during his senior season…First Team All-Northwest Ohio choice…Average 19.0, 9.0 rebounds, and 6.0 assists per contest during his senior year…Helped lead Southview to a perfect 22-0 regular season during his senior year…Honor Roll student at each marking period.

Personal: Son of Libby and John Casanova…Has two siblings, Mattie and Hannah…His father, John, played professional football for the Cincinnati Bengals and the Green Bay Packers…Chose ODU because of “the location and I really enjoyed the coaches and the players when I came to visit. It also had what I would like to study.”

Recent Games
Feb 6 at Wayne State L, 55-51
Feb 11 Walsh W, 87-81
Feb 13 at Malone L, 64-47
Feb 18 Ashland L, 75-68
Feb 20 Lake Erie W, 95-71
Feb 25 at Tiffin W, 95-85
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 18
Games started - -
Minutes 257 207
Minutes per game 12.2 11.5
FG 22-41 20-36
FG Pct 53.7 55.6
3PT 3-7 3-7
3PT Pct 42.9 42.9
FT 5-12 5-12
FT Pct 41.7 41.7
Off rebounds 14 11
Def rebounds 33 29
Total rebounds 47 40
Rebounds per game 2.2 2.2
Personal fouls 31 26
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 9 5
Turnovers 17 14
Assist to turnover ratio 0.5 0.4
Steals 3 2
Blocks 7 4
Points 52 48
Points per game 2.5 2.7
Points per 40 min 8.1 9.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 13 at Maryville (Mo.) W, 84-69 - 14 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 14 vs. Truman W, 64-62 - 18 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Notre Dame (Ohio) L, 92-87 - 18 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 21 Silver Lake W, 104-69 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 27 at St. Joseph's (Ind.) L, 74-67 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 vs. Ill.-Springfield L, 77-70 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Saginaw Valley L, 90-72 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 5 at Hillsdale L, 79-55 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 11 Ferris State L, 83-71 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 13 Grand Valley State L, 85-79 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 at Ohio L, 93-69 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Michigan Tech L, 62-59 - 6 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 3 at Northern Michigan L, 75-71 - 11 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Jan 7 Lake Superior State W, 87-75 - 19 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 3
Jan 9 Northwood W, 93-54 - 13 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 14 at Findlay L, 80-76 - 12 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 16 Wayne State W, 88-64 - 11 3-3 100.0 2-2 100.0 3-6 50.0 11
Jan 21 at Walsh L, 87-78 - 24 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 7
Jan 23 Malone W, 91-69 - 9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 28 at Ashland L, 77-64 - 17 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 30 at Lake Erie L, 97-84 - 9 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 1
Feb 1 Tiffin W, 96-83 - 11 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 4 Findlay L, 95-67 - 13 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 6 at Wayne State L, 55-51 - 14 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 11 Walsh W, 87-81 - 11 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 13 at Malone L, 64-47 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 18 Ashland L, 75-68 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 20 Lake Erie W, 95-71 - 3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 25 at Tiffin W, 95-85 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 13 at Maryville (Mo.) W, 84-69 - 14 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 14 vs. Truman W, 64-62 - 18 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 18 at Notre Dame (Ohio) L, 92-87 - 18 2 3 5 3 0 - 0 3 0 -
Nov 21 Silver Lake W, 104-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 27 at St. Joseph's (Ind.) L, 74-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 vs. Ill.-Springfield L, 77-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Saginaw Valley L, 90-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 5 at Hillsdale L, 79-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 11 Ferris State L, 83-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 13 Grand Valley State L, 85-79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 at Ohio L, 93-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Michigan Tech L, 62-59 - 6 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 0
Jan 3 at Northern Michigan L, 75-71 - 11 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 7 Lake Superior State W, 87-75 - 19 0 3 3 2 2 1.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 9 Northwood W, 93-54 - 13 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 14 at Findlay L, 80-76 - 12 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 16 Wayne State W, 88-64 - 11 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 4 0
Jan 21 at Walsh L, 87-78 - 24 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 -
Jan 23 Malone W, 91-69 - 9 3 1 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 28 at Ashland L, 77-64 - 17 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 30 at Lake Erie L, 97-84 - 9 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 1 Tiffin W, 96-83 - 11 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 4 Findlay L, 95-67 - 13 1 3 4 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 6 at Wayne State L, 55-51 - 14 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 0
Feb 11 Walsh W, 87-81 - 11 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 13 at Malone L, 64-47 - 9 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 18 Ashland L, 75-68 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 20 Lake Erie W, 95-71 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 25 at Tiffin W, 95-85 - 11 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 21 - 12.2 1.0-2.0 53.7 0.1-0.3 42.9 0.2-0.6 41.7 2.5
2016-17 26 1 16.7 1.9-3.8 51.0 0.2-0.5 30.8 0.9-1.5 59.0 4.9
2017-18 31 17 20.1 2.0-3.9 52.5 0.3-0.6 50.0 1.1-1.7 64.8 5.5
2018-19 23 13 19.9 2.9-5.5 52.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.2-2.3 53.8 7.0
Total 101 31 17.5 2.0-3.8 52.1 0.2-0.5 37.0 0.9-1.6 58.0 5.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 21 - 257 22-41 53.7 3-7 42.9 5-12 41.7 52
2016-17 26 1 433 50-98 51.0 4-13 30.8 23-39 59.0 127
2017-18 31 17 624 63-120 52.5 10-20 50.0 35-54 64.8 171
2018-19 23 13 457 66-127 52.0 0-6 0.0 28-52 53.8 160
Total 101 31 1771 201-386 52.1 17-46 37.0 91-157 58.0 510
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 21 - 12.2 3.4-6.4 53.7 0.5-1.1 42.9 0.8-1.9 41.7 8.1
2016-17 26 1 16.7 4.6-9.1 51.0 0.4-1.2 30.8 2.1-3.6 59.0 11.7
2017-18 31 17 20.1 4.0-7.7 52.5 0.6-1.3 50.0 2.2-3.5 64.8 11.0
2018-19 23 13 19.9 5.8-11.1 52.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 2.5-4.6 53.8 14.0
Total 101 31 17.5 4.5-8.7 52.1 0.4-1.0 37.0 2.1-3.5 58.0 11.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 21 - 12.2 0.7 1.6 2.2 1.5 0.0 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.3
2016-17 26 1 16.7 0.8 2.4 3.2 1.5 0.0 0.9 1.7 0.5 0.2 0.3
2017-18 31 17 20.1 1.1 3.3 4.4 1.6 0.0 1.5 1.4 1.1 0.5 0.3
2018-19 23 13 19.9 1.2 2.9 4.0 2.1 0.0 1.5 1.4 1.1 0.7 0.0
Total 101 31 17.5 0.9 2.6 3.6 1.7 0.0 1.1 1.3 0.8 0.4 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 21 - 257 14 33 47 31 0 9 17 0.5 3 7
2016-17 26 1 433 20 63 83 39 0 23 43 0.5 5 7
2017-18 31 17 624 34 103 137 50 0 45 42 1.1 15 8
2018-19 23 13 457 27 66 93 48 0 34 32 1.1 17 1
Total 101 31 1771 95 265 360 168 0 111 134 0.8 40 23
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 21 - 12.2 2.2 5.1 7.3 4.8 0.0 1.4 2.6 0.5 0.5 1.1
2016-17 26 1 16.7 1.8 5.8 7.7 3.6 0.0 2.1 4.0 0.5 0.5 0.6
2017-18 31 17 20.1 2.2 6.6 8.8 3.2 0.0 2.9 2.7 1.1 1.0 0.5
2018-19 23 13 19.9 2.4 5.8 8.1 4.2 0.0 3.0 2.8 1.1 1.5 0.1
Total 101 31 17.5 2.1 6.0 8.1 3.8 0.0 2.5 3.0 0.8 0.9 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 21 - 12.2 1.0-2.0 53.7 0.1-0.3 42.9 0.2-0.6 41.7 2.5
Conference 18 - 11.5 1.1-2.0 55.6 0.2-0.4 42.9 0.3-0.7 41.7 2.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 - 10.4 1.1-2.1 52.6 0.2-0.4 50.0 0.4-0.8 57.1 2.9
Away 11 - 13.2 1.1-1.9 57.1 0.1-0.3 33.3 0.1-0.5 20.0 2.4
Neutral 1 - 18.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Wins 10 - 12.0 1.1-2.0 55.0 0.2-0.5 40.0 0.4-0.7 57.1 2.8
Losses 11 - 12.5 1.0-1.9 52.4 0.1-0.2 50.0 0.1-0.5 20.0 2.2
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November 3 - 16.7 0.7-1.7 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 1.3
January 10 - 13.1 1.6-2.4 66.7 0.3-0.4 75.0 0.5-1.2 41.7 4.0
February 8 - 9.5 0.5-1.5 33.3 0.0-0.4 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 21 - 257 22-41 53.7 3-7 42.9 5-12 41.7 52
Conference 18 - 207 20-36 55.6 3-7 42.9 5-12 41.7 48
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 9 - 94 10-19 52.6 2-4 50.0 4-7 57.1 26
Away 11 - 145 12-21 57.1 1-3 33.3 1-5 20.0 26
Neutral 1 - 18 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 10 - 120 11-20 55.0 2-5 40.0 4-7 57.1 28
Losses 11 - 137 11-21 52.4 1-2 50.0 1-5 20.0 24
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November 3 - 50 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
January 10 - 131 16-24 66.7 3-4 75.0 5-12 41.7 40
February 8 - 76 4-12 33.3 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 8
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 21 - 12.2 3.4-6.4 53.7 0.5-1.1 42.9 0.8-1.9 41.7 8.1
Conference 18 - 11.5 3.9-7.0 55.6 0.6-1.4 42.9 1.0-2.3 41.7 9.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 - 10.4 4.3-8.1 52.6 0.9-1.7 50.0 1.7-3.0 57.1 11.1
Away 11 - 13.2 3.3-5.8 57.1 0.3-0.8 33.3 0.3-1.4 20.0 7.2
Neutral 1 - 18.0 0.0-2.2 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Wins 10 - 12.0 3.7-6.7 55.0 0.7-1.7 40.0 1.3-2.3 57.1 9.3
Losses 11 - 12.5 3.2-6.1 52.4 0.3-0.6 50.0 0.3-1.5 20.0 7.0
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November 3 - 16.7 1.6-4.0 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 3.2
January 10 - 13.1 4.9-7.3 66.7 0.9-1.2 75.0 1.5-3.7 41.7 12.2
February 8 - 9.5 2.1-6.3 33.3 0.0-1.6 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 21 - 12.2 0.7 1.6 2.2 1.5 0.0 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.3
Conference 18 - 11.5 0.6 1.6 2.2 1.4 0.0 0.3 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 - 10.4 0.8 1.7 2.4 1.6 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.8 0.1 0.0
Away 11 - 13.2 0.5 1.6 2.2 1.3 0.0 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.1 0.6
Neutral 1 - 18.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 - 0.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
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Wins 10 - 12.0 0.7 1.5 2.2 1.8 0.0 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.2 0.0
Losses 11 - 12.5 0.6 1.6 2.3 1.2 0.0 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.1 0.6
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November 3 - 16.7 1.0 1.3 2.3 1.7 - 1.3 1.0 1.3 0.3 1.0
January 10 - 13.1 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.7 0.0 0.3 1.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
February 8 - 9.5 0.5 1.1 1.6 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.1 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 21 - 257 14 33 47 31 0 9 17 0.5 3 7
Conference 18 - 207 11 29 40 26 0 5 14 0.4 2 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 - 94 7 15 22 14 0 4 5 0.8 1 0
Away 11 - 145 6 18 24 14 0 5 10 0.5 1 7
Neutral 1 - 18 1 0 1 3 - 0 2 0.0 1 0
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Wins 10 - 120 7 15 22 18 0 5 9 0.6 2 0
Losses 11 - 137 7 18 25 13 0 4 8 0.5 1 7
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November 3 - 50 3 4 7 5 - 4 3 1.3 1 3
January 10 - 131 7 20 27 17 0 3 11 0.3 1 3
February 8 - 76 4 9 13 9 0 2 3 0.7 1 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 21 - 12.2 2.2 5.1 7.3 4.8 0.0 1.4 2.6 0.5 0.5 1.1
Conference 18 - 11.5 2.1 5.6 7.7 5.0 0.0 1.0 2.7 0.4 0.4 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 - 10.4 3.0 6.4 9.4 6.0 0.0 1.7 2.1 0.8 0.4 0.0
Away 11 - 13.2 1.7 5.0 6.6 3.9 0.0 1.4 2.8 0.5 0.3 1.9
Neutral 1 - 18.0 2.2 0.0 2.2 6.7 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0 2.2 0.0
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Wins 10 - 12.0 2.3 5.0 7.3 6.0 0.0 1.7 3.0 0.6 0.7 0.0
Losses 11 - 12.5 2.0 5.3 7.3 3.8 0.0 1.2 2.3 0.5 0.3 2.0
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November 3 - 16.7 2.4 3.2 5.6 4.0 0.0 3.2 2.4 1.3 0.8 2.4
January 10 - 13.1 2.1 6.1 8.2 5.2 0.0 0.9 3.4 0.3 0.3 0.9
February 8 - 9.5 2.1 4.7 6.8 4.7 0.0 1.1 1.6 0.7 0.5 0.5