34 - Dale Francis
Dale Francis
Height: 6-8
Weight: 230
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Leighton Buzzard, England
High School: Canarias Basketball Academy
Position: Forward
gp 26
pts/g 0.7
fg % 50.0
3pt % 75.0
ft % 0.0
reb/g 0.5
a/g 0.0
CAREER HIGHS
 Minutes 31 at Nicholls, 1/24/13
 Points 10 at Central Arkansas, 2/14/13
 FG 5 at Central Arkansas, 2/14/13
 FG Att.
7 at Central Arkansas, 2/14/13
 3FG 0
 3FG Att.
0
 FT 0
 FT Att.
2 at Texas A&M, 12/18/12
 Rebounds 5 3x, Last: at Nicholls, 1/24/13
 Assists 1 2x, Last: at Nicholls, 1/24/13
 Blocks 1 7x, Last: vs. Nicholls, 3/2/13
 Steals 2 at Lamar, 1/12/13

2012-13 (FRESHMAN):
Played in 29 games and started the final 17 for the Islanders … averaged 2.0 points and 2.0 rebounds on the season … averaged 15.2 minutes while emerging as one of the team's top defenders … made his Islanders debut with a start against Texas Lutheran (11/10) … scored his first Islanders points with a jumper against Houston (11/25) … played 14 minutes and went 1-for-2 from the field at Iowa (12/1) … had four points and three rebounds against UTSA (12/21) … snared four boards in a career-high 28 minutes at Oklahoma (12/31) … scored six points and grabbed five rebounds in 30 minutes of action at McNeese State (1/10) … nabbed five rebounds at Nicholls (1/24) … scored eight points and grabbed four rebounds against Lamar (2/7) … went 5-for-7 for 10 points at Central Arkansas (2/14).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played five years for Canarias Basketball Academy in the Canary Islands under head coach Rob Orellana … top European players are invited to take part in the year-round program … Canarias competes in the junior national championships in Spain … averaged 12 points and eight rebounds in 28 minutes per game as a senior … also played for England’s national team, representing the Under-16 squad at the European Championships in 2008, 2009 and 2010 … was also one of the final cuts for the Under-18 squad last year … took part in the Basketball Without Borders camp … camp featured the top players born in 1994 to train under NBA players and coaches … was one of two players from England selected to the camp, which was held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and featured former NBA all-star Vlade Divac.

PERSONAL:
Dale Robert Francis was born on Jan. 1, 1994, in Wolverhampton, England … is the son of Daliah Francis-O’Brien and Patrick O’Brien … plans to major in business management … wants to become an entrepreneur.

Recent Games
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 14
Games started - -
Minutes 126 43
Minutes per game 4.8 3.1
FG 8-16 3-7
FG Pct 50.0 42.9
3PT 3-4 1-1
3PT Pct 75.0 100.0
FT 0-2 0-1
FT Pct 0.0 0.0
Off rebounds 3 1
Def rebounds 10 5
Total rebounds 13 6
Rebounds per game 0.5 0.4
Personal fouls 32 12
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 1 0
Turnovers 10 2
Assist to turnover ratio 0.1 0.0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 2 0
Points 19 7
Points per game 0.7 0.5
Points per 40 min 6.0 6.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Huston-Tillotson W, 79-45 - 13 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 12 at Iowa St. L, 80-50 - 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 15 IPFW W, 72-71 - 9 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 16 Tennessee Tech L, 62-60 - 10 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 17 Texas-Pan American W, 72-61 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 20 Rice L, 63-61 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 23 at UTSA L, 87-76 - 11 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 26 Central Mich. L, 68-64 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 30 at Houston L, 78-67 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 5 at Oklahoma L, 78-56 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 8 Tex. Permian Basin L, 82-77 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 Cal State Northridge L, 67-66 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 28 at Minnesota L, 65-44 - 5 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 7
Jan 2 at Central Arkansas W, 81-66 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 4 at Oral Roberts W, 71-64 - 4 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 9 Northwestern State W, 101-87 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 11 Stephen F. Austin L, 80-70 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 16 at McNeese State W, 77-61 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 0
Jan 18 at Nicholls W, 70-67 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 74-71 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 25 New Orleans L, 70-62 - 5 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 30 at Sam Houston State L, 78-74 - 1 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 1 at Lamar W, 58-35 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 6 at Incarnate Word L, 82-78 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Abilene Christian W, 71-69 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Central Arkansas W, 84-73 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Oral Roberts W, 74-72 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 22 at Houston Baptist W, 66-61 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Huston-Tillotson W, 79-45 - 13 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 5 1
Nov 12 at Iowa St. L, 80-50 - 8 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 15 IPFW W, 72-71 - 9 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 16 Tennessee Tech L, 62-60 - 10 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 0
Nov 17 Texas-Pan American W, 72-61 - 3 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 20 Rice L, 63-61 - 6 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 23 at UTSA L, 87-76 - 11 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 26 Central Mich. L, 68-64 - 3 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 30 at Houston L, 78-67 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 5 at Oklahoma L, 78-56 - 5 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 8 Tex. Permian Basin L, 82-77 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 Cal State Northridge L, 67-66 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0
Dec 28 at Minnesota L, 65-44 - 5 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 2 at Central Arkansas W, 81-66 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 4 at Oral Roberts W, 71-64 - 4 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 9 Northwestern State W, 101-87 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 11 Stephen F. Austin L, 80-70 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 16 at McNeese State W, 77-61 - 7 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 4 0
Jan 18 at Nicholls W, 70-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 74-71 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 25 New Orleans L, 70-62 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 30 at Sam Houston State L, 78-74 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 1 at Lamar W, 58-35 - 4 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 6 at Incarnate Word L, 82-78 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Abilene Christian W, 71-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Central Arkansas W, 84-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Oral Roberts W, 74-72 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 22 at Houston Baptist W, 66-61 - 4 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 29 18 15.2 1.0-2.1 46.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.0
2013-14 26 - 4.8 0.3-0.6 50.0 0.1-0.2 75.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.7
Total 55 18 10.3 0.7-1.4 47.4 0.1-0.1 75.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 29 18 441 29-62 46.8 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 58
2013-14 26 - 126 8-16 50.0 3-4 75.0 0-2 0.0 19
Total 55 18 567 37-78 47.4 3-4 75.0 0-4 0.0 77
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 29 18 15.2 0.9 1.1 2.0 2.6 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.2
2013-14 26 - 4.8 0.1 0.4 0.5 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1
Total 55 18 10.3 0.5 0.8 1.3 1.9 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 29 18 441 26 33 59 75 0 3 21 0.1 8 7
2013-14 26 - 126 3 10 13 32 1 1 10 0.1 0 2
Total 55 18 567 29 43 72 107 1 4 31 0.1 8 9
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 - 4.8 0.3-0.6 50.0 0.1-0.2 75.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.7
Conference 14 - 3.1 0.2-0.5 42.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 15 - 4.7 0.2-0.5 42.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.5
Away 11 - 5.0 0.5-0.8 55.6 0.2-0.3 66.7 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.1
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Wins 14 - 4.2 0.3-0.4 66.7 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.7
Losses 12 - 5.6 0.3-0.8 40.0 0.1-0.2 50.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.8

November 9 - 7.4 0.2-0.4 50.0 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.6
December 3 - 5.3 1.0-1.7 60.0 0.3-0.7 50.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.3
January 8 - 3.6 0.4-0.9 42.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.9
February 3 - 3.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
March 3 - 1.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 - 126 8-16 50.0 3-4 75.0 0-2 0.0 19
Conference 14 - 43 3-7 42.9 1-1 100.0 0-1 0.0 7
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 15 - 71 3-7 42.9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 7
Away 11 - 55 5-9 55.6 2-3 66.7 0-2 0.0 12
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Wins 14 - 59 4-6 66.7 2-2 100.0 0-1 0.0 10
Losses 12 - 67 4-10 40.0 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 9

November 9 - 67 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
December 3 - 16 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 7
January 8 - 29 3-7 42.9 1-1 100.0 0-1 0.0 7
February 3 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
March 3 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 - 4.8 0.1 0.4 0.5 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1
Conference 14 - 3.1 0.1 0.4 0.4 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 - 4.7 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.1
Away 11 - 5.0 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 14 - 4.2 0.1 0.5 0.6 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.1
Losses 12 - 5.6 0.2 0.2 0.4 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1

November 9 - 7.4 0.0 0.4 0.4 2.1 0.1 0.1 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.1
December 3 - 5.3 0.7 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.3
January 8 - 3.6 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
February 3 - 3.3 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.7 - 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
March 3 - 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 - 126 3 10 13 32 1 1 10 0.1 0 2
Conference 14 - 43 1 5 6 12 0 0 2 0.0 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 - 71 0 4 4 19 1 1 5 0.2 0 2
Away 11 - 55 3 6 9 13 0 0 5 0.0 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 14 - 59 1 7 8 17 1 1 5 0.2 0 1
Losses 12 - 67 2 3 5 15 0 0 5 0.0 0 1

November 9 - 67 0 4 4 19 1 1 6 0.2 0 1
December 3 - 16 2 1 3 1 0 0 2 0.0 0 1
January 8 - 29 0 4 4 9 0 0 1 0.0 0 0
February 3 - 10 1 1 2 2 - 0 1 0.0 0 0
March 3 - 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0