24 Billy Battaglia
24 Billy Battaglia
Height: 6-0
Year: 16
Hometown: Simsbury, Conn.
High School: Taft School
Position: G
Tenure: Men's Basketball
gp 24
pts/g 19.5
fg % 39.9
3pt % 27.8
ft % 84.8
reb/g 2.8
a/g 2.8

2015-16 [SENIOR] - #WhyWheatonMA episode... Started in all 24 games... averaged 33.9 minutes per game, 19.5 points, 2.8 rebounds per game, 2.8 assists per game, and 1.0 steal per game... shot .848 from the free-throw line (117-138), .278 from behind the three-point arc (45-162) and .399 from field goal range (153-383)... scored in double-figures in 21 games, including two 30+ point games... Ended the season ranked 62nd in the nation in free-throw percentage, 70th in points per game, 77th in field goal attempts, and 93rd in free-throws made... Joined the 1,000+ point club on Dec. 5 at Bridgewater State... Ranked sixth all-time at Wheaton in points in a career with 1,281... Ranked first all-time in career free-throw percentage (.831), sixth in three-point field goals made (153), and eighth in field goals made (424) and free-throw made (280).

2014-15 [JUNIOR] - Started in all 24 games... averaged 32.3 minutes per game, 18.0 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.0 steals to go with a .419 field goal percentage, a .388 three-point field goal percentage and an .848 free throw percentage... finished first in the conference in free throw percentage and second in points per game... notched ten or more points in 20 games, 20 or more points in eight games and 30 or more points in two games... poured in a career-high 35 points against Anna Maria College on January 2... shot 11-for-21 from the field, 2-for-8 from long distance and 11-for-13 at the free throw line... scored 34 points versus Johnson State College in the second game of the season on November 16... had five or more rebounds in eight games... made 11 free throws in thee games on the season against Emmanuel College (Nov. 25), Anna Maria and Clark University (Jan. 10). [SEASON STATS]

2013-14 [SOPHOMORE] - Played in 23 games (13 starts)... averaged 20.6 minutes per game, 9.8 points per game, a .397 field goal percentage, a .766 free throw percentage, 1.4 assists per game and a 1.0 assist-to-turnover ratio... produced ten or more points in 11 different games on the season highlighted by a career-high 30 points against Emerson College in the final game of the season (Feb. 22)... went 8-for-11 from the field (.727), 4-of-5 from long distance (.800) and 10-for-11 at the free throw line (.909)... scored ten or more points in five-straight games spanning from November 23 to January 4... averaged 15.6 points during that stretch. [SEASON STATS]

2012-13 [FIRST-YEAR] - Appeared in 20 games (two starts)... averaged 16.5 minutes per game, 7.8 points per game, 1.5 rebounds per game, 0.8 assists per game and 0.6 steals per game... in conference play he averaged 9.2 points per game... recorded his first career points at the free throw line against Mount Ida College on November 27... notched a career-high 21 points twice during the season versus Framingham State (Jan. 21) and WPI (Feb. 6)... averaged 14.2 points during a nine game stretch from January 16 to February 10... recorded ten points or more in seven contests... had a season-high five rebounds against Coast Guard on February 10... dished out a season-high five assists versus Clark (Jan. 26)... led the team in three-point field goals made with 24... shot 49.1-percent from the field, 40.0-percent from three-point range and 82.6-percent at the free throw line. [SEASON STATS]

CAREER HONORS: NEWMAC All-Conference second team ('14-15)... NEWMAC Player of the Week (Nov. 17, 2014 & Nov. 16, 2015)... Red & Black Holiday Tournament All-Tournament team... 2015-2016 Dean Sue Alexander Male Senior Student-Athlete. 

BEFORE WHEATON: Attended Northwest Catholic and the Taft School... played four years of basketball at Northwest Catholic and one at the Taft School... CCC West conference champions in 2009-10 and 2010-11... reached the state finals with Northwest Catholic in 2011... earned first honors at the Taft School... CCC West All-Academic honoree.

PERSONAL: Son of Ria and Robert... has one sibling, Matthew who players defensive end at Yale... Member of the Dean's List (Spring '14, Fall '14)... majoring in history with a minor in education... Co-President of the Wheaton Athletic Mentors (WAM's).

Recent Games
Feb 3 at Babson L, 86-75
Feb 6 Springfield L, 82-76
Feb 10 Clark University W, 88-83
Feb 13 MIT L, 71-63
Feb 17 at WPI L, 70-55
Feb 20 Emerson W, 73-70
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 14
Games started 24 14
Minutes 814 469
Minutes per game 33.9 33.5
FG 153-383 80-204
FG Pct 39.9 39.2
3PT 45-162 25-85
3PT Pct 27.8 29.4
FT 117-138 66-79
FT Pct 84.8 83.5
Off rebounds 15 8
Def rebounds 51 33
Total rebounds 66 41
Rebounds per game 2.8 2.9
Personal fouls 49 25
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 68 32
Turnovers 55 32
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.0
Steals 23 16
Blocks 7 4
Points 468 251
Points per game 19.5 17.9
Points per 40 min 23.0 21.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 13 Wheelock W, 93-75 1 39 12-21 57.1 1-6 16.7 9-10 90.0 34
Nov 14 Salve Regina W, 87-80 1 32 8-18 44.4 3-9 33.3 15-19 78.9 34
Nov 17 vs. Worcester St. L, 95-89 1 38 9-25 36.0 1-10 10.0 8-8 100.0 27
Nov 21 Regis (Mass.) W, 91-84 1 34 5-10 50.0 2-7 28.6 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 24 at Roger Williams L, 65-47 1 31 1-17 5.9 1-9 11.1 3-4 75.0 6
Dec 1 Framingham St. W, 84-58 1 28 9-15 60.0 4-7 57.1 5-5 100.0 27
Dec 3 at Fitchburg St. W, 76-75 1 38 7-16 43.8 2-8 25.0 1-1 100.0 17
Dec 5 at Bridgewater St. L, 73-66 1 37 10-26 38.5 2-7 28.6 6-6 100.0 28
Dec 12 Pine Manor W, 83-77 1 36 7-15 46.7 1-4 25.0 2-4 50.0 17
Jan 6 Coast Guard W, 85-64 1 29 5-14 35.7 2-4 50.0 8-9 88.9 20
Jan 9 at Clark University L, 85-72 1 37 4-11 36.4 2-7 28.6 2-2 100.0 12
Jan 11 Fisher L, 84-73 1 32 5-16 31.3 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 13
Jan 13 at Springfield L, 82-60 1 30 4-14 28.6 0-6 0.0 7-9 77.8 15
Jan 16 Babson L, 92-81 1 35 7-17 41.2 5-8 62.5 4-4 100.0 23
Jan 20 at Emerson W, 64-61 1 39 9-15 60.0 0-5 0.0 5-6 83.3 23
Jan 23 WPI L, 79-57 1 20 1-7 14.3 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 27 at MIT L, 74-53 1 34 1-13 7.7 1-5 20.0 2-4 50.0 5
Jan 30 at Coast Guard L, 78-77 1 33 5-16 31.3 3-9 33.3 11-11 100.0 24
Feb 3 at Babson L, 86-75 1 35 8-15 53.3 4-8 50.0 6-6 100.0 26
Feb 6 Springfield L, 82-76 1 30 7-17 41.2 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 17
Feb 10 Clark University W, 88-83 1 37 11-20 55.0 2-6 33.3 8-10 80.0 32
Feb 13 MIT L, 71-63 1 34 8-13 61.5 2-3 66.7 7-9 77.8 25
Feb 17 at WPI L, 70-55 1 36 6-20 30.0 2-9 22.2 0-3 0.0 14
Feb 20 Emerson W, 73-70 1 40 4-12 33.3 1-6 16.7 4-4 100.0 13
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 13 Wheelock W, 93-75 1 39 1 1 2 2 0 - 0 0 2 0
Nov 14 Salve Regina W, 87-80 1 32 1 2 3 1 4 0.3 0 1 3 0
Nov 17 vs. Worcester St. L, 95-89 1 38 0 4 4 6 2 3.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 21 Regis (Mass.) W, 91-84 1 34 2 1 3 4 5 0.8 2 1 2 0
Nov 24 at Roger Williams L, 65-47 1 31 2 1 3 4 0 - 0 0 3 0
Dec 1 Framingham St. W, 84-58 1 28 1 2 3 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 3 at Fitchburg St. W, 76-75 1 38 0 2 2 4 4 1.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 5 at Bridgewater St. L, 73-66 1 37 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 1 1 4 0
Dec 12 Pine Manor W, 83-77 1 36 0 2 2 7 5 1.4 2 0 2 -
Jan 6 Coast Guard W, 85-64 1 29 1 0 1 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 9 at Clark University L, 85-72 1 37 0 4 4 4 5 0.8 0 1 2 0
Jan 11 Fisher L, 84-73 1 32 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 13 at Springfield L, 82-60 1 30 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 16 Babson L, 92-81 1 35 0 2 2 6 1 6.0 2 1 2 -
Jan 20 at Emerson W, 64-61 1 39 0 1 1 2 0 - 2 0 2 -
Jan 23 WPI L, 79-57 1 20 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 27 at MIT L, 74-53 1 34 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 30 at Coast Guard L, 78-77 1 33 1 6 7 3 3 1.0 1 2 1 -
Feb 3 at Babson L, 86-75 1 35 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 6 Springfield L, 82-76 1 30 0 2 2 1 5 0.2 2 0 3 -
Feb 10 Clark University W, 88-83 1 37 2 4 6 1 3 0.3 3 0 4 -
Feb 13 MIT L, 71-63 1 34 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 4 -
Feb 17 at WPI L, 70-55 1 36 1 1 2 1 3 0.3 1 0 1 -
Feb 20 Emerson W, 73-70 1 40 1 4 5 7 2 3.5 0 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 20 2 16.4 2.8-5.7 49.1 1.2-3.0 40.0 0.9-1.1 82.6 7.8
2013-14 23 13 20.6 3.2-8.0 39.7 1.3-3.9 33.3 2.1-2.8 76.6 9.8
2014-15 24 24 32.3 5.9-14.1 41.9 2.2-5.8 38.8 4.0-4.7 84.8 18.0
2015-16 24 24 33.9 6.4-16.0 39.9 1.9-6.8 27.8 4.9-5.8 84.8 19.5
Total 91 63 26.3 4.7-11.2 41.6 1.7-5.0 33.9 3.1-3.7 83.1 14.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 20 2 329 56-114 49.1 24-60 40.0 19-23 82.6 155
2013-14 23 13 474 73-184 39.7 30-90 33.3 49-64 76.6 225
2014-15 24 24 775 142-339 41.9 54-139 38.8 95-112 84.8 433
2015-16 24 24 814 153-383 39.9 45-162 27.8 117-138 84.8 468
Total 91 63 2392 424-1020 41.6 153-451 33.9 280-337 83.1 1281
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 20 2 16.4 6.8-13.9 49.1 2.9-7.3 40.0 2.3-2.8 82.6 18.8
2013-14 23 13 20.6 6.2-15.5 39.7 2.5-7.6 33.3 4.1-5.4 76.6 19.0
2014-15 24 24 32.3 7.3-17.5 41.9 2.8-7.2 38.8 4.9-5.8 84.8 22.3
2015-16 24 24 33.9 7.5-18.8 39.9 2.2-8.0 27.8 5.7-6.8 84.8 23.0
Total 91 63 26.3 7.1-17.1 41.6 2.6-7.5 33.9 4.7-5.6 83.1 21.4
  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 20 2 16.4 0.6 0.9 1.5 1.2 0.0 0.8 1.9 0.4 0.6 0.0
2013-14 23 13 20.6 0.5 0.9 1.4 1.4 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 0.5 0.1
2014-15 24 24 32.3 1.0 2.3 3.4 2.3 - 1.5 2.8 0.5 1.0 0.1
2015-16 24 24 33.9 0.6 2.1 2.8 2.0 0.0 2.8 2.3 1.2 1.0 0.3
Total 91 63 26.3 0.7 1.6 2.3 1.8 0.0 1.7 2.1 0.8 0.8 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 20 2 329 11 19 30 24 0 15 37 0.4 11 0
2013-14 23 13 474 11 21 32 33 0 33 33 1.0 12 3
2014-15 24 24 775 25 56 81 54 - 37 68 0.5 24 3
2015-16 24 24 814 15 51 66 49 0 68 55 1.2 23 7
Total 91 63 2392 62 147 209 160 0 153 193 0.8 70 13
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2012-13 20 2 16.4 1.3 2.3 3.6 2.9 0.0 1.8 4.5 0.4 1.3 0.0
2013-14 23 13 20.6 0.9 1.8 2.7 2.8 0.0 2.8 2.8 1.0 1.0 0.3
2014-15 24 24 32.3 1.3 2.9 4.2 2.8 0.0 1.9 3.5 0.5 1.2 0.2
2015-16 24 24 33.9 0.7 2.5 3.2 2.4 0.0 3.3 2.7 1.2 1.1 0.3
Total 91 63 26.3 1.0 2.5 3.5 2.7 0.0 2.6 3.2 0.8 1.2 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 24 33.9 6.4-16.0 39.9 1.9-6.8 27.8 4.9-5.8 84.8 19.5
Conference 14 14 33.5 5.7-14.6 39.2 1.8-6.1 29.4 4.7-5.6 83.5 17.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 32.8 6.8-15.0 45.6 2.1-6.1 34.2 5.1-6.0 84.6 20.8
Away 10 10 35.0 5.5-16.3 33.7 1.7-7.3 23.3 4.3-5.2 82.7 17.0
Neutral 1 1 38.0 9.0-25.0 36.0 1.0-10.0 10.0 8.0-8.0 100.0 27.0
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Wins 10 10 35.2 7.7-15.6 49.4 1.8-6.2 29.0 5.9-7.0 84.3 23.1
Losses 14 14 33.0 5.4-16.2 33.5 1.9-7.1 27.0 4.1-4.9 85.3 16.9
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November 5 5 34.8 7.0-18.2 38.5 1.6-8.2 19.5 7.4-8.6 86.0 23.0
December 4 4 34.8 8.2-18.0 45.8 2.2-6.5 34.6 3.5-4.0 87.5 22.3
January 9 9 32.1 4.6-13.7 33.3 1.8-6.4 27.6 4.3-5.0 86.7 15.2
February 6 6 35.3 7.3-16.2 45.4 2.0-6.2 32.4 4.5-5.7 79.4 21.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 24 814 153-383 39.9 45-162 27.8 117-138 84.8 468
Conference 14 14 469 80-204 39.2 25-85 29.4 66-79 83.5 251
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 426 89-195 45.6 27-79 34.2 66-78 84.6 271
Away 10 10 350 55-163 33.7 17-73 23.3 43-52 82.7 170
Neutral 1 1 38 9-25 36.0 1-10 10.0 8-8 100.0 27
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Wins 10 10 352 77-156 49.4 18-62 29.0 59-70 84.3 231
Losses 14 14 462 76-227 33.5 27-100 27.0 58-68 85.3 237
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November 5 5 174 35-91 38.5 8-41 19.5 37-43 86.0 115
December 4 4 139 33-72 45.8 9-26 34.6 14-16 87.5 89
January 9 9 289 41-123 33.3 16-58 27.6 39-45 86.7 137
February 6 6 212 44-97 45.4 12-37 32.4 27-34 79.4 127
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 24 33.9 7.5-18.8 39.9 2.2-8.0 27.8 5.7-6.8 84.8 23.0
Conference 14 14 33.5 6.8-17.4 39.2 2.1-7.2 29.4 5.6-6.7 83.5 21.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 32.8 8.4-18.3 45.6 2.5-7.4 34.2 6.2-7.3 84.6 25.4
Away 10 10 35.0 6.3-18.6 33.7 1.9-8.3 23.3 4.9-5.9 82.7 19.4
Neutral 1 1 38.0 9.5-26.3 36.0 1.1-10.5 10.0 8.4-8.4 100.0 28.4
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Wins 10 10 35.2 8.8-17.7 49.4 2.0-7.0 29.0 6.7-8.0 84.3 26.3
Losses 14 14 33.0 6.6-19.7 33.5 2.3-8.7 27.0 5.0-5.9 85.3 20.5
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November 5 5 34.8 8.0-20.9 38.5 1.8-9.4 19.5 8.5-9.9 86.0 26.4
December 4 4 34.8 9.5-20.7 45.8 2.6-7.5 34.6 4.0-4.6 87.5 25.6
January 9 9 32.1 5.7-17.0 33.3 2.2-8.0 27.6 5.4-6.2 86.7 19.0
February 6 6 35.3 8.3-18.3 45.4 2.3-7.0 32.4 5.1-6.4 79.4 24.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 24 33.9 0.6 2.1 2.8 2.0 0.0 2.8 2.3 1.2 1.0 0.3
Conference 14 14 33.5 0.6 2.4 2.9 1.8 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.0 1.1 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 32.8 0.7 1.8 2.5 2.3 0.0 3.0 2.6 1.1 1.2 0.2
Away 10 10 35.0 0.6 2.4 3.0 1.7 0.0 2.3 1.9 1.2 0.8 0.4
Neutral 1 1 38.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 6.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 10 10 35.2 0.9 1.9 2.8 2.1 0.0 3.5 2.6 1.3 1.1 0.2
Losses 14 14 33.0 0.4 2.3 2.7 2.0 0.0 2.4 2.1 1.1 0.9 0.4
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November 5 5 34.8 1.2 1.8 3.0 2.4 0.0 3.4 2.2 1.5 0.4 0.4
December 4 4 34.8 0.3 1.8 2.0 2.5 0.0 4.0 2.8 1.5 1.0 0.3
January 9 9 32.1 0.4 2.0 2.4 1.4 0.0 2.7 2.0 1.3 1.0 0.4
February 6 6 35.3 0.7 2.8 3.5 2.3 - 1.8 2.5 0.7 1.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 24 814 15 51 66 49 0 68 55 1.2 23 7
Conference 14 14 469 8 33 41 25 0 32 32 1.0 16 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 426 9 23 32 30 0 39 34 1.1 15 3
Away 10 10 350 6 24 30 17 0 23 19 1.2 8 4
Neutral 1 1 38 0 4 4 2 0 6 2 3.0 0 0
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Wins 10 10 352 9 19 28 21 0 35 26 1.3 11 2
Losses 14 14 462 6 32 38 28 0 33 29 1.1 12 5
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November 5 5 174 6 9 15 12 0 17 11 1.5 2 2
December 4 4 139 1 7 8 10 0 16 11 1.5 4 1
January 9 9 289 4 18 22 13 0 24 18 1.3 9 4
February 6 6 212 4 17 21 14 - 11 15 0.7 8 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 24 24 33.9 0.7 2.5 3.2 2.4 0.0 3.3 2.7 1.2 1.1 0.3
Conference 14 14 33.5 0.7 2.8 3.5 2.1 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.0 1.4 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 32.8 0.8 2.2 3.0 2.8 0.0 3.7 3.2 1.1 1.4 0.3
Away 10 10 35.0 0.7 2.7 3.4 1.9 0.0 2.6 2.2 1.2 0.9 0.5
Neutral 1 1 38.0 0.0 4.2 4.2 2.1 0.0 6.3 2.1 3.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 10 10 35.2 1.0 2.2 3.2 2.4 0.0 4.0 3.0 1.3 1.3 0.2
Losses 14 14 33.0 0.5 2.8 3.3 2.4 0.0 2.9 2.5 1.1 1.0 0.4
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November 5 5 34.8 1.4 2.1 3.4 2.8 0.0 3.9 2.5 1.5 0.5 0.5
December 4 4 34.8 0.3 2.0 2.3 2.9 0.0 4.6 3.2 1.5 1.2 0.3
January 9 9 32.1 0.6 2.5 3.0 1.8 0.0 3.3 2.5 1.3 1.2 0.6
February 6 6 35.3 0.8 3.2 4.0 2.6 0.0 2.1 2.8 0.7 1.5 0.0