14 DeShang Weaver
14 DeShang Weaver
Height: 6-8
Weight: 190
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Cypress Falls HS
Position: F
gp 32
pts/g 9.8
fg % 43.2
3pt % 42.1
ft % 79.2
reb/g 2.7
a/g 0.8

ORU Career Statistics
2018-19 Game-by-Game Statistics

2018-19 (Freshman)

  • Third in ORU history in career 3-point percentage at .421 (77-183)

Put together an outstanding freshman campaign as one of four Golden Eagles (Malone, Saunders, Smith) to play in all 32 games … entered the starting lineup at Oakland and stayed there for the rest of the year making 25 total starts … averaged 9.8 points and 2.7 rebounds per game, with 26 blocks to lead ORU … shot 43 percent (108-250) from the field, 42 percent (77-183) from 3-point range and 79 percent (19-24) from the free throw line … averaged 11.5 points and 2.9 rebounds per game in Summit League play … after one season, ranks third in ORU history in career 3-point percentage at 42.1 percent (77-183) … scored a season high 24 points against South Dakota (1/17) and hit a season best seven 3-pointers in The Summit League opener at Omaha (12/30) … had three different games with three blocks and blocked at least one shot in a team-best 18 games … led ORU in scoring twice with 15 double digit scoring games, and three 20 point games … made at least one 3-pointer in a team high 27 games this season.

Prior to ORU
Won a Class 6A state championship at Cypress Falls HS under Coach Richard Flores ... considered one of the top 10 prospects in the state of Texas by 247sports ... boasts a 6-11 wingspan and 8-9 standing reach as measured at the 2014 USA Junior National Team Mini Camp ... ranked as the 20th best player in Texas by ESPN ... earned Newcomer of the Year honors in his district ... averaged 11.7 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.2 blocks per game as a senior ... graduated Cum Laude ... also had scholarship offers from Arkansas, Texas, Baylor, Texas A&M, TCU and others ... chose ORU because “I knew that I’d change and improve not only as an athlete but as a child of God as well.”

Personal
Son of Angela Williams and DeShang Weaver ... majoring in finance at ORU with hopes of becoming a venture capitalist after the conclusion of his basketball career.

Head Coach Paul Mills on Weaver
“I’ve known about D.J. for many years and he is a remarkable person. At 6-8, he has terrific skills on the perimeter, can consistently make shots from 3-point range and has a motor that is always running. D.J. will give ORU fans a lot to cheer about during his time here. He is advanced academically and will enhance the student body on account of his bright mind and commitment to integrity.”

Recent Games
Feb 10 at South Dakota W, 86-72
Feb 14 at North Dakota St. L, 85-73
Feb 16 at North Dakota L, 85-73
Feb 23 at Western Illinois L, 75-66
Feb 28 Omaha W, 84-80
Mar 10 vs. North Dakota St. L, 86-73
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 16
Games started 25 16
Minutes 792 446
Minutes per game 24.8 27.9
FG 108-250 65-148
FG Pct 43.2 43.9
3PT 77-183 43-100
3PT Pct 42.1 43.0
FT 19-24 11-14
FT Pct 79.2 78.6
Off rebounds 21 8
Def rebounds 65 38
Total rebounds 86 46
Rebounds per game 2.7 2.9
Personal fouls 62 28
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 27 15
Turnovers 32 20
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 0.8
Steals 16 10
Blocks 26 14
Points 312 184
Points per game 9.8 11.5
Points per 40 min 15.8 16.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 6 at Missouri St. L, 84-50 - 23 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 9 Southwestern (KS) W, 79-62 - 16 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 11 at No. 20/21 TCU L, 79-62 - 18 1-5 20.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 13 California Baptist L, 70-69 - 11 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 15 at Brigham Young L, 85-65 - 16 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 5
Nov 19 Ecclesia W, 109-72 - 33 6-12 50.0 4-9 44.4 7-8 87.5 23
Nov 23 vs. Northern Ill. L, 87-66 - 27 5-9 55.6 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 14
Nov 24 at Oakland L, 87-76 1 32 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 25 vs. James Madison W, 78-69 1 18 1-3 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 2 at SMU L, 79-67 1 16 3-7 42.9 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 9
Dec 5 FGCU L, 96-76 1 22 4-7 57.1 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 11
Dec 7 at Missouri L, 80-64 1 21 5-14 35.7 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 14
Dec 15 at Richmond W, 59-52 1 15 3-8 37.5 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 8
Dec 19 at Wichita St. L, 84-63 1 22 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 22 Tulsa L, 69-59 1 34 5-12 41.7 5-12 41.7 1-1 100.0 16
Dec 30 at Omaha W, 87-84 1 31 7-10 70.0 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 21
Jan 3 North Dakota W, 83-72 1 29 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Jan 5 Western Illinois W, 82-63 1 20 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 10 at Purdue Fort Wayne L, 94-69 1 23 4-12 33.3 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 12
Jan 12 at South Dakota St. L, 84-65 1 32 5-12 41.7 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 13
Jan 17 South Dakota W, 77-74 1 28 8-11 72.7 5-7 71.4 3-3 100.0 24
Jan 20 at Denver L, 74-58 1 26 0-8 0.0 0-4 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Jan 26 North Dakota St. L, 67-57 1 27 4-11 36.4 3-8 37.5 1-1 100.0 12
Jan 31 South Dakota St. L, 86-80 1 34 4-9 44.4 2-5 40.0 1-1 100.0 11
Feb 2 Purdue Fort Wayne L, 82-81 1 35 7-16 43.8 5-13 38.5 0-0 - 19
Feb 7 Denver W, 78-65 1 28 3-9 33.3 2-8 25.0 1-2 50.0 9
Feb 10 at South Dakota W, 86-72 1 29 4-8 50.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 10
Feb 14 at North Dakota St. L, 85-73 1 23 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 9
Feb 16 at North Dakota L, 85-73 1 28 5-13 38.5 3-7 42.9 2-3 66.7 15
Feb 23 at Western Illinois L, 75-66 1 25 0-4 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 28 Omaha W, 84-80 1 28 6-9 66.7 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 15
Mar 10 vs. North Dakota St. L, 86-73 1 22 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 6 at Missouri St. L, 84-50 - 23 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 3 2 -
Nov 9 Southwestern (KS) W, 79-62 - 16 1 1 2 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Nov 11 at No. 20/21 TCU L, 79-62 - 18 2 0 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 13 California Baptist L, 70-69 - 11 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 3 -
Nov 15 at Brigham Young L, 85-65 - 16 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 0 -
Nov 19 Ecclesia W, 109-72 - 33 2 4 6 2 0 - 1 2 3 -
Nov 23 vs. Northern Ill. L, 87-66 - 27 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 2 1 2 -
Nov 24 at Oakland L, 87-76 1 32 2 2 4 1 0 - 0 0 4 -
Nov 25 vs. James Madison W, 78-69 1 18 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 2 at SMU L, 79-67 1 16 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 5 FGCU L, 96-76 1 22 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 7 at Missouri L, 80-64 1 21 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 -
Dec 15 at Richmond W, 59-52 1 15 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 1 3 -
Dec 19 at Wichita St. L, 84-63 1 22 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 0 1 0 -
Dec 22 Tulsa L, 69-59 1 34 1 2 3 0 4 0.0 1 1 4 -
Dec 30 at Omaha W, 87-84 1 31 0 3 3 0 3 0.0 1 1 4 -
Jan 3 North Dakota W, 83-72 1 29 0 4 4 3 1 3.0 2 0 0 -
Jan 5 Western Illinois W, 82-63 1 20 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 1 1 -
Jan 10 at Purdue Fort Wayne L, 94-69 1 23 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 1 2 -
Jan 12 at South Dakota St. L, 84-65 1 32 1 5 6 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 17 South Dakota W, 77-74 1 28 0 3 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 20 at Denver L, 74-58 1 26 1 1 2 3 1 3.0 0 1 0 -
Jan 26 North Dakota St. L, 67-57 1 27 2 3 5 1 2 0.5 1 1 4 -
Jan 31 South Dakota St. L, 86-80 1 34 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 2 0 -
Feb 2 Purdue Fort Wayne L, 82-81 1 35 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 2 0 3 -
Feb 7 Denver W, 78-65 1 28 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 2 3 0 -
Feb 10 at South Dakota W, 86-72 1 29 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 14 at North Dakota St. L, 85-73 1 23 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 16 at North Dakota L, 85-73 1 28 0 4 4 0 3 0.0 0 1 2 -
Feb 23 at Western Illinois L, 75-66 1 25 1 2 3 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 28 Omaha W, 84-80 1 28 0 2 2 2 0 - 0 3 2 -
Mar 10 vs. North Dakota St. L, 86-73 1 22 0 3 3 2 0 - 1 0 5 1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 32 25 24.8 3.4-7.8 43.2 2.4-5.7 42.1 0.6-0.8 79.2 9.8
Total 32 25 24.8 3.4-7.8 43.2 2.4-5.7 42.1 0.6-0.8 79.2 9.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 32 25 792 108-250 43.2 77-183 42.1 19-24 79.2 312
Total 32 25 792 108-250 43.2 77-183 42.1 19-24 79.2 312
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 32 25 24.8 5.5-12.6 43.2 3.9-9.2 42.1 1.0-1.2 79.2 15.8
Total 32 25 24.8 5.5-12.6 43.2 3.9-9.2 42.1 1.0-1.2 79.2 15.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 32 25 24.8 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.9 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.5 0.8
Total 32 25 24.8 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.9 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.5 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 32 25 792 21 65 86 62 1 27 32 0.8 16 26
Total 32 25 792 21 65 86 62 1 27 32 0.8 16 26
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 32 25 24.8 1.1 3.3 4.3 3.1 0.1 1.4 1.6 0.8 0.8 1.3
Total 32 25 24.8 1.1 3.3 4.3 3.1 0.1 1.4 1.6 0.8 0.8 1.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 25 24.8 3.4-7.8 43.2 2.4-5.7 42.1 0.6-0.8 79.2 9.8
Conference 16 16 27.9 4.1-9.2 43.9 2.7-6.2 43.0 0.7-0.9 78.6 11.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 10 26.5 4.1-8.5 48.2 2.8-6.4 43.4 1.1-1.2 87.5 12.0
Away 16 13 23.8 2.9-7.8 37.9 2.1-5.4 39.5 0.3-0.5 62.5 8.3
Neutral 3 2 22.3 2.7-5.3 50.0 2.3-4.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 7.7
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Wins 11 9 25.0 4.0-7.5 53.7 2.7-5.7 47.6 1.0-1.2 84.6 11.7
Losses 21 16 24.6 3.0-8.0 38.1 2.2-5.7 39.2 0.4-0.5 72.7 8.7
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November 9 2 21.6 2.2-5.2 42.6 1.6-4.0 38.9 0.8-1.0 77.8 6.8
December 7 7 23.0 4.0-8.7 45.9 3.6-7.6 47.2 0.1-0.1 100.0 11.7
January 8 8 27.4 3.8-9.1 41.1 2.5-5.9 42.6 0.8-0.9 85.7 10.8
February 7 7 28.0 4.0-9.3 43.1 2.3-6.1 37.2 0.7-1.0 71.4 11.0
March 1 1 22.0 2.0-4.0 50.0 2.0-4.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 6.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 25 792 108-250 43.2 77-183 42.1 19-24 79.2 312
Conference 16 16 446 65-148 43.9 43-100 43.0 11-14 78.6 184
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 10 345 53-110 48.2 36-83 43.4 14-16 87.5 156
Away 16 13 380 47-124 37.9 34-86 39.5 5-8 62.5 133
Neutral 3 2 67 8-16 50.0 7-14 50.0 0-0 - 23
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Wins 11 9 275 44-82 53.7 30-63 47.6 11-13 84.6 129
Losses 21 16 517 64-168 38.1 47-120 39.2 8-11 72.7 183
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November 9 2 194 20-47 42.6 14-36 38.9 7-9 77.8 61
December 7 7 161 28-61 45.9 25-53 47.2 1-1 100.0 82
January 8 8 219 30-73 41.1 20-47 42.6 6-7 85.7 86
February 7 7 196 28-65 43.1 16-43 37.2 5-7 71.4 77
March 1 1 22 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 25 24.8 5.5-12.6 43.2 3.9-9.2 42.1 1.0-1.2 79.2 15.8
Conference 16 16 27.9 5.8-13.3 43.9 3.9-9.0 43.0 1.0-1.3 78.6 16.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 10 26.5 6.1-12.8 48.2 4.2-9.6 43.4 1.6-1.9 87.5 18.1
Away 16 13 23.8 4.9-13.1 37.9 3.6-9.1 39.5 0.5-0.8 62.5 14.0
Neutral 3 2 22.3 4.8-9.6 50.0 4.2-8.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 13.7
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Wins 11 9 25.0 6.4-11.9 53.7 4.4-9.2 47.6 1.6-1.9 84.6 18.8
Losses 21 16 24.6 5.0-13.0 38.1 3.6-9.3 39.2 0.6-0.9 72.7 14.2
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November 9 2 21.6 4.1-9.7 42.6 2.9-7.4 38.9 1.4-1.9 77.8 12.6
December 7 7 23.0 7.0-15.2 45.9 6.2-13.2 47.2 0.2-0.2 100.0 20.4
January 8 8 27.4 5.5-13.3 41.1 3.7-8.6 42.6 1.1-1.3 85.7 15.7
February 7 7 28.0 5.7-13.3 43.1 3.3-8.8 37.2 1.0-1.4 71.4 15.7
March 1 1 22.0 3.6-7.3 50.0 3.6-7.3 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 10.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 25 24.8 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.9 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.5 0.8
Conference 16 16 27.9 0.5 2.4 2.9 1.8 - 0.9 1.3 0.8 0.6 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 10 26.5 0.6 2.2 2.8 2.1 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.7 1.1
Away 16 13 23.8 0.8 1.9 2.7 1.7 - 0.7 1.1 0.6 0.3 0.7
Neutral 3 2 22.3 0.3 1.7 2.0 2.7 0.3 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.0 0.3
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Wins 11 9 25.0 0.4 2.5 2.8 1.9 0.0 1.1 0.6 1.7 0.7 1.0
Losses 21 16 24.6 0.8 1.8 2.6 2.0 0.0 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.7
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November 9 2 21.6 1.0 1.4 2.4 2.0 0.0 0.9 0.6 1.6 0.3 0.9
December 7 7 23.0 0.6 2.0 2.6 2.1 - 0.3 1.4 0.2 0.4 0.7
January 8 8 27.4 0.6 2.4 3.0 1.4 - 1.3 0.6 2.0 0.5 0.8
February 7 7 28.0 0.4 2.3 2.7 1.9 - 0.7 1.7 0.4 0.7 1.0
March 1 1 22.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 5.0 1.0 2.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 25 792 21 65 86 62 1 27 32 0.8 16 26
Conference 16 16 446 8 38 46 28 - 15 20 0.8 10 14
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 10 345 8 29 37 27 0 12 12 1.0 9 14
Away 16 13 380 12 31 43 27 - 11 17 0.6 4 11
Neutral 3 2 67 1 5 6 8 1 4 3 1.3 3 1
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Wins 11 9 275 4 27 31 21 0 12 7 1.7 8 11
Losses 21 16 517 17 38 55 41 1 15 25 0.6 8 15
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November 9 2 194 9 13 22 18 0 8 5 1.6 3 8
December 7 7 161 4 14 18 15 - 2 10 0.2 3 5
January 8 8 219 5 19 24 11 - 10 5 2.0 4 6
February 7 7 196 3 16 19 13 - 5 12 0.4 5 7
March 1 1 22 0 3 3 5 1 2 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 32 25 24.8 1.1 3.3 4.3 3.1 0.1 1.4 1.6 0.8 0.8 1.3
Conference 16 16 27.9 0.7 3.4 4.1 2.5 0.0 1.3 1.8 0.8 0.9 1.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 10 26.5 0.9 3.4 4.3 3.1 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 1.0 1.6
Away 16 13 23.8 1.3 3.3 4.5 2.8 0.0 1.2 1.8 0.6 0.4 1.2
Neutral 3 2 22.3 0.6 3.0 3.6 4.8 0.6 2.4 1.8 1.3 1.8 0.6
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Wins 11 9 25.0 0.6 3.9 4.5 3.1 0.0 1.7 1.0 1.7 1.2 1.6
Losses 21 16 24.6 1.3 2.9 4.3 3.2 0.1 1.2 1.9 0.6 0.6 1.2
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November 9 2 21.6 1.9 2.7 4.5 3.7 0.0 1.6 1.0 1.6 0.6 1.6
December 7 7 23.0 1.0 3.5 4.5 3.7 0.0 0.5 2.5 0.2 0.7 1.2
January 8 8 27.4 0.9 3.5 4.4 2.0 0.0 1.8 0.9 2.0 0.7 1.1
February 7 7 28.0 0.6 3.3 3.9 2.7 0.0 1.0 2.4 0.4 1.0 1.4
March 1 1 22.0 0.0 5.5 5.5 9.1 1.8 3.6 0.0 - 1.8 0.0