32 - Candace Parson
Candace Parson
Height: 6-2
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
High School: Dillard
Position: Center
Major: Business
gp 30
pts/g 1.7
fg % 37.0
3pt % -
ft % 55.6
reb/g 2.1
a/g 0.1

In 2011-12 (R-Freshman): Candace made four starts in TTU’s first six games before getting sidelined with an injury…she averaged 7.3 points and 2.8 rebounds per game and tallied at least 10 points in three straight games, including a career-high 13 against Tennessee Wesleyan (11/21)…shot 43.6 percent from the field…named to the TTU Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

In 2010-11 (Freshman): Candace saw action in six games before suffering a season-ending knee injury…posted seven points and six rebounds against Middle Tennessee (12/1)…named to the TTU Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

High School: A 6-foot-2 post player from Dillard High school in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Parson played for hall of fame head coach Marcia Pinder and helped her team to back-to-back-to-back county championships…named an all-tournament team selection during Dillard’s most recent county championship… also played for Team Breakdown, one of the top traveling teams in the country.

Personal: Daughter of Wendy Parson…born April 14, 1992…full name Candace Marie Parson…majoring in business.



Recent Games
Feb 18 at Eastern Ky. L, 61-55
Feb 25 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 64-51
Feb 28 Eastern Ky. W, 67-47
Mar 2 Morehead St. W, 73-53
Mar 8 vs. Belmont W, 61-57
Mar 9 vs. UT Martin L, 87-80
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 16
Games started 5 5
Minutes 196 112
Minutes per game 6.5 7.0
FG 20-54 13-32
FG Pct 37.0 40.6
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 10-18 4-10
FT Pct 55.6 40.0
Off rebounds 25 11
Def rebounds 38 26
Total rebounds 63 37
Rebounds per game 2.1 2.3
Personal fouls 38 24
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 3 0
Turnovers 26 14
Assist to turnover ratio 0.1 0.0
Steals 10 7
Blocks 9 4
Points 50 30
Points per game 1.7 1.9
Points per 40 min 10.2 10.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 86-47 - 8 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 13 Akron L, 78-67 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 17 Rice W, 78-65 - 8 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 20 Middle Tenn. L, 65-59 - 2 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 24 La.-Monroe L, 59-48 - 21 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 9
Nov 27 Alcorn St. W, 74-57 - 6 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 1 at Vanderbilt L, 77-50 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Samford W, 65-56 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 8 at Western Carolina W, 61-56 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. St. John's (N.Y.) L, 58-46 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 16 vs. St .Mary's (CA) L, 73-58 - 4 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 22 at Marshall W, 67-60 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 29 at Jacksonville St. W, 73-51 - 6 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 31 at Memphis L, 73-64 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 5 Belmont W, 58-52 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 7 Tennessee St. W, 80-77 - 13 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 12 at SIUE W, 66-56 - 7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 4
Jan 14 at Eastern Ill. L, 89-79 - 10 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 21 UT Martin L, 81-63 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 26 Austin Peay W, 73-51 1 16 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 28 Murray St. L, 68-52 1 5 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 2 at Belmont W, 67-62 1 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 4 at Tennessee St. W, 71-68 1 5 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 9 Jacksonville St. W, 79-52 1 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 0
Feb 16 at Morehead St. W, 84-70 - 7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 5
Feb 18 at Eastern Ky. L, 61-55 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 25 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 64-51 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 28 Eastern Ky. W, 67-47 - 7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Mar 2 Morehead St. W, 73-53 - 5 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 8 vs. Belmont W, 61-57 - 6 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 9 vs. UT Martin L, 87-80 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 86-47 - 8 3 2 5 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 13 Akron L, 78-67 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Nov 17 Rice W, 78-65 - 8 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 20 Middle Tenn. L, 65-59 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 24 La.-Monroe L, 59-48 - 21 3 2 5 2 2 1.0 1 1 3 0
Nov 27 Alcorn St. W, 74-57 - 6 4 1 5 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 1 at Vanderbilt L, 77-50 - 5 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 0 0
Dec 6 Samford W, 65-56 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 8 at Western Carolina W, 61-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. St. John's (N.Y.) L, 58-46 - 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 16 vs. St .Mary's (CA) L, 73-58 - 4 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 22 at Marshall W, 67-60 - 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 29 at Jacksonville St. W, 73-51 - 6 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 2 0
Dec 31 at Memphis L, 73-64 - 9 2 0 2 0 1 0.0 1 1 2 0
Jan 5 Belmont W, 58-52 - 4 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 7 Tennessee St. W, 80-77 - 13 1 3 4 0 0 - 1 0 3 0
Jan 12 at SIUE W, 66-56 - 7 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 3 0
Jan 14 at Eastern Ill. L, 89-79 - 10 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 0
Jan 21 UT Martin L, 81-63 - 4 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 26 Austin Peay W, 73-51 1 16 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 1 1 4 0
Jan 28 Murray St. L, 68-52 1 5 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 2 at Belmont W, 67-62 1 5 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 4 at Tennessee St. W, 71-68 1 5 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 9 Jacksonville St. W, 79-52 1 9 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 0 0
Feb 16 at Morehead St. W, 84-70 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Feb 18 at Eastern Ky. L, 61-55 - 7 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 25 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 64-51 - 2 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 28 Eastern Ky. W, 67-47 - 7 1 1 2 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Mar 2 Morehead St. W, 73-53 - 5 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 1 0
Mar 8 vs. Belmont W, 61-57 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Mar 9 vs. UT Martin L, 87-80 - 4 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 1 1 1 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 5 6.5 0.7-1.8 37.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.6 55.6 1.7
Conference 16 5 7.0 0.8-2.0 40.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.6 40.0 1.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 15 3 7.7 0.9-2.3 37.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.8 66.7 2.3
Away 11 2 5.9 0.5-1.5 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.5 33.3 1.3
Neutral 4 - 4.0 0.2-0.8 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.5

Wins 18 4 6.6 0.8-1.9 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.6 40.0 1.9
Losses 12 1 6.4 0.4-1.6 26.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.7 75.0 1.3

November 6 - 8.2 1.0-2.8 35.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-1.3 75.0 3.0
December 7 - 4.4 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 7 2 8.4 1.0-2.3 43.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.7 60.0 2.4
February 7 3 6.0 0.7-1.6 45.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.7 20.0 1.6
March 3 - 5.0 0.7-1.0 66.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 1.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 5 196 20-54 37.0 0-0 - 10-18 55.6 50
Conference 16 5 112 13-32 40.6 0-0 - 4-10 40.0 30
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 15 3 115 13-35 37.1 0-0 - 8-12 66.7 34
Away 11 2 65 6-16 37.5 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 14
Neutral 4 - 16 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2

Wins 18 4 119 15-35 42.9 0-0 - 4-10 40.0 34
Losses 12 1 77 5-19 26.3 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 16

November 6 - 49 6-17 35.3 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 18
December 7 - 31 0-7 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
January 7 2 59 7-16 43.8 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 17
February 7 3 42 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 1-5 20.0 11
March 3 - 15 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 5 6.5 0.8 1.3 2.1 1.3 0.0 0.1 0.9 0.1 0.3 0.3
Conference 16 5 7.0 0.7 1.6 2.3 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.4 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 3 7.7 1.4 1.9 3.3 1.3 0.0 0.2 1.1 0.2 0.5 0.1
Away 11 2 5.9 0.4 0.7 1.1 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.5
Neutral 4 - 4.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.5

Wins 18 4 6.6 0.9 1.4 2.3 1.5 0.0 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.4 0.2
Losses 12 1 6.4 0.8 1.1 1.8 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.9 0.2 0.2 0.4

November 6 - 8.2 2.0 1.5 3.5 1.2 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.2 0.2
December 7 - 4.4 0.3 0.4 0.7 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.4
January 7 2 8.4 0.7 2.6 3.3 1.9 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.4 0.4
February 7 3 6.0 0.6 0.7 1.3 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.4 0.0
March 3 - 5.0 0.7 1.0 1.7 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.7 0.7
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 5 196 25 38 63 38 0 3 26 0.1 10 9
Conference 16 5 112 11 26 37 24 0 0 14 0.0 7 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 3 115 21 28 49 20 0 3 16 0.2 7 2
Away 11 2 65 4 8 12 15 0 0 6 0.0 2 5
Neutral 4 - 16 0 2 2 3 0 0 4 0.0 1 2

Wins 18 4 119 16 25 41 27 0 1 15 0.1 7 4
Losses 12 1 77 9 13 22 11 0 2 11 0.2 3 5

November 6 - 49 12 9 21 7 0 3 5 0.6 1 1
December 7 - 31 2 3 5 7 0 0 6 0.0 1 3
January 7 2 59 5 18 23 13 0 0 7 0.0 3 3
February 7 3 42 4 5 9 8 0 0 5 0.0 3 0
March 3 - 15 2 3 5 3 0 0 3 0.0 2 2