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32 - Candace Parson
Candace Parson
Height: 6-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
High School: Dillard
Position: Center
Major: Exercise Science / Physical Wellness
gp 29
pts/g 10.4
fg % 50.2
3pt % 0.0
ft % 58.2
reb/g 6.4
a/g 0.3

In 2012-13 (Sophomore):  Candace saw action in 30 of the 31 games for the Golden Eagles during the 2012-13 season…averaged 1.7 points and 2.1 rebounds.

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 Exercise Science / Physical Wellness



Recent Games
Feb 15 Morehead St. W, 71-58
Feb 17 Eastern Ky. L, 74-70
Feb 24 Southeast Mo. St. W, 63-61
Feb 27 at Eastern Ky. W, 76-74
Mar 1 at Morehead St. L, 81-74
Mar 6 vs. Jacksonville St. L, 57-56
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 16
Games started 28 16
Minutes 753 433
Minutes per game 26.0 27.1
FG 125-249 75-151
FG Pct 50.2 49.7
3PT 0-1 0-0
3PT Pct 0.0 -
FT 53-91 33-56
FT Pct 58.2 58.9
Off rebounds 81 48
Def rebounds 106 66
Total rebounds 187 114
Rebounds per game 6.4 7.1
Personal fouls 91 48
Disqualifications 6 1
Assists 9 4
Turnovers 61 39
Assist to turnover ratio 0.1 0.1
Steals 23 12
Blocks 20 12
Points 303 183
Points per game 10.4 11.4
Points per 40 min 16.1 16.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Truett-McConnell W, 93-54 1 8 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 9 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 94-41 1 16 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 8
Nov 12 at Akron L, 118-71 - 13 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 7
Nov 21 at Mississippi St. L, 90-45 1 10 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 24 Valparaiso W, 84-78 1 25 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 29 vs. Marquette L, 84-64 1 18 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 6
Nov 30 vs. Ball St. L, 76-64 1 25 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 12
Dec 5 at Alcorn St. W, 66-38 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at South Ala. L, 66-58 1 29 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 14
Dec 14 Memphis L, 78-76 1 44 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 14
Dec 16 Florida Int'l L, 70-65 1 29 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 13
Dec 18 at Arkansas St. L, 90-75 1 30 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 13
Dec 20 at Arkansas L, 79-53 1 28 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 9
Dec 28 Jacksonville St. W, 72-67 1 26 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 15
Jan 2 at Middle Tenn. L, 84-53 1 19 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 4
Jan 4 at Belmont L, 62-53 1 31 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 11 SIUE W, 72-66 1 26 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 12
Jan 13 Eastern Ill. W, 64-54 1 32 6-16 37.5 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 14
Jan 16 at Tennessee St. W, 77-68 1 16 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 9
Jan 20 at UT Martin L, 102-78 1 21 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 13
Jan 25 at Austin Peay L, 79-70 1 25 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 14
Jan 27 at Murray St. W, 81-65 1 27 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 8
Feb 1 Belmont L, 69-56 1 24 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Feb 3 Tennessee St. W, 79-75 1 30 8-13 61.5 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 20
Feb 8 at Jacksonville St. L, 74-67 1 27 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Feb 15 Morehead St. W, 71-58 1 30 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 12
Feb 17 Eastern Ky. L, 74-70 1 25 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 14
Feb 24 Southeast Mo. St. W, 63-61 1 27 4-13 30.8 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Feb 27 at Eastern Ky. W, 76-74 1 37 6-12 50.0 0-0 - 5-9 55.6 17
Mar 1 at Morehead St. L, 81-74 1 29 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 4
Mar 6 vs. Jacksonville St. L, 57-56 1 34 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 12
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Truett-McConnell W, 93-54 1 8 1 2 3 1 0 - 1 0 3 0
Nov 9 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 94-41 1 16 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 1 2 0
Nov 12 at Akron L, 118-71 - 13 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 21 at Mississippi St. L, 90-45 1 10 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 2 0 5 1
Nov 24 Valparaiso W, 84-78 1 25 2 5 7 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 29 vs. Marquette L, 84-64 1 18 3 2 5 0 0 - 3 0 2 0
Nov 30 vs. Ball St. L, 76-64 1 25 5 3 8 0 1 0.0 1 0 4 0
Dec 5 at Alcorn St. W, 66-38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at South Ala. L, 66-58 1 29 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 0 3 1 0
Dec 14 Memphis L, 78-76 1 44 8 6 14 0 5 0.0 0 0 5 1
Dec 16 Florida Int'l L, 70-65 1 29 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Dec 18 at Arkansas St. L, 90-75 1 30 3 4 7 1 3 0.3 0 0 3 0
Dec 20 at Arkansas L, 79-53 1 28 2 4 6 1 3 0.3 0 2 1 0
Dec 28 Jacksonville St. W, 72-67 1 26 5 1 6 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 2 at Middle Tenn. L, 84-53 1 19 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 2 2 5 1
Jan 4 at Belmont L, 62-53 1 31 2 2 4 0 4 0.0 1 1 4 0
Jan 11 SIUE W, 72-66 1 26 4 6 10 0 2 0.0 1 3 4 0
Jan 13 Eastern Ill. W, 64-54 1 32 4 6 10 0 2 0.0 1 2 0 0
Jan 16 at Tennessee St. W, 77-68 1 16 3 2 5 0 2 0.0 2 0 4 0
Jan 20 at UT Martin L, 102-78 1 21 4 3 7 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 0
Jan 25 at Austin Peay L, 79-70 1 25 3 7 10 0 2 0.0 1 0 4 0
Jan 27 at Murray St. W, 81-65 1 27 4 6 10 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 0
Feb 1 Belmont L, 69-56 1 24 3 5 8 0 2 0.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 3 Tennessee St. W, 79-75 1 30 3 1 4 0 2 0.0 1 1 4 0
Feb 8 at Jacksonville St. L, 74-67 1 27 0 5 5 1 3 0.3 0 1 3 0
Feb 15 Morehead St. W, 71-58 1 30 5 3 8 0 3 0.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 17 Eastern Ky. L, 74-70 1 25 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 1 2 2 0
Feb 24 Southeast Mo. St. W, 63-61 1 27 4 7 11 0 1 0.0 0 1 4 0
Feb 27 at Eastern Ky. W, 76-74 1 37 1 6 7 2 4 0.5 0 1 3 0
Mar 1 at Morehead St. L, 81-74 1 29 3 3 6 0 3 0.0 2 0 0 0
Mar 6 vs. Jacksonville St. L, 57-56 1 34 2 4 6 1 3 0.3 3 0 3 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 28 26.0 4.3-8.6 50.2 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.8-3.1 58.2 10.4
Conference 16 16 27.1 4.7-9.4 49.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.1-3.5 58.9 11.4
Exhibition 1 1 8.0 1.0-4.0 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 2.0

Home 12 12 27.8 4.8-9.9 48.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.5-3.8 66.7 12.2
Away 14 13 24.4 3.9-7.5 52.4 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.2-2.5 48.6 9.1
Neutral 3 3 25.7 4.0-8.3 48.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-3.7 54.5 10.0

Wins 11 11 26.5 4.7-9.9 47.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.8 57.1 11.6
Losses 18 17 25.6 4.1-7.8 52.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.6-2.7 59.2 9.7

November 6 5 17.8 2.7-5.5 48.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.5-2.5 60.0 6.8
December 6 6 31.0 5.2-10.0 51.7 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.7-4.3 61.5 13.0
January 8 8 24.6 4.2-8.2 51.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-2.4 47.4 9.6
February 7 7 28.6 5.1-10.4 49.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.7-4.0 67.9 13.0
March 2 2 31.5 4.0-8.5 47.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-1.5 0.0 8.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 28 753 125-249 50.2 0-1 0.0 53-91 58.2 303
Conference 16 16 433 75-151 49.7 0-0 - 33-56 58.9 183
Exhibition 1 1 8 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2

Home 12 12 334 58-119 48.7 0-0 - 30-45 66.7 146
Away 14 13 342 55-105 52.4 0-1 0.0 17-35 48.6 127
Neutral 3 3 77 12-25 48.0 0-0 - 6-11 54.5 30

Wins 11 11 292 52-109 47.7 0-0 - 24-42 57.1 128
Losses 18 17 461 73-140 52.1 0-1 0.0 29-49 59.2 175

November 6 5 107 16-33 48.5 0-0 - 9-15 60.0 41
December 6 6 186 31-60 51.7 0-1 0.0 16-26 61.5 78
January 8 8 197 34-66 51.5 0-0 - 9-19 47.4 77
February 7 7 200 36-73 49.3 0-0 - 19-28 67.9 91
March 2 2 63 8-17 47.1 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 16
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 28 26.0 2.8 3.7 6.4 3.1 0.2 0.3 2.1 0.1 0.8 0.7
Conference 16 16 27.1 3.0 4.1 7.1 3.0 0.1 0.2 2.4 0.1 0.8 0.8
Exhibition 1 1 8.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0

Home 12 12 27.8 3.5 3.8 7.3 3.1 0.2 0.2 2.0 0.1 0.4 0.8
Away 14 13 24.4 2.1 3.6 5.7 3.2 0.2 0.4 2.4 0.2 0.8 0.7
Neutral 3 3 25.7 3.3 3.0 6.3 3.0 0.0 0.3 1.3 0.2 2.3 0.0

Wins 11 11 26.5 3.4 4.0 7.4 2.7 0.0 0.4 2.0 0.2 0.6 0.8
Losses 18 17 25.6 2.4 3.4 5.9 3.4 0.3 0.3 2.2 0.1 0.9 0.6

November 6 5 17.8 2.3 2.2 4.5 3.3 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.5 1.0 0.2
December 6 6 31.0 3.5 3.7 7.2 2.8 0.3 0.3 2.7 0.1 0.0 0.8
January 8 8 24.6 3.1 4.2 7.4 3.5 0.1 0.0 2.2 0.0 1.1 1.0
February 7 7 28.6 2.3 4.3 6.6 3.3 0.1 0.6 2.4 0.2 0.4 0.9
March 2 2 31.5 2.5 3.5 6.0 1.5 0.0 0.5 3.0 0.2 2.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 28 753 81 106 187 91 6 9 61 0.1 23 20
Conference 16 16 433 48 66 114 48 1 4 39 0.1 12 12
Exhibition 1 1 8 1 2 3 3 0 1 0 - 1 0

Home 12 12 334 42 46 88 37 3 3 24 0.1 5 10
Away 14 13 342 29 51 80 45 3 5 33 0.2 11 10
Neutral 3 3 77 10 9 19 9 0 1 4 0.2 7 0

Wins 11 11 292 37 44 81 30 0 4 22 0.2 7 9
Losses 18 17 461 44 62 106 61 6 5 39 0.1 16 11

November 6 5 107 14 13 27 20 2 2 4 0.5 6 1
December 6 6 186 21 22 43 17 2 2 16 0.1 0 5
January 8 8 197 25 34 59 28 1 0 18 0.0 9 8
February 7 7 200 16 30 46 23 1 4 17 0.2 3 6
March 2 2 63 5 7 12 3 0 1 6 0.2 5 0