3 - Omar Benabicha
Omar Benabicha
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Saugus, Mass.
High School: Saugus
Position: G
gp 21
pts/g 9.4
fg % 39.8
3pt % 39.7
ft % 58.7
reb/g 3.1
a/g 2.7

2013-14 Started in 20 of the 21 games he appeared in his first season with UMass Boston … Shot 39.0% from the field and 39.0% from behind the arc … Collected 56 assists and picked-up 25 steals … Scored a career-high 18 points on 7-of-13 shooting, which included three 3-pointers, on January 25 at Keene State College … Scored 10 or more points 13 times … Finished with a near double-double (13 pts, 9 rebs) at UMass Dartmouth on February 11 … Had his best shooting day on November 29 against the College of St. Joseph (Vt.) when he went 6-for-8 (75.0%) … His best day at the line came on November 26 at Suffolk University when he went 7-for-8 (87.0%) … Handed out a season –high five assists on January 16 at Bridgewater State University and on January 18 against Western Connecticut State University … He led the defense with four steals in the January 4 game against Colby-Sawyer College.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Saugus High School in 2011 where he played basketball … Was named a two-time NEC All-Star … Named the Team MVP and Offensive Player of the Year … Stands as only the third player to ever reach the 1,000 point mark in his career … Was named the Boston Globe and Lynn Item Player of the Week … Earned the Abigal Adams Scholarship and was a member of his high school’s Honor Roll … Born on December 24, 1992 … Son of Fouad Benabicha and Souad Ouchia … Has one sister, Malak … Currently majoring in International Buisness.

 

Recent Games
Feb 8 Eastern Connecticut State University L, 71-58
Feb 11 at UMass Dartmouth L, 81-71
Feb 15 at Plymouth State University L, 71-70
Feb 18 University of Southern Maine L, 65-63
Feb 22 at Western Connecticut State University L, 86-82
Feb 25 at Eastern Connecticut State University L, 61-55
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 11
Games started 20 11
Minutes 655 342
Minutes per game 31.2 31.1
FG 74-186 37-101
FG Pct 39.8 36.6
3PT 23-58 13-28
3PT Pct 39.7 46.4
FT 27-46 8-18
FT Pct 58.7 44.4
Off rebounds 14 10
Def rebounds 52 24
Total rebounds 66 34
Rebounds per game 3.1 3.1
Personal fouls 49 30
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 56 25
Turnovers 56 33
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 0.8
Steals 25 11
Blocks 1 0
Points 198 95
Points per game 9.4 8.6
Points per 40 min 12.1 11.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 22 vs. Nichols College L, 94-74 1 31 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Nov 23 vs. Newbury College W, 77-68 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 at Suffolk University W, 79-68 - 31 3-7 42.9 1-3 33.3 7-8 87.5 14
Nov 29 College of St. Joseph's (Vt.) W, 84-68 1 31 6-8 75.0 2-3 66.7 1-3 33.3 15
Nov 30 Wesleyan University (Conn.) L, 75-64 1 24 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 3 MIT L, 69-63 1 31 6-8 75.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 12
Dec 7 Keene State College L, 93-76 1 27 1-9 11.1 0-3 0.0 2-4 50.0 4
Dec 14 at Rhode Island College L, 76-50 1 22 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 4 Colby-Sawyer College W, 79-68 1 36 6-13 46.2 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 14
Jan 7 at Framingham State University W, 76-68 1 36 5-11 45.5 2-5 40.0 3-4 75.0 15
Jan 11 at Eastern Connecticut State University L, 81-60 1 35 5-13 38.5 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 11
Jan 14 Plymouth State University L, 63-54 1 32 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 3
Jan 16 at Bridgewater State University (Mass.) L, 73-61 1 33 1-10 10.0 1-6 16.7 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 18 Western Connecticut State University L, 95-91 1 40 5-9 55.6 1-2 50.0 1-3 33.3 12
Jan 21 UMass Dartmouth L, 80-74 1 34 3-10 30.0 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 23 Tufts University L, 78-56 1 31 5-11 45.5 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Jan 25 at Keene State College L, 78-66 1 31 7-13 53.8 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 18
Jan 28 at University of Southern Maine L, 75-68 1 25 4-11 36.4 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 10
Feb 1 Rhode Island College L, 70-65 1 34 4-11 36.4 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 10
Feb 6 Fitchburg State University W, 89-77 1 29 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 3-6 50.0 13
Feb 8 Eastern Connecticut State University L, 71-58 1 31 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 11 at UMass Dartmouth L, 81-71 1 31 5-10 50.0 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 13
Feb 15 at Plymouth State University L, 71-70 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 University of Southern Maine L, 65-63 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Western Connecticut State University L, 86-82 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Eastern Connecticut State University L, 61-55 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 22 vs. Nichols College L, 94-74 1 31 1 6 7 2 4 0.5 0 0 0 0
Nov 23 vs. Newbury College W, 77-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 at Suffolk University W, 79-68 - 31 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 2 0 1 0
Nov 29 College of St. Joseph's (Vt.) W, 84-68 1 31 1 2 3 6 3 2.0 3 0 1 0
Nov 30 Wesleyan University (Conn.) L, 75-64 1 24 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 0
Dec 3 MIT L, 69-63 1 31 0 0 0 3 3 1.0 2 0 3 0
Dec 7 Keene State College L, 93-76 1 27 0 0 0 2 5 0.4 1 0 4 0
Dec 14 at Rhode Island College L, 76-50 1 22 2 2 4 2 4 0.5 0 0 2 0
Jan 4 Colby-Sawyer College W, 79-68 1 36 2 4 6 6 1 6.0 4 1 3 0
Jan 7 at Framingham State University W, 76-68 1 36 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 1 0 1 0
Jan 11 at Eastern Connecticut State University L, 81-60 1 35 1 2 3 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 14 Plymouth State University L, 63-54 1 32 2 2 4 3 1 3.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 16 at Bridgewater State University (Mass.) L, 73-61 1 33 0 3 3 5 3 1.7 0 0 4 0
Jan 18 Western Connecticut State University L, 95-91 1 40 0 2 2 5 5 1.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 21 UMass Dartmouth L, 80-74 1 34 0 2 2 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 23 Tufts University L, 78-56 1 31 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 25 at Keene State College L, 78-66 1 31 0 0 0 1 5 0.2 2 0 2 0
Jan 28 at University of Southern Maine L, 75-68 1 25 1 0 1 0 3 0.0 3 0 3 0
Feb 1 Rhode Island College L, 70-65 1 34 2 4 6 2 3 0.7 0 0 2 0
Feb 6 Fitchburg State University W, 89-77 1 29 0 3 3 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 8 Eastern Connecticut State University L, 71-58 1 31 1 2 3 4 1 4.0 1 0 2 0
Feb 11 at UMass Dartmouth L, 81-71 1 31 1 8 9 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 15 at Plymouth State University L, 71-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 University of Southern Maine L, 65-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Western Connecticut State University L, 86-82 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Eastern Connecticut State University L, 61-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 21 20 31.2 3.5-8.9 39.8 1.1-2.8 39.7 1.3-2.2 58.7 9.4
2014-15 2 - 5.5 0.0-2.5 0.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Total 23 20 29.0 3.2-8.3 38.7 1.0-2.7 37.1 1.2-2.0 58.7 8.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 21 20 655 74-186 39.8 23-58 39.7 27-46 58.7 198
2014-15 2 - 11 0-5 0.0 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0
Total 23 20 666 74-191 38.7 23-62 37.1 27-46 58.7 198
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 21 20 31.2 4.5-11.4 39.8 1.4-3.5 39.7 1.6-2.8 58.7 12.1
2014-15 2 - 5.5 0.0-18.2 0.0 0.0-14.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Total 23 20 29.0 4.4-11.5 38.7 1.4-3.7 37.1 1.6-2.8 58.7 11.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 21 20 31.2 0.7 2.5 3.1 2.3 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.0 1.2 0.0
2014-15 2 - 5.5 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 - 0.0 0.5 0.0 1.0 0.0
Total 23 20 29.0 0.6 2.3 2.9 2.2 0.0 2.4 2.5 1.0 1.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 21 20 655 14 52 66 49 1 56 56 1.0 25 1
2014-15 2 - 11 0 1 1 1 - 0 1 0.0 2 0
Total 23 20 666 14 53 67 50 1 56 57 1.0 27 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 21 20 31.2 0.9 3.2 4.0 3.0 0.1 3.4 3.4 1.0 1.5 0.1
2014-15 2 - 5.5 0.0 3.6 3.6 3.6 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 7.3 0.0
Total 23 20 29.0 0.8 3.2 4.0 3.0 0.1 3.4 3.4 1.0 1.6 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 21 20 31.2 3.5-8.9 39.8 1.1-2.8 39.7 1.3-2.2 58.7 9.4
Conference 11 11 31.1 3.4-9.2 36.6 1.2-2.5 46.4 0.7-1.6 44.4 8.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 12 12 31.7 3.6-8.5 42.2 0.9-2.2 40.7 0.9-2.0 45.8 9.0
Away 8 7 30.5 3.9-10.0 38.8 1.5-3.6 41.4 1.9-2.5 75.0 11.1
Neutral 1 1 31.0 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 1.0

Wins 5 4 32.6 4.8-9.6 50.0 1.8-3.8 47.4 2.8-4.4 63.6 14.2
Losses 16 16 30.8 3.1-8.6 36.2 0.9-2.4 35.9 0.8-1.5 54.2 7.9

November 4 3 29.2 2.5-5.8 43.5 0.8-2.5 30.0 2.2-3.2 69.2 8.0
December 3 3 26.7 2.7-7.3 36.4 0.0-1.3 0.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 6.3
January 10 10 33.3 4.2-10.6 39.6 1.4-3.0 46.7 1.1-2.0 55.0 10.9
February 4 4 31.2 3.5-8.8 40.0 1.5-3.5 42.9 1.0-1.8 57.1 9.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 21 20 655 74-186 39.8 23-58 39.7 27-46 58.7 198
Conference 11 11 342 37-101 36.6 13-28 46.4 8-18 44.4 95
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 12 12 380 43-102 42.2 11-27 40.7 11-24 45.8 108
Away 8 7 244 31-80 38.8 12-29 41.4 15-20 75.0 89
Neutral 1 1 31 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 1

Wins 5 4 163 24-48 50.0 9-19 47.4 14-22 63.6 71
Losses 16 16 492 50-138 36.2 14-39 35.9 13-24 54.2 127

November 4 3 117 10-23 43.5 3-10 30.0 9-13 69.2 32
December 3 3 80 8-22 36.4 0-4 0.0 3-6 50.0 19
January 10 10 333 42-106 39.6 14-30 46.7 11-20 55.0 109
February 4 4 125 14-35 40.0 6-14 42.9 4-7 57.1 38
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 21 20 31.2 4.5-11.4 39.8 1.4-3.5 39.7 1.6-2.8 58.7 12.1
Conference 11 11 31.1 4.3-11.8 36.6 1.5-3.3 46.4 0.9-2.1 44.4 11.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 12 12 31.7 4.5-10.7 42.2 1.2-2.8 40.7 1.2-2.5 45.8 11.4
Away 8 7 30.5 5.1-13.1 38.8 2.0-4.8 41.4 2.5-3.3 75.0 14.6
Neutral 1 1 31.0 0.0-5.2 0.0 0.0-2.6 0.0 1.3-2.6 50.0 1.3

Wins 5 4 32.6 5.9-11.8 50.0 2.2-4.7 47.4 3.4-5.4 63.6 17.4
Losses 16 16 30.8 4.1-11.2 36.2 1.1-3.2 35.9 1.1-2.0 54.2 10.3

November 4 3 29.2 3.4-7.9 43.5 1.0-3.4 30.0 3.1-4.4 69.2 10.9
December 3 3 26.7 4.0-11.0 36.4 0.0-2.0 0.0 1.5-3.0 50.0 9.5
January 10 10 33.3 5.0-12.7 39.6 1.7-3.6 46.7 1.3-2.4 55.0 13.1
February 4 4 31.2 4.5-11.2 40.0 1.9-4.5 42.9 1.3-2.2 57.1 12.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 21 20 31.2 0.7 2.5 3.1 2.3 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.0 1.2 0.0
Conference 11 11 31.1 0.9 2.2 3.1 2.7 0.1 2.3 3.0 0.8 1.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 12 31.7 0.7 2.1 2.8 2.3 0.0 3.2 2.5 1.3 1.3 0.1
Away 8 7 30.5 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.6 0.1 2.0 2.8 0.7 1.1 0.0
Neutral 1 1 31.0 1.0 6.0 7.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 4.0 0.5 0.0 0.0

Wins 5 4 32.6 0.6 3.0 3.6 1.8 0.0 3.6 1.8 2.0 2.2 0.2
Losses 16 16 30.8 0.7 2.3 3.0 2.5 0.1 2.4 2.9 0.8 0.9 0.0

November 4 3 29.2 0.5 3.5 4.0 1.0 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.2 0.0
December 3 3 26.7 0.7 0.7 1.3 3.0 0.0 2.3 4.0 0.6 1.0 0.0
January 10 10 33.3 0.6 1.9 2.5 2.4 0.0 3.0 2.7 1.1 1.5 0.1
February 4 4 31.2 1.0 4.2 5.2 3.0 0.2 2.2 1.8 1.3 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 21 20 655 14 52 66 49 1 56 56 1.0 25 1
Conference 11 11 342 10 24 34 30 1 25 33 0.8 11 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 12 380 8 25 33 28 0 38 30 1.3 16 1
Away 8 7 244 5 21 26 21 1 16 22 0.7 9 0
Neutral 1 1 31 1 6 7 0 0 2 4 0.5 0 0

Wins 5 4 163 3 15 18 9 0 18 9 2.0 11 1
Losses 16 16 492 11 37 48 40 1 38 47 0.8 14 0

November 4 3 117 2 14 16 4 0 10 10 1.0 5 0
December 3 3 80 2 2 4 9 0 7 12 0.6 3 0
January 10 10 333 6 19 25 24 0 30 27 1.1 15 1
February 4 4 125 4 17 21 12 1 9 7 1.3 2 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 21 20 31.2 0.9 3.2 4.0 3.0 0.1 3.4 3.4 1.0 1.5 0.1
Conference 11 11 31.1 1.2 2.8 4.0 3.5 0.1 2.9 3.9 0.8 1.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 12 31.7 0.8 2.6 3.5 2.9 0.0 4.0 3.2 1.3 1.7 0.1
Away 8 7 30.5 0.8 3.4 4.3 3.4 0.2 2.6 3.6 0.7 1.5 0.0
Neutral 1 1 31.0 1.3 7.7 9.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 5.2 0.5 0.0 0.0

Wins 5 4 32.6 0.7 3.7 4.4 2.2 0.0 4.4 2.2 2.0 2.7 0.2
Losses 16 16 30.8 0.9 3.0 3.9 3.3 0.1 3.1 3.8 0.8 1.1 0.0

November 4 3 29.2 0.7 4.8 5.5 1.4 0.0 3.4 3.4 1.0 1.7 0.0
December 3 3 26.7 1.0 1.0 2.0 4.5 0.0 3.5 6.0 0.6 1.5 0.0
January 10 10 33.3 0.7 2.3 3.0 2.9 0.0 3.6 3.2 1.1 1.8 0.1
February 4 4 31.2 1.3 5.4 6.7 3.8 0.3 2.9 2.2 1.3 0.6 0.0