Boys Basketball Stat Definitions

General

General
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GPGames Played The total number of games played.
PLPlayedThe athlete played in the game.
MinMinutes playedTotal minutes played.
MPGMinutes Per Game Total minutes played / games played. The average number of minutes played per game during the season.
Scoring
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PPGAverage Points Per GameTotal Points Scored / Games Played. This is the average number of points scored per game during the season.
PtsPointsTotal points scored.
FGMField Goals Made2-Point Field Goals Made + 3-Point Field Goals Made. The total number field goals (not points) made during the game/season.
FGAField Goals Attempted2-Point Field Goals Attempted + 3-Point Goals Attempted. The total number field goals (not points) attempted during the game/season.
FG%Field Goal PercentageField Goals Made / Field Goals Attempted. The percentage of field goals made during the game/season. Though these statistics are not required, shooting percentages will not be accurate without this information.
2FG/2FGM2-Point Field Goals MadeThe total number of 2-Point shots (not points) made during the game/season.
2FGA2-Point Field Goals AttemptedThe total number of 2-Point shots (not points) attempted during the game/season.
2FG%2-Point Field Goal Percentage2-Point Field Goals Made / 2-Point Field Goals Attempted. The percentage of 2-point field goals made during the game/season.
3FG/3FGM3-Point Field Goals MadeThe total number of 3-point shots (not points) made during the game/season.
3FGA3-Point Field Goals AttemptedThe total number of 3-point shots (not points) attempted during the game/season.
3FG%3-Point Field Goal Percentage3-Point Field Goals Made / 3-Point Field Goals Attempted. The percentage of 3-point field goals made during the game/season.
FT/FTMFree-throws MadeThe total number of free-throws made during the game/season.
FTAFree-throws AttemptedThe total number of free-throws attemtpted during the game/season.
FT%Free-throw PercentageFree-throws Made / Free-throws Attempted. The percentage of free-throws made during the game/season.
PPSPoints Per ShotPoints / (2PA + 3PA). The number of points a player scores per shot they takes.
AFG%Adjusted Field Goal Percentage(FGM + (.5 * 3PM)) / FGA * 100. An adjustment made to field goal percentage giving three-halves credit for three point shots made.
Pts/32Points Per 32Points / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of points scored per 32 minutes played.
Rebounds
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Off/Off RebOffensive ReboundsThe total number of offensive rebounds controlled for the game/season. If the coach isn't tracking offensive and defensive rebounds seperately, s/he may record all the rebounds by entering statistics directly under the "Total Rebounds" category.
Def/Def RebDefensive ReboundsThe total number of defensive rebounds controlled for the game/season. If the coach isn't tracking offensive and defensive rebounds seperately, s/he may record all the rebounds by entering statistics directly under the "Total Rebounds" category.
Reb/Tot RebTotal ReboundsOffensive Rebounds + Defensive Rebounds (or manually entered by the coach/statistician). The total number of offensive and defensive rebounds controlled during the game/season.
RPGRebounds Per GameTotal Rebounds (all game) / Number of Games Played. The average number of rebounds per game.
DRPGDefensive Rebounds Per GameTotal Defensive Rebounds / Games Played. The average number of defensive rebounds per game during the season.
ORPGOffensive Rebounds Per GameTotal Offensive Rebounds / Games Played. The average number of offensive rebounds per game during the season.
Blk/32Blocks Per 32 Blocks / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of blocks per 32 minutes played.
Reb/32Rebounds Per 32 Total Rebounds / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of rebounds per 32 minutes played.
Other
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Ast/AsstAssistsThe total number of assists during the game/season. An assist is an intentional pass giving a teammate a positional advantage which contributes directly to a field goal (or an awarded score of two or three points).
APGAssists Per GameTotal Assists (all games) / Number of Games Played. The average number of assists per game.
Ast/32Assists Per 32Assists / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of assists per 32 minutes played.
Ast:TOAssists Per Turnover Assists / Turnovers. This is a ratio of assists to turnovers.
Blk/Blk ShtsBlocked ShotsThe total number of blocked shots during the game/season. A blocked shot is a defensive play that appreciably alters the flight of the ball in a field goal attempt and the shot is not made (and goaltending is not called). A blocked shot is also given if the ball is stuffed or knocked loose before the ball is in flight while the opponent is in the obvious act of shooting (and no foul is called).
BPGBlocked Shots Per GameTotal Blocked Shots (all games) / Number of Games Played. The average number of blocks per game.
Blk:PFBlocks Per Personal FoulsBlocks / Personal Fouls. This is a ratio of blocks to personal fouls.
Blk/32Blocks Per 32 Blocks / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of blocks per 32 minutes played.
Stl/StlsStealsThe total number of steals during the game/season. A steal is an aggressive action, which includes contact with the ball, causing a turnover by an opponent. To earn a steal, the defensive player should be the initiator of the action causing the turnover, not just the benefactor.
SPGSteals Per GameTotal Steals (all games) / Number of Games Played. The average number of steals per game.
Stl:TOSteals Per Turnover Steals / Turnovers. This is a ratio of steals to turnovers.
Stl:PFSteals Per Personal Foul Steals / Personal Fouls. This is a ratio of steals to personal fouls.
Stl/32Steals Per 32 Steals / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of steals per 32 minutes played.
DeflDeflectionsA deflection is credited to a player who deflects a pass NOT a shot. Regardless of the outcome of the play, the defender is credited with a deflection.
TOTurnoversThe total number of turnovers during the game/season. A turnover is an offensive error which results in the opponent's possession of the ball before the offensive team made a field goal attempt (except in the case of time expiring at the end of the half, game, or overtime period). If no single player is primarily responsible for the turnover, no turnover is assessed; this would qualify as a "team turnover", which is not currently tracked by MaxPreps.
TPGTurnovers Per Game Total Turnovers / Games Played. The average number of turnovers per game during the season.
TO/32Turnovers Per 32 Turnovers / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of turnovers per 32 minutes played.
Chrg/ChrCharges TakenA defensive player is awarded a charge taken when the offensive player fouls the defender who has established position or has his/her feet set.
DDDouble Double A player receives a double double if they can obtain 10 or more in 2 of the following categories: Points, Assists, Rebounds, Steals or Blocks.
TDTriple Double A player receives a triple double if they can obtain 10 or more in 3 of the following categories: Points, Assists, Rebounds, Steals or Blocks.
QDQuadruple Double A player receives a triple double if they can obtain 10 or more in 4 of the following categories: Points, Assists, Rebounds, Steals or Blocks.
Fouls
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PFPersonal FoulsThe total number of personal fouls committed during the game/season.
PFPG Personal Fouls Per GameTotal Personal Fouls / Games Played. The average number of personal fouls per game during the season.
PF/32Personal Fouls Per 32Personal Fouls / (Minutes Played / 32). The average number of personal fouls per 32 minutes played.
TFTechnical FoulsThe total number of technical fouls committed during the game/season.