11 Danielle Besancon
11 Danielle Besancon
Height: 5'4"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wooster, Ohio
High School: Smithville
Position: G
gp 22
pts/g 1.4
fg % 17.6
3pt % 11.1
ft % 69.2
reb/g 0.8
a/g 0.3

Defensive-minded player with a great work ethic, according to the coaching staff.

2015-16: Entered 24 of Wooster’s 25 games this season, including one start at Ohio Wesleyan (Jan. 6) … Strong defensive instincts, totaling 21 steals on the year, good for fourth-most on team … Posted two blocks and three steals, both career-highs, at Marietta (Nov. 24) ... Scored career-high 12 points against Franciscan (Nov. 14), in addition to grabbing three rebounds and dishing two assists. 

2014-15: Appeared in 24 contests, earning six starts along the way … Finished fifth on the team with 27 assists … Scored season-high eight points against Denison (Feb. 7) … Began February with three consecutive games with at least four rebounds … 2013-14: Played in 23 games as a first-year, averaging nearly 10 minutes as one of first guards off the bench … Had breakout game in win at Hiram (Feb. 12), with season highs in points (6), rebounds (3), and steals (2) … Recorded 10 steals on the year – sixth-most on the team.

Prior to Wooster: Member of the basketball team at nearby Smithville High School, which reached the state semifinals (Div. III) her freshman and junior years … Also a standout pole vaulter who placed seventh in the state as a senior.

Personal: Born on Aug. 30, 1995 … Daughter of Dan and Tonya Besancon … Majoring in sociology.

Recent Games
Feb 4 at Denison L, 63-48
Feb 8 Allegheny W, 70-61
Feb 11 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 75-47
Feb 15 at Kenyon L, 61-43
Feb 18 Wittenberg W, 58-45
Feb 21 at DePauw L, 90-56
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 14
Games started 1 1
Minutes 255 155
Minutes per game 11.6 11.1
FG 9-51 7-31
FG Pct 17.6 22.6
3PT 4-36 3-20
3PT Pct 11.1 15.0
FT 9-13 4-7
FT Pct 69.2 57.1
Off rebounds 3 3
Def rebounds 15 9
Total rebounds 18 12
Rebounds per game 0.8 0.9
Personal fouls 22 13
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 7 3
Turnovers 20 8
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 0.4
Steals 12 5
Blocks 3 1
Points 31 21
Points per game 1.4 1.5
Points per 40 min 4.9 5.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 16 at Geneva W, 75-67 - 10 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 19 Berea L, 77-56 - 9 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 20 Albion L, 84-51 - 6 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 22 Marietta L, 69-52 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 30 at Oberlin L, 68-47 - 8 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 2
Dec 3 Case Western Reserve L, 97-72 - 11 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Dec 7 at Hiram L, 72-60 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 10 DePauw L, 78-41 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 18 Muskingum L, 70-68 - 16 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 20 at Bluffton L, 85-64 - 15 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Dec 29 at Baldwin Wallace L, 76-61 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 vs. La Roche L, 88-86 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 Denison L, 63-62 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 Ohio Wesleyan L, 83-72 - 7 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 11 at Allegheny L, 73-64 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 14 at Wittenberg L, 59-48 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Kenyon L, 80-65 - 14 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Jan 25 Hiram L, 74-50 - 15 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 6
Jan 28 at DePauw L, 85-49 - 20 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 1 Oberlin L, 62-41 - 14 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 4 at Denison L, 63-48 - 15 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 8 Allegheny W, 70-61 - 9 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 11 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 75-47 - 14 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Feb 15 at Kenyon L, 61-43 - 12 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 18 Wittenberg W, 58-45 1 9 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 21 at DePauw L, 90-56 - 24 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 16 at Geneva W, 75-67 - 10 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Nov 19 Berea L, 77-56 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Nov 20 Albion L, 84-51 - 6 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 22 Marietta L, 69-52 - 9 0 0 0 2 2 1.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 30 at Oberlin L, 68-47 - 8 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 3 Case Western Reserve L, 97-72 - 11 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 3 0 0 -
Dec 7 at Hiram L, 72-60 - 5 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Dec 10 DePauw L, 78-41 - 9 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Dec 18 Muskingum L, 70-68 - 16 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 1 1 2 -
Dec 20 at Bluffton L, 85-64 - 15 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Dec 29 at Baldwin Wallace L, 76-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 vs. La Roche L, 88-86 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 Denison L, 63-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 Ohio Wesleyan L, 83-72 - 7 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 11 at Allegheny L, 73-64 - 4 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 14 at Wittenberg L, 59-48 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Kenyon L, 80-65 - 14 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 25 Hiram L, 74-50 - 15 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 0 4 -
Jan 28 at DePauw L, 85-49 - 20 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 -
Feb 1 Oberlin L, 62-41 - 14 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 4 at Denison L, 63-48 - 15 0 3 3 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Feb 8 Allegheny W, 70-61 - 9 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 11 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 75-47 - 14 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 15 at Kenyon L, 61-43 - 12 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 -
Feb 18 Wittenberg W, 58-45 1 9 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 21 at DePauw L, 90-56 - 24 0 4 4 0 4 0.0 1 1 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 23 - 9.5 0.4-1.8 21.4 0.2-1.4 15.2 0.3-0.5 50.0 1.3
2014-15 24 6 17.2 0.8-3.4 23.2 0.2-1.7 14.6 0.1-0.5 23.1 2.0
2015-16 24 1 13.8 1.0-3.1 31.1 0.6-2.0 31.3 0.4-0.8 52.6 3.0
2016-17 22 1 11.6 0.4-2.3 17.6 0.2-1.6 11.1 0.4-0.6 69.2 1.4
Total 93 8 13.1 0.6-2.7 24.1 0.3-1.7 19.0 0.3-0.6 49.1 1.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 23 - 218 9-42 21.4 5-33 15.2 6-12 50.0 29
2014-15 24 6 412 19-82 23.2 6-41 14.6 3-13 23.1 47
2015-16 24 1 331 23-74 31.1 15-48 31.3 10-19 52.6 71
2016-17 22 1 255 9-51 17.6 4-36 11.1 9-13 69.2 31
Total 93 8 1216 60-249 24.1 30-158 19.0 28-57 49.1 178
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 23 - 9.5 1.7-7.7 21.4 0.9-6.1 15.2 1.1-2.2 50.0 5.3
2014-15 24 6 17.2 1.8-8.0 23.2 0.6-4.0 14.6 0.3-1.3 23.1 4.6
2015-16 24 1 13.8 2.8-8.9 31.1 1.8-5.8 31.3 1.2-2.3 52.6 8.6
2016-17 22 1 11.6 1.4-8.0 17.6 0.6-5.6 11.1 1.4-2.0 69.2 4.9
Total 93 8 13.1 2.0-8.2 24.1 1.0-5.2 19.0 0.9-1.9 49.1 5.9
  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 23 - 9.5 0.4 0.7 1.0 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.0
2014-15 24 6 17.2 0.3 1.8 2.1 1.3 0.0 1.1 1.8 0.6 0.5 0.1
2015-16 24 1 13.8 0.5 0.9 1.4 1.8 0.0 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.1
2016-17 22 1 11.6 0.1 0.7 0.8 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 0.3 0.5 0.1
Total 93 8 13.1 0.3 1.0 1.4 1.3 0.0 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.6 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 23 - 218 9 15 24 25 0 8 18 0.4 10 1
2014-15 24 6 412 7 43 50 32 0 27 43 0.6 11 2
2015-16 24 1 331 12 22 34 42 1 18 20 0.9 21 3
2016-17 22 1 255 3 15 18 22 0 7 20 0.3 12 3
Total 93 8 1216 31 95 126 121 1 60 101 0.6 54 9
  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 23 - 9.5 1.7 2.8 4.4 4.6 0.0 1.5 3.3 0.4 1.8 0.2
2014-15 24 6 17.2 0.7 4.2 4.9 3.1 0.0 2.6 4.2 0.6 1.1 0.2
2015-16 24 1 13.8 1.5 2.7 4.1 5.1 0.1 2.2 2.4 0.9 2.5 0.4
2016-17 22 1 11.6 0.5 2.4 2.8 3.5 0.0 1.1 3.1 0.3 1.9 0.5
Total 93 8 13.1 1.0 3.1 4.1 4.0 0.0 2.0 3.3 0.6 1.8 0.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 22 1 11.6 0.4-2.3 17.6 0.2-1.6 11.1 0.4-0.6 69.2 1.4
Conference 14 1 11.1 0.5-2.2 22.6 0.2-1.4 15.0 0.3-0.5 57.1 1.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 1 10.7 0.5-2.6 19.4 0.3-1.8 18.2 0.4-0.5 83.3 1.8
Away 10 - 12.7 0.3-2.0 15.0 0.0-1.4 0.0 0.4-0.7 57.1 1.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 1 9.3 0.3-1.7 20.0 0.3-1.3 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
Losses 19 - 11.9 0.4-2.4 17.4 0.2-1.7 9.4 0.5-0.7 69.2 1.5
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November 5 - 8.4 0.4-2.2 18.2 0.2-1.4 14.3 0.4-0.6 66.7 1.4
December 5 - 11.2 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-1.8 0.0 1.0-1.2 83.3 1.0
January 5 - 12.0 1.0-3.2 31.3 0.4-1.8 22.2 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.6
February 7 1 13.9 0.3-2.0 14.3 0.1-1.6 9.1 0.1-0.3 50.0 0.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 22 1 255 9-51 17.6 4-36 11.1 9-13 69.2 31
Conference 14 1 155 7-31 22.6 3-20 15.0 4-7 57.1 21
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 1 128 6-31 19.4 4-22 18.2 5-6 83.3 21
Away 10 - 127 3-20 15.0 0-14 0.0 4-7 57.1 10
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 3 1 28 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Losses 19 - 227 8-46 17.4 3-32 9.4 9-13 69.2 28
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November 5 - 42 2-11 18.2 1-7 14.3 2-3 66.7 7
December 5 - 56 0-10 0.0 0-9 0.0 5-6 83.3 5
January 5 - 60 5-16 31.3 2-9 22.2 1-2 50.0 13
February 7 1 97 2-14 14.3 1-11 9.1 1-2 50.0 6
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 22 1 11.6 1.4-8.0 17.6 0.6-5.6 11.1 1.4-2.0 69.2 4.9
Conference 14 1 11.1 1.8-8.0 22.6 0.8-5.2 15.0 1.0-1.8 57.1 5.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 1 10.7 1.9-9.7 19.4 1.2-6.9 18.2 1.6-1.9 83.3 6.6
Away 10 - 12.7 0.9-6.3 15.0 0.0-4.4 0.0 1.3-2.2 57.1 3.1
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 1 9.3 1.4-7.1 20.0 1.4-5.7 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.3
Losses 19 - 11.9 1.4-8.1 17.4 0.5-5.6 9.4 1.6-2.3 69.2 4.9
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November 5 - 8.4 1.9-10.5 18.2 1.0-6.7 14.3 1.9-2.9 66.7 6.7
December 5 - 11.2 0.0-7.1 0.0 0.0-6.4 0.0 3.6-4.3 83.3 3.6
January 5 - 12.0 3.3-10.7 31.3 1.3-6.0 22.2 0.7-1.3 50.0 8.7
February 7 1 13.9 0.8-5.8 14.3 0.4-4.5 9.1 0.4-0.8 50.0 2.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 22 1 11.6 0.1 0.7 0.8 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 0.3 0.5 0.1
Conference 14 1 11.1 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 1 10.7 0.1 0.3 0.4 1.2 - 0.3 0.9 0.4 0.6 0.1
Away 10 - 12.7 0.2 1.1 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.3 0.9 0.3 0.5 0.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 1 9.3 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.0
Losses 19 - 11.9 0.2 0.7 0.8 1.0 0.0 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.6 0.2
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November 5 - 8.4 0.2 0.0 0.2 1.2 0.0 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.2 0.0
December 5 - 11.2 0.2 0.6 0.8 1.4 0.0 0.4 1.4 0.3 1.0 0.2
January 5 - 12.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 1.4 - 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.6 0.0
February 7 1 13.9 0.1 1.6 1.7 0.3 - 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.4 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 22 1 255 3 15 18 22 0 7 20 0.3 12 3
Conference 14 1 155 3 9 12 13 0 3 8 0.4 5 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 1 128 1 4 5 14 - 4 11 0.4 7 1
Away 10 - 127 2 11 13 8 0 3 9 0.3 5 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 1 28 0 2 2 3 0 1 1 1.0 0 0
Losses 19 - 227 3 13 16 19 0 6 19 0.3 12 3
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November 5 - 42 1 0 1 6 0 3 4 0.8 1 0
December 5 - 56 1 3 4 7 0 2 7 0.3 5 1
January 5 - 60 0 1 1 7 - 2 4 0.5 3 0
February 7 1 97 1 11 12 2 - 0 5 0.0 3 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 22 1 11.6 0.5 2.4 2.8 3.5 0.0 1.1 3.1 0.3 1.9 0.5
Conference 14 1 11.1 0.8 2.3 3.1 3.4 0.0 0.8 2.1 0.4 1.3 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 1 10.7 0.3 1.3 1.6 4.4 0.0 1.3 3.4 0.4 2.2 0.3
Away 10 - 12.7 0.6 3.5 4.1 2.5 0.0 0.9 2.8 0.3 1.6 0.6
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 1 9.3 0.0 2.9 2.9 4.3 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 0.0 0.0
Losses 19 - 11.9 0.5 2.3 2.8 3.3 0.0 1.1 3.3 0.3 2.1 0.5
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November 5 - 8.4 1.0 0.0 1.0 5.7 0.0 2.9 3.8 0.8 1.0 0.0
December 5 - 11.2 0.7 2.1 2.9 5.0 0.0 1.4 5.0 0.3 3.6 0.7
January 5 - 12.0 0.0 0.7 0.7 4.7 0.0 1.3 2.7 0.5 2.0 0.0
February 7 1 13.9 0.4 4.5 4.9 0.8 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.0 1.2 0.8