20 Marajiah Bacon
20 Marajiah Bacon
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Neptune, N.J.
High School: Neptune
Position: G
gp 17
pts/g 22.5
fg % 33.7
3pt % 27.1
ft % 72.2
reb/g 4.6
a/g 2.2

2016-17: D3Hoops.com Atlantic Region Second Team…ECAC Metro First Team…All-NJAC First Team…ECAC Player of the Week (1/26, 2/13) and NJAC Player of the Week (1/23, 2/13)…Kean Classic Most Valuable Player…Ranked Ninth in the Nation in Scoring…Played and started in 26 games…Averaged 22.5 points and 3.6 rebounds in 36.0 minutes per contest…Totaled 562 points, 111 free-throws, 90 rebounds, 61 assists, 53 steals and 53 three pointers…Posted a 37.9% field goal percentage and a 72.1% free-throw percentage…Scored her 1000th Point in the NJAC win over TCNJ on Jan. 21…Scored 40 points in the NJAC win against Stockton…Made seven triples in the win over Lehman on Nov. 19…Grabbed nine rebounds against Rutgers-Newark on Feb. 22…Tallied six assists and five steals against Rowan on Feb. 8.

2015-16: National leader with 643 points scored (24.7/game) as a freshman...that number was also tied for the best scoring average in a season in Kean history...D3Hoops.com National Rookie of the Year, WBCA Honorable Mention All-American, First-Team All-Met, D3Hoops.com Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year, NJAC Rookie of the Year, First-Team All-ECAC, First-Team All-NJAC, D3Hoops.com Team of the Week (1/5) 12-Time NJAC Rookie of the Week, 10-Time ECAC Rookie of the Week...team leader in points, second in steals (71), assists (69) and blocks (12)...was in double-figures in all 26 games...scored a season-high 44 aginst Bridgewater State on January 3

Getting to Know Bacon:

What do you want to be when you grow up? Police Officer

Name a couple of items on your “bucket list”: Meet LeBron James, Cardi B and Kyrie Irving

Favorite TV Show: Criminal Minds and Love & Hip-Hop

Recent Games
Jan 27 at Ramapo College W, 58-56
Jan 31 New Jersey City University W, 74-25
Feb 3 at Rutgers-Camden L, 74-68
Feb 7 at Rowan University L, 76-67
Feb 10 Stockton University L, 71-59
Feb 14 William Paterson University L, 60-54
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 11
Games started 15 9
Minutes 561 355
Minutes per game 33.0 32.3
FG 134-398 74-243
FG Pct 33.7 30.5
3PT 36-133 20-86
3PT Pct 27.1 23.3
FT 78-108 43-63
FT Pct 72.2 68.3
Off rebounds 29 21
Def rebounds 49 34
Total rebounds 78 55
Rebounds per game 4.6 5.0
Personal fouls 42 25
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 37 28
Turnovers 43 28
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 1.0
Steals 43 22
Blocks 4 2
Points 382 211
Points per game 22.5 19.2
Points per 40 min 27.2 23.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 Brooklyn College L, 60-53 1 25 2-13 15.4 1-5 20.0 5-5 100.0 10
Nov 17 Salisbury University W, 50-48 1 35 11-30 36.7 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 25
Nov 18 Cabrini University W, 72-67 1 40 11-24 45.8 4-9 44.4 5-7 71.4 31
Nov 21 at Montclair State University L, 68-51 1 37 8-27 29.6 1-9 11.1 5-7 71.4 22
Nov 29 at Rutgers-Newark W, 56-52 - 20 4-10 40.0 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 2 The College of New Jersey L, 58-42 1 40 8-26 30.8 0-10 0.0 2-3 66.7 18
Dec 6 at New Jersey City University W, 85-47 1 23 6-17 35.3 2-9 22.2 3-4 75.0 17
Dec 9 Ramapo College W, 65-58 1 39 9-29 31.0 2-13 15.4 6-10 60.0 26
Dec 16 at Eastern University W, 79-72 1 43 15-38 39.5 4-10 40.0 7-10 70.0 41
Dec 29 at University of Texas at Dallas L, 66-63 1 33 10-26 38.5 4-11 36.4 11-14 78.6 35
Dec 30 vs. North Central College L, 83-70 1 30 11-24 45.8 2-7 28.6 5-7 71.4 29
Jan 3 Rowan University L, 91-65 1 37 8-30 26.7 4-9 44.4 6-8 75.0 26
Jan 6 Rutgers-Camden L, 80-70 1 40 11-27 40.7 2-7 28.6 6-8 75.0 30
Jan 10 at William Paterson University L, 61-57 1 36 5-24 20.8 0-4 0.0 3-5 60.0 13
Jan 13 at Stockton University L, 83-72 1 38 9-24 37.5 2-6 33.3 5-9 55.6 25
Jan 17 #21 Montclair State University L, 53-34 1 34 3-21 14.3 3-11 27.3 3-4 75.0 12
Jan 20 at The College of New Jersey L, 48-34 - 11 3-8 37.5 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 10
Jan 24 Rutgers-Newark W, 69-60 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Ramapo College W, 58-56 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 New Jersey City University W, 74-25 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Rutgers-Camden L, 74-68 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Rowan University L, 76-67 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Stockton University L, 71-59 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 William Paterson University L, 60-54 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 Brooklyn College L, 60-53 1 25 2 1 3 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 17 Salisbury University W, 50-48 1 35 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 5 0 4 0
Nov 18 Cabrini University W, 72-67 1 40 1 0 1 3 2 1.5 10 1 3 0
Nov 21 at Montclair State University L, 68-51 1 37 0 4 4 1 3 0.3 1 0 3 0
Nov 29 at Rutgers-Newark W, 56-52 - 20 0 1 1 1 4 0.3 1 1 1 0
Dec 2 The College of New Jersey L, 58-42 1 40 1 2 3 0 3 0.0 2 0 3 0
Dec 6 at New Jersey City University W, 85-47 1 23 3 0 3 5 1 5.0 2 1 2 0
Dec 9 Ramapo College W, 65-58 1 39 2 4 6 6 2 3.0 3 0 2 0
Dec 16 at Eastern University W, 79-72 1 43 1 3 4 3 2 1.5 2 0 0 0
Dec 29 at University of Texas at Dallas L, 66-63 1 33 2 3 5 1 5 0.2 3 1 4 0
Dec 30 vs. North Central College L, 83-70 1 30 1 4 5 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 3 Rowan University L, 91-65 1 37 2 5 7 3 5 0.6 2 0 3 0
Jan 6 Rutgers-Camden L, 80-70 1 40 1 6 7 1 2 0.5 2 0 1 0
Jan 10 at William Paterson University L, 61-57 1 36 4 5 9 6 4 1.5 2 0 3 0
Jan 13 at Stockton University L, 83-72 1 38 2 4 6 3 2 1.5 5 0 4 0
Jan 17 #21 Montclair State University L, 53-34 1 34 4 3 7 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 20 at The College of New Jersey L, 48-34 - 11 2 0 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 24 Rutgers-Newark W, 69-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Ramapo College W, 58-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 New Jersey City University W, 74-25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Rutgers-Camden L, 74-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Rowan University L, 76-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Stockton University L, 71-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 William Paterson University L, 60-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 26 26 36.9 9.2-23.0 39.7 1.6-6.2 25.6 4.8-6.3 76.8 24.7
2016-17 25 25 36.0 8.0-21.0 37.9 2.1-7.5 28.3 4.4-6.2 72.1 22.5
2017-18 17 15 33.0 7.9-23.4 33.7 2.1-7.8 27.1 4.6-6.4 72.2 22.5
Total 68 66 35.6 8.4-22.4 37.5 1.9-7.1 27.1 4.6-6.3 73.9 23.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 26 26 959 238-599 39.7 41-160 25.6 126-164 76.8 643
2016-17 25 25 899 199-525 37.9 53-187 28.3 111-154 72.1 562
2017-18 17 15 561 134-398 33.7 36-133 27.1 78-108 72.2 382
Total 68 66 2419 571-1522 37.5 130-480 27.1 315-426 73.9 1587
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 26 26 36.9 9.9-25.0 39.7 1.7-6.7 25.6 5.3-6.8 76.8 26.8
2016-17 25 25 36.0 8.9-23.4 37.9 2.4-8.3 28.3 4.9-6.9 72.1 25.0
2017-18 17 15 33.0 9.6-28.4 33.7 2.6-9.5 27.1 5.6-7.7 72.2 27.2
Total 68 66 35.6 9.4-25.2 37.5 2.1-7.9 27.1 5.2-7.0 73.9 26.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 26 26 36.9 1.1 2.5 3.6 3.0 0.0 2.7 2.4 1.1 2.7 0.5
2016-17 25 25 36.0 1.0 2.6 3.6 2.5 0.0 2.4 2.3 1.1 2.1 0.3
2017-18 17 15 33.0 1.7 2.9 4.6 2.5 0.0 2.2 2.5 0.9 2.5 0.2
Total 68 66 35.6 1.2 2.6 3.9 2.7 0.0 2.5 2.4 1.0 2.5 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 26 26 959 29 65 94 77 1 69 63 1.1 71 12
2016-17 25 25 899 26 64 90 62 0 61 58 1.1 53 8
2017-18 17 15 561 29 49 78 42 0 37 43 0.9 43 4
Total 68 66 2419 84 178 262 181 1 167 164 1.0 167 24
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 26 26 36.9 1.2 2.7 3.9 3.2 0.0 2.9 2.6 1.1 3.0 0.5
2016-17 25 25 36.0 1.2 2.8 4.0 2.8 0.0 2.7 2.6 1.1 2.4 0.4
2017-18 17 15 33.0 2.1 3.5 5.6 3.0 0.0 2.6 3.1 0.9 3.1 0.3
Total 68 66 35.6 1.4 2.9 4.3 3.0 0.0 2.8 2.7 1.0 2.8 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 15 33.0 7.9-23.4 33.7 2.1-7.8 27.1 4.6-6.4 72.2 22.5
Conference 11 9 32.3 6.7-22.1 30.5 1.8-7.8 23.3 3.9-5.7 68.3 19.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 8 36.3 7.9-25.0 31.5 2.1-8.6 24.6 4.4-5.9 74.5 22.3
Away 8 6 30.1 7.5-21.8 34.5 2.1-7.1 29.8 4.8-6.8 70.4 21.9
Neutral 1 1 30.0 11.0-24.0 45.8 2.0-7.0 28.6 5.0-7.0 71.4 29.0
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Wins 6 5 33.3 9.3-24.7 37.8 2.5-8.5 29.4 4.2-5.8 71.4 25.3
Losses 11 10 32.8 7.1-22.7 31.2 1.9-7.5 25.6 4.8-6.6 72.6 20.9
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November 5 4 31.4 7.2-20.8 34.6 1.8-6.6 27.3 3.8-4.6 82.6 20.0
December 6 6 34.7 9.8-26.7 36.9 2.3-10.0 23.3 5.7-8.0 70.8 27.7
January 6 5 32.7 6.5-22.3 29.1 2.2-6.7 32.5 4.2-6.2 67.6 19.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 15 561 134-398 33.7 36-133 27.1 78-108 72.2 382
Conference 11 9 355 74-243 30.5 20-86 23.3 43-63 68.3 211
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 8 8 290 63-200 31.5 17-69 24.6 35-47 74.5 178
Away 8 6 241 60-174 34.5 17-57 29.8 38-54 70.4 175
Neutral 1 1 30 11-24 45.8 2-7 28.6 5-7 71.4 29
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Wins 6 5 200 56-148 37.8 15-51 29.4 25-35 71.4 152
Losses 11 10 361 78-250 31.2 21-82 25.6 53-73 72.6 230
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November 5 4 157 36-104 34.6 9-33 27.3 19-23 82.6 100
December 6 6 208 59-160 36.9 14-60 23.3 34-48 70.8 166
January 6 5 196 39-134 29.1 13-40 32.5 25-37 67.6 116
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 15 33.0 9.6-28.4 33.7 2.6-9.5 27.1 5.6-7.7 72.2 27.2
Conference 11 9 32.3 8.3-27.4 30.5 2.3-9.7 23.3 4.8-7.1 68.3 23.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 8 36.3 8.7-27.6 31.5 2.3-9.5 24.6 4.8-6.5 74.5 24.6
Away 8 6 30.1 10.0-28.9 34.5 2.8-9.5 29.8 6.3-9.0 70.4 29.0
Neutral 1 1 30.0 14.7-32.0 45.8 2.7-9.3 28.6 6.7-9.3 71.4 38.7
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Wins 6 5 33.3 11.2-29.6 37.8 3.0-10.2 29.4 5.0-7.0 71.4 30.4
Losses 11 10 32.8 8.6-27.7 31.2 2.3-9.1 25.6 5.9-8.1 72.6 25.5
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November 5 4 31.4 9.2-26.5 34.6 2.3-8.4 27.3 4.8-5.9 82.6 25.5
December 6 6 34.7 11.3-30.8 36.9 2.7-11.5 23.3 6.5-9.2 70.8 31.9
January 6 5 32.7 8.0-27.3 29.1 2.7-8.2 32.5 5.1-7.6 67.6 23.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 15 33.0 1.7 2.9 4.6 2.5 0.0 2.2 2.5 0.9 2.5 0.2
Conference 11 9 32.3 1.9 3.1 5.0 2.3 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 2.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 36.3 1.8 3.1 4.9 2.8 0.0 1.9 2.4 0.8 3.1 0.1
Away 8 6 30.1 1.8 2.5 4.3 2.1 0.0 2.5 2.8 0.9 2.1 0.4
Neutral 1 1 30.0 1.0 4.0 5.0 3.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 1.0 0.0
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Wins 6 5 33.3 1.3 2.0 3.3 2.0 0.0 3.0 2.0 1.5 3.8 0.5
Losses 11 10 32.8 1.9 3.4 5.3 2.7 0.0 1.7 2.8 0.6 1.8 0.1
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November 5 4 31.4 0.8 2.0 2.8 2.8 0.0 1.0 2.6 0.4 3.4 0.4
December 6 6 34.7 1.7 2.7 4.3 2.3 0.0 2.8 2.5 1.1 2.2 0.3
January 6 5 32.7 2.5 3.8 6.3 2.3 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 2.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 15 561 29 49 78 42 0 37 43 0.9 43 4
Conference 11 9 355 21 34 55 25 0 28 28 1.0 22 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 290 14 25 39 22 0 15 19 0.8 25 1
Away 8 6 241 14 20 34 17 0 20 22 0.9 17 3
Neutral 1 1 30 1 4 5 3 0 2 2 1.0 1 0
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Wins 6 5 200 8 12 20 12 0 18 12 1.5 23 3
Losses 11 10 361 21 37 58 30 0 19 31 0.6 20 1
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November 5 4 157 4 10 14 14 0 5 13 0.4 17 2
December 6 6 208 10 16 26 14 0 17 15 1.1 13 2
January 6 5 196 15 23 38 14 0 15 15 1.0 13 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 17 15 33.0 2.1 3.5 5.6 3.0 0.0 2.6 3.1 0.9 3.1 0.3
Conference 11 9 32.3 2.4 3.8 6.2 2.8 0.0 3.2 3.2 1.0 2.5 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 36.3 1.9 3.4 5.4 3.0 0.0 2.1 2.6 0.8 3.4 0.1
Away 8 6 30.1 2.3 3.3 5.6 2.8 0.0 3.3 3.7 0.9 2.8 0.5
Neutral 1 1 30.0 1.3 5.3 6.7 4.0 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.0 1.3 0.0
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Wins 6 5 33.3 1.6 2.4 4.0 2.4 0.0 3.6 2.4 1.5 4.6 0.6
Losses 11 10 32.8 2.3 4.1 6.4 3.3 0.0 2.1 3.4 0.6 2.2 0.1
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November 5 4 31.4 1.0 2.5 3.6 3.6 0.0 1.3 3.3 0.4 4.3 0.5
December 6 6 34.7 1.9 3.1 5.0 2.7 0.0 3.3 2.9 1.1 2.5 0.4
January 6 5 32.7 3.1 4.7 7.8 2.9 0.0 3.1 3.1 1.0 2.7 0.0