44 - KJ Veldman
KJ Veldman
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Spirit Lake, Iowa
High School: Spirit Lake
Position: Guard
gp 28
pts/g 3.5
fg % 41.6
3pt % 35.5
ft % 64.7
reb/g 1.5
a/g 1.1

As a Freshman in 2013-14| Stats 
Appeared in all 28 games, averaging 12.6 minutes on the floor…Named to the Ivy League Weekly Honor Roll after scoring 11 points in the Bears’ season opener against Lafayette (11/10/13)…Also earned a place on the Weekly Honor Roll after pulling down a season-best eight rebounds and dishing out five assists against Cornell (2/22/14)…Scored a career-high 13 points against UMBC, shooting 4-5 from the floor, including 2-3 from beyond the arc (11/30/13)

Before Brown: A three-time First Team All-Lakes Conference selection at Spirit Lake High School … ranked second in Class 3A scoring as a senior with 20.3 points per game, including a pair of 30-plus point performances … averaged 6.4 rebounds per game, 4.0 steals per game and 3.1 assists per game as a senior … earned All-State and Academic All-State honors by the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association and was named a McDonald's All-American nominee … averaged 23.0 points per game and set single-season program records for points scored (551), steals (113) and free throws made (144) as a junior .... graduated from Spirit Lake with 1,625 career points and holds six career, four seasonal, and five single-game program records.

Personal: Born on July 11, 1995 … Daughter of Stephanie and Terry Veldman … Has one younger sister, Josephine, and one older sister, Mackenzie, who attends Iowa State University … Plans to concentrate in Health and Human Biology.  
CAREER HIGHS
Points:
 13, vs. UMBC (11/30/13)
Rebounds:
 8, vs. Cornell (2/22/14)
Assists:
 5, 2x, last vs. Cornell (2/22/14)
Steals:
 2, 2x, last vs. Alabama State (12/30/13)
Recent Games
Feb 21 Columbia L, 66-59
Feb 22 Cornell L, 78-53
Feb 28 Penn L, 70-54
Mar 1 Princeton W, 61-58
Mar 7 at Dartmouth W, 46-43
Mar 8 at Harvard L, 87-67
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 14
Games started - -
Minutes 353 171
Minutes per game 12.6 12.2
FG 32-77 15-36
FG Pct 41.6 41.7
3PT 11-31 6-18
3PT Pct 35.5 33.3
FT 22-34 6-9
FT Pct 64.7 66.7
Off rebounds 14 6
Def rebounds 27 15
Total rebounds 41 21
Rebounds per game 1.5 1.5
Personal fouls 29 15
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 30 12
Turnovers 17 8
Assist to turnover ratio 1.8 1.5
Steals 13 4
Blocks 0 0
Points 97 42
Points per game 3.5 3.0
Points per 40 min 11.0 9.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Lafayette L, 70-69 - 19 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 9-12 75.0 11
Nov 16 at Saint Peter's W, 64-52 - 16 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 6
Nov 20 at Bryant W, 66-61 - 12 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 23 at Army L, 67-65 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 29 at Navy L, 81-61 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 30 vs. UMBC W, 92-53 - 20 4-5 80.0 2-3 66.7 3-4 75.0 13
Dec 4 Rhode Island W, 66-56 - 12 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 2
Dec 7 Maine L, 60-59 - 11 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 8 Morgan St. W, 63-53 - 8 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 29 vs. Hampton L, 71-50 - 9 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 vs. Alabama St. L, 82-81 - 13 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 3 New Hampshire L, 77-74 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 6 Vermont W, 61-51 - 9 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 11 at NJIT L, 48-43 - 24 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 1-3 33.3 7
Jan 17 Yale L, 70-53 - 12 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 24 at Yale L, 73-52 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 at Cornell L, 80-70 - 14 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 1 at Columbia W, 79-57 - 3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 7 Harvard L, 91-71 - 12 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 8 Dartmouth W, 71-55 - 7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 6
Feb 14 at Princeton L, 81-70 - 9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Feb 15 at Penn L, 78-51 - 9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 21 Columbia L, 66-59 - 19 4-6 66.7 3-3 100.0 0-1 0.0 11
Feb 22 Cornell L, 78-53 - 28 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 28 Penn L, 70-54 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 1 Princeton W, 61-58 - 17 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 7 at Dartmouth W, 46-43 - 14 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Mar 8 at Harvard L, 87-67 - 9 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Lafayette L, 70-69 - 19 1 1 2 1 3 0.3 2 0 0 0
Nov 16 at Saint Peter's W, 64-52 - 16 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 0
Nov 20 at Bryant W, 66-61 - 12 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 23 at Army L, 67-65 - 11 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 0
Nov 29 at Navy L, 81-61 - 11 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 30 vs. UMBC W, 92-53 - 20 1 3 4 5 0 - 1 0 2 0
Dec 4 Rhode Island W, 66-56 - 12 0 1 1 2 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 7 Maine L, 60-59 - 11 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 8 Morgan St. W, 63-53 - 8 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 29 vs. Hampton L, 71-50 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Dec 30 vs. Alabama St. L, 82-81 - 13 0 1 1 4 0 - 2 0 0 0
Jan 3 New Hampshire L, 77-74 - 7 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Jan 6 Vermont W, 61-51 - 9 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 11 at NJIT L, 48-43 - 24 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 17 Yale L, 70-53 - 12 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 24 at Yale L, 73-52 - 9 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 31 at Cornell L, 80-70 - 14 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 1 at Columbia W, 79-57 - 3 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 7 Harvard L, 91-71 - 12 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Feb 8 Dartmouth W, 71-55 - 7 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 14 at Princeton L, 81-70 - 9 1 0 1 2 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 15 at Penn L, 78-51 - 9 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Feb 21 Columbia L, 66-59 - 19 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 22 Cornell L, 78-53 - 28 2 6 8 5 2 2.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 28 Penn L, 70-54 - 9 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Mar 1 Princeton W, 61-58 - 17 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 7 at Dartmouth W, 46-43 - 14 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Mar 8 at Harvard L, 87-67 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 28 - 12.6 1.1-2.8 41.6 0.4-1.1 35.5 0.8-1.2 64.7 3.5
2014-15 1 - 1.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Total 29 - 12.2 1.1-2.7 41.6 0.4-1.1 35.5 0.8-1.2 64.7 3.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 28 - 353 32-77 41.6 11-31 35.5 22-34 64.7 97
2014-15 1 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 29 - 354 32-77 41.6 11-31 35.5 22-34 64.7 97
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 28 - 12.6 3.6-8.7 41.6 1.2-3.5 35.5 2.5-3.9 64.7 11.0
2014-15 1 - 1.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Total 29 - 12.2 3.6-8.7 41.6 1.2-3.5 35.5 2.5-3.8 64.7 11.0
  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 28 - 12.6 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.0 0.0 1.1 0.6 1.8 0.5 0.0
2014-15 1 - 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Total 29 - 12.2 0.5 0.9 1.4 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.6 1.8 0.4 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 28 - 353 14 27 41 29 0 30 17 1.8 13 0
2014-15 1 - 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0
Total 29 - 354 14 27 41 29 0 30 17 1.8 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
2013-14 28 - 12.6 1.6 3.1 4.6 3.3 0.0 3.4 1.9 1.8 1.5 0.0
2014-15 1 - 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Total 29 - 12.2 1.6 3.1 4.6 3.3 0.0 3.4 1.9 1.8 1.5 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 28 - 12.6 1.1-2.8 41.6 0.4-1.1 35.5 0.8-1.2 64.7 3.5
Conference 14 - 12.2 1.1-2.6 41.7 0.4-1.3 33.3 0.4-0.6 66.7 3.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 - 13.1 1.1-3.0 35.9 0.3-1.0 30.8 1.2-1.7 68.2 3.6
Away 12 - 11.8 1.0-2.5 40.0 0.3-1.2 28.6 0.3-0.7 50.0 2.7
Neutral 3 - 14.0 2.0-2.7 75.0 1.0-1.3 75.0 1.0-1.3 75.0 6.0

Wins 10 - 11.8 1.3-3.1 41.9 0.5-1.1 45.5 1.0-1.5 66.7 4.1
Losses 18 - 13.1 1.1-2.6 41.3 0.3-1.1 30.0 0.7-1.1 63.2 3.1

November 6 - 14.8 1.2-3.0 38.9 0.5-1.2 42.9 2.5-3.3 75.0 5.3
December 5 - 10.6 1.2-2.6 46.2 0.4-0.8 50.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.8
January 6 - 12.5 1.0-3.2 31.6 0.2-1.2 14.3 0.2-0.5 33.3 2.3
February 8 - 12.0 1.2-2.4 52.6 0.4-0.9 42.9 0.8-1.1 66.7 3.6
March 3 - 13.3 1.0-2.7 37.5 0.7-2.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 28 - 353 32-77 41.6 11-31 35.5 22-34 64.7 97
Conference 14 - 171 15-36 41.7 6-18 33.3 6-9 66.7 42
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 13 - 170 14-39 35.9 4-13 30.8 15-22 68.2 47
Away 12 - 141 12-30 40.0 4-14 28.6 4-8 50.0 32
Neutral 3 - 42 6-8 75.0 3-4 75.0 3-4 75.0 18

Wins 10 - 118 13-31 41.9 5-11 45.5 10-15 66.7 41
Losses 18 - 235 19-46 41.3 6-20 30.0 12-19 63.2 56

November 6 - 89 7-18 38.9 3-7 42.9 15-20 75.0 32
December 5 - 53 6-13 46.2 2-4 50.0 0-2 0.0 14
January 6 - 75 6-19 31.6 1-7 14.3 1-3 33.3 14
February 8 - 96 10-19 52.6 3-7 42.9 6-9 66.7 29
March 3 - 40 3-8 37.5 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 28 - 12.6 3.6-8.7 41.6 1.2-3.5 35.5 2.5-3.9 64.7 11.0
Conference 14 - 12.2 3.5-8.4 41.7 1.4-4.2 33.3 1.4-2.1 66.7 9.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 - 13.1 3.3-9.2 35.9 0.9-3.1 30.8 3.5-5.2 68.2 11.1
Away 12 - 11.8 3.4-8.5 40.0 1.1-4.0 28.6 1.1-2.3 50.0 9.1
Neutral 3 - 14.0 5.7-7.6 75.0 2.9-3.8 75.0 2.9-3.8 75.0 17.1

Wins 10 - 11.8 4.4-10.5 41.9 1.7-3.7 45.5 3.4-5.1 66.7 13.9
Losses 18 - 13.1 3.2-7.8 41.3 1.0-3.4 30.0 2.0-3.2 63.2 9.5

November 6 - 14.8 3.1-8.1 38.9 1.3-3.1 42.9 6.7-9.0 75.0 14.4
December 5 - 10.6 4.5-9.8 46.2 1.5-3.0 50.0 0.0-1.5 0.0 10.6
January 6 - 12.5 3.2-10.1 31.6 0.5-3.7 14.3 0.5-1.6 33.3 7.5
February 8 - 12.0 4.2-7.9 52.6 1.2-2.9 42.9 2.5-3.8 66.7 12.1
March 3 - 13.3 3.0-8.0 37.5 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 8.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 28 - 12.6 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.0 0.0 1.1 0.6 1.8 0.5 0.0
Conference 14 - 12.2 0.4 1.1 1.5 1.1 0.0 0.9 0.6 1.5 0.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 - 13.1 0.5 1.2 1.7 1.2 0.0 0.9 0.8 1.1 0.4 0.0
Away 12 - 11.8 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.9 0.0 0.8 0.5 1.5 0.4 0.0
Neutral 3 - 14.0 0.3 1.3 1.7 1.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0

Wins 10 - 11.8 0.6 1.1 1.7 1.1 0.0 1.2 0.5 2.4 0.3 0.0
Losses 18 - 13.1 0.4 0.9 1.3 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.7 1.5 0.6 0.0

November 6 - 14.8 0.7 1.2 1.8 1.0 0.0 1.7 0.8 2.0 0.8 0.0
December 5 - 10.6 0.2 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.0 1.4 0.2 7.0 0.4 0.0
January 6 - 12.5 0.5 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.0
February 8 - 12.0 0.6 1.2 1.9 1.4 - 1.2 0.6 2.0 0.5 0.0
March 3 - 13.3 0.3 0.7 1.0 1.0 - 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 28 - 353 14 27 41 29 0 30 17 1.8 13 0
Conference 14 - 171 6 15 21 15 0 12 8 1.5 4 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 - 170 7 15 22 15 0 12 11 1.1 5 0
Away 12 - 141 6 8 14 11 0 9 6 1.5 5 0
Neutral 3 - 42 1 4 5 3 0 9 0 - 3 0

Wins 10 - 118 6 11 17 11 0 12 5 2.4 3 0
Losses 18 - 235 8 16 24 18 0 18 12 1.5 10 0

November 6 - 89 4 7 11 6 0 10 5 2.0 5 0
December 5 - 53 1 3 4 4 0 7 1 7.0 2 0
January 6 - 75 3 5 8 5 0 3 5 0.6 2 0
February 8 - 96 5 10 15 11 - 10 5 2.0 4 0
March 3 - 40 1 2 3 3 - 0 1 0.0 0 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 28 - 12.6 1.6 3.1 4.6 3.3 0.0 3.4 1.9 1.8 1.5 0.0
Conference 14 - 12.2 1.4 3.5 4.9 3.5 0.0 2.8 1.9 1.5 0.9 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 - 13.1 1.6 3.5 5.2 3.5 0.0 2.8 2.6 1.1 1.2 0.0
Away 12 - 11.8 1.7 2.3 4.0 3.1 0.0 2.6 1.7 1.5 1.4 0.0
Neutral 3 - 14.0 1.0 3.8 4.8 2.9 0.0 8.6 0.0 - 2.9 0.0

Wins 10 - 11.8 2.0 3.7 5.8 3.7 0.0 4.1 1.7 2.4 1.0 0.0
Losses 18 - 13.1 1.4 2.7 4.1 3.1 0.0 3.1 2.0 1.5 1.7 0.0

November 6 - 14.8 1.8 3.1 4.9 2.7 0.0 4.5 2.2 2.0 2.2 0.0
December 5 - 10.6 0.8 2.3 3.0 3.0 0.0 5.3 0.8 7.0 1.5 0.0
January 6 - 12.5 1.6 2.7 4.3 2.7 0.0 1.6 2.7 0.6 1.1 0.0
February 8 - 12.0 2.1 4.2 6.2 4.6 0.0 4.2 2.1 2.0 1.7 0.0
March 3 - 13.3 1.0 2.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0