15 James Mitchell
15 - James Mitchell
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 155
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Macon, Ga.
High School: Stratford Academy
Position: G
Major: Business
gp 27
pts/g 7.5
fg % 39.0
3pt % 38.0
ft % 93.8
reb/g 1.2
a/g 1.2

Honors:

  • USA South All-Academic (2019-20)

2019-20 (Senior - Stats): Played in all 27 games and made 24 starts... Averaged 7.5 points per game and shot 38 percent (60-of-158) from 3-point land... Scored a career-high 30 points and set a program NCAA-era record with 10 3-pointers in a win over Piedmont (Feb. 12)... Had 12 points in a USA South Tournament first round win over Maryville (Feb. 25)... One of the most prolific 3-point shooters in program history, he ends career with 273 made 3-pointers, second-most in program history, and shot an even 40 percent from deep... Played in 86 career games, making 78 starts, and scored 900 points... Also a member of the Covenant men's golf program... Earned USA South All-Academic team honors

2018-19 (Junior - Stats): Played and started in all 27 games... Averaged 11.9 points, 1.9 rebounds, and 1.4 assists per game... Led the USA South, and was 18th nationally, with 91 3-pointers made... Eclipsed 200 career made 3-pointers during the season... Scored a career-high 29 points, with nine 3-pointers, at Concordia (Texas (Jan. 1)... Had 21 points against Birmingham Southern (Nov. 10) and in a win over Oglethorpe (Dec. 15)... Scored in double figures 17 times, including eight straight games from Jan. 1-26... Made at least one 3-pointer in 26 games, and each of the final 21 games... Led the USA South, and was seventh in the nation, in 3-point attempts (251)

2017-18 (Sophomore - Stats): Appeared in 28 games, making 27 starts and averaging 29.6 minutes per game… Tied for the lead in NCAA Division III and led the USA South with 121 3-pointers made and ranked sixth in the conference in 3-point percentage with a 44.5 percent mark… Set a Covenant single-season program record with those 121 3-pointers and was three shy of tying the USA South record... Had 13 games in which he made five or more 3-pointers... Hit nine 3-pointers in a win at Rhodes (Dec. 19) and made eight treys on two occasions... Ranked third on the team in total points with 374, averaging 13.4 per game… Ranked third on the team in steals with 32… Had career single-game highs with 27 points and five assists in a win at Rhodes (Dec. 19)… Recorded a career single-game high five rebounds twice… Had a career single-game high five steals and recorded his first collegiate block in a win at Huntingdon (Jan. 27)... Also a member of the Covenant men's golf program

2016-17 (Freshman - Stats): Appeared in four games... Hit a 3-pointer in his collegiate debut, a win over Dallas (Nov. 18)

High School: Attended Stratford Academy... Was a part of a state championship team in the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) as a sophomore... Finished in the Elite Eight and Final Four in the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Class A state tournament his junior and senior years, respectively... His teams went a combined 79-16 during his four years... He is 10th all-time in the program's history in both 3-pointers made in a season and career... Was named to the All-Middle Georgia honorable mention team as a senior... Was a Macon Sports Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete in 2016... Graduated with honors

Personal: Parents are John and Lisa Mitchell... Has one brother, John, and one sister, Mary Elaine... Brother, John, played three years on the Covenant baseball team from 2017-19... Favorite Bible verse is Romans 1:16... Majoring in business

Mitchell's Single-Game Highs:

Points: 30, Piedmont - 02/12/20
Rebounds: 6, at Pfeiffer - 01/05/19
Assists: 5, at Rhodes - 12/19/17
Steals: 5, at Huntingdon - 01/27/18; at Huntingdon - 02/01/19
Blocks: 1, at Huntingdon - 01/27/18; at Averett - 01/19/19

Recent Games
Feb 12 Piedmont W, 80-71
Feb 15 Averett L, 57-45
Feb 18 at Berea L, 66-60
Feb 22 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 81-70
Feb 25 Maryville W, 83-81
Feb 28 vs. Methodist L, 76-71
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 18
Games started 24 17
Minutes 773 522
Minutes per game 28.6 29.0
FG 64-164 47-110
FG Pct 39.0 42.7
3PT 60-158 45-106
3PT Pct 38.0 42.5
FT 15-16 10-11
FT Pct 93.8 90.9
Off rebounds 5 0
Def rebounds 28 24
Total rebounds 33 24
Rebounds per game 1.2 1.3
Personal fouls 52 37
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 32 24
Turnovers 36 24
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 1.0
Steals 22 11
Blocks 0 0
Points 203 149
Points per game 7.5 8.3
Points per 40 min 10.5 11.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 26 at Chattanooga L, 86-54 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 vs. Birmingham Southern W, 71-66 1 31 2-7 28.6 2-7 28.6 2-2 100.0 8
Nov 9 at Sewanee W, 71-62 1 28 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 19 Birmingham Southern W, 88-72 1 28 3-11 27.3 2-10 20.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 23 at Centre L, 78-58 1 24 1-4 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 26 at Emory L, 67-62 - 18 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 4 at Maryville W, 68-62 - 26 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
Dec 7 Huntingdon W, 79-77 1 28 2-5 40.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 28 at Belhaven L, 93-85 1 32 1-8 12.5 1-8 12.5 0-0 - 3
Dec 31 at Millsaps L, 61-41 - 15 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 4 Pfeiffer W, 71-66 1 29 1-8 12.5 1-8 12.5 1-2 50.0 4
Jan 8 at Piedmont W, 70-49 1 26 3-4 75.0 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 11 LaGrange W, 76-67 1 27 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 14 Brevard W, 75-55 1 22 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 17 at Methodist L, 62-54 1 34 2-7 28.6 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 6
Jan 18 at William Peace L, 76-63 1 28 3-4 75.0 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 24 at LaGrange W, 80-78 1 27 3-5 60.0 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 25 at Huntingdon L, 72-71 1 30 2-4 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Jan 28 Berea W, 81-76 1 35 4-8 50.0 4-8 50.0 2-2 100.0 14
Feb 1 Greensboro W, 72-62 1 27 4-7 57.1 4-7 57.1 2-2 100.0 14
Feb 5 Maryville W, 72-70 1 39 1-8 12.5 1-8 12.5 3-3 100.0 6
Feb 11 at Brevard L, 75-69 1 24 2-7 28.6 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 6
Feb 12 Piedmont W, 80-71 1 35 10-16 62.5 10-16 62.5 0-0 - 30
Feb 15 Averett L, 57-45 1 29 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 18 at Berea L, 66-60 1 30 2-8 25.0 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 22 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 81-70 1 26 3-6 50.0 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 25 Maryville W, 83-81 1 40 3-9 33.3 3-9 33.3 3-3 100.0 12
Feb 28 vs. Methodist L, 76-71 1 35 2-5 40.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 26 at Chattanooga L, 86-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 vs. Birmingham Southern W, 71-66 1 31 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 9 at Sewanee W, 71-62 1 28 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 19 Birmingham Southern W, 88-72 1 28 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 3 0 2 -
Nov 23 at Centre L, 78-58 1 24 1 0 1 1 4 0.3 1 0 1 -
Nov 26 at Emory L, 67-62 - 18 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Dec 4 at Maryville W, 68-62 - 26 0 1 1 1 0 - 3 0 1 -
Dec 7 Huntingdon W, 79-77 1 28 0 2 2 4 1 4.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 28 at Belhaven L, 93-85 1 32 1 0 1 3 3 1.0 1 0 5 1
Dec 31 at Millsaps L, 61-41 - 15 0 1 1 0 0 - 2 0 0 -
Jan 4 Pfeiffer W, 71-66 1 29 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 8 at Piedmont W, 70-49 1 26 0 3 3 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 -
Jan 11 LaGrange W, 76-67 1 27 0 1 1 4 1 4.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 14 Brevard W, 75-55 1 22 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 -
Jan 17 at Methodist L, 62-54 1 34 0 2 2 3 2 1.5 0 0 1 -
Jan 18 at William Peace L, 76-63 1 28 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 24 at LaGrange W, 80-78 1 27 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 -
Jan 25 at Huntingdon L, 72-71 1 30 0 1 1 0 0 - 2 0 4 -
Jan 28 Berea W, 81-76 1 35 0 2 2 2 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 1 Greensboro W, 72-62 1 27 0 3 3 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 5 Maryville W, 72-70 1 39 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 11 at Brevard L, 75-69 1 24 0 1 1 3 4 0.8 0 0 3 -
Feb 12 Piedmont W, 80-71 1 35 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 15 Averett L, 57-45 1 29 0 1 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 18 at Berea L, 66-60 1 30 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 22 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 81-70 1 26 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 3 -
Feb 25 Maryville W, 83-81 1 40 1 0 1 0 0 - 2 0 2 -
Feb 28 vs. Methodist L, 76-71 1 35 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 2 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 4 - 2.3 0.2-0.2 100.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.8
2017-18 28 27 29.6 4.4-10.0 43.7 4.3-9.7 44.5 0.3-0.5 69.2 13.4
2018-19 27 27 32.9 3.8-10.1 37.6 3.4-9.3 36.3 0.9-1.1 79.3 11.9
2019-20 27 24 28.6 2.4-6.1 39.0 2.2-5.9 38.0 0.6-0.6 93.8 7.5
Total 86 78 29.1 3.4-8.3 40.4 3.2-7.9 40.0 0.5-0.7 81.0 10.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 4 - 9 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
2017-18 28 27 829 122-279 43.7 121-272 44.5 9-13 69.2 374
2018-19 27 27 888 103-274 37.6 91-251 36.3 23-29 79.3 320
2019-20 27 24 773 64-164 39.0 60-158 38.0 15-16 93.8 203
Total 86 78 2499 290-718 40.4 273-682 40.0 47-58 81.0 900
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 4 - 2.3 4.4-4.4 100.0 4.4-4.4 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 13.3
2017-18 28 27 29.6 5.9-13.5 43.7 5.8-13.1 44.5 0.4-0.6 69.2 18.0
2018-19 27 27 32.9 4.6-12.3 37.6 4.1-11.3 36.3 1.0-1.3 79.3 14.4
2019-20 27 24 28.6 3.3-8.5 39.0 3.1-8.2 38.0 0.8-0.8 93.8 10.5
Total 86 78 29.1 4.6-11.5 40.4 4.4-10.9 40.0 0.8-0.9 81.0 14.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 4 - 2.3 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2017-18 28 27 29.6 0.1 1.3 1.5 1.8 - 1.9 1.5 1.2 1.1 0.0
2018-19 27 27 32.9 0.4 1.5 1.9 1.9 - 1.4 2.0 0.7 1.7 0.0
2019-20 27 24 28.6 0.2 1.0 1.2 1.9 0.0 1.2 1.3 0.9 0.8 0.0
Total 86 78 29.1 0.2 1.2 1.5 1.8 0.0 1.4 1.5 0.9 1.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 4 - 9 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0.0 1 0
2017-18 28 27 829 4 37 41 49 - 52 42 1.2 32 1
2018-19 27 27 888 10 41 51 51 - 37 53 0.7 45 1
2019-20 27 24 773 5 28 33 52 1 32 36 0.9 22 0
Total 86 78 2499 19 107 126 153 1 121 132 0.9 100 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 4 - 2.3 0.0 4.4 4.4 4.4 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0 4.4 0.0
2017-18 28 27 29.6 0.2 1.8 2.0 2.4 0.0 2.5 2.0 1.2 1.5 0.0
2018-19 27 27 32.9 0.5 1.8 2.3 2.3 0.0 1.7 2.4 0.7 2.0 0.0
2019-20 27 24 28.6 0.3 1.4 1.7 2.7 0.1 1.7 1.9 0.9 1.1 0.0
Total 86 78 29.1 0.3 1.7 2.0 2.4 0.0 1.9 2.1 0.9 1.6 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 24 28.6 2.4-6.1 39.0 2.2-5.9 38.0 0.6-0.6 93.8 7.5
Conference 18 17 29.0 2.6-6.1 42.7 2.5-5.9 42.5 0.6-0.6 90.9 8.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 30.8 2.9-7.5 38.6 2.7-7.3 37.5 1.0-1.1 91.7 9.5
Away 14 11 26.3 2.0-4.9 40.6 1.9-4.7 39.4 0.1-0.1 100.0 6.0
Neutral 2 2 33.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 2.0-6.0 33.3 1.0-1.0 100.0 7.0
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Wins 15 14 29.9 2.9-6.9 41.3 2.7-6.7 40.6 1.0-1.1 93.8 9.5
Losses 12 10 27.1 1.8-5.0 35.0 1.6-4.8 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 5.1
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November 5 4 25.8 2.0-6.0 33.3 1.8-5.8 31.0 0.4-0.4 100.0 6.2
December 4 2 25.3 1.2-4.2 29.4 1.0-4.0 25.0 0.5-0.5 100.0 4.0
January 9 9 28.7 2.4-5.6 44.0 2.2-5.2 42.6 0.3-0.4 75.0 7.4
February 9 9 31.7 3.0-7.4 40.3 3.0-7.3 40.9 0.9-0.9 100.0 9.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 24 773 64-164 39.0 60-158 38.0 15-16 93.8 203
Conference 18 17 522 47-110 42.7 45-106 42.5 10-11 90.9 149
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 11 339 32-83 38.6 30-80 37.5 11-12 91.7 105
Away 14 11 368 28-69 40.6 26-66 39.4 2-2 100.0 84
Neutral 2 2 66 4-12 33.3 4-12 33.3 2-2 100.0 14
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Wins 15 14 448 43-104 41.3 41-101 40.6 15-16 93.8 142
Losses 12 10 325 21-60 35.0 19-57 33.3 0-0 - 61
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November 5 4 129 10-30 33.3 9-29 31.0 2-2 100.0 31
December 4 2 101 5-17 29.4 4-16 25.0 2-2 100.0 16
January 9 9 258 22-50 44.0 20-47 42.6 3-4 75.0 67
February 9 9 285 27-67 40.3 27-66 40.9 8-8 100.0 89
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 24 28.6 3.3-8.5 39.0 3.1-8.2 38.0 0.8-0.8 93.8 10.5
Conference 18 17 29.0 3.6-8.4 42.7 3.4-8.1 42.5 0.8-0.8 90.9 11.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 30.8 3.8-9.8 38.6 3.5-9.4 37.5 1.3-1.4 91.7 12.4
Away 14 11 26.3 3.0-7.5 40.6 2.8-7.2 39.4 0.2-0.2 100.0 9.1
Neutral 2 2 33.0 2.4-7.3 33.3 2.4-7.3 33.3 1.2-1.2 100.0 8.5
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Wins 15 14 29.9 3.8-9.3 41.3 3.7-9.0 40.6 1.3-1.4 93.8 12.7
Losses 12 10 27.1 2.6-7.4 35.0 2.3-7.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 7.5
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November 5 4 25.8 3.1-9.3 33.3 2.8-9.0 31.0 0.6-0.6 100.0 9.6
December 4 2 25.3 2.0-6.7 29.4 1.6-6.3 25.0 0.8-0.8 100.0 6.3
January 9 9 28.7 3.4-7.8 44.0 3.1-7.3 42.6 0.5-0.6 75.0 10.4
February 9 9 31.7 3.8-9.4 40.3 3.8-9.3 40.9 1.1-1.1 100.0 12.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 24 28.6 0.2 1.0 1.2 1.9 0.0 1.2 1.3 0.9 0.8 0.0
Conference 18 17 29.0 0.0 1.3 1.3 2.1 - 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.6 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 30.8 0.2 1.4 1.5 1.7 - 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.9 0.0
Away 14 11 26.3 0.2 0.9 1.1 2.2 0.1 1.1 1.4 0.8 0.7 0.0
Neutral 2 2 33.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 - 1.0 1.5 0.7 1.0 0.0
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Wins 15 14 29.9 0.2 1.3 1.5 1.7 - 1.3 1.1 1.1 0.9 0.0
Losses 12 10 27.1 0.2 0.7 0.8 2.2 0.1 1.1 1.6 0.7 0.8 0.0
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November 5 4 25.8 0.6 0.6 1.2 1.4 - 0.8 1.4 0.6 0.8 0.0
December 4 2 25.3 0.3 1.0 1.3 1.8 0.3 2.0 1.0 2.0 2.0 0.0
January 9 9 28.7 0.0 1.2 1.2 2.3 - 1.6 1.0 1.6 0.6 0.0
February 9 9 31.7 0.1 1.1 1.2 1.9 - 0.7 1.8 0.4 0.6 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 24 773 5 28 33 52 1 32 36 0.9 22 0
Conference 18 17 522 0 24 24 37 - 24 24 1.0 11 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 339 2 15 17 19 - 14 14 1.0 10 0
Away 14 11 368 3 13 16 31 1 16 19 0.8 10 0
Neutral 2 2 66 0 0 0 2 - 2 3 0.7 2 0
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Wins 15 14 448 3 20 23 26 - 19 17 1.1 13 0
Losses 12 10 325 2 8 10 26 1 13 19 0.7 9 0
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November 5 4 129 3 3 6 7 - 4 7 0.6 4 0
December 4 2 101 1 4 5 7 1 8 4 2.0 8 0
January 9 9 258 0 11 11 21 - 14 9 1.6 5 0
February 9 9 285 1 10 11 17 - 6 16 0.4 5 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 27 24 28.6 0.3 1.4 1.7 2.7 0.1 1.7 1.9 0.9 1.1 0.0
Conference 18 17 29.0 0.0 1.8 1.8 2.8 0.0 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.8 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 30.8 0.2 1.8 2.0 2.2 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.0 1.2 0.0
Away 14 11 26.3 0.3 1.4 1.7 3.4 0.1 1.7 2.1 0.8 1.1 0.0
Neutral 2 2 33.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 0.0 1.2 1.8 0.7 1.2 0.0
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Wins 15 14 29.9 0.3 1.8 2.1 2.3 0.0 1.7 1.5 1.1 1.2 0.0
Losses 12 10 27.1 0.2 1.0 1.2 3.2 0.1 1.6 2.3 0.7 1.1 0.0
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November 5 4 25.8 0.9 0.9 1.9 2.2 0.0 1.2 2.2 0.6 1.2 0.0
December 4 2 25.3 0.4 1.6 2.0 2.8 0.4 3.2 1.6 2.0 3.2 0.0
January 9 9 28.7 0.0 1.7 1.7 3.3 0.0 2.2 1.4 1.6 0.8 0.0
February 9 9 31.7 0.1 1.4 1.5 2.4 0.0 0.8 2.2 0.4 0.7 0.0