23 Malik Abraham
23 Malik Abraham
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Snellville, Ga.
High School: Parkview
Previous College: Florida State College at Jacksonville
Position: G
gp 29
pts/g 10.7
fg % 39.1
3pt % 39.8
ft % 73.3
reb/g 2.3
a/g 1.4

2017-18: Carson-Newman's third leading scoring for 2017-18, Abraham tallied 11.7 points per game. A three-point marksman, Abraham shot 41.5 percent from beyond the arc and made 88-of-212 threes.  The 88 triples go down as the second highest single-season total in school history.  Abraham also has the fourth highest mark with 83 made in his sophomore year.  Abraham shot 42.8 percent from the field in general and 58 percent from the foul line.  He also added in 2.2 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game. Abraham topped double figures 17 times and had a quartet of 20 point games.  Carson-Newman was unbeated when he scored at least 20 points and went 13-4 when he had at least 10.  Abraham had 15 games where he knocked down at least three three-pointers.  His top outing came against Lenoir-Rhyne (12/16). He scored 23 points against the Bears on 7-12 shooting, including a 6-of-10 ledger from long range.  

2016-17: Abraham established himself as an elite three-point shooter in his first season at Mossy Creek.  The sophomore knocked down 83 threes, the second most in a single season in school history.  Abraham averaged 13.8 points per game on 41 percent shooting from the field and 37 percent shooting from three. He also chipped in 2.5 rebounds per game and was third on the team for assists with 57.  Abraham put together 22 double-digit scoring efforts, including five straight to end the year.  He cracked the 20-point mark five times, including a career-high 28 against Newberry (1/21). He became the first Eagle in four years to knock down at least eight threes in that game.  Abraham came a rebound shy of a double-double against Tusculum (1/4), with 21 points and nine collected caroms.   Abraham knocked down four or more threes on eight occasions.  

PRIOR TO CARSON-NEWMAN: Malik Abraham will have three seasons of eligibility left after transferring from Florida  State College at Jacksonville.  He was a first team all-conference guard for FSCJ as well as the league's co-rookie of the year.  He set a school record for threes made in a game with eight while setting the program's record for threes made in a single season with 97.  Abraham averaged 14.4 points while shooting 43 percent from the field and 41 percent from three for FSCJ. 

HIGH SCHOOL: In high school, he was a 1,000-point scorer while averaging 17.6 points and 3.0 rebounds per game.   He was a two-time offensive player of the year at Parkview while earning all-region and all-county honors for his final two seasons with the Panthers. 

PERSONAL: The son of Elliot and Rose Abraham, Malik plans to study finance at Carson-Newman.  He has three siblings. 

Recent Games
Feb 13 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 96-70
Feb 16 at Catawba L, 90-75
Feb 20 Tusculum L, 79-65
Feb 23 #10 Queens (N.C.) L, 102-88
Mar 2 at Newberry W, 89-78
Mar 6 at #6/7 Queens (N.C.) L, 84-75
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 20
Games started 16 13
Minutes 781 567
Minutes per game 26.9 28.4
FG 100-256 74-173
FG Pct 39.1 42.8
3PT 88-221 65-146
3PT Pct 39.8 44.5
FT 22-30 16-21
FT Pct 73.3 76.2
Off rebounds 8 6
Def rebounds 60 51
Total rebounds 68 57
Rebounds per game 2.3 2.9
Personal fouls 39 31
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 42 30
Turnovers 20 14
Assist to turnover ratio 2.1 2.1
Steals 24 15
Blocks 3 2
Points 310 229
Points per game 10.7 11.4
Points per 40 min 15.9 16.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 at Southern Wesleyan W, 67-50 - 17 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 10 vs. Lander W, 77-65 - 19 1-8 12.5 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 3
Nov 14 Lees-McRae W, 108-77 - 22 3-8 37.5 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 9
Nov 17 at King (Tenn.) W, 87-86 0 25 3-6 50.0 3-6 50.0 2-3 66.7 11
Nov 21 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 81-73 - 18 3-8 37.5 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 9
Nov 28 at Lincoln Memorial L, 90-68 - 17 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-3 66.7 2
Dec 1 at Wingate L, 82-62 - 18 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Dec 5 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 78-62 1 17 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Dec 8 Fort Valley St. W, 95-67 1 22 6-14 42.9 6-14 42.9 0-0 - 18
Dec 15 at Coker W, 79-63 1 31 4-8 50.0 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 12
Dec 19 at Mars Hill L, 87-74 1 35 2-8 25.0 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 6
Jan 2 Virginia-Wise W, 90-83 1 29 1-10 10.0 1-9 11.1 1-2 50.0 4
Jan 5 Catawba L, 81-64 1 29 5-11 45.5 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 13
Jan 9 Anderson (S.C.) W, 87-79 - 24 3-7 42.9 3-7 42.9 4-4 100.0 13
Jan 12 at #9 Queens (N.C.) L, 81-77 - 26 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 16 at Tusculum L, 63-49 - 29 5-11 45.5 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 15
Jan 19 Newberry W, 112-105 - 27 6-13 46.2 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 17
Jan 21 Johnson C. Smith L, 85-71 - 26 5-14 35.7 4-13 30.8 0-0 - 14
Jan 26 Wingate L, 76-74 - 27 5-9 55.6 5-9 55.6 2-2 100.0 17
Jan 30 Lincoln Memorial W, 79-75 1 25 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 2 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 100-91 1 38 4-11 36.4 4-8 50.0 2-2 100.0 14
Feb 6 Mars Hill W, 85-73 1 33 4-10 40.0 4-10 40.0 1-2 50.0 13
Feb 9 Coker W, 75-73 1 33 4-8 50.0 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 11
Feb 13 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 96-70 1 33 10-14 71.4 9-11 81.8 3-5 60.0 32
Feb 16 at Catawba L, 90-75 1 35 1-10 10.0 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 20 Tusculum L, 79-65 1 32 3-8 37.5 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 9
Feb 23 #10 Queens (N.C.) L, 102-88 1 23 3-10 30.0 2-8 25.0 1-1 100.0 9
Mar 2 at Newberry W, 89-78 1 35 8-15 53.3 7-14 50.0 0-0 - 23
Mar 6 at #6/7 Queens (N.C.) L, 84-75 1 36 3-10 30.0 1-7 14.3 3-4 75.0 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 at Southern Wesleyan W, 67-50 - 17 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 10 vs. Lander W, 77-65 - 19 0 1 1 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Nov 14 Lees-McRae W, 108-77 - 22 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 -
Nov 17 at King (Tenn.) W, 87-86 0 25 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 21 Tenn. Wesleyan W, 81-73 - 18 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 28 at Lincoln Memorial L, 90-68 - 17 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 1 at Wingate L, 82-62 - 18 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 5 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 78-62 1 17 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 8 Fort Valley St. W, 95-67 1 22 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 15 at Coker W, 79-63 1 31 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 0 1 1 -
Dec 19 at Mars Hill L, 87-74 1 35 0 4 4 1 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 2 Virginia-Wise W, 90-83 1 29 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 5 Catawba L, 81-64 1 29 0 3 3 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 9 Anderson (S.C.) W, 87-79 - 24 0 3 3 3 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 12 at #9 Queens (N.C.) L, 81-77 - 26 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 16 at Tusculum L, 63-49 - 29 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 19 Newberry W, 112-105 - 27 0 3 3 4 0 - 1 0 1 -
Jan 21 Johnson C. Smith L, 85-71 - 26 0 2 2 3 0 - 2 1 2 -
Jan 26 Wingate L, 76-74 - 27 0 1 1 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 30 Lincoln Memorial W, 79-75 1 25 1 1 2 4 0 - 0 1 1 -
Feb 2 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 100-91 1 38 0 8 8 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 6 Mars Hill W, 85-73 1 33 1 2 3 1 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 9 Coker W, 75-73 1 33 1 1 2 2 0 - 2 0 3 -
Feb 13 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 96-70 1 33 1 4 5 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 16 at Catawba L, 90-75 1 35 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 20 Tusculum L, 79-65 1 32 0 2 2 0 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 23 #10 Queens (N.C.) L, 102-88 1 23 0 4 4 0 1 0.0 2 0 3 -
Mar 2 at Newberry W, 89-78 1 35 0 4 4 2 0 - 1 0 0 -
Mar 6 at #6/7 Queens (N.C.) L, 84-75 1 36 1 2 3 3 2 1.5 4 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 16 26.9 3.4-8.8 39.1 3.0-7.6 39.8 0.8-1.0 73.3 10.7
Conference 20 13 28.4 3.7-8.7 42.8 3.2-7.3 44.5 0.8-1.1 76.2 11.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 9 25.8 3.6-9.1 39.4 3.1-8.3 37.9 0.7-0.9 76.9 11.0
Away 13 7 28.8 3.5-8.5 40.5 3.1-7.0 44.0 0.9-1.3 70.6 10.9
Neutral 1 - 19.0 1.0-8.0 12.5 1.0-6.0 16.7 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
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Wins 15 8 26.2 4.0-9.3 43.2 3.7-8.3 44.4 0.7-1.1 68.8 12.4
Losses 14 8 27.7 2.9-8.4 34.2 2.4-6.9 34.0 0.8-1.0 78.6 8.9
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November 6 0 19.7 1.8-6.2 29.7 1.8-5.7 32.4 0.7-1.0 66.7 6.2
December 5 4 24.6 2.8-7.2 38.9 2.8-6.4 43.8 0.2-0.4 50.0 8.6
January 9 3 26.9 3.9-9.7 40.2 3.2-8.6 37.7 0.8-0.9 87.5 11.8
February 7 7 32.4 4.1-10.1 40.8 3.7-8.1 45.6 1.0-1.4 70.0 13.0
March 2 2 35.5 5.5-12.5 44.0 4.0-10.5 38.1 1.5-2.0 75.0 16.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 16 781 100-256 39.1 88-221 39.8 22-30 73.3 310
Conference 20 13 567 74-173 42.8 65-146 44.5 16-21 76.2 229
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 15 9 387 54-137 39.4 47-124 37.9 10-13 76.9 165
Away 13 7 375 45-111 40.5 40-91 44.0 12-17 70.6 142
Neutral 1 - 19 1-8 12.5 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 3
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Wins 15 8 393 60-139 43.2 55-124 44.4 11-16 68.8 186
Losses 14 8 388 40-117 34.2 33-97 34.0 11-14 78.6 124
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November 6 0 118 11-37 29.7 11-34 32.4 4-6 66.7 37
December 5 4 123 14-36 38.9 14-32 43.8 1-2 50.0 43
January 9 3 242 35-87 40.2 29-77 37.7 7-8 87.5 106
February 7 7 227 29-71 40.8 26-57 45.6 7-10 70.0 91
March 2 2 71 11-25 44.0 8-21 38.1 3-4 75.0 33
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 16 26.9 5.1-13.1 39.1 4.5-11.3 39.8 1.1-1.5 73.3 15.9
Conference 20 13 28.4 5.2-12.2 42.8 4.6-10.3 44.5 1.1-1.5 76.2 16.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 9 25.8 5.6-14.2 39.4 4.9-12.8 37.9 1.0-1.3 76.9 17.1
Away 13 7 28.8 4.8-11.8 40.5 4.3-9.7 44.0 1.3-1.8 70.6 15.1
Neutral 1 - 19.0 2.1-16.8 12.5 2.1-12.6 16.7 0.0-0.0 - 6.3
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Wins 15 8 26.2 6.1-14.1 43.2 5.6-12.6 44.4 1.1-1.6 68.8 18.9
Losses 14 8 27.7 4.1-12.1 34.2 3.4-10.0 34.0 1.1-1.4 78.6 12.8
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November 6 0 19.7 3.7-12.5 29.7 3.7-11.5 32.4 1.4-2.0 66.7 12.5
December 5 4 24.6 4.6-11.7 38.9 4.6-10.4 43.8 0.3-0.7 50.0 14.0
January 9 3 26.9 5.8-14.4 40.2 4.8-12.7 37.7 1.2-1.3 87.5 17.5
February 7 7 32.4 5.1-12.5 40.8 4.6-10.0 45.6 1.2-1.8 70.0 16.0
March 2 2 35.5 6.2-14.1 44.0 4.5-11.8 38.1 1.7-2.3 75.0 18.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 16 26.9 0.3 2.1 2.3 1.3 0.0 1.4 0.7 2.1 0.8 0.1
Conference 20 13 28.4 0.3 2.5 2.9 1.6 0.0 1.5 0.7 2.1 0.8 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 9 25.8 0.3 1.5 1.8 1.3 - 1.7 0.5 3.7 1.0 0.1
Away 13 7 28.8 0.3 2.8 3.1 1.5 0.0 1.2 1.0 1.2 0.6 0.1
Neutral 1 - 19.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
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Wins 15 8 26.2 0.3 1.7 2.1 1.1 0.0 1.5 0.4 3.7 0.6 0.1
Losses 14 8 27.7 0.2 2.4 2.6 1.6 - 1.4 1.0 1.4 1.1 0.1
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November 6 0 19.7 0.3 1.2 1.5 0.8 0.0 0.8 0.7 1.3 0.5 0.0
December 5 4 24.6 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.2 - 0.4 1.2 0.3 0.2 0.2
January 9 3 26.9 0.2 1.9 2.1 1.4 - 2.6 0.6 4.6 0.8 0.2
February 7 7 32.4 0.4 3.3 3.7 2.0 0.0 1.0 0.4 2.3 1.1 0.0
March 2 2 35.5 0.5 3.0 3.5 0.5 - 2.5 1.0 2.5 2.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 16 781 8 60 68 39 0 42 20 2.1 24 3
Conference 20 13 567 6 51 57 31 0 30 14 2.1 15 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 9 387 4 23 27 20 - 26 7 3.7 15 2
Away 13 7 375 4 36 40 19 0 15 13 1.2 8 1
Neutral 1 - 19 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 - 1 0
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Wins 15 8 393 5 26 31 16 0 22 6 3.7 9 2
Losses 14 8 388 3 34 37 23 - 20 14 1.4 15 1
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November 6 0 118 2 7 9 5 0 5 4 1.3 3 0
December 5 4 123 0 7 7 6 - 2 6 0.3 1 1
January 9 3 242 2 17 19 13 - 23 5 4.6 7 2
February 7 7 227 3 23 26 14 0 7 3 2.3 8 0
March 2 2 71 1 6 7 1 - 5 2 2.5 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 29 16 26.9 0.4 3.1 3.5 2.0 0.0 2.2 1.0 2.1 1.2 0.2
Conference 20 13 28.4 0.4 3.6 4.0 2.2 0.0 2.1 1.0 2.1 1.1 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 9 25.8 0.4 2.4 2.8 2.1 0.0 2.7 0.7 3.7 1.6 0.2
Away 13 7 28.8 0.4 3.8 4.3 2.0 0.0 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.9 0.1
Neutral 1 - 19.0 0.0 2.1 2.1 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.0 - 2.1 0.0
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Wins 15 8 26.2 0.5 2.6 3.2 1.6 0.0 2.2 0.6 3.7 0.9 0.2
Losses 14 8 27.7 0.3 3.5 3.8 2.4 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.4 1.5 0.1
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November 6 0 19.7 0.7 2.4 3.1 1.7 0.0 1.7 1.4 1.3 1.0 0.0
December 5 4 24.6 0.0 2.3 2.3 2.0 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.3 0.3 0.3
January 9 3 26.9 0.3 2.8 3.1 2.1 0.0 3.8 0.8 4.6 1.2 0.3
February 7 7 32.4 0.5 4.1 4.6 2.5 0.0 1.2 0.5 2.3 1.4 0.0
March 2 2 35.5 0.6 3.4 3.9 0.6 0.0 2.8 1.1 2.5 2.8 0.0