25 DJ Dafney
25 DJ Dafney
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa
High School: Valley
Position: G
gp 26
pts/g 6.0
fg % 45.1
3pt % 14.3
ft % 60.3
reb/g 5.9
a/g 1.5

Single Game Highs
Points - 17 (at Wartburg, 2/12/14)
Rebounds - 13 (Westminister, Mo., 12/17/14)
Assists - 4 (vs. North Central, 11/22/14)

2014-15 | sophomore
Earned second varsity letter ... appeared in 25 games, starting 23 ... averaged 6.7 points and 4.7 rebounds per game ... led the team in rebounding and steals (34) ... reached double-figure scoring six times ... scored 11 points on 4 of 6 shooting vs. Augsburg (11/16) ... just missed a double-double with eight points and 10 rebounds at Northwestern (11/21) ... had 10 points and six rebounds at William Penn (11/25) ... scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds at Grinnell (12/13) ... pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds against Westminster (12/17) ... scored 13 points and had eight rebounds, going 6-for-6 from the FT line against Buena Vista (1/10) ... scored 11 points and had eight rebounds in season finale vs. Loras (2/21).

2013-14 | freshman
Earned first varsity letter, appearing in 25 games and starting four ... averaged 2.7 points and 2.4 rebounds per game ... got first career start vs. Augustana (11/24), scoring five points and grabbing one rebound ... recorded a double-double in second career start, scoring 12 points and pulling down 10 rebounds vs. Dubuque (2/8) ... scored a career-high 17 points at Wartburg (2/12). 

High School
A 2013 graduate of Valley High School...coached by Jeff Horner, former point guard of the Iowa Hawkeyes...named second team all-conference as a senior...three-time academic all-conference.

Personal
Born Jan. 26, 1995...son and Lonnie and Darrin Dafney...has one brother, Dominique...majoring in accounting. 

Recent Games
Feb 6 Central (Iowa) W, 79-73
Feb 10 at Luther W, 64-61
Feb 13 Coe L, 87-66
Feb 17 Buena Vista W, 74-57
Feb 20 at Loras L, 89-87
Feb 23 Buena Vista L, 87-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 14
Games started 24 13
Minutes 624 359
Minutes per game 24.0 25.6
FG 60-133 35-75
FG Pct 45.1 46.7
3PT 2-14 1-10
3PT Pct 14.3 10.0
FT 35-58 20-34
FT Pct 60.3 58.8
Off rebounds 42 26
Def rebounds 112 73
Total rebounds 154 99
Rebounds per game 5.9 7.1
Personal fouls 64 34
Disqualifications 2 0
Assists 40 15
Turnovers 48 23
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 0.7
Steals 33 18
Blocks 7 2
Points 157 91
Points per game 6.0 6.5
Points per 40 min 10.1 10.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 13 at Drake L, 97-52 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Graceland (Iowa) W, 87-69 - 18 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 20 at Augsburg L, 80-74 1 25 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 21 at Gust. Adolphus L, 71-62 1 25 1-7 14.3 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 2
Nov 24 Grinnell W, 103-80 1 22 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 28 vs. Rhodes W, 58-48 1 30 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 29 vs. Wittenberg W, 69-67 1 23 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 6
Dec 2 at Waldorf L, 75-67 1 18 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 16 at Neb.-Omaha L, 81-71 1 20 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 19 at Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 84-72 1 22 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 6
Dec 21 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 80-76 1 27 6-13 46.2 0-0 - 7-8 87.5 19
Dec 29 vs. Mt. Mercy L, 78-74 1 14 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Dec 30 vs. Illinois Tech W, 78-72 1 26 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 1-3 33.3 10
Jan 6 at Buena Vista L, 89-77 1 32 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 9 at Coe W, 69-63 1 26 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 10
Jan 13 Loras W, 78-60 1 28 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 16 Dubuque L, 74-64 1 29 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 20 at Wartburg W, 80-75 1 34 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 2-3 66.7 9
Jan 23 Luther W, 76-59 1 23 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
Jan 27 at Central (Iowa) W, 86-78 1 23 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 6
Jan 30 at Dubuque L, 74-60 1 24 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 5
Feb 3 Wartburg L, 95-87 1 29 5-9 55.6 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 12
Feb 6 Central (Iowa) W, 79-73 1 28 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 6
Feb 10 at Luther W, 64-61 1 26 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 13 Coe L, 87-66 - 22 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 17 Buena Vista W, 74-57 1 17 4-5 80.0 0-1 0.0 3-8 37.5 11
Feb 20 at Loras L, 89-87 1 18 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 23 Buena Vista L, 87-58 1 15 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 13 at Drake L, 97-52 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Graceland (Iowa) W, 87-69 - 18 1 2 3 3 2 1.5 0 0 1 -
Nov 20 at Augsburg L, 80-74 1 25 1 2 3 3 1 3.0 3 1 3 -
Nov 21 at Gust. Adolphus L, 71-62 1 25 3 2 5 2 2 1.0 2 1 1 -
Nov 24 Grinnell W, 103-80 1 22 2 5 7 6 1 6.0 0 1 4 0
Nov 28 vs. Rhodes W, 58-48 1 30 2 1 3 5 5 1.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 29 vs. Wittenberg W, 69-67 1 23 1 1 2 0 0 - 1 1 1 0
Dec 2 at Waldorf L, 75-67 1 18 0 5 5 1 4 0.3 2 1 5 1
Dec 16 at Neb.-Omaha L, 81-71 1 20 1 4 5 4 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 19 at Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 84-72 1 22 0 4 4 3 3 1.0 2 0 2 -
Dec 21 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 80-76 1 27 4 7 11 1 2 0.5 3 0 0 0
Dec 29 vs. Mt. Mercy L, 78-74 1 14 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 5 1
Dec 30 vs. Illinois Tech W, 78-72 1 26 1 4 5 1 4 0.3 1 0 3 -
Jan 6 at Buena Vista L, 89-77 1 32 1 5 6 1 0 - 4 0 3 0
Jan 9 at Coe W, 69-63 1 26 1 9 10 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 13 Loras W, 78-60 1 28 4 3 7 1 1 1.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 16 Dubuque L, 74-64 1 29 2 4 6 2 2 1.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 20 at Wartburg W, 80-75 1 34 4 7 11 1 3 0.3 0 0 4 0
Jan 23 Luther W, 76-59 1 23 2 5 7 5 4 1.3 1 0 2 0
Jan 27 at Central (Iowa) W, 86-78 1 23 3 5 8 0 5 0.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 30 at Dubuque L, 74-60 1 24 2 5 7 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Feb 3 Wartburg L, 95-87 1 29 0 7 7 2 1 2.0 2 0 3 -
Feb 6 Central (Iowa) W, 79-73 1 28 1 8 9 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Feb 10 at Luther W, 64-61 1 26 2 7 9 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 0
Feb 13 Coe L, 87-66 - 22 1 5 6 1 0 - 2 0 2 -
Feb 17 Buena Vista W, 74-57 1 17 2 1 3 0 2 0.0 2 0 4 0
Feb 20 at Loras L, 89-87 1 18 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 23 Buena Vista L, 87-58 1 15 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 25 4 11.0 0.9-2.2 40.7 0.0-0.4 11.1 0.9-1.6 56.4 2.7
2014-15 25 23 25.0 2.4-6.0 39.1 0.2-1.1 22.2 1.8-2.5 69.8 6.7
2015-16 26 24 24.0 2.3-5.1 45.1 0.1-0.5 14.3 1.3-2.2 60.3 6.0
2016-17 26 26 27.6 3.2-7.2 45.2 0.2-0.7 21.1 2.0-2.9 68.0 8.6
Total 102 77 22.0 2.2-5.1 42.9 0.1-0.7 18.8 1.5-2.3 64.7 6.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 25 4 275 22-54 40.7 1-9 11.1 22-39 56.4 67
2014-15 25 23 624 59-151 39.1 6-27 22.2 44-63 69.8 168
2015-16 26 24 624 60-133 45.1 2-14 14.3 35-58 60.3 157
2016-17 26 26 717 84-186 45.2 4-19 21.1 51-75 68.0 223
Total 102 77 2240 225-524 42.9 13-69 18.8 152-235 64.7 615
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 25 4 11.0 3.2-7.9 40.7 0.1-1.3 11.1 3.2-5.7 56.4 9.7
2014-15 25 23 25.0 3.8-9.7 39.1 0.4-1.7 22.2 2.8-4.0 69.8 10.8
2015-16 26 24 24.0 3.8-8.5 45.1 0.1-0.9 14.3 2.2-3.7 60.3 10.1
2016-17 26 26 27.6 4.7-10.4 45.2 0.2-1.1 21.1 2.8-4.2 68.0 12.4
Total 102 77 22.0 4.0-9.4 42.9 0.2-1.2 18.8 2.7-4.2 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 25 4 11.0 0.2 2.1 2.4 1.6 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.5 0.1
2014-15 25 23 25.0 1.0 3.7 4.7 1.6 0.0 1.2 1.7 0.7 1.4 0.1
2015-16 26 24 24.0 1.6 4.3 5.9 2.5 0.1 1.5 1.8 0.8 1.3 0.3
2016-17 26 26 27.6 2.1 5.7 7.8 2.2 0.0 1.7 1.6 1.0 1.1 0.1
Total 102 77 22.0 1.2 4.0 5.2 2.0 0.0 1.3 1.4 0.9 1.1 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 25 4 275 6 53 59 40 0 16 16 1.0 13 2
2014-15 25 23 624 24 93 117 39 0 31 42 0.7 34 2
2015-16 26 24 624 42 112 154 64 2 40 48 0.8 33 7
2016-17 26 26 717 55 148 203 56 0 43 41 1.0 29 3
Total 102 77 2240 127 406 533 199 2 130 147 0.9 109 14
  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 25 4 11.0 0.9 7.7 8.6 5.8 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.0 1.9 0.3
2014-15 25 23 25.0 1.5 6.0 7.5 2.5 0.0 2.0 2.7 0.7 2.2 0.1
2015-16 26 24 24.0 2.7 7.2 9.9 4.1 0.1 2.6 3.1 0.8 2.1 0.4
2016-17 26 26 27.6 3.1 8.3 11.3 3.1 0.0 2.4 2.3 1.0 1.6 0.2
Total 102 77 22.0 2.3 7.3 9.5 3.6 0.0 2.3 2.6 0.9 1.9 0.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 24 24.0 2.3-5.1 45.1 0.1-0.5 14.3 1.3-2.2 60.3 6.0
Conference 14 13 25.6 2.5-5.4 46.7 0.1-0.7 10.0 1.4-2.4 58.8 6.5
Exhibition 1 1 20.0 2.0-4.0 50.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.0
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Home 11 9 23.5 2.8-5.6 50.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.5-2.5 60.7 7.2
Away 11 11 24.8 1.8-4.9 37.0 0.1-0.5 16.7 1.2-1.9 61.9 4.9
Neutral 4 4 23.3 2.2-4.2 52.9 0.2-0.5 50.0 1.2-2.2 55.6 6.0
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Wins 15 14 24.9 2.6-5.7 45.3 0.1-0.5 28.6 1.9-3.2 58.3 7.2
Losses 11 10 22.8 1.9-4.3 44.7 0.0-0.6 0.0 0.6-0.9 70.0 4.5
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November 6 5 23.8 1.5-4.0 37.5 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.8-1.5 55.6 3.8
December 5 5 21.4 3.2-6.4 50.0 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.0-3.0 66.7 8.6
January 8 8 27.4 2.5-5.8 43.5 0.1-0.9 14.3 1.4-2.1 64.7 6.5
February 7 6 22.1 2.1-4.4 48.4 0.0-0.6 0.0 1.3-2.4 52.9 5.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 24 624 60-133 45.1 2-14 14.3 35-58 60.3 157
Conference 14 13 359 35-75 46.7 1-10 10.0 20-34 58.8 91
Exhibition 1 1 20 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
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Home 11 9 258 31-62 50.0 0-6 0.0 17-28 60.7 79
Away 11 11 273 20-54 37.0 1-6 16.7 13-21 61.9 54
Neutral 4 4 93 9-17 52.9 1-2 50.0 5-9 55.6 24
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Wins 15 14 373 39-86 45.3 2-7 28.6 28-48 58.3 108
Losses 11 10 251 21-47 44.7 0-7 0.0 7-10 70.0 49
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November 6 5 143 9-24 37.5 0-1 0.0 5-9 55.6 23
December 5 5 107 16-32 50.0 1-2 50.0 10-15 66.7 43
January 8 8 219 20-46 43.5 1-7 14.3 11-17 64.7 52
February 7 6 155 15-31 48.4 0-4 0.0 9-17 52.9 39
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 24 24.0 3.8-8.5 45.1 0.1-0.9 14.3 2.2-3.7 60.3 10.1
Conference 14 13 25.6 3.9-8.4 46.7 0.1-1.1 10.0 2.2-3.8 58.8 10.1
Exhibition 1 1 20.0 4.0-8.0 50.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
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Home 11 9 23.5 4.8-9.6 50.0 0.0-0.9 0.0 2.6-4.3 60.7 12.2
Away 11 11 24.8 2.9-7.9 37.0 0.1-0.9 16.7 1.9-3.1 61.9 7.9
Neutral 4 4 23.3 3.9-7.3 52.9 0.4-0.9 50.0 2.2-3.9 55.6 10.3
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Wins 15 14 24.9 4.2-9.2 45.3 0.2-0.8 28.6 3.0-5.1 58.3 11.6
Losses 11 10 22.8 3.3-7.5 44.7 0.0-1.1 0.0 1.1-1.6 70.0 7.8
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November 6 5 23.8 2.5-6.7 37.5 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.4-2.5 55.6 6.4
December 5 5 21.4 6.0-12.0 50.0 0.4-0.7 50.0 3.7-5.6 66.7 16.1
January 8 8 27.4 3.7-8.4 43.5 0.2-1.3 14.3 2.0-3.1 64.7 9.5
February 7 6 22.1 3.9-8.0 48.4 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.3-4.4 52.9 10.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 24 24.0 1.6 4.3 5.9 2.5 0.1 1.5 1.8 0.8 1.3 0.3
Conference 14 13 25.6 1.9 5.2 7.1 2.4 0.0 1.1 1.6 0.7 1.3 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 20.0 1.0 4.0 5.0 3.0 - 4.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 9 23.5 1.8 4.7 6.5 2.5 0.0 2.0 1.6 1.2 1.3 0.1
Away 11 11 24.8 1.6 4.8 6.5 2.3 0.1 1.1 1.9 0.6 1.5 0.5
Neutral 4 4 23.3 1.0 1.8 2.8 3.0 0.3 1.5 2.3 0.7 0.8 0.3
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Wins 15 14 24.9 2.0 4.6 6.6 2.4 0.0 1.9 2.5 0.8 1.1 0.2
Losses 11 10 22.8 1.1 3.9 5.0 2.5 0.2 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.5 0.4
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November 6 5 23.8 1.7 2.2 3.8 2.2 0.0 3.2 1.8 1.7 1.2 0.7
December 5 5 21.4 1.0 4.2 5.2 3.0 0.4 1.2 2.6 0.5 1.6 0.2
January 8 8 27.4 2.4 5.4 7.8 2.4 0.0 1.4 2.0 0.7 1.5 0.1
February 7 6 22.1 1.1 5.0 6.1 2.4 0.0 0.6 1.1 0.5 0.9 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 24 624 42 112 154 64 2 40 48 0.8 33 7
Conference 14 13 359 26 73 99 34 0 15 23 0.7 18 2
Exhibition 1 1 20 1 4 5 3 - 4 0 - 0 0
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Home 11 9 258 20 52 72 27 0 22 18 1.2 14 1
Away 11 11 273 18 53 71 25 1 12 21 0.6 16 5
Neutral 4 4 93 4 7 11 12 1 6 9 0.7 3 1
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Wins 15 14 373 30 69 99 36 0 28 37 0.8 16 3
Losses 11 10 251 12 43 55 28 2 12 11 1.1 17 4
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November 6 5 143 10 13 23 13 0 19 11 1.7 7 4
December 5 5 107 5 21 26 15 2 6 13 0.5 8 1
January 8 8 219 19 43 62 19 0 11 16 0.7 12 1
February 7 6 155 8 35 43 17 0 4 8 0.5 6 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 26 24 24.0 2.7 7.2 9.9 4.1 0.1 2.6 3.1 0.8 2.1 0.4
Conference 14 13 25.6 2.9 8.1 11.0 3.8 0.0 1.7 2.6 0.7 2.0 0.2
Exhibition 1 1 20.0 2.0 8.0 10.0 6.0 0.0 8.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 9 23.5 3.1 8.1 11.2 4.2 0.0 3.4 2.8 1.2 2.2 0.2
Away 11 11 24.8 2.6 7.8 10.4 3.7 0.1 1.8 3.1 0.6 2.3 0.7
Neutral 4 4 23.3 1.7 3.0 4.7 5.2 0.4 2.6 3.9 0.7 1.3 0.4
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Wins 15 14 24.9 3.2 7.4 10.6 3.9 0.0 3.0 4.0 0.8 1.7 0.3
Losses 11 10 22.8 1.9 6.9 8.8 4.5 0.3 1.9 1.8 1.1 2.7 0.6
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November 6 5 23.8 2.8 3.6 6.4 3.6 0.0 5.3 3.1 1.7 2.0 1.1
December 5 5 21.4 1.9 7.9 9.7 5.6 0.7 2.2 4.9 0.5 3.0 0.4
January 8 8 27.4 3.5 7.9 11.3 3.5 0.0 2.0 2.9 0.7 2.2 0.2
February 7 6 22.1 2.1 9.0 11.1 4.4 0.0 1.0 2.1 0.5 1.5 0.3