44 Molly Franson
44 Molly Franson
Height: 6-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tinley Park, Ill.
High School: Victor J. Andrew HS
Previous College: Northern Kentucky University
Position: F/C
Major: Business Management
gp 25
pts/g 7.2
fg % 42.6
3pt % 0.0
ft % 74.3
reb/g 3.9
a/g 0.9

As a Senior: SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll...Received D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award...Saw a total 598 minutes of floor action starting in 23 of 25 games for Tampa... Averaged 23.9 minutes per game... Shot percentages of 42.6 from the floor and 74.3 from the foul line...Managed to power down 3.9 rebounds per game...She ended the season on a nine-game streak where she grabbed one or more rebound and scored three or more points... Had eight different occasions where she scored in double figures including a season-high 20 points against Valdosta State (12/6)...She finished her senior campaign with 181 points, 97 rebounds, 22 assists, 12 steals, and 24 blocks.

As a Junior: SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll...She did not see any action due to being a medical redshirt in her first season at Tampa. 

As a Sophomore (Northern Kentucky): Appeared in 32 of 33 games for the Norse, earning four starts on the year…Played in 15.4 minutes per game, averaging 6.3 points per game as she shot 41.9 percent from the field…Hauled in 81 rebounds, dished out 27 assists, blocked 16 shots, and picked up eight steals during her sophomore season…Scored a season-high 16 points and brought down eight rebounds against Robert Morris (11/29)…Scored double-digit points in back-to-back games against Cleveland State (3/10) and Valparaiso (3/11)…Recorded a double-double in the season finale against USC Upstate as she scored 12 points and grabbed 12 rebounds…Shot perfect from the field in five games during the year.

As a Freshman (Northern Kentucky): Saw action in 28 games...Averaged 3.8 points and 2.8 rebounds per game...knocked down 70.4 percent (38-for-54) of her attempts from the free-throw line...blocked 10 shots and recorded nine assists and eight steals...scored a game-high 14 points on 5-for-8 shooting from the floor, pulled down a season-high nine rebounds and connected on two vital free throws to help NKU upset Stetson in the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship semifinals on March 11.

High School: Graduated from Victor J. Andrew High School, where she played for coach Bob Matz….Led the Thunderbolts to a 17-11 record during the 2013-14 season…Averaged 14.7 points and 8.3 rebounds per game as a senior…Dished out 52 assists and collected 29 steals in her final season…Shot 56.6 percent from the field and 47.4 percent from 3-point range as a senior…Earned All-Conference and fourth-team All-State honors for her performance on the court in her final season.

Personal: Daughter of Karl and Kathy Franson…Has three siblings, Ryan, Adam, and Brenden…Majoring in business management…Born on December 24.

Career Highs

Recent Games
Feb 7 Florida Tech W, 57-38
Feb 14 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 67-52
Feb 17 Embry-Riddle (Fla.) L, 69-60
Feb 21 at #18 Florida Southern L, 69-53
Feb 24 at Barry L, 59-58
Feb 28 at Barry L, 71-68
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 17
Games started 23 15
Minutes 598 371
Minutes per game 23.9 21.8
FG 63-148 35-87
FG Pct 42.6 40.2
3PT 0-7 0-4
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 55-74 27-39
FT Pct 74.3 69.2
Off rebounds 8 5
Def rebounds 89 40
Total rebounds 97 45
Rebounds per game 3.9 2.6
Personal fouls 44 31
Disqualifications - -
Assists 22 16
Turnovers 31 21
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.8
Steals 12 6
Blocks 24 17
Points 181 97
Points per game 7.2 5.7
Points per 40 min 12.1 10.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Spring Hill W, 69-62 1 29 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 11 West Georgia W, 71-68 1 32 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 8-10 80.0 16
Nov 15 Eckerd W, 48-44 1 26 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 5
Nov 18 at Nova Southeastern L, 72-66 1 17 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 24 Nyack W, 52-33 1 30 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 19
Nov 25 Anderson (S.C.) W, 72-53 1 21 2-8 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 29 at Saint Leo W, 75-50 1 23 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 10
Dec 2 Lynn W, 77-59 1 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Valdosta State W, 59-54 1 37 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 10-13 76.9 20
Dec 9 Barry L, 66-56 1 28 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 8
Dec 18 Southern Wesleyan W, 82-65 1 17 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 19 Malone W, 67-50 1 28 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Dec 30 at Embry-Riddle (Fla.) W, 53-35 1 21 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 6 Palm Beach Atlantic W, 70-63 1 31 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 14
Jan 10 at Rollins L, 59-52 1 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 13 at Florida Tech L, 51-44 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 Florida Southern L, 57-44 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Lynn L, 54-50 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 at Eckerd L, 66-63 - 4 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 27 Nova Southeastern W, 76-69 - 23 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 15
Jan 31 Saint Leo W, 56-35 1 29 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 4
Feb 3 Rollins W, 63-54 1 30 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 11
Feb 7 Florida Tech W, 57-38 1 18 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 14 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 67-52 1 28 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 9
Feb 17 Embry-Riddle (Fla.) L, 69-60 1 15 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 3
Feb 21 at #18 Florida Southern L, 69-53 1 36 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Feb 24 at Barry L, 59-58 1 26 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 9
Feb 28 at Barry L, 71-68 1 33 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 12
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Spring Hill W, 69-62 1 29 1 10 11 2 1 2.0 1 1 1 -
Nov 11 West Georgia W, 71-68 1 32 0 6 6 0 3 0.0 2 2 3 -
Nov 15 Eckerd W, 48-44 1 26 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 1 3 -
Nov 18 at Nova Southeastern L, 72-66 1 17 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 1 1 -
Nov 24 Nyack W, 52-33 1 30 0 8 8 0 1 0.0 2 2 1 -
Nov 25 Anderson (S.C.) W, 72-53 1 21 0 8 8 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 -
Nov 29 at Saint Leo W, 75-50 1 23 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 1 1 2 -
Dec 2 Lynn W, 77-59 1 10 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 0 2 4 -
Dec 6 Valdosta State W, 59-54 1 37 0 8 8 1 1 1.0 0 2 0 -
Dec 9 Barry L, 66-56 1 28 0 5 5 2 1 2.0 0 1 0 -
Dec 18 Southern Wesleyan W, 82-65 1 17 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 19 Malone W, 67-50 1 28 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 30 at Embry-Riddle (Fla.) W, 53-35 1 21 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 2 3 -
Jan 6 Palm Beach Atlantic W, 70-63 1 31 2 3 5 2 3 0.7 1 0 2 -
Jan 10 at Rollins L, 59-52 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 13 at Florida Tech L, 51-44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 Florida Southern L, 57-44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Lynn L, 54-50 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 at Eckerd L, 66-63 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 27 Nova Southeastern W, 76-69 - 23 1 5 6 0 3 0.0 0 2 2 -
Jan 31 Saint Leo W, 56-35 1 29 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 3 1 -
Feb 3 Rollins W, 63-54 1 30 0 2 2 0 5 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 7 Florida Tech W, 57-38 1 18 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 1 1 4 -
Feb 14 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 67-52 1 28 0 7 7 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 17 Embry-Riddle (Fla.) L, 69-60 1 15 0 3 3 0 0 - 2 2 2 -
Feb 21 at #18 Florida Southern L, 69-53 1 36 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 24 at Barry L, 59-58 1 26 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 0 1 3 -
Feb 28 at Barry L, 71-68 1 33 0 5 5 2 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2017-18 25 23 23.9 2.5-5.9 42.6 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.2-3.0 74.3 7.2
Total 25 23 23.9 2.5-5.9 42.6 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.2-3.0 74.3 7.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2017-18 25 23 598 63-148 42.6 0-7 0.0 55-74 74.3 181
Total 25 23 598 63-148 42.6 0-7 0.0 55-74 74.3 181
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2017-18 25 23 23.9 4.2-9.9 42.6 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.7-4.9 74.3 12.1
Total 25 23 23.9 4.2-9.9 42.6 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.7-4.9 74.3 12.1
  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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 25 23 23.9 0.3 3.6 3.9 1.8 - 0.9 1.2 0.7 0.5 1.0
Total 25 23 23.9 0.3 3.6 3.9 1.8 - 0.9 1.2 0.7 0.5 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 25 23 598 8 89 97 44 - 22 31 0.7 12 24
Total 25 23 598 8 89 97 44 - 22 31 0.7 12 24
  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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 25 23 23.9 0.5 6.0 6.5 2.9 0.0 1.5 2.1 0.7 0.8 1.6
Total 25 23 23.9 0.5 6.0 6.5 2.9 0.0 1.5 2.1 0.7 0.8 1.6
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 25 23 23.9 2.5-5.9 42.6 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.2-3.0 74.3 7.2
Conference 17 15 21.8 2.1-5.1 40.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.6-2.3 69.2 5.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 15 25.3 2.7-6.1 44.3 0.0-0.3 0.0 3.0-3.9 77.4 8.4
Away 9 8 21.6 2.2-5.7 39.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.8-1.3 58.3 5.2
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 17 16 25.5 2.7-5.9 46.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.9-3.8 78.1 8.4
Losses 8 7 20.6 2.1-6.0 35.4 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.6-1.2 50.0 4.9
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November 7 7 25.4 2.6-6.1 41.9 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.9-3.6 80.0 8.0
December 6 6 23.5 2.2-5.7 38.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.2-3.2 68.4 6.5
January 5 3 18.6 2.0-4.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-3.6 83.3 7.0
February 7 7 26.6 3.1-7.3 43.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.0-1.7 58.3 7.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 25 23 598 63-148 42.6 0-7 0.0 55-74 74.3 181
Conference 17 15 371 35-87 40.2 0-4 0.0 27-39 69.2 97
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 16 15 404 43-97 44.3 0-5 0.0 48-62 77.4 134
Away 9 8 194 20-51 39.2 0-2 0.0 7-12 58.3 47
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 17 16 433 46-100 46.0 0-5 0.0 50-64 78.1 142
Losses 8 7 165 17-48 35.4 0-2 0.0 5-10 50.0 39
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November 7 7 178 18-43 41.9 0-5 0.0 20-25 80.0 56
December 6 6 141 13-34 38.2 0-1 0.0 13-19 68.4 39
January 5 3 93 10-20 50.0 0-0 - 15-18 83.3 35
February 7 7 186 22-51 43.1 0-1 0.0 7-12 58.3 51
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 25 23 23.9 4.2-9.9 42.6 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.7-4.9 74.3 12.1
Conference 17 15 21.8 3.8-9.4 40.2 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.9-4.2 69.2 10.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 15 25.3 4.3-9.6 44.3 0.0-0.5 0.0 4.8-6.1 77.4 13.3
Away 9 8 21.6 4.1-10.5 39.2 0.0-0.4 0.0 1.4-2.5 58.3 9.7
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 17 16 25.5 4.2-9.2 46.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 4.6-5.9 78.1 13.1
Losses 8 7 20.6 4.1-11.6 35.4 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.2-2.4 50.0 9.5
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November 7 7 25.4 4.0-9.7 41.9 0.0-1.1 0.0 4.5-5.6 80.0 12.6
December 6 6 23.5 3.7-9.6 38.2 0.0-0.3 0.0 3.7-5.4 68.4 11.1
January 5 3 18.6 4.3-8.6 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 6.5-7.7 83.3 15.1
February 7 7 26.6 4.7-11.0 43.1 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.5-2.6 58.3 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
Total 25 23 23.9 0.3 3.6 3.9 1.8 - 0.9 1.2 0.7 0.5 1.0
Conference 17 15 21.8 0.3 2.4 2.6 1.8 - 0.9 1.2 0.8 0.4 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 15 25.3 0.4 4.4 4.8 2.1 - 0.9 1.6 0.6 0.6 1.2
Away 9 8 21.6 0.2 2.0 2.2 1.2 - 0.8 0.6 1.4 0.2 0.6
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 17 16 25.5 0.4 4.2 4.6 2.2 - 0.8 1.6 0.5 0.5 1.1
Losses 8 7 20.6 0.3 2.1 2.4 0.9 - 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.4 0.6
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November 7 7 25.4 0.1 5.1 5.3 2.1 - 0.7 1.1 0.6 0.9 1.1
December 6 6 23.5 0.3 3.2 3.5 1.8 - 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.2 1.2
January 5 3 18.6 0.6 2.0 2.6 1.0 - 1.0 1.4 0.7 0.2 1.0
February 7 7 26.6 0.3 3.4 3.7 1.9 - 0.9 1.4 0.6 0.6 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 25 23 598 8 89 97 44 - 22 31 0.7 12 24
Conference 17 15 371 5 40 45 31 - 16 21 0.8 6 17
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 15 404 6 71 77 33 - 15 26 0.6 10 19
Away 9 8 194 2 18 20 11 - 7 5 1.4 2 5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 17 16 433 6 72 78 37 - 14 27 0.5 9 19
Losses 8 7 165 2 17 19 7 - 8 4 2.0 3 5
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November 7 7 178 1 36 37 15 - 5 8 0.6 6 8
December 6 6 141 2 19 21 11 - 6 6 1.0 1 7
January 5 3 93 3 10 13 5 - 5 7 0.7 1 5
February 7 7 186 2 24 26 13 - 6 10 0.6 4 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 25 23 23.9 0.5 6.0 6.5 2.9 0.0 1.5 2.1 0.7 0.8 1.6
Conference 17 15 21.8 0.5 4.3 4.9 3.3 0.0 1.7 2.3 0.8 0.6 1.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 15 25.3 0.6 7.0 7.6 3.3 0.0 1.5 2.6 0.6 1.0 1.9
Away 9 8 21.6 0.4 3.7 4.1 2.3 0.0 1.4 1.0 1.4 0.4 1.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 17 16 25.5 0.6 6.7 7.2 3.4 0.0 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.8 1.8
Losses 8 7 20.6 0.5 4.1 4.6 1.7 0.0 1.9 1.0 2.0 0.7 1.2
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November 7 7 25.4 0.2 8.1 8.3 3.4 0.0 1.1 1.8 0.6 1.3 1.8
December 6 6 23.5 0.6 5.4 6.0 3.1 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.3 2.0
January 5 3 18.6 1.3 4.3 5.6 2.2 0.0 2.2 3.0 0.7 0.4 2.2
February 7 7 26.6 0.4 5.2 5.6 2.8 0.0 1.3 2.2 0.6 0.9 0.9