35 Melinda Franke
35 Melinda Franke
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Warrenville, Ill.
High School: Wheaton Warrenville South
Position: F
Major: Physics/Spanish
gp 30
pts/g 3.1
fg % 33.0
3pt % 18.9
ft % 73.9
reb/g 6.3
a/g 0.8

Career Highs: 

  • Points: 11, at Denison (1/11/17)
  • Rebounds: 11, Oberlin (12/12/15)
  • Assists: 5, Franklin (11/22/16)
  • Steals: 6, Coast Guard (12/29/16)
  • Blocks: 2, at Kenyon (1/9/16); Wooster (1/23/16)

At DePauw:

2016-17:

  • Appeared and started in all 30 games
  • Averaged 3.1 ppg
  • Led team with 6.3 rpg
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll

2015-16:

  • Appeared in 29 games
  • Averaged 4.1 ppg, 5.1 rpg
  • NCAC Academic Honor Roll
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll

2014-15:

  • Appeared in 19 games, totaling 23 points and 17 rebounds
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll
  • Letter winner

High School:

  • Four-year varsity letter winner in cross country and basketball
  • Three-year varsity letter winner in track and field
  • All-Dupage Valley Conference (2013-14)
  • Honor Roll (2010-14)
  • Most total rebounds, offensive rebounds and rebounds per game in a season (2014)
Recent Games
Feb 18 at Oberlin W, 60-41
Feb 21 Wooster W, 90-56
Feb 24 Oberlin W, 58-54
Feb 25 Denison W, 56-50
Mar 3 vs. Gust. Adolphus W, 67-57
Mar 4 at Wis.-Oshkosh L, 64-49
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 16
Games started 30 16
Minutes 729 391
Minutes per game 24.3 24.4
FG 34-103 19-56
FG Pct 33.0 33.9
3PT 7-37 3-14
3PT Pct 18.9 21.4
FT 17-23 12-15
FT Pct 73.9 80.0
Off rebounds 73 39
Def rebounds 115 64
Total rebounds 188 103
Rebounds per game 6.3 6.4
Personal fouls 63 29
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 25 12
Turnovers 26 16
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 0.8
Steals 19 8
Blocks 7 5
Points 92 53
Points per game 3.1 3.3
Points per 40 min 5.0 5.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 18 Birmingham Southern W, 54-43 1 27 2-6 33.3 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 8
Nov 19 Rose-Hulman W, 52-47 1 34 1-6 16.7 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 22 Franklin W, 84-58 1 22 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 26 vs. Washington University in St. Louis L, 60-48 1 30 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 27 vs. Illinois Col. W, 72-55 1 21 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Dec 2 at Hiram W, 70-61 1 17 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Dec 3 at Allegheny W, 73-38 1 18 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 7 Wittenberg W, 69-43 1 25 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 10 at Wooster W, 78-41 1 24 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Dec 20 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh W, 60-56 1 23 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 21 vs. Vassar W, 70-59 1 23 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2
Dec 28 Millikin W, 66-62 1 19 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 29 Coast Guard W, 78-39 1 21 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 4 Ohio Wesleyan W, 70-59 1 24 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Jan 7 Kenyon W, 68-55 1 24 2-6 33.3 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 11 at Denison W, 63-50 1 40 4-7 57.1 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 11
Jan 14 Oberlin W, 66-41 1 27 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 21 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 74-46 1 21 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 25 at Wittenberg W, 51-38 1 23 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 28 Wooster W, 85-49 1 13 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 3 Hiram W, 61-50 1 30 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 4 Allegheny W, 99-54 1 18 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Feb 8 Denison W, 60-46 1 33 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 11 at Kenyon L, 70-64 1 27 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Feb 18 at Oberlin W, 60-41 1 27 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 4
Feb 21 Wooster W, 90-56 1 17 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 24 Oberlin W, 58-54 1 31 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 25 Denison W, 56-50 1 24 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Mar 3 vs. Gust. Adolphus W, 67-57 1 21 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Mar 4 at Wis.-Oshkosh L, 64-49 1 25 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 18 Birmingham Southern W, 54-43 1 27 3 2 5 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 19 Rose-Hulman W, 52-47 1 34 1 7 8 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 22 Franklin W, 84-58 1 22 2 6 8 5 2 2.5 0 0 3 -
Nov 26 vs. Washington University in St. Louis L, 60-48 1 30 4 4 8 2 1 2.0 0 1 3 -
Nov 27 vs. Illinois Col. W, 72-55 1 21 4 5 9 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 -
Dec 2 at Hiram W, 70-61 1 17 2 2 4 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 3 at Allegheny W, 73-38 1 18 3 6 9 1 0 - 0 1 1 -
Dec 7 Wittenberg W, 69-43 1 25 0 5 5 0 3 0.0 0 1 1 0
Dec 10 at Wooster W, 78-41 1 24 1 7 8 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 20 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh W, 60-56 1 23 2 2 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 -
Dec 21 vs. Vassar W, 70-59 1 23 2 1 3 1 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 28 Millikin W, 66-62 1 19 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 29 Coast Guard W, 78-39 1 21 5 1 6 0 0 - 6 0 2 0
Jan 4 Ohio Wesleyan W, 70-59 1 24 2 7 9 2 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 7 Kenyon W, 68-55 1 24 3 2 5 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 11 at Denison W, 63-50 1 40 4 1 5 1 1 1.0 2 1 4 -
Jan 14 Oberlin W, 66-41 1 27 4 3 7 3 1 3.0 0 0 3 0
Jan 21 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 74-46 1 21 3 6 9 0 1 0.0 3 0 0 0
Jan 25 at Wittenberg W, 51-38 1 23 0 4 4 0 0 - 1 1 1 -
Jan 28 Wooster W, 85-49 1 13 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 3 Hiram W, 61-50 1 30 3 6 9 1 0 - 0 1 3 0
Feb 4 Allegheny W, 99-54 1 18 4 4 8 1 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 8 Denison W, 60-46 1 33 4 3 7 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 0
Feb 11 at Kenyon L, 70-64 1 27 3 1 4 0 4 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 18 at Oberlin W, 60-41 1 27 2 4 6 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 -
Feb 21 Wooster W, 90-56 1 17 3 4 7 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Feb 24 Oberlin W, 58-54 1 31 2 3 5 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Feb 25 Denison W, 56-50 1 24 4 4 8 1 0 - 2 0 3 0
Mar 3 vs. Gust. Adolphus W, 67-57 1 21 2 6 8 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Mar 4 at Wis.-Oshkosh L, 64-49 1 25 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 19 - 4.1 0.6-0.9 61.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.1-0.1 50.0 1.2
2015-16 29 - 19.0 1.7-3.4 49.5 0.1-0.4 36.4 0.6-0.7 76.2 4.1
2016-17 30 30 24.3 1.1-3.4 33.0 0.2-1.2 18.9 0.6-0.8 73.9 3.1
Total 78 30 17.4 1.2-2.8 42.7 0.1-0.6 22.4 0.4-0.6 73.9 3.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 19 - 77 11-18 61.1 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 23
2015-16 29 - 550 49-99 49.5 4-11 36.4 16-21 76.2 118
2016-17 30 30 729 34-103 33.0 7-37 18.9 17-23 73.9 92
Total 78 30 1356 94-220 42.7 11-49 22.4 34-46 73.9 233
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 19 - 4.1 5.7-9.4 61.1 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.5-1.0 50.0 11.9
2015-16 29 - 19.0 3.6-7.2 49.5 0.3-0.8 36.4 1.2-1.5 76.2 8.6
2016-17 30 30 24.3 1.9-5.7 33.0 0.4-2.0 18.9 0.9-1.3 73.9 5.0
Total 78 30 17.4 2.8-6.5 42.7 0.3-1.4 22.4 1.0-1.4 73.9 6.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 19 - 4.1 0.5 0.4 0.9 0.8 0.0 0.4 0.1 4.0 0.1 0.0
2015-16 29 - 19.0 2.3 2.8 5.1 2.1 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.3
2016-17 30 30 24.3 2.4 3.8 6.3 2.1 0.0 0.8 0.9 1.0 0.6 0.2
Total 78 30 17.4 1.9 2.6 4.5 1.8 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.4 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 19 - 77 10 7 17 15 0 8 2 4.0 1 0
2015-16 29 - 550 67 82 149 60 1 17 21 0.8 13 9
2016-17 30 30 729 73 115 188 63 0 25 26 1.0 19 7
Total 78 30 1356 150 204 354 138 1 50 49 1.0 33 16
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 19 - 4.1 5.2 3.6 8.8 7.8 0.0 4.2 1.0 4.0 0.5 0.0
2015-16 29 - 19.0 4.9 6.0 10.8 4.4 0.1 1.2 1.5 0.8 0.9 0.7
2016-17 30 30 24.3 4.0 6.3 10.3 3.5 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 1.0 0.4
Total 78 30 17.4 4.4 6.0 10.4 4.1 0.0 1.5 1.4 1.0 1.0 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 30 24.3 1.1-3.4 33.0 0.2-1.2 18.9 0.6-0.8 73.9 3.1
Conference 16 16 24.4 1.2-3.5 33.9 0.2-0.9 21.4 0.8-0.9 80.0 3.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 16 24.3 1.2-3.5 33.9 0.2-1.2 15.8 0.3-0.4 71.4 2.9
Away 9 9 24.7 1.2-3.4 35.5 0.3-1.0 33.3 1.0-1.1 90.0 3.8
Neutral 5 5 23.6 0.8-3.2 25.0 0.2-1.8 11.1 0.6-1.2 50.0 2.4
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Wins 27 27 24.0 1.2-3.4 34.8 0.2-1.1 20.0 0.5-0.7 73.7 3.1
Losses 3 3 27.3 0.7-3.7 18.2 0.3-2.3 14.3 1.0-1.3 75.0 2.7
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November 5 5 26.8 1.0-3.8 26.3 0.6-2.6 23.1 0.8-0.8 100.0 3.4
December 8 8 21.3 1.4-3.6 37.9 0.2-1.1 22.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.0
January 7 7 24.6 1.1-3.3 34.8 0.1-1.0 14.3 0.6-0.7 80.0 3.0
February 8 8 25.9 1.0-3.2 30.8 0.1-0.6 20.0 1.0-1.2 80.0 3.1
March 2 2 23.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 0.0-1.5 0.0 0.5-1.0 50.0 2.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 30 729 34-103 33.0 7-37 18.9 17-23 73.9 92
Conference 16 16 391 19-56 33.9 3-14 21.4 12-15 80.0 53
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 16 16 389 19-56 33.9 3-19 15.8 5-7 71.4 46
Away 9 9 222 11-31 35.5 3-9 33.3 9-10 90.0 34
Neutral 5 5 118 4-16 25.0 1-9 11.1 3-6 50.0 12
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Wins 27 27 647 32-92 34.8 6-30 20.0 14-19 73.7 84
Losses 3 3 82 2-11 18.2 1-7 14.3 3-4 75.0 8
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November 5 5 134 5-19 26.3 3-13 23.1 4-4 100.0 17
December 8 8 170 11-29 37.9 2-9 22.2 0-2 0.0 24
January 7 7 172 8-23 34.8 1-7 14.3 4-5 80.0 21
February 8 8 207 8-26 30.8 1-5 20.0 8-10 80.0 25
March 2 2 46 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 30 24.3 1.9-5.7 33.0 0.4-2.0 18.9 0.9-1.3 73.9 5.0
Conference 16 16 24.4 1.9-5.7 33.9 0.3-1.4 21.4 1.2-1.5 80.0 5.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 16 24.3 2.0-5.8 33.9 0.3-2.0 15.8 0.5-0.7 71.4 4.7
Away 9 9 24.7 2.0-5.6 35.5 0.5-1.6 33.3 1.6-1.8 90.0 6.1
Neutral 5 5 23.6 1.4-5.4 25.0 0.3-3.1 11.1 1.0-2.0 50.0 4.1
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Wins 27 27 24.0 2.0-5.7 34.8 0.4-1.9 20.0 0.9-1.2 73.7 5.2
Losses 3 3 27.3 1.0-5.4 18.2 0.5-3.4 14.3 1.5-2.0 75.0 3.9
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November 5 5 26.8 1.5-5.7 26.3 0.9-3.9 23.1 1.2-1.2 100.0 5.1
December 8 8 21.3 2.6-6.8 37.9 0.5-2.1 22.2 0.0-0.5 0.0 5.6
January 7 7 24.6 1.9-5.3 34.8 0.2-1.6 14.3 0.9-1.2 80.0 4.9
February 8 8 25.9 1.5-5.0 30.8 0.2-1.0 20.0 1.5-1.9 80.0 4.8
March 2 2 23.0 1.7-5.2 33.3 0.0-2.6 0.0 0.9-1.7 50.0 4.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 30 24.3 2.4 3.8 6.3 2.1 0.0 0.8 0.9 1.0 0.6 0.2
Conference 16 16 24.4 2.4 4.0 6.4 1.8 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.5 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 16 24.3 2.6 3.9 6.4 2.1 0.0 1.0 0.6 1.8 0.7 0.1
Away 9 9 24.7 2.0 3.9 5.9 2.0 0.0 0.6 1.2 0.5 0.8 0.3
Neutral 5 5 23.6 2.8 3.6 6.4 2.4 - 0.8 1.2 0.7 0.2 0.4
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Wins 27 27 24.0 2.4 3.9 6.4 2.0 0.0 0.8 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.2
Losses 3 3 27.3 2.3 3.0 5.3 3.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.0 0.3
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November 5 5 26.8 2.8 4.8 7.6 2.6 - 1.8 1.0 1.8 0.2 0.4
December 8 8 21.3 1.9 3.3 5.1 2.0 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.7 1.0 0.3
January 7 7 24.6 2.4 3.7 6.1 1.6 0.0 0.9 0.6 1.5 0.9 0.3
February 8 8 25.9 3.1 3.6 6.8 2.1 0.0 0.6 1.0 0.6 0.5 0.1
March 2 2 23.0 1.0 5.0 6.0 3.0 - 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 30 729 73 115 188 63 0 25 26 1.0 19 7
Conference 16 16 391 39 64 103 29 0 12 16 0.8 8 5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 16 389 41 62 103 33 0 16 9 1.8 11 2
Away 9 9 222 18 35 53 18 0 5 11 0.5 7 3
Neutral 5 5 118 14 18 32 12 - 4 6 0.7 1 2
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Wins 27 27 647 66 106 172 54 0 22 20 1.1 19 6
Losses 3 3 82 7 9 16 9 - 3 6 0.5 0 1
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November 5 5 134 14 24 38 13 - 9 5 1.8 1 2
December 8 8 170 15 26 41 16 0 4 6 0.7 8 2
January 7 7 172 17 26 43 11 0 6 4 1.5 6 2
February 8 8 207 25 29 54 17 0 5 8 0.6 4 1
March 2 2 46 2 10 12 6 - 1 3 0.3 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 30 30 24.3 4.0 6.3 10.3 3.5 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 1.0 0.4
Conference 16 16 24.4 4.0 6.5 10.5 3.0 0.0 1.2 1.6 0.8 0.8 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 16 24.3 4.2 6.4 10.6 3.4 0.0 1.6 0.9 1.8 1.1 0.2
Away 9 9 24.7 3.2 6.3 9.5 3.2 0.0 0.9 2.0 0.5 1.3 0.5
Neutral 5 5 23.6 4.7 6.1 10.8 4.1 0.0 1.4 2.0 0.7 0.3 0.7
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Wins 27 27 24.0 4.1 6.6 10.6 3.3 0.0 1.4 1.2 1.1 1.2 0.4
Losses 3 3 27.3 3.4 4.4 7.8 4.4 0.0 1.5 2.9 0.5 0.0 0.5
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November 5 5 26.8 4.2 7.2 11.3 3.9 0.0 2.7 1.5 1.8 0.3 0.6
December 8 8 21.3 3.5 6.1 9.6 3.8 0.0 0.9 1.4 0.7 1.9 0.5
January 7 7 24.6 4.0 6.0 10.0 2.6 0.0 1.4 0.9 1.5 1.4 0.5
February 8 8 25.9 4.8 5.6 10.4 3.3 0.0 1.0 1.5 0.6 0.8 0.2
March 2 2 23.0 1.7 8.7 10.4 5.2 0.0 0.9 2.6 0.3 0.0 0.0