20 - Ross Rivera
Ross Rivera
Height: 6-7
Weight: 225
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Visalia, Calif.
High School: El Diamente HS
College: College of the Sequoias
Position: F
gp 33
pts/g 7.6
fg % 44.0
3pt % 28.9
ft % 73.7
reb/g 2.7
a/g 0.3

2011-12: Ross was an All-Big West Conference Honorable Mention selection in his sophomore season, along with being named the league's Sixth Man of the Year. He led the Tigers with 11.0 points per game overall and 13.5 points per contest in league games. His 13.5 points per contest ranked fifth in league games. Ross led the league in free throw percentage (.847), making 122 of 144 attempts. He tied for the second most free throw makes in a game (15) on Feb. 2 at UC Riverside, one of his four double-digit free throw games of the season. Scoring in double figures 17 times in the last 25 games, Ross averaged 12.4 points overall in those games. Rivera had two 20+ scoring games on the year, including a 26 point game against Cal State Northridge on Feb. 11. He scored 21 against CSUN at Northridge on Jan. 12. He came off the bench in 26 of his 29 appearances for Pacific.

College of the Sequoias:
Rivera spent his freshman season at College of the Sequoias in Visalia, Calif., and averaged 16.2 points and 6.0 rebounds in his only collegiate season ... He tallied six double-doubles on the season, scoring in double figures in all but one game of the 2010-11 season ... Ross scored a career-best 26 points three times as a freshman ... Leading College of the Sequoias to the tournament title at the Cuesta College Tournament in November, he earned Most Valuable Player honors ... He also earned First Team All-Freshman Central Valley Conference and First Team All-CVC honors.

El Diamante High School:
Ross attended El Diamante High School in his hometown of Visalia, Calif. In his senior year, he averaged 21.6 points and 9.6 rebounds per game. He earned All-West Yosemite League honors in 2009 from MaxPreps.com.

 

Personal:

Ross was born in Crescent City, Calif. and was raised in Visalia, Calif ... He is the son of Chico and LaRea Rivera and has two siblings -- Ryan and Faith ... Rivera is in his junior year at Pacific majoring in business administration ... Ross enjoys playing video games, watching television and working out when he is not playing basketball. 

 

Recent Games
Mar 7 UC Irvine W, 70-62
Mar 9 Long Beach State W, 71-51
Mar 14 vs. UC Santa Barbara W, 71-68
Mar 15 vs. Cal Poly W, 55-53
Mar 16 vs. UC Irvine W, 64-55
Mar 22 vs. Miami (Fla.) L, 78-49
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 17
Games started 7 -
Minutes 592 272
Minutes per game 17.9 16.0
FG 85-193 31-88
FG Pct 44.0 35.2
3PT 11-38 2-17
3PT Pct 28.9 11.8
FT 70-95 42-55
FT Pct 73.7 76.4
Off rebounds 28 12
Def rebounds 61 27
Total rebounds 89 39
Rebounds per game 2.7 2.3
Personal fouls 62 34
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 10 6
Turnovers 32 17
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 0.4
Steals 8 5
Blocks 4 2
Points 251 106
Points per game 7.6 6.2
Points per 40 min 17.0 15.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 4 Chico State W, 66-60 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Holy Names W, 76-38 1 21 6-8 75.0 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 14
Nov 16 at Fresno State L, 66-61 1 25 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 19 Oral Roberts L, 69-67 1 32 4-12 33.3 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 8
Nov 22 vs. Xavier W, 70-67 1 14 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 23 vs. Saint Mary's W, 76-66 1 24 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 25 vs. California L, 78-58 1 26 5-10 50.0 2-2 100.0 1-2 50.0 13
Dec 1 at Gonzaga L, 85-67 1 16 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 6
Dec 4 Nevada W, 78-72 - 29 5-9 55.6 1-1 100.0 3-4 75.0 14
Dec 8 San Francisco W, 67-59 - 15 7-10 70.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 17
Dec 15 Santa Clara L, 75-71 - 21 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 19 at Saint Mary's L, 74-46 - 24 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 8
Dec 21 Cal Maritime W, 80-42 - 18 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 2-4 50.0 6
Dec 29 at Long Beach State L, 67-63 - 26 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 5 at UC Davis W, 74-64 - 19 3-7 42.9 0-1 0.0 6-6 100.0 12
Jan 10 UC Santa Barbara W, 80-62 - 18 3-7 42.9 0-2 0.0 5-5 100.0 11
Jan 12 Cal Poly W, 77-55 - 20 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 17 at Hawai'i L, 60-52 - 13 0-6 0.0 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Jan 19 at Cal State Northridge W, 74-62 - 18 5-9 55.6 2-2 100.0 4-6 66.7 16
Jan 24 UC Riverside W, 63-58 - 15 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 26 Cal State Fullerton W, 71-67 - 15 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 2 UC Davis W, 77-64 - 18 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 5-7 71.4 11
Feb 7 at Cal Poly L, 67-62 - 20 2-8 25.0 0-2 0.0 4-5 80.0 8
Feb 9 at UC Santa Barbara L, 66-53 - 29 4-10 40.0 0-3 0.0 7-8 87.5 15
Feb 14 Cal State Northridge W, 66-59 - 12 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 16 Hawai'i W, 80-71 - 16 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 20 at UC Irvine L, 68-59 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Western Mich. L, 67-62 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Cal State Fullerton W, 64-55 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 2 at UC Riverside W, 70-68 - 11 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 4
Mar 7 UC Irvine W, 70-62 - 7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Mar 9 Long Beach State W, 71-51 - 9 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 14 vs. UC Santa Barbara W, 71-68 - 16 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 8
Mar 15 vs. Cal Poly W, 55-53 - 11 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 6
Mar 16 vs. UC Irvine W, 64-55 - 13 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 7
Mar 22 vs. Miami (Fla.) L, 78-49 - 15 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 4 Chico State W, 66-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Holy Names W, 76-38 1 21 1 6 7 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 0
Nov 16 at Fresno State L, 66-61 1 25 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 4 0
Nov 19 Oral Roberts L, 69-67 1 32 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 22 vs. Xavier W, 70-67 1 14 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 23 vs. Saint Mary's W, 76-66 1 24 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 25 vs. California L, 78-58 1 26 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 0
Dec 1 at Gonzaga L, 85-67 1 16 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Dec 4 Nevada W, 78-72 - 29 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 1 3 0
Dec 8 San Francisco W, 67-59 - 15 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 15 Santa Clara L, 75-71 - 21 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 19 at Saint Mary's L, 74-46 - 24 0 4 4 0 1 0.0 1 1 1 0
Dec 21 Cal Maritime W, 80-42 - 18 4 3 7 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 29 at Long Beach State L, 67-63 - 26 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 5 1
Jan 5 at UC Davis W, 74-64 - 19 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 10 UC Santa Barbara W, 80-62 - 18 1 2 3 1 0 - 0 1 1 0
Jan 12 Cal Poly W, 77-55 - 20 2 2 4 2 3 0.7 1 0 3 0
Jan 17 at Hawai'i L, 60-52 - 13 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 19 at Cal State Northridge W, 74-62 - 18 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Jan 24 UC Riverside W, 63-58 - 15 0 4 4 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 26 Cal State Fullerton W, 71-67 - 15 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 1 0
Feb 2 UC Davis W, 77-64 - 18 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 0
Feb 7 at Cal Poly L, 67-62 - 20 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 9 at UC Santa Barbara L, 66-53 - 29 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 14 Cal State Northridge W, 66-59 - 12 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Feb 16 Hawai'i W, 80-71 - 16 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 20 at UC Irvine L, 68-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Western Mich. L, 67-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Cal State Fullerton W, 64-55 - 6 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 1 0
Mar 2 at UC Riverside W, 70-68 - 11 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 7 UC Irvine W, 70-62 - 7 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 9 Long Beach State W, 71-51 - 9 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Mar 14 vs. UC Santa Barbara W, 71-68 - 16 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 15 vs. Cal Poly W, 55-53 - 11 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Mar 16 vs. UC Irvine W, 64-55 - 13 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 22 vs. Miami (Fla.) L, 78-49 - 15 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 33 7 17.9 2.6-5.8 44.0 0.3-1.2 28.9 2.1-2.9 73.7 7.6
Conference 17 - 16.0 1.8-5.2 35.2 0.1-1.0 11.8 2.5-3.2 76.4 6.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 15 2 17.7 2.7-5.9 45.5 0.4-1.1 35.3 1.8-2.5 73.0 7.5
Away 11 2 18.8 2.3-6.0 37.9 0.3-1.5 17.6 2.5-3.5 71.8 7.4
Neutral 7 3 17.0 2.9-5.6 51.3 0.3-0.6 50.0 2.1-2.7 78.9 8.1

Wins 22 3 15.7 2.6-5.4 48.3 0.3-0.8 35.3 2.2-2.9 77.8 7.7
Losses 11 4 22.5 2.5-6.8 37.3 0.5-1.9 23.8 1.9-2.9 65.6 7.5

November 6 6 23.7 4.5-8.3 54.0 0.7-1.5 44.4 0.5-0.8 60.0 10.2
December 7 1 21.3 3.0-6.4 46.7 0.7-1.6 45.5 2.0-3.1 63.6 8.7
January 7 - 16.9 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.3-1.1 25.0 2.6-3.3 78.3 6.9
February 6 - 16.8 2.0-5.5 36.4 0.0-1.2 0.0 3.3-4.0 83.3 7.3
March 7 - 11.7 1.6-3.3 47.8 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.1-3.0 71.4 5.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 33 7 592 85-193 44.0 11-38 28.9 70-95 73.7 251
Conference 17 - 272 31-88 35.2 2-17 11.8 42-55 76.4 106
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 15 2 266 40-88 45.5 6-17 35.3 27-37 73.0 113
Away 11 2 207 25-66 37.9 3-17 17.6 28-39 71.8 81
Neutral 7 3 119 20-39 51.3 2-4 50.0 15-19 78.9 57

Wins 22 3 345 57-118 48.3 6-17 35.3 49-63 77.8 169
Losses 11 4 247 28-75 37.3 5-21 23.8 21-32 65.6 82

November 6 6 142 27-50 54.0 4-9 44.4 3-5 60.0 61
December 7 1 149 21-45 46.7 5-11 45.5 14-22 63.6 61
January 7 - 118 14-42 33.3 2-8 25.0 18-23 78.3 48
February 6 - 101 12-33 36.4 0-7 0.0 20-24 83.3 44
March 7 - 82 11-23 47.8 0-3 0.0 15-21 71.4 37
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 33 7 17.9 0.8 1.8 2.7 1.9 0.0 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.1
Conference 17 - 16.0 0.7 1.6 2.3 2.0 0.1 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.3 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 2 17.7 1.1 2.3 3.4 1.7 0.0 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.3 0.2
Away 11 2 18.8 0.7 1.8 2.5 2.4 0.1 0.2 1.3 0.1 0.3 0.1
Neutral 7 3 17.0 0.6 0.9 1.4 1.4 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.0

Wins 22 3 15.7 0.8 1.8 2.6 1.5 0.0 0.3 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.1
Losses 11 4 22.5 0.9 2.0 2.9 2.6 0.1 0.3 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.1

November 6 6 23.7 1.2 1.8 3.0 2.2 0.0 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.3 0.0
December 7 1 21.3 1.1 3.1 4.3 2.3 0.1 0.3 1.4 0.2 0.1 0.3
January 7 - 16.9 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.7 0.0 0.7 1.1 0.6 0.4 0.1
February 6 - 16.8 0.8 1.5 2.3 2.2 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.2
March 7 - 11.7 0.4 0.7 1.1 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 33 7 592 28 61 89 62 1 10 32 0.3 8 4
Conference 17 - 272 12 27 39 34 1 6 17 0.4 5 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 2 266 16 35 51 26 0 7 14 0.5 4 3
Away 11 2 207 8 20 28 26 1 2 14 0.1 3 1
Neutral 7 3 119 4 6 10 10 0 1 4 0.2 1 0

Wins 22 3 345 18 39 57 33 0 7 20 0.4 6 3
Losses 11 4 247 10 22 32 29 1 3 12 0.2 2 1

November 6 6 142 7 11 18 13 0 1 5 0.2 2 0
December 7 1 149 8 22 30 16 1 2 10 0.2 1 2
January 7 - 118 5 14 19 12 0 5 8 0.6 3 1
February 6 - 101 5 9 14 13 0 0 6 0.0 2 1
March 7 - 82 3 5 8 8 0 2 3 0.7 0 0