1 Ali Golden
1 - Ali Golden
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Huntland, Tenn.
Position: Guard
Previous School: Huntland HS
gp 29
pts/g 11.8
fg % 38.8
3pt % 28.7
ft % 83.8
reb/g 3.3
a/g 2.0

2018-19

  • One of three Tornado to start all 28 games
  • Averaged 13.1 points, 2.5 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game
  • Led Conference Carolinas and ranked 26th in NCAA Division II with an 86.4 free throw percentage
  • Top 20 in the league in field goals, three-point field goals, field goal percent and three-point field goal percent
  • Seventh in the league with 86 total assists
  • Scored in double figures 20 times, including the last nine games of the season
  • Three 20-point outbursts
  • Knocked down a season-high four triples twice
  • Poured in a career-high 24 points in a win at Belmont Abbey on January 19
  • Grabbed a career-best seven rebounds on January 2 at Limestone
  • Season-high of six assists four times

2017-18

  • Appeared in 30 games, making 28 starts for the Tornado
  • Averaged 10.1 points per game, a mark that was good for third on the team
  • Led the team in assists with 87 on the year for an average of 2.7 per game
  • Second on the team in three-point field goals made with 40 on the season
  • Played the most minutes out of any Tornado with an average of 30.0 minutes played per game
  • Ranked eighth in the conference in free throw percentage with a mark of 79.3 percent from the charity strike
  • Scored at least 20 points in three contests for the Tornado including a career-best 22 points in a home win over Converse
  • Posted a career-best seven assists in a home victory over North Greenville. She also scored 20 points in the win
  • Scored in double figures 14 times during the season for the Tornado

Prior to King: Attended Huntland High School...Scored 2,535 points in her high school career (Huntland High School's All-time Leading scorer for women's basketball), 500 career rebounds, 500 career assists, four-time all-district tournament selection, four-time all-region selection, district 9A player of the year, district 9A tournament MVP, all-state selection.

Personal: Daughter of Joey and Kelley Golden...Majoring in Biology...Graduated with honors, member of national honor society, BETA club, many volunteer experiences.

Recent Games
Feb 12 at Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 62-60
Feb 15 Chowan W, 72-45
Feb 19 Erskine W, 83-64
Feb 22 at Limestone W, 74-71
Feb 25 at North Greenville W, 85-71
Mar 3 at No. 3 Emmanuel L, 72-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 22
Games started 29 22
Minutes 763 582
Minutes per game 26.3 26.5
FG 124-320 100-244
FG Pct 38.8 41.0
3PT 31-108 27-80
3PT Pct 28.7 33.8
FT 62-74 37-47
FT Pct 83.8 78.7
Off rebounds 23 20
Def rebounds 72 53
Total rebounds 95 73
Rebounds per game 3.3 3.3
Personal fouls 41 29
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 58 43
Turnovers 52 39
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.1
Steals 29 21
Blocks 0 0
Points 341 264
Points per game 11.8 12.0
Points per 40 min 17.9 18.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Mars Hill W, 90-62 1 21 1-9 11.1 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 6
Nov 9 Tusculum L, 82-62 1 29 2-8 25.0 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 7
Nov 13 at Carson-Newman L, 111-82 1 17 5-13 38.5 0-3 0.0 1-1 100.0 11
Nov 16 Carson-Newman L, 82-72 1 23 2-9 22.2 0-6 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 20 Lincoln Memorial W, 67-60 1 28 4-9 44.4 1-3 33.3 2-4 50.0 11
Dec 4 Lees-McRae W, 81-57 1 30 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 11
Dec 7 Belmont Abbey L, 68-67 1 18 5-11 45.5 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 14
Dec 11 Southern Wesleyan W, 75-62 1 26 5-9 55.6 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 13
Dec 14 at Barton L, 78-41 1 16 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 18 Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 94-93 1 32 5-12 41.7 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 16
Dec 21 UVa-Wise W, 88-79 1 31 6-15 40.0 1-3 33.3 12-12 100.0 25
Jan 2 at Southern Wesleyan W, 79-50 1 18 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
Jan 4 Mount Olive L, 62-56 1 27 4-16 25.0 0-3 0.0 5-6 83.3 13
Jan 8 at Converse W, 72-49 1 22 3-8 37.5 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Jan 11 at Chowan W, 68-52 1 24 4-11 36.4 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 15 North Greenville W, 64-61 1 41 5-13 38.5 1-5 20.0 5-6 83.3 16
Jan 18 Limestone L, 80-64 1 26 7-14 50.0 0-2 0.0 5-5 100.0 19
Jan 22 Converse W, 74-49 1 28 3-11 27.3 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
Jan 25 at RV/25 Belmont Abbey L, 75-70 1 32 8-16 50.0 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 19
Jan 29 at Lees-McRae W, 69-53 1 33 7-18 38.9 5-9 55.6 2-2 100.0 21
Feb 1 Barton L, 81-76 1 25 4-11 36.4 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 11
Feb 5 at Erskine W, 61-59 1 24 3-8 37.5 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 7
Feb 8 at Mount Olive L, 64-55 1 29 4-11 36.4 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 12 at Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 62-60 1 32 3-12 25.0 0-4 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 15 Chowan W, 72-45 1 24 7-11 63.6 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 16
Feb 19 Erskine W, 83-64 1 22 6-12 50.0 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 15
Feb 22 at Limestone W, 74-71 1 27 4-14 28.6 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 10
Feb 25 at North Greenville W, 85-71 1 26 5-11 45.5 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 11
Mar 3 at No. 3 Emmanuel L, 72-63 1 32 4-13 30.8 1-6 16.7 4-4 100.0 13
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Mars Hill W, 90-62 1 21 0 4 4 4 1 4.0 2 0 4 -
Nov 9 Tusculum L, 82-62 1 29 0 4 4 3 4 0.8 1 0 3 -
Nov 13 at Carson-Newman L, 111-82 1 17 0 2 2 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Nov 16 Carson-Newman L, 82-72 1 23 0 3 3 3 3 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 20 Lincoln Memorial W, 67-60 1 28 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 4 Lees-McRae W, 81-57 1 30 1 4 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 1 -
Dec 7 Belmont Abbey L, 68-67 1 18 0 2 2 0 6 0.0 2 0 2 -
Dec 11 Southern Wesleyan W, 75-62 1 26 1 3 4 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 -
Dec 14 at Barton L, 78-41 1 16 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 1 0 1 0
Dec 18 Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 94-93 1 32 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 21 UVa-Wise W, 88-79 1 31 2 1 3 3 0 - 3 0 1 -
Jan 2 at Southern Wesleyan W, 79-50 1 18 1 0 1 4 0 - 1 0 1 0
Jan 4 Mount Olive L, 62-56 1 27 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 8 at Converse W, 72-49 1 22 1 2 3 3 0 - 2 0 1 -
Jan 11 at Chowan W, 68-52 1 24 2 2 4 4 1 4.0 2 0 4 -
Jan 15 North Greenville W, 64-61 1 41 1 5 6 3 1 3.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 18 Limestone L, 80-64 1 26 1 2 3 1 3 0.3 1 0 1 -
Jan 22 Converse W, 74-49 1 28 1 3 4 4 1 4.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 25 at RV/25 Belmont Abbey L, 75-70 1 32 1 1 2 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 -
Jan 29 at Lees-McRae W, 69-53 1 33 3 6 9 2 3 0.7 1 0 1 -
Feb 1 Barton L, 81-76 1 25 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 5 at Erskine W, 61-59 1 24 0 2 2 2 3 0.7 0 0 4 0
Feb 8 at Mount Olive L, 64-55 1 29 1 1 2 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 12 at Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 62-60 1 32 1 6 7 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 15 Chowan W, 72-45 1 24 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 3 0 0 -
Feb 19 Erskine W, 83-64 1 22 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Feb 22 at Limestone W, 74-71 1 27 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 0
Feb 25 at North Greenville W, 85-71 1 26 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 2 0 1 -
Mar 3 at No. 3 Emmanuel L, 72-63 1 32 1 2 3 1 3 0.3 0 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 30 28 30.1 3.3-10.6 31.1 1.3-5.0 26.8 2.2-2.7 79.3 10.1
2018-19 28 28 30.2 4.6-10.2 45.6 1.4-4.2 31.9 2.5-2.9 86.4 13.1
2019-20 29 29 26.3 4.3-11.0 38.8 1.1-3.7 28.7 2.1-2.6 83.8 11.8
Total 87 85 28.9 4.1-10.6 38.2 1.3-4.3 29.0 2.3-2.7 83.1 11.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 30 28 902 99-318 31.1 40-149 26.8 65-82 79.3 303
2018-19 28 28 845 130-285 45.6 38-119 31.9 70-81 86.4 368
2019-20 29 29 763 124-320 38.8 31-108 28.7 62-74 83.8 341
Total 87 85 2510 353-923 38.2 109-376 29.0 197-237 83.1 1012
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 30 28 30.1 4.4-14.1 31.1 1.8-6.6 26.8 2.9-3.6 79.3 13.4
2018-19 28 28 30.2 6.2-13.5 45.6 1.8-5.6 31.9 3.3-3.8 86.4 17.4
2019-20 29 29 26.3 6.5-16.8 38.8 1.6-5.7 28.7 3.3-3.9 83.8 17.9
Total 87 85 28.9 5.6-14.7 38.2 1.7-6.0 29.0 3.1-3.8 83.1 16.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 30 28 30.1 0.3 2.1 2.4 1.1 0.0 2.7 2.3 1.2 0.6 0.0
2018-19 28 28 30.2 0.4 2.1 2.5 1.4 0.0 3.1 2.8 1.1 1.0 0.1
2019-20 29 29 26.3 0.8 2.5 3.3 1.4 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.0 0.0
Total 87 85 28.9 0.5 2.2 2.7 1.3 0.0 2.6 2.3 1.1 0.9 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 30 28 902 10 63 73 32 0 82 68 1.2 18 1
2018-19 28 28 845 10 59 69 39 0 86 78 1.1 27 4
2019-20 29 29 763 23 72 95 41 0 58 52 1.1 29 0
Total 87 85 2510 43 194 237 112 0 226 198 1.1 74 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 30 28 30.1 0.4 2.8 3.2 1.4 0.0 3.6 3.0 1.2 0.8 0.0
2018-19 28 28 30.2 0.5 2.8 3.3 1.8 0.0 4.1 3.7 1.1 1.3 0.2
2019-20 29 29 26.3 1.2 3.8 5.0 2.1 0.0 3.0 2.7 1.1 1.5 0.0
Total 87 85 28.9 0.7 3.1 3.8 1.8 0.0 3.6 3.2 1.1 1.2 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 29 26.3 4.3-11.0 38.8 1.1-3.7 28.7 2.1-2.6 83.8 11.8
Conference 22 22 26.5 4.5-11.1 41.0 1.2-3.6 33.8 1.7-2.1 78.7 12.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 16 26.9 4.3-10.9 39.4 1.2-3.9 30.2 3.0-3.6 84.2 12.8
Away 13 13 25.5 4.2-11.2 37.9 0.9-3.5 26.7 1.1-1.3 82.4 10.5
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 16 16 26.6 4.4-10.6 41.8 1.3-3.5 37.5 2.1-2.6 81.0 12.3
Losses 13 13 26.0 4.1-11.5 35.3 0.8-4.0 19.2 2.2-2.5 87.5 11.1
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November 5 5 23.6 2.8-9.6 29.2 0.4-3.8 10.5 1.8-2.2 81.8 7.8
December 6 6 25.5 4.0-9.3 42.9 1.5-3.5 42.9 3.7-4.3 84.6 13.2
January 9 9 27.9 5.1-12.6 40.7 1.1-3.8 29.4 2.3-2.6 91.3 13.7
February 8 8 26.1 4.5-11.2 40.0 1.1-3.5 32.1 0.8-1.2 60.0 10.9
March 1 1 32.0 4.0-13.0 30.8 1.0-6.0 16.7 4.0-4.0 100.0 13.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 29 763 124-320 38.8 31-108 28.7 62-74 83.8 341
Conference 22 22 582 100-244 41.0 27-80 33.8 37-47 78.7 264
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 16 16 431 69-175 39.4 19-63 30.2 48-57 84.2 205
Away 13 13 332 55-145 37.9 12-45 26.7 14-17 82.4 136
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 16 16 425 71-170 41.8 21-56 37.5 34-42 81.0 197
Losses 13 13 338 53-150 35.3 10-52 19.2 28-32 87.5 144
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November 5 5 118 14-48 29.2 2-19 10.5 9-11 81.8 39
December 6 6 153 24-56 42.9 9-21 42.9 22-26 84.6 79
January 9 9 251 46-113 40.7 10-34 29.4 21-23 91.3 123
February 8 8 209 36-90 40.0 9-28 32.1 6-10 60.0 87
March 1 1 32 4-13 30.8 1-6 16.7 4-4 100.0 13
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 29 26.3 6.5-16.8 38.8 1.6-5.7 28.7 3.3-3.9 83.8 17.9
Conference 22 22 26.5 6.9-16.8 41.0 1.9-5.5 33.8 2.5-3.2 78.7 18.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 16 26.9 6.4-16.2 39.4 1.8-5.8 30.2 4.5-5.3 84.2 19.0
Away 13 13 25.5 6.6-17.5 37.9 1.4-5.4 26.7 1.7-2.0 82.4 16.4
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 16 16 26.6 6.7-16.0 41.8 2.0-5.3 37.5 3.2-4.0 81.0 18.5
Losses 13 13 26.0 6.3-17.8 35.3 1.2-6.2 19.2 3.3-3.8 87.5 17.0
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November 5 5 23.6 4.7-16.3 29.2 0.7-6.4 10.5 3.1-3.7 81.8 13.2
December 6 6 25.5 6.3-14.6 42.9 2.4-5.5 42.9 5.8-6.8 84.6 20.7
January 9 9 27.9 7.3-18.0 40.7 1.6-5.4 29.4 3.3-3.7 91.3 19.6
February 8 8 26.1 6.9-17.2 40.0 1.7-5.4 32.1 1.1-1.9 60.0 16.7
March 1 1 32.0 5.0-16.2 30.8 1.2-7.5 16.7 5.0-5.0 100.0 16.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 29 26.3 0.8 2.5 3.3 1.4 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.0 0.0
Conference 22 22 26.5 0.9 2.4 3.3 1.3 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 16 26.9 0.6 2.7 3.3 1.4 - 1.9 2.0 0.9 1.1 0.0
Away 13 13 25.5 1.0 2.2 3.2 1.5 0.0 2.2 1.5 1.4 0.9 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 16 26.6 1.0 2.8 3.8 1.3 0.0 2.3 1.3 1.7 1.2 0.0
Losses 13 13 26.0 0.5 2.2 2.7 1.5 0.0 1.7 2.4 0.7 0.8 0.0
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November 5 5 23.6 0.0 3.2 3.2 2.0 - 2.2 2.0 1.1 1.0 0.0
December 6 6 25.5 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.2 0.0 1.7 2.7 0.6 1.2 0.0
January 9 9 27.9 1.3 2.7 4.0 1.2 0.0 2.9 1.3 2.2 1.0 0.0
February 8 8 26.1 0.8 2.3 3.0 1.5 0.0 1.3 1.4 0.9 1.0 0.0
March 1 1 32.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.0 - 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 29 763 23 72 95 41 0 58 52 1.1 29 0
Conference 22 22 582 20 53 73 29 0 43 39 1.1 21 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 16 431 10 43 53 22 - 30 32 0.9 17 0
Away 13 13 332 13 29 42 19 0 28 20 1.4 12 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 16 425 16 44 60 21 0 36 21 1.7 19 0
Losses 13 13 338 7 28 35 20 0 22 31 0.7 10 0
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November 5 5 118 0 16 16 10 - 11 10 1.1 5 0
December 6 6 153 4 12 16 7 0 10 16 0.6 7 0
January 9 9 251 12 24 36 11 0 26 12 2.2 9 0
February 8 8 209 6 18 24 12 0 10 11 0.9 8 0
March 1 1 32 1 2 3 1 - 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 29 29 26.3 1.2 3.8 5.0 2.1 0.0 3.0 2.7 1.1 1.5 0.0
Conference 22 22 26.5 1.4 3.6 5.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 2.7 1.1 1.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 16 26.9 0.9 4.0 4.9 2.0 0.0 2.8 3.0 0.9 1.6 0.0
Away 13 13 25.5 1.6 3.5 5.1 2.3 0.0 3.4 2.4 1.4 1.4 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 16 26.6 1.5 4.1 5.6 2.0 0.0 3.4 2.0 1.7 1.8 0.0
Losses 13 13 26.0 0.8 3.3 4.1 2.4 0.0 2.6 3.7 0.7 1.2 0.0
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November 5 5 23.6 0.0 5.4 5.4 3.4 0.0 3.7 3.4 1.1 1.7 0.0
December 6 6 25.5 1.0 3.1 4.2 1.8 0.0 2.6 4.2 0.6 1.8 0.0
January 9 9 27.9 1.9 3.8 5.7 1.8 0.0 4.1 1.9 2.2 1.4 0.0
February 8 8 26.1 1.1 3.4 4.6 2.3 0.0 1.9 2.1 0.9 1.5 0.0
March 1 1 32.0 1.3 2.5 3.8 1.3 0.0 1.3 3.8 0.3 0.0 0.0