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5 Jacob Aruta
5 Jacob Aruta
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stockton, CA
High School: St. Mary's HS
Position: PG
gp 24
pts/g 4.9
fg % 39.8
3pt % 36.0
ft % 91.9
reb/g 1.8
a/g 0.9

Get to Know your Poets......

Q: At what age did you begin to play basketball?

A: 1; Because I wanted to be a baller

Q: What's your favorite food (s)?

A: Rice

Q: What's your favorite quote?

A:"An, Coach Myers got my chain" -Ryan Mendez

Q: What's your favorite music/band?

A: Offset, Mimo$a

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: The Wolf of Wall Street

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?

A: The CI

Q: What part of Whittier College basketball do you like the most?

A: The Squad

Q: Who is your favorite sports hero?

A: Coach Myers

Personal:

Parents names: Santiano and Cristina

Siblings names: Daniel 

Hometown: Stockton, Calif. 

Previous school attended: St. Mary's High School 

Major: Business

Recent Games
Jan 31 Cal Lutheran W, 101-98
Feb 3 La Verne W, 95-67
Feb 7 at Chapman L, 77-74
Feb 10 at Occidental W, 74-73
Feb 14 Claremont-M-S L, 85-65
Feb 20 Pomona-Pitzer L, 93-85
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 15
Games started 7 4
Minutes 302 168
Minutes per game 12.6 11.2
FG 37-93 18-54
FG Pct 39.8 33.3
3PT 9-25 4-15
3PT Pct 36.0 26.7
FT 34-37 15-17
FT Pct 91.9 88.2
Off rebounds 15 10
Def rebounds 28 8
Total rebounds 43 18
Rebounds per game 1.8 1.2
Personal fouls 66 38
Disqualifications 4 2
Assists 21 12
Turnovers 32 17
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.7
Steals 9 3
Blocks 2 0
Points 117 55
Points per game 4.9 3.7
Points per 40 min 15.5 13.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 3 at Dixie St. L, 102-64 - 14 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-3 33.3 5
Nov 10 at CSU Bakersfield L, 88-66 1 11 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 17 vs. Linfield L, 76-75 1 23 2-9 22.2 0-1 0.0 7-8 87.5 11
Nov 18 at UC Santa Cruz L, 111-100 1 13 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 25 UC Merced L, 77-75 - 14 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 26 New Rochelle W, 101-69 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 29 at UC Irvine L, 112-65 - 13 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 6 at La Verne W, 92-66 - 5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 17 vs. Brockport L, 108-92 - 11 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 7
Dec 18 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 84-79 - 13 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 21 Caltech L, 86-82 - 15 4-6 66.7 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 29 UC Santa Cruz L, 111-89 - 14 7-8 87.5 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 18
Dec 30 Gordon L, 97-85 1 22 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 8
Jan 3 at Cal Lutheran W, 77-70 1 19 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 9
Jan 6 Occidental L, 84-72 1 20 1-8 12.5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 8 at Redlands W, 91-88 1 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 10 Chapman L, 79-75 1 16 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 at Claremont-M-S L, 86-76 - 7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
Jan 20 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 82-71 - 8 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 24 at Caltech W, 78-76 - 15 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Jan 27 Redlands W, 93-92 - 10 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 31 Cal Lutheran W, 101-98 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 La Verne W, 95-67 - 12 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 8
Feb 7 at Chapman L, 77-74 - 13 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 10 at Occidental W, 74-73 - 7 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 14 Claremont-M-S L, 85-65 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 20 Pomona-Pitzer L, 93-85 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 3 at Dixie St. L, 102-64 - 14 1 0 1 2 1 2.0 2 1 2 -
Nov 10 at CSU Bakersfield L, 88-66 1 11 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 4 -
Nov 17 vs. Linfield L, 76-75 1 23 2 6 8 1 5 0.2 1 2 4 0
Nov 18 at UC Santa Cruz L, 111-100 1 13 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 25 UC Merced L, 77-75 - 14 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Nov 26 New Rochelle W, 101-69 - 11 0 3 3 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 29 at UC Irvine L, 112-65 - 13 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 6 at La Verne W, 92-66 - 5 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 17 vs. Brockport L, 108-92 - 11 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 0
Dec 18 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 84-79 - 13 0 1 1 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 21 Caltech L, 86-82 - 15 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 -
Dec 29 UC Santa Cruz L, 111-89 - 14 1 0 1 2 2 1.0 1 0 5 1
Dec 30 Gordon L, 97-85 1 22 2 5 7 0 2 0.0 1 0 5 1
Jan 3 at Cal Lutheran W, 77-70 1 19 1 2 3 3 0 - 0 0 5 1
Jan 6 Occidental L, 84-72 1 20 2 1 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 4 -
Jan 8 at Redlands W, 91-88 1 12 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 10 Chapman L, 79-75 1 16 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 17 at Claremont-M-S L, 86-76 - 7 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 4 -
Jan 20 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 82-71 - 8 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 24 at Caltech W, 78-76 - 15 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 4 -
Jan 27 Redlands W, 93-92 - 10 0 0 0 3 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 31 Cal Lutheran W, 101-98 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 La Verne W, 95-67 - 12 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 7 at Chapman L, 77-74 - 13 1 2 3 3 2 1.5 1 0 3 -
Feb 10 at Occidental W, 74-73 - 7 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 14 Claremont-M-S L, 85-65 - 9 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 20 Pomona-Pitzer L, 93-85 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 11 0 3.0 0.4-1.2 30.8 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.5-0.8 55.6 1.2
2016-17 16 1 13.6 1.8-4.2 41.2 0.5-1.7 29.6 1.5-2.1 70.6 5.5
2017-18 24 7 12.6 1.5-3.9 39.8 0.4-1.0 36.0 1.4-1.5 91.9 4.9
Total 51 8 10.8 1.4-3.4 39.7 0.3-1.1 29.8 1.2-1.6 78.8 4.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 11 0 33 4-13 30.8 0-5 0.0 5-9 55.6 13
2016-17 16 1 218 28-68 41.2 8-27 29.6 24-34 70.6 88
2017-18 24 7 302 37-93 39.8 9-25 36.0 34-37 91.9 117
Total 51 8 553 69-174 39.7 17-57 29.8 63-80 78.8 218
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 11 0 3.0 4.8-15.8 30.8 0.0-6.1 0.0 6.1-10.9 55.6 15.8
2016-17 16 1 13.6 5.1-12.5 41.2 1.5-5.0 29.6 4.4-6.2 70.6 16.1
2017-18 24 7 12.6 4.9-12.3 39.8 1.2-3.3 36.0 4.5-4.9 91.9 15.5
Total 51 8 10.8 5.0-12.6 39.7 1.2-4.1 29.8 4.6-5.8 78.8 15.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 11 0 3.0 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.6 - 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.2
2016-17 16 1 13.6 0.7 1.0 1.7 2.8 0.1 0.7 1.4 0.5 0.6 0.3
2017-18 24 7 12.6 0.6 1.2 1.8 2.8 0.2 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.1
Total 51 8 10.8 0.5 0.9 1.5 2.3 0.1 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 11 0 33 2 4 6 7 - 2 4 0.5 0 2
2016-17 16 1 218 11 16 27 44 1 11 23 0.5 9 4
2017-18 24 7 302 15 28 43 66 4 21 32 0.7 9 2
Total 51 8 553 28 48 76 117 5 34 59 0.6 18 8
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 11 0 3.0 2.4 4.8 7.3 8.5 0.0 2.4 4.8 0.5 0.0 2.4
2016-17 16 1 13.6 2.0 2.9 5.0 8.1 0.2 2.0 4.2 0.5 1.7 0.7
2017-18 24 7 12.6 2.0 3.7 5.7 8.7 0.5 2.8 4.2 0.7 1.2 0.3
Total 51 8 10.8 2.0 3.5 5.5 8.5 0.4 2.5 4.3 0.6 1.3 0.6
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 7 12.6 1.5-3.9 39.8 0.4-1.0 36.0 1.4-1.5 91.9 4.9
Conference 15 4 11.2 1.2-3.6 33.3 0.3-1.0 26.7 1.0-1.1 88.2 3.7
Exhibition 2 1 12.5 2.0-4.0 50.0 0.5-1.0 50.0 0.5-1.5 33.3 5.0
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Home 11 3 13.0 1.7-4.0 43.2 0.5-1.2 38.5 1.0-1.1 91.7 4.9
Away 10 3 11.2 1.2-3.3 36.4 0.3-0.9 33.3 1.3-1.4 92.9 4.0
Neutral 3 1 15.7 2.0-5.3 37.5 0.3-1.0 33.3 3.3-3.7 90.9 7.7
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Wins 9 2 11.6 1.4-3.4 41.9 0.3-1.1 30.0 0.9-1.0 88.9 4.1
Losses 15 5 13.2 1.6-4.1 38.7 0.4-1.0 40.0 1.7-1.9 92.9 5.3
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November 5 2 14.8 1.2-3.4 35.3 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.2-2.4 91.7 4.8
December 6 1 13.3 3.0-4.8 62.1 1.0-1.7 60.0 1.7-1.7 100.0 8.7
January 8 4 13.4 1.1-4.1 27.3 0.2-1.2 20.0 1.1-1.2 90.0 3.6
February 5 - 8.2 0.8-2.8 28.6 0.0-0.6 0.0 0.8-1.0 80.0 2.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 7 302 37-93 39.8 9-25 36.0 34-37 91.9 117
Conference 15 4 168 18-54 33.3 4-15 26.7 15-17 88.2 55
Exhibition 2 1 25 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 1-3 33.3 10
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Home 11 3 143 19-44 43.2 5-13 38.5 11-12 91.7 54
Away 10 3 112 12-33 36.4 3-9 33.3 13-14 92.9 40
Neutral 3 1 47 6-16 37.5 1-3 33.3 10-11 90.9 23
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Wins 9 2 104 13-31 41.9 3-10 30.0 8-9 88.9 37
Losses 15 5 198 24-62 38.7 6-15 40.0 26-28 92.9 80
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November 5 2 74 6-17 35.3 1-2 50.0 11-12 91.7 24
December 6 1 80 18-29 62.1 6-10 60.0 10-10 100.0 52
January 8 4 107 9-33 27.3 2-10 20.0 9-10 90.0 29
February 5 - 41 4-14 28.6 0-3 0.0 4-5 80.0 12
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 7 12.6 4.9-12.3 39.8 1.2-3.3 36.0 4.5-4.9 91.9 15.5
Conference 15 4 11.2 4.3-12.9 33.3 1.0-3.6 26.7 3.6-4.0 88.2 13.1
Exhibition 2 1 12.5 6.4-12.8 50.0 1.6-3.2 50.0 1.6-4.8 33.3 16.0
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Home 11 3 13.0 5.3-12.3 43.2 1.4-3.6 38.5 3.1-3.4 91.7 15.1
Away 10 3 11.2 4.3-11.8 36.4 1.1-3.2 33.3 4.6-5.0 92.9 14.3
Neutral 3 1 15.7 5.1-13.6 37.5 0.9-2.6 33.3 8.5-9.4 90.9 19.6
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Wins 9 2 11.6 5.0-11.9 41.9 1.2-3.8 30.0 3.1-3.5 88.9 14.2
Losses 15 5 13.2 4.8-12.5 38.7 1.2-3.0 40.0 5.3-5.7 92.9 16.2
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November 5 2 14.8 3.2-9.2 35.3 0.5-1.1 50.0 5.9-6.5 91.7 13.0
December 6 1 13.3 9.0-14.5 62.1 3.0-5.0 60.0 5.0-5.0 100.0 26.0
January 8 4 13.4 3.4-12.3 27.3 0.7-3.7 20.0 3.4-3.7 90.0 10.8
February 5 - 8.2 3.9-13.7 28.6 0.0-2.9 0.0 3.9-4.9 80.0 11.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 7 12.6 0.6 1.2 1.8 2.8 0.2 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.1
Conference 15 4 11.2 0.7 0.5 1.2 2.5 0.1 0.8 1.1 0.7 0.2 0.0
Exhibition 2 1 12.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 3.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.0 0.5
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Home 11 3 13.0 0.9 1.2 2.1 2.8 0.3 0.9 1.4 0.7 0.4 0.0
Away 10 3 11.2 0.3 0.7 1.0 2.5 0.1 0.8 1.1 0.7 0.2 0.0
Neutral 3 1 15.7 0.7 2.7 3.3 3.3 0.0 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.0 0.7
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Wins 9 2 11.6 0.3 0.8 1.1 2.4 0.1 1.3 1.0 1.3 0.3 0.0
Losses 15 5 13.2 0.8 1.4 2.2 2.9 0.2 0.6 1.5 0.4 0.4 0.1
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November 5 2 14.8 0.4 2.6 3.0 2.4 0.0 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.4 0.4
December 6 1 13.3 0.8 1.7 2.5 3.5 0.3 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.7 0.0
January 8 4 13.4 0.6 0.4 1.0 2.6 0.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.0
February 5 - 8.2 0.6 0.4 1.0 2.4 0.2 0.8 1.4 0.6 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 7 302 15 28 43 66 4 21 32 0.7 9 2
Conference 15 4 168 10 8 18 38 2 12 17 0.7 3 0
Exhibition 2 1 25 1 0 1 6 - 2 4 0.5 2 1
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Home 11 3 143 10 13 23 31 3 10 15 0.7 4 0
Away 10 3 112 3 7 10 25 1 8 11 0.7 2 0
Neutral 3 1 47 2 8 10 10 0 3 6 0.5 3 2
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Wins 9 2 104 3 7 10 22 1 12 9 1.3 3 0
Losses 15 5 198 12 21 33 44 3 9 23 0.4 6 2
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November 5 2 74 2 13 15 12 0 5 10 0.5 2 2
December 6 1 80 5 10 15 21 2 4 7 0.6 4 0
January 8 4 107 5 3 8 21 1 8 8 1.0 2 0
February 5 - 41 3 2 5 12 1 4 7 0.6 1 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 24 7 12.6 2.0 3.7 5.7 8.7 0.5 2.8 4.2 0.7 1.2 0.3
Conference 15 4 11.2 2.4 1.9 4.3 9.0 0.5 2.9 4.0 0.7 0.7 0.0
Exhibition 2 1 12.5 1.6 0.0 1.6 9.6 0.0 3.2 6.4 0.5 3.2 1.6
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Home 11 3 13.0 2.8 3.6 6.4 8.7 0.8 2.8 4.2 0.7 1.1 0.0
Away 10 3 11.2 1.1 2.5 3.6 8.9 0.4 2.9 3.9 0.7 0.7 0.0
Neutral 3 1 15.7 1.7 6.8 8.5 8.5 0.0 2.6 5.1 0.5 2.6 1.7
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Wins 9 2 11.6 1.2 2.7 3.8 8.5 0.4 4.6 3.5 1.3 1.2 0.0
Losses 15 5 13.2 2.4 4.2 6.7 8.9 0.6 1.8 4.6 0.4 1.2 0.4
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November 5 2 14.8 1.1 7.0 8.1 6.5 0.0 2.7 5.4 0.5 1.1 1.1
December 6 1 13.3 2.5 5.0 7.5 10.5 1.0 2.0 3.5 0.6 2.0 0.0
January 8 4 13.4 1.9 1.1 3.0 7.9 0.4 3.0 3.0 1.0 0.7 0.0
February 5 - 8.2 2.9 2.0 4.9 11.7 1.0 3.9 6.8 0.6 1.0 0.0