30 Derrick Sinkler Jr.
30 - Derrick Sinkler Jr.
Height: 6-4
Weight: 169
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Columbia, SC
High School: AC Flora HS
Position: G
Major: Sports Management
gp 2
pts/g 3.5
fg % 28.6
3pt % 20.0
ft % 33.3
reb/g 0.0
a/g 1.0

FMU: First-year player at FMU.....Will give us strength at the guard and wing spots.....A great shooter and offensive player that can play multiple positions for us.....Knows a lot of our returning players.....Is going to fit right in to the culture we’ve established here at Francis Marion.

PERSONAL:

  • Born Derrick Fredrick Sinkler Jr. in Sumter, SC
  • A graduate of A.C. Flora High School, where he played under the direction of coach Josh Staley
  • 1000-point scorer
  • As a senior, helped the Falcons to a 17-8 overall record, including a perfect 10-0 conference mark to claim their second straight 4-AAAA Region title
  • 2-time SCHSL 4A All-State and All-Region selection
  • Named the 2019 Region 4-AAAA Player of the Year
  • Played for the South Team at the 2019 S.C. Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Game, and scored 16 points to take home South MVP honors
  • As a junior, scored 16 points per game
  • Began his high school career at Keenan High School in Columbia, before transferring to A.C. Flora before his junior year
  • Played club basketball for Upward Stars Upstate-Silver and SC Supreme, where he was a teammate of 2019 Naismith College Player of the Year Zion Williamson
  • Product of same high school that produced NBA stars Rodney Corbin and Xavier McDaniel
  • Nickname is DJ

PERSIONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up:  A professional basketball player 
  • Favorite Superhero: Hulk 
  • Favorite Athlete:  Kevin Durant 
  • Favorite Sports Team:  Golden State  Warriors
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show:   Above the Rim 
  • Favorite Food:  Chinese food 
  • Favorite Vacation Spot:  Florida 
  • Twitter Handle: djsinkler30
  • Instagram Account: d.sinkler
  • Your Motivation Music: Drake: Do not disturb
  • Favorite Thing About FMU:  Basketball 
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity:  Shopping 
  • Goals for Upcoming Season:  Be the best I can be. 
  • Why you first chose your sport: Because everybody in my family played it
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Waking up early in the morning
  • Interesting Notes:  I scored 1000 points in 2 seasons in high school; I love shopping; and I can get mean 
Recent Games
Nov 8 Newberry L, 85-71
Nov 9 Catawba L, 86-72
Nov 23 Johnson & Wales (NC) W, 108-100
Nov 29 at Eckerd L, 89-76
Nov 30 vs. Tampa L, 72-67
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 2 -
Games started 0 -
Minutes 24 -
Minutes per game 12.0 -
FG 2-7 0-0
FG Pct 28.6 -
3PT 1-5 0-0
3PT Pct 20.0 -
FT 2-6 0-0
FT Pct 33.3 -
Off rebounds 0 -
Def rebounds 0 -
Total rebounds 0 -
Rebounds per game 0.0 -
Personal fouls 2 -
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 2 -
Turnovers 1 -
Assist to turnover ratio 2.0 -
Steals 1 -
Blocks 0 -
Points 7 0
Points per game 3.5 -
Points per 40 min 11.7 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Newberry L, 85-71 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Catawba L, 86-72 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Johnson & Wales (NC) W, 108-100 0 15 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 2-4 50.0 7
Nov 29 at Eckerd L, 89-76 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 0
Nov 30 vs. Tampa L, 72-67 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Mount Olive   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 North Georgia   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Young Harris   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Fayetteville St.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Columbus St.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 at USC Aiken   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Lander   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 at Augusta   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Clayton St.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Ga. Southwestern   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Georgia College   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Flagler   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 at UNC Pembroke   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Ga. Southwestern   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 USC Aiken   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Young Harris   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 Augusta   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Clayton St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Georgia College   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Lander   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 UNC Pembroke   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Flagler   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Newberry L, 85-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Catawba L, 86-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Johnson & Wales (NC) W, 108-100 0 15 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 0 2 0
Nov 29 at Eckerd L, 89-76 - 9 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 30 vs. Tampa L, 72-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Mount Olive   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 North Georgia   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Young Harris   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Fayetteville St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Columbus St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 at USC Aiken   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Lander   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 at Augusta   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 Clayton St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Ga. Southwestern   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Georgia College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Flagler   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 at UNC Pembroke   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Ga. Southwestern   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 USC Aiken   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Young Harris   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 Augusta   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Clayton St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Georgia College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Lander   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 UNC Pembroke   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Flagler   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2019-20 2 0 12.0 1.0-3.5 28.6 0.5-2.5 20.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 3.5
Total 2 0 12.0 1.0-3.5 28.6 0.5-2.5 20.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 3.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2019-20 2 0 24 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 2-6 33.3 7
Total 2 0 24 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 2-6 33.3 7
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2019-20 2 0 12.0 3.3-11.7 28.6 1.7-8.3 20.0 3.3-10.0 33.3 11.7
Total 2 0 12.0 3.3-11.7 28.6 1.7-8.3 20.0 3.3-10.0 33.3 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
2019-20 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.5 0.0
Total 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2019-20 2 0 24 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2.0 1 0
Total 2 0 24 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2.0 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
2019-20 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.3 0.0 3.3 1.7 2.0 1.7 0.0
Total 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.3 0.0 3.3 1.7 2.0 1.7 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 2 0 12.0 1.0-3.5 28.6 0.5-2.5 20.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 3.5
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 1 0 15.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 1.0-4.0 25.0 2.0-4.0 50.0 7.0
Away 1 - 9.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 1 0 15.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 1.0-4.0 25.0 2.0-4.0 50.0 7.0
Losses 1 - 9.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0
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November 2 0 12.0 1.0-3.5 28.6 0.5-2.5 20.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 3.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 2 0 24 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 2-6 33.3 7
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 1 0 15 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 2-4 50.0 7
Away 1 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 0
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 1 0 15 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 2-4 50.0 7
Losses 1 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 0
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November 2 0 24 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 2-6 33.3 7
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 2 0 12.0 3.3-11.7 28.6 1.7-8.3 20.0 3.3-10.0 33.3 11.7
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 1 0 15.0 5.3-13.3 40.0 2.7-10.7 25.0 5.3-10.7 50.0 18.7
Away 1 - 9.0 0.0-8.9 0.0 0.0-4.4 0.0 0.0-8.9 0.0 0.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 1 0 15.0 5.3-13.3 40.0 2.7-10.7 25.0 5.3-10.7 50.0 18.7
Losses 1 - 9.0 0.0-8.9 0.0 0.0-4.4 0.0 0.0-8.9 0.0 0.0
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November 2 0 12.0 3.3-11.7 28.6 1.7-8.3 20.0 3.3-10.0 33.3 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 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.5 0.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 1 0 15.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
Away 1 - 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 1 0 15.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
Losses 1 - 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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November 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 2 0 24 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2.0 1 0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 1 0 15 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 - 1 0
Away 1 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 1 0 15 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 - 1 0
Losses 1 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0
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November 2 0 24 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2.0 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 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.3 0.0 3.3 1.7 2.0 1.7 0.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 1 0 15.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.3 0.0 5.3 0.0 - 2.7 0.0
Away 1 - 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 1 0 15.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.3 0.0 5.3 0.0 - 2.7 0.0
Losses 1 - 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
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November 2 0 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.3 0.0 3.3 1.7 2.0 1.7 0.0