0 Michael Baez
0 Michael Baez
Height: 6-6
Weight: 215
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Charlotte United Christian Academy
Position: G/F
gp 27
pts/g 10.3
fg % 43.5
3pt % 37.7
ft % 74.8
reb/g 5.1
a/g 0.9

Junior (2017-18): Played in all 27 games, starting three…registered 20.9 minutes per game as the team's sixth man...fourth-leading scorer at 10.3 points per game…shot 43.5% from the field and 37.7% from three…led the team in free throws made (3.4) and attempted (4.6) per game…second on the team in free throw percentage (74.8%)…tied for second on the team with 5.1 rebounds per game…recorded a season-high 31 minutes with 14 points and seven rebounds in a win vs Lincoln (Pa.) (12/9)…notched a double-double scoring 10 points and grabbing 10 rebounds vs Tampa (1/20)…scored a season-high 18 points in a win vs Embry-Riddle (2/10), making 4-of-5 from long range…tallied 17 points on a perfect 8-of-8 from the free throw line in the opening round of the SSC Tournament (02/28).

Prior to Lynn: 
Played his first two seasons at Division II Wingate University.

Sophomore (2016-17):
Was named an All-South Atlantic Conference First Team selection in his second season at Wingate University...played in all 31 games, making 28 starts...led the Bulldogs in scoring with 15.7 points per game...ranked second on the squad with 6.9 boards per contest...shot 46.4% from the field and knocked down 44 triples on the year...tallied 1.7 assists per game and ranked second on the team with 28 steals...scored in double figures in all but four games...logged six double-doubles...scored a career-high 30 points in a win over Catawba, shooting 8-of-11 from the field, 3-of-6 from long range and 11-of-11 at the charity stripe...recorded 16 points and eight boards in the NCAA Tournament Southeast Regional opener against No. 6 Queens (N.C.).

Freshman (2015-16):
 Earned All-SAC Freshman team honors in his first season at Wingate University, while also earning a spot on the All-SAC Tournament team…appeared in all 33 games for the Bulldogs, making 27 starts…finished second on the team with 13.3 points per game, finishing third on the team with 5.9 rebounds per contest…knocked down 59 threes on the year, ranking second on the Bulldogs…scored in double figures 23 times as a freshman, compiling six double-doubles…scored in double figures in 14 of Wingate’s last 15 games, including all five postseason contests…had 21 points and 12 rebounds in his collegiate debut, while compiling 17 points and 10 boards in his second game…followed a 19-point effort at Lenoir-Rhyne with 18 points in the win over No. 20 UNC Pembroke…registered back-to-back 13-point, 12-rebound efforts against Newberry and LMU…had 16 points in the victory over ninth-ranked Queens…had 18 points in the win at Tusculum, while pouring in 22 points at Queens…had 22 points on 8-of-10 shooting in the win at Carson-Newman, followed by a 20-point performance against Catawba…had 25 points on nine-of-14 shooting in the SAC Tournament victory against Carson-Newman, adding 10 rebounds, three steals and two blocks…scored 16 points in the SAC semifinal win against No. 20 Queens…registered 16 points in the overtime win against Montevallo in the NCAA Tournament.

High School: Averaged 19.9 points per game during his senior season at United Christian Academy…he also compiled 5.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game in his final season…registered 17.4 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.6 assists per contest during his high school career.

Personal: Born January 29, 1997...son of Jose and Kaylee Baez...has one sibling, Gabriel...majoring in sports management...enjoys video games and FaceTime in his free time.

Recent Games
Feb 7 Palm Beach Atlantic W, 87-82
Feb 10 at Embry-Riddle W, 79-73
Feb 14 Florida Southern L, 88-76
Feb 17 Saint Leo W, 77-68
Feb 21 Barry L, 78-60
Feb 28 at Florida Southern L, 80-70
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 20
Games started 3 1
Minutes 563 406
Minutes per game 20.9 20.3
FG 81-186 60-133
FG Pct 43.5 45.1
3PT 23-61 17-42
3PT Pct 37.7 40.5
FT 92-123 70-95
FT Pct 74.8 73.7
Off rebounds 50 43
Def rebounds 87 70
Total rebounds 137 113
Rebounds per game 5.1 5.7
Personal fouls 66 46
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 23 17
Turnovers 60 40
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.4
Steals 12 9
Blocks 4 4
Points 277 207
Points per game 10.3 10.3
Points per 40 min 19.7 20.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 4 Florida Atlantic L, 68-53 - 16 0-6 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 13 Houston   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Nova Southeastern L, 87-81 - 17 4-9 44.4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 8
Nov 18 Rollins L, 82-76 1 25 3-8 37.5 2-5 40.0 0-3 0.0 8
Nov 24 vs. Grand Valley St. W, 69-68 - 16 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Nov 25 vs. #3 Bellarmine L, 76-74 - 22 4-9 44.4 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 12
Nov 29 at Florida Tech W, 82-72 - 20 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 9
Dec 2 at Tampa L, 72-65 - 17 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
Dec 9 vs. Lincoln (Pa.) W, 64-62 1 31 4-9 44.4 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 14
Dec 10 vs. King (Tenn.) L, 71-61 1 25 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 6
Dec 18 vs. Shawnee St. W, 93-75 - 22 5-10 50.0 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 13
Dec 19 vs. Miles L, 72-67 - 17 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Dec 30 at Saint Leo L, 80-73 - 17 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 7-7 100.0 9
Jan 3 Embry-Riddle W, 88-77 - 10 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 6 at Florida Southern W, 92-90 - 24 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 8-9 88.9 12
Jan 10 Eckerd W, 78-74 - 17 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 13 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 75-73 - 21 5-9 55.6 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 14
Jan 17 at #19 Barry L, 72-68 - 15 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 5-5 100.0 12
Jan 20 Tampa W, 73-56 - 19 5-11 45.5 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 10
Jan 24 at Nova Southeastern W, 90-86 - 19 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 9-10 90.0 14
Jan 27 at Rollins L, 64-63 - 22 3-7 42.9 0-4 0.0 8-12 66.7 14
Jan 31 Florida Tech W, 94-77 - 21 5-10 50.0 1-3 33.3 5-5 100.0 16
Feb 3 at Eckerd L, 81-58 - 24 2-7 28.6 1-1 100.0 1-3 33.3 6
Feb 7 Palm Beach Atlantic W, 87-82 - 24 5-9 55.6 2-4 50.0 5-8 62.5 17
Feb 10 at Embry-Riddle W, 79-73 - 16 6-9 66.7 4-5 80.0 2-4 50.0 18
Feb 14 Florida Southern L, 88-76 - 27 2-5 40.0 1-1 100.0 4-6 66.7 9
Feb 17 Saint Leo W, 77-68 - 26 3-8 37.5 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 10
Feb 21 Barry L, 78-60 - 25 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
Feb 28 at Florida Southern L, 80-70 - 24 4-11 36.4 1-5 20.0 8-8 100.0 17
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 4 Florida Atlantic L, 68-53 - 16 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 -
Nov 13 Houston   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Nova Southeastern L, 87-81 - 17 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 18 Rollins L, 82-76 1 25 0 4 4 2 5 0.4 0 1 1 0
Nov 24 vs. Grand Valley St. W, 69-68 - 16 0 3 3 0 5 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 25 vs. #3 Bellarmine L, 76-74 - 22 1 3 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 4 -
Nov 29 at Florida Tech W, 82-72 - 20 3 5 8 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 2 at Tampa L, 72-65 - 17 0 0 0 1 0 - 3 0 4 -
Dec 9 vs. Lincoln (Pa.) W, 64-62 1 31 3 4 7 0 4 0.0 0 0 4 -
Dec 10 vs. King (Tenn.) L, 71-61 1 25 2 1 3 3 4 0.8 0 0 4 -
Dec 18 vs. Shawnee St. W, 93-75 - 22 0 3 3 1 3 0.3 0 0 1 -
Dec 19 vs. Miles L, 72-67 - 17 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Dec 30 at Saint Leo L, 80-73 - 17 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 3 Embry-Riddle W, 88-77 - 10 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 6 at Florida Southern W, 92-90 - 24 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 1 0 5 1
Jan 10 Eckerd W, 78-74 - 17 2 2 4 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Jan 13 at Palm Beach Atlantic W, 75-73 - 21 3 1 4 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 17 at #19 Barry L, 72-68 - 15 3 4 7 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Jan 20 Tampa W, 73-56 - 19 5 5 10 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 -
Jan 24 at Nova Southeastern W, 90-86 - 19 1 6 7 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 27 at Rollins L, 64-63 - 22 4 5 9 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 31 Florida Tech W, 94-77 - 21 4 4 8 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Feb 3 at Eckerd L, 81-58 - 24 2 4 6 0 4 0.0 1 0 4 -
Feb 7 Palm Beach Atlantic W, 87-82 - 24 2 3 5 3 1 3.0 0 1 1 -
Feb 10 at Embry-Riddle W, 79-73 - 16 2 2 4 0 3 0.0 0 1 2 -
Feb 14 Florida Southern L, 88-76 - 27 4 7 11 1 4 0.3 0 0 4 -
Feb 17 Saint Leo W, 77-68 - 26 5 4 9 3 2 1.5 0 0 3 -
Feb 21 Barry L, 78-60 - 25 1 3 4 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 28 at Florida Southern L, 80-70 - 24 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 27 3 20.9 3.0-6.9 43.5 0.9-2.3 37.7 3.4-4.6 74.8 10.3
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 27 3 20.9 3.0-6.9 43.5 0.9-2.3 37.7 3.4-4.6 74.8 10.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 27 3 563 81-186 43.5 23-61 37.7 92-123 74.8 277
2018-19 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 27 3 563 81-186 43.5 23-61 37.7 92-123 74.8 277
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 27 3 20.9 5.8-13.2 43.5 1.6-4.3 37.7 6.5-8.7 74.8 19.7
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 27 3 20.9 5.8-13.2 43.5 1.6-4.3 37.7 6.5-8.7 74.8 19.7
  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 27 3 20.9 1.9 3.2 5.1 2.4 0.0 0.9 2.2 0.4 0.4 0.1
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 27 3 20.9 1.9 3.2 5.1 2.4 0.0 0.9 2.2 0.4 0.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 27 3 563 50 87 137 66 1 23 60 0.4 12 4
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 27 3 563 50 87 137 66 1 23 60 0.4 12 4
  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 27 3 20.9 3.6 6.2 9.7 4.7 0.1 1.6 4.3 0.4 0.9 0.3
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 27 3 20.9 3.6 6.2 9.7 4.7 0.1 1.6 4.3 0.4 0.9 0.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 3 20.9 3.0-6.9 43.5 0.9-2.3 37.7 3.4-4.6 74.8 10.3
Conference 20 1 20.3 3.0-6.7 45.1 0.8-2.1 40.5 3.5-4.8 73.7 10.3
Exhibition 1 - 16.0 0.0-6.0 0.0 0.0-3.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Home 10 1 21.1 3.3-7.3 45.2 0.8-2.0 40.0 2.2-3.5 62.9 9.6
Away 11 - 19.9 2.8-6.5 43.7 0.9-2.5 37.0 5.1-6.2 82.4 11.6
Neutral 6 2 22.2 2.8-7.0 40.5 0.8-2.3 35.7 2.3-3.3 70.0 8.8
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Wins 14 1 20.4 3.5-6.9 50.5 1.1-2.5 45.7 3.4-4.4 78.7 11.6
Losses 13 2 21.3 2.5-6.8 36.0 0.5-2.0 26.9 3.4-4.8 71.0 8.8
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November 5 1 20.0 3.0-6.4 46.9 0.8-2.0 40.0 1.6-2.8 57.1 8.4
December 6 2 21.5 2.2-6.5 33.3 0.5-1.8 27.3 3.2-4.2 76.0 8.0
January 9 - 18.7 3.1-6.6 47.5 0.7-2.3 28.6 4.4-5.3 83.3 11.3
February 7 - 23.7 3.6-8.0 44.6 1.4-2.7 52.6 3.6-5.1 69.4 12.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 3 563 81-186 43.5 23-61 37.7 92-123 74.8 277
Conference 20 1 406 60-133 45.1 17-42 40.5 70-95 73.7 207
Exhibition 1 - 16 0-6 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
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Home 10 1 211 33-73 45.2 8-20 40.0 22-35 62.9 96
Away 11 - 219 31-71 43.7 10-27 37.0 56-68 82.4 128
Neutral 6 2 133 17-42 40.5 5-14 35.7 14-20 70.0 53
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Wins 14 1 286 49-97 50.5 16-35 45.7 48-61 78.7 162
Losses 13 2 277 32-89 36.0 7-26 26.9 44-62 71.0 115
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November 5 1 100 15-32 46.9 4-10 40.0 8-14 57.1 42
December 6 2 129 13-39 33.3 3-11 27.3 19-25 76.0 48
January 9 - 168 28-59 47.5 6-21 28.6 40-48 83.3 102
February 7 - 166 25-56 44.6 10-19 52.6 25-36 69.4 85
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 3 20.9 5.8-13.2 43.5 1.6-4.3 37.7 6.5-8.7 74.8 19.7
Conference 20 1 20.3 5.9-13.1 45.1 1.7-4.1 40.5 6.9-9.4 73.7 20.4
Exhibition 1 - 16.0 0.0-15.0 0.0 0.0-7.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Home 10 1 21.1 6.3-13.8 45.2 1.5-3.8 40.0 4.2-6.6 62.9 18.2
Away 11 - 19.9 5.7-13.0 43.7 1.8-4.9 37.0 10.2-12.4 82.4 23.4
Neutral 6 2 22.2 5.1-12.6 40.5 1.5-4.2 35.7 4.2-6.0 70.0 15.9
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Wins 14 1 20.4 6.9-13.6 50.5 2.2-4.9 45.7 6.7-8.5 78.7 22.7
Losses 13 2 21.3 4.6-12.9 36.0 1.0-3.8 26.9 6.4-9.0 71.0 16.6
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November 5 1 20.0 6.0-12.8 46.9 1.6-4.0 40.0 3.2-5.6 57.1 16.8
December 6 2 21.5 4.0-12.1 33.3 0.9-3.4 27.3 5.9-7.8 76.0 14.9
January 9 - 18.7 6.7-14.0 47.5 1.4-5.0 28.6 9.5-11.4 83.3 24.3
February 7 - 23.7 6.0-13.5 44.6 2.4-4.6 52.6 6.0-8.7 69.4 20.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 3 20.9 1.9 3.2 5.1 2.4 0.0 0.9 2.2 0.4 0.4 0.1
Conference 20 1 20.3 2.1 3.5 5.7 2.3 0.1 0.8 2.0 0.4 0.5 0.2
Exhibition 1 - 16.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.0 0.0
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Home 10 1 21.1 2.5 3.6 6.1 2.1 0.0 1.1 2.0 0.6 0.2 0.3
Away 11 - 19.9 1.7 3.1 4.8 2.6 0.1 0.6 1.9 0.3 0.7 0.1
Neutral 6 2 22.2 1.0 2.8 3.8 2.7 - 0.8 3.2 0.3 0.3 0.0
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Wins 14 1 20.4 2.1 3.4 5.6 2.1 0.1 0.7 2.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Losses 13 2 21.3 1.5 3.0 4.5 2.8 0.0 1.0 2.2 0.5 0.7 0.1
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November 5 1 20.0 1.2 3.6 4.8 2.4 0.0 0.6 3.0 0.2 0.8 0.2
December 6 2 21.5 0.8 2.2 3.0 2.7 - 1.0 2.3 0.4 0.7 0.0
January 9 - 18.7 2.4 3.7 6.1 2.1 0.1 0.7 1.8 0.4 0.1 0.1
February 7 - 23.7 2.4 3.3 5.7 2.7 - 1.1 2.1 0.5 0.4 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 3 563 50 87 137 66 1 23 60 0.4 12 4
Conference 20 1 406 43 70 113 46 1 17 40 0.4 9 4
Exhibition 1 - 16 1 1 2 3 - 1 2 0.5 1 0
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Home 10 1 211 25 36 61 21 0 11 20 0.6 2 3
Away 11 - 219 19 34 53 29 1 7 21 0.3 8 1
Neutral 6 2 133 6 17 23 16 - 5 19 0.3 2 0
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Wins 14 1 286 30 48 78 30 1 10 32 0.3 3 3
Losses 13 2 277 20 39 59 36 0 13 28 0.5 9 1
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November 5 1 100 6 18 24 12 0 3 15 0.2 4 1
December 6 2 129 5 13 18 16 - 6 14 0.4 4 0
January 9 - 168 22 33 55 19 1 6 16 0.4 1 1
February 7 - 166 17 23 40 19 - 8 15 0.5 3 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 3 20.9 3.6 6.2 9.7 4.7 0.1 1.6 4.3 0.4 0.9 0.3
Conference 20 1 20.3 4.2 6.9 11.1 4.5 0.1 1.7 3.9 0.4 0.9 0.4
Exhibition 1 - 16.0 2.5 2.5 5.0 7.5 0.0 2.5 5.0 0.5 2.5 0.0
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Home 10 1 21.1 4.7 6.8 11.6 4.0 0.0 2.1 3.8 0.6 0.4 0.6
Away 11 - 19.9 3.5 6.2 9.7 5.3 0.2 1.3 3.8 0.3 1.5 0.2
Neutral 6 2 22.2 1.8 5.1 6.9 4.8 0.0 1.5 5.7 0.3 0.6 0.0
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Wins 14 1 20.4 4.2 6.7 10.9 4.2 0.1 1.4 4.5 0.3 0.4 0.4
Losses 13 2 21.3 2.9 5.6 8.5 5.2 0.0 1.9 4.0 0.5 1.3 0.1
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November 5 1 20.0 2.4 7.2 9.6 4.8 0.0 1.2 6.0 0.2 1.6 0.4
December 6 2 21.5 1.6 4.0 5.6 5.0 0.0 1.9 4.3 0.4 1.2 0.0
January 9 - 18.7 5.2 7.9 13.1 4.5 0.2 1.4 3.8 0.4 0.2 0.2
February 7 - 23.7 4.1 5.5 9.6 4.6 0.0 1.9 3.6 0.5 0.7 0.5