4 Justin Tillman
4 Justin Tillman
Height: 6-8
Weight: 220
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
High School: Pershing
Position: F
gp 3
pts/g 15.0
fg % 59.4
3pt % 25.0
ft % 100.0
reb/g 8.7
a/g 0.3

THE BASICS

  • Dynamic athlete who can elevate and runs the floor extraordinarly well
  • Praised for his activity on the glass
  • Known for his thunderous dunks, as well as his soft touch around the basket
  • Touched 12' 6" in preseason combine testing

2016-17 (JUNIOR) - 2016-17 game-by-game statistics (.pdf)

  • Named Third Team All-Atlantic 10 Conference
  • Averaged career-highs of 12.2 points and 8.7 rebounds per game and shot .592 (174-of-294) from the floor; Averaged 14.5 points, 9.6 rebounds and shot .602 (112-of-186) in 18 conference games
  • Posted 11 double-doubles, all against A-10 opponents
  • Topped 20 points four times, including a season-high 26 against Georgia Tech on Dec. 7
  • Hauled in 17 rebounds in A-10 Championship Game against Rhode Island on March 12
  • Recorded 36 dunks, second-most on the team

2015-16 (SOPHOMORE) - 2015-16 game-by-game statistics (.pdf)

  • Appeared in all 36 games and earned four starts. 
  • Shot an astounding .717 (81-of-113) from the field in 21 games against Atlantic 10 opponents.
  • Grabbed a career-high 21 rebounds at Dayton (3/5), the third-highest total in program history and the most by a Ram since Greg McCray hauled in 21 during the 1980-81 season.
  • His .603 field goal percentage ranked second on the team and is tied for second-best in a single season in school history. 
  • Scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds against Fordham on Jan. 13.   
  • Registered five double-doubles on the season. 
  • Scored 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds in a 84-76 victory over St. Bonaventure on Jan. 24.  

2014-15 (FRESHMAN) - 2014-15 game-by-game statistics (.pdf)

  • Appeared in 35 games for the Rams, making his first collegiate start against La Salle on Feb. 11.
  • Reached double-figures (10 points) for first time in his career in VCU's 106-66 win over UMES on Nov. 20.
  • Posted a double-double in VCU's exhibition win over California (Pa.) with 14 points and 10 rebounds on Nov. 7.
  • Scored a career-high 16 points, adding a rebound and a block against Belmont on Dec. 16.

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Averaged 23 points and 16 rebounds during senior season at Pershing
  • Chose VCU over Iowa, Iowa State, Xavier, Providence, Dayton and Rhode Island

IN THE NEWS

PERSONAL
Parent: Angela Tillman
Birthdate: February 2, 1996
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
Major: Criminal justice

Recent Games
Oct 26 Liberty L, 85-69
Nov 3 Virginia Union W, 98-74
Nov 10 Grambling State W, 94-65
Nov 13 North Florida W, 95-85
Nov 17 Virginia L, 76-67
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 3 -
Games started 3 -
Minutes 78 -
Minutes per game 26.0 -
FG 19-32 0-0
FG Pct 59.4 -
3PT 2-8 0-0
3PT Pct 25.0 -
FT 5-5 0-0
FT Pct 100.0 -
Off rebounds 4 -
Def rebounds 22 -
Total rebounds 26 -
Rebounds per game 8.7 -
Personal fouls 5 -
Disqualifications - -
Assists 1 -
Turnovers 0 -
Assist to turnover ratio - -
Steals 1 -
Blocks 5 -
Points 45 0
Points per game 15.0 -
Points per 40 min 23.1 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 26 Liberty L, 85-69 1 26 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 12
Nov 3 Virginia Union W, 98-74 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Grambling State W, 94-65 1 17 4-6 66.7 1-1 100.0 5-5 100.0 14
Nov 13 North Florida W, 95-85 1 24 13-17 76.5 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 27
Nov 17 Virginia L, 76-67 1 37 2-9 22.2 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 20 vs. Marquette   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 vs. California/Wichita State   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 Appalachian State   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Old Dominion   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 5 Texas   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 at Seton Hall   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Bucknell   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 Winthrop   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 22 VMI   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 Fordham   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 3 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 at La Salle   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 at Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Davidson   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Massachusetts   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Fordham   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 26 Liberty L, 85-69 1 26 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 0 1 4 -
Nov 3 Virginia Union W, 98-74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Grambling State W, 94-65 1 17 2 8 10 0 0 - 0 1 2 -
Nov 13 North Florida W, 95-85 1 24 1 7 8 0 0 - 1 2 2 -
Nov 17 Virginia L, 76-67 1 37 1 7 8 1 0 - 0 2 1 -
Nov 20 vs. Marquette   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 vs. California/Wichita State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 Appalachian State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Old Dominion   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 5 Texas   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 at Seton Hall   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Bucknell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 Winthrop   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 22 VMI   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 Fordham   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 3 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 at La Salle   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 at Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Massachusetts   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Fordham   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 35 1 12.3 1.6-3.0 53.8 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.4-0.9 48.4 3.6
2015-16 36 4 16.5 3.0-5.0 60.3 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.2-2.1 56.6 7.2
2016-17 33 23 25.5 5.3-8.9 59.2 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.7-2.8 61.5 12.2
2017-18 3 3 26.0 6.3-10.7 59.4 0.7-2.7 25.0 1.7-1.7 100.0 15.0
Total 107 31 18.1 3.3-5.7 58.6 0.0-0.1 18.2 1.1-1.9 58.6 7.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 35 1 431 56-104 53.8 0-1 0.0 15-31 48.4 127
2015-16 36 4 593 108-179 60.3 0-1 0.0 43-76 56.6 259
2016-17 33 23 840 174-294 59.2 0-1 0.0 56-91 61.5 404
2017-18 3 3 78 19-32 59.4 2-8 25.0 5-5 100.0 45
Total 107 31 1942 357-609 58.6 2-11 18.2 119-203 58.6 835
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 35 1 12.3 5.2-9.7 53.8 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.4-2.9 48.4 11.8
2015-16 36 4 16.5 7.3-12.1 60.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.9-5.1 56.6 17.5
2016-17 33 23 25.5 8.3-14.0 59.2 0.0-0.0 0.0 2.7-4.3 61.5 19.2
2017-18 3 3 26.0 9.7-16.4 59.4 1.0-4.1 25.0 2.6-2.6 100.0 23.1
Total 107 31 18.1 7.4-12.5 58.6 0.0-0.2 18.2 2.5-4.2 58.6 17.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 35 1 12.3 1.1 1.4 2.5 1.6 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.3 1.0
2015-16 36 4 16.5 2.3 3.8 6.1 1.5 0.0 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.5
2016-17 33 23 25.5 2.9 5.8 8.7 2.3 0.1 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.3 0.5
2017-18 3 3 26.0 1.3 7.3 8.7 1.7 - 0.3 0.0 - 0.3 1.7
Total 107 31 18.1 2.1 3.7 5.8 1.8 0.0 0.2 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.7
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 35 1 431 38 50 88 57 1 2 14 0.1 12 34
2015-16 36 4 593 83 136 219 54 1 8 23 0.3 12 17
2016-17 33 23 840 96 192 288 75 2 12 34 0.4 9 17
2017-18 3 3 78 4 22 26 5 - 1 0 - 1 5
Total 107 31 1942 221 400 621 191 4 23 71 0.3 34 73
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 35 1 12.3 3.5 4.6 8.2 5.3 0.1 0.2 1.3 0.1 1.1 3.2
2015-16 36 4 16.5 5.6 9.2 14.8 3.6 0.1 0.5 1.6 0.3 0.8 1.1
2016-17 33 23 25.5 4.6 9.1 13.7 3.6 0.1 0.6 1.6 0.4 0.4 0.8
2017-18 3 3 26.0 2.1 11.3 13.3 2.6 0.0 0.5 0.0 - 0.5 2.6
Total 107 31 18.1 4.6 8.2 12.8 3.9 0.1 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.7 1.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 3 3 26.0 6.3-10.7 59.4 0.7-2.7 25.0 1.7-1.7 100.0 15.0
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 26.0 5.0-10.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-4.0 50.0 12.0
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Home 3 3 26.0 6.3-10.7 59.4 0.7-2.7 25.0 1.7-1.7 100.0 15.0
Away - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 2 2 20.5 8.5-11.5 73.9 1.0-2.0 50.0 2.5-2.5 100.0 20.5
Losses 1 1 37.0 2.0-9.0 22.2 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.0
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November 3 3 26.0 6.3-10.7 59.4 0.7-2.7 25.0 1.7-1.7 100.0 15.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 3 3 78 19-32 59.4 2-8 25.0 5-5 100.0 45
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition 1 1 26 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 12
-
Home 3 3 78 19-32 59.4 2-8 25.0 5-5 100.0 45
Away - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
-
Wins 2 2 41 17-23 73.9 2-4 50.0 5-5 100.0 41
Losses 1 1 37 2-9 22.2 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 4
-
November 3 3 78 19-32 59.4 2-8 25.0 5-5 100.0 45
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 3 3 26.0 9.7-16.4 59.4 1.0-4.1 25.0 2.6-2.6 100.0 23.1
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition 1 1 26.0 7.7-15.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.1-6.2 50.0 18.5
-
Home 3 3 26.0 9.7-16.4 59.4 1.0-4.1 25.0 2.6-2.6 100.0 23.1
Away - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 2 2 20.5 16.6-22.4 73.9 2.0-3.9 50.0 4.9-4.9 100.0 40.0
Losses 1 1 37.0 2.2-9.7 22.2 0.0-4.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.3
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November 3 3 26.0 9.7-16.4 59.4 1.0-4.1 25.0 2.6-2.6 100.0 23.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 3 3 26.0 1.3 7.3 8.7 1.7 - 0.3 0.0 - 0.3 1.7
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 26.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 4.0 - 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
-
Home 3 3 26.0 1.3 7.3 8.7 1.7 - 0.3 0.0 - 0.3 1.7
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 2 20.5 1.5 7.5 9.0 2.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 0.5 1.5
Losses 1 1 37.0 1.0 7.0 8.0 1.0 - 1.0 0.0 - 0.0 2.0
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November 3 3 26.0 1.3 7.3 8.7 1.7 - 0.3 0.0 - 0.3 1.7
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 3 3 78 4 22 26 5 - 1 0 - 1 5
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 26 1 2 3 4 - 0 2 0.0 0 1
-
Home 3 3 78 4 22 26 5 - 1 0 - 1 5
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 2 41 3 15 18 4 - 0 0 - 1 3
Losses 1 1 37 1 7 8 1 - 1 0 - 0 2
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November 3 3 78 4 22 26 5 - 1 0 - 1 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 3 3 26.0 2.1 11.3 13.3 2.6 0.0 0.5 0.0 - 0.5 2.6
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 1 1 26.0 1.5 3.1 4.6 6.2 0.0 0.0 3.1 0.0 0.0 1.5
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Home 3 3 26.0 2.1 11.3 13.3 2.6 0.0 0.5 0.0 - 0.5 2.6
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 2 2 20.5 2.9 14.6 17.6 3.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 1.0 2.9
Losses 1 1 37.0 1.1 7.6 8.6 1.1 0.0 1.1 0.0 - 0.0 2.2
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November 3 3 26.0 2.1 11.3 13.3 2.6 0.0 0.5 0.0 - 0.5 2.6