14 Deion Bute
14 Deion Bute
Height: 6-8
Weight: 202
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Phillipsburg, St. Maarten
High School: St. Maarten Academy
Position: Center
gp 30
pts/g 8.2
fg % 53.3
3pt % 0.0
ft % 58.7
reb/g 7.6
a/g 0.7

One of the top returning big men, not only in the Panhandle, but in Region 8.

2015-16: Played in 31 games and averaged 7.6 points and 5.6 rebounds...showed great improvement over the course of the season, becoming a reliable contributor on both ends of the court...named to Coaches' All-Panhandle Conference second-team...voted to FCSAA All-Tournament Team, averaging 13.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.0 blocks in three postseason games...named to Panhandle Conference All-Academic Team...scored eight points and pulled down 10 rebounds in his collegiate debut vs. Southwest Tennessee (10/30/15)...10 rebounds vs. Hillsborough (11/5/15)...10 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks vs. Georgia Highlands (11/13/15)...11 points vs. Miami Dade (11/27/15)...12 points vs. Central Georgia Tech (12/29/15)...16 points and 13 rebounds vs. Gulf Coast State (1/6/16)...10 rebounds vs. Chipola (1/9/16)...11 points vs. Chipola (1/26/16)...12 points vs. Chipola (2/13/16)...17 points on 8-of-10 shooting vs. Daytona State (3/4/16) in Region 8 Semifinals...14 points on 6-of-8 shooting vs. Northwest Florida State (3/5/16) in Region 8 Championship Game...an honors student.

High School: Graduated from Saint Maarten Academy...was High School Senior Athlete of the Year.

Personal: From Philipsburg, Saint Maarten…an honors student at TCC...given name is Shemar...son of Alberto and Eeurtha Bute...born on September 15...plans to major in accounting.


Getting to Know Deion Bute

Favorite TV show: The Walking Dead, Empire...Favorite movie: Resident Evil...Favorite entertainer: J. Cole (music), Trevor Noah (comedian)...Favorite music genre: Rap, R&B...In my spare time I like to: Sleep and eat...If I could visit any place in the world it would be: Dubai...If I auditioned for American Idol, I would sing: "Emancipation Song" by Bob Marley...One thing people don't know me: My birthmark runs from my knee to my back...If I could have any superpower it would be: The ability to travel back in time...Person I admire the most: My brother...Favorite food: Shrimp & BBQ ribs...One food I absolutely will not touch: Eggs...Best place to eat in Tallahassee: Wells Brothers...If it's up to me to prepare my own meal I'm making: Fries, mixed vegetables, pork chops...To get ready for a game I like to: Warm up an hour before...My dream job would be: Professional basketball player...Favorite athlete: Lamarcus Aldridge...Favorite professional sports team: Portland TrailBlazers, Boston Celtics, New England Patriots...My most memorable moment as an athlete: Becoming a TCC Eagle.

plans to study accounting…likes to eat and sleep in his spare time…favorite TV show is The Walking Dead…loves to listen to Rap and R&B music.

Recent Games
Feb 4 at Northwest Florida State College L, 84-77
Feb 11 at Pensacola State College W, 60-56
Feb 14 Gulf Coast State College W, 80-71
Feb 18 at Chipola College L, 77-65
Feb 25 Northwest Florida State College L, 64-59
Mar 9 vs. St. Petersburg College L, 66-60
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 12
Games started 28 10
Minutes 682 250
Minutes per game 22.7 20.8
FG 96-180 25-57
FG Pct 53.3 43.9
3PT 0-1 0-1
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 54-92 12-23
FT Pct 58.7 52.2
Off rebounds 99 32
Def rebounds 128 39
Total rebounds 227 71
Rebounds per game 7.6 5.9
Personal fouls 87 32
Disqualifications 2 2
Assists 22 6
Turnovers 51 15
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.4
Steals 13 5
Blocks 45 7
Points 246 62
Points per game 8.2 5.2
Points per 40 min 14.4 9.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 1 Southeastern Jamboree   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Faith Baptist Christian Academy W, 69-59 1 25 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 10
Nov 4 Atlanta Metropolitan College W, 72-62 1 25 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 16
Nov 5 South Georgia Technical College W, 84-57 1 15 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 6
Nov 8 at Albany Technical College W, 85-59 1 28 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Nov 15 Santa Fe College W, 75-59 1 23 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 18 vs. Combine Academy W, 104-43 1 20 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 5-9 55.6 15
Nov 19 vs. Red Devils Basketball Academy W, 101-28 1 20 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 13
Nov 21 at Hillsborough Community College W, 79-67 1 26 6-8 75.0 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 16
Nov 29 Hillsborough Community College W, 82-57 1 19 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 11
Dec 1 Albany Technical College W, 90-60 1 20 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 7
Dec 3 at St. Petersburg College W, 65-60 1 32 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 10
Dec 5 at South Georgia Technical College W, 75-71 1 34 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 14
Dec 10 vs. Palm Beach State College W, 84-69 1 33 7-8 87.5 0-0 - 2-6 33.3 16
Dec 11 vs. Daytona State College L, 85-80 1 28 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Dec 13 Red Devils Basketball Academy W, 119-56 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 St. Petersburg College W, 92-72 1 24 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 8
Dec 29 Three Rivers College W, 88-80 1 25 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Dec 30 Northeast Mississippi Community College W, 85-49 1 19 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 7 at Pensacola State College W, 79-62 1 23 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Jan 10 Gulf Coast State College W, 73-59 - 24 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 14 at Chipola College W, 74-73 1 14 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 21 Northwest Florida State College L, 78-76 1 22 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 9
Jan 24 Pensacola State College W, 63-45 1 17 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 6
Jan 28 at Gulf Coast State College W, 73-53 1 29 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 31 Chipola College L, 86-78 1 17 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 2
Feb 4 at Northwest Florida State College L, 84-77 - 17 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Feb 11 at Pensacola State College W, 60-56 1 20 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Feb 14 Gulf Coast State College W, 80-71 1 25 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 9
Feb 18 at Chipola College L, 77-65 1 20 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 4
Feb 25 Northwest Florida State College L, 64-59 1 22 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 8
Mar 9 vs. St. Petersburg College L, 66-60 1 16 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 1 Southeastern Jamboree   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Faith Baptist Christian Academy W, 69-59 1 25 10 6 16 2 2 1.0 0 5 4 -
Nov 4 Atlanta Metropolitan College W, 72-62 1 25 8 5 13 1 4 0.3 1 1 4 -
Nov 5 South Georgia Technical College W, 84-57 1 15 2 3 5 0 0 - 0 2 1 -
Nov 8 at Albany Technical College W, 85-59 1 28 2 7 9 2 5 0.4 1 2 3 -
Nov 15 Santa Fe College W, 75-59 1 23 3 2 5 2 3 0.7 0 3 3 -
Nov 18 vs. Combine Academy W, 104-43 1 20 5 4 9 0 1 0.0 1 4 1 -
Nov 19 vs. Red Devils Basketball Academy W, 101-28 1 20 3 3 6 0 0 - 0 3 4 -
Nov 21 at Hillsborough Community College W, 79-67 1 26 2 5 7 2 0 - 0 4 2 -
Nov 29 Hillsborough Community College W, 82-57 1 19 5 5 10 0 4 0.0 1 0 4 -
Dec 1 Albany Technical College W, 90-60 1 20 3 6 9 0 4 0.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 3 at St. Petersburg College W, 65-60 1 32 1 6 7 3 3 1.0 0 1 4 -
Dec 5 at South Georgia Technical College W, 75-71 1 34 3 8 11 1 2 0.5 1 2 2 -
Dec 10 vs. Palm Beach State College W, 84-69 1 33 3 7 10 1 2 0.5 0 1 4 -
Dec 11 vs. Daytona State College L, 85-80 1 28 4 3 7 0 2 0.0 0 2 1 -
Dec 13 Red Devils Basketball Academy W, 119-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 St. Petersburg College W, 92-72 1 24 2 7 9 0 1 0.0 1 2 4 -
Dec 29 Three Rivers College W, 88-80 1 25 5 2 7 0 1 0.0 1 1 5 0
Dec 30 Northeast Mississippi Community College W, 85-49 1 19 4 6 10 2 1 2.0 0 4 4 -
Jan 7 at Pensacola State College W, 79-62 1 23 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 -
Jan 10 Gulf Coast State College W, 73-59 - 24 4 2 6 0 5 0.0 0 0 4 -
Jan 14 at Chipola College W, 74-73 1 14 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 2 2 2 -
Jan 21 Northwest Florida State College L, 78-76 1 22 5 1 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 24 Pensacola State College W, 63-45 1 17 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 28 at Gulf Coast State College W, 73-53 1 29 5 6 11 0 1 0.0 0 2 1 -
Jan 31 Chipola College L, 86-78 1 17 0 1 1 2 0 - 0 1 5 1
Feb 4 at Northwest Florida State College L, 84-77 - 17 4 3 7 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 11 at Pensacola State College W, 60-56 1 20 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 14 Gulf Coast State College W, 80-71 1 25 6 5 11 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 18 at Chipola College L, 77-65 1 20 2 6 8 0 0 - 1 1 3 -
Feb 25 Northwest Florida State College L, 64-59 1 22 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 1 0 4 -
Mar 9 vs. St. Petersburg College L, 66-60 1 16 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 31 22 21.6 3.0-5.3 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.6-2.8 58.6 7.6
2016-17 30 28 22.7 3.2-6.0 53.3 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.8-3.1 58.7 8.2
Total 61 50 22.2 3.1-5.6 55.1 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.7-2.9 58.7 7.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 31 22 670 93-163 57.1 0-0 - 51-87 58.6 237
2016-17 30 28 682 96-180 53.3 0-1 0.0 54-92 58.7 246
Total 61 50 1352 189-343 55.1 0-1 0.0 105-179 58.7 483
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 31 22 21.6 5.6-9.7 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-5.2 58.6 14.1
2016-17 30 28 22.7 5.6-10.6 53.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.2-5.4 58.7 14.4
Total 61 50 22.2 5.6-10.1 55.1 0.0-0.0 0.0 3.1-5.3 58.7 14.3
  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 31 22 21.6 2.3 3.4 5.6 3.3 0.2 0.5 1.7 0.3 0.4 2.0
2016-17 30 28 22.7 3.3 4.3 7.6 2.9 0.1 0.7 1.7 0.4 0.4 1.5
Total 61 50 22.2 2.8 3.8 6.6 3.1 0.1 0.6 1.7 0.4 0.4 1.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 31 22 670 70 105 175 101 6 15 54 0.3 11 62
2016-17 30 28 682 99 128 227 87 2 22 51 0.4 13 45
Total 61 50 1352 169 233 402 188 8 37 105 0.4 24 107
  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 31 22 21.6 4.2 6.3 10.4 6.0 0.4 0.9 3.2 0.3 0.7 3.7
2016-17 30 28 22.7 5.8 7.5 13.3 5.1 0.1 1.3 3.0 0.4 0.8 2.6
Total 61 50 22.2 5.0 6.9 11.9 5.6 0.2 1.1 3.1 0.4 0.7 3.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 28 22.7 3.2-6.0 53.3 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.8-3.1 58.7 8.2
Conference 12 10 20.8 2.1-4.8 43.9 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.0-1.9 52.2 5.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 14 21.5 2.9-5.9 49.4 0.0-0.0 - 1.9-3.3 57.1 7.7
Away 10 9 24.3 3.1-6.3 49.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.3-2.0 65.0 7.5
Neutral 5 5 23.4 4.2-5.6 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.6-4.6 56.5 11.0
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Wins 23 22 23.5 3.5-6.7 52.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-3.4 60.3 9.0
Losses 7 6 20.3 2.3-3.9 59.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 5.6
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November 9 9 22.3 4.2-7.8 54.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.8-4.6 61.0 11.2
December 8 8 26.9 4.0-6.5 61.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-3.0 58.3 9.8
January 7 6 20.9 1.7-4.6 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.9-1.7 50.0 4.3
February 5 4 20.8 2.6-5.0 52.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.2-2.2 54.5 6.4
March 1 1 16.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-4.0 75.0 5.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 28 682 96-180 53.3 0-1 0.0 54-92 58.7 246
Conference 12 10 250 25-57 43.9 0-1 0.0 12-23 52.2 62
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 15 14 322 44-89 49.4 0-0 - 28-49 57.1 116
Away 10 9 243 31-63 49.2 0-1 0.0 13-20 65.0 75
Neutral 5 5 117 21-28 75.0 0-0 - 13-23 56.5 55
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Wins 23 22 540 80-153 52.3 0-0 - 47-78 60.3 207
Losses 7 6 142 16-27 59.3 0-1 0.0 7-14 50.0 39
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November 9 9 201 38-70 54.3 0-0 - 25-41 61.0 101
December 8 8 215 32-52 61.5 0-0 - 14-24 58.3 78
January 7 6 146 12-32 37.5 0-0 - 6-12 50.0 30
February 5 4 104 13-25 52.0 0-1 0.0 6-11 54.5 32
March 1 1 16 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 28 22.7 5.6-10.6 53.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.2-5.4 58.7 14.4
Conference 12 10 20.8 4.0-9.1 43.9 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.9-3.7 52.2 9.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 14 21.5 5.5-11.0 49.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-6.1 57.1 14.4
Away 10 9 24.3 5.1-10.4 49.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.1-3.3 65.0 12.3
Neutral 5 5 23.4 7.2-9.6 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.4-7.9 56.5 18.8
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Wins 23 22 23.5 5.9-11.3 52.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-5.8 60.3 15.3
Losses 7 6 20.3 4.5-7.6 59.3 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.0-3.9 50.0 11.0
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November 9 9 22.3 7.6-13.9 54.3 0.0-0.0 - 5.0-8.2 61.0 20.1
December 8 8 26.9 5.9-9.7 61.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.6-4.5 58.3 14.5
January 7 6 20.9 3.3-8.8 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.6-3.3 50.0 8.2
February 5 4 20.8 5.0-9.6 52.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.3-4.2 54.5 12.3
March 1 1 16.0 2.5-2.5 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 7.5-10.0 75.0 12.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 28 22.7 3.3 4.3 7.6 2.9 0.1 0.7 1.7 0.4 0.4 1.5
Conference 12 10 20.8 2.7 3.3 5.9 2.7 0.2 0.5 1.3 0.4 0.4 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 14 21.5 3.9 3.9 7.7 3.2 0.1 0.8 1.9 0.4 0.4 1.3
Away 10 9 24.3 2.4 4.9 7.3 2.6 0.1 0.9 1.6 0.6 0.6 1.5
Neutral 5 5 23.4 3.4 4.2 7.6 2.6 - 0.2 1.2 0.2 0.2 2.2
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Wins 23 22 23.5 3.5 4.6 8.1 2.9 0.0 0.8 1.9 0.4 0.4 1.7
Losses 7 6 20.3 2.6 3.1 5.7 2.9 0.1 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.7
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November 9 9 22.3 4.4 4.4 8.9 2.9 - 1.0 2.1 0.5 0.4 2.7
December 8 8 26.9 3.1 5.6 8.8 3.3 0.0 0.9 2.0 0.4 0.5 1.6
January 7 6 20.9 2.6 2.4 5.0 2.3 0.1 0.6 1.4 0.4 0.3 0.9
February 5 4 20.8 2.8 4.4 7.2 3.2 0.2 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.6 0.2
March 1 1 16.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 3.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 28 682 99 128 227 87 2 22 51 0.4 13 45
Conference 12 10 250 32 39 71 32 2 6 15 0.4 5 7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 14 322 58 58 116 48 1 12 29 0.4 6 19
Away 10 9 243 24 49 73 26 1 9 16 0.6 6 15
Neutral 5 5 117 17 21 38 13 - 1 6 0.2 1 11
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Wins 23 22 540 81 106 187 67 1 19 44 0.4 10 40
Losses 7 6 142 18 22 40 20 1 3 7 0.4 3 5
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November 9 9 201 40 40 80 26 - 9 19 0.5 4 24
December 8 8 215 25 45 70 26 0 7 16 0.4 4 13
January 7 6 146 18 17 35 16 1 4 10 0.4 2 6
February 5 4 104 14 22 36 16 1 2 5 0.4 3 1
March 1 1 16 2 4 6 3 - 0 1 0.0 0 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 30 28 22.7 5.8 7.5 13.3 5.1 0.1 1.3 3.0 0.4 0.8 2.6
Conference 12 10 20.8 5.1 6.2 11.4 5.1 0.3 1.0 2.4 0.4 0.8 1.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 14 21.5 7.2 7.2 14.4 6.0 0.1 1.5 3.6 0.4 0.7 2.4
Away 10 9 24.3 4.0 8.1 12.0 4.3 0.2 1.5 2.6 0.6 1.0 2.5
Neutral 5 5 23.4 5.8 7.2 13.0 4.4 0.0 0.3 2.1 0.2 0.3 3.8
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Wins 23 22 23.5 6.0 7.8 13.8 5.0 0.1 1.4 3.3 0.4 0.7 3.0
Losses 7 6 20.3 5.1 6.2 11.3 5.6 0.3 0.8 2.0 0.4 0.8 1.4
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November 9 9 22.3 8.0 8.0 15.9 5.2 0.0 1.8 3.8 0.5 0.8 4.8
December 8 8 26.9 4.6 8.4 13.0 4.8 0.0 1.3 3.0 0.4 0.7 2.4
January 7 6 20.9 4.9 4.7 9.6 4.4 0.3 1.1 2.7 0.4 0.5 1.6
February 5 4 20.8 5.4 8.5 13.8 6.2 0.4 0.8 1.9 0.4 1.2 0.4
March 1 1 16.0 5.0 10.0 15.0 7.5 0.0 0.0 2.5 0.0 0.0 2.5