Terance Mann

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Terance Mann
Terance Mann.jpg
Mann at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament in April 2019.
No. 14 – Los Angeles Clippers
PositionSmall forward
Personal information
Born (1996-10-18) October 18, 1996 (age 22)
Brooklyn, New York
Listed height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High schoolTilton School
(Tilton, New Hampshire)
CollegeFlorida State (2015–2019)
NBA draft2019 / Round: 2 / Pick: 48th overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Clippers
Playing career2019–present
Career history
2019–presentLos Angeles Clippers
Stats at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Terance Mann (born October 18, 1996) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Florida State Seminoles.

Early life and high school career[edit]

Mann was born in Brooklyn, New York but grew up in Lowell, Massachusetts.[1] Mann is the son of Daynia La-Force, who coaches women's basketball at Rhode Island.[2] He played for the Tilton School in New Hampshire. At Tilton School, he averaged 23.1 points and 7.8 rebounds per game as a senior. He led the school to a 31-5 record and the New England Preparatory School Athletic Conference Class AA championship. Mann was a First Team All-NEPSAC selection.[3] Mann was a four-star recruit and signed with Florida State, turning down offers from Indiana, Boston College, Iowa, Maryland, Florida and West Virginia[1]

College career[edit]

As a freshman, Mann averaged 5.2 points and 17 minutes per game playing behind Malik Beasley and Dwayne Bacon. He was named a captain as a sophomore and posted 8.4 points and 4.5 rebounds per game.[4] Mann came down with a torn abdominal and groin muscle in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament and was limited as the Seminoles reached the Elite Eight.[5]

Mann posted 12.6 points, 5.4 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game as a junior.[6] As a senior, Mann averaged 11.4 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. He led the team to a 29-8 record and the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Tournament.[7] He finished his career as the third player in school history with over 1,200 points, 600 rebounds, 200 assists and 100 steals.[4]

Professional career[edit]

Mann was drafted with the 48th pick of the 2019 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. He played for the Clippers during the 2019 NBA Summer League season, scoring five points, nine rebounds, and four assists in his debut against the Los Angeles Lakers.[8] He followed this performance with six points, four assists, and a team high 14 rebounds in a loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.[9] In his third game during summer league, he flirted with a triple-double in a win against the Washington Wizards scoring 15 points, grabbing 11 boards, and dishing out nine assists.[10]

Career statistics[edit]

  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high


2015–16 Florida State 34 0 17.0 .584 .308 .458 3.7 .9 .6 .2 5.2
2016–17 Florida State 35 34 25.0 .576 .304 .663 4.5 1.7 1.0 .2 8.4
2017–18 Florida State 34 31 29.2 .568 .250 .655 5.4 2.6 .9 .3 12.6
2018–19 Florida State 37 36 31.7 .505 .390 .790 6.5 2.5 .7 .3 11.4
Career 140 101 25.9 .552 .327 .670 5.1 1.9 .8 .2 9.4


  1. ^ a b Langone, Matt. "Lowell native Mann stars for Florida State". Lowell Sun. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  2. ^ Deen, Safid (November 11, 2017). "FSU forward Terance Mann credits mother for turning him into strong leader, floor coach". Orlando Sentinel. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  3. ^ "New Hampshire Boys Basketball POY: Terance Mann". USA Today. March 20, 2015. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  4. ^ a b Weiler, Curt (March 4, 2019). "The evolution of Florida State 'stat stuffer' Terance Mann". Tallahassee Democrat. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  5. ^ Holton, Brooks (December 6, 2018). "Terance Mann: 3 things to know about Florida State basketball's senior guard". Tallahassee Democrat. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  6. ^ Keel, Fletcher (June 28, 2018). "Fans: Mann most likely to get drafted in 2019 NBA Draft". WCTV. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  7. ^ McGahee, Wayne (March 29, 2019). "What will Florida State men's basketball look like next season?". Tallahassee Democrat. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  8. ^ https://www.nba.com/clippers/summer-league-recap-clippers-vs-lakers
  9. ^ https://www.nba.com/clippers/summer-league-recap-clippers-vs-grizzlies
  10. ^ https://www.cbssports.com/fantasy/basketball/news/clippers-terance-mann-records-near-triple-double/

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