21 Mason Forbes
21 - Mason Forbes
Height: 6-8
Weight: 200
Year: Fr
Hometown: Folsom, Calif.
High School: Folsom
Position: F

Career Highs
Points
 9, at Columbia 3/9/19
FG 4, at Columbia 3/9/19
FGA 5, vs. George Washington 12/22/18
FT 2, at NC State 3/24/19
FTA 2, five times
Rebounds 6, vs. George Washington 12/22/18
Assists 1, twice
Blocks 1, four times
Steals 1, three times
Minutes 24, at Yale 2/23/19

First-Year (2018-19):
Appeared in 21 games with two starts … Averaged 2.4 points and 1.0 rebounds per game, shooting 68.8 percent from the field … Tallied five points in Harvard’s win at Saint Mary’s (Nov. 24) … Scored six points with a career-high six rebounds against George Washington (Dec. 22) … Scored a career-high nine points, including a 4-for-4 mark from the field, with three rebounds at Columbia (March 9) … Helped Harvard to its second-straight Ivy League Championship, its seventh in nine seasons, and a berth in the NIT for the second-consecutive season.

Before Harvard
Four-year letterwinner and three-year starter for Folsom … Played for Oakland Soldiers on Nike EYBL Circuit … 2017 Nike EYBL Peach Jam Champion … Two-time Folsom team captain from 2016-18 … 2017-18 All-NorCal, all-city and all-league first team, SFL League MVP … 2016-17 all-city and all-league first team … 2015-16 all-city honorable mention, all-league second team … Led team to Sierra Foothill League Championship three times, with 103 total wins over four seasons … Father, Sterling Forbes Jr., played at Texas State and professionally in Argentina and with the Harlem Globetrotters … Grandfather, Sterling Forbes Sr., was an All-America selection for Pepperdine, a 1960 draft pick of the Los Angeles Lakers, and spent three years with the Harlem Globetrotters.

Mason Forbes with Cornell Brooks, former president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and current Professor of the Practice of Public Leadership and Social Justice at the Harvard Kennedy School. Mason and Professor Brooks spoke about Mason’s family background, and about the role of student-athletes in promoting political and social causes. 

 

Recent Games
Mar 8 at Cornell L, 72-59
Mar 9 at Columbia W, 83-81
Mar 16 vs. Penn W, 66-58
Mar 17 vs. Yale L, 97-85
Mar 20 at Georgetown W, 71-68
Mar 24 at NC State L, 78-77
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 7
Games started 2 1
Minutes 179 68
Minutes per game 8.5 9.7
FG 22-32 11-15
FG Pct 68.8 73.3
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 6-12 2-3
FT Pct 50.0 66.7
Off rebounds 8 1
Def rebounds 13 6
Total rebounds 21 7
Rebounds per game 1.0 1.0
Personal fouls 18 7
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 2 0
Turnovers 10 3
Assist to turnover ratio 0.2 0.0
Steals 3 0
Blocks 4 1
Points 50 24
Points per game 2.4 3.4
Points per 40 min 11.2 14.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 13 Crimson Madness   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 MIT W, 78-66 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 9 Northeastern L, 81-71 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 at Massachusetts W, 74-71 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 16 at Rhode Island L, 76-74 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at San Francisco L, 61-57 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at St. Mary's (Cal.) W, 74-68 - 13 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Nov 28 Holy Cross W, 73-62 - 12 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 1 at Siena L, 67-64 - 9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 8 at Vermont L, 71-65 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 22 George Washington W, 75-61 1 22 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 6
Dec 29 vs. Mercer W, 71-67 - 10 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Jan 2 at No. 15/15 North Carolina L, 77-57 - 19 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 6 McGill   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Dartmouth L, 81-63 - 11 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 5
Jan 21 at Howard W, 84-71 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 26 Dartmouth W, 64-59 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Yale W, 65-49 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Brown W, 68-47 - 3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 8 Columbia W, 98-96 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Cornell L, 67-61 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Princeton W, 78-69 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Penn W, 75-68 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Brown L, 88-79 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Yale W, 88-86 1 24 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Mar 1 Penn W, 59-53 - 13 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Mar 2 Princeton W, 66-58 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 8 at Cornell L, 72-59 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 9 at Columbia W, 83-81 - 13 4-4 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 9
Mar 16 vs. Penn W, 66-58 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 17 vs. Yale L, 97-85 - 4 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 20 at Georgetown W, 71-68 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 24 at NC State L, 78-77 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 13 Crimson Madness   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 MIT W, 78-66 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 9 Northeastern L, 81-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 at Massachusetts W, 74-71 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Nov 16 at Rhode Island L, 76-74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at San Francisco L, 61-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at St. Mary's (Cal.) W, 74-68 - 13 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 0 1 1 -
Nov 28 Holy Cross W, 73-62 - 12 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 1 at Siena L, 67-64 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Dec 8 at Vermont L, 71-65 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 -
Dec 22 George Washington W, 75-61 1 22 4 2 6 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 29 vs. Mercer W, 71-67 - 10 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 2 at No. 15/15 North Carolina L, 77-57 - 19 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 6 McGill   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Dartmouth L, 81-63 - 11 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 21 at Howard W, 84-71 - 3 0 1 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 26 Dartmouth W, 64-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Yale W, 65-49 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Brown W, 68-47 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 8 Columbia W, 98-96 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Cornell L, 67-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Princeton W, 78-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Penn W, 75-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Brown L, 88-79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Yale W, 88-86 1 24 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Mar 1 Penn W, 59-53 - 13 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Mar 2 Princeton W, 66-58 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 8 at Cornell L, 72-59 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 9 at Columbia W, 83-81 - 13 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Mar 16 vs. Penn W, 66-58 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 17 vs. Yale L, 97-85 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Mar 20 at Georgetown W, 71-68 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 1 0 0
Mar 24 at NC State L, 78-77 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 21 2 8.5 1.0-1.5 68.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.6 50.0 2.4
2019-20 8 - 7.0 0.9-1.5 58.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.4-1.1 33.3 2.1
Total 29 2 8.1 1.0-1.5 65.9 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.3-0.7 42.9 2.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 21 2 179 22-32 68.8 0-0 - 6-12 50.0 50
2019-20 8 - 56 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 3-9 33.3 17
Total 29 2 235 29-44 65.9 0-1 0.0 9-21 42.9 67
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 21 2 8.5 4.9-7.2 68.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-2.7 50.0 11.2
2019-20 8 - 7.0 5.0-8.6 58.3 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.1-6.4 33.3 12.1
Total 29 2 8.1 4.9-7.5 65.9 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.5-3.6 42.9 11.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 21 2 8.5 0.4 0.6 1.0 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.2
2019-20 8 - 7.0 1.1 0.3 1.4 0.4 - 0.1 0.0 - 0.3 0.4
Total 29 2 8.1 0.6 0.5 1.1 0.7 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 21 2 179 8 13 21 18 0 2 10 0.2 3 4
2019-20 8 - 56 9 2 11 3 - 1 0 - 2 3
Total 29 2 235 17 15 32 21 0 3 10 0.3 5 7
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 21 2 8.5 1.8 2.9 4.7 4.0 0.0 0.4 2.2 0.2 0.7 0.9
2019-20 8 - 7.0 6.4 1.4 7.9 2.1 0.0 0.7 0.0 - 1.4 2.1
Total 29 2 8.1 2.9 2.6 5.4 3.6 0.0 0.5 1.7 0.3 0.9 1.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 21 2 8.5 1.0-1.5 68.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.6 50.0 2.4
Conference 7 1 9.7 1.6-2.1 73.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.4 66.7 3.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 1 8.8 1.2-1.7 70.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.3
Away 12 1 9.1 1.1-1.6 68.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.8 66.7 2.7
Neutral 3 - 5.7 0.7-1.0 66.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.3
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Wins 14 2 8.9 1.1-1.6 69.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.5 28.6 2.4
Losses 7 - 7.7 0.9-1.3 66.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-0.7 80.0 2.3
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November 4 - 7.0 0.8-0.8 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.5 50.0 1.8
December 4 1 11.5 1.2-2.0 62.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.8 0.0 2.5
January 3 - 11.0 1.3-2.0 66.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.7-1.0 66.7 3.3
February 2 1 13.5 1.5-3.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
March 8 - 5.6 0.9-1.1 77.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.5 75.0 2.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 21 2 179 22-32 68.8 0-0 - 6-12 50.0 50
Conference 7 1 68 11-15 73.3 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 24
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 6 1 53 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 14
Away 12 1 109 13-19 68.4 0-0 - 6-9 66.7 32
Neutral 3 - 17 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 4
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Wins 14 2 125 16-23 69.6 0-0 - 2-7 28.6 34
Losses 7 - 54 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 16
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November 4 - 28 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
December 4 1 46 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 10
January 3 - 33 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 10
February 2 1 27 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
March 8 - 45 7-9 77.8 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 17
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 21 2 8.5 4.9-7.2 68.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-2.7 50.0 11.2
Conference 7 1 9.7 6.5-8.8 73.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-1.8 66.7 14.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 1 8.8 5.3-7.5 70.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-1.5 0.0 10.6
Away 12 1 9.1 4.8-7.0 68.4 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.3 66.7 11.7
Neutral 3 - 5.7 4.7-7.1 66.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-2.4 0.0 9.4
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Wins 14 2 8.9 5.1-7.4 69.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-2.2 28.6 10.9
Losses 7 - 7.7 4.4-6.7 66.7 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-3.7 80.0 11.9
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November 4 - 7.0 4.3-4.3 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.4-2.9 50.0 10.0
December 4 1 11.5 4.3-7.0 62.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-2.6 0.0 8.7
January 3 - 11.0 4.8-7.3 66.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-3.6 66.7 12.1
February 2 1 13.5 4.4-8.9 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 8.9
March 8 - 5.6 6.2-8.0 77.8 0.0-0.0 - 2.7-3.6 75.0 15.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 21 2 8.5 0.4 0.6 1.0 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.2
Conference 7 1 9.7 0.1 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 1 8.8 0.7 0.5 1.2 1.5 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.0
Away 12 1 9.1 0.3 0.7 1.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.1 0.3
Neutral 3 - 5.7 0.0 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
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Wins 14 2 8.9 0.5 0.9 1.4 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.2
Losses 7 - 7.7 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
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November 4 - 7.0 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.8 - 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.3 0.3
December 4 1 11.5 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.5 - 0.5 0.3 2.0 0.5 0.3
January 3 - 11.0 0.3 0.7 1.0 0.7 - 0.0 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
February 2 1 13.5 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.5
March 8 - 5.6 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 21 2 179 8 13 21 18 0 2 10 0.2 3 4
Conference 7 1 68 1 6 7 7 0 0 3 0.0 0 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 1 53 4 3 7 9 0 1 2 0.5 2 0
Away 12 1 109 4 8 12 7 0 0 8 0.0 1 4
Neutral 3 - 17 0 2 2 2 0 1 0 - 0 0
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Wins 14 2 125 7 12 19 17 0 2 9 0.2 2 3
Losses 7 - 54 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0.0 1 1
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November 4 - 28 1 1 2 3 - 0 3 0.0 1 1
December 4 1 46 4 4 8 6 - 2 1 2.0 2 1
January 3 - 33 1 2 3 2 - 0 4 0.0 0 0
February 2 1 27 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 - 0 1
March 8 - 45 1 4 5 5 0 0 2 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 21 2 8.5 1.8 2.9 4.7 4.0 0.0 0.4 2.2 0.2 0.7 0.9
Conference 7 1 9.7 0.6 3.5 4.1 4.1 0.0 0.0 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 1 8.8 3.0 2.3 5.3 6.8 0.0 0.8 1.5 0.5 1.5 0.0
Away 12 1 9.1 1.5 2.9 4.4 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.9 0.0 0.4 1.5
Neutral 3 - 5.7 0.0 4.7 4.7 4.7 0.0 2.4 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
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Wins 14 2 8.9 2.2 3.8 6.1 5.4 0.0 0.6 2.9 0.2 0.6 1.0
Losses 7 - 7.7 0.7 0.7 1.5 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.7
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November 4 - 7.0 1.4 1.4 2.9 4.3 0.0 0.0 4.3 0.0 1.4 1.4
December 4 1 11.5 3.5 3.5 7.0 5.2 0.0 1.7 0.9 2.0 1.7 0.9
January 3 - 11.0 1.2 2.4 3.6 2.4 0.0 0.0 4.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
February 2 1 13.5 1.5 3.0 4.4 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 1.5
March 8 - 5.6 0.9 3.6 4.4 4.4 0.0 0.0 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.9