While at UConn: Has averaged 2.2 points and 2.1 rebounds in 97 career games at UConn… Has made 30 career starts for the Huskies… Played a career-high 14. 7 minutes per game in his junior season… Saw improvement in his scoring, rebounding and free throw percentage from his freshman to sophomore seasons... Made some solid contributions as a freshman and showed much improvement, especially toward the end of the season.
As a Junior in 2014-15: Saw time in 34 of Connecticut’s 35 games, averaging 1.5 points and 1.9 rebounds a contest... Made his first start of the season against Tulane (2/22) and totaled 10 starts on the year... Recorded a career-high three steals against USF (1/25) after entering the game with zero steals on the year...Tallied a career-best three blocks against Memphis (3/5)... Matched a career-high with seven rebounds in the American Athletic First Round against USF (3/12)… Finished first on the team with 21 charges drawn and second on the team with 14 blocks.
As a Sophomore in 2013-14: Appeared in all of UConn’s 40 games, starting 19 and all six of UConn’s NCAA Tournament games, averaging a career-best 3.3 points and 2.4 rebounds per contest... Averaged 2.0 points and 1.8 rebounds in the NCAA Tournament... Grabbed four rebounds in UConn’s Elite Eight victory over Michigan State (3/30)... Recorded double-digit points totals in three games... Scored a career-high 11 points and made a career-best five field goals against Eastern Washington (12/28)... Shot a career-best 77.5 percent from the free throw line... Made all seven of his free throws against Eastern Washington (12/28)... Was third on the team in field goal percentage (52.6)... Tied a career-high with seven rebounds against Houston (1/30).
As a Freshman in 2012-13: Appeared in 23 games and started one, averaging 1.4 points and 2.1 rebounds per game... Made first career-start against Providence and played a career-high 34 minutes... Over last three games of the season, averaged 28.0 minutes, 4.0 points, and 6.3 rebounds per game... Set career-highs with eight points and seven boards at Cincinnati... Pulled down five rebounds against No. 6 Syracuse... Finished with six points and five rebounds in just eight minutes against Quinnipiac in the Paradise Jam.
Before UConn: Attended Riverside University High School in Milwaukee... Third Team All-City pick after his sophomore year at Milwaukee Vincent High School, then spent a year at St. Benedict’s (Newark, N.J.), before returning home... Playing an abbreviated schedule at Riverside in 2011-12, Nolan averaged 16.7 points, 9.4 rebounds, 3.0 blocks, and 2.3 assists per game, while shooting 63.3 percent from the field.
Personal Information: Phillip Dequan Nolan... Born November 3, 1993... Son of Phillip Nolan and Bridget Calloway... Has three brothers; Rodney, PJ and Marquis and four sisters; Alexus, Jade, Brittany and Marshy.