Daniel Hamilton was the top finisher for the Huskies in the 3.1 mile race around campus
Napier scores 17 in second half to carry Huskies to victory.
Shabazz Napier scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.
UConn guards Ryan Boatright and Shabazz Napier each tally double-figures in the loss
Upon vs ECU (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Georgetown (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Tulane (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Memphis (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs UMass Lowell (photo by Stephen Slade)
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.