11 Matt Nester
11 - Matt Nester
Height: 5-11
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: St. Louis University High
Position: G
gp 21
pts/g 6.8
fg % 34.5
3pt % 32.7
ft % 73.3
reb/g 2.5
a/g 2.3

2019-20: CoSIDA Academic All-District ... Academic all-UAA.

2018-19: Second-Team all-UAA ... Nicholas Investments Thanksgiving Classic All-Tournament Team ... Third in UAA in 3FG% (.429), fifth in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.1) and sixth in assists (3.6) and three-point field goals made (57) ... Scored career-high 22 points on six three-pointers in 73-54 win vs. NYU (2/16) … Dished out career-high nine assist in 83-54 win vs. Fontbonne (12/11) ... Had four or more assists in 14 games ... Google Cloud Academic All-District ... NABC Honors Court ... Academic all-UAA.

2017-18: Saw action in all 26 games off the bench ... Averaged 3.9 points and 1.8 assists per game ... Shot 43.1 percent (25-of-58) from three-point range ... Recorded a 3.69 assist-to-turnover ratio (48 assists, 13 turnovers) ... Scored career-high 15 points on 5-of-9 three-point shooting vs. Aurora in First Round of NCAA Tournament (3/2) ... Tied career-high with six assists vs. Case (2/16) ... Academic all-UAA.

2016-17: Appeared in 24 games as a reserved point guard ... Scored season-high six points and dished out three assists vs. Case Western Reserve (2/5) ... Recorded a career-high six assists vs. Fontbonne (12/6).

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at St. Louis University High School ... Served as team captain ... Averaged 13.2 points, 4.12 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 1.38 steals per game as a senior ... Shot 50.9% from the field and 50.3% from the three point line ... Number four in school history for career points (1,198) ... Helped lead team to a 21-10 record and third place in the state tournament as a senior ... Two-time Second team All-MCC ... First team All-District ... Hinck-Hereford Award. 

PERSONAL: Majoring in biology: neuroscience with a minor in anthropology: global health and the environment ... Son of Daniel and Nicole Nester.

Recent Games
Feb 16 Carnegie Mellon W, 99-68
Feb 21 at Brandeis W, 77-70
Feb 23 at New York W, 82-62
Feb 29 at Chicago L, 77-70
Mar 6 vs. Bethany Lutheran W, 102-68
Mar 7 at #7 Nebraska Wesleyan W, 79-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 9
Games started 19 7
Minutes 503 184
Minutes per game 24.0 20.4
FG 49-142 10-46
FG Pct 34.5 21.7
3PT 33-101 6-33
3PT Pct 32.7 18.2
FT 11-15 1-2
FT Pct 73.3 50.0
Off rebounds 6 2
Def rebounds 47 22
Total rebounds 53 24
Rebounds per game 2.5 2.7
Personal fouls 27 11
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 48 14
Turnovers 28 9
Assist to turnover ratio 1.7 1.6
Steals 17 9
Blocks 2 1
Points 142 27
Points per game 6.8 3.0
Points per 40 min 11.3 5.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 30 at Missouri St. L, 76-59 1 24 1-5 20.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 10 at Illinois College W, 85-76 1 31 5-10 50.0 4-8 50.0 3-4 75.0 17
Nov 15 at UW-Whitewater W, 90-86 1 30 3-4 75.0 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 9
Nov 16 at UW-Platteville L, 76-63 1 27 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
Nov 22 Coe W, 93-79 1 31 6-12 50.0 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 16
Nov 23 UW-Eau Claire W, 56-55 1 32 1-4 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 26 Webster W, 80-58 1 22 4-10 40.0 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 12
Dec 1 #17 Augustana (Ill.) W, 73-70 1 29 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 4 Rhodes W, 80-55 1 25 4-10 40.0 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 12
Dec 10 at Fontbonne W, 86-44 1 11 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 19 at #23 Illinois Wesleyan W, 97-88 1 29 3-13 23.1 1-9 11.1 5-7 71.4 12
Dec 31 at Millikin L, 63-61 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Chicago W, 66-65 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Case W, 88-66 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Carnegie Mellon W, 80-72 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 #24 Brandeis W, 70-60 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 New York W, 73-70 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 76-66 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 2 #8 Emory L, 80-67 - 15 3-8 37.5 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
Feb 7 at Rochester (N.Y.) W, 69-61 1 21 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 9 at #6 Emory L, 73-68 1 24 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 14 Case W, 77-71 1 22 1-4 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 16 Carnegie Mellon W, 99-68 1 23 1-7 14.3 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 3
Feb 21 at Brandeis W, 77-70 1 25 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 23 at New York W, 82-62 1 24 3-9 33.3 1-7 14.3 1-2 50.0 8
Feb 29 at Chicago L, 77-70 1 23 2-8 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 6 vs. Bethany Lutheran W, 102-68 1 28 6-10 60.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 14
Mar 7 at #7 Nebraska Wesleyan W, 79-58 1 24 1-9 11.1 1-8 12.5 0-0 - 3
Mar 13 at #11 North Central (Ill.)   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 30 at Missouri St. L, 76-59 1 24 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 0 1 -
Nov 10 at Illinois College W, 85-76 1 31 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 15 at UW-Whitewater W, 90-86 1 30 0 1 1 3 4 0.8 3 0 2 -
Nov 16 at UW-Platteville L, 76-63 1 27 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 22 Coe W, 93-79 1 31 1 4 5 3 1 3.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 23 UW-Eau Claire W, 56-55 1 32 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 0 1 1 -
Nov 26 Webster W, 80-58 1 22 0 3 3 6 2 3.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 1 #17 Augustana (Ill.) W, 73-70 1 29 1 0 1 4 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 4 Rhodes W, 80-55 1 25 0 4 4 3 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 10 at Fontbonne W, 86-44 1 11 0 4 4 2 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 19 at #23 Illinois Wesleyan W, 97-88 1 29 0 4 4 2 3 0.7 0 0 1 -
Dec 31 at Millikin L, 63-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Chicago W, 66-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Case W, 88-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Carnegie Mellon W, 80-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 #24 Brandeis W, 70-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 New York W, 73-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 76-66 - 7 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 2 #8 Emory L, 80-67 - 15 0 3 3 1 0 - 5 0 1 0
Feb 7 at Rochester (N.Y.) W, 69-61 1 21 0 3 3 2 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 9 at #6 Emory L, 73-68 1 24 0 1 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 14 Case W, 77-71 1 22 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 2 1 1 0
Feb 16 Carnegie Mellon W, 99-68 1 23 0 2 2 3 0 - 0 0 2 0
Feb 21 at Brandeis W, 77-70 1 25 0 4 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 23 at New York W, 82-62 1 24 0 3 3 3 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 29 at Chicago L, 77-70 1 23 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Mar 6 vs. Bethany Lutheran W, 102-68 1 28 2 0 2 2 2 1.0 2 0 2 -
Mar 7 at #7 Nebraska Wesleyan W, 79-58 1 24 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 0 3 -
Mar 13 at #11 North Central (Ill.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 24 - 7.7 0.4-1.2 30.0 0.3-0.8 38.9 0.2-0.4 60.0 1.3
2017-18 26 - 10.5 1.3-3.0 41.8 1.0-2.2 43.1 0.4-0.6 73.3 3.9
2018-19 25 25 30.0 3.7-8.0 46.7 2.3-5.3 42.9 1.0-1.2 82.8 10.7
2019-20 21 19 24.0 2.3-6.8 34.5 1.6-4.8 32.7 0.5-0.7 73.3 6.8
Total 96 44 17.8 1.9-4.7 40.9 1.3-3.2 39.4 0.5-0.7 75.4 5.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 24 - 185 9-30 30.0 7-18 38.9 6-10 60.0 31
2017-18 26 - 272 33-79 41.8 25-58 43.1 11-15 73.3 102
2018-19 25 25 749 93-199 46.7 57-133 42.9 24-29 82.8 267
2019-20 21 19 503 49-142 34.5 33-101 32.7 11-15 73.3 142
Total 96 44 1709 184-450 40.9 122-310 39.4 52-69 75.4 542
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 24 - 7.7 1.9-6.5 30.0 1.5-3.9 38.9 1.3-2.2 60.0 6.7
2017-18 26 - 10.5 4.9-11.6 41.8 3.7-8.5 43.1 1.6-2.2 73.3 15.0
2018-19 25 25 30.0 5.0-10.6 46.7 3.0-7.1 42.9 1.3-1.5 82.8 14.3
2019-20 21 19 24.0 3.9-11.3 34.5 2.6-8.0 32.7 0.9-1.2 73.3 11.3
Total 96 44 17.8 4.3-10.5 40.9 2.9-7.3 39.4 1.2-1.6 75.4 12.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 24 - 7.7 0.1 0.8 0.9 0.5 0.0 1.3 0.5 2.9 0.2 0.0
2017-18 26 - 10.5 0.3 1.1 1.4 0.9 0.0 1.8 0.5 3.7 0.5 0.0
2018-19 25 25 30.0 0.2 2.6 2.8 1.7 0.0 3.6 1.7 2.1 0.8 0.1
2019-20 21 19 24.0 0.3 2.2 2.5 1.3 0.0 2.3 1.3 1.7 0.8 0.1
Total 96 44 17.8 0.2 1.7 1.9 1.1 0.0 2.3 1.0 2.3 0.6 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 24 - 185 2 19 21 12 0 32 11 2.9 5 0
2017-18 26 - 272 7 29 36 24 0 48 13 3.7 13 1
2018-19 25 25 749 4 65 69 43 0 89 42 2.1 21 2
2019-20 21 19 503 6 47 53 27 0 48 28 1.7 17 2
Total 96 44 1709 19 160 179 106 0 217 94 2.3 56 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 24 - 7.7 0.4 4.1 4.5 2.6 0.0 6.9 2.4 2.9 1.1 0.0
2017-18 26 - 10.5 1.0 4.3 5.3 3.5 0.0 7.1 1.9 3.7 1.9 0.1
2018-19 25 25 30.0 0.2 3.5 3.7 2.3 0.0 4.8 2.2 2.1 1.1 0.1
2019-20 21 19 24.0 0.5 3.7 4.2 2.1 0.0 3.8 2.2 1.7 1.4 0.2
Total 96 44 17.8 0.4 3.7 4.2 2.5 0.0 5.1 2.2 2.3 1.3 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 21 19 24.0 2.3-6.8 34.5 1.6-4.8 32.7 0.5-0.7 73.3 6.8
Conference 9 7 20.4 1.1-5.1 21.7 0.7-3.7 18.2 0.1-0.2 50.0 3.0
Exhibition 1 1 24.0 1.0-5.0 20.0 1.0-5.0 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
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Home 9 7 22.9 2.3-6.6 35.6 2.0-5.1 39.1 0.0-0.0 - 6.7
Away 11 11 24.5 2.0-6.6 30.1 1.2-4.5 26.0 1.0-1.4 73.3 6.2
Neutral 1 1 28.0 6.0-10.0 60.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 14.0
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Wins 17 16 24.4 2.4-6.8 34.8 1.7-5.1 33.3 0.5-0.8 69.2 6.9
Losses 4 3 22.3 2.2-6.8 33.3 1.0-3.5 28.6 0.5-0.5 100.0 6.0
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November 6 6 28.8 3.8-8.0 47.9 2.8-5.3 53.1 0.8-1.0 83.3 11.3
December 4 4 23.5 2.2-7.2 31.0 1.8-5.8 30.4 1.2-1.8 71.4 7.5
January 1 - 7.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 8 7 22.1 1.2-5.8 21.7 0.8-4.1 18.2 0.1-0.2 50.0 3.4
March 2 2 26.0 3.5-9.5 36.8 1.5-6.5 23.1 0.0-0.0 - 8.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 21 19 503 49-142 34.5 33-101 32.7 11-15 73.3 142
Conference 9 7 184 10-46 21.7 6-33 18.2 1-2 50.0 27
Exhibition 1 1 24 1-5 20.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3
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Home 9 7 206 21-59 35.6 18-46 39.1 0-0 - 60
Away 11 11 269 22-73 30.1 13-50 26.0 11-15 73.3 68
Neutral 1 1 28 6-10 60.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 14
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Wins 17 16 414 40-115 34.8 29-87 33.3 9-13 69.2 118
Losses 4 3 89 9-27 33.3 4-14 28.6 2-2 100.0 24
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November 6 6 173 23-48 47.9 17-32 53.1 5-6 83.3 68
December 4 4 94 9-29 31.0 7-23 30.4 5-7 71.4 30
January 1 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
February 8 7 177 10-46 21.7 6-33 18.2 1-2 50.0 27
March 2 2 52 7-19 36.8 3-13 23.1 0-0 - 17
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 21 19 24.0 3.9-11.3 34.5 2.6-8.0 32.7 0.9-1.2 73.3 11.3
Conference 9 7 20.4 2.2-10.0 21.7 1.3-7.2 18.2 0.2-0.4 50.0 5.9
Exhibition 1 1 24.0 1.7-8.3 20.0 1.7-8.3 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.0
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Home 9 7 22.9 4.1-11.5 35.6 3.5-8.9 39.1 0.0-0.0 - 11.7
Away 11 11 24.5 3.3-10.9 30.1 1.9-7.4 26.0 1.6-2.2 73.3 10.1
Neutral 1 1 28.0 8.6-14.3 60.0 2.9-7.1 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 20.0
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Wins 17 16 24.4 3.9-11.1 34.8 2.8-8.4 33.3 0.9-1.3 69.2 11.4
Losses 4 3 22.3 4.0-12.1 33.3 1.8-6.3 28.6 0.9-0.9 100.0 10.8
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November 6 6 28.8 5.3-11.1 47.9 3.9-7.4 53.1 1.2-1.4 83.3 15.7
December 4 4 23.5 3.8-12.3 31.0 3.0-9.8 30.4 2.1-3.0 71.4 12.8
January 1 - 7.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 8 7 22.1 2.3-10.4 21.7 1.4-7.5 18.2 0.2-0.5 50.0 6.1
March 2 2 26.0 5.4-14.6 36.8 2.3-10.0 23.1 0.0-0.0 - 13.1
  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 19 24.0 0.3 2.2 2.5 1.3 0.0 2.3 1.3 1.7 0.8 0.1
Conference 9 7 20.4 0.2 2.4 2.7 1.2 0.0 1.6 1.0 1.6 1.0 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 24.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 - 2.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
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Home 9 7 22.9 0.3 2.2 2.6 1.1 0.0 2.9 1.0 2.9 1.0 0.2
Away 11 11 24.5 0.1 2.5 2.5 1.4 - 1.8 1.5 1.2 0.5 0.0
Neutral 1 1 28.0 2.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 - 2.0 2.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
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Wins 17 16 24.4 0.3 2.3 2.6 1.2 0.0 2.8 1.2 2.2 0.7 0.1
Losses 4 3 22.3 0.3 2.0 2.3 1.5 0.0 0.3 1.8 0.1 1.3 0.0
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November 6 6 28.8 0.2 1.8 2.0 1.2 0.0 3.0 2.2 1.4 0.7 0.2
December 4 4 23.5 0.3 3.0 3.3 1.0 - 2.8 0.8 3.7 0.5 0.0
January 1 - 7.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
February 8 7 22.1 0.3 2.8 3.0 1.3 0.0 1.6 1.0 1.6 1.1 0.1
March 2 2 26.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 2.5 - 2.5 1.5 1.7 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 21 19 503 6 47 53 27 0 48 28 1.7 17 2
Conference 9 7 184 2 22 24 11 0 14 9 1.6 9 1
Exhibition 1 1 24 0 0 0 1 - 2 0 - 1 0
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Home 9 7 206 3 20 23 10 0 26 9 2.9 9 2
Away 11 11 269 1 27 28 15 - 20 17 1.2 6 0
Neutral 1 1 28 2 0 2 2 - 2 2 1.0 2 0
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Wins 17 16 414 5 39 44 21 0 47 21 2.2 12 2
Losses 4 3 89 1 8 9 6 0 1 7 0.1 5 0
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November 6 6 173 1 11 12 7 0 18 13 1.4 4 1
December 4 4 94 1 12 13 4 - 11 3 3.7 2 0
January 1 - 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1.0 0 0
February 8 7 177 2 22 24 10 0 13 8 1.6 9 1
March 2 2 52 2 2 4 5 - 5 3 1.7 2 0
  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 19 24.0 0.5 3.7 4.2 2.1 0.0 3.8 2.2 1.7 1.4 0.2
Conference 9 7 20.4 0.4 4.8 5.2 2.4 0.0 3.0 2.0 1.6 2.0 0.2
Exhibition 1 1 24.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.0 3.3 0.0 - 1.7 0.0
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Home 9 7 22.9 0.6 3.9 4.5 1.9 0.0 5.0 1.7 2.9 1.7 0.4
Away 11 11 24.5 0.1 4.0 4.2 2.2 0.0 3.0 2.5 1.2 0.9 0.0
Neutral 1 1 28.0 2.9 0.0 2.9 2.9 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.0 2.9 0.0
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Wins 17 16 24.4 0.5 3.8 4.3 2.0 0.0 4.5 2.0 2.2 1.2 0.2
Losses 4 3 22.3 0.4 3.6 4.0 2.7 0.0 0.4 3.1 0.1 2.2 0.0
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November 6 6 28.8 0.2 2.5 2.8 1.6 0.0 4.2 3.0 1.4 0.9 0.2
December 4 4 23.5 0.4 5.1 5.5 1.7 0.0 4.7 1.3 3.7 0.9 0.0
January 1 - 7.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.7 0.0 5.7 5.7 1.0 0.0 0.0
February 8 7 22.1 0.5 5.0 5.4 2.3 0.0 2.9 1.8 1.6 2.0 0.2
March 2 2 26.0 1.5 1.5 3.1 3.8 0.0 3.8 2.3 1.7 1.5 0.0