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 17
pts/g 6.6
fg % 34.9
3pt % 36.4
ft % 76.9
reb/g 2.5
a/g 2.4

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 2 #8 Emory L, 80-67
Feb 7 at Rochester (N.Y.) W, 69-61
Feb 9 at #6 Emory L, 73-68
Feb 14 Case W, 77-71
Feb 16 Carnegie Mellon W, 99-68
Feb 21 at Brandeis W, 77-70
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 7
Games started 15 5
Minutes 404 137
Minutes per game 23.8 19.6
FG 37-106 5-29
FG Pct 34.9 17.2
3PT 28-77 4-22
3PT Pct 36.4 18.2
FT 10-13 0-0
FT Pct 76.9 -
Off rebounds 3 1
Def rebounds 39 16
Total rebounds 42 17
Rebounds per game 2.5 2.4
Personal fouls 20 9
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 40 11
Turnovers 23 7
Assist to turnover ratio 1.7 1.6
Steals 15 9
Blocks 2 1
Points 112 14
Points per game 6.6 2.0
Points per 40 min 11.1 4.1
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   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Chicago   - - - - - - - - -
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   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Chicago   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 17 15 23.8 2.2-6.2 34.9 1.6-4.5 36.4 0.6-0.8 76.9 6.6
Total 92 40 17.5 1.9-4.5 41.5 1.3-3.1 40.9 0.6-0.7 76.1 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 17 15 404 37-106 34.9 28-77 36.4 10-13 76.9 112
Total 92 40 1610 172-414 41.5 117-286 40.9 51-67 76.1 512
  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 17 15 23.8 3.7-10.5 34.9 2.8-7.6 36.4 1.0-1.3 76.9 11.1
Total 92 40 17.5 4.3-10.3 41.5 2.9-7.1 40.9 1.3-1.7 76.1 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 17 15 23.8 0.2 2.3 2.5 1.2 0.0 2.4 1.4 1.7 0.9 0.1
Total 92 40 17.5 0.2 1.7 1.8 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 17 15 404 3 39 42 20 0 40 23 1.7 15 2
Total 92 40 1610 16 152 168 99 0 209 89 2.3 54 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 17 15 23.8 0.3 3.9 4.2 2.0 0.0 4.0 2.3 1.7 1.5 0.2
Total 92 40 17.5 0.4 3.8 4.2 2.5 0.0 5.2 2.2 2.3 1.3 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 15 23.8 2.2-6.2 34.9 1.6-4.5 36.4 0.6-0.8 76.9 6.6
Conference 7 5 19.6 0.7-4.1 17.2 0.6-3.1 18.2 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
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 8 8 24.8 2.0-5.9 34.0 1.2-3.9 32.3 1.2-1.6 76.9 6.5
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 14 13 24.1 2.1-6.2 34.5 1.8-4.8 37.3 0.6-0.8 72.7 6.6
Losses 3 2 22.0 2.3-6.3 36.8 1.0-3.3 30.0 0.7-0.7 100.0 6.3
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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 6 5 21.7 0.8-4.8 17.2 0.7-3.7 18.2 0.0-0.0 - 2.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 15 404 37-106 34.9 28-77 36.4 10-13 76.9 112
Conference 7 5 137 5-29 17.2 4-22 18.2 0-0 - 14
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 8 8 198 16-47 34.0 10-31 32.3 10-13 76.9 52
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 14 13 338 30-87 34.5 25-67 37.3 8-11 72.7 93
Losses 3 2 66 7-19 36.8 3-10 30.0 2-2 100.0 19
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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 6 5 130 5-29 17.2 4-22 18.2 0-0 - 14
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 15 23.8 3.7-10.5 34.9 2.8-7.6 36.4 1.0-1.3 76.9 11.1
Conference 7 5 19.6 1.5-8.5 17.2 1.2-6.4 18.2 0.0-0.0 - 4.1
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 8 8 24.8 3.2-9.5 34.0 2.0-6.3 32.3 2.0-2.6 76.9 10.5
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 14 13 24.1 3.6-10.3 34.5 3.0-7.9 37.3 0.9-1.3 72.7 11.0
Losses 3 2 22.0 4.2-11.5 36.8 1.8-6.1 30.0 1.2-1.2 100.0 11.5
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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 6 5 21.7 1.5-8.9 17.2 1.2-6.8 18.2 0.0-0.0 - 4.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 15 23.8 0.2 2.3 2.5 1.2 0.0 2.4 1.4 1.7 0.9 0.1
Conference 7 5 19.6 0.1 2.3 2.4 1.3 0.0 1.6 1.0 1.6 1.3 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 8 8 24.8 0.0 2.4 2.4 1.3 - 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.8 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 14 13 24.1 0.2 2.4 2.6 1.1 0.0 2.8 1.3 2.2 0.7 0.1
Losses 3 2 22.0 0.0 1.7 1.7 1.7 0.0 0.3 1.7 0.2 1.7 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 6 5 21.7 0.2 2.7 2.8 1.3 0.0 1.7 1.0 1.7 1.5 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 15 404 3 39 42 20 0 40 23 1.7 15 2
Conference 7 5 137 1 16 17 9 0 11 7 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 8 8 198 0 19 19 10 - 14 14 1.0 6 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 14 13 338 3 34 37 15 0 39 18 2.2 10 2
Losses 3 2 66 0 5 5 5 0 1 5 0.2 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 6 5 130 1 16 17 8 0 10 6 1.7 9 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 17 15 23.8 0.3 3.9 4.2 2.0 0.0 4.0 2.3 1.7 1.5 0.2
Conference 7 5 19.6 0.3 4.7 5.0 2.6 0.0 3.2 2.0 1.6 2.6 0.3
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 8 8 24.8 0.0 3.8 3.8 2.0 0.0 2.8 2.8 1.0 1.2 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 14 13 24.1 0.4 4.0 4.4 1.8 0.0 4.6 2.1 2.2 1.2 0.2
Losses 3 2 22.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.6 3.0 0.2 3.0 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 6 5 21.7 0.3 4.9 5.2 2.5 0.0 3.1 1.8 1.7 2.8 0.3