Basketball

WILL BAKER

29 Th11 2021 | 09:37

NEVADA CAREER
RS SOPHOMORE (2021-22):
 Scored 13 points on 5-of-10 shooting, with four rebounds, in his Nevada debut against Eastern Washington (Nov. 9) … Went 5-for-8 from the field, scored 12 points against San Diego (Nov. 12) … Scored a career-high 24 points on 10-for-12 shooting (3-for-5 from deep) at San Francisco (Nov. 18) … Averaged 10.0 points, 3.3 rebounds, and shot a combined 55.6 percent from 3-point range, and 47.3 percent overall at the Crossover Classic (Nov. 22-24).

SOPHOMORE (2020-21): Transferred to Nevada mid-year, arriving for the Spring 2021 semester.

TEXAS CAREER
FRESHMAN (2019-20):
 Played in 23 games … averaged 2.1 points and 1.9 rebounds in 8.3 minutes per game … improved to 6.2 ppg while converting 57.1-percent (12-21) from the floor, including 41.7-percent (5-12) from three-point range, in 14.5 mpg during UT’s late-season five-game win streak … grabbed a career-best 7 rebounds (2 offensive) and added 2 points and 1 assist in 16 minutes at Iowa State (Feb. 15) … posted a career-high 20 points (8-12 FG, 4-6 threes) and 3 rebounds in a career-best 26 minutes vs. TCU (Feb. 19) … earned a spot on the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team.

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Westlake High School in Austin, Texas (head coach Robert Lucero) … ranked as the No. 28 overall prospect in the nation by Rivals, No. 36 by 247Sports and No. 37 by ESPN … averaged 24.7 points and 12.8 rebounds per game while helping Westlake to a 34-4 record and a trip to the Class 6A regional semifinals in his senior year … averaged 19.4 points and 8.6 rebounds per game while leading Westlake to a 36-4 mark and a trip to the Class 6A state semifinals as a junior … named the Central Texas Player of the Year by the Austin American-Statesman in each of his last two years … helped Westlake win three consecutive District 25-6A titles.