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Nathan Adrian

#11 Nathan Adrian

F | Sr. | 6-9 | 235 | Morgantown, W.Va. | Morgantown HS

2015-16 (Junior)

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball Second Team
  • Appeared in all 35 games, starting 16 contests
  • Averaged 4.5 points and 3.1 rebounds per game
  • Averaged 18.1 minutes per contest
  • Shot 48.8 percent from the field and 40.7 percent from 3-point range
  • Had 32 assists, seven blocks and 28 steals
  • Had four games in double figures
  • Had a season-high 13 points on 6-of-8 shooting with three assists and two steals vs. Texas Tech
  • Scored seven points in 18 minutes at Oklahoma State  
  • Had nine points against Iowa State
  • Scored five points and grabbed six rebounds against Oklahoma
  • Had eight points and four rebounds at Texas
  • Scored eight points, including 3-of-3 from the field and 2-of-2 from 3-point range, at Kansas
  • Had 11 points and nine rebounds in the win over Baylor
  • Finished with 10 points on 4-of-5 shooting from the field against Florida
  • Made his first start of the season vs. Kansas State, finishing with a season-high 10 points
  • Had five points, two rebounds and two steals at Oklahoma
  • Scored eight points with six rebounds against Marshall
  • Grabbed six offensive rebounds with four assists against UL Monroe
  • Had five points and six rebounds against Kennesaw State
  • Scored five points and grabbed three rebounds against San Diego State
  •  Scored six points and grabbed five rebounds against Stetson

2014-15 (Sophomore)

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball First Team
  • Appeared in all 35 games, starting four contests
  • Averaged 2.8 points and 2.5 steals per contest
  • Averaged 15.4 minutes per game
  • Recorded 34 assists, 14 blocks and 28 steals
  • Had a career-best five assists against Baylor in the Big 12 Championship
  • Started and finished with nine points and six rebounds against Oklahoma State
  • Made second start of the season at Kansas
  • Scored five points at Iowa State
  • Finished with nine points in the win over Kansas State
  • Had four points, four rebounds and two steals at Kansas State
  • Season-high 11 points in the win over Oklahoma
  • Had three points at TCU
  • Scored nine points with four rebounds and three steals against Virginia Tech
  • Had four points against Wofford
  • Finished with three points, three assists and four rebounds against Marshall
  • Had five points with five rebounds against Northern Kentucky
  • Made first start of the season against LSU
  • Scored nine points with four rebounds, three assists and two blocks against College of Charleston
  • Had four assists and three steals against VMI
  • Scored three points against Boston College
  • Grabbed seven rebounds (six offensive) vs. Lafayette
  • Three points and four rebounds vs. Monmouth

2013-14 (Freshman)

  • Named to Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Appeared in all 33 contests, starting 18 contests
  • Averaged 5.4 points and 2.9 rebounds per game
  • Averaged 18.9 minutes per game
  • Shot 41.6 percent from the field and 35.8 percent from 3-point range
  • Finished with 39 3-point field goals, tied for the sixth most by a WVU freshman in school history
  • Had 20 blocks, 30 steals and 24 assists
  • Posted six games in double figures, including his first collegiate game when he finished with 11 points
  • Finished with seven points and six rebounds against Texas in the Big 12 Championship
  • Had 14 points with six rebounds against TCU
  • Scored seven points at Iowa State
  • Started and scored six points vs. Baylor
  • Scored 12 points on 4-of-9 shooting from 3-point range at Texas
  • Finished with nine points, four rebounds and three steals against Iowa State
  • Scored five points against Oklahoma
  • Had three points and four rebounds against Kansas State
  • Finished with seven points and six rebounds at Oklahoma State
  • Scored 10 points against Texas Tech
  • Had nine points and six rebounds at TCU
  • Named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for his performance against William & Mary
  • Scored 16 points, 14 in the second half, after breaking his nose in the first half vs. William & Mary
  • Had four points and five rebounds against Purdue
  • Nearly had a double-double with 11 points and nine rebounds against Loyola
  • Scored six points against Presbyterian and Old Dominion
  • Finished with five points, five rebounds, three assists and three blocks against Georgia Southern
  • Had eight points at Virginia Tech
  • Scored 11 points in his first collegiate start against Mount St. Mary’s. Shot 4-of-4 from the field, including 3-of-3 from 3-point range

High School

  • Averaged 20.5 points, 13.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.8 blocked shots per game as a senior at Morgantown High
  • Played for coach Tom Yester
  • Shot 50 percent from the field in 17 games as a senior
  • Led the Mohigans to a 19-7 record
  • Named to the Class AAA First Team All-State squad
  • Averaged 19.4 points and 10.6 rebounds as a junior
  • Made 32 3-point field goals, blocked 32 shots and shot 51 percent from the field, while posting 20 double-doubles as a junior
  • Named the Two Rivers Athletic Conference Player of the Year
  • Captain of the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Class 5A First Team
  • Averaged 11.5 points and 6.5 rebounds as a sophomore, earning NCAC First Team honors
  • Three-time Class AAA First Team All-State selection
  • Participated in the Scott Brown Classic All-Star game
  • Played AAU basketball for the West Virginia Wildcats

Personal

  • Son of Kevin and Lisa Adrian
  • Birthday is March 21
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
  • Graduated in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in finance
  • Pursuing a master's degree in sport management
SeasonClassGPMinMpgFGFGAFG%3G3GA3G%FTFTAFT%OffRebRpgPFDqAstTOBlkStlPtsPPG
Totals 110198618.118945941.27824831.57110667.01763453.1291101197441955274.8
2014Fr3362518.96415441.63910935.8121866.747972.9935241520301795.4
2015So3553915.43511430.7116217.7172665.451882.583234261428982.8
2016Jr3563518.16012348.8225440.7173056.7531093.1103332287281594.5
2017Sr718726.7306844.162326.1253278.125517.3120295099113.0

Campus Connection: Adrian Sees Balance in 2016-17

By John Antonik | September 16, 2016

It’s been nearly six months since West Virginia concluded the 2015-16 men’s basketball season in Brooklyn, New York - an abrupt and unceremonious ending to what looked like another postseason run to remember.

Paige, Williams Named MVPs

By Bryan Messerly | April 26, 2016

Senior Jaysean Paige and junior Devin Williams were named co-Most Valuable Players of the WVU men’s basketball team at the squad’s 2015-16 banquet, held Monday in Morgantown.

Four Named to Academic All-Big 12 Team

By Bryan Messerly | February 24, 2016

Miles Jr., Carter, Adrian, Williams Earn Recognition