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Nelson

Phillips

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Guard
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 185
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Warner Robins, Ga.
High School: Warner Robins
Experience: High School

Bio

ACADEMIC HONORS
• Currently majoring in BIS Human Development

2018-19
As a freshman averaged 5.1 points and 3.3 rebounds per game while playing in 33 games and making one start . . . Shot 54.6 percent from the floor and 35.3 percent from 3-point range while averaging 13.1 minutes per game . . . Swiped 24 steals and dished out 16 assists.

Scored nine points and grabbed seven rebounds in 20 minutes of action at Montana . . . Just missed a double-double with 12 points and nine rebounds against St. Bonaventure in the opener of the Cayman Islands Classic . . . Knocked down his first 3-pointer and finished with seven points on 3-of-3 shooting with four rebounds at Tulane . . . Scored a career-high 20 points on 7-of-8 shooting against Middle Georgia State while going 5-of-6 from the free throw line with four rebounds . . . Provided a spark off the bench with seven points and four rebounds against Louisiana . . . Grabbed eight rebounds in just 18 minutes against UL Monroe . . . Finished with six points and three offensive boards at UL Monroe . . . Made first career start finishing with 14 points on 4-of-5 field goals with six rebounds at Louisiana . . . Scored 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting at Coastal Carolina . . . Finished with 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting with five rebounds against Little Rock.

PREP
A 4-Star prospect who was ranked as high as the fifth-best player in the state of Georgia . . . Ranked among the top 100 players in the country by 247sports.com . . . Averaged 20 points, six rebounds, four assists, and three steals per game as a junior at Warner Robins High School . . . Earned All-State First Team, All-Region, All-County, and Region 5-A Player of the Year . . . Led Warner Robins to the 2018 AAAAA State Championship.

PERSONAL
Nelson Lamar Phillips Jr. was born on December 15, 1998, in Warner Robins, Ga. . . . Son of Nelson Phillips Sr. and Antoinette Jones  . . . Middle child of five siblings.
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