Personal ... Son of Bonnie and Roger ... has two older sisters, Sara and Kristen ... attended St. Cloud Tech High School in St. Cloud, Minn. ... in addition to his four varsity letters in basketball, Wolters earned four varsity letters in tennis and was named all-conference honorable mention twice ... continues to play tennis and also likes to golf when not on the basketball court ... lists pasta as his favorite food ... enjoys playing all the sports video games on his PS3 ... favorite movies include "Shawshank Redemption" and "Gran Torino" ... favorite TV show is "King of Queens" ... would like to travel to Europe ... interested in one day coaching basketball ... is in the process of completing his degree in history ... on Twitter as @NateWolters.
2012-13 Season Highlights ... Appeared in 33 games for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits and averaged 22.3 points, 5.6 rebounds and 5.8 assists ... became the first Summit League player to ever earn AP All-American honors when he was named to the Third Team ... earned many other honors his senior year including Summit League Player of the Year, All-Summit League First Team, Summit League Championships MVP, Wooden Award Finalist, Bob Cousy Award Final 12 candidate and Lou Naismith Men's Player of the Year candidate ... two-time Summit League Player of the Month ... named Summit League Player of the Week seven times ... designated the ESPN Player of the Week on 2/10 ... set a Jackrabbit single-game record with 53 points (and 9 3-pointers) at Fort Wayne on 2/7 – the high in all of Division I basketball in 2012-13.
Pro Career ... 2013 NBA Summer League: Played in five games (one start) and averaged 9.4 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 23.4 minutes per game ... shot 40.9% from the field.
College ... Left SDSU with several notable career achievements: one of four NCAA Division I men's basketball players in history to complete his career with at least 2,000 points, 600 rebounds and 600 assists; the third player to average 20 points, five assists and five rebounds in two individual seasons since the NCAA started keeping assists as an official stat in 1983-84; scored in double figures in 72 games in a row, and in all but 13 of his 128 games at SDSU, 11 of which were in his freshman year and two in his sophomore season ... holds SDSU records for career scoring (2,363), assists (669) and free throws made (648) ... 2011-12: Played in 34 games for South Dakota State and averaged 22.3 points, 5.1 rebounds and 5.9 assists ... recognized as a Lou Henson All-American, AP All-American Honorable Mention, Summit League Championships MVP, All-Summit League First Team and Academic All-Summit League ... 2010-11: Completed his sophomore season playing in 31 games with averages of 19.5 points, 4.6 rebounds and a career-high 6.1 assists per game ... named to the All-Summit League First Team and Summit League Championships All-Tournament Team ... 2009-10: Named to the Summit League All-Newcomer Team after averaging 10.1 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 30 games as a freshman.
High School ... Attended St. Cloud Tech High School in St. Cloud, Minn. ... led the Tigers to a Central Lakes Conference championship and a Class 4A Section 8 Championship his senior season, and a third place finish at the 4A State Tournament in both his junior and senior years ... finished his career at St. Cloud Tech as the all-time leading scorer in school history with 1,767 points ... averaged 24.3 points and 6.4 rebounds as a senior, 19.6 points and 6.5 rebounds as a junior, and 13.8 points and 3.3 rebounds as a sophomore ... three-time all-conference selection, three-time team MVP and two-time St. Cloud Times All-Area Player of the Year ... named to the St. Paul Pioneer Press all-state first team, and earned Associated Press all-state second-team honors following his senior season.
Career Transactions ... Originally selected by the Washington Wizards with the 38th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft on 6/27/13; his rights were subsequently acquired by Philadelphia before being moved to Milwaukee in exchange for the draft rights to Ricky Ledo (the 43rd overall pick in the draft) and a future second round pick to the Sixers ... signed his first NBA contract with Milwaukee on 8/1/13.