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Home of 30 SCIAC Championships & 4 SCIAC Tournament Appearances

Nick Potthoff

22 Nick Potthoff

  • Height:
    6'7"
  • Weight:
    215
  • Year:
    Sr.
  • Hometown:
    Phoenix, AZ
  • High School:
    Cactus Shadows
  • Position:
    PF
gp 15
pts/g 16.5
fg % 44.2
3pt % 35.6
ft % 77.6
reb/g 5.7
a/g 0.7

Academic Major/Minor:
Biology

Career Highlights:

Whittier College
* Athletic Department Freshman Athlete of the Year

High School
* 1st Team All-Section

Why Whittier College:
Opportunity to play basketball here in Southern California and at the collegiate level

Personal:
Parents: Tracy and Bridgett Potthoff
Siblings:
Zack
Hometown:
Phoenix, AZ
Previous School:
Cactus Shadows High School
Hobbies:
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Admired Athlete:
Mike Bibby (Extended my love of basketball)

Recent Games
Dec 29 at San Diego
Dec 31 UC Santa Cruz W, 74-67
Jan 4 at Claremont-M-S L, 76-67
Jan 8 at Caltech W, 98-83
Jan 11 Chapman L, 67-65
Jan 15 at Pomona-Pitzer W, 97-93
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 6
Games started 15 6
Minutes 444 186
Minutes per game 29.6 31.0
FG 87-197 31-76
FG Pct 44.2 40.8
3PT 36-101 14-37
3PT Pct 35.6 37.8
FT 38-49 17-25
FT Pct 77.6 68.0
Off rebounds 29 13
Def rebounds 57 25
Total rebounds 86 38
Rebounds per game 5.7 6.3
Personal fouls 40 17
Disqualifications 2 -
Assists 10 2
Turnovers 35 11
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 0.2
Steals 12 7
Blocks 5 3
Points 248 93
Points per game 16.5 15.5
Points per 40 min 22.3 20.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Linfield L, 103-98 1 27 8-14 57.1 3-6 50.0 6-6 100.0 25
Nov 9 Texas-Dallas W, 91-86 1 30 9-16 56.3 4-7 57.1 2-4 50.0 24
Nov 22 at Washington and Lee L, 116-71 1 25 2-11 18.2 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 5
Nov 23 at Southern Virginia W, 77-74 1 28 4-12 33.3 0-8 0.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 29 Dallas L, 85-71 1 25 4-13 30.8 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 10
Nov 30 Me.-Presque Isle W, 102-80 1 27 8-11 72.7 2-5 40.0 2-3 66.7 20
Dec 4 La Verne W, 80-71 1 28 7-20 35.0 3-9 33.3 0-1 0.0 17
Dec 14 Cal Lutheran W, 70-67 1 30 5-9 55.6 4-7 57.1 1-3 33.3 15
Dec 21 vs. Lewis & Clark L, 83-82 1 32 8-17 47.1 4-10 40.0 2-2 100.0 22
Dec 22 vs. Denison W, 80-69 1 31 8-16 50.0 4-10 40.0 4-4 100.0 24
Dec 29 at San Diego   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 31 UC Santa Cruz W, 74-67 1 33 5-11 45.5 2-4 50.0 5-5 100.0 17
Jan 4 at Claremont-M-S L, 76-67 1 29 4-10 40.0 2-3 66.7 7-9 77.8 17
Jan 8 at Caltech W, 98-83 1 34 6-16 37.5 2-10 20.0 6-7 85.7 20
Jan 11 Chapman L, 67-65 1 29 3-9 33.3 0-3 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Jan 15 at Pomona-Pitzer W, 97-93 1 36 6-12 50.0 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 15
Jan 18 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Caltech   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Chapman   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Occidental   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Redlands   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Linfield L, 103-98 1 27 3 5 8 1 3 0.3 1 0 2 -
Nov 9 Texas-Dallas W, 91-86 1 30 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 22 at Washington and Lee L, 116-71 1 25 1 4 5 2 4 0.5 2 0 2 0
Nov 23 at Southern Virginia W, 77-74 1 28 4 3 7 2 4 0.5 1 1 5 1
Nov 29 Dallas L, 85-71 1 25 2 6 8 0 2 0.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 30 Me.-Presque Isle W, 102-80 1 27 2 4 6 0 3 0.0 0 1 1 -
Dec 4 La Verne W, 80-71 1 28 4 2 6 0 2 0.0 2 0 3 -
Dec 14 Cal Lutheran W, 70-67 1 30 2 6 8 0 2 0.0 1 2 4 -
Dec 21 vs. Lewis & Clark L, 83-82 1 32 0 2 2 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 -
Dec 22 vs. Denison W, 80-69 1 31 1 4 5 1 3 0.3 0 0 0 -
Dec 29 at San Diego   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 31 UC Santa Cruz W, 74-67 1 33 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 4 at Claremont-M-S L, 76-67 1 29 3 3 6 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 8 at Caltech W, 98-83 1 34 2 5 7 1 2 0.5 0 0 1 -
Jan 11 Chapman L, 67-65 1 29 1 5 6 1 3 0.3 3 0 4 -
Jan 15 at Pomona-Pitzer W, 97-93 1 36 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 18 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Caltech   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Chapman   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 24 22 28.6 4.2-10.6 39.6 2.4-6.5 37.2 1.6-2.3 70.9 12.5
2017-18 26 16 22.0 2.9-8.3 35.2 1.5-5.3 28.5 0.9-1.3 69.7 8.2
2018-19 25 24 27.5 3.5-8.9 39.2 1.8-5.3 34.6 1.5-2.1 71.7 10.3
2019-20 15 15 29.6 5.8-13.1 44.2 2.4-6.7 35.6 2.5-3.3 77.6 16.5
Total 90 77 26.5 3.9-9.9 39.4 2.0-5.9 34.0 1.5-2.1 72.6 11.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 24 22 686 101-255 39.6 58-156 37.2 39-55 70.9 299
2017-18 26 16 571 76-216 35.2 39-137 28.5 23-33 69.7 214
2018-19 25 24 687 87-222 39.2 46-133 34.6 38-53 71.7 258
2019-20 15 15 444 87-197 44.2 36-101 35.6 38-49 77.6 248
Total 90 77 2388 351-890 39.4 179-527 34.0 138-190 72.6 1019
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 24 22 28.6 5.9-14.9 39.6 3.4-9.1 37.2 2.3-3.2 70.9 17.4
2017-18 26 16 22.0 5.3-15.1 35.2 2.7-9.6 28.5 1.6-2.3 69.7 15.0
2018-19 25 24 27.5 5.1-12.9 39.2 2.7-7.7 34.6 2.2-3.1 71.7 15.0
2019-20 15 15 29.6 7.8-17.7 44.2 3.2-9.1 35.6 3.4-4.4 77.6 22.3
Total 90 77 26.5 5.9-14.9 39.4 3.0-8.8 34.0 2.3-3.2 72.6 17.1
  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 22 28.6 1.3 4.3 5.6 1.8 0.0 1.3 1.8 0.7 1.1 0.4
2017-18 26 16 22.0 1.5 4.2 5.7 2.7 0.1 0.9 1.5 0.6 0.7 0.9
2018-19 25 24 27.5 1.7 4.4 6.1 2.3 0.0 1.2 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.4
2019-20 15 15 29.6 1.9 3.8 5.7 2.7 0.1 0.7 2.3 0.3 0.8 0.3
Total 90 77 26.5 1.6 4.2 5.8 2.4 0.1 1.0 1.6 0.7 0.9 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 24 22 686 31 103 134 44 1 30 43 0.7 26 10
2017-18 26 16 571 40 109 149 70 3 23 39 0.6 19 23
2018-19 25 24 687 42 111 153 58 0 31 24 1.3 20 9
2019-20 15 15 444 29 57 86 40 2 10 35 0.3 12 5
Total 90 77 2388 142 380 522 212 6 94 141 0.7 77 47
  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 22 28.6 1.8 6.0 7.8 2.6 0.1 1.7 2.5 0.7 1.5 0.6
2017-18 26 16 22.0 2.8 7.6 10.4 4.9 0.2 1.6 2.7 0.6 1.3 1.6
2018-19 25 24 27.5 2.4 6.5 8.9 3.4 0.0 1.8 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.5
2019-20 15 15 29.6 2.6 5.1 7.7 3.6 0.2 0.9 3.2 0.3 1.1 0.5
Total 90 77 26.5 2.4 6.4 8.7 3.6 0.1 1.6 2.4 0.7 1.3 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 15 15 29.6 5.8-13.1 44.2 2.4-6.7 35.6 2.5-3.3 77.6 16.5
Conference 6 6 31.0 5.2-12.7 40.8 2.3-6.2 37.8 2.8-4.2 68.0 15.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 8 8 28.6 6.1-12.9 47.6 2.5-6.0 41.7 2.4-3.2 73.1 17.1
Away 5 5 30.4 4.4-12.2 36.1 1.6-6.6 24.2 2.6-3.4 76.5 13.0
Neutral 2 2 31.5 8.0-16.5 48.5 4.0-10.0 40.0 3.0-3.0 100.0 23.0
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Wins 9 9 30.8 6.4-13.7 47.2 2.7-7.2 36.9 2.2-3.1 71.4 17.8
Losses 6 6 27.8 4.8-12.3 39.2 2.0-6.0 33.3 3.0-3.5 85.7 14.7
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November 6 6 27.0 5.8-12.8 45.5 2.0-6.7 30.0 1.7-2.2 76.9 15.3
December 5 5 30.8 6.6-14.6 45.2 3.4-8.0 42.5 2.4-3.0 80.0 19.0
January 4 4 32.0 4.8-11.8 40.4 1.8-5.2 33.3 4.0-5.2 76.2 15.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 15 15 444 87-197 44.2 36-101 35.6 38-49 77.6 248
Conference 6 6 186 31-76 40.8 14-37 37.8 17-25 68.0 93
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
-
Home 8 8 229 49-103 47.6 20-48 41.7 19-26 73.1 137
Away 5 5 152 22-61 36.1 8-33 24.2 13-17 76.5 65
Neutral 2 2 63 16-33 48.5 8-20 40.0 6-6 100.0 46
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Wins 9 9 277 58-123 47.2 24-65 36.9 20-28 71.4 160
Losses 6 6 167 29-74 39.2 12-36 33.3 18-21 85.7 88
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November 6 6 162 35-77 45.5 12-40 30.0 10-13 76.9 92
December 5 5 154 33-73 45.2 17-40 42.5 12-15 80.0 95
January 4 4 128 19-47 40.4 7-21 33.3 16-21 76.2 61
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 15 15 29.6 7.8-17.7 44.2 3.2-9.1 35.6 3.4-4.4 77.6 22.3
Conference 6 6 31.0 6.7-16.3 40.8 3.0-8.0 37.8 3.7-5.4 68.0 20.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 8 8 28.6 8.6-18.0 47.6 3.5-8.4 41.7 3.3-4.5 73.1 23.9
Away 5 5 30.4 5.8-16.1 36.1 2.1-8.7 24.2 3.4-4.5 76.5 17.1
Neutral 2 2 31.5 10.2-21.0 48.5 5.1-12.7 40.0 3.8-3.8 100.0 29.2
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Wins 9 9 30.8 8.4-17.8 47.2 3.5-9.4 36.9 2.9-4.0 71.4 23.1
Losses 6 6 27.8 6.9-17.7 39.2 2.9-8.6 33.3 4.3-5.0 85.7 21.1
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November 6 6 27.0 8.6-19.0 45.5 3.0-9.9 30.0 2.5-3.2 76.9 22.7
December 5 5 30.8 8.6-19.0 45.2 4.4-10.4 42.5 3.1-3.9 80.0 24.7
January 4 4 32.0 5.9-14.7 40.4 2.2-6.6 33.3 5.0-6.6 76.2 19.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 15 15 29.6 1.9 3.8 5.7 2.7 0.1 0.7 2.3 0.3 0.8 0.3
Conference 6 6 31.0 2.2 4.2 6.3 2.8 - 0.3 1.8 0.2 1.2 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 28.6 2.1 4.0 6.1 3.1 0.1 0.4 2.1 0.2 1.0 0.4
Away 5 5 30.4 2.2 3.8 6.0 2.6 0.2 1.0 2.4 0.4 0.8 0.4
Neutral 2 2 31.5 0.5 3.0 3.5 1.0 - 1.0 3.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
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Wins 9 9 30.8 2.1 3.6 5.7 2.4 0.1 0.6 2.1 0.3 0.7 0.4
Losses 6 6 27.8 1.7 4.2 5.8 3.0 0.2 0.8 2.7 0.3 1.0 0.2
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November 6 6 27.0 2.3 3.8 6.2 3.0 0.3 1.0 2.8 0.4 0.8 0.3
December 5 5 30.8 1.6 3.4 5.0 2.4 - 0.4 2.2 0.2 0.6 0.4
January 4 4 32.0 1.8 4.3 6.0 2.5 - 0.5 1.8 0.3 1.0 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 15 15 444 29 57 86 40 2 10 35 0.3 12 5
Conference 6 6 186 13 25 38 17 - 2 11 0.2 7 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 8 8 229 17 32 49 25 1 3 17 0.2 8 3
Away 5 5 152 11 19 30 13 1 5 12 0.4 4 2
Neutral 2 2 63 1 6 7 2 - 2 6 0.3 0 0
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Wins 9 9 277 19 32 51 22 1 5 19 0.3 6 4
Losses 6 6 167 10 25 35 18 1 5 16 0.3 6 1
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November 6 6 162 14 23 37 18 2 6 17 0.4 5 2
December 5 5 154 8 17 25 12 - 2 11 0.2 3 2
January 4 4 128 7 17 24 10 - 2 7 0.3 4 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 15 15 29.6 2.6 5.1 7.7 3.6 0.2 0.9 3.2 0.3 1.1 0.5
Conference 6 6 31.0 2.8 5.4 8.2 3.7 0.0 0.4 2.4 0.2 1.5 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 28.6 3.0 5.6 8.6 4.4 0.2 0.5 3.0 0.2 1.4 0.5
Away 5 5 30.4 2.9 5.0 7.9 3.4 0.3 1.3 3.2 0.4 1.1 0.5
Neutral 2 2 31.5 0.6 3.8 4.4 1.3 0.0 1.3 3.8 0.3 0.0 0.0
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Wins 9 9 30.8 2.7 4.6 7.4 3.2 0.1 0.7 2.7 0.3 0.9 0.6
Losses 6 6 27.8 2.4 6.0 8.4 4.3 0.2 1.2 3.8 0.3 1.4 0.2
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November 6 6 27.0 3.5 5.7 9.1 4.4 0.5 1.5 4.2 0.4 1.2 0.5
December 5 5 30.8 2.1 4.4 6.5 3.1 0.0 0.5 2.9 0.2 0.8 0.5
January 4 4 32.0 2.2 5.3 7.5 3.1 0.0 0.6 2.2 0.3 1.3 0.3