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#14 Brett Wessels

Height 6-2
Weight 190 lbs.
Class So.
Hometown Bettendorf, Iowa
High School Bettendorf

2005-06 – – Joined the program as a walk-on . . . saw action in six games as a true freshman . . . career-high two assists in win over Michigan . . . three points in win over Robert Morris . . . one assist in first action of career in win over Maryland-Eastern Shore . . . two points, two assists and two steals in Blowout.

High School – – Earned first team all-state honors as a senior after leading team to Class 4-A state title . . . was named to all-tournament team at state tournament . . . named conference Player of the Year as a senior and was first team selection in final two seasons . . . team captain and MVP as a senior . . . named Quad City Times all-Metro Player of the Year and captain of all-Metro team . . . scored 27 points in state championship game victory . . . helped team post 25-1 overall record . . . . averaged 16 points, six rebounds, 2.8 steals and 2.3 assists per game as a senior, shooting 46% from the field and 79% from the free throw line . . . was second team all-state selection as a junior . . . averaged 12.6 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists and steals as a junior . . . three year varsity letterman . . . selected to participate in Goalsetter all-star game in Iowa and Iowa-Illinois Shootout all-star contest.

Personal – – Born 7/11/86 . . . business major . . . earned academic all-conference honors and was member of prep Honor Roll . . . parents are Jackie and Pete Wessels . . . high school coach was Kevin Skillett, a three-year Iowa basketball letterman.

Career Bests

Points: 3 vs. Robert Morris, 12/22/05
Rebounds: 1 vs. Penn State, 3/1/05
FGM: 1 vs. Robert Morris, 12/22/05
FGA: 1 vs. Robert Morris, 12/22/05
Assists: 2 vs. Michigan, 2/4/06
Minutes: 4 vs. Maryland-Eastern Shore, 1/14/05

Career Stats

Year G/GS FG-A PCT 3-PT PCT FT-A PCT O-D-RB AVG PF-DI AS TO BK ST PTS AVG
Fresh. 6/0 1-2 .500 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 0-1-1 0.2 2-0 4 1 0 0 3 0.5