South Dakota State’s Nate Wolters is in Elite Company
South Dakota State’s Nate Wolters is officially one of the 15 best college basketball players in the country, according to the National Association of Basketball Coaches who named the senior a third team all-American selection.
Wolters’ head coach was among those offering congratulations:
Congratulations to @natewolters for being named third team all- American by the NABC. Wow, one of the top 15 players in America!
— Scott Nagy (@CoachNagy) March 28, 2013
The St. Cloud, MN native led the Jackrabbits to back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances, averaging 22 points, six assists, and six rebounds a game during his senior season.
Wolters leaves Brookings as the first player in South Dakota State history to top 2,000 points in a career, finishing with 2,363 points.