42 Nasser Al-Rayes
42 Nasser Al-Rayes
Height: 6-10
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Doha, Qatar
High School: American School of Doha
Position: F/C
Major: Mechanical Engineering
gp 25
pts/g 11.1
fg % 40.2
3pt % 30.4
ft % 75.3
reb/g 7.5
a/g 1.3

Honors
CoSIDA Academic All-District (2015-16)
Second Team All-SCIAC  (2015-16)
Male Athlete of the Year (2015-16)
Global Squad Alumni Player of the Year (2015-16)
GSA European Tour (2015)
SCIAC All-Academic Team (Winter 2014-15, 2015-16)

2015-16

   NCAA RANKS

  • 16th in blocks per game (2.56)
  • 18th in total blocks (64)
  • 120th in defensive rebounds (6.08)

   SCIAC RANKS

  • Led the league in blocks per game (2.7)
  • 3rd in defensive rebounds per game (6.6)
  • 5th in rebounds per game (7.9)
  • 7th in free thro percentage (79.1)
  • 14th in points per game (12.6) and points (202)
  • 18th in field goal percentage (41.9)
  • 21st in offensive rebounds per game (1.3)

   TEAM RANKS

  • Led the team in points per game (11.1),  field goal attempts per game (9.4), free throw percentage (75.3%), blocks per game (2.6), rebounds per game (7.5), and defensive rebounds per game (6.1)
  • 2nd in minutes per game (32.6),  assists (1.3), free throws made per game (2.9), free throw attempts per game (3.0), and field goals made per game (3.8)
  • 3rd in 3 point field goal attempts per game (2.2),  3 point field goals made per game (0.7),  T-3rd in offensive rebounds per game (1.4)
  • 4th in 3-point percentage (30.4%), field goal percentage (40.2%)

2014-15
Set single season record with 53 blocks, tied single game record with six blocks.

  NCAA RANKS

  • 22nd blocked shots per game (2.17)

  SCIAC RANKS

  • Led conference in blocks per game (2.4) 
  • tied-15th offensive rebounds per game (1.4)
  • 16th rebounds per game (5.4), defensive rebounds per game (4.0)

  TEAM RANKS

  • Led team in blocks per game (2.2)
  • 2nd field goal percentage (.462), rebounds per game (5.4)
  • 3rd points per game (8.4), free throws made (39)
  • 4th minutes per game (25.3), assists per game (1.1)

 

2013-14

Ranked eighth in single season history with 28 blocks.

  NCAA RANKS

  • 192nd blocked shots (28)

  SCIAC RANKS

  • 2nd blocks per 40 minutes (3.1)
  • tied-8th blocks per game (0.9)

  TEAM RANKS

  • Led team in blocks per game (1.1) 

Research and STEM activities
Analyzed data on pump failure, wrote a report discussing the reasons for failures in various locations across the Arabian Gulf and was involved in region-wide vessel isolation as part of an internship with Occidental Petroleum.

Prior to Caltech
Was a three-sport athlete all four years in high school, playing baskball and volleyball as well as running in track & field…Won the Coach’s Choice Award in basketball his sophomore year after averaging 18.7 points, 13.0 rebounds and 3.5 blocks per game…Twice named All-Qatar First Team and was the MVP his senior year…Two-time MVP in volleyball...Is the school record holder in the 400 meter and the 4x400 for T&F…Won the Coach’s Choice Award for Track and Field his sophomore year…Also played AAU basketball for two years under coach John Alexander…Was a Hoop Group All-Star…Named Scholar Athlete of the Year...Member of the National Honor Society...Won the Science award...Class Valedictorian...Won the Ambassador's Award...An AP Scholar.

Personal
Son of Khalifa and Janet...Has one older brother, Yousef, and one younger brother, Timeam.

Recent Games
Feb 6 Cal Lutheran W, 64-60
Feb 8 at Redlands L, 75-71
Feb 13 at Whittier L, 94-76
Feb 17 La Verne W, 65-61
Feb 20 Chapman L, 64-62
Feb 23 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 74-66
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 16
Games started 24 15
Minutes 816 519
Minutes per game 32.6 32.4
FG 94-234 67-160
FG Pct 40.2 41.9
3PT 17-56 15-45
3PT Pct 30.4 33.3
FT 73-97 53-67
FT Pct 75.3 79.1
Off rebounds 36 20
Def rebounds 152 106
Total rebounds 188 126
Rebounds per game 7.5 7.9
Personal fouls 52 38
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 32 14
Turnovers 47 32
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.4
Steals 9 5
Blocks 64 43
Points 278 202
Points per game 11.1 12.6
Points per 40 min 13.6 15.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 7 at San Diego   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Occidental W, 86-77 1 36 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 20 at Whitworth L, 80-58 1 32 5-12 41.7 0-2 0.0 9-11 81.8 19
Nov 21 at Whitman L, 111-73 1 36 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 1-7 14.3 7
Nov 25 Linfield L, 65-55 1 40 4-11 36.4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 28 Sarah Lawrence L, 73-64 1 29 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Dec 5 UC Santa Cruz W, 58-50 1 35 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Dec 16 at UC Santa Cruz L, 71-59 1 37 4-14 28.6 0-2 0.0 5-6 83.3 13
Dec 19 George Fox L, 75-59 1 31 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 29 Wis.-La Crosse L, 72-49 1 21 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 4 Redlands W, 46-41 1 33 3-10 30.0 1-4 25.0 6-8 75.0 13
Jan 6 at Cal Lutheran W, 70-66 1 40 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 10
Jan 9 at Occidental W, 62-48 1 30 4-11 36.4 0-1 0.0 7-10 70.0 15
Jan 13 Claremont-M-S L, 64-56 1 37 5-9 55.6 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 13
Jan 16 Pomona-Pitzer W, 67-58 1 37 4-12 33.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 20 at Chapman L, 83-60 1 27 5-10 50.0 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 14
Jan 23 at La Verne L, 83-72 - 17 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 4
Jan 27 Whittier L, 74-58 1 29 4-7 57.1 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 8
Jan 30 at Claremont-M-S L, 61-45 1 36 3-10 30.0 2-5 40.0 5-5 100.0 13
Feb 3 Occidental W, 65-59 1 37 5-12 41.7 2-4 50.0 5-8 62.5 17
Feb 6 Cal Lutheran W, 64-60 1 32 3-8 37.5 1-4 25.0 2-3 66.7 9
Feb 8 at Redlands L, 75-71 1 29 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 5-7 71.4 14
Feb 13 at Whittier L, 94-76 1 31 8-17 47.1 1-3 33.3 2-3 66.7 19
Feb 17 La Verne W, 65-61 1 39 3-11 27.3 0-1 0.0 6-6 100.0 12
Feb 20 Chapman L, 64-62 1 33 7-14 50.0 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 16
Feb 23 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 74-66 1 32 5-12 41.7 0-1 0.0 6-6 100.0 16
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 7 at San Diego   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Occidental W, 86-77 1 36 3 4 7 9 5 1.8 0 2 5 1
Nov 20 at Whitworth L, 80-58 1 32 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 0 2 2 -
Nov 21 at Whitman L, 111-73 1 36 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 1 1 2 0
Nov 25 Linfield L, 65-55 1 40 4 7 11 1 2 0.5 2 5 1 -
Nov 28 Sarah Lawrence L, 73-64 1 29 1 6 7 2 0 - 0 5 1 -
Dec 5 UC Santa Cruz W, 58-50 1 35 2 5 7 2 2 1.0 1 3 1 -
Dec 16 at UC Santa Cruz L, 71-59 1 37 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 0 2 0 0
Dec 19 George Fox L, 75-59 1 31 0 6 6 2 2 1.0 0 1 2 -
Dec 29 Wis.-La Crosse L, 72-49 1 21 3 5 8 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 4 Redlands W, 46-41 1 33 1 7 8 0 2 0.0 1 1 4 -
Jan 6 at Cal Lutheran W, 70-66 1 40 1 10 11 1 4 0.3 0 4 0 -
Jan 9 at Occidental W, 62-48 1 30 1 3 4 0 3 0.0 1 2 4 -
Jan 13 Claremont-M-S L, 64-56 1 37 0 9 9 0 1 0.0 2 4 3 -
Jan 16 Pomona-Pitzer W, 67-58 1 37 1 10 11 2 0 - 0 4 2 -
Jan 20 at Chapman L, 83-60 1 27 1 9 10 0 2 0.0 0 8 2 -
Jan 23 at La Verne L, 83-72 - 17 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 1 4 -
Jan 27 Whittier L, 74-58 1 29 2 8 10 1 1 1.0 0 1 2 -
Jan 30 at Claremont-M-S L, 61-45 1 36 0 8 8 0 1 0.0 0 2 2 -
Feb 3 Occidental W, 65-59 1 37 1 8 9 1 3 0.3 0 2 2 -
Feb 6 Cal Lutheran W, 64-60 1 32 1 9 10 3 6 0.5 0 1 2 -
Feb 8 at Redlands L, 75-71 1 29 0 5 5 2 1 2.0 0 4 4 -
Feb 13 at Whittier L, 94-76 1 31 6 2 8 0 3 0.0 1 1 0 -
Feb 17 La Verne W, 65-61 1 39 1 12 13 0 0 - 0 3 2 -
Feb 20 Chapman L, 64-62 1 33 2 3 5 3 1 3.0 0 4 2 -
Feb 23 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 74-66 1 32 2 2 4 1 3 0.3 0 1 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 25 11 12.1 1.4-3.1 43.6 0.1-0.4 33.3 0.5-0.8 57.1 3.3
2014-15 24 22 25.3 3.3-7.2 46.2 0.1-0.9 13.6 1.6-2.8 58.2 8.4
2015-16 25 24 32.6 3.8-9.4 40.2 0.7-2.2 30.4 2.9-3.9 75.3 11.1
2016-17 25 25 32.3 5.0-10.8 46.1 0.6-2.4 26.7 2.4-3.5 69.0 13.0
Total 99 82 25.6 3.4-7.6 44.0 0.4-1.5 26.5 1.9-2.7 67.6 9.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 25 11 302 34-78 43.6 3-9 33.3 12-21 57.1 83
2014-15 24 22 608 80-173 46.2 3-22 13.6 39-67 58.2 202
2015-16 25 24 816 94-234 40.2 17-56 30.4 73-97 75.3 278
2016-17 25 25 808 124-269 46.1 16-60 26.7 60-87 69.0 324
Total 99 82 2534 332-754 44.0 39-147 26.5 184-272 67.6 887
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 25 11 12.1 4.5-10.3 43.6 0.4-1.2 33.3 1.6-2.8 57.1 11.0
2014-15 24 22 25.3 5.3-11.4 46.2 0.2-1.4 13.6 2.6-4.4 58.2 13.3
2015-16 25 24 32.6 4.6-11.5 40.2 0.8-2.7 30.4 3.6-4.8 75.3 13.6
2016-17 25 25 32.3 6.1-13.3 46.1 0.8-3.0 26.7 3.0-4.3 69.0 16.0
Total 99 82 25.6 5.2-11.9 44.0 0.6-2.3 26.5 2.9-4.3 67.6 14.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 25 11 12.1 0.6 1.3 1.9 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.2 1.1
2014-15 24 22 25.3 1.8 3.6 5.4 2.0 - 1.1 2.0 0.5 0.3 2.2
2015-16 25 24 32.6 1.4 6.1 7.5 2.1 0.0 1.3 1.9 0.7 0.4 2.6
2016-17 25 25 32.3 1.6 6.9 8.5 2.6 0.1 1.2 1.8 0.7 0.5 1.9
Total 99 82 25.6 1.4 4.5 5.8 1.9 0.0 1.0 1.6 0.6 0.4 1.9
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 25 11 302 15 33 48 28 0 9 14 0.6 6 28
2014-15 24 22 608 42 87 129 48 - 26 48 0.5 8 52
2015-16 25 24 816 36 152 188 52 1 32 47 0.7 9 64
2016-17 25 25 808 41 172 213 65 2 30 45 0.7 13 48
Total 99 82 2534 134 444 578 193 3 97 154 0.6 36 192
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 25 11 12.1 2.0 4.4 6.4 3.7 0.0 1.2 1.9 0.6 0.8 3.7
2014-15 24 22 25.3 2.8 5.7 8.5 3.2 0.0 1.7 3.2 0.5 0.5 3.4
2015-16 25 24 32.6 1.8 7.5 9.2 2.5 0.0 1.6 2.3 0.7 0.4 3.1
2016-17 25 25 32.3 2.0 8.5 10.5 3.2 0.1 1.5 2.2 0.7 0.6 2.4
Total 99 82 25.6 2.1 7.0 9.1 3.0 0.0 1.5 2.4 0.6 0.6 3.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 25 24 32.6 3.8-9.4 40.2 0.7-2.2 30.4 2.9-3.9 75.3 11.1
Conference 16 15 32.4 4.2-10.0 41.9 0.9-2.8 33.3 3.3-4.2 79.1 12.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 33.3 3.5-9.0 39.3 0.9-2.6 35.3 1.8-2.3 76.7 9.8
Away 12 11 31.9 4.0-9.8 41.0 0.4-1.8 22.7 4.2-5.6 74.6 12.6
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 9 9 35.4 3.3-9.3 35.7 0.6-2.4 22.7 3.4-4.6 75.6 10.7
Losses 16 15 31.1 4.0-9.4 42.7 0.8-2.1 35.3 2.6-3.5 75.0 11.4
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November 5 5 34.6 3.6-8.8 40.9 0.2-1.2 16.7 2.2-4.0 55.0 9.6
December 4 4 31.0 2.2-7.5 30.0 0.2-1.2 20.0 2.2-2.5 90.0 7.0
January 9 8 31.8 3.6-8.7 41.0 0.9-2.6 34.8 3.0-3.8 79.4 11.0
February 7 7 33.3 5.0-11.7 42.7 1.0-3.1 31.8 3.7-4.7 78.8 14.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 25 24 816 94-234 40.2 17-56 30.4 73-97 75.3 278
Conference 16 15 519 67-160 41.9 15-45 33.3 53-67 79.1 202
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 433 46-117 39.3 12-34 35.3 23-30 76.7 127
Away 12 11 383 48-117 41.0 5-22 22.7 50-67 74.6 151
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 9 9 319 30-84 35.7 5-22 22.7 31-41 75.6 96
Losses 16 15 497 64-150 42.7 12-34 35.3 42-56 75.0 182
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November 5 5 173 18-44 40.9 1-6 16.7 11-20 55.0 48
December 4 4 124 9-30 30.0 1-5 20.0 9-10 90.0 28
January 9 8 286 32-78 41.0 8-23 34.8 27-34 79.4 99
February 7 7 233 35-82 42.7 7-22 31.8 26-33 78.8 103
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 25 24 32.6 4.6-11.5 40.2 0.8-2.7 30.4 3.6-4.8 75.3 13.6
Conference 16 15 32.4 5.2-12.3 41.9 1.2-3.5 33.3 4.1-5.2 79.1 15.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 33.3 4.2-10.8 39.3 1.1-3.1 35.3 2.1-2.8 76.7 11.7
Away 12 11 31.9 5.0-12.2 41.0 0.5-2.3 22.7 5.2-7.0 74.6 15.8
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 9 9 35.4 3.8-10.5 35.7 0.6-2.8 22.7 3.9-5.1 75.6 12.0
Losses 16 15 31.1 5.2-12.1 42.7 1.0-2.7 35.3 3.4-4.5 75.0 14.6
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November 5 5 34.6 4.2-10.2 40.9 0.2-1.4 16.7 2.5-4.6 55.0 11.1
December 4 4 31.0 2.9-9.7 30.0 0.3-1.6 20.0 2.9-3.2 90.0 9.0
January 9 8 31.8 4.5-10.9 41.0 1.1-3.2 34.8 3.8-4.8 79.4 13.8
February 7 7 33.3 6.0-14.1 42.7 1.2-3.8 31.8 4.5-5.7 78.8 17.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 25 24 32.6 1.4 6.1 7.5 2.1 0.0 1.3 1.9 0.7 0.4 2.6
Conference 16 15 32.4 1.3 6.6 7.9 2.4 - 0.9 2.0 0.4 0.3 2.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 33.3 1.5 7.3 8.8 1.8 - 1.3 1.6 0.8 0.5 2.6
Away 12 11 31.9 1.4 4.8 6.2 2.3 0.1 1.3 2.2 0.6 0.3 2.5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 9 9 35.4 1.3 7.6 8.9 2.4 0.1 2.0 2.8 0.7 0.3 2.4
Losses 16 15 31.1 1.5 5.3 6.8 1.9 0.0 0.9 1.4 0.6 0.4 2.6
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November 5 5 34.6 2.0 5.4 7.4 2.2 0.2 2.4 1.8 1.3 0.6 3.0
December 4 4 31.0 1.5 4.8 6.3 0.8 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.0 0.3 1.5
January 9 8 31.8 0.8 7.2 8.0 2.6 - 0.4 1.7 0.3 0.4 3.0
February 7 7 33.3 1.9 5.9 7.7 2.1 - 1.4 2.4 0.6 0.1 2.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 25 24 816 36 152 188 52 1 32 47 0.7 9 64
Conference 16 15 519 20 106 126 38 - 14 32 0.4 5 43
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 433 19 95 114 24 - 17 21 0.8 6 34
Away 12 11 383 17 57 74 28 1 15 26 0.6 3 30
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 9 9 319 12 68 80 22 1 18 25 0.7 3 22
Losses 16 15 497 24 84 108 30 0 14 22 0.6 6 42
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November 5 5 173 10 27 37 11 1 12 9 1.3 3 15
December 4 4 124 6 19 25 3 0 6 6 1.0 1 6
January 9 8 286 7 65 72 23 - 4 15 0.3 4 27
February 7 7 233 13 41 54 15 - 10 17 0.6 1 16
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 25 24 32.6 1.8 7.5 9.2 2.5 0.0 1.6 2.3 0.7 0.4 3.1
Conference 16 15 32.4 1.5 8.2 9.7 2.9 0.0 1.1 2.5 0.4 0.4 3.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 33.3 1.8 8.8 10.5 2.2 0.0 1.6 1.9 0.8 0.6 3.1
Away 12 11 31.9 1.8 6.0 7.7 2.9 0.1 1.6 2.7 0.6 0.3 3.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 9 9 35.4 1.5 8.5 10.0 2.8 0.1 2.3 3.1 0.7 0.4 2.8
Losses 16 15 31.1 1.9 6.8 8.7 2.4 0.0 1.1 1.8 0.6 0.5 3.4
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November 5 5 34.6 2.3 6.2 8.6 2.5 0.2 2.8 2.1 1.3 0.7 3.5
December 4 4 31.0 1.9 6.1 8.1 1.0 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.0 0.3 1.9
January 9 8 31.8 1.0 9.1 10.1 3.2 0.0 0.6 2.1 0.3 0.6 3.8
February 7 7 33.3 2.2 7.0 9.3 2.6 0.0 1.7 2.9 0.6 0.2 2.7