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Austin Nelson Athlete Profile

#3 Austin Nelson

Position: Guard Height: 6-0 Weight: 160 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2011-2012 Hometown: Henderson, NV Last School: Coronado High School




  • Parents are Charris and Alan Nelson
  • Has one brother and one sister

Before BYU:

  • Named Sunrise Region MVP
  • Named to 4A All-State Third Team by the Las Vegas Review-Journal
  • Averaged 17.2 points, 7.7 assists, 5.0 boards and 3.7 steals as a senior
  • Led Coronado to a 22-8 record overall and 12-2 in league play
  • Coronado’s all-time leader in scoring and assists
  • Averaged 16.8 points, 9.7 assists, 5.9 rebounds and 4.3 steals as a junior
  • Coached by Jeff Kaufman
  • Played for Triple Double Elite, coached by Tyrell Jamerson