Isaac Neilson Athlete Profile

#35 Isaac Neilson

Position: Forward Height: 6-11 Weight: 225 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2013-2015 Hometown: Mission Viejo, CA Mission: Birmingham, AL Last School: Mission Viejo HS

Personal

  • Served a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Alabama
  • Parents are Jim and Janice
  • Has three brothers and two sisters

Mission Viejo High School

  • Played for Troy Roelen at Mission Viejo
  • As a senior averaged 15.3 points, 11.3 rebounds and 5.0 blocks while Mission Viejo finished 29-3 overall and 7-1 in league play
  • Posted season highs of 29 points, 25 rebounds and 11 blocks
  • Named MaxPreps All-State Division II Second Team, All-CIF Southern Section Team Division 2AA, Orange County Register All-County Team
  • Named MVP of the 2010 Diablo Inferno Tournament where he averaged 14 points, 12 rebounds and 8 blocks
  • As a junior averaged 9.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 4.5 blocks
  • Named first-team All-South Coast Conference


2013-2014 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirting the 2013-14 season

2014-2015 | Freshman Year

  • Played in 34 games and started 5
  • Posted season highs of 15 points (Weber State), 9 rebounds (Santa Clara), 2 assists (Southern Virginia), 4 steals (Southern Virginia), 2 blocks (3 times) and 4 3-pointers (Weber State)
  • Hit 2 of 3 from the field and 6 of 7 from the free-throw line for 10 points vs. Long Beach State
  • Had 13 points, 7 rebounds, 2 assists and 4 steals vs. Southern Virginia
  • Posted 12 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist and 2 blocks vs. San Diego State
  • Hit 4 of 5 from 3 and scored 15 points at Weber State
  • Scored in double figures 4 times, hit 3 3-pointers once and led the team in rebounds twice