4 Nelson Kaputo
4 Nelson Kaputo
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario
High School: St. Michael's
Position: G
Major: International Studies
gp 22
pts/g 7.0
fg % 38.7
3pt % 39.0
ft % 83.3
reb/g 2.7
a/g 1.6

As A Junior (2017-18) | Game-by-Game Stats

  • Played in 33 games including six starts, averaging 3.3 points and 1.1 assists in 10.2 minutes per game
  • Scored in double figures three times including a career high 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting and 6-of-9 from long range in a win at George Mason (1/31)
  • Posted nine points in a victory at Buffalo (12/2)
  • Delivered 15 points in a win over Maryland Eastern Shore (11/20)
  • Handed out six assists and registered seven points in a win vs. Jackson State (11/18)
  • Had six points in 11 minutes off the bench in a victory over nationally ranked Rhode Island (2/16)

As A Sophomore (2016-17) | Game-by-Game Stats
Played in 21 games, making two starts ... averaged 2.0 points and 0.8 assists per game ... ran the point for 36 minutes and dished out six assists for the Bonnies in a win over Fordham Jan. 14 in Rochester … played 20 minutes and scored a season-best 13 points on a 4-for-7 shooting outing, including three three-pointers while dishing out two assists against George Mason Jan. 7 … scored three points in his season debut against Niagara Dec. 17 at Key Bank Center in Buffalo ... did not play in the first nine games of the season in order to focus on academics.

As A Freshman (2015-16)
Played in 30 games with one start ... averaged 4.4 points, 1.7 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.0 steals per game ... proved to be a capable three-point shooter as he made 35 percent (35-98) of his attempts from beyond the arc ... totaled 55 assists for the season against 31 turnovers ... his 29 steals ranked fourth-best on the team ... his one start came against South Carolina State on Dec. 19 at the Reilly Center, and he helped lead the Bonnies to a 64-45 win with 12 points, three steals and season highs in both assists (7) and rebounds (7) ... scored a season-high 14 points in a home win over Niagara on Dec. 30, adding five assists in that game as well ... his top scoring game against Atlantic 10 opposition was 10 points in a win at UMass Jan. 9 when he went 3-4 from three-point range ... scored 11 points in Nov. 21 win over Loyola.

High School/International
In 2014-15, led St. Michael’s College School to its second Ontario Provincial Championship in the last three years as well as the top spot in North Pole Hoops’ national rankings … St. Michael’s defeated St. Edmund Campion, 79-59, in the OPC title game, to finish the season 37-0 against Canadian competition and 47-1 overall … averaged 18.6 points, 4.4 rebounds and 7.2 assists per game … North Pole Hoops ranked Kaputo eighth on its list of Class of 2016 Canadian prospects … played for the highly-competitive CIA Bounce AAU program … in the summer of 2014, he earned a spot on the Canadian Under-17 national team that traveled to the FIBA World Championships.

Major:
 International Studies
Family:
 Mother is Betty Kaputo … has two sisters, Priscilla and Emmanualla, and one brother, Christopher.
Other Sports Played Beside Basketball: Soccer
Noteworthy: His mother is from Kongo … counts fellow Canadians Tyler Ennis (Milwaukee Bucks/Syracuse) and Duane Notice (South Carolina) among his mentors… played with Dillon Brooks (Oregon) in AAU.

Recent Games
Jan 23 at UMass W, 65-51
Jan 26 at Richmond W, 66-57
Feb 1 Davidson L, 75-66
Feb 6 at Duquesne W, 51-49
Feb 9 VCU L, 85-55
Feb 12 at Saint Joseph's W, 76-51
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 9
Games started 4 4
Minutes 540 215
Minutes per game 24.5 23.9
FG 53-137 14-50
FG Pct 38.7 28.0
3PT 32-82 11-35
3PT Pct 39.0 31.4
FT 15-18 0-0
FT Pct 83.3 -
Off rebounds 7 2
Def rebounds 53 19
Total rebounds 60 21
Rebounds per game 2.7 2.3
Personal fouls 42 17
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 35 15
Turnovers 30 6
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 2.5
Steals 15 3
Blocks 0 0
Points 153 39
Points per game 7.0 4.3
Points per 40 min 11.3 7.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 2 Alfred W, 90-42 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 Bucknell L, 88-85 - 13 4-7 57.1 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 10
Nov 10 Jackson St. W, 67-36 - 21 2-6 33.3 1-5 20.0 3-3 100.0 8
Nov 12 at Niagara L, 80-72 - 23 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 19 vs. Georgia State L, 75-65 - 29 3-11 27.3 1-5 20.0 4-5 80.0 11
Nov 20 vs. Boise St. L, 72-52 - 26 1-7 14.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 21 vs. Akron L, 61-49 - 23 5-8 62.5 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 28 Canisius W, 70-55 0 29 4-9 44.4 3-5 60.0 1-3 33.3 12
Dec 1 Delaware St. W, 90-61 0 27 6-8 75.0 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 16
Dec 5 Siena W, 82-40 0 25 8-11 72.7 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 21
Dec 8 #17 Buffalo L, 80-62 0 33 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 8
Dec 18 at Vermont L, 83-76 - 38 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 21 at Northeastern L, 64-59 - 16 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 7
Dec 29 at Syracuse L, 81-48 - 22 1-4 25.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 6 at George Mason L, 68-53 1 31 1-7 14.3 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 3
Jan 9 Saint Joseph's W, 73-47 1 34 5-11 45.5 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 12
Jan 12 vs. Fordham W, 71-64 1 21 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 16 at Rhode Island L, 75-63 1 14 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 19 Dayton L, 89-86 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 at UMass W, 65-51 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Richmond W, 66-57 - 19 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 1 Davidson L, 75-66 0 34 1-8 12.5 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 6 at Duquesne W, 51-49 - 12 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 9 VCU L, 85-55 - 21 1-3 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 12 at Saint Joseph's W, 76-51 - 29 3-7 42.9 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 17 George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 La Salle   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Fordham   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at Davidson   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 2 Alfred W, 90-42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 Bucknell L, 88-85 - 13 0 1 1 2 0 - 1 0 2 0
Nov 10 Jackson St. W, 67-36 - 21 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 2 0 2 0
Nov 12 at Niagara L, 80-72 - 23 0 3 3 3 4 0.8 2 0 2 -
Nov 19 vs. Georgia State L, 75-65 - 29 2 2 4 2 2 1.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 20 vs. Boise St. L, 72-52 - 26 1 1 2 2 4 0.5 0 0 2 -
Nov 21 vs. Akron L, 61-49 - 23 2 3 5 0 3 0.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 28 Canisius W, 70-55 0 29 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 0
Dec 1 Delaware St. W, 90-61 0 27 0 1 1 4 1 4.0 0 0 3 0
Dec 5 Siena W, 82-40 0 25 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 0
Dec 8 #17 Buffalo L, 80-62 0 33 0 4 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 0
Dec 18 at Vermont L, 83-76 - 38 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 21 at Northeastern L, 64-59 - 16 0 3 3 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 29 at Syracuse L, 81-48 - 22 0 2 2 2 2 1.0 3 0 2 -
Jan 6 at George Mason L, 68-53 1 31 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 0 1 -
Jan 9 Saint Joseph's W, 73-47 1 34 0 4 4 3 2 1.5 0 0 4 0
Jan 12 vs. Fordham W, 71-64 1 21 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 16 at Rhode Island L, 75-63 1 14 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 19 Dayton L, 89-86 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 at UMass W, 65-51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Richmond W, 66-57 - 19 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 1 Davidson L, 75-66 0 34 0 6 6 2 0 - 0 0 2 0
Feb 6 at Duquesne W, 51-49 - 12 1 1 2 1 0 - 0 0 4 -
Feb 9 VCU L, 85-55 - 21 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 12 at Saint Joseph's W, 76-51 - 29 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 2 0 2 -
Feb 17 George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 La Salle   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Fordham   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 30 1 16.7 1.5-4.4 33.6 1.2-3.3 35.7 0.3-0.4 81.8 4.4
2016-17 21 2 8.7 0.5-1.4 37.9 0.5-1.1 43.5 0.5-0.6 76.9 2.0
2017-18 33 6 10.2 1.1-2.5 41.7 0.6-1.7 33.3 0.6-0.6 90.5 3.3
2018-19 22 4 24.5 2.4-6.2 38.7 1.5-3.7 39.0 0.7-0.8 83.3 7.0
Total 106 13 14.7 1.3-3.6 37.5 0.9-2.5 36.9 0.5-0.6 84.1 4.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 30 1 502 44-131 33.6 35-98 35.7 9-11 81.8 132
2016-17 21 2 182 11-29 37.9 10-23 43.5 10-13 76.9 42
2017-18 33 6 336 35-84 41.7 19-57 33.3 19-21 90.5 108
2018-19 22 4 540 53-137 38.7 32-82 39.0 15-18 83.3 153
Total 106 13 1560 143-381 37.5 96-260 36.9 53-63 84.1 435
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 30 1 16.7 3.5-10.4 33.6 2.8-7.8 35.7 0.7-0.9 81.8 10.5
2016-17 21 2 8.7 2.4-6.4 37.9 2.2-5.1 43.5 2.2-2.9 76.9 9.2
2017-18 33 6 10.2 4.2-10.0 41.7 2.3-6.8 33.3 2.3-2.5 90.5 12.9
2018-19 22 4 24.5 3.9-10.1 38.7 2.4-6.1 39.0 1.1-1.3 83.3 11.3
Total 106 13 14.7 3.7-9.8 37.5 2.5-6.7 36.9 1.4-1.6 84.1 11.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 30 1 16.7 0.1 1.6 1.7 1.5 0.0 1.8 1.0 1.8 1.0 0.0
2016-17 21 2 8.7 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.8 0.6 1.4 0.1 0.0
2017-18 33 6 10.2 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.0 1.1 0.5 2.3 0.5 0.0
2018-19 22 4 24.5 0.3 2.4 2.7 1.9 0.0 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.7 0.0
Total 106 13 14.7 0.1 1.2 1.3 1.3 0.0 1.3 0.8 1.6 0.6 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 30 1 502 3 47 50 45 1 55 31 1.8 29 0
2016-17 21 2 182 0 6 6 21 0 17 12 1.4 3 0
2017-18 33 6 336 3 18 21 26 0 35 15 2.3 17 0
2018-19 22 4 540 7 53 60 42 0 35 30 1.2 15 0
Total 106 13 1560 13 124 137 134 1 142 88 1.6 64 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 30 1 16.7 0.2 3.7 4.0 3.6 0.1 4.4 2.5 1.8 2.3 0.0
2016-17 21 2 8.7 0.0 1.3 1.3 4.6 0.0 3.7 2.6 1.4 0.7 0.0
2017-18 33 6 10.2 0.4 2.1 2.5 3.1 0.0 4.2 1.8 2.3 2.0 0.0
2018-19 22 4 24.5 0.5 3.9 4.4 3.1 0.0 2.6 2.2 1.2 1.1 0.0
Total 106 13 14.7 0.3 3.2 3.5 3.4 0.0 3.6 2.3 1.6 1.6 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 22 4 24.5 2.4-6.2 38.7 1.5-3.7 39.0 0.7-0.8 83.3 7.0
Conference 9 4 23.9 1.6-5.6 28.0 1.2-3.9 31.4 0.0-0.0 - 4.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 1 26.3 3.7-7.6 48.5 2.2-4.9 45.5 0.8-1.0 77.8 10.3
Away 9 2 22.7 1.1-4.4 25.0 0.9-3.0 29.6 0.2-0.2 100.0 3.3
Neutral 4 1 24.8 2.5-7.2 34.5 1.0-2.8 36.4 1.5-1.8 85.7 7.5
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Wins 9 2 24.1 3.3-7.0 47.6 2.2-4.2 52.6 0.4-0.7 66.7 9.3
Losses 13 2 24.8 1.8-5.7 31.1 0.9-3.4 27.3 0.8-0.9 91.7 5.3
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November 7 0 23.4 2.9-7.6 37.7 1.1-3.6 32.0 1.6-2.0 78.6 8.4
December 6 0 26.8 3.2-5.7 55.9 2.2-3.7 59.1 0.7-0.7 100.0 9.2
January 5 4 23.8 1.8-5.6 32.1 1.2-3.4 35.3 0.0-0.0 - 4.8
February 4 0 24.0 1.2-5.5 22.7 1.2-4.5 27.8 0.0-0.0 - 3.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 22 4 540 53-137 38.7 32-82 39.0 15-18 83.3 153
Conference 9 4 215 14-50 28.0 11-35 31.4 0-0 - 39
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 9 1 237 33-68 48.5 20-44 45.5 7-9 77.8 93
Away 9 2 204 10-40 25.0 8-27 29.6 2-2 100.0 30
Neutral 4 1 99 10-29 34.5 4-11 36.4 6-7 85.7 30
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Wins 9 2 217 30-63 47.6 20-38 52.6 4-6 66.7 84
Losses 13 2 323 23-74 31.1 12-44 27.3 11-12 91.7 69
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November 7 0 164 20-53 37.7 8-25 32.0 11-14 78.6 59
December 6 0 161 19-34 55.9 13-22 59.1 4-4 100.0 55
January 5 4 119 9-28 32.1 6-17 35.3 0-0 - 24
February 4 0 96 5-22 22.7 5-18 27.8 0-0 - 15
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 22 4 24.5 3.9-10.1 38.7 2.4-6.1 39.0 1.1-1.3 83.3 11.3
Conference 9 4 23.9 2.6-9.3 28.0 2.0-6.5 31.4 0.0-0.0 - 7.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 1 26.3 5.6-11.5 48.5 3.4-7.4 45.5 1.2-1.5 77.8 15.7
Away 9 2 22.7 2.0-7.8 25.0 1.6-5.3 29.6 0.4-0.4 100.0 5.9
Neutral 4 1 24.8 4.0-11.7 34.5 1.6-4.4 36.4 2.4-2.8 85.7 12.1
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Wins 9 2 24.1 5.5-11.6 47.6 3.7-7.0 52.6 0.7-1.1 66.7 15.5
Losses 13 2 24.8 2.8-9.2 31.1 1.5-5.4 27.3 1.4-1.5 91.7 8.5
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November 7 0 23.4 4.9-12.9 37.7 2.0-6.1 32.0 2.7-3.4 78.6 14.4
December 6 0 26.8 4.7-8.4 55.9 3.2-5.5 59.1 1.0-1.0 100.0 13.7
January 5 4 23.8 3.0-9.4 32.1 2.0-5.7 35.3 0.0-0.0 - 8.1
February 4 0 24.0 2.1-9.2 22.7 2.1-7.5 27.8 0.0-0.0 - 6.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 22 4 24.5 0.3 2.4 2.7 1.9 0.0 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.7 0.0
Conference 9 4 23.9 0.2 2.1 2.3 1.9 0.0 1.7 0.7 2.5 0.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 1 26.3 0.0 3.0 3.0 2.0 0.0 1.6 1.2 1.3 0.7 0.0
Away 9 2 22.7 0.1 1.9 2.0 1.9 - 1.7 0.9 1.9 0.9 0.0
Neutral 4 1 24.8 1.5 2.3 3.8 1.8 0.0 1.5 2.8 0.5 0.3 0.0
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Wins 9 2 24.1 0.2 2.4 2.7 2.3 0.0 1.8 1.2 1.5 0.7 0.0
Losses 13 2 24.8 0.4 2.4 2.8 1.6 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.0 0.7 0.0
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November 7 0 23.4 0.7 2.4 3.1 2.0 0.0 1.6 2.4 0.6 0.9 0.0
December 6 0 26.8 0.0 2.8 2.8 1.8 0.0 1.5 1.2 1.3 1.0 0.0
January 5 4 23.8 0.2 2.0 2.2 1.6 0.0 1.8 0.8 2.3 0.2 0.0
February 4 0 24.0 0.3 2.3 2.5 2.3 0.0 1.5 0.5 3.0 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 22 4 540 7 53 60 42 0 35 30 1.2 15 0
Conference 9 4 215 2 19 21 17 0 15 6 2.5 3 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 1 237 0 27 27 18 0 14 11 1.3 6 0
Away 9 2 204 1 17 18 17 - 15 8 1.9 8 0
Neutral 4 1 99 6 9 15 7 0 6 11 0.5 1 0
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Wins 9 2 217 2 22 24 21 0 16 11 1.5 6 0
Losses 13 2 323 5 31 36 21 0 19 19 1.0 9 0
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November 7 0 164 5 17 22 14 0 11 17 0.6 6 0
December 6 0 161 0 17 17 11 0 9 7 1.3 6 0
January 5 4 119 1 10 11 8 0 9 4 2.3 1 0
February 4 0 96 1 9 10 9 0 6 2 3.0 2 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 22 4 24.5 0.5 3.9 4.4 3.1 0.0 2.6 2.2 1.2 1.1 0.0
Conference 9 4 23.9 0.4 3.5 3.9 3.2 0.0 2.8 1.1 2.5 0.6 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 1 26.3 0.0 4.6 4.6 3.0 0.0 2.4 1.9 1.3 1.0 0.0
Away 9 2 22.7 0.2 3.3 3.5 3.3 0.0 2.9 1.6 1.9 1.6 0.0
Neutral 4 1 24.8 2.4 3.6 6.1 2.8 0.0 2.4 4.4 0.5 0.4 0.0
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Wins 9 2 24.1 0.4 4.1 4.4 3.9 0.0 2.9 2.0 1.5 1.1 0.0
Losses 13 2 24.8 0.6 3.8 4.5 2.6 0.0 2.4 2.4 1.0 1.1 0.0
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November 7 0 23.4 1.2 4.1 5.4 3.4 0.0 2.7 4.1 0.6 1.5 0.0
December 6 0 26.8 0.0 4.2 4.2 2.7 0.0 2.2 1.7 1.3 1.5 0.0
January 5 4 23.8 0.3 3.4 3.7 2.7 0.0 3.0 1.3 2.3 0.3 0.0
February 4 0 24.0 0.4 3.8 4.2 3.8 0.0 2.5 0.8 3.0 0.8 0.0