2013-14/Redshirt Sophomore at Illinois State Served as a team captain Named to the Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete First Team Was a three-time Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Week (Jan. 15, Dec. 27 and Dec. 4) Was one of 75 NCAA Division I men's basketball student-athletes nominated for the 2014 Allstate NABC Good Works Team (announced Dec. 3) Started 30 games and played in all 34 contests Led the Redbirds and ranked No. 9 in the MVC in three-pointers per game (1.8) Shot a team-best 35.5 percent (60-for-169) from beyond the arc and 90 percent (27-for-30) at the free throw line Averaged 6.9 points and 3.4 rebounds per contest Netted eight points during a career-high 35 minutes in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) quarterfinal win over Texas A&M (March 24) Registered 13 points in the CBI first-round win over Morehead State (March 19) Scored 11 points in the win over Missouri State (Feb. 18) Netted a career-best 18 points - all in the second half - plus blocked a career-best two shots in the overtime loss at Evansville (Feb. 12) Scored 15 points on a career-best five three-pointers (5-for-7) in the win over Drake (Feb. 1) Netted four three-pointers for 12 points in the win at Drake (Jan. 18) Scored 12 points on 4-for-8 shooting from beyond the arc to finish with 12 points in the win over Loyola (Jan. 11) Went 3-for-6 from beyond the arc in the loss at No. 6 Wichita State (Jan. 8) Finished a perfect 6-for-6 at the free throw line to score 11 points in the win over DePaul (Dec. 22) Scored 11 points on 4-for-8 shooting and registered his first-career block in the loss at Oakland (Dec. 16) Netted eight points on 3-for-4 shooting in the win over No. 25 Dayton (Dec. 7) Scored 14 points with seven rebounds in the win at San Francisco (Nov. 30) Reached double figures for the first time in 2013-14 with a 10-point effort in the loss to Manhattan (Nov. 20) Pulled down seven rebounds in the loss at No. 14 VCU (Nov. 8) Recipient of the Dr. James E. Collie Endowed Scholarship.
2012-13/Redshirt Freshman at Illinois State Played in 25 games, with one start Suffered a knee sprain and bone bruise (Feb. 13), and missed five games before returning against Northern Iowa (March 8) Scored six points on 2-for-4 shooting from beyond the arc in ISU's Valley Tournament semifinal loss to Final Four qualifier Wichita State (March 9) Capped a 16-0 run with a clutch three-pointer to tie the game, 22-22, against Wichita State at the Valley Tournament Grabbed a career-high four rebounds, with nine points and one assist in the win over Southern Illinois (Feb. 2) Netted six points with two rebounds and two assists in the loss at Bradley (Jan. 29) Made his first-career start and scored five points with one rebound in the loss to Northern Iowa (Jan. 5) Netted eight points and shot 2-for-2 free throws in the loss to No. 16 Creighton (Jan. 2) Hit 3-for-5 field goals to score eight points in the loss at Indiana State (Dec. 30) Scored six points on 2-for-4 three-point shooting in the win over Austin Peay (Dec. 22) Collected a career-high three steals and added three points and two rebounds in the loss at No. 5 Louisville (Dec. 1) Tallied a career-best three assists, but was held scoreless in the win over UAB (Nov. 24) Scored a career-high 11 points (4-for-6), including 3-for-5 from beyond the arc, against Delaware State (Nov. 18) Hit a key three-pointer to give ISU the lead, 55-54, in the second half of the win over Drexel (Nov. 15) Made his collegiate debut in the win over UC Santa Barbara (Nov. 12), scoring nine points with three rebounds and two assists.
2011-12/Freshman at Illinois State Redshirted.
Prior to Illinois State Finished his career at Lyons Township High School with 108 career three-point makes A 2011 McDonald's All-America nominee Two-time All-West Suburban Conference selection Led the Lions to a pair of regional championships In 2011, the Lions finished 26-3 and lost to eventual state champion Chicago Simeon in the sectional final As a senior, averaged 16.3 points, 6.1 rebounds and four assists per game Led the team with 323 points as a junior and averaged 11.5 points per game Coached by Tom Sloan A four-year member of the honor roll.
Personal Born December 18, 1992 Son of Mark and Jennifer Zeisloft Oldest of three children Name is pronounced: Nick ZIE-sloft Major: Finance