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#5 Nick Faust
Position: Guard
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 205
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Baltimore City College HS
Experience: 1 Letter
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CAREER HONORS

  • 2012 ACC All-Freshman Team

AS A JUNIOR (2013-14): Appeared in 32 games, making 14 starts...averaged 27.4 minutes/g...led team with 37 steals, while averaging 9.4 points/g and 3.7 rebounds/g...third on team in total assists (64) and blocks (19)...dished five assists in ACC Tournament vs. Florida State (3/13)...scored career-high 20 points on 7-of-11 shooting (4-of-7 from 3 pt) vs. Wake Forest (2/18)...posted 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting at Florida State (1/12)...led team in scoring in second straight game with 16 pts (4-of-6 from 3) vs. Georgia Tech (1/4)...matched career-high with 19 points and had season-high 9 rebounds vs. NC Central (12/31)...notched 13 points and made all five free throws vs. Tulsa (12/29)...had strong all-around game with 8 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists vs. FAU (12/14)...reached double-figures with 11 points at Boston College (12/12)...had season-high five assists and four steals versus Morgan State (11/29)...matched season-high with 17 points in Paradise Jam semifinals against Northern Iowa (11/24)...posted team-high 17 points in season debut against #19 UConn (11/8)...had 10 points, six assists and six rebounds in a 92-84 win over the Bahama All-Stars on the team's Foriegn Tour in August.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13): Finished third on the team in scoring with 9.3 ppg... Averaged 12.4 ppg over the last 12 games and shot .467 (49-105) from the field and .440 (22-50) from 3-point in that span... Scored in double figures in 20 games, including eight of the last nine... Led the team with 37 steals... Led the team in scoring vs. Morehead State (11/12) with 12 points... Tied for the team lead and matched a career high with 8 rebounds vs. Lafayette (11/20)... Knocked down a career-high 7 free throws vs. George Mason (12/2) en route to 14 points... Came off the bench and dished out a career-high 7 assists in 20 minutes vs. UMES (12/5)... Scored a then season-high 16 points vs. Monmouth (12/12) including three 3-pointers... Limited to 5 minutes vs. Virginia Tech (1/5) due to back spasms and a shoulder injury... Had 14 points vs. Florida State (1/9) including a career-high four 3-pointers... Matched a then career high with 8 rebounds against Miami (1/13)... Scored 9 of his 11 points in the 2nd half vs. Boston College (1/22), including five in the last 1:37... Had a team- and season-high 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting, including a career-high tying four 3-pointers, along with three assists, three steals and a block vs. Clemson (2/23)... Reached double figures for the third time in four games with 16 vs. North Carolina (3/6)... Scored 13 of his team-high 15 points in the first half at Virginia (3/10)... Made a career-high five 3-pointers and had 17 points in the ACC Tournament vs. North Carolina (3/16)... Recorded his first career double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds vs. Niagara (3/19)... Reached double figures for the seventh straight game with 12 against Denver (3/21)... Scored 14 points in the NIT semifinal vs. Iowa (4/2).

AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12): ALL-ACC FRESHMAN TEAM MEMBER as voted by ACSMA... Winner of Juan Dixon Award for most improved on the team and Buck Williams Award for top defensive player on the team... 2nd on team in assists (66) and steals (31), trailing only Sean Mosley in each stat... Finished with 6 games with at least 3 steals... Shot .512 FG (21x41) and .412 3FG (7x17) in final four games... Averaged 15.0 in 2 games in ACC Tournament... Averaged 13.4 ppg in the last 9 games... 9 of his 14 double-figure games came in the last 11 games (since 2/4 vs. UNC), including final 5 straight (14.2 ppg)... Averaged 13.4 points, 4.9 rebounds, 1.22 steals in 9 games since returning to starting lineup after Pe'Shon Howard's knee injury (since 2/11 at Duke)... Had 13 games with at least 30 minutes... Hit 4 of 8 3-pointers and finished with 14 points in the exhibition win over Northwood (11/4)... Finished with 7 points, 6 rebounds, 3 steals, 2 assists and a block vs. UNCW (11/13)... First double-figure scoring game as a collegian with 15 vs. Colo., also 5 boards, 3 assists... Season-best 4 assists in good floor game vs. FGCU (11/25)... 8 pts, 5 rebounds, 2 blocks, 3 steals... Led Terps in rebounds(6) and assists(5) in win over Mount (12/7)... 13 points(6-6 FT) in 37 minutes... Had 9 points, 3 boards, 2 assists, 3 steals in win over FIU (12/14)... Had 7 rebounds, 7 points and 4 assists and 0 turnovers in win over Radford (12/23)... Went 5-for-10 FG to score 10 points vs. Albany (12/28)... Hit 3 of 4 behind arc on way to 13 points in win over Samford (12/31)... Had 6 points, 6 rebounds and assist in win over Wake Forest (1/11)... Great defensive effort included steal-to-dunk at halftime buzzer vs. GT... One of two double-figure scorers at FSU (1/17) with 10 points (4-8 FG)... Had 7 points (3-8 FG) with 3 boards against Duke (1/25)... Finished with 6 points, 6 boards, 3 assists in 22 minutes in win over Virginia Tech (1/28)... Had 9 points, 4 boards and 3 steals at Miami (2/1)... Solid all around game at #9 Duke, matching then season highs in minutes (37), FG (6), FGA (12), rebounds (8) and points (15)... Had 14 pts, 4 rebs, 6 asts and 5 stls in win vs. BC (2/16)... 5 steals are most by a Terp this season and most since ACC Quarters in 2010 (Milbourne, Vasquez)... 6 assists were a career-high... Had 13 points (5-12 FG, 2-5 3FG) at UVa (2/18)... Tied season-high and led Terps with 8 boards in win over Miami (2/21)... Had 11 points (3-9 FG, 2-3 3FG) at Georgia Tech (2/25)... Then-season-high 17 points at #6 UNC (2/29) on 7-for-11 FG, 3-for-6 3FG, also adding 5 boards and 4 assists... 13 points (4-7 FG, 2-3 3FG, 3-4 FT) in OT loss to #24 UVa in career-high 39 minutes... Season-high 19 points vs. Wake in ACC First Round (3/8) were most by Terp freshman since LaRon Profit... Went 6-10 FG, 1-3 3FG, 6-10 FT) with 5 rebounds... Had 11 points, 4 boards, assist, block, steal in ACC Quarters vs. #4 UNC (3/9).

BEFORE MARYLAND: Four-star prospect who graded at 95 by ESPN.com... Rated 12th at shooting guard and 36th overall nationally by ESPN... Rated 10th nationally among shooting guards by Rivals.com... Led City to two straight Maryland Class 2A state titles...First team All-Metro by The Baltimore Sun... Averaged 22 points and 6.5 rebounds as a senior for the Knights... Averaged 19.7 points and 5.3 rebounds as a junior... Posesses a "sly athleticism" according to ESPN.com... Also considered Oregon State, Florida State, Marquette and Villanova.

PERSONAL: Parents are Anthony and Lisa Faust... Has one brother, Rashard... His father, Anthony, introduced him to the game of basketball... Born in Baltimore... Major is African-American Studies.

  • Recipient of the Rick and Kath Bailey Director's Circle Scholarship





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