NASHVILLE, Tenn. - - Belmont University men's basketball senior Dylan Windler (Indianapolis, Ind.) is being considered for selection in the 2019 NBA Draft.
Windler led Belmont to 94 victories and three conference championships in his career, including Power 5 victories over UCLA, Georgia and Vanderbilt. Windler capped his career by helping the Bruins earn their first-ever NCAA Tournament victory with a win over Temple. Two days later, he scored a game-high 35 points as Belmont led sixth-seeded Maryland much of the way before losing in the final seconds.
The Indianapolis, Indiana native ranked fourth nationally in offensive efficiency by noted statistician Ken Pomeroy (Brandon Clarke, Zion Williamson, Matt Rafferty) and became just the fourth Ohio Valley Conference player since 1971 to post at least 1,600 career points and 1,000 career rebounds (Popeye Jones, Kenneth Faried, Chris Horton).
Dylan Windler Profile
NBA Pre-Draft Workouts: Boston, Brooklyn, Cleveland, Golden State, Indiana, Oklahoma City, Philadelphia, Portland, San Antonio, Utah
Career Highlights: Only player in America to average at least 20 points, 10 rebounds, 2.5 assists per game and shoot 40 percent from 3-point distance in 2019 ... 18th in college basketball history in effective field goal percentage (.640) ... 2-time NABC All-District ... 2019 USBWA All-District ... 2-time Mid-Major All-American ... 2-time All-OVC First Team ... Julius Erving Award Finalist ... Lou Henson Award Finalist ... Reese's NABC College All-Star Game Invitee ... Led Belmont to first NCAA Tournament victory and first at-large bid in program history ... 74 career double figure scoring games ... 35 career games of 20+ points ... 36 career double doubles; nine as a senior with 30+ points ... 41 points, 12 rebounds at Morehead State (2/9/19) ... 36 points, 20 rebounds vs. Morehead State (2/17/18) ... 35 points, 11 rebounds vs. Maryland in NCAA Tournament (3/21/19) ... 34 points, 11 rebounds vs. Middle Tennessee (11/12/18) ... 33 points, 12 rebounds at Austin Peay (1/26/19) ... 32 points, 21 rebounds vs. Austin Peay (3/8/19) ... 31 points, 11 rebounds at Samford (11/29/18) ... 24 points, 11 rebounds vs. Vanderbilt (11/13/17) ... 23 points, 16 rebounds, four assists vs. SEMO (1/31/19) ... 21 points, nine rebounds at Georgia (3/15/17) ... Only player in America to average at least 17 points, 9 rebounds, 2.5 assists per game and shoot 40 percent from 3-point distance in 2018 ... One of only three players in the nation to register a 30-20 game during the 2018 season (Marvin Bagley, Duke; Jo Lual-Acuil, Baylor) ... Senior CLASS Award Candidate ... 2-time Google Cloud CoSIDA Academic All-American ... Student-athlete representative on NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Competition Committee ... 2019 Division I-AAA ADA Men's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... 2018-19 OVC Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... Accomplished golfer; 1 handicap and career-low round of 67 ... Right-hand dominant; plays basketball and shoots pool left-handed.