14 Spas Nikolov
14 - Spas Nikolov
Height: 6-9
Year: 4
Hometown: Sofia, Bulgaria
High School: Sofia High School of Maths
Position: Forward
Major: Science
gp 16
pts/g 12.0
fg % 60.9
3pt % 16.7
ft % 76.3
reb/g 7.4
a/g 0.7

2019-20 (Junior)

Appeared in 19 Canada West conference games, starting 12 ... Averaged 6.1 ppg, 3.8 rpg, 0.6 apg ... Shot 55.8 per cent from the field ... Scored season-high 14 points and had season-high two blocks in 96-91 loss at Manitoba, Nov. 21, 2019 ... Scored in double-digits in three conference games ... Shot 50 per cent or better from the field in 13 conference games ... Grabbed a season-high nine rebounds and had season-high three assists in 84-72 loss at Alberta, Nov. 8, 2019.

2018-19 (Sophomore)

Appeared in all 20 Canada West conference games, starting 19, both career-highs ... Averaged career-high 8.5 points and 23.2 minutes per game ... Posted career-best 57.7 FG%, which ranked sixth in Canada West ... Had career-high 20 blocks, which ranked ninth in Canada West ... Scored career-high 17 points in 85-78 win at Macewan, Nov. 10, 2018 ... Scored in double-digits in six Canada West conference games ... Had double-digit rebounds in five games overall, including career-high 11 on two occasions (Sept. 29 at Lakehead, Dec. 1 vs Brandon) ... Had career-high three blocks in back-to-back games vs Saskatchewan, Nov. 16-17, 2018 ... Named Wesmen Athletics most improved male athlete of 2018-19. 

2017-18 (Freshman)

Appeared in 13 Canada West games, starting three ... Made his Wesmen debut in 79-78 win vs Lakehead, Oct. 20, 2017 ... Made his Canada West debut in 88-66 loss at Mount Royal, Oct. 27, 2017 ... Played a career-high 21 minutes and scored a career-high eight points in 90-88 win at Fraser Valley, Nov. 17, 2017 ... Grabbed a career-high five rebounds in 87-72 non-conference win vs Brandon, Oct. 21, 2017.

Before Winnipeg

Transferred to Wesmen from Myerscough College in Preston, England ... Helped Myerscough to 2017 AOC National Cup title and a final-cour appearance in the UK's under-19 Elite Academy Basketball League ... Played for affiliated Lancashire Spinners in England's National Basketball League ... Represented native country Bulgaria at U16, U18 and U20 levels ... Averaged 3.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in 12 minutes and seven games at U20 European Championships Division B in Greece ... Averaged 6.4 points and 4.3 rebounds in 20 minutes and nine contests at 2015 U18 European championship in Austria. His 1.7 blocks (15 total) per game was fifth at the tournament ... Averaged 5.1 points and 2.9 rebounds in nine games and had a personal best nine points and nine rebounds in a win over Ireland at U18 European championship as a 16-year-old ... Made his international debut at 2013 U16 Europen championship and recorded 4.4 rebounds per game ... Graduated from the High School of Mathematics in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Recent Games
Jan 28 Saskatchewan L, 91-71
Jan 29 Saskatchewan W, 86-78
Feb 11 Regina W, 74-64
Feb 12 Regina L, 81-56
Feb 18 at Saskatchewan W, 90-85
Feb 19 at Saskatchewan L, 80-64
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 16
Games started 16 16
Minutes 405 405
Minutes per game 25.3 25.3
FG 81-133 81-133
FG Pct 60.9 60.9
3PT 1-6 1-6
3PT Pct 16.7 16.7
FT 29-38 29-38
FT Pct 76.3 76.3
Off rebounds 47 47
Def rebounds 71 71
Total rebounds 118 118
Rebounds per game 7.4 7.4
Personal fouls 59 59
Disqualifications 3 3
Assists 11 11
Turnovers 31 31
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.4
Steals 11 11
Blocks 18 18
Points 192 192
Points per game 12.0 12.0
Points per 40 min 19.0 19.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 15 at MacEwan W, 78-68 1 32 6-12 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 14
Oct 16 at Alberta L, 97-70 1 23 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 9
Oct 22 Algoma   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Brandon W, 78-74 1 21 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Oct 29 at Regina L, 90-82 1 30 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 16
Oct 30 at Regina W, 77-69 1 38 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 14
Nov 5 at Manitoba L, 76-73 1 17 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 6 Manitoba L, 71-64 1 32 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 15
Nov 11 Brandon W, 84-80 1 24 9-14 64.3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 19
Nov 13 at Brandon W, 83-79 1 28 10-12 83.3 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 23
Dec 2 at Brandon L, 80-70 1 29 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 10
Dec 4 Brandon W, 94-73 1 21 6-15 40.0 0-2 0.0 5-5 100.0 17
Jan 14 Manitoba L, 68-66 1 15 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 15 at Manitoba W, 78-61 1 33 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 11
Jan 28 Saskatchewan L, 91-71 1 19 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Jan 29 Saskatchewan W, 86-78 1 30 5-9 55.6 0-1 0.0 5-7 71.4 15
Feb 11 Regina W, 74-64 1 26 7-8 87.5 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 16
Feb 12 Regina L, 81-56 1 31 1-8 12.5 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 5
Feb 18 at Saskatchewan W, 90-85 1 19 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 19 at Saskatchewan L, 80-64 1 13 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 15 at MacEwan W, 78-68 1 32 6 6 12 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 0
Oct 16 at Alberta L, 97-70 1 23 3 1 4 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 0
Oct 22 Algoma   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Brandon W, 78-74 1 21 2 4 6 2 1 2.0 1 1 2 0
Oct 29 at Regina L, 90-82 1 30 2 0 2 0 0 - 2 2 3 -
Oct 30 at Regina W, 77-69 1 38 5 9 14 1 1 1.0 1 1 1 -
Nov 5 at Manitoba L, 76-73 1 17 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 2 3 0
Nov 6 Manitoba L, 71-64 1 32 3 5 8 0 3 0.0 2 1 4 -
Nov 11 Brandon W, 84-80 1 24 6 5 11 1 2 0.5 0 1 5 1
Nov 13 at Brandon W, 83-79 1 28 3 5 8 0 3 0.0 1 0 5 1
Dec 2 at Brandon L, 80-70 1 29 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 0 1 4 0
Dec 4 Brandon W, 94-73 1 21 6 5 11 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 0
Jan 14 Manitoba L, 68-66 1 15 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 3 4 0
Jan 15 at Manitoba W, 78-61 1 33 3 4 7 0 3 0.0 1 1 3 0
Jan 28 Saskatchewan L, 91-71 1 19 4 5 9 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 0
Jan 29 Saskatchewan W, 86-78 1 30 7 7 14 3 1 3.0 0 1 3 0
Feb 11 Regina W, 74-64 1 26 1 6 7 2 5 0.4 2 2 5 1
Feb 12 Regina L, 81-56 1 31 2 7 9 0 4 0.0 0 1 4 0
Feb 18 at Saskatchewan W, 90-85 1 19 3 5 8 2 1 2.0 2 0 5 0
Feb 19 at Saskatchewan L, 80-64 1 13 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 1 4 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 16 16 25.3 5.1-8.3 60.9 0.1-0.4 16.7 1.8-2.4 76.3 12.0
Conference 16 16 25.3 5.1-8.3 60.9 0.1-0.4 16.7 1.8-2.4 76.3 12.0
Exhibition 3 3 25.3 3.3-7.0 47.6 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.7-2.3 71.4 8.3
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Home 8 8 24.8 5.2-9.2 56.8 0.1-0.6 20.0 2.1-3.0 70.8 12.8
Away 8 8 25.9 4.9-7.4 66.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.5-1.8 85.7 11.3
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 8 8 27.4 6.4-10.2 62.2 0.1-0.8 16.7 2.5-2.8 90.9 15.4
Losses 8 8 23.3 3.8-6.4 58.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-2.0 56.3 8.6
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October 2 2 34.0 6.0-10.0 60.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-3.0 100.0 15.0
November 4 4 25.3 7.0-9.8 71.8 0.2-0.2 100.0 1.0-1.2 80.0 15.3
December 2 2 25.0 5.0-11.5 43.5 0.0-1.0 0.0 3.5-4.5 77.8 13.5
January 4 4 24.3 4.2-6.8 63.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.8-2.5 70.0 10.3
February 4 4 22.3 3.5-6.0 58.3 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.2-2.0 62.5 8.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 16 16 405 81-133 60.9 1-6 16.7 29-38 76.3 192
Conference 16 16 405 81-133 60.9 1-6 16.7 29-38 76.3 192
Exhibition 3 3 76 10-21 47.6 0-1 0.0 5-7 71.4 25
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Home 8 8 198 42-74 56.8 1-5 20.0 17-24 70.8 102
Away 8 8 207 39-59 66.1 0-1 0.0 12-14 85.7 90
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 8 8 219 51-82 62.2 1-6 16.7 20-22 90.9 123
Losses 8 8 186 30-51 58.8 0-0 - 9-16 56.3 69
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October 2 2 68 12-20 60.0 0-0 - 6-6 100.0 30
November 4 4 101 28-39 71.8 1-1 100.0 4-5 80.0 61
December 2 2 50 10-23 43.5 0-2 0.0 7-9 77.8 27
January 4 4 97 17-27 63.0 0-1 0.0 7-10 70.0 41
February 4 4 89 14-24 58.3 0-2 0.0 5-8 62.5 33
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 16 16 25.3 8.0-13.1 60.9 0.1-0.6 16.7 2.9-3.8 76.3 19.0
Conference 16 16 25.3 8.0-13.1 60.9 0.1-0.6 16.7 2.9-3.8 76.3 19.0
Exhibition 3 3 25.3 5.3-11.1 47.6 0.0-0.5 0.0 2.6-3.7 71.4 13.2
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Home 8 8 24.8 8.5-14.9 56.8 0.2-1.0 20.0 3.4-4.8 70.8 20.6
Away 8 8 25.9 7.5-11.4 66.1 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.3-2.7 85.7 17.4
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 8 8 27.4 9.3-15.0 62.2 0.2-1.1 16.7 3.7-4.0 90.9 22.5
Losses 8 8 23.3 6.5-11.0 58.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.9-3.4 56.3 14.8
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October 2 2 34.0 7.1-11.8 60.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-3.5 100.0 17.6
November 4 4 25.3 11.1-15.4 71.8 0.4-0.4 100.0 1.6-2.0 80.0 24.2
December 2 2 25.0 8.0-18.4 43.5 0.0-1.6 0.0 5.6-7.2 77.8 21.6
January 4 4 24.3 7.0-11.1 63.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.9-4.1 70.0 16.9
February 4 4 22.3 6.3-10.8 58.3 0.0-0.9 0.0 2.2-3.6 62.5 14.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 16 16 25.3 2.9 4.4 7.4 3.7 0.2 0.7 1.9 0.4 0.7 1.1
Conference 16 16 25.3 2.9 4.4 7.4 3.7 0.2 0.7 1.9 0.4 0.7 1.1
Exhibition 3 3 25.3 3.7 3.7 7.3 2.7 0.0 0.7 1.0 0.7 1.0 0.3
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Home 8 8 24.8 3.6 5.1 8.8 3.9 0.3 0.9 2.4 0.4 0.5 1.3
Away 8 8 25.9 2.3 3.8 6.0 3.5 0.1 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.9 1.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 8 27.4 4.3 5.8 10.0 3.8 0.4 1.1 2.3 0.5 0.9 0.9
Losses 8 8 23.3 1.6 3.1 4.8 3.6 0.0 0.3 1.6 0.2 0.5 1.4
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October 2 2 34.0 3.5 4.5 8.0 2.0 - 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.5
November 4 4 25.3 3.0 4.3 7.3 4.3 0.5 0.3 2.0 0.1 0.8 1.0
December 2 2 25.0 4.0 4.0 8.0 3.5 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
January 4 4 24.3 3.5 4.3 7.8 3.3 0.0 1.0 1.5 0.7 0.3 1.3
February 4 4 22.3 1.5 5.0 6.5 4.5 0.3 1.3 3.0 0.4 1.0 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 16 16 405 47 71 118 59 3 11 31 0.4 11 18
Conference 16 16 405 47 71 118 59 3 11 31 0.4 11 18
Exhibition 3 3 76 11 11 22 8 0 2 3 0.7 3 1
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Home 8 8 198 29 41 70 31 2 7 19 0.4 4 10
Away 8 8 207 18 30 48 28 1 4 12 0.3 7 8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 8 219 34 46 80 30 3 9 18 0.5 7 7
Losses 8 8 186 13 25 38 29 0 2 13 0.2 4 11
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October 2 2 68 7 9 16 4 - 1 1 1.0 3 3
November 4 4 101 12 17 29 17 2 1 8 0.1 3 4
December 2 2 50 8 8 16 7 0 0 4 0.0 0 2
January 4 4 97 14 17 31 13 0 4 6 0.7 1 5
February 4 4 89 6 20 26 18 1 5 12 0.4 4 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 16 16 25.3 4.6 7.0 11.7 5.8 0.3 1.1 3.1 0.4 1.1 1.8
Conference 16 16 25.3 4.6 7.0 11.7 5.8 0.3 1.1 3.1 0.4 1.1 1.8
Exhibition 3 3 25.3 5.8 5.8 11.6 4.2 0.0 1.1 1.6 0.7 1.6 0.5
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Home 8 8 24.8 5.9 8.3 14.1 6.3 0.4 1.4 3.8 0.4 0.8 2.0
Away 8 8 25.9 3.5 5.8 9.3 5.4 0.2 0.8 2.3 0.3 1.4 1.5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 8 27.4 6.2 8.4 14.6 5.5 0.5 1.6 3.3 0.5 1.3 1.3
Losses 8 8 23.3 2.8 5.4 8.2 6.2 0.0 0.4 2.8 0.2 0.9 2.4
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October 2 2 34.0 4.1 5.3 9.4 2.4 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 1.8 1.8
November 4 4 25.3 4.8 6.7 11.5 6.7 0.8 0.4 3.2 0.1 1.2 1.6
December 2 2 25.0 6.4 6.4 12.8 5.6 0.0 0.0 3.2 0.0 0.0 1.6
January 4 4 24.3 5.8 7.0 12.8 5.4 0.0 1.6 2.5 0.7 0.4 2.1
February 4 4 22.3 2.7 9.0 11.7 8.1 0.4 2.2 5.4 0.4 1.8 1.8