22 - Nate Mensah
Nate Mensah
Height: 6-3
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah
High School: West HS
Position: Guard

2009-10 Third year walk-on who saw action in five games ... played three minutes at Gonzaga ... attempted a three-pointer at San Diego and at Gonzaga.

2008-09 Traveled to Ghana in West Africa this past summer as part of an immersion trip with Santa Clara's Leavey School of Business where they worked at a community library and spent time studying the business environment. Also reconnected with his Dad's side of the family ... walk-on with the basketball team who played one minute in the CSU East Bay game and another minute in the win over Sacramento State where he collected 1 rebound ... took a shot in the NDNU game ... had 1 rebound in 2 minutes at Gonzaga ... played 2 minutes in win over USF ... played in 3 minutes vs. Houston Baptist and pulled down 2 rebounds ... snagged 1 rebound in 3 minutes vs. LMU.

2007-08 Walk-on on the basketball team.

HIGH SCHOOL 2007 graduate of West High School ... played basketball for Bob Lyman and ran track for Ed Lloyd ... helped team to a 15-6 record in 2007 and a Ben Lomond Tournament Championship title where he was named the MVP ... three-straight playoff appearances ... named first-team all-state and Region 6 MVP as a senior ... also recognized as West's Athlete of the Year ... 18 ppg, 7 rpg, 4 apg and 2 apg senior year and 14 ppg, 7 rpg, 2 apg and 3 spg his junior year ... three-year starter and four-year letterwinner.

PERSONAL Parents are Nii Ansah and Marlene Mensah ... has one sister, Teki, a sophomore at Santa Clara University.

CAREER STATISTICS

                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2007-08    1-0      0/0.0     0-0    .000    0-0    .000    0-0    .000   0-0      0  0.0   1-0    0   0   0   0    0/0.0
2008-09    8-0     14/1.8     0-3    .000    0-3    .000    0-0    .000   1-4      5  0.6   1-0    0   0   0   0    0/0.0
2009-10    5-0      7/1.4     0-2    .000    0-2    .000    0-0    .000   0-0      0  0.0   0-0    0   0   0   0    0/0.0
TOTAL     14-0     21/1.5     0-5    .000    0-5    .000    0-0    .000   1-4      5  0.4   2-0    0   0   0   0    0/0.0