Wing player with good size and length Owns a variety of moves and has good ball skills, allowing him to score from many different spots on the court Has worked to develop consistency in his outside shooting His versatility and experience could create more opportunities as a senior.
Appeared in 16 games Co-recipient of MSU's Unsung Player Award Averaged 0.8 points and 0.6 rebounds per game Scored a season-high six points against Alcorn State (12/13) in seven minutes Scored two points against North Carolina (4/6) in the NCAA Championship game Academic All-Big Ten.
Appeared in 19 games Averaged 1.1 points and 0.5 rebounds per contest Scored a season-high six points vs. Penn State (2/20), connecting on two 3-pointers, while also adding a season-best two rebounds Scored four points vs. IPFW (12/15) Played a season-high 10 minutes against San Jose State (12/19) Academic All-Big Ten.
Appeared in 26 games, starting eight Ranked fourth on the team with 30 assists (1.2 apg) Averaged 6.1 points, 2.3 rebounds and 25.6 minutes in his eight consecutive starts between Dec. 16 (Chicago State) and Jan. 14 (Illinois) Scored a career-high 11 points vs. Chicago State, adding four rebounds and four assists Also scored in double figures against UW-Green Bay (12/23) and The Citadel (11/12), scoring 10 points in each contest Scored nine points in three other games Grabbed a career-high six rebounds against both IPFW (12/6) and Belmont (12/19), while recording four rebounds in four other contests Dished out a career-high five assists vs. Youngstown State (11/9), tallying four assists in three other contests Played more than 30 minutes in four contests, including 38 against both Chicago State and Belmont Missed seven games (1/20 - 2/13) with an injury in his right foot.
Posted a three-year record of 95-4, including 65 straight wins in one stretch, playing for Coach Bob Vaughan at Braham Area High School, winning three-straight Minnesota 2A state championships Finished his career with 3,366 points, becoming Minnesota's all-time leading scorer in boys' basketball Averaged 33.6 points, 6.5 rebounds and 4.9 assists as a senior, shooting 59.8 percent from the field Earned Minnesota's Associated Press Player of the Year and Minnesota Mr. Basketball accolades Named MVP of the 2006 Class 2A All-Tournament Team 2006 St. Paul Pioneer Press Player of the Year 2006 Second-team EA Sports All-America honoree Three-year team captain Named the 2004, 2005 and 2006 Class 2A Player of the Year by Minnesota Basketball News Named to Street and Smith's All-America Fourth Team in fall 2005 Rated the No. 13 small forward and No. 61 player overall by Scout.com Averaged 28.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists as a junior His team posted a 33-0 record in his junior season, finishing with a No. 19 national and a No. 4 regional ranking from USA Today Earned 2005 Associated Press Player of the Year honors in Minnesota, while being the only junior on the AP all-state first team Averaged 27.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists as a sophomore, leading Braham to a Class 2A state championship 2004 Associated Press all-state honoree Three-time conference MVP, earning all-conference honors as a freshman, sophomore, junior and senior Participated in the 2005 USA Basketball Youth Development Festival Also a standout wide receiver and defensive back for high school football team Member of the National Honor Society Played AAU basketball for Howard Pulley Panthers.
Born Nov. 12, 1987 Son of Nathan and Kathy Dahlman Brother, Noah, plays Division I basketball at Wofford Grandson of Naismith Basketball Hall of Famer John Kundla, former coach of the Minneapolis Lakers and Minnesota Golden Gophers Communication major.
Dahlman's Career Highs
Minutes: 38 - two times, last vs. Belmont (12/19/06)
Points: 11 - vs. Chicago State (12/17/06)
Rebounds: 6 - two times, last vs. Belmont (12/19/06)
Assists: 5 - vs. Youngstown State (11/9/06)
Field Goals: 4 - vs. IPFW (12/6/06)
Field Goal Attempts: 8 - vs. Chicago State (12/16/06)
3-Point Field Goals: 2 - two times, last vs. Penn State (2/20/08)
3-Point FG Attempts: 3 - two times, last vs. Penn State (2/20/08)
Free Throws: 5 - vs. Chicago State (12/16/06)
Free Throw Attempts: 6 - two times, last vs. Loyola (MD) (12/30/06)
Steals: 2 - two times, last vs. IPFW (12/6/06)
Blocks: 2 - two times, last vs. Belmont (12/19/06)