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Nick Pagliuca
Player Profile:
Nick Pagliuca 1452637
Position: Guard
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
City/State: Weston, Mass.
High School: Milton Academy

• Has played an integral role on the team as a reliable practice player who can knock down shots from beyond the three-point line
• Continually improved his strength and mobility by working in both the weightroom and in practice
• Has excelled academically since arriving in Durham

• Appeared in a career-high 11 games, averaging 0.3 points and 0.4 rebounds per game in 18 minutes of play
• Made first career Final Four appearance, playing in one minute of action against No. 23 Michigan State (4/4) in the national semifinals
• Pulled down an offensive rebound against Robert Morris (3/20) in a NCAA Second Round contest in two minutes of play
• Collected an offensive and defensive rebound to go along with an assist in the season opener against Presbyterian (11/14) ... played a career high five minutes
• Drained first career three-pointer against Fairfield (11/15) ... finished with three points on 1-of-3 shooting from beyond the arc ... added a defensive rebounds in the victory

• Played in three contests, averaging 0.3 points and 0.7 rebounds over five minutes of action
• Grabbed an offensive rebound against Boston College (2/8)
• Played one minute and had a rebound in a home win over NC State (1/18)
• Split a pair of free throws for his first career point in a win over Elon (12/31)

High School
• Four-year letterwinner for coach Lamar Reddicks at Milton Academy
• Led Milton Academy to a 20-5 record and a trip to the NEPSAC semifinals as a senior ... team won its first Independent School League championship
• Received All-ISL honors after averaging 20.3 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game as a senior
• Earned honorable mention NEPSAC Class A all-conference honors in 2013 ... also named Boston Globe ISL All-Star
• Averaged 16.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game as a junior
• Helped the team to a 16-9 record in 2012
• Received the team’s sportsmanship award
• Hit a jump shot with seconds remaining in a 65-64 double-overtime win over Tabor
• Played varsity as a sophomore, averaging 8.0 points and 5.0 rebounds per game
• Averaged 8.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game as a freshman at Milton Academy

• Pronounced PAG-lee-you-kah
• Born Nick Edward Pagliuca on June 15, 1994, in Newton, Mass.
• Son of Judy and Steve Pagliuca ... has an older brother, Joe, and an older sister, Stephanie
• Father, Steve, is managing director of Bain Capital and co-owner of the Boston Celtics ... graduated from Duke in 1977
• Brother, Joe, was a walk-on to the Duke basketball team from 2004-07 ... he was a three-time recipient of the Dr. Deryl Hart Award, given annually to the team’s top scholar-athlete
• Sister, Stephanie, is a 2013 Duke graduate
• Brother, Jesse, is a junior on the basketball team at Amherst College
• Participated in student government and the engineering club at Milton Academy
• National Merit Scholarship recipient
• Hobbies include playing the piano and computer programming
• Favorite athlete is Jared Sullinger
• Led his AAU team, Middlesex Magic, to Hall of Fame Invitational title

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