Chants Break Asheville's 10-game Conference Road Streak
2011-12: Made 13 starts in 20 games played... Finished year averaging 4.4 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game... Scored a season-high six assists and nine rebounds at Campbell (1/2).... Had eight boards and seven points at Gardner-Webb (1/12)... Scored a season-high 16 points on 6-of-6 from the field including 4-of-4 from beyond the arc against Presbyterian (1/14)... Made three treys and totaled 11 points against Asheville (1/17)... Totaled four assists in Coastal's 74-69 win over Asheville (2/14).
2010-11: Was the only Chanticleer to start all 34 games ... Ranked second on the team with 29.3 minutes played per game ... Finished the season second on the team and 11th in the Big South Conference with 3.0 assists per game ... Ended the season second on the team and fourth in the league with a 1.8 assist/turnover ratio ... Averaged 6.2 points and 2.9 rebounds per game ... Stood fourth on the team with a .712 free throw percentage ... Scored 13 points and had three assists in the Chants' 112-52 win over Piedmont College (Nov. 12) ... Finished with 14 points, hit a career-high four three-pointers and recorded his first ever blocked shot at College of Charleston (Nov. 16) ... Tallied 13 points, five assists and hit a career-high seven free throws in the Chants' 73-71 win over Charleston Southern (Dec. 4) ... Finished with 14 points, seven assists and a career-high eight rebounds in a 125-70 victory over Thomas More (Dec. 20) ... Had 13 points in wins over Radford (Dec. 31) and at VMI (Jan. 6) ... Scored 12 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the Chants' 77-71 win over Liberty (Feb. 3) ... Registered a season-high 20 points to go along with five rebounds, six assists and four three-pointers made in a 99-86 win over VMI (Feb. 5) ... Poured in 12 points in a win over North Carolina Central (Feb. 17).
2009-10: Was named the Big South Freshman of the Week (Feb. 7) ... Hit the game-winning free-throw with 0.5 seconds left in the 52-51 win over Radford (Feb. 13) ... Had a career high 22 points on 8-of-11 shooting in the win over VMI (Dec. 3) ... Went 5-of-8 from the free-throw line in the win over the Keydets ... Dished out a career-high nine assists in the UNC Asheville win (Feb. 6) ... Scored 10 points, had six assists and four steals in a win over Winthrop (Jan. 2) ... Had a career-high five rebounds to go along with three assists at Presbyterian (Jan. 28) ... Scored 12 points in the loss at UAB in the NIT (March 16) ... Dished out seven assists in the win over Bridgewater (Dec. 12) ... Scored seven points and had three steals in 22 minutes of action in his first game in a Chanticleer uniform ... Had a +21 plus/minus in the College of Charleston game ... Scored 13 points and dished out six assists in the Gardner-Webb game (Feb. 4) ... Scored 11 points on 6-of-8 shooting from the free throw line in a win over Savannah State (Dec. 19) ... Had five assists to go along with six points in a win over Allen (Nov. 28) ... Scored five points, grabbed three rebounds and had four assists in the win over Voorhees (Nov. 21) ... Scored five points in a season-high 28 minutes in a win over Georgia Southern (Dec. 15) ... Tied the team-high with 11 points in the win over Charleston Southern (Feb. 20) ... Had five assists and tied a game-high with four steals in the win over Cornell (Dec. 27) ... Followed that with five assists and eight points in a win over Georgia Southern (Dec. 29) ... Scored 14 points in 27 minutes in a win over Presbyterian (Jan. 4) ... Had two steals against Cal State Northridge (Nov. 24).
High School: Played his prep season at Hargrave Military Academy in Virginia ... Averaged 10 points and seven assists per game at Hargrave ... Joins current Chanticleer Dexter Moore as Hargrave alumni ... Went to Concord High School in Concord, N.C., where he helped the Spiders to a North Carolina 3A state championship in 2006-07 ... Averaged 17 points and eight assists as a senior at Concord ... Averaged 14 points per game as a junior ... Earned an invitation to the Carolinas All-Star Basketball Classic ... Was the Most Outstanding Player in the 3A state championship game his sophomore year ... Played on the CP3 AAU Team as well as with the Carolina Raptors ... Was on the Honor Roll at Concord.
Personal: Full name is Daniel Patrick Nieman ... Son of Dean and Suzanne Nieman Majoring in business management.