2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11
2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11

Nathaniel Britt, II

Position: Guard
Height: 6í1Ē (185 cm)
Weight: 158 lbs. (72 kg)
School: Gonzaga High School '13
Hometown: Upper Marlboro, Md.

USA Basketball

  • Named to the USA 2012 Menís FIBA Americas U18 Championship Team on June 9.

College Notes

  • Has verbally committed to attend and play for the University of North Carolina in 2013-14.

Honors

  • Named Gatorade Washington D.C. Player of the Year after his sophomore season in 2011.
  • Participated in the 2012 All-American Championship on April 1 in New Orleans, La. and led all players with six assists, in addition to scoring seven points on 3-of-9 shooting.
  • Selected All-Met second team by the Washington Post in 2012.
  • Named All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) first team in 2012 and 2011.
  • Selected All-Met first team by the Washington Post in 2011.
  • Named All-WCAC honorable mention as a freshman in 2010.

High School Notes

  • As a junior in 2011-12, averaged 15.8 ppg. and 6.2 apg. to lead Gonzaga High School in Washington, D.C. to a 26-7 record, eclipsing the 1,000-point mark for his career during the season.
  • As a sophomore in 2010-11, averaged 13.5 ppg., 5.2 apg., 4.0 rpg. and 3.7 spg. as he led the Eagles to a 24-7 record and the 2011 WCAC championship game.
  • Also plays AAU for the D.C. Assault.

Personal

  • Born on Jan. 13, 1994.
  • Parents are Melody and Nathaniel Britt. Has one sister, Natalya (16).
  • Also played football and soccer at Gonzaga.
  • Donates his time as a youth basketball instructor.
  • Volunteers at a local homeless shelter.

The Scoop

  • This left-hander wears number 0 because: It reminds me that people always counted me out and said I wouldnít amount to anything.
  • Favorite sport other than basketball: Football.
  • Favorite food: Honey glazed salmon.
  • Favorite subject: Science.
  • Favorite basketball player: Rajon Rondo/Kyrie Irving.
  • Favorite Olympian: LeBron James.
  • Most played song on iPod: Anything by Drake, J. Cole or Rihanna.
  • Piece of clothing you canít live without: Cargos.
  • Best player youíve ever played against: Brandon Jennings.
  • Player, past or present, you compare your game to: Rajon Rondo/Kyrie Irving.
  • Most impressive person youíve met: Eddie Jordan because of his knowledge of the game.
  • Away from the court you enjoy: Hanging out with friends.
  • Most people donít know: I can draw.
  • Superstitions: Splitting the pole, hats on the bed.