Carter returns to the Golden Bears as a walk-on after a successful high-school career at Dorsey High School in Los Angeles.
As a Junior (2010-11): Finished a perfect 4-for-4 from behind the arc and totaled a new career-best 16 points against Southern Miss. , surpassing his previous personal best by 10 points ... drilled two three-pointers against UC Davis to give him a then-career high of six points ... also against the Aggies, secured his first collegiate steal ... garnered a personal-best two assists at Arizona ... tied his career high with three rebounds against Kansas ... hit a big trey in the final seconds of the first half against Iowa State ... scored two points and snagged three rebounds against Cal State Northridge ... swished a three-pointer against New Mexico ... earned his first career block against Notre Dame and his first career assist against Cal Poly ... saw some playing time at Colorado in the second round of the NIT.
As a Sophomore (2009-10):Competed in 12 games, scoring 16 points, shooting 6-for-11 from the field ... hauled in six rebounds.
As a Freshman (2008-09): Competed in four games, collecting five points and three rebounds.
High School: Competed for Dorsey HS in the Coliseum League, where he was first-team All-City and first-team All-Coliseum League in 2008 ... averaged 18.2 points, 6.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists as a senior.
Personal: Nigel Seth Carter ... born Feb. 25, 1990, in Los Angeles, Calif. ... parents are Val and Monette Carter ... cousin, Rod Carter, attended Cal ... undeclared major with an interest in business.