• Q&A (4/4/18)
• Niagara River Lions Press Release (9/18/17)
• Alaska Dispatch News Feature (4/2/17)
• Trending Now w/Kevin Acee (3/6/17)
• Trending Now w/Kevin Acee (3/22/16)
• San Diego Union-Tribune Feature (2/16/16)
• Mighty 1090 Interview (1/13/16)
• Signed a contract with Germany's GIESSEN 46ers in August of 2018. (press release)
• Signed a contract with the Niagara River Lions of the National Basketball League of Canada in September of 2017. (press release)
AS A SENIOR IN 2016-17
NABC All-West District First Team ... D2CCA All-West Region First Team ... CCAA Player of the Year ... All-CCAA First Team ... Division II Bulletin All-America Fourth Team ... NCAA West Regional All-Tournament Team ... CCAA Tournament MVP ... All-CCAA Tournament Team ... CoSIDA Academic All-America of the Year ... CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team ... CCAA Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team ... D2 CCA Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship recipient ... CCAA Winter All-Academic ... UCSD Outstanding Senior Student-Athlete ... UCSD Athlete of the Year ... UCSD Chancellor's Scholar-Athlete ... CCAA All-Academic ... Invited to play in Division II All-Star Game ... NABC Honors Court ... San Diego Hall of Champions Amateur Star of the Year ... Hero Sports Hero of the Year Honorable Mention ... San Diego Hall of Champions Star of the Month for February ... CCAA Player of the Week (11/15) ... CCAA/PacWest Challenge MVP ... CCAA/PacWest Challenge All-Tournament Team ... Three-time UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (11/14, 2/27, 3/6) ... Became UCSD's Division II career leader in points, rebounds, field goals made, field goals attempted, free throws attempted, games played, and minutes played ... Just the second Triton in the program's DII era to record 1,000 points and 500 rebounds in a career.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2015-16
All-CCAA First Team ... All-CCAA Tournament Team ... All-West Regional Tournament Team ... CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team ... CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team ... CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Winter All-Academic ... National STUDENT-Athlete Day honoree ... CCAA Player of the Week (2/2) ... San Diego Hall of Champions Star of the Month for January ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (11/30) ... Started all 32 games ... Led Tritons in rebounding (5.8), assists (3.1) and steals (0.8) ... Second on team in scoring (13.2) and field goal percentage (.513) ... In CCAA, ranked fourth in field goal percentage, eighth in assist/turnover ratio (1.2), ninth in assists, 13th in rebounding and 16th in scoring ... Scored his 1,000th career point against California Baptist in an NCAA West Regional Second Round game (3/12) ... Grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds vs. San Francisco State (2/26) ... Scored a season-best 20 points against Chico State in an NCAA West Regional First Round game (3/11) ... 10 or more points in 26 of 32 games ... Multiple assists 25 times and four or more on 13 occasions ... Twice had a career-high seven helpers ... Five double-doubles ... Hit a buzzer-beating lay-up to lift UC San Diego to a 71-69 victory against California Baptist and send the Tritons on to the West Region title game (3/12) ... His 1,014 career points and 184 assists rank fifth, while his 418 rebounds rank sixth in UCSD's Division II history ... Also ranks in school's career top 10 in field goals (373, fourth), steals (75, fifth), free throws (224, sixth), field goals attempted (711, seventh), free throws attempted (340, seventh) and minutes (2,462, ninth) ... In UCSD's DII single season record book, Klie ranks second in field goals (161), second in minutes (968), third in points (422), third in field goals attempted (314), fourth in rebounds (184), eighth in free throws attempted (135), eighth in assists (100), ninth in rebound average (5.8), ninth in assists average (3.1) and 10th in scoring average (13.2) with his 2015-16 numbers.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014-15
All-CCAA Second Team ... CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team ... CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Winter All-Academic ... San Diego Hall of Champions Star of the Month for January ... UCSD Athletics All-Academic Team ... Two-time UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (1/12, 2/1) ... Started all 27 games ... Averaged 12.2 points and 5.1 rebounds, both second on the team ... His .574 shooting percentage led the team and ranked third in the CCAA ... Led team in total rebounds (137) and steals (28) and was third in assists (46) ... Among the top 15 in the league in field goals (117), free throws (85), defensive rebounds (98), total rebounds, points (330) and points/game ... Totaled 10 or more points in 20 games ... Had a season-high 20 points twice ... Notched first career double-double with 12 points and a career-high 11 rebounds vs. Cal State East Bay (1/30) ... The 11 rebounds tied for a team season-high ... Career-best and team season-high six assists twice.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013-14
CCAA Freshman of the Year ... CCAA All-Academic ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (12/2) ... Played in 26 games with 13 starts ... Led team and ranked ninth in the CCAA in field goal percentage (.492) ... Second on team in total assists (38) and third in scoring (10.1) and steals (23) ... Totaled 10 or more points 15 times ... Season-high 24 points vs. San Francisco State (2/21).
A 2013 graduate of Service High School in Anchorage, Alaska ... Named Gatorade Alaska Basketball Player of the year in 2013 ... MVP of the Cook Inlet Conference as a junior and senior ... Named the Alaska Airlines Classic Tournament MVP (2011-12) ... Varsity team captain his sophomore, junior and senior years ... As a senior, averaged 19.5 points, 10.2 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 2.8 steals per game.
Born April 30 in Chicago, Ill. ... Parents are Ross Klie and Mary Ann Tomaszewski ... Father played basketball at Missouri University of Science and Technology ... Has an older brother named Nate ... A bioengineering major at Revelle College ... A fan of Juventus ... Favorite athlete is Polish footballer Robert Lewandowski ... The Lord of the Rings is his favorite movie ... Listens to J. Cole and Jason Mraz ... Studied Japanese for 10 years ... Hobbies include reading and soccer.
|Points||29||vs. Humboldt State||2/28/17|
|FGM||11||vs. Chico State||3/13/17|
|FGA||24||vs. Chico State||3/13/17|
|3FGM||4||vs. San Francisco State||2/21/14|
|3FGA||6||vs. San Francisco State||2/21/14|
|FTA||14||vs. California Baptist||3/11/17|
|Rebounds||13||vs. San Francisco State||2/26/16|
|Assists||9||vs. Dixie State||3/10/17|