#30 Olaf Schaftenaar
Position: Forward
Height: 6'10"
Weight: 235
Year: Senior
Hometown: Utrecht, Netherlands
High School: Rodenborch College
Experience: 4 Letters
Schaftenaar Videos
Olaf Schaftenaar Biography
Courtesy: Athletic Communications
Release: 07/01/2013

Career Statistics

2015-16 Game-by-Game Statistics

2014-15 Game-by-Game Statistics

2013-14 Game-by-Game Statistics

2012-13 Game-by-Game Statistics

JUNIOR (2014-15): Played in all 31 games and started 28 … Averaged 7.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 0.5 steals and 0.3 blocked shots in 30.0 minutes per game … Finished 13th in the Pac-12 in 3-point field goal percentage (.376) … Scored in double figures in 11 games … Made a 3-pointer in 12 consecutive games from November through January … Had career bests with 21 points and eight field goals against DePaul (12/18) ... Played a career-high 39 minutes and tied a career best with two steals against USC (1/24) ... Had career highs with six free throws and six free throw attempts against UC Santa Barbara (12/30) ... Made a career-high four 3-pointers at Quinnipiac (12/21) and against Colorado in the Pac-12 Tournament (3/11) ... Tied a career high with two steals against Grambling State (12/15) ... Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds against Mississippi State (12/13) ... Got second career start in the season opener against Rice and had a career-high six assists (11/14).

SOPHOMORE (2013-14): Played in 30 games … Averaged 2.2 points, 1.3 rebounds, 0.6 assists, 0.3 steals and 0.1 blocked shots in 9.0 minutes per game … Scored a career-high 11 points against SIUE (11/26) ... Had a career-high five assists and tied a career best with three three-pointers against Maryland Eastern Shore (12/15) ... Tied a then career-high with 10 points against Maryland Eastern Shore … Tied a career high with three field goals at Hawai’i (12/25) ... Had career highs in rebounds (6), steals (2) and minutes played (31) against Coppin State (11/10).

FRESHMAN (2012-13): Played in 29 games and started one … Averaged 3.8 points, 1.2 rebounds, 0.4 assists, 0.1 steals and 0.3 blocked shots in 13.0 minutes per game … Made 13-of-14 free throws (.929) on the season … Scored in double figures for first time in his career with 10 points at UCLA (1/17) … Took career-high nine three-point attempts and equaled career bests with three field goals, nine field goal attempts and three three-pointers at UCLA … Got first career start against California (2/23) and grabbed a career-high five rebounds … Played season-high 27 minutes at Utah (3/7) … Had three blocked shots against Montana State (11/25) and Utah (2/6) … Had two assists against Chicago State (12/16) … Scored first career points on a three-pointer in the first half against Montana State … Also had first career rebound, assist and blocked shot against Montana State … Played four minutes in college debut against Niagara (11/9).

CLUB COMPETITION: Played for Real Club Nautico de Tenerife in Spain in 2011-12 … Averaged 13.6 points in 30 games … Shot 50 percent from the field and 44.3 percent from beyond the arc.

U18 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: Selected to the Netherlands team and competed at the U18 European Championships in 2010 and 2011 … Team finished sixth in 2011.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Rodenborch College in Den Bosch, Netherlands in 2011 … Played two seasons for head coach Sander Van Der Holst … Averaged 20 points, eight rebounds and four assists per game in final season … Averaged 13 points, five rebounds and three assists in 2010 … Led team to Dutch national championship in 2010 and 2011 … Played for Amsterdam in 2009 for head coach Tyrone Marioneaux … Team advanced to final four … Played for Uball in Utrecht, Netherlands in 2008 for head coach Jeroen Talens … Team finished second in Dutch national championship.

PERSONAL: Born May 5, 1993 in Utrecht, Netherlands … Son of Philip Schaftenaar and Albertien Gaastra … Father was a top Dutch basketball player and mother was a standout high jumper for the Netherlands … Has two brothers, Frank and Roeland … Roeland played basketball for Oregon State from 2007-10 and was Most Valuable Player at 2009 College Basketball Invitational when the Beavers won the CBI championship … Chose Oregon State because “I thought it was a great opportunity to combine education and basketball. I also like the atmosphere here and because my brother Roeland already was here, everything is pretty familiar” … Biggest athletic thrill to date is “playing two European Championships for the Netherlands” … Favorite athlete is Kevin Durant … Hobbies include playing video games and hanging out with friends … Majoring in University Exploratory Studies.