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2014-15: Knocked down a 3-pointer in his only attempt at Brown (11/17) ... Made first start of the season at No. 23 Butler (12/6), playing a season-high 15 minutes ... Tallied a season-best 10 points, including knocking down a pair of 3-pointers, vs. Central Michigan (12/17) ... Recorded a pair of steals and 5 points in a win over Western Michigan (12/20) ... Connected on consecutive 3-pointers late in the second half against Illinois (1/14) ... Played a season-high 25 minutes off the bench at No. 13/8 Maryland (1/25), contributing 5 points, 2 assists and a steal ... Scored 8 points, including hitting a pair of clinching free throws late in overtime, in a victory over Iowa (2/15) ... Posted 8 points in a win over Penn State (2/21) ... Contributed a season-high 11 points at Illinois (2/28) ... Got the start on Senior Night, playing a season-high 27 minutes in a double-overtime victory over Michigan (3/3).
2013-14: CoSIDA Academic All-District selection ... Recorded 9 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists in a season-opening win over Eastern Illinois (11/9) ... Posted a career-best 25 points, knocking down four 3-pointers, in a victory at UIC (11/20) ... Connected on all five free throw attempts, scoring 10 points in a victory over IUPUI (11/22) ... Tallied 10 points with a season-high 6 assists in a win over Gardner-Webb (11/25) ... Dished out a season-high 7 assists while tying a career high with 6 rebounds in a victory over Brown (12/22) ... Missed four games from Jan. 12-21 due to injury ... Knocked down all eight free throw attempts to go along with 3 assists and a season-high 3 steals in a victory at Purdue in the regular season finale (3/9) ... Scored all 10 of his points over the last 7 minutes of play, including hitting a pair of 3-pointers, to go along with 6 rebounds and 3 assists in a Big Ten tournament win over Iowa (3/13).
2012-13: Dished out a career-high nine assists in a season-opening win over Texas Southern (11/13) ... Posted 13 points, eight assists and six rebounds in a victory over Mississippi Valley State (11/15) ... Scored 16 points, including nine in overtime, in a victory over Illinois State (11/24) ... Named to South Padre Island Invitational all-tournament team ... Notched 14 points vs. Maryland in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge (11/27) ... Scored 13 points in a victory at Baylor (12/4) ... Tallied a season-high 21 points against Butler (12/8) ... Posted a team-high 18 points in a comeback victory over Texas State (12/17) ... Collected 4 steals to go along with 10 points and 5 assists at No. 9 Minnesota (1/6) ... Scored a team-high 18 points with 5 assists and 2 steals in a victory at Penn State (1/10) ... Notched 10 points and six assists in a victory at No. 23/22 Illinois (1/17) ... Tied a season high with 21 points at Nebraska (1/26) ... Tallied 13 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists in a win over Purdue (2/2) ... Posted 13 points and 4 rebounds vs. No. 16/15 Ohio State (2/28).
2011-12: Big Ten All-Freshman Team selection ... Started the season-opener vs. UTPA (11/13) as a true freshman, posting six points, five rebounds, three assists and no turnovers in 32 minutes of action ... Posted 10 points, six assists and four rebounds, including hitting a clutch 3-pointer in the final minute of play in a win over LSU (11/17) ... Scored nine points with three assists, no turnovers and a key steal in the final minute of a win over Tulsa (11/18) ... Tallied 16 points to go along with four assists and four rebounds in a victory over Stony Brook (11/25) ... Matched a season high with six assists with just one turnover to go along with eight points in a victory at Georgia Tech (11/29) ... Posted season highs of five 3-pointers, scoring 15 points, and three steals vs. Texas Southern (12/15) ... Made 5-of-6 field goal attempts and scored 12 points in a win over Eastern Illinois (12/18) ... Dished out a season-high eight assists with no turnovers at No. 23/21 Creighton (12/22) ... Scored 20 points in a win over Penn State (1/1) in the team's conference home-opener ... Handed out seven assists with just one turnover while playing all 40 minutes in a victory over No. 6 Michigan State (1/14) ... Tallied eight points and didn't commit a turnover in 39 minutes of action vs. Purdue (1/28) ... Posted 15 points, a team-high six rebounds and five assists in a win over Nebraska (2/2) ... Recorded 14 points and didn't commit a turnover while playing all 40 minutes in a win at Illinois (2/5) ... Named Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Week Feb. 6 for his efforts in the wins over Nebraska and Illinois ... Scored a season-high 23 points on 7-of-8 shooting from the field to go along with seven assists and a season-high four steals in a victory over Iowa (2/9) ... Tallied a game-high 22 points, including making four of five 3-point attempts, in a win over Minnesota (2/18).
High School: Four-year letterwinner ... Team captain ... First-team Class 4A all-state selection of the Chicago Sun-Times and second-team pick of Chicago Tribune and Associated Press as a senior, finishing fifth in voting for 2011 Mr. Basketball of Illinois ... Led Benet Academy to a 29-1 record, averaging 15.2 points, 6.1 assists, 3.8 rebounds and 2.7 steals per game as the Redwings cracked the top 10 in the USA Today national high school rankings ... Three-time all-conference selection ... Proviso West Tournament MVP ... Named Player of the Year of East Suburban Catholic Conference and Naperville Sun as a junior after averaging 18.1 points, 6.2 assists and 4.1 rebounds per game ... Helped guide Benet to a 26-4 record and regional and sectional titles ... Second-team all-state selection of Illinois Basketball Coaches Association and third-team pick of Chicago Tribune ... All-area honoree ... Posted averages of 16.7 points, 5.1 assists and 4.0 rebounds per game as a sophomore ... Scored school-record 41 points as a sophomore vs. Notre Dame and vs. Downers Grove South in the regional championship game ... Competed for Illinois Wolves AAU team ... Honor roll student ... Named Chicago Tribune Scholar-Athlete ... National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society member ... High school coach was Gene Heidkamp.
Personal: Born David Michael Sobolewski ... Son of Ken and Mary Beth Sobolewski ... Anticipated major is economics.