2015-2016 Big Ten Conference Awards

2015-2016 Lute Olson Award

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Julius Erving (Best SF) Award

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Lowe's Senior CLASS Award

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Academic All-American Team Member of the Year

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 Consensus All-American First Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Consensus All-American Second Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 NABC Player of the Year

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 NABC All-American First Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 NABC All-American Third Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Yogi Ferrell Indiana Sr G 6-0 180 May 9, 1993
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 NABC All-District (7) First Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Yogi Ferrell Indiana Sr G 6-0 180 May 9, 1993
A.J. Hammons Purdue Sr C 7-0 250 Aug 27, 1992
Melo Trimble Maryland So SG 6-3 185 Feb 2, 1995
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 NABC All-District (7) Second Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Robert Carter, Jr. Maryland Jr PF 6-9 240 Apr 4, 1994
Matt Costello Michigan State Sr C 6-9 245 Aug 5, 1993
Nigel Hayes Wisconsin Jr F 6-8 235 Dec 16, 1994
Malcolm Hill Illinois Jr G 6-6 220 Oct 26, 1995
Peter Jok Iowa Jr G 6-6 200 Mar 30, 1994

2015-2016 AP Player of the Year

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 AP All-American First Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 AP All-American Third Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Yogi Ferrell Indiana Sr G 6-0 180 May 9, 1993
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 USBWA All-American First Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 USBWA All-American Second Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 Sporting News All-American First Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Sporting News All-American Second Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Yogi Ferrell Indiana Sr G 6-0 180 May 9, 1993
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 Academic All-American First Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Shavon Shields Nebraska Sr GF 6-7 225 Jun 5, 1994
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 Academic All-American Second Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Mike Gesell Iowa Sr G 6-2 190 Nov 9, 1993

2015-2016 Big Ten Player of the Year (Coaches)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Big Ten Player of the Year (Media)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 All-Big Ten First Team (Coaches)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Yogi Ferrell Indiana Sr G 6-0 180 May 9, 1993
A.J. Hammons Purdue Sr C 7-0 250 Aug 27, 1992
Nigel Hayes Wisconsin Jr F 6-8 235 Dec 16, 1994
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Second Team (Coaches)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Bryn Forbes Michigan State Sr G 6-3 190 Jul 23, 1993
Malcolm Hill Illinois Jr G 6-6 220 Oct 26, 1995
Peter Jok Iowa Jr G 6-6 200 Mar 30, 1994
Shavon Shields Nebraska Sr GF 6-7 225 Jun 5, 1994
Melo Trimble Maryland So SG 6-3 185 Feb 2, 1995

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Third Team (Coaches)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Thomas Bryant Indiana Fr C 6-10 245 Jul 31, 1997
Matt Costello Michigan State Sr C 6-9 245 Aug 5, 1993
Bronson Koenig Wisconsin Jr G 6-4 190 Nov 13, 1994
Diamond Stone Maryland Fr C 6-11 255 Feb 10, 1997
Derrick Walton, Jr. Michigan Jr PG 6-0 185 Apr 3, 1995
Troy Williams Indiana Jr SF 6-7 218 Dec 30, 1994

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Honorable Mention (Coaches)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Keita Bates-Diop Ohio State So SF 6-7 230 Jan 23, 1996
Robert Carter, Jr. Maryland Jr PF 6-9 240 Apr 4, 1994
Vince Edwards Purdue So F 6-8 225 Apr 5, 1996
Ethan Happ Wisconsin Fr F 6-9 230 May 7, 1996
Zak Irvin Michigan Jr SG 6-6 215 Sep 5, 1994
Jake Layman Maryland Sr SF 6-9 209 Mar 7, 1994
Marc Loving Ohio State Jr F 6-7 215 Sep 16, 1994
Bryant McIntosh Northwestern So G 6-3 185 N/A
Rasheed Sulaimon Maryland Sr SG 6-4 190 Mar 9, 1994
Jae'sean Tate Ohio State So SF 6-4 230 Oct 28, 1995
Brandon Taylor Penn State Sr PF 6-6 225 Aug 1, 1994
Andrew White Nebraska Jr F 6-7 220 Jun 16, 1993

2015-2016 All-Big Ten First Team (Media)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Yogi Ferrell Indiana Sr G 6-0 180 May 9, 1993
A.J. Hammons Purdue Sr C 7-0 250 Aug 27, 1992
Nigel Hayes Wisconsin Jr F 6-8 235 Dec 16, 1994
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Second Team (Media)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Matt Costello Michigan State Sr C 6-9 245 Aug 5, 1993
Bryn Forbes Michigan State Sr G 6-3 190 Jul 23, 1993
Malcolm Hill Illinois Jr G 6-6 220 Oct 26, 1995
Peter Jok Iowa Jr G 6-6 200 Mar 30, 1994
Melo Trimble Maryland So SG 6-3 185 Feb 2, 1995

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Third Team (Media)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Ethan Happ Wisconsin Fr F 6-9 230 May 7, 1996
Shavon Shields Nebraska Sr GF 6-7 225 Jun 5, 1994
Diamond Stone Maryland Fr C 6-11 255 Feb 10, 1997
Brandon Taylor Penn State Sr PF 6-6 225 Aug 1, 1994
Troy Williams Indiana Jr SF 6-7 218 Dec 30, 1994

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Honorable Mention (Media)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Keita Bates-Diop Ohio State So SF 6-7 230 Jan 23, 1996
Thomas Bryant Indiana Fr C 6-10 245 Jul 31, 1997
Robert Carter, Jr. Maryland Jr PF 6-9 240 Apr 4, 1994
Rapheal Davis Purdue Sr G 6-6 217 Aug 30, 1993
Tre Demps Northwestern Sr G 6-3 195 May 21, 1993
Vince Edwards Purdue So F 6-8 225 Apr 5, 1996
Mike Gesell Iowa Sr G 6-2 190 Nov 9, 1993
Zak Irvin Michigan Jr SG 6-6 215 Sep 5, 1994
Bronson Koenig Wisconsin Jr G 6-4 190 Nov 13, 1994
Jake Layman Maryland Sr SF 6-9 209 Mar 7, 1994
Marc Loving Ohio State Jr F 6-7 215 Sep 16, 1994
Bryant McIntosh Northwestern So G 6-3 185 N/A
Corey Sanders Rutgers Fr PG 6-2 175 Apr 17, 1997
Rasheed Sulaimon Maryland Sr SG 6-4 190 Mar 9, 1994
Caleb Swanigan Purdue Fr C 6-9 253 Apr 18, 1997
Jae'sean Tate Ohio State So SF 6-4 230 Oct 28, 1995
Derrick Walton, Jr. Michigan Jr PG 6-0 185 Apr 3, 1995
Andrew White Nebraska Jr F 6-7 220 Jun 16, 1993
Adam Woodbury Iowa Sr C 7-1 245 Jan 13, 1994

2015-2016 Big Ten Tournament Most Outstanding Player

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Big Ten All-Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Vince Edwards Purdue So F 6-8 225 Apr 5, 1996
A.J. Hammons Purdue Sr C 7-0 250 Aug 27, 1992
Zak Irvin Michigan Jr SG 6-6 215 Sep 5, 1994
Shavon Shields Nebraska Sr GF 6-7 225 Jun 5, 1994
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
A.J. Hammons Purdue Sr C 7-0 250 Aug 27, 1992

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Defensive Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Rapheal Davis Purdue Sr G 6-6 217 Aug 30, 1993
Yogi Ferrell Indiana Sr G 6-0 180 May 9, 1993
A.J. Hammons Purdue Sr C 7-0 250 Aug 27, 1992
Ethan Happ Wisconsin Fr F 6-9 230 May 7, 1996
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 Big Ten Sixth Man of the Year

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Max Bielfeldt Indiana Sr F 6-8 240 Jun 7, 1993

2015-2016 Big Ten Freshman of the Year (Coaches)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Ethan Happ Wisconsin Fr F 6-9 230 May 7, 1996

2015-2016 Big Ten Freshman of the Year (Media)

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Ethan Happ Wisconsin Fr F 6-9 230 May 7, 1996

2015-2016 All-Big Ten Freshman Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Thomas Bryant Indiana Fr C 6-10 245 Jul 31, 1997
Ethan Happ Wisconsin Fr F 6-9 230 May 7, 1996
Jordan Murphy Minnesota Fr SF 6-7 180 Feb 28, 1997
Diamond Stone Maryland Fr C 6-11 255 Feb 10, 1997
Caleb Swanigan Purdue Fr C 6-9 253 Apr 18, 1997

2015-2016 2K Sports Classic All-Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Ethan Happ Wisconsin Fr F 6-9 230 May 7, 1996

2015-2016 Advocare Invitational Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Jarrod Uthoff Iowa Sr F 6-10 216 May 19, 1993

2015-2016 Cancun Challenge Riviera Division MVP

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Melo Trimble Maryland So SG 6-3 185 Feb 2, 1995

2015-2016 Cancun Challenge Riviera Division All-Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Rasheed Sulaimon Maryland Sr SG 6-4 190 Mar 9, 1994

2015-2016 CBE Classic All-Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Tre Demps Northwestern Sr G 6-3 195 May 21, 1993

2015-2016 Emerald Coast Classic All-Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Kendrick Nunn Illinois Jr SG 6-3 190 Aug 3, 1995

2015-2016 Hall of Fame Tip-Off Naismith Bracket All-Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
A.J. Hammons Purdue Sr C 7-0 250 Aug 27, 1992
P.J. Thompson Purdue So G 5-10 188 Feb 24, 1996

2015-2016 The Wooden Legacy MVP

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993

2015-2016 The Wooden Legacy All-Tournament Team

Player School Class Pos HT WT Birth Date
Bryn Forbes Michigan State Sr G 6-3 190 Jul 23, 1993
Denzel Valentine Michigan State Sr F 6-5 210 Nov 16, 1993