2016-2017 Michigan State Spartans

2016-2017 Michigan State Spartans Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
0 Kyle Ahrens So SG 6-5 215 Mar 6, 1996 Versailles (OH) United States Versailles High School
22 Miles Bridges Fr SF 6-7 230 Mar 21, 1998 Flint (MI) United States Huntington Prep
13 Ben Carter Sr PF 6-9 225 Aug 22, 1994 Las Vegas (NV) United States Bishop Gorman High School
3 Alvin Ellis III Sr G 6-4 210 Apr 9, 1995 Matteson (IL) United States De La Salle Institute
41 Connor George Fr G 6-3 200 Feb 18, 1997 Okemos (MI) United States Okemos High School
25 Kenny Goins So F 6-6 230 Sep 11, 1996 Troy (MI) United States Warren Mott High School
14 Eron Harris Sr SG 6-3 190 Nov 26, 1993 Indianapolis (IN) United States Lawrence North High School
1 Josh Langford Fr SG 6-5 210 Jan 15, 1997 Huntsville (AL) United States Madison Academy
20 Matt McQuaid So SG 6-4 200 Sep 28, 1996 Duncanville (TX) United States Duncanville High School
11 Tum Tum Nairn, Jr. Jr G 5-10 175 Oct 8, 1994 Bel Aire (KS) United States Sunrise Christian Academy
35 David Nsengiyumva Fr F 6-9 205 - Kigali Rwanda Hillsborough Baptist School
40 Greg Roy Jr G 6-3 210 Jul 12, 1996 Lansing (MI) United States North Crowley High School
34 Gavin Schilling Sr SF 6-9 240 Nov 10, 1995 Munich Germany / United States Findlay College Prep
30 Matt Van Dyk Sr F 6-5 220 Dec 11, 1993 Imlay City (MI) United States Imlay City High School
44 Nick Ward Fr PF 6-8 250 Sep 2, 1997 Gahanna (OH) United States Lincoln High School
5 Cassius Winston Fr PG 6-0 185 Feb 28, 1997 Detroit (MI) United States University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy

Recent Michigan State Spartans History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 20-15 (10-8) 5th (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 29-6 (13-5) 2nd (Big Ten) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2014-2015 27-12 (12-6) 3rd (Big Ten) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2013-2014 29-9 (12-6) 2nd (Big Ten) Champion NCAA 4th Rnd
2012-2013 27-9 (13-5) 2nd (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2011-2012 29-8 (13-5) 1st (Big Ten) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2010-2011 19-15 (9-9) 4th (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2009-2010 28-9 (14-4) 1st (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 5th Rnd
2008-2009 31-7 (15-3) 1st (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA Runner Up
2007-2008 27-9 (12-6) 4th (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2006-2007 23-12 (8-8) 7th (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2005-2006 22-12 (8-8) 6th (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2004-2005 26-7 (13-3) 2nd (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 5th Rnd
2003-2004 18-12 (12-4) 2nd (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2002-2003 23-12 (10-6) 3rd (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd

2016-2017 Michigan State Spartans Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Miles Bridges NABC All-District (7) First Team
Miles Bridges All-Big Ten Second Team (Coaches)
Nick Ward All-Big Ten Honorable Mention (Coaches)
Miles Bridges All-Big Ten Second Team (Media)
Nick Ward All-Big Ten Honorable Mention (Media)
Miles Bridges Big Ten Freshman of the Year (Coaches)
Miles Bridges Big Ten Freshman of the Year (Media)
Miles Bridges All-Big Ten Freshman Team
Nick Ward Big Ten Player of the Week (Feb 27, 2017)
Miles Bridges Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Feb 20, 2017)
Miles Bridges Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Nov 29, 2016)
Miles Bridges Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Jan 16, 2017)
Miles Bridges Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Jan 30, 2017)
Miles Bridges Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Nov 14, 2016)
Nick Ward Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Dec 26, 2016)
Nick Ward Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Jan 2, 2017)
Nick Ward Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Feb 27, 2017)
Nick Ward Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Dec 5, 2016)

2016-2017 Michigan State Spartans Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Nairn, Jr. E. Harris J. Langford M. Bridges N. Ward
Rotation C. Winston M. McQuaid K. Goins    
Rotation   A. Ellis III      
Lim PT C. George K. Ahrens M. Van Dyk    
Lim PT   G. Roy      

2016-2017 Michigan State Spartans Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Miles Bridges 28 32.0 16.9 8.3 2.1 0.7 1.5 2.4
Nick Ward 35 19.8 13.9 6.5 0.4 0.3 1.5 1.7
Eron Harris 28 22.1 10.4 2.9 1.6 0.4 0.2 1.7
Josh Langford 35 21.0 6.9 2.3 1.1 0.4 0.1 1.1
Cassius Winston 35 20.7 6.7 1.8 5.2 0.7 0.1 2.2
Alvin Ellis III 35 19.3 6.4 3.1 1.2 0.6 0.4 1.4
Matt McQuaid 34 21.0 5.6 1.9 1.2 0.4 0.1 0.8
Tum Tum Nairn, Jr. 35 22.8 3.5 2.5 3.6 0.4 0.1 1.1
Kenny Goins 35 18.3 3.4 4.5 0.6 0.2 0.6 1.1
Kyle Ahrens 34 8.2 2.6 1.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3
Matt Van Dyk 32 7.2 1.2 1.6 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4
Connor George 10 1.2 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3
Greg Roy 7 1.1 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 Michigan State Spartans Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tom Izzo Head Coach 1995-1996 Assistant Coach (Michigan State, 1983 to 1995)
Dwayne Stephens Associate Head Coach 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (Michigan State, 2003 to 2012)
Mike Garland Assistant Coach 1996-1997 N/A
Dane Fife Assistant Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Mark Hollis Athletic Director 2008-2009 N/A
Dave Thomas Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 N/A
Drew Denisco Video Coordinator 2015-2016 N/A
Dr. Jeff Kovan Director of Sports Medicine 2015-2016 N/A
Dr. Sally Nogle Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A
Nick Richey Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 N/A