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Alvin Ellis III
Alvin  Ellis III

Class:
Junior

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205

Position:
G

Hometown/High School:
Matteson, Ill./Chicago De La Salle


09/02/2015

Players see Remodeled Basketball Offices

Michigan State Basketball Players react to seeing the newly remodeled Basketball offices on September 1, 2015

04/15/2015

Episode 17: The Road Ends

02/11/2015

Episode 9 - Little Things

02/03/2015

Episode 7 - On the Fly

01/27/2015

Episode 7 - Still Learning

04/04/2015

MSU vs Duke - Final Four

Michigan State took on Duke on April 4, 2015 in the Final Four matchup.

04/03/2015

Friday Final Four Practice and Press Conference

Photos from Friday's Final Four Michigan State Practice and Press Conference sessions

03/29/2015

Men's Basketball vs. Louisville

NCAA Tournament on March 29, 2015

03/22/2015

NCAA Tournament: Michigan State vs. Virginia

USATSI photos of the men's tournament -- 3/22/15

03/13/2015

Men's Basketball vs. Ohio State

Big Ten Tournament on March 13, 2015

Career Stats
2013-14 Game-by-Game Stats
2014-15 Game-by-Game Stats

2014-15
Appeared in 32 games, starting one, averaging 1.7 points and 0.7 rebounds in 8.6 minutes • Started the season opener at Navy, but suffered a severe ankle injury after playing just three minutes, leading to him missing the next six contests • Scored a career-best 16 points at Indiana, coming off the bench to hit 6-of-9 shots, including 2-of-4 3-point field goals, in 21 minutes • Scored seven points vs. Minnesota, hitting all three shots, including one 3-pointer • Totaled six points and a season-high tying two steals vs. The Citadel • Also recorded two steals against Arkansas-Pine Bluff • Played a season-high 22 minutes against Maryland • Notched a career high for four assists and a season-high three rebounds against Oakland • Also collected three rebounds at Indiana and against Oklahoma in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament • Blocked a career-high two shots against Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals.

2013-14
Appeared in 36 games, starting one, averaging 1.9 points and 0.6 rebounds in 7.9 minutes • Scored a season-high 12 points against Michigan (1/25), making all four field-goal attempts, including two 3-pointers, and hitting two free throws • Opened his Spartan career with six points and two rebounds against McNeese State (11/8) • Also scored six points and grabbed two rebounds at Wisconsin (2/9) • Scored five points in three additional games against Mount St. Mary's (11/29), Penn State (2/6), and Northwestern (2/13) • Made his first career start against Mount St. Mary's, his five points and two assists in 14 minutes • Hit 6-of-13 from 3-point range, as his .462 percentage was second best on the squad • Dished out a season-high three assists in the second round of the NCAA Tournament against Delaware.

High School
Averaged 20 points, 6.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists as a senior at Chicago De La Salle High School • Led the Meteors to a 17-8 record and an appearance in the regional finals while earning Class 4A second-team all-state honors • IBCA (Illinois Basketball Coaches Association) First-Team All-State selection • Two-time All-Catholic League North selection • Averaged 17.0 points, 4.2 assists, 4.0 rebounds and 2.2 steals as a junior • Shot 41 percent from 3-point range as a junior • Scored 42 points, including 19 in the fourth quarter, in the 2012 Illinois Class 4A regional title game • Two-year team captain at De La Salle • Played with fellow MSU freshman Gavin Schilling in 2011-12 (junior season) • Captured Catholic League North and regional titles as a sophomore.

Personal
Born April 9, 1995 • Son of Alvin and Sarah Ellis • Plans to major in kinesiology.