Brandan Kearney
Brandan Kearney


Height / Weight:
6-5 / 190


Hometown/High School:
Detroit, Mich./Southeastern


Post-Game Notes

MSU 73 - Loyola 61


Michigan State 63, Louisiana 60

Post-Game Quotes


No. 15 Michigan State Outlasts Louisiana, 63-60

Keith Appling lead the Spartans with 19 points in the win.


MSU Hosts Oakland Friday

Spartans play for the third time in six days.


Post-Game Notes

MSU 74, Boise State 70


Holiday Hoops

The Spartans travel to Bowling Green, and play Texas at home before taking a few days off for the holidays.

Spartan Basketball All Accss provides fans with a behind the scenes, inside look at the Michigan State Men's basketball program. The show will take viewers into the film room, the practice court, the post-game locker room and on the road with the Spartans. Spartan Basketball All Access will debut Mondays on Fox Sports Detroit, with re-airs throughout the week.


Episode 3: Jenison Weekend


Episode 2


Michigan State vs. Kansas highlights


For the Troops


Michigan State vs. Texas - AP Photos

Michigan State vs. Texas - AP Photos (12/22/12)


Michigan State vs. Louisiana - AP Photo Gallery

Michigan State vs. Louisiana - AP Photo Gallery


AP Photos: No. 8 MSU vs. No. 14 Wisconsin

AP Photos: No. 8 MSU vs. No. 14 Wisconsin


AP Photos: No. 8 Michigan State vs. Iowa

AP Photos: No. 8 Michigan State vs. Iowa


Michigan State 77, Penn State 57 - AP Photos

Draymond Green had 23 points and 12 rebounds for the Spartans.

The Word
Long, lanky versatile wing • Great distributor who is able to get his teammates the ball in position to score • Crafty, offensive scorer with range out to the 3-point arc, but also possesses solid mid-range game • Worked to improve his shot mechanics in off-season • Great basketball IQ allows him to play multiple positions.

Appeared in 34 contests, averaging 9.6 minutes, 1.2 points and 0.8 rebounds • Played double-figure minutes in 10 of the season's final 12 games, averaging 13.1 minutes • Scored a season-high six points at Michigan (1/17), knocking down two 3-pointers • Shot .500 in Big Ten play, including .625 (5-8) from 3-point range • Recorded five points and four assists vs. Iowa (1/10) • Developed a reputation as a defensive specialist as the season progressed.

High School
2011 Class A First-Team All-State honoree as selected by both the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News • Averaged 18.5 points, 7.0 rebounds and 6.5 assists as a senior for Coach George Ward at Detroit Southeastern High School • Led Southeastern to a 23-4 record, including its first Detroit Public School League title in 55 years and its first state final appearance in 85 years • Finished fifth in the voting for the Hal Schram Michigan Mr. Basketball Award • Named to the Detroit Free Press' All-Metro and All-Detroit teams • Rated the No. 28 small forward in the nation by Rivals.com • Averaged 15.6 points, 6.5 rebounds, 5.5 assists, 3 steals and 1 block as a junior • Also shot 51 percent from the field • Led Southeastern to 2010 Michigan Class A regional semifinal • 2010 Sixth-team All-State Class A and Third-team All-Detroit selection as chosen by Detroit Free Press • Scored a season-high 33 points against Chicago Julien • Participated in 2010 NBA Top 100 Camp • Took part in USA Basketball competition in each of the last two summers • 2010 USA Basketball Youth Olympic Games participant • Member of 2009-10 USA Basketball Men's Developmental National Team • Won a Gold Medal with Team USA at the 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship • Averaged 12.5 points, 6.0 rebounds and 6.0 assists as a sophomore • Led Southeastern to 2009 district title and PSL championship game • Averaged 10 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.5 assists as a freshman.

Born March 1, 1993 • Son of Derrick and Lea Hall Kearney • General management major.