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Matt Costello
Matt Costello

Class:
Junior

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 245

Position:
F

Hometown/High School:
Linwood, Mich./Bay City Western


12/17/2014

No. 25 Michigan State Tops Eastern Michigan, 66-46

Bryn Forbes led the Spartans with 14 points.

12/14/2014

Michigan State Routs Oakland, 87-61

Denzel Valentine led the team with 19 points and three rebounds in win over the Grizzlies.

12/06/2014

Michigan State 85, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 52

Post-Game Notes

12/06/2014

Post-Game Quotes: Arkansas-Pine Bluff

No.19 MSU 85, APB 52

11/21/2014

Michigan State 87, Loyola 52

Post-Game Notes

12/18/2014

Spartans take on the Tigers December 20 at home

12/18/2014

Spartans top the Eagles 66-46

12/16/2014

2014 Holiday Radio Show

Spartan basketball players join Tom Izzo for the 2014 Tom Izzo Holiday Radio Show. Coach Izzo plays holiday carols on his accordian while the players sing.

12/14/2014

Michigan State 87 - Oakland 61

12/09/2014

Episode 1: Reload!

12/20/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Texas Southern

December 20, 2014

12/17/2014

Men's Basketball vs.Eastern Michigan

NCAA Basketball: Eastern Michigan at Michigan State

12/14/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Oakland (USA Today)

Men's Basketball vs. Oakland; photos by Mike Carter-USA TODAY Sports

12/06/2014

Michigan State vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (USATSI)

Michigan State vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (USATSI)

11/27/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Rider

NCAA Basketball: Orlando Classic-Michigan State vs Rider (USATSI)

Career Stats
2012-13 Game-by-Game Stats
2013-14 Game-by-Game Stats
2014-15 Game-by-Game Stats

2013-14
Appeared in 34 games, starting 20, averaging 4.0 points and 3.3 rebounds in 14.7 minutes per contest • Led the team with 43 blocks, ranking 10th in the Big Ten (1.3 bpg) • His 43 blocks were the seventh-best single-season total in school history, and the most ever by a Spartan sophomore • Blocked 24 shots in Big Ten contests (1.3 bpg), ranking eighth in the conference • Ranked second on the team in field-goal percentage (.598) • Missed four games in December due to mononucleosis • Posted his first career double-double in an overtime win at Iowa, scoring a career-high 11 points and grabbing a career-high 12 rebounds; nine of his 11 points came in the last five minutes of regulation and overtime • Scored 10 points against Penn State (2/6), adding six rebounds and a season-high tying three assists • Also dished out three assists against Columbia • Scored six or more points in 10 contests • Grabbed five or more rebounds in eight games • Tallied nine points and eight rebounds against Michigan (1/25) • Also scored nine points against Northwestern (2/13) • Tallied seven points and eight rebounds against Minnesota (1/11) • Started 13 of 18 Big Ten contests, averaging 4.9 points and 3.6 rebounds in conference games • Blocked a career-best six shots at Illinois (1/18), tying the second-best single-game effort in MSU history • Blocked two or more shots in 10 contests • Academic All-Big Ten.

2012-13
Appeared in 30 games, averaging 6.1 minutes • Averaged 1.5 points and 1.3 rebounds, shooting .469 from the field • His .824 free-throw percentage (14-17) was tops on the team • Ranked fourth on the team with 13 blocks, averaging a block every 14.2 minutes • Averaged 8.0 minutes in the last 13 games after playing more than eight minutes just once in the first 23 games • Turned in one of his best games in a 75-52 win over No. 4 Michigan (2/12), scoring a season-high eight points and grabbing a Big Ten season-high six rebounds, hitting all three field goal attempts and both free throw attempts • Scored six points and grabbed a season-high seven rebounds against Tuskegee (12/15) • Blocked a season-high three shots against No. 1 Indiana (2/19) • Blocked two shots each against Texas Southern (11/18), Nebraska (2/16) and Valparaiso (3/21) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament • Missed the first two games of the season and both exhibition games with a bruised back.

High School
2012 Hal Schram Mr. Basketball Award winner • 2012 Gatorade Michigan High School Player of the Year • 2012 Parade Magazine All-American • Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News Dream Team selection for the second straight year • Averaged 25.1 points, 19.1 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 4.0 blocks per game at Bay City Western for Coach Chris Watz • Led the Warriors to the Class 4A regional semifinals, an 18-6 record, and a second-straight district championship • Finished his career as the school's all-time leader in points (1,518), rebounds (1,069) and blocked shots (280) • Ranked among the top 100 players in the nation by Rivals.com (#83), ESPNU100 (#87), and Scout.com (#95) • Rated among the top players at his position by ESPNU100 (#17 power forward), Rivals.com (#21 power forward), and Scout.com (#23 center) • 2011 Gatorade Michigan High School Player of the Year • Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News Dream Team selection • Averaged 19.8 points, 13.0 rebounds and 3.8 blocks as a junior, shooting 53.4 percent from the field and 72 percent from the foul line • Posted a school-record 19 double-doubles • Helped team improve from 10-11 in 2010 to 24-3 in 2011, leading Bay City Western to Class A state semifinals for the first time in school history • MVP of Saginaw Valley Association • Attended 2011 NBA Top 100 Camp • Averaged 16.7 points 11.8 rebounds, 3 blocks and 3 assists as a sophomore • Set a school record with 14 blocks in a single game • 2010 Bay City Times Dream Team and first-team All-Saginaw Valley League selection • National Honor Society member.

Personal
Born Aug. 5, 1993 • Son of Mike and Jen Costello • Supply chain management major.