Post Game Notes
Denzel Valentine scores 23 points to lead the Spartans offense
Quotes from Michigan State men's basketball following 93-57 win against Ferris State.
MSU vs. NMU Post Game Quotes
First Round, NCAA Tournament
Big Ten Tournament Semifinals
Big Ten Tournament Quarterfinals
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No. 4 Michigan State vs. Wisconsin January 17, 2016
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Strong post player with good quickness • Terrific feet defensively • Great pick-and-roll defender • Quick jumping rebounder who could be among MSU's best with athleticism • At his best offensively around the basket • Possesses incredible toughness.
Appeared in 24 games, starting four, averaging 3.8 points and 3.1 rebounds • Missed the first 11 games of the season due to a turf-toe injury suffered in exhibition play • Started four straight games in Big Ten play (1/2-1/14), averaging 8.3 points and 4.3 rebounds while shooting .737 (14-19) from the field • Scored a season-high 13 points in a start at Penn State (1/10), adding seven rebounds against the Nittany Lions • Scored eight points in starts against Minnesota (1/2) and Illinois (1/7), and coming off the bench against Ohio State (3/5) • Grabbed a season-high eight rebounds at Rutgers (1/31) • Blocked a season-high two shots at Purdue (2/9), while dishing out a career-best four assists • Played a season-high 20 minutes against Wisconsin (2/18), totaling six points and five rebounds.
Appeared in 39 games, starting 33, averaging 5.1 points and 3.8 rebounds • Shot a team-best .582 from the floor (min. 100 FGA) • Scored in double-figures in seven contests • Grabbed double-figure rebounds in two games • Recorded double-doubles against Santa Clara (11/24; 14 pts., 11 reb.) and Penn State (1/21; 11 pts., 10 reb.) • Led MSU in rebounding in four contests • Registered career highs in both scoring (14) and rebounding (11) against Santa Clara (11/24) • Scored 13 points against Northwestern (1/11), marking a personal best against a Big Ten opponent • Shot a perfect 1.000 from the field in six contests, including hitting all five shots at Michigan (2/17) • Blocked a career-best three shots against Marquette (11/28).
Appeared in 37 games, including starting one, averaging 1.4 points and 1.6 rebounds in 6.4 minutes per contest • Played in every game except for the final game of the season against UConn • Started his first career game against Illinois (3/1), scoring seven points and grabbing three rebounds • Scored seven points and grabbed five rebounds in a season-high 20 minutes against North Florida (12/17) • Totaled six points and five rebounds against Mount St. Mary's (11/29) • Also grabbed five rebounds in the season opener against McNeese State (11/8) and on the road against Texas (12/21) • Shot .553 from the field, tying for the third-best percentage on the squad.
Averaged 13.9 points, 9.0 rebounds and 2.1 blocks, while shooting .625 from the field, as a senior at Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nevada • Helped lead the Pilots to a 35-1 final record, including a perfect 34-0 regular season, as Findlay Prep finished third in the MaxPreps Academy Top 10 rankings • Played for Germany in the 2012 FIBA U18 European Championship, averaging 8.8 points and 5.2 rebounds • Attended Chicago's De La Salle Institute as a junior, staring for the Meteors, and averaged 14 points and nine rebounds • Was a teammate of fellow Spartan Alvin Ellis III at De La Salle • Spent the 2010-11 season at Urspring, an elite German basketball academy • Led Urspring to U16 German High School Championship • Attended Loyola Academy in Wilmette, Illinois, as a freshman.
Born Nov. 10, 1995 • Son of Andreas Schilling and Lisa Hall-Schilling • Advertising major with a minor in French • Born in Germany and raised in France, Schilling moved back to the United States in 2003 • Speaks three languages fluently.