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
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Bryn Forbes scored 20 points, and No. 5 Michigan State welcomed back Denzel Valentine with a 92-65 rout of Penn State on Sunday.
Forbes made six of the Spartans' 10 3-pointers and scored all his points in the first half in a game in which they never trailed.
Check out the photo gallery from the men's basketball game against Purdue.
No. 4 Michigan State vs. Wisconsin January 17, 2016
No. 5 Michigan State routs Illinois 79-54 without Valentine.
Michigan State took on Duke on April 4, 2015 in the Final Four matchup.
Photos from Friday's Final Four Michigan State Practice and Press Conference sessions
2013-14 Game-by-Game Stats
2014-15 Game-by-Game Stats 2015-16 Game-by-Game Stats
Strong post player with good quickness • Terrific feet defensively • Great pick-and-roll defender • Quick jumping rebounder with developing offensive skill set - at his best around the basket • Possesses incredible toughness.
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.