Quotes and photos from the 2017 Men's Basketball Media Day.
Three players recorded double-digit points in win over the Nittany Lions.
Miles Bridges led the team with 12 rebounds on the night
Post Game Quotes: Indiana
Post Game Notes: Louisville
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the 2nd Round of the Big Ten Tournament against Penn State.
March 1, 2017
Feb. 18, 2017
Jan. 24, 2017
Photos from Michigan State @ Indiana on January 21, 2017.
2015-16 Game-by-Game Stats
2016-17 Game-by-Game Stats
Joined the Spartans as a walk-on prior to the 2014-15 season despite scholarship offers from Division I schools • Earned a scholarship prior to the 2015-16 season • Among MSU's most improved players, coming off an excellent, healthy summer, after missing summer 2016 with a knee injury • One of MSU's top defenders at both forward positions • Combines great physical frame with great athleticism • Aggressive rebounder.
Appeared in all 35 games, including starting 14, averaging 3.4 points and 4.5 rebounds in 18.3 minutes • Started the first 12 contests of the season as MSU's lone post player in the starting rotation • Registered a season-high 10 rebounds vs. Iowa (2/11), marking a career high for rebounds in a Big Ten game • Scored a career-high 10 points at Duke (11/29) and registered five rebounds • Made his first career Big Ten start at Nebraska (2/2) and matched his career high with 10 points on a perfect 5-of-5 shooting from the floor • Grabbed a game-high eight rebounds vs. Arizona (11/11), making his first career start • Second on the team with a .578 field goal percentage • Ranked third on the squad with 4.5 rebounds per game, posting eight games with seven or more rebounds.
Appeared in 26 games, averaging 2.0 points and 2.9 rebounds in 10.2 minutes • Scored a season-high nine points at Purdue (2/9), adding a team-best nine rebounds against the Boilermakers • Grabbed a season-high and team-best 13 rebounds in a victory over Louisville (12/2) • Scored six points against both Northeastern (12/19) and Iowa (12/29) • Led the team in rebounding in three contests, including games against Louisville (12/2), Northeastern (12/19) and Purdue (2/9) • Played double-figure minutes in 11 contests, including four contests of more than 20 minutes • Shot a team-best .690 (20-29) from the field • Suffered a left knee injury against Indiana (2/14) forcing him to miss the next eight games • Returned for NCAA Tournament game against Middle Tennessee (3/18) where he re-injured the same knee.
Averaged 21.1 points, 14.8 rebounds and 4.8 blocks as a senior for Warren Mott, playing for Coach Jeff Olind • 2014 Class A All-State selection by both The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press • 2014 Associated Press All-State selection • Led Mott to a 23-3 record and reached the Class A quarterfinals for the first time in school history • 2014 Macomb County Player of the Year • Recorded two triple-doubles as a senior, and posted a double-double in every contest • Excelled as a tight end in football • Honor roll student who also considered Ivy League member Dartmouth • Four-year student class president.
Born Sept. 11, 1996 • Son of Ken and Laura Goins • Advertising major • Grew up as a big Michigan State fan and attended the 2014 Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, where MSU defeated Stanford.