Lourawls 'Tum Tum' Nairn Jr.
Lourawls 'Tum Tum'  Nairn Jr.


Nassau Bahamas

High School:
Sunrise Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 175



Michigan State vs. Ohio State

Big Ten Tournament Quarterfinals


No. 16 Iowa vs. No. 4 Michigan State

The Spartans host No. 16 Iowa.


Michigan State, 79 vs. Illinois, 54

No. 5 Michigan State routs Illinois 79-54 without Valentine.


Michigan State vs. Boise State

NCAA Basketball: Michigan State faces Boise State at Titan Gym.


Michigan State vs. Florida Atlantic Men's Basketball

Michigan State vs. Florida Atlantic Men's Basketball USATSI Gallery from Friday, November 13, 2015

Career Stats
2014-15 Game-by-Game Stats2015-16 Game-by-Game Stats

Incredible leadership qualities • Lightning quick with the basketball, can make a case as one of the fastest players in the nation • Hard-nosed defender with incredible toughness and strength • Worked to improve his shooting range in the offseason • Brings energy, excitement and enthusiasm every time he takes the court • Has a great work ethic and a desire to be great.

Recipient of MSU's Stephen G. Scofes Inspirational Player Award • Co-recipient of MSU's John E. Benington Best Defensive Player and Antonio Smith Glue and Guts Awards • Appeared in 39 games, starting 17, averaging 2.2 points, 1.6 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 19.4 minutes • Started the final 16 games of the season • MSU was 13-4 when he was in the starting lineup • Became the third Spartan freshman to start at point guard in the NCAA Tournament under Tom Izzo (Drew Neitzel, Kalin Lucas), and just the second in the Final Four; he is the fourth Spartan freshman all-time to start at point guard in the NCAA Tournament, as Earvin "Magic" Johnson is the only one to not play for Tom Izzo • Along with teammate Marvin Clark Jr., he set an MSU freshman record by appearing in 39 games • Tied for the team lead with seven assists against Loyola (11/21) • Dished out a season-high eight assists against Minnesota (2/26) • Recorded a team-high five assists and no turnovers in the Final Four vs. Duke (4/4) • Tallied four assists or more in nine contests • Scored a season-high eight points at Rutgers (1/29) • Grabbed a season-high five rebounds in three games against Oakland (12/14), Ohio State (2/14) and Ohio State (3/13) in the Big Ten Tournament • Recorded two steals in four games • His four assists against Navy (11/14) tied the eighth-best effort by a Spartan in his freshman debut.

Averaged 17.6 points, 5.7 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 1.7 steals as a senior, leading Sunrise Christian Academy to a 16-3 record, playing for Coach Kyle Lindsted • Shot 52.4 percent from the field, including 38.9 percent from 3-point range • Scored in double figures in every contest of his senior season • Posted two double-doubles, including 21 points and 11 assists against Oklahoma City and 19 points and 10 assists against Hill College • Scored a career-high 29 points vs. No. 8 LaLumiere • Named MVP of 2013 Tournament of Champions • Started every game over his final two seasons • Averaged 9.4 points and 8.0 assists per game as a junior, leading Sunrise Christian to a 29-1 mark • Also averaged 1.9 steals and 2.7 rebounds for the Buffaloes, shooting 45.1 percent from the floor and 34.5 percent from 3-point range • Ranked the No. 62 player in the nation by Rivals.com and No. 73 by ESPN.com • Averaged seven points and seven assists as a sophomore, as Sunrise Christian posted a 24-4 record.

Born Oct. 8, 1994 • Son of Lourawls Nairn Sr. and Monalisa McKinney • Moved to the United States from the Bahamas at age 13 • Nicknamed "Tum Tum" after a character in the 1992 movie "3 Ninjas" • Plans to major in urban and regional planning.