M Green, K Yost, L Reust, Ky Platt, T Arens, T Lockwood, D Woll, A Karazsia, M Coverstone, T Platt, T Braidic
D Benedict, B Herrell, R Crump, K Brown, M Bush, Ko Platt, A Yoder, D Merder, B Fearnow, T Palmer
The Huntington University men's basketball team finished the 2016-17 season with a 16-15 record, going 12-5 at Home and 4-10 on the road. In Crossroad League games, the team was 7-11 for a 7th place finish. In post-season play, they lost in overtime at Ind Wesleyan (ranked #3 in all NAIA D2).
The Foresters averaged 85.4 points, 34.7 rebounds, and 18.7 assists per game. Their assists per game average for the season was the best of any team in the past ten years. Their scoring average and total assists (579 in 31 games) rank second best, topped only by the 2008-09 Foresters who averaged 86.2 points a game and the 2006-07 Foresters that had 582 assists (in 34 games).
There were several noteworthy achievements this past season (click links below):
Mike Bush was an All-Crossroads League First Team selection and an NAIA All-American Third Team selection.
Daniel Woll received All-Crossroads League Honorable Mention.
Kyle Platt was a Crossroads League Academic All-Conference player.
Seniors Austin Karazsia and Daniel Woll have graduated. Kelham Brown and Ren Crump will not return next season. Expected additions to the 2017-18 roster are
Wyatt Hughes (Maconaquah HS, Bunker Hill, IN),
Zac Owens (Crispus Attucks HS, Indianapolis, IN),
Maurice Scott (J W Riley HS, South Bend, IN), and
Jaden Sutton (Waverly HS, Lansing, MI).