Sunday, November 25, 2012

Minnesotans Playing D1 Men's Basketball 2012-2013 by Alan Holst

The following post is courtesy of Alan Holst, and was first posted on I added in some stats for 2012-2013 games to date (anybody averaging in double figures plus others of interest).


Trent Lockett (Hopkins) Marquette Senior
Trevor Mbakwe (St. Bernard’s, Henry Sibley) Minnesota Senior

Mike Muscala (Roseville) Bucknell Senior

Rodney Williams (Robbinsdale Cooper) Minnesota Senior

Nate Wolters (St. Cloud Tech) South Dakota State Senior

Jared Berggren (Princeton) Wisconsin Senior HONORABLE MENTION

Alec Brown (Winona) Green Bay Junior HONORABLE MENTION

Sam Dower (Osseo) Gonzaga Junior HONORABLE MENTION

This is a throwback season as Minnesota had produced some outstanding guards in recent years but not so many big men.  This season there are a number of quality centers to choose from.


Jordan Aaberg (Rothsay) North Dakota State Junior F

Aaron Anderson (Osseo) North Dakota Junior G 13 ppg + 3 assists

Joel Awich (Tartan) Cal Poly Freshman F

Jared Berggren (Princeton) Wisconsin Senior F/C 15 ppg 7 reb 55% FG%

Marshall Bjorklund (Sibley East) North Dakota State Junior F 11 ppg on 65% FG%

Brandon Brekke (East Grand Forks) North Dakota Junior C

Mike Broghammer (Hopkins) Notre Dame Senior F has not played so far

Alec Brown (Winona) Green Bay Junior C 12 ppg + 7 rebounds

Mike Bruesewitz (Henry Sibley) Wisconsin Senior F

Syani Chambers (Hopkins) Harvard Freshman G 10 ppg 5 assists 2 steals 

Joe Coleman (Hopkins) Minnesota Sophomore G 9 ppg + 2 steals

Ray Cowels (Hopkins) Santa Clara Senior F 10 ppg

Sam Dower (Osseo) Gonzaga Junior C 10 ppg 57% FG%

Will Dunn (Benilde-St. Margaret's) IPFW Freshman G 

Mike Felt (Redwood Falls) North Dakota State Junior G 12 ppg

Josh Figini (Chisago Lakes) Cornell Senior F

Mike Fitzgerald (St. Thomas Academy) Air Force Senior F

Tyler Flack (Lakeville) South Dakota Freshman F 11 ppg 3 blocks 53% FG%

Trevor Gruis (Ellsworth) South Dakota Junior C 10 ppg 7 rebounds 50% FG%

Chris Halvorsen (Henry Sibley) Minnesota Junior F

Seth Hinrichs (MACCRAY Clara City) Lafayette Sophomore G 14 ppg

Andre Ingram (Minnesota Transitions) Minnesota Sophomore F (ex-Butler CC KS)

Jordair Jett (St. Bernard’s, Notre Dame Prep MA) Saint Louis Junior G 6 ppg 3 assists 2 steals

Raijon Kelly (Cretin-Derham Hall) Samford Sophomore G 14 ppg 4 assists

Joey King (Eastview) Drake Freshman F

Nate Kratch (Watertown-Mayer) Santa Clara Freshman F

Simon Krych (St. Cloud Apollo) Nebraska Omaha Freshman F

Trent Lockett (Hopkins) Marquette Senior G (ex-Arizona State) 9 ppg 5 rebounds 2 assists

Sanjay Lumpkin (Benilde-St. Margaret's) Northwestern Freshman G/F 

Marcus Marshall (St. Paul Johnson) Missouri State Freshman G 10 ppg

Trevor Mbakwe (St. Bernard’s, Henry Sibley) Minnesota Senior F 8 ppg 7 boards 59% shooting

Shelby Moats (Waconia) Vanderbilt Sophomore F 

Mike Muscala (Roseville) Bucknell Senior F/C 16 ppg 11 rebounds 2 assists 2.5 blocks 51% FG%

C.J. Neumann (Cretin-Derham Hall) Wofford Freshman F 4 ppg on 64% FG%

Fred Newell (Lakeville North) North Dakota State Junior G

Kevin Noreen (Minnesota Transitions) West Virginia Sophomore F

Kyle Noreen (Minnesota Transitions) Radford Sophomore G 6 ppg 5 rebounds 2 assists

D.J. Peterson (Hopkins) La Salle Sophomore G 6 ppg on 60% FG%

Eric Robertson (IMG Academy) South Dakota Freshman G

Mike Rostampour (Henry Sibley) Nebraska Omaha Junior F

Tom Schalk (Apple Valley) William & Mary Sophomore F

Matt Sellers (Champlin Park) Wyoming Sophomore C (ex-Western Wyoming CC)

Marvin Singleton (Hopkins) Northern Iowa Sophomore F

Jordan Smith (Orono) Wisconsin Sophomore G

Marc Sonnen (Tartan) Northern Iowa Senior G

Dyami Starks (Duluth East) Bryant Sophomore G (ex-Columbia) 15.5 ppg 2 steals

Jonah Travis (DeLaSalle) Harvard Sophomore F

Ross Travis (Chaska) Penn State Sophomore F 8 ppg 7 rebounds

Alonzo Traylor (Minneapolis South) North Dakota Junior F

Estan Tyler (St. Paul Johnson) UMKC Sophomore G 11 ppg 4 assists

Marcus Tyus (Anoka) Nebraska Omaha Freshman G

Jake White (Chaska) Wichita State Sophomore F

Rodney Williams (Robbinsdale Cooper) Minnesota Senior F 14 ppg 7 rebounds 67% shooting

Mitch Wilmer (Warroad) North Dakota Senior C

Nate Wolters (St. Cloud Tech) South Dakota State Senior G 22 ppg 6 rebs 6 assists 2 steals 55% FG%

Ethan Wragge (Eden Prairie) Creighton Junior F 13 ppg 50% FG%

Isaiah Zierden (Benilde-St. Margaret's) Creighton Freshman G

TOP 5 SCORERS as of 11-25-12

Wolters 22 ppg
Muscala 16
Starks 15.5
Berggren 15
Rodney Williams 14
Raijon Kelly 14


Berggren, A. Brown, Gruis, Mbakwe, Ross Travis, Rodney Williams 7


Nate Wolters 6


Chambers, Jett, Wolters 2


Tyler Flack 3


Rodney Williams 67%


  1. What is the url of the original post? Google doesn't seem to be able to find

  2. Actually, Bob, mnbuckets is an email forum and very rarely used anymore.

  3. Cedric Martin Utah-Washburn High
    Joe Bright Stephen F. Austin-Cooper High