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Seniors Davis and Green to Represent IU Basketball at Big Ten Media Day

The Big Ten Conference’s annual men’s basketball media day will be held on Oct. 2 in the Chicago area.

Senior forward De’Ron Davis and senior guard Devonte Green will represent the IU basketball program along with head coach Archie Miller.

Below is the full release from the Big Ten.


Big Ten Announces List of 35 Men’s Basketball Standouts to Appear at Big Ten Basketball Media Day
List of students includes 12 All-Big Ten honorees from 2018-19

 

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced the 35 men’s basketball standouts, including 15 seniors, tentatively scheduled to attend Big Ten Men’s Basketball Media Day on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at the Hilton Rosemont in Rosemont, Ill.

The list of students scheduled to attend features 2018-19 Big Ten Player of the Year, Cassius Winston of Michigan State and Spartan Xavier Tillman, last year’s Sixth Player of the Year. Overall, 12 returning All-Big Ten selections from the 2018-19 season will be in attendance, including first-team All-Big Ten honorees Lamar Stevens of Penn State and Winston along with Anthony Cowan Jr. of Maryland and Zavier Simpson of Michigan, who earned second-team honors.

Additional 2018-19 All-Big Ten honorable mention selections making the trip to Chicago include: Illinois’ Ayo Dosunmu and Trent Frazier, Iowa’s Luka Garza, Michigan’s Jon Teske, Ohio State’s Kaleb Wesson, Purdue’s Matt Haarms, Rutgers’ Geo Baker and Wisconsin’s D’Mitrik Trice.

Nine attendees earned 2018-19 Academic All-Big Ten honors: Maryland’s Darryl Morsell, Michigan State’s Tillman and Winston, Minnesota’s Michael Hurt, Penn State’s John Harrar, Purdue’s Haarms, Rutgers’ Baker and Wisconsin’s Brevin Pritzl and Trice.

All 14 conference coaches will also be in attendance.

The 2019-20 Big Ten men’s basketball season will commence on Tuesday, Nov. 5. Conference play will begin on Friday, Dec. 6. The 2019 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament will be held at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind. from March 11-15.

2019 BIG TEN MEN’S BASKETBALL MEDIA DAY ATTENDEES

 

ILLINOIS

Coach Brad Underwood

Giorgi Bezhanishvili, Sophomore Forward

Ayo Dosunmu, Sophomore Guard

Trent Frazier, Junior Guard

INDIANA

Coach Archie Miller

Da’Ron Davis, Senior Forward

Devonte Green, Senior Guard

IOWA

Coach Fran McCaffery

Luka Garza, Junior Center

Ryan Kriener, Senior Forward

Joe Wieskamp, Sophomore Guard

MARYLAND

Coach Mark Turgeon

Anthony Cowan Jr., Senior Guard

Darryl Morsell, Junior Guard

MICHIGAN

Coach Juwan Howard

Isaiah Livers, Junior Forward

Zavier Simpson, Senior Guard

Jon Teske, Senior Center

MICHIGAN STATE

Coach Tom Izzo

Joshua Langford, Senior Guard

Xavier Tillman, Junior Forward

Cassius Winston, Senior Guard

MINNESOTA

Coach Richard Pitino

Marcus Carr, Sophomore Guard

Michael Hurt, Senior Forward

NEBRASKA

Coach Fred Hoiberg

Haanif Cheatham, Senior Guard

Jervay Green, Junior Guard

Cam Mack, Sophomore Guard

NORTHWESTERN

Coach Chris Collins

Anthony Gaines, Junior Guard

A.J. Turner, Senior Forward

OHIO STATE

Coach Chris Holtmann

CJ Walker, Junior Guard

Andre Wesson, Senior Forward

Kaleb Wesson, Junior Forward

PENN STATE

Coach Patrick Chambers

John Harrar, Junior Forward

Lamar Stevens, Senior Forward

PURDUE

Coach Matt Painter

Nojel Eastern, Junior Guard

Matt Haarms, Junior Center

RUTGERS

Coach Steve Pikiell

Geo Baker, Junior Guard

Shaq Carter, Senior Forward

Ron Harper Jr., Sophomore Guard/Forward

WISCONSIN

Coach Greg Gard

Brevin Pritzl, Graduate Guard

D’Mitrik Trice, R-Junior Guard


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