Michigan State's 2016 season came to an end with a tough five-set loss to Arizona in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Jenison Field House.
All of the numbers pointed to Nick Ward providing a breakout performance. The 24 points and 10 rebounds, both career highs. The 26 minutes, also the most for the freshman this season. Saturday’s 80-76 win over Oral Roberts was a game that put the freshman forward’s best offensive traits on display.