March 25th, 2018

After arriving as perhaps Izzo’s most heralded recruit Bridges delivered a number of team and individual accolades. The Flint native, who was the No. 12 overall prospect in the country out of high school, according to 247Sports, earned Big Ten Freshman of the Year honors in 2017, leading the Spartans with 16.9 points and 8.3 rebounds a game. MSU made the NCAA tournament and finished 20-15.

Source: Detroit Free Press