#2 Tyrell Springer
Tyrell Springer Image
6-2 | SR | G
Springfield, Massachusetts
Garden City Community College

LSUS ACCOLADES: 2015-16: NAIA All-American Honorable Mention, RRAC All-Tournament Team, All-RRAC First Team

JUNIOR (2015-16): played in all 32 games for the Pilots and started in 30…averaged 29.9 minutes, 13 points, and 3.1 rebounds per contest…team leader in PPG (13.0), assists (136) and steals (72)…shot 43-percent from the field…#2 in the NAIA in steals, #4 in steals per game (2.2), #21 in total assists (136) and #26 in assists per game (4.2)…netted double figures in 23 games…scored a season high of 23 points against Huston-Tillotson and Paul Quinn…made nine free-throws against Texas College and Wiley…pulled down a season high of six rebounds against LSU Alexandria, Paul Quinn and St. Thomas…dished out a season high of 12 assists against Paul Quinn…had six steals against Xavier.

SOPHOMORE (2014-15): played 31 games for Coach Brady Trenkle and the Garden City Community College Broncbusters in Garden City, Kansas…averaged 13.6 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game…shot 41-percent from the field and 77-percent from the free throw line ranked 2nd in the nation with 110 steals…netted double figures in all but six games…scored a season high of 22 points on November 22nd vs Northeastern All Stars and on February 18th vs Seward County…grabbed a season high of seven rebounds on February 18th vs Seward County…had a season high of 10 steals on November 1st against the Colby-All Stars…2nd Team All-Conference selection…named Defensive Player of the Year.

FRESHMAN (2012-13): played in 31 games at Jacksonville College in Jacksonville, Texas…averaged 10.1 points, 2.4 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game…ranked 2nd in the nation with 112 steals…netted double digits in 15 games…shot 44-percent from the field…scored a season high of 23 points against Lamar State-Port Arthur… pulled down a season high of six rebounds against Weatherford…had a season high of nine steals against LSC Tomball.

HIGH SCHOOL: prepped at Springfield Central High School and played for Coach Labrie in Springfield, Massachusetts…was a part of two Western Massachusetts Championships including on State Championship…was named Player of the Year in 2012 and received the Lahovich Award which is given to the top High School Player in Western Massachusetts.

PERSONAL: born Tyrell Springer on December 17, 1993, in Springfield, Massachusetts…goes by Relly Rel…son of Tammy Grimes...has one brother, Eric Denson and one sister, Tazhane Springer…majoring in General Studies…hopes to continue is basketball career by playing professionally overseas and one day wants to own his own business.

2015-163230 95729.9 155-35543.7%24-9226.1%83-12566.4%
2016-173016 80426.8 117-24148.5%16-4634.8%54-8960.7%
Totals:6246 176128.4 272-59645.6%40-13829%137-21464%
2015-16 993.12277 12721361111.2750241713
2016-17 120418102 1966130921.4720330410.1
Totals:2193.540179 311382662031.311470572111.6
2016-17 Men's Basketball Roster
Roster for 2016-17 Men's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Benjamin BattsJRG6-2 Saginaw, MichiganTexas Wesleyan University
2Tyrell SpringerSRG6-2 Springfield, MassachusettsGarden City Community College
3Josh WalkerSRG6-0 Grant, LouisianaFairview High School
4C. J. McGillJRG5-9 Tampa, FloridaUniversity of Mobile
10Austin HelmsFRG5-7 Shreveport, LouisianaHomeschool
11Greg PollinsSRF6-6 Texarkana, TexasBossier Parish Community College
12Rashard OwensSRG6-6 Bossier City, LouisianaSan Jacinto Community College
13Uzonna AkaziSRF6-8 Queens, New YorkUniversity of Pikeville
21Anthony Walker, Jr.JRF6-8 Dallas, TexasMountainview Community College
30Malik AndrusFRG6-2 Lafayette, LouisianaUniversity of Louisiana at Lafayette
33David HolmesSOF6-4 Shreveport, LouisianaBossier Parish Community College
Kyle Blankenship Image
Head Coach
5th season
Derrick Greene Image
Assistant Coach
14th season
C. J. Hyslop Image
Grad Assistant
1st season
Caleb Ray Image
Student Assistant
2nd season
M - Basketball
Overall RRAC Streak
20-10 (.667) 12-6 (.667) Lost 4
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  • Mar. 3 - Men's Basketball vs Langston University - L 79-74 - recap
  • Feb. 25 - Men's Basketball vs Huston-Tillotson University - L 104-97 - recap
  • Feb. 24 - Men's Basketball vs 25Our Lady of the Lake University - L 69-65 - recap
  • Feb. 18 - Men's Basketball vs St. Thomas - Houston - W 66-60 - recap
  • Feb. 16 - Men's Basketball vs Texas College - W 92-66 - recap
  • Feb. 11 - Men's Basketball vs 7Wiley College - W 67-62 - recap
  • Feb. 10 - Men's Basketball vs Jarvis Christian College - W 83-77 - recap
  • Feb. 4 - Men's Basketball vs Paul Quinn College - W 97-67 - recap
  • Feb. 1 - Men's Basketball vs 1Louisiana State University-Alexandria - L 75-66 - recap