Spencer Coleman

Spencer Coleman

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Eugene, Ore.

High School:
South Eugene

Last College:
Eastern Arizona JC

Height / Weight:
6-6½ / 210

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
04/04/1992

Experience:
JC

03/22/2013

Griz suffer poor shooting game in NCAA loss to Syracuse

Montana ends the season with a 25-7 record

03/18/2013

No. 13 Montana to meet No. 4 Syracuse Thursday in San Jose

Big Sky champion Grizzlies and 19th-ranked Orange (26-9) square off on the hardwood first time on Thursday

03/16/2013

Griz-Wildcats square off in title game Saturday night

Montana (24-6) and Weber State (26-5) are playing for the championship for second season in a row

03/14/2013

Griz to face UNC Bears Friday in semifinal game

No. 1-seed Montana won the regular-season conference championship with a 19-1 record

03/09/2013

Montana defeats NAU to win second Big Sky title in a row

Griz now at 23-6 overall and 19-1 in the Big Sky, will host the league's post-season tourney

03/21/2013

Montana vs. Syracuse (3/21/13)

Montana vs. Syracuse (3/21/13)

03/16/2013

Montana vs. Weber State (3/16/13)

Montana vs. Weber State (3/16/13)

03/15/2013

Montana vs. Northern Colorado (3/15/13)

Montana vs. Northern Colorado (3/15/13)

03/09/2013

Montana vs. Northern Arizona (3/9/13)

Montana vs. Northern Arizona (3/9/13)

03/07/2013

Montana vs. Sacramento State (3/7/13)

Montana vs. Sacramento State (3/7/13)

Montana: Spencer should vie for a starting job this season.

Junior College: This past season Coleman was selected a junior college All-American, first team All-Region and all-conference, when he averaged 15.1 points and 7.3 rebounds a game, and shot 75% (66-of-88) from the line, and made 56 three-pointers for head coach Maurice Leitzke...Coleman's sophomore team went 21-10 and lost 66-53 to Arizona Western in a Region 1 playoff game...his freshman year he was also a first team all-league pick, and averaged 18.0 points a game and shot 40 percent from three-point range...the web site 247Sports.com said Coleman had offers from Idaho, Eastern Washington, Portland, Portland State, and Utah.

High School: He excelled in two sports at South Eugene High School, and was a second team all-state selection in basketball as a senior, and an all-league wide receiver as a junior.

Personal: His major is communication studies. His parents are Lionel and Michelle Coleman of Eugene. Birth date: April 4, 1992.

A Personal Look at Spencer

Favorite Food: Everything good.

Favorite class: History, P.E.

Favorite book: Hatchet.

Favorite TV show: Chopped.

Favorite musical group: Trey Songz.

Favorite movie: Batman (New).

If a movie were made of my life, I would like the following actor to play me: Mike Epps.

The person in history I would most like to meet is: Carmelo Anthony.

Favorite sport other than basketball: Football.

Favorite sports figure: Michael Vick, Carmelo Anthony.

Favorite NBA team: N.Y. Knicks.

Hobbies/Special Interests: Sports, Coolin'.

Many people don't know this, but I: Was very into art and painting.

My greatest moment in sports was: Taking team to final four in high school.

If I were not playing college hoops, I would be: playing college football.

The thing I like best about Montana basketball is: competitive nature.

The thing that impresses me about Coach Tinkle: How respected he is.

My advice to youngsters is: go to class and never take opportunities for granted.

My future goals are: graduate from college and get paid to play ball.

Official Griz Gear

    Missoulas Guff's Insider BNSF Railrood