A graduate of Chadron High School averaged 17.7 points, 10.2 rebounds, 4.2 blocks, 2.9 assists and 1.1 steals per game led the Cardinals to the C-1 Nebraska state championship game his senior year two-time state Gatorade Player of the Year in Nebraska member of the Future Business Leaders of America.
Born January 4, 1992 son of Jay and Lorna Eliason his father, Jay, played football and his mother, Lorna, played basketball and volleyball at South Dakota State University majoring in General Business.
Preview: Gophers vs. Michigan
Minnesota welcomes the Wolverines to the Barn Sunday evening in their only matchup of the year.
Springs Hits Winner in 75-74 Victory Over Indiana
Akeem Springs followed his own missed 3-pointer with a putback flip from the baseline with 3 seconds left, lifting Minnesota to a 75-74 victory over Indiana on Wednesday night.
Preview: Gophers vs. Indiana
Winners of three straight, the Minnesota men's basketball team returns for its first two-game Big Ten homestand this week.