Year-by-Year Steal Leaders

Season Player G STL Avg.
1977-78 James Jackson 27 52 1.93
1978-79 Trent Tucker 25 29 1.16
1979-80 Darryl Mitchell 32 37 1.16
1980-81 Trent Tucker 29 63 2.17
1981-82 Darryl Mitchell 29 55 1.90
1982-83 Marc Wilson 28 37 1.32
1983-84 Marc Wilson 28 40 1.43
1984-85 Todd Alexander 24 29 1.21
1985-86 Marc Wilson 30 37 1.23
1986-87 Kim Zurcher 27 34 1.26
1987-88 Melvin Newbern 28 42 1.50
1988-89 Melvin Newbern 31 101 3.26
1989-90 Melvin Newbern # 32 72 2.25
1990-91 Kevin Lynch 28 48 1.71
1991-92 Voshon Lenard 32 51 1.59
1992-93 Voshon Lenard 31 49 1.58
1993-94 Arriel McDonald 33 47 1.42
1994-95 David Grim 28 28 1.00
1995-96 Sam Jacobson 32 37 1.16
1996-97 Quincy Lewis 35 44 1.26
1997-98 Quincy Lewis 35 68 1.94
1998-99 Quincy Lewis 27 50 1.85
1999-2000 J.B. Bickerstaff 20 30 1.50
2000-01 Terrance Simmons 32 41 1.28
2001-02 Travarus Bennett # 31 75 2.42
2002-03 Kevin Burleson 33 55 1.67
2003-04 Adam Boone 30 31 1.0
  Stanley Gaines 30 31 1.0
2004-05 Vincent Grier 32 63 1.9
2005-06 Vincent Grier # 25 58 2.3
2006-07 Kevin Payton 31 25 0.8
2007-08 Al Nolen 33 64 1.9
2008-09 Al Nolen 33 64 1.9
2009-10 Damian Johnson 35 64 1.8
2010-11 Austin Hollins 31 38 1.2
2011-12 Rodney Williams 38 50 1.3
2012-13 Austin Hollins 34 59 1.7
# led Big Ten