Big road win keeps CMU in the thick of MAC West race
Chippewas remain tied for first in MAC West with Ball State
Chippewas even MAC mark at 1-1; host Akron on Tuesday
Chippewas move into a tie atop the MAC West
Fowler scores 26 points for the Chippewas
Central Michigan all-time leader in free throws made (475) and attempted (680)
Ranks third all-time in steals (185) and fifth in points (1,736)
Only player in CMU history to have all four season assist totals rank in the program's top 10
2016 First Team All-MAC
2016 First Team NABC All-District
2016 CoSIDA Academic All-District
2016 MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete
2016 Academic All-MAC
2015-16 Preseason All-MAC
2015 Bill Boyden Award winner
2015 First Team All-MAC
2015 First Team NABC All-District
Finalist for the 2015 Lou Henson National Player of the Year Award
2015 MAC Player of the Year runner-up
2015 MAC All-Tournament Team
2015 NABC Honors Court
2015 Academic All-MAC
2014 Second Team NABC All-District
2014 Third Team All-MAC
2014 Academic All-MAC
Central Michigan All-Time Freshman Assist Leader (176)
2015-16: [Game-by-Game] First Team All-MAC honoree ... First Team NABC All-District selection … preseason All-MAC West selection … received CoSIDA Academic All-District recognition … Academic All-MAC and MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete honoree … Allstate NABC Good Works Team and Senior CLASS Award nominee ... named a four-year team captain … finished his career ranked No. 1 in CMU program history in assists (686), free throws made (475) and attempted (680), No. 3 in steals (185) and No. 5 in points (1,736) … only CMU player to have all four season assist totals rank in the top 10 … ranks fifth all-time in MAC history in career assists … missed the first seven games of the 2015-16 season due to injury but returned to start the remaining 26 and lead the team and rank No. 2 in the MAC in minutes played per game (36.3) … led CMU in scoring (No. 5 in the MAC, 16.5 ppg) for the season and in eight games ... posted double-figure scoring efforts in 25 of 26 games, including nine 20-plus point games … finished third in the MAC in total assists (153) despite missing seven games … ended the season second in the conference in assists per game (5.9) and assist/turnover ratio (2.3), fifth in free throw percentage (a career-high .800) and ninth in steals (1.3) … made season debut against Aquinas (12/7), scoring 14 points in 25 minutes of play … had 20 points, six assists and six rebounds versus Texas Southern (12/12) … tied a season high with 10 assists at BYU (12/18) … scored 21 points at William & Mary (12/29) … totaled 14 points, eight assists and seven rebounds in MAC road win over Bowling Green (1/9) … had 21 points, going 11-for-11 from the free throw line, and nine assists at Miami (1/26) and then 27 points in win over Bowling Green (1/30) to earn MAC West Player of the Week honors … followed it up with a double-double (14 points, 10 assists), zero-turnover performance in a home victory over Kent State (2/2) … scored 20 points in back-to-back road wins over Toledo (2/27) and Ball State (3/1) … had 23 points, eight rebounds and four assists in final home conference game against Western Michigan (3/4).
2014-15: [Game-by-Game] First Team All-MAC honoree ... First Team NABC All-District selection ... finalist for the Lou Henson National Player of the Year Award .... runner-up for MAC Player of the Year ... honored on MAC All-Tournament team ... named MAC West Player of the Week twice (12/1 and 2/9) ... preseason All-MAC West selection ... Allstate NABC Good Works Team nominee ... Academic All-MAC honoree ... Academic All-America nominee ... MAC Scholar Athlete of the Week (2/12) ... team co-captain ... became the first CMU player in program history to compile the combination of 1,000 points, 500 assists, 250 rebounds and 150 steals for a career ... CMU's all-time assist leader (533) ... totaled 194 assists in 2014-15, which ranks second all-time in single season program history ... only CMU player to have all three season assist totals ranked in the top 10 ... ranks 10th on CMU career points list (1,308) ... ranks sixth in career steals (152) ... among all active NCAA players, ranks 14th in assists per game (5.67) and 16th in assist/turnover ratio (2.06) and total assists (533) for his career ... started all 32 games, extending his consecutive career starts streak to 94 games ... led CMU in scoring (518, 16.2 ppg) for the season and in 13 games ... posted double-figure efforts in 26 games, including 10 20-plus point games ... led CMU in minutes played (1,093) ... led the MAC and ranked 12th nationally in assists per game (6.1) ... among the MAC leaders in points (4th, 16.2), assist/turnover ratio (4th, 2.1), minutes played (4th, 34.2), steals (5th, 1.5) and field goal percentage (8th, .507) ... recorded a double-double in opener versus Alma (11/14), scoring 12 points while dishing out a season-high 11 assists ... totaled 16 points and eight assists in win over Youngstown State (11/18) ... scored 26 points in win over Grand Canyon (11/29) and followed up with 24 in road loss at Bradley (12/2) ... also set a career high in free throws made (16) and attempted (20) against Bradley ... posted 14 points, seven rebounds and five assists on the road in MAC opening win over preseason favorite Toledo (1/6) ... scored 26 points against Akron (1/17), becoming the 29th player in program history to reach 1,000 points for a career ... notched second double-double of the season in home win over Buffalo (1/21), totaling 14 points and 10 assists ... scored a career-high and McGuirk Arena record 42 points versus Bowling Green (2/4), the most points scored by a Chippewa since Chris Kaman posted 43 against Ball State in 2003 and tied for eighth in the CMU record book ... his 42-point performance was the most by any player in the nation that day, the most in the MAC in 2014-15 and tied for fifth-highest in Division I college basketball for the season ... had 17 points and nine rebounds in front of a sellout McGuirk Arena crowd in win over Western Michigan (2/7) ... scored 22 in road win over Buffalo (2/14), helping CMU secure the regular season series sweep ... had 24 points and seven assists in home win over Toledo (3/3), helping CMU claim at least a share of the MAC regular season championship and the MAC West title outright ... averaged 26.5 points, 7.0 assists, 3.5 rebounds and 2.0 steals per game in two MAC Tournament games ... totaled 27 points and nine assists in MAC championship game versus Buffalo (3/14) ... had 21 points, six assists and six rebounds in NIT first round game at Louisiana Tech (3/17).
2013-14: [Game-by-Game] Second Team NABC All-District honoree ... Third Team All-MAC selection ... Academic All-MAC honoree ... Allstate NABC Good Works Team nominee ... Academic All-America nominee ... .. earned MVP honors at the Central Michigan Tournament ... team captain ... started all 31 games for the second consecutive season .... among the MAC leaders in points (3rd, 17.4), assists (T2nd, 5.3), steals (3rd, 1.9), and assist/turnover ratio (2nd, 1.9) ... ranked No. 42 in the NCAA in assists per game ... 2013-14 season ranked in the top 10 in CMU record book in assists (6th, 163), steals (3rd, 60), free throws made (5th, 145) and free throws attempted (3rd, 212) ... ranks seventh in the CMU record book in career assists with 339 ... posted back-to-back 20-point scoring efforts at Bradley (20) (11/12) and at home against Pepperdine (23) (11/16) ... scored 25 points and dished out eight assists in decisive game of CMU Tournament game versus Cal State Northridge (11/23) ... made 10-of-14 shots (23 points) in road win over SIUE (12/7) ... had 20 points in road loss at Dayton (12/14) ... had 20 points and seven assists at home versus Miami (1/8) ... scored 21 points to go along with a season-high eight rebounds at Toledo (1/11) ... scored a career-high 27 points at Western Michigan (2/1), going a perfect 13-for-13 from the free throw line ... notched his first career double-double (18 points, 12 assists) in 101-95 triple overtime win over Ball State (2/19) ... also set the single game McGuirk Arena assists record versus Ball State (12) ... scored 15 points and dished out eight assists in home win over Northern Illinois (2/23) ... just missed a double-double on the road at Ball State (3/1), totaling 26 points and nine assists in addition to corralling five rebounds.
2012-13: [Game-by-Game] Finished as the runner-up for MAC Freshman of the Year ... team captain ... started all 31 games ... ranked second in MAC in Assist/Turnover ratio ... ranked third in single season assists in CMU history (176) ... ranked 35th in the nation ... led the team in rebounding in four games, and with points in three games ... led the team in field goal percentage (.497), steals (43) and assists (176) ... averaged 8.1 ppg, 5.7 apg, 1.4 spg, 2.2 a/t ratio and 28.8 mpg.
High School: Started on the 2010 Class B state title team ... averaged 9.7 points and 5.6 assists as a junior ... led Detroit Country Day to a 23-4 record and a berth in the state semifinal as a senior ... averaged 12 points and 8 assists while playing for IMG Academy in Florida.