Ethan Happ

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Ethan Happ
No. 22 – Wisconsin Badgers
Position Forward
League Big Ten Conference
Personal information
Born (1996-05-07) May 7, 1996 (age 22)
Milan, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school Rockridge (Taylor Ridge, Illinois)
College Wisconsin (2015–present)
Career highlights and awards

Ethan Happ (born May 7, 1996) is a redshirt junior basketball player for the Wisconsin Badgers. Happ attended Rockridge High School in Taylor Ridge, Illinois.

High school career[edit]

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Ethan Happ
Milan, IL Rockridge 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Jun 26, 2013 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports:3/5 stars    ESPN:3/5 stars
Overall recruiting rankings:
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.


College career[edit]

2014–15 season[edit]

Happ redshirted during his freshman season where the Badgers were the NCAA runner-up.

2015–16 season[edit]

Happ started every game for the Badgers and was named Big Ten Freshman of the Year.[1] He was also a unanimous selection the Big Ten All-Freshman Team and named to the Big Ten All-Defensive Team. He was selected to the third team All-Big Ten by the media and honorable mention by the coaches. Despite not being listed in most mock drafts, Happ declared for the 2018 NBA draft without hiring an agent, giving him the option to return to college, which he later did.

College statistics[edit]

  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high
2014–15 Wisconsin
2015–16 Wisconsin 35 35 28.1 .538 .000 .643 7.9 1.3 1.8 0.9 12.4
2016–17 Wisconsin 37 37 27.8 .586 .000 .500 9.0 2.8 1.8 1.2 14.0
2017–18 Wisconsin 33 33 30.8 .528 .091 .550 8.0 3.7 1.5 1.1 17.9
Career 105 105 28.9 .550 .091 .564 8.3 2.6 1.7 1.0 14.7


Parents are Randy and Teresa Happ. His father Randy, played basketball at North Central College (Div. III) and brother Eric played basketball at Carl Sandburg College (Junior College). Happ is a first cousin of Toronto Blue Jays pitcher J. A. Happ.[2]


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