2016-2017 Connecticut Huskies

2016-2017 Connecticut Huskies Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
2 Jalen Adams So PG 6-3 195 Dec 11, 1995 Roxbury (MA) United States Brewster Academy
45 Omotayo Aiyegbusi Fr G 6-4 200 - Philadelphia (PA) United States Saint Joseph's Preparatory School
35 Amida Brimah Sr C 7-0 230 Feb 11, 1994 Accra Ghana Archbishop Coleman Carroll High School
21 Mamadou Diarra Fr PF 6-8 215 Jun 28, 1997 Queens (NY) United States Putnam Science Academy
23 Juwan Durham Fr PF 6-11 207 Dec 22, 1997 Tampa (FL) United States Tampa Preparatory School
13 Steven Enoch So PF 6-11 258 Sep 18, 1997 Norwalk (CT) United States St. Thomas More Prep
12 Kentan Facey Sr PF 6-11 227 Jul 14, 1993 Baldwin (NY) United States Long Island Lutheran High School
24 Christian Foxen Jr F 6-8 227 Jan 15, 1995 Rocky Hill (CT) United States South Kent School
3 Alter Gilbert Fr PG 6-0 175 Oct 6, 1997 Lithonia (GA) United States Miller Grove High School
5 Vance Jackson Fr PF 6-8 229 Aug 20, 1997 Bellflower (CA) United States St. John Bosco High School
22 Terry Larrier So SF 6-8 192 Aug 15, 1995 Bronx (NY) United States Phelps Prep
33 Restinel Lomotey Jr G 6-3 198 - Branford (CT) United States Branford High School
31 Mike Noyes Sr G 6-0 186 Dec 18, 1994 Granby (CT) United States Granby Memorial High School
15 Rodney Purvis Sr G 6-4 205 Feb 14, 1994 Raleigh (NC) United States Upper Room Christian Academy
1 Christian Vital Fr PG 6-2 178 Mar 21, 1997 Hollis (NY) United States St. Thomas More Prep

Recent Connecticut Huskies History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 16-17 (9-9) 5th (AAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 25-11 (11-7) 6th (AAC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2014-2015 20-15 (10-8) 5th (AAC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2013-2014 32-8 (12-6) 3rd (AAC) Runner Up NCAA Champion
2012-2013 20-10 (10-8) 7th (Big East) N/A N/A
2011-2012 20-14 (8-10) 9th (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 32-9 (9-9) 9th (Big East) Champion NCAA Champion
2009-2010 18-16 (7-11) 11th (Big East) 1st Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2008-2009 31-5 (15-3) 2nd (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 5th Rnd
2007-2008 24-9 (13-5) 4th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 17-14 (6-10) 12th (Big East) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 30-4 (14-2) 1st (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2004-2005 23-8 (13-3) 1st (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2003-2004 33-6 (12-4) 2nd (Big East) Champion NCAA Champion
2002-2003 23-10 (10-6) 3rd (Big East) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd

2016-2017 Connecticut Huskies Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jalen Adams NABC All-District (25) First Team
Jalen Adams All-AAC First Team
Jalen Adams AAC All-Tournament Team
Vance Jackson AAC All-Rookie Team
Jalen Adams AAC Player of the Week (Feb 20, 2017)
Vance Jackson AAC Rookie of the Week (Jan 23, 2017)
Vance Jackson AAC Rookie of the Week (Jan 16, 2017)
Christian Vital AAC Rookie of the Week (Jan 30, 2017)

2016-2017 Connecticut Huskies Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Vital J. Adams R. Purvis K. Facey A. Brimah
Rotation       V. Jackson  
Rotation       S. Enoch  
Lim PT M. Noyes O. Aiyegbusi T. Larrier J. Durham  
Lim PT A. Gilbert R. Lomotey   C. Foxen  

2016-2017 Connecticut Huskies Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jalen Adams 32 35.5 14.4 4.2 6.1 1.1 0.2 3.1
Rodney Purvis 33 36.9 13.8 4.2 2.5 1.0 0.2 1.8
Terry Larrier 4 26.5 13.5 5.0 1.8 0.2 0.5 2.0
Alter Gilbert 3 29.0 10.3 3.3 2.0 2.3 0.0 1.3
Christian Vital 31 28.5 9.1 3.5 1.8 1.1 0.2 1.3
Kentan Facey 33 28.5 8.5 7.1 0.6 0.2 1.2 1.5
Vance Jackson 32 26.1 8.1 3.8 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.3
Amida Brimah 33 24.7 7.6 6.1 0.2 0.2 2.6 1.5
Steven Enoch 29 12.1 3.4 2.3 0.1 0.2 0.6 1.1
Juwan Durham 28 8.3 1.6 1.5 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2
Mike Noyes 10 1.9 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Restinel Lomotey 7 1.3 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Christian Foxen 9 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Omotayo Aiyegbusi 6 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 Connecticut Huskies Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Kevin Ollie Head Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Glen Miller Associate Head Coach 2011-2012 Director of Basketball Administration (Connecticut, 2010 to 2011)
Ricky Moore Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Assistant Director of Basketball Administration (Connecticut, 2012 to 2013)
Dwayne Killings Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Temple, 2011 to 2016)
David Benedict Athletic Director 2016-2017 N/A
David Sevush Director of Scouting 2014-2015 N/A
Ellen Trip Associate Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
Kyle Muncy Assistant Athletic Director 1994-1995 N/A
Daniel Griffin Director of Player Development 2015-2016 Assistant Director of Basketball Administration (Connecticut, 2014 to 2015)
Dr. Deena Casiero Director of Sports Medicine 2016-2017 N/A
Bob Howard Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A
James Doran Athletic Trainer 2005-2006 N/A