2016-2017 Richmond Spiders

2016-2017 Richmond Spiders Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
34 Kwesi Abakah Sr F 6-8 215 Mar 13, 1994 Suwanee (GA) United States North Gwinnett High School
11 De'Monte Buckingham Fr SG 6-4 215 Dec 18, 1997 Henrico (VA) United States Henrico High School
10 T.J. Cline Sr F 6-9 230 Jul 22, 1994 Plano (TX) United States Plano West Senior High School
12 Chase Fletcher Sr F 6-7 220 - Dallas (TX) United States Highland Park High School
2 Khwan Fore So G 6-0 175 - Huntsville (AL) United States Lee High School
44 Paul Friendshuh So F 6-10 240 - New Prague (MN) United States New Prague High School
33 Grant Golden Fr PF 6-9 240 - Winchester (VA) United States St. James School
32 Julius Johnson So SG 6-3 185 - Melbourne (FL) United States Florida Air Academy
3 ShawnDre' Jones Sr G 6-0 165 - Houston (TX) United States George Bush High School
15 Niko King Fr G 6-3 190 - Landover (MD) United States Clinton Christian High School
1 Joe Kirby Jr G 6-1 205 - Pembroke Pines (FL) United States Sagemont School
4 Keith Oddo So G 6-1 185 - Roanoke (VA) United States North Cross School
30 Jesse Pistokache So SG 6-3 205 - Mission (TX) United States Sharyland High School
5 Nick Sherod Fr SG 6-4 220 - Richmond (VA) United States St. Christopher's School
13 Solly Stansbury Fr GF 6-7 225 Mar 6, 1995 Levallois-Perret France Toms River High School North
24 Marshall Wood Sr F 6-8 215 Aug 28, 1994 Rustburg (VA) United States Rustburg High School

Recent Richmond Spiders History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 22-13 (13-5) 3rd (A-10) 4th Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2015-2016 16-16 (7-11) 9th (A-10) 3rd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 21-14 (12-6) 4th (A-10) 3rd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 19-14 (8-8) 7th (A-10) 3rd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 19-15 (8-8) 8th (A-10) 1st Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2011-2012 16-16 (7-9) 9th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 29-8 (13-3) 3rd (A-10) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2009-2010 26-9 (13-3) 3rd (A-10) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2008-2009 20-16 (9-7) 5th (A-10) 2nd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2007-2008 16-15 (9-7) 4th (A-10) 2nd Rnd CBI 1st Rnd
2006-2007 8-22 (4-12) 12th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 13-17 (6-10) 11th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 14-15 (8-8) 7th (A-10) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 20-13 (10-6) 4th (A-10) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2002-2003 15-14 (9-7) 5th (A-10) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd

2016-2017 Richmond Spiders Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
T.J. Cline NABC All-District (4) First Team
T.J. Cline USBWA Player of the Week (Jan 29, 2017)
T.J. Cline Atlantic 10 Player of the Year
T.J. Cline Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team
ShawnDre' Jones Atlantic 10 All-Conference Third Team
De'Monte Buckingham Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year
De'Monte Buckingham Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
T.J. Cline Atlantic 10 Player of the Week (Jan 2, 2017)
T.J. Cline Atlantic 10 Player of the Week (Jan 16, 2017)
T.J. Cline Atlantic 10 Player of the Week (Jan 30, 2017)
T.J. Cline Atlantic 10 Player of the Week (Nov 28, 2016)
ShawnDre' Jones Atlantic 10 Player of the Week (Nov 14, 2016)
De'Monte Buckingham Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Jan 16, 2017)
De'Monte Buckingham Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Mar 7, 2017)
De'Monte Buckingham Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Jan 9, 2017)

2016-2017 Richmond Spiders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters S. Jones K. Fore D. Buckingham N. Sherod T. Cline
Rotation   J. Johnson      
Lim PT J. Kirby J. Pistokache C. Fletcher M. Wood P. Friendshuh
Lim PT   K. Oddo   K. Abakah  
Lim PT       G. Golden  

2016-2017 Richmond Spiders Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
T.J. Cline 35 32.6 18.5 7.8 5.6 0.9 0.2 2.9
ShawnDre' Jones 35 36.4 16.8 2.1 3.9 0.9 0.0 1.9
Khwan Fore 35 33.9 11.2 4.2 2.5 1.5 0.4 1.8
De'Monte Buckingham 35 29.9 10.5 5.6 2.3 1.6 0.7 2.0
Nick Sherod 35 21.5 7.6 2.4 0.9 0.5 0.0 0.5
Julius Johnson 35 22.4 4.9 2.6 1.0 0.7 0.1 0.7
Marshall Wood 31 13.5 3.6 1.8 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.8
Grant Golden 9 7.6 2.0 2.0 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.3
Joe Kirby 25 5.1 1.0 1.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3
Kwesi Abakah 34 6.6 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2
Paul Friendshuh 9 2.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2
Jesse Pistokache 3 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Keith Oddo 1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Chase Fletcher 2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 Richmond Spiders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Chris Mooney Head Coach 2005-2006 N/A
Rob Jones Associate Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Richmond, 2008 to 2015)
Kim Lewis Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Director of Basketball Operations (Richmond, 2011 to 2013)
Marcus Jenkins Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Princeton, 2011 to 2015)
Keith Gill Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Steve Thomas Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 Director of Student-Athlete Development (Virginia Tech, 2014 to 2015)
Will Gipe Video Coordinator 2016-2017 N/A
Adam Smith Athletic Trainer 2008-2009 N/A