2016-2017 West Virginia Mountaineers

2016-2017 West Virginia Mountaineers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
11 Nathan Adrian Sr PF 6-9 235 Mar 21, 1995 Morgantown (WV) United States Morgantown High School
23 Esa Ahmad So PF 6-8 230 Oct 9, 1996 Shaker Heights (OH) United States Shaker Heights High School
25 Maciej Bender Fr C 6-10 235 Jan 28, 1997 Warsaw Poland Mountain Mission High School
3 James Bolden Fr PG 6-0 160 - Covington (KY) United States Holmes High School
2 Jevon Carter Jr G 6-2 200 Sep 14, 1995 Maywood (IL) United States Proviso East High School
14 Chase Harler Fr SG 6-3 180 - Wheeling (WV) United States Wheeling Central Catholic High School
50 Sagaba Konate Fr PF 6-8 240 - Bamako Mali Kennedy Catholic High School
13 James Long Sr G 5-11 185 Dec 28, 1992 Charleston (WV) United States Woodberry Forest School
45 Elijah Macon Jr PF 6-9 240 Nov 3, 1993 Columbus (OH) United States Marion-Franklin High School
4 Daxter Miles, Jr. Jr G 6-3 200 Jan 5, 1995 Baltimore (MD) United States Notre Dame Preparatory School
0 Teyvon Myers Sr SG 6-2 185 - Brooklyn (NY) United States Grover Cleveland High School
12 Tarik Phillip Sr G 6-3 195 Aug 10, 1993 Brooklyn (NY) United States Queen City Prep Academy
21 Logan Routt Fr F 6-11 255 - Cameron (WV) United States Cameron High School
20 Brandon Watkins Sr F 6-9 230 Jan 18, 1995 Decatur (GA) United States Grady High School
15 Lamont West Fr F 6-8 220 - Cincinnati (OH) United States Miller High School

Recent West Virginia Mountaineers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 28-8 (12-6) 2nd (Big 12) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2015-2016 26-9 (13-5) 2nd (Big 12) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2014-2015 25-10 (11-7) 4th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 17-16 (9-9) 6th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2012-2013 13-19 (6-12) 8th (Big 12) 1st Rnd N/A
2011-2012 19-14 (9-9) 8th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 22-12 (11-7) 6th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2009-2010 31-7 (13-5) 2nd (Big East) Champion NCAA 5th Rnd
2008-2009 23-12 (10-8) 7th (Big East) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2007-2008 26-11 (11-7) 5th (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2006-2007 27-9 (9-7) 7th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NIT Champion
2005-2006 22-11 (11-5) 3rd (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2004-2005 24-11 (8-8) 7th (Big East) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2003-2004 16-14 (7-9) 8th (Big East) 1st Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2002-2003 14-15 (5-11) 11th (Big East) 1st Rnd N/A

2016-2017 West Virginia Mountaineers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jevon Carter All-Big 12 Second Team
Nathan Adrian All-Big 12 Third Team
Jevon Carter Big 12 Championship All-Tournament Team
Tarik Phillip Big 12 Championship All-Tournament Team
Jevon Carter Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year
Nathan Adrian Big 12 All-Defensive Team
Jevon Carter Big 12 All-Defensive Team
Tarik Phillip Big 12 Sixth Man Award

2016-2017 West Virginia Mountaineers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Carter D. Miles, Jr. E. Ahmad N. Adrian E. Macon
Rotation T. Phillip        
Lim PT J. Bolden T. Myers   L. West M. Bender
Lim PT J. Long C. Harler   S. Konate L. Routt
Lim PT       B. Watkins  

2016-2017 West Virginia Mountaineers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jevon Carter 36 31.8 13.3 4.9 3.8 2.5 0.2 1.8
Esa Ahmad 33 23.8 11.3 4.4 1.8 0.9 0.6 2.0
Nathan Adrian 36 30.4 9.7 6.0 2.9 1.3 0.5 1.6
Tarik Phillip 36 24.3 9.6 2.9 3.1 1.8 0.3 1.6
Daxter Miles, Jr. 32 20.8 8.8 2.2 1.7 1.3 0.1 0.8
Elijah Macon 34 15.9 6.4 4.1 0.6 0.2 0.4 0.9
Teyvon Myers 36 13.0 5.9 1.4 1.5 0.6 0.0 1.1
Lamont West 36 12.0 5.7 1.9 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.4
Brandon Watkins 35 12.0 4.3 2.8 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.6
Sagaba Konate 36 10.9 4.1 2.9 0.3 0.4 1.4 0.9
James Bolden 26 6.0 3.6 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.3
James Long 13 5.5 1.9 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.0 0.2
Maciej Bender 23 6.4 1.6 1.3 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.2
Chase Harler 16 5.9 1.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.2
Logan Routt 11 2.8 1.1 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.2

2016-2017 West Virginia Mountaineers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Bob Huggins Head Coach 2007-2008 Assistant Coach (West Virginia, 1977 to 1978)
Larry Harrison Associate Head Coach 2010-2011 Associate Coach (West Virginia, 2007 to 2010)
Erik Martin Assistant Coach 2007-2008 N/A
Ron Everhart Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Shane Lyons Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Josh Eilert Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 N/A
Randy Meador Athletic Trainer 2015-2016 N/A