2016-2017 St. John's Red Storm

2016-2017 St. John's Red Storm Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
1 Bashir Ahmed Jr SF 6-7 210 - New York (NY) United States John F. Kennedy High School
3 Amar Alibegovic Jr F 6-9 240 Mar 31, 1995 Rome Bosnia and Herzegovina / Italy N/A
23 Justin Cole Fr G 6-2 190 - Rockville Centre (NY) United States Archbishop Molloy High School
0 Malik Ellison So SF 6-6 215 Sep 17, 1996 Bryn Mawr (PA) United States Life Center Academy
20 Richard Freudenberg Fr F 6-9 200 Aug 31, 1998 Heidelberg Germany N/A
12 Elijah Holifield So G 6-3 185 - Atlanta (GA) United States Pace Academy
15 Marcus LoVett, Jr. Fr PG 6-0 175 Mar 4, 1996 Chicago (IL) United States Morgan Park High School
4 Federico Mussini So PG 6-2 170 Mar 12, 1996 Reggio Emilia Italy N/A
11 Tariq Owens So PF 6-11 220 Jun 30, 1995 Baltimore (MD) United States St. Vincent Pallotti High School
2 Shamorie Ponds Fr SG 6-1 165 Jun 29, 1998 Brooklyn (NY) United States Thomas Jefferson High School
35 Yankuba Sima So C 6-11 220 Jul 28, 1996 Girona Spain Arlington Country Day School
45 Darien Williams Sr PF 6-8 235 - San Francisco (CA) United States St. John Bosco High School
14 Kassoum Yakwe So PF 6-7 210 Oct 9, 1997 Bamako Mali / United States Our Savior New American School

St. John's Transfers Sitting Out 2016-2017

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Marvin Clark Jr. Jr F 6-7 225 Nov 3, 1994 Kansas City (MO) United States Michigan State
- Justin Simon So PG 6-5 205 May 6, 1996 Temecula (CA) United States Arizona

2016-2017 St. John's Red Storm Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. LoVett, Jr. S. Ponds M. Ellison K. Yakwe B. Ahmed
Rotation F. Mussini     T. Owens  
Rotation       D. Williams  
Lim PT   E. Holifield   R. Freudenberg Y. Sima
Lim PT   J. Cole   A. Alibegovic  

2016-2017 St. John's Red Storm Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Shamorie Ponds 20 33.4 17.1 5.0 3.2 1.8 0.4 1.9
Marcus LoVett, Jr. 17 32.8 16.4 3.5 3.6 0.8 0.0 2.8
Bashir Ahmed 20 25.7 12.3 5.5 1.4 0.6 0.3 2.8
Federico Mussini 17 20.1 8.4 2.0 0.8 0.6 0.0 1.3
Malik Ellison 20 24.4 8.2 3.0 3.0 0.9 0.1 1.5
Yankuba Sima 10 17.8 6.0 3.5 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.9
Tariq Owens 20 18.4 5.5 5.0 0.7 0.6 2.5 1.0
Kassoum Yakwe 20 21.1 4.0 3.5 1.0 0.2 2.4 0.8
Darien Williams 14 9.9 3.1 2.4 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.4
Elijah Holifield 5 2.0 1.8 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.4
Richard Freudenberg 17 10.6 1.5 1.9 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.7
Amar Alibegovic 15 8.9 1.3 1.9 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.7
Justin Cole 1 3.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 St. John's Red Storm Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Chris Mullin Head Coach 2015-2016 Advisor to the Chairman (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to )
Barry Rohrssen Associate Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Kentucky, 2014 to 2015)
Greg St. Jean Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Player Development Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2014 to 2015)
Matt Abdelmassih Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Iowa State, 2011 to 2015)
Mitch Richmond Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Special Assistant (St. John's, 2015 to 2016)
Kathleen Meehan Athletic Director 2016-2017 N/A
Mark Frotto Director of Sports Information 2012-2013 N/A
Dan Matic Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (South Alabama, 2013 to 2015)