2016-2017 Siena Saints

2016-2017 Siena Saints Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
31 Brett Bisping Sr F 6-8 234 - Morton (IL) United States Morton High School
2 Willem Brandwijk So F 6-8 229 Jul 31, 1995 Voorburg Netherlands Holderness School
15 Nico Clareth So SG 6-5 186 May 7, 1997 Baltimore (MD) United States Calvert Hall College High School
34 Kevin Degnan Jr FC 6-9 218 - Pearl River (NY) United States Pearl River High School
12 Andrew Dufort So G 6-0 166 - Saratoga Springs (NY) United States Hun School of Princeton
32 Evan Fisher So PF 6-8 246 - Owings Mills (MD) United States McDonogh School
35 Sammy Friday Fr PF 6-9 252 - Jersey City (NJ) United States St. Andrew's School
11 Thomas Huerter Fr SF 6-7 192 - Albany (NY) United States Cheshire Academy
24 Lavon Long Sr GF 6-7 222 - Columbia (MD) United States Oakland Mills High School
20 Jimmy Merrill Sr F 6-10 215 - Rensselaer Falls (NY) United States Columbia High School
0 Javion Ogunyemi Sr F 6-10 243 - Troy (NY) United States Troy High School
13 Khalil Richard Fr PG 6-0 188 - Snellville (GA) United States Shiloh High School
21 Ahsante Shivers Fr G 6-4 209 - Seat Pleasant (MD) United States Mt. Zion Prep
14 Kadeem Smithen So G 6-3 167 - Ajax Canada Thornlea Secondary School
1 Marquis Wright Sr G 6-1 161 - Waldorf (MD) United States North Point High School

Recent Siena Saints History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 17-17 (12-8) 3rd (MAAC) Runner Up N/A
2015-2016 21-13 (13-7) 3rd (MAAC) 3rd Rnd CBI 1st Rnd
2014-2015 11-20 (7-13) 8th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 20-18 (11-9) 5th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd CBI Champion
2012-2013 8-24 (4-14) 9th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 14-17 (8-10) 6th (MAAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 13-18 (8-10) 7th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 27-7 (17-1) 1st (MAAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2008-2009 27-8 (16-2) 1st (MAAC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2007-2008 23-11 (13-5) 1st (MAAC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2006-2007 20-12 (12-6) 3rd (MAAC) Runner Up N/A
2005-2006 15-13 (10-8) 4th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 6-24 (4-14) 10th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 14-16 (9-9) 6th (MAAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 21-11 (12-6) 3rd (MAAC) 3rd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd

2016-2017 Siena Saints Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Brett Bisping All-MAAC Second Team
Marquis Wright All-MAAC Second Team
Brett Bisping MAAC All-Tournament Team
Nico Clareth MAAC All-Tournament Team
Javion Ogunyemi MAAC All-Tournament Team
Marquis Wright MAAC All-Tournament Team
Marquis Wright MAAC Player of the Week (Nov 14, 2016)
Marquis Wright MAAC Player of the Week (Feb 13, 2017)

2016-2017 Siena Saints Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Wright A. Shivers L. Long B. Bisping J. Ogunyemi
Rotation   N. Clareth      
Lim PT K. Smithen   T. Huerter J. Merrill  
Lim PT K. Richard     S. Friday  
Lim PT       E. Fisher  
Lim PT       W. Brandwijk  

2016-2017 Siena Saints Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Marquis Wright 33 34.2 16.8 4.2 5.0 1.1 0.2 2.8
Javion Ogunyemi 34 32.1 14.0 5.7 1.2 0.6 1.9 1.9
Nico Clareth 22 25.1 13.7 3.6 1.4 1.1 0.4 2.2
Lavon Long 31 32.7 12.6 6.3 2.6 1.0 0.8 2.5
Brett Bisping 34 32.6 12.3 9.7 1.6 1.2 0.5 2.2
Ahsante Shivers 33 18.2 4.0 2.5 1.0 0.5 0.1 0.8
Khalil Richard 30 12.9 3.7 1.5 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.9
Kadeem Smithen 34 13.8 2.2 1.4 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.7
Evan Fisher 31 8.1 1.4 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3
Sammy Friday 26 4.2 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.1
Thomas Huerter 11 4.2 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3
Willem Brandwijk 15 3.3 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Jimmy Merrill 9 2.3 0.0 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 Siena Saints Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Jimmy Patsos Head Coach 2013-2014 Head Coach (Loyola (MD), 2004 to 2013)
Greg Manning Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Assistant Coach (Loyola (MD), 2008 to 2013)
Jordan Watson Assistant Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Abe Woldeslassie Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Director of Operations (Davidson, 2013 to 2016)
John D'Argenio Athletic Director 1993-1994 N/A
Ryan Harkins Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 N/A
Greg Dashnaw Head Athletic Trainer 1987-1988 N/A
Brian McElroy Assistant Athletic Trainer 2012-2013 N/A
Danielle Stabinski Assistant Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A